Stories with the tag: Biology
Scientists have made a "vitamin mimic" - a molecule that looks and acts just like a natural vitamin to bacteria - that offers a new window into the inner workings of living microbes.
Release Date: 1/21/2016
Scientists have shown that a process known as oxidative stress is at work during the rendezvous between certain nanoparticles and immune cells known as macrophages.
Release Date: 1/13/2016
Cool news about lasers: Research team refrigerates liquids with a laser for the first time.
Release Date: 11/25/2015
he creation of a new kind of rice which gives off nearly zero greenhouse gas emissions during its growth has earned kudos for a PNNL scientist and colleagues from around the globe.
Release Date: 11/24/2015
Tiny marine organisms that play key roles in global carbon and nutrient cycling will be better understood thanks to new genetic tools being developed at PNNL through a new grant.
Release Date: 11/13/2015
In the quest for renewable fuels, scientists are taking lessons from a humble bacterium that fills our oceans and covers moist surfaces the world over.
Release Date: 11/10/2015
Rice – the staple for half the world’s population – now can be grown with virtually no greenhouse gas emissions and more starch for a richer good source.
Release Date: 7/28/2015
Three PNNL researchers have been elected to membership in the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
Release Date: 7/22/2015
New information about how Anthrax spores grow in human lung cells may help predict risk and outcomes of anthrax attacks.
Release Date: 6/22/2015
The Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon, are joining forces to answer some of the world’s most complex biomedical questions.
Release Date: 5/6/2015