March 2010

[ASBMB] Did You Know?

Ninety-seven American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology members have been the recipients of Nobel Prizes.


For more information about ASBMB Nobel laureates, go to the ASBMB history site.

[JBC] A Novel Neurotoxin

Structural and Functional Characterization of a Novel Homodimeric Three-finger Neurotoxin from the Venom of Ophiophagus hannah (King cobra)

Amrita Roy, Xingding Zhou, Ming Zhi Chong, Dieter D’hoedt, Chun Shin Foo, Nandhakishore Rajagopalan, Selvanayagam Nirthanan, Daniel Bertrand, J. Sivaraman and R. Manjunatha Kini

J. Biol. Chem., published online Jan. 13, 2010 

[JLR] A Little DHA Goes a Long Way

Dietary Docosahexaenoic Acid Supplementation Alters Select Physiological Endocannabinoid-system Metabolites in Brain and Plasma

JodiAnne T. Wood, John S. Williams, Lakshmipathi Pandarinathan, David R. Janero, Carol J. Lammi-Keefe and Alexandros Makriyannis 

J. Lipid Res., published online Jan. 13, 2010

[MCP] Exploring Cerebrospinal Fluid

In-depth Exploration of Cerebrospinal Fluid by Combining Peptide Ligand Library Treatment and Label-free Protein Quantification

Emmanuelle Mouton-Barbosa, Florence Roux-Dalvai, David Bouyssié, François Berger, Eric Schmidt, Pier Giorgio Righetti, Luc Guerrier, Egisto Boschetti, Odile Burlet-Schiltz, Bernard Monsarrat and Anne Gonzalez de Peredo

Mol. Cell. Proteomics, published online Jan. 21, 2010
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