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Gut Bacteria Offers Protection from Type 2 Diabetes
Gut Bacteria Offers Protection from Type 2 Diabetes
News   Apr 23, 2017

According to researchers, the results of their study illustrate the importance of intestinal bacteria's contribution to the operation of diet, metabolism and health interface.

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Microbial Markers Could Help Diagnose Colorectal Cancer
Microbial Markers Could Help Diagnose Colorectal Cancer
News   Apr 21, 2017

Researchers have identified specific microbial markers associated with colorectal cancer, which could be used to develop a non-invasive diagnostic test.

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How Cancer Evades the Immune System
How Cancer Evades the Immune System
News   Apr 21, 2017

A team of scientists from Singapore has discovered new ways in which cancers can escape the body’s immune system.

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Extending the Power of cryo-EM
Extending the Power of cryo-EM
News   Apr 18, 2017

Berkeley Lab researchers develop first 3-D atomic-scale model of P22 virus that identifies the protein interactions crucial for its stability.

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Building Tools to Support TB Research
Building Tools to Support TB Research
News   Apr 18, 2017

Notre Dame researchers develop combined genetic and analytical method to study TB.

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Dieting May Reduce Age Related Changes to the Epigenome
Dieting May Reduce Age Related Changes to the Epigenome
News   Apr 13, 2017

In mice, dietary restrictions can lead to changes in lipid metabolism, thus increasing the animals' lifespans.

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Protein Critical to Zika Virus Found
Protein Critical to Zika Virus Found
News   Apr 12, 2017

The protein NS5 has been found to be key to the reproduction and spread of the Zika virus.

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Biomarker for Tuberculosis Discovered
Biomarker for Tuberculosis Discovered
News   Apr 12, 2017

The first direct, empirical, blood-based, cow-side test for diagnosing bovine tuberculosis has been discovered.

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New Technology can Detect Tiny Ovarian Tumors
New Technology can Detect Tiny Ovarian Tumors
News   Apr 11, 2017

“Synthetic biomarkers” could be used to diagnose ovarian cancer months earlier than currently possible.

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Blood Test Detects Head Trauma
Blood Test Detects Head Trauma
News   Apr 11, 2017

A blood test has been developed that could help clinicians identify infants who may have had bleeding of the brain as a result of abusive head trauma.

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