Daily Archives: April 9, 2019

Nucleophosmin holds it all together, the smart glue of the nucleolus

Conformational changes in nucleophosmin

The nucleolus is an organelle that serves as a factory for ribosome production and a stress sensor in the nucleus of eukaryotic cells. Unlike the nucleus, the nucleolus is not surrounded by a membrane. Instead, the nucleolus

Fibroblasts in rheumatoid arthritis: From friend to foe

Fibroblast effects on leukocytes

Our joints are composed of tissue-resident cells, called fibroblasts, which are responsible for maintaining the structure of the joint and repairing damaged tissue. Additionally, we and others have shown that fibroblasts can also influence the types and