The model forecasts ice coverage in the Arctic Ocean up to 11 months in advance, which can help in the planning of activities such as shipping, fishing and tourism.
Researchers found a “microRNA” molecule that promotes particularly deadly forms of breast cancer. Inhibiting the effects of this molecule could improve existing breast cancer therapies.
The amount of nitrogen is lower than previous predictions, offering the possibility that environmental protection activities in the region may be helping to curb the nitrogen contamination.
The May 11 event featured more than 140 presentations by undergraduates, graduate students and other campus researchers from engineering, social sciences, natural sciences, humanities and the arts.
The same technology that adds fizz to soda can now be used to remove particles from dirty water. Researchers found a technique for using carbon dioxide in a low-cost water treatment system.
Microtubules play an essential role in cellular structure and cell division.The team found that one microtubule regulator—a protein called TPX2—controls the formation of new microtubule branches.