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Dogs, humans, put heads together to find cure for brain cancer

... as previously thought, and they've narrowed the search for the real culprit. Meningiomas are ... dog and human tumors allows us to concentrate our search on the two percent of the haystack that actually ... he can use this correlation to further narrow the search for specific genes involved with the disease. ...

Prostate Cancer Translational Research in Europe meeting: Search for biomarkers continues

... in funding covering scientific topics such as the search for diagnostic and prognostic markers for ... appearing," Rafnar said as she added that "the search for genetic determinants of disease severity is ... in order to look for new biomarkers. But the search for prognostic markers needs a multi-targeted ...

Geographic profiling applied to track hunting patterns of white sharks in South Africa

... sharks possess a well-defined anchor point or search base for hunting, but not where the chances of ... and that smaller sharks had more dispersed prey search patterns and lower kill success rates than larger ... This could mean that white sharks refine their search patterns with experience, and learn to ...

Hunt for 'climate-ready' crops accelerates as organizations search seed collections worldwide

... 1,500 crop genebanks around the world. They will search for biodiversity critically needed to protect ... a wide range of innovative projects, including a search in Southeast Asia and the Pacific for bananas ... pathogen responsible for bacterial wilt; a search for novel traits with tolerance to heat and ...

6 young ASU faculty earn NSF Career awards

... to improve the accessibility of Internet data for search engine users. Internet users employ Google to ... data stored in databases not easily accessed by search engines such as Google. "All of this ... HTML," Chen says. "My work will allow people to search these databases easily using simple keywords." ...

Cloud computing brings cost of protein research down to Earth

... open-source alternative to commercial proteomics search programs, entitled Open Mass Spectrometry ... A second open-source proteomics database search is also now available; the X!Tandem, developed ... machine images containing the OMSSA and X!Tandem search algorithms and sequence databases. "We ...

Relationships in rank and file

... algorithms such as BLAST (Basic Local Alignment search Tool) have to make use of certain simplifications ... in the database in just a few minutes. search engines like BLAST evaluate the similarity ... that can be applied to every kind of sequence search and alignment method. The researchers have ...

WCC Smart Search & Match to Support U.S. Army's BOSS-U Program

... Virginia, February 10 /PRNewswire/ -- WCC Smart search & Match, the leading provider of high-performance search and match software, today announced its ... fusion, can provide a comprehensive identity search and match capability that includes ...

The Burnham Buzz, February 2009

... programs. Can you hear me now? Digital Drug search Giovanni Paternostro, M.D., Ph.D., and colleagues have developed a means to use search algorithms developed for the digital ... biological measurements and model simulations to search for optimal drug combinations for the treatment ...

HSPD-24 White Paper Now Available From WCC Smart Search & Match

... Virginia, January 15 /PRNewswire/ -- WCC Smart search & Match, the leading provider of high-performance search and match software, today announced the ... to support this directive." WCC Smart search & Match is a sponsor of the upcoming National ...

WCC Smart Search & Match Names Tarvinder Sembhi as VP Sales for the ID Market

... Virginia, January 7 /PRNewswire/ -- WCC Smart search & Match, the leading provider of high-performance search and match software, today announced that ... About WCC Founded in 1996, WCC Smart search & Match specializes in the ...

WCC Smart Search and Match Names Rudie Lion - Product Marketing Manager

... Virginia, December 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WCC Smart search & Match, the leading provider of high-performance search and match software, today announced that Rudie ... to expand WCC's leadership position in search and matching software." Rudie Lion ...

WCC Announces Version 6 of its ELISE Smart Search and Match Platform for Employment and Biometric Matching

... -- WCC Services, the leading provider of smart search and match technologies, today announced ... multiple biometric data points in a single search to accurately verify a person's identity. The ... About WCC Founded in 1996, WCC Smart search & Match develops matching software ...

WCC Smart Search and Match Names Rudie Lion - Product Marketing Manager

... Virginia, December 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WCC Smart search & Match, the leading provider of high-performance search and match software, today announced that Rudie ... to expand WCC's leadership position in search and matching software." Rudie Lion previously ...

Making the ultimate family sacrifice

... Medicine (BCM) geneticists is helping narrow the search for genes that drive single-celled amoebae to ... at BCM, previously collaborated on a genome-wide search for mutations that produce D. discoideum cheaters. The search identified more than 100 mutations that would ...

Neuroinformatics special issue spotlights the Neuroscience Information Framework

... genetic and genomic resources. Unlike general search engines, the NIF provides deeper access to a more ... of resources that are relevant to neuroscience, search strategies tailored to neuroscience, and access to content that is traditionally "hidden" from web search engines. The NIF may be viewed at ...

NASA picks ASU research team to guide study of search for life

... stage by refining the criteria that guide the search for life. The multidisciplinary field of ... team plans to refine the criteria to guide the search for life by characterizing life's elemental ... any planet that has water and energy. But in the search for extraterrestrial life, these criteria are too ...

AVAC comments on NIAID decision not to move forward with PAVE 100 Trial

... and scientific exploration to further the search for an AIDS vaccine. The decision not to move ... and unproductive public attacks on the entire search for an AIDS vaccine, it is essential that this ... of clinical research as a vital component of the search for an AIDS vaccine. Although this one trial will ...

Additional evidence of wolverine found in the Tahoe National Forest

... biologists and volunteers intensified the search for more detections in the same general area, ... trained to identify wolverine scat were used to search the area. A large grid (approximately 150 square ... site. These combined efforts yielded a search of 155 miles. Approximately 50 scat and hair ...

2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting -- media advisory 2

... each morning and afternoon. 4. Abstract search Engine Online search engines at ... provide the ability to use key words to search 2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting abstracts and the ...

