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2013-11-19 23:25:01

The Quarterly Online Seminar Series Starts with Advanced Genomics in Clinical and Translational Research, November 20, 2013. Yorba Linda, CA (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Life Technologies has developed a new online seminar series to help researchers and clinicians stay updated on the most recent developments in science. These quarterly events will focus on topics in translational research and clinical diagnostics including pharmacogenomics, infectious disease, advances in cancer research,...

Researchers Exploit Power Of Evolution To Create Designer Proteins
2013-11-15 10:18:45

University of Leicester An international team of researchers led by the University of Leicester has "harnessed the power of evolution" to create a new drug for possible use against heart disease, inflammation and other illnesses. Researchers in the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and Department of Biochemistry at the University of Leicester, together with colleagues in Cambridge, the USA and Italy, have employed a new technique to create protein-based drugs. According to...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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