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NASA Grants Propel Advancements in Moon to Mars Space Exploration

May 3, 2024

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BAE Systems Chosen by NASA to Build Air Quality Instrument for NOAA

May 1, 2024

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NASA Transfers Science Instrument to JAXA's Mission Investigating Martian Moons

March 13, 2024

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NASA Deploys Five Payloads to the Moon via Astrobotic’s Peregrine Lander

January 7, 2024

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NASA Engineers Explore the Boundaries of Physics in Light Focusing

December 05, 2023

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Milestones in NASA’s endeavors for advanced aviation safety research

October 22, 2023

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NASA Announces $4 Million STEM GRANT recipients and $5 Million to Women’s Colleges

June 23, 2023

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NASA Reveals Results of First Moon to Mars Architecture Concept Review

April 28, 2023

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NASA's Big 2022 Year: an "astronomical year"

December 17, 2022

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Webb Space Telescope: update on the first full-color images

July 8-12, 2022

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NASA: An Immersive Experience - 'Sounds of the Sea' (Ocean Music Project)

June 8, 2022

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NASA Supports Small Business Research to Boost Future Exploration

May 26, 2022

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NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is just weeks away from full operation

May 26, 2022

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Artemis I: NASA to discuss the final test needed for the Moon Mission

May 26, 2022

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NASA Seeks Comments on Moon to Mars Objectives by June 3

May 17, 2022

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Identification of the Entry Mechanism of Vital Nutrient into the Brain

May 02, 2024

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AI Tool created by NIH Researchers Promises Enhanced Precision in Matching Cancer Drugs to Patients

April 21, 2024

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NIH Trial Shows Antibody Effectively Reducing Allergic Reactions to Multiple Foods

January 06, 2024

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New Association Between Hypertension-Induced Dementia and Salt-Responsive Immune Cells Surrounding the Brain

December 05, 2023

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NIH: Artificial Intelligence is able to efficiently diagnose Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

October 22, 2023

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Immunotherapy provides significantly increased rates of survival in patients with Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis

April 28, 2023

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Guidelines for cancer screening methods often omit information on their potential harm

December 18, 2022

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NIH scientists show in mice that "stomach viruses" spread through saliva

June 29, 2022

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Mosquitoes distinguish people from animals by their odor

June 7, 2022

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Combination anti-HIV antibody infusions suppress virus for prolonged period

June 1, 2022

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Cancer death rates for Black people declined, but are still higher than for other groups

May 19, 2022

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NIH announces antiviral drug development awards - 9 centers established

May 18, 2022

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Vaccine for rare but deadly mosquito-borne viruses shows promise in clinical trial

May 12, 2022

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Retinal cell map for blinding diseases therapies, including macular degeneration

May 6. 2022

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Self-Correcting Quantum Computers: A Realistic Possibility on the Horizon?

January 05, 2024

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Inverstigation of Breast Cancer Metastasis Mechanics Unveils New Target

December 05, 2023

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Wearable ultrasound scanner could reveal early stage cancer

October 22, 2023

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Smart Pills Designed for High Accuracy Diagnosis of Gut Disorders

April 28, 2023

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How plants open and close their "mouths"

December 18, 2022

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Mysterious repetitive and fast radio bursts from space were detected

July 7, 2022

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Image-based simulations help in investigating how bone fractures heal

June 7, 2022

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Climate change could spark the next pandemic due to wild animals' relocation

May 26, 2022

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Groundwater discovered in sediments buried under Antarctic ice

May 24. 2022

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Scientists think that algae can unlock the secrets of photosynthesis

May 23, 2022

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Bioprinting bone with genes for growth factors improves bone repair

May 19, 2022

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New regional diagnostic uses DNA testing to evaluate microbial ocean life

May 16, 2022

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The first image of the black hole at the heart of our galaxy is now available!

May 16, 2022

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FDA Greenlights Pioneering Test for Detecting Increased Risk of Opioid Use Disorder

January 07, 2024

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FDA Grants Approval to First Treatment for Uncommon Non-Malignant Tumors

December 05, 2023

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FDA approves first targeted therapy for myelodysplastic syndromes

October 22, 2023

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FDA Approves Omisirge for Patients with Blood Cancers to Quicken the Recovery of Neutrophils Following Stem Cell Transplantation

April 28, 2023

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List of the Authorized At-Home OTC COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests

July 5, 2022

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Products marketed for Removing Moles or other Skin Lesions can Cause Injuries

June 9, 2022

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FDA Approves First Treatment for Eosinophilic Esophagitis

May 20, 2022

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FDA approved two anti-COVID-19 drugs and authorized others for emergency use

May 19. 2022

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FDA Approves Oral Form of Edaravone for the treatment of ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease)

May 12, 2022

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FDA Approves First COVID-19 Treatment for Young Children: Remdesevir

April 25, 2022

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EMA briefing: Omicron BA.4 & BA5 - predominant in July

July 7, 2022

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EMA adopts first list of critical medicines for COVID-19

June 8, 2022

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EMA guidance supports development of new antibiotics

May 24, 2022

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First therapy to treat two types of Niemann-Pick disease

May 20, 2022

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First therapy for the rare genetic disorder AADC deficiency

May 20, 2022

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COVID-19 vaccines and their reported side effects

April 24. 2022

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Embracing a Promising Class of Antibiotics: Addressing Economic Challenges

January 07, 2024

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Full Approval Granted to Self-Copying RNA Vaccine: What Lies Ahead?

