Two of the nation’s most respected research institutions have closed their transaction that adds a Florida powerhouse meant to accelerate the pace of biomedical discoveries that benefit patients.
Cancer immunity Cancer Drug Resistance Treatments May Hamper Immune Fight Inhibiting the key gene involved in cancer drug resistance has unintended side effects on specialized immune system cells, a study…
Nanotube tunnels that act like roadways capable of transporting cargo between cells can transmit a toxic protein linked to Huntington’s disease, a new study finds.
As cells are building proteins, the process is occasionally halted in error prior to completion. How cells sense these glitches is clearer thanks to Joazeiro lab.
A New Era for Biomedical Research The scenic Jupiter, Florida campus of UF Scripps Biomedical Research encompasses three buildings on 30 lush acres within Palm Beach County’s innovation corridor. Here hundreds of leading scientists and students explore the biochemical…
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“The compound SR-17018 is the first biased agonist of the mu opioid receptor that does not lead to tolerance with chronic use,” says Stahl, a senior staff scientist in the Bohn lab. “This is a desirable feature for potential use in the context of chronic, severe pain.”
Scientists at UF|Scripps have determined the near-atomic-scale structure of an unusual brain-cell receptor called GPR158, which has been linked to depression and anxiety
Disney designed the ALS compound by applying nearly 15 years of research finding druggable structures on RNA.
A bioresponsive sensor from Carroll lab activates antioxidants only when needed and provides a tool for studying free radicals' role in disease.