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U.Va. pharmacology lab finds wrinkles in cells contribute to age-related diseases - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily
A research team led by Pharmacology Asst. Prof. Irina Bochkis used a liver disease model to study age-associated diseases related to metabolism at the cellular level. The lab found that some diseases, including fatty liver disease, are caused by ...

Hidden gem: Exploring an unspoiled natural retreat - The Daily Progress

The Daily Progress
Fortune's Cove lies along the Piedmont and Blue Ridge regions of Virginia and hosts “a unique collection of fauna from both areas,” according to the Nature Conservancy website. The combination of plant species within the preserve is “extremely rare ...

TwinStrand Targets Toxicology Testing, Cancer Diagnostics for Sequencing Error Correction Tech - GenomeWeb

Bob Young, program consultant and study director for in vivo mutations, toxicology, at MilliporeSigma's BioReliance Testing Services, said in an email that his company started working with TwinStrand in the fall of 2016 and has been using duplex ...

Diospyros virginiana (Virginia Tech)

Blacksburg - United States

Photographs of American persimmon bark, leaf and fruit, together with native-range information.

Dendrology at Virginia Tech
United States

Offers a fact sheet for woody plants found in the United States, an ask an expert service, course information, and more.

United Kingdom

Information on the American persimmon, its physical characteristics, uses, and how to grow it.

Asimina Triloba (Virginia Tech)
United States

Brief description of the American pawpaw and photographs of its form, fruit, bark and flower.

Virginia Tech Horticulture Gardens
United States
United States

United States

Summary description of Diospyros virginiana and four-season photographs of an on-campus specimen.

Diospyros virginiana (University of Catania)

Image of leaves and not-yet-ripe fruit of the American persimmon.

Diospyros virginiana (University of Ulm)

Description of the American persimmon, with photograph of ripening fruit.

Diospyros virginiana (Ohio State University)
United States

Description of the American persimmon, with photographs of the tree and the distinctive "alligator" bark of the mature persimmon.

Diospyros virginiana (Fire Effects Information Service)
United States

Information regarding the American persimmon including distribution, use, characteristics and fire ecology.