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September 2014

PSI in the Spotlight
Latest News from Around the Protein Structure Initiative: Biology Network

 

Largest ever Ebola outbreak is not a global threat
Although the virus is exerting a heavy toll in West Africa, it does not spread easily.

 

Biosafety controls come under fire
Experts call for a stronger safety culture at secure sites after incidents involving anthrax and flu in a US laboratory.

 

Gene-hunt gain for mental health
Flood of genetic locations linked to schizophrenia helps spark financial boost to research field.

 

Journals weigh up double-blind peer review
Anonymity of authors as well as reviewers could level field for women and minorities in science.

 

Cancer treatment clears two Australian patients of HIV
Patients' virus levels became undetectable after bone-marrow therapy with stem cells.

 

Gene therapy creates biological pacemaker
Pig-heart cells modified to keep a steady beat.

 

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