Cell Biology Newswire

Cell Biology Newswire

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  1. When targeting cancer genes, home in on the one percentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... them from using that mRNA to make protein," said Jamie Cate, a UC Berkeley professor of molecular and cell biology and of chemistry and leader of the study. "Because this binding protein is not used for general translation - not every mRNA uses this ...

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  2. Study in Mice Suggests Stem Cells Could Ward Off GlaucomaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... over time would be viable. The researchers plan to continue studying the approach. Kuehn leads the Glaucoma Cell Biology Laboratory at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, and is an investigator at the Center for the Prevention and ...

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  3. Monitoring cell fatesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    In biological terms, a cell is the smallest functional entity of living organisms. The human body contains an enormous number of cells: somewhere in the region of 10 to 100 trillion, depending on a person's size and weight.

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  4. Mouse antibodies pinpoint Zika's weak spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... publishes findings of unusual significance in any area of experimental biology, including but not limited to cell biology, molecular biology, neuroscience, immunology, virology and microbiology, cancer, human genetics, systems biology, signaling, ...

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  5. The stringent factor RelA adopts an open conformation on the ribosome to stimulate ppGpp synthesisRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Nucleic Acids Research

    Present address: Agata L. Starosta, Centre for Bacterial Cell Biology, Institute for Cell and Molecular Biosciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. Under stress conditions, such as nutrient starvation, deacylated tRNAs bound within the ribosomal A-site are recognized by the stringent factor RelA, which converts ATP and GTP/GDP to ppGpp.

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  6. Better understanding of glucosamine action may help to avoid birth defects in diabetic pregnanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... HMS associate professor of medicine (physiology) and an investigator in the Section on Islet and Regenerative Cell Biology at Joslin. Moreover, her work suggests an approach to developing stem cells that might help to strengthen future regenerative ...

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  7. UMD Researchers Discover a Way That Animals Keep Their Cells IdenticalRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Roundworms with a disabled eri-1 gene experience variable expression from high-copy DNA but not from low-copy DNA in their intestinal cells. Credit: Antony Jose "Cells can look the same and behave the same, but how? We've now proposed an answer that could help advance our understanding of age-related diseases."

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  8. Animation library to increase science literacy in VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research will embark on an exciting new project to create a free online database of more than 100 scientifically accurate 3-D biomedical animations Addressing a strong demand within the STEM community for meaningful and accessible education tools -- especially around complex topics, the project will offer valuable teaching and learning resources to schools and universities teaching biomedical science. Leading the project is award-winning Walter and Eliza Hall Institute biomedical animator Dr Drew Berry.

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  9. Fate Therapeutics Announces Issuance Of U.S. Patent On Compositions...Read the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    ... intellectual property portfolio and nearly a decade of research and development expertise in pluripotent cell biology, Fate Therapeutics is advancing a disruptive cancer immunotherapy platform to efficiently derive homogeneous populations of ...

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  10. Kite Pharma Licenses Enabling Technology For The Development Of...Read the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    ... at UCLA. She is also a Co-director of the Broad Stem Cell Research Center and Director of the Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to develop into many ...

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  11. NASA International Space Station On-Orbit Status 25 July 2016Read the original story

    Monday | Space Ref

    ... Mouse Epigenetics Maintenance Operations: The crew refilled water in the Mouse Habitat Cage Unit located in the Cell Biology Experiment Facility (CBEF). The Mouse Epigenetics investigation studies altered gene expression patterns in the organs of ...

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  12. An information theoretic method to identify combinations of genomic...Read the original story

    Monday | CiteULike

    Journal of molecular cell biology , Vol. 7, No. 3. , pp. 203-213, doi:10.1093/jmcb/mjv026 Tumors are the result of accumulated genomic alterations that cooperate synergistically to produce uncontrollable cell growth.

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  13. Sub-set of stem cells found to minimize risks when used to treat damaged heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... damaged cardiac tissue because they don't contract strongly enough, according to a study in The Journal of Cell Biology. The study, "Coupling Primary and ... An investigational stem cell therapy derived from patients' own blood marrow significantly ...

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  14. A systematic framework to derive N-glycan biosynthesis process and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BioMed Central

    ... and aminated glycans reduction [ ]. However, these traditional and qualitative methods in biochemistry or cell biology research do not provide a detailed understanding of the complex glycosylation mechanism quantitatively. ]. In this regard, the ...

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  15. Third Rock-backed Fulcrum Therapeutics launchesRead the original story

    Sunday | Chemical & Engineering News

    ... the small-molecule epigenetics firm Epizyme. Most of those hires will be scientists, including experts in iPS cell biology, bioinformatics and computational biology, and translational medicine. Researchers in that last area - who are moving ...

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  16. The quantified cell.Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | CiteULike

    ... at the microscopic scale? A 2014 Flamholz et al. This article is distributed by The American Society for Cell Biology under license from the author(s). Two months after publication it is available to the public under an ...

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  17. Cell Surface Area Regulation and Membrane TensionRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | CiteULike

    The beautifully orchestrated regulation of cell shape and volume are central themes in cell biology and physiology. Though it is less well recognized, cell surface area regulation also constitutes a distinct task for cells.

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  18. The Healthy WAAY with Erin Dacy: Resolution revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WAAY

    ... Cryo-Electron Microscope Center in Dallas, the first of its kind in America. Dr. Sandra Schmid, the Chair of Cell Biology at U.T. Southwestern said, "So the microscopes that we've now put into place at U.T. Southwestern will allow us to image at the ...

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  19. The Race against Protease Activation Defines the Role of ESCRTs in HIV BuddingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | CiteULike

    ... membrane and this mechanistic view of ESCRTs has shaped our understanding of their function in almost all cell biology. In this manuscript, we present a full kinetic analysis of HIV virion release under all known mutations in Gag that affect ...

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  20. Spermidine alleviates experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Cell Death and Differentiation

    1Key Laboratory of Stem Cell Biology, Institute of Health Sciences, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine (SJTUSM), Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences (SIBS), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Shanghai 200025, China ...

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