Mitochondrial Genetic Switch Important For Parkinson's Disease

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University of Leicester researchers have identified a genetic switch in the energy powerhouses of cells that could be a key target in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease.

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MOJO Hormone Found

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Imperial study shows Kisspeptin mediates increased sexual arousal by boosting activity in brain areas associated with sex and love.

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Do You Have A Games Console? You Could Be Solving The Structure Of Proteins

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Sjors Scheres solves the 3D structures of proteins. In this article, he tells us how Cryo-Electron Microscopy is shining new light on the workings of the protein machines in our cells.

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What Rings Do Medicinal Chemists Use, And Why?

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Investigation into the most common ring system and substitution patterns in the recent medicinal chemistry literature, as derived from the ChEMBL database.

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Leaf-Inspired Photomicroreactor Could Power A Step Change In The Chemical Industry

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We talk to Dr. Tim Noel about work and inspiration behind his group's latest design, a photomicroreactor.

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Therapeutic Potential of Vitamin B3 in Parkinson's Patients

Therapeutic Potential of Vitamin B3 in Parkinson's Patients

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Niacin/Vitamin B3 supplements are neuroprotective in a fruit-fly model of Parkinson's disease.

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FDA Approval For Phase I Trial of Gene-Edited Leukemia Therapeutic
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Cellectis granted investigational new drug approval from FDA to clinically test its off-the-shelf gene-edited candidate, UCART123.

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A Model for Dissecting Cancer Progression
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Mount Sinai researchers have created a novel model that shows the step-by-step progression from normal blood cells to leukemia and its precursor diseases.

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Revealing New Cancer Drug Targets
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Mapping a vast spider web of interactions between proteins in lung cancer cells may help us reach previously undruggable targets.

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