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Blog: Stem Cell Clinics

With concerns mounting over adipose-related therapies, the FDA weighs in with guidance that addresses the question: When is a stem cell a drug.

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Blog: A GEM of an Idea

Two web-based tools have improved how we collect and share animal data on specialized colonies, allowing us to reduce the number of animals used in biomedical research.

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Blog: Done and Dusted

At the annual AALAS meeting, the near doubling of presentations on PCR of EAD shows how much this alternative health monitoring tool has grown since we first reported on it two years ago.

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Blog: Orphan Diseases

There are over 4,000 orphan diseases looking for homes in the research community, and the industry is starting to take notice.

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Blog: HD in Focus

Imaging tools offer new ways of studying HD treatments. Day Three of SfN's annual science meeting.

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Blog: Looking Back ... And Ahead

My how we've grown. Eureka, Charles River's online community for scientists to explore, connect and share big ideas had a very productive year. Read all about it in our 2014 annual report.

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