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  1. News - World - SCIENCE

    US researchers develop method the make mice transparent

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 08:54pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Breakthrough opens way to map nervous system, and show how cancers spread The see-through mouse has no secrets from researchers Researchers have found a way ... deliver. The latest work was the first to make an entire mouse transparent, experts said. It should be useful for projects such as mapping the details of the nervous system or the spread of cancer ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SCIENCE

    Forget the Swiss Army Knife, here comes the iKnife

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... efficiency. Trials on lung and breast tumours would follow. "Usually a recurring cancer is very, very bad and the patient is likely to die," he said. "So if you cut more accurately ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Technology that can pinpoint cancer cells looks like it has many other applications, including detecting rogue horse meat, says one of its inventors Forget ...

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    Quest for cheap, easy medicine monitor may be over as scientists develop simple home dosage test

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 11:25pm by AFP

    ... refined for commercial use. People who use medicine for conditions such as cancer, heart disease and epilepsy, or immunosuppressants to prevent organ rejection after a transplant, risk possible ...

  4. News - World - SCIENCE

    Scientists search for chickens that like to fry

    Posted May 06th 2014, 08:38pm by NYT

    ... added, citing global-population estimates for 2050. Warmer temperatures can create huge problems for animals farmed for food. Turkeys are vulnerable to a condition that makes their breast meat ... cent of turkey breasts having a problem." Some notable climate experts, however, question the emphasis on keeping pace with a growing global appetite for meat. Because raising animals ...

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    Researchers create new rung on DNA ladder, offering hope of new drugs

    Posted May 08th 2014, 11:57pm by NYT

    ... experimenting with so-called unnatural base pairs, or UBPs, saying they may hold the key to new antibiotics, future cancer drugs, improved vaccines, nanomaterials and other innovations. Until now, ...

  6. News - World - SCIENCE

    France orders probe after study claims GM corn caused cancer in rats

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 10:16pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse Controversial findings spark investigation that could lead to EU intervention The French government asked the country’s health watchdog to carry out a probe on Wednesday after a study claimed genetically modified corn caused cancer in rats. In a joint statement, Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll, Ecology Minister Delphine Batho and Health and Social ...

  7. Lifestyle - SCIENCE

    Research papers for sale taint mainland academia, journal says

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 01:01pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... for the paper, which described a potential strategy for curbing drug resistance in cancer cells, for 90,000 yuan (US$14,800). Adding two names- co-first author and co-corresponding author- would cost ... that they did make these sales and the papers did actually get published, so they weren't tricking the scientists," says Hvistendahl. As it turns out, the cancer paper which Wanfang Huizhi ...

  8. News - World - SCIENCE

    Stem-cell transplants clear HIV from patients, researchers report

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Two men with HIV have been off Aids drugs for several months after receiving stem-cell transplants for cancer that appear to have cleared the virus from their bodies, researchers reported. Both patients, who were treated in Boston and had been on long-term drug therapy to control their HIV, received stem-cell transplants after developing lymphoma, a type of blood cancer. Since ...

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    Fund research or fall behind, Shaw Prize winners warn Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by DANNY LEE

    ... for their discovery of molecular mechanisms that underlie humans' circadian rhythms- the body clock. Their research could pave the way for cures for diseases such as diabetes and a number of cancers ...

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    Two Swedish women receive uteruses in first mother-to-daughter transplants

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... previously had her own uterus removed after undergoing treatment for cervical cancer. The other woman was born without a uterus. Both women are in their 30s," a statement from Gothenburg ...




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