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Article ID: 695184

Defects in Tissue Trigger Disease-Like Transformation of Cells

Washington University in St. Louis

Homeowners know that one little termite can lead to big problems: while termites are efficient at gnawing away at wood, they can do even more damage if the wood is already broken or has another defect. Mechanical engineers at Washington University in St. Louis have found the same effect in some of the body’s tissue.

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29-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 694982

To Scan or Not to Scan: Research Shows How to Personalize Lung Cancer Screening Decisions

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

A new study shows how to personalize lung cancer CT screening decisions, so doctors can fine-tune their advice to patients based not just on individual lung cancer risk and the potential benefits and harms of screening, but also a likely range of patient attitudes about looking for problems and dealing with the consequences. Two new free online tools based on the research are now available for use.

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23-May-2018 8:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 695168

‘Stunning’ Short Film Exploring Landscape, Memory Selected as 8th Kamil Media Awards Grand Prize

University of California San Diego

The winning submission in this year’s UC San Diego Adam Douglas Kamil Media Awards is an experimental narrative that focuses on urban landscapes, the environment and memory — a short film the Department of Visual Arts jury calls “striking and stunning.”

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25-May-2018 3:20 PM EDT
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Arts and Humanities

Article ID: 695160

Dog Days of Summer: Vet Tips for Pet Safety

University of Georgia

The intense heat and humidity in the southeastern U.S. is hard not only for people but for dogs as well. Here are some practical tips for keeping your pup happy and healthy during the blistering summer months.

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25-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Pop Culture

Article ID: 695143

Team Cracks Code on Cheap Carbon Nanotubes Made From Toxic Air

Vanderbilt University

Carbon nanotubes are supermaterials that can be stronger than steel and more conductive than copper. They’re not in everything because these amazing properties only show up in the tiniest nanotubes, which formerly were extremely expensive.

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25-May-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 695124

Law School Podcast: Facing the Challenges of the Global Legal Industry

Northwestern University

In the 21st episode of Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s Planet Lex podcast series, and as a prelude to the Law School’s Beyond Our Borders, a two-day summit on global legal innovation earlier this month, Northwestern Law Dean Daniel Rodriguez talked to Mark Cohen, CEO of LegalMosaic, and Eva Bruch, founder of AlterWork, about what’s broken within the legal industry.

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24-May-2018 4:25 PM EDT
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Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 695108

Lafora Disease Research Benefits From the Overlap Between Plant and Human Biology

University of Kentucky

Lafora disease is an ultra-rare, congenital form of epilepsy; every patient diagnosed with it dies before they are 30. Research into the mechanisms of glycogen metabolism at the University of Kentucky show promise for treatments for this and perhaps other forms of epilepsy.

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24-May-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695074

Chameleons Are Masters of Nanotechnology (Video)

American Chemical Society (ACS)

Chameleons are nature’s most talented masters of color. They use their unique color-changing abilities for all sorts of reasons. But how do they alter their hue? They wield a combination of pigments and specialized nano-scale crystals. In this video, Reactions explains how chameleons have mastered nanotech: https://youtu.be/OfxApSZ5bCM.

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24-May-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 695054

Don’t Fry This Summer!

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Dr. Bahar Firoz of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School offers preventive tips to protect skin from overexposure to the sun.

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23-May-2018 4:30 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695042

U-M Rogel Cancer Center First in Michigan to Offer All FDA Approved Car T-Cell Therapies

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

With the recently announced FDA approval of Kymriah to treat adults with lymphoma, the University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center is the first center in Michigan to offer all currently available CAR T-cell therapies.

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23-May-2018 3:20 PM EDT
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