Category : Biology

Science / Biology - 3 hours ago

Cheesemaking secret unlocked

Researchers say their new knowledge on the inner workings of a bacterium has important implications for Australia's billion dollar cheese industry. The research group has explained the regulation of an enzyme in the bacterium Lactococcus, which is us...

Science / Biology - 5 hours ago

Histone 1, the guardian of genome stability

Genomic instability is the main risk factor for tumor development in humans. Therefore understanding its origin and and exploring therapeutic targets is paramount. Histone 1 silences a region of the genome that causes irreparable DNA damage when tran...