Navigation Links
Newly found protein helps cells build tissues
Date:4/2/2012

duced instead of completely gone as conventional wisdom would have predicted.

Further research showed that there was another place where enzymes could cut to make a protein. Cutting at that spot yielded the longer Gbb38 protein. When they interrupted that cleavage in flies, the researchers found that signaling was significantly hindered. A total reduction in signaling came from interrupting both Gbb15 and Gbb38.

In local areas of wing tissue, meanwhile, Akiyama found that interrupting Gbb15 had consequences for signaling only among neighboring cells. Interrupting Gbb38, meanwhile, left local signaling intact, but created problems significantly farther away.

"The small protein doesn't move very far across the tissue," Wharton said. "But we found the large protein has a very long range. That may provide one answer to the long-standing question about what regulates the range of these signaling molecules."

The view for developmental biologists, therefore, may indeed be clearer in a larger glass-bottom boat.


'/>"/>

Contact: David Orenstein
david_orenstein@brown.edu
401-863-1862
Brown University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Newly-discovered mechanism can explain the Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
2. Newly identified gene powerful predictor of colon cancer metastasis
3. Newly found enzymes may play early role in cancer
4. Obesity starts in the head? 6 newly discovered genes for obesity have a neural effect
5. UC Davis research shows that newly discovered drug reduces heart enlargement
6. Newly described contaminant sources in Katrina-flooded homes pose health risks
7. DNA evidence is in, newly discovered species of fish dubbed H. psychedelica
8. Newly discovered gene plays vital role in cancer
9. Newly discovered epidermal growth factor receptor active in human pancreatic cancers
10. Newly discovered reactions from an old drug may lead to new antibiotics
11. Newly discovered snow roots are evolutionary phenomenon
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/22/2015)... May 22, 2015  NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ... will be ending its promotional pricing and making the Wocket ... Laurence Savin , Head of Marketing said, "We,ve extended ... until the end of May. To get your wocket at ... we open the store on June 1, you,ll receive a ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... -- According to a new market research ... Emotion, Forensic), by Software (Middleware, Databases), by Hardware (Cameras, Integrated ... Home) - Global Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, ... 2015 to $6.19 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR ... Tables and   43 Figures spread through 140 Pages ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... 21, 2015 According to ... Solutions (Hardware, Software, Services), by Applications (Surveillance (Airborne, ... by End-Users (Military & Defense & Commercial) - ... Imaging Market is expected to grow from $7252.0 ... at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID, Inc Announces Retail Price For Wocket Smart Wallet And Extends Discounted Promotional Price Till End Of May 2NXT-ID, Inc Announces Retail Price For Wocket Smart Wallet And Extends Discounted Promotional Price Till End Of May 3Facial Recognition Market Worth $6.19 Billion by 2020 2Facial Recognition Market Worth $6.19 Billion by 2020 3Thermal Imaging Market Worth $9,998.9 Million by 2020 2Thermal Imaging Market Worth $9,998.9 Million by 2020 3Thermal Imaging Market Worth $9,998.9 Million by 2020 4
... excellence of its peacekeepers and ice hockey players, Canada,s ... elsewhere brace for drought, flood and unsafe water problems ... Within a single generation, recent studies show, water demand ... 40%, with one-third of humanity having half the water ...
... vivid images of the grasshopper plagues that devastated the ... as grasshoppers, the infestations were actually by Rocky Mountain ... 1902, but their cousins, grasshoppers and Mormon crickets, today ... in damage to grazing lands in the American West. ...
... can be challenging, especially if it involves a rare ... clouded leopard. To remedy this, scientists rely heavily on ... what passes in front of them, the cameras record ... around the world. The Smithsonian has brought together more ...
