March

March 1, 2017

Amino acid-based Immune enhancement therapy: Leucine, an essential amino acid, increases SOX2 expression and promotes innate immunity against bacterial infection via down-regulation of its target gene, 1/March/2017, 9.21 am

Introduction: What they say:   A recent study from the Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China shows that “Sox2 functions as a sequence-specific DNA sensor in […]
March 1, 2017

Steroid therapy for Metabolic diseases: Ethinylestradiol (EE2) increases the expression of Caveolin-1, stabilizes insulin receptor, promotes insulin sensitivity, incrases vasorelaxation, and decreases the risk of hyperglycemia and TIIDM via up regulation of its target gene, 1/March/2017, 8.57 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Institute for Molecular Systems Biology, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland shows that “MicroRNAs 103 and 107 regulate insulin sensitivity.” […]
March 1, 2017

Anti-telomerase cancer therapy: Physcion 8-O-β-glucopyranoside, a major ingredient isolated from Radix et Rhizoma Rhei and and Rhubarb, suppresses the expression of Tripeptidyl Peptidase 1 (TPP1) and the cellular immortality gene telomerase and inhibits cancer progression via down-regulation of it target gene, 1/March/2017, 8.02 am

Introduction: What they say:   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 issue of the Nature journal (492(7428):285-9; and I.F: >42) stating that “The TEL […]