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PR NewsChannel
As winter press on, Tampa dermatologist offers tips on preserving skin during fickle weatherskin regardless of the weather,” says the Tampa dermatologist. Dr. Forman is t
As winter press on, Tampa dermatologist offers tips on preserving skin during fickle weather
PR NewsChannel / Posted an hour ago
skin regardless of the weather,” says the Tampa dermatologist. Dr. Forman is the founder of Forman Dermatology and Skin institute, located in Tampa, Fla. and has appeared on TV shows across the country, including the nationally syndicated show... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Macroscopic Quantum Entanglement Achieved At Room Temperatureused to seems very tidy, but it is completely disordered at the atomic scale,"
Macroscopic Quantum Entanglement Achieved At Room Temperature
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 2 hours ago
used to seems very tidy, but it is completely disordered at the atomic scale," said Paul Klimov, a graduate student in the Institute for Molecular Engineering (a facility formed as a cooperation between UChicago and the Argonne National... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Indian Co’s Zika vaccine claim raises questions on import of live virusAn Indian biotech company’s “breakthrough” claim that it has developed two “can
Indian Co’s Zika vaccine claim raises questions on import of live virus
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
An Indian biotech company’s “breakthrough” claim that it has developed two “candidate vaccines” against the Zika virus - while being hailed as a ‘made in India’ product - has alarmed some virologists. Krishna Ella, managing director of... Read more
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New Kerala
Zika vaccine claim: Hope or hype?Bengaluru, Feb 8 : An Indian biotech company's "breakthrough" claim that it has
Zika vaccine claim: Hope or hype?
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
Bengaluru, Feb 8 : An Indian biotech company's "breakthrough" claim that it has developed two "candidate vaccines" against the Zika virus - while being hailed as a 'made in India' product - has alarmed some virologists. Krishna Ella, managing... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Still stuffed? You're not the only one-- enough to fill 500 Olympic-size swimming pools -- during the Super Bowl, acc
Still stuffed? You're not the only one
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
-- enough to fill 500 Olympic-size swimming pools -- during the Super Bowl, according to 2014 calculations by the Stevens Institute of Technology. From sharp-eyed observer Dwight Perry of the Seattle Times: "Clete Blakeman, this year's Super... Read more
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Science Daily
Coupling 2 'tabletop' laser-plasma accelerators: A step toward ultrapowerful accelerators: First-ever, 2-stage laser-plasma accelerator powered by independent laser pulsesit to a second laser plasma accelerator, where another laser pulse accelerates
Coupling 2 'tabletop' laser-plasma accelerators: A step toward ultrapowerful accelerators: First-ever, 2-stage laser-plasma accelerator powered by independent laser pulses
Science Daily / Posted 15 hours ago
it to a second laser plasma accelerator, where another laser pulse accelerates the beam to higher energy--a fundamental breakthrough in advanced accelerator science. The results are reported in the Feb. 1 issue of Nature. Stable beams,... Read more
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express
End of fossil fuels? China close to creating 'ARTIFICIAL STAR' three times hotter than suntimes hotter than sun SCIENTISTS in China are a step closer to creating an 'ar
End of fossil fuels? China close to creating 'ARTIFICIAL STAR' three times hotter than sun
express / Posted 23 hours ago
times hotter than sun SCIENTISTS in China are a step closer to creating an 'artificial sun' using nuclear fusion, in a breakthrough that could break mankind's reliance on fossil fuels and offer unlimited clean energy forever more. Scientist... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Red tape deprives Pinoys of breakthrough dengue diagnostic kitMANILA, Philippines – A breakthrough diagnostic kit that can detect dengue in j
Red tape deprives Pinoys of breakthrough dengue diagnostic kit
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – A breakthrough diagnostic kit that can detect dengue in just 40 minutes has been developed in the country to fight the disease and prevent deaths from its virus. However, the kit, developed three years ago, has yet to the get... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
HealthRise expects to hit revenue highsDavid Farbman: All about “ infused management.” For HealthRise Solutions, 2016
HealthRise expects to hit revenue highs
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
David Farbman: All about “ infused management.” For HealthRise Solutions, 2016 is expected to be a breakthrough year, followed by a breakout year in 2017, said CEO David Farbman. The Southfield-based firm, which focuses on helping hospitals improve... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bid to probe yacht lossbroke and it was lost. It’s now believed to have sunk. A tracking device was p
Bid to probe yacht loss
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
broke and it was lost. It’s now believed to have sunk. A tracking device was put on the hull by the National Sea Rescue Institute, but the signal was lost after 24 hours. Anthony Murray, 58, Reginald Robertson, 59, and Jaryd Payne, 20, were... Read more
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Daily Mail
Military to pay for soldiers to freeze eggs and spermis when most women decide to leave after giving birth. Doctors involved in the
Military to pay for soldiers to freeze eggs and sperm
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
is when most women decide to leave after giving birth. Doctors involved in the Pentagon-backed research at Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine in North Carolina have used stem cells taken from soldiers to reconstruct intact... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
New prayer site highlights divide between Israel, US Jews(AP) - The Israeli government's decision to allow non-Orthodox Jewish prayer at
New prayer site highlights divide between Israel, US Jews
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
(AP) - The Israeli government's decision to allow non-Orthodox Jewish prayer at Jerusalem's Western Wall is a major breakthrough for the country's long-marginalized liberal streams and their powerful supporters in the United States. But the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Too bad for Boeing—but this Rolling Meadows plant will get boost from Air Force bomberNorthrop's last chance to stay in the manned jet business,” says Loren Thompson
Too bad for Boeing—but this Rolling Meadows plant will get boost from Air Force bomber
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
