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Rockefeller University Press (RUP) signs Jisc transitional open access agreement for UK higher education

Nonprofit publisher Rockefeller University Press (RUP), a department of The Rockefeller University in New York City, has agreed to a deal with Jisc that negotiates open access (OA) agreements with publishers on behalf of all UK universities. RUP is...
18-Feb-2020 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers discover how cells clear misfolded proteins from tissues

Researchers in Japan have identified a new quality control system that allows cells to remove damaged and potentially toxic proteins from their surroundings. The study, which will be published February 18 in the Journal of Cell Biology, finds that...
10-Feb-2020 9:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Activating Immune Cells Could Revitalize the Aging Brain, Study Suggests

Researchers at Albany Medical College in New York have discovered that a specific type of immune cell accumulates in older brains, and that activating these cells improves the memory of aged mice. The study, which will be published February 5 in the...
29-Jan-2020 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers Identify New Therapeutic Target for Colorectal Cancer

Researchers at the University of Toronto have identified a key protein that supports the growth of many colorectal cancers. The study, which will be published December 27 in the Journal of Cell Biology, reveals that a protein called Importin-11...
19-Dec-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers discover how Zika virus remodels its host cell to boost viral production

Researchers in China have discovered how a Zika virus protein reshapes its host cell to aid viral replication. The study, which will be published December 23 in the Journal of Cell Biology, reveals that the viral protein NS1 converts an interior...
16-Dec-2019 10:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers discover a new way in which insulin interacts with its receptor

The biological actions of insulin are mediated by its receptor—the insulin receptor—which is localized on the cell surface. In a new study, researchers from Germany, Canada, and Finland show how insulin interacts with its receptor at a second...
7-Nov-2019 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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David Eisner Named Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of General Physiology (JGP)

David Eisner has been selected to serve as the eighth editor-in-chief of the Journal of General Physiology (JGP), effective January 1, 2020. Eisner, the British Heart Foundation Professor of Cardiac Physiology at the University of Manchester,...
22-Oct-2019 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Identify New Therapeutic Target for Pulmonary Fibrosis

Researchers in Japan have identified a genetic mutation that causes a severe lung disease called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) by killing the cells lining the lung’s airways. The study, which will be published October 10 in the Journal of...
7-Oct-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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