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Numerous ‘Earth-sized' exoplanets discovered orbiting a nearby star

NUMEROUS ‘EARTH-SIZED' EXOPLANETS DISCOVERED ORBITING A NEARBY STAR

At a press conference today, a Dutch-led international research team has announced the discovery of several Earth-sized exoplanets...

Cancer death rates fall more slowly among women 

CANCER DEATH RATES FALL MORE SLOWLY AMONG WOMEN 

Research, published in the Annals of Oncology, suggests male death rates from cancer have dropped 8.2 per cent across Europe over the...

 
 
 
Horizon Zero Dawn expected to sell 4-6 million copies this year alone

HORIZON ZERO DAWN EXPECTED TO SELL 4-6 MILLION COPIES THIS YEAR ALONE

Despite being a new IP, Horizon Zero Dawn may perform just as impressively as heavy hitters such as Uncharted and Metal Gear Solid. SuperData,...

Researchers zap noro on fresh lettuce with blast of ionized gas

RESEARCHERS ZAP NORO ON FRESH LETTUCE WITH BLAST OF IONIZED GAS

When you put one of the toughest bugs on the planet in a match-up with some of the most delicate fresh foods, it doesn't take a Vegas...

 
 
 
Science of Us: Why Your Dog's Personality Is A Lot Like Yours

SCIENCE OF US: WHY YOUR DOG'S PERSONALITY IS A LOT LIKE YOURS

By Cari Romm The idea that dogs look like their owners really does have some merit: Research has shown that people tend to choose pups...

2015 New Year's Resolution: End Binge Eating

2015 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION: END BINGE EATING

VA Researchers are taking a close look at an issue threatening the health of many Veterans: binge eating. If you recognize this in...

 
 
 
Are Human OTC Eye Drops Safe for Dogs?

ARE HUMAN OTC EYE DROPS SAFE FOR DOGS?

One morning last summer, I spotted a troubling green discharge in the corner of my dog, Baby's, right eye. I spend the best part of...

Horizon: Zero Dawn to Sell 8 Million Copies, Says Research Firm

HORIZON: ZERO DAWN TO SELL 8 MILLION COPIES, SAYS RESEARCH FIRM

A research firm predicts that Guerrilla Games' forthcoming open world adventure, Horizon: Zero Dawn , stands to sell 8 million copies...

 
 
 

FUNNEL-GSEA: FUNCTIONAL ELASTIC-NET REGRESSION IN TIME-COURSE GENE SET ENRICHMENT ANALYSIS

Abstract Motivation: Gene set enrichment analyses are widely used in genomic research to identify underlying biological mechanisms...

How SNAILS could be the answer to chronic pain

HOW SNAILS COULD BE THE ANSWER TO CHRONIC PAIN

In a study on rats, venom from a variety typically found in the Caribbean was found to 'stun' pain and keep it at bay, according to...

 
 
 

EFFICIENT PRECISE KNOCKIN WITH A DOUBLE CUT HDR DONOR AFTER CRISPR/CAS9-MEDIATED DOUBLE-STRANDED DNA CLEAVAGE

Precise genome editing via homology-directed repair after double-stranded DNA cleavage facilitates functional genomic research and...

When Rocket Science Meets X-ray Science

WHEN ROCKET SCIENCE MEETS X-RAY SCIENCE

Francesco Panerai of Analytical Mechanical Associates Inc., a materials scientist leading a series of X-ray experiments at Berkeley...

 
 
 
Targeting Gut Bacteria May Be The Key To Preventing Alzheimer's

TARGETING GUT BACTERIA MAY BE THE KEY TO PREVENTING ALZHEIMER'S

Mounting research continues to show the links between the health of the gut and that of the brain. Now, a new study from Lund University...

Eating swordfish could double your risk of MND

EATING SWORDFISH COULD DOUBLE YOUR RISK OF MND

Regular fish eaters whose mercury consumption registered in the top 25 per cent were twice as likely to have motor neurone disease,...

 
 
 
Bacteria in food can increase risk of miscarriage

BACTERIA IN FOOD CAN INCREASE RISK OF MISCARRIAGE

Listeria - a bacteria found in many foods - can attack the placenta and the lining of the uterus, causing new life to be rejected by...

Carbs ‘better than antioxidants' to boost immunity and recovery after exercise: Australia review

CARBS ‘BETTER THAN ANTIOXIDANTS' TO BOOST IMMUNITY AND RECOVERY AFTER EXERCISE: AUSTRALIA REVIEW

Consuming carb-heavy bars or gels either during or immediately after intense exercise helps cut immune disturbances and can aid the...

 
 
 

BIOCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF METABOLISM-BASED ATRAZINE RESISTANCE IN AMARANTHUS TUBERCULATUS AND IDENTIFICATION OF AN EXPRESSED GST ASSOCIATED WITH RESISTANCE

Summary Rapid detoxification of atrazine in naturally tolerant crops such as maize and grain sorghum results from glutathione S -transferase...

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Diagnoses Rising

INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE DIAGNOSES RISING

In a study recently published in the journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , Mayo Clinic researchers report that cases of...

 
 
 

LAB TECH , IN VIVO PHARMACOLOGY

Job Description A local biotech company is looking for a part-time Lab Technician to be part of the in vivo Pharmacology-Toxicology...

Dopamine in the brain helps mothers bond with their babies

DOPAMINE IN THE BRAIN HELPS MOTHERS BOND WITH THEIR BABIES

Dopamine, the neurotransmitter involved in the brain's reward system, helps facilitate human bonding, research at Northeastern University...