Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet is in contract to sell her West Chelsea penthouse. The sprawling duplex, at 532 W. 22nd St., hit the market for $5.69 million last November. She had previously listed it as a $30,000-a-month rental. At 3,018 square feet, the loft features four bedrooms, three-and-a-half bathrooms — and a stellar 1,700-square-foot roof
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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the pace of vaccine development has surpassed anyone’s wildest expectations. Unfortunately, drug development for treatments has not kept the same pace. Indeed, there are still very few effective treatments for COVID-19. Now, a collaboration between four research institutes has identified the antimalarial drug amodiaquine as a potent inhibitor of SARS-CoV-2
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Stacey Bronfman — the art collector, mother and ex-wife of billionaire Seagram heir Matthew Bronfman — has sold her Hamptons home for $9.85 million. The modern residence at 75 Sams Creek Road in Bridgehampton was built by Norman Jaffe, the late, prolific Long Island architect. She had originally listed it for $11.5 million last August.
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Diet determines the placement of methylation signatures like post-its at specific sites on a messenger RNA (mRNA) marking the molecules for degradation, a new study on the microscopic model worm, Caenorhabditis elegans, reveals. The findings of this collaborative study by scientists from the University of Geneva (UNIGE), Switzerland, and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology
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Although the number of Americans vaccinated against COVID-19 rises every day, testing remains a key component to the country’s public health effort to thwart the spread of the virus. Testing is particularly important as more children—who are currently ineligible for a vaccine—return to school for in-person learning. Today, Ginkgo Bioworks announced a collaboration with Quest
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Researchers published a study “Four distinct trajectories of tau deposition identified in Alzheimer’s disease” in Nature Medicine that shows how the tau protein spreads in AD according to four distinct patterns that lead to different symptoms with different prognoses of the affected individuals. “Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is characterized by the spread of tau pathology throughout the
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(Kitco News) Next week’s U.S. data will be running hot, and gold will be closely following the market’s inflation expectations as commodities continue to surge, analysts told Kitco News. For now, the gold market is ignoring its perfect storm of low interest rates, more government spending, and rising inflation expectations. However, next week could test
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There’s no place like home — especially when it’s printed in five days. A Dutch couple is now living in Europe’s first totally 3D-printed house, which could signal a revolution in home building, the Sun reported Saturday. Elize Lutz and Harrie Dekkers’s new two-bedroom home looks straight out of “The Flintstones.” It’s just over 1,000
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[embedded content] As President Joe Biden commits to $6 trillion of stimulus over the next decade, worries of inflation, or even hyperinflation, from both unprecedented monetary and fiscal stimulus take center stage in financial headlines. Fiscal stimulus from the Biden Administration includes the $1.8 trillion American Families Plan, the $2.3 trillion American Jobs Plan and
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Retron-based genome editing has been inviting comparisons with CRISPR-based genome editing, especially since researchers have learned that retrons, like CRISPR systems, function as a sort of immune system in bacteria. However, the comparisons may be a little premature. Retron-based genome editing has yet to work in mammalian cells. Nonetheless, retrons have already been shown to
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