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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High Purity Plasma Extraction

Blog

To learn about some of the challenges of extracting plasma from blood, and how a recently developed microfluidic device could help overcome some of these, we spoke to Dr. Weihua Li.

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Behind the Science, S2-Ep1: Classic rock & HPLC with Pat McDonald

Video

Every good rock band starts in the basement. So that's where we're heading ... to the basement of Waters to see the first chromatography systems! Pat McDonald, corporate fellow emeritus at Waters, tells us about Jim Waters and Waters Associates' inventions.

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Medical Research Council Scientists Repurpose Two Drugs That Arrest Neurodegeneration in Mice

Medical Research Council Scientists Repurpose Two Drugs That Arrest Neurodegeneration in Mice

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MRC researchers have identified two drugs currently used to treat other conditions slow down neurodegeneration in animal models.

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Stem Cells Edited to Fight Arthritis
News

Using CRISPR technology, a team of researchers has rewired stem cells' genetic circuits to produce an anti-inflammatory arthritis drug when the cells encounter inflammation.

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Sleeping Pills Linked to Increased Incidence of Hip Fracture, in the Elderly
News

Newly prescribed hypnotics have been linked with an increased risk of hip fracture in the elderly.

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Mouse Teeth Providing New Insights into Tissue Regeneration
News

Researchers are studying rodent teeth to understand how stem cells know when to proliferate and renew injured or aging tissue.

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