Lighting research center develops framework for assessing light pollution
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In order to provide insights into the values of glow, trespass, and glare produced by nighttime lighting, rea
and LRC scientists Jennifer Brons and John Bullough worked with application engineers to study 125 lighting designs for four common nighttime lighting...
CU-Boulder worm study sheds light on human aging, inherited diseases
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of CU-Boulder's Institute for Behavioral Genetics....brane-enclosed power sources present in all cells, rea
said. Researchers believe their insights might fi...h an eye toward learning more about human disease, rea
said. The technique is an effective way to silenc...
Researchers developing device to predict proper light exposure for human health
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said. Exposure to indoor light sources during the ...e of suitable light may induce circadian darkness, rea
said. If an individuals circadian light intake is ...ue LEDs for a certain amount of time, says Rea.
and his colleague Mariana Figueiro, assistant prof...
Tuberculosis: The bacillus takes refuge in adipose cells
...icant proportion of the population, remaining in a "dormant" state in the body, sometimes for years, and may be "reactivated" at any time. The risk of rea
ctivation is particularly high in immunocompromised individuals, such as those infected with AIDS: the HIV virus and the tuberculosis bacillus make a ...
A simple feedback resistor switch keeps latent HIV from awakening
...witches, and cell-sorting experiments confirmed this prediction.
This simple switch, in which the deactivating reaction overpowers the activating rea
ction under most circumstances, acts as a "feedback resistor," and its general features, the authors suggest, are likely to be found in other systems ...
Fluorescing lab worms signal longer life spans
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and Deqing Wu, in addition to James Cypser and Joh...0 percent responsible for a person's age at death, rea
The CU-Boulder researchers attribute the ...t stress-response systems present in an organism," rea
said. "By finding them, we should ultimately be ab...