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Study identifies new temperature sensing mechanism in plants
Phytochrome foci have different behaviors at different temperatures and types of light
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Ancestor of all animals identified in Australian fossils
A wormlike creature that lived more than 555 million years ago is the earliest bilaterian
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How associative fear memory is formed in the brain
UC Riverside mouse study provides insights into how pathological fear memory in PTSD could be suppressed
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Biochemist spins out joint venture company with Atomwise
Over the past few years, biochemist John Jefferson Perry at the University of California, Riverside, has collaborated on a number of projects with Atomwise Inc., a company that uses artificial intelligence, or AI, for drug discovery. Now Perry and the company have formed a joint venture called Theia Biosciences.
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Some domesticated plants ignore beneficial soil microbes
Domestication yielded bigger crops often at the expense of plant microbiomes
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How a virus forms its symmetric shells
UC Riverside-led study could inform the design of engineered nano-shells used in drug delivery
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Quantum leap for quantum computing
UC Riverside will lead collaborative effort at developing scalable quantum computers
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A Halictus ligatus sweat bee feeding on a flower, marked with a blue dot by researchers
Flower faithful native bee makes a reliable pollinator
Just like us, the humble sweat bee has a daily routine
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