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Image 1 - Students Coax Yeast Cells To Add Vitamins To Bread
2011-10-26 03:20:11

[ Watch the Video ] Any way you slice it, bread that contains critical nutrients could help combat severe malnutrition in impoverished regions. That is the goal of a group of Johns Hopkins University undergraduate students who are using synthetic biology to enhance common yeast so that it yields beta carotene, the orange substance that gives carrots their color. When it´s eaten, beta-carotene turns into vitamin A. The students´ project is the university´s entry in iGEM,...

2011-07-25 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fallbrook Technologies Inc. (Fallbrook), developer and manufacturer of NuVinci continuously variable planetary (CVP) transmissions that are designed to increase battery life and performance of electric vehicles, and well-known manufacturer of electric vehicles (EVs), Tomberlin Group (Tomberlin), along with TEAM Industries (TEAM), a leading designer and manufacturer of drivelines, announced today the acceleration of their joint development...

2011-06-30 15:26:00

TROY, Mich., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Inteva Products President and CEO Lon Offenbacher announced six teams honored with the Inteva Products President's Platinum Award of Excellence for 2010, the highest annual honor Inteva can bestow upon an employee. The award is presented in two categories: team achievement and community commitment. For each category, three teams were honored. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110310/DE63368LOGO ) "The exceptional performance recognized...

2011-06-06 09:20:00

ORLANDO, Fla., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At the INNOVATE 2011 conference, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced new software that helps organizations collaborate more efficiently throughout the entire software and systems development process. The new software allows developer teams to quickly access resources and work across global boundaries through an open, collaborative development environment. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) According to the IBM CEO Study,...

2011-06-01 00:06:51

South Coast Medspa is raising money to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and participating in the San Diego Rock "Ëœn' Roll Marathon on June 5, 2011 with charity group Team in Training. SCMS is also facilitating a laser hair removal raffle giveaway worth $2,000, and is donating 15% of laser hair removal proceeds during the month of June. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 31, 2011 South Coast MedSpa (SCMS) is supporting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society by participating in the...

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