Food Triggers Creation of Regulatory T Cells Monday, February 08, 2016 IBS researchers document how normal diet establishes immune tolerance conditions in the small intestine.Counting Cancer-busting Oxygen Molecules Monday, February 08, 2016 Researchers from the Centre for Nanoscale BioPhotonics (CNBP), an Australian Research Centre of Excellence, have shown that nanoparticles used in combination with X-rays, are a viable method for killing cancer cells deep within the living body.Crowdfunding the Fight Against Cancer Monday, February 08, 2016 From budding social causes to groundbreaking businesses to the next big band, crowdfunding has helped connect countless worthy projects with like-minded people willing to support their efforts, even in small ways. But could crowdfunding help fight cancer?
Affinivax Secures Funding for Pneumococcal Vaccine Monday, February 08, 2016 Company achieves key milestones and additional $2.5 million from the Gates Foundation.Multi-Mode Microplate Reader Trends Friday, February 05, 2016 In this article we explore end-user opinion of some the new features available on MM plate readers and their potential influence on purchasing decision for a new MM plate reader. Keeping Tumor Growth at Bay Friday, February 05, 2016 Engineers at Washington University in St. Louis found a way to keep a cancerous tumor from growing by using nanoparticles of the main ingredient in common antacid tablets.Lonza to Build Capabilities for Drug Product Development Services Friday, February 05, 2016 Lonza is entering the field of Drug Product Development Services for customers by building its capabilities step-wise over the coming years.Cancer Cells Kill Off Healthy Neighbours Friday, February 05, 2016 Cancer cells create space to grow by killing off surrounding healthy cells, according to UK researchers working with fruit flies.Future of Medicine Could be Found in a Tiny Crystal Ball Thursday, February 04, 2016 A Drexel University materials scientist has discovered a way to grow a crystal ball in a lab. Not the kind that soothsayers use to predict the future, but a microscopic version that could be used to encapsulate medication in a way that would allow it to deliver its curative payload more effectively inside the body.