Scienists combined different types of genetic association analyses to identify 14 genes across the genome that were involved in the synthesis of vitamin E
Krishna Ramanujan-Cornell University News Office
The study sets a precedent for co-administering this or related drugs and starting cancer therapy simultaneously, though such interventions would first require lengthy human trials
Recent study analyzed close to 4,500 maize varieties bred and grown by farmers from 35 countries in the Americas
To better understand, prevent, and treat diseases passed from insects to people, the Cornell-led Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector Borne Diseases will launch later this month
Nationwide, 19 awards totaling $36.5 million were given for agriculture and extension to support American farmers growing fruits and vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits, ornamentals, and nursery crops
The vegetarian allele evolved in populations that have eaten a plant-based diet over hundreds of generations
For the first time, a litter of puppies was born by in vitro fertilization, thanks to work by Cornell researchers
A novel insecticide targets a specific gene in a pest, killing only that bug species on crops and avoiding collateral damage to beneficial insects caused by today’s pesticides.
Researchers report on a revolutionary new procedure that uses 3D printing and the body’s stem cells to regenerate knee meniscus, a tissue lining that acts as a natural cushion between the femur and tibia.
Dogs are known to play, swim and lap up water in lakes and ponds, but these simple joys can lead to illness and even fatal poisoning when harmful algae blooms muck up the water.