Gut Bugs Advance Alzheimer's Disease

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Study, published in Nature Scientific Reports, describes how reducing gut bacteria prevented the advancement of neurodegeneration in a mouse model of Alzheimer's Disease.

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The Birth of Hallucinomics?

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Bryan Roth's lab at UNC-Chapel Hill have solved the structure of the LSD-bound serotonin receptor. The work took several years to produce but could open up therapeutic approaches in the treatment of stress and headaches.

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Seven days in science - 24 Feb 2017

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

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Deciding When Not To Act On Instinct

Deciding When Not To Act On Instinct

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Scientists uncover neural connection that can prevent us acting on instinct.

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Efficient Single Nucleotide Editing with CRISPR
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IBS scientists succeeded in producing the first transgenic mice using a base editor made of cytidine deaminase fused to CRISPR-Cas9.

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A New Mechanism for Genetic Risk in Schizophrenia
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New research has identified sections of DNA associated with altered regulation of gene expression underlying schizophrenia.

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Richmond Pharmacology Opens New London Centre on Rare Diseases Day
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Richmond Pharmacology, one of the UK’s leading early-phase contract research organisations, have today opened their new research facility in London Bridge.

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