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Free association

Free association spontaneous verbalization of whatever comes to... Read More

Mutualism

Mutualism Definition What is mutualism? In biology and ecology, a mutualism is a form of symbiosis that is characterized by... Read More

Symbiosis

Symbiosis Definition What is symbiosis? Symbiosis can be defined as any kind of relationship or interaction between two... Read More

Drinking milk may help ease the pressure

New study suggests fat-free milk may offer protection against hypertension -- a rising risk for women in this country Women... Read More

Waist-hip Ratio Should Replace Body Mass Index As Indicator Of Mortality Risk In Older People

Waist-hip Ratio Should Replace Body Mass Index As Indicator Of Mortality Risk In Older People Older people with high... Read More

The roots of human behavior? AAAS and The Hastings Center host a public meeting

The roots of human behavior? AAAS and The Hastings Center host a public meeting Can we talk? A public conversation about... Read More

Heart Disease Begins At A Young Age

ATLANTA, Nov. 9 -- Although symptoms of heart disease may not show up until a person is middle-aged or older, a new study... Read More

Molecular genetics of nicotine dependence and abstinence: whole genome association using 520,000 SNPs

Research article Molecular genetics of nicotine dependence and abstinence: whole genome association using 520,000... Read More

The Problem with “Pathological” Gambling

by Hans Madueme, M.D. The Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity. June 24, 2005. The chips are down. Americans have... Read More

Blocking

Blocking 1. Obstructing; arresting of passage, conduction, or transmission. 2. In psychoanalysis, a sudden break in free... Read More

The history of biochemistry in India

UD Deshmukh, GV Phatarphekar, SP DandekarDepartment of Biochemistry, Seth G. S. Medical College and K. E. M. Hospital,... Read More

Replacing Some Carbohydrates With Protein And Unsaturated Fat May Enhance Heart Health Benefits

Dallas, Nov 15—The types of food eaten in an effort to cut down on saturated fat may make a difference in reducing heart... Read More

The emerging neurobiology of cholesterol

Mike A Simmonds Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, 29/39 Brunswick Square London WC1N 1AX UK, email:... Read More

Brain Structure May Play Role in Children’s Ability To Learn To Read

By Paul E. Ramey GAINESVILLE, Fla.---Brain structure and hand preference may be as important as environment in influencing... Read More

Nucleus

In cell biology, the nucleus is the large, membrane-bounded organelle that contains the genetic material in the form of... Read More

Macrophytes

Introduction    Examples of Macrophytes. (Source: Canada's AquaticEnvironments) ... Read More

Lead-contaminated calcium supplements pose small but avoidable risk

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Many calcium supplements contain small but detectable levels of lead, needlessly boosting consumers'... Read More

‘Personality-gene’ makes songbirds curious

Whether you are an anxious type, or a fearless person - such individual differences in personality could be partly due to... Read More

sloth bear

Sloth Bear Definition The sloth bear (Melursus ursinus) is a small bear species characterized by having a long lower lip... Read More

P-aminosalicylic acid

p-aminosalicylic acid (Science: chemical) 4-amino-2-hydroxybenzoic acid. An antitubercular agent often administered in... Read More

Dinoflagellate

A dinoflagellate is a flagellate algae characterized by their two flagella of unequal length. One of the flagella is lying... Read More

The earliest annelids: Lower Cambrian polychaetes

More than 30 Burgess Shale−type faunas are now known from the Lower and Middle Cambrian of Laurentia, South China,... Read More

Astrobiology: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach by J. Lunine

Astrobiology: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach     ... Read More

Biology 7th Ed by E. Solomon et al.

Biology (with InfoTrac, vMentor, and CD-ROM)        ... Read More

For Primates, Tourism Can Be Less Fun Than a Barrel of Monkeys

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Primate tourism, an economic benefit and conservation tool in many habitat countries, has exploded in... Read More

League

League 1. A measure of length or distance, varying in different countries from about 2.4 to 4.6 english statute miles of... Read More

Enzyme action creates protein linked to Alzheimer’s disease

 August 15, 2005 -  Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have defined a key step in the production of... Read More

Effects of removing symbiotic green algae on the response of Hydra viridissima (Pallas 1776) to metals

Effects of removing symbiotic green algae on the response of Hydra viridissima (Pallas 1776) to metals W. Karntanut and D.... Read More

The active metabolite of Clopidogrel disrupts P2Y12 receptor oligomers and partitions them out of lipid rafts

The active metabolite of Clopidogrel disrupts P2Y12 receptor oligomers and partitions them out of lipid rafts   Pierre... Read More

SENI Biometric Analysis on the extinct Scincidae species: Macroscincus coctei (underlined)

Brian L. Schnirel Leeway Corucia Research Center (LCRC) Courtesy: Polyphemos (2004)   Introduction: It has been... Read More

Will a Banana a Day Keep a Stroke Away?

Will a Banana a Day Keep a Stroke Away? Low Potassium Intake May Increase Stroke Risk St. Paul, Minn. – People with... Read More

Calcium-mediated perception and defense responses activated in plant cells by metabolite mixtures secreted by the biocontrol fungus Trichoderma atroviride

Calcium-mediated perception and defense responses activated in plant cells by metabolite mixtures secreted by the biocontrol... Read More

NO Help: Nitric Oxide Monitoring Does Not Help Most Children with Asthma

January 15, 2009 -- The level of nitric oxide (NO) in an asthmatic’s exhaled breath can portend worsening asthma... Read More

Study confirms that low-calorie sweeteners are helpful in weight control

Low-calorie sweeteners may be one piece in solving the obesity puzzle A recent review of the scientific literature... Read More

Researchers Reveal Apples’ Protective Ways: Molecular Mechanism Of Flavonoid-rich Fruit Discovered

 Doctors have long been encouraging Americans to add more fruits and vegetables to their daily diets. Now, UC Davis... Read More