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Researchers Create World's First Chimeric Monkeys
2012-01-06 08:58:06

[ Watch the Video ] A team of scientists from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) have created the world´s first chimera monkeys in the lab using embryos of several individuals and implanting them into female monkeys. The research, to be published online in the journal Cell this week, provides significant information about how early embryonic stem cells develop and take part in formation of the primate species. The team from OHSU´s Oregon National Primate Research...

2011-08-15 08:00:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued Equity Research for the following companies today: Mylan (NASDAQ:MYL), Riverbed (NASDAQ:RVBD), Chimera (NYSE:CIM), salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), Rackspace Hosting (NYSE:RAX) & Hudson City Bancorp (NASDAQ:HCBK). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100419/HKM001LOGO ) Insider buying and selling data is useful in helping with potential stock purchases, but it may also be invaluable for...

2011-08-05 07:50:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies today: Pfizer (NYSE:PFE), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), ON Semiconductor (NASDAQ:ONNN), Chimera (NYSE:CIM), Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS) & Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX). People have the opportunity to invest in stocks every day. However, with over 10,000 stocks in the American market to choose from choosing the right investment can...

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2011-07-22 09:40:00

Increased scientific research and experiments that involve the placement of human genes and cells into animals need new rules and regulations to ensure they are ethically acceptable and do not lead to Frankenstein-like creatures being bred in science labs, a group of leading British researchers said on Friday. The Academy of Medical Sciences (AMS) warned that scientists are in danger of turning animals into monsters unless the ethical measures are taken. It said scientists may not be far...

2011-05-02 10:09:00

EAST HILLS, N.Y., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chimera Strategies, a business brokerage firm located in New York, is representing a quasi-retail information technology disaster recovery and repair company for sale. Outstanding Features The information technology company, located in Manhattan, was established over 20 years ago. It has a quasi-retail footprint in one of the most desirable locations in Manhattan. Net receipts or sales are generated from walk-ins, referrals and IT services...

2011-03-31 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Volkswagen Fun Theory winner Kevin Richardson releases the first in his young adult book series, Andy McDougal and the Crypt of the Chimera, for sale now on Amazon.com. "The great thing is that the Kindle app is free and works on every major consumer platform like Windows, Mac OS, iPad and iPhone, making e-book reading portable and easy," said Richardson. In the vein of Harry Potter and A Series of Unfortunate Events, Richardson says the main...

2011-01-27 12:05:00

EAST HILLS, N.Y., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Limousine company, headquartered in New York, has built a strong business over the last 9 years based on referrals, white glove service from each driver and a unique, impeccably maintained fleet of limousines. It has developed relationships as the "house" or "preferred vendor" with many of the premiere Long Island based wedding and party destinations and with photographers, disc jockeys and other party type vendors. Our client also...

2011-01-19 23:49:27

Ebola, a virus that causes deadly hemorrhagic fever in humans, has no known cure or vaccine. But a new study by University of Illinois at Chicago scientists has uncovered a family of small molecules which appear to bind to the virus's outer protein coat and may inhibit its entry into human cells. The results are to be published in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry and are now online. Previous studies have shown that small molecules can interfere with the Ebola infection process, says Duncan...

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2010-12-09 09:15:00

A team of reproductive scientists have successfully produced both male and female mice using two different fathers, according to a study published online Wednesday in the journal Biology of Reproduction. According to a December 8 press release from Biology of Reproduction publishers the Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR), the research "could be a step toward preserving endangered species, improving livestock breeds, and advancing human assisted reproductive technology (ART). It also...


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Knockout Mouse
2013-10-02 11:52:01

A Knockout Mouse is a genetically engineered mouse in which researchers have inactivated, or “knocked out,” an existing gene by replacing it or disrupting it with an artificial piece of DNA. The loss of gene activity frequently causes changes in a mouse’s phenotype, which includes appearance, behavior, or other apparent and biochemical characteristics. Knockout mice are significant animal models for studying the role of genes which have been sequenced but whose functions haven’t...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Pegasus (the winged horse) Constellation -- Location: Visible in both Hemispheres Coordinates: Right Ascension: 22h; Declination: +20; Source: Greek mythology Pegasus, the winged horse, was the son of Poseidon and Medusa. Medusa had been one of three beautiful sisters. Athena was angered that Medusa met with Poseidon in one of her temples. She changed Medusa into a terrible monster. Zeus kept Pegasus out of the world to placate Athena. Pegasus (and the warrior Chrysaor) sprang from...

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Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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