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Natural selection

Natural Selection Definition What is natural selection in biology? Natural selection is defined as a process in nature... Read More

Occurrence of Beta-Aminoglutaric Acid in Marine Bacteria

Occurrence of β-Aminoglutaric Acid in Marine Bacteria SUSAN M. HENRICHS1* AND RUSSELL CUHEL2 Institute of Marine Science,... Read More


Inoculation Definition In Immunology, inoculation is defined as the process of introducing an antigenic substance or... Read More

Pandemic coronavirus disease COVID-19 feared inevitable

When we thought we are spared by the dreadful coronaviruses, like SARS-CoV, here we are again in a pandemonium over a... Read More

Extracellular matrix

Definition noun, plural: extracellular matrices The non-cellular portion of a tissue produced and secreted by cells and... Read More

Nervous System

    THE is the most complicated and highly organized of the various systems which make up the human body. It is the... Read More


Embedding (Science: technique) tissue is embedded in wax or plastic in order to prepare sections for microscopical... Read More

Scared to Death

Scared to Death: Self-Willed Death, or the Bone-Pointing Syndrome   by Patrick D Hahn   Accepted on: September 4,... Read More

Overview of Chirology

Psychodiagnostic Chirology (PDC) is a comprehensive diagnostic discipline applied by professional behavioral specialists in... Read More

Human MicroRNA Targets

RESEARCH ARTICLE Bino John1, Anton J. Enright1,2, Alexei Aravin3, Thomas Tuschl3, Chris Sander1, Debora S. Marks4* 1... Read More

The Benefits of Stress … in Plants

Chronic stress in humans has been implicated in heart disease, weight gain, and diabetes, among a host of other health... Read More

After 5 Years, Free Systems Biology Markup Language Has Proven Popular

A scientific paper that describes a file format used by scientists to represent models of biological processes has exceeded... Read More

Mental health and resiliency following 44 months of terrorism: a survey of an Israeli national representative sample

Research article Mental health and resiliency following 44 months of terrorism: a survey of an Israeli national... Read More

Testing Restaurant Compost For Greenhouses

ITHACA, N.Y. -- A recycling plan devised by Cornell University students, with assistance from community members and... Read More

Dispersal or Drift? More to Plant Biodiversity Than Meets the Eye

Selected PLoS Biology research articles are accompanied by a synopsis written for a general audience to provide non-experts... Read More

Origin and evolution of the peroxisomal proteome

Origin and evolution of the peroxisomal proteome Toni Gabaldón1 ,4 , Berend Snel1 , Frank van Zimmeren1  , Wieger... Read More

Biodiversity, Soil and Ecologically Sustainable Development

Biodiversity, Soil and Ecologically Sustainable Development Why Study the Soil?-- The soil, as the major medium for plant... Read More

Replica plating

replica plating (Science: technique) technique for testing the genetic characteristics of bacterial colonies. A dilute... Read More

Tracking fish by sonar to prevent over-fishing

Marine researchers and scientists have long sought a practical way to track the position and migration of fish in the... Read More

Accelerated Growth following Poor Early Nutrition Impairs Later Learning

The conditions an organism experiences early in life can have critical impacts on its subsequent health and well being, both... Read More


settlement 1. The act of setting, or the state of being settled. Specifically: Establishment in life, in business,... Read More