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Global Genomics and Proteomics Analytical Instruments Market 2014-2018 - New Market Study Published

Genomics is the study of the gene and its functions and proteomics is the study of the structure and functions of proteomes or sets of proteins by using molecular biology and bioinformatics tools and technology.

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Yesterday | Medical News Today

Human neurodegenerative diseases may be impacted by discovery of a...

Several human neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease , Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease but also ageing, are linked to an accumulation of abnormal and aggregated proteins in cells.

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Related Topix: Parkinson's Disease, Health, Biology, Science

Yesterday | Medical News Today

During aging, lipoic acid helps restore, synchronize the 'biological clock'

Researchers have discovered a possible explanation for the surprisingly large range of biological effects that are linked to a micronutrient called lipoic acid: It appears to reset and synchronize circadian rhythms, or the "biological clock" found in most life forms.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Oregon State University, Life, Food, Vegetables

Yesterday | Agri Marketing

No. Carolina State Univ Scientist Receives New Frontiers In Animal Nutrition Award

NO. CAROLINA STATE UNIV SCIENTIST RECEIVES NEW FRONTIERS IN ANIMAL NUTRITION AWARD Jul. 22, 2014 Source: American Feed Industry Association news release Jack Odle, Ph.D., an animal scientist at North Carolina State University, was presented with the New Frontiers in Animal Nutrition Award Sunday as part of the Nutrition Research Awards.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, North Carolina State University, Biology, Science, Agriculture

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Scientific Blogging

Mitochondria And Antioxidants: A Tale Of Two Scientists

I'm the founder of Science 2.0A . A wise man once said Darwin had the greatest idea anyone ever had.

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Medical News

Researchers identify group of cells in brain that plays important role in Down syndrome

Researchers from UC Davis School of Medicine and Shriners Hospitals for Children - Northern California have identified a group of cells in the brain that they say plays an important role in the abnormal neuron development in Down syndrome .

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

CiteULike

Mitochondrial EFTs defects in juvenile-onset Leigh disease, ataxia, neuropathy, and optic atrophy.

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RedOrbit

Scientists Sleuth Out Proteins Involved In...

Image Caption: Catherine Leimkuhler Grimes, assistant professor, and doctoral student Vishnu Mohanan are sleuthing out proteins involved in Crohn's disease, information critical to the development of novel therapies for the inflammatory bowel disease.

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Related Topix: University of Delaware, Chemistry, Science, Biology

Sat Jul 19, 2014

CiteULike

The intestinal microbiota affect central levels of brain-derived...

Alterations in the microbial composition of the gastrointestinal tract are believed to contribute to inflammatory and functional bowel disorders and psychiatric comorbidities.

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Nanodot

DNA nanotechnology replicates enzyme cascade

Five years ago this blog pointed to progress in using DNA scaffolding to organize functional modules for use in the modular molecular composite nanosystems route to atomically precise productive nanosystems.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

A new cellular garbage control pathway with relevance for human neurodegenerative diseases

The newly identified proteins, termed CUET proteins , recognize toxic protein aggregates and target the whole complex to the cellular waste disposal and recycling station, the lysosome.

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KSL-TV

Indiana University: Student among attack victims

An Indiana University doctoral student from the Netherlands who was among 298 people killed when a Malaysian jetliner was shot down over Ukraine was remembered Friday by school officials as a gifted student and athlete.

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EurekAlert!

BIOTEC researcher is one of the 'Highly Cited Researchers 2014'

The ranking list Highly Cited Researchers 2014" by Thomson Reuters named Dr. Michael Kuhn of the Biotechnology Center at the TU Dresden as one of the worldwide most cited researchers in the area biology and biochemistry.

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PhysOrg Weblog

'Support' cells in brain play important role in Down syndrome

Researchers from UC Davis School of Medicine and Shriners Hospitals for Children - Northern California have identified a group of cells in the brain that they say plays an important role in the abnormal neuron development in Down syndrome.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Fasting diet could make you more susceptible to infection

People throughout history have searched for ways to live longer, from fad diets to taking vitamin pills.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Science Daily

Lipoic acid helps restore, synchronize 'biological clock'

Researchers have discovered a possible explanation for the surprisingly large range of biological effects that are linked to a micronutrient called lipoic acid: It appears to reset and synchronize circadian rhythms, or the 'biological clock' found in most life forms.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Oregon State University

Science Daily

Crohn's disease research advances with protein identification

A protein has been identified by researchers, hiding in plain sight, that acts like a bodyguard to help protect and stabilize another key protein, that when unstable, is involved in Crohn's disease.

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Related Topix: University of Delaware, Chemistry, Science, Biology

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Molecular biology researcher selected for ASBMB Merck Award

DALLAS July 16, 2014 Dr. Zhijian "James" Chen , Professor of Molecular Biology and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at UT Southwestern Medical Center, has been named the 2015 recipient of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Merck Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions to research in biochemistry and ... (more)

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Science Blog

Plant-based research improves hemophilia treatment

Hemophilia is a rare but potentially dangerous disease. People with the condition produce very low levels of clotting factor, the proteins in blood that stop bleeding and help begin the healing process.

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Related Topix: Hemophilia, Health, Biology, Science

Medical News Today

Polysialylated glycoprotein marker of neural stem cells found in adult inner ear

Researchers at UC Davis School of Medicine have for the first time shown that a polysialylated glycoprotein that regulates neurodevelopment exists on the surface of cells in the adult inner ear.

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Related Topix: UC Davis, Audiology, Medicine, Biology, Science, Health

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