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ScienceDaily (Mar. 1, 2011) A promising new way to inhibit cholesterol production in the body has been discovered, one that may yield treatments as effective as existing medications but with fewer side-effects. In a new study published in the journal Cell Metabolism , a team of researchers from the UNSW School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences — led by Associate Professor Andrew Brown — report that an enzyme — squalene mono-oxygenase (SM) — plays a previously unrecognized role as a key checkpoint in cholesterol production
ScienceDaily (Nov. 29, 2012) Mice with a condition that serves as a laboratory model for Down syndrome perform better on memory and learning tasks as adults if they were treated before birth with neuroprotective peptides, according to researchers at the National Institutes of Health.