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A Likely New Contributor to Age-Related Hearing Loss

July 14, 2015 9:15 am | by Johns Hopkins University | News | Comments

Conventional wisdom has long blamed age-related hearing loss almost entirely on the death of sensory hair cells in the inner ear.

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'Jumping Genes' May Drive Oesophageal Cancer

July 14, 2015 9:15 am | by Cancer Research UK | News | Comments

They found evidence that this happened around 100 times in each tumor sample, and in some tumors it happened 700 times.

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Genetic Expression 'Predicts Lung Cancer Survival'

July 14, 2015 9:14 am | by University of Oxford | News | Comments

Italian researchers have screened more than 5000 heavy smokers over the last fifteen years, using CT scans to detect lung cancer early.

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How Physicians and Patients Can Embrace Connected Care

July 14, 2015 9:12 am | by James Mault, M.D., F.A.C.S., Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Qualcomm Life, Inc. | Articles | Comments

As the health care system has grown more complex, providers and patients are often disconnected from each other.

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Can Beautiful Flowers Change the Face of GMOs?

July 14, 2015 9:12 am | by Bevin Fletcher, Associate Editor | Articles | Comments

A start-up company has developed color-changing flowers to educate and excite the public on the possibilities of bioengineering.

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Troubleshooting CRISPR

July 13, 2015 2:21 pm | by Harvard University | News | Comments

The remarkable ease and accuracy with which scientists can alter genomes using the CRISPR-Cas9 system has led to promising advances toward improving human health and the environment through genetic engineering.

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Troubleshooting CRISPR

July 13, 2015 2:21 pm | by Harvard University | News | Comments

The remarkable ease and accuracy with which scientists can alter genomes using the CRISPR-Cas9 system has led to promising advances toward improving human health and the environment through genetic engineering.

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Ultrasound Accelerates Skin Healing – Especially for Diabetics and the Elderly

July 13, 2015 10:27 am | by The University of Sheffield | News | Comments

Researchers from the University of Sheffield’s Department of Biomedical Science discovered the ultrasound transmits a vibration through the skin and wakes up cells in wounds helping to stimulate and accelerate the healing process.

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As Habitats Vanish, Migratory Birds Flock to N. Korea Shores

July 13, 2015 10:20 am | by Eric Talmade, Associated Press | News | Comments

To the untrained eye, it's just a lot of birds on an otherwise deserted stretch of muddy, flat coastline. But for ornithologists, North Korea's west coast is a little piece of paradise each spring - and both the birds and a dedicated group of birdwatchers travel a long way to get there.

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PrecisionAb Antibodies validated for Western Blots

July 13, 2015 10:16 am | by Bio-Rad | Product Releases | Comments

PrecisionAb Antibodies are a product line of rigorously tested primary antibodies validated for detection of endogenous proteins via western blot. Scientists have struggled with antibody unreliability for decades because manufacturing standards and quality control vary widely among vendors, targets, and even among antibody lots.

Southern California Beaches Tested for Tar Balls after Spill

July 13, 2015 10:09 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Tar balls traced to the pipeline have been found in neighboring Ventura County and more than 100 miles south on Redondo Beach in Los Angeles County.

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Electrifying Invention Can Save Young Lives

July 13, 2015 9:56 am | by Harvard Gazette | News | Comments

Since its FDA approval, NO has been supplied to hospitals in large tanks of compressed gas and administered through bulky and complex delivery devices by trained respiratory therapists. 

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Shark! Scientists Try to Count Every One in the Sea

July 13, 2015 9:39 am | by Seth Augenstein, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

A spike in shark attacks has been reported along parts of the U.S. coast this summer. However, some biologists have said that global shark populations are actually at an all-time low.

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Patterning Cells with the Flip of a Switch for Bioengineering Applications

July 10, 2015 3:00 pm | by Jennifer A. Segui, Sr. Technical Marketing Engineer, COMSOL Inc. | Articles | Comments

Simulation aids researchers in understanding how unevenly-shaped cells rapidly form patterns under an applied electric field. This method, dielectrophoresis, is currently under development at Clemson University and Tokyo Electron for layer-by-layer material assembly.

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Bioscience Bulletin: Hitler’s Diseased Brain, Bird Babble, and Abandoned Nests

July 10, 2015 2:59 pm | by Bevin Fletcher, Associate Editor | News | Comments

Welcome to Bioscience Technology’s new series Bioscience Bulletin, where we bring you the five most popular headlines from the week.

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