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The scientists think that safe and affordable prophylaxis with antibiotics in residents of areas with high malaria transmission has the potential to be used as a natural "needle-free" vaccination aga
Scientists identified the Cellulose Synthase-Interactive Protein - CSI1 - which is involved in cellulose synthesis. Better cell wall digestibility in animal feed, and cell walls to generate energy
Researchers have identified a gene regulatory link between changes in the young and aging brain, describing runaway development as a potentially significant factor in age-related loss of function

A major tumor suppressor protein (p53) that defends the body against severe cancer also pulses with similar alarm in healthy dividing cells, presumably in response to the fleeting nicks and dings in t

A gene that is essential for the physiologically correct disassembly of cilia. Errors in the regulation of cilia assembly are implicated in a variety of human syndromes.
Understanding the processes that cause volcanic eruptions can help scientists predict how often and how violently a volcano will erupt.
Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) cells retain a genetic memory of their tissue of origin. This memory impedes the transformation of iPS cells into other types of cells, George Q. Daley, HHMI