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Biodegradation of Synthetic Plastic in the Marine Habitat

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Ocean plastics have been identified as a serious global health issue. Accumulating data on marine plastics, however, is giving us a better appreciation of the challenges and opportunities that exist for harnessing marine microbes capable of biodegrading plastics to help tackle the marine plastic problem.

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Leveraging Pseudoviruses in the Face of the COVID-19 Pandemic

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The incredible efforts of scientists and public health agencies worldwide in response to SARS-CoV-2 has resulted in the emergency use authorization and rapid deployment of antibody-based countermeasures, including therapies and vaccines. Their effectiveness is typically measured in a neutralization assay, however, biosafety restrictions make working with SARS-CoV-2 challenging. We take a look at how pseudovirus may offer an alternative tool.

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The Development of Natural Killer Cells for Solid Tumor Treatment

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We interviewed Jan Davidson MD., PhD., the newly appointed chief medical officer at Wugen to learn more about the company's agreement with Washington University to further their Memory NK Cell program.

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Chronic Sinusitis May Alter Brain Activity

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New research links sinus inflammation with alterations in brain activity, specifically with the neural networks that modulate cognition, introspection and response to external stimuli.

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CRISPRoff: A New Addition to the CRISPR Toolbox
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Researchers have described a new gene-editing technology called CRISPRoff that allows researchers to control gene expression with high specificity while leaving the sequence of the DNA unchanged. The method is stable enough to be inherited through hundreds of cell divisions, and is also fully reversible.

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IL-33 Implicated in SARS-CoV-2 Immunity
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Researchers have unveiled a novel feature of COVID-19 immunity, which could have implications for future therapies. The study points to the involvement of Interleukin 33 when immune cells encounter Sars-CoV-2 for a second time.

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Sulfur Compounds in Green Vegetables Promote Growth of Important Gut Bacteria
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Scientists have analyzed how microbes in the gut process the plant-based, sulfur-containing sugar sulfoquinovose. The study discovered that specialized bacteria cooperate in the utilization of the sulfosugar, producing hydrogen sulfide, known to have positive and negative effects on health.

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Stay Up-to-Date With COVID-19 Drug Development
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Researchers are working tirelessly to design new drugs and repurpose existing drugs against the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.

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Teach Me in 10 Hub Page
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At Technology Networks we understand the importance of time. That's why we've launched Teach Me in 10 a video series that challenges scientists to present and summarize their research area, a scientific concept, or technology in ten minutes or less.

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Stay Up-to-Date With COVID-19 Vaccine Development
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Technology Networks is committed to keeping you updated with the latest research in this space. Here, you'll find a curation of our latest COVID-19 vaccine-related content.

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The Long Run: Keeping an Eye on COVID-19 Vaccines
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In this opinion article, Michael S Kinch seeks to summarize key concerns and opportunities facing COVID-19 vaccines as we look towards the future.

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Non-Invasive Biomarker Can Track and Verify Senolytic Drug Efficacy
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In a new study published in Cell Metabolism, scientists share their discovery of a novel, non-invasive biomarker test that can be utilized to measure and track the performance of senolytic drugs.

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The Coronavirus Pandemic
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On December 31, 2019, the first cases of a novel coronavirus were identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. Here, we curate a collection of news and content related to what has become the COVID-19 pandemic.

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