Autophagy automagically prevents cancer (1)

microRNA + autophagy See items 1-1088 See also: Autophagic cell death restricts chromosomal instability during replicative crisis 1/23/19 …autophagy is an integral component of the tumour suppressive crisis mechanism and that loss of autophagy function is required for the initiation of cancer. Reported as: In surprising reversal, scientists find a cellular process that stops […]

80 years of causal analysis (1936 – 2016)

Roles of Mutation and Selection in Speciation: From Hugo de Vries [1902 definition of mutation] to the Modern Genomic Era Excerpt: …mutation is crucial in speciation because reproductive barriers cannot be generated without mutations. My comment: Chromosomal rearrangements link autophagy from energy-dependent changes in RNA-mediated amino acid substitutions and supercoiled DNA to all biodiversity via […]