Salt and Immune Function

May 9, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sodium perturbs mitochondrial respiration and induces dysfunctional Tregs
“High salt (HS) has been identified to alter immune function and to promote [MORE]

Salt in the Brain

January 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Inverse neurovascular coupling J
“Implementing an approach for in vivo two-photon imaging from the ventral surface of the brain, we [at [MORE]

Salt and Immunity

June 2, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fast food meals affects macrophages
Sodium chloride is a simple substance, but inside the human body its effect is by no [MORE]

Synthetic Biology-Based Implantable Optical Biosensor

September 25, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Improving biosensors for implantable sensing
Optical biosensors can be implantable devices that detect a wide range of substances from biomarkers to [MORE]

Anti-Viral Surgical Masks

August 21, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Face mask
Pictures from the Great Influenza at the end of World War I show groups of people wearing surgical masks [MORE]

A Wearable Salt-Ingestion Monitor

July 10, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Flexible, Wearable Oral Sodium Sensor
This piece describes a project aimed at producing a sensor for measuring ingested salt. For such [MORE]

A Tooth Sensor Measures Sugar, Salt and Alcohol Intake

June 12, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tooth Sensor
“Researchers at Tufts University have developed an amazing new sensor, only 2 millimeters on a side, that can be [MORE]

Salt Coating on Surgical Masks Inhibits Virus

April 18, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Surgical Mask
It has been 99 years since the Great Influenza pandemic at the end of World War I. Old pictures [MORE]

Salt Imbalance: An Innovator’s Opportunity

May 5, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hyponatremia in Neurosurgical Patient
According to European researchers, about one third of hospitalized patients present hyponatremia (low serum sodium concentration causing [MORE]