National Research Council of Canada

The National Research Council of Canada of Ottawa has received US Patent No.

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The company will focus its development efforts on non-invasive, urine-based, rapid detection systems for diagnosing sexually transmitted infections and other diseases, such as tuberculosis.

The lab at the University of Moncton also will serve the Atlantic Cancer Research Institute and the University of New Brunswick.

Berkeley researchers have engineered yeast to make the molecule behind the hoppy taste of beer, Quartz reports.

King's College London researchers examine the influence of school type and genetics on academic achievement.

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