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Emotions Compromised By Lack of Sleep

<b>Tel Aviv University study pinpoints neural mechanism responsible for impaired neutrality due to sleep loss.</b><p>Cranky or grumpy after a long night? Your …

Neuroscience

How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7 (The Simple Technique That Gave Me My Life Back)

<i>I used to work</i> <b>a lot</b><i> — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week…</i><p>I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge of …

11 Tweaks to Your Daily Routine Will Make Your Day More Productive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. What …

Doctor's attempt to bring lower-price diabetes drug to market thwarted

Dr. Mayer Davidson has long been frustrated by the rising cost of prescription drugs, especially in his area of expertise —<p>diabetes.<p>He's a professor of medicine at Charles R. Drew University and director of the diabetes program at the<p>Martin Luther King Jr.Outpatient Center in South Los …

Pharma

Celgene bet $1 billion that this biotech's science can cure deadly cancers

Celgene is making a billion dollar bet on game-changing science.<p>On Tuesday, the biotech ponied up $1 billion to gain access to innovative cancer …

Cancer breakthroughs trigger big pharma interest in drugs and deals

Companies are scrambling to get into the immunotherapy market, which experts think could eventually be worth up to £26bn a year in sales<p>The new generation of drugs hailed as a once-in-a-generation advance in treatment for cancer patients is also viewed as good news for the pharmaceutical industry – …

Biotechnology

What You May Have Missed in Biotech: Eye Drug Fails, Ear Drug Flops, and Herpes Drug Succeeds

Biotech was full of news this week on clinical trials for the eyes, the ears, and other body parts people don’t usually talk about.<p>Catch up on your headlines here:<p><b>Eleven Biotherapeutics Fails in Dry Eye Clinical Trial</b><br>Cambridge, Mass.-based Eleven Biotherapeutics lost 75% of its value, ending the …

Biotechnology

Opinion: Here’s your only safe bet in this sickly stock market

In this challenging market, investors seem to be looking over their shoulders constantly for fear they will either be buying a top or missing the …

AstraZeneca to invest $285 million in Swedish biotech drug factory | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca (AZN.L) is investing $285 million to expand biotech drug manufacturing in Sweden as the company bets on the future of high-tech medicine for future growth.<p>The logo of AstraZeneca is seen on medication packages in a pharmacy in London April 28, 2014. REUTERS/Luke …

Biotechnology

the ten habits of highly unsuccessful research bid writers

<i>I’ve just reviewed a lot, and I mean a lot, of research bids. I review research bids regularly, as do a lot of senior academics. Some of them are</i> …

Peer-Reviewed

CEO Sundays: 5 Reasons Research Professors Make the Best Tech Startup Founders

As a research professor, I played a role in both developing cutting-edge technologies and inspiring the next generation of tech professionals. I …

Startups

National Geographic Magazine

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Extreme Sports

Implant mimicks spinal cord and brain membrane for long term spinal cord and brain repair

Researchers at the École Polytechnique Fédérale, in Lausanne, Switzerland, to design a soft, flexible electronic implant, which they say has the same …