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Statistical Tool Finds ‘Gaps’ in DNA Data Sets Shouldn’t Be Ignored
Costs and benefits of genetic mixing
Maternal antibodies may protect babies from cytomegalovirus
Inhalable Covid Vaccine Shows Promise in Rodent Model
Women resent compliments about communality at work
Misperceptions can threaten scientific advancement
Researchers create system to quickly identify Ukraine atrocities using social media
Dunedin Study sheds light on New Zealand’s successful vaccination rates
Study shows treating preexisting high BP in pregnancy improves outcomes
Face-to-face interaction enhances learning, innovation
Mode of intraoperative support impacts primary graft dysfunction after lung transplant
Pine Needles Tell Story of PFAS in North Carolina
Shifting Rainfall Patterns Will Affect Whether An Imperiled Butterfly Survives Climate Change
Planting trees in pastureland provides significant cooling in tropics
Consumer support of food-waste solutions focus of agricultural economist’s study
Researchers founding scientists of new GPCR biotechnology company launched with AUD$140 million in financing
Lipids unlock opportunity for dietary supplement to reduce risk of Alzheimers disease
Social Isolation Among Older Adults Linked to Having Fewer Teeth
Genetics pioneer Dr. C. Thomas Caskey dies
Pioneer of genetics Dr. C. Thomas Caskey dies
Deforestation-fueled heat already affecting millions of outdoor workers in tropics
Researchers reveal how our brains update memories when recollections are proven wrong
Older Adults Can Improve Prospective Memory Functioning Using Smartphone Technology
Australia needs ‘mental wealth’ lens on post-COVID recovery
Cornell pilots shortened Covid isolation program
Wearable head scanner could allow for comfort, mobility during brain scans
Research offers insight into cause of identical twins
New NSF-funded institute to harness AI for accelerated discoveries in physics, astronomy and neuroscience
Satellite Data Identifies Companies Fishing in High Seas
Scientists organize to tackle crisis of coral bleaching
Racially Diverse Congregations in U.S. Have Nearly Tripled in Past 20 Years, Baylor University Study Finds
Baylor, VA to enhance breast cancer treatment for veterans
Vanessa Freije of UW Jackson School explores Mexican politics, journalism in new book ‘Citizens of Scandal’
Anti-inflammatory benefits from gut bacteria found in fish and humans
Coordinated drought planning is essential for new Ethiopian Dam
Fracking bill analysis reveals how states may influence each other’s policies
Future of American innovation to be assessed in report from Baker Institute, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
WHO endorses Burnet HIV diagnostic
Health, economy in pandemic topic of debate series debut
‘Lone wolves’ seen as more creative, ILR research finds
COVID-19 disrupting clinical trials, changing ‘essential’ cancer treatments
Two pediatricians share Weill Cornell’s Drukier Prize
How to stop next pandemic: Reduce wildlife trafficking and forest loss
Pacific climate change study gains $4.5m
Socio-economic, environmental impacts of coronavirus quantified
Complementary Mutations: A Rollercoaster of Scientific Discovery
Monitoring Environmental Exposures in Dogs Could be Early Warning System for Human Health
Controlling Artificial Cilia with Magnetic Fields and Light