Learning secrets of world's most common organic compound driving research for biofuels
Many scientists believe that cellulose, the most common organic compound on earth ... then we can generate energy," Schrick said. "We know that sterols are important in making cellulose, but we are not clear how they work. This grant is funding research ...
Bad science about GMOs: It reminds me of the antivaccine movement
That’s not to say that they might not have problems and issues that need to be dealt with, but the apocalyptic language used by many of the anti-GMO activists ... I can’t think of a biological reason why GMO corn should do this.”
Earth Life May Have Originated at Deep-Sea Vents
Yet, this compound — two parts hydrogen ... World's Weirdest Life] Chemosynthesis is the biological conversion of carbon molecules and nutrients into organic matter — the stuff of life. Whereas photosynthesis uses energy from sunlight to convert ...
This Sweetener Is Far Worse Than High Fructose Corn Syrup
Why You Need to Understand Why Fructose is so Important All sugars are not created equal, in spite of what you might have been told. Glucose is the form of energy ... organic heat-formed compound that arises in the processing of fructose -- in both agave ...
Explainer: what is chronic fatigue syndrome?
The symptoms tend to be so deliberating and severe that chronic fatigue patients often experience family and social breakdown and isolation. Many cases can continue ... biomarkers (examinable biological indicators that can be used for diagnosis).