The Regenerated Heart

March 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cardiomyocytes Undergoing Mitosis With Complete Cytokinesis
Toward natural heart regeneration, Van Andel Institute scientists assert: “Markers of cell cycle progression based [MORE]

Lung Cancer Test with a Nasal Swab

February 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cotton swabs
Genomics diagnostic company Veracyte (South San Francisco, CA) is in clinical trials of its nasal swab for detecting lung [MORE]

Multiomics for Pediatric Cancers

August 6, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cancer treatment at St. Jude
Sooner or later, some political leader will realize that the most important goal in healthcare is [MORE]

Preserving Blood to Isolate CTCs

September 25, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Liquid biopsy
Several advanced diagnostics for circulating tumor cells exist—such as single cell qPCR, digital PCR and RNA sequencing—but limiting their [MORE]

RNA Sequencing with a Microfluidics Device

October 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Single Cell RNA Sequencing
In order to map a brain, investigators have to show different cells types, and differences in each [MORE]

Regenerating Insulin-Producing Cells

July 4, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pancreas Insulin Beta Cells
As bodies age, the regenerative capacity of insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas diminishes. This partly explains [MORE]

Embryonic Stem Cells Create Bone and Heart Tissue

August 30, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Stem cell biologists at Stanford and in Singapore have been able to map the check points at [MORE]

Single Molecule Targeting Sequencing

December 15, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Direct Genomics (Shenzhen, China) “is introducing the first single molecule DNA sequencer for clinical use that does not require any [MORE]