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Packing flaws create 'sticky,' interactive proteins that spread in small populations.
How do genes control us?
Brandeis researchers have made a significant advance in the effort to understand amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) by successfully reversing the toxicity of the mutated protein in the familial type of the disease.
Several genes have been linked to ALS, with one of the most recent called FUS.
In a multicellular organism, different cells fulfill a range of diversified functions.
Researchers have identified a genetic mutation found in the Ohio Amish population as the cause of a fatal developmental disease in fetuses and infants.
Fetuses with defects in a molecular machine that edits information cells use to make proteins can develop a rare form of dwarfism.
FRAZER, Pa., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cephalon, Inc.
When vital proteins in our bodies are misfolded, debilitating diseases can result.
From neurosurgery to bar code readers, lasers have been used in a myriad of applications since they were first introduced in the late 1950's.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.