Some new work in how memories are formed. It looks like certain mRNAs are molecularly masked and unmasked based on activity in the neuron, so that translation occurs based on which synapses are active.
- Stephen Colbert Interviews Neil deGrasse Tyson – Excellent (YouTube)
- Fascinating glial cell function in retina
- First detailed microscopy evidence of ‘nanobacteria’ at the lower size limit of life
- Nanoinjector Device: New Gene Therapy Advance
- New scanner shows high-resolution images of blood vessels, soft tissue, organs and bones.
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