Cell Culture: Making Sense of 3D Tools

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Cell culture has come a long way since Roux’s first method in 1885, playing a key role in a wide range of biological research, from drug discovery, to modelling diseases, to manufacturing vaccines.

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Encouraging Life Science Innovation: The Value of Accelerator Programs

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We spoke to Giovanni Rizzo to learn about accelerator programs and the difference they can make to innovation, as well as share some tips for academics beginning a start-up venture.

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A New Approach to Treating Hair Loss

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We spoke to Lee Buckler, President and CEO of RepliCel, to learn about the cellular mechanisms responsible for hair loss, and the potential that cell therapy could offer to treat the condition.

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Cell-weighing Method Could Help Doctors Choose Cancer Drugs

Cell-weighing Method Could Help Doctors Choose Cancer Drugs

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Researchers at MIT have now shown that they can use a new type of measurement to predict how drugs will affect cancer cells taken from multiple-myeloma patients.

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Dipstick Technology Enables Rapid Diagnosis Anywhere
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A new Australian study has reported a revolutionary dipstick technology that allows DNA and RNA to be extracted from living organisms in as little as 30 seconds.

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Whole-Brain Map of Memory Circuits Constructed from Human Data
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The work elucidates the way different regions of the brain communicate during cognitive processes like memory formation.

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Advanced Prostate Cancer: EMA Approves Abiraterone Combined With Hormone Therapy as First-line Treatment
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The prostate cancer drug abiraterone has been approved by the European Medicines Agency in combination with standard hormone therapy for use as a first-line treatment for advanced prostate cancer.

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