Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) is a pro-inflammatory cytokine that mediates the host response to infection and stress by activating innate and adaptive immune pathways. MIF is released both from immune and neuroendocrine cells and it acts to counterregulate the immunosuppressive effect of glucocorticoids. Recently, MIF has been associated with a number of autoimmune diseases […]
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Heavy metal pollution is an increasing environmental problem worldwide. Cadmium (Cd) is a non-essential trace element, which is considered the most toxic heavy metal. Cd has been shown to interfere with the uptake, transport, and utilization of essential nutrients and water, to decrease photosynthesis, change enzyme activities, and also to cause various symptoms such as […]
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New Website
LC Sciences will be unvailing an upgraded website in the next coming weeks.  The new site will have significantly improved design and functionality.  Also keep an eye out for the launch of the new LC Sciences App.
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(Aug 14, 2013) – LC Sciences announces its new RNA-Seq Bioinformatics Service. Continuing advances in sequencing technologies, increases in the number of installed sequencers, and the decreasing cost of sequencing have all contributed to the generation of vast amounts of raw sequence data.  This has led to perhaps the largest challenge faced by scientist performing […]
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