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Immune System Targets Vitamin B12 Pathway to Neutralize Tuberculosis Bacteria

Michigan Medicine Professor Ruma Banerjee, Ph.D. discusses his team's research into itaconate, a compound produced by the immune system, that can neutralise the bacteria responsible for tuberculosis. October 31, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Immunology #KellyMalcom #RumaBanerjee


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E. coli Gain Edge by Changing their Diets in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Michigan Medicine researcher Nobuhika Kamada explains research his team has done on what differentiates the diet of good E.coli from the diet of bad E.coli, and how humans may be able to alter their diet to improve IBS. November 4, 2019. ​ # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Science #HealthandWellness #Disease #Research #KellyMalcom #NobuhikoKamada ​​​​​​​​​​


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Genes Linked to Sex Ratio and Male Fertility in Mice

A team of researchers from Michigan Medicine's Department of Human Genetics have discovered how to alter the sex ratio in mice removing genes from the X chromosome of mice, and hypothesize that it may be applicable to humans as well. October 17, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Science #HealthandWellness #Genetics #Microbiology #KellyMalcom #AlyssaKruger ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Harnessed to Reliably Create Embryo-like Structures

A research study by Michigan Mechanical and Biomedical Associate Professor, Dr. Jianping Fu et al., found a way to create stem cell colonies that are similar to embryos. September 11, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Science #HealthandWellness #BiomedicalEngineering #JianpingFu #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​


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Basic Cell Discovery Could Lead to Improved Drugs for Heart Failure

U-M professor of pharmacology and biophysics, Dr. Alan Smrcka et. al, talks about his research on beta blockers and how to improve their role in treating heart failure. September 20, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Science #CardiovascularMedicine #Pharmacy #AlanSmrcka #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​​


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Key Protein Discovery Sheds Light on Fatty Liver Origins

Michigan Medicine professor of molecular and integrative physiology Liangyou Rui discusses a study he recently authored which reveals a new role for insulin in the control of fat production. July 31, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Physiology #healthcare #LiangyouRui #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​


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New Insights on Sperm Production Lay Groundwork for Solving Male Infertility

U-M Assistant Professor of Human Genetics Sue Hammoud discusses her research exploring the biology behind sperm development. Her research ultimately aims to help couples who are currently suffering from male infertility. August 24, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Sexuality #FamilyMedicine #Genetics #JunLi #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​​