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Pulling the epithelial trigger

By | June 12, 2002

mediated allergic inflammation by producing thymic stromal lymphopoietin.

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Animal instincts

By | June 11, 2002

British scientists warn pressure to halt the use of GM animals in research could stall medical progress

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Melanoma susceptibility gene

By | June 11, 2002

Two thirds of malignant melanomas have a mutation in the BRAF gene.

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Signals for cellular cytotoxicity

By | June 11, 2002

B essential modifier participates in signaling pathways leading to natural killer cell cytotoxicity.

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Universal bioinformatics system

By | June 11, 2002

I3C hopes to make identifying and tracking genes and proteins easier, and to encourage open-source software in bioinformatics.

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Anti-GMF movement 'dysfunctional'

By | June 10, 2002

Former Greenpeace director opens BIO 2002 conference with a scathing attack on group's antiscientific approach.

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From ear to eternity

By | June 10, 2002

The ear wax locus is located on the same area of chromosome 16 as the gene responsible for paroxysmal kinesigenic choreoathetosis.

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Interfering with HIV

By | June 10, 2002

Short interfering RNAs targeted at either host or viral genes may prevent HIV infection.

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Local stores of inhibitory neurons

By | June 10, 2002

In humans most neocortical inhibitory GABAergic interneurons arise locally, from the cortical ventricular zone/subventricular zone.

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And then there were 22

By | June 7, 2002

Methanogenic anaerobe yields pyrrolysine, the first new genetically encoded residue since 1986.

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