The National Institutes of Health announced today that it has increased its support of high-impact research with 2008 NIH Director's Pioneer and New Innovator Awards to 47 scientists, many of whom are in the early stages of their careers. The ... National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, 3 days ago
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Behavioral Plasticity in Response to Environmental Manipulation among Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Populations
Abstract Plastic responses can have adaptive significance for organisms occurring in unpredictable environments, migratory species and organisms occupying novel environments. Zebrafish ( Danio rerio ) occur in a wide range of habitats and ...Plosone.org, 3 weeks ago
These are strong words, but theyre no exaggeration. By whipping up groundless fears about genetically engineered foods and misinforming governments in developing countries, Greenpeace and other anti-GMO lobby groups are condemning millions of people ...Daily Maverick, 2 months ago
CRISPR rice specimens. (Photo: pennstatelive/Flickr) We've all heard this paradoxical claim: If we want tangible, scientific solutions to society's urgent problems, then we need to invest in basic, curiosity-driven research that's not motivated ...Pacific Standard, 22 hours ago
In-depth Report: Climate Change Author's Introductory Note Environmental modification techniques (ENMOD) for military use constitute, in the present context of global warfare, the ultimate weapon of mass destruction. Rarely acknowledged in the ...Global Research, 4 days ago
Quantification of Histone Deacetylase Isoforms in Human Frontal Cortex, Human Retina, and Mouse Brain
Abstract Histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibition has promise as a therapy for Alzheimer's disease (AD) and other neurodegenerative diseases. Currently, therapeutic HDAC inhibitors target many HDAC isoforms, a particularly detrimental approach when ...Plosone.org, 1 week ago
Abstract Human γδ T cells are potent effectors against glioma cell lines in vitro and in human/mouse xenograft models of glioblastoma, however, this effect has not been investigated in an immunocompetent mouse model. In this report, we ...Plosone.org, 2 weeks ago
Abstract The state of being helpless is regarded as a central aspect of depression, and therefore the learned helplessness paradigm in rodents is commonly used as an animal model of depression. The term learned helplessness refers to a deficit in ...Plosone.org, 3 weeks ago
The Clostridium difficile Protease Cwp84 Modulates both Biofilm Formation and Cell-Surface Properties
Abstract Clostridium difficile is responsible for 15-20% of antibiotic-associated diarrheas, and nearly all cases of pseudomembranous colitis. Among the cell wall proteins involved in the colonization process, Cwp84 is a protease that cleaves the ...Plosone.org, 3 weeks ago
Abstract Obesity has been implicated as a significant risk factor for development of pancreatic cancer. In the setting of obesity, a systemic chronic inflammatory response is characterized by alterations in the production and secretion of a wide ...Plosone.org, 3 weeks ago
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