MicroRNA as Cancer-Specific Biomarkers

October 3, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

MicroRNAs can be very cancer-specific biomarkers
“A multiclass, machine learning-generated, model using microRNA (miRNA) expression profiles that can point to highly [MORE]

Proprioception: Our Sixth Sense

February 28, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Genes behind coordinating “sixth sense”
“Here we [researchers at the] Max-Delbrück-Center for Molecular Medicine (Berlin)] used a single-cell transcriptomic approach to [MORE]

microRNAs: How to Tell Your Friends from the Apes

May 24, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Student researchers discover genes unique to humans in search for source of our evolutionary distinctiveness
“Using computational tools, the team [from [MORE]

Biomarkers of Organ Rejection

March 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kidney Transplantation
Possibly the best Christmas present ever was when Ronald Herrick donated a kidney to his brother, Richard, on Dec. [MORE]

An Update on “Fantastic Voyage”

April 26, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fantastic Voyage Illustration
Imagine gold nanoparticles to which long and short sequences of DNA are attached. The large sequences are receptors [MORE]

miRNA Insights to Hypertension

February 7, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Many investigators have suspected that regulation of renin-an enzyme that mediates the extracellular fluids volume in blood-plays a key role [MORE]

MicroRNA Diagnostics

August 16, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Micro RNA
Unlike messenger RNAs that encode protein formation, microRNAs bind to mRNA and assist in assembling proteins. Like degraded [MORE]