1 hr ago
Torrey Pines Scientific, Inc. Release: New Programmable, Shaking...
Carlsbad , CA a Torrey Pines Scientific, Inc. announces its new EchoTherma Model SC25XT Fully Programmable Variable Speed Shaking Dry Bath for use with biological and other samples.
5 hrs ago
Genetic modification pioneer Professor Montagu recognised at international horticulture conference
In the 1960s, he pioneered the technology behind genetic modification in plants which initially resulted in the development of the insect tolerant cotton, BT.
9 hrs ago
Patent Application Titled 'Constructs and Methods for the Production...
Reporters obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Secretion of heterologous proteins is a widely used technique in industry.
13 hrs ago
Next-generation sequencing platforms.
Automated DNA sequencing instruments embody an elegant interplay among chemistry, engineering, software, and molecular biology and have built upon Sanger's founding discovery of dideoxynucleotide sequencing to perform once-unfathomable tasks.
20 hrs ago
Study Findings on DNA Research Are Outlined in Reports from...
Currently, this is mainly achieved by ethanol precipitation, where a long-term incubation at low temperature of -20 to -80 C with high salt concentration is required."
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Chronic Treatment With Ticagrelor Limits Myocardial Infarct Size: An...
From the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston ; State Key Laboratory of Space Medicine Fundamentals and Application, China Astronaut Research and Training Center, Beijing, China ; AstraZeneca R&D, MA lndal, Sweden ; and Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of ... (more)
New Nano3 microscope will allow high-resolution look inside cells
Nanofabrication Cleanroom Facility is the first institution to obtain a novel FEI Scios dual-beam microscope, with an adaptation for use at cryogenic temperatures.
UH professor named fellow by International Astrobiology Society
George E. Fox, a John and Rebecca Moores Professor of Biology and Biochemistry at the University of Houston , was named a fellow in the International Society for the Study of the Origin of Life .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Network Biology in Medicine and Beyond [Computational and Systems Biology]
From the Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; the Department of Oncology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Arlington .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Next-Generation Sequencing and the Transformation of Cancer Care
Traditionally, DNA sequencing relied on synthesis-based methods, independently developed in the late 1970s by Frederick Sanger and Walter Gilbert and Allan Maxam .
Medical News Today
Improved understanding of bacteria's sophisticated immune system
Bacteria's ability to destroy viruses has long puzzled scientists, but researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health say they now have a clear picture of the bacterial immune system and say its unique shape is likely why bacteria can so quickly recognize and destroy their assailants.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Cancer Genetics Inc. Completes Acquisition of BioServe India, a...
Cancer Genetics Derives Immediate Revenue Through BioServe India's Clients, Which Include Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Piramal Life Sciences, NATCO Pharma, the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, and the Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology Cancer Genetics Will Develop BioServe India's 14,000-Square-Foot Accredited Laboratory into ... (more)
Researchers use new gene editing method to correct mutation that leads to DMD
UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers successfully used a new gene editing method to correct the mutation that leads to Duchenne muscular dystrophy in a mouse model of the condition.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Hometown U: UAA professor uses Ebola to teach virology
Storylines from movies like "Outbreak" and "Hot Zone" linger long after the popcorn, seeding pandemic scenarios that haunt.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
New ways to treat solid tumours
An international team of scientists has shown that an antibody against the protein EphA3, found in the micro-environment of solid cancers, has anti-tumour effects.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
UT Southwestern Medical Center
New gene editing method shows promising results for correcting muscular dystrophy
DALLAS August 14, 2014 UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers successfully used a new gene editing method to correct a mutation that leads to Duchenne muscular dystrophy in a mouse model of the condition.
New Gene Editing Method Shows Promising Results for Correcting Muscular Dystrophy
August 14, 2014 - UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers successfully used a new gene editing method to correct a mutation that leads to Duchenne muscular dystrophy in a mouse model of the condition.
Harnessing the power of bacteria's sophisticated immune system
Researchers now better understand how bacteria can so quickly protect itself from harm, could help unlock clues about antibiotic resistance Bacteria's ability to destroy viruses has long puzzled scientists, but researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health say they now have a clear picture of the bacterial immune system and say ... (more)
'Method and Kit for the Isolation of Genomic DNA, RNA Proteins and...
At present, the vast majority of microorganisms are considered unculturable, and their roles in natural systems are largely unknown.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Studies from Institute for Structural and Molecular Biology Update...
Mimicking the gating properties of these biological structures would be instrumental in the preparation of smart membranes used in biosensing, drug delivery, and ionic circuit construction."