Latest Enzymes Stories
Cancer cells break down sugars and produce the metabolic acid lactate at a much higher rate than normal cells.
A new study demonstrates what researchers consider conclusive evidence that the red wine compound resveratrol directly activates a protein that promotes health and longevity in animal models.
In type 1 diabetes, the immune system destroys insulin-producing cells in the pancreas, but the precise cause has not been clear.
Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of late-life dementia.
Scientists from VIB and KU Leuven have discovered a new target molecule for the development of a treatment against Alzheimer's disease.
Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have tracked down a cancer-promoting protein's pathway into the cell nucleus and discovered how, once there, it fires up a glucose metabolism pathway on which brain tumors thrive.
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