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Monoclonals for Severe Asthma

Severe asthma affects between nine and 15 million people worldwide, causing chest tightness and difficulty breathing in addition to frequent asthma attacks that sometimes require hospitalization. It is usually treated with inhaled corticosteroids such as fluticasone...

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Happy Holidays

Like a shiny, round ornament ready to be placed in the perfect spot on a holiday tree, supernova remnant Cassiopeia A (Cas A) gleams in a new image from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope. If you'd like to check out other recent images from JWST, or a higher resolution...

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Tastes Like Chicken

A new milestone for large scale bioprocessing is FDA’s approval of lab-grown chicken for human consumption earlier this week. Read what the AP has to say. Would we like to try UPSIDE Foods’s product at Bar Crenn, a Michelin-starred restaurant in San Francisco? Indeed,...

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Monoclonals for dogs

If your dog needs itch relief, your vet may now offer a drug called Cytopoint. Cytopoint, produced by Zoetis Inc. and available in the US since early 2018, is an engineered (caninized) monoclonal antibody directed against interleukin-31. Interleukin-31 has been shown...

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Coffee is good for you

Excerpt from an article on Healthline.com: Why Is Coffee Good for You? Here Are 7 Reasons Coffee isn't just warm and energizing, it may also be extremely good for you. In recent years and decades, scientists have studied the effects of coffee on various aspects of...

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