Seven days in science - 21 April 2017

Quiz

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

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Class B G Protein-Coupled Receptor Structure Solved by Cryo-EM

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Researchers at Monash University solve structure of drug target for osteoperosis, diabetes and obesity.

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Nanoparticles Reprogram Immune Cells to Fight Cancer in the Body

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Fred Hutch researchers have developed nanoparticles that can deliver DNA to T-cells, reprogramming them to fight cancer, in the body.

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15 Best Signs from the March for Science

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We take a look at a selection of the best signs from the March for Science.

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Frog Slime Peptide as a Universal Vaccine?

Frog Slime Peptide as a Universal Vaccine?

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Emory scientists have discovered a peptide, urumin, in frog slime that disrupts the integrity of the flu virus.

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Reversing Gene Damage to Treat Blindness
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n mouse models, advanced gene editing tool reprogrammed photoreceptor rods to mutation-resistant cones.

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How Cancer Evades the Immune System
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A team of scientists from Singapore has discovered new ways in which cancers can escape the body’s immune system.

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Malaria Parasite Protein Shows Promise as Cancer Therapeutic
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A drug created from a malaria protein stopped tumour growth of chemotherapy-resistant bladder cancer, offering hope for cancer patients not responding to standard treatments.

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