Archive: 16/10/2009

Hardy New Corn Lines Released

( -- Six new inbred maize lines with resistance to aflatoxin contamination have now been registered in the United States by the Agricultural Research Service (ARS). ARS plant pathologist Robert Brown and colleague ...

dateOct 16, 2009 in Ecology
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Why immune cells count in early pregnancy

( -- A University of Adelaide researcher has been named the 2009 Young Investigator Award winner for shedding new light on why some women are infertile, and why some pregnancies end in miscarriage.

dateOct 16, 2009 in Medical research
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Physicist wins Packard Fellowship

( -- MIT physicist Pablo Jarillo-Herrero has won a 2009 David and Lucile Packard Fellowship, an award he will use to study a new class of materials that could have applications in the semiconductor industry and ...

dateOct 16, 2009 in General Physics
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Gene linked with human kidney aging

A gene has been associated with human kidney aging, according to researchers from Stanford University, the National Institute on Aging, the MedStar Research Institute, and the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. In work ...

dateOct 16, 2009 in Genetics
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