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HSSC zoology paper leaked 30 minutes before exam - The News International (blog)


The News International (blog)
The first paper of the Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) annual examinations 2018, which kicked off in the city on Tuesday, was leaked 30 minutes before the start of the exam. Earlier, many news channels reported that the question paper of ...

Spider venom to treat paralysis - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Each cell membrane has ion channels - protein pores that selectively conduct ions in and out of the cell. Due to their work membrane became electrically charged and has some transmembrane potential. At rest the potential kept on the same level. But ...

Key tethering protein found to transport cellular cholesterol - Phys.org - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Despite its less-than-stellar reputation in the news, cholesterol is an essential molecule for living things. It serves as the building block for hormones and gives shape to the membranes that enclose cells and their internal parts (Fig.1 ...

Ion Channels and Thyroid Hormones

Atlanta - United States

Research in the modulation of synaptic function by hormones and their non-genomic action in the amphibian neuromuscular junction, at the Department of Physiology, UCC, Bayamon, PR.

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Pharmacological studies with potassium channel openers, targeting mitochondria, sarcoplasmic reticulum and zymogen granules. Nclides lectures, posters, publications, funding, and staff contacts in Warsaw, Poland.

Ligand-Gated Ion Channel Database
United Kingdom

LGICdb is a curated repository of genes coding for subunits of Ligand-Gated Ion Channels.

Ion Channel, Biophysics and Electrophysiology Resources
United States

Structures, patents, research laboratory rankings, news, jobs resource.

Plant Hormones
United Kingdom

Information on plant hormones from the University of Bristol, UK.

Hormones and Cytokines
United States

Overview of regulation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis by cytokines: actions and mechanisms of action.

Hormones of the Reproductive System
United States

Discusses female and male sex hormones.

An Outline of an Alternative Theory of Plant Hormones
United States

This site lists Plant Hormones and their characteristics and goes on to try to provide unifying 'reasons' for their effects. It is not part of current scientific thinking.

Female Hyenas and Male Hormones, A Strange Combination
United States

Article on the "masculinized" female spotted hyena, and how this strange anatomy both helps and hinders her ability to raise cubs.