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New hope for Krabbe disease sufferers

New hope for Krabbe disease sufferers

New cell-based targets for treating autoimmune inflammatory diseases

New cell-based targets for treating autoimmune inflammatory diseases

Functionalized carbon nanotubes are non-cytotoxic and preserve the functionality of primary immune cells

Functionalized carbon nanotubes are non-cytotoxic and preserve the functionality of primary immune cells

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

Cells have developed a surprising transportation system for their endosomes

Cells have developed a surprising transportation system for their endosomes

Macrophages kill bacteria - but not always

Macrophages kill bacteria - but not always

Researchers successfully treat laboratory model of a lysosomal storage disease called GM1

Researchers successfully treat laboratory model of a lysosomal storage disease called GM1

Autophagy is also cell's second line of defense against invading pathogens such as strep

Autophagy is also cell's second line of defense against invading pathogens such as strep

First use of technology called ubiquitin-mediated fluorescence complementation to study a cell-signaling mechanism called ubiquitination

First use of technology called ubiquitin-mediated fluorescence complementation to study a cell-signaling mechanism called ubiquitination

Disruption of protein folding causes neurodegeneration, mental retardation

Disruption of protein folding causes neurodegeneration, mental retardation

Protein may help prevent autoimmune conditions like diabetes, lupus, arthritis and multiple sclerosis

Protein may help prevent autoimmune conditions like diabetes, lupus, arthritis and multiple sclerosis