Life Sciences

Mitochondrial efficiency in health and disease

Imperial College London
Mitochondria perform several critical functions including cellular energy production and initiation of cellular apoptosis. Resistance to mitochondrial cell death is […]
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Cholesterol and inflammasome activation

Imperial College London
Cellular lipids determine membrane integrity and fluidity and are being increasingly recognized to influence immune responses. Cellular cholesterol requirements are […]
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Facing Down Emerging Viruses

Imperial College London
The  Ebola epidemic in West Africa has highlighted the threat of newly emerged viral infections. Michal Barski discusses why and […]
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Global Plant Geography Models

Imperial College London
Colin Prentice FRS holds the AXA Chair in Biosphere and Climate Impacts at Imperial College London and an Honorary Chair […]
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