Tag: "mission" at biology news
AFCYBER holds science and technology symposium
...ge and capabilities in accomplishing the Air Force mission
to fly and fight in Cyberspace. This was a great opportunity for us to share our knowledge and experience while forging a way ahead for AFCYBER. We were also able to capitalize on the strengths of the local community, said Col. Tony Buntyn, the Di...
ESA mission highlighted at remote sensing conference
...arly the upcoming Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity mission
aimed at advancing our knowledge of the water cycl... 2008, the Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity (SMOS) mission
the second Earth Explorer mission
to be developed as part of ESA's Living Planet Programme will co...
NY Stem Cell Foundation's 2nd Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference
...n life to work with people who are so focused on a mission
and want to work together to achieve that goal....
50 new mission proposals for ESA's scientific program
A wealth of new mission
concepts were submitted by the European scientific...ent cycle in 2011, one medium- and one large-class mission
will be adopted for implementation by ESA's Science Programme Committee. Their launches are currentl...
Psychiatric Genomics Center established at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
...les. We are confident that our investment in CSHLs mission
oriented research will yield results that will improve the lives of so many who are impacted by these psychiatric disorders, said Theodore R. Stanley. At this exciting time for biomedical science, I am most passionate about the potential of break...
Energy department selects 3 Bioenergy Research Centers for $375 million in federal funding
...esearch and for improving feedstock crops. The mission
of the Bioenergy Research Centers will lie at the frontier between basic and applied science, and will maintain a focus on bioenergy applications. These Centers aim to identify real steps toward practical solutions regarding to the challenge of produ...
Cell Press announces new partnership with the American Society of Human Genetics
... policy makers, and the general public through its mission
to advance the field of human genetics. The journal will maintain its editorial independence and current editorial team but will enjoy a close working relationship with the scientific, production, and marketing teams at Cell Press. Authors of AJHG pa...
ESA's water mission instrument passes test program
...han 10 years of research and development, the SMOS mission
is adopting a completely new approach in the field...ent in orbit is an extremely important part of the mission
development. Therefore, with launch scheduled for next year, MIRAS had to undergo an extensive testi...
Scientists honored with 'Excellence in Clinical Research Award'
...ime extraordinary efforts and commitment to JDRF's mission
to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research....
Jackson Laboratory researcher receives JDRF's Grodsky award
...we work with world-class researchers who share our mission
and are making significant progress towards that goal," said Dr. Richard Insel, Executive Vice President of Research at JDRF. "After careful consideration of many excellent candidates, we are thrilled to acknowledge Dr. Serreze for his outstanding wo...
Scientists seek useful traits in wild cottons
...lity remains in global breeding stocks. The mission
of the center's Crops Genetic Research Facility is to investigate the potential of useful traits lying undiscovered in the gene pool or germplasm of obsolete and wild cottons contained in U.S., Russian and French cotton collections. These traits coul...
NASA-funded robotic sub makes final dive to reach bottom of Earth's deepest sinkhole
...ek begin the final leg of a five-year, NASA-funded mission
to reach the bottom of Cenote Zacatn in Mexico, th...X technology has also been approved for a new NASA mission
to explore one of Antarctica's ice-bound polar lakes. Researchers believe ice-bound lakes hold clues...
JDRF announces 2007 Scholar Award recipients
...Vice President of Research, JDRF. "To fulfill its mission
and find a cure fast, JDRF depends on the creativity and excellence of individual scientists." The six scholars were selected for this prestigious award because of their ground-breaking ideas, unique research direction, willingness to take risks, ...
Fly and worm models to teach researchers about human biology and medicine
...firstgrants in a four-year, $57 million scientific mission
to identify allfunctional elements in the genomes of the fruit fly and round worm. The effort will build upon the foundation laid by the ENCyclopedia OfDNA Elements (ENCODE) consortium, which is preparing to build acomprehensive catalog, or "parts li...
NASA mission explores world's deepest sinkhole
...pths. The Deep Phreatic Thermal Explorer (DEPTHX) mission
will use a 2.5-meter-diameter submarine to map the...l of Geosciences will maintain a daily blog of the mission
at http://geology.com/ . Bill Stone of Stone Aerospace in Austin, Texas, will lead a team that inc...
Ronald Cape to receive 2007 Biotechnology Heritage Award
...his rapid-growth area. The award complements the mission
of both organizations by advancing their mutual goals of educating the public, nourishing a sense of pride and community within the industry, and developing the record of the remarkable contributions the molecular sciences make to our lives. Previous...
Army research mission focused on autism
...n mitigating the effects of specific diseases in a mission
driven manner. Combat conditions have required the...scientists and advocates determines the vision and mission
of the ASDRP and how they might craft funding mechanisms to get the research answers to improve the ...
UC researchers shatter world records with length of latest carbon nanotube arrays
... array image of UC|21, representing UC's strategic mission
statement. "First, we were able to grow the arrays up to 18 mm," he says, ticking off the achievements. "Second, we produced a uniform carpet of 12-mm carbon nanotube arrays on a 4-inch wafer, which moves the invention into the field of scaled-up ...
Pierre Ronco and Rashad Barsoum awarded for oustanding contributions to nephrology
...e than a chapter in the cardiology text book - his mission
has been to transfer the then new branch of medicine that is nephrology across boarders and boundaries to further the field in emerging countries. Accepting his Award, Barsoum commented, "This Award represents the ultimate in appreciation for many ...
Corn, oats, cherries and red wine's high melatonin content can help delay aging
...duce ATP adenosine triphosphate a molecule whose mission
is to store the energy every cell needs to carry out its functions. Professor Acua Castroviejo highlights that chronic administration of melatonin in animals from the moment they stop producing this substance five months of age in mice helps coun...
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