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Fibroblasts are connective tissue cells which secrete an extracellular matrix rich in collagen and other macromolecules.
New antiviral mechanism of action for an FDA-approved thiopurine known as 6-thioguanine

New antiviral mechanism of action for an FDA-approved thiopurine known as 6-thioguanine

Signal transduction via the EGFR pathway likely to be involved in lenvatinib resistance

Signal transduction via the EGFR pathway likely to be involved in lenvatinib resistance

Biological effects of nanoplastics in paints

Biological effects of nanoplastics in paints

Cancer cells produce small amount of collagen that impacts tumor microbiome and immunity

Cancer cells produce small amount of collagen that impacts tumor microbiome and immunity

Men with hematopoietic mosaic loss of Y chromosome have worse prognosis for heart failure

Men with hematopoietic mosaic loss of Y chromosome have worse prognosis for heart failure

Mosaic loss of Y chromosome increases risk for heart failure and cardiac fibrosis in men

Mosaic loss of Y chromosome increases risk for heart failure and cardiac fibrosis in men

Scientists use single cell techniques to uncover a central dichotomy for colorectal cancer cells

Scientists use single cell techniques to uncover a central dichotomy for colorectal cancer cells

New technique offers higher-precision scRNA-seq data than current technologies

New technique offers higher-precision scRNA-seq data than current technologies

A comparison of SARS-CoV-2 and influenza cytokine storms

A comparison of SARS-CoV-2 and influenza cytokine storms

Study finds a link between aging and cancer metastases

Study finds a link between aging and cancer metastases

Discovery explains why patients with severe asthma are unresponsive to treatment

Discovery explains why patients with severe asthma are unresponsive to treatment

Researchers explore SARS-CoV-2 infection in lung myeloid cells

Researchers explore SARS-CoV-2 infection in lung myeloid cells

Mice live longer with nasal gene therapy

Mice live longer with nasal gene therapy

Penn study finds low uptake of first mutation-targeted bladder cancer drug

Penn study finds low uptake of first mutation-targeted bladder cancer drug

Tumors release lactate to force neighboring cells into supporting cancer growth

Tumors release lactate to force neighboring cells into supporting cancer growth

New insight into the body’s response to tuberculosis may help design a more effective vaccine

New insight into the body’s response to tuberculosis may help design a more effective vaccine

Researchers develop a live imaging system to observe collagen synthesis

Researchers develop a live imaging system to observe collagen synthesis

Researchers uncover a new protective mechanism against non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Researchers uncover a new protective mechanism against non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

High performance microplates for enhanced cell growth and survival

High performance microplates for enhanced cell growth and survival

SARS-CoV-2 RBD is a selective integrin agonist

SARS-CoV-2 RBD is a selective integrin agonist