December 05, 2023

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The first atlas of the human brain: revealing over 3,000 cell types

October 22, 2023

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Lung Cancer Fostered by Air Pollution Without Mutating DNA

April 28, 2023

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High-dose paradigm for anti-cancer drugs under scrutiny

December 17, 2022

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Clinical trials for pig-to-human transplant are inch closer

July 7, 2022

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COVID-19 & smell loss: how does it happen and how to regain it?

June 9, 2022

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Artificial intelligence is breaking patent law: can AI be the inventor?

May 24, 2022

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Climate change made South Asian heatwave 30 times more likely

May 23, 2022

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Multiscale Data Visualization of disease signatures

May 23, 2022

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Monkeypox goes global: why scientists are on alert

May 20, 2022

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Nature journals raise the bar on sex/gender reporting in research

May 18, 2022

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FDA approves a new LGA-3 immune checkpoint inhibitor

May 16, 2022

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Innovative Vibrating Pill Aims to Trick the Stomach into Sensation of Fullness

January 06, 2024

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Exceptional Success in Late-Stage Trial for Tumor-Killing Viruses

December 05, 2023

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MRI findings expose multiorgan lesions in COVID-19 hospitalised patients months after infection

October 22, 2023

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Personalized Melanoma Vaccine Could Prevent Cancer Regrowth

April 28, 2023

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Science: 2022 Breakthrough of the Year : a new space telescope with a spectacular debut

December 19, 2022

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2022 AAAS Science, Technology and Human Rights Conference

DC, USA, October 17, 2022

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Webb telescope’s reach with first picture of thousands of galaxies are revealed!

July 11, 2022

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Brain injury environment is critical for connectivity of transplanted neurons

June 10, 2022

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Inflammation may be needed to prevent acute to chronic pain conversion

May 12, 2022

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Anti-inflammatory Medications Raise Risk of Chronic Back Pain in Patients

May 12, 2022

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A Dog's Breed Doesn't Determine its Behavior, such as Aggressiveness

May 10, 2022

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MRI findings expose multiorgan lesions in COVID-19 hospitalised patients months after infection - Copy

October 22, 2023

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Enhanced Immune Infiltration in Prostate Cancer Through Combined Anti-PD-1 Immunotherapy and Androgen Deprivation Therapy

October 22, 2023

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Novel Insights in Genetic Mechanisms Underlying Cholesterol Uptak

April 28, 2023

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SARS-CoV-2 quickly expanding BQ and XBB variants: alarming antibody evasion

December 19, 2022

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Cell Press Coronavirus Resource Hub - articles published in Cell Press journals

Cell Mentor resource from Cell Press (get advice and inspired here)

The integrated genomics of crop domestication and breeding

May 27, 2022

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Enhanced Immune Infiltration in Prostate Cancer Through Combined Anti-PD-1 Immunotherapy and Androgen Deprivation Therapy - Copy

October 22, 2023

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Revolutionary Gene-Editing Treatment as a Potential Replacement for Cholesterol Drugs

January 07, 2024

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Potential Novel Approach for Directing Stem Cells to the Retina

December 05, 2023

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Surprising connection in the rising trend of colorectal cancer risk: mother's milk

October 22, 2023

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Sex Bias in Neuroscience: Female Mice Need More Representation in Behavioral Research

April 28, 2023

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Harvard's 30th president: Claudine Gay

December 18, 2022

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Alzheimer’s disease biomarkers can predict post-op delirium

July 11, 2022

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How the brain responds to infection - a new group of neurons

June 8, 2022

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Harvard awards 8,870 degrees for the 2021-2022 academic year

May 26, 2022

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Seven Harvard Honorary Degrees recognize game changers individuals

May 26, 2022

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Sleep may benefit from a higher dose of melatonin, study in older adults finds

May 19, 2022

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In Einstein’s Footsteps and Beyond: Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

May 17, 2022

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Early Detection of Lung Cancer Possible with Inhalable Sensors

January 07, 2024

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MIT Engineers Employ Fluorescent Labels to Investigate Molecular Interactions in Cell Behavior

December 05, 2023

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Flexible Optical Fibers Alleviate Pain, Adapting to Body Movement and Stretching

October 22, 2023

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Wearable Patch to Painlessly Administer Medication Through the Skin

April 28, 2023

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MIT Class: a new world of mechanical engineering

December 18, 2022

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Engineers build LEGO-like artificial chip - stackable and reconfigurable

June 13, 2022

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Magma beneath tectonic collision zones is wetter than previously thought

May 26, 2022

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Early sound exposure in the womb shapes the auditory system in the fetus

May 25, 2022

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Can artificial intelligence overcome the challenges of the health care system?

