September 2016

Cell article featuring ASRC’s des Georges may lead to new treatments for skeletal, heart muscle conditions

CUNY Advanced Science Research Center’s Amedee des Georges is co-first author on a paper shedding light on the structure and function of an intracellular receptor which controls the contraction of skeletal muscle, the findings of which are published today in Cell. Des Georges’s role in the research began while a Howard Hughes postdoctoral associate at […] Read More…

Research from Structural Biology Initiative Director Kevin Gardner focused on kidney cancer treatment featured in Nature, Structure

New insights into the potential for new classes of HIF inhibitors to restore control of the hypoxia response—representing the potential foundation of a new cancer-fighting strategy—are the focus of recently published articles in Nature and Structure featuring work by Kevin Gardner of the City University of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center (CUNY ASRC). Some […] Read More…