• EGR1 protein acts as a master regulator of inflammation in macrophages, study suggests

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    Scientists at The Wistar Institute discovered that Early Growth Response 1 , a protein that turns on and off specific genes during blood cell development, inhibits expression of pro-inflammatory genes in macrophages.
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  • Animal study explores how fermented foods influence gene responses in the colon

    Animal study explores how fermented foods influence gene responses in the colon

    5 days ago - By Natural News

    In this study, Canadian researchers elucidated the role of two different sources of fermentable material , fructooligosaccharides and wheat bran , on the expression of genes involved in short-chain fatty acid transport, G-protein signaling, apoptosis, cell proliferation and oncogenesis in colon epithelia of healthy rats. Their findings were published in the journal Nutrition...
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