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Fluorinated Building Blocks Produce Molecules with Enhanced Physiological Activities popular

The substitution of the fluorine in place of hydrogen in building blocks, such as amino acids, has produced molecules with enhanced physiological activities (1-2). Some of these are antibacterial, antihypertensive and antitumoral (3). One reason for the enhanced activity is that fluorine forms a st(Added: Mon Dec 11 2006)

Completely FREE to use Science & Engineering Encyclopedia popular

We have launched a completely free resource on the internet. It contains descriptions of key science and engineering terms, material data, conversions, equations and online calculators. This is a great resource for both students and professionals and has been developed in the UK by a small group of (Added: Sat Dec 09 2006)

Biotech/Pharmaceutical Information portal: BayBiotech.NET popular

PlanetPlans(www.planetplans.com) announces the launch of BayBiotech.NET (www.baybiotech.net) a complete information portal for professionals, college students, general public and investors with an interest in the field of biotechnology and life sciences. We have filtered relevant updates on latest U(Added: Wed Dec 06 2006)

Ghrelin and Obestatin Peptides Linked to Appetite popular

In 1999, Kojima and his group (1) reported the discovery of a growth hormone secretagogue that is involved in the release of growth hormone from the anterior pituitary through activation of the growth hormone secretagogue receptor (GHS-R). They termed it Ghrelin (ghre from a Proto-Indo-European (Added: Wed Dec 06 2006)

AnaSpec Introduces Line of Assay Kits for Phosphatase Detection popular

Protein phosphatases play key cellular regulatory roles in such processes as differentiation, proliferation and apoptosis(1). As a result, they have received significant attention as potential drug-screening targets. AnaSpec’s range of protein phosphatase assay kits include both fluorimetric an(Added: Wed Dec 06 2006)

Nature Publishing Group announces the launch of two new free Gateways popular

PRESS RELEASE FROM NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 6 December 2006 Embargo: for immediate release Contact: Matthew Day T: +44 (0)20 7014 4056 Nature Publishing Group announces the launch of two new free Gateways Nature Publishing Group (NPG) is delighted to announce the launch of two new freely (Added: Wed Dec 06 2006)

Prince of Wales’s labelling applauded by GWA popular

9 Badgers Hill Virginia Water Surrey GU25 4SB www.actagainstbullying.com 0845 230 2560 PRESS RELEASE Media contact: Louise Burfitt-dons 01344 842243/07876 748518 IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6.12.06 Virginia Water Prince of Wales’s labelling applauded by GWA Prince Charles will ad(Added: Wed Dec 06 2006)

Ore Microscopes popular

Ore Microscopes .com is a microscope dealership providing microscopes capable of viewing thick polished rock and mineral specimens. Ore microscopes, also known as petrographic microscopes, have the features of transmitted and reflected polarized illumination. Normal polarizing microscopes only have (Added: Sat Dec 02 2006)

Polarizing Microscopes popular

Polarizing Microscopes .com is a business specializing in providing high quality affordably priced polarizing and petrographic microscopes. These microscopes are used in geology and petrology labs and by students in optical mineralogy for rock and mineral analysis and identification. Transmitted pol(Added: Sat Dec 02 2006)

Video Demonstrating Key Advantages of Self-Extinguishing Fyrquel Hydraulic Fluid Now Available on Su popular

ARDSLEY, NEW YORK — Have you seen the superior fire protection that Fyrquel products offer? Supresta announces a new online video demonstrating the key advantages of Fyrquel hydraulic fluids that are both fire-resistant and self-extinguishing. Log on to www.supresta.com/selfextinguish.php to see the(Added: Fri Dec 01 2006)

New Walther P99 Police Training Pistol popular

Real Action Paintball (www.rap4.com) is proud to announce the release of the Walther P99 Paintball Pistol. The RAP4 P99 is a 1 to 1 scale replica of the world famous compact handgun, the Walther P99. Photo of P99: http://rap4.com/images/P99/P99_Black.jpg The Walther P99 features a sleek body w(Added: Fri Dec 01 2006)

Metallurgical Microscopes popular

Metallurgical Microscopes .com is a company specializing in providing metallurgical and metallographic microscopes and related microscopy accessories. Their selection includes upright metallurgical microscopes, inverted metallographic microscopes, field-portable metallurgical microscopes, and forens(Added: Thu Nov 30 2006)

Lopic Emissary’s World Class Revelation Puts New Spin On An Old Thought popular

The Lopic Revelation is an unprecedented, world news event of global proportions, affecting all citizens of every nation. It reveals that all creation, including human experience, is the effect of the spirit-body-soul interaction. Every thought exists in the principality of soul, as an infinite c(Added: Tue Nov 28 2006)

OUTOKUMPU TECHNOLOGY RELEASES HSC CHEMISTRY® 6.0 popular

NEW HSC CHEMISTRY® 6.0 Outokumpu Technology has just released a new version of the renowned HSC Chemistry® process calculation software which enables the user to simulate the whole chemical or physical process. The new HSC Chemistry® 6.0 contains 21 calculation modules and 11 databases for rea(Added: Mon Nov 27 2006)

THREE CLEVELAND CLINIC RESEARCHERS ELECTED FELLOWS OF AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SC popular

THREE CLEVELAND CLINIC RESEARCHERS ELECTED FELLOWS OF AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE NOV. 27, 2006, CLEVELAND: Three Cleveland Clinic scientists have been elected as fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Paul DiCorleto, Ph.D; Serp(Added: Mon Nov 27 2006)

