Dr. Adetola Adesida, Professor with an Uncommon Dedication to Stem Cell Research

Stem cells have the wondrous potential of developing into different types of cells. In many tissues and organs, stem cells can differentiate into more specialized cells, such as red blood cells or skin cells. As such, stem cells hold promise in repairing damaged tissue and represent hope for cures to a number of conditions, including

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Career Profile: Dr. Daniel Larocque, Innovative Researcher & Project Leader at GlaxoSmithKline (Part II)

Last week the NSN published the first part of an interview with Dr. Daniel Larocque, a scientific project leader at GlaxoSmithKline. In the first installment, Dr. Larocque discussed his academic path to his current position and shared some important lessons that he has learned. In this last installment of the interview, Dr. Larocque discusses the

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Career Profile: Dr Daniel Larocque, Innovative Researcher & Project Leader at GlaxoKlineSmith (Part I)

When we think about a career in research, we often imagine a student at a lab bench, working away to obtain an MSc, a PhD, a post-doc, assistant professorship and finally tenure. However, academia is not the only option for a career in research. There are researchers in industry, at biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Using

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