Northrop's last chance to stay in the manned jet business,” says Loren Thompson, chief operating officer at the Lexington Institute, an Arlington, Va.-based think tank. “This is a huge breakthrough for Northrop if they can execute.” The two-part,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
A case of big money shaping sciencebut it may already have its era-defining patent fight. The contestants are the
A case of big money shaping science
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
but it may already have its era-defining patent fight. The contestants are the University of California and the Broad Institute, a Harvard- and MIT-affiliated research foundation endowed by Los Angeles billionaire Eli Broad. At stake are the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hydro-Québec on a research quest for the 'God Battery'receptivity. The veteran electro-chemist is a self-described idealist who dream
Hydro-Québec on a research quest for the 'God Battery'
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
receptivity. The veteran electro-chemist is a self-described idealist who dreams of spearheading the big technological breakthrough in electric-vehicle battery technology, committed to making a major contribution to a cleaner, more liveable... Read more
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Daily Mail
China claims to have outdone Germany with its nuclear fusion testChina overtakes Germany to make nuclear fusion breakthrough: Reactor creates co
China claims to have outdone Germany with its nuclear fusion test
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
China overtakes Germany to make nuclear fusion breakthrough: Reactor creates conditions THREE times hotter than the sun Test was conducted on a magnetic fusion reactor known as EAST Chinese team were able to maintain 50 million°C for 102... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Microsoft seeks to sink your data beneath the sea, literallyMicrosoft(MSFT - Get Report) might be sinking your cloud. The company’s special
Microsoft seeks to sink your data beneath the sea, literally
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
Microsoft(MSFT - Get Report) might be sinking your cloud. The company’s special research division, which works on breakthrough technologies, recently concluded a test of its first seabed data center. The innovation aims to bring the data demands of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Portrait of the Treaty artistand papers, typically released at Christmas, were popular literature and prized
Portrait of the Treaty artist
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and papers, typically released at Christmas, were popular literature and prized for attractive covers and the use of breakthrough printing technology. King's domestic Treaty exposure was off to a great start. Since that time, the painting... Read more
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International Business Times
Next generation of machine learning rock-stars will trade Google and Facebook for top secret hedge funds Another example is Two Sigma; one of its co-founders, David Siegel, has a PhD i
Next generation of machine learning rock-stars will trade Google and Facebook for top secret hedge funds
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Another example is Two Sigma; one of its co-founders, David Siegel, has a PhD in computer science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology's AI laboratory. Greek-Cypriot Demis Hassabis, who grew up in north London, is a former junior chess... Read more
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PhysOrg
New tool for efficiently validating the accuracy of CRISPR-Cas9 reactionsavailability; relatively speaking, it is easy to use. Last year, scientists at
New tool for efficiently validating the accuracy of CRISPR-Cas9 reactions
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
availability; relatively speaking, it is easy to use. Last year, scientists at the Center for Genome Engineering within the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) published a paper in Cell Stem Cell describing how they corrected an inverted gene sequence... Read more
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FOX News
Brazil researchers hope to test Zika virus treatment in a yeara Zika virus treatment that could be tested in humans in a year. Professor Jor
Brazil researchers hope to test Zika virus treatment in a year
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
a Zika virus treatment that could be tested in humans in a year. Professor Jorge Kalil, head of the state-run Butantan Institute, told Reuters this week scientists there planned to use animals to produce antibodies to tackle the virus, which is... Read more
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New Kerala
China's 'man-made sun' sees ground-breaking progressBeijing, Feb 5 : A team of Chinese scientists in Hefei, capital city of east An
China's 'man-made sun' sees ground-breaking progress
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Beijing, Feb 5 : A team of Chinese scientists in Hefei, capital city of east Anhui province, has made an unprecedented breakthrough on an energy generation device that will bring it one step closer to transforming energy into stable, sustainable and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defectborn with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants bo
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defect
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
born with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants born with the birth defect. "It is a major breakthrough," said Lindomar Pena, a virologist and researcher on the taskforce studying Zika in Pernambuco. Three-month-old... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defectborn with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants bo
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defect
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
born with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants born with the birth defect. "It is a major breakthrough," said Lindomar Pena, a virologist and researcher on the taskforce studying Zika in Pernambuco. Three-month-old... Read more
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The Age
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defectborn with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants bo
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defect
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
born with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants born with the birth defect. "It is a major breakthrough," said Lindomar Pena, a virologist and researcher on the taskforce studying Zika in Pernambuco. Three-month-old... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defectborn with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants bo
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defect
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
born with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants born with the birth defect. "It is a major breakthrough," said Lindomar Pena, a virologist and researcher on the taskforce studying Zika in Pernambuco. Three-month-old... Read more