Egyptology Researcher Explains Biological Meaning of Ankh, Ouroboros, Star of David and the Cross popular

A paper recently presented on October 25, 2006, by independent researcher Judy Kay King at the Second International Congress for Young Egyptologists in Lisbon, Portugal, is now available at www.isisthesis.com/papers.htm. Selected by the Congress’ scientific commissions, King’s paper and approximatel(Added: Sat Nov 25 2006)

University Student Plans to Become First Student Space Tourist popular

UNIVERSITY STUDENT PLANS TO BECOME WORLD'S FIRST STUDENT SPACE TOURIST A London graduate student plans to become the world's first student space tourist. He has created BuyMeToTheStars.com by combining his skills as a web designer with his passion for space exploration, in order to promote the ch(Added: Fri Nov 24 2006)

Nature launches a free science recruitment service popular

PRESS RELEASE FROM NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 22 November 2006 Embargo: for immediate release Contact: Melissa Hayles T: +44 (0)20 7843 4928 Nature launches a free science recruitment service A revolutionary free scientific recruitment initiative has been launched under the new brand of nat(Added: Wed Nov 22 2006)

Published References to AnaSpec Products Surpasses 400 popular

AnaSpec has announced that published references to AnaSpec products have recently surpassed 400. As monitored by HighWire Press, a division of the Stanford University libraries, the number of references to a company in peer-reviewed publications represents a significant measure of the use of a (Added: Tue Nov 21 2006)

Nature Clinical Practice and Pharmaceutical Media, Inc (PMI) expand partnership for US display adver popular

PRESS RELEASE FROM NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 20 November 2006 Embargo: for immediate release Contact: Peter Ashman T: +44 (0)20 7843 4715 Nature Clinical Practice and Pharmaceutical Media, Inc (PMI) expand partnership for US display advertising Nature Clinical Practice, the medical series (Added: Mon Nov 20 2006)

Is Digital Automation the Key to Saving Energy Within the Home? popular

Press Release For immediate release 14 November 2006 Kettle on…Freezer off…See the Savings Is digital automation the key to saving energy within the home? By taking control of the way home appliances function, the hous(Added: Wed Nov 15 2006)

Melanoma Epitopes Used in Studying Tumor Regression popular

Although it accounts for only 4% of all skin cancer cases, melanoma is the leading cause of skin cancer deaths1. Several antigens expressed in melanoma cells and recognized by T cells have been identified and used in developing immunization approaches for tumor regression2. These include: MART-1/Me(Added: Tue Nov 14 2006)

New Opportunities in the US Biofuel Market popular

New opportunities in the US Biofuel Market: Mumbai, 14th November, 2006: The report by Bharat Book Bureau on “New opportunities in the US Biofuel Market” provides an overview of the global biofuel market with an emphasis on the US market and is informative about the current and future market t(Added: Tue Nov 14 2006)

His life was aimed at the study of Turkestan: The well-known Uzbek historian Dr. Baymirza Hayit pass popular

Dr. phil Baymirza Hayit, Uzbek and academic of Oriental Studies, died at an age of 88 years in Cologne. The international acknowledged historian was born on December 17th 1917 in Namangan / Uzbekistan. He fought in the Red Army during the Second World War, came into German war captivity in 1941 and (Added: Mon Nov 13 2006)

Race-IQ Gap Remains: Findings Could Undermine Affirmative Action popular

Despite widespread claims that the gap is closing between Blacks and Whites in educational achievement and intelligence test scores, new research shows the 15-point IQ difference is as large today as it was 100 years ago. A study published in the October 2006 issue of Psychological Scienc(Added: Fri Nov 10 2006)

Calling all budding artists - Mums in Science desgn competition popular

Calling All Budding Artists - Mums In Science Design Competition ### November 8th, London. Mums in Science (www.mumsinscience.net) are running a competition to get new designs for their merchandise – so why not put your scientific brain to one side and get artistic for a moment! The 5 best (Added: Thu Nov 09 2006)

ErbB2 (Her-2) and p53 : Important Antibodies for Cancer Research popular

The overexpression of the c-erbB-2 (HER-2/neu) gene product, a 185 kDa transmembrane receptor protein, is associated with cell transformation and tumorigenesis. It shares homology with the epidermal growth factor receptor and intrinsic tyrosine kinase activity, HER-2/neu gene is amplified and overex(Added: Mon Nov 06 2006)

Safety requirements for a Diesel Generator popular

There are many requirements to meet when considering the safety of your generator. These do not always involve consideration for personal safety but measures to protect the generator itself. If your generator is a permanent installation it is important that a safety feature such as an automatic shut(Added: Mon Nov 06 2006)

Pros and Cons of a Diesel Generator popular

Many individuals ask the question of why it is beneficial to install a diesel generator as opposed to a gasoline or propane generator. There are several reasons for opting for a diesel generator but there are some that will argue that the benefits do not outweigh the negatives. There is very low(Added: Mon Nov 06 2006)

Preventative Maintenance for Home Generators

Preventive maintenance is one of the most valuable things you can do to protect your investment in a diesel generator. The concept of preventive maintenance is to catch problems, faults and leaks before they happen. It is patterned after the old adage “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure(Added: Mon Nov 06 2006)
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