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Zinc Transporter 8 - An antigenic target in type 1 diabetes

Illustrated here is the ZnT8 protein, a novel target of T1D autoimmunity. It is a beta cell...

Added on 2014-06-10.

Dendrites - An Information Superhighway

Dendrites (from Greek, "tree") are the branched projections of a neuron that act to propagate...

Added on 2014-05-14.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) Coronavirus

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is viral respiratory illness first reported in Saudi...

Added on 2014-05-06.

Oxytocin - A Human Neuromodulator Hormone

Oxytocin is a mammalian neurohypophysial hormone that acts primarily as a neuromodulator in...

Added on 2013-09-18.

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