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2013-02-14 10:25:09

A search for genes that change their levels of expression in response to nutrient deprivation has uncovered potential clues to the mechanism underlying the health benefits of omega fatty acids.

2012-04-12 21:08:02

Two Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)-based research teams, along with a group from the University of California at San Diego, have discovered that animals have a previously unknown system for detecting and responding to pathogens and toxins.

2011-02-22 09:26:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, February 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - President of the Republic of Italy, Giorgio Napolitano, to Receive 2010 Prize The international Dan David Prize, which annually awards three prizes of US$1 million each for outstanding achievement, announced the names of its 2011 laureates today. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110222/438685 ) The Dan David Prize, named after international businessman and philanthropist Dan David, is headquartered at Tel...

2009-06-07 12:39:36

Mutations extending lifespan induce expression of germline genes in somatic cells.

2009-04-17 19:51:00

SILVERTHORNE, Colo., April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology will convene its conference on "The Biology of RNA Silencing" on April 25, 2009 at the Fairmont Empress Victoria in Victoria, British Columbia.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.