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  • April 1, 2015
  • 02:49 PM
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How Would You Like Your Biopsy News Delivered?

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Maria L. Wei, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Dermatology Director, Melanoma Surveillance Clinic Multidisciplinary Melanoma Program University of California, San Francisco Staff Physician Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco Medical Research: What is the background for this … Continue reading →
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  • April 1, 2015
  • 02:08 PM
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The small beginnings of gastruloids

by Christele Gonneau in the Node

Mouse embryonic stem cells (mESCs) are by definition cells that can self-renew (make identical copies of themselves) and specialize into any cell type of the body. Since their discovery, scientists have used them to produce various specialized cell types in culture but also to produce transgenic mouse lines. When injected into a mouse early embryo, […]... Read more »

van den Brink, S., Baillie-Johnson, P., Balayo, T., Hadjantonakis, A., Nowotschin, S., Turner, D., & Martinez Arias, A. (2014) Symmetry breaking, germ layer specification and axial organisation in aggregates of mouse embryonic stem cells. Development, 141(22), 4231-4242. DOI: 10.1242/dev.113001  

  • April 1, 2015
  • 01:22 PM
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Random Stem Cell Divisions May Play Role in Persistent HPV Infections

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Marc Ryser PhD Visiting Assistant Professor Department of Mathematics Duke University Durham, North Carolina Medical Research: What is the background for this study Dr. Ryser: Infection with the human papillomavirus (HPV) is responsible for approximately 5% of … Continue reading →
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MedicalResearch.com Interview with:, & Marc Ryser PhD. (2015) Random Stem Cell Divisions May Play Role in Persistent HPV Infections. MedicalResearch.com. info:/

  • April 1, 2015
  • 12:44 PM
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β-carotene From Green and Yellow Vegetables May Improve Insulin Sensitivity

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Isao Saito, MD, PhD Department of Basic Nursing and Health Science, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine Toon, Ehime Medical Research: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings? Response: Type 2 diabetes … Continue reading →
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MedicalResearch.com Interview with:, & Isao Saito, MD, PhD. (2015) β-carotene From Green and Yellow Vegetables May Improve Insulin Sensitivity. MedicalResearch.com. info:/

  • April 1, 2015
  • 11:20 AM
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Fatherhood and the Biology of Infant Care Behavior

by William Yates, M.D. in Brain Posts

Early positive parental-infant attachment provides a key developmental advantage.The maternal-infant dyad has received the most research attention. However, fathers also can play an important role in infant development. An increasing number of studies focus on the biology of fatherhood and infant care behavior.Ilanit Gordon along with colleagues in Israel and the United States examined the role of two central neuropeptides in paternal behavior during the first six months of infancy.In their stud........ Read more »

  • April 1, 2015
  • 10:33 AM
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Bladder Urine Is Not Sterile

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Alan J. Wolfe PhD, Professor Department of Microbiology and Immunology Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago Maywood, IL Medical Research: What is the background for this study? Dr. Wolfe: Several years ago, Dr. Brubaker and I began … Continue reading →
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MedicalResearch.com Interview with:, & Alan J. Wolfe PhD, Professor. (2015) Bladder Urinary Is Not Sterile. MedicalResearch.com. info:/

  • April 1, 2015
  • 09:43 AM
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Insulin May Be Better Than Glyburide For Some With Gestational Diabetes

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Dr. Michele Jonsson Funk, PhD Research Associate Professor, Dept of Epidemiology Director, Methods Core, Center for Women’s Health Research University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Dr. Wendy Camelo Castillo, MD, PhD Post-doctoral fellow at the … Continue reading →
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MedicalResearch.com Interview with:, Dr. Michele Jonsson Funk, PhD, & and Dr. Wendy Camelo Castillo, MD, PhD. (2015) Insulin May Be Better Than Glyburide For Some With Gestational Diabetes. MedicalResearch.com. info:/

  • April 1, 2015
  • 09:39 AM
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Video Tip of the Week: The New OpenHelix Interface

by Mary in OpenHelix

Generally we like to highlight new features and new tools from bioinformatics software providers. But this week we wanted to introduce some new features of our own OpenHelix site. If you’ve been using the site for a while, you will have noticed that recently we rolled out some changes. All the same tutorial materials and […]... Read more »

Williams J. M., M. E. Mangan, C. Perreault-Micale, S. Lathe, N. Sirohi, & W. C. Lathe. (2010) OpenHelix: bioinformatics education outside of a different box. Briefings in Bioinformatics, 11(6), 598-609. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bib/bbq026  

  • April 1, 2015
  • 08:30 AM
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Do Intra-aortic Balloon Pumps Improve Heart Attack Survival?

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Sayan Sen, PhD International Centre for Circulatory Health, National Heart and Lung Institute Imperial College London London, United Kingdom Medical Research: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings? Dr. Sayan Sen: Intra-aortic balloon pumps … Continue reading →
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MedicalResearch.com Interview with:, & Sayan Sen, PhD. (2015) Do Intra-aortic Balloon Pumps Improve Heart Attack Survival?. MedicalResearch.com. info:/

  • April 1, 2015
  • 08:23 AM
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From the Archives: Approaching Ethnicity in Archaeology

by Katy Meyers Emery in Bones Don't Lie

Today in my ANP 203: Introduction to Archaeology class, we are talking about ethnicity vs ancestry, so I thought it would be a good time to repost this article on […]... Read more »

