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Brain Regions Implicated in Mental Disorders Influenced by Neanderthal Genes
Brain Regions Implicated in Mental Disorders Influenced by Neanderthal Genes
News   Jul 26, 2017

Findings indicate that the more a person’s genome carries genetic vestiges of Neanderthals, the more certain parts of his or her brain and skull resemble those of humans’ evolutionary cousins that went extinct 40,000 years ago.

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Genes Can Influence the Mutation, Activity of Nearby Genes
Genes Can Influence the Mutation, Activity of Nearby Genes
News   Jul 26, 2017

Study shows that a gene’s neighborhood can influence whether and how the activity of a gene changes.

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CRISPR Reveals New Targets for Promising  Cancer Drugs
CRISPR Reveals New Targets for Promising Cancer Drugs
News   Jul 20, 2017

Novel screening method identifies new drug targets that could potentially enhance the effectiveness of PD-1 checkpoint inhibitors, a promising new class of cancer immunotherapy.

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Sysmex Partners with Laboratories to Deliver Improved QC Management
Sysmex Partners with Laboratories to Deliver Improved QC Management
News   Jul 18, 2017

Sysmex America has announced its latest innovation: a way to make quality assurance easier and more risk free than manual quality control processes.

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Analytik Jena Sells AJ Blomesystem
Analytik Jena Sells AJ Blomesystem
News   Jul 18, 2017

By taking over the LIMS business, the GUS Group is expanding its offering of solutions both for the process industry as well as for analyzing and controlling institutes and is thus expanding its position as a process expert.

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Synthetic Material to Support Stem Cells Developed
Synthetic Material to Support Stem Cells Developed
News   Jul 18, 2017

New substrates have been developed which can be used to raise stem cells for a wide variety of uses.

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Artel Participates in Study Mission Workshop at Lean Operations Summit
Artel Participates in Study Mission Workshop at Lean Operations Summit
News   Jul 17, 2017

Artel will host and be involved in an on-site Study Mission as part of the Lean Operations Summit on August 10th.

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Study Indicates 75% of Human Genome is Non-functional
Study Indicates 75% of Human Genome is Non-functional
News   Jul 16, 2017

An evolutionary biologist at the University of Houston has published new calculations that indicate no more than 25 percent of the human genome is functional.

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Big-Data Analysis Points Toward New Drug Discovery Method
Big-Data Analysis Points Toward New Drug Discovery Method
News   Jul 16, 2017

A research team has developed a computational method to systematically probe massive amounts of open-access data to discover new ways to use drugs, including some that have already been approved for other uses.

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New Algorithms Help Extract 3-D Biological Structure from Limited Data
New Algorithms Help Extract 3-D Biological Structure from Limited Data
News   Jul 16, 2017

CAMERA researchers capitalize on their Multi-Tiered Iterative Phasing approach to determine molecular structure of proteins and viruses from X-ray free electron laser data.

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