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Cheap Catalyst Can Generate Handy Hydrogen
News   Oct 15, 2019

Replacing today’s expensive catalysts could bring down the cost of producing hydrogen gas for fuel, fertilizer and clean energy storage.

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Dementia Spreads via Connected Brain Networks
News   Oct 15, 2019

In a new study, UC San Francisco scientists used maps of brain connections to predict how brain atrophy would spread in individual patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD), adding to growing evidence that the loss of brain cells associated with dementia spreads via the synaptic connections between established brain networks

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A Brain Protein Behind Chronic Pain
News   Oct 15, 2019

A protein called RGS4 (Regulator of G protein signaling 4) plays a prominent role in the maintenance of long-term pain states and may serve as a promising new target for the treatment of chronic pain conditions, according to new research.

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New Centers Aim To Drive Green Chemistry Innovation
News   Oct 15, 2019

Monash University has received $8.6 million in Federal Government funding to establish dedicated research training centers that are set to drive the innovation of green chemistry in Australian manufacturing.

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How To Tame Your Microbes
News   Oct 15, 2019

Scientists have found some evidence that mucus is not just a physical barrier that traps bacteria and viruses, but it can also disarm pathogens and prevent them from causing infections.

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Fungus Chemistry May Mimic Opioids With Fewer Side Effects
News   Oct 15, 2019

The hunt for an opioid alternative has made a leap forward – a unique fungus may be able to mimic opioid suggesting it could be a safer less addictive drug, helping address the opioid epidemic of deaths by overdose.

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Topsoil Key Lead Exposure Risk for Children
News   Oct 15, 2019

Tracking lead levels in soil over time is critical for cities to determine lead contamination risks for their youngest and most vulnerable residents.

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Post-surgery Surveillance – Less May Be More for Low-risk Thyroid Cancer Patients
News   Oct 15, 2019

A study has found that some patients, known as maximizers, consume a high level of medical resources without clear evidence of better outcomes.

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Bypassing the Blood-Brain-Barrier: Delivering Drugs to the Brain
News   Oct 15, 2019

Researchers have found a way to effectively transport medication into the brain - which could improve treatments for neurological and neurodegenerative diseases.

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New Genetic Engineering Tool Opens Floodgates of Microbial Metabolite Applications
News   Oct 15, 2019

A team of microbiologists and genomicists led by the Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (JGI) has invented a genetic engineering tool, called CRAGE, that could not only make studying microbes much easier, but also fill significant gaps in our understanding of how microbes interact with their surroundings and evolve.

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