James Cameron, John Williams, Kathleen Kennedy, More Urge Academy to Reverse Controversial Oscars Telecast Changes

James Cameron John Williams Kathleen Kennedy More Urge Academy to

Some of Hollywood’s most high-profile filmmakers, including director James Cameron, producers Kathleen Kennedy and Lili Fini Zanuck and composer John Williams have joined the growing chorus of voices asking the Academy to reverse course and present all 23 Oscars on the live March 27 telecast. In a letter sent today to Academy President David Rubin … Read more

Scientists think a peptide could cease, reverse damage to nerve cells

Journal Reference: Zhenyu Chen, Eric Chai, Yongchao Mou, Ricardo H. Roda, Craig Blackstone, Xue-Jun Li. Inhibiting mitochondrial fission rescues degeneration in hereditary spastic paraplegia neurons. Brain, 2022; DOI: 10.1093/brain/awab488 The UIC research, published in the clinical neurology and translational neuroscience journal Brain, was led by Xue-Jun Li, the Michael A. Werckle Professor of biomedical sciences … Read more

Innovative gene therapy ‘reprograms’ cells to reverse neurological deficiencies

Journal Reference: Toni S. Pearson, Nalin Gupta, Waldy San Sebastian, Jill Imamura-Ching, Amy Viehoever, Ana Grijalvo-Perez, Alex J. Fay, Neha Seth, Shannon M. Lundy, Youngho Seo, Miguel Pampaloni, Keith Hyland, Erin Smith, Gardenia de Oliveira Barbosa, Jill C. Heathcock, Amy Minnema, Russell Lonser, J. Bradley Elder, Jeffrey Leonard, Paul Larson, Krystof S. Bankiewicz. Gene therapy … Read more