Latest Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Stories
As insects evolve to become resistant to insecticides, the need to develop new ways to control pests grows.
The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) is rallying the biomedical research community to advocate against devastating funding cuts facing the nation's research agencies unless Congress acts before the end of the year.
The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) commends Air India for continuing to transport research animals.
If you are overweight and pregnant, your baby isn't destined to a life of obesity after all.
New research from Cornell University indicates that pregnant women who increase choline intake in the third trimester of pregnancy may reduce the risk of the baby developing metabolic and chronic stress-related diseases like high blood pressure and diabetes later in life.
Imagine eating all of the sugar and fat that you want without gaining a pound.
A new report involving mice suggests that a relationship exists between maternal metabolic or psychological stress and the development of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and metabolic syndrome in her offspring.
New research in the FASEB Journal suggests that choline supplementation in pregnant women lowers cortisol in the baby by changing epigenetic expression of genes involved in cortisol production.
Thanks to the "flightless" molecule, the spread of cancer from one tissue to another may one day be grounded.
In what could be a breakthrough in the practical application of epigenetic science, U.K. scientists used human tissue samples to discover that those with osteoarthritis have a signature epigenetic change (DNA methylation) responsible for switching on and off a gene that produces a destructive enzyme called MMP13.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.