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08 – 14 October 2018


miceSame-sex mice have babies
Baby mice have been made with two mums and no dad, say researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Find source

riceWorld's largest rice gene bank secures permanent funding
The International Rice Research Institute is home to 136,000 varieties and aims to develop crops resistant to climate change. Find source



plantFrench plant biologist cleared of misconduct in new inquiry
National research council absolves one previously sanctioned lab leader of misconduct, and holds another researcher responsible.  Find source



stem cellEngineers develop process to 3-D print cells to produce ligaments and tendons
Scientists have developed a method to 3-D print cells to produce human tissue such as ligaments and tendons to greatly improve a patient's recovery.  Find source

colorfulGenes responsible for difference in flower color of snapdragons identified
Scientists have investigated the causes of colorful pattern and identified the genes responsible for flower color difference from DNA sequence data. Find source

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Volume 5, Issue 4 (25 August 2018)


Molecular Characterization of EGLN1 Gene in Fast and Slow Moving Animals of Diverse Terrain

Rashid Saif, Naila Naz, Beenish Tariq, Ali Iftekhar

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Expression level of serum Interleukin-37 in Rheumatoid Arthritis patients and its correlation with Disease Activity Score

Nimrah Akram, Arshad Jamal, Sajjad Ullah, Ahmed Bilal Waqar, Khurshid Iqbal

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Prevalence of Hepatitis C and associated risk factors among pregnant women of district Nowshera, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Zobia Afsheen, Bashir Ahmad, Huang Linfang

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In vitro biochemical evaluation of methanol extract of Moringa oleifera pods on rat liver mitochondrial membrane permeability transition pore and lipid peroxidation

Cassandra Elohor Bezi, Adegoke Oluwaseyi Adetunji, Olaoluwa Temitope Talabi

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3D-Bioprinting: A stepping stone towards ehanced medical approaches

Hajra Ashraf, Bisma Meer, Romasa Naz, Aarooj Saeed, Haleema Sadia, Usmara Sajid, Kanwal Nisar, Zunaira Aslam, Pervez Anwar

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Rapid commercial conversion of agriculture land in Lahore Division, Pakistan

Imtiaz Hassan

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Molecular Biology

Response Surface Methodology for the production of endopolygalacturonase by a novel Bacillus licheniformis

Saqib Hussain Hadri, Muhammad Javaid Asad, Muhammad Zeeshan Hyder, Syed Muhammad Saqlan Naqvi, Tariq Mukhtar, Raja Tahir Mehmood, JH David Wu

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Rapid RNA Extraction from Eucalyptus tree and its down processing for cloning of dehydrin genes

Ghulam Zahara Jahangir, Shagufta Naz, Muhammad Idrees Khan, Muhammad Zafar Saleem

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Forensic Sciences

Detection and comparison of light metals in hair among workers of different industries using Particle Induced X-Ray Emission (PIXE) for forensic casework

Muhammad Saqib Shahzad, Saeeda Kalsoom, Javed Iqbal Bajwa, Amina Arif, Muhammad Azmat Ullah Khan

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