Latest Delaware Biotechnology Institute Stories

2009-06-03 14:27:21

The UD research team found that Phragmites delivers a one-two chemical knock-out punch to snuff out its victims, and the poison becomes even more toxic in the presence of the sun's ultraviolet rays.

2008-10-28 09:00:40

Four notable medical and educational institutions have formed a landmark consortium that is expected to streamline the way bench science is translated into bedside practice that could benefit millions of people. Christiana Care Health System, Nemours/Alfred I.

2008-10-23 18:00:25

Strategic Diagnostics Inc. (Nasdaq: SDIX) - today announced a collaborative agreement with the University of Delaware, in conjunction with the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center (the Center) at Christiana Care Health System, to develop biomarkers that detect prostate cancer metastasis.

2008-05-01 00:55:00

But how do scientists from different disciplines and institutions collaborate? How do they work together to incorporate the distinct perspectives, languages and research styles of their fields?

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.