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Can Mathematics Help Us Understand the Complexity of Our Microbiome?

How do the communities of microbes living in our gastrointestinal systems affect our health? Carnegie’s Will Ludington was part of a team that helped answer this question.

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Scientists Find Simple Urine Test Could Offer a Non-Invasive Approach for Diagnosis of IBS Patients

Scientists at McMaster have identified new biomarkers for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in urine, which could lead to better treatments and reduce the need for costly and invasive colonoscopy procedures currently used for diagnosis.

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Scientists Invent Fast Method for ‘Directed Evolution’ of Molecules

UNC School of Medicine scientists created a powerful new “directed evolution” technique for the rapid development of scientific tools and new treatments for many diseases.

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Hope for World’s Warming Reefs

The fate of coral reefs under climate change could improve if management efforts take evolution and adaptation into account, according to an international study.

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Determined Dna Hunt Reveals Exciting New Schizophrenia Clue

An 18-year joint Australian-Indian study made possible by the recruitment, diagnosis and DNA screening of thousands of people in India has identified a new clue in the quest for causes of schizophrenia and potential treatments.

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The Great Bristol Shake off - Making Our World Earthquake Safe

Can fake earthquakes help safeguard nuclear reactors against natural disasters? 

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Deep-CEE: The AI Deep Learning Tool Helping Astronomers Explore Deep Space

Galaxy clusters are some of the most massive structures in the cosmos, but despite being millions of lightyears across, they can still be hard to spot.

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Astronomers Help Wage War on Cancer

Techniques developed by astronomers could help in the fight against breast and skin cancer. 

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U of G Researchers Help Establish One of Canada’s First Commercial Rice Crops

Rice paddies have now become part of the Chatham-Kent agricultural landscape, thanks to a collaboration between industry and University of Guelph researchers.

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Could a Mediterranean Diet and Exercise Reduce Dementia Risk?

A Mediterranean-style diet is rich in plant-based foods such as fruit, vegetables, nuts and legumes, and wholegrain cereals. 

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