With no cure available, Fragile X syndrome is the most common form of inherited intellectual disability. Individuals with the syndrome cannot produce enough of a protein—called the fragile X mental retardation protein (FMRP)—whose ...
Neuroscientists find that limiting a certain protein in the brain reverses Alzheimer's symptoms in mice
Limiting a certain protein in the brain reverses Alzheimer's symptoms in mice, report neuroscientists at MIT's Picower Intitute for Learning and Memory.
Miguel Andrade uses computational methods for studying gene and protein function with an emphasis on molecules related to human disease.