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Hope has emerged for patients with a serious type of bone marrow cancer as new research into a therapeutic drug has revealed improved outcomes and survival rates. advertisement In the...
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Already affecting more than five million Americans older than 65, Alzheimer s disease is on the rise and expected to impact more than 13 million people by 2050. Over the...
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Hawksbill turtles aren t the only marine turtles threatened by the destabilizing effects of climate change, but a new study from researchers at Florida State University shows that this critically...
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Close The history of our climate is written in ice. Reading it is a matter of deciphering the complex signals pulled from tens of thousands of years of accumulated isotopes...
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An unprotected coral head off of Easter Island, Chile will now have a chance to be integrated into a recently created MPA. Credit Luiz Rocha © 2017 California Academy of...
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The cottonwood and willow trees planted since 2014 at the Miguel Aleman restoration site on the Colorado River Delta form the curved ribbon of dark green along abandoned back channel...
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Researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences SEAS and Xi an Jiaotong University in China have developed a new type of adhesive that can...
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For more than 20 years, scientists at Scripps Research have chipped away at the challenges of designing an HIV vaccine. Now new research, published in Immunity, shows that their experimental...
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When it comes to self assessment, new U of T research suggests that maybe we do have a pretty good handle on our own personalities after all. advertisement It s widely...
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Patients who underwent physical therapy soon after being diagnosed with pain in the shoulder, neck, low back or knee were approximately 7 to 16 percent less likely to use opioids...
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A team of Rutgers scientists, including Leonard Lee and Shaohua Li, have taken an important step toward the goal of making diseased hearts heal themselves a new model that...
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Rudeness. Sarcastic comments. Demeaning language. Interrupting or talking over someone in a meeting. Workplace incivilities such as these are becoming increasingly common, and a new study from Portland State University...
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How does a normal cell turn into a deadly cancer Seeking an answer to this question, and working alongside other international working groups, researchers from Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin examined...
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One hundred million years ago, the sky was filled with birds unlike those seen today, many with long, streamerlike tail feathers. Now, paleontologists have found examples of these paired feathers...
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This is an artists impression of the disc of dust and gas surrounding the massive protostar MM 1a, with its companion MM 1b forming in the outer regions. Credit J....
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The main proteins of the outermost skin layers of terrestrial mammals, including humans, are dispensable in aquatic mammals, such as dolphins, whales, and manatees. The epidermis of dolphins is approximately...
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The recent discovery of microRNAs as key regulators of biological processes has fueled an explosion of research activity into their function in health and disease. Researchers have now uncovered a...
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NASA s InSight spacecraft, its heat shield and its parachute were imaged on Dec. 6 and 11 by the HiRISE camera onboard NASA s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Credit NASA/JPL Caltech/University of...
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Call Dorothythe formation of tornadoes has been knocked on its head. New measurements from tornadoes in Oklahoma and Kansas suggest. Thats contrary to the long accepted theory that tornado winds are...
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A NASA led, international study finds Asia s high mountain glaciers are flowing more slowly in response to widespread ice loss, affecting freshwater availability downstream in India, Pakistan and China. Researchers...