The effort has provided a comprehensive view of the toxin proteins involved in the sting of these dangerous jellyfish, which is now being used to identify targets for inhibitory drugs.
The firms will use miRNA-based cell characterization workflows and technologies to develop panels for human MSC products and cell banks.
Canadian researchers have found some 300 loci that appear to predispose American eels to better survive in fresh or brackish water.
A comparative genomics approach finds that the ancestors of Eurasians likely took the northern route out of Africa through Egypt.
The partners will screen for molecules that could revive metabolic activity in heart tissue damaged by cardiovascular disease or failure.
In Science this week: the Human Silencing Hub protein complex, and more.
Heads of various research funding agencies discuss how to encourage scientific breakthroughs, ScienceInsider reports.
The Kansas City Star examines issues surrounding newborn genome sequencing.
Researchers say their Research Resource Identifier citation format is catching on, Nature News reports.