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Promising pre-clinical results for COVID-19 vaccine

Promising pre-clinical results for USask VIDO-InterVac COVID-19 vaccine

Promising pre-clinical results for COVID-19 vaccine Promising pre-clinical results for COVID-19 vaccine USask VIDO-InterVac research team. Credit: University of Saskatchewan A COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by the University of Saskatchewan’s (USask) Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization-International Vaccine Centre (VIDO-InterVac) has cleared another major milestone in moving towards human clinical trials: …

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    Preclinical study offers hope for Hirschsprung’s disease

    Preclinical study offers hope for Hirschsprung

    Preclinical study offers hope for Hirschsprung’s disease Preclinical study offers hope for Hirschsprung’s disease Human intestine, engineered in the laboratory of Tracy Grikscheit, MD. Credit: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Babies with Hirschsprung’s disease are born with an incomplete or absent gut nervous system. Children’s Hospital Los Angeles investigator Tracy Grikscheit, …

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      Implantable artificial kidney achieves preclinical milestone

      Implantable artificial kidney achieves preclinical milestone 6

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain The Kidney Project, a national effort to develop an implantable bio-artificial kidney that could eliminate the need for dialysis, will announce a key milestone in a November 7, 2019 presentation at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2019 conference in Washington, DC. The team will …

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