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National lab acquires facility to ease diagnostics - The New Times

The New Times
The Ministry of Health has launched a nucleic acid laboratory, a facility that will make diagnosis by examining the genes of pathogens using molecular biology. A nucleic acid laboratory is one that uses molecular biology technics to detect the genetic ...

UAPB Students Excel at INBRE Research Conference | UAPB News - UAPB News

Two University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) students represented the institution at the Annual 2017 Arkansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Research Conference recently. Students gave oral and poster presentations in biology ...

Researcher discovers new ant species, calls for gov't support on biodiversity studies - Macau Daily Times

Macau Daily Times
A young local researcher has discovered a rare ant genus Leptanilla in Ilha Verde, which represents the second record for this genus in Southern China. Leong Chi Man, a master student at Taiwan National University, discovered the rare ant early last ...

Genome News Network: New Amino acid Discovered in Methanosarcina barkeri

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Reports on the discovery of a new amino acid, pyrrolysine, coded by UAG (normally a stop codon) in this methanogen.

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    New amino acid discovered in Methanosarcina barkeri

Genome News Network
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Resource for news about research, human medicine, stem cells, cloning, biotechnology and agriculture worldwide. Maintained by the Center for the Advancement of Genomics, Rockville, Maryland.

Amino Acid Repository

Properties and images of amino acids, hydrophobicity scales, solvent accessibility of amino acids in known protein structures, mutation mass shifts, links to the NIST Chemistry WebBook for Amino Acids.

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Features articles and interactive graphics illustrating the differences between chimpanzees and humans.

Minas Gerais Genome Network

Characterising the transcriptome of the human parasite Schistosoma mansoni using DNA sequencing and microarrays.


Archives from research in analysis, separation, synthesis, biosynthesis, analogues, derivatives, isotopes, radiated modifications, glycosylation, polyamines and peptides, Applications in medicine, food chemistry, nutrition, pharmacology, and roles in pathophysiology from Springer.

Amino Acids
United States

'AminoAcids' formerly known as the Scientific Research Consortium, Inc. (SRC), was founded in November 1993 by Frank N. Konstantinides, as a sole-proprietorship. Our philosophy is to assist researchers in both the academic and industrial arenas by offering a research and reference laboratory flexible to their needs within our areas of expertise. 'AminoAcids' was incorporated in the State of Minnesota, on October 1st, 1994. Our facility filed f

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Article discussing recreational divers' encounters with the endangered fish in South Africa.

New African Ape Fossil Discovered
United Kingdom

BBC Science and Nature article by Helen Briggs on the discovery of fossils of an ape that lived 10 million years ago which could hold clues to the dawn of human evolution.

Renilla GFP: Discovered and Identified by Function
United States

Features slide show detailing the discovery and characterization of GFP from the sea pansy Renilla reniformis.

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Scientists have found skeletons of a human species that grew no larger than a three-year-old modern child. The species lived with pygmy elephants and giant lizards on a remote island in Indonesia. From National Geographic.