Latest Unfolded protein response Stories
A diagnosis of pancreatic cancer—the fourth most common cause of cancer death in the U.S.—can be devastating.
Memory improved in mice injected with a small, drug-like molecule discovered by UCSF San Francisco researchers studying how cells respond to biological stress.
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that tumor cells use stress signals to subvert responding immune cells, exploiting them to actually boost conditions beneficial to cancer growth.
Salk findings of a key genetic mechanism in plant hormone signaling may help save crops from stress and help address human hunger
Inflammation and cell stress play important roles in the death of insulin-secreting cells and are major factors in diabetes.
Researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center have uncovered a single molecule they say is a major determinant of resistance to anti-estrogen therapy used to treat or prevent breast cancer in high-risk women.
Researchers have discovered a single molecule that they say is a major cause of resistance to anti-estrogen therapy used to prevent or treat breast cancer in high-risk women.
Molecular geneticists call big boss proteins that switch on broad developmental or metabolic programs "master regulators," as in master regulators of muscle development or fat metabolism.
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