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April 8, 2019

Probiotic-based therapy for tuberculosis: Probiotic Lactobacillus fermentum CQPC08 (LFCQPC08) deacetylates RelA/p65, inhibits inflammatory gene expression downstream of RelA/p65, inhibits TB pathogenesis, increases the efficacy of anti-TB drug, and promotes M. tuberculosis clearance via upregulation of its target gene, 8/April/2019, 11.53 pm

Introduction: What they say: A study from the Singapore Immunology Network, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore; and Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang […]
April 8, 2019

Mechanistic insights into why consumption of high fact diet is bad for your heart: High fat diet promotes DNA damage responses, decreases telomerase expression, accelerates telomere shortening, and decreases cardiomyocyte survival after myocardial infarction, via downregulation of PNUTS, 8/April/2019, 11.38 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 aging and function.” This study was published, in the 7 March  2013 issue of the […]
April 8, 2019

Molecular therapy for cardiac dysfunction: Lansoprazole (trade name: Prevacid), a medication used to decrease stomach acid secretion, decreases Mir-29 expression, activates Wnt- signaling and its components GSK3B, ICAT/CTNNBIP1, HBP1, and GLIS2, attenuates pathologic hypertrophy, inhibits fibrosis of the heart tissue, and improves cardiac function, via upregulation of its target gene, 8/April/2018, 11.14 pm

Introduction: What they say:   A recent study from the Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Technical University Munich (TUM), 80802, Munich, Germany; DZHK (German Center for Cardiovascular […]
April 8, 2019

Mechanistic insights into how Opioids function as pain medication:  Enkephalin, a pentapeptide that attenuates pain sensation, increases the expression of PD-L1, attenuates acute and chronic pain, and suppresses mechanical and thermal hypersensitivity and inhibits nociceptive neuron excitability, via up-regulation of its target gene, 8/April/2019, 10.41 pm

Introduction: What they say: A recent study from Institute of Neurobiology, Institutes of Brain Science and State Key Laboratory of Medical Neurobiology, Collaborative Innovation Center for […]