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Scientists Have Created Mice with Hyper-Long Telomeres without Altering the Genes

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The Telomeres and Telomerase Group at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO), in collaboration with the Centre’s Transgenic Mice Core Unit, has succeeded in creating mice in the laboratory with...

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Lab-Grown Stem Cells Regenerate Monkey Hearts: Study

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Scientist gave the macaques in the study into organ regeneration mild immunosuppressant drugs, and monitored them for 12 weeks In a step forward for organ regeneration, stem cells grown from a single monkey’s skin...

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Experimenting With Government

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by Peter Diamandis I often speak about the importance of experimentation. What about experimenting with how we govern ourselves? As we enter election season, I’m struck by the question, can we run meaningful...

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3-D-Printed Structures that “Remember” Their Shapes

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In this series, a 3-D printed multimaterial shape-memory minigripper, consisting of shape-memory hinges and adaptive touching tips, grasps a cap screw. The material is designed to close when the temperature of the...

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Neuroscientists Identify Cortical Links to Adrenal Medulla (Mind-Body Connection)

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May help explain why meditation and exercises such as yoga and Pilates can be helpful in dealing with stress.  Cortical pathways to the adrenal medulla. Cortical areas on the lateral surface and the medial wall of the...

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Worried About Alzheimer’s? These Tips Can Help Keep your Brain Healthy

Alzheimer’s disease is one of the most frightening, yet least understood ailments we face as human beings. The loss of memory – forgetting family, friends and the most important events of our lives – is painful,...

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