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December 15, 2014
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Wie funktionieren unsere Muskeln?

ForscherInnen der MFPL liefern wichtige neue Einblicke in Muskelprotein ForscherInnen um Kristina Djinović-Carugo von den Max F. Perutz Laboratories (MFPL) der Universität Wien und der Medizinischen Universität Wien haben erstmals die molekulare Struktur und Steuerung des lebenswichtigen Muskelproteins α-Actinin aufgeklärt. … Continue reading

December 21, 2013
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Physicists explore fundamental laws of biological materials

Physicists at the University of Chicago and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, are uncovering the fundamental physical laws that govern the behavior of cellular materials. “We don’t have any tools or formalism to think about these types of materials, and … Continue reading

January 31, 2012
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In Lab, Pannexin1 Restores Tight Binding of Cells Lost in Cancer

*By studying tumor cell behavior in a novel “scaffold-free” 3-D system, researchers have determined that the protein Pannexin1 may play an important biomechanical role in binding tissues together, an effect that is lost in cancerous cells.* PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — … Continue reading

January 30, 2012
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They Know The Drool

*The search for biomarkers of disease in spit* It’s a researcher’s dream: a simple, noninvasive test to detect life-threatening cancer, heart disease, or other maladies while they’re still treatable. A team of University of Minnesota researchers is in hot pursuit … Continue reading