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The mind-mucus connection

When phlegm runs amok, it can be life-threatening. Neuroscience know-how offers a way to put a cork in it.

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Answers to your questions about monkeypox

The monkeypox virus is normally endemic to Africa but has recently been found on other continents. It spreads through prolonged, direct contact with infected people or their bedding, clothing, and towels.

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Imaging blows up

Researchers at the Stanford-SLAC Cryo-EM Center are using an imaging technique known as cryogenic electron microscopy to help decipher molecules’ structures in fine detail, even as they flex, twist, and undulate.

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Human biology at its most basic

Recent advancements are further illuminating the secret lives of molecules in ways that are expected to revolutionize how medicine is practiced.

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Can we rejuvenate aging brains?

Neuroscientist Tony Wyss-Coray discusses his work in the field of cognitive rejuvenation.

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Preparing for the viruses we’ve yet to meet

Jeffrey Glenn, professor of medicine and of microbiology and immunology, is on a mission to de-fang COVID-19 and prepare the world for future viral threats.