From Cajal To Now

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We compare the pioneering drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal with modern-day images from the same brain areas.

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A New Approach to Stem Cell Maturation

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Dr. Chulan Kwon tells us about a new method to generate mature cardiac muscle cells from pluripotent stem cells.

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Integrating Electronics with the Human Body

Life In Science

Recipient of this year’s IEEE EMBS Trailblazer Award, Dr. Rogers tells us a little about his career and the work his lab is doing to develop biocompatible electronics such as the Lab on the Skin.

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Toxic Metals Found in E-Cigarette Liquids

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Five metals that are toxic have been found in in the liquid that creates the aerosol that e-cigarette users inhale when they vape.

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"On the Head..." Heading The Ball Linked With Neurodegeneration

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The brains of several ex-professional soccer players were assessed for damage linked to heading the ball.

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Nerve growth At The Extremeties

Nerve growth At The Extremeties

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Columbia researchers identify transcriptional profile of motor neurons innervating digit muscles.

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New Ways to Target Cells Carrying Mutations in Cancer-Causing Genes
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Winship Cancer Institute has mapped a vast spider web of interactions between proteins in lung cancer cells, as part of an effort to reach what was considered "undruggable."

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New Material Could Reduce Signal Losses in Photonic Devices
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Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a material that could reduce signal losses in photonic devices.

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Spectro Scientific Wins U.S. Patent for Water Contamination Measurement Method
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Spectro Scientific has been awarded a U.S. patent for a company-developed method to measure water contamination in turbine and other industrial oils.

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