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Researchers discover why Listeria bacterium is so hard to fight
Listeria is a dreaded bacterium that can be found in both unprocessed and processed foods.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
MRC Technology Negotiates License With For s GOPAL Protein Synthesis Technology
Technology enables production of ubiquitin reagents and other proteins for use in drug discovery London, UK, 26th August 2014: MRC Technology, a technology transfer organisation, today announced it has negotiated a licence for a protein synthesis technology, Genetically encoded Orthogonal Protection and Activated Ligation , with Bio-Techne, , a ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Cancer leaves a common fingerprint on DNA
Regardless of their stage or type, cancers appear to share a telltale signature of widespread changes to the so-called epigenome, according to a team of researchers.
Molecular Biology Enzymes, Kits, & Reagents Market by Application...
Molecular biology enzymes, kits and reagents find applications in a large number of fields of life science research.
Revolutionary handheld DNA diagnostic unit
A revolutionary handheld and battery-powered DNA diagnostic device invented at the University of Otago is poised to become a commonly used field tool for rapidly detecting suspected viruses or bacteria in samples while also determining the level of infection.
Androgen receptor mutations are associated with altered epigenomic...
Sexual development : genetics, molecular biology, evolution, endocrinology, embryology, and pathology of sex determination and differentiation , Vol.
Use of bacteriophage T7 RNA polymerase to direct selective high-level expression of cloned genes
Journal of Molecular Biology , Vol. 189, No. 1. , pp. 113-130, doi:10.1016/0022-2836 90385-2 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Torrey Pines Scientific, Inc. Release: New Programmable, Shaking...
Carlsbad , CA a Torrey Pines Scientific, Inc. announces its new EchoTherma Model SC25XT Fully Programmable Variable Speed Shaking Dry Bath for use with biological and other samples.
Genetic modification pioneer Professor Montagu recognised at international horticulture conference
In the 1960s, he pioneered the technology behind genetic modification in plants which initially resulted in the development of the insect tolerant cotton, BT.
Patent Application Titled 'Constructs and Methods for the Production...
Reporters obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Secretion of heterologous proteins is a widely used technique in industry.
Next-generation sequencing platforms.
Automated DNA sequencing instruments embody an elegant interplay among chemistry, engineering, software, and molecular biology and have built upon Sanger's founding discovery of dideoxynucleotide sequencing to perform once-unfathomable tasks.
Study Findings on DNA Research Are Outlined in Reports from...
Currently, this is mainly achieved by ethanol precipitation, where a long-term incubation at low temperature of -20 to -80 C with high salt concentration is required."
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Chronic Treatment With Ticagrelor Limits Myocardial Infarct Size: An...
From the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston ; State Key Laboratory of Space Medicine Fundamentals and Application, China Astronaut Research and Training Center, Beijing, China ; AstraZeneca R&D, MA lndal, Sweden ; and Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of ... (more)
New Nano3 microscope will allow high-resolution look inside cells
Nanofabrication Cleanroom Facility is the first institution to obtain a novel FEI Scios dual-beam microscope, with an adaptation for use at cryogenic temperatures.
UH professor named fellow by International Astrobiology Society
George E. Fox, a John and Rebecca Moores Professor of Biology and Biochemistry at the University of Houston , was named a fellow in the International Society for the Study of the Origin of Life .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Network Biology in Medicine and Beyond [Computational and Systems Biology]
From the Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; the Department of Oncology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Arlington .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Next-Generation Sequencing and the Transformation of Cancer Care
Traditionally, DNA sequencing relied on synthesis-based methods, independently developed in the late 1970s by Frederick Sanger and Walter Gilbert and Allan Maxam .
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Improved understanding of bacteria's sophisticated immune system
Bacteria's ability to destroy viruses has long puzzled scientists, but researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health say they now have a clear picture of the bacterial immune system and say its unique shape is likely why bacteria can so quickly recognize and destroy their assailants.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Cancer Genetics Inc. Completes Acquisition of BioServe India, a...
Cancer Genetics Derives Immediate Revenue Through BioServe India's Clients, Which Include Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Piramal Life Sciences, NATCO Pharma, the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, and the Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology Cancer Genetics Will Develop BioServe India's 14,000-Square-Foot Accredited Laboratory into ... (more)
Researchers use new gene editing method to correct mutation that leads to DMD
UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers successfully used a new gene editing method to correct the mutation that leads to Duchenne muscular dystrophy in a mouse model of the condition.