New COVID-19 Prevention Research

As COVID-19 continues to spread, research publications are being shared every day announcing advances toward developing a cure or preventing the spread of the virus. This study published in Cell from the German Primate Center looks at how the virus enters the cells and how this process can be blocked. Coronavirus Several coronaviruses are in 

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Kerafast Makes Steps to Go Green

Kerafast is taking great steps to become more environmentally responsible. Our most recent initiative has been to implement eco-friendly packaging. Our new Coldkeepers packaging consists of cotton fiber insulation that is wrapped in a white poly film. Both components can be easily separated by the end user for proper recycling. This new packaging is much 

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Proteins in Your Blood Can Predict Your Age

Age is more than your appearance or number of birthdays, it’s your physiological clock that can tell you about your health. Scientists at Stanford University School of Medicine are giving us a look at our internal age by looking at the levels of 373 different proteins in our blood. As reported in Nature Medicine, the 

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Visualizing the Rise of Colon Cancer

A new research technique helps visualize a previously invisible process, showing how colon cancer cells grow and spread. Researchers at Duke Cancer Institute have used a modeling system in mice to observe how stem cell mutations arise in the colon. These mutations eventually take over and become malignant, leading to cancer. Their research was published 

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Embracing the Season of Giving at Kerafast

It is tradition at Kerafast during the holidays for the team to get together and give back to the Boston community. This year we have decided to collect donations for Cradles to Crayons, a non-profit organization that strives to provide every child with the essentials they need to feel safe, warm and valued. According to the organization, 

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