AGU journal highlights -- Aug. 6, 2009
... primarily along coasts, with no significant hum generation
in the deep ocean. In particular, they find that ... between the two sills, leading to standing wave generation
as well as increased mixing as energy is ... in the single-sill simulation, standing wave generation
and increased mixing do not occur. The authors ...
Scientists work to plug microorganisms into the energy grid
"We have been charged to develop the next generation
of cellulosic biofuels. When we successfully ... fuels.
"It is a bridge feedstock. Once second generation
feedstocks come online we will be able to convert ... activities and deploy them to create the next generation
of fuels," says Donohue.
CCNY, CSHL biologists find birdsong of isolates reverts to norm over several generations
... experiment for her dissertation at CCNY, first generation
male zebra finches raised in isolation produced ... paired in a "tutor-pupil" relationship with a new generation
of zebra finches that imitated their tutors' ... accumulated over generations. By the fourth generation
the song had evolved toward the "wild-type" ...
Weizmann Institute scientists develop a unique approach for splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen
... work, the team demonstrated a new mode of bond generation
between oxygen atoms and even defined the mechanism by which it takes place. In fact, it is the generation
of oxygen gas by the formation of a bond between ... are even more remarkable considering that the generation
of a bond between two oxygen atoms promoted by a ...
University of Michigan installs second Genomatix Genome Analyzer
... of complete solutions for the analysis of Next generation
Sequencing (NGS) data, announced today that the ... are very pleased to add Genomatix advanced Next generation
Sequencing downstream analysis capabilities to ... that will inevitably come from the 'next'-next generation
The Genomatix Genome Analyzer ...
'Undesirable' evolution can be reversed in fish, Stony Brook University scientists show
... of five generations (for the silverside, each generation
amounts to about one year). They then allowed ... fish species, since they typically have a generation
time of three to seven years. Cod have a five-year generation
time, for example, which equates to a 60-year ...
Singapore-US scientists first to develop revolutionary microchip that uses 30 times less energy
... energy savings. Our vision is to see a new generation
of probabilistic-based nanoelectronics with ... go a long way in promoting the advent of a new generation
of 'green' IT at lower costs to consumers," says ... at Rice. The vision for this will include next generation
electronics, based on principles drawn from the ...
CSHL scientists discover how 'companion' cells to sperm protect them from genetic damage
... expression patterns in sperm, providing the next generation
with instructions that specify which regions of ... epigenetic modifications must occur in each generation
to ensure that transposons remain inactive. In ... do not pass on their genetic material to the next generation
-- the ensuing DNA damage is restricted to these ...
Evolutionary process more detailed than previously believed, study shows
... the model posits a complete replacement of one generation
by another better-adapted generation.
That ... will not be identified from just the final generation
of that organism," Kao explained. "Indeed, we ... adaptations go by the wayside, with the latest generation
of an organism sometimes showing no traces of ...
Pigs and dogs can bridge gap between mice and humans in developing new therapies
... called for a European pig clinic to facilitate generation
and characterisation of models of human disease ... us in many respects.
"A possible idea is the generation
of pigs with a humanised immune system," said ... could also be possible in pigs. Therefore the generation
of immune-deficient pigs is an important goal." ...
The Finnish Population Register Centre to Deploy Entrust EAC ePassport CA Solution
... President and CEO Bill Conner.
"The second generation
of ePassports raises the bar for border security ... before the June 2009 deadline.
The second generation
of ePassports, based on EAC, allows governments ... Centre is also the CA
provider for the first generation
of ePassports in Finland.
Founded in ...
Greenhouse gas auction revenues can help cut Md. electric use significantly, says study
... prices change and how will the fuel mix for power generation
change at different levels of energy efficiency ... equilibrium model for the mid-Atlantic power generation
market. It is designed to account for the possible exercise of market power in the generation
sector. By incorporating details about the ...
8 National Medals of Science awardees to be honored at gala, then the White House
... research into many applications, including energy generation
from fusion, dating of artifacts, and nuclear ... of elements in stars. Applied uses include energy generation
through fusion, dating of artifacts, and nuclear ... The department was one of the first of a new generation
of departments which combined the merging ...
