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The Skin Microbiome: A Healthy Bacterial Balance

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Our skin is home to billions of microorganisms, the vast majority of which are bacteria. Much like the microbiome in our gut, these microbes play a crucial part in keeping us healthy. Researchers are working out whether restoring the balance can treat some medical conditions.

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Automation in the Lab of the Future

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Automation, hand-in-hand with digitalization, is one of the founding principles of the Lab of the Future. In this infographic, we explore the potential benefits and challenges of adopting automation solutions in the lab.

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Overcoming Challenges in PFAS Detection

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Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) became popular due to their many beneficial properties. Unfortunately, these substances were subsequently found to have downsides too. In this article, we hear about the hazards posed by PFAS and the detection challenges faced by analysts.

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Innate Immune System Can Make Things Worse in Severe COVID-19

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In patients with severe COVID-19, the innate immune system overreacts. This overreaction may underlie the formation of blood clots (thrombi) and deterioration in oxygen saturation that affect the patients.

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Algorithm Racks Up Superhuman Scores in 55 Classic Atari Games
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Researchers have published a paper documenting the ability of an innovative AI system, dubbed Go-Explore, to outperform both human and state-of-the-art algorithmic rivals at an entire suite of classic Atari 2600 games now used as benchmarks for machine intelligence.

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Gut Microbiome Changes Linked to Alzheimer's-Like Behavior
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New research in mice published today in the journal Scientific Reports strengthens the growing scientific consensus regarding the role of the gut microbiome in neurodegenerative disorders including Alzheimer's disease.

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Artificial Brain Reveals Optical Illusion Secrets
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In using data from human motion perception studies, researchers have trained an artificial neural network to estimate the speed and direction of image sequences. The study uses the system to describe how space and time information is combined in our brain to produce our perceptions, or misperceptions, of moving images.

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Why Are Some Coronavirus Strains More Infectious Than Others?
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What makes one coronavirus more infectious than the other? The lab of or Dr Mahmoud Moradi at the University of Arkansas has used molecular simulations, performed at the Texas Advanced Computing Center and the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, to investigate this question.

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Teach Me in 10
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At Technology Networks we understand the importance of time. That's why we've launched Teach Me in 10 a video series that challenges scientists to present and summarize their research area, a scientific concept, or technology in ten minutes or less.

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The Coronavirus Pandemic
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On December 31, 2019, the first cases of a novel coronavirus were identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. Here, we curate a collection of news and content related to what has become the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Advances in Antibody Screening
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In this article, we explore recent developments in antibody screening that can quickly identify and prioritize antibodies for further development.

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Gas Chromatography
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In this article, we bring together resources from the across the site on gas chromatography, how it works, its pairing with downstream techniques and what its applications are.

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Stay Up-to-Date With COVID-19 Vaccine Development
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Technology Networks is committed to keeping you updated with the latest research in this space. In this article, you'll find a curation of our latest COVID-19 vaccine-related content.

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