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Investigators Pinpoint Two Genes as Targets for Treatment and Prognostic Markers for Glioma

Study in the New England Journal of Medicine also suggests that the mutations trigger progression of the disease.

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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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