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  1. So This Is How They Do It! Zebras Getting StripesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... on a horse. This is such a satisfying explanation. No waiting eons and eons. No random mutations. No molecular biology. Just a team of itty-bitty designers doing, well ... almost intelligent design. They're not precise. Life should be accidental, ...

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  2. Protest at Kew Gardens' endangered jobs and funds reaches 50,000 - and growingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The Independent

    Ministers were last night accused of breaking the law by cutting funding to Kew Gardens, a move that will axe 120 jobs at the world's leading centre for conservation and plant science.

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  3. Wheat rust: The fungal disease that threatens to destroy the world cropRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The Independent

    Experts in Europe and Africa are racing to develop resistant grain varieties as university researchers predict the likely spread across continents of the air-borne spores of the fungus Scientists are warning that wheat is facing a serious threat from a fungal disease that could wipe out the world's crop if not quickly contained.

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  4. Soccer player allergic to her own sweatRead the original story

    52 min ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    The Daily Mail reports that 20-year-old Caitlin McComish from White House, Ohio, suffers from a severe condition called cholinergic urticarial, a hives disorder when the skin is exposed to sweat and heat.

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  5. Binghamton U. researcher Brandon Gibb embarks on major studyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    What makes us who we are: nature or nurture? Those two forces -- genetics and experience -- work together in complex ways, forging our personalities, our decision-making processes, our tendencies for depression or resilience.

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  6. UC Davis researchers help find birthplace of chili pepperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Chili peppers likely became a cultivated crop in central-east Mexico, according to a new study by an international team including UC Davis plant scientists.

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  7. Quantitative Modeling of a Gene's Expression from Its Intergenic SequenceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Modeling a gene's expression from its intergenic locus and trans-regulatory context is a fundamental goal in computational biology.

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  8. Ameliorative effect of a microbial feed additive on infectious...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Ameliorative effect of a microbial feed additive on infectious bronchitis virus antibody titer and stress index in broiler chicks fed deoxynivalenol.

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  9. Every Cell Is Special: Genome-wide Studies Add a New Dimension to Single-Cell BiologyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

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  10. Looping Back to Leap Forward: Transcription Enters a New EraRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... organization of genetic elements. We review progress in unraveling one of the outstanding mysteries of modern biology: the dynamic communication of remote enhancers with target promoters in the specification of cellular identity. CiteULike organises ...

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  11. The Molecular and Systems Biology of MemoryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

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  12. Supply of equipment for the laboratory of plant physiology and biochemistryRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Contract notice: supply of equipment for the laboratory of plant physiology and biochemistry , in respect of one to five lots in the project opie 13.01.00-00-062/08 development and modernization of didactic infrastructure in the fields of natural and exact uj , co-financed by the european union under the european regional development fund.

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  13. She stanched the bleedingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... from the University of Lund's medical school and worked for a while on psychiatry wards, she was more interested in biology and biochemistry. "The human body is so interesting. During my first summer break from medical school in Malm, I worked in a ...

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  14. Molecular biodiversity of mycotoxigenic fungi that threaten food safety.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    International journal of food microbiology , Vol. 167, No. 1. , pp. 57-66, doi:10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2013.06.033 Fungal biodiversity is one of the most important contributors to the occurrence and severity of mycotoxin contamination of crop plants.

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  15. Secrets from a Dr. Cocktaila for a - hangover-free' nightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... experience this night, you have to trust me," said the German-born scientist, who studied biochemistry and molecular biology. Next, Ott served a gin cocktail with cucumber, lime and white cranberry juice as we sat surrounded by the tiny bottles of ...

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  16. Social Media, Viral Videos Help Researchers Find Patients With Rare Diseases For Clinical TrialsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    Social media is doing more than simply keeping us in touch with our friends and family.

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  17. Harvard Re-Kindles Its Eugenics Past with Embrace of KIPP's Richard BarthRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Schools Matter

    In the 1920s Harvard was a beehive of activity aimed at segregation and sterilization of those deemed mentally and socially defective, based principally on classist and racist assumptions about the poor and the those of different ethnic backgrounds.

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  18. So This Is How They Do It! Zebras Getting StripesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | GPB.org

    ... on a horse. This is such a satisfying explanation. No waiting eons and eons. No random mutations. No molecular biology. Just a team of itty-bitty designers doing, well ... almost intelligent design. They're not precise. Life should be accidental, ...

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  19. Rising interest in quality breadsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Examiner

    The US-born owner of Ravenswood bakery Apiece, Ian Lowe, at work on one of his Italian-inspired creations.

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  20. Immune cells to be tested on the International Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... centuries. For a long time, however, exactly how gravity affects the cells remained a mystery. Thanks to modern cell biology and space technology, we can now study precisely whether and how cells are also adapted to life on Earth. In zero gravity, ...

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