Navigation Links
Dual-action protein developed at Stanford better restricts blood vessel formation
Date:8/11/2011

ful in the treatment of diseases such as macular degeneration, one form of which can lead to visual impairment or even blindness when unchecked capillaries grow in the retina.

As for the scaffolding approach, she said she sees a research strategy that might be applied to develop new, multifunctional proteins that work in other biomedical applications, from diagnostics and immunotherapy to tissue repair.

"All the attention being accorded dual-action proteins is warranted," Cochran said. "Sometimes, two are better than one."


'/>"/>

Contact: Andrew Myers
admyers@stanford.edu
650-736-2245
Stanford School of Engineering
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. York U researchers zero in on protein that may help treat obesity, diabetes
2. Good prion-like proteins boost immune response, UT Southwestern scientists report
3. Genome of CHO-K1 provides new insights into optimization of biopharmaceutical protein production
4. 1st large-scale map of a plants protein network addresses evolution, disease process
5. Caltech researchers increase the potency of HIV-battling proteins
6. Software helps synthetic biologists customize protein production
7. Bacterial attack strategy uses special delivery of toxic proteins
8. Biologists discover an evening protein complex that regulates plant growth
9. Higher-protein diets can improve appetite control and satiety
10. Unnatural chemical allows Salk researchers to watch protein action in brain cells
11. A chaperone system guides tail-anchored membrane proteins to their destined membrane
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/5/2014)... -- Tute Genomics, a leader in cloud-based solutions for genome ... led by UK-based Eurovestech. Peak Ventures and a number ... "We are at a pivotal time in ... seeks new approaches for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention ... and CEO of Tute Genomics. "One of the main ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... -- Earlier this year Donald Spector , Chairman of ... the most prolific inventors in the world, got a ... to third party agencies. Spector envisioned this technology even ... earliest known patents in this area. Now major technology ... care, elder care and hospital applications. This technology has ...
(Date:11/18/2014)...   News Highlights: ... The Partners Data Lake, an agile data and ... will allow researcher and clinicians to explore and ... lives of patients , The Partners Data ... the Partners system, breaking down physical barriers for ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Tute Genomics Raises $2.3 Million to Scale Up Cloud-Based Genome Analytics and Accelerate Personalized Medicine 2Tute Genomics Raises $2.3 Million to Scale Up Cloud-Based Genome Analytics and Accelerate Personalized Medicine 3Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine 2Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine 3Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine 4Partners HealthCare and EMC Unite to Solve Health Care's Toughest Challenges Using Big Data 2Partners HealthCare and EMC Unite to Solve Health Care's Toughest Challenges Using Big Data 3Partners HealthCare and EMC Unite to Solve Health Care's Toughest Challenges Using Big Data 4Partners HealthCare and EMC Unite to Solve Health Care's Toughest Challenges Using Big Data 5
... biological weapons are created equal. They are separated into ... the scariest: They are easy to spread, kill effectively ... system. One of these worrisome organisms is anthrax, which ... But work in Vince Fischetti's laboratory at Rockefeller University ...
... National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), ... today announced that enrollment into a large international ... drug treatment guided by levels of CD4+ cells ... patients receiving episodic therapy had twice the risk ...
... Scientists at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have helped to ... vaccination agent against growing cancer tumours. Although the results ... to new methods of treating metastases. , The results ... scientific journal Nature Medicine, and represent the collaborative efforts ...
Cached Biology News:Newly discovered protein kills anthrax bacteria by exploding their cell walls 2International HIV/AIDS trial finds continuous antiretroviral therapy superior to episodic therapy 2International HIV/AIDS trial finds continuous antiretroviral therapy superior to episodic therapy 3International HIV/AIDS trial finds continuous antiretroviral therapy superior to episodic therapy 4
(Date:12/13/2014)... TAICHUNG, Taiwan (PRWEB) December 12, 2014 ... rosy indicators in overall global economic growth, Eugene Arthurs, ... and photonics , said in a featured talk at ... 5 December at the National Chung Hsing University in ... is being integrated into future energy supplies and soon ...
(Date:12/13/2014)... December 13, 2014 According to population ... people between now and 2030." If a population explosion ... seventh most populous state in the country. , To ... at the Future of North Carolina Forum on December ... we have the necessary infrastructure in place? Enough clean ...
(Date:12/13/2014)... AUSTIN, Texas , Dec. 12, 2014  Vermillion, ... disease, announced today the appointments of Veronica G. ... to the Company,s Board of Directors, bringing the ... are independent. Jim LaFrance , ... "I am tremendously pleased to announce the appointments of ...
(Date:12/13/2014)... N.Y. , Dec. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... in the discovery and development of therapeutic ... diseases, today announced publication of a manuscript ... and inhibits remyelination in neurodegenerative disease" in ... Neurobiology of Disease*.  The publication highlights an ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Photonics Continues Upward Trends Despite Challenges in the Global Economy, Notes SPIE CEO 2Photonics Continues Upward Trends Despite Challenges in the Global Economy, Notes SPIE CEO 3Photonics Continues Upward Trends Despite Challenges in the Global Economy, Notes SPIE CEO 4Photonics Continues Upward Trends Despite Challenges in the Global Economy, Notes SPIE CEO 5North Carolina Chamber of Commerce: Asking Questions & Gathering Answers with a Futurist 2Vermillion Strengthens Board of Directors with Appointments of Veronica Jordan, Ph.D., and David Schreiber 2Vermillion Strengthens Board of Directors with Appointments of Veronica Jordan, Ph.D., and David Schreiber 3Vaccinex announces publication of preclinical studies with an anti-SEMA4D antibody in animal models of neuroinflammatory and demyelinating disease 2
... CHICAGO Developing new products is one way businesses can ... legendary expert in new product development (NPD) is Rubbermaid ... ,New products can be sold into existing markets or new ... a new product into a new market. The easiest is ...
... to spots on a plastic slide. Source: National ... Five small business innovation research (SBIR) grants totaling ... Inc. this year by the National Institutes of Health ... , ,This is a cash infusion to do further ...
... Wis. The Northwest Wisconsin Manufacturing Outreach Center ... recently honored by the United States Department of ... and Technology in their 10th year review-panel presentation ... one, with over 450 centers and branches of Manufacturing ...
Cached Biology Technology:Seven reasons new technology product development goes astray 2Seven reasons new technology product development goes astray 3Seven reasons new technology product development goes astray 4GenTel claims $900,000 in federal grants this year for biochip research 2
... from Magnetofection technology, SilenceMag is the ... Simple, rapid and easy to use, ... toxic. Specifically designed for siRNA delivery, ... very low doses of siRNA.,SilenceMag formulation ...
... Cytological Labeling Kit provides a unique signal ... cellular targets, including cell-surface receptors and subcellular ... contains the patented ELF 97 phosphatase substrate, ... at the site of enzymatic activity ...
... Magnetofection technology, SilenceMag is the most ... rapid and easy to use, SilenceMag ... Specifically designed for siRNA delivery, SilenceMag ... low doses of siRNA.,SilenceMag formulation gives ...
... Radiochemical Purity is >95%NEN Radiolabeled Ligands\n\nReceptor-related ... continual availability of new radiolabeled ligands selected ... offers a wide range of products and ... including over 400 state-of-the-art radioligands. If you ...
Biology Products: