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Updated: Mar 27 2015

BioNano Genomics

  • BioNano Genomics
  • 3701 Market Street, 4th Floor
  • Philadelphia, PA, 19104
  • UNITED STATES

BioNano Genomics aims to make full genome understanding more accessible to clinicians and researchers in life science, translational research, plus those developing molecular diagnostics and improving personalized medicine.

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Scientifically Studying Ecstasy

MDMA (commonly known as the empathogen “ecstasy”) is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, which is reserved for compounds with no accepted medical use and a high abuse potential. Two researchers from Stanford, however, call for a rigorous scientific exploration of MDMA's effects to identify precisely how the drug works, the data from which could be used to develop therapeutic compounds.

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