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St. Louis Agtech Startup Sees Sunflowers as Reliable Source of Natural Rubber in America’s Future
Edison Agrosciences believes sunflowers provide a golden opportunity for the U.S. to have a reliable source of natural rubber at home.
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Barnes-Jewish Hospital ER is Highest Enrolling Site for Clinical Trials of COVID-19 Tests
More than 6,500 emergency room patients admitted to Barnes-Jewish Hospital participated in the clinical trials of 25 COVID-19 tests.
Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation Device as Novel Treatment for Sleep Apnea
The hypoglossal nerve stimulator is an implanted medical device for treating sleep apnea .
St. Louis Agtech Startup CoverCress Turns a Weed Into a Cash Crop for Farmers
CoverCress is showcasing its success of a climate-smart seed technology as a cover crop on a farm in Illinois.
Tour of the New Mercy Proton Therapy Center & How the Cyclotron Delivers Cancer-Killing Treatment
The cyclotron delivers the proton beam to tumors at hyper-speed with superior precision, sparing healthy tissue.
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St. Louis Cancer Research
Discover Cancer research trials taking place in and around St. Louis.
University of Missouri Study Shows COVID-19 Pneumonia Increases Risk of Dementia
While developing dementia after pneumonia is rare, the odds are 30% higher among patients with pneumonia associated with COVID-19 compared to other pneumonias.
Funding for AgriFoodTech Startups in the Arch Grants Competition Supported Through New Partnership
BioGenerator, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, and The Yield Lab partnered with Arch Grants to extend funding opportunities to AgriFoodTech companies.
Missouri Launches Statewide Effort to Eliminate Hepatitis C
Missouri’s first hepatitis C elimination plan is called Show Me the Cure is underway.
Training Program for High-Demand Biotechnology Roles Growing Drug Manufacturing in St. Louis
New biotechnology certification “crash” courses at St. Louis Community College cover a variety of subjects to fuel local talent through sponsors.