Posts Tagged ‘molecular biology cell biology and biochemistry’

Going small: research reveals atomic-level changes in ALS-linked protein

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

A new study details the minute changes—down to the level of individual atoms—that cause a particular protein to form cell-damaging clumps associated with ALS and other diseases.

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Study furthers theory of aging

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

A new study led by Brown scientists advances a theory that links rogue elements of DNA called transposons to the health effects of aging.
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