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Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a human pathogen that causes tuberculosis, a disease that kills ca. 2 million people worldwide every year. The occurrence of multidrug and extensively drug-resistant strains of M. tuberculosis have...Enter
The interactions between aromatic moieties and aliphatic entities are of paramount importance for essential molecular recognition events. In particular, CH-pi contacts are present in a variety of biomolecular complexes, and provide...Enter
Cell division involves the segregation of the genetic material into the daughter cells that, when not properly controlled, may produce aberrant chromosomes and lead to cancer. Microtubule elongation plays a key role in the machine that...
Axonal myelination is essential for rapid saltatory impulse conduction in the nervous system, and malformation or destruction of myelin sheaths leads to motor and sensory disabilities. Schwann cell myelination is a highly orchestrated...Enter
A study by the group of Maria Vivanco, in collaboration with the group of Robert Kypta (also at CIC bioGUNE), Dr Zabalza (Hospital of Galdakao) and Dr López-Ruiz (PreteImagen) has been published this week in the prestigious...Enter
The ubiquitin-like molecule NEDD8 under stress
Cells constantly respond to cellular stress that causes protein or DNA/RNA damage. Defects in repair or elimination of the damage can lead to many diseases including neurodegeneration and cancer. To prevent this toxicity, cells have evolved many...Enter
2015/03/16Revealing the mode of binding between the DNA repair machinery and a carcinogenic protein more news
2015/01/26Ikerbasque researcher Jesús Jiménez Barbero is appointed new scientific director at CIC bioGUNE more news