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Anand Rao

Anand Rao
Anand Rao is an ASBMB science communicator.

Articles by Anand Rao

Sorting and secreting insulin by expiration date
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Sorting and secreting insulin by expiration date

7/30/2020
The age of insulin parcels may matter, according to a research team in Australia and the U.S., when it comes to diagnosing and treating diabetes.
From the journals: JBC
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From the journals: JBC

7/14/2020
A metal ion that transforms tau. A new target to take out cancer cells. One substitution that abolishes enzyme allostery. Read about recent papers on these topics and more in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
From the journals: JBC
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From the journals: JBC

5/28/2020
Enzymes playing hot potato with heme. A CRISPR system that cuts indiscriminately. Cholesterol levels changing ATP signaling. Read about recent papers on these topics and more in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
From the journals: JBC
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From the journals: JBC

4/15/2020
Nogo piggybacking on exosomes to restrict regeneration and fusion proteins that trim triglyceride levels. Read about papers on these topics and more recently published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
Team Cryo ices Mass Spec’s hopes in JBC Methods Madness tourney
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Team Cryo ices Mass Spec’s hopes in JBC Methods Madness tourney

4/3/2020
In the inaugural JBC Methods Madness Tournament, cryo­–EM/ET gave structural biologists around the world something to cheer about, beating mass spectrometry 51% to 49% —​ a margin thinner than shaved ice. 
From the journals: JBC
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From the journals: JBC

3/26/2020
Flu-fighting fat, prevention of chemotherapy pain and activation of anti-aging enzymes. Read about recent papers on these topics and more in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
From the journals: MCP
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From the journals: MCP

3/2/2020
Mapping thousands of protein interactions and creating a roadmap to predict and treat immune diseases. Read about papers on these topics in the journal Molecular & Cellular Proteomics.
From the journals: JBC
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From the journals: JBC

2/28/2020
Mechanisms of aging, misfolded proteins and dementia, and plant protein mimicry. Read about papers on these topics and more in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
From the journals: JBC
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From the journals: JBC

1/24/2020
Recent topics include misfolded tau proteins in Alzheimer’s disease, how enzymes trim peptides and how a parasite hijacks the immunity of its host.
From the journals: JBC
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From the journals: JBC

1/3/2020
Articles in the Journal of Biological Chemistry investigate immune receptor binding; barrel-shaped organelles called vaults; de novo dNTP synthesis; and a specific SNARE inhibitor.