The Power and Potential of Epigenetic Aging Clocks
In this article, we take a deep dive into the world of epigenetic aging clocks, finding out what they are, what they can tell us and how they might be applied in future.
LGBTQ+ Health Expert's Take on FDA's Updates to Blood Donation Guidelines
We spoke with Professor Perry N. Halkitis, dean, distinguished professor and champion of LGBTQ+ rights, about the US FDA's recent reversal of its time-based deferrals and screening questions specific to gay and bisexual men for assessing blood donation eligibility.
Precision Cellular Reprogramming for Scalable and Consistent Human Neurodegenerative Disease Models
bit.bio’s first-of-its-kind precision cellular reprogramming technology, opti-ox™, addresses the limitations of lot consistency, cell definition and scalability by controlling the precise expression of cell-fate determining genetic factors.
Men Are ‘Significantly’ More Optimistic Than Women
University of Bath study explores risk aversion and optimism in both males and females.
Confidence in Vaccines Has Dramatically Dropped Across Africa Since the Pandemic
Public confidence in vaccines has plunged across sub-Saharan Africa since the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a study of 17,000 people, across eight countries.
Structures That Let Brain Signals "Jump" at High Speed Found in Insects
In 1871, the French anatomist Louis-Antoine Ranvier demonstrated something special about neurons in vertebrates – they have structures that allow signals to jump at high speeds. Now, for the first time, researchers have shown that similar structures exist in insects
Technologies Helping To Drive Digital Transformation and Laboratory Efficiencies
In this article, we highlight some of the key technologies fueling digital transformation and explore the impacts they are having on laboratory efficiencies.
Improving Image Integrity in Scientific Papers
This article sheds light on the issue of image integrity in academic publishing and gives advice on how to reduce the risk.
The Pulse: Psychedelic News From Technology Networks Issue 3
Hello and welcome to the Pulse, the monthly psychedelics industry roundup from Technology Networks and Analytical Cannabis. Here, we’ll highlight some of the most significant psychedelic industry news from the past month, including important announcements, pre-clinical work and the latest from groundbreaking psychedelic clinical trials.
How To Guide
Four Hacks for Culturing Neurons
Human iPSC-derived excitatory neurons provide helpful physiologically relevant cell models to investigate neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative disorders, although achieving healthy neuronal cultures can be challenging.
How To Guide
How To Address NGS Challenges
Download this guide to learn how to select the appropriate NGS method and sequencing platform, deal with samples of variable quality, and set up and manage the data analysis pipeline.
Achieving Cost-Effective, High-Throughput Single-Cell Multiomic Analysis
Download this listicle to learn more about innovative solutions for high-throughput single-cell analysis and their applications within biomedical research.
Spatial Transcriptomics: Understanding Gene Regulation in the Tissue Context
Download this listicle to explore spatial transcriptomics applications and key technologies including next-generation sequencing based-methods, In situ sequencing-based methods and In situ hybridization-based methods.