Next ground-breaking study of the ferroptotic cell death signal published in Nature Chemical Biology
A multidisciplinary team of scientists, which includes Dr. Karolina Mikulska-Ruminska from the Department of Biophysics of the Institute of Physics at the Nicolaus Copernicus University, made a groundbreaking discovery regarding to the ferroptosis process and indicate a key role of protein called iPLA2β in the cell death regulation of ferroptosis process. The results of the study were published in the prestigious Nature Chemical Biology journal.
Pacify the protein and win over a disease
Will it be enough to pacify the activity of certain proteins in order to hold back the development of many dangerous diseases including Alzheimer’s disease? An article on a breaking through discovery has just been published in PNAS, a prestigious magazine of American Academy of Sciences. Its first author is Karolina Mikulska-Rumińska, Dr., a biophysicist from NCU.