Sustainable Catalysis With Iron Salts

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Researchers have developed a catalytic method that uses iron, one of the cheapest, most abundant metals on Earth.

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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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Leaf-Inspired Continuous-Flow Photochemistry

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Solar-powered photomicroreactor harnesses Sun's energy for continuous flow photoredox reactions.

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Do You Have A Games Console? You Could Be Solving The Structure Of Proteins

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Sjors Scheres solves the 3D structures of proteins. In this article, he tells us how Cryo-Electron Microscopy is shining new light on the workings of the protein machines in our cells.

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Academic Drug Discovery: New Compound To Treat ALS

Academic Drug Discovery: New Compound To Treat ALS

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123C4 is a new compound developed by academics at UC Riverside, US, that internalizes EphA4 receptor, delaying the progression of motor neuron death.

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Building Better Cancer Models
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Study shows that the aberrant genetic signatures found in aggressive cancers are not random but reflect selective forces in tumor evolution.

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A One Two Punch for Brain Cancer
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A promising combination of immunotherapies for brain cancer tumours has demonstrated a high cure rate in mice.

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Rapid HIV Nanosensor 100,000 Times More Sensitive Than Current Tests
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Nanomechanical optoplasmonic HIV test is 100,000 times more sensitive than current clinical testing methods. It can detect the presence of the virus within the first week of infection, and takes just 4.5hours to complete.

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