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Glutamine Metabolism Regulates the Pluripotency Transcription Factor OCT4
(Elsevier (Cell Press), 2016-07-12)
The molecular mechanisms underlying the regulation of pluripotency by cellular metabolism in human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) are not fully understood. We found that high levels of glutamine metabolism are essential to ...
We Have Become Exhausted Slaves in a Culture of Positivity
We live in an era of exhaustion and fatigue caused by an incessant compulsion to perform. This is one of the central tenets of the book Müdigkeitsgesellschaft (translatable as The Fatigue Society or The Tiredness Society) ...
Shame on You, Shame on Me: Shame as an Evolutionary Adaptation
Can shame be good for you? We often think of shame as a shackling emotion that thwarts our individuality and creativity. A sense of shame could prevent us from choosing a partner we truly love, speaking out against societal ...
Nostalgia is a Muse
The University of Southampton researchers Constantine Sedikides and Tim Wildschut have spent the past decade studying the benefits of nostalgia. Not only do they disavow its disease status, they have conducted numerous ...
Image noise reduction technology reduces radiation in a radial-first cardiac catheterization laboratory
Background: Transradial coronary angiography (TRA) has been associated with increased radiation doses. We hypothesized that contemporary image noise reduction technology would reduce radiation doses in the cardiac ...