POSTS TAGGED AS metabolism

Visualizing Metabolism

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Metabolic Processes Visualized at the Single-Cell Level
“Researchers at the University of Chicago’s Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering and Biological Sciences [MORE]

Implantable Motes

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D motes for real-time wireless temperature sensing
A mote is a tiny piece of a substance, as with a mote of [MORE]

Glucose Monitoring Earring

February 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

The Sense Glucose Earring
Still in the r&d realm, this piece describes a wearable jewelry that monitors blood sugar levels.   “The [MORE]

Genetics of Obesity

December 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Genetic differences in men and women
“Sex-dependent differences in the distribution and physiology of fat have been connected to sex-dependent differences [MORE]

The “Molecular Footprint” of Aging

December 1, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Gene regulatory footprint of aging
Proteomic and genomic bioengineers have deciphered some of the molecular actions of genes and proteins that [MORE]

“Urine fingerprints” of metabolism

August 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Food for your specific metabolism
From Imperial College London: “A newly developed test that measures a number of metabolites in urine [MORE]

Vagus Nerve Stimulation and Aging

November 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stimulating the Vagus nerve
“Running from the abdomen up to the brain, it is perhaps not a surprise that the vagus [MORE]

Patient-Ordered Medical Tests

September 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

At home lab tests
The one thing about American healthcare that needs no further proof is that it’s expensive—indeed, the most [MORE]

Medical-Grade Non-Contact Temperature Sensor

September 17, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Melexis MLX90632
This is not an endorsement for Melexis’ (Ypres, Belgium) non-contact temperature sensor, but it does support much of the [MORE]

Stem Cells in Energy Metabolism and Inflammation

March 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mesenchymal stem cells
Mesenchymal stem cells exist in bone marrow, cord blood, fat tissue, tooth buds, and amniotic fluid—where they initiate [MORE]

Optical Analysis of Metabolic Change in Cells

May 8, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cell Fluorescence Reveals Metabolic Activity
Researchers at Tufts University have developed an optical tool that can reveal “specific metabolic signatures” in [MORE]

Device to Measure Drug Metabolism in the Liver

September 22, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Liver Drug Analysis
Anticancer drugs are metabolized in the liver before they reach the tumor target—thus a need for a means [MORE]

Implantable Biosensor with Wireless Reporting

August 11, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implantable Biosensor with Wireless Reporting
Here is the claim: “This is the world’s first chip capable of measuring not just pH [MORE]

Fingerprinting Drug Use

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

This is an interesting piece in itself—mass spec analysis of a fingerprint to detect cocaine intake. But it also suggests [MORE]