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Study brings fresh insights into biology of malaria parasite -
"Our results provide insights into the connection between genome organization, epigenetic features, and stage-specific gene expression in the malaria parasite," said Karine Le Roch, a professor of molecular, cell, and systems biology, who led the ...

Tumor immune evasion arises through loss of TNF sensitivity - Science

Given the success of T cell–centric cancer immunotherapies, there is considerable interest in understanding exactly how tumors evade this form of therapy. Kearney et al. carried out a series of genome-wide CRISPR screens to identify mechanisms of tumor ...

Through the lens of black health - Harvard Gazette

Harvard Gazette
This is one in a series of profiles showcasing some of Harvard's stellar graduates. Tania Fabo '18 started at Harvard University with clear scientific goals: pre-med with a focus on stem cell and cancer biology. Then, along the way, she discovered ...

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.