Implantable to Sense and Treat Cancer

December 5, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Unique implantable device can sense and treat cancer
“The funding [from ARPA-H] will support a five-and-a-half-year effort to develop and test [MORE]

Peroxisome Development Disorders

December 5, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Structure of the peroxisomal Pex1/Pex6 ATPase complex bound to a substrate
“Peroxisomes are single-membrane enclosed eukaryotic organelles playing central roles in [MORE]

Chemical Modeling against KRAS

October 31, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Molecular glue makes drug-resistant oncogene KRAS druggable
“For the current study, Lito led a group that included researchers at Revolution Medicines, [MORE]

Bacteria as a Cancer Biosensor

October 24, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Engineered Bacteria Detect Tumor DNA
“A new kind of biosensor has been created by an international team of researchers; they made [MORE]

Liquid Metal Nanoparticles for Phototherapy

October 17, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Liquid Metal Nanoparticles Used in Photoimmunotherapy
“Liquid metals are a new type of material with unique properties. Pure gallium (Ga) and [MORE]

Prospects for an Anticancer Vaccine

October 17, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cytotoxic CD8+ T-cells recognizing cancer cells by receptor binding neoantigens
“Deep-learning technology developed by a team of Johns Hopkins engineers and [MORE]

MicroRNA as Cancer-Specific Biomarkers

October 3, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

MicroRNAs can be very cancer-specific biomarkers
“A multiclass, machine learning-generated, model using microRNA (miRNA) expression profiles that can point to highly [MORE]

Hydrogel in Surgery

September 26, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A surgically optimized intraoperative poly(I-C)-releasing hydrogel prevents cancer recurrence
“Here, we (at the University of Western Australia) develop a surgically optimized [MORE]

Direct Methylation Sequencing

August 29, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

5mC and 5hmc sequencing methods
“5-methylcytosine (5mC) is the most important DNA modification in mammalian genomes. . . .   Researchers [at [MORE]

Tumor Exosomes

August 29, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tumor Exosomes- A messenger for cancer progression
“Evidence suggests that exosomes play an important role in angiogenesis. Myeloid leukemia-derived exosomes regulate [MORE]

High-Speed Live Cell Interferometry

August 22, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Improved bioprinted tumor organoids help predict treatment response
“The team [at UCLA’s Johnson Comprehensive Cancer Center] combined their bioprinted cells with [MORE]

Blood Test for 50 Kinds of Cancer

August 15, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Multi-cancer blood test shows real promise in NHS study
“A blood test for more than 50 types of cancer has shown [MORE]

New Approach for Cellular Surgery

July 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nano-robotic scalpel swarm shreds brain cancer cells from the inside
“Building on previous work, researchers at the University of Toronto Robotics [MORE]

Drug-Laden Hydrogel that Prevents Glioblastoma Recurrence

July 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dual-action hydrogel prevents brain cancer returning in 100% of test mice
“Scientists at Johns Hopkins University have developed a treatment that [MORE]