University of California Santa Barbara study reveals how gas, temperature controlled bacterial response to Deepwater Horizon spill


In a new study, UC Santa Barbara scientists explain how they used DNA to identify microbes present in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, and how they identified the microbes responsible…

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Engineers probe mechanics behind rapid-aging disease


Researchers at MIT and Carnegie Mellon University are using both civil engineering and bioengineering approaches to study the behavior of a protein associated with progeria, a rare disorder in children that causes extremely rapid aging…

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