- Software Tackles Protein Pathways
PathBLAST searches the yeast protein-protein interaction network to identify all protein interaction pathways that align with a pathway query.
- Timing Sleep And Wakefulness
Sleep homeostatic processes, which cause the urge to sleep to depend on prior amounts of sleep or wakefulness, influence the circadian clock.
- Fatty Recruiters
Scientists have discovered how T cells home to problem areas in the body.
- Uric Acid Signals Danger
Uric acid may signal the immune system to warn it of impending danger.
- Yellow Mice Help Pin-Point Gene Mutations
Researchers hope that a new genetic technique that helps pin-point mutations on specific chromosomes will help us to understand human gene function, and the role of genes in disease.
- Slimming Drug Explained
Scientists are beginning to understand how OEA, a naturally occurring compound that stops mice from overeating, has its effects.
- Key Blind Mice
Research highlights the importance of a DNA-degrading enzyme that helps developing lenses to remain clear.