Latest Integral membrane proteins Stories
Take a muscle cell, modify it over millions of years, and you end up with an exciting and literally shocking evolutionary result: the electric fish.
Scientists have bioengineered, in neurons cultured from rats, an enhancement to a cutting edge technology that provides instant control over brain circuit activity with a flash of light.
Nearly a decade ago, the era of optogenetics was ushered in with the development of channelrhodopsins, light-activated ion channels that can, with the flick of a switch, instantaneously turn on neurons in which they are genetically expressed.
A team of researchers from Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), Weill Cornell Medical College, and Brandeis University has devised a wholly new approach to the treatment of Alzheimer's disease involving the so-called retromer protein complex.
Alzheimer's disease, the primary cause of dementia in the elderly, imposes a tremendous social and economic burden on modern society.
The findings from The Scripps Research Institute may lead to new insights into immune deficiency, stroke and diabetes. La Jolla, California (PRWEB) April 10,
Networked nerve cells are the control center of organisms.
ChanTest announces the unveiling of new, ground-breaking assays in ion channel research to support more efficient and cost-effective drug discovery at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) Annual Meeting
LEARN Project will Track Cognitive Change in a Comparison Group of Older Individuals, and Initiate the First Tau Imaging Study in a Longitudinal Prevention Trial CHICAGO, March 5,
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.