BioFrontiers Institute is excited to release the first volume of the Innovation without Boundaries: The Future of Human Health & Welfare report. This report introduces you to the outstanding investigators and students who are seeking to improve human health and welfare by unlocking the mysteries of biology. Their curiosity-driven research has led - and will continue to lead - to transformational discoveries. We hope you enjoy reading this inaugural issue.
Toxic protein assemblies, or "amyloids," long considered to be key drivers in many neuromuscular diseases, also play a beneficial role in the development of healthy muscle tissue, University of Colorado Boulder researchers have found. "Ours is the first study to show that amyloid-like structures not only exist in healthy skeletal...Read more