Navigation Links
Microbe in Biological Technology

NimbleGen presents new tech for comparing microbe DNA

Madison, Wis. NimbleGen Systems has announced a new technology for examining the genetic code of microbes to pinpoint changes down to the level of the basic components of DNA, nucleotides. A company statement said the method would be faster and cheaper than other technologies for comparing ...

Genomatica Produces Pure BDO From Natural Sugars

... components that the company has developed. Genomatica's technology portfolio consists of proprietary best-in-class computational modeling, "wet lab" microbe modification and specialized chemical process engineering. The unique combination of all three elements allows for the creation of breakthrough biopro...

MIT reels in RNA surprise with microbial ocean catch

... CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--An ingenious new method of obtaining marine microbe samples while preserving the microbes' natural gene expression has yielded an unexpected boon: the presence of many varieties of small RNAs snippets ...

New Genomatica Chemical Process Targets Ailing Ethanol Assets

...s of proprietary computational modeling, "wet lab" microbe modification and specialized process engineering. ... then used the computer models to design the ideal microbe and made all the modifications necessary to turn t...dification. In the case of MEK, this resulted in a microbe able to produce significant amounts of MEK in a ma...

Are Bugs Recession Proof?

... for cleaning and for agriculture reports that its sales were up 32% in 2008 compared with 2007 -- despite the nation's economic problems. "The microbe business is wonderfully healthy," says Lauren Danielson, executive vice president of Osprey Biotechnics, which is headquartered north of Sarasota-Brad...

Symbiotic microbes induce profound genetic changes in their hosts

...ta have a profound impact on their gene expression, and to create a stable association with a microorganism requires a lot of conversation between the microbe and the host," says UW-Madison medical microbiologist Margaret McFall-Ngai, senior author of the new study. Many studies have focused on the bacte...

Nanoemulsion vaccines show increasing promise

...tra-small particles smaller than 400 nanometers wide, or 1/200th the width of a human hair. These are combined with part or all of the disease-causing microbe to trigger the bodys immune response. A team led by U-M scientist James Baker Jr., M.D., the institutes director, pioneered the technology, for wh...

Taming the anthrax threat

...nt. To understand what happens in the anthrax microbe as it activates inside the defender macrophages, B...file all the significant genetic activities in the microbe at several points in time as it invaded the macrop...ied several pathways and functions that helped the microbe survive and thrive, which could be targets for fut...

Taming the anthrax threat

...nt. To understand what happens in the anthrax microbe as it activates inside the defender macrophages, B...file all the significant genetic activities in the microbe at several points in time as it invaded the macrop...ied several pathways and functions that helped the microbe survive and thrive, which could be targets for fut...

SportCoatings; The North American Booster Club Association (NABCA); the Coatings Specialist Group New Booster Program Goes High Tech With Invisible Antimicrobial Defense

...ize microbial contamination on all sport surfaces for extended periods, FabricAide offers antimicrobial defense to all textiles. Powered by the AEGIS microbe Shield(R) technology, used in medical and consumer applications for over 30 years, all SAS treatments impart invisible, odorless antimicrobial protect...

UW discovery could lead to new TB treatments

...wall, composed of chicken wire-shaped molecules wrapped around an inner membrane. Atop that structure, are three more layers that further insulate the microbe from attack by traditional antibiotics. The enzyme is required for the TB bacterium to build its cell wall. The enzyme, in turn, depends on a deriv...

NimbleGen to be part of new cancer study

...11, 2005.) See previous WTN coverage of NimbleGen: -- NimbleGen identifies human genome sequences -- NimbleGen presents new tech for comparing microbe DNA -- Madison biochip research offers geneticists a big view through a small window ...

NimbleGen Systems CGS technique helps identify stomach bacteria

...animal or plant populations, aiding in epidemiology and public health efforts. Related WTN articles: NimbleGen presents new tech for comparing microbe DNA NimbleGen identifies human genome sequences NimbleGen to be part of new cancer study ...

