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Monitoring Neuronal Connections

March 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

This story should be a companion piece to the one above: Caltech engineers have developed a “transneuronal control of transcription” [MORE]

Tracking “Smart Pills”

October 10, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Illustration of ATOMS
Remember the “submarine” that travels through the blood stream in the 1966 movie, Fantastic Voyage? That fantasy actually [MORE]

Photoacoustic Imaging of Tumor Margins

July 25, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Breast Surgery
Because breast tissue has relatively high optical contrast, laser light can penetrate deeply to find tumor margins during surgery. [MORE]

Observing Bone Marrow through Transparent Bone

July 18, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bone CLARITY Used on Mouse Tibia
A collaboration between scientists at CalTech, Harvard and Amgen have developed a process called “Bone [MORE]

Nanoscale Electrical Biosensor

November 27, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Do cells use the electrical conductance of double stranded DNA to signal activation of repair proteins when needed?  Jacqueline [MORE]