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Dwarf mistletoe reveals its sexual secrets

Hold off putting up your usual variety of mistletoe the dwarf mistletoe could soon eclipse its better-known Christmas cousins as the green fertility symbol of choice for ho...

In Western bluebird as well as human families, accumulated wealth encourages stability

... family life." For bluebirds, "wealth" consists of mistletoe berries, an abundant winter food source growing on...r, only 8 percent stayed when she removed half the mistletoe from trees in the parent bluebirds' territory. "Animals, including humans, can accumulate resources ...

Stretch a DNA loop, turn off proteins

It may look like mistletoe wrapped around a flexible candy cane. But this molecular model shows how some proteins form loops in DNA when they chemically attach, or bind, at separate sites to the double-helical molecule that carries lifes genetic blueprint. Biologists have di...

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(Date:8/20/2014)... HOUSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 George E. Fox, a John ... University of Houston (UH), was named a fellow in the ... (ISSOL). , Fox is one of four members ... Spain chosen as fellows in 2014. Fellows are elected ... With more than 500 members from more than 20 countries, ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... SALT LAKE CITY Researchers at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) ... mutated forms of the gene that encodes BCR-ABL, the ... (CML). According to the American Cancer Society, nearly 6,000 ... , Drugs already in use, called tyrosine kinase inhibitors ... disease. They do not cure CML but control it ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ -  Issue ... can quickly become life threatening for some children.    ... 1.2 million Canadians have food allergies and this number may ... of children are estimated to have food allergies.  ... skin irritations and hives to breathing difficulties and loss of ...
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