Seven days in science - 21 April 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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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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Marching for Science in London

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Hear from the organisers, speakers, and protesters at London's March for Science.

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Antisense Oligonucleotide Shows Promise in Treatment of ALS and Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 2

Antisense Oligonucleotide Shows Promise in Treatment of ALS and Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 2

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Two teams investigated whether an antisense oligonucleotide drug that turns off the ATXN2 gene could be used as a potential therapy in mouse models of these diseases.

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Removing Old Cells Could Prevent Joint Degeneration
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Researchers find that removing senescent cells prevents joint degradation after injury and promotes renewal in mouse joints.

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Game-Changing PanDDA Method Unveils Previously Hidden 3D Structure Data
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The new Pan-Dataset Density Analysis (PanDDA) method extracts the picture of the bound compound in exceptionally clear and unambiguous detail.

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INTERVALS the Open Access Transparent Toxciology Data-Sharing Initative
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INTERVALS is a website and resources enabling high-quality sharing of toxicological data among the inhalation science community.

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