A Blood Filter for Tumor Cells

September 7, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Inexpensive filter captures tumor
“Researchers at Kumamoto University in Japan have designed an inexpensive and convenient filter that can isolate circulating [MORE]

Functional Interferometric Diffusing Wave Spectroscopy

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Functional interferometric diffusing wave spectroscopy
To image cerebral blood flow, University of California-Davis scientists “describe functional interferometric diffusing wave spectroscopy (fiDWS), [MORE]

Immune Cells in Organs

June 29, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Increasing immune cells in organs in response to microbial exposure
University of Minnesota immunologists have made three important findings about immune [MORE]

Blood Organoids

April 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mapping blood cell production in bone marrow
Hematopoiesis, other than taking place in bone marrow tissue, is poorly understood.  In this [MORE]

Deep Learning Analyzes Red Blood Cells for Storage and Transfusion

April 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Jason Acker – uses AI to analyze red blood cells
Canadian researchers report that “a red blood cell lasts about 115 [MORE]

Breathanalyzer for Blood Sugar

March 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Breathalyzer for blood sugar monitoring
From research at National Taiwan Normal University: “The breathalyzer can analyze the changes in carbon dioxide [MORE]

Continuous Blood Monitoring

February 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

RT-ELISA prototype for blood monitoring
“The innovative new system has been dubbed by the researchers [at Stanford University] Real-time ELISA (RT-ELISA). [MORE]

Hand Held Infrared Spectroscopy Device

February 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Chemist Igor Lednev displays portable Raman spectrometer
“Forensic chemistry is an important area of analytical chemistry. This field has been rapidly [MORE]

Nanozymes in Detecting Alzheimer’s

December 22, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

PhD students Lyu and Ding helped develop Alzheimer’s blood test
“The team at [Washington State University] has developed a single-atom nanozyme: [MORE]

27 Blood Biomarkers of COVID-19

August 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood proteins could help predict severity COVID-19
From the Francis Crick Institute and the Charite Hospital in Berlin: “The researchers refined [MORE]

Saline + Albumin in Diluted Plasma Reverses Aging in Mice

August 11, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mice grew significantly more new muscle fibers, shown as pink “donut” shapes
From bioengineers at the University of California Berkeley:  “using [MORE]

Microfluidic Device for Assessing Blood Clotting

August 4, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microfluidic device by Jain and team to help detect blood clots
Engineers at Texas A & M University have built a [MORE]

Platelets in a Cytokine Storm

July 28, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Platelets fuel inflammasome activation
Platelets are necessary blood cells that staunch bleeding, but according to researchers at the University of Bonn, [MORE]

Identifying Different Types of Blood Clots

July 28, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Classification of platelet aggregates by agonist type
In another platelet report—this one describing work Japanese and Chinese biochemists have done in [MORE]