Proteins with unstable 3-D structures help the microscopic animals withstand drying.
The results of a CRISPR/Cas9 study suggest that MELK—a protein thought to play a critical role in cancer—is not in fact necessary for cancer cell survival.
Both chambers of Congress this afternoon (December 19) agreed to a suite of government spending bills that included roughly $29 billion for the National Institutes of Health, according to Nancy Granese from the Campaign for Medical Research. This budget, for FY08, is $130 million more than FY07. The linkurl:raise;http://www.the-scientist.com/blog/display/54025 was smaller than some medical and research organizations had hoped for. In a press release from CMR, the group's chairman, G. Steven Bur
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