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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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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Seven days in science - 24 March 2017

Quiz

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

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The Benefits of Use-and-Throw Instruments

Video

Anthony Turner, Professor, Linkoping University, tells us about the benefits and applications of use-and-throw instruments.

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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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Identifying Cancer Type from a Single Blood Test
News

Researchers in the United States have developed a computer program that can simultaneously detect cancer and identify where in the body the cancer is located, from a patient’s blood sample.

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Guidelines Issued to Improve NGS Workflow in Oncology
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NGS testing experts publish consensus recommendations to help ensure high-quality sequencing results for better cancer patient care.

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Smartphone-based Assay Enables Point-of-care Diagnosis of Sperm Abnormalities
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Results show that the smartphone-based device has 98% accuracy in identifying abnormal sperm samples, even when it was used by untrained users.

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