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TSRI Researchers Identify Gene Responsible for Mesenchymal Stem Cells’ Stem-Ness’

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Scientists often struggle to predict how these cells will act in different environments in the body.
22-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Scripps Translational Science Institute, Nature Research Launch Open-Access Digital Medicine Journal

Researchers from the Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have launched an open-access, peer-reviewed online journal—npj Digital Medicine.
15-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Estrogen-Mimicking Compounds in Foods May Reduce Effectiveness of Breast Cancer Treatment

Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute have discovered that two estrogen-mimicking compounds found in many foods appear to potently reverse the effects of palbociclib/letrozole, a popular drug combination for treating breast cancer.
10-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

TSRI Scientists Discover Workings of First Promising Marburg Virus Treatment

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Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have discovered the workings of the first promising treatment for Marburg virus, a pathogen with the same pandemic potential as Ebola virus.
9-Jan-2018 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Chemists Discover Plausible Recipe for Early Life on Earth

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Following the chemistry, scientists develop fascinating new theory for how life on Earth may have begun.
5-Jan-2018 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Structure of Key Protein Holds Clues for Better Drug Design

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Nobel laureate Kurt Wüthrich investigates the structure of an important drug target.
28-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Get First Complete Look at Protein Behind Sense of Touch

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The findings point the way to targeting diseases where this protein is mutated.
20-Dec-2017 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

Dysfunctional Gene May Be Culprit in Some Crohn’s Disease Cases

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The scientists hope understanding how immune cells adapt as they enter different tissues will spur the design of better, more specific, medicines.
18-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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