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participation 1. The act or state of participating, or sharing in common with others; as, a participation in joy or sorrows.... Read More

Study: When it comes to physical activity, one size does not fit all

A landmark University of Alberta study, analyzing a sample of over 275,000 individuals, has found that when it comes to... Read More

City Size and Human Behavior

Article Review Review by George H. Conklin Background: Many journals have book reviews. However, in the sciences the most... Read More

Genetics, drugs and environmental factors in parkinson’s disease (A case-control study)

Genetics, drugs and environmental factors in parkinson's disease A case-control study ANTONIO LUIZ DOS SANTOS WERNECK*,... Read More

AKARI’s View On Birth And Death Of Stars

  AKARI's mid-infrared image of reflection nebula IC 1396. ... Read More

The links between health-related behaviors and life satisfaction in elderly individuals who prefer institutional living

The links between health-related behaviors and life satisfaction in elderly individuals who prefer institutional... Read More

Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life by C.Starr & R.Taggart

Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (with CD-ROM and InfoTrac)   ... Read More

Potential Ecological Costs and Co-Benefits of REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation)

A new paper just published in Global Change Biology examines the potential of a REDD (Reducing Emissions from... Read More

Ethical Argument: Include Pregnant Women In Research

Why aren't pregnant women included in most clinical trials? That's the question posed by leading bioethicists at Duke... Read More

Army Still Using Physicians In Interrogation, Bioethicist Says

U.S. Army psychiatrists may be participating in the interrogation of detainees, while ignoring recommendations to the... Read More

Workforce Shortages in Mammography Could Threaten Early Detection Rates for Breast Cancer

February 2, 2009 -- At the current rate of production for new mammography professionals, there will be drastic reductions... Read More

Cancer Research: New Data On The Breakdown Of The KRas Protein

KRas is one of the usual suspects in cancer. It is a protein that is mutated in 30% of human tumors and has been... Read More


Interest 1. Excitement of feeling, whether pleasant or painful, accompanying special attention to some object;... Read More


peculiar 1. One's own; belonging solely or especially to an individual; not possessed by others; of private, personal, or... 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


plot 1. A small extent of ground; a plat; as, a garden plot. 2. A plantation laid out. 3. A plan or draught of a field,... Read More


Exclusive 1. Excluding or inclined to exclude others (at outsiders) from participation. 2. Single. 3. Undivided,... Read More


mono 1. (Science: zoology) The black howler of Central America (mycetes villosus). 2. (Science: prefix) The participation or... Read More


Pyruvate Definition Pyruvates have been often recognized as one of the most important molecules that are frequently... Read More


Centrosome Definition What is a centrosome? The centrosome is considered to be the main microtubule-organizing... Read More


Democracy a system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political... Read More


Definition noun, plural: alloimmunities (immunology) A type of immunity that produces an immune response that is attacking... Read More

Biodiversity Loss Puts People At Risk: World Wildlife Fund

Future generations face hunger, thirst, disease and disaster if we carry on losing biodiversity. And as biodiversity... 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

SETI@home Ramps Up To Analyze More Data In Search Of Extraterrestrial Intelligence

The longest-running search for radio signals from alien civilizations is getting a burst of new data from an upgraded... Read More

Malaria Vaccine Initiative And Apovia Inc. Partner To Pursue Rapid Development Of Novel Malaria Vaccine

A public-private partnership announced today promises to bring a powerful new malaria vaccine into human trials this year.... Read More

Statistical Thermodynamics: taking a walk on a landscape

Charles L. Brooks III, José N. Onuchic, David J. Wales C. L. Brooks III is in the Department of Molecular Biology, The... Read More

Research Reinforces Findings That Chinese Exercises Benefit Older Adults

Visiting kinesiology professor Yang Yang leads a group of residents of Clark Lindsey Village in Urbana in Qigong and... Read More

Multiple links between transcription and splicing

Abstract Transcription and pre-mRNA splicing are extremely complex multimolecular processes that involve protein–DNA,... Read More

Exercise Effects of Muscle Insulin Signaling and Action Invited Review: Exercise training-induced changes in insulin signaling in skeletal muscle

Exercise Effects of Muscle Insulin Signaling and Action Invited Review: Exercise training-induced changes in insulin... Read More

Details of Chromosome 22 Structure Offer Clues to How Genes Are Lost in a Genetic Disease

Philadelphia, Pa. -- Chromosome 22, a hot spot for human disease, yielded a few more of its secrets to genetics... Read More

Informed Consent in Living Organ Donors

by Samuel D. Hensley, M.D. Informed Consent has become one of the cornerstones of medical practice. A recent series of... Read More

Eastern Africa and biodiversity

Overview of resources     Nectophrynoidesvivparus is one of the few frogs that give... Read More

Web model of influenza-host lifecycles will aid scientists in creating anti-viral drugs

A "starry sky" map linking the myriad interactions between the influenza virus and its human host will help... Read More

Genome-wide search unearths surprising clues for diabetes and triglycerides

Scientists definitively link novel regions of human genome to type 2 diabetes and triglyceride levels; work made possible... Read More

Survey finds care for Europe’s adults with congenital heart disease is inadequate

 The provision of care in Europe for adults born with heart disease is inadequate and there are too few specialist centres... Read More

Young Physician-Scientists: Internal Medicine???s Challenge

Editorial In the past decade, many individuals and organizations have expressed concern about the future of clinical... Read More

A molecule impedes the destruction of the ‘Brucella’ bacteria

Research carried out with the participation of the University of Navarra has shown how a determinate molecule helps an... Read More

Effect of leucaena aqueous extract on the development, mitotic index and peroxidase activity in maize seedlings


Ethics takes time, but not that long

Ethics takes time, but not that long Mats G Hansson1, Ulrik Kihlbom1,2, Torsten Tuvemo3, Leif A Olsen4 and Alina... Read More