01:21 , Jan 27, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Death metal

The findings in two high profile papers on ferroptosis could be the nudge the fledgling field needs to gain the attention of drug developers. The process is the latest cell death pathway to offer up...
17:39 , Jan 25, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Renal disease

INDICATION: Renal failure Mouse studies suggest inhibiting ACSL4 could help treat acute renal failure. In a mouse embryonic fibroblast-based assay of ferroptosis, a regulated cell death mechanism associated with acute renal failure, ACSL4 knockout increased...