New Study Uncovers Molecular Interactions Driving Multiple Inflammasome Activation and Inflammatory Cell Death
The study findings have been published in the online version of Cellular & Molecular Immunology on November 27, 2023.
Abstract Inflammasomes are important sentinels of innate immune defense; they sense pathogens and induce the cell death of infected cells, playing key roles in inflammation, development, and cancer. Several inflammasome sensors detect and r... Read More
Published in the November 2023 issue of Experimental & Molecular Medicine (EMM), their findings shed light on dopamine-related brain disease.
Abstract Dopamine neurons are essential for voluntary movement, reward learning, and motivation, and their dysfunction is closely linked to various psychological and neurodegenerative diseases. Hence, understanding the detailed signaling me... Read More
New Study Reveals Intriguing Insights into the Nature of Dopamine Synapses and its Implications for Brain Disorders
Their findings have been published in Cell Reports on October 31, 2023.
Abstract Dopamine synapses play a crucial role in volitional movement and reward-related behaviors, while dysfunction of dopamine synapses causes various psychiatric and neurological disorders. Despite this significance, the true biological... Read More
Leukemia High-Precision BioResearch Group Held Academic Seminar on Advancements in Blood Cancer Research
The seminar, held at UNIST on October 27, 2023, aimed to share knowledge and explore new avenues for next-generation blood cancer research.
The ‘Leukemia High-Precision BioResearch Group (Tentative Name),’ a collaboration established in February 2022 between UNIST and Uijeongbu Eulji Medical Center, organized a seminar on the latest advancements in blood cancer diag... Read More
The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of Exp. Mol. Med. on August 1, 2023.
Abstract Autophagy functions in cellular quality control and metabolic regulation. Dysregulation of autophagy is one of the major pathogenic factors contributing to the progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Autophagy is i... Read More
The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of J. Advert. on July 20, 2023.
Abstract Although in-stream video advertising is common, its effects on advertisement (ad) information encoding remain unclear. We investigated the effects of in-stream video advertising by comparing two groups: those watching mid-roll (bet... Read More
Groundbreaking Research Reveals the Role of TonEBP in Lupus and Lupus Nephritis, Opening New Avenues for Treatment
The research findings were made available on May 5 ahead of their official publication in Kidney International on July 1, 2023.
Summary Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disorder characterized by autoreactive B cells and dysregulation of many other types of immune cells including myeloid cells. Lupus nephritis (LN) is a common target organ manifest... Read More
The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of Nucleic Acids Research on June 28, 2023.
Abstract Replication protein A (RPA), a eukaryotic single-stranded DNA (ssDNA) binding protein, dynamically interacts with ssDNA in different binding modes and plays essential roles in DNA metabolism such as replication, repair, and recombi... Read More
Their findings have been published in the May 2023 issue of Advanced Science.
Abstract Entosis is a non-apoptotic cell death process that forms characteristic cell-in-cell structures in cancers, killing invading cells. Intracellular Ca2+ dynamics are essential for cellular processes, including actomyosin contractilit... Read More