Tag: "conditioner" at biology news
Research reveals inner workings of immune system 'thermostat'
...that these compounds ?which act as furnace and air conditioner
?battle it out over control of the system's inflammatory response. But new research, led by George Yap of Brown University, shows that these cytokines don't operate independently and in opposition. They operate in harmony and are controlled by the ...
Researchers make headway in mystery of migraines
... electrical signals along nerve cells. Like an air conditioner
in the heat of summer, the sodium pump is a massive energy hog, consuming around 30% of the energy produced by the cell in order to perform this vital cellular process. Of particular interest in this study is that some mutations cause migraines by r...