This week on LSCDS #ScienceNews and #Innovation:
Researchers have identified the molecular pathway driving aggressive uveal melanoma in adults, potentially offering the information required to develop early treatments against this highly metastatic eye cancer.
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And, the FDA issued a Class I recall alert on all products issued by Canada’s Eco-Med Pharmaceutical after 66 cases of bacterial bloodstream infection have been linked to the use of Eco-Med ultrasound gels and lotions.
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Finally, a study published in Trends in Ecology & Evolution finds that certain warm-blooded animals have begun “shapeshifting” and gaining larger beaks, legs, and ears in order to regulate body temperature as global warming shows no sign of slowing.
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