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A group of researchers at Stanford and elsewhere is retracting a 2013 paper that another scientist told Nature was “one of the biggest things to happen in the narcolepsy field for some time.” The Science Translational Medicine paper caused a buzz because it claimed to show that narcolepsy was an autoimmune disease. Here’s the notice: A.K. …

Companion animals: Translational scientist’s new best friends | Science Translational Medicine

Jan 2016 The Translational Scientist article: "Animal Alternatives Could the lab rat be heading for retirement? A new breed of in vitro tissues and organs are being engineered to replace animal models – and the developers aim to make them accessible to all." Learn how to know when medicine is based on real science, and when profit motive comes first. Written by world-renown scientist James Lyons-Weiler, "Cures vs. Profits" pulls no punches and nails the issues to the wall. Love to learn? This book is for you!

Jan 2016 The Translational Scientist article: "From Astrophysics to Astrocytes A galaxy-mapping statistical model suggests that star-shaped astrocytes are repelled by Alzheimer’s plaques."


Dr Troy McSherry, Principal Scientist, Biologics Process Design R&D, Abbott Diagnostics Division, speaks on 'A comprehensive analytical approach used to describe an unexpected antibody post-translational modification' - Track 4 #Bioproduction13

Some initial information on a plant I haven't heard of before: Wild Tomatillo Dissolves Aggressive Tumors in Animal Studies Dr. Mark Cohen is a surgical oncologist and translational clinician scientist at the Kansas University Medical Ce...


UPenn-Medical Scientist Training Program(MD/Ph.D) Note: "The mission of Penn's MSTP program is to prepare our students for careers as physician-investigators engaged in basic, disease-oriented and translational biomedical research designed to discover new knowledge and apply it for the betterment of mankind. "