Quantcast


Mounting Evidence Shows Positive Impact of Biotech Crops

April 13, 2010
biotech

[NEWS]

  BRUSSELS, Apr…


Welcome to Port St. Lucie

April 13, 2010
biotech

Last night, the Port St. Lucie City Council approved the issuance of up to $66 million in revenue bonds to …Click Here to Read More


VGTI receives $3.5 million grant

April 9, 2010
biotech

The U.S. Commerce Department announced $4.57 million in grants Wednesday to help VGTI Florida build a new bio-science facility in …Click Here to Read More


Computational feat speeds finding of genes to milliseconds instead of years

April 8, 2010
biotech

Like a magician who says, “Pick a card, any card,” Stanford University computer scientist Debashis Sahoo, PhD, seemed to be …Click Here to Read More


“start/stop switch” for retroviruses

April 8, 2010
biotech

A University of British Columbia doctoral candidate has discovered a previously unknown mechanism for silencing retroviruses, segments of genetic material …Click Here to Read More


Powerful new method allows scientists to probe gene activation

April 8, 2010
biotech

[NEWS] Contact: Dorie Klissas dorie.klissas@nyumc.org 212-404-3555 NYU Langone Medical Center / New York University School of Medicine May allow investigation of how unfolding of DNA breaks down in diseases like cancer NYU Langone Medical Center researchers have developed a powerful new method to investigate the discrete…


Graphene films clear major fabrication hurdle

April 8, 2010
biotech

[NEWS] Contact: Lynn Yarris lcyarris@lbl.gov 510-486-5375 DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Graphene, the two-dimensional crystalline form of carbon, is a potential superstar for the electronics industry. With freakishly mobile electrons that can blaze through the material at nearly the speed of light – 100 times faster than electrons can move th…


Reuters Special Report: Fast machines, genes and the future of medicine

April 7, 2010
biotech

Some experts say the world is on the cusp of a “golden age” of genomics, when a look at the …Click Here to Read More


First animals to live without oxygen discovered

April 7, 2010
biotech

[NEWS] Contact: Graeme Baldwin graeme.baldwin@biomedcentral.com 44-020-319-22165 BioMed Central Deep under the Mediterranean Sea small animals have been discovered that live their entire lives without oxygen and surrounded by ‘poisonous’ sulphides. Researchers writing in the open access journal BMC Biology report …


International team discovers element 117

April 7, 2010
biotech

[NEWS] Contact: Bill Cabage cabagewh@ornl.gov 865-574-4399 DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory OAK RIDGE, Tenn., April 7, 2010 — An international team of scientists from Russia and the United States, including two Department of Energy national laboratories and two universities, has discovered the newest superheavy element, element 117. The team inc…