From Innovation to Investment: Arizona Bioscience Week Has Something for Everyone

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Arizona is home to one of the fastest growing biotech sectors in the country with over 1300 life science companies. Recent industry successes include the top performing IPO of 2013 and the 2014 acquisition of Ulthera for $600M.

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From Innovation to Investment: Arizona Bioscience Week Has Something for Everyone

Health report: 4 million died of cancer in 4 years in India

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As India continues to battle cancer, data from the ministry of health and family welfare reveals not all is well with our health — a whopping 42,89,759 people have lost their lives to the disease since 2011.

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Health report: 4 million died of cancer in 4 years in India

Discovery Is "All-In, All-Night" with Three Hours of Poker Themed Programming on September 10th

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The cable channel will up the ante with three brand new specials as a part of poker themed night.

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Discovery Is "All-In, All-Night" with Three Hours of Poker Themed Programming on September 10th

New Science Challenge to build a better NZ

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The Government has announced a new initiative to develop better housing and urban environments as part of its programme of National Science Challenges.

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Scientists Discover New Regulatory Component in Infectious Bacterium

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The discovery of a new regulatory component in an infectious bacterium could aid efforts to explain its ability to survive in the human body, report microbiologists at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and University of Maryland, College Park, in the journal Science.

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Microphysiological systems will revolutionize experimental biology and medicine

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( Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine ) The September 2014 Annual Thematic Issue of Experimental Biology and Medicine is devoted to 'The biology and medicine of microphysiological systems.' Papers by participants in the NIH Microphysiological Systems Program describe MPS as in vitro models for bone/cartilage, brain, gastrointestinal tract, lung, liver, microvasculature, reproductive …

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New secondary school programme aims to teach science in hands-on way

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The applied-learning programme focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), and was introduced to 42 schools in July. It will be offered at another 25 schools by 2017.

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New secondary school programme aims to teach science in hands-on way

New polypill increases heart attack patients' medication adherence

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( The Mount Sinai Hospital / Mount Sinai School of Medicine ) New research shows a novel polypill increases patient adherence to treatment following a myocardial infarction (MI) or heart attack, according to new study results reported at the European Society of Cardiology's ESC Congress 2014 in Barcelona, Spain by Principal Investigator Valentin Fuster, M.D., Ph.D.

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Scientists devise a bar code for the bacteria that causes tuberculosis

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Doctors and researchers will be able to easily identify different types of tuberculosis (TB) thanks to a new genetic barcode devised by scientists from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

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Distinguished Scientists Join Advanced Cell Technology’s New Scientific Advisory Board

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Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. , a leader in the field of regenerative medicine, announced today the addition of five leading scientists to its new Scientific Advisory Board.

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