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5 hrs ago | TeleRead
As the row over takedown notices from academic publisher Elsevier already detailed in TeleRead continues to mushroom , a different perspective on the whole issue of open access research publication has surfaced from Randy Schekman, "investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and a Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in the ... (more)
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9 hrs ago | Toxicological Sciences
Fax: Huntington's disease is a polyglutamine-expansion disease associated to degeneration of striatal and cortical neurons.
From the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom ; Department of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Centre and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Oklahoma City ; Department of Pharmacology, New York Medical College, Valhalla ; Department ... (more)
A team led by a longtime Oregon Health & Science University researcher has demonstrated in mice what could be a revolutionary new technique to cure a wide range of human diseases - from cystic fibrosis to cataracts to Alzheimer's disease - that are caused by "misfolded" protein molecules.
In addition to Dr. West, Dr. Israeli subsidiary LifeMap Sciences, will give a presentation titled "LifeMap Discovery: An online database, integrating molecular and cellular information on embryonic development to improve stem cell research."
Descriptiona Neuronal polarity is an essential driving force that coordinates the choreography of neural development.
While many hundred candidate ATR substrates have been identified, the essential role of ATR in the replicative stress response has impeded the study of ATR kinase-dependent signalling.
It has been implicated in processing stalled replication forks and in repairing DNA double-strand breaks and inter-strand crosslinks.
Some 16,000 ailing Americans are waiting to receive a liver transplant. But due to a shortage of viable livers, it's likely that fewer than 7,000 transplants will be performed in 2013.
A scanning electron micrograph shows a nanopipette with a 100-nm-wide tip . A light micrograph shows the pipette penetrating a human fibroblast .
Do you want to live a longer life in good health? Simple practices can make some difference, such as exercise or calorie restriction.
From the Cardiovascular Biology Program, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City ; Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department and Cell Biology Department , University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City; Department of Tissue Morphogenesis, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, MA1 4nster, Germany ; and Faculty ... (more)
RUSTON - For the third year in a row, community college faculty from north Louisiana and south Arkansas gathered at Louisiana Tech University for a one-day professional development workshop focused on new discoveries and ethical conversations in stem cell research.
The key to treating cancer is to put a stop to the out-of-control cell growth that leads to tumor formation.