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iPSCs in 3-D Culture

June 11, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Combining 3D culture with iPSCs
This piece, citing research at Corning Life Sciences (Tewksbury, MA), describes two laboratory technologies—induced pluripotent stem [MORE]

Prospects for Diagnosing Neurodegenerative Diseases in Urine

November 22, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sporadic CJD
Protein misfolding is a common feature of Crutzfeldt-Jacob, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases. But in each case, the proteins are [MORE]

“The Window to the Brain” Project

November 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Transparent Skull Implant
A collaboration between bioengineers in California and Mexico has brought forward an intriguing concept—a window in the skull [MORE]

Brain Wave as a Vital Sign

July 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Components of ERP
Understanding what brain waves mean in terms of vital signs, as they relate to conditions such as concussion, [MORE]

Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques

April 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mitochondria
Barth syndrome, Glutaric aciduria, Leigh disease, Pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency (et al) are rare metabolic disorders, usually inborn, that result from [MORE]

Diffuse Optical Tomography

July 15, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Digital Optical Scanner (DOT)
“Diffuse optical tomography (DOT) is a new brain scanning technology developed by a team at the [MORE]