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Scientists have created an algorithm that works to generate and refine DNA sequences that are likely to code for antimicrobial proteins.

Scientists have created an algorithm that works to generate and refine DNA sequences that are likely to code for antimicrobial proteins.

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Brain cells called oligodendrocytes supply insulation by wrapping neurons in multiple layers of fatty extensions, preserving signal strength and markedly speeding up transmission. But studying these cells in culture has been virtually impossible -- until now.

Brain cells called oligodendrocytes supply insulation by wrapping neurons in multiple layers of fatty extensions, preserving signal strength and markedly speeding up transmission. But studying these cells in culture has been virtually impossible -- until now.

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The health sector should focus on consumer needs to better harness the promise of digital technology, writes a Stanford Medicine professor and a colleague.

The health sector should focus on consumer needs to better harness the promise of digital technology, writes a Stanford Medicine professor and a colleague.

Being treated by kind, warm physicians can demonstrably improve patient health, Stanford social psychologists have found.

Being treated by kind, warm physicians can demonstrably improve patient health, Stanford social psychologists have found.

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Stanford researchers have discovered a compound that reduces the symptoms of heart failure after a heart attack in initial animal tests.

Stanford researchers have discovered a compound that reduces the symptoms of heart failure after a heart attack in initial animal tests.

Dean Lloyd Minor discusses findings of Stanford Medicine's recently released Health Trends Report.

Dean Lloyd Minor discusses findings of Stanford Medicine's recently released Health Trends Report.

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An interdisciplinary team of Stanford researchers have developed a implantable, biodegradable, wireless and battery-free blood flow sensor.

An interdisciplinary team of Stanford researchers have developed a implantable, biodegradable, wireless and battery-free blood flow sensor.

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Two leaders of Stanford’s Presence Center — Abraham Verghese and Sonoo Thadaney Israni — explore how AI can enhance the human side of patient care.

Two leaders of Stanford’s Presence Center — Abraham Verghese and Sonoo Thadaney Israni — explore how AI can enhance the human side of patient care.