Navigation Links


Iberian pig genome remains unchanged after 5 centuries

9/17/2014
A team of Spanish researchers have obtained the first partial genome sequence of an ancient pig. Extracted from a sixteenth century pig found at the site of the Montsoriu Castle in Girona, the data obtained indicates that this ancient pig is closely related to today's Iberian pig. Researchers also discard the hypothesis that Asian pigs were crossed with modern Iberian pigs. The study, publis... [Comments]

Five genes to predict colorectal cancer relapses

9/17/2014
Researchers at the Catalan Institute of Oncology-Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (ICO-IDIBELL), led by David Garcia-Mollev have identified 5 genes differentially expressed in normal accompanying cells in colorectal tumors. Analysis of these genes could be used to classify colorecta... [Comments]Five genes to predict colorectal cancer relapses

Abnormal properties of cancer protein revealed in fly eyes

9/17/2014
EAST LANSING, Mich. Mutations in the human retinoblastoma protein gene are a leading cause of eye cancer. Now, Michigan State University scientists have turned to fruit fly eyes to unlock the secrets of this important cancer gene. In a paper featured on the cover of the current issue of t... [Comments]Abnormal properties of cancer protein revealed in fly eyes

Protein variant may boost cardiovascular risk by hindering blood vessel repair

9/17/2014
DALLAS September 17, 2014 Researchers at UTSouthwestern Medical Center have found that the most common variant of the circulating protein apolipoprotein E, called apoE3, helps repair the lining of blood vessels. Individuals with another variant, called apoE4, do not get the benefit of th... [Comments]Protein variant may boost cardiovascular risk by hindering blood vessel repair

Coral growth rate plummets in 30-year comparison

9/17/2014
Washington, DC A team of researchers working on a Carnegie expedition in Australia's Great Barrier Reef has documented that coral growth rates have plummeted 40% since the mid-1970s. The scientists suggest that ocean acidification may be playing an important role in this perilous slowdown. ... [Comments]Coral growth rate plummets in 30-year comparison

Cape Cod saltmarsh recovery looks good, falls short

9/17/2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] After decades of decline, grasses have returned to some once-denuded patches of Cape Cod's saltmarshes. To the eye, the marsh in those places seems healthy again, but a new study makes clear that a key service of the marsh coastal protection remains dimini... [Comments]Cape Cod saltmarsh recovery looks good, falls short

Global change: Trees continue to grow at a faster rate

9/17/2014
Trees have been growing significantly faster since the 1960s. The typical development phases of trees and stands have barely changed, but they have accelerated -- by as much as 70 percent. This was the outcome of a study carried out by scientists from Technische Universitt Mnchen based on long-... [Comments]Global change: Trees continue to grow at a faster rate

Rooting out horse-meat fraud in the wake of a recent food scandal

9/17/2014
As the United Kingdom forms a new crime unit designed to fight food fraud in response to an uproar last year over horse meat being passed off as beef scientists from Germany are reporting a technique for detecting meat adulteration. They describe their approach, which represents a vast improvement over current methods, in ACS' Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry . Hans-Ulrich Hu... [Comments]

Being social: Learning from the behavior of birds

9/17/2014
KNOXVILLEScience has learned a great deal about complex social behavior by studying nonhuman mammals and primates, but parrots might have something to teach too. With their unusually large brains relative to their body size and advanced cognition, parrots live in a complex social enviro... [Comments]Being social: Learning from the behavior of birds

Sharks' skin has teeth in the fight against hospital superbugs

9/17/2014
Transmission of bacterial infections, including MRSA and MSSA could be curbed by coating hospital surfaces with microscopic bumps that mimic the scaly surface of shark skin, according to research published in the open access journal Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control . The stu... [Comments]Sharks' skin has teeth in the fight against hospital superbugs

