mRNA Technology Perspective

July 12, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Proven mRNA Technologies Embolden Vaccine and Drug Makers
“[mRNA] vaccines progressed from viral sampling to approval more quickly than any other [MORE]

mRNA Nanoparticle that Restores p53 Function in Lab Models

May 3, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers restore function in Gene (p53) that can suppress liver cancer
“mRNA nanoparticles effectively and safely restored the function of the [MORE]

Ingestible Capsule for mRNA Delivery

April 26, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pill that releases mRNA in the stomach to administer vaccines or treat GI disease
“Here, we [engineers at MIT] describe orally [MORE]

Flu-Like Nanoparticles for Gene Transfer

March 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Flu Virus-Inspired Nanoparticles for mRNA Delivery
“Researchers at the University of California San Diego developed a new delivery technique for mRNA. [MORE]

Cellular Heterogeneity in a Person’s Tumor

January 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Deciphering brain tumor heterogeneity
Cell biologists at the Keck School of Medicine, USC “present an integrated experimental system that connects single [MORE]

Urine Test for Kidney Transplant Rejection

May 11, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Exosomes in urine detect kidney transplant rejection
“Urinary exosomes, tiny vesicles released into the urine that carry parent cells’ proteins and [MORE]

mRNA Vaccine for Multiple Sclerosis?

March 9, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

mRNA Vaccines
The long-term significance of the COVID-19 vaccines may be greater than stopping the pandemic—great as that is.  mRNA technology [MORE]

Vortex Hydroporation Delivers Nanomaterials into Cells

May 19, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spiral hydroporation
Korean and Japanese engineers have shown how spiral hydroporation (i.e. cells in a liquid vortex) can have their membranes [MORE]

Inhaling mRNA

August 27, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cystic fibrosis nebulizer treatment
Cystic fibrosis is a terrible suffocating disease for both children who are afflicted and parents who suffer [MORE]

Gene Therapy Nanoparticles that Enhance CAR-T Therapy

October 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

CAR-Engineered T-Cell
Some of the excitement over chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy for cancer has diminished following the first patient [MORE]

Programmable RNA Vaccines

August 2, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Vaccine Injection
The thought of creating vaccines from nucleic acids has existed for a generation, but now MIT investigators seem to [MORE]