Positive Allosteric Modulator Improves Neurodegenerative Outcomes

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Global collaboration shows positive allosteric modulation of M1 Muscarinic receptors slows prion neurodegeneration and restores memory loss.

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Challenges of Developing Paper Based Diagnostic Devices

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John Brennan, Professor and Director, Biointerfaces Institute, McMaster University tells us about some of the challenges of developing paper based diagnostic devices.

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The DNA dilemma

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It's essential to the existence of all the life forms we've discovered so far. But, how much do you actually know about this mighty molecule?

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The Lipidyzer™ Platform: A Revolutionary Tool for Understanding the Role of Lipids in Disease

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In this webinar, Baljit Ubhi will discuss the challenges in lipid analysis for quantitation.

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Leaf-Inspired Continuous-Flow Photochemistry

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Solar-powered photomicroreactor harnesses Sun's energy for continuous flow photoredox reactions.

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Smartphone Microscope Developed

Smartphone Microscope Developed

The microscope can image and analyze DNA sequences and genetic mutations without having to first extract DNA from samples, making use in remote locations possible.

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Breakthrough in Understanding Oesophageal Tumour Resistance

Scientists from Trinity College Dublin have identified that loss of miR-17 from cancer stem cells is associated with oesophageal tumour resistance to radiotherapy.

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The Type of Sugar You Eat Determines Your Risk for Chronic Disease

The type of sugar you eat, and not just the calorie count, may determine your risk for chronic disease. A new study is the first of its kind to compare the effects of two types of sugar on metabolic and vascular function

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Making Strides in Sickle Cell Disease Research

The world's largest sickle stem cell disease library will contain a diverse range of samples that can be used to study the disease and develop therapeutics.

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