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Sunlight, hydrophobicity and biodiversity (4)

Is the world due for an influenza pandemic? It is very likely that new pandemic influenza viruses will emerge, but we have no good model…

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Sunlight, hydrophobicity and biodiversity (3)

Ed Yong sneaks up from behind with A New Clue to How Life Originated 8/12/19 A long-standing mystery about early cells has a solution—and it’s…

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Sunlight, hydrophobicity and biodiversity (1)

A five-coordinate Mn(iv) intermediate in biological water oxidation: spectroscopic signature and a pivot mechanism for water binding 11/17/15 …a multi-step process that involves the redox-active…

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The tipping point (revisited): 90K (2)

I posted this to RNA-mediated.com as RNA-mediated radiosensitivity (1) before resolve of an access issue. I’ve removed most of the content from that blog post…

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The tipping point (revisited): 90K (1)

Role of miRNAs in tumor and endothelial cell interactions during tumor progression 8/3/19 …during dissemination, tumor cells have to escape from the primary tumor mass,…

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Bastardized health care (5)

Bastardized heath care (4) Paralogs are homologous genes that arose through gene duplication. In humans and other species, gene duplication events are food energy-dependent. They…

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Bastardized health care (1)

In “Quantico,” a genetically modified ‘weaponized’ yeast (i.e., a virus-altered GMO) is used to target a specific religious group. Moving forward,  Weaponized health information (8)…

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Weaponized health information (7)

Optogenomic Interfaces: Bridging Biological Networks With the Electronic Digital World 6/11/19 Fig. 1. Parallelism between the eukaryotic cell and general-purpose computer.  (Note: Both require energy.)…

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Weaponized health information (6)

Uncovering the Networks of Topological Neighborhoods in β-Strand and Amyloid β-Sheet Structures 7/24/19 They linked Bader’s quantum theory of atoms in molecules (QTAIM) to the…

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Weaponized health communication (4)

See: Weaponized health communication (3) What a lot of people seem to forget on twitter is that people are watching. The point isn’t to argue…

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