Daily Archives: December 9, 2015

India’s Failing Gold Monetization Scheme: Seizure Imminent? by Paul-Martin Foss

Never underestimate the stupidity of governments. ‘India’s newest gold monetization scheme has been a colossal failure. After one month, it has netted only one kilogram (2.2 pounds avoirdupois) out of an estimated 20,000 tonnes (44 million pounds avdp) of privately-held gold. Why is … Continue reading

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BRD4 is a novel therapeutic target for liver fibrosis

“BRD4 is a novel therapeutic target for liver fibrosis“: ‘Significance Liver fibrosis and cirrhosis are chronic liver diseases, resulting in life-threatening conditions with no FDA-approved therapy. Here, we identify bromodomain-containing protein 4 (BRD4) as a critical regulator for enhancer-mediated profibrotic … Continue reading

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