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2011-11-18 03:04:25

The lowly and simple roundworm may be the ideal laboratory model to learn more about the complex processes involved in repairing wounds and could eventually allow scientists to improve the body's response to healing skin wounds, a serious problem in diabetics and the elderly. That's the conclusion of biologists at the University of California, San Diego who have discovered genes in the laboratory roundworm C. elegans that signal the presence of surface wounds and trigger another series of...

2011-09-21 20:47:44

Biologists at the University of California, San Diego have identified more than 70 genes that play a role in regenerating nerves after injury, providing biomedical researchers with a valuable set of genetic leads for use in developing therapies to repair spinal cord injuries and other common kinds of nerve damage such as stroke. In the September 22 issue of the journal Neuron, the scientists detail their discoveries after an exhaustive two-year investigation of 654 genes suspected to be...

2009-01-06 08:45:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Accumetrics, Inc. has appointed Andrew Chisholm to the position of Vice President, Sales and Corporate Accounts. "Andrew brings the right mix of energy and expertise to Accumetrics. His experience will help us reach the next level in terms of our market penetration," says Timothy I. Still, President and CEO at Accumetrics. "His knowledge of the medical diagnostics industry and his relationships with distributors make him a key component of our growth...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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