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Researchers show evidence of cellular clocks in cells

One of nature's most familiar phenomena is collective behaviorŚfish swimming in schools, locusts marching together, birds flocking. The same thing happens in humans, with individual cells synchronizing ...

Wed 21 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Study finds toolkit could improve detection and management of iron deficiency in pregnancy

Iron deficiency in pregnancy is a common problem that often goes unrecognized and untreated due to a lack of knowledge of its implications and competing clinical priorities. To enhance screening ...

Tue 20 Aug 19 from Medical Xpress

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Shedding light on the reaction mechanism of PUVA light therapy for skin diseases

The term "PUVA' stands for 'psoralen' and 'UV-A radiation.' Psoralens are natural plant-based compounds that can be extracted from umbelliferous plants such as giant hogweeds. Plant extracts ...

Tue 20 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Folded paper creates portable lab for field laboratory tests

Monitoring and tracking biological threats or epidemics require the ability to carry out medical and laboratory tests in the field during a disaster or other austere situations. Expensive laboratory ...

Tue 20 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Lab-on-a-chip drives search for new drugs to prevent blood clots

A tiny lab the size of a postage stamp could be the next big thing in the search for safer anti-clotting drugs to prevent heart attacks and strokes.

Tue 20 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Nanoparticle relieved symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease in mice

Researchers at the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy have developed a nanoparticle that alters the gut microbiome and alleviates symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease in mice more ...

Tue 20 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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A new way to deliver drugs with pinpoint targeting

Most pharmaceuticals must either be ingested or injected into the body to do their work. Either way, it takes some time for them to reach their intended targets, and they also tend to spread ...

Tue 20 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Research using mechanics and physics could predict diseases that 'stress out' cells

Researchers at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering have discovered a new way to identify the state of individual cells by bringing principles of mechanical engineering and physics to bear on ...

Mon 19 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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Lighting up proteins with Immuno-SABER

To better understand how tissues and organs develop, fail to function, and regenerate over time, researchers would like to visualize their constituent cells' repertoires of molecules within ...

Mon 19 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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A new way to hoard resources in nano-sized factories targeted for biotech

The lab of Cheryl Kerfeld at Michigan State University has created a synthetic nano-sized factory, based on natural ones found in bacteria. This research could someday lead to new medical, industrial ...

Thu 15 Aug 19 from Phys.org

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