How the regulator is regulated: Insight into immune-related protein holds therapeutic value

In immune-related disorders, therapy often involves identifying the molecules responsible for immune dysregulation and targeting them using drugs. This type of immune therapy is also used for cancer treatment, owing to the important role that immune cells play in cancer progression. One such type of a potential therapeutic target is an immune checkpoint protein called […]

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Texas Instruments sees strong quarter as work-from-home boosts chip demand

Texas Instruments Inc (TXN.O) forecast third-quarter revenue above estimates on Tuesday as a global shift to work-from-home boosted demand for chips used in tablets, personal computers and servers, offering some hope to an industry reeling from disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic. TI, which supplies chips for everything from smart phones to automobiles, often reports […]

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China threatens retaliation after U.S. orders closure of Houston consulate

In a dramatic escalation of tensions, the State Department has ordered the closure of China’s Houston consulate — a move the Chinese on Wednesday called an “outrageous and unjustified” provocation State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said the U.S. was acting to “protect American intellectual property and Americans’ private information.” On Tuesday, the Justice Department announced […]

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