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Periodic Table’s 7th Row Finally Completed

Periodic Table’s 7th Row Finally Completed

Break out the champagne; the 7th row of the periodic table has been completed with the addition of four new elements. While their existence had been predicted before, they have only now been officially discovered – meaning they can be formally named on the table. At the moment, the four elements – which occupy the […]

Human Tissue Transplanted Retinas

Human Tissue Transplanted Retinas

There could be hope on the horizon for an untreatable genetic disease: Scientists have successfully grown eye tissue in the lab and transplanted it into monkeys with models of a human degenerative disease that affects the retina. Not only did the graft survive, but it also showed signs of integration with the recipient’s eye cells, forming […]