[previous] [next]
(Date:9/16/2014)... The 36 Pit Fire began on September 13, 2014. ... It is currently over 2,300 acres in size and ... The 36 Pit Fire was calm Monday night due to ... establishing an anchor point and beginning to construct a fireline ... The following resources are working on the fire: , 7 ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... same viruses that make us sick can take up ... a sneeze, cough or other troublesome symptom, according to ... St. Louis. , On average, healthy individuals carry ... researchers report online in BioMed Central Biology . ... the diversity of viruses in healthy people. , ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... for the dinosaurs 66 million years ago decimated the ... extent than their deciduous peers, according to a study ... the journal PLOS Biology . , Applying ... fossilized leaves of angiosperms flowering plants excluding ... ecology of a diverse plant community thriving during a ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Healthy humans make nice homes for viruses 2Healthy humans make nice homes for viruses 3Meteorite that doomed dinosaurs remade forests 2Meteorite that doomed dinosaurs remade forests 3Meteorite that doomed dinosaurs remade forests 4
... percent as compared to last year,s record size. According to measurements ... 27.7 million tonnes, compared to the 2006 record ozone loss of ... area and the depth of the ozone hole. The area of ... 220 Dobson Units is 24.7 million sq km, roughly the ...
... vaccine delivered through painless microneedles in patches applied ... to delivery through hypodermic needles, according to researchers ... Technology. Using new grants from the National Institutes ... five years, researchers from the two institutions plan ...
... help may be on the way for beleaguered growers ... Many varieties of the widely grown bottlegourd (Lagenaria siceraria) ... (ZYMV), a scourge of commercial cucurbits that includes pumpkins, ... ZYMV infects cucurbits throughout North America and in other ...
Cached Biology News:2007 ozone hole 'smaller than usual' 22007 ozone hole 'smaller than usual' 3Flu vaccine in painless skin patches under development at Emory, Georgia Tech with NIH grants 2Battling virus disease of watermelon with bottlegourds 2
HOXC11 Antibody...
HOXC11 Antibody...
PPOX Immunogen: PPOX (AAH02357, 378 a.a. ~ 478 a.a) partial recombinant protein with GST tag. Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles *Available for distribution in the US only...
Rabbit anti MMP-13, Hinge Region MMP-13 Hinge Region...
Biology Products:
(Date:9/17/2014)... September 17, 2014 ... action from a truly novel class of ... MGB Biopharma, a biopharmaceutical company developing a ... that it has secured £4.0m ($6.4m) to ... MGB-BP-3, against a range of Gram-positive infections ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... The Alliance for Clinical Research ... collaborative building a global system to enhance safety, ... Phase 3 of its Site Accreditation and Standards ... Kalali, Vice-President, Global Head, Neuroscience Center of Excellence ... Quality Integration (CQI) Consulting will lead the effort ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... chin strap that can harvest energy from jaw movements ... Canada. , It is hoped that the device can ... a number of small-scale implantable or wearable electronic devices, ... and communication devices. , The first results of the ... IOP Publishing,s journal Smart Materials and Structures . ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... cars and flashlights, batteries play an important role ... are seeking ways to improve battery life and ... water-based solution, researchers at the University of Missouri ... battery that could be used for many applications ... and also in complicated applications such as space ...
Breaking Biology Technology:MGB Biopharma Secures £4.0m ($6.4m) to Advance its Novel Lead Antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, into Clinical Development 2MGB Biopharma Secures £4.0m ($6.4m) to Advance its Novel Lead Antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, into Clinical Development 3MGB Biopharma Secures £4.0m ($6.4m) to Advance its Novel Lead Antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, into Clinical Development 4MGB Biopharma Secures £4.0m ($6.4m) to Advance its Novel Lead Antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, into Clinical Development 5MGB Biopharma Secures £4.0m ($6.4m) to Advance its Novel Lead Antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, into Clinical Development 6MGB Biopharma Secures £4.0m ($6.4m) to Advance its Novel Lead Antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, into Clinical Development 7Global Standards Initiative for Clinical Research Sites Advances 2Global Standards Initiative for Clinical Research Sites Advances 3Global Standards Initiative for Clinical Research Sites Advances 4'Smart material' chin strap harvests energy from chewing 2
... 25 Scimitar Equity, LLC issues a ... VOQP), entitled,"Creating Value; Turnaround Leverages Product Opportunities ... review is available at website: http://www.scimitarequity.com ... Jersey-based biotechnology company,dedicated to becoming a recognized ...
... 25 Mymetics,Corporation (OTC: MYMX), will be holding an ... PM New York Time to update all shareholders,on the ... Form 10-Q and to,address recent press articles., You ... at +1-866-591-4361 PIN 815,726 and from Europe at +41-800-329-326 ...
... 23 Eisai Corporation of,North America and its ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a ... prevention of,chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV). ALOXI Capsules ... prevention of acute nausea and,vomiting following initial and ...
Cached Biology Technology:VioQuest Pharmaceuticals, Inc Q2/08 Review Issued by Scimitar Equity, LLC 2FDA Approves ALOXI(R) (Palonosetron HCl) Capsules for Prevention of Acute Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting 2FDA Approves ALOXI(R) (Palonosetron HCl) Capsules for Prevention of Acute Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting 3