Basic Research News at Jefferson
New study identifies how loss of mitochondrial protein MICU1 disrupts calcium balance and causes muscle atrophy and weakness
Novel molecular mechanism may regulate microtubule stability, important for neuronal branching and potentially for nerve regeneration
New study identifies genetic variants that may alter platelet function in cardiovascular disease
New research correlates inflammation in the brain and gut to negative emotional state during opioid withdrawal
Common prostate cancer therapy may increase short-term risk of death in patients with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions.