We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

New RNAi Method May Help Us Beat Elephantiasis

News   May 12, 2017 | Original story from Iowa State University

 
 New RNAi Method May Help Us Beat Elephantiasis

Brugia malayi, the parasitic nematode shown here, infects around 2 million people in tropical regions of Africa, South America and Asia. ISU biomedical scientists have made advances in understanding the parasite’s functional genomics. Image courtesy of Richard Martin.

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Significant Flaws in Forensics Software

News

Significant flaws have been identified in recently released forensic software designed to assess the age of individuals based on their skeletal remains, with predicted ages off by 14 years on average.

READ MORE

Infrared to Visible Light: A Novel Route to Photodynamic Therapy & Drug Development

News

Researchers have succeeded in developing a chemical process to absorb infrared light and re-emit it as visible energy, allowing innocuous radiation to penetrate living tissue and other materials without the damage caused by high-intensity light exposure.

READ MORE

New Material Could Drive Wound Healing

News

Imperial researchers have developed a new bioinspired material that interacts with surrounding tissues to promote healing.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Drug Discovery Informatics

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE