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Nuclear pore complex outer rings: No longer 'one size fits all'

Nuclear pore complex outer rings: No longer 'one size fits...

In eukaryotic cells, molecules can only move into or out of the nucleus through...

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Opioid alternative? Taming tetrodotoxin for precise painkilling

Opioid alternative? Taming tetrodotoxin for precise painkilling

Alternatives to opioids for treating pain are sorely needed. A study in rats suggests...

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National Poll: Daddy shaming happens too

National Poll: Daddy shaming happens too

For over a quarter of fathers polled, criticism made them feel less confident as...

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'Five star' hospitals often provide fewer services than other hospitals, new data suggests

'Five star' hospitals often provide fewer services than...

If you're looking for a top-notch hospital with a wide range of services, narrowing...

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Promising treatment for shoulder pain in wheelchair users with spinal cord injury

Promising treatment for shoulder pain in wheelchair users...

Researchers have reported the first case of successful, long-term relief of chronic...

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First blood-brain barrier chip using stem cells

First blood-brain barrier chip using stem cells

Researchers have, for the first time, duplicated a patient's blood-brain barrier...

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Potential new therapeutic target for Alzheimer's disease

Potential new therapeutic target for Alzheimer's disease

Apolipoproten E (apoeE) is a major genetic risk factor for the development of Alzheimer's...

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Bullying gets worse as children with autism get older

Bullying gets worse as children with autism get older

Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are more likely to experience bullying...

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Weighing risks and benefits of drug treatment for major depression

Weighing risks and benefits of drug treatment for major...

For some people, medication is an effective part of treatment for depression. However,...

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Body composition shown to affect energy spent standing versus sitting

Body composition shown to affect energy spent standing...

A person's body composition could influence the difference between the amount of...