Genomic & Biopharma News

Quantitative HDL Proteomics Identifies Peroxiredoxin-6 as a Biomarker of Human Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Nature, 2016-12-09 00:00:00

The defining DNA methylation signature of Floating-Harbor Syndrome

Nature, 2016-12-09 00:00:00

Ketogenesis contributes to intestinal cell differentiation

Nature, 2016-12-09 00:00:00

PinnacleHealth’s initiative helps reduce opioid prescriptions in primary care setting
PinnacleHealth Medical Group, a network of more than 200 primary care providers and specialists, singled out opioid abuse epidemic and initiated a formal opioid reduction program in 2014.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-08 23:55:14

New approach uses silicon-based photonic probe to deliver light deep within brain tissues
The ability to stimulate neural circuits with very high precision light to control cells -- optogenetics -- is key to exciting advances in the study and mapping of the living brain.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-08 23:44:47

Honeybee brain helps unravel mystery behind long-term memory formation
A breakdown of memory processes in humans can lead to conditions such as Alzheimer's and dementia.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-08 23:32:06

Research reveals opposing role for SNAP23 protein in endocrine and exocrine pancreas
Movement of secretory molecules, such as hormones and digestive enzymes, out of the cell is known as exocytosis. This process is guided by SNARE proteins, which help the fusion of secretory vesicles with the plasma membrane.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-08 23:25:46

QUT neuroscientist shows how brainpower could be key to mange stress and lose weight
A QUT neuroscientist internationally acclaimed for her research on alcohol and sugar addiction claims brainpower rather than willpower is the key to living healthily.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-08 23:18:34

Maintaining work routine can help reduce stress during wars or protracted states of emergencies
The calming power of work: adhering to work routine during the Second Lebanon War (2006) contributed to a reduction in stress.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-08 23:02:39