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Kian Kamgar-Parsi

Kian Kamgar-Parsi
Kian Kamgar-Parsi studied biophysics at the University of Michigan and is a consultant for the pharmaceutical industry.

Articles by Kian Kamgar-Parsi

From the journals: December 2019
Journal News

From the journals: December 2019

12/1/2019
Chasing the structure of a histone’s N-terminus tail. Highlighting the role of lipids in mediating endoplasmic reticulum structure. Defining the components of a bacteria’s biofilm matrix. Researchers tackle these tasks and more in our latest roundup…
From the journals: September 2019
Journal News

From the journals: September 2019

9/1/2019
A protein that could bring us closer to fertilizer-free farming. A link between cholesterol efflux in cerebral spinal fluid and Alzheimer’s. A protein that causes prostate tumor cells to thrive. Read these research highlights and more.
Circulating oxysterol levels
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Circulating oxysterol levels

5/1/2019
Oxygenated metabolites of choles­terol play important roles in mediating cholesterol and lipid metabolism. By measuring the blood levels of these oxysterols in breast cancer pa­tients before and after tumor removal, F. Peter Guengerich and colleague…