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Nitric Oxide Accelerates Germination in Chickpea

We are living in an era where the enhancement of crop productivity is of key importance to achieve food security in the nation. For long, studies have been done to understand the role of nitric oxide in controlling respiration, stress…

Postdoctoral Position in Epithelial Stem Cell Biology

Karolinska Institutet, Institutionen för cell- och molekylärbiologi, Genander The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) is a department with a strong focus on basic science. CMB conducts research and education in cell biology, molecular biology, developmental biology, stem cell…

Model Predicts Relaxed Energy Policies Plus Climate Change Could Worsen US Air Quality

The Trump administration rolled back a U.S. climate change and energy policy called the Clean Power Plan in June 2019. The policy, first instated in 2015, aimed to limit power plants’ carbon emissions. In addition to the potential impacts on…

Uncovering the Principles Behind RNA Folding

Do you know RNA folding plays a very crucial role in controlling the gene expression? But how do these folding takes place? Is there any particular predefined format or it occurs randomly? Recently, a Northwestern Engineering research team has uncovered…

9 Ph.D. Positions at International Max Planck Research School

JOB DESCRIPTION The International Max Planck Research School for Infectious Diseases and Immunity (IMPRS-IDI) is recruiting up to 9 PhD students at the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in the heart of Berlin. For more information, please click here. We offer:…

Mitochondria -Stress in the powerhouse of the cell

Cells need powerhouses known as mitochondria to utilize the energy stored in our food. Most of the proteins required for this powerhouse function are encoded in the nucleus and transported into the mitochondria after they have been synthesized in the…

Diprosopus (Craniofacial Duplication) – A Congenital Defect

A craniofacial duplication is a rare form of congenital disorder which is commonly known as Diprosopus – wherein conjoined twins with duplicated faces are found. Conjoined twins are born connected physically and are mostly of the same sex sharing a…

Cancer Drugs May Be Targeting Wrong Proteins

Recently, a study by a group of scientist provides the reason for the failure of various cancer drugs in the clinical trials. The research is published in Science Translational Medicine, which highlights that imprecise technology can result in targeting the wrong proteins…

Scientific Collaborator Position

The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) is a world-leading institute in global health with a particular focus on low- and middle-income countries. Associated with the University of Basel, Swiss TPH combines research, services, and education and training…

First Cloned Kitten in China by Sinogene – Garlic

Recently, a businessman in China – Huang Yu hired a biotechnology company named Sinogene to produce a clone of his pet cat. Sinogene is well known for providing dog cloning services but now thanks to Garlic that it can also…