Handy Homogeniser Simplifies Cannabis Sample Preparation
The Chromatrap Spin Column Homogeniser from Porvair Sciences is the tool of choice for labs preparing Cannabis samples for analysis of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD).
ADME 101 Guide to Subcellular Fractions and When to Use Which Test System
This ADME 101 video provides an overview of different types of subcellular fractions, such as microsomes, S9, cytosol, lysosomes and homogenate, and their unique benefits for use in various types of in vitro ADMET/DMPK & Drug-Drug Interaction studies.
Quick Tips: Targeting Area of Interest for Auto Exposure in Image Lab Touch Software
Learn how to improve your western blotting results with Bio-Rad’s Quick Tips video series. These 1–2 minute videos show you how to perfect each step of the western blotting process and were designed to accompany the in-depth curriculum available in the Western Blot Learning Center.
Curing Corneal Blindness With Bioengineered Pig Skin Implants
Scientists have restored the vision of 20 people with corneal disease using bioengineered collagen implants derived from pig skin, as an alternative to donated human corneas which are in short supply.
Repurposed Diabetes Drug May Be Key To Treating Muscle Wasting Disease
A new study has reported that a novel member from a class of anti-diabetes drug could be used to treat a muscle wasting disease by suppressing inflammation.
Random Acts of Kindness Make a Bigger Difference Than You'd Expect
Even though they often enhance happiness, acts of kindness such as giving a friend a ride or bringing food for a sick family member can be somewhat rare because people underestimate how good these actions make recipients feel, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin.
GlyNAC Improves Many Age-Associated Defects in Older Humans
A clinical trial has revealed that supplementation with GlyNAC – a combination of glycine and N-acetylcysteine – improves a range of symptoms associated with aging, including inflammation and insulin resistance.
Radically Rethinking Scientific Publication: The “Octopus” Model
Dr. Alexandra Freeman believes that the major problems associated with research culture in science can be traced back to one source: the current scientific publishing model. In this interview with Technology Networks, she explains why a novel approach, called Octopus, is a logical solution to these issues.
New Strategies To Detect “Forever Chemicals”
This article discusses some of the most unexpected aspects of PFAS testing and how the practice can grow to test more samples, faster and cheaper, amid growing public concern and regulatory scrutiny.
How To Build an Effective Protein Degrader
This guide highlights the four major stages of targeted protein degradation, the challenges at each step, and the questions you should ask yourself to ensure your final product will result in a complete protein degradation.
The Growing Importance of Mitochondrial Toxicity Assessment in Drug Discovery and Development
The pharmaceutical industry spent decades bringing several drugs to the market, only to be withdrawn due to liver failure, associated with mitochondrial toxicity. The tests available at the time could not detect this toxicity and drug developers were presented a market withdrawal risk.
Fundamentals of Flow Cytometry: The Five Stages To Consider for a Successful Flow Cytometry Experiment
Download this guide to discover tips on sample preparation, fluorescence, fluorochromes and your antigens, your cytometer and data analysis.
Applications of Mass Spectrometry
Download this listicle to explore the many applications of mass spectrometry including pharmaceutical analysis, omics, clinical diagnostics and microbiological testing.
Faster Approaches to Vaccine Design
Download this listicle to learn more about the technologies that have advanced vaccine design including reverse vaccinology 2.0, comparative and subtractive genomics, immunoproteomics and immunopeptidomics, and computational approaches.