Recent Mitochondria Journal Articles

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Two Conserved Histone Demethylases Regulate Mitochondrial Stress-Induced Longevity.

Across eukaryotic species, mild mitochondrial stress can have beneficial effects on the lifespan of…

Published: May 02, 2016 in Cell

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Fanconi Anemia Proteins Function in Mitophagy and Immunity.

Fanconi anemia (FA) pathway genes are important tumor suppressors whose best-characterized function…

Published: May 02, 2016 in Cell

Breast cancer / Cancer / Genetics / Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Virology

Evidence from multiple gene sequences indicates that termites evolved from wood-feeding cockroaches.

Despite more than half a century of research, the evolutionary origin of termites remains unresolved…

Published: Apr 26, 2016 in Current Biology

Evolution / Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Alleviation of neuronal energy deficiency by mTOR inhibition as a treatment for mitochondria-related neurodegeneration.

mTOR inhibition is beneficial in neurodegenerative disease models and its effects are often…

Published: Apr 26, 2016 in eLife

Life Science / Mitochondria / Neuroscience

Mitochondrial dysfunction-mediated apoptosis resistance associates with defective heat shock protein response in African-American men with prostate cancer.

African-American (AA) patients with prostate cancer (PCa) respond poorly to current therapy compared…

Published: Apr 26, 2016 in British journal of cancer

Apoptosis / Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Prostate cancer

Mitochondrial Stress Induces Chromatin Reorganization to Promote Longevity and UPR(mt).

Organisms respond to mitochondrial stress through the upregulation of an array of protective genes,…

Published: May 02, 2016 in Cell

Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

News Articles (Mitochondria)

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Enhanced arginine metabolism may counteract inflammation pathways in asthma

High arginine levels are often observed in asthmatic individuals and may support increased…

Published: May 23, 2016

Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Researchers identify single RCAN1 gene responsible for onset of type 2 diabetes

RESEARCHERS have identified the gene they believe is responsible for the onset of type 2 diabetes,…

Published: May 20, 2016

Diabetes / Genetics / Hepatology / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria

Same gene links blood sugar problems in Down syndrome and Type 2 diabetes

Problems with insulin secretion experienced by people with Type 2 diabetes, parallel similar…

Published: May 19, 2016

Diabetes / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria

Risk identified in procedure for ‘three-parent babies’

Resurgent mitochondria could spell trouble for disease therapy.

Published: May 19, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria / Stem cells

Some Stone Age humans returned to Africa

DNA from an ancient woman suggests some humans trekked back to Africa.

Published: May 19, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

'Three-parent babies' technique to prevent genetic diseases hits snag

Researchers say findings are a 'challenge' to the idea that using a donor egg can prevent the…

Published: May 19, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria / Stem cells

‘Piggybacking’ mitochondrial DNA can compromise mitochondrial replacement therapy

Mitochondrial replacement therapy shows promise for preventing the inheritance of mitochondrial DNA…

Published: May 19, 2016

Evolution / Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria / Stem cells

Avoiding mixtures of different mitochondria leads to effective mitochondrial replacement

Scientists at The NYSCF Research Institute discovered an important biological phenomenon in human…

Published: May 19, 2016

Life Science / Mitochondria / Stem cells

Three-person embryos may fail to vanquish mutant mitochondria

Technique to stop children inheriting mitochondrial diseases has potential to backfire.

Published: May 19, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria / Stem cells

Evolution of mitochondria

Mitochondria are the power stations of human cells. They provide the energy needed for the cellular…

Published: May 18, 2016

Evolution / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Blog Posts (Mitochondria)

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Spread Of Sexually Transmitted Cancer Found In Dogs Tracked Around The World

Plants and Animals Photo credit: The cancer is particularly prevalent in…

Published: May 18, 2016

Cancer / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria

Scientists Shocked To Discover Eukaryote With NO Mitochondria

Plants and Animals Photo credit: The microbe was actually found living in the gut…

Published: May 13, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Vitamin Found To Halt Aging In Muscle Tissues And Increase Lifespan

Health and Medicine Photo credit: Aging is still an inevitable fact of life, but…

Published: May 04, 2016

Life Science / Mitochondria / Stem cells

Mutant malaria parasites resistant to antimalarial Atovaquone cannot spread: new research

By Prodita Sabarini, The Conversation Resistance to a commonly used antimalarial medication,…

Published: Apr 17, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Malaria / Medicine / Mitochondria

Genomes Of 92 Early American Skeletons And Mummies Sequenced

Plants and Animals Photo credit: The Incan mummy La Doncela, or “The…

Published: Apr 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Excessive Ketamine Abuse Causes Bladder Cells To Commit Suicide

Health and Medicine Photo credit: Ketamine is used medicinally, but abuse of the…

Published: Mar 21, 2016

Apoptosis / Life Science / Mitochondria

Panamanian Genes Tell The Brutal History Of The European Conquest Of America

Health and Medicine Photo credit: Though most Panamanians carry female components…

Published: Feb 24, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Is it Ethical to Create Babies With Genes From Three People? Panel Says Yes

Would it be ethical for scientists to try to create babies that have genetic material from three…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Climate link to huge human upheaval

New DNA evidence suggests a major upheaval of humans living around Europe at the end of the last Ice…

Published: Feb 04, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Jobs (Mitochondria)

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Position Summary A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available in the Translational…

Posted: May 20, 2016

Cardiology / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Proteases

Postdoctoral Researcher Positions in Cardiac Biology and Regenerative Medicine

Fully-funded postdoctoral positions are available immediately to study the molecular mechanisms that…

Posted: May 13, 2016

Cardiology / Cell cycle / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition

Postdoctoral fellow in diabetes stem cell biology

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP Stem Cell Metabolism and Type 2 Diabetes Risk Joslin Diabetes Center/Harvard…

Posted: May 12, 2016

Diabetes / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Nutrition / Stem cells

Clinical Research Associate (Research Registrar)

University College London - UCL Institute of Ophthalmology - Inherited Eye Diseases and…

Posted: May 12, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Neuroscience / Ophthalmology

Research Fisheries Biologist

### National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration #### 1 vacancy in the following location: * San…

Posted: May 11, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Research Fisheries Biologist

Duties You will serve as a Research Fisheries Biologist at the Southwest Fisheries Science Center…

Posted: May 10, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Research Fisheries Biologist

Science, Service, and Stewardship This position is located in the National Marine Fisheries Service…

Posted: May 10, 2016

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

Staff Research Associate – Westwood

Job Duties This position entails high-level , independent research work on two major areas of study:…

Posted: May 04, 2016

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Proteomics

Staff Research Associate – Westwood

Staff Research Associate - Westwood Job Duties This position entails high-level , independent…

Posted: May 04, 2016

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Proteomics

Biologist

Requisition Number: 57217 Job Title: Biologist Category: Routine Lab Testing City: Quantico State /…

Posted: May 04, 2016

Life Science / Mitochondria