When the motors fail
Motor neurone disease (MND) is a debilitating disease of the neuromuscular system, of which three people die daily in the UK. A personal account of the experience of having MND is given, including the tests performed on diagnosis, and the feelings on coming to terms with the illness. The author is currently involved in a controlled drug trial through the Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham.
Publication Name: Nursing Times
AP-3 directs the intracellular trafficking of HIV-1 Gag and plays a key role in particle assembly
Gag particles direct the process of retroviral particle assembly, and the matrix region of the HIV-1 Gag polyprotein plays a critical role in the transport of Gag plasma membrane assembly site. Recent evidence indicates that Gag trafficking to late endosomal compartments, including multivesicular bodies, occurs prior to viral particle budding from plasma membrane.
Publication Name: Cell
Subject: Biological sciences
98 degrees temperature rising
Justin Jeffre, Jeff Timmons, and brothers Nick and Drew Lachey from the band 98 degrees, answer twenty questions from Teen Vogue. Reference is made to girlfriends, the perks of being famous, and food.
Publication Name: Vogue
Subject: Fashion and beauty