Return to Zambia MWV 17

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
The American Society for Microbiology is helping African nations foster a scientific community that is better able to address the current and future problems that threaten not only the local population, but the world at large. Like many African countries, Zambia and South Africa are deeply affected by HIV and tuberculosis, as well as a number of other infectious diseases. In March of 2008, ASM President Cliff Houston, Ph.D., traveled to Zambia and South Africa to gauge and assess the...

Computation Enabling Bio-Science & Engineering

submitted by: SDSC

Professor Richard Waltz discusses "Computation Enabling Bio-Science & Engineering" at the Cyberinfrastructure Experiences for Graduate Students Spring Orientation Workshop in 2007. For more information see: http://www.sdsc.edu/us/training/index.html

Breast cancer genes protect against some leukemias and lymphomas

submitted by: BernardFriedenson
Carriers of mutations in the breast cancer genes BRCA1 or BRCA2 have very high lifetime risks for breasts/ovarian cancer. Products of either gene have multiple functions including involvement in error-free double strand break repair. BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes are both components of a DNA damage response pathway that has the ability to return fragments of broken chromosomes back into their correct positions without ligating them elsewhere. But cancers at other sites may also occur without this...

Prof Giuseppe Riva - La realtà virtuale nella riabilitazione dell'obeso

submitted by: atnp lab

intervento del Prof Giuseppe Riva di Atnp Lab al convegno dell'Istituto Auxologico Italiano "La riabilitazione nel cardiopatico e nell'obeso" presso il Palazzo delle Stelline, Milano, 4 giugno 2008

Introduction to the USP 187: Senior Sequence Research Project Presentations

submitted by: kpezzoli

Keith Pezzoli introduces the USP 187: Senior Sequence Research Project Presentations. For more information please see: http://seniorsequence.net/

Redevelopment in critical perspective: political economy and decision-making

submitted by: kpezzoli

Mentor Isaac Martin leads Ted Faturos, Amanda Lazerus, Steven Mateer, Robin Teager, and Midori Wong to present their work on "Redevelopment in critical perspective: political economy and decision-making" for the grand challenge "Equitable Redevelopment and public policy" for the USP 187: Senior Sequence Research Project 2.2.1. For more information please see: http://seniorsequence.net/