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How gonorrhea develops resistance to antibiotics

24 minutes ago   |   ScienceDaily

As public health officials worry about the emergence of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea, researchers are tracing how antibiotics bind to a gonococcal protein, information that...
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Measuring similarity between gene interaction profiles

6 hours ago   |   BMC Bioinformatics

Gene and protein interaction data are often represented as interaction networks, where nodes stand for genes or gene products and each edge stands for a relationship between a...
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Experiments illuminate key component of plants' immune systems

11 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily

Biologists have shed new light on a crucial aspect of the plant immune response. Their discovery, revealing how plant resistance proteins trigger localized cell death, could...
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Cell suicide could hold key for brain health and food security

11 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily

Research into the self-destruction of cells in humans and plants could lead to treatments for neurodegenerative brain diseases and the development of disease-resistant plants...
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Atom transfer radical polymer-modified paper for improvement in protein fixation in paper-based ELISA

12 hours ago   |   Chemistry Central

A newly modified paper-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay was established by immobilizing more proteins on the paper surface through an atom transfer radical...
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MiComplete: weighted quality evaluation of assembled microbial genomes

16 hours ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractSummaryMetagenomics and single-cell genomics have revolutionized the study of microorganisms, increasing our knowledge of microbial genomic diversity by orders of...
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PCRM1exportome: Database of predicted CRM1-dependent Nuclear Export Signal motifs in cancer-related genes

16 hours ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractMotivationThe consensus pattern of Nuclear Export Signal is a short sequence motif that is commonly identified in protein sequences, whether the motif acts as an NES or...
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Assessment of Protein Model Structure Accuracy Estimation in CASP13: Challenges in the Era of Deep Learning

16 hours ago   |   Wiley

ABSTRACT Scoring model structures is an essential component of protein structure prediction that can affect the prediction accuracy tremendously. Users of protein structure...
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Pre‐ and post‐docking sampling of conformational changes using ClustENM and HADDOCK for protein‐protein and protein‐DNA systems

16 hours ago   |   Wiley

Abstract Incorporating the dynamic nature of biomolecules in the modelling of their complexes is a challenge, especially when the extent and direction of the conformational...
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Tracing the evolution of vision

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

The function of the visual photopigment rhodopsin and its action in the retina to facilitate vision is well understood. However, there remain questions about other biological...
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