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Finnish scientists analyzed the proteome of T helper 17 cells
10:17am, 20th June, 2018

Finnish scientists analyzed the proteome of T helper 17 cells

(University of Turku) T helper 17 (Th17) cells belong to a group of T cells with essential functions in autoimmune diseases and inflammation. Regulatory T cells (iTregs) are T cells with a suppressive function to maintain self-tolerance and prevent a...
Encrypted messages in biological processes
9:01am, 20th June, 2018

Encrypted messages in biological processes

(Aarhus University) RNA modifications can encrypt the RNA code and are responsible for a very sophisticated control of RNA function. A Danish-German research team has shown that modified RNA bases have a great impact on the dynamics of gene expressio...
Innovative autonomous system for identifying schools of fish
6:29am, 20th June, 2018

Innovative autonomous system for identifying schools of fish

(IMDEA Networks Institute) The University of Haifa (Israel) and two teams from the IMDEA Networks Institute have developed an innovative autonomous system, SYMBIOSIS, to monitor real-time schools of fish. This system, which combines optical and acous...