Author: Matthew Vandermeulen, PhD
Cryo-EM: A New Tool to Help Researchers Develop Therapeutics Against Cancer
Cryo-electron microscopy (or cryo-EM) is a powerful, upcoming tool being used by researchers to understand cancer and cancer therapeutics
Getting Closer to Targeting an ‘Untargetable’ Cancer Causing Gene
Scientists may have uncovered a potent inhibitor of one of the most common KRAS mutations that drives cancers
Do Brown Bears Hold the Secret to Curing Diabetes?
Scientists uncovered eight key proteins that may explain how bears regulate insulin sensitivity when transitioning between hibernating and active states
Some Flowers Evolved to be ‘Pretty in Pink’
Scientists uncovered a new molecular mechanism by which pink flowers evolved
Fighting Fungal Infections with Mucus
Scientists may have identified a new molecule that can help combat fungal infections, and it has to do with mucus
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