Point of Care Diagnostics - A Cautious Revolution

Article

Advances in molecular biology, coupled with the miniaturization and improved sensitivity of assays and devices in general, have enabled a new wave of point-of-care (POC) or “bedside” diagnostics.

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A Novel Benchtop Time-of-Flight GC-MS System for High Performance Analysis of Human Urine

Poster

A workflow was developed and implemented for the effective comparison of urine. It involved the preparation of stable compounds through derivatization, data acquisition using a high performance benchtop TOFMS, comprehensive data processing (NonTarget Deconvolution™), and quick retrospective analysis of rich datasets using Target Analyte Finding.

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Lab-on-a-Chip to Help Detect Cancer

Podcast

In this podcast, we speak to Gustavo Stolovitsky to learn about his career and the work he is doing at IBM Research.

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What Is Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)?

Video

Malvern Instruments MicroCal DSC team introduce what Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) is and why it is the gold standard in characterizing the stability of a protein or other biomolecules. The Malvern MicroCal team details how Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) works and why you should be using it for testing protein stability.

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Innovative Methods to Detect Viruses in Food

Video

Because of this increasing number of enteric virus outbreaks, it has become even more important to have reliable and widely applicable techniques for the detection and quantification of viruses in food samples.

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Clinical Trial Outcomes Influenced By Financial Ties Between Researchers And Companies

Clinical Trial Outcomes Influenced By Financial Ties Between Researchers And Companies

Research published in BMJ looked at a cross section of clinical trials from 2013 and describes a positive correlation between positive study outcomes and financial links between authors and drug companies.

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EPA to Put in Place Process to Evaluate Chemicals That May Pose Risk

The EPA are to put in place a process to evaluate chemicals that may pose a risk for the first time in 40 years.

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EPA, FDA Issue Final Fish Consumption Advice

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued final advice regarding fish consumption, geared toward helping women who are pregnant and breastfeeding mothers make informed choices when it comes to safe to eat.

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Smartphone Microscope Developed

The microscope can image and analyze DNA sequences and genetic mutations without having to first extract DNA from samples, making use in remote locations possible.

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