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Drinking Two Coffees A Day Could Cut Risk  Of Liver Cancer By A Third Do you love coffee? Do you drink up to two cups a day? Well I have some great news for you! A new study published in the British Medical Journal states that you could lower your risk of developing liver cancer… Tags: , , ,

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BioScience Forum–Karin Jooss, EVP and CSO, Gritstone Oncology

Karin Jooss

R&D Partners is excited to attend the BioScience Forum, volunteering monthly at the networking and presentation event. This Month’s Speaker is Karin Jooss, Ph.D. Executive Vice President of Research and Chief Scientific Officer Gritstone Oncology, Inc. Speaking on topic “Turning Tumor Mutations into Personalized Cancer Therapies” When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 6:00 PM – 9:00… Tags: , , ,

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4 Military Inventions Used Every Day By Civilians

Take a minute to thank the people that gave their lives for our country and remember they not only provided us with freedom, but all these other great ideas.  Here are a few of the products the military came up with that are now staples in our everyday lives. #1 GPS- Set up by the… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

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SCIENTISTS HAVE CREATED A NEW STATE OF MATTER

Scientists are reporting on the creation of a phase of matter, in which atoms move in a pattern that repeats in time rather than in space, named Time Crystals. Time Crystals are the first of its kind; it is an exotic state of matter that combines the inflexibility of an ordinary crystal with a regular… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

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BioScience Forum Presents

Tony Wyss-Coray, Ph.D.

R&D Partners is excited to attend the BioScience Forum, volunteering monthly at the networking and presentation event. This Month’s Speaker is Tony Wyss-Coray, Professor of Neurology, Stanford University Co-Founder, Chairman of Scientific Advisory Board, Alkahest. Speaking on topic “Circulatory Factors as Modulators of Brain Function and Aging” When: Wednesday, May 24th 2017, 6:00 PM –… Tags: , , ,

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The Chemistry of Blood

Blood Types: Although all blood is made of the same basic elements, not all blood is alike. In fact, there are eight different common blood types, which are determined by the presence or absence of certain antigens. The Smell of Blood: What Compound gives human blood that metallic odor? Trans-4,5-epoxy.(E).2.decenal The metallic smell of metals… Tags: , , , ,

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New Technique Makes Cells Resistant To HIV

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California have successfully found a way to tether HIV-fighting antibodies to immune cells, creating a cell population resistant to the virus. Undergoing experiments in laboratories the resistant cells replaced diseased cells and stopped the spread of infection. In doing so it provides long-term protection. How Is This Approach… Tags: , , , , , ,

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