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Enlarged C. elegans.

Are worms the future of drug development?

NemaMetrix’s ScreenChip collects live-animal, high-throughput C. elegans elecropharyngeograms (EPGs), which are an indication of overall organism health for drug development.

NASA astronaut Greg Chamitoff conducting extravehicular activity (EVA) on the International Space Station, 2011.

Genes in space

Julian Rubinfien discusses the Genes in Space contest and his winning experiment that will be sent to the International Space Station.