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  • Life Sciences - 12 Dec 2019
    Parkin is an enzyme involved in proteolysis. Autosomal recessive mutations in its encoding gene cause Parkinson's disease.
  • Life Sciences - 3 Feb 2020
    Studies have uncovered that abnormalities in the alpha-synuclein protein are likely a causal factor for numerous diseases including Parkinson’s disease.
  • Life Sciences - 3 Feb 2020
    Alpha-synuclein proteins have been implicated in several neuropathological diseases.
  • Life Sciences - 5 Feb 2020
    Glutamate receptors are the primary mediators of excitatory transmission in the central nervous system.
  • Life Sciences - 23 Aug 2018
    Phosphoproteomics is an important tool in the life sciences, allowing for the study of regulatory changes with variation in conditions and time.
  • Life Sciences - 7 Feb 2020
    Terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase dUTP nick end labeling, also known as TUNEL staining, is a robust technique for the detection of apoptosis.
  • Life Sciences - 23 Aug 2018
    Ubiquitin, and the biological pathways of this protein, has been associated with the pathogenesis of certain diseases. Additionally, it is also thought to be beneficial in the diagnosis certain...
  • Life Sciences - 27 Oct 2019
    Advances in stem cell technology have enabled us to study the mechanism of disease from cells taken directly from patients in vitro, called human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs).
  • Life Sciences - 6 Sep 2019
    Optogenetics is a combination of the manipulation of genes and optics in living tissues. This technique uses light-responsive proteins called opsins. This allows scientists to switch selective neurons...
  • Life Sciences - 1 Jul 2019
    This article describes each type of stem cell, as well as some key landmark discoveries and the major applications of stem cells in medicine and research.