Announcing ISMCBBPR's Molecule of the Year 2012

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Isidro A. T. Savillo
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Announcing ISMCBBPR's Molecule of the Year 2012

 ISMCBBPR (International Society for Molecular and Cell Biology and Biotechnology Protocols and Research) is proud to announce that the Molecule of the Year 2012 is the Desmosterol , for excellent affirmation of its role in inflammatory regulation among others. More statements regarding this molecule being voted as the Molecule of the year 2012  together with the runners up by ISMCBBPR voters will soon be posted in the ISMCBBPR web page

Here is the prestigious publication where this choice as the Molecule of the Year 2012 was based: 

Spann NJ, Garmire LX, McDonald JG, Myers DS, Milne SB, Shibata N, Reichart D, Fox JN, Shaked I, Heudobler D, Raetz CR, Wang EW, Kelly SL, Sullards MC, Murphy RC, Merrill AH Jr, Brown HA, Dennis EA, Li AC, Ley K, Tsimikas S, Fahy E, Subramaniam S, Quehenberger O, Russell DW, Glass CK. 2012. Regulated Accumulation of Desmosterol Integrates Macrophage Lipid Metabolism and Inflammatory Responses. Cell 151, 138-152, September 28, 2012. Congratulations!!
Prof. Isidro T. Savillo
President, ISMCBBPR