18Oct/17

Accident victim gives light of life to four on Diwali eve – Times of India


Times of India
Accident victim gives light of life to four on Diwali eve
Times of India
“In the last few years, increased awareness has helped boost donations. But the government must work towards creating more retrieval and transplant centres so that organs aren’t wasted,” said a doctor, adding that states like Haryana, Himachal Pradesh

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18Oct/17

Cryo-MOST approach maps whole-brain changes in Alzheimer’s disease – Drug Target Review (press release)


Drug Target Review (press release)
Cryo-MOST approach maps whole-brain changes in Alzheimer’s disease
Drug Target Review (press release)
Because the size of the tissue imaged is only limited by the maximum moving range of the mechanical stage, the system could be used for studying human brain tissue from deceased donors. It could also be useful for visualizing other biological molecules …

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18Oct/17

Wealthy donors working to limit ‘inappropriate’ religious freedom – Catholic News Agency


Catholic News Agency
Wealthy donors working to limit ‘inappropriate’ religious freedom
Catholic News Agency
A network of wealthy donors is funding a series of well-organized lobbying campaigns to restrict legal protections for religious freedom, in order to advance access to abortion and LGBT causes. Since 2013, a network of funders has earmarked at least $8