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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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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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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The Pain Of The Poor

The Pain Of The Poor

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Medical Sociologist at University at Buffalo exposes a link between socio-economic status chronic pain sufferers in the US.

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Curing Blindness with CRISPR Genome Surgery
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Study proves that CRISPR-Cas9 can be delivered directly into the eye of the living animals and treat age-related macular degeneration efficiently and safely.

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Restoring the Biological Clock to Slow Cancer Growth
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In tumour cells with a repaired biological clock, tumour growth drops by nearly half.

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Building Better Cancer Models
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Study shows that the aberrant genetic signatures found in aggressive cancers are not random but reflect selective forces in tumor evolution.

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