Latest BMI1 Stories

2015-04-28 08:36:52

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc.

2013-06-18 13:52:00

A new study led by researchers at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC–James) has identified a biochemical pathway in cancer stem cells that is essential for promoting head and neck cancer.

2011-06-06 07:58:03

Researchers have discovered a way of eliminating leukemic stem cells, which could lead to new treatments that may help leukemia patients achieve complete remission.

2011-06-02 23:46:04

Researchers at King's College London have identified a way of eliminating leukaemic stem cells, which could lead to new treatments that may enable complete remission for leukaemia patients.

2011-03-02 07:00:00

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTC) today announced that it has identified a chemical series of molecules that penetrates the blood-brain barrier in animal models and reduces levels of BMI1, a protein linked to drug-resistant cancers.

2009-01-19 13:09:46

Canadian researchers have identified a gene that controls the normal and pathological aging of neurons in the central nervous system: Bmi1. A research team from the University of Montreal, Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory said the primary risk factor for diseases such as macular degeneration, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's is age.

2009-01-16 11:20:39

Will scientists one day be able to slow the aging of the brain and prevent diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's? Absolutely – once the genetic coding associated with neuronal degeneration has been unraveled.

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