Using artificial intelligence to enrich digital maps  MIT · 2 hours
Model tags road features based on satellite images, to improve GPS navigation in places with limited map data. more
'Birth tourism' faces new restrictions from State Department  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
The State Department is establishing new rules for women traveling to the U.S. primarily to give birth so their children can enter the world as American citizens, an effort to curb "birth... more
Nicoya raises $10 million in series a funding to make drug discovery digital  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
Nicoya, a leading provider of advanced analytical instruments for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, announced today that it has raised $10 million... more
Printing objects that can incorporate living organisms  MIT · 2 hours
A 3D printing system that controls the behavior of live bacteria could someday enable medical devices with therapeutic agents built in. more
Union Biometrica, Inc. to exhibit at VerMidi XXIII in Paris, France  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
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Union Biometrica, Inc. to exhibit at the SLAS2020 in San Diego, CA  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
COPAS Vision, our newest large particle flow cytometer, adds brightfield imaging to our large particle sorting capabilities. more
Abcam appoints Michael Baldock as Chief Financial Officer  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
Abcam plc, a global leader in the supply of life science research tools, announced the appointment of Michael Baldock as Chief Financial Officer and Board member with effect from 3 February 2020. more
Synthego adopts GMP standards for producing sgRNA  NEWS MEDICAL · 27 minutes
Synthego has adopted Good Manufacturing Practice standards for producing customized GMP-grade synthetic guide RNA at its facilities, an initiative the company said will benefit its academic and industry customers as they develop advanced cell... more
Synthego adopts good manufacturing practices for highest-quality genome engineering for clinical applications  NEWS MEDICAL · 27 minutes
Synthego, the genome engineering company, today announced it has adopted Good Manufacturing Practice standards to provide academic and industry partners with high-quality reagents for... more
BHF announces shortlist of four CVD research projects competing for £30 million award  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
The British Heart Foundation (BHF) today announced its shortlist of four research projects competing for a single £30 million award. more
Bürkert offer free two-day steam training course  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
In addition to an outstanding, proven technical seminar, enjoy Bürkert hospitality with delicious lunches and a Bürkert goodie bag. more
Carterra closes financing round for continued growth of the LSA platform for next generation antibody discovery  NEWS MEDICAL · 27 minutes
Carterra Inc., the world leader in high-throughput antibody screening and characterization, has closed a $6M round... more
Abcam announces successful acquisition of Expedeon’s Proteomics and Immunology business, enhancing its conjugation capability  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
Abcam plc, a global innovator in life science reagents and tools, is pleased to announce the successful completion of the... more
Controlled-release opioids may lead to endocarditis in injection drug users  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
A new study from ICES, Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University suggests that injection drug users prescribed controlled-release hydromorphone are three times more likely to develop endocarditis,... more
Oldest African DNA on record shines light on the deep human past  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
A team of international researchers, which includes a Saint Louis University Madrid anthropologist, dug deep to find some of the oldest African DNA on... more
Descartes Labs unveils data refinery, modeling platform  SPACE NEWS · 3 hours
Descartes Labs unveiled Jan. 22 a cloud-based platform for commercial customers that pairs geospatial datasets with modeling tools and applications. more
New discovery changes the understanding of gene expression  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A group of University of Chicago scientists has uncovered a previously unknown way that our genes are made into reality. more
China closes off large city to stop spread of deadly virus  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
China has closed off a city of more than 11 million people to try to stop the spread of a deadly new virus that has sickened... more
Wuhan coronavirus: Disease timeline and on the ground response  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
The Wuhan coronavirus or 2019-nCoV, a novel coronavirus, is spreading from China to other countries, with the United States confirming its first case of the potentially fatal disease. The virus... more
Study findings have implications for meningococcal B vaccine programs globally  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
The results of the B Part of It study – the largest meningococcal B herd immunity study ever conducted – are published today in the New England Journal... more
China health authority announces first confirmed case of new coronavirus in Hong Kong  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
China health authority announces first confirmed case of new coronavirus in Hong Kong more
Protein linked with neurodegenerative diseases may help explore the aggressive behavior of gliomas  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
A protein typically associated with neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's might help scientists explore how gliomas, a type of cancerous brain tumor, become... more
New findings can help explain why immune systems are not found in many bacteria  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
New findings from University of Exeter researchers reveal how bacterial immune systems can be harmful for their hosts and explain... more
Aging of urine fertilizer prevents transfer of antibiotic resistance  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
The use of human urine as fertilizer is an important step towards sustainable agriculture because the starting reagent is free, plentiful and useless in most other contexts. It has been... more
Catnip: What do we know about the feline drug?  MNT · 7 hours
