Offer Reached with NIH more than Henrietta Lacks’ Cell Line

On August 7, 2013, Posted by , In BIO, tagged in ,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Offer Reached with NIH more than Henrietta Lacks’ Cell Line

Henrietta Lacks with her partner David. Impression: Flickr/Kraemer Family Library Deborah Lacks wanted responses. In 1974, she asked a top medical geneticist to explain to her about HeLa cells, a tissue-society cell line derived from the cancer that experienced killed her mom Henrietta in 1951. The researcher, who was amassing…

Defecation Nation: Pig Squander Most likely to Increase in U.S. from Organization Offer

On July 15, 2013, Posted by , In BIO, tagged in ,,,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Defecation Nation: Pig Squander Most likely to Increase in U.S. from Organization Offer

Image: Corbis We put up with a whole lot of crap—literally. Last year, at the very least four.7 billion gallons of hog manure in the U.S. came from a single organization, Smithfield food items, the nation’s leading pork producer. The feces load will increase if U.S. regulators green-mild a proposed…