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Changing nicotine dependence through optogenetics

Researchers at the Paris-Seine Neuroscience Laboratory at IBPS (the Neurophysiology and behavior team) have managed to control the activity of nicotinic receptors in the mouse brain via a nano-switch that reacts to light. These results were obtained in collaboration with the Institut Pasteur,…
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2 juin 2019
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Producing green hydrogen

Researchers from Newcastle University in the UK, the universities of Durham and Edinburgh and the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in France have developed the first thermodynamically reversible chemical reactor capable of producing hydrogen as a pure product stream. The new…
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28 mai 2019
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Genomic alterations in breast cancers

Metastasis is the main cause of death for breast cancer patients. While many studies have characterized the genomic landscape of breast cancer in its early stages, there is evidence that patients acquire genomic alterations as the disease progresses to its…
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25 mai 2019