Biology

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Consider The Ant

Simply log in and purchase ($2.99) to rent Consider The Ant for 30 days. Abandon all hope ye who enter here? A personal search for ethics…


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Atherosclerosis Reduced by Targeted Nanoparticle “Drones” in Animals

Boston, MA, & New York, NY (Feb.18, 2015) – Nanometer-sized “drones” that deliver a special type of healing molecule to fat deposits in arteries…


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Nzara ’76

1976. An unknown outbreak rips through the boarder between Zaire and Sudan, decimating towns in its wake. An international team of doctors responds, discovering…


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How Contagious and Deadly is Ebola?

In short, Ebola is a deadly virus with a 50-90% death rate for those infected, which is orders of magnitude higher than swine flue…


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Nanobots Fight Cancer: First Human Clinical Trial in 2015

The first human clinical trial using nanobots to fight cancer will begin in 2015. The technology could later be used to repair spinal chords,…


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Patient Receives Next Generation Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

A 70-year-old Japanese woman who  suffered from age-related macular degeneration has received the first implant of pluripotent stem cells. Due to the advanced level…


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Immune-suppressant vaccine blocks HIV infection in monkeys: human trials planned

the medically specific terminology and scientific details were taken in large part from NAM and Aidsmap, an excellent source and knowledge, science and support.   …


A neuron from the brain of young person with autism. A new study finds that young people with autism have excess synapses. Image: Guomei Tang and Mark S. Sonders/CUMC.

Children with Autism found to have excess synapses

      When babies are born their brains surge with tremendously fast growing new synapses, the connections that allow neurons to send and…


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Chile’s ALMA confirms that comets forge organic molecules in their atmospheres’

An international team of scientists working on  the Atacama Large Millimeter/sub-millimeter Array (ALMA) have released 3d composite images detailing how organic molecules are created inside…