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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The Role of the Microbiome in Diagnostics

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We spoke to Dr. Stephen Minger to learn about the role that the microbiome can play in diagnostics.

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Genomic Screen of Arabidopsis Paves Way to New Therapies

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Vanderbilt researchers used a global co-expression network approach to map genes to metabolic pathways in Arabidopsis, providing a powerful resource for the development of novel therapies from plants.

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Representation of Multiple Body Parts in the Missing-Hand Brain Area Smashes Dogma

Representation of Multiple Body Parts in the Missing-Hand Brain Area Smashes Dogma

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UCL neuroscientists scan brains of congenital one-handers and discover sensorimotor reorganization of the missing-hand territory, suggesting our current teaching on hard-wired brain organization may be wrong.

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Wired-up wrong: Faulty Axonal Targeting Causes Serotonin Imbalance and Depression-Like Behavior
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Columbia University researchers publish two papers in Science that capture the detrimental effect of faulty serotonergic wiring

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Stem Cells Edited to Fight Arthritis
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Using CRISPR technology, a team of researchers has rewired stem cells' genetic circuits to produce an anti-inflammatory arthritis drug when the cells encounter inflammation.

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Sleeping Pills Linked to Increased Incidence of Hip Fracture, in the Elderly
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Newly prescribed hypnotics have been linked with an increased risk of hip fracture in the elderly.

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