Pharma Geek Contest 1

PHARMA GEEK PPT CONTEST 1 PhamaWiki.in Power Point CONTEST Pharma Geek Contest 1 PhamaWiki.in PPT CONTEST What is this Pharma Geek Contest 1? PharmaGeekContest one is PhamaWiki.in Power Point CONTEST for all the B pharmacy M pharmacy and PhD students and Pharmacy professionals. What you need to Do? All you need to do is select any topic from Pharmacy Subjects and you [...]

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Calcineurin

Calcium-dependent serine/threonine phosphatase (also known as protein phosphatase 2B or PP2B). Calcineurin is a heterodimer composed of a catalytic subunit (Calcineurin A) [...]

Cachexia

Cachexia refers to a physical wasting due to loss of muscle and fat. Cachexia is often found in end-stage cancer patients but is also caused by autoimmune disorders or by [...]

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF)

BDNF (brain-derived neurotrophic factor) is a neurotrophin, i.e. a target-derived growth factor, which is expressed in the brain predominantly in the hippocampus. It acts [...]

Breast cancer resistance protein (BCRP)

The breast cancer resistance protein (BCRP) belongs to the G-branch of the ABC-transporter family (ABCG2). In contrast to most other ABC-proteins, BCRP consists of only one [...]

BCR- ABL

Bcl-2: Bcl-2 (B-cell lymphoma-related gene) is major mammalian gene that is known to inhibit apoptosis. Bax:  Bax is a bcl-2 homolog that forms with bcl-2 and acts to [...]

Bartter’s Syndrome

Bartter’s syndrome (antenatal Bartter syndrome, hyperprostaglandin E syndrome) is an autosomal-recessive electrolyte disorder, producing hypokalemia, metabolic alkalosis, [...]

Autotaxin – Lysophosphatidic acid (LPA).

Autotaxin is a lysophospholipase D that occurs in plasma and serum and cleaves lysophosphatidylcholine, thereby forming lysophosphatidic acid (LPA). This enzyme occurs as a [...]

Autoreceptor

A receptor on nerve endings within a synapse that responds to the released neurotransmitter from that neuron. This then feeds back to the same neuron and negatively regulates [...]

Autophagy

Autophagy derived from latin words “self eating” is a normal regulated cell process where cytoplasmic materials are degraded through the lysosomal machinery and the [...]

Autacoid

Autacoids are literally ‘self-medicating agents’ that are liberated from or produced by cells in response to a stimulus. They differ from hormones in that they usually act [...]