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UCD professor awarded $300K to study biochemistry of CTE - Davis Enterprise


Davis Enterprise
When researchers revealed that the brain of late NFL player Aaron Hernandez showed signs of stage III chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a degenerative brain disease, Kassandra Ori-McKenney wondered if the hits Hernandez took as a tight end for ...

UM professor studies complexities of biodiversity, disease transmission - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
MISSOULA - Biodiversity is disappearing at an alarming rate as infectious diseases increasingly spill over from wildlife to humans. Disease ecologists fervently debate whether biodiversity loss leads to an increased disease risk. Now, a University of ...

Senior Science Advisor: regulatory toxicology - Chemical Watch


Chemical Watch
As an experienced scientist, you will work in conjunction with the Director of Science & Regulatory Affairs to deliver the organisation's regulatory toxicology programme. Comfortable thinking strategically and with an eye for detail, you will help ...

NYTimes.com: A Stroke Leads a Brain Scientist to a New Spirituality

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New York times article about Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor's stroke that led her to euphoria.

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ThePetCenter.com: Heat Stroke!
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Describes the major causes of heatstroke in pets, what heatstroke is, how to recognize the signs, and treatment.

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Part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health which conducts and supports research on brain and nervous system disorders. Site features background information, neurological disorder index, research laboratories, funding details, press releases, as well as training and career development opportunities for clinician scientists.

Peter Gurney Guinea Pig Pages: Heat Stroke
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Brief article on how to recognize and treat heatstroke in guinea pigs.

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A primer on the brain for non-scientists including its architecture, geography, structure and functions.

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Weekly E-magazine for Life Scientists with original content pertaining to research and biotech products.

Ask a Scientist
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Get thoughtful, serious answers to your science questions in a wide range of biological disciplines from scientists at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

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Biweekly newspaper for life science professionals.

Scientist Solutions
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Discussion board primarily focused on the life sciences and related fields, intended for and moderated by scientists.

Scientist Solutions
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International life science discussion board bringing the scientific community together through questions, answers, ideas, and polls.