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Johns Hopkins Students Stirs Controversy With Images Posted To Tumblr Blog

Zillow, a leading real estate marketplace, has alleged that a Johns Hopkins student violated the Copyright Act. Kate Wagner, a Johns Hopkins architecture student, utilized Zillow images on her parody Tumblr blog and website “McMansion Hell. According to Zillow, Wagner … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins Study: 1 In Every 5 Patients Experience Side Effects Of Antibiotics

A new study conducted by researchers at Johns Hopkins found that a fifth of patients prescribed antibiotics suffered side effects. It was also found that some of those patients did not even need the antibiotics to begin with. The research … Continue reading

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Rapid Brain Mechanism That Increases Vocalization In Bat Models May Lead To New Parkinson’s Disease’ Treatments

Animals and humans raise their voices, when trying to be heard over noise. It’s a very rapid feat from the ear to the brain and finally to vocalization. Johns Hopkins researchers are the first ever to measure how fast the … Continue reading

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PolarityTE To Develop Human Skin Regeneration Technology

PolarityTE, a Salt Lake City-based biotechnology company, will tackle one of its toughest feats in history, creating technology capable of regenerating skin. One of the most devastating injuries imaginable is serious, debilitating burns. People who are inflicted with such injuries … Continue reading

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Despite Effective Therapy – Reservoirs Of Latent HIV Can Multiply And Possibly Reactivate

New evidence discovered by Johns Hopkins researchers reveals that immune cells infected with a latent form of HIV are capable of proliferating and refilling the reservoir of virus immune to antiretroviral drug therapy. In most cases, HIV can effectively be … Continue reading

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Former Patients Of Dr. Nikita Levy Will Soon Receive Their Settlement Checks

Dr. Nikita Levy is the former gynecologist at Johns Hopkins, who was accused of secretly filming and photographing females during pelvic exams. Settlement checks will be mailed out to over 8,000 of Levy’s former patients by June 2. Retired Maryland … Continue reading

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Parents Suing Chelsea’s Gentle Care Child Development Center In Westminster Over E. Coli Outbreak

Chelsea’s Gentle Care Child Development Center in Westminster is facing a lawsuit related to an Escherichia coli (E. coli) outbreak. The complainants say their children contracted the infection, while in attendance at the center. Emily Starrs and Justin Gates, Tim … Continue reading

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Newly Discovered Gene Responds To Electromagnetic Fields May Some Day Be Used In Gene Therapy

In a study, Johns Hopkins researchers and colleagues utilized the gene of a catfish to enable a rat brain to sense electromagnetic fields. A wide variety of animals, such as newts, lobster, bees and birds are capable of sensing the … Continue reading

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New Study Reveals Safe Places To Use Drugs Would Save $6M In Opioid Epidemic-Related Costs

A new cost-benefit analysis led by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers and collaborators revealed that safe drug sites would save $6 million annually in opioid epidemic-related costs. In safe consumption spaces, people can utilize illicit drugs, while … Continue reading

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Hopkins Researchers Create ‘An Atmosphere In A Bottle’

An assistant professor of planetary sciences at Johns Hopkins would hop aboard a space shuttle and travel to Saturn’s largest moon ‘Titan’, if it was possible. Her best alternative was to bring Titan’s dust and gases to her lab at … Continue reading

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