Genomic & Biopharma News

Study provides new understanding of silent gene changes and genetic complexity of cystic fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis is a common life-shortening inherited disease that affects over 70,000 people worldwide, the majority of whom are children and young adults.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-05-19 01:01:48

Researchers show how cancer therapy works in different way to destroy tumor cells
Antibodies to the proteins PD-1 and PD-L1 have been shown to fight cancer by unleashing the body's T cells, a type of immune cell.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-05-19 00:52:00

Protein that helps regulate childhood growth could become possible target for anticancer therapies
The path to understanding what goes wrong in cancer could benefit from a detour through studies of rare childhood diseases.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-05-19 00:39:51

Fetal alcohol exposure reduces taste system's responsiveness to bitter flavor and burning sensation
A new study suggests that fetal alcohol exposure reduces the taste system's responsiveness to the bitter flavor and burning sensation of many varieties of alcoholic beverages.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-05-19 00:25:48

New finding could lead to more effective treatment decisions for younger colorectal cancer patients
Younger colon cancer patients appear to have more than three times as many mutations in their tumors as older patients, which could lead to more effective treatment decisions, say researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-05-19 00:01:59

Optimized fragmentation schemes and data analysis strategies for proteome-wide cross-link identification

Nature, 2017-05-19 00:00:00

Mistranslation can enhance fitness through purging of deleterious mutations

Nature, 2017-05-19 00:00:00

Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy reveals a cooperative unfolding of monomeric amyloid-? 42 with a low Gibbs free energy

Nature, 2017-05-19 00:00:00

2-Hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin (HP?CD) reduces age-related lipofuscin accumulation through a cholesterol-associated pathway

Nature, 2017-05-19 00:00:00