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Body's Natural High, Prescription Drug Misuse, Health Implications of Legalized Marijuana, and More in the Marijuana News Source

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How Environmental Pollutants and Genetics Work Together in Rheumatoid Arthritis

New research documents how chemicals and a certain gene activate an enzyme to increase the risk and severity of RA and bone destruction.

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SLU Expert Discusses Future of Testing and Treating Chlorine Gas Attacks

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Future answers to quickly testing and treating those who may have been exposed to chlorine gas may lie in chlorinated lipids, says a Saint Louis University professor.

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People Waste Nearly a Pound of Food Daily

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Americans waste nearly a pound of food per person each day, but the exact amount of food we trash differs by how healthy your diet is, new research finds. Annually, food waste corresponds with the use of 30M acres of land (7% of total US cropland) and 4.2 trillion gallons of water. Surprisingly, higher quality diets were associated with higher levels of food waste.

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Corn's Nitrogen Need, Eating for AMD Prevention, The Perils of Food Packaging, and More in the Food Science News Source

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Novel NUS Technique Strengthens Building Structures Using Wood Waste

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Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have found an innovative and environmental-friendly technique to enhance building structures. The new method, which incorporates biochar recycled from saw dust into cement, improves the strength and water tightness of mortar and concrete, and offers an alternative use to the large volume of wood waste produced in Singapore.

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In Vitro Chemical Screens; Ovary Effects of Personal Care Product Chemicals & More in April 2018 Toxicological Sciences

Articles on personal care product chemicals; PBPK modeling; 2D vs 3D for drug-induced liver injury; zebrafish and drug discovery; glutathione restoration and acetaminophen; high-throughput screening for thyroid hormone T4; and genetically engineered food crops featured in new Toxicological Sciences.

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Sanitizing Hospital Sewage

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Researchers at Penn State have developed a water filtration system that removes contaminants and reduces toxicity in hospital wastewater.

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NUS Engineers Pioneer Greener and Cheaper Technique for Biofuel Production

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A research team led by Associate Professor He Jianzhong from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at NUS Faculty of Engineering has found that a natural bacterium isolated from mushroom crop residue can directly convert cellulose to biobutanol, a biofuel.







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