Tag: "unveils" at biology news
The BIOS Initiative - open source biotechnology is born
...ific journal, Nature, a team at CAMBIA in Canberra unveils
the 'kernel' of the world's first 'explicit open source' biotechnology toolkit. These tools, and the precedent they establish, will allow the public-sector, small to medium enterprises and even large firms worldwide to explore new business models and...
New HIV study identifies high-risk subgroups of adolescents
...hildren’s Research Center and Brown Medical School unveils
profiles of adolescents at the greatest risk for HIV. Amongst a group of high-risk teens, researchers found that those at highest risk for the disease (those who engaged in the most unprotected sex acts) were mostly white males with mental health pro...
African parasite makes component of fat differently from all other organisms
... of fat and the outer layer of all cells. The find unveils
more about the biology of this hard-to-kill parasite and could lead to a target for designing new drugs to fight the illness that infects a half-million people and kills 50,000 a year worldwide. Results of the study, in the Aug. 25 issue of Cell, "...
Scientists use gene signatures to match cancer and other diseases with potentially effective drugs
...September 28 advance online edition of Cancer Cell unveils
the first steps toward what researchers have dubbed a "Human Connectivity Map." "The Human Connectivity Map works much like a Google search to discover connections among drugs and diseases," explained Todd Golub, MD, who is an investigator at Dana-...