Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 18 August 2004
Membranes of Death
Molecule prevents suicide triggered by cell's protein factories
Abstract: When the going gets tough, many cells give up. But some endure if they've got a protein that prevents a particular organelle from sparking cell suicide, new work suggests. The results might eventually help researchers identify ways to curtail cell loss associated with Alzheimer's disease and stroke.
Citation: M. Leslie, Membranes of Death. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2004 (33), nf77 (2004).
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