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  1. LaTech students and faculty make an impact at GLAMSRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... had students make bracelets to gain a better understanding of DNA base pairing, the basis of much of molecular biology and genetics. "I participated in the event because it was an opportunity to expose girls to science in a way that might inspire ...

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  2. Synthetic biology: Engineered cells detect diabetes and cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cupertino Courier

    ... signaling diabetes. The custom-designed bacteria show the practical promise of the fledgling field of synthetic biology, which designs and builds organisms unlike anything made by Mother Nature. "We are showing that we can begin to use engineering ...

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  3. Microbes from Aggie Stadium, Davis toilet 'compete' in spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... involved in significant science. "Whether someone is a child or an adult, is interested in space or the ocean, in biology or chemistry, in the climate or computers scientists are working on research and development that would benefit from more ...

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  4. NASA Spaceline Current Awareness List #650 - 29 May 2015Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Space Ref

    ... National Aeronautics and Space Administration NCC 9-58." Please Note: A recent addition to the Methods in Molecular Biology series is Volume 1309, Plant Gravitropism: Methods and Protocols , edited by Elison B. Blancaflor. Chapters written by NASA ...

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  5. In pursuit of mental health's holy grailRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... immune systems, and how the brain works. They're putting aside a century's worth of theories, and delving into the biology of mental disorders on a scale never before seen. The aim is not just to broaden our understanding of mental illness, but to ...

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  6. Study reveals flaws in gene testing; results often conflictRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KHGI

    The first report from a big public-private project to improve genetic testing reveals it is not as rock solid as many people believe, with flaws that result in some people wrongly advised to worry about a disease risk and others wrongly told they can relax. Researchers say the study shows the need for consumers to be careful about choosing where to have a gene test done and acting on the results, such as having or forgoing a preventive surgery.

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  7. LYONBIOPOLE at BIO PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    As the biggest vaccine production site in Europe and one of the largest European regions for public and private research potential in life science, Lyon and the Rhone-Alpes are home to over 600 life science companies, representing 100,000 jobs. World leaders, such as Sanofi Pasteur, Merial, bioMerieux and Genzyme are based in the region and represent the founders of Lyonbiopole.

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  8. Ruptured Water Main Causes Property Damage & Mold Concerns in Sherman OaksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WebWire

    In late April, the CBS affiliate in Los Angeles published a report about a ruptured water main that caused the closure of Ventura Boulevard in Sherman Oaks. According to the article, at least four businesses were damaged as water entered buildings through low windows and from beneath the businesses.

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  9. Study: Race Influences Warfarin DoseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | P&T Community

    A new study has demonstrated that clinical and genetic factors affecting dose requirements for warfarin vary by race. The findings, published online in Blood , suggest race-specific equations to help clinicians better calculate warfarin dosage.

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  10. Study sheds light on genetic differences between colorectal cancer in older and younger patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical News

    While the overall rate of colorectal cancer is declining, CRC specifically among young patients is increasing. Previous studies have shown that CRC in patients younger than 50 years old tends to be more aggressive than CRC in older patients.

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  11. The Schizophrenia Mosaic: U-M Team Receives $3.8M Grant to Study Genetic DifferencesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newswise

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Why does schizophrenia happen, and how can we improve treatment for it? These basic questions persist despite years of research on one of the most puzzling, and debilitating, mental illnesses.

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  12. The Climate of Change: The Catholic Church's dance with scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette

    From Galileo to genetics, the Roman Catholic Church has danced with science, sometimes in a high-tension tango but more often in a supportive waltz. Pope Francis is about to introduce a new twist: global warming.

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  13. New role at St John of God just what the doctor orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    ... She studied at the University of Medicine in Bucharest in 2002 and went on to do further studies in molecular biology and stem-cell research. When she arrived in Melbourne, she began specialising in rehabilitation and has worked at The Alfred ...

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  14. Study: Flaws, conflicts in gene testingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    The first report from a big public-private project to improve genetic testing reveals it is not as rock solid as many people believe, with flaws that result in some people wrongly advised to worry about a disease risk and others wrongly told they can relax. Researchers say the study shows the need for consumers to be careful about choosing where to have a gene test done and acting on the results, such as having or forgoing a preventive surgery.

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  15. Gene Ontology: tool for the unification of biologyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Genomic sequencing has made it clear that a large fraction of the genes specifying the core biological functions are shared by all eukaryotes.

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  16. The Gene Ontology (GO) database and informatics resourceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The Gene Ontology project provides structured, controlled vocabularies and classifications that cover several domains of molecular and cellular biology and are freely available for community use in the annotation of genes, gene products and sequences.

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  17. Study shows colorectal cancer genetically different in older and younger patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... have different embryonic origins and gene expression patterns, and these differences may also play a role in cancer biology, according to a study published February 24 in the JNCI: Journal of ... (HealthDay)-The location of index colorectal cancer ...

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  18. Montana State University Offers Summer Online Graduate Courses for Science TeachersRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... Enhancement Network (NTEN). Most courses start in early to mid-June. Summer 2015 courses include offerings in biology; physics; earth science; land resources and environmental science (LRES); microbiology; math; and education, curriculum, and ...

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  19. Leading Plant Science Society Recognizes Two Danforth Center ScientistsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... was granted one of seven Women's Young Investigator Travel awards and will receive $1,000 to attend the Plant Biology Meeting, an annual meeting focused on plant science in academia, industry and government in Minneapolis, MN later this summer. ...

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  20. Data Highlighting GeneWEAVE's Smarticlesa Technology to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... antibiotic stewardship. The company's innovative and proprietary Smarticlesa technology harnesses the power of biology to rapidly detect drug resistance and measure susceptibility information without the need for enrichment, culture, or sample ...

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