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2020-10-12
The making of memory B cells and long-term immune responses

Researchers at Osaka University in Japan have identified two factors necessary for the production of memory B cells, the cells of the immune system th...

2020-9-29
Lipids, lysosomes, and autophagy: the keys to preventing kidney injury

Lysosomes are cellular waste disposal organelles containing potent enzymes that cause cellular damage if they leak out of ruptured lysosomes. In a rec...

2020-8-28
Faulty transportation of messenger RNA is the culprit in ALS

A team including Osaka University researchers has discovered a function for the protein missing in many types of ALS and FTLD, two neurodegenerative d...

2020-7-29
Temporary salt crystals may provide a permanent solution to Alzheimer’s

Researchers at Osaka University have demonstrated that precipitation of a salt crystal occurs even at concentrations much lower than its solubility du...

2020-7-17
Phantom-limb pain reduced through brain power

Osaka University researchers have used a brain-computer-interface to reduce phantom-limb pain after only three days of training. In a random crossover...

2020-6-23
The protein that stands between us and autoimmunity

Researchers from Osaka University identified the epigenetic proteins Tet2 and Tet3 as key regulators of B cell function. They showed that these protei...

2020-6-18
Antioxidant agent may prevent chronic kidney disease and Parkinson’s disease

Researchers from Osaka University developed a novel dietary silicon-based antioxidant agent with renoprotective and neuroprotective effects. They show...

2020-6-5
Novel switch protein that ‘turns on’ sperm for fertilization

Researchers from Osaka University and Baylor College of Medicine discovered a signaling cascade in which the testicular protein NELL2 travels through ...

2020-5-22
A vaccine targeting aged cells mitigates metabolic disorders in obese mice

Researchers from Osaka University developed a novel vaccine that removes senescent T cells from adipose tissues. They showed that vaccinated obese mic...

2020-3-24
Modeling the human eye in a dish

Researchers from Osaka University developed and validated a novel PITX2-eGFP hiPSC reporter line to model the development of periocular mesenchymal ce...

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