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The Pet Shop: New stainless-steel toy makes quite a splash - Greensboro News & Record

Greensboro News & Record
Editor's note: Wouldn't you know it? Staff Writer Margaret Moffett once again has failed to take her turn writing her Pet Shop column. She provides as excuses “the soulcrushing pace of breaking news related to downtown parking” and “menopause.” As ...

HSSC zoology paper leaked 30 minutes before exam - The News International (blog)

The News International (blog)
The first paper of the Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) annual examinations 2018, which kicked off in the city on Tuesday, was leaked 30 minutes before the start of the exam. Earlier, many news channels reported that the question paper of ...

HHMI News: Chipping Away at Leptin's Effects

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Information on how researchers have identified a number of genes that are specifically regulated by the hormone.

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The Howard Hughs Medical Institute website contains news releases concerning many exciting new research finding from a variety of fields including microbiology

Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina)
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Photographs of this bird, its nest and eggs, with a description and information on range, habitat and diet. Includes sound files.

HHMI's Blazing a Genetic Trail
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Research on mutant genes and hereditary diseases. Includes family studies, the Human Genome Project, how to conquer hereditary diseases like cystic fibrosis, key to basic genetics and a glossary.

HHMI Holiday Lectures on Science
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Webcast lectures on human genetics, cardiovascular biology, and the role of kidneys in hypertension; designed for high school students.

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Physiologic effects, control of synthesis and secretion, and disease states.

HHMI Biomedical Research - Cell Biology
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A Cell Biology program from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to study cell structure and function in health and disease.

Leptin and Resistin
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Information about studies in humans and mice.

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Information on the gene considered to be the major player in the regulation of the body fat.

Leptin in Diabetes, Univ. of Toronto
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Studying the influence of leptin on regulation of hypoglycemia by the HPA axis in diabetic rats.

Leptin Helps Body Regulate Fat
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Results of a 1995 study showing how Leptin, a protein produced by fat, appears to play an important role in how the body manages its supply of fat.