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Researchers devise birth control strategy to fight mosquito-borne disease

Researchers devise birth control strategy to fight mosquito-borne disease

Researchers at the University of Arizona have discovered a protein in mosquitos that is critical to the process of producing viable eggs and can be exploited to control mosquito populations. Named Eggshell Organizing Factor 1 (EOF-1), the selective blocking of this protein …Continue reading

Researchers discover molecule that leads to Parkinson’s Disease

Studies conducted on mice and human brains by neurologists at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) have revealed one of the factors that lead to Parkinson’s Disease (PD), the accumulation of alpha-synuclein proteins in the brain’s motor area. Clusters of these proteins — …Continue reading

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