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Manipulation

Manipulation 1. The act or process of manipulating, or the state of being manipulated; the act of handling work by hand; use... Read More

Manipulation of the apoplastic pH of intact plants mimics stomatal and growth responses to water availability and microclimatic variation

Manipulation of the apoplastic pH of intact plants mimics stomatal and growth responses to water availability and... Read More

Manipulation of cell cycle progression can counteract the apparent loss of correction frequency following oligonucleotide-directed gene repair

Manipulation of cell cycle progression can counteract the apparent loss of correction frequency following... Read More

NIST scientists use electron beam to unravel the secrets of an ‘atomic switch’

New findings improve construction tools and knowhow for nanoscale devices Scientists at the Commerce Department's National... Read More

Manipulating the Mouse Embryo: A Laboratory Manual

 Manipulating the Mouse Embryo: A Laboratory Manual      ... Read More

Culture of Animal Cells: A Manual of Basic Technique by R. I. Freshney

Culture of Animal Cells: A Manual of Basic Technique       ... Read More

Microfluidics for Biotechnology (Microelectromechanical Systems)

Microfluidics for Biotechnology (Microelectromechanical Systems)  ... Read More

Molecular Biotechnology: Principles and Applications of Recombinant DNA

Molecular Biotechnology: Principles and Applications of Recombinant DNA   ... Read More

Gene Exchange Common Among Sex-manipulating Bacteria

March 26, 2009 — Certain bacteria have learned to manipulate the proportion of females and males in insect populations.... Read More

Mosaicism

Definition noun A condition wherein two or more cell populations with different genotypes exist in an organism, derived from... Read More

Biological Physics: Energy, Information, Life by P. Nelson

 Biological Physics: Energy, Information, Life       ... Read More

Genes Exert Powerful Effect On Sexual Behavior

June 16, 2005 — CORVALLIS, Ore. -- New research has shown that the manipulation of a single gene in female fruit flies... Read More

Male-specific Neurons Directly Linked To Gender-specific Behaviors

September 2008 — New research identifies a few critical neurons that initiate sex-specific behaviors in fruit flies and,... Read More

New techniques in plant chloroplast division hold hope for agriculture

January 2003 -- Ground-breaking research at the University of Leicester into the division of chloroplasts holds out hope of... Read More

Bacterial metapopulations in nanofabricated landscapes

Bacterial metapopulations in nanofabricated landscapes   Juan E. Keymer, Peter Galajda, Cecilia Muldoon, Sungsu... Read More

Naturally occurring and stress induced tubular structures from mammalian cells, a survival mechanism

Naturally occurring and stress induced tubular structures from mammalian cells, a survival mechanism Yonnie Wu1, Richard C... Read More

A tiny pinch from a ‘z-ring’ helps bacteria cells divide

In process that is shrouded in mystery, rod-shaped bacteria reproduce by splitting themselves in two. By applying advanced... Read More

The aye-ayes have it: The preservation of color vision in a creature of the night

A quest to gain a more complete picture of color vision evolution has led Biodesign Institute researcher Brian Verrelli to... Read More

Aberrant stalk development and breakdown of tip dominance in Dictyostelium cell lines with RNAi-silenced expression of calcineurin B

Katrina Boeckeler1,2, Gilbert Tischendorf1, Rupert Mutzel1  and Barbara Weissenmayer1 1Institut für Biologie –... Read More

Salk scientists get to the root of plant cell fate

La Jolla, CA — When Robert Burns compared his love to a red, red rose, he definitely wasn't referring to a topless mutant.... Read More

Penn study points to new direction for pancreas cell regeneration

Replacing faulty or missing cells with new insulin-making cells has been the object of diabetes research for the last... Read More

High-level tryptophan accumulation in seeds of transgenic rice and its limited effects on agronomic traits and seed metabolite profile

RESEARCH PAPER High-level tryptophan accumulation in seeds of transgenic rice and its limited effects on agronomic traits... Read More

Some Alternative Therapies Can Be Safe, Effective For Children, According To Pediatrics Professor

Today, more children than ever are being treated with complementary and alternative therapies. Recent studies suggest that... Read More

New Software To Understand Viruses

Computer scientists and biologists at the University of Southampton have used the combined power of computing resources... Read More

Malaria Immunity Trigger Found For Multiple Mosquito Species

March 16, 2009 — Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have for the first time identified a... Read More

If You’re Aggressive, Your Dog Will Be Too, Says Veterinary Study

February 18, 2009 — In a new, year-long University of Pennsylvania survey of dog owners who use confrontational or... Read More

Widespread genetic exchange among terrestrial bacteriophages

Widespread genetic exchange among terrestrial bacteriophages   Olin K. Silander,*†‡§ Daniel M. Weinreich,†¶ Kevin... Read More

How Embryos Differentiate Left From Right

Researchers at the Forsyth Institute have discovered a new mechanism responsible for early left/right patterning, the... Read More

Handling psychology

handling (psychology) physical manipulation of animals and humans to induce a behavioural or other psychological reaction.... Read More

Genetic engineering

Definition noun The technology entailing all processes of altering the genetic material of a cell to make it capable of... Read More

Cloning

Definition noun The process of creating an exact copy of a biological unit (e.g. a DNA sequence, cell, or organism) from... Read More

Muscle-trimming

muscle-trimming --> border molding The shaping of an impression material by the manipulation or action of the tissues... Read More

Angulation

Angulation (Science: orthopaedics) a term used to describe the presence of angular deformity to a fractured bone. Increasing... Read More

Palp

Definition noun, plural: palps (1) (arthropodology) Pedipalp; Either of the second pair of appendages located laterally to... Read More

Guanine

Definition noun plural: guanines gua·nine, ˈɡwɑː.niːn (biochemistry) A purine nucleobase that complementary pairs... Read More

Embryo technology

Embryo technology refers to the manipulation of mammalian embryos, for example, cloning, embryo splitting, in vitro... Read More

Spatulation

spatulation manipulation of material with a... Read More

Pedipalp

Definition noun, plural: pedipalps Either of the second pair of appendages located laterally to the chelicerae and... Read More

Chelicerate

Definition noun, plural: chelicerates Any of the species belonging to the subphylum Chelicerata Supplement The chelicerates... Read More

Bacterial metapopulations in nanofabricated landscapes

PHYSICAL SCIENCES / BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES / ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES / EVOLUTION Bacterial metapopulations in nanofabricated... Read More