Th1 and Th2 Balance, Regulation, and Involvement in Disease

...ch destroy the microorganisms within the phagosomes and lysosomes. On the other hand, when Th2 cells produce IL-4 and IL-10, these cytokines block the microbe killing that is activated by IFN-γ. The Th1/Th2 relationship has also been investigated in regards to transplantation. Th1 responses ha...

Inoculation of Viral RNA and cDNA to Potato and Tobacco Plants Using the Helios Gene Gun

...ular transport of potato virus A in diploid potatoes, Mol. Plant microbe Interact. (in press). Klein R. M., et al., High-velocity micropro...inants of systemic infection in Nicandra physaloides, Mol. Plant microbe Interact., 12 , 1074-1081 (1999) Shark, K. B., et al., Biolistic...
Other Tags
(Date:9/22/2014)... in the country selected by the National Institutes ... Award a $2 million grant designed to ... sciences graduate trainees to career opportunities that go ... taken. , The award funds development of the ... program. It includes courses, seminars, shadowing, mentoring and ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... Evacuations of 2,819 people have occurred in the wake ... near the Eldorado National Forest. The King Fire ... of the American River Canyon, Silver Creek Canyon, and ... Pines. The fire has crossed into Placer County and ... Eldorado National Forest. The anticipated spread is expected to ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... General Assembly events focussed on ways to save and ... Challenges Canada, funded by the Government of Canada, today ... to address this challenge. , The novel approaches include: ... working in garment factories to express, pasteurize and store ... due to child illnesses, and lowering baby formula expense ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Rutgers receives $2 million grant to prepare biomedical students for roles in industry 2Rutgers receives $2 million grant to prepare biomedical students for roles in industry 3Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 2Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 3Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 4Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 5Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 6Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 7Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 8Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 9Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 10Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 11Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 12Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 13Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 14Canada funds 22 innovative projects to help save 'Every Woman, Every Child' 15
(Date:9/22/2014)... 22, 2014) McMaster scientists have found that an ... of antibiotics. , Although dozens of antibiotics target ... a certain part of bacteria are created, and they ... , The discovery is important as there is growing ... cures for infections ineffective. The World Health Organization has ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... 2014 Quincy Bioscience, one of ... promotes National Self-Improvement Month this September. ... should have access to self-improvement resources, especially for ... demand for products that preserve health is growing ... For over six years, Quincy Bioscience has been ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- Scans of young children,s brains ... This finding could potentially allow doctors to identify ... on, preliminary research suggests. "Early identification and ... as well as most neurodevelopmental disorders," the study,s ... of child and adolescent psychiatry at University of ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... September 22, 2014 In a continued ... Jeep Dodge Ram is launching an awareness campaign inspired ... (#blindeggchallenge or #ffbBEC) aims to raise awareness and funds ... throwing an egg in the air and trying to ... others and if a nominee does not complete the ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... 22, 2014 The struggles that lie ... (LEP) patients has been well-documented—reportedly, language barriers between doctors ... to the emergency room and an increased likelihood for ... At Sanford Health, the largest medical facility in the ... LEP population necessitated the need for Video Remote ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Quincy Bioscience Promotes National Self-Improvement Month 2Health News:Can Brain Scans Help Predict Young Children's Reading Abilities? 2Health News:Blind Egg Challenge Raises Awareness for Foundation Fighting Blindness 2Health News:Healthcare Cost Savings Case Study:Stratus Video Interpreting Assists Sanford Health System in Accommodating Increasing LEP Population,Saves a Predicted $100,000 Per Year 2Health News:Healthcare Cost Savings Case Study:Stratus Video Interpreting Assists Sanford Health System in Accommodating Increasing LEP Population,Saves a Predicted $100,000 Per Year 3Health News:Healthcare Cost Savings Case Study:Stratus Video Interpreting Assists Sanford Health System in Accommodating Increasing LEP Population,Saves a Predicted $100,000 Per Year 4
Other Contents