LSCDS #ScienceNews and #Innovation

This week on LSCDS #ScienceNews, Japan’s health ministry has approved the first ever trial of ‘reprogrammed’ stem cells to treat spinal-cord injuries in humans. It has been three months following the birth of twin girls with CRISPR-edited genomes. Read more about what we know and what we still have yet to determine. Lastly, if you’ve [...]

By |2019-02-27T07:58:38+00:00February 27th, 2019|Celina Liu, ScienceNews&Innovation, Uncategorized|0 Comments

LSCDS #ScienceNews and #Innovation

This week on LSCDS #ScienceNews, scientists have cloned a gene-edited monkey. The disabled gene is crucial to the sleep-wake cycle and might lead to populations of genetically identical primates that could be used for future biomedical research. Researchers have suggested that microbial infections may increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The findings linking poor oral [...]

By |2019-01-29T21:29:19+00:00January 29th, 2019|Celina Liu, ScienceNews&Innovation|0 Comments

LSCDS #ScienceNews and #Innovation

Today, in our weekly LSCDS #ScienceNews, check out Nature’s list of the top ten people who contributed to science this past year. Scientists discover fossils in the Dead Sea, suggesting that fern and conifer species survived the 'Great Dying' 250 million years ago. Lastly, if you’re looking to move labs, countries or sectors this year, [...]

By |2019-01-03T15:32:31+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Celina Liu, ScienceNews&Innovation|0 Comments