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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Microfluidics for Single Cell Analysis of CTCs

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Here we take a look at the use of microfluidic devices in the isolation and analysis of circulating tumor cells.

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8 Stories of Lab Safety Gone Wrong

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Read about eight incidents from which we can all learn important lessons about lab safety.

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Nanoparticle Delivery of Curcumin Induces Tumor Cell Death

Nanoparticle Delivery of Curcumin Induces Tumor Cell Death

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Attaching curcumin, a component of the common spice turmeric, to nanoparticles can be used to target and destroy treatment-resistant neuroblastoma tumor cells

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The Role of Secretory Autophagy in Intestinal Defense
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Researchers from UT Southwestern have determined that secretory autophagy plays a role in intestinal defense, and suggest why mutations in this system are associated with Crohn's disease.

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Retinal Cells Regenerated in Mice
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Vision researchers have now regenerated functioning retinal cells in the eyes of adult mammals

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Mini-brains Reveal Insights into Human Brain Development
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Yale scientists have coaxed early stage stem cells to create and fuse two types of organoids from different brain regions to show how the developing brain maintains proper balance of excitatory and inhibitory neurons.

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