Stories with the tag: Biology
PNNL scientists have developed a system to convert methane into an energy-rich substance that can be used as the basis for biofuels and even feed for cows that create the gas in the first place.
Release Date: 4/11/2017
Rick Corley has been honored for his work modeling the full chain of human respiration, from organ, to tissue, to cell, and down to individual molecule.
Release Date: 4/7/2017
Erin Baker was honored today with the 'Rising Star' award at the national meeting of the American Chemical Society in San Francisco.
Release Date: 4/3/2017
A scientific presentation by bioinformatician Jason McDermott on 'big data' this week is a big departure from conventional presentations.
Release Date: 3/29/2017
PNNL scientists recently gave a crash course on soil to young children at a local elementary school, dishing up the dirt on soil.
Release Date: 3/16/2017
Patients with inflammatory bowel disease are more likely to see dramatic shifts in the make-up of the community of microbes in their gut than healthy people, according to a study published online in Nature Microbiology.
Release Date: 2/13/2017
PNNL is leading a new, approximately $6 million project to develop a new streamlined process to quickly pare down heaps of algae species into just a few that hold the most promise for making biofuel.
Release Date: 1/13/2017
PNNL is supporting today's announcement by the White House about efforts related to soil sustainability by sponsoring research projects through two research initiatives.
Release Date: 12/5/2016
Warming temperatures will contribute to the release of carbon into the atmosphere, according to research published today in Nature.
Release Date: 12/1/2016
Genetics and birthplace have a big effect on the make-up of the microbial community in the gut, according to new research published in the journal Nature Microbiology.
Release Date: 11/28/2016