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WA Today
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defectborn with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants bo
Zika virus: Brazil finds new evidence of link to birth defect
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
born with microcephaly say they have identified traces of Zika in 12 infants born with the birth defect. "It is a major breakthrough," said Lindomar Pena, a virologist and researcher on the taskforce studying Zika in Pernambuco. Three-month-old... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Battery powered homesto transport the changed particles, which has its advantages, but they're too b
Battery powered homes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
to transport the changed particles, which has its advantages, but they're too big to fit in a phone or computer. Thomas' breakthrough idea was to take a zinc-bromine battery, but instead of a liquid, use a gel. So why a gel? Well, it's neither a... Read more
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Maneater
Professor recognized for new approach to cancer treatmentthem completely. “That sounded like a fairytale to lots of people, but I had a
Professor recognized for new approach to cancer treatment
Maneater / Posted 3 days ago
them completely. “That sounded like a fairytale to lots of people, but I had a plan in mind,” Katti said. Katti’s breakthrough came when he discovered that the phytochemicals in tea, soy, cinnamon, fruits and common herbs could be combined... Read more
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NBC News
Three-Parent Babies Are OK, Experts Sayway until it's clear that dangerous mutations would not be passed down to futur
Three-Parent Babies Are OK, Experts Say
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
way until it's clear that dangerous mutations would not be passed down to future generations. "This will be an amazing breakthrough, benefiting patients who otherwise could not have healthy, genetically related children," said Dr. Owen Davis,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil researchers hope to test Zika virus treatment in a yeara Zika virus treatment that could be tested in humans in a year. Professor Jor
Brazil researchers hope to test Zika virus treatment in a year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
a Zika virus treatment that could be tested in humans in a year. Professor Jorge Kalil, head of the state-run Butantan Institute, told Reuters this week scientists there planned to use animals to produce antibodies to tackle the virus, which is... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Tampa dermatologist aiming to shed light, ease fears over psoriatic arthritishelps to relieve pain, protect joints and maintain mobility. Dr. Forman is the
Tampa dermatologist aiming to shed light, ease fears over psoriatic arthritis
PR NewsChannel / Posted 3 days ago
helps to relieve pain, protect joints and maintain mobility. Dr. Forman is the founder of Forman Dermatology and Skin institute, located in Tampa, Fla. and has appeared on TV shows across the country, including the nationally syndicated show... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Philippines can quickly diagnose Zika’of the UP-Philippine Genome Center (PGC), yesterday said their infectious disea
‘Philippines can quickly diagnose Zika’
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
of the UP-Philippine Genome Center (PGC), yesterday said their infectious disease specialist team in UP Manila’s National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (NIMBB) has the diagnostic expertise for... Read more
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Medical News Today
Schizophrenia breakthrough: scientists shed light on biological causeNow, for the first time, researchers have shed light on the biological origin o
Schizophrenia breakthrough: scientists shed light on biological cause
Medical News Today / Posted 4 days ago
Now, for the first time, researchers have shed light on the biological origin of the illness. In what has been hailed a "breakthrough" in schizophrenia research, scientists from Harvard Medical School, the Broad Institute and Boston Children's... Read more
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Wakefield Today
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill themto drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-primi
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill them
Wakefield Today / Posted 4 days ago
to drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-priming”, has been hailed by researchers as a breakthrough in the fight against the disease. Scientists the Beatson Institute in Glasgow, which is run by Cancer Research... Read more
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Science Daily
Organic crystals allow creating flexible electronic devicesefficiency that promise a bright future for wet-processed organic optoelectroni
Organic crystals allow creating flexible electronic devices
Science Daily / Posted 4 days ago
efficiency that promise a bright future for wet-processed organic optoelectronics. Moreover, they made a double breakthrough using much simpler and cheaper technologies that previously were considered impractical. The scientists have... Read more
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BVI Beacon
PARADISE — Making med school dreams come trueLawmakers almost made a huge breakthrough last week, but they didn’t quite cros
PARADISE — Making med school dreams come true
BVI Beacon / Posted 4 days ago
Lawmakers almost made a huge breakthrough last week, but they didn’t quite cross the finish line. Fortunately, I’m here to do it for them. During a debate on the Higher Education Licensing Act, they expressed hopes of bringing more education... Read more
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Louth Leader
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill themto drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-primi
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill them
Louth Leader / Posted 4 days ago
to drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-priming”, has been hailed by researchers as a breakthrough in the fight against the disease. Scientists the Beatson Institute in Glasgow, which is run by Cancer Research... Read more
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Spalding Today
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill themto drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-primi
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill them
Spalding Today / Posted 4 days ago
to drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-priming”, has been hailed by researchers as a breakthrough in the fight against the disease. Scientists the Beatson Institute in Glasgow, which is run by Cancer Research... Read more
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chroniclelive
Have Newcastle scientists discovered the secret to eternal youth?Do Newcastle scientists hold the key to eternal youth? Hopes are high a breakt
Have Newcastle scientists discovered the secret to eternal youth?
