Screening for Circulating Tumor Cells with a Microfluidics Device

May 30, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

New technology to improve cancer detection and treatment
“Researchers from the University of Technology Sydney have developed a new device that [MORE]

Magnetic Tweezers for Examining DNA Repair

May 2, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

APLF and long non-coding RNA NIHCOLE promote stable DNA synapsis in non-homologous end joining
“Here, we [the National Biotechnology Center of [MORE]

Ultrasound Histotripsy Tumor Ablation

April 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spatiotemporal local and abscopal cell death and immune responses to histotripsy focused ultrasound tumor ablation
“We [bioengineers at the University of [MORE]

A Simple Blood Test for Cancer

April 11, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA Fragments in Blood Promise Cheap, Easy Test for Cancer
From University of Wisconsin-Madison: “A number of companies are working on [MORE]

A Senescent Cell Brain Tumor Vaccine

April 4, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A vaccine could both  kill and prevent brain cancer using an unusual approach
“Researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (MA, USA) [MORE]

Antibody Atlas for Colorectal Cancer

February 7, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Antibody Atlas for Colorectal Cancer
“With our roots in the Human Protein Atlas project, an integration of antibody-based imaging, proteomics, and [MORE]

Implantable Pump for Brain Tumors

January 10, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implantable pump drip-feeds chemotherapy directly into brain tumors
“Researchers at Columbia University and New York Presbyterian have developed an implantable pump [MORE]

Detecting Brain Tumors in a Drop of Blood

December 6, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Surveillance of Brain Cancer Using Self-Functionalized 3D Nanoprobes for Noninvasive Liquid Biopsy
“We [at Toronto Metropolitan University] hypothesize that holistic analysis [MORE]

Surgical Dressing Promotes Regeneration without Cancer

November 8, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Surgical dressing kills cancer cells, promotes healing
“A surgical dressing synthesized by an international research team enhances photothermal therapy following melanoma [MORE]

Altering Gene Expression with Gold Nanorods and an NIR Laser

September 27, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Altering Gene Expression with Gold Nanorods and an NIR Laser
Japanese scientists have used lipid coated gold nanorods to deliver a [MORE]

Liquid Biopsy for Monitoring Treatment Response

September 20, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Liquid biopsies to monitor and direct treatment of colorectal cancer
Most interest in liquid biopsies has focused on less invasive disease [MORE]

A Synthetic IL-9 vs. Radiation and Chemo

August 23, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Killer T Cells surround a cancer cell
Collaborative work at several labs has “shown that a synthetic IL-9 receptor allows those [MORE]

“Moly cow” Radiology

July 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

New production method promises to end medical radioisotope shortages
From the University of Tokyo:  “One of the most promising alternatives is [MORE]

Histotripsy: Ultrasound Ablation of Liver Tumors

July 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

The 700kHz, 260-element histotripsy ultrasound array transducer
“Histotripsy is the first non-ionizing and non-thermal ablation technique that uses ultrasound technology to [MORE]