Protein Provides Emergency Aid Friday, June 12, 2015 Scientists have characterized a small heat shock protein responsible for embryonic development in the Caenorhabditis elegans nematode.The Perfect Partnership: Research & Industry; Software & Instrumentation. It really starts to come together at ASMS 2015 Thursday, June 11, 2015 Collaboration and knowledge-sharing were evident everywhere: on the bus, in the hallways and in the bars. This article aims to capture this theme and share with you some of the fruits of this coming together of science and industry. Improving HIV Vaccines Thursday, June 11, 2015 Researchers have identified a protein that could improve the body’s immune response to HIV vaccines and prevent transmission of the virus.Researchers Use Nanotubes to Better Understand Diseases Wednesday, June 10, 2015 Researchers in UC’s Department of Cancer Biology are collaborating with material scientists from the University of Houston to create and use nanotubes to capture and understand the regulation of proteins involved in a variety of diseases.Detecting Disease with Intelligent Bacteria Tuesday, June 09, 2015 Researchers from the French Institute of Health and Research and the French National Centre for Scientific Research believe they have assembled the appropriate synthetic biological systems within bacterial hosts to detect disease biomarkers.Blueprinting Cell Membrane Proteins Monday, June 08, 2015 Recent breakthrough will make the blueprinting process faster, easier and cheaper, and should have major implications in the field of drug discovery and development. How Salmonella Organizes its Invasion Monday, June 08, 2015 A new study from the Institute of Food Research has uncovered a mechanism by which Salmonella bacteria organise the expression of genes required for infection.
Silencing the Biological Clock Friday, June 05, 2015 A protein associated with many kinds of cancer cells was found to suppress the circadian clock, with implications for cancer biology and the workings of the clock itself.New Degradation Proteins Show Route to Cell Survival Thursday, June 04, 2015 Researchers reveal two proteins that induce degradation of certain cell constituents to help cell survival under nutrient-limiting conditions.