Catching Ebola in its Tracks

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Mehmet Yigit, Assistant Professor, University at Albany, SUNY, tells us about a rapid, low-cost technique, which can effectively detect Ebola virus.

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Bioprocessing Antibody Drug Conjugates in Biopharma: making magic bullets

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Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs) combine the cell-targeting specificity of a monoclonal antibody with a potent cytotoxin payload. This article explains how ADCs can be Cancer's magic bullets, but also describes how their manufacture has posed a challenge to the pharmaceutical industry.

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Innovative Nanotechnology for Cancer Diagnostics

Life In Science

Dr. Hu tells us a little about his career and the work his lab is doing to develop nanoparticle-based techniques for cancer detection.

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Simplify Your 3D Cell Culture with a Novel Method for Tissue Modeling

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This video shows the technology behind the RAFT™ 3D Cell Culture System and how it creates high-density collagen scaffolds with cells embedded. The RAFT™ System has successfully been used in many research areas including toxicology, oncology, blood brain barrier models, corneal models and more. Coming along with easy-to-follow protocols, RAFT™ System allows you to set up robust 3D cultures in less than an hour. Learn more about RAFT™ System on www.lonza.com/raft-3d-culture.com.

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Adolescent Chicken Immune System Not Mature Enough for Vaccine

Adolescent Chicken Immune System Not Mature Enough for Vaccine

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Research reveals the immune system of farmed hens does not mature by the time they are culled for their meat, at six months of age.

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Revealing the Mysteries of Hard-to-treat Bacterial Infection in Cystic Fibrosis
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New UBC research on bacteria that cause major problems for those with cystic fibrosis reveals clues as to how it proliferates for so long in the lungs and offers new ideas for treatments to explore.

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Detecting DNA Damage from Carcinogenic Fungi
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New technique can reveal exposure to aflatoxin, a potent carcinogen, before tumors develop.

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Antimicrobial Resistance Diagnostic Challenge Selects 10 Semifinalists
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Each of the semifinalists will receive $50,000 to develop prototypes of diagnostics to improve detection of drug resistant bacteria.

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