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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A New Approach to Stem Cell Maturation

Article

Dr. Chulan Kwon tells us about a new method to generate mature cardiac muscle cells from pluripotent stem cells.

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Seven days in science - 24 Feb 2017

Quiz

Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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Regenerative Medicine: Repairing Rather than Replacing

Article

We take a look at the development of some advanced regenerative medicine treatments that incorporate tissue transplants, drugs, and genetic engineering.

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FDA Approval For Lysosomal Storage Disease Screen In Newborns

FDA Approval For Lysosomal Storage Disease Screen In Newborns

News

Baebies Inc. receives FDA approval for it benchtop screening device for lysosomal storage disease. The device quantitatively measures the activity of lysosomal enzymes from newborn dried blood spots.

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Rapid Detection of Ebola
News

A new, cost-effective technique has been developed which can detect Ebola within minutes, and could be used for real-time detection of the virus.

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Using CRISPR to Supercharge Cancer-Killing Immune Cells
News

CRISPR/Cas9 editing of T cell genomes enables better-targeted incorporation of Chimeric Antigen Receptor CD19, improving therapeutic efficacy.

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NanoVelcro Chip Helps Predict Cancer Spread
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Cedars-Sinai, UCLA scientists use new 'blood biopsies' with experimental device to speed cancer diagnosis and predict disease spread.

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