Researchers Discover the Moment Alzheimer's disease Is Triggered
Researchers discover the moment Alzheimer's disease is triggered.
Liberalism Caused By Defective Chromosome - WIT
Many traits commonly associated with Liberal political ideology have been found to have a biological basis in a hereditary genetic disease.
A Love-Hate Relationship?: "Feel-Good" Oxytocin May Have a Dark Side - Scientific American
The hormone promotes warm social feelings but can also promote in-group favoritism and ethnocentrism, suggesting there is a lot we don't know yet about the "cuddle chemical"
Insulin and Type 2 Diabetes
This video, created by Nucleus Medical Media, shows type 2 diabetes, a condition in which the level of sugar in the blood is too high. The animation begins by showing the normal physiology of food abs...
Introduction to SNARE Proteins
We discuss the SNARE proteins involved in the docking of synaptic vesicles and in the release of neurotransmitter in response to a rise in intracellular calcium.
How Does Big Ben Keep Accurate Time?
When parliament commissioned this clock in 1854, they insisted Big Ben be the biggest, most powerful clock in the world...
Researchers Make Link Between Genetics, Aging
University of Georgia scientists have shown a hormone instrumental in the aging process is under genetic control, introducing a new pathway by which genetics regulates aging and disease. Previous stud...
The Origin Of A Species | University Of Oxford
New animal species form when groups of animals become isolated and as a result, begin to separate through evolution (a process known as speciation). When these isolated populations meet later, they mi...
Watch as GcMAF Treatment Kills Cancer Cells in Real Time. Holistic Doctors ‘Suicided’ over This Stunning Breakthrough
A breakthrough cancer treatment that appears to be the reason why a handful of holistic doctors were recently found “suicided” is now gaining worldwide attention as a potential universal cure for canc...
Aspirin Targets Key Protein In Neurodegenerative Diseases
new study finds that a component of aspirin binds to an enzyme called GAPDH, which is believed to play a major role in neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s d...
DNA Repair Protein BRCA1 Implicated in Cognitive Function And Dementia
Researchers from the Gladstone Institutes have shown for the first time that the protein BRCA1 is required for normal learning and memory and is depleted by Alzheimer’s disease. BRCA1 is a key protein...
Alzheimer's: Newly Identified Molecular Mechanism Could Lead To Treatment
Synapse loss is a hallmark of the early stages of Alzheimer's. Now, researchers have found how these brain cell connections are destroyed in the disease. During the early stages of Alzheimer's disease...
Going Down On Her Turns Out To Be Healthy For Everyone
Many say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. We beg to differ.New research finds that cunnilingus has many health benefits, so both your ladylove and your doctor will be happy. Resea...
Researchers Find Variation In Gene For Brain-Derived Neurotropic Factor Which Could Impact Obesity
A team of researchers claims that they have found variation in a gene for brain-derived neurotropic factor (BDNF), which could have an impact on obesity among adults and children. The study researcher...
Biologists Unravel Drug-Resistance Mechanism In Tumor Cells
About half of all tumors are missing a gene called p53, which helps healthy cells prevent genetic mutations. Many of these tumors develop resistance to chemotherapy drugs that kill cells by damaging t...
ANKRD2
Ankyrin repeat domain-containing protein 2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the ANKRD2 gene.
ANKRD2 has been shown to interact with Y box binding protein 1, Telethonin, Promyelocytic leuk...
ANKRD2 - Wikipedia
Liberalism Caused By Defective Chromosome - WIT
Many traits commonly associated with Liberal political ideology have been found to have a biological basis in a hereditary genetic disease.
ARHGEF4
Rho guanine nucleotide exchange factor 4 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the ARHGEF4 gene.
Rho GTPases play a fundamental role in numerous cellular processes that are initiated by extrac...
ARHGEF4 - Wikipedia
MAP3K7
Mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase kinase 7 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the MAP3K7 gene.
The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the serine/threonine protein kinase fami...
MAP3K7 - Wikipedia
SKAP2
Src kinase-associated phosphoprotein 2 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the SKAP2 gene.The protein encoded by this gene belongs to the src family kinases. This protein is similar to the src k...
SKAP2 - Wikipedia
FOXD4
Forkhead box protein D4 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the FOXD4 gene.
FOXD4 - Wikipedia
PCGF2
Polycomb group RING finger protein 2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PCGF2 gene.The protein encoded by this gene contains a RING finger motif and is similar to the polycomb group (PcG) g...
PCGF2 - Wikipedia
NUDT12
Peroxisomal NADH pyrophosphatase NUDT12 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the NUDT12 gene.Nucleotides are involved in numerous biochemical reactions and pathways within the cell as substrates,...
Researchers Make Link Between Genetics, Aging
University of Georgia scientists have shown a hormone instrumental in the aging process is under genetic control, introducing a new pathway by which genetics regulates aging and disease. Previous stud...
The Origin Of A Species | University Of Oxford
New animal species form when groups of animals become isolated and as a result, begin to separate through evolution (a process known as speciation). When these isolated populations meet later, they mi...
Ccdc78
Coiled-coil domain-containing 78 (CCDC78) is a protein in humans encoded by the CCDC78 gene. It has several aliases including C16orf25, FLJ34512, CNM4, and JFP10. It is located on the (-) strand on c...
Ccdc78 - Wikipedia
Aspirin Targets Key Protein In Neurodegenerative Diseases
new study finds that a component of aspirin binds to an enzyme called GAPDH, which is believed to play a major role in neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s d...
ST8SIA1
Alpha-N-acetylneuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ST8SIA1 gene.Gangliosides are membrane-bound glycosphingolipids containing sialic acid. Ganglioside ...
ST8SIA1 - Wikipedia