Two More Human Genomes Mapped
Research leads scientists closer to personalized medical care
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists report that they've mapped
the third and fourth genomes of individuals, an Asian man and an African man, providing insight into the genetic makeup of different races.
‘Nasty’ Bug Mapped Don
Almost pretty but hardly so, is how researcher Dr. Jane Carlton of the New York University School of Medicine, would describe the bacterium Trichomonas.//
The one-celled bacterium is the causal organism of trichomoniasis, a severe itchy genital infection, which is sexually transmitted and ...
Nicotine Dependence Gene Mapped to Chromosome 5
Genes that appear to increase the risk of nicotine dependence are likely to be found on several locations, including a region of chromosome 5//, according to a Yale School of Medicine study in Biological Psychiatry.
“These data add to the growing evidence for specific locations for genes that...
Rat Genetic Code Mapped
The rat is only the third species to be sequenced to such a degree, after the completed human genome sequence in April 2003 and // the draft mouse genome in December 2002.It confirms that the laboratory rat is in fact a good choice for medical research. Almost all human genes associated with diseas...
Put Defibrillators in High-Traffic Spots, Studies Urge
...25 percent of cardiac arrests that occur outside of a hospital happen in public places, they found.
Dr. Fredrik Folke and his colleagues digitally mapped
the locations of all cardiac arrests that occurred in Copenhagen from 1994 through 2005. They compared this data with the locations of 104 AEDs placed...
Researchers map how staph infections alter immune system
... DALLAS July 14, 2009 Infectious disease specialists at UT Southwestern Medical Center have mapped
the gene profiles of children with severe Staphylococcus aureus infections, providing crucial insight into how the human immune system is programme...
Ancient fossils shed light on anatomical changes accompanying evolution of first land vertebrates
...u fit those bones together as a refinement of that," said developmental biologist Charles Kimmel, who was the first author on the paper.
When they mapped
the changes in bone length and width onto the tetrapod family tree, the researchers discovered that not all bones changed size at the same rate or in ...
HIV 'Atlas' Shows Virus Targeting Minorities
...mply catching up with monitoring routinely done for other diseases.
"We have been mapping chronic disease now for about three to four years. We've mapped
diabetes to the zip code level, cardiovascular disease and end-stage renal [kidney] disease," Puckrein noted. "After the CDC announced that everyone s...
Study Finds Multitude of Bacteria on Human Skin
But there is also the sheer scientific beauty of what is called the Human Microbiome Project, an offspring of the Human Genome Project, which mapped
all the genes in the body. The same techniques used to go through the human genetic sequence now can be applied to bacteria, Segre said.
The Ottawa Hospital and Elekta Forge Long-Term Strategic Partnership Agreement
...representatives went to The Ottawa Hospital beginning in late 2008 and started the initial process review that carried on into early 2009.
our processes in detail," he explained. "The analysis covered everything from patient referral to the cancer centre, the patients' care and their disc...
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Researchers Discover Metabolite Linked to Aggressive Prostate Cancer
...mples of tissue, blood or urine associated with benign prostate tissue, early stage prostate cancer and advanced, or metastatic, prostate cancer. They mapped
the alterations in metabolites and identified about 10 that were present more often in prostate cancer than in the benign cells and were present most ...
Study Shows Metabolic Strategy of Stressed Cell
...ily Biochemical Routines that
MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 23, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Investigators at
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have mapped
out many of the
dynamic genetic and biochemical changes that make up a cell's
response to a shortage of a molecule called Coenzyme A (CoA), a key
Mapped in Medical Products
JResultNet Interface Engine Software
Description:...d-alone on a network PC station. Within the JavaLin, JResultNet provides the means of communicating directly from the analyzer location using properly mapped
HL7, ASTM or Common Data Format messaging. On the PC platform, JResultNet can exercise many additional features ranging from control of a large popula...
Company:Dawning Technologies, Inc.
Description:...l signals can overlap). The reader from Carl Zeiss includes a miniature lens array containing 96 parallel micro-objectives. The 96 individual rays are mapped
on a CCD surface sensor for fluorescence and luminescenc measurements, while for absorption the detection takes place via a specially developed array ...
Company:Carl Zeiss MicroImaging, Inc.
Mapped in Medical Definition
...ing the separation of neurology and psychiatry
No psychiatric disorder has been completely "mapped"
The fact that no complete syndrome has been mapped
in the brain or genome is used to suggest that psychiatric disorders are not bona fide and should thus be kept separate (e.g. Baughman and Hovey...
Mapped in Medical Dictionary
...asticum . ... Pseudoxanthoma elasticum , or Gronblad-Strandberg syndrome, is a systemic, ... The locus of pseudoxanthoma elasticum has been mapped
to an approximately 500-kb ... National Association for Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum (NAPE) PiXiE - Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum Support Group Uni...
...oxyribonucleic acid DNA—the hereditary material that influences the... Images of all 24 human chromosomes and different genes that have been mapped
to them. ... Finding a gene on a chromosome map. Accessing gene and protein sequences ... We are investigating how chromosomes are reorg...
