Typical Phospho-form Abundance Profile of Cellular ERK Discovered by Quantitative UPLC-MS
Wolf Lehmann, German Cancer Research Center, speaking at Systems Biology Europe 2012 Date Posted: Sunday, April 07, 2013
New Gold Standard to Improve Cancer Genome Analysis When various labs are asked to investigate cancer cell genomes in search of mutations, their results can sometimes show significant variations, a team of scientists from the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) found out in a worldwide interlaboratory test. Monday, December 14, 2015Tolerant Immune System Increases Cancer Risk Researchers have found that individuals with high immunoCRIT ratios may have an increased risk of developing certain cancers. Thursday, October 08, 2015Lemon Juice and Human Norovirus Citric acid may prevent the highly contagious norovirus from infecting humans, scientists discovered from the German Cancer Research Center. Thursday, August 27, 2015
Retractable Protein Nanoneedles The ability to control the transfer of molecules through cellular membranes is an important function in synthetic biology; a new study from researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering and Harvard Medical School (HMS) introduces a novel mechanical method for controlling release of molecules inside cells.Leukemia’s Surroundings Key to its Growth Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have discovered that a type of cancer found primarily in children can grow only when signaled to do so by other nearby cells that are noncancerous.Common Cell Transformed into Master Heart Cell By genetically reprogramming the most common type of cell in mammalian connective tissue, researchers at the University of Wisconsin—Madison have generated master heart cells — primitive progenitors that form the developing heart.‘Smelling’ Prostate Cancer A research team from the University of Liverpool and the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has reached an important milestone towards creating a urine diagnostic test for prostate cancer that could mean that invasive diagnostic procedures that men currently undergo eventually become a thing of the past.Genetic Mutation that Prevents Diabetes Complications The most significant complications of diabetes include diabetic retinal disease, or retinopathy, and diabetic kidney disease, or nephropathy. Both involve damaged capillaries.A Crystal Clear View of Biomolecules Fundamental discovery triggers paradigm shift in crystallography.Could the Food we Eat Affect Our Genes? Almost all of our genes may be influenced by the food we eat, according to new research.NIH Seeks Research Applications to Study Zika in Pregnancy, Developing Fetus Institute has announced that the new effort seeks to understand virus effect on reproduction and child development.Iron in the Blood Could Cause Cell Damage Concentrations of iron similar to those delivered through standard treatments can trigger DNA damage within 10 minutes, when given to cells in the laboratory. Neanderthal DNA Influences Human Disease Risk Large-scale, evolutionary analysis compares genetic data alongside electronic health records.