Glomerular Filtration Rate Is the True Gold Standard of Kidney Function
This article discusses acute kidney injury, calculating the glomerular filtration rate and the need for a reliable functional kidney biomarker.
Mark a Course for the Future – Biomarkers in Cancer Immunotherapy
Here we explore how biomarkers are driving the immuno-oncology landscape. We dive into cutting-edge biomarker research and the challenges facing the field.
Glycoproteomics: A Novel Domain of Clinical Testing
This article describes the background and potential of the emerging field of glycoproteomics.
Radically Rethinking Scientific Publication: The “Octopus” Model
Dr. Alexandra Freeman believes that the major problems associated with research culture in science can be traced back to one source: the current scientific publishing model. In this interview with Technology Networks, she explains why a novel approach, called Octopus, is a logical solution to these issues.
The Science of Breastfeeding
To mark World Breastfeeding Week 2022, Technology Networks interviewed Dr. Alecia-Jane Twigger. Dr. Twigger is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Cambridge, where her research focuses on understanding how factors such as pregnancy and lactation influence mammary gland biology, and breast cancer risk.
Precision Medicine: What Are the Challenges and the Opportunities?
The treatment of chronic disease needs a revolution. Discover in this article how precision medicine can help to make treatment more tailored to individuals and the underlying causes of their disease.
How To Accelerate Vaccine Production – And Avoid Speed Bumps
In this article, we discuss key challenges in vaccine development scale up, highlighting various strategies for overcoming them.
NMR for Biomolecule Conformations and Drug Discovery in Neurodegenerative Diseases
This article discusses the use of NMR to investigate protein structure and dynamics in neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease.
Unpicking the Molecular Mechanisms Behind Age-Related Memory Loss
Technology Networks had the pleasure of speaking to Professor Ann Massie about her research into understanding how system xc - affects age-related memory loss.
Immunohistochemistry Techniques, Strengths, Limitations and Applications
Immunohistochemistry exploits antigen–antibody binding to study the status of target molecules in tissues of interest. In this article, we explore how it works, factors that impact experimental design and its applications.