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New data chronicling the long-term effects of deep brain stimulation (DBS) on early-stage Parkinson’s disease patients has found the treatment significantly slows its progression. Researchers from Vanderbilt University Medical Center suggest, if the results are validated in a large Phase 3 trial currently underway, DBS will become the first therapy clinically proven to slow the progression of thi
Vertex and CRISPR Therapeutics have presented new data from one of the first trials testing gene-editing therapy in human subjects. Fifteen months on from the first patient treatment, the highly experimental therapy is showing remarkable efficacy treating two rare genetic blood diseases.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: CRISPR, gene therapy, Genetics, Stem Cells, Blood
A landmark study, published in the journal Cell Reports, is offering the first direct evidence of a process by which our brains consolidate memories during sleep. The researchers witnessed neuronal firing patterns in humans during sleep that suggest we replay our waking experiences as we rest.Continue ReadingCategory: ScienceTags: Brain, Memory, Sleep, Learning, Neuroscience
the free-to-enter competition is open for submissions now until may 30, 2020. The post next landmark 2020 contest calls for inspiring garden designs for italian nursery appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Traditional computers, which perform their wonderfully quick calculations using millions of simple on/off transistors organized into logic gates, spent the last half a century getting faster and faster, to the point where we could reasonably expect the number of transistors on a chip to double every couple of years, while becoming half as expensive. To follow this famous "Moore's Law," they've be
designboom takes a closer look at the projects that have defined the irish architects' career. The post shelley mcnamara + yvonne farrell of grafton: 8 landmark projects by 2020 pritzker laureates appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A team of US scientists has just solved a long-standing biological mystery – how exactly do millipedes mate? Using a variety of novel imaging methods, including microscopic ultraviolet photography and micro-CT scanning, the research finally figured out how these tiny creatures get it on.Continue ReadingCategory: Biology, ScienceTags: Insect, Reproduction, Sex, General Imaging
shaped like an inverted ‘U’, the pool is held up by two stone plinths, creating a passage way for the public to walk through. The post elmgreen & dragset’s bent pool sculpture serves as landmark for miami beach appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the renovated castle invites guests to examine its structure closer and view the picturesque town of haapsalu from an unusually high point. The post kaos architects converts 13th-century estonian castle into modern landmark appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
C+A aimed to build a flexible hub for student activities on campus, enhancing the experience of students and teachers alike. The post C+A revives landmark building in kyoto university of foreign studies appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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