Researchers identified an important signaling molecule of cell communication

„Nature“ publication gives hope to a more targeted effect of medicine

International scientists led by Carsten Hoffmann and Martin Lohse of the University Würzburg, Germany, identified for the first timeβ-Arrestin as an independent signaling molecule. The protein modulates a pharmaceutically important pathway. The results were published in the prestigious scientific journal „Nature“. It leads to new drug targets, for example in pain therapy. (Mehr in: Pressemitteilungen – idw – Informationsdienst Wissenschaft)