Biology News

Syracuse University chemist develops technique to use light to predict molecular crystal structures Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 23:00
A Syracuse University chemist has developed a way to use very low frequency light waves to study the weak forces (London dispersion forces) that hold molecules together in a crystal. This fundamental
Plant oil may hold key to reducing obesity-related medical issues, MU researcher finds Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 23:00
Scientists have known for years that belly fat leads to serious medical problems, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension and stroke. Now, a University of Missouri researcher has foun
Scientists Get Glimpse of How the 'Code' of Life May Have Emerged by Deciphering Molecular Puzzle Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 23:00
A portion of the code of life has been unraveled by a UC Santa Barbara graduate student from the town of Jojutla, Mexico.
The first French bulldog sex identified in Spain Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 23:00
The genetic alteration of the reproductive or sex reversal is described in many species such as goats, swine, equine, and even human, said Mark Fields SINC, author, researcher at the University CEU-
In the race of life, better an adaptable tortoise than a fit hare Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 23:00
The genetic alteration of the reproductive or sex reversal is described in many species such as goats, swine, equine, and even human, said Mark Fields SINC, author, researcher at the University CEU-
Larger female hyenas produce more offspring Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 23:00
When it comes to producing more offspring, larger female hyenas outdo their smaller counterparts. A new study by Michigan State University researchers, which appears in Proceedings of the Royal Societ
More water from sea water Monday, March 21, 2011 - 23:00
Without water, man can not live. But according to UNICEF, more than a billion people do not have enough clean water. In some areas, drinking water with high consumption of energy derived from sea wate
New model of protein folding helps researchers handle flood of genomic data Monday, March 21, 2011 - 23:00
All living tissue is made from proteins, and all proteins are made from a combination of the same 20 chemical building blocks, called amino acids. The difference between the proteins that make up bone