Tag: "rewritten" at biology news
New edition of touchstone microbiology reference book now available
...nual of Clinical Microbiology has been revised and rewritten
to incorporate the most current clinical and laboratory information. In two volumes, 11 sections, and 152 chapters, it offers accessible and authoritative descriptions of important diseases, laboratory diagnosis, and therapeutic testing of all clinic...
New insight into skin-tanning process suggests novel way of preventing skin cancer
...ncer Institute and Children's Hospital Boston have rewritten
science's understanding of the process of skin tanning -- an insight that has enabled them to develop a promising way of protecting fair-skinned people from skin cancer caused by exposure to sunlight. The study, to be published by the journal Nature...
Geneticists oppose singling out Jewish women in European breast cancer patent
...tion of these hearings, the patent owners have now rewritten
the original claims in the patent, to specifically protect the identification of one particular mutation frequent in the Jewish population - "for diagnosing a predisposition to breast cancer in Ashkenazi-Jewish women". This is the first time that a ...
Time to rewrite the species rulebook, MSU scientists say
...ish. No one's calling for the species rules to be rewritten
so that humans are lumped with their distant underwater relatives. And when it comes to bacteria, the authors say, the current species definition appears to be too liberal. Much of the differences between genetically-similar bacteria appear to b...