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Genes that contribute to radiation resistance identified
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Genes that contribute to radiation resistance identified

24.7.2014: A team of researchers from the University of Wisconsin has identified 46 genes in Escherichia coli that are necessary for its survival at exceptionally high levels of radiation. The paper appears ahead of print in the Journal of Bacteriology. "The research has revealed new pathways of cellular self-repair, including DNA pathways that in humans that may help protect us from cancer," says corresponding author Michael M. Cox.

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Predicting risk of valvular heart disease
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13.1.2014: Researchers at the University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet and Herlev Hospital have identified a clear link between narrowed heart valves and a special lipoprotein in the blood. In the long term,...

Newly on Gate2Biotech

17.7.2014: New Iam CMV provides speed and accuracy for the diagnosis and monitoring of CMV infection in immunocompromised patients. DiaSorin strengthens its infectious disease diagnostic portfolio with the...

International cooperation

24.6.2014: A research group from an Andalusian university and the medical Andalusian health service, have recently demonstrated that there is an altered Redox state in the serum of patients with early...


VBC Summer School - Open for Applications Now!
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26.12.2013: The Vienna Biocenter Summer School provides a unique opportunity for 25 undergraduate students to work side by side with leading researchers in a dynamic scientific environment. Our program aims to...


Gate2Biotech - Biotechnology portal introduction


Having the status of the official portal for Czech biotechnology, Gate2Biotech serves to biotechnology companies, suppliers, investors, institutions, students and general public interested in biotechnology.
The portal is dedicated to the following subjects: plant and animal ...

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  • encourages innovative ideas
  • searches investors
  • facilitate worldwide awareness of biotechnology

BioTechnology Report

Biotechnology Report 2013