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High Throughput Mass Spectrometry-Based Screening Assay Trends
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Dr John Comley provides an insight into HT MS-based screening with a focus on future user requirements and preferences.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of SPR Experiments
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Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) is a technique that is becoming more widely used, particularly by anyone who wants to obtain accurate on (association) and off (dissociation) rates for biomolecular binding.

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Homing in on the therapeutic mechanisms of commonly used antidepressants
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With the advent of new technology, comes a better understanding of the brain and the hope for novel treatments and medications with improved specificity and therapeutic efficacy. The most widely used class of antidepressants is selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), which block the reuptake of serotonin from the presynaptic terminal, allowing for accumulation of serotonin within the synaptic cleft.

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From transcription to function: mapping brain networks
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The brain is a series of connected functional networks which coordinate the control of processes like vision and language. Mapping the molecular networks that underlie this connectivity would provide an unprecedented understanding of brain function in health and disease.

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Breaking Through the Barriers to Lab Innovation
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Here we examine the drivers behind the move for greater innovation, the challenges and current trends in laboratory informatics, and the tools that can be used to break these barriers.

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Increased Public Private Partnerships to Drive Cutting Edge Innovation and Business Growth
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Faced with increasing challenges such as costly treatments and treatments that are palliative rather than symptomatic, the global healthcare industry today is gradually transforming itself.

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Genetic links to the seasonal clock
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Have trouble with changing seasons? Maybe your genetics are to blame.

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Microbes, mood, and mental health
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Everyone has had a “gut feeling”—some liken it to “butterflies” in the stomach before a stressful event, while others deem it a type of intuition—and scientists are bringing this age-old phenomenon into the present-day lab in order to better understand how mental health disorders arise and how they might be treated better.

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“Special K” could offer new hope for treatment-resistant depression
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Over the past several decades, the pharmaceutical industry has been abandoning the research and development of treatments for psychiatric disorders, despite the ever-growing need for novel, more efficacious, and better targeted therapeutics.

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3D Spheroid Culture Trends
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Three dimensional (3D) cell culture has been an area of increasing interest and relevance across a wide breadth of fields for some time.

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