Leishmania genome study reveals the parasites adaptation to the environmentNews-Medical.netLeishmaniasis is an important veterinary and human disease caused by Leishmania parasites that affect 12 million people in over 98 endemic countries. Leishmania is known to rapidly adapt to new environments with significant consequences for disease ...and more »
The Times of IsraelEnvironment- and user-friendly workplaces will define architecture, UK firm saysThe Times of IsraelEnvironmental considerations and energy efficiency will be key factors affecting architectural design in coming years, Spencer de Grey, the head of design of the UK architectural firm that sired Apple's new headquarters in Cupertino, California, said ...
Science DailySpecific tumor environment found that triggers cells to metastasizeScience DailyDrilling further, researchers found that the cells' behavior is caused by a specific gene module, which they named collagen-induced network phenotype, or CINP. Putting these cells into a constrained environment essentially rewrites their gene expression.
Los Angeles TimesA rare plant and a renegade environmental activist could derail Ballona Wetlands restorationLos Angeles TimesWith his long ponytail, floppy sun hat and a peace symbol dangling from his neck, retired federal biologist Robert “Roy” van de Hoek looks like a man bent on saving the environment. And when he's crawling through a hole […]