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A team of bioengineers from Tufts University in Massachusetts have developed three-dimensional brain-like cortical tissue that is similar in structure and function to tissues found in the brain of a rat which can be kept alive in the laboratory for more than eight weeks.
Industry Veteran Brings Vast Financial Experience to Market-Leading Business Analytics Organization San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 11, 2012
Researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health have developed a new silk-based stabilizer that, in the laboratory, kept some vaccines and antibiotics stable up to temperatures of 140 degrees Fahrenheit.
A new episode in the American Chemical Society's (ACS) award-winning "Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions" podcast series spins a real-life tale in which spider silk shows promise for overcoming a major barrier to the use of gene therapy in everyday medicine.
Tougher than a bullet-proof vest yet synonymous with beauty and luxury, silk fibers are a masterpiece of nature whose remarkable properties have yet to be fully replicated in the laboratory.
Former Chicago Bulls star guard and broadcaster Norman Van Lier was found dead in his Chicago apartment Thursday.
WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- With Americans facing difficult financial decisions and the price of fuel, groceries and other items rising at record levels, many families and individuals are finding dial-up Internet service to be a low cost option for home Internet access.
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- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).