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A universal framework combining genome annotation and undergraduate education

New workflow for annotating genomes will help both researchers and undergraduate students Credit: Prashant Hosmani As genome sequencing becomes cheaper and faster, resulting in an exponential increase in data, the need for efficiency in predicting gene function is growing, as is the need to train the next generation of scientists in bioinformatics. Researchers...

16th Century Ginko Prescription Shows Promise as Antibacterial for Skin

The ginkgo tree is a living fossil, dating back at least 270 million years. So, it’s no surprise to find uses for the plant show up in various texts and writings of antiquity. For instance, traditional Chinese medicine is riddled with concoctions and tinctures that blend herbal elements together and often have some real medicinal value. The antimalarial artemisinin...

Scientists deploy CRISPR gene-editing tool to engineer multiple edits

Scientists at Christiana Care Health System's Gene Editing Institute and NovellusDx, an Israeli biotechnology company, have deployed a breakthrough CRISPR gene-editing tool to successfully engineer multiple edits simultaneously to fragments of DNA extracted from a human cell, according to a new study published today in The CRISPR Journal. The tool can rapidly reproduce, in a human DNA sample, the...

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Bio Agri Science

Agricultural science is the study of the practices involved in the field of agriculture. Agricultural science and agriculture, although related to each other, are essentially very different from one another. Agriculture is the art of growing plants, fruits and vegetables for human consumption. Agricultural science, on the other hand, deals with research, improvement and development in techniques...

Animal science is a diverse field of education which studies the biology of different animals that are under the care of humans. Traditionally the animal science degree online consisted the study of farm and livestock including horses but eventually pets have also been included in this degree program. According to the American Society of Animal Science there...

Biology, a branch of science, is the study of life and its processes. It studies living things in all their aspects and forms. Biology covers a vast area, so, it has been divided into many sub divisions such as botany, algology, zoology, cytology, mycology and microbiology. All its branches have contributed to humanity in many ways such...

Learning Chemistry helps one understand the world better. Through his knowledge of basic Chemistry, one can understands common chemical reactions like detergent working better in hot water or salt dissolving in water or ice melting in the heat. Thus, a person can be more conscious of every day products he uses when he knows the fundamental aspects...

Today a large amount of economic trade between countries is the exchange of agricultural goods. This market of the economy deals with more than just the actual exchange of goods. There are a wide range of responsibilities within the industry that individuals can learn through online education. Many accredited online schools offer degree distinctions in every facet...

The profession of food science technicians involves research and development to help improve the qualities of food and beverage products. The job happens to be a highly responsible one. These professionals work in close contact with scientists and conduct various kinds of tests on food and agricultural products. Whatever research and tests on food products are performed,...