Role of Immune System in Promoting Digestive Health
Study shows that the immune system helps to promotes digestive health by fostering community of “good” gut bacteria.
Nanodiamonds Deliver Cancer Drug To Kill Chemoresistant Cancer Stem Cells More Effectively
Delivery of Epirubicin by nanodiamonds resulted in a normally lethal dosage of Epirubicin becoming a safe and effective dosage for treatment of liver cancer.
Metabolic Mystery Solved, Lending Insight Into Lafora Disease
Scientists at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine have determined how an enzyme essential for energy metabolism functions, solving a mystery eluding molecular biologists for decades.
New Discoveries In Primary Pathway for Neurological Diseases
Discovery could lead to new drug design for neurodegenerative diseases.
Gene Changes That Affect Brain Size Identified
The identity of eight common mutations may one day reveal more about Alzheimer’s, autism and other neurological disorders.
New Revolutionary Culturing Technique for Liver and Pancreas
Culturing of mini-guts from single mouse intestine stem cells.
Noisy Data Facilitates Investigation of Breast Cancer Gene Expression
Study tested the potential of denoising autoencoders to identify and extract complex patterns from genomic data.
Major Study Links Gene to Drug Resistance in Testicular Cancer
Researchers used a genetic technique called whole-exome sequencing to examine tumour samples.
New 'Systems Genetics' Study Identifies Possible Target For Epilepsy Treatment
A single gene that coordinates a network of about 400 genes involved in epilepsy could be a target for new treatments, according to research.
First Major Analysis Of Human Protein Atlas Published
A research article published in Science presents the first major analysis based on the Human Protein Atlas, including a detailed picture of the proteins that are linked to cancer, the number of proteins present in the bloodstream, and the targets for all approved drugs on the market.