Latest Calmodulin Stories
Some 5.8 million Americans suffer from heart failure, a currently incurable disease.
A Danish-British research team has discovered a turbo switch in the vital calcium pump in our body's cells.
That flutter in your heart may have more to do with the movement of sodium ions than the glance of a certain someone across a crowded room.
Using some of the most powerful nuclear magnetic resonance equipment available, researchers at the University of California, Davis, are making discoveries about the shape and structure of biological molecules -- potentially leading to new ways to treat or prevent diseases such as breast cancer and Alzheimer's disease.
A Cardiff University-led study has discovered that a protein provides protection against the effects of alcohol in the pancreas.
Aurora-A kinase (AurA) is an enzyme that is hyperactive in many cancers and drives tumor cell proliferation.
Current drugs used to treat heart failure and arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat) have limited effectiveness and have side effects.
EMBL scientists shed light on cellular communication systems involved in neurodegeneration, cancer and cardiovascular disease.
Using a new mathematical model of heart cells, University of Iowa investigators have shown how activation of a critical enzyme, calmodulin kinase II (CaM kinase), disrupts the electrical activity of heart cells.
Scientists from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a protein that may inhibit cellular movement, or migration.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).