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  1. DNA safeguard may be key in cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... stem cells (ESCs) retain their identity also promotes DNA repair, according to a study in The Journal of Cell Biology. The findings raise the possibility that the protein, Sall4, ... (PhysOrg.com) -- Like a scout that runs ahead to spot signs of ...

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  2. Biomolecular force generation based on the principle of a gas springRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business

    ... - Center for Molecular Bioengineering at TU Dresden, and group leader at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics) has now been able to show that a well-known principle of physics is also relevant in biology: Weakly binding ...

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  3. Weak ergodicity breaking of receptor motion in living cells stemming from random diffusivityRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... behavior. These findings have stimulated new questions for their implications in statistical mechanics and cell biology. Is nonergodicity a common strategy shared by living systems? Which physical mechanisms generate it? What are its implications ...

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  4. Non-viral gene therapy provides relief for diabetics with constant foot painRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... their ability to perceive a very, very light touch." Kessler is the Ken and Ruth Davee Professor of Stem Cell Biology in the department of neurology and a professor in the department of pharmacology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of ...

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  5. Pop-up playgrounds fold themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    ... silicon used to build them is just 0.001mm thick. That means they could be particularly useful in a cell biology laboratory - offering a "functional interface" with a growing tissue of cells. "In some ways, it's exploratory, academic research, to ...

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  6. Electrophysiology, Stem Cell Biology FellowRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nature Neuroscience

    We are looking for outstanding candidates to join the Lab of Stem Cell Biology and Neurodegeneration lead by Dr. Evangelos Kiskinis at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Neurology at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. Positions are available at the Postdoctoral Level.

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  7. Biomolecular force generation based on principle of a gas springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... -- Center for Molecular Bioengineering at TU Dresden, and group leader at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics) has now been able to show that a well-known principle of physics is also relevant in biology: Weakly binding ...

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  8. Neuropathy: Relief for diabetics with painful conditionRead the original story

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... their ability to perceive a very, very light touch." Kessler is the Ken and Ruth Davee Professor of Stem Cell Biology in the department of neurology and a professor in the department of pharmacology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of ...

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  9. 'Stem Cell' Test Could Identify Most Aggressive Breast CancersRead the original story

    Thursday | Bioscience Technology

    ... and to use these to develop a new genetic test." Study co-author Professor Clare Isacke, Professor of Molecular Cell Biology at the ICR, said: "Cancer cells can behave very much like stem cells - but stem cells gone bad. They find a way to activate ...

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  10. A Faustian bargainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    HUNTINGTON'S disease is awful. It slowly robs its victims of mobility, wits and emotions.

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  11. Understanding how the stomach responds to injury could help target therapy against gastric damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurekAlert!

    ... of themes in gastroenterology, hepatology and pancreatology. The journal reports the latest advances in cell biology, immunology, physiology, microbiology, genetics and neurobiology of gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, and pancreatic health and ...

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  12. New genetic syndrome found, tied to errors in 'master switch' during early developmentRead the original story

    Thursday | Medical News Today

    ... timing can disturb normal development in a variety of ways. "Because the SEC involves such a crucial process in cell biology, it has long been a focus of study, particularly in cancer ," said Krantz. "CHOPS syndrome is the first example of a human ...

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  13. Persevering past roadblocks to build promising Ebola vaccineRead the original story

    Thursday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    It took 16 years of twists and turns. Over and over, Dr. Nancy Sullivan thought she was close to an Ebola vaccine, only to see the next experiment fail.

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  14. Desmoplakin's tail gets the messageRead the original story

    Thursday | Medical News Today

    Cells control the adhesion protein desmoplakin by modifying the tail end of the protein, and this process goes awry in some patients with arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy, according to a study in The Journal of Cell Biology . Desmoplakin normally resides at cell-to-cell junctions , but in cells that can't modify it , it associates with intermediate filaments .

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  15. Sall4 is required for DNA repair in stem cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News Today

    A protein that helps embryonic stem cells retain their identity also promotes DNA repair, according to a study in The Journal of Cell Biology . The findings raise the possibility that the protein, Sall4, performs a similar role in cancer cells, helping them fix DNA damage to survive chemotherapy .

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  16. Replicating reoviruses with a transgene replacing the codons for the head domain of the viral spikeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gene Therapy

    Correspondence: Professor RC Hoeben, Department of Molecular Cell Biology, S1-P, Leiden University Medical Center, Einthovenweg 20, PO Box 9600, Leiden 2300 RC, The Netherlands. E-mail: r.c.hoeben@lumc.nl The capacity to modify the reovirus genome facilitates generation of new therapeutic reoviruses.

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  17. Circulating Cells Contribute to Cardiomyocyte Regeneration After InjuryRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Circulation

    From the Institute of Basic Medical Sciences and Institute of Molecular Medicine , College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan; Department of Surgery and Department of Radiation Oncology , National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan; National Institute of Cancer Research, National Health Research Institutes, Tainan, Taiwan ; Division of Stem Cell Therapy, Center for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan ; and Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan . Correspondence to Patrick C.H. Hsieh, MD, PhD, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, 128, Academia Rd, Section 2, Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan.

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  18. Genome replication may hold clues to cancer evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... quickly. Getting a handle on those adaptations could help in cancer diagnosis and treatments. Using genomics, cell biology, evolutionary theory, and mathematical modeling, Selmecki's research captured the attention of the American Cancer Society, ...

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  19. The miR-322-TRAF3 Circuit Mediates the Pro-apoptotic Effect of High Glucose on Neural Stem CellsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Toxicological Sciences

    ... China Medical University, Shenyang 110004, China, a Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and A Cell Biology Group, Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201 a 1To whom correspondence ...

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  20. Sygnis Ag Signs Initial Distribution Agreement For The Asian Market ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | BioSpace

    Distribution agreement for Japan, the second largest life science market in the world today FUNAKOSHI is a leading Japanese life science distributor with focus on molecular biology, protein research, cell biology and diagnostics TruePrimea family for whole genome amplification without the need of synthetic random primers on stock and ready for distribution in Japan Madrid, Spain and Heidelberg, Germany, March 04, 2015 - SYGNIS AG today announced that it has signed an non-exclusive distribution agreement for SYGNIS' TruePrimea family with FUNAKOSHI Co. Ltd. for the Japanese market.

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