What Tears Can Tell Us About Our Nutritional Health


Adrienne R. Minerick, Associate Dean for Research & Innovation, College of Engineering, Michigan Technological University, tells us about the potential that tears can offer as an indicator of nutritional health.

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Lab-on-a-Chip to Help Detect Cancer


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


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

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Challenges of Developing Paper Based Diagnostic Devices


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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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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Using Nanotechnology To Analyse Catalysis

Using Nanotechnology To Analyse Catalysis

Researchers at the Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen and the ETH, Zurich, have combined to clarify the hydrogen spillover effect.

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Using Genetic Alterations to Predict Pediatric AMKL Treatment Success

International researchers led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital have identified genetic alterations that can be used to guide treatment of pediatric acute megakaryoblastic leukemia.

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Modular Valve for Microfluidic Chips Developed

A new modular valve for microfluidic chips could help develop rapid, point-of-care diagnostic devices at a much lower cost.

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Funding Boost for STD Test

Atlas Genetics raises $35m in Series D fundraising, which will be used for further development of a test for the detection of Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea.

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