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Mad 1. A slattern. 2. The name of a female fairy, especially. The queen of the fairies; and hence, sometimes, any... Read More

Mad Cow Disease Can Be Detected Through the Eyes of the Cattle

  Bovine with Mad cow disease. Note the inabiltiy of the infected animal to stand. Image source: USDA.... Read More

Mad Cow Breakthrough? Genetically Modified Cattle Are Prion Free

Mad Cow Breakthrough? Genetically Modified Cattle Are Prion Free The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research... Read More

Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple, Edition 3

Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple, Edition 3      ... Read More

Risk and food are on the same plate: World food safety experts offer new methods to assess risk

SEATTLE – New methods are in the pipeline to improve the safety of the world's food supply, and the need is imminent,... Read More


wood mad; insane; possessed; rabid; furious; frantic. Alternative forms: wode Our hoste gan to swear as if he were wood.... Read More


Dull 1. Slow of understanding; wanting readiness of apprehension; stupid; doltish; blockish. Dull at classical learning. She... Read More


Fool 1. One destitute of reason, or of the common powers of understanding; an idiot; a natural. 2. A person deficient in... Read More


Definition noun A phase in the sexual cycle of female animals characterized by their sexual receptiveness or their... Read More


Folly Origin: oe. Folie, foli, f. Folie, fr. Fol, fou, foolish, mad. See fool. 1. The state of being foolish; want of good... Read More


troglodyte 1. (Science: ethnology) One of any savage race that dwells in caves, instead of constructing dwellings; a cave... Read More


Meat 1. Food, in general; anything eaten for nourishment, either by man or beast. Hence, the edible part of anything; as,... Read More


Drive 1. To rush and press with violence; to move furiously. Fierce Boreas drove against his flying sails. (Dryden) Under... Read More

Passionate about Thresher Sharks in the Philippines

My work as a marine biologist has drawn me to the Coral Triangle, an area of our oceans consisting of the highest levels of... Read More


prion Origin: proteinaceous infectious particle (microbiology) an infectious protein particle similar to a virus but... Read More


Sculpture 1. The art of carving, cutting, or hewing wood, stone, metal, etc, into statues, ornaments, etc, or into figures,... Read More


weak 1. Wanting physical strength. Specifically: deficient in strength of body; feeble; infirm; sickly; debilitated;... Read More


Foreign 1. Outside; extraneous; separated; alien; as, a foreign country; a foreign government. Foreign worlds. 2. Not native... Read More

Progress In Prion Research: Three-Dimensional Structure Of Prion Protein Fully Uncovered

A team of researchers from the Institute for Molecular Biology and Biophysics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology... Read More

Reports Call For High-Level Coordination Of Animal Health And More Research-Oriented Veterinarians

WASHINGTON (July 18) -- The United States needs a new high-level mechanism to coordinate the currently fragmented framework... Read More

Novel Approach In Molecular Differentiation Of Prion Strains

August 30, 2008 — A team from the French Food Safety Agency, Lyon, France, has identified a prion protein characteristic... Read More

Scripps scientists develop new tests that identify lethal prion strains quickly and accurately

Findings will significantly accelerate prion research One of the new in vitro tests, called the Standard Scrapie Cell... Read More

Agriculture Minister Stresses ‘Thorough’ Review of Beef

Seoul's Agriculture Minister Park Hong-soo said it's important the U.S. beef quarantine issue be "thoroughly"... Read More

Can senile amyloidosis spread from mother to offspring?

Can senile amyloidosis spread from mother to offspring? Matsumoto, Japan -- Researchers have demonstrated spread of senile... Read More

TANGO – towards faster prognosis of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases?

TANGO - towards faster prognosis of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases? A large number of diseases - including... Read More

Physics and biology team up to tackle protein folding debate

Lausanne, Switzerland- A team of researchers from EPFL, (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), the University of... Read More

A new molecular culprit for type II diabetes, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

Therapies for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and type II diabetes should be directed toward a new molecular culprit — the... Read More

Elevated Testosterone Kills Nerve Cells

A Yale School of Medicine study shows for the first time that a high level of testosterone, such as that caused by the use... Read More

Processes for Managing Pathogens

Processes for Managing Pathogens Alan Godfree and Joseph Farrell ABSTRACT Wastewater contains human, animal, and... Read More

New microscope allows scientists to track a functioning protein with atomic-level precision

    A Stanford University research team has designed the first microscope... Read More

Molecular Biology of the Cell, Fourth Edition: A Problems Approach

      AUTHORS:  Wilson/ Hunt PRODUCT DETAILS:... Read More