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Invasive sea squirts persist on Georges Bank

...only a few hours before settling; by colonies that hitchhike onto surfaces such as boat hulls, moorings, fishing gear, and other manmade objects and are carried to new, favorable habitats; and by fragments of colonies that are broken up by human activities and natural events and drift until they settle elsewhe...

Genetic analysis finds greater threat in frog-killing fungus

...t on our shoes or car tires. But spores could also hitchhike on the feathers of birds for quick transport across mountain ranges." Moreover, if resistant spores remain in lakes where previous populations of frogs have succumbed to chytridiomycosis, attempts to repopulate the lakes with healthy frogs will lik...

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(Date:4/17/2014)... Mo. April 17 In the most densely forested ... forests reflect two centuries of human needs, values and ... and clearing forests for agriculture and development, have set ... a U.S. Forest Service study reports. , The report ... conditions and management needs in the Northern United States ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Rochelle, NY, April 17, 2014The development of stem cell ... the ability to characterize stem cell populations based on ... have discovered a new marker that is highly expressed ... umbilical cord blood, which they describe in an article ... from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers. The article is ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. A credit-card-sized anthrax detection cartridge developed ... small business makes testing safer, easier, faster and cheaper. ... causes anthrax, is commonly found in soils all over ... illness in both humans and animals. The bacteria can ... to B. anthracis may occur through skin ...
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