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A recent cancer symposium on new approaches in drug discovery reflects the paradigm shift in how we view this leading killer.
Exhaust Air Dust Testing, a potential replacement for soiled bedding sentinels, is one of the hot topics at this year’s AALAS meeting.
In a recent feature in GEN, Charles River’s Joseph Cornicelli and six other experts weigh in on what makes a good mouse model.
The ice bucket challenge heard round the world has helped raise awareness and over US$110 million (by last count) for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research. The bigger challenge will be finding more effective treatments, a cure or a way to prevent this complex neurodegenerative disorder.
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With so much hope riding on the development of vaccines against Ebola, it's important to remember that accelerating clinical evaluation carries risks as well as benefits.
Joseph Cornicelli, a Scientific Advisor for Charles River Discovery Services in the areas of inflammation, and metabolic and cardiovascular diseases (and a frequent Eureka blogger) weighs in on recent data that appear to dampen the health risks of obesity. His post appeared on the popular blog site Science 2.0.
The Nobel Prize for Chemistry recognized three scientists this week for surpassing the perceived theoretical limit of resolution in optical microscopy; virus particles or proteins can now be resolved in a cell using fluorescent imaging. The work has particular significance for the study of Huntington’s.
The scientist who led the smallpox eradication campaign weighs in on the current crisis in West Africa.
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