October

October 31, 2016

Natural product Lifespan extension therapy: Green tomato extract increases life span via up-regulation of its target gene BubR1, 31/October/2016, 10.18 pm

 What they say: Introduction:  A recent study from the Department of Genetics, Paul F. Glenn Laboratories for the Biological Mechanisms of Aging Harvard Medical School, Boston,USA; and […]
October 31, 2016

Natural product therapy for tuberculosis: Hibiscus syriacus extract increases the expression of MKP-1, inhibits TLR2 signalling, secretion of Chemokine CXCL5, and recruitment of polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMNs), decreases destructive pulmonary inflammation, promotes M. tuberculosis clearance and inhibits pulmonary tuberculosis via up-regulation of its target gene, 31/October/2016, 10.10 pm

Introduction: What they say:  A study from the Max Plank Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany shows that “CXCL5-secreting pulmonary epithelial cells drive destructive neutrophilic inflammation in […]
October 31, 2016

Anti-telomerase cancer therapy: MiRNA-124a suppresses the expression of Tripeptidyl Peptidase 1 (TPP1) and inhibits cancer progression via down-regulation of its target gene, 31/October/2016, 1.52 pm

Introduction: The 1989 Nobel prize winner in Chemistry, Prof. Thomas R. Cech from the BioFrontiers Institute, USA has published a research paper in the 13 December 2012 Nature (492(7428):285-9; and I.F: >42) stating that “The TEL patch of telomere protein TPP1 mediates telomerase recruitment and […]
October 31, 2016

Natural product therapy for triple-negative breast tumors: Hesperetin, found in citrus peels, increases the levels of cell cycle inhibitor, p27, inhibits pro-survival pathways mediated by c-Myc, and inhibits the progression of triple-negative breast cancer via upd-regulation of its target gene, 31/October/2015, 1.09 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Department of Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), San Francisco, California, USA shows that […]