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A group of scientists have created a stretchy patch that, applied directly to the skin, wicks up sweat and assesses how much cortisol a person is producing.
by Stanford University
7.20.2018
2:39pm
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In a new study researchers have shown that the perception of sweetness depends on molecular interactions between specific sugars and water in the saliva.
by American Chemical Society
7.20.2018
2:28pm
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A new study indicates that under the right conditions, scientists can get real-time hormonal data by collecting the spray from whales’ blowholes.
by David Sharp, Associated Press
7.20.2018
2:20pm
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Would you want to know if you harbor a gene linked to Alzheimer’s or another incurable disease? A new poll finds most Americans would.
by Lauren Neergaard and Emily Swanson, Associated Press
7.20.2018
2:10pm
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Scientists have used a high-throughput CRISPR-based technique to rapidly map the functions of nearly 500 genes in human cells, many of them never before...
by University of California, San Francisco
7.20.2018
1:47pm
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Despite being studied for decades, the chemotherapy drug cisplatin is revealing new aspects of how it works.
by Emory University
7.20.2018
11:50am
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A modified form of botulinum toxin gives long-lasting pain relief in mice without adverse effects and, in time, could replace opioid drugs as a safe and...
by University College London
7.20.2018
11:17am
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Researchers were recently surprised to discover fully formed gut and skin cells in the thymus.
by Nicholas Weiler, University of California San Francisco
7.20.2018
11:01am
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Binge drinking is never healthy, but the behavior brings the greatest risks for young adolescents.
by Columbia University
7.20.2018
10:45am
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Back in the early days of telecommunications, engineers devised a clever way to send multiple telephone calls through a single wire at the same time. New...
by Kara Manke, Duke University
7.20.2018
10:26am
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HEMCO Corporation's new UniFlow CE AireStream is a full duty fume hood in a compact size that offers 50 percent energy savings over conventional hoods.
by HEMCO Corporation
7.20.2018
9:57am
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Researchers have tested a new method for directly measuring synaptic loss in individuals with Alzheimer's disease.
by Yale University
7.20.2018
9:49am
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The reason why some people find it so hard to resist finishing an entire bag of chips may lie with how their brain responds to food rewards, leaving them more...
by Penn State
7.20.2018
9:35am
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Scientists have developed a new method to enable miniature drug-filled nanocarriers to dock on to immune cells that in turn attack tumors.
by Universitaet Mainz
7.20.2018
9:28am
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A new device safely traps delicate sea creatures inside a folding polyhedral enclosure and lets them go without harm using a novel, origami-inspired design.
by The City University of New York
7.20.2018
9:21am
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Warming streams and rivers could be disproportionately contributing to the amount of planet-warming greenhouse gases, according to a new study.
by University of Birmingham
7.20.2018
9:13am
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A chemist has identified the cell wall structure of one of the most prevalent and deadly fungi that could usher in a new era of antifungal drug development to...
by Louisiana State University
7.20.2018
9:06am
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Deep in the ocean's twilight zone, swarms of ravenous single-celled organisms may be altering Earth's carbon cycle in ways scientists never expected, according...
by Florida State University
7.19.2018
2:56pm
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A team of researchers have developed a new analytical tool to effectively and efficiently predict such candidate genes.
by Baylor College of Medicine
7.19.2018
2:48pm
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Researchers showed that falling temperatures may be accompanied by rising numbers of deaths from stroke, especially among people over 65.
by FUNDAÇÃO DE AMPARO À PESQUISA DO ESTADO DE SÃO PAULO
7.19.2018
2:34pm
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Virus particles that infect bacteria can work together to overcome antiviral defenses, new research shows.
by University of Exeter
7.19.2018
2:19pm
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In adults over 70, exposure to general anesthesia and surgery is associated with a subtle decline in memory and thinking skills, according to new research.
by Mayo Clinic
7.19.2018
2:01pm
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High bitter-taste sensitivity is associated with a significantly increased risk of cancer in older British women, according to researchers who conducted a...
by Pennsylvania State University
7.19.2018
1:54pm
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Connections found between incomplete pregnancies and number of children.
by American Academy of Neurology
7.19.2018
11:23am
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In many parts of the world there is great shame and stigma tied to vitiligo, an autoimmune disease of the skin that causes disfiguring white spots, which can...
by John Harris, The Conversation
7.19.2018
10:18am
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Thermo Fisher Scientific introduces its next-generation Thermo Scientific GENESYS UV-Vis spectrophotometers that offer accessibility and automation to users in...
by Thermo Fisher Scientific
7.19.2018
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The collapse of the earliest civilizations was caused by droughts and global cooling. Now the pivotal events have delineated for declaring it the beginning to...
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7.19.2018
10:05am
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Scientists have found that deleting a single gene in a particular strain of gut bacteria causes changes in metabolism and reduced weight gain in mice,...
by eLife
7.19.2018
10:04am
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A new form of solar-powered supercapacitor could help make future wearable technologies lighter and more energy-efficient.
by University of Glasgow
7.19.2018
9:55am
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The technique allows researchers to combine segments of bone engineered from stem cells to create large scale, personalized grafts that will enhance treatment...
by New York Stem Cell Foundation
7.19.2018
9:53am