Latest Ryanodine receptor Stories
Researchers at UC have found a potential genetic target for heart disease, which could lead to therapies to prevent the development of the nationâ€™s No. 1 killer in its initial stages.
Calcium regulates many critical processes within the body, including muscle contraction, the heartbeat, and the release of hormones.
Using the Canadian Light Source synchrotron and the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource, a team of researchers from the University of British Columbia has shed light on the ryanodine receptor, a structure within muscle cells that has been linked to life-threatening congenital heart conditions.
Findings could explain relationship between PCB exposure, neurodevelopmental disorders in children.
Research teams at Nihon Nohyaku Co., Ltd., Bayer CropScience and DuPont have developed two new classes of broad-spectrum insecticides that show promise as a safer and more effective way to fight pest insects that damage food crops.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.