May 17, 2022

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AI system learns concepts shared across video, audio, and text

May 04, 2022

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Stanford Medicine-Led Research Identifies New Method to Anticipate Initial Organ Failure

January 06, 2024

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Pancreatic Cancer Prognosis Through Examination of Scar Tissue

December 05, 2023

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Revolutionary technique reveals new strategies of assessing ocular aging and therapies for eye diseases

October 22, 2023

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Tiny Circles of DNA Shelter Cancer-Associated Genes and Promote Cancer Formation

April 28, 2023

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Blistering skin disease: gene therapy gel heals decades-old wounds

December 19, 2022

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Keto and Mediterranean diets help manage diabetes, but differ in adherence

July 8, 2022

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Ketogenic diet helps mouse muscle stem cells survive stress

June 7, 2022

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Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zlenskyy, addresses Stanford

May 27, 2022

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Q&A: How the aging immune system impacts the brain

May 25, 2022

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Positive Mid-Stage Results: Vertex's Non-Opioid Medication Effectively Reduces Chronic Nerve Pain

January 06, 2024

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Sudden Surge in Maternal Overdose Fatalities in Recent Years

December 05, 2023

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Reduced serotonin levels in long COVID-19 Patients could cause neurocognitive difficulties

October 22, 2023

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New Weight Loss Drugs: Game-Changers in the Pharma Industry

April 28, 2023

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Genetic explanation for why some drugs trigger a deadly brain disease

December 18, 2022

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FDA appears to hold off on crackdown on synthetic nicotine products

July 8, 2022

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Drug companies will have to start refunding Medicare for certain unsed drugs

July 7, 2022

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Canada approves ALS drug from Amylyx Pharma, as US debates its approval

June 13, 2022

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The FDA says it’s in the dark about thousands of dietary supplement ingredients

May 24, 2022

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As an outbreak grows, what is monkeypox and how does it spread?

May 23, 2022

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Retinal cell map for blinding diseases therapies, including macular degeneration

May 23, 2022

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Subtle shifts in patient data send popular AI algorithms reeling - risk for patient safety

February 28, 2022

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Soft Robotic Exosuit Enhances Mobility in Individuals Affected by Parkinson’s Disease

January 06, 2024

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Important Role of 3D Eye Scans in Battling Kidney Disease

December 05, 2023

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First single electrode implant that targets 2 brain regions effectively alleviates both seizures and OCD

October 22, 2023

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High Consumption of Common Artificial Sweetener Decreases the Activation of T-Cells in Mice

April 28, 2023

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Successfull First Results From World’s Most Sensitive Dark Matter Detector

July 12, 2022

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Study in Nature Communications Uncovers New Factors Behind a Better Vision

June 13, 2022

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The Blind Cave Creatures Shed Light on the Secrets of Evolution

May 30, 2022

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Plastic Upcycling: A Unique Catalyst for Breaking Down Plastics

May 27, 2022

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Physicists Discover Strange Array of Links and Knots in Quantum Matter

May 27, 2022

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Revolutionary Use of Ultrasound Facilitates 3D Printing Remotely, Even Within the Human Body

January 06, 2024

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Autonomous Movement and Wound Healing Achieved by Robots Crafted from Human Cells

December 05, 2023

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Novavax Covid Vaccine: a new competitor to mRNA based vaccines?

October 22, 2023

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The First Overdose-Reversal Drug Approved for Over-The-Counter Sale

April 28, 2023

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Scientific American: July 2022 issue - featured articles

July, 2022

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Using Science to Act on Gun Control Saves Lives

June 1 , 2022

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Mars Mission Could Bring Health Benefits on Earth

May 19 , 2022

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Chad Walkaden cancer survivor on how to live a healthier and longer life

Cancer Survivor and Director at OnTraka

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John D. Halamka on the digital healthcare revolution

President, Mayo Clinic Platform; Former CIO, Harvard

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Bhanu P. Jena on the quantum dot-based nanoscale thermometry

Discovered the "porosome"; Director and Dist. Professor

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Harold F. Dvorak on the discovery of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF)

Discovered the "VEGF"; Director, CVBR, Harvard

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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2021

Benjamin List and David MacMillan received the Nobel Prize “for the development of asymmetric organocatalysis”

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2021

David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian “for their discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch”

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2021

Syukuro Manabe, Klaus Hasselmann & Giorgio Parisi “for groundbreaking contributions to understan-ding of complex systems”

2022 Warren Alpert Foundation Prize

For pioneering research work leading to the discovery and development of the mRNA vaccines such as the BioNTech/Pfizer's and Moderna's COVID-19 ones

2021 Warren Alpert Foundation Prize

For the discovery of fundamental pathways and mechanisms that ensure accurate RNA splicing and quality control of gene expression involving RNA

2020 Warren Alpert Foundation Prize

For identifying glucagon-like peptides and the development of these peptides as therapeutics for diabetes and short bowel syndrome

2019 Warren Alpert Foundation Prize

For the development of optogenetics as a way to control the activity of specific circuits in the nervous system, for their understanding and control

2022 Canada Gairdner Award

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