Tag: "envisioning" at biology news
Army awards up to $50 million to establish Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies
...have been integral and essential to the process of envisioning
the Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies." MIT's Belcher is known for nano-biotechnology research that began with a path-breaking experiment that engineered the binding of a biological material--peptides (short chains of amino acids)--to inorg...
New prospects for treating muscular dystrophy: Stem cells restore muscle in MD mice
...disease. The approach Cossu and his colleagues are envisioning
would involve collecting mesoangioblasts from a patient's blood vessels, genetically "correcting" the cells in the laboratory, allowing them to multiply, and then injecting the cells back into the patient's bloodstream. The cells would then migrate t...
Healthy dessert: 'peaches and phytochemicals'
...s with appropriate levels of phytochemicals plus envisioning
new trends in peaches such as flat, do-nut like varieties is the challenge for breeders where one variety may take a decade to develop. "Peach growers want something to sell on the local market," Byrne said, "and with the health aspect being the tr...