...ctionary. chromosome 5, ... ... markers were mapped
to bovine chromosome 14 using the 12 K ... hum... chromosomes and different genes that have been mapped
to them. ... Finding a gene on a chromosome ma... chromosomes and different genes that have been mapped
to them. ... Home Site Index Chromosome Viewer G...
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Invasions by alien plants have been mapped in European Union
Biological invasions are one of the major threats to biodiversity and in many cases they have considerable impact on economy and human health. For their effective management it is important to understand which areas and ecosystems are at the highest risk of being invaded.
The first map of the l...
Unexplored Arctic region to be mapped
A scientific expedition this fall will map the unexplored Arctic seafloor where the U.S. and Canada may have sovereign rights over natural resources such as oil and gas and control over activities such as mining.
Both countries will use the resulting data to establish the outer limits of the c...
August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...rvey, Denver, Colorado 80225, USA. Pages 763-766.
Rock and soil that may contain naturally occurring asbestos (NOA), a known human carcinogen, were mapped
in the Sierra Nevada, California, using an airborne imaging spectrometer, to determine if these materials could be uniquely identified with reflectanc...
...d density, and how the cellular location of clusters is robustly maintained in growing and dividing cells."
Using PALM, Liphardt and his colleagues mapped
the cellular locations of three proteins central to the chemotaxis signaling network - Tar, CheY and CheW - with a mean precision of 15 nanometers. Th...
Trio of signals converge to induce liver and pancreas cell development in the embryo
...e cells to become a liver cell or a pancreas cell. "In the current study we mapped
the signaling pathways being turned on before they connected with the targe...ividual signals that influence development, in this paper we simultaneously mapped
three signal paths that converge to induce liver and pancreas cells. We're ...
NOAA report finds threats to California's Cordell Bank Marine Sanctuary
...invasive species. While no maritime archaeological resources have been identified in the sanctuary, only 18 percent of the sanctuary seafloor has been mapped
with high resolution tools that could be used to find sunken vessels.
The full sanctuary condition report is now available online: http://sanctuar...
UCSB scientists document fate of huge oil slicks from seeps at coal oil point
...he team used what Reddy called an "old school" sampling device to take 16 sediment samples from the ocean floor, following a carefully calculated path mapped
out by Farwell. The researchers were hoping that their route, described by Farwell as a "rectangle along the coast from Santa Barbara to Point Concept...
Comprehensive genetic study paves way for new blood-pressure medicines
...tify these genes, blood-pressure levels were monitored in those participating in the study, and DNA samples were gathered. The entire human genome was mapped
systematically by analyzing the DNA samples with the help of hundreds of thousands of genetic markers, so-called SNP markers. Sweden was represented i...
Stowers researchers develop whole genome sequencing approach for mutation discovery
...ime and effort required to identify mutations of biological interest. The work was published in the May issue of the journal GENETICS .
The team mapped
a fruit-fly mutation caused by the compound ethyl methanesulfonate (EMS) by determining the DNA sequence of the mutant fly's genome. The results provi...
Genetic secrets of date palm unlocked by researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
... DOHA, QATAR (May 1, 2009) -- Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) have mapped
a draft version of the date palm genome, unlocking many of its genetic secrets.
"We have generated a draft DNA sequence and initial assembly of the...
Mapped in Biological Technology
Gyros Raises SEK 80 Million to Accelerate the Commercialization of its Gyrolab(R) Systems for the Cost-Efficient Development of Biopharmaceuticals
Per Carendi, CEO of SLS Invest, said, "We are very happy to have this
opportunity to invest in Gyros. Erik and his management team have mapped
an exciting future for Gyros based on the real benefits that the Company's
systems can deliver to developers of novel biotherapeutics. Given that
Precision Stability Storage Announces Upcoming Expansion
... a privately held company founded in 2007 with headquarters in Wilson, NC. PSS is a cGMP facility containing various chambers and rooms that have been mapped
and validated for regulatory compliant stability storage.
Stability Storage at 25C/60% RH, 30C/60% RH, 30C/65% RH,...
Graphene yields secrets to its extraordinary properties
...ere the distance from one energy peak to the next is uniformly equal, this spacing is uneven in graphene.
The researchers also probed and spatially mapped
graphene's hallmark "zero energy state," a curious phenomenon where the material has no electrical carriers until a magnetic field is applied.
Real Time Genomics to Show SLIM Search(TM) Technology on Windows HPC Server 2008 at Bio-IT World Conference
...s makes SLIM Search well suited to challenging problems such as SNP discovery during disease investigation, where millions of reads must be accurately mapped
against the full human genome.
Working with Microsoft, Real Time Genomics has optimized its code to operate with the Windows HPC Server 2008 plat...
Bridging the gap in nanoantennas
...nce of matter inside the gap (the "load") affects the antenna behavior, the researchers fabricated small metal bridges inside the gap (Figure b). They mapped
the near-field oscillations of the different antennas with a modified version of the scattering-type near-field microscope that the Max Planck and na...
Researchers peer into nanowires to measure dopant properties
...ict the electronic properties of nanowire devices.
The results were published online March 29 in the journal Nature Nanotechnology .
