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California’s Life Sciences Sector Applauds Gov. Brown on New Public-Private Precision Medicine Initiative

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Sara Radcliffe, president & CEO of the California Healthcare Institute , issued the following statement today regarding the unveiling of Gov. Jerry Brown’s California prec

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Human Stem Cells Shape a New Approach to Autism Research (Op-Ed)

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Alysson Muotri is an associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics and Cellular & Molecular Medicine at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Rady Children's Hospital San Diego. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a devastating human condition, a lifelong developmental disability that is confounding both in life — where it seems to appear suddenly and without warning …

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30 new fly species discovered in Los Angeles

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The California city is veritably buzzing with its own diverse array of pests

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The Valley Line: Science Center presents annual Discovery Ball

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The California Science Center, Los Angeles' latest offering is, “Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition,” which runs through Sept. 7. ( Courtesy of Matthew Peyton / March 25 , 2015 )

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California Science Center Celebrates 17th Annual Discovery Ball

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LOS ANGELES, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The California Science Center Foundation's 17th Annual Discovery Ball on March 7, 2015, inspired by “Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition,” raised more than $1.5 million, distinguishing it as the most successful philanthropic event in the…

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Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition

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Discover the Most Significant Archeological Find of the Last Century at the California Science Center on March 10, 2015

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Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition

Discovery Ball brings Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition to life

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The event: If Los Angeles held a contest for the year’s most original fundraiser, the annual Discovery Ball to benefit the California Science Center Foundation would be a favored contender every time.

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Meet 2 New Spider Species: 'Skeletorus' and 'Sparklemuffin'

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Two gorgeous new species of peacock spiders nicknamed “Skeletorus” and”Sparklemuffin” have been discovered in Australia, according to a new report. The two new species were found in southeast Queensland by Madeline Girard, a graduate student at the University of California, Berkeley who studies peacock spiders, and a friend who went with her into the field.

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New study shows safer methods for stem cell culturing

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A new study led by researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and the University of California (UC), San Diego School of Medicine shows that certain stem cell culture methods are associated with increased DNA mutations. The study points researchers toward safer and more robust methods of growing stem cells to treat disease and injury.

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Dime Water Inc. Introduces a School Science Kit For Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water

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New Science Kit for middle schools or high school projects developed by Dime Water Inc., a water system manufacturer based in California, to demonstrate the reverse osmosis process in order to obtain clean drinking water. (PRWeb February 24, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/reverse-osmosis/science-kit/prweb12536385.htm

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