A DNA transcription mechanism does not work as previously thought, according to a new Northwestern Medicine study.
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Northwestern Medicine investigators have uncovered new details about cell-cell adhesion, identifying previously unknown subpopulations of molecules that connect cells to their neighbors.
A new study discovered a previously unknown mechanism by which dopamine drives mitochondrial energy production.
A novel genetic toolkit developed by Northwestern Medicine scientists may support the development of customized therapeutic interventions for a breadth of diseases, according to a recent study published in Nature Communications.
A new study reveals that dopamine regulates movement-promoting brain circuits more dynamically than previously envisaged.
High levels of albumin — the most abundant protein in the bloodstream — present in one’s urine may indicate a higher risk of heart failure later in life, according to a study published in JAMA Cardiology.
A team of Northwestern Medicine investigators identified a specific gene as a key regulator of immune cells called invariant natural killer T cells, which may present therapeutic potential for the treatment of autoimmune diseases.
Northwestern scientists joined a multi-disciplinary effort to help identify mutations in woolly mammoth DNA that may have led to their extinction.
A new study published previously unknown details about the lineage of lymphatic endothelial cells associated with the heart.