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Australia scientists to share lab-grown coronavirus to hasten vaccine efforts  REUTERS · 11 minutes
A team of scientists in Australia said on Wednesday they have successfully developed a lab-grown version... more
Travel data reveals top 20 cities at risk of Wuhan coronavirus spread  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
The Wuhan coronavirus or 2019-N-CoV has spread across the globe, including Australia, United States, Cambodia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Malaysia, Nepal, Singapore, South Korea,... more
60+ organizations to speak as the NASH Summit Boston returns  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
Hansonwade will present the 4th NASH Summit in Boston from May 4-7, 2020. For its anticipated return, the forum is set to widen its program and congregate over... more
New virus infects more than 6,000 in China, other countries  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 6,000 people in the mainland and more than a dozen other countries more
FDA issues stern warning to Purell hand sanitizer maker  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
The U.S. Food and Drug Administrator has issued a strict warning to Purell-maker GOJO Industries, which claims it hand sanitizers can kill pathogens that cause illness in as little as... more
Groundbreaking study to investigate why cancer returns in some people and not others  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
An eminent philanthropist and three time cancer survivor Dr James Hull has joined forces with six universities across the country to investigate... more
Why new cancer drugs take so long to reach the market  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A new analysis of cancer drug development by researchers at the Institute of Cancer Research, London, shows that the more revolutionary a new cancer drug is,... more
The Latest: Australia and New Zealand to evacuate citizens  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
Australia and New Zealand will work together to evacuate their isolated and vulnerable citizens from China’s virus-hit Hubei province more
BCG vaccine formulations vary widely in their characteristics, study shows  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Each year, more than 100 million newborns around the world receive vaccinations against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or TB, which infects about one-quarter of the world's population. more
Just one minute of exercise per week can provide health benefits to older people  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Just one minute of exercise per week is enough to provide health benefits to people over the age of 65,... more
New research project aims to slow down the progression of heart failure  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
A new research project funded by the British Heart Foundation at the University of Manchester aims to find a way to slow down the... more
4 Japanese evacuees from Wuhan taken to hospital with fevers  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
Japanese officials say four evacuees on a flight from the Chinese city of Wuhan have a cough and fever more
Researchers discover a defense mechanism that protects cells from microbial attacks  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Human cells have a defense mechanism that protects them from microbial attacks, a Canadian-led team of international researchers has discovered. more
Japanese evacuation flight brings back workers from Wuhan  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
The first group of Japanese evacuees from a virus-hit Chinese city has arrived in Tokyo wearing masks but showing a sense of relief more
Methylmercury exposure can attenuate the cardioprotective effects of fish  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Higher serum long-chain omega-3 fatty acid concentration, a marker for fish consumption, was beneficially associated with cardiac performance in middle-aged and older men from eastern Finland. more
Nicoya launches groundbreaking new SPR system to accelerate drug discovery  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Nicoya, a leading provider of advanced analytical instruments for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, today announced the launch of Alto, the world’s first fully-automated, high-throughput benchtop surface plasmon... more
Elsevier creates free, one-stop information center on novel coronavirus  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
For the benefit of healthcare professionals, medical researchers and the public, Elsevier, a global information analytics business specializing in science and health, has created a Novel Coronavirus Information Center with... more
ANSTO engineer recognized with Public Service Medal on Australia Day  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
ANSTO’s Principle Technical Consultant, Mr. Michael Druce, received the prestigious Public Service Medal on Australia Day for his near 40-year commitment to nuclear medicine production. more
Ultra high-resolution particle size characterization using DCS technique  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Analytik has published a white paper that provides an informative introduction to particle size characterization using the Differential Centrifugal Sedimentation technique. more
Study shows wide variability in cost for orthobiologic therapies  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
The use of orthobiologics is a hot trend in orthopedics, but new research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham shows wide variability in cost for these therapies. more
Benchling launches new solution to help life science companies maximize lab automation investments  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Benchling, the leading life sciences R&D cloud platform, today announced the launch of Benchling for Lab Automation, a new solution to help... more
CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder designated with new disease code in WHO medical classification list  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
The rare genetic disease CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder has been designated with a new disease code in the International Classification of Diseases, the... more
Specific gut microbes have the capacity to affect normal skeletal growth and maturation  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Microbes are often seen as pathogens that cause disease, but the picture is actually more complex than that limited view. more
Scientists 'knock out' gene in myeloid cells to create listeriosis-immune mice  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
An international research team which includes specialists from ITMO University has conducted a series of experiments with the goal of studying the immune system and identifying... more
The Latest: Japanese relieved, exhausted after leaving Wuhan  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
Two Japanese men evacuated from a virus-hit Chinese city say they felt relieved but also exhausted upon their arrival in Tokyo more
Key predictors for combination of alcohol use disorder and depression uncovered  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
For people with psychiatric disorders, comorbidity — or the presence of two or more disorders in a single patient — is quite common. One of the... more
Global study identifies the best city designs to reduce transport-related injuries  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
City design combining more public transport and rail networks with smaller, low speed blocks are the best to reduce road transport injuries, according to a new... more
Widespread screening for islet autoantibodies reduces the occurrence of diabetic ketoacidosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes research, today announced new research that found widespread screening for islet autoantibodies reduced the occurrence of life-threatening... more
Coronavirus spreads - Australian breakthrough  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Novel coronavirus, temporarily named “2019-nCoV”, has affected over 4,600 persons across the world and is spreading at a rapid pace say experts. The World Health Organization and other health organizations have stepped up vigilance to detect and isolate... more
GAO warns of more JWST delays  SPACE NEWS · 8 hours
A report by the GAO Jan. 28 concluded it was unlikely that NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope will launch on schedule next March, with... more
Australia scientists claim first re-creation of coronavirus outside China  REUTERS · 7 hours
A team of scientists in Australia said on Wednesday they have successfully developed a lab-grown version of coronavirus,... more
The challenge of new antibiotic discovery  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
It is important to discover antibiotic drugs and to bring them to clinical use, a task made all the more urgent by the increase in the number of infections that are resistant to existing antibiotics. However,... more
Successful gene therapy trial in patients with X-linked Chronic Septic Granulomatosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
American and British teams led by Drs Kohn (University of California, Los Angeles), Malech (NIH), Williams (Boston Children's) and Trasher (Great Ormond Street Institute of Child... more
Coronavirus death toll in China now 106 with 4,630 cases  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Chinese meat markets sell the usual poultry, beef and pork and other forms of meat including rodents, yaks, snakes, tortoises, porcupines etc. With the rising number of people... more
Coronavirus death toll in China now 131 with 4,630 cases  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Chinese meat markets sell the usual poultry, beef and pork and other forms of meat including rodents, yaks, snakes, tortoises, porcupines etc. With the rising number of people... more
Foreigners staying in virus-hit Wuhan now wonder what's next  ABC NEWS · 6 hours
As the U.S. evacuates some Americans out of the Chinese city hardest-hit by a viral outbreak, many like Doug Perez are opting to stay more
Groundbreaking study to investigate why cancer returns in some people and not others
Coronavirus spreads - Australian breakthrough
Underwater robot reveals hidden base of Antarctica’s ‘doomsday’ glacier
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Stalking Starlink's 'black sheep' DarkSat
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Lab turns trash into valuable graphene in a flash
Lab turns trash into valuable graphene in a flash
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