FDA Takes Steps to Increase Availability of COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine

Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) COVID-19 Vaccine Following careful review and deliberation, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking important steps that will allow a critically needed supply of the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) COVID-19 Vaccine to be made available. The agency is announcing today that it is authorizing for use, under the emergency use authorization (EUA) for the Janssen…

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Teams Engineer Complex Human Tissues, Win Top Prizes in NASA Challenge

Tissue Challenge

Two teams of scientists from the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, have won first and second place in NASA’s Vascular Tissue Challenge. The prize competition aims to accelerate tissue engineering innovations to benefit people on Earth today and space explorers in the future. Competing as teams Winston and WFIRM, each used a different approach…

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Looking for Something to do in the Valley? Try Odysea!


An Aquarium in the desert… Now that mask mandates and other COVID-19 related restrictions are seemingly easing, the opportunity to venture out of the house, travel and enjoy local attractions has become a reality. Here in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area there are many places around here that are opening up to limited or to full capacity. One of those places…

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