John Brennan, Professor and Director, Biointerfaces Institute, McMaster University tells us about some of the challenges of developing paper based diagnostic devices.
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Researchers provide evidence that mild traumatic brain injury is associated with greater neurodegeneration and reduced memory performance in people genetically at risk of Alzheimer's Disease.
Advances in molecular biology, coupled with the miniaturization and improved sensitivity of assays and devices in general, have enabled a new wave of point-of-care (POC) or “bedside” diagnostics.
An interview with Dr. David Wong, Felix & Mildred Yip Professor and Director of the Center for Oral/Head & Neck Oncology Research at University of California Los Angeles.
Stanford bioengineers have developed a low-cost centrifuge which can be used in remote regions in the diagnosis of diseases such as malaria.
The collaboration will enable the two companies to work together to develop liquid biopsy-based diagnostic tests.
Researchers have identified distinct tumor types within small cell lung cancer and a targeted drug combination that worked well against one of these specific tumor types.
Researchers from Michigan Technological University have demonstrated the potential of tears to asses the level of vitamins in the body.
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