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08/15/2018 02:29 PM
Fukushima Radiation Concentrated in Particles, Hot Spots
News
A new report on Fukushima Daiichi’s radioactive contamination indicates that the estimates of how much radioactivity was released remain accurate, but where it is located and concentrated are a continual source of discovery.
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08/15/2018 02:17 PM
Robots Find Antarctic Winter Seas Exhale Higher Amount of Carbon Dioxide
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Results from a study show that in winter the open water nearest the sea ice surrounding Antarctica releases significantly more carbon dioxide than previously believed.
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University of Washington
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08/15/2018 02:05 PM
Drug Targets Provide Approach to Preventing Cocaine Relapse
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A class of proteins that has generated significant interest for its potential to treat diseases has shown to be effective in reducing relapse, or drug-seeking behaviors, in a preclinical study.
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University at Buffalo
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08/15/2018 01:55 PM
Psychedelic DMT Mimics Near-death Brain Experience
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A powerful psychedelic compound found in ayahuasca can model near-death experiences in the brain, a study has found.
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Imperial College London
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08/15/2018 01:45 PM
Parental Life Span Predicts Daughters Living Longer, Healthier
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Researchers report that women whose mothers lived to at least age 90 were more likely to also live to 90, free of serious diseases and disabilities.
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UC San Diego Health
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08/15/2018 01:40 PM
Substances Associated With Bee Ferocity Discovered
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Researchers detected higher levels of certain chemical substances in the brains of Africanized honeybees than in gentler strains of honeybees bred by beekeepers that may explain their aggressiveness.
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FUNDAÇÃO DE AMPARO À PESQUISA DO ESTADO DE SÃO PAULO
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08/15/2018 01:30 PM
Study: Neonatal Pig Hearts Can Heal From Heart Attack
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Researchers have discovered that the hearts of newborn piglets can almost completely heal themselves after experimental heart attacks.
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University of Alabama at Birmingham
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08/15/2018 12:26 PM
West Waterford Manufacturing Facility, Waterford, Ireland
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The facility will produce West’s elastomeric laminate sheeting, which is used to package insulin for use in pen injectors.
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08/15/2018 12:13 PM
Professional Profile: David Polatnick, AIA
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Laboratory Design spoke with David Polatnick, AIA, Principal-In-Charge at PZS Architects in Philadelphia.
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08/15/2018 11:47 AM
The pros and cons of 3D printing
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A relatively new innovation, 3D printing, could offer a solution to lab design/build challenges.
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08/15/2018 11:34 AM
A bottom-up approach to laboratory design
Article
Flooring selection plays a key role in functional performance.
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Tasha Hughes, nora systems Inc.
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08/15/2018 10:05 AM
Chemical Resistant Fume Hood
Product Announcement
UniFlow AireStream Fume Hoods from HEMCO are constructed entirely of chemical resistant, flame retardant, non-metallic composite resin materials.
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HEMCO
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08/15/2018 09:18 AM
Digital Microscope Offers Clear, Enhanced Optics
Product Announcement
Aven’s Cyclops Macro Digital Microscope combines ease of use with crystal clear, enhanced optics.
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Aven Tools
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08/15/2018 09:08 AM
Advantage Business Marketing Unifies Science, Technology Brands to Offer Larger Audience Pool
News
Six media channels merge as part of end-to-end go-to-market solution.

08/15/2018 09:01 AM
Understanding the Enzyme That Enables Bacteria to Breathe Arsenic
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Researchers have now determined the structure of the bacterial enzyme that enables arsenic respiration. The work is an important step towards predicting biological influences on arsenic mobilization in the environment.
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California Institute of Technology
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08/15/2018 08:50 AM
Magnetic Gene in Fish May Someday Help Those With Epilepsy, Parkinson's
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For the first time, scientists have discovered a navigational gene in glass catfish that responds to certain magnetic waves. The study may revolutionize treatments for tremors related to Parkinson's or epilepsy.
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Michigan State University
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08/15/2018 08:39 AM
Breakfast Before Exercise 'Primes' Body to Burn Carbs
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Eating breakfast before exercise may "prime" the body to burn carbohydrates during exercise and digest food more rapidly after working out, researchers have found.
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University of Bath
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08/15/2018 08:28 AM
Chemicals Found in Vegetables Prevent Colon Cancer in Mice
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Chemicals produced by vegetables such as kale, cabbage and broccoli could help to maintain a healthy gut and prevent colon cancer, a new study shows.
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The Francis Crick Institute
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08/15/2018 08:19 AM
Green Gold Used to Rapidly Detect, Identify Harmful Bacteria
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Researchers have developed a method to screen and identify harmful or antibiotic-resistant bacteria within one hour using a portable luminometer.
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University of Minnesota
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08/15/2018 08:13 AM
Scientists Develop Tool to Track Pathogen Killing Frogs
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A researcher has developed a method to screen frogs for an infectious disease that has been linked to mass die-offs of frogs around the world.
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University of Central Florida
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