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Cell Image of the Month - Myeloid differentiation primary response protein (MyD88)

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In December 2019 an outbreak of the novel infectious virus SARS-CoV2 occurred and immense research is currently going on to contain the virus. Being a novel virus it is highly important to learn how the immune system has responded to the past viral infections in particular to the coronavirus family...Read more


Cell Image of the Month: the Molecular Chaperone Hsp110

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To fold or to degrade? Proteins have to be folded to its native structure in order to perform its designated tasks and a failure to do so leads to deleterious effects. Chaperones as the name suggest prevents improper interactions and ensures proper functioning of the proteome...Read more


Horizon Discovery partners with the Human Protein Atlas

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Today it is announced that Horizon Discovery and the Human Protein Atlas have entered into partnership. The HPA Cell Atlas program will integrate Horizon's HAP1 cell line and has selected Horizon's CRISPR-edited knockout cell models to further expand the knowledge available in the Cell Atlas program...Read more


Cell Image of the Month: TRAP1 is a regulator of tumor cell metabolism

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"Movember" marks the time of the year when men around the world grow their moustaches to raise awareness for men's health issues, such as prostate cancer, the second most common cancer in men and one of the leading causes of death in men worldwide. (Rawla et al, 2019)..Read more


Image of the month: EGLN3 encodes a cellular oxygen sensor

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The winners of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine were announced here in Stockholm last week. William G. Kaelin Jr., Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza were jointly awarded for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability...Read more


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