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Antibody-points Bulletin: MOG
Sep-25-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for: MOG. MOG is a primary target antigen involved in immune-mediated demyelination; has been found to be effective in combating muscular dystrophy.                                  ..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: ISG15
Sep-18-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for: ISG15. Be on the lookout for: ISG15. Ubiquitin-like protein which plays a key role in the innate immune response to viral infection either via its conjugation to a target protei..

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Understanding How HIV Beats Early Immune Response
Sep-15-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

In an important step towards eradicating HIV-associated viral reservoirs, researchers have identified how the HIV virus hijacks the innate immune system to facilitate its replication and spread, thus ..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: PPIA
Sep-12-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for: PPIA. PPIases catalyze the cis-trans isomerization of proline imidic peptide bonds in oligopeptides and accelerate the folding of proteins. PPIA is believed to inhibit HIV-1 inf..

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Mechanism of CypA Inhibition of HIV-1 Infection
Sep-07-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Vanderbilt researchers find that CypA inhibits HIV-1 infection by blocking nuclear import of the HIV-1 preintegration complex.                                                                          ..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: Tumor Protein 53
Sep-05-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for: Tumor Protein 53. This gene encodes a tumor suppressor protein containing transcriptional activation, DNA binding, and oligomerization domains. TP53 is frequently m..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: CD40 ligand
Aug-28-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for CD40LG: CD40 ligand. CD40 ligand regulates B cell function by engaging CD40 on the B cell surface. In early HIV infection, CD40L expression contributes to the immunological contr..

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Novel Approach Offers New Insights Into HIV’s Lifecycle
Aug-23-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Live-cell fluorescent imaging system identifies individual viral particles associated with infection.                                                                                 .smallWindo..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: ADIPOR2
Aug-21-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for ADIPOR2: Receptor for ADIPOQ, an essential hormone secreted by adipocytes that regulates glucose and lipid metabolism. Required for normal revascularization after c..

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Discovery of Potential Broad-Spectrum Antiviral Targeting EZH2/1 Complex
Aug-17-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

The spread of herpes simplex virus infection is suppressed in cells treated with EZH2/1 inhibitors (GSK126 or GSK343).                                                                                 ..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: RAB7A
Aug-14-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for RAB7A: RAB family members are small, RAS-related GTP-binding proteins that are important regulators of vesicular transport. Each RAB protein targets multiple proteins that act in..

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Protein Critical to Early Stages of Cellular HIV Infection Identified
Aug-09-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU)-led researchers identify a protein critical to the early stages of infection of cells by HIV, offering a potential target for anti-HIV treatment.            ..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: PECAM1
Aug-07-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for PECAM1: The protein encoded by this gene is found on the surface of platelets, monocytes, neutrophils, and some types of T-cells, and makes up a large portion of endothelial cell..

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Creating Resistance to HIV Via CRISPR
Aug-04-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Mice transplanted with human hematopoietic stem cells that have an HIV receptor gene, CCR5, disrupted by gene editing allows the animals to ward off HIV infection.                                     ..

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Kitchen Sponges Are Bacterial Paradise
Aug-03-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Study shows that your kitchen sponge is a germ-ridden and nasty.                                                                           ..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: AFAP1
Jul-31-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for AFAP1: The protein encoded by this gene is a Src binding partner.                                              Antibody-points Bulletin: AFAP1 .largeWrapper { backgr..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: Noggin
Jul-25-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Be on the lookout for Noggin: Noggin is suspected of inhibiting BMPs and being a cause of symphalangism.                                                                                Antibody-po..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: GSK3A
Jul-19-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

GSK3A encodes a multifunctional Ser/Thr protein kinase that is implicated in the control of several regulatory proteins including glycogen synthase, and transcription factors, such as JUN. It also pla..

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Antibody-points Bulletin: Mucin-20
Jul-11-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

Mucin-20 is a member of the mucin protein family. Mucins are high molecular weight glycoproteins secreted by many epithelial tissues to form an insoluble mucous barrier. The C-terminus of this family ..

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Use of REV-dependent HIV reporter cell, REV-CEM-GFP/Luc, helps lead to discovering small molecular inhibitors that block the HIV host dependency factor LIMK1
Apr-11-2017 Cube Biosystems 0

The actin cytoskeleton plays an important role in HIV entry, intracellular migration, and viron release. LIM domain kinase (LIMK) regulates actin cytoskeleton by phosphorylating cofilin.  HIV can gain..

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