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Updated: Jul 15 2015

Horizon Discovery

  • Horizon Discovery
  • 7100 Cambridge Research Park
  • Waterbeach
  • Cambridge, CB25 9TL
  • UNITED KINGDOM

Horizon Discovery combines deep scientific experience in translational research with a precision gene-editing platform incorporating rAAV, CRISPR and ZFN technologies.  Horizon supplies genetically-defined cell lines, in vivo models, custom cell line generation, molecular reference standards, and contract research services to over 1,000 academic, clinical and biopharmaceutical organizations.    

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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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