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Article ID: 708118

DHS Releases Compliance Assessment Bulletin for 30 Day Public Comment

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced the release of a Project 25 Compliance Assessment Program (P25 CAP) draft Compliance Assessment Bulletin (CAB) for review and comment.

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14-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708122

Effective self-control strategies involve much more than willpower, research shows

Association for Psychological Science

It's mid-February, around the time that most people waver in their commitment to the resolutions they've made for the new year. Many of these resolutions - whether it's to spend less time looking at screens, eat more vegetables, or save money for retirement - require us to forego a behavior we want to engage in for the one we think we should engage in. In a new report, leading researchers in behavioral science propose a new framework that outlines different types of self-control strategies and emphasizes that self-control entails more than sheer willpower to be effective.

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14-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST

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Article ID: 708125

In the squirrel world, prime real estate is determined by previous owner, study reveals

University of Guelph

A young squirrel lucky enough to take over territory from an adult male squirrel is like a teenager falling into a big inheritance, according to a new University of Guelph study.

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14-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708123

Can we repair the brain? The promise of stem cell technologies for treating parkinson's disease

IOS Press

Cell replacement may play an increasing role in alleviating the motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease (PD) in future. Writing in a special supplement to the Journal of Parkinson's Disease, experts describe how newly developed stem cell technologies could be used to treat the disease and discuss the great promise, as well as the significant challenges, of stem cell treatment.

Released:
14-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 707539

Penis development needs more than just testes and testosterone

PLOS

Proper development of the fetal penis requires not just testosterone from the testes, but a second hormone produced by other tissues, including the placenta, according to a new study publishing February 14 in the open-access journal PLOS Biology from Paul Fowler of the University of Aberdeen

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5-Feb-2019 10:45 AM EST
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Article ID: 708120

Dog burial as common ritual in Neolithic populations of north-eastern Iberian Peninsula

Universidad De Barcelona

Coinciding with the Pit Grave culture (4200-3600 years before our era), coming from Southern Europe, the Neolithic communities of the north-eastern Iberian Peninsula started a ceremonial activity related to the sacrifice and burial of dogs.

Released:
14-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST

Article ID: 708119

Neural processing with trauma and adversity interact to increase core symptom of PTSD

Elsevier

Lifetime adversity and increased neural processing during a traumatic event combine to increase the frequency of intrusive traumatic memories and the distress they cause, according to a new study in Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.

Released:
14-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708117

UChicago Medicine re-certified for high-quality cancer care from largest oncology society in United States

University of Chicago Medical Center

The University of Chicago Medicine has received re-certification by the QOPI Certification Program LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Inc.

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14-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708064

New tool for documenting injuries may provide better evidence for elder abuse cases

University of Southern California (USC) Health Sciences

Keck School of Medicine of USC scientists have developed the first standardized framework for clinicians to document physical findings on older patients for better evidence in abuse cases

Released:
14-Feb-2019 12:05 PM EST

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