Quantcast

Latest heat shock Stories

2010-12-23 18:10:29

Whitehead Institute researchers have determined that heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90) can create diverse heritable traits in brewer's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) by affecting a large portion of the yeast genome.

2010-06-18 01:27:53

Scientists watch as E. coli bacteria evolve heat resistance under stress.

7b0ebda6805266668ff54c482ff0ed451
2009-10-30 10:00:29

Like yoga for office drones, cells do have coping strategies for stress. Heat, lack of nutrients, oxygen radicals – all can wreak havoc on the delicate internal components of a cell, potentially damaging it beyond repair.

2007-12-07 06:00:23

By Galindo, Federico Gomez Sjoholm, Ingegerd; Rasmusson, Allan G; Widell, Susanne; Kaack, Karl We review and analyze the possible advantages and disadvantages of plant-stress-related metabolic and structural changes on applications in the fruit and vegetable processing industry.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
Related