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March 29, 2017

Microfluidic system mimics 28-day female reproductive cycle

Tissues in EVATAR device produce and respond to hormones similar to those in the body

March 29, 2017

Measurements heighten mystery of D-amino acids in the brain

Missing D-glutamate in mice brains hints at undiscovered enzymes

March 27, 2017

New twist on an old method sorts neurons from preserved brain tissue

A new protocol for flow cytometry isolates and sorts neuronal cells found in frozen, fixed tissue

March 27, 2017

Optimism reigned at drug conference

Firms at DCAT touted investment in large and small molecules

March 23, 2017

China looks to streamline drug approvals

Reform could allow international firms to register new drugs years sooner

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