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Platform Developed to Investigate How Biochemical and Physical Parameters Impact on Single Stem Cell Fate

Swiss team develops artificial niche microarrays that harness best features of linear microarrays and hydrogel microwell arrays.

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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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