Ribonucleic acid-based therapy for cardiac diseases: LncRNA BLACAT1  decreases the expression of Sox6, restores the balance between slow- and fast-twitch myofiber proteins and alleviates Cardiomyopathy, via up-regulation of its target gene, 10/February/2019, 11.37 pm

Introduction: What they say   A study from the Department of Cardiology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; and Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA shows that “Trbp regulates heart function through microRNA-mediated Sox6 repression.” This study was published, in the 2 June  2015 issue of the journal “Nature Genetics” (the number 1 research journal in Genetics with an impact factor of 29.648), by Prof. Da-Zhi Wang & Jian Ding, and […]

Combinatorial therapy for Acute Myeloid Leukemia:  A pharmaceutical mixture encompassing Metformin and Navitoclax/ABT-263 (MAN) decreases the expression of BCLAF1,  promotes differentiation of acute myeloid leukaemia cells, restores treatment responsiveness, increases therapeutic index of anticancer drugs, and promotes regression of AML via up-regulation of its target gene, 10/February/2019, 11.27 pm

Introduction: What they say: A study from the Institute of Genetics and Biophysics, CNR, Naples, Italy; and Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and General Pathology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy shows that “miR-194-5p/BCLAF1 deregulation in AML tumorigenesis” This study was published in the 20 February 2017 issue of the journal “Leukemia” [One of the best […]

Probiotic-based therapy for diabetes:  Probiotic Paracasei L casei W8 decreases DNA-PPK expression, suppresses phosphorylation of HSP90a, increases AMPK activity, augments mitochondrial biogenesis and energy metabolism, promotes weight loss and exercise endurance and alleviates TIIDM, via down-regulation of its target gene, 10/February/2019, 11.14 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Laboratory of Obesity and Aging Research, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA; and Laboratory of Obesity and Aging Research, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA shows that “DNA-PK Promotes the Mitochondrial, […]

Ribonucleic acid-based therapy for cardiac diseases: LncRNA SNGH1  decreases the expression of Sox6, restores the balance between slow- and fast-twitch myofiber proteins and alleviates Cardiomyopathy, via up-regulation of its target gene, 9/February/2019, 8.01 am

Introduction: What they say   A study from the Department of Cardiology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; and Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA shows that “Trbp regulates heart function through microRNA-mediated Sox6 repression.” This study was published, in the 2 June  2015 issue of the journal “Nature Genetics” (the number 1 research journal in Genetics with an impact factor of 29.648), by Prof. Da-Zhi Wang & Jian Ding, and […]

Ribonucleic acid-based therapy for diabetes: LncRNA SCRG1 increases the expression of IGF1R, INSR, and IRS2, and promotes an insulin-sensitized state, via up-regulation of  its target gene Lin28, 9/February/2019, 7.35 am

 Introduction: What they say:   A study from the Stem Cell Transplantation Program, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA shows that “The Lin28/let-7 axis regulates glucose metabolism.” This study was published, in the 30 September  2011 issue of the Journal “Cell” [One of the best journals in Biological sciences with an I.F of 28.71],  by Prof and Dean of the Harvard […]

Ribonucleic acid-based therapy for enhancing memory and cognition: LncRNA ZFAS1 increases Tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases 2 (TIMP2) levels, improves cognition, and decreases age-associated decline in memory and learning, via down-regulation of its target genes, 9/Februay/2019, 7.01 am

Introduction: What they say: A study from Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA;  Paul F. Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA Neuroscience Graduate Program, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA; Center for Tissue […]