Latest Mitogen-activated protein kinase Stories

2013-07-09 21:28:55

Brain cancer is the primary cause of cancer mortality in children.

2013-04-22 14:18:26

A protein which is intimately involved in cancer-promoting cell signaling also keeps a key component of the signaling pathway tied down and inactive.

2013-02-19 15:34:00

A study by a leading Alzheimer's researcher at the University of Kentucky provides new evidence that will help researchers home in on the molecular mechanisms involved in inflammation of the central nervous system (CNS) and aid drug-development strategies for treating inflammatory neurological diseases.

2011-11-07 11:44:27

In many pharmaceutical company and university laboratories, scientists are looking closely at kinase complexes because the enzymes play key roles in essential cell functions.

2011-10-17 21:59:09

Researchers at Emory University School of Medicine have identified a set of genes that act in muscles to modulate aging and resistance to stress in fruit flies.

2009-04-10 07:59:43

Scientists have developed a new approach for surveying phosphorylation, a process that is regulated by critical cell signaling pathways and regulates several key cellular signaling events.

2009-03-17 07:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Semafore Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2008-06-24 03:00:08

By Rudd, Jason J Keon, John; Hammond-Kosack, Kim E Many race- or isolate-specific disease resistance responses of plants toward pathogens (incompatible interactions) invoke hypersensitive response (HR)-like programmed cell death (PCD) and the coordinated activation of mitogen-activated protein kinases homologous with Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) AtMPK6 and AtMPK3 (or tobacco [Nicotiana tabacum] SIPK and WIPK), respectively.

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