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Sex steroid hormone fluctuations may have direct effects on eye ... - News-Medical.net


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Gender-based differences may influence several ocular conditions, suggesting that fluctuations in sex steroid homeostasis may have direct effects on eye physiology and the pathogenesis of conditions like Age-Related Macular Degeneration.

With $58M in hand, the startup team at Pandion sets their sights on a next-gen approach to immunology - Endpoints News


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And Pandion's objectives, inspired in part by co-founder and immunology expert David Sachs, “resonated with (chief scientist) Jo Viney and myself.” Viney was previously senior vice president of drug discovery and VP of immunology research for Biogen ...
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Tear Down That Paywall: The Movement to Make Ocean Research Free for All - News Deeply


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As ocean ecosystems decline and marine chemistry changes, many believe marine science doesn't have time to lose in sharing research more widely, whatever the means. Despite its urgency as a crisis discipline, a 2014 study found that fewer than 10 ...

HHMI News: Chipping Away at Leptin's Effects

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Information on how researchers have identified a number of genes that are specifically regulated by the hormone.

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HHMI News
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The Howard Hughs Medical Institute website contains news releases concerning many exciting new research finding from a variety of fields including microbiology

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina)
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Photographs of this bird, its nest and eggs, with a description and information on range, habitat and diet. Includes sound files.

HHMI's Blazing a Genetic Trail
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Research on mutant genes and hereditary diseases. Includes family studies, the Human Genome Project, how to conquer hereditary diseases like cystic fibrosis, key to basic genetics and a glossary.

HHMI Holiday Lectures on Science
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Webcast lectures on human genetics, cardiovascular biology, and the role of kidneys in hypertension; designed for high school students.

Leptin
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Physiologic effects, control of synthesis and secretion, and disease states.

HHMI Biomedical Research - Cell Biology
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A Cell Biology program from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to study cell structure and function in health and disease.

Leptin and Resistin
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Information about studies in humans and mice.

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Information on the gene considered to be the major player in the regulation of the body fat.

Leptin in Diabetes, Univ. of Toronto
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Studying the influence of leptin on regulation of hypoglycemia by the HPA axis in diabetic rats.

Leptin Helps Body Regulate Fat
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Results of a 1995 study showing how Leptin, a protein produced by fat, appears to play an important role in how the body manages its supply of fat.