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Lab identifies new model to study connectivity in the developing brain - Medical Xpress


Medical Xpress
Dr. Francis, associate professor of neurobiology, details how NRX-1, the nematode equivalent to the neurexin protein in mammals, must be present for the formation of synaptic connections between specific types of neurons. In addition, the researchers ...

Cancer Causes Cell Defense Protein to Switch Sides - Technology Networks


Technology Networks
Moshe Oren of the Molecular Cell Biology Department and other scientists found in earlier studies that the p53 of the microenvironment cells contributes to this hostility, blocking the spread of the cancer. “This protective campaign probably often ...

BD Drives the Future of Immunology Research with Expanded Offerings for Simultaneous RNA and Protein Expression ... - PR Newswire (press release)


PR Newswire (press release)
To advance knowledge of the immune system, BD empowers immunology researchers with a range of tools for multi-omics analysis. The launch of the BD® AbSeq assay is the latest innovation in BD's single cell multi-omics portfolio. Over the last year, BD ...

Leptin, A Multifunctional Protein

Herndon - United States

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

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

Leptin and Resistin
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Information about studies in humans and mice.

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.

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

Leptin Reverses the Symptoms of a Rare Form of Diabetes
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Results of a 2002 NIH study.

Protein Analysis
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Offers identification and validation of proteins, drug targets and bio-markers using isotopic labelling and mass spectrometric analysis, including MALDI-MS, PMF, nanoLC-MS/MS.

The Protein Society
United States

Aims to promote international interactions among investigators in order to explore all aspects of protein molecules. Includes online journal and membership login.

Protein Science
United Kingdom

Serves as an international forum for publishing original reports on proteins in the broadest sense.