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Nanorate Sequencing

July 13, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

WellcomeSanger-nanorate sequencing (NanoSeq)
“For the first time, scientists are able to study changes in the DNA of any human tissue, following [MORE]

Identifying Melanoma with a Smartphone

June 29, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Automated melanoma detection
Research from engineers at MIT “describes the development of the tool using a branch of artificial intelligence called [MORE]

Organoid Model of Cervical Cancer

June 29, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Patient-derived organoid model for cervical cancer
“Researchers from the group of Hans Clevers (Hubrecht Institute) developed the first patient-derived organoid model [MORE]

A Light Trail of Cancer Metastases

June 29, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bright new tool to record cellular interactions
A Stanford scientist has “created a system that allowed GFP [green fluorescent protein] on [MORE]

Legacy of 100,000 Genomes

June 29, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Genomics
Ten years ago, the British National Health Service launched the “100,000 Genomes Project,” which now has expanded to a 5 [MORE]

Hydrogel Releases Drugs in Response to Tumor Microenvironment

June 22, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hydrogel Releases Drugs in Response to Tumor Microenvironment
Cancer drugs can break down in the body before they reach a tumor [MORE]

Digital PCR Diagnosis of Cancer

June 8, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers  Mikheikin, Reed, Koeblye developed cheaper system  for DNA sequencing
“More accurate but less-costly cancer diagnostics are the Holy Grail of [MORE]

Reverting Cancer Cells to Stem Cell State

June 1, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Brain cancer stem cells forming spheres on DN gel and SOX2 marker
Japanese scientists have developed a hydrogel—named DN for double [MORE]

Acidity in Diagnosing Cancer Cells

June 1, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diagnostic test distinguishes cancer cells based on acidity levels June 1
Cancerous cells have a higher pH than healthy cells—an observation [MORE]

Roche’s “Tumor Profiler Project”

April 13, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Comprehensive cancer profiling
After three years of following 240 cancer patients, Roche and Swiss university researchers have reported on their toponomic [MORE]

What if Aging Is a Curable Disease?

March 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Age disease – conceptual model
Maybe aging is a curable disease, but what then?  How large can the human population grow [MORE]

A Possible Urine Test for Cancers and Metabolic Syndrome

March 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pillar-like molecules as biosensors
Japanese biochemists report that a pillar shaped compound can bind with the metabolite 1-methylnicotinamide to form a [MORE]

Drug Loaded Nanoparticles Specific for Cancer Cells

February 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Drug loaded nanoparticles dissolve in cancer cells
Ludwig Maximilian University (Munich) “researchers developed new nanoparticles that only release their drugs inside [MORE]

Multimodal Endoscope to Guide Surgical Robots

February 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Compound eyes of Mantis shrimp
Chinese optical engineers report “a bio-inspired multimodal 3D endoscope combining the excellent characteristics of human eyes [MORE]