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What causes ageing?

October 20, 2014 – 12:36 am | Edit Post

Ageing is caused by a complex interplay between genes and environment. Both external environment, things like diet, exercise, stress and infection, and the environment of each cell, things like oxidative stress and epigenetic changes (changes in marks on DNA) affect how our cells, and therefore how our whole body ages. Ageing is an accumulation of […]

Scientists Identify Trigger for Crucial Immune System Cell

October 20, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

The findings from the Teyton lab could lead to novel approaches to diseases such as type 1 diabetes as well as new ways to boost the effectiveness of vaccines.

Scientists Link ALS Progression to Increased Protein Instability

October 20, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

The research from the Getzoff and Tainer labs suggests a new approach to developing therapies for ALS.

Researchers Receive $6.6 Million to Investigate Deadly Lassa Virus

October 20, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

The effort, led by the Oldstone lab, aims to uncover how the virus causes disease, as well as why some patients die while others survive.

Snapshot: Dana Scoville

October 20, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

Meet Dana Scoville of Counseling and Psychological Services, Scripps Florida.

Sr. QA Associate – BioPhase Solutions – San Diego, CA

October 19, 2014 – 10:24 pm | Edit Post

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego’s Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Sr. QA Associate… $25 – $35 an hour
From BioPhase Solutions – 20 Oct 2014 05:24:03 GMT
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Findings point to an “off switch” for drug resistance in cancer

October 19, 2014 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

LA JOLLA–Like a colony of bacteria or species of animals, cancer cells within a tumor must evolve to survive. A dose of chemotherapy may kill hundreds of thousands of cancer cells, for example, but a single cell with a unique mutation can survive and quickly generate a new batch of drug-resistant cells, making cancer hard to combat.

Senior Buyer – Biotech at Kforce Inc. (La Jolla, CA)

October 19, 2014 – 4:54 pm | Edit Post

hiring for a contract to hire Senior Buyer for a local Biotech company in La Jolla, CA area. This is a great … ability to remain focused on special tasks Preferred experience in Biotech, Pharmaceutical or Cosmetic industries…

In Ebola’s presence, leave no skin uncovered

October 19, 2014 – 2:42 pm | Edit Post

Improve protective gear for health care workers, says NIH’s Dr. Anthony Fauci.

Senior PHP Software Engineer – Robert Half Technology (San Diego, CA 92121)

October 19, 2014 – 1:09 pm | Edit Post

…a privately held, venture funded company located in Sorrento Valley. As a biotech /software startup hybrid, we leverage the latest in genetics biotechnology and software