Senesco Expands on Preclinical Multiple Myeloma Findings
...may sensitize cells for apoptosis through a reduction in
activation of NFkB, a key inflammatory transcription factor. The siRNA also
reduced levels of icam
(intracellular adhesion molecule), a binding
molecule, which is involved in promoting tissue inflammation.
The Company, together with its clinical r...
Toddlers Affected Most by Secondhand Smoke Exposure at Home
...diovascular health by maintaining
the tone and circulation of the arteries. icam
is a specific marker of
endothelial cell stress, which contributes to arter...be causing endothelial
damage which is reflected in the increase in soluble icam
children," Groner said. "Toddlers who are in the vicinity of smo...
Researchers find new way to block destructive rush of immune cells
...ed integrins cluster on the leading edge of the cell in the direction the cell wants to move in. They bind to their counterpart adhesion proteins like icam
on the surface that the T cell is moving across. The T cell then contracts using its cell skeleton to pull itself over the leading edge integrins. Fin...
Biologists visualize protein interaction that may initiate viral infection
...entists to produce the CRD.
The CRD is part of a protein receptor molecule called DC-SIGN - or dendritic cell-specific ICAM3 grabbing non-integrin. icam
stands for intercellular adhesion molecule, a family of cell proteins that viruses bind to, and the number 3 defines a specific protein.