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Researchers define structure, function of enzyme key to blood cancers

Researchers define structure, function of enzyme key to blood cancers

In the journal Nature, UNC Lineberger's Greg Wang, PhD, and colleagues reported findings about the structure and function of the DNMT3A enzyme complex, which helps control gene expression.

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HIV exports viral protein in cellular packages

HIV exports viral protein in cellular packages

A study from the lab of UNC Lineberger's Dirk Dittmer, PhD, found that HIV sends out a protein called Nef in cellular packages called exosomes.

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Gene therapy researchers find viral barcode to cross the blood-brain barrier

Gene therapy researchers find viral barcode to cross the blood-brain barrier

Scientists led by UNC Lineberger's Aravind Asokan, PhD, reveal how certain gene-carrying AAV vectors can penetrate the brain more efficiently to treat brain and spinal cord conditions, while reducing liver payload.

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Milowsky to co-chair national bladder cancer task force

Milowsky to co-chair national bladder cancer task force

Matthew Milowsky, MD, will help oversee a panel that provides insight on bladder cancer research and priorities proposed by the National Cancer Institute’s Genitourinary Cancers Steering Committee.

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