February 2011
 

Digital journal access: as you like it


BY ANGELA HVITVED

Two of ASBMB’s journals, Molecular and Cellular Proteomics and the Journal of Biological Chemistry, recently announced the release of alternate platforms for viewing content on the go.

 

Noteworthy JLR papers


BY MARY L. CHANG

The February issue of the Journal of Lipid Research features an article demonstrating a successful advanced method that allows for the quick freezing of low-density lipoprotein particles, as well as a paper that looks at the feasibility of using the apolipoprotein A-I mimetic peptide L-4F as a potential therapeutic to increase high-density lipoprotein function in patients with coronary heart disease.

 

Two high notes for ‘Eddy’ Fischer in the JBC


BY ANGELA HOPP

The Jan. 21 issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry contained two classic articles by Edmond H. Fischer, who shared the 1992 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine with Edwin G. Krebs for their research on reversible protein phosphorylation.

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