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Could a Breathalyzer Detect Cancer?

Discover how scientists are analyzing compounds in the breath to create a versatile breathalyzer capable of detecting disease.
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Hacking Bacteria To Fight Disease

Explore how synthetic biologists are programming bacteria to fight cancer by manipulating their DNA.
How Does Chemotherapy Work?
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How Does Chemotherapy Work?

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The Scientific Hangover Cure
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The Scientific Hangover Cure

Don't want a hangover, but love the weekend a bit too much? You've heard all the myths and tried all the pills - but what legitimate ways can you prevent and cure your hangover? Follow these scientifically analysed steps and you'll wake up on your way to being a normal, functioning human again!
Organoids for Drug Discovery
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Organoids for Drug Discovery

Dr Bahar Ramezanpour, VP Business Development, Hubrecht Organoid Technology, explains the advantages of using organoids over traditional cell culture systems and how they are used to develop therapeutics.
Can You Solve the Virus Riddle? - Lisa Winer
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Can You Solve the Virus Riddle? - Lisa Winer

Your research team has found a prehistoric virus preserved in the permafrost and isolated it for study. After a late night working, you’re just closing up the lab when a sudden earthquake hits and breaks all the sample vials. Will you be able to destroy the virus before the vents open and unleash a deadly airborne plague? Lisa Winer shows how.
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If "A Star Is Born" Was Literally About A Star Being Born (Lady Gaga Shallow Parody)

The formation of a star, supernovas, black holes - all with the help of Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper!
A New Way To Detect More Cancers Earlier
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A New Way To Detect More Cancers Earlier

Dr Anne Marie Lennon of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, describes a new way to detect eight common types of cancer (esophagus, stomach, colon, pancreas, liver, breast, lung, and ovarian) using a simple blood test. The technique combines genetic indicators with blood protein markers to identify these cancers earlier than ever before, while avoiding false positives.
Decoding Cancer Immunology: Hunting Hidden Tumors
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Decoding Cancer Immunology: Hunting Hidden Tumors

The immune system is constantly on the lookout for threats, but cancer isn’t always easy to spot. Some cancer cells can fly under the radar. Now, advanced sequencing technologies are enabling scientists to investigate the unique genetics of both cancers and immune responses in individual patients. This means researchers can develop treatments that boost the immune system and help the body win its battle against cancer.
Prostate Cancer: Brachytherapy’s Fight for Survival
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Prostate Cancer: Brachytherapy’s Fight for Survival

Brachytherapy has a robust track record as a treatment for prostate cancer. But this treatment seems to be going out of fashion, in favor of more modern, more expensive alternatives. Since evidence suggests that brachytherapy is cost-effective for some patients, many oncologists are keen to make sure it remains an option.

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