Iowa State wins $18.5M grant to create NSF Center for Biorenewable Chemicals
... is part of the National Science Foundation's generation
Three Engineering Research Centers (ERC) Program. ... look forward to CBiRC graduates joining the next generation
of leaders and innovators in building a ... the National Academy of Engineering. The first generation
of 19 centers, established between 1985 and 1990, ...
ETH Zurich-administered fund ends scientific anonymity
... authorship tracking technology, this next generation
wiki links every word to its corresponding ... Institute of Technology, MIT.
In first generation
wikis, this information could theoretically be ...
Clear authorship attribution in this next generation
wiki also makes it possible for users to rate ...
TVA fertilizer technology used worldwide -- but few new products since 1970s
... to launch a radical initiative to develop a new generation
of energy-efficient fertilizers to help avert ... pollution.
"Work should begin now on the next generation
of fertilizer products using advanced techniques ... But with rising prices we should develop a new generation
of fertilizer products that use plant nutrients ...
New chlorine-tolerant, desalination membrane hopes to boost access to clean water
... generate power (cooling water for electric power generation
stations) and generation
of pure water requires energy to separate the ... of fossil fuels, which leads inevitably to the generation
of carbon dioxide. Therefore, if one can make ...
$2 million computer will help unravel major medical ailments
... be able to buy a computer equipped with the next generation
of microprocessors, hardware that will be ... Resources to fund purchases of the latest generation
of advanced research equipment.
"Innovative ... with new discovery tools enabling a new generation
of data and a new dimension of information. Tools ...
Pyramid Launches TimeTrax Bio Generation II
... products, is launching the Pyramid TimeTrax Bio generation
an innovative biometric system that features ... sensor for
fingerprint reading. The first generation
of Pyramid's TimeTrax Bio was
released in January 2007. The new generation
II offers all the same
features as its ...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- April 23, 2008
... that two of the nations largest electric generation
and transmission systems are likely to see large ... in earlier work to stimulate investment in new generation
technology also provides significant CO 2 ... past, now are focusing on development of a new generation
of the third most common instrument found in ...
EPFL Research Day 2008, in the presence of Al Gore
As a continuation of their collaboration with generation
Investment Management, the private bankers ... latest results in other laboratories. This new generation
of scientists concerned with environmental ... which is part of an ongoing partnership between generation
Investment Management and Lombard Odier Darier ...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- March 19, 2008
... #1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Toward a new generation
of vaccines for malaria and other diseases
... describe a new strategy for designing the next generation
of synthetic vaccines that could lead to more ... rage on and on, unless scientists develop a new generation
of triple-action antibiotics, according to an ...
First wind turbines on Galapagos Islands will halve diesel imports, reduce risk of future oil spills
... promotion of small-scale renewable energy power generation
and distribution systems in remote areas. ... (CER) credits for the diesel electricity generation
effectively replaced by the wind turbines.
... project, it is not possible to replace all diesel generation
capacity with wind power.
That would be ideal, ...
Should children be permitted to get genetic testing for BRCA 1/2 mutations?
... later in life" New research suggests the next generation
of parents may support testing minors even when ... Fox Chase Cancer Center. It signals that the next generation
may be more comfortable with genetic testing. This could be because their generation
grew up with genetics, learning about it in ...
e-Smart(R) Technologies, Inc., Announces Next Generation Superthin Polyimide Flexible Circuit Biometric Super Smart Card(TM) card, the 'i am'(TM) Card.
... the production infrastructure for its
of Super Smart Card(TM) cards in Korea. The new ... design, the
advances made with the newest next generation
"i am"(TM) Super Smart
Card(TM) far exceed our ... biometric ID verification.
e-Smart's(R) next generation
technologies allow governments, public ...
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards prestigious fellowships to 17 top young investigators
... is investigating mechanisms underlying generation
of effective T cell immune responses. T cells ... in our body and, hence, can be employed for the generation
of novel anti-tumor immunotherapies.
... hopefully contribute to the discovery of next generation
Alla A. Sigova, PhD , ...
