protein

Antiaging protein GDF11 could be source of rejuvenation from young blood

Posted in Medicine on 25th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

A specific protein, GDF11, may explain young bloods beneficial effects.

Protein-folding discovery opens a window on basic life processes

Posted in Science on 17th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Biochemists have made a fundamental discovery about protein structure that sheds new light on how proteins fold, one of the most basic processes of life.

A protein found in whales might make for better synthetic blood

Posted in Science on 2nd Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Have you ever wondered how some whales stay underwater for up to two hours without coming up for air? Its because they use a highly stable protein called myoglobin.

A new process for studying proteins associated with diseases

Posted in Science on 20th Sep, 2015
by Alex Muller

Could pave the way for new drugs for a myriad of diseases, including cancer.

Breakthrough in understanding how cancer cells metastasize

Posted in Medicine on 27th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

A protein commonly found in human cells could be an important switch that activates cancer cell metastasis, according to a new study.