In this episode, Mark Anderson explains that the stereospecific redox status of CaMKII Methionine 308 regulates CaMKII activation and determines physiological and pathological cardiac responses to stress across species.
In this episode, Jian Hu and colleagues demonstrate that continuous lipid synthesis is indispensable for mature myelin maintenance and highlight an underappreciated role of lipid metabolism in demyelinating diseases.
In this episode, Vijay Singh and colleagues reveal that Pancreatic lipase-mediated necrosis of visceral fat worsens outcomes in acute pancreatitis.
Barbara Kahn is the quintessential physician-scientist. Dr. Kahn, of the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, is best known for elucidating molecular mechanisms of type 2 diabetes, obesity, and insulin resistance, with a particular emphasis on the role of the adipocyte in regulating glucose metabolism. In this interview by JCI Editor at Large Ushma Neill, Dr. Kahn discusses her work and history, including tales of going to Studio 54 with Andy Warhol.
In this episode, Raphaela Goldbach-Mansky, Adriana de Jesus, and colleagues use a comprehensive approach to identify autoinflammatory diseases that present with elevated interferon signature.