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The Thing Inside Your Cells That Might Determine How Long You Live - New York Times


New York Times
“We think the nucleolus plays an important role in regulating the life span of animals,” said Adam Antebi, a cellular biologist at the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing in Germany. He's an author of a new review published last week in Trends ...

Frank J. Sonleitner is recognized by Continental Who's Who - PR Newswire (press release)


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Encouraged to teach zoology after discovering his inherent interest in animals, following a 50 year-plus career in the scientific research and education field, Dr. Sonleitner has recently retired from his role as an Associate Professor of Biology at ...

Grey's Anatomy Makes Kim Raver a Series Regular for Season 15 - PEOPLE.com


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Raver, 49, plays Dr. Teddy Altman, a former military doctor who's expecting a baby with Kevin McKidd's Dr. Owen Hunt. “I am thrilled to reprise the role of Dr. Teddy Altman as a regular,” Raver said in a statement to Entertainment Weekly. “Returning to ...
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Role of Nitric Oxide in Apoptosis

London - United Kingdom

An overview of apoptosis with particularly emphasis on the roles that nitric oxide plays in regulating the process.

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Archives of abstracts since 1997, of the rapid communications of scientific investigation in chemical and biological research. Full text available to subscribers at Elsevier Science BV, The Netherlands.

United Kingdom

Dr Weiming Xu, of the Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology at the University of Sheffield, is resarchimg the links between nitric oxide and such diseases as cancer, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and heart disease.

Nitrous Oxide Sources: Tropical Soils
Hong Kong

Discusses nitrous oxide emission from tropical soils, the microorganisms repsonsible and the factors which control emissions.

The Role of Fungi in the Production of Chocolate
United States

Tom Volk explains how Acaulospora scrobiculata forms a mycorrhizal relationship with the cacao tree, and other fungi help ferment the fruit pulp in the chocolate making process.

Role Of Digestive System - Ploome
United States

Your digestive system is one of the most important systems in the body as it's going to be what ensure that each and every cell in your body gets the nutrients that are required to sustain life. The digestive system is a very complex and intricate system that has a number of different organs and enzymes involved, all of which support the proper breakdown of food and elimination of waste from the body.

Human Role in Reindeer/Caribou Systems
United States

Outlines their research projects and offers profiles of herds around the arctic. Joint progect of Dartmouth College and the Institute of Arctic Studies.

Cropping and Docking: A Discussion of the Controversy and the Role of Law in Preventing Unnecessary Cosmetic Surgery on Dogs
United States

Article describes the procedures of tail docking and ear cropping, the history of the procedures, and their place in modern veterinary care. The article also discusses the positions of advocates both for, and against these procedures.

Apoptosis
United States

Aims to stimulate both research on the basis of mechanisms of apoptosis and on its role in various human disease processes.

Apoptosis World
United States

Resources for researchers, with information and links to manufacturers' assay kits, protocols, literature reviews, and site-submission.

Dysregulation of Apoptosis
United States

Apoptosis (programmed cell death) is a key process in cancer development and progression. The ability of cancer cells to avoid apoptosis and continue to proliferate is one of the fundamental hallmarks of cancer and is a major target of cancer therapy development. Developing novel molecules that promote apoptosis by targeting both the intrinsic and extrinsic apoptotic pathways advances our understanding of the mechanisms behind tumor cell prolifer