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MIT researchers have developed a way to make extremely high-resolution images of tissue samples, at a fraction of the cost of other techniques that offer similar resolution.

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Quiz: 7 Days in Science -28th April 2017

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From Whales to Marches to Super-Charged Booze.

Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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Behind the Science, S2-Ep1: Classic rock & HPLC with Pat McDonald

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Every good rock band starts in the basement. So that's where we're heading ... to the basement of Waters to see the first chromatography systems! Pat McDonald, corporate fellow emeritus at Waters, tells us about Jim Waters and Waters Associates' inventions.

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Marching for Science in London

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Hear from the organisers, speakers, and protesters at London's March for Science.

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8 New Biomarkers Discovered to Aid Earlier Cancer Diagnosis
8 New Biomarkers Discovered to Aid Earlier Cancer Diagnosis
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A highly sensitive method that can detect even the earlier stages of colorectal cancer has been developed by researchers in Japan.

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Fighting Infectious Diseases Using 3D Weapons
Fighting Infectious Diseases Using 3D Weapons
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Research team achieves a significant milestone in the effort to understand pathogens responsible for some of the world’s most deadly infectious diseases.

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Game-Changing PanDDA Method Unveils Previously Hidden 3D Structure Data
Game-Changing PanDDA Method Unveils Previously Hidden 3D Structure Data
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The new Pan-Dataset Density Analysis (PanDDA) method extracts the picture of the bound compound in exceptionally clear and unambiguous detail.

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A Promising Model for a Devastating Genetic Deficiency
A Promising Model for a Devastating Genetic Deficiency
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Study describes how a complete knockout of the Ngly1 gene in mice leads to death just before birth, which can be partially rescued by the second knockout of another gene called Engase.

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Sunflower Seeds Identified as Source of Potent Liver Carcinogen
Sunflower Seeds Identified as Source of Potent Liver Carcinogen
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Michigan State University researchers have shown that sunflower seeds are frequently contaminated with a toxin produced by molds and pose an increased health risk in many low-income countries worldwide.

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Gut Bacteria Offers Protection from Type 2 Diabetes
Gut Bacteria Offers Protection from Type 2 Diabetes
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According to researchers, the results of their study illustrate the importance of intestinal bacteria's contribution to the operation of diet, metabolism and health interface.

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