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The artist won third place with this arrangement of bacteria and fungi on brain-heart infusion agar.
The artist won third place with this arrangement of bacteria and fungi

Image of the Day: Beautiful Bacteria

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05/23/2017 at 12:22. Facebook
Proposed cuts to the US Department of Health and Human Services include slashing the National Cancer Institute budget by $1 billion and an overall cut of more than $7 billion for the National Institutes of Health.
Proposed cuts to the US Department of Health and Human Services include

Life Science Funding Cuts Leaked

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Happy International #BiodiversityDay! Celebrate by taking a look back on some newly described species, including a new Tyrannosaurus, a novel glowing octopus, and a Sorting Hat-shaped spider!
Happy International BiodiversityDay Celebrate by taking a look back on some newly

New Species of 2016

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Using gut organoid transplantation to model colon cancer has captured the attention of a number of research groups.
Using gut organoid transplantation to model colon cancer has captured the attention

Gut Organoid Transplants Produce Colorectal Cancer in Mice

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Watching Evolution in Real Time
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Infographic: Watching Evolution in Real Time

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In addition to becoming markedly warmer, the Antarctic Peninsula is flush with rapidly growing moss.
In addition to becoming markedly warmer the Antarctic Peninsula is flush with

Antarctica Is Turning Green

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Researchers have shown gene drive is possible in the lab, but there appears to be a catch.
Researchers have shown gene drive is possible in the lab but there appears to be a catch

Gene Drive's Achilles Heel

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yesterday at 18:00. Facebook
Using the quantity of messenger RNA (mRNA) as a proxy for protein abundance could be risky.
Using the quantity of messenger RNA mRNA as a proxy for protein abundance could be risky

How Statistics Weakened mRNA's Predictive Power

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Researchers are using neuroimaging to measure the age of a person's brain and to predict how long a person will live.
Researchers are using neuroimaging to measure the age of a persons brain

How to Tell a Person’s “Brain Age”

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Bright red and green and blue! Thanks to engineered E. coli cells that produce pigment in response to wavelengths of light, scientists can paint with all the colors of...bacteria.
Bright red and green and blue Thanks to engineered E coli cells

Bacterial Photography Goes Technicolor

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05/21/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
The researchers also found that captive breeding can itself induce gene expression changes.
The researchers also found that captive breeding can itself induce gene expression changes

Study: Fishing Induces Gene Expression Changes

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05/21/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
The $8 billion cut to the NIH budget for FY 2018 proposed by President Donald Trump would be the equivalent of cutting 5,000 to 8,000 grants, according to Representative Rosa DeLauro (D-CT).
The 8 billion cut to the NIH budget for FY 2018 proposed

NIH Leaders Appeal to Congress for Funding

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05/21/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
The bacteria Candidatus Liberibacter has been devastating orange crops in the United States by turning the fruit green and bitter.
The bacteria Candidatus Liberibacter has been devastating orange crops in the United

Geneticists Engineer a Virus to Fight Citrus Disease

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05/21/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Researchers injected a viral vector expressing the gene for sFLT01, a protein that neutralizes VEGF, into patients’ eyes.
Researchers injected a viral vector expressing the gene for sFLT01 a protein

Gene Therapy for Age-Related Macular Degeneration Safe in Humans

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05/21/2017 at 17:49. Facebook
Based on the Magritte painting, your shirt will invite second looks from passers-by... whether or not they get the joke. Don't be surprised if your lab conversations take a turn for the philosophical!
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05/21/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
An antibody cocktail could be used prophylactically in those who come into contact with Ebola-infected individuals, says Kartik Chandran, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
An antibody cocktail could be used prophylactically in those who come into

Ebola Survivor's Antibodies Thwart Multiple Viral Strains

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