Animal Model For Rare Brain Disease H-ABC Found

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Professor Ian Duncan describes his 29-year quest to understand the root-cause of a brain disease he identified in rats, and in doing so has found the link to a fatal and rare childhood brain disease in humans, H-ABC. Meaning the development of a cure is now possible.

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Genomic Screen of Arabidopsis Paves Way to New Therapies

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Vanderbilt researchers used a global co-expression network approach to map genes to metabolic pathways in Arabidopsis, providing a powerful resource for the development of novel therapies from plants.

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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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E-Cigarettes and 21st Century Toxicology

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21st Century Toxicology provides a wealth of new technology that can enable faster, more accurate and more physiologically relevant eCigarette product safety assessment. And it avoids the need for animal testing.

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Medical Research Council Scientists Repurpose Two Drugs That arrest neurodegeneration in mice

Medical Research Council Scientists Repurpose Two Drugs That arrest neurodegeneration in mice

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MRC researchers have identified two drugs currently used to treat other conditions slow down neurodegeneration in animal models.

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Enamine, EMBL Partner on Cancer Drug Discovery Research
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A strategic agreement between Europe’s flagship laboratory for basic research in molecular biology and the world’s largest medicinal chemistry design house.

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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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Metrion and Venomtech Collaborate
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Combining Metrion's electrophysiological expertise and screening capability with Venomtech's compound library and venom-based drug discovery expertise will rapidly exploit and develop novel tools for ion channel drug discovery research.

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