Catnip is the most famous stimulant for cats. How does it work, why does it not affect all cats, and are there any catnip alternatives? We investigate. more
Poor mental health 'both cause and effect' of school exclusion  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 hours
Children with mental health needs require urgent support from primary school onwards to avoid exclusion, which can be both cause and effect of poor mental health, new research... more
Women still face barriers to breastfeed at work  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 hours
Despite the protections in place to support breastfeeding for employees, the burden still falls on working mothers to advocate for the resources they need, according to a new study. more
The color of your clothing can impact wildlife  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 hours
Your choice of clothing could affect the behavioral habits of wildlife around you, according to a new study. more
OSIRIS-REx completes closest flyover of sample site nightingale  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 hours
OSIRIS-REx successfully executed a 0.4-mile (620-m) flyover of site Nightingale yesterday as part of the mission's Reconnaissance B phase activities. more
LloydsPharmacy launches pilot program to help and support mental health patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
LloydsPharmacy is piloting an innovative new service that offers extra help and support to mental health patients. more
New algorithms will lead to better prosthetics for upper limb amputees  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Reaching for something on the top shelf in the grocery store or brushing one's teeth before bed are tasks many people can do without thinking. But... more
Keeping lead out of drinking water when switching disinfectants  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 hours
Researchers found that the hazards of switching disinfectants in water systems -- increased lead levels -- can be mitigated if the change is done correctly. more
Possible Alzheimer's breakthrough suggested  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 hours
Researchers say they have identified a previously unknown gene and associated protein (which they have named 'aggregatin') which could potentially be suppressed to slow the advance of Alzheimer's disease. more
Less may be more in next-gen batteries  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 hours
Engineers build full lithium-ion batteries with silicon anodes and an alumina layer to protect cathodes from degrading. By limiting their energy density, the batteries promise excellent stability for transportation and grid storage use. more
Ex-pharma CEO gets over 2 years in prison for bribery scheme  ABC NEWS · 8 hours
The former head of a drug company has been sentenced to two and a half years in federal prison in a bribery scheme that prosecutors say... more
Cannabis use disorder more common in adults with pain  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
A new study published in the journal American Journal of Psychiatry reports that the use of cannabis for non-medical indications is much more common in adults who have pain than... more
ECDC updates risk assessment of novel coronavirus outbreak for Europe  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) identified in China is a new strain of coronavirus that has not been previously identified in humans. more
Study explains equal attraction of mosquitoes to flowers and humans  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
A new study published online on December 23 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reports the discovery of the basis on which mosquitoes are drawn... more
Having children and breastfeeding lowers risk of premature menopause  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
A new study published in the journal JAMA Network Open reports that early menopause is less likely to happen in women who have had one or more pregnancies that went... more
Climate-friendly eating patterns confer potential health gains, protect the planet  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Increased uptake of plant-based diets in New Zealand could substantially reduce greenhouse gas emissions while greatly improving population health and saving the healthcare system billions of dollars in... more
WHO panel puts off decision on whether to sound alarm on rapid spread of new virus  Science Magazine · 6 hours
Group of experts wants more data before calling coronavirus outbreak an international health emergency more
Scientists identify gene that puts brakes on tissue growth  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
The planarian flatworm is a simple animal with a mighty ability: it can regenerate itself from nearly every imaginable injury, including decapitation. Scientists have studied these worms for decades to... more
Tw writers penned landmark inscriptions in 8th-century BCE Samaria  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
A new study reveals that only 2 writers penned landmark inscriptions on an 8th-century BCE Samarian ostraca. The discovery illuminates the bureaucratic apparatus of an ancient kingdom of Israel. more
Both simple and advanced CT can effectively select stroke patients for thrombectomy  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Both simple and advanced computed tomography were effective in accurately predicting which stroke patients would benefit from endovascular thrombectomy to remove a large cerebral... more
Scientists reverse HIV latency, take major scientific step toward curative therapies  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Approximately 38 million people are infected with HIV worldwide, about 1.1 million people in the United States. Currently, people with HIV take antiretroviral therapy (ART), which... more
Study finds stress does whiten hair  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
In most cases, hair starts to gray in the thirties, and becomes pronounced in the fifties, at which time the head is typically crowned with a thatch of white, gray and perhaps some hair of the... more
Climate-friendly food choices protect the planet, promote health, reduce health costs  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 hours
Increased uptake of plant-based diets in New Zealand could substantially reduce greenhouse gas emissions while greatly improving population health and saving the healthcare system billions of... more
People who had contact with man with virus to be monitored  ABC NEWS · 6 hours
Health officials said Wednesday they are actively monitoring 16 people who came into close contact with the traveler to China who became the first U.S. resident... more
