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DNA and mRNA Vaccines: A Side-by-Side Comparison

Posted by The Protein Man on Nov 2, 2021 2:00:00 PM

What’s the difference between DNA and mRNA vaccines and how do they work? Are they better than traditional vaccines? With all the exciting life-saving possibilities these modern technologies offer, it’s time to take a closer look.

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Topics: Molecular Biology

Telomeres, Telomerase and Cancer

Posted by The Protein Man on Aug 24, 2021 2:00:00 PM

Telomeres and telomerase may play a crucial role in cellular aging, cancer initiation, and tumor survival, but a thorough understanding of the mechanisms involved in telomere length (TL) maintenance and telomerase expression gives experts the tools they need to develop diagnostic tools, determine disease prognosis, and formulate effective anticancer therapeutics.

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Topics: Protein Estimation

A Closer Look at Lipid Rafts

Posted by The Protein Man on Aug 18, 2021 3:45:00 PM

What are lipid rafts and what purpose do they serve? Despite numerous studies, the existence and exact nature of lipid rafts continue to elude researchers due to the apparent limitations in the methods used in isolating and studying them. However, recent studies indicate that these rafts may play an important role in the compartmentalization of cellular membrane processes and in the development of various diseases.

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Advances in Synthetic Biology

Posted by The Protein Man on Aug 10, 2021 1:00:00 PM


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