POSTS TAGGED AS osteoporosis

Implantable Sensor for Bone Strength

February 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wireless electronic sensor for bone health
“Engineers and orthopedic specialists at the University of Arizona built an ultra-thin wireless sensor that [MORE]

Kidney-on-a-Chip Goes to the ISS

August 29, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

International Space Station
According to a pharmacy professor at the University of Washington, weightlessness accelerates kidney diseases. “In the microgravity environment [MORE]

Bone Quality Test from Finger Nail Clippings

April 29, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Most patients at risk for osteoporosis have an x-ray assessment (dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry, or DXA) of their bone mineral [MORE]

Implantable Microchip for Drug Delivery

May 22, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implantable device of drug delivery
Last year, MicroCHIPs, Inc. (Waltham, MA) carried out a clinical trial in Denmark of its [MORE]

Stony Brook’s Biotech Commercialization Fund

June 28, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Over the past 28 years, Stony Brook University’s Center for Biotechnology has developed more than a dozen commercially available [MORE]

Lilly’s Free Phenotypic Drug Discovery Offer

June 23, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Lilly will provide no-cost access to phenotypic assay panel for external investigators.”  Using parallel synthesis, a single investigator can generate [MORE]

Pfizer’s Business Refocus

October 14, 2008 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pfizer believes that its highest payoff for R&D will be in oncology, pain, inflammation, diabetes, Alzheimer’s’ disease and [MORE]