Advertisement
News and applications for life science research professionals
Subscribe to Bioscience Technology All
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter Bioscience Technology Daily

Thinking of God Makes People Bigger Risk-Takers

February 27, 2015 10:14 am | by Association for Psychological Science | News | Comments

Reminders of God can make people more likely to seek out and take risks, according to research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.            

TOPICS:

Million Man Study Examines Long-term Effects of Blocking Inflammation

February 27, 2015 10:07 am | by University of Cambridge | News | Comments

Inflammation - the body's response to damaging stimuli - may have a protective effect against cardiovascular disease, according to a study published in the journal Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology.          

TOPICS:

Researchers Develop Method for Mapping Neuron Clusters

February 27, 2015 9:52 am | by NYU | News | Comments

A team of scientists has developed a method for identifying clusters of neurons that work in concert to guide the behavior.                       

TOPICS:
Advertisement

Academic Leaders on the Troubled Future of Biomedical Research

February 27, 2015 9:40 am | by Karl Bates, Duke University | News | Comments

Discussion targets changing financial environment for biomedical research.

TOPICS:

Study Identifies Neurons That Help Predict What Individuals Will Do

February 27, 2015 9:25 am | by Massachusetts General Hospital | News | Comments

A study by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators has discovered two groups of neurons that play key roles in social interactions between primates – one that is activated when deciding whether to cooperate with another individual and another group involved in predicting what the other will do.

TOPICS:

Software Suite for Raman, AFM, SNOM

February 26, 2015 10:35 am | Product Releases | Comments

The new WITec Suite software is now available for all WITec imaging systems. It was specifically developed to acquire and process large data volumes of large-area, high-resolution measurements and 3-D imaging while providing speed, performance and usability.

TOPICS:

Scientists Discover Beliefs Can be as Powerful as Nicotine

February 26, 2015 10:32 am | by Ashley WennersHerron, Virginia Tech | News | Comments

Study participants inhaled nicotine, yet they showed significantly different brain activity.                            

TOPICS:

New Molecule Could Slow Progression of Parkinson's

February 26, 2015 10:22 am | by University of Bath | News | Comments

Researchers have designed a molecule that, if developed into a drug, could slow the progression of Parkinson's Disease.                       

TOPICS:
Advertisement

A Mollusk of a Different Stripe

February 26, 2015 10:16 am | by Jennifer Chu, MIT | News | Comments

Optical features embedded in marine shells may help develop responsive, transparent displays.                            

TOPICS:

Unique Tags Identify Individual Yeast Families

February 26, 2015 10:05 am | by Krista Conger, Stanford School of Medicine | News | Comments

A technique developed by researchers has implications for understanding how cancer cells evolve as a tumor grows or how a virus spreads and changes during an infection.                  

TOPICS:

A Simple Way to Make and Reconfigure Complex Emulsions

February 26, 2015 9:54 am | by Anne Trafton, MIT | News | Comments

Researchers can precisely control the distribution of liquids suspended within each other.                            

TOPICS:

A New Understanding of Alzheimer's

February 26, 2015 9:46 am | by Peter Reuell, Harvard Gazette | News | Comments

Findings point to role of natural selection in disease.                                  

TOPICS:

Ebola Doctor: Media, Politicians Fueled the Public's Fear

February 26, 2015 9:35 am | by Tom Mcelroy, Associated Press | News | Comments

A doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola virus and rode the subway system and dined out before he developed symptoms said the media and politicians could have done a better job by educating people on the science of it instead of focusing on their fears.  

TOPICS:

Graphene Shows Potential as Novel Anti-Cancer Therapeutic Strategy

February 25, 2015 10:35 am | by University of Manchester | News | Comments

Scientists have used graphene to target and neutralize cancer stem cells while not harming other cells.                          

TOPICS:

UK First Country to Allow Creation of Embryos from Three People

February 25, 2015 10:21 am | by Maria Cheng, AP Medical Writer | News | Comments

The bill granting the controversial techniques was passed Tuesday by the House of Lords, after being approved earlier this month by the House of Commons.                  

TOPICS:

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading