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Metabolism is the means by which the body derives energy and synthesizes the other molecules it needs from the fats, carbohydrates and proteins we eat as food, by enzymatic reactions helped by minerals and vitamins.
High-tech laboratory methods to explain how endophytic bacteria would live within plant cells

High-tech laboratory methods to explain how endophytic bacteria would live within plant cells

Study reveals a compound found in avocados helps in the treatment of leukemia

Study reveals a compound found in avocados helps in the treatment of leukemia

Shortage of DNA building blocks triggers inflammation

Shortage of DNA building blocks triggers inflammation

Critical intermediate in normal cellular metabolism may lead to cell death

Critical intermediate in normal cellular metabolism may lead to cell death

First-ever global assessment of how climate, land-use change impacts genetic diversity in mammals

First-ever global assessment of how climate, land-use change impacts genetic diversity in mammals

New breakthrough in understanding the role of high-risk immune genes in rheumatoid arthritis

New breakthrough in understanding the role of high-risk immune genes in rheumatoid arthritis

Modified immune cells can ruthlessly kill cancerous tumors

Modified immune cells can ruthlessly kill cancerous tumors

Mediterranean diet combined with lean beef can yield heart-healthy benefits

Mediterranean diet combined with lean beef can yield heart-healthy benefits

Scientists characterize the genetic diversity of populations in the South Pacific

Scientists characterize the genetic diversity of populations in the South Pacific

Gene therapy protects eye cells in mice with retinitis pigmentosa

Gene therapy protects eye cells in mice with retinitis pigmentosa

Study reveals DNA supercoiling is involved in regulating gene expression

Study reveals DNA supercoiling is involved in regulating gene expression

Obesity reduces mitochondrial gene expression in fat tissues

Obesity reduces mitochondrial gene expression in fat tissues

New method can improve the drug testing process

New method can improve the drug testing process

Study explains molecular mechanisms of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Study explains molecular mechanisms of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Mitochondrial DNA mutations reduce death risk in patients with bowel cancer

Mitochondrial DNA mutations reduce death risk in patients with bowel cancer

Researchers upend the models of cancer metabolism

Researchers upend the models of cancer metabolism

Novel, non-invasive biomarker test could help measure, track performance of senolytics

Novel, non-invasive biomarker test could help measure, track performance of senolytics

Study identifies a pair of microRNA molecules that maintain the population of cancerous stem cells

Study identifies a pair of microRNA molecules that maintain the population of cancerous stem cells

Processed meat associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease

Processed meat associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease

Lowering apolipoprotein CIII levels can prevent deleterious effects of a high-fat diet

Lowering apolipoprotein CIII levels can prevent deleterious effects of a high-fat diet