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AIDS vaccine to rid AIDS from Monkeys

Researchers at Oregon Health and Science University have made some serious progress in coming up with a vaccine that could prevent AIDS. The vaccine in development is being tested on primates infected with simian immunodeficiency virus, or SIV. The virus is the primate equivalent of HIV and similarly causes AIDS. When tested on primates, the OHSU vaccines appears to have…

High efficiency windows and no need for curtains

The glass is the brainchild of scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) in California and the Autonomous University of Barcelona. It’s made of niobate, a compound composed of the element niobium and oxygen. The ingredients get mixed together with nanometer-sized crystals of indium tin oxide, or ITO, which is used in touch screens to register when…

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