A single-injection vaccine for the polio virus
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A single-injection vaccine for the polio virus

A new nanoparticle vaccine developed by MIT researchers could assist efforts to eradicate polio worldwide.…

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New technique can track drug and gene delivery to cells
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New technique can track drug and gene delivery to cells

With targeted drug and gene therapies, finding the target cells is only half the battle.…

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Princeton researchers crowdsource brain mapping with gamers, discover six new neuron types
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Princeton researchers crowdsource brain mapping with gamers, discover six new neuron types

“Working with Eyewirers around the world, we’ve made a digital museum that shows off the…

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Deep Space Radiation Treatment Reboots Brain’s Immune System
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Deep Space Radiation Treatment Reboots Brain’s Immune System

Planning a trip to Mars? You’ll want to remember your anti-radiation pills. NASA and private…

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Stem cell signaling drives mammary gland development and, possibly, breast cancer
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Stem cell signaling drives mammary gland development and, possibly, breast cancer

The human body develops most tissue types during fetal development, in a mother’s uterus. Yet…

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Mindfulness exercises may improve team relations at work
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Mindfulness exercises may improve team relations at work

Working in a team may be a challenge for some. We as people are individuals…

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Conspiratorial Thinking might be a Cognitive Bias Related to how People Handle Uncertainty, Study Finds
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Conspiratorial Thinking might be a Cognitive Bias Related to how People Handle Uncertainty, Study Finds

Conspiracy theories, i.e., alternative explanations of events and states of affairs, are not only widespread,…

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Resistance to antifungal drugs could lead to disease and global food shortages
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Resistance to antifungal drugs could lead to disease and global food shortages

An international team, led by researchers from Imperial College London and the University of Exeter,…

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Particle shows promise to prevent the spread of triple-negative breast cancer
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Particle shows promise to prevent the spread of triple-negative breast cancer

SC researchers have pinpointed a remedy to prevent the spread of triple-negative breast cancer. Metastatic…

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PNNL successfully vitrifies three gallons of radioactive tank waste
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PNNL successfully vitrifies three gallons of radioactive tank waste

In a first-of-its-kind demonstration, researchers at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratoryhave vitrified low-activity…

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