https://academicwebpages.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/epigenomics.jpg 350 700 Sarah Vandenberg https://academicwebpages.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/awp-logo.png Sarah Vandenberg2017-11-28 19:41:112018-05-19 20:34:49Awards Boost Dementia Research at Exeter
The Complex Disease Epigenetics Group, within the University of Exeter Medical School, received awards totaling more than $250,000 to aid in its cutting-edge genomic research to better understand the causes of dementia.
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Dr. Ellen Pikitch, executive director of the Institute for Ocean Conservation Science, gathered signatures of more than 100 global scientists on a letter to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission seeking protection of the Atlantic Menhaden's role as prey.
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Insect Genetic Technologies RCN reports on a new, manually created, searchable, and browsable database that scientists (Dong et al.) constructed that aggregates current data on anti-CRISPR proteins.
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Re-Imagining Migration is a new organization created to foster understanding and the successful inclusion of migrant youth across the globe.
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The mission of the WormGUIDES website is to create a novel systems-level resource that will facilitate examination of cellular decisions in the developing nervous system of this nematode, enhancing its value for providing new insights in development, neuroscience and disease.
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Voices of Democracy (VOD) originated in conversations among the founding directors of the project: Shawn J. Parry-Giles, Robert Gaines, J. Michael Hogan, Rosa Eberly, and Martin J. Medhurst. In the summer of 2005, the University of Maryland (UM) and the Pennsylvania State University (PSU) were awarded a $195,023 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) in support of the project.
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Neurologists at The University of Miami are launching a clinical trial for a revolutionary Alzheimer's treatment, which will be the first in the U.S that utilizes mesenchymal stem cells.