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Stanford researchers establish center for physics-based simulations of biological structures

... way." The grant, which holds the possibility for renewal for another five years, aims to build an easy-to-use software package allowing high-quality physical modeling. Altman's vision? "A biologist working on a problem at the molecular, cellular or organismal level may have questions about how the physics ...

Taking the next step toward growing our own fuel

..."With crude oil at $50 per barrel, we must examine renewal sources of energy as a viable alternative to fossil fuels," Lewin said. "The vision and experience of Blaschek and his co-workers will be important in setting the national agenda for future research on renewable energy sources. Importantly, the outc...

Genetic variant linked to weakened heart pumping

...ithin these cells, could modify the course of this renewal process and lead to the physical changes in heart muscle characteristic of heart failure." Donahue plans future studies to determine whether other variants of PPAR are also involved in declining heart function. Ultimately, he hopes genetic research w...

Avian cholera could spread from Great Salt Lake

...f this mortality represents an isolated event or a renewal of regular outbreaks," says Mike Samuel, a USGS scientist and avian cholera expert. "Because recent research shows that birds are the primary reservoir for maintaining and spreading this disease, we need to consider the possibility that grebes and ot...

Fundamental finding yields insight into stem cells, cancer; opens door to drug discovery

...hanism that governs tissue regeneration, stem cell renewal and cancer growth. In humans, malfunctions in the pathway have been implicated in skin and brain cancers, as well as certain developmental defects, according to the researchers. The team found that the protein beta-arrestin2, earlier linked to a vari...

Undergrads hooked on research

...nt HHMI professors will be eligible to compete for renewal grants to continue the most successful elements of their programs, to develop institutional support for their educational innovations after HHMI support ends, and to disseminate their curriculum or materials to other universities. For more informatio...

JCI table of contents April 1, 2005

... incidence, timecourse, and consequences of thymic renewal in adults AUTHOR CONTACT: Frances T. Hakim National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States Phone: 301-402-3627; Fax: 301-402-8690; E-mail: fhakim@helix.nih.gov View the PDF of this article at: https://ww...

Readers of genome decipher signatures of cancer patient outcomes

...leven genes associated with cell proliferation and renewal in both human stem cells and by ten different types of human cancer diagnosed in a wide range of organs. Despite the ominous sound of its name, information gleaned from these eleven genes unveils opportunities for clinical advances unavailable prior...

Water quality a major focus of $14 million grant to the University of Arizona

...ts, funded by a recent five-year $14 million grant renewal from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, will improve hazardous waste management in Arizona and the Southwest and can serve as a model for arid and semi-arid regions the world. Removing arsenic from drinking water is a new challe...

Parasite whips up ideas for bowel cancer treatments

... and then must burrow faster than the rate of cell renewal in order to remain in the gut, similar to walking ...o the worms were able to increase the rate of cell renewal in the intestine and force the parasites to the surface and out through the normal channels. Human w...

Beyond genes: Lipid helps cell wall protein fold into proper shape

...in Time) status essentially gives Dowhan a 10-year renewal to 2015 on his longstanding NIGMS grant "Structure and Function of Membrane Proteins" by providing back-to-back five-year grants of $2.4 million apiece. In April, Dowhan received the prestigious American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology...

Spanish forest fire aftermath surveyed by Envisat

...e of the damage but also for the subsequent forest renewal projects and for subsidy management." The team is also participating in ESA's Dragon Programme of cooperation with Chinese researchers, using MERIS Full Resolution imagery to map forest fires across China. Gonzlez-Alonso explained that MERIS's visi...

VIB signs cooperation agreement for the development of a new, universal flu vaccine

...e of getting the flu next winter. No more annual renewal thanks to new research? VIB and the British company Acambis are collaborating on the development of a universal flu vaccine that offers protection to all flu variants. Moreover, the vaccine would not require annual adaptations to the virus changes. ...

U of MN researchers awarded more than $20 million for stem cell and natural killer cell research

...gner, M.D. The newly awarded five-year competitive renewal of this grant will enable McGlave and his teams to build on 10 years of National Institutes of Health-funded interdisciplinary programmatic research in this area. Miller also will direct three teams of researchers who are intent on learning more abou...

Weizmann Institute suggests that immune cells help to maintain cognition and brain cell renewal

...n's ability to maintain cognitive ability and cell renewal throughout life. Until quite recently, it was gen...t retain their ability to support and promote cell renewal (neurogenesis) throughout life, especially under conditions of mental stimuli and physical activity....

Poll reveals half British public support nuclear future

...t that, given the numbers who are still opposed to renewal of nuclear power, there remains considerable potential for conflict around this issue. Additionally, many of those who do accept new nuclear power for Britain do so only reluctantly, and only if renewables and other strategies are developed and used ...

Washington University's Sarah Elgin is re-funded by Howard Hughes Medical Institute

...20 new such professorships in 2006, in addition to renewal funding to help eight of the 2002 group find ways ...r $700,000 over four years beginning in 2006. The renewal is focused at the college/university level, and is centered on an effort to make Biology 4342, Resea...

Founding member of Pitt's Biology Department to be honored in Harrisburg, Pa., ceremony

...ollar Professor," who recently received a $500,000 renewal grant for his outreach work to local high school students....

Bones hold the key to blood renewal

...deling the bones play a direct part in the ongoing renewal of another system the blood. Their findings, whic...dimension to our understanding of the processes of renewal and breakdown in the body, and the relationship between blood-forming stem cells, bone, and the immu...

Medical steroid's baffling connection to osteoporosis becomes clearer

...tain their strength, but with the regular skeletal renewal process stopped, bones will weaken dramatically from aging and stress. Dampening of osteoclast activity may also cause a chain reaction that slows activity of bone-building osteoblasts. "We now have an idea of what's happening from a viewpoint of 1...

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