UCR researchers awarded nearly $1.7M to develop improved cowpea varieties
... of nearly $1.7 million to UC Riverside from the generation
Challenge Program of the Consultative Group of ... to UCR is part of a broader effort by CGIARs generation
Challenge Program to improve legumes in ... beans, groundnuts and chickpeas.
Challenge Program is a research network that uses ...
ESA to provide essential launch control services to EUMETSAT
... control services for the last two Meteosat Second generation
(MSG) satellites, MSG-3 and MSG-4.
Under the ... Meteosats starting in 1977, the second generation
of much-improved geostationary weather satellites (called Meteosat Second generation
MSG) guarantees operational services until 2018. ...
Device helps patients survive, regain function til transplant
... ANN ARBOR, Mich. A new generation
of implanted heart-assisting pump does very well ... assist device or LVAD. It is one of four in a new generation
of heart-assisting implants that push the blood ... complications do occur even with the newer generation
of device due to the acuity of illness of these ...
Humans lend a hand to critically endangered waterbird
... this along with the continuation of local farming methods practiced for generation
will be crucial in saving this once common species from extinction," ...
Engineering innovative solutions for 21st century medicine
... as more and more people live long enough to wear out their joints. A new generation
of implants will reduce the need for further replacements, avoiding costly ... of patients with osteoarthritis. For example, we will create the next generation
of hip and knee replacement implants that will last longer and require ...
Hatchery fish may hurt efforts to sustain wild salmon runs
... Most importantly, these differences were still detectable after a full generation
of natural selection in the wild.
The effect of hatcheries on ... were used in the Hood River study. This demonstrates that even a single generation
of hatchery culture can still have strong effects.
Although this study ...
Genetically corrected blood cells obtained from skin cells from Fanconi anemia patients
... Environmental and Technological Research (CIEMAT), has resulted in the generation
of blood cells from skin cells of patients with a genetic disease known as ... iPS cells towards healthy tissues these patients lack.
of blood cells in this research was carried out in vitro, in cell culture ...
DOE JGI releases expanded version of Phytozome.net
... tree, the first tree sequenced and being explored as a feedstock for a new generation
of cellulosic biofuels.
Sorghum bicolor, a drought-tolerant grass and ... and source of hundreds of genes associated with carbon dioxide capture and generation
Brachypodium distachyon , a temperate wild grass and ...
100 reasons to change the way we think about genetics
... necks to become slightly longera trait that was passed on to descendants. generation
inherited slightly longer necks, and the result is what we see in giraffes ...
NEWSLETTER: Antibody Fragment Production Breakthrough with 2nd Generation EBA
... the downstream process for Phase III clinical trial material using 2nd generation
Expanded Bed Adsorption (EBA) technology developed by the Danish biotech ... series of tests, Richter-Helm has discovered significant advantages of 2nd generation
EBA over the latest, alternative chromatographic methods. A 60% increase ...
Major funding to help cut CO2 emissions
... that is advancing all the time and could well make fossil-fuelled generation
a true low-carbon source of energy.
Project teams led by the ... projects are vital in identifying solutions that will enable fossil-fuel generation
to be a key part of maintaining secure, affordable and low carbon energy. ...
New method developed by UC San Diego bioengineers gives regenerative medicine a boost
... it back too far it might be hard to bring it back. We found that the first generation
of (reprogramming) cocktails that people have developed is not perfect ... a hint of where we should be looking.
"In addition, a couple of second generation
reprogramming method, so called virus-free or transgene-free methods, were ...
Learning how the pieces responsible for interpreting the human genome work
... "most fascinating" technology available in pioneering laboratories: Next generation
Sequencing, which was developed only three years ago. "Using this ... Auer, expert in genomic technology at IRB Barcelona. The power of Next generation
Sequencing is reflected in the following: a single laboratory could obtain ...
Human ES cells progress slowly in myelin's direction
... report in the journal Development ( dev.biologists.org ) the successful generation
from human embryonic stem cells of a type of cell that can make myelin, a ... regard, the human oligodendrocytes generated from human ES cells or the generation
of disease-induced pluripotent stem cells can provide a useful tool in the ...