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Autistic people’s nerve cells differ before birth

Philadelphia, August 24, 2020 - Autism is a neurodevelopmental condition that researchers are now tracing back to prenatal development, even though the disorder is...

Scientists accelerate progress in preventing drug resistance in lung and pancreas...

Scientists at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah (U of U) report today the development of new models to...

Seafood products made from cells should be labeled cell-based

Companies seeking to commercialize seafood products made from the cells of fish or shellfish should use the term "cell-based" on product labels,...

Nature study identifies 21 existing drugs that could treat COVID-19

A study authored by a global team of scientists and led by Sumit Chanda, Ph.D., professor at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, has...

Common FDA-approved drug may effectively neutralize virus that causes COVID-19

TROY, N.Y. -- A common drug, already approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), may also be a powerful tool in...

Space to grow, or grow in space — how vertical farms...

Vertical farms with their soil-free, computer-controlled environments may sound like sci-fi. But there is a growing environmental and economic case for them,...

Temple scientists identify key factor regulating abnormal heart growth

(Philadelphia, PA) - The human heart is like a sponge, able to expand and grow, increasing its capacity to take up blood....

MRI scan used for heart disease could also pick out aggressive...

A type of smart MRI scan used in people with heart disease could help assess whether children's cancers are especially aggressive and spot early...

One-time treatment generates new neurons, eliminates Parkinson’s disease in mice

Xiang-Dong Fu, PhD, has never been more excited about something in his entire career. He has long studied the basic biology of...

Plant cell gatekeepers’ diversity could be key to better crops

Scientists have shed new light on how the network of gatekeepers that controls the traffic in and out of plant cells works,...