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Rhesus Monkey Study Exposes Zika’s Hiding Places

Article   May 18, 2017 | By Ruairi Mackenzie BSc

Zika Virus Persists in Brain and Lymph Tissue for up to 72 Days


Microglia Transmit Pain to the Brain During Stress


Chronic pain is a multifaceted disorder that causes profound disability worldwide. It has long been known that psychological stress contributes to adverse chronic pain outcomes in patients, but it is unclear how this is initiated or amplified by stress. Now, researchers have published results showing that activation of microglia in the mouse spinal cord is responsible for increased pain sensitivity in response to stress.


Overcoming Challenges in Biopharma: Transformational Innovation is Key


Looking at the industry growth and the complexities of biopharma development, it is no wonder that transformational developments are required to better equip laboratories and operations in biopharma.


Quantifying Minimal Residual Disease in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia


Thanks to advances in therapeutics, chronic myeloid leukemia has been transformed from a deadly cancer into a manageable, chronic condition. However, patients have to stay on these drugs their whole lives, as there isn't a diagnostic test sensitive enough to detect traces of the disease that threaten a relapse. This article delves into the unmet need for such a test, and explains why droplet digital PCR (ddPCR) is a strong candidate that may fill this gap.



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