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The secret lives of whales
... their latest discoveries emerging from these high tech
ventures, using DNA sequences, deep-sea video and sound-clips. Reading the Past from DNA “Genetics is opening the door to a huge storehouse of historical information about whales,?says Steve Palumbi of Stanford University. Palumbi has applied new g...
Ultrasound may help regrow teeth
...hin the bone. TEC Edmonton, the U of A's exclusive tech
transfer service provider, filed the first patent recently in the U.S. Currently, the research team is finishing the system-on-a-chip and hopes to complete the miniaturized device by next year. "If the root is broken, it can now be fixed," said El-B...
Proteins may predict lung transplant rejection
Using the latest in high tech
tools, researchers have identified three proteins that were highly predictive of chronic lung rejection up to 20 months before the rejection occurred. Lung transplant patients have the highest mortality rate of organ recipients, about 45% over five ...