SLIM Search Launches Academic Pricing Program

... - New Program Makes SLIM search Very Affordable for Genomic Research - MISSION ... and academic institutions to purchase the SLIM search solution at an 87% discount over commercial ... single core academic annual license of its SLIM search tool for only $199.00 US. ...

The reservoir of Marburg virus identified in a species of fruit bat

... this virus was still unknown. In addition to the search for Ebola in each of the chiropteran specimens ... by various methods of nucleotide amplification; a search for Marburg virus-specific antibodies in the ... situated South of the Tropic of Cancer. The search for viral genome fragments on 283 specimens of R. ...

Navigating in the ocean of molecules

... Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology in Dortmund aim to facilitate the search for suitable pharmaceutical substances. The program, which is called ... approach to the treatment of cancer and malaria. An even more detailed search can be carried out if the scientist can enter information about biological ...

Springer launches SpringerImages

... to libraries and research institutions. SpringerImages allows users to search fast, broadly and accurately through captions and keywords (both ... and user-generated). A feature unique to SpringerImages, users can also search the sentences from the full text which refer to the image. The platform ...

Study finds DNA barcoding requires caution without closer examination

... at a slower rate in plants and has a much more variable sequence. The search for alternative barcoding regions in plants is especially problematic. ... definition of a species to a small sequence of DNA. He suggests that the search for a DNA barcoding marker or limited set of such markers that reliably ...

Alzheimer cell death in Zebrafish: Demise of neurons observed live for the first time

... in a living organism. "Our discovery now allows us to perform a targeted search for drugs that can stop the extensive cell death, and thereby stop ... least due to the longer life expectancy of people in western society. The search for causal therapies is sorely needed, since neuronal cell death in the ...

Penn researchers demonstrate a new model for drug discovery with a fluorescent anesthetic

... will provide a means to more rapidly test new anesthetic compounds in the search for safer and more effective drugs. The study is published online in ... to test for new anesthetic compounds. The assay will allow researchers to search for new anesthetic drugs and new molecular targets for anesthetics while ...

AGU journal highlights -- March 25, 2009

... to http://www.agu.org/pubs/search_options.shtml and inserting into the search engine the full doi (digital object identifier), e.g. ... compare cosmic ray muon rates from the Main Injector Neutrino Oscillation search (MINOS) underground neutrino detector in Soudan, Minnesota, with upper air ...

New tumor markers determine therapy intensity

... tissue samples conventionally preserved in paraffin. BMBF promotes the search for other tumor markers The prospective validation of these markers in an independent patient cohort and the search for the simplest and most reliable methods of analysis is now the goal of ...

Cracking the species code for plants

... of the world. Equally, plant identification based on DNA could help in the search for new sources of pharmaceutical drugs, check ingredients in food and ... the United Kingdom, the USA, Sweden and Syria have collaborated in the search for one or more short pieces of DNA code that could eventually be used in ...

Duke software dramatically speeds enzyme design

... work was funded by a grant from the National Institutes of Health. The search for new antibiotics usually begins by directly modifying existing ... mutations to enzymes from an antibiotic-making microbe, using K* to search faster and cheaper for the best designs. "It is essentially a new ...

February 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

... USA. Pages 171-174. Part of NASA's Mars Exploration Program is the search for liquid water (and potential life) on Mars. One of the most promising ways to locate water near the surface is to search for geological features in which water and lava have interacted. On Earth, ...

Tellme Enters Automotive Market

... want and get it. Services running on Tellme's platform include business search on 411 and information search on 1-800-555-TELL, as well as customer service and ordering for ...

Digital communication technology helps clear path to personalized therapies

... at the Burnham Institute for Medical Research (Burnham) have shown that search algorithms used in digital communications can help scientists identify ... This differs from the classic systems biology approach by having search algorithms rather than explicit quantitative models as the central ....

Immune cells reveal fancy footwork

... them to move much faster. Immature dendritic cells patrol the tissues in search of antigens. After exposure to such antigens they undergo a rigorous ... As an immature cell he is on patrol in the bloodstream and in tissues in search of foreign bodies. The feet, or podosomes, help the cell to move around at ...

National and international doctoral training

... in the ATLAS experiment of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN and the search for new physics taking place there, along with collaboration in ... exploit the innovative cross-fertilisation of physics and mathematics to search for completely new dis-coveries in physics. The results of fundamental ...

Bumblebees learn the sweet smell of foraging success

... pheromone in the nest to encourage their colleagues to venture out in search of food. But where should they look? Mathieu Molet, Lars Chittka and ... fills the air and flavours the honey. The other bees leave the nest and search for nectar-rich flowers with the same smell." The presence of ...

New way to make malaria medicine also first step in finding new antibiotics

... killed," Metcalf said. However, until now no one has done a systematic search for phosphonates in nature. Phosphonates work by disrupting biological ... genes that are required for phosphonate synthesis in bacteria, making the search efficient and exhaustive. Metcalf is optimistic that he and others will be ...

ID Solutions Achieves Full-Production Delivery and Payment for Fingerprint Processing Software for TWIC

... for pricing purposes of 2 million enrollments. ID Solution's ID search Engine(TM) provides fingerprint match services to TSA's TWIC enrollment ... of this date, TSA has processed over 515,000 applications through the ID search Engine, with current workload of approximately 3000 applications per day. ...

Smells like bees' spirit

... Bumblebees choose whether to search for food according to how stocked their nests are, say scientists from ... are much more likely to respond to the pheromone and leave the nest in search of food, if the colony has little or no food reserves left. "Flying ...
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