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Microelectronics has transformed our lives. Cellphones, earbuds, pacemakers, defibrillators – all these and more rely on microelectronics’ very small electronic designs and components. Microelectronics has changed the way we collect, process and transmit information.Such devices, …
Microelectronics has transformed our lives. Cellphones, earbuds, pacemakers, defibrillators – all these and more rely on microelectronics’ very small electronic designs …
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Cancer cells are vulnerable to high doses of vitamin C when there are low levels of catalase enzyme.As a cancer therapy, vitamin C has an intermittent history. Researchers at the University of Iowa now …
Cancer cells are vulnerable to high doses of vitamin C when there are low levels of catalase enzyme.As a …
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Preclinical evidence supports taking a stem cell-based treatment for life-threatening infections forward into human clinical trials. Most attempts to transform exciting findings from laboratories into clinical treatments are unsuccessful. One reason for this may be …
Preclinical evidence supports taking a stem cell-based treatment for life-threatening infections forward into human clinical trials. Most attempts to transform …
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A team of scientists from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found a way to get skin to regenerate using fat cells, something that was previously thought to be impossible …
A team of scientists from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found a way to get …
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A new method of stimulating the renewal of living stem cells in tooth pulp using an Alzheimer's drug has been discovered by a team of researchers at King's College London.Following trauma or an infection, …
A new method of stimulating the renewal of living stem cells in tooth pulp using an Alzheimer's drug has been …
Scientists explore the possibility of egg-free fertilization. Scientists in the United Kingdom say it may be possible one day to create human babies without the need for an egg.Until now, biologists believed that …
Scientists explore the possibility of egg-free fertilization. Scientists in the United Kingdom say it may be possible one day …
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There are a number of research teams working on discovering new, safer ways to deliver cancer-fighting drugs to a tumor without causing damage to healthy cells. Others are researching different ways to boost the body’…
There are a number of research teams working on discovering new, safer ways to deliver cancer-fighting drugs to a tumor …
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Osteolectin, a factor produced by particular bone marrow and bone cells, appears to coax skeletal stem cells to form new bone.Osteoporosis affects over 200 million people worldwide. While there are bisphosphonate drugs and HRT treatments …
Osteolectin, a factor produced by particular bone marrow and bone cells, appears to coax skeletal stem cells to form new …
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The bionic pancreas system developed by Boston University (BU) investigators proved better than either conventional or sensor-augmented insulin pump therapy at managing blood sugar levels in patients with type 1 diabetes living at home, with no …
The bionic pancreas system developed by Boston University (BU) investigators proved better than either conventional or sensor-augmented insulin pump therapy …
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Sunlight allows us to make vitamin D, credited with healthier living, but a surprise research finding could reveal another powerful benefit of getting some sun.Georgetown University Medical Center researchers have found that sunlight, through …
Sunlight allows us to make vitamin D, credited with healthier living, but a surprise research finding could reveal another powerful …
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