B.C. woman in need of bone marrow transplant pleas for more donors of African descent

Tue, Jun 20: The wife of a Vancouver surgeon needs a bone marrow donation to stay alive, but as Nadia Stewart reports, her ethnicity is working against her. http://globalnews.ca/news/3544036/b-c-woman-in-need-of-bone-marrow-transplant-pleas-for-more-donors-of-african-descent/

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Stomach Cells Change Identity to Drive Precancerous State

A study suggests that “chief” cells in the stomach act as reserve stem cells that are activated by tissue damage and may be the long-sought source of gastric cancer. http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49669/title/Stomach-Cells-Change-Identity-to-Drive-Precancerous-State/

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Best 3D Printer Materials: Ceramics, Sand, Food, Organs and More

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum inaugurates the world’s first 3D-printed office building, which was 3D printed by WinSun. (Image courtesy of the Government of Dubai Media Office.) http://www.engineering.com/3DPrinting/3DPrintingArticles/ArticleID/15103/Best-3D-Printer-Materials-Ceramics-Sand-Food-Organs-and-More.aspx

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