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An antioxidant can combat the bacteria that causes blemishes...
Our bodies may not have caught up with the Bombardier Global 6000, but new research illuminates how...
UCLA has been tapped by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to spearhead an innovative...
Harry Campbell
In Alzheimer’s, amyloid-beta protein gets the blame, but is tau the true culprit?
LevelCheck aims to prevent surgical error during spine surgery.
Breakthrough could improve mortality and preserve fertility.
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What happens when groundbreaking research gets published in top journal but Replication studies...
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Epilepsy patients are lending a hand-and their heads-to advance the development of neurally...
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A Supreme Court ruling on whether genes can be patented did not give crystal clear answers.
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Scientists are packaging drugs at the nanoscale to reach places in the body that were once out of...
Illustration by Brian Stauffer
Stem-cell therapies are repairing damaged hearts, restoring vision, and putting the jump back in...
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Using breath to divine the inner workings of the human body is a practice as ancient as Hippocrates...
Almost 100 years ago, in a Paris laboratory, Félix d’Hérelle peered at cultures packed with...
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Nearly every major hospital or cancer treatment practice performs specific genomic testing on every...
The challenge posed by Alzheimer disease (AD) is stark: If no means of preventing or delaying AD is...
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Mapping biochemical information in the brain has the potential to unlock the biochemical processes...
There’s a long and winding road to Food and Drug Administration approval for a new drug. First the...
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On December 28, 1981, two days before his 71st birthday, gynecologic surgeon Howard Jones wrote a...
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Much of what science knows about the human brain has come through...
Aging nuclear reactors often struggle to stay on line, a fact that’s just as true for small...

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