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Faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor are available at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, China.
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New research has opened the way for the development of new lines of barley with resistance to powdery mildew.
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Andrew Conrad, head of Google X's Life Sciences team, shows colleagues Alberto Vitari and Marija Pavloic some of the instruments they will be using in the lab for biomedical research.
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Dr. Richard Hyslop, a professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Northern Colorado, left, is leading a project that seeks to identify methods of delivering inactive cannabis compounds thought to slow tumor growth into the body without causing the serious side effects associated with ingesting large quantities of active cannabis.
Called Baseline Study, the project will collect anonymous genetic and molecular information from 175 people-and later thousands more-to create what the company hopes will be the fullest picture of what a healthy human being should be.
Researchers at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center announced results of a clinical trial of a new drug shown to safely reduce the viral load and clinical illness of healthy adult volunteers intranasally infected with respiratory syncytial virus .
A new study has provided hope that previously studied SapC-DOPS could be used for treatment of brain cancer that has spread.
One researcher is like a mechanic for cells: he takes them apart to see how they function.
Human semen is naturally colonized by bacteria, and a new study suggests the microbes might have a role to play in both HIV transmission and levels in infected men.
When severed, injured nerves must be able to regenerate and reconnect to the structures they previously controlled within 12-18 months before sensation and motion are permanently lost."
A new study in East Asian women has identified three genetic changes linked to an increased risk of breast cancer .
Director Mike Cahill and actor Michael Pitt are pictured on the set of "I Origins," in a handout photo.
A powerful drug combo may not be as effective against cystic fibrosis as previously thought.
Hardy Diagnostics , an employee-owned company in Santa Maria, is pleased to announce the certification of Christopher Massey, R&D manager; Kerry Davies Pierce, technical services manager; and Rianna Malherbe, R&D microbiologist/technical support specialist as registered microbiologists in pharmaceutical and medical device microbiology with the ... (more)
While some teenagers spend their summer relaxing on the beach, others spend it studying some of the creatures that live there.
Cancer is a disease of the genome resulting from a combination of genetic modifications .
Toxoplasma gondii is a single-celled parasite that lives in cats' intestines, but can infect other animals and people as well.
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