Cellular 'trap door' may lead to therapeutic advances

Understanding lock for cellular trap door may lead to better disease treatment.

A team of researchers who two years ago announced a “Trojan horse” method of entering a cell without harming it have now found, in effect, the lock to the cellular “trap door.”

The research, led by Texas A&M AgriLife Research biochemist Dr. Jean-Philippe Pellois, appears in the May 5 issue of the journal Cell Chemical Biology.

“We had the key to the cell from the previous rese

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