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Researchers identify protein essential for making stem cells - Phys.org - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Researchers at the School of Medicine have identified a new protein critical to the production of induced pluripotent stem cells, or iPS cells.
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Proteomics studies on the basic biology of Alzheimer's, cancer and listeriosis - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Alzheimer's protease curates neuron surfaces. The brains of people with Alzheimer's disease contain many protein aggregates outside of cells, known as plaques. These are mainly made of the peptide amyloid-beta, which is released from the plasma ...

Researchers ID Crucial Stem Cell-Creating Protein - Bioscience Technology


Bioscience Technology
Blau, the Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Foundation Professor and director of the Baxter Foundation Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology, is the senior author of the research, which was published online July 16 in Nature Cell Biology. Postdoctoral scholar ...

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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Desensitized actomyosin blocks Ca2+-sensitivity of the natural one. Physiological Chemistry and Physics and Medical NMR, 32: 167-179, 2000.

Leptin
United States

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

Leptin and Resistin
United States

Information about studies in humans and mice.

Leptin in Diabetes, Univ. of Toronto
United States

Studying the influence of leptin on regulation of hypoglycemia by the HPA axis in diabetic rats.

Leptin Helps Body Regulate Fat
United States

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.

HHMI News: Chipping Away at Leptin's Effects
United States

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
United States

Results of a 2002 NIH study.

Protein Analysis
Germany

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.