Latest Organelles Stories
Cells ingest proteins and engulf bacteria by a gymnastic, shape-shifting process called endocytosis.
Proteins, unlike diamonds, aren't forever.
By working with mouse and fruit fly hearts, researchers at Washington University (WUSTL) School of Medicine, St. Louis identified a key protein that has a connection with Parkinson’s disease and heart failure.
Current wisdom says that cells are closed entities that communicate through the secretion of soluble signalling molecules.
A major factor in the advance of heart disease is the death of heart tissue, a process that a team of scientists at Temple University School of Medicine's (TUSM) Center for Translational Medicine think could be prevented with new medicines.
A new hypothesis has been developed by researchers in Bochum on how Alzheimer's disease could occur.
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