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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Disrupted GPS In Alzheimer's Linked To Tau Pathology In Entorhinal Cortex

News

Pathological Tau kills excitatory neurons on entorhinal cortex leading to misalignment of grid fields and deterioration of spatial cognition.

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The Rise of Salivary Diagnostics

Life In Science

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.

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Challenges of Developing Paper Based Diagnostic Devices

Video

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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Point of Care Diagnostics - A Cautious Revolution

Article

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.

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Neurodegeneration Linked To Concussion

Neurodegeneration Linked To Concussion

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.

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Precision Medicine for Pediatric Brain Tumors a Reality

A clinical study has demonstrated the positive role that precision medicine can have on the care of pediatric brain cancer patients.

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Immunoprofiler Iniative Launched By UCSF And Pharma

University of California San Francisco will partner with AbbVie, Amgen and Bristol Myers Squibb to analyse at least 500 tumour samples for immunologically relevant characteristics.

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MRI Improves Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Study shows that the use of MRI can reduce the amount of unnecessary biopsies in men with a clinical suspicion of prostate cancer, as well as significantly improve the detection of aggressive cancers.

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