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|Synthetic lethality offers a new approach to kill tumor cells, explain... - EurekaAlert NEW!|
Sexual fantasies: Are you normal? - EurekaAlert NEW!
The scientific community has made significant strides in recent years in identifying important genetic contributors to malignancy and developing therapeutic agents that target altered genes and proteins. A recent approach to treat cancer called synthetic lethality takes advantage of genetic alterations in cancer cells that make them more susceptible to certain drugs. Alan F. List, MD, president and CEO of Moffitt Cancer Center, co-authored an article on synthetic lethality featured in the Oct. 30 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
ESA Frontiers November preview - EurekaAlert NEW!
Hoping for sex with two women is common but fantasizing about golden showers is not. That's just one of the findings from a research project that scientifically defines sexual deviation for the first time ever.
NYU research: Majority of high school seniors favor more liberal marij... - EurekaAlert NEW!
Connectivity cost calculations for conservation corridors, crop companions, jellyfish and human well-being and micromanaging microbes.
Independent safety investigation needed in the NHS - EurekaAlert 4 hours ago
The study analyzed adolescents' positions toward marijuana decriminalization and legalization. In the analysis, Palamar identifies how positions toward various marijuana policies differ by gender, race, political affiliation and religion. He also examined how lifetime and recent marijuana use relate to such positions.
The NHS should follow the lead of aviation and other safety-critical industries and establish an independent safety investigation agency, according to a paper published today by the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine.
|Google project aims to preserve privacy when collecting software stats... - PC World 3 hours ago|
Major banks ready their own mobile payment apps - PC World 3 hours ago
Google is applying a surveying technique from the 1960s to a project that aims to collect data about usersâ€™ computers without potentially compromising their privacy.The project is nicknamed RAPPOR, which stands for Randomized Aggregatable Privacy-Preserving Ordinal Response. Google plans to present a paper on it next week at the ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security.Â RAPPOR is intended to collect statistics about software, such as security flaws, but in a way that doesnâ€™t expose sensitive information. It can do that by applying a technique used for randomized response surveys, wrote Ulfar Erlingsson, tech lead manager for security research.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Android creator Andy Rubin leaving Google - PC World 3 hours ago
Several major national and international banks are planning to launch their own mobile payments apps next year.The banks would be major competitors to handset makers Apple and Google because unlike others pushing mobile wallet technology, such as mobile phone carriers and retailers, they already have an intimate relationship with consumers and know their spending habits.â€śBanks all around the world are working on this right now,â€ť said James Anderson, senior vice president for mobile and emerging payments at MasterCard.Anderson didnâ€™t name any of the banks, but said MasterCard is already in conversations with them on how to add mobile payment capability to the existing apps that millions of consumers already have on their phones.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Watch this 3D scanner-printer fail - CNN 4 hours ago
Andy Rubin, the engineer who developed Googleâ€™s Android OS and was lately in charge of its robotics efforts, is leaving the company, Google confirmed Thursday.Rubin cofounded a company called Android, which Google acquired in 2005 for its mobile OS. Android has gone on to become the worldâ€™s most widely used mobile operating system.Last year, though, Rubin was moved off the Android team and put in charge of Googleâ€™s robotics projects. His work was taken over by Sundar Pichai, who now leads Googleâ€™s Android, Chrome and other products.The reasons for Rubinâ€™s departure werenâ€™t clear, though it had something to do with the structure of his team at Google, according to a report on tech news site The Information.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Graffiti found in 3 more national parks in West - AP 5 hours ago
This 3D two-in-one scanner-printer attempts to print an exact copy of an object and fails.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The National Park Service says it has found more graffiti in some of the West's most scenic locations in a case that sparked an uproar on social media last week....
|Asia stocks gain after robust US growth report - Yahoo NEW!|
Trooper ambush suspect caught, death penalty eyed - AP 1 hour ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) â€” Asian stocks climbed Friday after strong U.S. economic growth and upbeat earnings sent Wall Street higher. The dollar continued to strengthen after the Fed signaled a rate hike earlier this week.
Lack of mechanics threatens U.S. Air Force target date for F-35 - Yahoo 1 hour ago
LORDS VALLEY, Pa. (AP) -- A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and seriously wounding the other, was captured on Thursday by U.S. marshals in an abandoned airplane hangar, ending a seven-week manhunt that had rattled the nerves of area residents....
Ambush suspected held in dead trooper's handcuffs - Yahoo 1 hour ago
By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Air Force may miss its target of August 2016 to start using the Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jet in combat if Congress blocks the service's plan to retire its A-10 tank-killer aircraft, a top U.S. general said Thursday. Air Force Lieutenant General Chris Bogdan, the Pentagon's F-35 program chief, told reporters the Air Force was counting on training experienced A-10 mechanics to help reach the total 1,100 mechanics needed to declare that the F-35 had reached "initial operational capability" or IOC. ...
Investigation: Are left-side mirrors a deadly flaw on SEPTA buses? - Yahoo 1 hour ago
LORDS VALLEY, Pa. (AP) â€” Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett says a survivalist accused of ambushing two troopers last month was held in the handcuffs of a trooper he's believed to have killed when he was arrested.
Could a mirror that's on every single SEPTA bus be to blame for dozens of serious knockdown accidents? That's what SEPTA bus drivers are warning in the wake of a deadly crash last month.