Archive: 10/21/2008

Building Better Bees

A UC Davis researcher known for her honey bee line "New World Carniolans" has crossed her bees with their Old World counterparts to enhance their positive characteristics.

Oct 21, 2008
4 / 5 (11) 3

Scientists enhance immune system attacks on cancer

In an Early Edition issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) published online on October 20, 2008, the scientists describe how they used multiple tactics to rev up both innate and adaptive immuni ...

Oct 21, 2008
4.8 / 5 (15) 0

New DNA Tool Probes Rice Genome

(PhysOrg.com) -- A new tool for investigating the rice genome has been developed by researchers at UC Davis led by Pamela Ronald, professor of plant pathology. The inexpensive, publicly-available rice DNA microarray covers ...

Oct 21, 2008
4 / 5 (4) 0