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Corinne Okada Takara: Bringing Biology and Sustainable Materials Into Youth Makerspaces
Makezine.com

Part science lab, part artistic experiment, part eye-opening experience with the natural world, Takara's homebrew makerspace brings biodesign to eager students. Read more on MAKE The post Corinne Okada Takara: Bringing Biology and Sustainable Materials Into Y… more…

US-Russian crew blasts off - World News - Castanet.net
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US-Russian crew blasts off - World News Castanet.net Russian-American crew blasts off to International Space Station in Soyuz rocket Globalnews.ca Astronauts arrive at the International Space Station CBC News WATCH LIVE: Expedition 59 Crew Launch to Space Sta… more…

R. Kelly: cameras in court? - World News - Castanet.net
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R. Kelly: cameras in court? - World News Castanet.net R. Kelly: Judge Allows Cameras in Courtroom for Sex Abuse Trial Rolling Stone Courtroom cameras allowed in R. Kelly trial CBC.ca Judge to allow cameras into R. Kelly sex abuse trial CP24 Toronto's Breaking… more…

Marketing "healthy" babies
Sciencemag.org

![Figure][1]</img> In 2011, poet and writer George Estreich wrote about the impact of biotechnology on family life in his first book, The Shape of the Eye . The memoir centers on how his family's life was changed, and enriched, by the birth of his second chi… more…

Top Chinese police dog cloned to cut training times, state media reports
Fox News

The “Sherlock Holmes” of police dogs in China has been cloned in the hopes of cutting down on training times and costs, according to state media. more…

News at a glance
Sciencemag.org

SCI COMMUN### Activism ![Figure][1]</img> Students in Cape Town, South Africa, joined peers worldwide to demand that politicians act. PHOTO: MIKE HUTCHINGS/REUTERS Tens of thousands of school students marched in more than 100 countries on 15 March to dema… more…

The fight against cancer: The promise of HIF-1 inhibitors
Editage.com

<p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="text-justify:inter-ideograph"><span style="line-height:115%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Tumor hypoxia, a characteristic feature of advanced solid tumors,  is considered as a potential therapeutic … more…

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is here
Yankodesign.com

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is here The advent of electronics had ushered in the third Industrial Design revolution but we are slowly moving beyond the realm of tangible, screen-based interactions to discover... more…

Protein-slaying drugs could be the next blockbuster therapies
Nature.com

Researchers are hijacking the cell’s protein-disposal system in the fight against Alzheimer’s and intractable cancers. more…

Materials science is helping to transform China into a high-tech economy
Nature.com

Researchers are reaping the benefits of carefully built programmes and a surge in funding. more…

Structural basis of unidirectional export of lipopolysaccharide to the cell surface
Nature.com

Crystal structures of a five-protein complex comprising the inner-membrane components of the bacterial lipopolysaccharide transporter provide insight into the mechanism of extraction of lipopolysaccharide from the inner membrane and its transport to the outer… more…

Protein-slaying drugs could be the next blockbuster therapies
Nature.com

Researchers are hijacking the cell’s protein-disposal system in the fight against Alzheimer’s and intractable cancers. more…

Materials science is helping to transform China into a high-tech economy
Nature.com

Researchers are reaping the benefits of carefully built programmes and a surge in funding. more…

‘Social entrepreneurship is all about knowing societal needs’
The Hindu

Glaring lacunae in present education system, says Varaprasad Reddy more…

China clones 'Sherlock Holmes' police dog to cut training times...
Reuters

Scientists in southwest China's Yunnan province have cloned what they called the "Sherlock Holmes of police dogs" in a programme they hope will help cut training times and costs for police dogs, state media reported on Wednesday. more…

Biologists develop new method of cloning
Phys.org

DNA, which contains the genetic information of an organism, consists of long chains of nucleotides. In order to study the functions based on the sequence of these building blocks, DNA molecules must be inserted in carrier molecules (plasmid-vectors) to be mul… more…

Plant immunity cut to size
Phys.org

An international team based in Ghent, Belgium (VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology) and Basel, Switzerland (University of Basel), found a link between a class of enzymes and immune signals that is rapidly triggered upon physical damage in plants. This … more…

China Clones the ‘Sherlock Holmes of Police Dogs’ to Cut Training Costs and Time
Geek.com

Scientists in China have cloned what they called the “Sherlock Holmes of police dogs” as part of a program they are hoping will help cut training times and costs for police dogs, China’s […] The post China Clones the ‘Sherlock Holmes of Police Dogs’ to Cut Tr… more…

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Why Edwards Lifesciences, Village Farms International, and Puma Biotechnology Jumped Today
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Epizyme, Inc.
Erytech Pharma S.A.
Esperion Therapeutics, Inc.
Evofem Biosciences, Inc.
Evogene Ltd.
Exact Sciences Corporation
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Fate Therapeutics, Inc.
Fennec Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Fibrocell Science Inc
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Flexion Therapeutics, Inc.
Fortress Biotech, Inc.
Forward Pharma A/S
Galectin Therapeutics Inc.
Genetic Technologies Ltd
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Genomic Health, Inc.
Geron Corporation
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GTx, Inc.
Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc.
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Heat Biologics, Inc.
Heron Therapeutics, Inc.
Histogenics Corporation
HTG Molecular Diagnostics, Inc.
Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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Immuron Limited
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Insmed, Inc.
Insys Therapeutics, Inc.
Intellia Therapeutics, Inc.
Intellipharmaceutics International Inc.
Intra-Cellular Therapies Inc.
InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp.
Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Iovance Biotherapeutics, Inc.
Jounce Therapeutics, Inc.
Kamada Ltd.
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc.
Kazia Therapeutics Limited
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Kura Oncology, Inc.
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company
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Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Loxo Oncology, Inc.
Luminex Corporation
MacroGenics, Inc.
MannKind Corporation
MediciNova, Inc.
Meridian Bioscience Inc.
Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Mersana Therapeutics, Inc.
Merus N.V.
Mesoblast Limited
Microbot Medical Inc.
Midatech Pharma PLC
MiMedx Group, Inc
Minerva Neurosciences, Inc
Miragen Therapeutics, Inc.
Mirati Therapeutics, Inc.
Molecular Templates, Inc.
Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Motif Bio plc
Myriad Genetics, Inc.
Nabriva Therapeutics plc
NanoString Technologies, Inc.
NantKwest, Inc.
Natera, Inc.
Nektar Therapeutics
Neptune Technologies & Bioresources Inc
Neuralstem, Inc.
Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc.
NewLink Genetics Corporation
Novavax, Inc.
Novelion Therapeutics Inc.
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Ohr Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Omeros Corporation
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OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Onconova Therapeutics, Inc.
OpGen, Inc.
Ophthotech Corporation
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Opko Health, Inc.
Organovo Holdings, Inc.
Otonomy, Inc.
OvaScience Inc.
Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc.
Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
PDL BioPharma, Inc.
Pieris Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pluristem Therapeutics, Inc.
Prana Biotechnology Ltd
Precipio, Inc.
Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc.
ProQR Therapeutics N.V.
Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc.
Proteon Therapeutics, Inc.
Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc.
Prothena Corporation plc
PTC Therapeutics, Inc.
Pulmatrix, Inc.
Puma Biotechnology Inc
Radius Health, Inc.
Recro Pharma, Inc.
Redhill Biopharma Ltd.
REGENXBIO Inc.
Repligen Corporation
Retrophin, Inc.
Rhythm Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
RTI Surgical, Inc.
RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc.
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc.
Savara, Inc.
Seattle Genetics, Inc.
Selecta Biosciences, Inc.
SELLAS Life Sciences Group, Inc.
SenesTech, Inc.
Seres Therapeutics, Inc.
Sierra Oncology, Inc.
Sinovac Biotech, Ltd.
Soligenix, Inc.
Sophiris Bio, Inc.
Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc.
Spark Therapeutics, Inc.
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc.
Stemline Therapeutics, Inc.
Strongbridge Biopharma plc
Summit Therapeutics plc
Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Synlogic, Inc.
Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
T2 Biosystems, Inc.
TESARO, Inc.
TG Therapeutics, Inc.
Therapix Biosciences Ltd.
Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Tocagen Inc.
TRACON Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Trevena, Inc.
Trillium Therapeutics Inc.
TrovaGene, Inc.
Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc.
uniQure N.V.
UroGen Pharma Ltd.
Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Vascular Biogenics Ltd.
VBI Vaccines, Inc.
Veracyte, Inc.
Verastem, Inc.
Vermillion, Inc.
Vical Incorporated
Viking Therapeutics, Inc.
VistaGen Therapeutics, Inc.
Vital Therapies, Inc.
Voyager Therapeutics, Inc.
vTv Therapeutics Inc.
WAVE Life Sciences Ltd.
XBiotech Inc.
Xencor, Inc.
Xenetic Biosciences, Inc.
Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc.
XOMA Corporation
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd.
Zafgen, Inc.
Zai Lab Limited
Zealand Pharma A/S
ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc
Kadmon Holdings, Inc. (KDMN)
Pfenex Inc. (PFNX)
Intrexon Corporation (XON)
Myovant Sciences Ltd. (MYOV)
Monster Digital, Inc. (INNT)
Orgenesis Inc. (ORGS)
AmpliPhi Biosciences Corporation
Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc. Common Series A
Actinium Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Delaware)
Can-Fite Biopharma Ltd Sponsored ADR (Israel)
CollPlant Holdings Ltd.
Cel-Sci Corporation ($0.001 Par Value)
Emergent Biosolutions Inc.
Enzo Biochem Inc. ($0.01 Par Value)
Hemispherx BioPharma Inc.
iBio Inc.
India Globalization Capital Inc.
IsoRay Inc.
Matinas Biopharma Holdings Inc.
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc.
NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Inc.
NanoViricides Inc.
Oragenics Inc.
Palatin Technologies Inc.
Rexahn Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Synthetic Biologics Inc.
Vaxart Inc.
Senesco Technologies Inc. (ELOX)
Sesen Bio, Inc.
Correvio Pharma Corp.
Standard Diversified Inc. Class A