Navigation Links
BioScience tip sheet, October 2008
Date:9/30/2008

Research articles that will be published in the October 2008 issue of BioScience are as follows:

Fungal Community Ecology: A Hybrid Beast with a Molecular Master.
Kabir G. Peay, Peter G. Kennedy, and Thomas D. Bruns.

DNA-based techniques have in recent years allowed the systematic exploration of fungal diversity for the first time. Results show extremely high diversity and variability of fungi in natural environments, the explanation for which is unknown. High-throughput DNA sequencing has the potential to characterize this diversity in a class of organisms that is ecologically hugely significant worldwide.

Consequences of More Extreme Precipitation Regimes for Terrestrial Ecosystems.
Alan K. Knapp and colleagues.

The authors present a scheme for analyzing the effects on ecosystems of expected changes in patterns of precipitation. Moist ecosystems can be expected to suffer more water stress, while arid ecosystems are thought likely to have increased water availability. Wetlands are predicted to experience low-oxygen conditions less frequently.

Modeling the Developing Drosophila Brain: Rationale, Technique, and Application.
Volker Hartenstein, Albert Cardona, Wayne Pereanu, and Amelia Younossi-Hartenstein.

Modern digital modeling programs provide the opportunity to develop detailed three-dimensional maps of even such a complex structure as a brain. Modeling the developing brain of the fruit fly, the favorite experimental animal of geneticists, is providing new insights into how the process unfolds, and can reveal the effects of particular genes at various scales. Eventually, complete brain maps showing the interconnections of individual neurons should be achievable.

Comparing Ecosystem Goods and Services Provided by Restored and Native Lands.
Walter K. Dodds, Kymberly C. Wilson, Ryan L. Rehmeier, G. Layne Knight, Shelly Wiggam, Jeffrey A. F
'/>"/>

Contact: Jennifer Williams
jwilliams@aibs.org
202-628-1500 x209
American Institute of Biological Sciences
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Undergraduate bioscience research reaches new horizons
2. Sangamo BioSciences to Present at the Bank of America 2008 Healthcare Conference
3. Elsevier launches Bioscience Hypotheses
4. BioScience tip sheet July/August 2008
5. BioScience tip sheet, September 2008
6. October Geology and GSA Today media highlights
7. Story tips from the Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory, October 2007
8. October 2008 Biology of Reproduction highlights
9. October 2008 GEOLOGY and GSA TODAY media highlights
10. News from the October 2008 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2014)... MD FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research ... for the American College of Sports Medicine,s Conference ... 2014 in Miami, Florida. These awards are ... doctorates and scientists from underrepresented groups into the ... encourage the participation of young scientists at the ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... PA, August 28, 2014 Dyslexia, the most ... is a neurological reading disability that occurs when ... language don,t function normally. , The use of ... brain activity is disrupted in dyslexia. However, most ... number of brain regions, leaving a gap in ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... and mould in homes could pose a significant health risk ... in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology . ... eight different countries, the research has found that the presence ... in asthma sufferers, as well as increasing the likelihood of ... a team at the University of Exeter Medical School and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Dyslexic readers have disrupted network connections in the brain 2Indoor mold poses health risk to asthma sufferers 2
... HOUSTON -- (Aug. 16, 2010) -- A new ... and other human activity has completely obscured the natural ... "The natural factors that influence carbon dioxide cycling ... the radiocarbon signature of the river to reflect those ...
... of some of the most repugnant smells on earth, but ... has a sense of smell of its own. A team ... first time that bacteria have a molecular "nose" that is ... today in Biotechnology Journal , their study shows how ...
... infrared laser can make a heart beat faster. Scientists ... pulsed light can pace contractions in an avian embryonic heart, ... pacing of the embryonic heart," will be published in the ... 15, 2010. According to the scientists, this non-invasive device ...
Cached Biology News:A river flipped: Humans trump nature on Texas river 2A river flipped: Humans trump nature on Texas river 3Bacteria breakthrough is heaven scent 2A heart beats to a different drummer 2
(Date:8/28/2014)... Best Sanitizers, Inc., a leader in hand ... is asking industry professionals to prepare for fall harvest ... soap they’re currently using to the Best Sanitizers’ ... hygiene is critical to fighting cross-contamination and the spread ... criteria are identified to evaluate the effectiveness of an ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Ind. A new research platform uses ... of tiny structures undergoing stress and heating, ... improve designs for microelectronics and batteries., This ... information about how heating and the surface ... properties. Researchers have discussed the merits of ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Willow Grove, PA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ... talent, and create a culture that will allow individuals ... that are becoming increasingly important for employers looking to ... life science industries are embracing this trend, as the ... the fabric of a company, which will have real ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Sterlitech is ... polymeric membranes to its stable of products . ... molecular weight cut-offs and include membrane filters with surface ... increase in customer demand for our membrane process testing ... variety of flat sheet membranes,” explains Sterlitech President Mark ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Best Sanitizers, Inc. Asks Food Industry Professionals: With Fall Harvest On the Way, Is Your E2 Hand Soap Up to the Task? 2New analytical technology reveals 'nanomechanical' surface traits 2New analytical technology reveals 'nanomechanical' surface traits 3Klein Hersh International Leads Philadelphia Area Life Science Industry in Company Culture 2Klein Hersh International Leads Philadelphia Area Life Science Industry in Company Culture 3Sterlitech Corporation Enhances Its Selection of Flat Sheet Membrane Filters 2
... July 15 Amsterdam,Molecular Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), a ... announced the start of a collaboration with St. ... the development,of a gene therapy treatment for Hemophilia ... commercial rights to the final product. The,combination of ...
... A report published in the July 8 issue of ... Sciences ( PNAS ) is the first to ... of tiny nanoclusters of metallic gold. The study, which ... the work of researchers at four universities on two ...
... HealthSonix, Inc.,(Pink Sheets: HSXI)(FWB:H7S) today announced that ... purchased two wholly owned,subsidiaries of HealthSonix, Inc. ... "Selling the two operating companies to Innovative ... the companies to,resume full operations and get ...
Cached Biology Technology:AMT Starts Collaboration With St. Jude Children's Research Hospital on Gene Therapy for Hemophilia B. Company Accesses Exclusive Commercial Rights to Final Therapy 2AMT Starts Collaboration With St. Jude Children's Research Hospital on Gene Therapy for Hemophilia B. Company Accesses Exclusive Commercial Rights to Final Therapy 3AMT Starts Collaboration With St. Jude Children's Research Hospital on Gene Therapy for Hemophilia B. Company Accesses Exclusive Commercial Rights to Final Therapy 4Study reveals principles behind stability and electronic properties of gold nanoclusters 2Study reveals principles behind stability and electronic properties of gold nanoclusters 3Study reveals principles behind stability and electronic properties of gold nanoclusters 4HealthSonix Sells Operating Subsidiaries to Innovative Health Sciences 2
Recognizes the 41 and 43 kDa G-proteins present in liver plasma membranes and Gq/11alpha expressed in the Sf9 insect cell expression system. Negative for recombinant G(I)alpha subtypes....
Pancreatic Cell Cryopreservation Medium (2X) is intended for the cryopreservation of LT2 Immortalized Pancreatic Mesenchymal Cells (SCR013) and VIT1 Primary Pancreatic Mesenchymal Cells (SCR014)....
LAB/Probe Mouse-Rabbit DAB Kit...
Mouse monoclonal [SH-A1] to S100 alpha ( Abpromise for all tested applications). entrezGeneID: 6271 SwissProtID: P23297...
Biology Products: