8 Stories of Lab Safety Gone Wrong

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Read about eight incidents from which we can all learn important lessons about lab safety.

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Molecular Mechanism That Enable Neuronal Connections to Change With Development Discovered

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Researchers from King's College London have discovered a molecular mechanism that enables neuronal connections to change through experience, thus fuelling learning and memory formation.

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Tomorrow’s Quantitation Today

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In the past, quantitation was done by searching for and quantifying a list of known molecules. As the world changes, the compounds and products being analyzed are changing as well. Tomorrow’s quantitation leverages both qualitative and quantitative analysis.

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Seven days in science - 10 March 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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Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
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Known as Dry Ion Localization and Locomotion (DRILL), the new device creates a swirling flow that can separate electrospray droplets depending on their size.

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Biopolar Biomarkers May Differ Between Men and Women
Biopolar Biomarkers May Differ Between Men and Women
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Penn State researchers have found that men and women react differently to compounds associated with the immune system's response to bipolar disorder.

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Agilent Presents Early Career Professor Award to Dr. Gary Patti
Agilent Presents Early Career Professor Award to Dr. Gary Patti
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Professor Gary Patti from Washington University earns the prestigious Early Career Professor Award for his work in Metabolomics.

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Thermo, SRI International Collaborate to Enhance Small Molecule Research
Thermo, SRI International Collaborate to Enhance Small Molecule Research
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Thermo set to collaborate with SRI International to combine results of Orbitrap LC/MS experiments with organism-specific metabolic pathway and genome data to improve small molecule research and analysis.

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Inflammatory Biomarkers Indicating Brain Injury Identified
Inflammatory Biomarkers Indicating Brain Injury Identified
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Researchers at the University of Birmingham have identified inflammatory biomarkers which indicate whether the brain has suffered injury. It is hoped that the biomarkers could be used to develop a diagnostic test to rapidly detect brain injury at the scene of an incident.

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Metabolomic Analysis Reveals Underlying Cause of Weaker Bones in Diabetic Mice
Metabolomic Analysis Reveals Underlying Cause of Weaker Bones in Diabetic Mice
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Investigators report that hyperglycemic mice have a 24-fold higher accumulation of succinate in the metabolic pathways of their bone marrow stromal cells.

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