New Therapies for Osteoarthritis

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We spoke to Dr. Denis Evseenko, University of Southern California, to learn how his research is helping to change the way osteoarthritis is treated.

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Engineering human organs onto a microchip

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Dan Huh talks about how bioengineers could use microengineering technologies to build more realistic models of human organs using organ-on-a-chip technology.

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Clinical Trial Outcomes Influenced By Financial Ties Between Researchers And Companies

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Research published in BMJ looked at a cross section of clinical trials from 2013 and describes a positive correlation between positive study outcomes and financial links between authors and drug companies.

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NMR Shows New Molecular Phenomenon

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A new technology has shown a molecule self-assembling into different forms when passing between solution state to solid state, and back again.

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Developmental Transcriptional Diversity In Inhibitory Neurons

Developmental Transcriptional Diversity In Inhibitory Neurons

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Mapping the transcriptome of neurons with development will enable better understanding of brain function. Being able to target specific classes of interneurons will enable researchers to tease out their function and predict how these brain areas will respond to therapies.

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Dynamin1 Found to be in Aggressive Cancer Cells
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The two studies find that dynamin1 (Dyn1), a protein once thought to be present only in nerve cells of the brain and spinal cord, is also found in aggressive cancer cells.

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Excess Lipoproteins May Cause Chronic Kidney Stones in Children.
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Excess lipoproteins and fatty acids may be associated with the development of painful and often chronic kidney stones in children.

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Microbiomes Influence Metabolic Disease
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The microbiome has been shown to work in tandem with the genes of a host organism to regulate insulin secretion.

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