Liver Scarring Protein Identified in Breakthrough Study

News   May 19, 2017 | Original story from The Westmead Institute for Medical Research

 
Liver Scarring Protein Identified in Breakthrough Study

Professor Jacob George and Doctor Mohammed Eslam at the Westmead Institute have shown that variations in the interferon lambda 3 protein cause tissue damage in the liver. Credit: The Westmead Institute for Medical Research

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Using Saliva to Diagnose Zika

News

By analyzing the saliva of a pregnant mother infected with Zika and her twins, researchers were able to pinpoint the specific protein signature for Zika that is present in saliva, creating potential to use this signature as an effective way to screen for exposure.

READ MORE

Novel RNA Found to Control Ability of Heart Cells to Undergo Repair

News

Researchers discover a new molecule, ‘Singheart’, that may hold the key to triggering the regeneration and repair of damaged heart cells.

READ MORE

How Plants Turn Off Genes They Don’t Need

News

Research published in Nature Genetics has identified small sequences in plant DNA that act as signposts for shutting off gene activity,

READ MORE

 

Comments | 0 ADD COMMENT

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Proteomics & Metabolomics

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE