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Article ID: 708159

Primary Care Physician Supply and Life Expectancy

JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association

This study used U.S. population data to identify changes in the supply of primary care physicians across counties from 2005 to 2015 and the association with life expectancy and other outcomes.

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15-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 708218

New Insight Into the Balance Between the Tumor-suppressive and Tumor-promoting Effects of Cellular Senescence

Wistar Institute

Researchers at The Wistar Institute have described a novel role of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) metabolism in the ability of senescent cells to release tumor-promoting molecules.

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Article ID: 708214

Story Tips From the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, February 18, 2019

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

ORNL neutrons investigate novel carbon capture crystals; gleaning valuable Twitter data to quickly map power outages; ORNL’s lightweight, heat-shielding graphite foam test yields positive results in fusion reactors; open source software scales up analysis of motor designs to run on supercomputers

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18-Feb-2019 10:15 AM EST
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Article ID: 708215

Does a severe infection put you at greater risk of heart disease and death?

University of Alabama at Birmingham

As part of the study, researchers conducted a population-based assessment of incident cardiovascular events occurring in patients with severe sepsis, and the effect of these cardiovascular events on in-hospital mortality.

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18-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 708221

Engineers develop placenta-on-a-chip to study caffeine transport from mother to fetus

Iowa State University

Iowa State's Nicole Hashemi has used her expertise in microfluidics to lead development of a device that models a human placenta. She and her research team have used the "placenta-on-a-chip" to study transport of caffeine from the mother, across the placental barrier, to the fetus.

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18-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 708219

Research finds ethnoracial differences in Alzheimer’s disease

Mayo Clinic

A team of Mayo Clinic researchers found Hispanic-American patients with Alzheimer’s tend to survive significantly longer with the disease than other ethnoracial groups, according to a study in Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association. Hispanic-Americans were found to live an average of 12 years with the disease from the time of the onset of symptoms.

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18-Feb-2019 10:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708213

Machine learning unlocks plants' secrets

Michigan State University

Plants are master chemists, and Michigan State University researchers have unlocked their secret of producing specialized metabolites. The research, published in the latest issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, combined plant biology and machine learning to sort through tens of thousands of genes to determine which genes make specialized metabolites.

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