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New, automated tool successfully classifies and relates proteins in unprecedented way

...w field of location proteomics, whichdescribes and relates the location of proteins within cells," saidMurphy, a professor of biological sciences, machine learning, andbiomedical engineering. "This work should provide a more thoroughunderstanding of cellular processes that underlie disease."Using this approa...

Recent breakthroughs in common adult leukemia highlighted in New England Journal of Medicine

...c lymphocytes and the clinical course of CLL as it relates to the biology, the authors then offer a unifying hypothesis for the development, growth and evolution of the disease, and complete the review with a discussion of the clinical implications for practicing physicians. ...

New imaging method gives early indication if brain cancer therapy is effective, U-M study shows

...ositive outcome. The magnitude or amount of change relates to the effectiveness of treatment. This indicates a different mixture of cell death pathways within the tumors. In the end, any change is good. When you think about it, if the treatment is not having an effect, the tumor will continue to grow without...

Scientists collaborate to assess health of global environment

...r of the assessment's science oversight panel. "It relates goods and services that ecosystems provide to human well-being. And surprisingly enough, that's never been done before." Mooney will participate in the March 30 press conference in Washington, D.C., which will focus on the implications for the Unite...

Nanogen Issued Patent for Electronic Microarray With Memory

... U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The '048 patent relates to a method of addressing one or more electrodes (or "test sites") across multiple rows and columns of a microarray. The patent also covers a method for storing the value of the voltage associated with each electrode in a local memory. This "smart ch...

One gene links newborn neurons with those that die in diseases such as Alzheimer's

...e we study birds that learn their songs, the story relates to a fascinating, learned behavior, so it offers the opportunity to show how integration at different levels of biology can be made to pay," Nottebohm says. "It allows us to think about the brain in ways that no single level of analysis would allow."...

Scripps scientists find potential for catastrophic shifts in Pacific ecosystems

...stem resources such as fisheries. Surprisingly, it relates to many disciplines involving complex webs of mutually interacting parts, such as ecosystems and world financial markets, which have the potential for unexpected collapse and irreversible change. Scripps Professor George Sugihara and Scripps student...

Affymetrix Launches New Globin-Reduction Kits and Protocol Developed with PreAnalytiX

... essential for understanding gene regulation as it relates to different disease states and a patient's response to drug therapy," said Noel Doheny, Vice President of PreAnalytiX and QIAGEN. "We continue to see a strong market trend towards the correlation of gene expression profiles of whole blood and tissue...

ORNL, UC Berkeley unravel real-world clues to Earth's mysteries

... Of particular interest to DOE is how this effort relates to its Genomes to Life program, which is focused on identifying and characterizing protein complexes, the molecular machines of life. "Most of the current work looks at single microbial organisms grown under controlled laboratory conditions, but the...

Complex gene interactions account for autism risk

.... "As we begin to understand the GABA system as it relates to the neurological underpinnings of autism, we may advance toward new therapies." Collaborators on the study include D.Q. Ma, P.L. Whithead, M.M. Menold, E.R. Martin, A.E. Ashley-Koch, G.R. DeLong and J.R. Gilbert, all of Duke; H. Mei of North Caro...

Anthrax stops body from fighting back, study shows

...other cells move in the body, Southwick said. "It relates to wound healing, it may relate to many diseases and manyproblems," he said. ...

Biotechnology's newest chemical tool

...fingers are open or closed, for example. The other relates to taste, touch, sound, hearing and sight that tell us about the external world. CYBERHAND includes sensors for tension, force, joint angle, end stroke and contact in the final prototype. This prototype uses Longitudinal IntraFascicular Electrodes (...

Sudden change in social status triggers genetic response in male fish, study finds

...rough that kind of transition has to recall how he relates to other males, and also has to be aware that he can change. This raises a bigger question about sophisticated social awareness in fish. After all, socialization requires more brainpower, and all vertebrates--fish, amphibians, birds, humans--use a va...

Looking for the genes that affect a person's level of response to alcohol

...of alcohol is, in part, genetically influenced and relates to their risk for developing alcoholism. A low level of response (LR) to alcohol, or the need for a higher number of drinks to feel intoxication the first few times a person drinks, is more likely to occur in children of alcoholics, and predicts a g...

Sleeping sickness parasite shows how cells divide their insides

...le with fluorescent protein tags. How this process relates to higher organisms is the focus of present research. ...

Neuroscientists discover new cell type that may help brain maintain memories of smells

...ons each Blanes cell might have. The other hurdle relates to difficulty in visualizing the incredibly thin c...they hope to pursue in the near future. The first relates to the possible connection between the sense of smell and Alzheimer's disease. The Case investigato...

Epstein-Barr virus may be associated with multiple sclerosis

...em, as it does in MS. "The mounting evidence that relates Epstein-Barr virus infection to other autoimmune diseases, particularly systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus), suggests that Epstein-Barr virus may have a broad role in predisposing to autoimmunity," or failure of the immune system to recognize the bo...

Big hips, big belly? It's in your genes, Joslin-led study shows

...em, as it does in MS. "The mounting evidence that relates Epstein-Barr virus infection to other autoimmune diseases, particularly systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus), suggests that Epstein-Barr virus may have a broad role in predisposing to autoimmunity," or failure of the immune system to recognize the bo...

Study may help slay 'Yellow Monster'

... Navajo word that Woody shares. It is hozho, which relates to harmony, balance and beauty. Woody explained that the yellow monster disrupts hozho and that uranium should remain in the ground to ensure balance. In fact, in the spring of 2005, Navajo Nation President Joe Shirley, Jr., signed the Diné Natural R...

Obese people are more sensitive to pain, suggests study

... participants' body mass index (BMI) scores, which relates height to weight. Obese patients in this study had a BMI greater than 30 but less than 35. (Scores higher than 35 are considered morbidly obese.) The participants underwent two rounds of electrical stimulation ?once before, and once after a 45-minut...

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