19:00 , Jan 4, 2018 |  BC Innovations  |  Translation in Brief

New Therapeutic Targets and Biomarkers: December 2017

New Therapeutic Targets and Biomarkers: December 2017 Select top therapeutic targets and biomarkers covered by BioCentury or added to the BCIQ database during December 2017. Therapeutic targets are defined as any protein, gene or other...
05:31 , Dec 15, 2017 |  BC Extra  |  Preclinical News

A new role for Bcl-XL in fibrosis

In a paper published in Science Translational Medicine , researchers from Harvard Medical School and colleagues suggest that inhibiting the anti-apoptotic protein Bcl-XL could treat fibrosis and describe a cell-based assay to stratify scleroderma patients...