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  • Is It Possible to Stop Animal Testing? An Alternative Approach to Testing for Skin Allergen Hazards: An EU Legislation Imposition
    Maria Teresa de Teixeira Cruz Rosete
    University of Coimbra
    Allergic skin reactions are one of the most common occupational diseases in developed countries,...
  • Gifts beyond Genes: Ancestors’ Lifestyle as Biological Heritage?
    Sandra Hake and Philipp Korber
    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich
    Recently researchers have made the astonishing finding that our lifestyles seem to have lasting...
  • Identifying New Anticancer Drugs
    Régis Gasper and Erik Goormaghtigh
    Université Libre de Bruxelles
    Mechanism of action of anticancer compounds on cells could be accurately characterized by their...
  • A Life-Enhancing Liquor
    David Bueno i Torrens
    University of Barcelona
    Molecules in the embryonic brain liquor may be used as therapeutic agents to increase our quality...
  • Research on rare diseases
    Eva Richard
    Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
    The importance of diagnosis and research on new therapies for rare diseases.   We are slowly...
  • Lesson from neurons: don’t experience tomorrow what you can experience today
    Laura Maggi
    University of Rome – La Sapienza
    The capacity of the human brain to collect, retrieve and store information is essential to daily...
  • From single-cell protozoans to multicellular animals An evolutionary transition that changed life on earth
    Iñaki Ruiz Trillo
    University of Barcelona
    The quest for the origins of something (whether life, animals or language) has an almost addictive...
  • The problem of neuronal connectivity: how physicists can contribute to neuroscience
    Jordi Soriano Fradera
    University of Barcelona - Department of Structure and Constituents of Matter
    Modern science is highly interdisciplinary: very different scientific disciplines work together to...
  • Improvements in drug delivery could improve cancer treatment
    Giulio Caracciolo
    Università di Roma La Sapienza
    The group I coordinate at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Rome ‘Sapienza’ is...
  • How do you determine a species? Researchers at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin are using three-dimensional reconstructions of female genitalia to research the taxonomy of insects
    Mathias Zilch
    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    Virtual three-dimensional reconstructions of female genitalia to research the taxonomy of a cicada...