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April 23, 2014

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11:15 PM | Publicis recruits Kylie Minogue for French cancer campaign
Australian singer is taking centre stage in a new Alliance for Research in Cancer initiative
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11:15 PM | Red Door boosts digital team
Damien Bonafont joins from LBi
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10:58 PM | Cyber buddy is better than ‘no buddy’
A Michigan State University researcher is looking to give exercise […]
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8:32 PM | Aspirin Benefits Some at Risk for Colon Cancer
Many studies have found that regular aspirin use reduces the risk for colon cancer. Now scientists have found that aspirin may benefit some people far more than others.
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7:51 PM | New drug therapies show promise for Parkinson's
New drug therapies show promise for Parkinson's 23 April 2014 We highlight recent results of the diabetes drug Exenatide test in people with Parkinson's and how a novel drug delivery method could reduce 'off periods'. This post has been generated by Page2RSS
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6:06 PM | ASPET at xBio (EB2014)
Experimental Biology is nearly here! The conference runs from Saturday, April 26 to Wednesday, April 30 in sunny San Diego, CA. I'm please to say that I've been invited to blog for ASPET again this year along with the infamous DrugMonkey. I've lined up interviews with a few scientists whose work I'll be writing about. If you're presenting in the ASPET sessions and are interested in having your
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5:14 PM | Definitions matter: Is it food intolerance or are you just getting older?
Are all food-related symptoms food intolerance? Let's consider the effects of aging on the digestive system as we look for consensus on the definition of food intolerance.
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5:06 PM | Some astronauts at risk for cognitive impairment, animal studies suggest
Damage traced in part to dopamine transport system injury in […]
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5:04 PM | Human brain stem cells transplanted into primates survive, differentiate
A team of researchers in Korea who transplanted human neural […]
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3:00 PM | The changing regulatory environment
Code of practice changes are encouraging transparency in pharma/HCP relationships
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1:21 PM | Is nuclear power the only way to avoid geoengineering?
“I think one can argue that if we were to […]
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1:17 PM | Cosmologists Weigh Cosmic Filaments and Voids
Cosmologists have established that much of the stuff of the […]
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1:11 PM | At the origin of cell division: Features of life emerge from inanimate matter
Movement and the ability to divide are two fundamental traits […]
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1:05 PM | Liquid spacetime: A very slippery superfluid, that’s what spacetime could be like
What if spacetime were a kind of fluid? This is […]
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12:52 PM | Rural microbes could boost city dwellers’ health
The greater prevalence of asthma, allergies and other chronic inflammatory […]
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12:50 PM | New discovery helps solve mystery source of African lava
Floods of molten lava may sound like the stuff of […]
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12:43 PM | Want calm kids at the table? Cut their food
There’s a new secret to get your child to behave […]
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12:40 PM | Protecting new neurons reduces depression caused by stress
New class of neuroprotective molecules may lead to improved treatments […]
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12:16 PM | Herbal Center at Cleveland Clinic
The infiltration of pseudoscience and simply bad medicine into mainstream medicine continues. Hospitals are an easy breech point because they are run by administrators who may have more talent and interest in marketing than in science. Many hospitals in my area, for example, proudly display their “integrative” centers, offering nutrition advice and massage alongside more […]
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9:52 AM | NICE backs two cancer drugs
Boehringer’s Giotrif and Janssen’s Velcade given final go-ahead for NHS use
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9:30 AM | High Altitudes May Aid Weight Control
A four-year study of overweight military personnel has found that those stationed at high altitudes are less likely to progress to obesity.
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9:17 AM | Pfizer set to file Xeljanz for psoriasis
Set to add another indication after positive study results
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9:12 AM | Merck Serono CEO joins L’Oreal board
Belén Garijo named independent director at beauty company
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9:06 AM | Valeant offers $45.7bn for Botox firm Allergan
Trend for major pharma deals continues
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5:00 AM | Ginseng Prevents Flu & Respiratory Virus
New findings on ginseng suggest that it may be a powerful tool in the fight against the flu and respiratory syncytial virus.
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4:28 AM | Cougars’ diverse diet helped them survive extinction that killed saber-tooth, American lion
Cougars may have survived the mass extinction that took place […]
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4:01 AM | The Limits of ‘No Pain, No Gain’
A new study helps to explain why exercise makes our muscles ache, and suggests that it's not always a good idea to ignore fatigue and push on.
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2:57 AM | Make Sure You’re Eating a Healthy Diet – Healthy for the Earth, That Is
by Mo McNulty, PhD Student The health of the planet affects the health of the people living on it. We depend on the Earth for sustenance even as we damage it. As noted in a summary by Harvard’s Center for Health and the Global Environment, “The eminent Harvard biology Professor Edward O. Wilson once said […]

April 22, 2014

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9:20 PM | Brain Stimulator Offers Hope for Individuals With Uncontrolled Epilepsy
A recently FDA-approved device has been shown to reduce seizures […]
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6:41 PM | Mantis Shrimp Stronger than Airplanes
Inspired by mantis shrimp, researchers design composite material stronger than […]
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