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2011-10-12 11:30:23

Melatonin, best known for its role in sleep regulation, delayed the onset of symptoms and reduced mortality in a mouse model of Huntington's disease, say researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Harvard Medical School.

2011-10-11 20:28:33

Molecular DNA testing methods offer clinicians powerful tools that serve to confirm or identify disease diagnoses.

2011-09-28 10:16:44

Researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute have for the first time identified a 'programmed cell death' pathway in parasitic worms that could one day lead to new treatments for one of the world's most serious and prevalent diseases.

2011-09-27 18:01:28

A study by scientists at the University of California, San Diego and UC Irvine has identified an enzyme called a proteasome phosphatase that appears to regulate removal of damaged proteins from a cell.

2011-09-13 11:55:47

Researchers from Boston College have developed a new class of small molecule receptors capable of detecting a lipid molecule that reveals the telltale signs of cellular death, particularly cancer cells targeted by anti-cancer drugs.

2011-09-07 19:29:44

When it comes to the circuits that make up the olfactory system, it seems that less is more.

2011-07-25 08:15:00

CRANBURY, N.J., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cornerstone Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (www.cornerstonepharma.com), a leader in the growing field of cancer metabolism-based therapeutics, today announced the publication of a paper in The Journal of Molecular Medicine (http://tinyurl.com/3ugohzd) describing the selective inhibition of cancer cell energy metabolism by its novel lipoate derivative compounds.


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definiens
  • The word or words serving to define another word or expression, as in a dictionary entry.
The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.
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