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Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
News   Jul 25, 2017

Known as Dry Ion Localization and Locomotion (DRILL), the new device creates a swirling flow that can separate electrospray droplets depending on their size.

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Steaming Fish Eliminates More Cyanotoxins Than Boiling
Steaming Fish Eliminates More Cyanotoxins Than Boiling
News   Jul 25, 2017

Utilizing UHPLC researchers have shown that steaming freshwater fish for more than two minutes reduces the presence of the cyanotoxin, cylindrospermopsin, by up to 26% compared to 18% for boiling.

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3,000-Year-Old Textiles Are Earliest Evidence of Chemical Dyeing
3,000-Year-Old Textiles Are Earliest Evidence of Chemical Dyeing
News   Jul 25, 2017

Discovery provides insight into society and copper production in the Timna region at the time of David and Solomon.

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Agilent Technologies Presents Thought Leader Award to Dr. Ram Sasisekharan
Agilent Technologies Presents Thought Leader Award to Dr. Ram Sasisekharan
News   Jul 24, 2017

Agilent Technologies awards Dr. Ram Sasisekharan with the Agilent Thought Leader Award in recognition of his contributions in the field of biologics characterization.

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Visual Blueprints Present From Birth
Visual Blueprints Present From Birth
News   Jul 24, 2017

Harvard Researchers reveal that a primitive blueprint of organization is already present in the brains of primates just a few days after birth and appears to get gradually filled in with age and experience.

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Cow Antibodies Yield Important Clues For Developing A Broadly Effective AIDS Vaccine
Cow Antibodies Yield Important Clues For Developing A Broadly Effective AIDS Vaccine
News   Jul 21, 2017

The unexpected animal model is providing clues for important questions at a moment when new energy has infused HIV vaccine research.

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Innate Reaction of Hematopoietic Stem Cells to Severe Infections
Innate Reaction of Hematopoietic Stem Cells to Severe Infections
News   Jul 21, 2017

Researchers at the University of Zurich have shown for the first time that hematopoietic stem cells detect infectious agents themselves and begin to divide, without signals from growth factors.

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DARPA Pours $65 Million Into Making CRISPR Safer
DARPA Pours $65 Million Into Making CRISPR Safer
News   Jul 20, 2017

With one eye on potential bioterrorism threats, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has announced $65 million in funding to seven projects around the USA.

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CRISPR Reveals New Targets for Promising  Cancer Drugs
CRISPR Reveals New Targets for Promising Cancer Drugs
News   Jul 20, 2017

Novel screening method identifies new drug targets that could potentially enhance the effectiveness of PD-1 checkpoint inhibitors, a promising new class of cancer immunotherapy.

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Potential Barcode Identified for a Form of Alcoholic Liver Disease
Potential Barcode Identified for a Form of Alcoholic Liver Disease
News   Jul 19, 2017

NIAAA-supported researchers have discovered that extracellular vesicles released by liver cells in a mouse model of alcoholic steatohepatitis contain a miRNA signature detectable in the blood.

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