In conversation with Professor David Segal, Field Chief Editor for Frontiers in Genome Editingon November 19, 2021 at 2:41 pm

November 19, 2021

Frontiers in Genome Editing is an open access journal dedicated to ensuring genome editing becomes an accessible and transformative tool with a spectrum of applications from human health to plant sciences.   Professor David Jay Segal joins Frontiers in Genome Editing in a new capacity as Field Chief Editor alongside his Specialty Chief Editor role for the […]

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Common household sounds are stressing out our pets, but little research has been put into giving them a happier lifeon November 19, 2021 at 10:00 am

November 19, 2021

By Dr Emma K Grigg, University of California, Davis Dr Emma K Grigg, University of California, Davis. Image: Sherri Rieck We may not realize it, but many household appliances are causing our pets significant stress, according to a new study published in Frontiers in Veterinary Science. Now, one of its authors, Dr Emma K Grigg […]

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Frontiers eBook releases: November 2021on November 18, 2021 at 1:51 pm

November 18, 2021

Download this month’s new releases including the latest special issues on the role of mass media during the pandemic, recent discoveries in biosafety of genetically modified organisms, how non-human animals perceive and interact with humans, the implications of cigarette smoke and e-vaping for Covid-19 patients, new perspectives on privacy in the digital age and many […]

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Frontiers’ statement on UNESCO Open Science Recommendationon November 17, 2021 at 4:40 pm

November 17, 2021

Frontiers’ chief executive editor Dr. Frederick Fenter: “Frontiers welcomes the news on the unanimous adaptation of The UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science. Together with UNESCO, we recognize the urgency of addressing complex and interconnected environmental, social and economic challenges facing the world and the vital importance of science, technology and innovation in response to these […]

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Test-retest reliability and validity of the Sitting Balance Measure-Korean in individuals with incomplete spinal cord injury

November 15, 2021

Spinal Cord, Published online: 15 November 2021; doi:10.1038/s41393-021-00715-4 Test-retest reliability and validity of the Sitting Balance Measure-Korean in individuals with incomplete spinal cord injurySpinal Cord, Published online: 15 November 2021; doi:10.1038/s41393-021-00715-4Test-retest reliability and validity of the Sitting Balance Measure-Korean in individuals with incomplete spinal cord injuryRead MoreSpinal Cord – Issue – nature.com science feeds

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Research reveals potential new way to fight radicalization in ‘true believers’on November 15, 2021 at 7:31 am

November 15, 2021

By Suzanna Burgelman, Frontiers science writer Image: Varavin88/Shutterstock ‘True believers’ who exhibit extreme behavior are driven by the degree to which their identity is fused with a cause or belief, finds a new study. The results suggest that an effective strategy for deradicalization could be to bring true believers to believe in new avenues of […]

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Science is my favorite hobbyon November 11, 2021 at 8:47 am

November 11, 2021

Author: Leticia Nani Silva Dr. Sarah Berry is a reader in nutritional sciences at King’s College London. Her work focuses on precision nutrition and the influence of food matrix and dietary components on postprandial metabolism and cardiovascular health. In this interview we talk to Dr. Berry about both her career in nutritional sciences and her […]

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The University of Oklahoma-Norman to Trial Open-Access Publishing Agreement with Frontierson November 11, 2021 at 12:05 am

November 11, 2021

As part of the University of Oklahoma’s support in making research more widely available, the University Libraries at the University of Oklahoma-Norman have agreed to an institutional membership trial agreement with Frontiers, enabling OU-Norman-affiliated corresponding authors to benefit from a 7.5% membership discount on article processing charges (APCs) in any of Frontiers’ journals from January […]

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The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center to Trial Open-Access Publishing Agreement with Frontierson November 11, 2021 at 12:11 am

November 11, 2021

As part of the University of Oklahoma’s support in making research more widely available, the Robert M. Bird Health Sciences Library at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and the University of Oklahoma Libraries have agreed to an institutional membership trial agreement with Frontiers, enabling OUHSC-affiliated corresponding authors to benefit from a 7.5% membership […]

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Exposure to CO2 after traumatic experience strengthens fearful memories in miceon November 9, 2021 at 5:00 am

November 9, 2021

By Mischa Dijkstra, Frontiers science writer Image credit: By Stefan_Sutka / Shutterstock.com Mice who inhale CO2 within hours after forming a new fearful memory show more distress when subsequently prompted to retrieve the memory. This memory-strengthening effect of CO2 requires a functional ASIC1A gene in the mouse brain. The effect is time-dependent, unique to CO2, and […]

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