Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Press Releases
New assay studies multiple cellular pathways at once - DEC 16, 2019A novel technological approach expands from two to six the number of molecular pathways that can be studied simultaneously in a cell sample with the dual luciferase assay.
Baylor researchers Wang, Lichtarge named 2019 AAAS Fellows - NOV 26, 2019
Two Baylor College of Medicine researchers have been named 2019 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Zooming into cilia sheds light on blinding diseases - NOV 5, 2019
A new study published today reveals an unprecedented close-up view of cilia linked to blindness.
Amoeba builds barriers for protection against bacteria - JUL 25, 2019
Researchers report that Dictyostelium discoideum, the soil-dwelling single-celled amoeba that feeds on bacteria, builds a barrier around its colonies that counteracts bacterial attempts to penetrate them.
New strategy fights bacterial antibiotic resistance - APR 1, 2019
A new strategy to combat antibiotic resistance has emerged from a study led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine.
Global grants aim to help scientists understand tumor behavior - JAN 23, 2019
A multidisciplinary, international team of scientists has been awarded Cancer Research UK’s Grand Challenge, an ambitious series of £20 million global grants tackling some of the toughest questions in cancer research.
Bacteria help discover human cancer-causing proteins - JAN 10, 2019
A team led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas at Austin has applied an unconventional approach that used bacteria to discover human proteins that can lead to DNA damage and promote cancer.