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Harvard Scientists Create Gene-Editing Tool That Could Rival CRISPR

Harvard Scientists Create Gene-Editing Tool That Could Rival CRISPR Researchers from the Harvard's Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering have created a new gene-editing tool that can enable scientists to perform millions of genetic experiments simultaneously. They're calling it the Retron Library Recombineering (RLR) technique, and it uses segments of

An Asthma Vaccine Effective in Mice

An Asthma Vaccine Effective in Mice Inserm teams led by Laurent Reber (Infinity, Toulouse) and Pierre Bruhns (Humoral Immunity, Institut Pasteur, Paris) and French company NEOVACS have developed a vaccine that could induce long-term protection against allergic asthma, reducing the severity of its symptoms and thus significantly improving patient quality

Draining Brain’s Debris Enhances Alzheimer’s Therapies in Mice

Draining Brain’s Debris Enhances Alzheimer’s Therapies in Mice Experimental Alzheimer’s drugs have shown little success in slowing declines in memory and thinking, leaving scientists searching for explanations. But new research in mice has shown that some investigational Alzheimer’s therapies are more effective when paired with a treatment geared toward improving

Lighting Up Biology from Within

Lighting Up Biology from Within A biochemical reaction between an enzyme called luciferase and oxygen causes fireflies to glow and is considered one of the most well-known examples of bioluminescence in nature. Now, an international team of researchers led by Elena Goun at the University of Missouri is working to

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Dineo Khabele, MD, Chair of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine Dineo Khabele, MD is the Chair of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine. She is a recognized physician-scientist with extensive clinical and translational research