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American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Aug. 8, 2007

...audience at no charge. Science Elements includes selected content from ACSs prestigious suite of 35 peer-reviewed scientific journals and Chemical & Engineering News , ACSs weekly news magazine. Those journals, published by the worlds largest scientific society, contain about 30,000 scientific reports from...

Genetic variation helps to understand predisposition to schizophrenia

...ith one of these DNA variations. The study was selected as a Paper of the Week by the journals editors, meaning that it belongs to the top one percent of papers reviewed in significance and overall importance. Scientists originally found in an Icelandic population that genetic variations in a DNA sequen...

Proteaceae spread by continental drift and transoceanic dispersal

...mily from all southern continents. Using carefully selected fossils that are of known age and affinity, the mutation rate of the DNA sequences was calculated, allowing these scientists to provide age estimates for evolutionary events in the family. Our results show that ancestors of some of the modern Proteac...

Weed gave up sex long ago

...viduals genome looks like based on informationfrom selected locations. In their Science Express study, published online July 26, the researchersused the genome-wide pattern of LD to estimate the time at which selfingevolved. Since cross pollination mixes two plants genomes and disrupts somecombinations of...

Macho men are seen as bad choice for long-term love

...re so by clicking on a point of the scale. Traits selected for judgement were dominance, ambition, wealth, faithfulness, commitment, parenting, and warmth. The survey also found that faces which appeared healthier, for instance those with better complexion, were seen as more desirable in terms of all perso...

ASBMB taps 8 scientists and 1 politician for top awards

...rvice in support of biomedical science. Castle was selected as this year's recipient of the Schachman Award in recognition of his repeated efforts to boost the budget of the National Institutes of Health since 2003, and for his efforts to promote a more rational Federal policy regarding use of Human embryonic...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Aug. 1, 2007

...d generates fewer waste products. Depending on the selected combination of physical and biological treatment, ...already is moving toward individualized treatments selected according to tumor cell type and patients predicted responses to different kinds of anti-cancer drug...

Universe's stringy birth revealed by young Czech scientist in EURYI winning project

...cles. Czech physicist Dr. Martin Schnabl has been selected to receive a EURYI Award by the European science Foundation (ESF) and the European Heads of Research Councils (EuroHORCS) to help him pursue his project and build on five years of hard work culminating in the solution of an equation in string field t...

Forecasting system provides flood warnings to vulnerable residents of Bangladesh

...am is being used to warn thousands of residents in selected flood-prone regions. The forecasting system was designed by scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and Georgia Institute of Technology. Bangladesh is one of the world's most vulnerable regions to floods. Rising waters in ...

Discovery of new protein could provide new understanding of male fertility

...ssue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry , was selected as a Paper of the Week by the journals editors, meaning that it belongs to the top one percent of papers reviewed in significance and overall importance. Before being degraded, proteins are tagged with a small protein called ubiquitin. Three types ...

Discredited Korean embryonic stem cells' true origins revealed

...thenogenetic embryonic stem cells with genetically selected cells that could be matched to patients on the genes that control immune rejection. Having all the genetic material come from the mother, as it does in parthenogenesis, reduces tissue compatibility issues. "There has been an advance in the idea tha...

Neurosciences and music meet in Montreal

... will be evaluated by the Scientific Committee and selected based on merit, interest, and consistency with the conference themes. The projects should include: description of the goals, abstract of proposed presentations, confirmed availability of speakers. Montreal has been chosen as the location for the u...

2007 EURYI: 20 young researchers to receive Nobel Prize-sized awards for breakthrough ideas

...yle! Twenty young researchers, which have been selected by high-level scientific peer review, will gather ...competition with no 'juste retour'. Candidates are selected on the basis of their future potential and their academic and research excellence. Competition th...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- July 25, 2007

...rvice Weekly press package (PressPac) with reports selected from ACS 35 peer-reviewed journals and Chemical & ...c audience at no charge. Science Elements includes selected content from ACSs prestigious suite of 35 peer-reviewed scientific journals and Chemical & Engineer...

Jan Lwe awarded 2007 EMBO Gold Medal

...as the 2007 winner of the EMBO Gold Medal. Jan was selected for the award in recognition of his landmark work ...was funded by an EMBO Long-term fellowship, he was selected in 2000 to participate in EMBOs highly competitive Young Investigator Programme and, in 2004, he was...

New research identifies anti-viral protein that may predict who might be at risk to develop lupus

...high levels of interferon-alpha have probably been selected over time to help fight infection. But high levels of interferon-alpha in some individuals may also confuse the immune system so that it doesnt know self from non-self anymore turning and attacking its own tissue as in SLE. As far back as the 197...

More fish oil, less vegetable oil, better for your health

...sue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry , was selected as a Paper of the Week by the journals editors, meaning that it belongs to the top one percent of papers reviewed in significance and overall importance. Smith and colleagues looked at the mutual effects of both oils by changing their respective am...

Smithsonian's National Zoo researchers use electronic eggs to help save threatened species

...opulation management and conservation programs for selected species in North American zoos and aquariums. The SSPs are designed to maintain healthy and self-sustaining populations that are genetically diverse and demographically stable. Telemetric eggs like the ones used for the National Zoos kori bustards...

Females more prone to brain damage from alcohol abuse

...erences between lines of mice that are genetically selected for severe alcohol withdrawal compared with mice that are resistant to alcohol withdrawal," Wiren said. "I thought there would be a difference between the genders, but I didn't think it would be the most important thing." She added, "The withdrawal...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- July 18, 2007

...rvice Weekly press package (PressPac) with reports selected from 35 major peer-reviewed journals and Chemical ...c audience at no charge. Science Elements includes selected content from ACSs prestigious suite of 35 peer-reviewed scientific journals and Chemical & Engineer...

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