Archive: 04/20/2011

Watching the birth of a sunspot

( -- Researchers at the University of Central Lancashire have monitored the birth of a sunspot over a period of eight hours using observations from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). Dr. ...

dateApr 20, 2011 in Space Exploration
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How TRIM5 fights HIV

Thanks to a certain protein, rhesus monkeys are resistant to HIV. Known as TRIM5, the protein prevents the HI virus from multiplying once it has entered the cell. Researchers from the universities of Geneva and Zurich have ...

dateApr 20, 2011 in HIV & AIDS
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