New Tests Help Detect Drivers Impaired by Marijuana Consumption

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Roadside saliva tests for tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) following consumption of edibles, show that lower THC cutoff points are needed for these tests to effectively detect marijuana ingestion.

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Integrating Electronics with the Human Body

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Recipient of this year’s IEEE EMBS Trailblazer Award, Dr. Rogers tells us a little about his career and the work his lab is doing to develop biocompatible electronics such as the Lab on the Skin.

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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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Regenerative Medicine: Repairing Rather than Replacing

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We take a look at the development of some advanced regenerative medicine treatments that incorporate tissue transplants, drugs, and genetic engineering.

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Deciding When Not To Act On Instinct

Deciding When Not To Act On Instinct

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Scientists uncover neural connection that can prevent us acting on instinct.

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Harnessing the Power of CRISPR to Help Fight Cancer
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New findings underscore the potential of CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing to advance immunotherapies for cancer.

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How Do Breast Cancer Stem Cells Resist Chemotherapy?
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Researchers have identified a biochemical pathway that triggers the regrowth of breast cancer stem cells after chemotherapy.

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Rapid Detection of Ebola
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A new, cost-effective technique has been developed which can detect Ebola within minutes, and could be used for real-time detection of the virus.

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