High Purity Plasma Extraction

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To learn about some of the challenges of extracting plasma from blood, and how a recently developed microfluidic device could help overcome some of these, we spoke to Dr. Weihua Li.

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"On the Head..." Heading The Ball Linked With Neurodegeneration

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The brains of several ex-professional soccer players were assessed for damage linked to heading the ball.

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From Cajal To Now

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We compare the pioneering drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal with modern-day images from the same brain areas.

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Clinical Data Trends, Issues and Developments

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Learn about how you can keep up with increasingly complex, vast data sets clinical data sets.

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Neurodegeneration Linked To Concussion

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Researchers provide evidence that mild traumatic brain injury is associated with greater neurodegeneration and reduced memory performance in people genetically at risk of Alzheimer's Disease.

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Two New Types Of Brain Cells Underlie Obesity

Two New Types Of Brain Cells Underlie Obesity

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A molecular census of the Arcuate and Median Eminence of the Hypothalamus has uncovered 50 new types of neurons. Two of these new types of neurons express genes known to be implicated in obesity.

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Dynamin1 Found to be in Aggressive Cancer Cells
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The two studies find that dynamin1 (Dyn1), a protein once thought to be present only in nerve cells of the brain and spinal cord, is also found in aggressive cancer cells.

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Excess Lipoproteins May Cause Chronic Kidney Stones in Children.
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Excess lipoproteins and fatty acids may be associated with the development of painful and often chronic kidney stones in children.

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Microbiomes Influence Metabolic Disease
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The microbiome has been shown to work in tandem with the genes of a host organism to regulate insulin secretion.

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