Eukaryotic histones serve as structural elements to package DNA. However, they contain a copper-binding site for which the biological relevance is unknown. Copper homeostasis is critical for several fundamental eukaryotic processes, including...
liz wortheyThe histone H3-H4 tetramer is a copper reductase enzyme
liz wortheyThe Muscogee (Creek) Nation & HudsonAlpha have begun a collaboration to bring health and education programs to the tribe. Kudos to @HowardJacob_Phd who had the vision and laid the groundwork for this important collaboration. Bio-IT World
MIT headliner Harvey Lodish and Jiahai Shi in Hong Kong leant some of their work in red blood cells to help found Rubius, a Flagship startup that has been disappointing investors with its inability to stay on track with the clinical work. But Lodish...
liz wortheyTakeda maps out a discovery alliance aimed at breaking through the safety and efficacy boundaries that limit the first-gen gene therapies