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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Vaccines in the 21st Century

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Learn how vaccines have been saving lives since 1798 and continue to do so in the 21st Century thanks to the cutting-edge science underlying their development.

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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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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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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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Giant Shipworm a Huge Example of Chemoautotrophic Symbiosis

Giant Shipworm a Huge Example of Chemoautotrophic Symbiosis

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The cellular symbiosis is so effective the shipworm doesn't need to eat. Understanding these animal/bacteria symbioses will shed light on disease mechanisms and the development of antibiotics.

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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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Treating Solid Tumors with T-cells
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Researchers have looked at how the signaling molecules of T-cells affect the immediate tumor environment, which includes the connective tissue as well as the blood vessels that supply the tumor.

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Tempus, UPenn Team Up to Improve Leukemia Treatment
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Tempus has formed a second collaboration with Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center to improve and personalize treatment for patients diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia (AML).

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