Researcher wins $2.5 million grant to study why therapeutic horseback riding benefits autistic children  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
After showing that a 10-week therapeutic horseback riding intervention reduced irritability and hyperactivity while improving the social communication skills of... more
Dementia patients being admitted to hospital for emergencies up by 35 percent  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Dementia, a neurodegenerative and debilitating illness can take a toll on the life of older adults. In a recent report, the number of patients... more
Solutions for networking lag in massive IoT devices  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
Researchers have proposed a system that would use currently underutilized resources in an existing wireless channel to create extra opportunities for lag-free connections. The process, which wouldn't require any additional hardware or... more
LloydsPharmacy launches pilot program to help and support to mental health patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
LloydsPharmacy is piloting an innovative new service that offers extra help and support to mental health patients. more
Young blacks, Latinos less likely than white people to have poor outcomes after bleeding stroke  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Does race play a role in how well someone recovers after stroke? New research focused on younger people... more
GW expands clinical trial of neoadjuvant immunotherapy for high-risk cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
The Cutaneous Oncology Program at the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center was selected as the first global site for a clinical... more
Study provides key insights on potential origins of coronavirus outbreak in China  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Emerging viral infections--from bird flu to Ebola to Zika infections--pose major threats to global public health, and understanding their origins can help investigators design... more
Deep diving scientists discover bubbling CO2 hotspot  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
Hydrologists diving off the coast of the Philippines have discovered volcanic seeps with some of the highest natural levels of C02 ever recorded. The scientists were working in Verde Island Passage, one of the... more
Drug combo reverses arthritis in rats  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
Researchers have discovered that a powerful combination of 2 experimental drugs reverses the cellular and molecular signs of osteoarthritis in rats as well as in isolated human cartilage cells. more
What's in Puget sound? New technique casts a wide net for concerning chemicals  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
Using a new 'non-targeted' approach, researchers screened samples from multiple regions of Puget Sound to look for potentially harmful compounds that might... more
Here, there and everywhere: Large and giant viruses abound globally  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
Scientists have uncovered a broad diversity of large and giant viruses that belong to the nucleocytoplasmic large DNA viruses (NCLDV) supergroup. As a result, virus diversity in this... more
What it's like to live without a sense of smell  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
New research reveals the impact of smell loss. As many as one in 20 people live without smell. But until now there has been little research into the... more
Boeing drops out of DARPA Experimental Spaceplane program  SPACE NEWS · 10 hours
Boeing has decided to no longer continue development of an experimental suborbital spaceplane for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency,... more
African Gray Parrots Help Partners Obtain Food Rewards  SCI-NEWS.COM · 10 hours
African gray parrots (Psittacus erithacus) voluntarily and spontaneously help familiar parrots to achieve a goal, without obvious immediate benefit to... more
DirecTV fears explosion risk from satellite with damaged battery  SPACE NEWS · 10 hours
DirecTV is racing to move its Spaceway-1 satellite out of the geostationary arc after the 14-year-old satellite suffered... more
Surprise discovery shakes up our understanding of gene expression  SCIENCE DAILY · 10 hours
A group of scientists has uncovered a previously unknown way that our genes are made into reality. Rather than directions going one-way from DNA to RNA to proteins, the latest... more
Deep diving scientists discover bubbling CO2 hotspot  PHYS.ORG · 11 hours
Diving 200 feet under the ocean surface to conduct scientific research can lead to some interesting places. For University of Texas at Austin Professor Bayani Cardenas, it placed him in the middle of a... more
Hairy situation: Scientists explain how stress-related graying occurs  REUTERS · 11 hours
Marie Antoinette's hair turned white overnight, according to folklore, before she was executed by guillotine in 1793 during the French... more
Physicist obtain atomically thin molybdenum disulfide films on large-area substrates  nanowerk · 10 hours
Researchers have managed to grow atomically thin films of molybdenum disulfide spanning up to several tens of square centimeters. It was demonstrated that the material's structure can be... more
Despite less ozone pollution, not all plants benefit  PHYS.ORG · 11 hours
Breathe easy: Concentrations of ozone in the air have decreased over large parts of the country in the past several decades. more
Despite less ozone pollution, not all plants benefit  SCIENCE DAILY · 11 hours
Policies and new technologies have reduced emissions of precursor gases that lead to ozone air pollution, but despite those improvements, the amount of ozone that plants are taking in has not followed... more
Integrate micro chips for electronic skin  nanowerk · 10 hours
Researchers present the first fully integrated flexible electronics made of magnetic sensors and organic circuits which opens the path towards the development of electronic skin. more
US to impose visas restrictions for pregnant women  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
The Trump administration is coming out with new visa restrictions aimed at restricting a practice known as “birth tourism more
Trump suggests he may be open to entitlement cuts in future  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
President Donald Trump appears to be suggesting he’s willing to consider entitlement cuts in the future, a move that would mark a tectonic shift from his... more
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Why is climate skepticism so successful in the United States?
Why is climate skepticism so successful in the United States?