Yes, DeepMind crunches the numbers – but is it really a magic bullet? | John Naughton
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Yes, DeepMind crunches the numbers – but is it really a magic bullet? | John Naughton

The most important development of the week was not Facebook losing its appeal against the EUR2.4bn European Commission fine for abusing its search
Could Skin Patches Be the Future of Covid Vaccines?
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Could Skin Patches Be the Future of Covid Vaccines?

An estimated 49 percent of people have had at least one dose, and billions more are still waiting. According to an October 28 statement, only five of
Scientists discover how mitochondria import antioxidants
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Scientists discover how mitochondria import antioxidants

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 public domain Many of the processes that keep our bodies alive are also dangerous. Free radicalsunstable molecules, which steal
Structure of a 'promiscuous' protein will help scientists design better drugs
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Structure of a 'promiscuous' protein will help scientists design better drugs

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Researchers at CSSB and EMBL Hamburg have identified the molecular structure for a gut protein that aids in drug
How cells defend against influenza A virus
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How cells defend against influenza A virus

Fig. 1: Multi-omics analysis IAV cellular restraint. Schematic representation of the genome wide siRNA screen to identify cell factors that affect
A diet of essential amino acids could keep dementia at bay: Consuming Amino LP7, a specific combination of essential amino acids, could inhibit the development of dementia, shows a study from Japan
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A diet of essential amino acids could keep dementia at bay: Consuming Amino LP7, a specific combination of essential amino acids, could inhibit the development of dementia, shows a study from Japan

A variety of conditions can lead to dementia, which is a condition that causes a severe loss of cognitive function. The high impact this condition
How Concerned Should You Be About AY.4.2. Delta Subvariant? An Expert Explains
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How Concerned Should You Be About AY.4.2. Delta Subvariant? An Expert Explains

Just when you thought that all the talk about new COVID variants was over there is news of another: AY.4.2. What is it? Where did it come from and
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Japanese scientists develop radical new vaccine that could prevent future coronavirus pandemics

Japanese scientists developed a vaccine to stop five types of coronaviruses including COVID-19. Stopping the source: A study published in the Journal
New, environmentally friendly method to extract and separate rare earth elements
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New, environmentally friendly method to extract and separate rare earth elements

Many rare earth elements and metals are mixed together in low-grade rare earth elements (REE) sources, such as industrial waste. The new method of
This Ancient And Ginormous Sloth Had an Unexpected Supplement in Its Diet
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This Ancient And Ginormous Sloth Had an Unexpected Supplement in Its Diet

According to new research, a giant ground sloth lived in the last ice age and was not strictly vegetarian, but enjoyed eating meat. Mylodon darwinii,