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
Do Newcastle scientists hold the key to eternal youth? Hopes are high a breakthrough has been made into understanding more about the ageing process. It comes after an international team of scientists, led by a Newcastle doctor, have for the first... Read more
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Horncastle Today
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill themto drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-primi
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill them
Horncastle Today / Posted 4 days ago
to drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-priming”, has been hailed by researchers as a breakthrough in the fight against the disease. Scientists the Beatson Institute in Glasgow, which is run by Cancer Research... Read more
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Bury Free Press
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill themto drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-primi
British scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill them
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
to drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-priming”, has been hailed by researchers as a breakthrough in the fight against the disease. Scientists the Beatson Institute in Glasgow, which is run by Cancer Research... Read more
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PhysOrg
Organic crystals allow creating flexible electronic devicesefficiency that promise a bright future for wet-processed organic optoelectroni
Organic crystals allow creating flexible electronic devices
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
efficiency that promise a bright future for wet-processed organic optoelectronics. Moreover, they made a double breakthrough using much simpler and cheaper technologies that previously were considered impractical. The scientists have... Read more
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PhysOrg
Film coating transforms contact lenses into computer screensinto the next generation of consumer electronics. Scientists from the Universi
Film coating transforms contact lenses into computer screens
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
into the next generation of consumer electronics. Scientists from the University of South Australia's Future Industries Institute have successfully completed "proof of concept" research on a polymer film coating that conducts electricity on a... Read more
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So Bad So Good
Dazzling Paintings By A 16-Year-Old That Will Impress Youthemselves. The 16-year-old artist only started painting 4 years ago after her
Dazzling Paintings By A 16-Year-Old That Will Impress You
So Bad So Good / Posted 4 days ago
themselves. The 16-year-old artist only started painting 4 years ago after her family opened the Arizona's Milan Art Institute - giving her the freedom to attend any class she took an interest in. She began to experiment with mix media and... Read more
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The Register
Brit boffins get green light to edit human genometo biological research. The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA
Brit boffins get green light to edit human genome
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
to biological research. The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) granted approval to London's Francis Crick Institute to explore the earliest moments of human life using the latest genetics research techniques. It is also the first... Read more
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Pendle Today
Scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill themto drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-primi
Scientists get cancer cells ‘addicted’ to drugs that will kill them
Pendle Today / Posted 4 days ago
to drugs that will kill them within minutes. The technique, called “mito-priming”, has been hailed by researchers as a breakthrough in the fight against the disease. Scientists the Beatson Institute in Glasgow, which is run by Cancer Research... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Three-Parent Babies Are OK, Experts Sayway until it's clear that dangerous mutations would not be passed down to futur
Three-Parent Babies Are OK, Experts Say
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
way until it's clear that dangerous mutations would not be passed down to future generations. "This will be an amazing breakthrough, benefiting patients who otherwise could not have healthy, genetically related children," said Dr. Owen Davis,... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical receives $7.9 million award for cancer researchLA JOLLA (KUSI) - The National Cancer Institute awarded the Sanford Burnham Pre
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical receives $7.9 million award for cancer research
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
LA JOLLA (KUSI) - The National Cancer Institute awarded the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute with a $7.9 million award for cancer research. Ze'ev Ronai, scientific director of the SBP's La Jolla campus, earned the NCI's Outstanding... Read more
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Herald Sun
Stonehenge ‘an equal opportunities temple’with the earlier burial mounds, where men seem to be more prominent.” Christie
Stonehenge ‘an equal opportunities temple’
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
with the earlier burial mounds, where men seem to be more prominent.” Christie Willis of the University College London Institute of Archaeology worked on the project, sorting through some 45kg of bone fragments. Her task was to identify which... Read more
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