"We simply mapped
where all the atoms were in a single nanowire, and from the map we determined where the dopant atoms were," he says. "The more dopant atoms you have, ...
Proteomics Study Reveals That Genes Involved in Invertebrate Longevity Have Surprising Parallels in Humans.
...hich confer long life in those species. The evidence suggests that these proteins are more likely to interact with other proteins in a large atlas of mapped
interactions. Furthermore, the investigators were able to show that the protein associations also correlate with differences in gene expression betwe...
Domain walls that conduct electricity
...nt scanning-probe mechanisms."
Bismuth ferrite is an insulator, but each domain has a distinct polarization or orientation of charge, which Seidel mapped
using a piezoresponse force microscope (PFM): as the PFM probe moves across a sample, an alternating electric field in the tip gives rise to a detecta...
LGE Execs Teams with Texas Tech to License Advancements in Agriculture, Health and Life Sciences
As part of its efforts to commercialize the Texas Tech innovations, LGE Execs has begun negotiations for initial funding, mapped
out a commercialization strategy and created an executive team to bring these technologies to market once funding has closed. LGE Execs and TTUS plan...
A first in integrated nanowire sensor circuitry
... process for the germanium/silicon nanowires."
The photosensors and the electronics were now positioned on the substrate as such elements might be mapped
onto a much larger integrated circuit. (In the test case, a standard silicon/silicon-oxide substrate was used.) The circuit was completed by depositin...
Mapped in Biological Products
Rat Anti-p19ARF Monoclonal Antibody, Unconjugated, Clone 5-C3-1 from Upstate
Description:... Immunogen KLH-conjugated, synthetic peptide corresponding to amino acids 54-75 (RRGPHRNPG-PGDDDGQRSRSSS) of mouse p19ARF. The epitope is mapped
to amino acids 62-75. Clone 5-C3-1. Quality Assurance Routinely evaluated by immunoblot. Stability 2 years at -20°C from date of shipment...
Mapped in Biological Definition
...brown pigment that accumulates with age).
Neurons of the brain
The nematode worm ( Caenorhabditis elegans ) has 302 neurons. Scientists have mapped
all of the nematode's neurons.
The human brain has about 100 billion ( 10 11 ) neurons and 100 trillion ( 10 14 ) connections ( synapses ) between...
Mapped in Biological Dictionary
Transcription start site
...tart Site finder ... Offers foot-pedal activation for transcription and dictation software. In HPV-18, transcription start sites were mapped
to nt 200, 215, 310 and 455 ... In HPV-16, a transcription start site was identified in the E6 region at nt 480 ... Transcription Net - Dai...
T7 RNA Polymerase
...nologies - Stratagene Products. 25000 U. 50 u/µl. Get Quote ... ... cross-linked the RNA in a T7 RNA polymerase transcription complex and mapped
... changes) influence RNA – polymerase interaction (e.g., T7 lysozyme; Fig. Fig.4).4 ) ... Kinetic analysis of T7 RNA polymerase -promote...
...ic process ... Is it experimental results or sequence similarity ? ... Images of all 24 human chromosomes and different genes that have been mapped
to them. ... to perform similarity searches on all available sequence data. ... Some anti-evolutionists claim that sequence data from protei...
...ate many copies of a DNA sequence, a process termed "amplification". In RT-PCR, however, RNA... Reverse Transcription : How HIV RNA is mapped
into host DNA. ... Reverse Transcription : Converting viral RNA into DNA. Viral RNA (yellow) DNA (blue) ... reverse transcriptase n. A po...
...s of Cervical Cancer ... is where HIV's multifunctional reverse transcriptase (RT) comes into play. ... Reverse Transcription: How HIV RNA is mapped
into host DNA. ... Reverse transcriptase sometimes makes mistakes reading the RNA sequence. ... ... 1 Reverse Transcriptase . II. Nucleic ...
... in the library containing the intact vector were ... Non- recombinant clones contain the high-copy number pUC replicon, lacking in the ... mapped
Clones . Non-Recombinants. Online Mapping Resources. Procedures. Knock-Out Vectors ... RPCI-24 non recombinant clones . RP24- 179L4 ... Recomb...
...matic sequences are underreplicated because S phase ... Underreplication occurred during the first polytene S phase, yet DNA truncation, ... were mapped
by in situ hybridization to mosquito polytene chromosomes. ... In Situ Hybridization to A. gambiae Polytene Chromosomes ... ...
...fiI Macrorestriction map of the Candia albicans genome. ... ... Macroprocessing - Macrorestriction map - Macsaber - MacSamson - Macster ... mapped
Drive - Map reproduction - MAP /TOP - MAPD - MAPI method - Mapimi Basin ... A macro-restriction map was constructed by linking probe hyb...
... to specific ... This linkage group is remarkably condensed (18 markers mapped
on top of each ... Linkage groups have been established for gene m...m the Silflow ... Asterisks denote BAC clones at the end of a contig. LG. mapped
MARKER ... ... Information. Linkage group 1. Linkage group 2. L...
...ert one of these special characters into the buffer, precede it with CTRL ... you have to use "CTRL-V 003" to insert a CTRL-C. Note: When CTRL-V is mapped