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New project to reward farmers with biodiversity habitat plans - Independent.ie


Independent.ie
A new project in the Bride Valley in east Cork will reward participating farmers for wildlife on their farms. The 'Biodiversity Regeneration In a Dairying Environment' (BRIDE) project will provide participating farmers with farm habitat plans that ...

Brain Cell's Achilles' Heel May Prompt Hydrocephalus | Duke Today - Duke Today


Duke Today
Viruses may spark hydrocephalus by exploiting a surprising weakness of cells that circulate fluid in the brain, says a new study by Duke University scientists. Cells shaped like sea anemones line the cavities of the brain, rapidly beating their cilia ...
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Brain cell's Achilles' heel may prompt hydrocephalus - Science Daily


Science Daily
"We found that when we infected ependymal cells with viruses that can cause major problems in the human brain, ependymal cells completely degraded Foxj1 and transformed," said Chay Kuo, M.D., Ph.D., an associate professor of cell biology in the Duke ...

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