News tagged with molecular chaperone
Highly expressed in various cancers and known for its cytoprotective properties, TRAP1 protein has been identified as a potential target for antitumor treatments. As a result of the research conducted by Len Neckers, from ...
Cancer Apr 01, 2013 | not rated yet | 0 |
Preclinical, laboratory studies suggest a novel immunotherapy could potentially work like a vaccine against metastatic cancers, according to scientists at Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center. Results from ...
Cancer Feb 27, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Scientists at the Georgia Regents University Cancer Center have identified an Indian plant, used for centuries to treat inflammation, fever and malaria, that could help kill cancer cells.
Cancer Feb 14, 2013 | 4.3 / 5 (3) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and collaborators have discovered a powerful new protein in the eye of the fruit fly that may shed light on blinding diseases and other ...
Neuroscience Nov 17, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Scientists at Northwestern University report a surprising discovery that offers a possible new route for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases. In a study of the transparent roundworm C. elegans, they found that a gene ...
Medical research Aug 24, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Patients can essentially drown in their own fluids when trauma and infection prompt blood vessels to leak, flooding millions of air sacs in their lungs.
Medical research Aug 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Altering the body's metabolism could be an effective treatment for deadly liver cancer, researchers report.
Cancer Jul 06, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Scientists have shown a molecular chaperone is working like a waste management company to collect and detoxify high levels of toxic amyloid beta peptide found in Alzheimer's disease.
Medical research Jun 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0