Farmington, CT – Derya Unutmaz, M.D., a human immunologist who studies the molecular mechanisms of T cells and their involvement in HIV infection and other chronic inflammatory diseases, has been named a professor at The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) for Genomic Medicine. Unutmaz joins JAX from the New York University School of Medicine in Manhattan, where he was professor of microbiology, pathology, and medicine … more

A Jackson Laboratory research team in Maine has found that the misfolded proteins implicated in several cardiac diseases could be the result not of a mutated gene, but of mistranslations during the “editing” process of protein synthesis … more