Beam Therapeutics will present the first approach to highlight research into the development of non-genotoxic conditioning regimens for patients with sickle cell disease prior to autologous transplantation

Beam Therapeutics will present the first approach to highlight research into the development of non-genotoxic conditioning regimens for patients with sickle cell disease prior to autologous transplantation

Beam Therapeutics CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, June 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Beam Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: BEAM), a biotechnology company developing precision genetic drugs through base editing, today announced that new research highlighting the company’s internal efforts to develop better transplant preparation regimens for sickle cell disease (SCD) undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) will be introduced …

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Nevada conserves Lake Mead, but big cuts to the river still may come

Despite protection, large notches can occur on the Colorado River

A call by federal officials for massive cuts along the Colorado River is leading water managers in the American West to find common ground before the federal government descends with its own proverbial hammer. It’s a morning Southern Nevada is well placed to absorb it, thanks to a two-decade lead in nature conservation and significant …

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Solar Storm Mystery: Earth Survived by "Surprising" Storm That Disrupted DAYS |  Science  News

Solar Storm Mystery: Earth Survived by “Surprising” Storm That Disrupted DAYS | Science News

Over the weekend, the Earth was hit by a solar storm, the origin of which has so far confused astronomers. Solar storms are major disturbances that occur as a result of explosions on the surface of the Sun known as solar flares, which are caused by entanglement, crossing, or reorganization of magnetic field lines. Within …

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Earnings research cannot provide pandemic predictions.  Are there alternatives?

Earnings research cannot provide pandemic predictions. Are there alternatives?

Illustration by Erik English. Science is about understanding how the natural world works and inventing machines, drugs and vaccines that make life easier on the planet. Understanding and imagination allow scientists to make predictions, which must then be confirmed by experiment. Nevertheless, in dynamic situations that involve more variables, such as in biology, this can …

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The Grand Canyon will not be looking for volunteers to kill bison this fall

The Grand Canyon will not be looking for volunteers to kill bison this fall

Program to kill bison Grand Canyon network of 4 animals, criticism Critics say that rather than killing bison, the animals should be relocated to other areas or given to Native American tribes as part of an ongoing effort. FLAGSTAFF, Arizona (AP) – A herd of bison that lives almost exclusively in northern areas Grand Canyon …

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Under new abortion laws, the results of prenatal genetic testing may come too late

Under new abortion laws, the results of prenatal genetic testing may come too late

When the results of her prenatal genetic test returned last August, Ann was in her 15th week of pregnancy with her fourth child. The test indicated that her daughter, whom she and her husband planned to name Juliet, lacked one of her two X chromosomes – a condition called Turner syndrome, which can cause complications, …

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The mysterious "surprise" of a solar storm hit Earth and left forecasters clueless - and the impact could last for days

The mysterious “surprise” of a solar storm hit Earth and left forecasters clueless – and the impact could last for days

Over the weekend, a SOLAR storm hit Earth and caused a temporary disruption of the planet’s magnetosphere. The storm was caused by an unexpected coronal mass ejection (CME), which, according to The Express, was sunk into the solar wind. 2 A solar storm hit Earth this weekend, temporarily disrupting the Earth’s magnetosphere.Credit: Getty 2 Solar …

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