Study Helps Explain What Drives Psoriasis Severity and Offers Clues as to How Disease May Spread to Other Body Parts

NEW YORK, June 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Beneath and beyond the reddish, flaky lesions that form in the skin of those with psoriasis, mild and severe forms of the disease can be told apart by the activity of key cells and signaling pathways, a new study shows. Led by researchers at NYU Grossman School of … Read more

Experimental Decoy Protects Against SARS-CoV-2 Infection

NEW YORK, May 31, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — An experimental “decoy” provided long-term protection from infection by the pandemic virus in mice, a new study finds. Led by researchers at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, the work is based on how the virus that causes COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, uses its spike protein to attach to a protein … Read more

Researchers Reveal Newfound DNA Repair Mechanism

NEW YORK , May 17, 2023 /PRNewswire/ –A new study adds to an emerging, radically new picture of how bacterial cells continually repair faulty sections of their DNA.  Published online May 16 in the journal Cell, the report describes the molecular mechanism behind a DNA repair pathway that counters the mistaken inclusion of a certain type … Read more