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U-M scientists see ubiquitin-modified proteins in living cells
...iquitin was simply a universal "destroy me" signal for
unneeded or harmful proteins, but it has recently ...ignaling causes aberrant growth and other problems for
the cell." "When ubiquitin is attached to Jun, the complex is transported to the lysosome get...
Is more better: Counting birds may only tell part of the story
...ld be the only place the animals could find, wrong for
feeding, mating, and rearing young, in other words...gists in Europe and North America have good reason for
using bird count results as indicators of environmental conditions at least in terms of breeding ha...
Component of volcanic gas may have played a significant role in the origins of life on Earth
... Scripps Research Institute and the Salk Institute for
Biological Studies are reporting a possible answer...ri, Ph.D., who is a member of The Skaggs Institute for
Chemical Biology at Scripps Research. "But the question is, how do you couple them together?" Gha...
Yale scientists find cooperative RNA switches in nature
...ss in bacteria that operates as a rare "ON" switch for
genetic regulation of the three proteins in a glyc... Darwinian evolution in the test tube, they looked for
naturally occurring riboswitches. Other authors on this paper include Maumita Mandall, Mark Lee, Jef...
Society for Psychophysiology Research
The 44rd annual meeting of the Society for
Psychophysiological Research (SPR) will be 44th SP...nual meeting is widely regarded as a leading forum for
presentations on cutting-edge research on the connections between the physiological and psychologica...
UCR researchers identify key plant enzyme that defends against multiple infections
...idopsis thaliana, or thale cress, that is required for
this process. Programmed cell death (PCD), which o...ike activities have also been shown to be required for
the initiation of programmed cell death in plants, but the genes controlling those activities have n...
T cell's memory may offer long-term immunity to leishmaniasis
...ulosis and HIV/AIDS. Attempts to create a vaccine for
leishmaniasis have long been stymied by the fact t.... According to the Centers for
Disease Control, each year the world sees 1.5 million new cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis, which in...
HHS awards $232 million in biodefense contracts for vaccine development
...ategory A" agents--those considered by the Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention to pose the greates...nitial clinical assessment. All four contracts are for
purchases of vaccine lots intended for
research use. Any future purchases of additional vaccines for...
MIT: Recycling of scrapped electronics studied
... Mass.--MIT researchers have developed new metrics for
assessing the performance of firms that recycle sc...eld III, a senior research associate in the Center for
Technology, Policy and Industrial Development, and Jennifer R. Atlee, a graduate student in the Engi...
New risks for bladder cancer identified by MIT team
...es have identified three new chemical risk factors for
bladder cancer in a study involving some 600 peopl...ogens, however, were also found to be risk factors for
bladder cancer in nonsmokers. Although second-hand smoke is one source of exposure for
Experts present new research on hot topics in aging at GSA's annual meeting in Washington, DC
...a sampling of the more than 400 sessions scheduled for
the five-day conference. Dates and times of the se...re a growing, and largely untapped, civic resource for
responding to societal needs through both paid and unpaid work. However, as gerontologists have note...
Taking the next step toward growing our own fuel
...oducts. The new theme is the seventh to be chosen for
the Institute for
Genomic Biology under the direction of Harris A. Lewin, Gutgsell Endowed Chair in the department of ...
Sedentary overweight people get insulin boost from short term exercise; CVD risks trend down
...n/ ). A detailed program, including abstracts, for
the entire meeting is available upon request to members of the media. Arrangements for
on-site interviews, or telephone interviews during the meeting can be arranged through APS from Maye...
US Agency for International Development awards $34 million to Virginia Tech
...gle-day award to any university by the U.S. Agency for
International Development (USAID) Economic Growth,...l be the lead university and the management entity for
significant agricultural research and assistance programs designed to improve crop yields through ec...
Report: How 10 top new technologies will help world reach globally-agreed goals by 2015
... of 10 biotech breakthroughs deemed most important for
improving health in developing countries within th...the world towards its Millennium Development Goals for
2015, according to scientists and ethicists in a major new report to the United Nations. Newly emer...
Drought in the West linked to warmer temperatures
... region of North America. Looking at implications for
the future, the authors express concern. "Any tren...drought that has gripped the western United States for
the past four years "pales in comparison with some of the earlier droughts we see from the tree-ring...
World's top theoretical physicists converge to consider 'future of physics'
...lar conference being hosted by the Kavli Institute for
Theoretical Physics (KITP) at the University of Ca... just been awarded the 2004 Nobel Prize in Physics for
solving in 1973 the last great remaining problem of what has since come to be called "the Standard M...
Embryonic stem cells correct congenital heart defect in mouse embryos
...m cells are critically dependent on the Id protein for
self-renewal and differentiation," added Dr. Benez...nd short- range action) in conjunction may account for
the full correction of the cardiac defects. The study was co-authored by Elizabeth E. Stillwell, Ph...
Emory chemists develop bacteria that may help decaffeinate coffee
... they normally synthesize only molecules they need for
their own survival, says Gallivan. His research te...the breakdown product of the enzyme (theophylline) for
survival, but they can't do much with caffeine." Gallivan says that the idea is to supply these bact...
New technique targets pesticide-resistant insects
...n crops is a major problem. "It also has potential for
public health programs such as malaria control." A...Italian company is working on a commercial release for
a formulation designed on this technology which, in the first instance, will be available for
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