Hakenbeck, Susanne. (2011) Roman or barbarian? Shifting identities in early medieval cemeteries in bavaria. Post - Classical Archaeologies. info:other/

Halsall, Guy. (2011) Ethnicity and early medieval cemeteries. Arqueología y Territorio Medieval. info:/

  • April 1, 2015
  • 08:20 AM
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Eyes on Environment post: cultural and environmental impact of big solar

by Jonathan Trinastic in Goodnight Earth

Megawatt solar plants are popping up in the Mojave Desert - but what are their environmental and cultural consequences?... Read more »

  • April 1, 2015
  • 08:00 AM
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The Bird Jaws Of Life

by Mark Lasbury in As Many Exceptions As Rules

Do birds have teeth? No, but they did once, and sometimes a throwback mutation can create a chick with a full set of chompers. That’s weird, but bird mouths get weirder. Birds can open their upper jaw, not just their lower. And some birds take being weird even farther. The crossbill has a mouth where the upper and lower beaks scissor past one another while the wrybill has a beak that always turns right. ... Read more »

Meredith, R., Zhang, G., Gilbert, M., Jarvis, E., & Springer, M. (2014) Evidence for a single loss of mineralized teeth in the common avian ancestor. Science, 346(6215), 1254390-1254390. DOI: 10.1126/science.1254390  

Smith, J., Sjoberg, S., Mueller, M., & Benkman, C. (2012) Assortative flocking in crossbills and implications for ecological speciation. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 279(1745), 4223-4229. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2012.1500  

Benkman, C., Parchman, T., & Mezquida, E. (2010) Patterns of coevolution in the adaptive radiation of crossbills. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1206(1), 1-16. DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2010.05702.x  

SNOWBERG, L., & BENKMAN, C. (2009) Mate choice based on a key ecological performance trait. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 22(4), 762-769. DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2009.01699.x  

  • April 1, 2015
  • 05:52 AM
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Blocking Serotonin Could Cure Obesity

by Agnese Mariotti in United Academics

Blocking serotonin boosts the metabolism, inhibits fat storage and wards off obesity.... Read more »

  • April 1, 2015
  • 05:37 AM
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Gulf War agents and delayed onset of symptoms in mice

by Paul Whiteley in Questioning Answers

I was recently intrigued by the findings reported by Zuchra Zakirova and colleagues [1] (open-access) on what happened to mice following 'acute' exposure to pyridostigmine bromide (PB) and the pesticide permethrin (PER) in the context of these compounds being "key contributors to the etiology of GWI [Gulf War Illness] post deployment to the Persian GW [Gulf War]."I've covered the topic of Gulf War Syndrome (GWS) before on this blog (see here) and how, foll........ Read more »

  • April 1, 2015
  • 03:13 AM
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Prehistoric rock crystal extraction in the Alps

by M. Cornelissen in hazelnut relations

I have written about the most famous rock crystal find from the Swiss Alps, the Planggenstock Treasure and the use of rock crystal through the millennia before. We know where the Planggenstock Treasure and other recent finds were originally found. … Continue reading →... Read more »

Leitner, W. (2013) Steinzeitliche Gewinnung von Bergkristall am Riepenkar in den Tuxer Alpen (Tirol). Preistoria Alpina, 23-26. info:/

  • April 1, 2015
  • 12:05 AM
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Predicting Elbow Injuries in Youth Baseball with a Preseason Checklist

by Bailey Shiller and Adam Rosen in Sports Medicine Research (SMR): In the Lab & In the Field

Using a preseason checklist with Little League Baseball Players may help to determine which young athletes are at risk of developing elbow injuries.... Read more »

  • March 31, 2015
  • 11:45 PM
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Operationalizing the local environment for replicator dynamics

by Artem Kaznatcheev in Evolutionary Games Group

Recently, Jake Taylor-King arrived in Tampa and last week we were brainstorming some projects to work on together. In the process, I dug up an old idea I’ve been playing with as my understanding of the Ohtsuki-Nowak transform matured. The basic goal is to work towards an operational account of spatial structure without having to […]... Read more »

Ohtsuki, H., & Nowak, M. (2006) The replicator equation on graphs. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 243(1), 86-97. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2006.06.004  

  • March 31, 2015
  • 08:55 PM
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More Dialysis Patients Becoming Pregnant

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Dr. Mala Sachdeva MD North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center Assistant Professor, Nephrology, Internal Medicine Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine Medical Research: What is the background for this study? Dr. Sachdeva: The last … Continue reading →
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MedicalResearch.com Interview with:, & Dr. Mala Sachdeva MD. (2015) More Dialysis Patients Becoming Pregnant. MedicalResearch.com. info:/

  • March 31, 2015
  • 08:26 PM
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Raw Milk Link To Higher Risk of Foodborne Illnesses

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

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MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Benjamin Davis BA CLF-Lerner Fellow at the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future. Medical Research: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings? Response: The Food and Drug Administration banned the inter-state … Continue reading →
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  • March 31, 2015
  • 06:02 PM
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Possible New Chemotherapy Regimen For Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

by Marie Benz in MedicalResearch.com

MedicalResearch.com Medical Research Interviews and News
MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Prof Xi-Chun Hu, Department of Oncology Shanghai Medical College Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, China MedicalResearch: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings? Prof. Hu: Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is associated with higher … Continue reading →
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MedicalResearch.com Interview with:, & Prof Xi-Chun Hu, Department of Oncology. (2015) Possible New Chemotherapy Regimen For Triple-Negative Breast Cancer. MedicalResearch.com. info:/

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