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Latest David Eisenberg Stories

2013-12-19 23:23:58

Investment accelerates Floored’s core software engineering, sales, and 3D modeling team growth and enables long-term investment in fundamental computer vision and graphics research.

2013-07-26 14:12:08

UCLA chemists and molecular biologists have for the first time used a "structure-based" approach to drug design to identify compounds with the potential to delay or treat Alzheimer's disease, and possibly Parkinson's, Lou Gehrig's disease and other degenerative disorders.

2011-06-23 19:52:26

A new advance by UCLA biochemists has brought scientists one step closer to developing treatments that could delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease and prevent the sexual transmission of HIV.

2009-06-12 12:46:46

Emil L. Smith, a biochemist who led the first U.S. scientific delegation to China, has died in Los Angeles.

2005-06-08 18:21:38

An international team of chemists and molecular biologists has discovered a fundamental molecular mechanism that seems to play an important role in Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, mad cow disease and two-dozen other degenerative and fatal diseases.

2005-06-08 18:03:37

Howard Hughes Medical Institute researchers have provided the first detailed look at the core structure of the abnormal protein filaments found in at least 20 devastating diseases, ranging from Alzheimer's to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, the human version of “mad cow” disease.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.