Archive for October, 2010

By Carlos -

ScienceDaily (2010-10-19) — Researchers have found that the same genes have different activity patterns in the brain in individuals with different genetic backgrounds.
Re-emphasizing the importance of genetic background in mouse animal models of neurological diseases!
These findings may help to explain individual differences in the effectiveness and side-effect profiles of therapeutic drugs and thus have implications …

By Carlos -

ScienceDaily (2010-10-25) — In scientific publishing, how much reuse of text is too much? Researchers at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech and collaborators have shown that a computer-based text-searching tool is capable of unearthing questionable publication practices from thousands of full-text papers in the biomedical literature.

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