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In animal studies, stimulating a brain pathway reduces depressive ... - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Neurobiology researchers have identified a pathway in brain circuitry that, when stimulated, leads to 'antidepressive' behavior in animals. If such brain stimulation proves to have similar effects in people, it may eventually lead to a novel treatment ...

Removing the brakes on plant oil production: Biochemical ... - Science Daily


Science Daily
Scientists studying plant biochemistry have discovered new details about biomolecules that put the brakes on oil production. The findings suggest that disabling these biomolecular brakes could push oil production into high gear -- a possible pathway ...
Phys.Org

Biochemistry pioneer visits Utah to explain CRISPR, the gene-editing technology set to change the world - Salt Lake Tribune


Salt Lake Tribune
It is a new technology that could allow us to cure genetic diseases. Or grow more tomatoes. Or engineer pigs with organs that could be transplanted into humans. We're talking about CRISPR, the scientific tool discovered in 2012 that gave scientists the ...

Pathway Hunter Tool

Braunschweig - Germany

Metabolic pathway analysis webservice, including shortest, alternate path and network analysis from Cologne University Bioinformatics Center, Germany.

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United States

Predict metabolic pathways from genomes and graphically depict pathways. Visualize gene expression data on a metabolic pathway map. Generate a metabolic wall chart. Includes a genome browser and support for transcriptional regulatory networks.

United States

Guide to bioinformatic resources and annotations from San Francisco State University.

SPAD: Signaling Pathway Database
Japan

Diagrams of pathways, linking to sequences of growth factors, cytokines and hormones, and to their genetic information. Part of project at the Graduate School of Genetic Resources Technology, Kyushu University, Japan.

MAGIC Tool
United States

A free, open-source microarray image analysis and clustering tool written in Java.

Entelechon Backtranslation tool
Germany

Online backtranslation tool for translating a protein sequence into a DNA sequence. The codon usage can be downloaded from a database and adjusted manually for each amino acid, if required. Java applet.

The Hunter Meeting
Australia

Details of program, including receptor signaling and development, organized by Cellular Biology Meeting, Inc. in Pokolbin, NSW, Australia.

National Hydrologic Assessment Tool
United States

NATHAT allows use of daily and peak streamflow data to establish a hydrologic baseline, environmental flow standards and evaluate past and proposed hydrologic modifications.

NOVA: Orchid Hunter
United States

Investigates people's all-consuming passion for these wildflowers.

Explore IT: Gene Hunter
Canada

Activity taking a look at how DNA stores information and how scientists identify what particular genes do.

The Boreal Owl: A Superb Hunter
Sweden

An article by Tomas Johansson about the Boreal Owl.