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Stem cells have opened so many gateways to personalized medicine that no one could ever imagine a few years back. Not only the traditional transplants, with stem cells, medical practitioners are now able to treat many rare conditions. Thanks to the researchers and their novel techniques, involving stem cells. This is a story of Javier…

Would you believe if we told you that stem cell regeneration can be boosted with a single protein? Wondering about the implications? It means you can recover from injuries faster. CIRM-funded scientists from the UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center confirmed that hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs), which are responsible for generating cells in the blood…

Glyphosate was discovered by John E. Franz, an organic chemist who synthesized the herbicide while working at Monsanto's Company in 1970. This chemical became, and now remains, the active ingredient in Roundup, a broad-spectrum herbicide used and sold by Monsanto. Today, it is still used extensively in agriculture, and by millions of homeowners to control…

Men have a bit of a dilemma when it comes to finding the right gift for Valentine's Day. Sure, every woman (almost) loves the flowers and sweet card. But that is the "old stand-by." It does not take a great deal of thought. A trip to the supermarket to pick out a picked over card…

It comes around every year and couples everywhere rack their brains to come up with appropriate and meaningful gifts that reflect their romantic thoughts. It is easier for a man to give a woman a Valentine's gift than vice-versa. After all, there are the traditional items like red roses, boxes of chocolates, perfume, small jewelry…

If you stop at any convenience store or truck stop you will notice that the number of energy drinks in the cooler is definitely on the rise. From occasional one or two different major brands you now will find 10 or more possible options, some touting all natural ingredients and no caffeine and some reflecting…