March 15, 2017

Natural product therapy for TIIDM and Metabolic defects: Ursolic acid, found in Mirabilis Jalapa, Ocimum sanctum and apple peels among others, increases IL-1ß expression, augments postprandial insulin secretion, decreases postprandial inflammation, reduces metabolic stress, improves glucose uptake, promotes glucose homeostasis and prevents progression to TIIDM via up regulation of its target gene, 15/March/2017, 11.53 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the “Clinic of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland, and Department of Biomedicine, University of Basel, […]
March 15, 2017

Natural product-derived antiviral therapy for HIV virus: Sylimarin, isolated from M.Thistle, increases Heme oxygenase 2 (HO-2) expression, blocks N-myristoylation of HIV-1 Gag protein, disrupts HIV-1 budding, and restricts HIV-1 production via up regulation of its target gene, 15/March/2017, 1.33 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University, […]
March 15, 2017

Molecular therapy for Myocardial Infarction: ZBTB2 (Zinc Finger And BTB Domain Containing 2) inhibits DNA damage responses, induces telomerase expression, inhibits telomere shortening, and promotes cardiomyocyte survival after myocardial infarction via up-regulation of PNUTS, 15/March/2017, 1.00 pm

What they say:   A recent study from the Institute for Cardiovascular Regeneration, Centre of Molecular Medicine, Frankfurt, Germany shows that “MicroRNA-34a regulates cardiac ageing and function.” This study was published in the 7 March  2013 issue of Nature  by Prof […]