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Gut bacteria that 'talk' to human cells may lead to new treatments

Gut bacteria that 'talk' to human cells may lead to new treatments

neelanshblogger 03/09/2017 0
We have a symbiotic relationship with the trillions of bacteria that live in our bodies -- they help us, we help them. It turns out that they even speak the same language. And new research from The Rockefeller University and the Icahn School of Medic...
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Eye Scans to Detect Cancer and Alzheimer’s Disease

Eye Scans to Detect Cancer and Alzheimer’s Disease

neelanshblogger 03/09/2017 0
It is said that eyes are the window to the soul. Well, what about the window to our health?We recently reported on two AI systems trained to detect eye diseases, specifically diabetic retinopathy and congenital cataracts. Now, we’ve found groups exte...
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5 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MUFFLE FURNACE

5 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MUFFLE FURNACE

neelanshblogger 03/09/2017 0
Muffle furnaces are heat treating furnaces having high temperature alloy removable chambers which operate under protective atmosphere. Commonly available in box type, the high-quality heat-treating furnaces having the capability to operate at high te...
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Tiny nanopackages built out of DNA help scientists peek at how neurons work

Tiny nanopackages built out of DNA help scientists peek at how neurons work

neelanshblogger 30/08/2017 0
A team of scientists from the University of Chicago designed a way to use microscopic capsules made out of DNA to deliver a payload of tiny molecules directly into a cell. The technique, detailed Aug. 21 in Nature Nanotechnology, gives scientists an ...
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Magnetothermal Genetics: A Fourth Tool in the Brain-Hacking Toolbox

Magnetothermal Genetics: A Fourth Tool in the Brain-Hacking Toolbox

neelanshblogger 30/08/2017 0
A scientist wanting to hack into an animal’s brain used to have three different tools to choose from: electric current, drugs, and light. Now there’s a fourth: magnetic fields. In a paper published last week in the open-access journal eLife, scientis...
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Gene Editing Tool CRISPR Is Making Scientists Face The Hard Questions

Gene Editing Tool CRISPR Is Making Scientists Face The Hard Questions

Biophlox 10/03/2016 0
The CRISPR-Cas9 tool makes genetic engineering cheap and easy, making it a powerful tool that has the potential to be abused. Video provided by NewsyT...
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