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Chemical & Systems Biology


CSB Senior Research Scientist Work Featured by American Heart Association

Posted by robert pearce on November 21, 2013

CSB Senior Research Scientist, Marie-Helene Disatnik, Ph.D., has had her work on the preservation of motochondrial function featured by the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. According to her research, inhibiting mitochondrial fragmentation by selectively inhibiting the interaction between the proteins Drp1 and Fis1 may reduce ischemic tissue damage.
To read more about her findings, please visit the American Heart Association Scientific Session 2013.