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New Method of Diagnosing Cancer with Malaria Protein
New Method of Diagnosing Cancer with Malaria Protein
News   Aug 17, 2018

Researchers have discovered a method of diagnosing a broad range of cancers at their early stages by utilizing a particular malaria protein, which sticks to cancer cells in blood samples.

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Possible Reason Why Some People with Brain Markers of Alzheimer’s Don't Have Dementia
Possible Reason Why Some People with Brain Markers of Alzheimer’s Don't Have Dementia
News   Aug 17, 2018

Why do some people with amyloid plaques and tau tangles typical of symptomatic Alzheimer’s disease, not have dementia?

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Blood Test Could Identify Women at Risk for Gestational Diabetes
Blood Test Could Identify Women at Risk for Gestational Diabetes
News   Aug 17, 2018

Early screening could allow for lifestyle changes before gestational diabetes develops.

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Scientists Develop Platform to Kill Cancer Cells
Scientists Develop Platform to Kill Cancer Cells
News   Aug 17, 2018

For the first time ever, scientists have shown that a hybrid nanomaterial based on magnetite-gold particles can serve as a universal platform to both detect cancer cells anywhere in the body and to complete targeted deliveries of drugs to these cells.

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Oral Delivery of Nanoparticles
Oral Delivery of Nanoparticles
News   Aug 16, 2018

Nanoparticles show great promise as diagnostic tools and drug delivery agents. But until now, most nanoparticles had to be injected into the bloodstream because they weren’t absorbed well orally. Now, researchers have modified nanoparticles to improve their uptake in the gastrointestinal tract.

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First-of-its-Kind Parkinson’s Disease Biomarker Guidelines Invigorates Drive for Treatments
First-of-its-Kind Parkinson’s Disease Biomarker Guidelines Invigorates Drive for Treatments
News   Aug 16, 2018

These guidelines aim to improve Parkinson's treatment development and collaboration, and provide research principles.

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Making Malignant Brain Tumors Self-Destruct
Making Malignant Brain Tumors Self-Destruct
News   Aug 16, 2018

Aggressive brain tumour cells taken from patients self-destructed after being exposed to a chemical in laboratory tests

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Emergency Departments Can Be an Effective Venue for Hepatitis C Virus Testing
Emergency Departments Can Be an Effective Venue for Hepatitis C Virus Testing
News   Aug 16, 2018

Boston researchers report the need to screen for Hepatitis C, even in those not perceived to be at risk.

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Placenta-on-a-chip 3D-printed in the Lab
Placenta-on-a-chip 3D-printed in the Lab
News   Aug 15, 2018

Artificial placenta-on-a-chip 3D-printed out of umbilical cord endothelial cells and human choriocarcinoma cells.

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New Test Helps ID Those at Risk for Five Deadly Diseases
New Test Helps ID Those at Risk for Five Deadly Diseases
News   Aug 15, 2018

Researchers propose that it is time for the biomedical community to consider this genomics approach in clinical care.

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