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In case of emergency, just add water
Published Oct 16, 2017
Therapeutics in powder form could change how medicines are stored, transported in adverse conditions / Applied Physics Laboratory
Science+Technology
A new dimension of research
Published Oct 16, 2017 Video
3-D microscope gives researchers unprecedented views of organs, tissue, live specimens
In memoriam
Ecologist William Sladen dies at 96
Published Oct 16, 2017
Teacher, Antarctic explorer, researcher whose work helped convince EPA to ban pesticide DDT was Johns Hopkins faculty member from 1957 to 1983
Neuroscience
The brain's 'black box'
Published Oct 16, 2017
Study identifies protein that maintains, protects adult neurons responsible for learning, memory
Artifact
Zebrafish pedagogy
Published Winter 2016
Cell biology
Nerve growth protein also control blood sugar
Published Oct 16, 2017
Finding could lead to treatments for type-2 diabetes, which affects nearly 1 in 10 Americans
Computer science
A giant leap for genome sequencing
Published Oct 16, 2017
JHU's Michael Schatz leads work on new computer algorithms that create more complete DNA portraits
Interdisciplinary scholar
Carl Wu named 23rd BDP
Published Oct 16, 2017
Renowned expert on chromatin biology, biochemistry will establish new lab to investigate chromatin structure, gene regulation
Stem cell research
Protein bolsters growth of damaged muscle tissue
Published Oct 16, 2017
Discovery could contribute to treatments for muscle degeneration caused by aging, diseases such as muscular dystrophy
Faculty honors
Biologist named finalist for award for young scientists
Published Oct 16, 2017
Xin Chen among 31 up for Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists