Vortex rings may aid cell delivery, cell-free protein production
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Vortex rings may aid cell delivery, cell-free protein production

Some of the world’s most important discoveries – penicillin, vulcanized rubber and Velcro, to name…

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Targeting the Gut-Brain Connection Can Impact Immunity
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Targeting the Gut-Brain Connection Can Impact Immunity

There’s a reason it’s called a gut feeling. The brain and the gut are connected…

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Directly Reprogramming a Cell’s Identity with Gene Editing
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Directly Reprogramming a Cell’s Identity with Gene Editing

Researchers have used CRISPR—a revolutionary new genetic engineering technique—to convert cells isolated from mouse connective…

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Needles that hit the right mark
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Needles that hit the right mark

More than 13 million pain-blocking epidural procedures are performed every year in the United States.…

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Visualization of newly formed synapses with unprecedented resolution
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Visualization of newly formed synapses with unprecedented resolution

The Kwon Lab at the Max Planck Institute for Neuroscience, Florida, has identified mechanistic and…

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Virus attracts bumblebees to infected plants by changing scent
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Virus attracts bumblebees to infected plants by changing scent

Plant scientists at the University of Cambridge have found that the cucumber mosaic virus (CMV)…

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Korean Scientists Develop Wearable Touchscreen that Functions even When Stretched to 1,000%
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Korean Scientists Develop Wearable Touchscreen that Functions even When Stretched to 1,000%

A group of Korean materials scientists at the National University of Seoul, led by Chong-Chan…

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Assisted-living facilities do not provide all the rights and freedom they should
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Assisted-living facilities do not provide all the rights and freedom they should

Everyone needs some moments of privacy, but not everyone is given them. At a certain…

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Slicing Through Materials with a New X-ray Imaging Technique
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Slicing Through Materials with a New X-ray Imaging Technique

Images reveal battery materials’ chemical reactions in five dimensions – 3D space plus time and…

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Scientists find de-icing agent remains stable at more than a million atmospheres of pressure
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Scientists find de-icing agent remains stable at more than a million atmospheres of pressure

Atmospheric-pressure (left) and high-pressure (right) 2D-layered Lawrencite-type crystal structures of magnesium chloride. Blue and green…

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