Salbutamol promotes SMN2 expression

October 6th, 2021 by

This is a summary of a paper that shows that Salbutamol promotes SMN2 expression in vivo [1]. Patients with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) have no functioning copy of the gene SMN1. The SMN2 gene can theoretically function in its place, but a change in this gene means that only a small amount of functional protein is produced from the gene. […]

Advantages of using polymers

October 3rd, 2021 by

Advantages of using polymers by Philip Silva | May 10, 2019 | Polymers | 0 comments Polymers are substances that are made up of the same kind of linkage and that consists of a large number of structural units. In most of the cases, they form a chain like structure. Some of the natural polymers […]