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  1. Dr. Leigh Kent Encourages Gum Recession Patients to Take Advantage of...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | PRWeb

    In honor of Self-Improvement Month in September, Dr. Leigh Kent is helping patients with receding gums improve their smiles and protect their oral health, with the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique . This revolutionary procedure enables Dr. Kent to treat gum recession in Birmingham, AL, with improved efficiency and minimal trauma.

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  2. Compugen Upgraded to Hold at ZacksRead the original story

    6 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Compugen Ltd. is a pioneer in the fields of computational genomics and proteomics. The company combines the disciplines of mathematics and computer science with molecular biology to improve the understanding of genomics and proteomics, the study of genes and proteins.

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  3. GE Healthcare Webinar Discusses Improvements to CRISPR-Cas9 Gene...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | PRWeb

    ... shRNA, gene expression and genome-scale RNAi screening services for drug development. Alex studied Molecular Biology at the University of Houston and has developed new Life Science technology platforms for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Sigma-Aldrich and ...

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  4. Do you recognize this mystery plant?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bluffton Today

    You can see this species just about anywhere in the eastern U.S., from Pennsylvania to Florida, over to Texas, into the Midwestern states, and well into Latin America. This is a native American species and a member of the largely tropical spiderwort family, a family that has given us plenty of showy ornamental garden and patio plants - and weeds.

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  5. Every base matters: assessing small subunit rRNA primers for marine...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    Every base matters: assessing small subunit rRNA primers for marine microbiomes with mock communities, time-series and global field samples To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Microbial community analysis via high-throughput sequencing of amplified 16S rRNA genes is an essential microbiology tool.

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  6. Lifeguards seeing rise in jellyfish, stingray stingsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lumina News

    ... the Portuguese man-of-war and the moon jellyfish, said University of North Carolina Wilmington assistant marine biology professor Robert Condon. Owens said that the most recent rash of stings likely are the result of the box jellyfish, sometimes ...

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  7. Cellular recycling complexes may hold key to chemotherapy resistanceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Biology News Net

    ... years of evolution," says Lindquist, who is also a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator and a professor of biology at MIT. "Targeting something that is fundamental and not just a peculiarity of a particular cell type holds greater promise." ...

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  8. Histogenics Corp Rating Lowered to Sell at ZacksRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... the knee. Its regenerative medicine platform consists of bioengineering, materials sciences, molecular and cellular biology technologies that can be utilized individually or in a variety of combinations to treat musculoskeletal-related conditions, ...

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  9. Prevent your children developing a peanut allergy by feeding them...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Children at high risk of developing a peanut allergy should be given food with traces of nuts to prevent an allergy developing, experts suggest. The findings revealed that children who eat food containing peanuts three or more times a week from under the age of one rarely have reactions in later life.

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  10. A marine creature's magic trick explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Biology News Net

    ... Profs. Lia Addadi and Steve Weiner, and Dvir Gur and Maria Pierantoni of the Weizmann Institute's Structural Biology Department; Prof. Dan Oron and Ben Leshem of the Institute's Physics of Complex Systems Department; and Dr. Viviana Farstey of the ...

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  11. Immune Cell Therapy Shows Promise Against Deadly Blood CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HON

    An experimental therapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia that uses a patient's own immune cells may cure some patients and prolong survival in others with the blood cancer, researchers report. The process of creating the therapy, called CTL019, begins with a patient's own T cells, which are a type of white blood cell essential for an immune response.

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  12. Could Common Diabetes Drugs Help Fight Leukemia?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HON

    ... that can quickly kill. Together with his team, study author Dr. Philippe Leboulch, a professor of medicine and cell biology at the University of Paris, temporarily administered pioglitazone in addition to imatinib to three patients with chronic ...

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  13. Nanotechnology provides sensors for liver-on-chip drug testingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nanodot

    ... sensors to the mix. "We realized that because we are building the organs ourselves, we are not limited to biology, and could introduce electronic and optical sensors to the tissue itself. Essentially we are building bionic organs on a chip," said ...

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  14. Why Is Powdered Caffeine Dangerous?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Live Science

    ... University's Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in molecular biology and a Master of Science in biology from the University of California, San Diego.

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  15. Milpitas school board will review cell tower lease renewal Sept. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Milpitas Unified School District's Board of Education heard a report from staff on Aug. 25 after voting 4-1 in March to reopen negotiations on the cellular antenna site lease at Rancho Milpitas Middle School. The board gave staff direction at the March 10 meeting to ask Crown Castle and its customer, T-Mobile, to relocate the cell tower on campus to a more remote location on the baseball field at Rancho, with a technical feasibility study to follow.

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  16. 10 Products You Think Are Healthy, But Aren'tRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    If you use antibacterial soap, a sponge to cleanup kitchen messes, or whitening toothpaste, you probably think you're making smart decisions to keep yourself and your family safe and healthy. Think again.

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  17. Male Seahorses Get Pregnant, And The Way They Give Birth Is Remarkably Similar To HumansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... M, Wilson A. Seahorse brood pouch transcriptome reveals common genes associated with vertebrate pregnancy. Molecular Biology and Evolution . 2015.

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  18. Male seahorses are just like Pregnant Women: Sea creatures provide...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... gas exchange and waste removal.' Dr Whittington and her colleagues, whose work is published in the journal Molecular Biology and Evolution, examined the conditions inside the brood pouches of male seahorses. They found the males can deliver ...

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  19. Sigma-Aldrich to manufacture and supply CRMs for PHERead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Food Quality News

    Sigma-Aldrich has signed an agreement with Public Health England to manufacture and supply Certified Reference Materials for use as controls in food, water and environmental testing microbiology laboratories. The bacterial and fungal strains are prepared from those selected from PHE's National Collection of Type Cultures and National Collection of Pathogenic Fungi .

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  20. Researchers call for more debate on 'designer babies'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Medical researchers called on Wednesday for detailed, thoughtful debate on future use of new genetic technology that has the potential to create "designer babies". The technology, called CRISPR-Cas9, allows scientists to edit virtually any gene they target, including in human embryos, enabling them to find and change or replace genetic defects.

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