MOCCA: A FLEXIBLE SUITE FOR MODELLING DNA SEQUENCE MOTIF OCCURRENCE COMBINATORICS

Cis-regulatory elements are DNA sequence segments that regulate gene expression. Among CREs are promoters, enhancers, Boundary Elements...

KIR2DL4 GENETIC DIVERSITY IN A BRAZILIAN POPULATION SAMPLE: IMPLICATIONS FOR TRANSCRIPTION REGULATION AND PROTEIN DIVERSITY IN SAMPLES WITH DIFFERENT ANCESTRY BACKGROUNDS

Abstract KIR2DL4 is an important immune modulator expressed in natural killer cells; HLA-G is its main ligand. We have characterized...

 
 
 

DAIICHI SANKYO, ASTRAZENECA'S $5B ENHERTU FOLLOW-UP SHOWS EARLY SIGNS OF SUCCESS IN BREAST CANCER

Daiichi Sankyo, AstraZeneca's $5B Enhertu follow-up shows early signs of success in breast cancer badams Fri, 05/07/2021 - 10:17

PARAMETER ESTIMATION FOR PHYSIOLOGY-BASED MODELS

Dr. Nicolas Chbat, the founder and CEO of Quadrus Medical Technologies, Inc. and Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia...

 
 
 

PROJECT MANAGER - LIFE SCIENCES GLOBAL OPERATIONS - THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC - CARLSBAD, CA

The PM is responsible for providing data and input necessary for proper project prioritization as well as managing the full project...

STUDY DESCRIBES NEW MECHANISM FOR TERMINATING TRANSCRIPTION OF DNA INTO RNA IN BACTERIA

A bacterial protein helps to stop transcription-the process of making RNA copies of DNA to carry out the functions of the cell-by causing...

 
 
 

SAN DIEGO COUNTY TO LOCAL GROUPS: YOU BRING THE PEOPLE, WE'LL BRING THE COVID-19 VACCINE

It's the latest move to make getting vaccinated against the coronavirus more convenient

DISTINGUISHED BIOENGINEER CHRISTIAN METALLO TO JOIN SALK AS A FULL PROFESSOR

LA JOLLA-The Salk Institute welcomes bioengineer Christian Metallo, who will join the Salk faculty as a full professor in July 2021....

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS SPEED IDENTIFICATION OF DNA REGIONS THAT REGULATE GENE EXPRESSION

Scientists have developed a highly efficient method to address a major challenge in biology - identifying the genetic 'switches' that...

NEW EVIDENCE LINKS GUT BACTERIA AND NEURODEGENERATIVE CONDITIONS

A new study establishes a link between specific bacteria species and physical manifestations of neurodegenerative diseases.

 
 
 

THE ORIGIN OF REPRODUCTIVE ORGANS

Early in fetal development, a mass of cells known as the bipotential gonad has the possibility of giving rise either to ovaries or...

HYDROLYSIS OF LIGNOCELLULOSE BY ANAEROBIC FUNGI PRODUCES FREE SUGARS AND ORGANIC ACIDS FOR TWO‐STAGE FINE CHEMICAL PRODUCTION WITH KLUYVEROMYCES MARXIANUS

Abstract Development of the bioeconomy is driven by our ability to access the energy‐rich carbon trapped in recalcitrant plant materials....

 
 
 

FROM YEAST TO HYPHA: HOW CANDIDA ALBICANS MAKES THE SWITCH

A protein called Sir2 may facilitate C. albicans' transition from ovoid yeast to thread-like hypha. C. albicans cells that were missing...

CHUTES & LADDERS-FORMER MERCK R&D CHIEF PERLMUTTER TAKES REINS AT EIKON, APPLYING NOBEL-WINNING TECH TO DRUG DISCOVERY

Chutes & Ladders-Former Merck R&D chief Perlmutter takes reins at Eikon, applying Nobel-winning tech to drug discovery fkansteiner Thu,...

 
 
 

KARYOPHARM TAPS LONGTIME PFIZER, AMGEN VET TO STEER THE SHIP; WITH MERCK IN THE REARVIEW MIRROR, ROGER PERLMUTTER STAKES HIS CLAIM TO A CEO JOB - AND IT'S A SURPRISING CHOICE

Richard Paulson Like many who work in biopharma, Richard Paulson got started in the field because of a love of science. Paulson had...

BACTERIAL DNA CAN BE READ EITHER FORWARDS OR BACKWARDS

Bacteria contain symmetry in their DNA signals that enable them to be read either forwards or backwards, according to new findings...

 
 
 

CRISPR THERAPEUTICS, NKARTA PEN NEW CUTTING-EDGE CANCER TECH RESEARCH PACT

CRISPR therapeutics, Nkarta pen new cutting-edge cancer tech research pact badams Fri, 05/07/2021 - 04:02

MICROALGAE BIOFUELS: CHANGING CARBOHYDRATES INTO LIPIDS

Engineers have developed a technique to repartition carbon resources from carbohydrates to lipids in microalgae. It is hoped that this...

 
 
 

PROMOTER G-QUADRUPLEX FOLDING PRECEDES TRANSCRIPTION AND IS CONTROLLED BY CHROMATIN

Four-stranded G-quadruplexes are DNA secondary structures in the human genome that are primarily found in active promoters associated...

ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITIES OF EXTRACTS AND ISOLATED COMPOUNDS FROM THE ROOTS EXTRACT OF CUCUMIS PROPHETARUM AND IN SILICO STUDY ON DNA GYRASE AND HUMAN PEROXIREDOXIN 5

Cucumis prophetarum is traditionally used to treat liver and lung disorders, heart failure, diarrhea, gonorrhea, skin infections, intestinal...