Damage control reporters
Damage to the genomic DNA may endanger the whole organism. A new study shows that in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster RNA transcripts derived from DNA sequences that have been disrupted by double-strand breaks end up in a deadly embrace.
The double-stranded genomic DNA in each cell is ... more
EUR 1.0 Million Grant Awarded to Exosome Diagnostics and Ludwig Maximilian University from German Federal Ministry for Education and Research to Develop Biofluid-Derived Exosom ...
Exosome Diagnostics GmbH, a subsidiary of Exosome Diagnostics, Inc., and the Department of Dermatology at the Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU) announces the awarding of a EUR one million grant from the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) to develop blood-based diagno ... more
A possible new target for treatment of multiple sclerosis
The immune system recognizes and neutralizes or destroys toxins and foreign pathogens that have gained access to the body. Autoimmune diseases result when the system attacks the body's own tissues instead. One of the most common examples is multiple sclerosis (MS). MS is a serious condition ... more