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  • What makes circadian clocks tick?
    on February 18, 2018 at 6:59 pm

    Circadian clocks arose as an adaptation to dramatic swings in daylight hours and temperature caused by the Earth's rotation, but we still don't fully understand how they work. Scientists studying the circadian clock of blue-green colored cyanobacteria. The group discovered that how the proteins move hour by hour is central to cyanobacteria's […]

  • Stretchable electronics a 'game changer' for stroke recovery treatment
    on February 17, 2018 at 11:48 pm

    A first-of-its-kind sensor that sticks to the throat and measures speech and swallowing patterns could be a game-changer in the field of stroke rehabilitation. […]

  • Newborn babies who suffered stroke regain language function in opposite side of brain
    on February 17, 2018 at 11:48 pm

    A stroke in a baby -- even a big one -- does not have the same lasting impact as a stroke in an adult. A study found that a decade or two after a 'perinatal' stroke damaged the left 'language' side of the brain, affected teenagers and young adults used the right sides of their brain for language. […]