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Alain Magloire, 41, was shot and killed by Montreal police near Montreal's central bus station on Monday after allegedly threatening them with a hammer.
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Several animal protection organizations yesterday called on the public to stop seeing sea animal performances because of the inhumane environments that cause the deaths of many whales and dolphins.
8 hrs ago | Infection Control Today
In the battle between our immune systems and cholera bacteria, humans may have an unknown ally in bacteria-killing viruses known as phages.
12 hrs ago | Science Daily
About 50 years ago, electron microscopy revealed the presence of tiny blob-like structures that form inside cells, move around and disappear.
Dear Dr. Roach: I have hereditary hemochromatosis. I know that means that I received the HH gene from both parents; however, neither of my parents had HH.
Kneeling before her subjects in cold seawater at daybreak, Rachael Williams, assistant intertidal research specialist from UC Santa Cruz, left, evaluates sea stars' condition.
I'm an award-winning science journalist with a PhD in evolutionary biology. I spent several years at Focus, the BBC's popular science magazine, running the features section and writing about everything from gay genes and internet memes to the science of death and origin of life.
Months before the recent Ebola outbreak erupted in Western Africa, killing more than a thousand people, scientists at the University of Washington's Institute for Protein Design were looking for a way to stop the deadly virus.
As of this year, allergy sufferers have a new needle-free way to find relief: oral immunotherapy pills for ragweed or grass allergies.
A leading U.S. Ebola researcher from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has gone on record stating that a blend of three monoclonal antibodies can completely protect monkeys against a lethal dose of Ebola virus up to 5 days after infection, at a time when the disease is severe.
Education: B.S., Biology, Fairleigh Dickinson University; Ph.D., Cell biology, State University of New York at Buffalo; postdoctoral studies in cell and developmental biology, Duke University Four candidates are vying in the Republican primary to be nominated as the challenger to Democratic U.S. Rep. William Keating in the 9th Congressional ... (more)
Roach: The genetics of hereditary hemochromatosis Dear Dr. Roach: I have hereditary hemochromatosis Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://www.thetowntalk.com/story/life/2014/08/31/roach-genetics-hereditary-hemochromatosis/14910025/ Dear Dr. Roach: I have hereditary hemochromatosis.
Medicine looking into differences between women and men Medicine has traditionally treated women as if they were merely smaller men.
Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology In Cardiovascular Physiome, Vol. 96, No.
Until very recently, it seemed the overall picture of genetics was well known. DNA molecules encoded for a host of attributes that created organisms like you and me, and we essentially served as receptacles for our inherited DNA, perhaps passing them on via mixing with a sexual partner's DNA.
Many people care deeply about the possibility of tigers, lemurs and such like becoming extinct in the wild.
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