Japan and Partners Crew Up to Tackle Neglected Ailments

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White blood cells Graphic: Thinkstock/Purestock Infectious conditions that depart victims with cognitive deficits or malnutrition rather of killing them do not generally elicit fundraising galas or research dollars, especially when the illnesses disproportionately effect the poorest of the bad. But a new coalition of funders is now striving to throw…

Bacteria and Fungi Jointly: A Biofuel Aspiration Crew?

On August 19, 2013, Posted by , In BIO, tagged in ,,,,, , With Comments Off on Bacteria and Fungi Jointly: A Biofuel Aspiration Crew?

College of Michigan chemical engineer Jeremy Minty prepares cultures from corn stalks, leaves and switchgrass for conversion into isobutanol, a biofuel with yields of up to sixty two percent. Picture: Joseph Xu, Michigan Engineering Communications &amp Advertising and marketing It is an clear idea—in simple fact, it’s how nature disposes…