Scientists Show Rare Genetic Mutations Increase Susceptibility
A group of researchers led by Professor Bruce Beutler have
discovered rare genetic mutations in a subset of people who
come down with a particular kind of severe sepsis, an acute
and often deadly disease.
to Host Educational Web Seminar
TSRI, in conjunction with San Diego City Schools, is hosting
a web seminar, "Contemporary Issues in Bioscience," for California
middle and high school science teachers. The seminar was created
in response to teachers' interest in providing innovative,
hands-on science activities in the classroom.
Fertility, Kinases, and Cancer
Professor Steven Reed studies proteins that play critical
roles in meiosis, mitosis, and the cell cycle and have far-reaching
biological consequences for everything from fertility to cancer.