Advertisement

Topics

Extracellular vesicles: Taking metabolism on the road

08:13 EDT 19 Aug 2017 | Nature Publishing

Extracellular vesicles (EVs) are a class of secreted membrane particles capable of transferring biological molecules between cells. Metabolomics measurements indicate that isolated EVs also have autonomous metabolic enzyme activities, including the unexpected identification of endogenous human asparaginase activity.

Original Article: Extracellular vesicles: Taking metabolism on the road

NEXT ARTICLE

More From BioPortfolio on "Extracellular vesicles: Taking metabolism on the road"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Relevant Topics

Biological Therapy
Biological therapy involves the use of living organisms, substances derived from living organisms, or laboratory-produced versions of such substances to treat disease. Some biological therapies for cancer use vaccines or bacteria to stimulate the body&rs...

Enzymes
Enzymes are proteins that catalyze (i.e., increase the rates of) chemical reactions. In enzymatic reactions, the molecules at the beginning of the process, called substrates, are converted into different molecules, called products. Almost all chemical re...