Cached Biology News:Canada's role grows amid looming world water shortages in some places, more flooding in others 2Canada's role grows amid looming world water shortages in some places, more flooding in others 3Canada's role grows amid looming world water shortages in some places, more flooding in others 4Canada's role grows amid looming world water shortages in some places, more flooding in others 5Canada's role grows amid looming world water shortages in some places, more flooding in others 6Canada's role grows amid looming world water shortages in some places, more flooding in others 7Notre Dame research offers important clues about grasshopper population explosions 2Candid cameras give a chance to see wildlife as a scientist does 2
(Date:5/25/2015)... 25, 2015 The 2015 Market ... is a professional and in-depth study on the ... Market with a focus on the Chinese ... market research are Linde Industrial Gas, Basf, Air ... Shandong Xinlong Group, Longsheng Group, Juhua Group, Wandali ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... 25, 2015 Phenome Networks, a ... announced the availability, beginning May 31st, of its next-generation ... Phenome One solidifies Phenome Networks’ lead in the plant ... simple and intuitive breeding workflow based on years of ... customize field design, and more. The new version of ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... DUBLIN , May 22, 2015  Actavis plc ... of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second ... 2014 preliminary injunction requiring the Company to continue distribution ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130124/NY47381LOGO   ... uphold this ruling, we intend to continue our strong ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22, 2015 According to a ... & 2D Gel Electrophoresis, Agarose & Polyacrylamide Gel, Capillary ... by Application & by End User - Global Forecast ... expected to reach around $1.98 Billion by 2020 with ... to 2020. Browse 226 ma ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Hydrogen Chloride Industry 2015 Trends and Analysis Available in a New Report at DeepResearchReports.com 2Global Hydrogen Chloride Industry 2015 Trends and Analysis Available in a New Report at DeepResearchReports.com 3Phenome Networks Announces its Next Generation Plant Breeding Management and Analytics Software 2Phenome Networks Announces its Next Generation Plant Breeding Management and Analytics Software 3Actavis Confirms Appeals Court Ruling Requiring Continued Distribution of NAMENDA IR 2Actavis Confirms Appeals Court Ruling Requiring Continued Distribution of NAMENDA IR 3Actavis Confirms Appeals Court Ruling Requiring Continued Distribution of NAMENDA IR 4Actavis Confirms Appeals Court Ruling Requiring Continued Distribution of NAMENDA IR 5Actavis Confirms Appeals Court Ruling Requiring Continued Distribution of NAMENDA IR 6Actavis Confirms Appeals Court Ruling Requiring Continued Distribution of NAMENDA IR 7Actavis Confirms Appeals Court Ruling Requiring Continued Distribution of NAMENDA IR 8Electrophoresis Market Worth $1.98 Billion by 2020 2Electrophoresis Market Worth $1.98 Billion by 2020 3Electrophoresis Market Worth $1.98 Billion by 2020 4
... In Victorian England, the game of croquet was a completely ... people could share the latest news without inhibition. , ,For ... a research team working from the University of Wisconsin-Madison ... that sense of interactivity and bring it to the Internet. ...
... about a seemingly inalienable right to blog on company time ... little bit, but the case in which Apple fired a ... considered competitive secrets is only one of several that have ... the not-quite-yet-news bin one recent morning, I found a bit ...
... Orlando, Fla. - Radical changes are ahead for IT ... ,By 2011, three-quarters of IT businesses will have found their ... and another ten percent will find themselves relegated to commodity ... Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando . , ,The changes ...
Cached Biology Technology:The Croquet Project: An open source solution to the OS monopoly 2The Croquet Project: An open source solution to the OS monopoly 3The Croquet Project: An open source solution to the OS monopoly 4The Croquet Project: An open source solution to the OS monopoly 5Social engineering - Coming to an IT ship near you? 2Social engineering - Coming to an IT ship near you? 3Radical changes predicted for IT groups 2
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant VEGFB. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = VEGFB...
SphingoStripsTM contain fifteen different biologically active, nitrocellulose-immobilized lipids at 100 pmol per spot, which can be assayed for protein binding and specificity using a simple blot ove...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant KRT4. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = KRT4...
... ,High Quality, Functionally-Validated, Ion Channel Cell Lines ... having a critical role in nerve and ... function in pain, CNS and the heart. ... investigated in therapeutic areas, such as neuropathic ...
Biology Products: