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Cancer-fighting drugs also help plants fight disease

Cancer-fighting drugs used on humans can help plants fight disease as well. That discovery, by two Washington State University plant pathologists, could help scientists develop new pathways ...

Tue 14 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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Researchers create specialized delivery methods to help treat cancer, other disorders

More than 100 years ago, German Nobel laureate Paul Ehrlich popularized the "magic bullet" conceptŚa method that clinicians might one day use to target invading microbes without harming other ...

Mon 13 Aug 18 from Medical Xpress

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Scientists develop an effective approach to optimizing medicinal molecules

The search for new medicinal molecules with predetermined properties is a complex, expensive and time-consuming process, especially in oncology. Modern science allows us to accelerate this search ...

Tue 14 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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New technology can detect hundreds of proteins in a single sample

New technology developed by a team of McGill University scientists shows potential to streamline the analysis of proteins, offering a quick, high volume and cost-effective tool to hospitals ...

Mon 13 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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Using tellurium nanoparticles to achieve plasmonic-like and all-dielectric properties when exposed to sunlight

A team of researchers at Sun Yat-sen University in China has created a material with dual solar properties by adding tellurium nanoparticles to waterŚit showed both plasmonic-like and all-dielectric ...

Mon 13 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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Novel approach keeps liquids from freezing at very low temperatures for extended periods

Investigators from the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Engineering in Medicine (MGH-CEM) have developed a simple method to maintain water and water-based solutions in a liquid state ...

Fri 10 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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World's fastest creature may also be one of the smallest

Ask most people to identify the fastest animal on Earth and they'll suggest a cheetah, falcon or even a sailfish. To that list of speedy animals, Georgia Institute of Technology assistant professor ...

Wed 8 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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Best of both worlds: Combining two skeleton-building chemical reactions

Scripps Research scientists have developed a powerful new strategy for synthesizing molecular skeletons of chemicals used in drugs and other important products, a technique that provides unprecedented ...

Wed 8 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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Mechanoceuticals: Bioengineers use magnetic force to manage pain

UCLA bioengineers have demonstrated that a gel-like material containing tiny magnetic particles could be used to manage chronic pain from disease or injury. Broadly, the study demonstrates the ...

Tue 7 Aug 18 from Medical Xpress

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Print and probeŚhow 3-D printers could improve access to technologies essential for scientific discovery

3-D printers can make just about anything these days, from a pair of running shoes to chocolate, wood, and aircraft parts. And it turns outŚeven complex scientific gadgets used in cancer research.

Wed 8 Aug 18 from Phys.org

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