News tagged with chronic inflammation

30 new gene variants linked to Crohn's disease

An international team of scientists, including researchers from Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, have found 30 new gene variants associated with the risk of Crohns disease. The results of the study provide valuable insight ...

dateNov 22, 2010 in Genetics
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New DNA repair pathway

(PhysOrg.com) -- UC Davis researchers have found a new pathway for repairing DNA damaged by oxygen radicals. The results are published this week in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

dateNov 08, 2010 in Biochemistry
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Identifying a role for cellular CO2 sensor

UCD Conway researchers have found that carbon dioxide (CO2) is not only involved in climate change and a waste product of respiration in cells but also plays an active role in regulating the genes involved in inflammation ...

dateOct 21, 2010 in Medical research
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