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OMAHA, Neb., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Transgenomic, Inc. (OTC/BB: TBIO) today announced the launch of the Nuclear Mitome Test, a genetic test to aid physicians in the diagnosis of mitochondrial disorders.
Almost all bacteria owe their structure to an outer cell wall that interacts closely with the supporting MreB protein inside the cell.
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have uncovered a potentially important new therapeutic target that could prevent stress-related cell death, a characteristic of neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's, as well as heart attack and stroke.
Cells, like ordinary households, produce "garbage" â€“ debris and dysfunctional elements â€“ that need disposal.
Salk scientists grow understanding of how photosynthesis is regulated.
How do genes control us?
Mitochondria are the body's energy producers, the power stations inside our cells.
Scientists have discovered a new component of mitochondria that plays a key part in their function.
MitoAction announces the second annual Sandra K. Russell Derby Day Benefit for Mito, a Derby Day fundraiser to support those who are battling mitochondrial disease. The benefit will be held on Saturday, May 7 from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Mandarin Oriental, Boston.
Whitehead Institute scientists report that two proteins once thought to have only supporting roles, are the true "stars" of the kinetochore assembly process in human cells.