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New method captures neural and vascular dynamics at high spatiotemporal resolution deep in brain

1 day ago   |   Phys

A joint research team led by Dr. Wang Kai and Dr. Du Jiulin from the Institute of Neuroscience, Center for Excellence in Brain Science and Intelligence Technology of the...
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Biology blurs line between sexes, behaviors

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

Biological sex is typically understood in binary terms: male and female. However, there are many examples of animals that are able to modify sex-typical biological and...
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Pinpointing the cells that keep the body's master circadian clock ticking

5 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Scientists have developed a genetically engineered mouse and imaging system that lets them visualize fluctuations in the circadian clocks of cell types in mice. The method...
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Biogen to Pay Denali $1B to Partner on Parkinson's Drug & Other Neuro Meds

Biogen to Pay Denali $1B to Partner on Parkinson's Drug & Other Neuro Meds

6 days ago   |   Xconomy   |   2 articles

Denali Therapeutics has selected a brain-penetrating Parkinson's disease drug candidate to advance to late-stage testing and Biogen is paying $1 billion to kick off a...
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New molecule reverses Alzheimer's-like memory decline

8 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

LA JOLLA-A drug candidate developed by Salk researchers, and previously shown to slow aging in brain cells, successfully reversed memory loss in a mouse model of inherited...
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AbbVie Walks From Voyager R&D Pact Spanning Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

AbbVie Walks From Voyager R&D Pact Spanning Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

8 days ago   |   Xconomy   |   2 articles

A partnership between Voyager Therapeutics and AbbVie developing gene therapies for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's has ended without a drug for either disease reaching human...
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The Regulatory Role of miRNAs in Ethanol-induced TLR4 Activation and Neuroinflammation

8 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract Purpose of Review Alcohol is a neurotoxic compound and its abuse can induce brain damage and neurodegeneration. Evidence from the last decade demonstrates the critical...
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PiggyBac mutagenesis and exome sequencing identify genetic driver landscapes and potential therapeutic targets of EGFR-mutant gliomas

12 days ago   |   Genome Biology

Glioma is the most common intrinsic brain tumor and also occurs in the spinal cord. Activating EGFR mutations are common in IDH1 wild-type gliomas. However, the cooperative...
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Roche Pays $120M for Rights to UCB's Tau-Targeting Alzheimer's Drug

Roche Pays $120M for Rights to UCB's Tau-Targeting Alzheimer's Drug

13 days ago   |   Xconomy

As the Alzheimer's disease world continues to closely follow the development of therapies that break up clumps of beta amyloid on patients' brains, Roche is placing a bet on...
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Salk scientists develop technique to reveal epigenetic features of cells in the brain

16 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

LA JOLLA-The brain's prefrontal cortex, which gives us our ability to solve problems and plan ahead, contains billions of cells. But understanding the large diversity of cell...
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Pfizer's Bourla: There's Coronavirus Vaccine Pressure, But It's Not Political

Pfizer's Bourla: There's Coronavirus Vaccine Pressure, But It's Not Political

Pfizer Inc. CEO Albert Bourla said he doesn't worry about political pressure to bring potentially the first coronavirus vaccine to market, but can't escape feeling the weight... Read more ...

Ligand to Spend $438M to Add Protein Maker Pfenex to Technology Lineup

Ligand to Spend $438M to Add Protein Maker Pfenex to Technology Lineup

Ligand Pharmaceuticals plans to acquire recombinant protein therapeutics maker Pfenex for $438 million, the companies announced Monday. The larger company agreed to pay $12 per... Read more ...

Bayer Boosts Women's Health Drug Pipeline, Paying $425M for KaNDy

Bayer Boosts Women's Health Drug Pipeline, Paying $425M for KaNDy

Bayer has been building up its women's health drug pipeline by striking deals and on Tuesday the pharmaceutical giant unveiled its latest one : $425 million up front for KaNDy... Read more ...

In precisionFDA Challenge, PacBio HiFi Reads Outperform Both Short Reads and...

In precisionFDA Challenge, PacBio HiFi Reads Outperform Both Short Reads and Noisy Long Reads

Figure 1. PrecisionFDA Truth Challenge V2 Results. Of the single-technology entries, those that use PacBio HiFi reads delivered the highest accuracy in all categories... Read more ...

Keeping Cool Efficiently During Heat Waves

Keeping Cool Efficiently During Heat Waves

Berkeley Lab scientist Iain Walker Heat waves are becoming a more regular occurrence across the country. Iain Walker , Leader of the Residential Building Systems Group at... Read more ...

Roche Gut Disease Drug Produces Mixed Results in Late-Stage Trials

Roche Gut Disease Drug Produces Mixed Results in Late-Stage Trials

Results from four studies within a major Roche-run clinical trials program of an investigational gut disease drug have muddled the antibody's path forward after its performance... Read more ...

International Physicists Join Forces in Hunt for Sterile Neutrinos

International Physicists Join Forces in Hunt for Sterile Neutrinos

These four Daya Bay detectors are submerged in a pool of ultrapure water that helps to shield against naturally occurring radiation. Note: This press release is adapted from... Read more ...

Director, Regulatory Operations - Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. - San Diego, CA

Keen attention to detail with the highest quality standards. Document templates, document style guides) in the training of authors of eCTD documents and other...From Halozyme... Read more ...

Part-Time Logistics Coordinator

Job Duties Logistics: -Will require basic lab work such as: aliquoting, dilutions, and lyophilizing -Help set up and pack shipping boxes daily, generating shipping labels... Read more ...

'AeroNabs' promise powerful, inhalable protection against COVID-19

Scientists have devised a novel approach to halting the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The researchers engineered a completely synthetic... Read more ...