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Amyloid PET Scans: Are They a Game-Changer

Image courtesy of the National Institute on Aging/National Institutes of Health Click for a full size image Amyloid PET Scans: Are They a Game-Changer? Amyloid PET scans allow, for the first time, accurate detection of amyloid plaques—one of the hallmarks ...

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Surviving cancer – at what cost

Chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) damages peripheral nerves and can result in numbness, tingling, pain or weakness in the feet, lower legs, hands and fingers. Photo: Shutterstock. Click for a full size image Surviving cancer – at what cost? Understanding ...

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Controlling RNA in living cells

An illustration of RNA. Illustration: Christine Daniloff/MIT Click for a full size image Controlling RNA in living cells Modular, programmable proteins can be used to track or manipulate gene expression. MIT researchers have devised a new set of proteins that ...

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