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Pickering Laboratories’ artificial body fluids are made to official product testing specifications from AATCC, ISO, DIN, BS, EN and other worldwide standards...
2.24.2017
4:33pm
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Specac’s Pearl liquid analysis accessory allows the FTIR transmission analysis of various liquid types, from viscous to aqueous.
by Specac, Inc.
2.24.2017
4:31pm
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On February 24, 2017, Metrohm USA broke ground on its new North American headquarters located in Riverview, Florida. Scheduled to be completed in early 2018,...
by Metrohm USA, Inc.
2.24.2017
4:08pm
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Ticks are the ultimate vector of disease: tiny insects hauling a dizzying array of viruses and bacteria varying from continent to continent, and forest to...
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2.24.2017
3:18pm
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Sometime in the hours after poisoning the half brother of North Korea's leader, one of his two attackers began to vomit, Malaysian police said Friday. It was...
by Eileen Ng, Associated Press
2.24.2017
3:14pm
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Researchers have found a 700-percent surge in infections caused by bacteria from the Enterobacteriaceae family resistant to multiple kinds of antibiotics among...
by Case Western Reserve University
2.24.2017
3:08pm
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They traveled a huge distance, evaded a protective barrier, and found themselves in a strange and unwelcoming land. "They" are bacteria living in human lungs....
by University of Michigan, Medicine
2.24.2017
3:05pm
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Analysis of ancient human skulls found in southeastern Brazil are providing new insights into the complex narrative of human migration from our origins in sub-...
by University of Buffalo
2.24.2017
2:53pm
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Biologists expand on more than 150 years of textbook wisdom with a new explanation for wasp mimicry.
by University of Friburg
2.24.2017
2:49pm
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Chile’s Atacama Desert in the northern Quebrada Camarones region is notorious for having the highest levels of arsenic in the Americas. Exceeding 1 microgram...
2.24.2017
2:46pm
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Modern humans who do not have African ancestry can trace about two percent of their genome back to our closest evolutionary cousins, the Neanderthals. Now a...
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2.24.2017
10:05am
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Much like weather forecasting, West Nile Virus forecasts use a computer model to generate multiple simulations that mimic the behavior of an outbreak and are...
by Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health
2.24.2017
9:04am
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Last winter’s El Niño may have felt weak to residents of Southern California, but it was one of the most powerful weather events of the last 145 years,...
by National Science Foundation
2.24.2017
9:01am
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Data has shown that people who consistently sleep more than nine hours each night had double the risk of developing dementia in 10 years as compared to...
by Boston University Medical Center
2.24.2017
8:56am
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People who suffer long-term stress may also be more prone to obesity, according to research that involved examining hair samples for levels of cortisol, a...
by University College London
2.24.2017
8:51am
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A semiautonomous robot may soon be roaming agricultural fields gathering and transmitting real-time data about the growth and development of crops, which can...
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2.24.2017
8:47am
Product Announcement
As the “first phase of dissolution,” disintegration has always been of strong interest to pharmaceutical product manufacturers needing to conform to USP...
by Hanson Research
2.23.2017
4:43pm
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Sartorius Stedim Biotech’s SARTOFLOW Smart is an easy benchtop crossflow system for optimized ultra- and dia-filtration applications.
2.23.2017
4:41pm
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The 500 Series Gas Chromatograph from Ellutia can perform conventional and fast gas chromatography with an air-blown oven.
by Ellutia
2.23.2017
4:39pm
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The brainy teenagers of Britain drink more and smoke cannabis at greater rates – but are less likely to pick up the cigarette habit, according to a new study...
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2.23.2017
2:38pm
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A new study shows that it is not uncommon for cells in the brain to preferentially activate one copy over the other. The finding breaks basic tenants of...
by University of Utah Health Sciences
2.23.2017
2:03pm
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Nearly 10 years after a "doomsday" seed vault opened on an Arctic island, some 50,000 new samples from seed collections around the world have been deposited in...
by Matti Huuhtanen, Associated Press
2.23.2017
1:53pm
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A fruit and vegetable intake above five-a-day shows major benefit in reducing the chance of heart attack, stroke, cancer and early death, a new study shows.
by Imperial College London
2.23.2017
1:38pm
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Researchers have discovered that a subset of genes involved in daily circadian rhythms, or the "biological clock," only become active late in life or during...
by Oregon State University
2.23.2017
1:29pm
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A heel-down posture -- a feature that separates great apes, including humans, from other primates -- confers advantages in fighting, according to a new study.
by National Science Foundation
2.23.2017
1:13pm
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The Human Parechovirus, one of the causes of the common cold, has been with us for a long time. It is one among many strains that make the rounds each autumn...
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2.23.2017
9:52am
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Researchers have developed tiny nanoparticles that help convert carbon dioxide into methane using only ultraviolet light as an energy source. The team now...
by Duke University
2.23.2017
9:45am
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While most people born in rich countries will live longer by 2030, with women in South Korea projected to reach nearly 91, Americans will continue to have one...
by Maria Cheng, Associated Press
2.23.2017
9:37am
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We all do it; we all need it – humans and animals alike. Sleep is an essential behavior shared by nearly all animals and disruption of this process is...
by Florida Atlantic University
2.23.2017
9:32am
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Fructose, a form of sugar linked to obesity and diabetes, is converted in the human brain from glucose, according to a new study. The finding raises questions...
by Yale University
2.23.2017
9:28am