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Immunology Research Set to Change after Study Shows T-Cell ... - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News


Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Researchers find that T-cell receptors act alone, rather than interact with one another, for effective immune signaling.
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T cell antigen receptors act alone: Longstanding immunological mystery solved - EurekAlert (press release)


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The study has now been published in the journal Nature Immunology. New insights with the help of special developed research techniques. Prof. Johannes Huppa, Immunologist from the Medical University Vienna, and Mario Brameshuber, biophysicist from the ...

Discovery Suggests Specialized Cells Help Rewire Addicted Brain - UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences News


UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences News
“Most therapies have focused on the blocking or activating of receptors that bind drugs like heroin,” notes Dietz, interim chair and associate professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology and a faculty member with UB's neuroscience ...

Receptors, Signaling and Proteomics

Ottawa - Canada

Research on growth factor transforming and GPI-linked receptors, with links to relevant references. Includes profiles of group members at NRC Biotechnology Research Institute, Canada.

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United States

Clear, concise explication of the differences between transmitters and their chemical makeup.

Imgenex: Toll-like Receptors
United States

Provides information on research being done into the regulatory T cells which act to suppress activation of the immune system and maintain immune system homeostasis and tolerance to self-antigens.

Signal Transduction - Receptors, Mediators and Genes
Germany

Journal for critical discussions in the multifaceted field of signal transduction mechanisms.

Redox Signaling
United States

Overview the role of free radicals and other electronically-activated as cellular messengers, and its relevance to human disease conditions in stroke and alopecia.

BioCarta: Signaling Pathways
United States

Research-oriented biotech company; website offers illustrations and charts of pathways in metabolism, signal transduction, and immunology.

Cell Signaling Pathways
United States

Educational resource to browse or download powerpoint slides, on apoptosis, cell cycle, cytokines, growth factors, gene regulation, ion channels, neurotransmission, and the role of nitric oxide. Links to technical support and customer services of Sigma-Aldrich Co.

Cell Signaling Technology, Inc.
United States

Phospho-specific Antibodies and other Innovative Discovery Tools for Cell Signaling Research.

Canada

Web-based software for creating, editing, annotating, and storing biological signaling pathways, doing consistency checks when integrating data from multiple sources, producing biomolecular network maps, and integrating pathways with protein-protein interaction data.

United States

Guide to bioinformatic resources and annotations from San Francisco State University.

United Kingdom

Introduction to the micromanipulated delivery of zymosan, links to publications, and profiles of members in Department of Surgery, UWCM, Cardiff, Wales.