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Scientists document an organ-specific innate immune system

Scientists document an organ-specific innate immune system

Researchers identify novel agent that protects neurons involved in Parkinson's disease from being destroyed by rotenone

Researchers identify novel agent that protects neurons involved in Parkinson's disease from being destroyed by rotenone

Possible alternatives found for Vioxx and Celebrex

Possible alternatives found for Vioxx and Celebrex

Researchers clarify the mechanism by which drugs like Celebrex and Vioxx cause heart problems

Researchers clarify the mechanism by which drugs like Celebrex and Vioxx cause heart problems

Nimesulide fights breast cancer by targeting key enzyme

Nimesulide fights breast cancer by targeting key enzyme

First gene therapy human trial in the United States for a form of muscular dystrophy under way

First gene therapy human trial in the United States for a form of muscular dystrophy under way

Cholesterol-lowering drug might not promote healthy hearts

Cholesterol-lowering drug might not promote healthy hearts

Angiotension-converting enzyme inhibitors may reduce cardiovascular risk

Angiotension-converting enzyme inhibitors may reduce cardiovascular risk

Simple screening process opens door to treating rare metabolic diseases such as Tay-Sachs, Fabry and Gaucher syndromes

Simple screening process opens door to treating rare metabolic diseases such as Tay-Sachs, Fabry and Gaucher syndromes

Researchers identify the role of a protein in hemoglobin gene silencing

Researchers identify the role of a protein in hemoglobin gene silencing

New model of p53 regulation has important implications for the development of anticancer drugs

New model of p53 regulation has important implications for the development of anticancer drugs

St. John's wort and Echinacea increase activity of enzyme in the liver and intestine

St. John's wort and Echinacea increase activity of enzyme in the liver and intestine

Researchers unravel structure of important new drug target that could potentially treat SARS-infected patients

Researchers unravel structure of important new drug target that could potentially treat SARS-infected patients

New discovery could help improve some forms of chemotherapy

New discovery could help improve some forms of chemotherapy

Whole genome analysis of the protein kinases from Dictyostelium

Whole genome analysis of the protein kinases from Dictyostelium

Discovery of new human retrovirus

Discovery of new human retrovirus

Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy as an indicator of liver and biliary diseases

Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy as an indicator of liver and biliary diseases

Specific gene that could be responsible for metabolic diseases

Specific gene that could be responsible for metabolic diseases

Starvation activates MAP Kinase through the muscarinic acetylcholine pathway in Caenorhabditis elegans pharynx

Starvation activates MAP Kinase through the muscarinic acetylcholine pathway in Caenorhabditis elegans pharynx

Discovery of a new mechanism for the neurodegenerative effects of amphetamines

Discovery of a new mechanism for the neurodegenerative effects of amphetamines