7 Projects That Are Harnessing the Power of Big Data

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This list highlights 7 enormous projects that are harnessing the power of big data to solve big problems in science.

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Thaw, Plate, Incubate: Cryopreserved Hepatocyte Thawing and Plating Instructions

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This video guide provides step-by-step instructions on the proper way to thaw, plate, and incubate cryopreserved hepatocytes for optimal results.

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Professor Anita Maguire Tells Us About How and Why Her Lab Performs Chemistry in Flow

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Lab Tube Meets Prof. Anita Macguire at Flow Chem Europe 2017. Anita describes how and why her lab performs their organic chemistry reactions in Flow.

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Lissencephaly Modeled in a Dish for the First Time

Lissencephaly Modeled in a Dish for the First Time

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Researchers describe how cells from patients with the severe developmental disease lissencephaly differ from healthy cells. The method can provide vital new knowledge on difficult-to-study congenital diseases.

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Cancer Cells’ Energy Source Blocked by Natural Compound
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Researchers have not only untangled an unusual wiring system that cancer cells use for carbohydrate metabolism, but also identified a natural compound that appears to selectively shut down this system in laboratory studies.

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APC Protein Deletion Disrupts Cell Signalling and Could Cause Autism
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Researchers show deletion of the protein APC in progenitor cells leads to massive disruption of brain development and a signaling cascade previously linked to genes associated with autism.

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How do Poison Frogs Protect Themselves Against Their Own Neurotoxin?
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Scientists are a step closer to resolving a related head-scratcher, how do these frogs keep from poisoning themselves?

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