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Dating A Caveman

..." is older than he looks. That's the conclusion of pioneering geochronologist Richard Teh-Lung Ku, whose new ana...llowship in the American Geophysical Union for his pioneering work in the field of geochronology - helped develop the sophisticated methods used in the new analys...

Epic Of Evolution Conference Brings Science And Religion Together November 12-14

... Dialogue Between Science andReligion. "This is a pioneering effort to discover how to combine good sciencewith meaningful theological and philosophical analysis." The goal of the conference is to demonstrate that recent discoveries in theevolutionary sciences -- relating to the development of the cosmos, lif...

DNA Used To Create Self Assembling Conducting Wire: Breakthrough Will Lead To Next Leap In Emerging Nanoelectronics

...ucation. It commands aworldwide reputation for its pioneering work in communications, electronics,computer science, biotechnology, water-resource management, materialsengineering, aerospace and medicine, among others. The majority of Israel'sengineers are Technion graduates, as are most of the founders and mana...

Tinkertoy Robot Shows How Humans Walk

...ys Coleman. Coleman and Ruina's work builds on the pioneering analytical research by Tad McGeer, formerly of Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, B.C., now at the Insitu Group in Underwood, Wash., who argued that human stability and balance were likely governed by the laws of mechanics and not necessarily driv...

Obscure Enzyme May Play Major Role In Heart Disease

...ucation. It commands aworldwide reputation for its pioneering work in communications, electronics,computer science, biotechnology, water-resource management, materialsengineering, aerospace and medicine, among others. The majority of Israel'sengineers are Technion graduates, as are most of the founders and mana...

Different Molecular Events Underly Experience-Dependent Loss And Gain Of The Function Of The Developing Brain

...f the pictures seen by either eye. As shown by the pioneering studies by Drs. Hubel and Wiesel in the 1970s, impairment of vision in one eye in infants leads to a severe loss of connections from this eye to the cortex. This can result in almost complete blindness of the af...

Priestly Gene Shared By Widely Dispersed Jews

...ucation. It commands aworldwide reputation for its pioneering work in communications, electronics,computer science, biotechnology, water-resource management, materialsengineering, aerospace and medicine, among others. The majority of Israel'sengineers are Technion graduates, as are most of the founders and mana...

Human Ancestors Went Out Of Africa And Then Came Back: NYU/SUNY-Albany Research Team Proposes Controversial New Model for Evolution of Humans

...d Disotell's was proposed morethan 25 years ago by pioneering molecular anthropologistVincent Sarich, but helacked the rigorous analytic methodology necessary to prove it. Stewart and Disotell's research is based on parsimony analysis. That is, themodel which involves the fewest evolutionary events to explain t...

Hutch Researcher Wins 'Nobel Prize Of Applied Research'

... trials have looked promising. Take for examplethe pioneering human gene therapy trial in which two children were treated forsevere combined immunodeficiency, which is caused by a defect in the adenosinedeaminase gene. Today, eight years later, the immune system T cells in one ofthe children are still expressin...

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center And Targeted Genetics Announces Issuance Of Braod Patent Covering Antigen-Specific T Cell Expansion

...fatal diseases. Recognizedinternationally for its pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation, theCenter has four scientific divisions collaborating to form a unique environmentfor conducting basic and applied science. One of 35 National CancerInstitute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the countr...

Virginia Tech Scientist Seek Genetic Solution To Malaria

...esearchers have gained international attention for pioneering work indeveloping transgenic plants and animals for the production of pharmaceuticals....

National Science Medalists Named

... State University of New York in Buffalo, has many pioneering achievements in most areas of chemical engineering...velopment of the Hubble Space Telescope while also pioneering the development of neutrino astrophysics. Including this year's recipients, the National Me...

UCSF's Elizabeth Blackburn Receives Two Major Science Awards

... in science. Blackburn received the honors for her pioneering studies on telomeres, segmentsof DNA that bind both ends of chromosomes, the gene-bearing strands of DNA whoseintegrity is essential for the healthy development and life span of organisms. During two decades of research, Blackburn has determined th...

Molecular Effect Of Vitamin E On Plaque Formation Identified

...han justan antioxidant effect," Jialal said. "This pioneering work sheds more light onthe possible prevention of heart disease with this antioxidant supplement, bydecreasing not only oxidation of bad cholesterol but also by having importanteffects on cell function in the plaque." In a 1996 study, these research...

American Red Cross Launches New Genetic Screening Technology To Directly Detect Viruses

...on, DC, April 8, 1999 -- The American Red Cross is pioneering the use ofan innovative technology that could add an additional layer of safety to the 14million units of blood components distributed by the Red Cross to hospitalsnationwide each year. The Red Cross is investigating a new genetic test,nucleic acid ...

National Science Board Honors Maxine Frank Singer With Vannevar Bush Award

... Singer's honor is a result of her many years of pioneering scientificachievements in molecular biology. She was also recognized for her activism andcreativity in developing programs in math and science education for inner- city Washington, D.C., school children and their teachers. She was also citedfor her...

Unprecedented View Of RNA Structure Captured

...Hopkins Scientists Discover Protein 'Lynchpin' A pioneering view of the internal structure of RNA captured by scientists at TheJohns Hopkins University will become public today in a report published by thejournal "Science." The work of an interdisciplinary team of chemists and biophysicists marks thefirst act...

Building detailed map of human DNA will take more time and resources than previously thought, says Hutch researcher

... fatal diseases. Recognizedinternationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, theCenter's four scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment forconducting basic and applied science. One of 35 National CancerInstitute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, it ...

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center researcher one of five awarded $1 million distinguished young scholars grant

...fatal diseases. Recognizedinternationally for its pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation, theCenter has four scientific divisions collaborating to form a unique environmentfor conducting basic and applied science. One of 35 National CancerInstitute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the countr...

USGS scientist receives award for brucellosis research in Greater Yellowstone Area

...e, said Groat. "The results of Roffe's pioneering research on free-ranging bison have led to productive, collaborative approaches to information gathering, analysis and management planning throughout the Greater Yellowstone Area," Groat said in citing Roffe for the award. Dr...

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(Date:4/14/2014)... orphaned by HIV/AIDS in South Africa may provide insight ... behavior issues in other areas of the world, which ... that could lead to successful interventions. , A ... United Nations mentions that due to the HIV/AIDS pandemic, ... African, children are at an increased risk for mental ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... A new study shows that moderate to severe ... risk of stroke, cancer and death. , Results of ... to severe obstructive sleep apnea were four times more ... times more likely to have a stroke (HR = ... (HR = 3.4), and 2.5 times more likely to ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... Dallas study involving serious youth offenders, the answer to one ... seven years: "How long do you think you,ll live?", According ... offending over time., Author Dr. Alex Piquero said the study ... of them offend at very high rates and commit more ... much later in life offend much less., "In a lot ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... with symptoms increasing dramatically during some of the most important ... has found. , Depressive symptoms increased on average by 68 ... young men, who were around 25 years old when they ... their children. The results of the study were published April ... is the first to identify when young fathers are at ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... Lower weight babies and babies who aren,t breastfed ... risk of developing chronic inflammation and related health ... study. , "There were good reasons to hypothesize ... inflammation in adulthood," says Thomas McDade (Northwestern University), ... in the Child & Brain Development program. "It ...
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