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Washington, Dec 09 (ANI): Researchers have manipulated key biological events in adult blood cells to produce a form of haemoglobin normally absent after the newborn period.
Protein that helps dissolve Alzheimer's plaque identified Dec 7, 1:33 pm
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a way of traversing the blood-brain barrier, as well as a similar physiological obstacle in the eye, the retinal-blood barrier.
Protein deficiency linked to flu resistance in mice Dec 6, 12:08 pm
Washington, Dec 06 (ANI): A new study has found that mice lacking a protein called Tmprss2 are resistant to certain flu viruses.
Washington, Dec 06 (ANI): Researchers have identified a biomarker for a cellular switch that accurately predicts which prostate cancer patients are likely to have their cancer recur or spread.
White sharks are remarkably similar to humans Dec 6, 9:46 am
Washington, Dec 06 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that many of the endangered great white shark's proteins involved in an array of different functions- including metabolism- match humans more closely than they do zebrafish, the quintessential fish model.
New affordable way to stabilize hemoglobin discovered Dec 5, 2:03 pm
Washington, Dec 05 (ANI): A research team has found a way to stabilize hemoglobin, the oxygen carrier protein in the blood, a discovery that could lead to the development of stable vaccines and affordable artificial blood substitutes.
Enzyme that could lead to better diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease identified Dec 4, 10:48 am
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): Researchers have identified an enzyme that could halt or possibly even reverse the build-up of toxic protein fragments known as plaques in the brains of mice with Alzheimer's disease.
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Researchers have identified a protein that causes loss of function in immune cells combating HIV.
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): A new study has revealed that there is an abnormal amount of an inflammatory protein called PAR2 in the abdominal fat tissue of overweight and obese humans and rats.
Washington, Dec. 3 (ANI): Researchers have explained why parasites carrying the deadliest form of malaria only infect humans, asserting that the interaction between a parasite protein, called RH5, and a receptor, called basigin, is essentially required for the invasion of red blood cells.
Protein resistant to superbugs discovered Dec 3, 10:27 am
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): In the war against superbugs, researchers have discovered a protein that can kill bacteria and can serve as a powerful antibiotic in the future.
Washington, Dec 01 (ANI): A team of researchers have discovered in a model of Alzheimer's disease that early accumulation of a small protein, known as amyloid beta, in the blood vessels of the brain can drive early cognitive impairment.
New technique could help block cancer growth Nov 30, 1:50 pm
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): Researchers at the Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have demonstrated a new mechanism involving a signaling protein and its receptor that could block the formation of new blood vessels and cancer growth.
Protein behind cancer spread identified Nov 30, 1:00 pm
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): A new study has found that cyclin D1, a protein that helps push a replicating cell through the cell cycle also mediates the processing and generation of mature microRNA (miRNA).
New gene breakthrough brings leukemia cure closer to reality Nov 27, 1:55 pm
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A team of researchers has identified a leukemia-specific stretch of DNA called an enhancer element that enables cancerous blood cells to proliferate in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), a devastating cancer that is incurable in 70 percent of patients.
Washington, Nov. 25 (ANI): Researchers have identified an immune cell protein that is critical to setting off the body's initial response against viral infection.
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Researchers have developed a more accurate way to calculate low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, the so-called 'bad' form of blood fat that can lead to hardening of the arteries and increase the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Protein coding 'junk genes' key to understanding cancer Nov 18, 9:39 am
Washington, Nov. 18 (ANI): Researchers have found close to one hundred novel human gene regions that code for proteins and a number of these regions are so-called pseudogenes, which may be linked to cancer.
Foods that may help you manage weight revealed Nov 18, 9:13 am
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Lean protein, satiety, low carbohydrates and fat burning are four buzzwords that are commonly associated with weight management.
New finding hints at how lifespan may be prolonged by a fifth Nov 15, 2:30 pm
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): Biologists have documented a direct association between insulin and life span, suggesting that blocking the activity of a protein complex activin can lengthen a fruit fly's life span by as much as 20 percent, which is about 10 days.
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A new study has revealed that eating high protein sausage and egg-based breakfast can help curb hunger throughout the morning, compared with a low-protein breakfast or skipping breakfast, in 18-55-year-old women.
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A new study has suggested that preeclampsia- a condition in pregnancy characterized by high blood pressure, sometimes with fluid retention and protein excretion in the urine- during pregnancy is a risk factor for developing kidney failure later in life.
Low salt, more vegetables key to heart and kidney health Nov 8, 2:25 pm
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A new study has found that reducing salt intake and increased consumption of vegetable protein provide clear benefits for the heart and kidney health of patients with chronic kidney disease.
'Human need for proteins blamed for overeating epidemic' Nov 7, 2:11 pm
Washington, Nov. 7 (ANI): The human need for protein is so powerful that they tend to overeat to consume more, according to a research.
Breastfeeding may prevent development of autism in kids Nov 7, 10:43 am
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): A new study has proposed that protein called insulin-like growth factor (IGF), which is delivered via breastfeeding, could help predict an infant's propensity to later develop autism.
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