Tag: "foil" at biology news
Cells re-energize to come back from the brink of death
...the main suicide pathway called apoptosis can also foil
a backup self-destruct program, which allows them ...s by eliminating caspase activation, but they also foil
CIDC. “Our study sought to understand how a cancer cell without caspase activation bypasses CICD as ...
Misusing vitamin to foil drug test may be toxic; plus, it doesn't work
... also known as vitamin B3, in mistaken attempts to foil
urine drug tests. Both adult patients suffered skin irritation, while both adolescents had potentially life-threatening reactions, including liver toxicity and hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), as well as nausea, vomiting and dizziness. One of the ...
Edible coatings will be the packaging of the future
...sweet nougat), in order to eliminate the aluminium foil
currently used to protect it and so that the product would have only one protective coating. This project is still in the study phase....
Purdue researchers find key to rice blast fungus
...nia, where rice blast recently evolved in order to foil
a rice blast resistance gene, according to the USDA. Resistance in rice plants varies in different regions due to climate variation and in strains of the pathogen. Xu said that an important area of his future research will be to learn the interactio...
Plankton can run, but can't hide from basking sharks
...f diving at dawn and surfacing at dusk in order to foil
the attempts of zooplankton trying to evade capture. As well as shedding new light on basking behaviour, the results have important implications for the conservation of shark species. Dr David Sims of the Marine Biological Association and colleagues...
An (ecological) origin of species for tropical reef fish
... variation. Yet high biodiversity in tropical seas foil
evolutionists' attempts to explain the splitting of one species into two on the basis of geographical barriers. According to standard evolutionary theory proposed by Dobzhansky and Mayr more than 50 years ago, mountain building, island formation, gla...
New, automated tool successfully classifies and relates proteins in unprecedented way
... to Murphy. Getting thisinformation is critical to foil
a disease like cancer, where you mightwant to identify and disable part of a tumor cell's machinery needed toprocess proteins for cancer growth."Our tool represents a step forward because it is based on standardizedfeatures and not on features chosen...