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  1. Evogene Expands Its Crop Protection Research Activities, FacilitiesRead the original story

    9 min ago | Agri Marketing

    ... R&D Crop Protection. The highly equipped laboratory space will enable advanced screening and validation for both biology and chemistry research. The facilities will also host additional server rooms to support the company's recent expansion of its ...

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  2. Monsanto Announes Investment In Its Global Seed Breeding ProgramRead the original story

    10 min ago | Agri Marketing

    MONSANTO ANNOUNES INVESTMENT IN ITS GLOBAL SEED BREEDING PROGRAM Oct. 31, 2014 Source: Monsanto news release With a growing global population and increased pressures on agriculture due to climate change, farmers around the world will increasingly require a broad range of agricultural solutions to improve the on-farm potential of crops on our world's finite farmland. Monsanto Company reinforced its commitment to further improve the genetic potential of seeds by announcing a $20 million investment in integrated technology centers as part of its global breeding program.

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  3. Rodgers plays down Balotelli concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Iol.co.za

    Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said on Thursday he had "no concern" about Mario Balotelli's on-field conduct following two incidents involving the striker during the League Cup win over Swansea City. The Italy international was sent away from a warm-up exercise prior to Tuesday's match at Anfield, with assistant manager Colin Pascoe forced to deny reports it was because the 24-year-old had been misbehaving.

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  4. DialogueRead the original story

    26 min ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Epstein is an award-winning sports journalist for ProPublica who wrote a bestselling book, The Sports Gene. He talks with host Marcia Franklin about why he wanted to write the book, as well as the research in it, which examines the role genetics plays in humans' ability to do well athletically.

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  5. Lack of Mobile Ebola Test Stalls Effort Against African OutbreakRead the original story

    41 min ago | The Washington Post

    The largest Ebola diagnostic lab in Liberia, housed in a shabby brick building 65 miles east of the capital Monrovia, can test about 80 to 90 blood samples a day. Sometimes it takes two days for the samples taken from patients to arrive there, often in worn coolers carried on motorbike.

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  6. Dr. Blonz: Take it easy with sweetenersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Jose Mercury News

    DEAR DR. BLONZ: I continue to hear that high-fructose corn syrup is much worse than regular sugar.

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  7. Focus on big dataRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Nature Neuroscience

    The number of big data projects in neuroscience, such as the BRAIN initiative in the United States or the Human Brain Mapping initiative in Europe, has been increasing in recent years. Will such big data efforts become the modus operandi in neuroscience, replacing smaller scale, hypothesis-driven science? How much insight will be gained from such projects? What are the best ways to go about conducting such projects and sharing the data that they produce? In this issue, we present a collection of Reviews, Perspectives and Commentaries discussing different kinds of big data in neuroscience and tackling these tough questions.

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  8. Liverpool boss Rodgers believes Balotelli does not require protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fermanagh Today

    Liverpool's Mario Balotelli with Jordan Henderson after scoring his side's equaliser to make it 1-1 during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers insists he has "no concern" about Mario Balotelli and that the controversial Reds striker does not need any kind of protection from provocation. Rodgers will have been delighted to see Balotelli get on the scoresheet in Tuesday's 2-1 Capital One Cup win over Swansea, the Italy international making the desired impact as a late substitute by prodding home an 86th-minute equaliser to break his eight-match goal drought.

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    1 hr ago | Weymouth People

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  10. Shedding light on genetic architecture of kidney cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News Today

    A new study on a large cohort of kidney cancer patients in Europe sheds light on the genetic architecture of the disease - and reveals an apparent link between exposure to aristolochic acid and incidence of kidney cancer, particularly in Romania. The research, by an international team led by scientists from the McGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Centre in Montreal, underscores the importance of investigating possible sources of exposure to aristolochic acid.

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  11. Using social media to help stop the spread of HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News Today

    In addition to providing other potential benefits to public health, all of those tweets and Facebook posts could help curb the spread of HIV . Although public health researchers have focused early applications of social media on reliably monitoring the spread of diseases such as the flu , Sean Young of the Center for Digital Behavior at the University of California, Los Angeles, writes in an article in the Cell Press journal Trends in Microbiology of a future in which social media might predict and even change biomedical outcomes.

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  12. The exact odorant receptor that repels mosquitoes discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News Today

    ... such as an unpleasant odor," said lead author Professor Walter Leal of the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology. "Vector-borne diseases are major health problems for travelers and people living in endemic regions," Leal said. "Among the most ...

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  13. NZ prepared for EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    As the worst outbreak of the deadly virus on record continues to spread throughout West Africa and beyond, a panel of experts addressed media today in Auckland as part of a Science Media Centre briefing. The Ebola virus, formally known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever, is a severe, often fatal, illness in humans.

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  14. Zoetis Announces Advancements In Its Clarifide Genomic TestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Agri Marketing

    ZOETIS ANNOUNCES ADVANCEMENTS IN ITS CLARIFIDE GENOMIC TEST Oct. 31, 2014 Source: Zoetis news release New advancements by Zoetis to its CLARIFIDE genomic test will give producers new tools to predict future performance. More markers, new genetic conditions, Holstein coat color outcomes and a proprietary polled test highlight new test features available in October.

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  15. Quality Seed Genetics To Market Legacy Seeds ProductsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Agri Marketing

    QUALITY SEED GENETICS TO MARKET LEGACY SEEDS PRODUCTS Oct. 31, 2014 Source: Legacy Seeds Legacy Seeds has partnered with Quality Seed Genetics of Alice, N.D., to market and distribute Legacy Seeds corn and soybean products in Western Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and eastern Montana. QSG will grow and manage the existing and new dealer business in the region.

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    1 hr ago | Bideford People

    Garcinia Cambogia Weight Loss Supplement Helps Individuals Get Into Shape! Garcinia Cambogia Is a Triple Power Weight Loss Supplement - Helps Lose Weight Sans Diet or Exercise If you have been looking for a way to lose weight without completely changing your diet and routine, then you may want to check out Garcinia Cambogia Extract supplement. A famous TV Doctor told his audience about this now famous weight loss solution.

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  17. A genome-wide association study of sleep habits and insomnia.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics : the official publication of the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics , Vol.

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  18. Replication of Genome-Wide Association Studies (GWAS) loci for sleep in the British G1219 cohort.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics : the official publication of the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics , Vol.

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  19. Unconventional lateral gene transfer in extreme thermophilic bacteria.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    International microbiology : the official journal of the Spanish Society for Microbiology , Vol. 14, No.

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  20. The population and evolutionary dynamics of homologous gene recombination in bacterial populations.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    ... genes among members of the same species has played a central role in the development of the genetics and molecular biology of bacteria, the contribution of homologous gene recombination (HGR) to bacterial evolution is not at all clear. Also, not so ...

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