A group of experts from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland considered that it's high time to finally scientifically characterize sahti beer. The sweet and strong sahti with its exceptionally rich combination of fruity flavours has been brewed in Finland for hundreds of years.
With launch only 15 months away, NASA's Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) team is preparing to deliver instruments for integration with the spacecraft that will travel to, and collect a sample from, an asteroid.
The Minimally Invasive Urology Institute at The Miriam Hospital is offering UroLift as one of the newest surgical treatments available for men with benign prostatic hyperplasia, an enlarged prostate condition.
SAGE, a world leading independent academic and professional publisher, has today announced that it is to launch Communication and the Public, in partnership with Zhejiang University. This international, peer-reviewed journal will publish theoretical and empirical research articles concerning the intersections of communication and the 'public', as it is broadly defined. It is to be edited by Zhongdang Pan of University of Wisconsin- Madison and Guobin Yang of University of Pennsylvania.
VG Life Sciences, Inc., a biotechnology company developing therapies for cancer, autoimmune and infectious diseases, announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office will issue Patent No. 9073985 covering VGLS' combination therapy for treating drug-resistant cancer by combining an autophagy inhibitor with a chemotherapy drug.
Researchers of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry and the Institute of Translational Immunology of the Mainz University Medical Center have recently begun to work together in a newly created platform: in the Mainz Center for Chemical Allergology scientists from both institutes jointly investigate to which extent pollutants in the atmosphere or the change in the composition of foods worsen allergies.
UAlberta research team partners with UCalgary, AHS and YMCA to develop innovative community-based cancer exercise program.
This week, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on the Ocean and partners launched new features on the Mid-Atlantic Ocean Data Portal -- an online toolkit and resource center that helps stakeholders find and visualize ocean use data through mapping.
As cancer patients and their loved ones know, cancer is not a game. But games played on mobile phones could soon empower those affected by cancer, in a revolutionary new project developed by ecancer and collaborators.
The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office is pleased to announce the launch of a workshop report and a web portal, efforts coordinated through and in support of the Nanotechnology Signature Initiative 'Nanotechnology for Sensors and Sensors for Nanotechnology: Improving and Protecting Health, Safety, and the Environment' (Sensors NSI).