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Scientists discover protein capable of modifying other proteins

One of the first things you learn in any science textbook, is that its our DNA which directs how proteins are made, by instructing the amino acids or the building blocks of proteins to be assembled in a certain order. 377 more words

Research

Fuel Your Body After Your Workout

Your muscles do not grow during exercise, regardless of the intensity of your workout.  Exercise is important, but it’s only the stimulus — or trigger — for growth. 200 more words

Diet And Nutrition

Nutrient availability can cause whole-genome recoding

The availability of a trace nutrient can cause genome-wide changes to how organisms encode proteins, report scientists from the University of Chicago in PLoS Biology… 835 more words

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