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Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry
News   Jul 25, 2017

Known as Dry Ion Localization and Locomotion (DRILL), the new device creates a swirling flow that can separate electrospray droplets depending on their size.

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Protein Discovery Could Lead to Better Diagnosis of Stress
Protein Discovery Could Lead to Better Diagnosis of Stress
News   Jul 25, 2017

Researchers have found a protein that is present in people while they are in stressful situations. The discovery could lead to identifying new ways to predict, diagnose and treat stress.

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Molecular Mechanism That Enable Neuronal Connections to Change With Development Discovered
Molecular Mechanism That Enable Neuronal Connections to Change With Development Discovered
News   Jul 13, 2017

Researchers from King's College London have discovered a molecular mechanism that enables neuronal connections to change through experience, thus fuelling learning and memory formation.

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Biopolar Biomarkers May Differ Between Men and Women
Biopolar Biomarkers May Differ Between Men and Women
News   Jul 12, 2017

Penn State researchers have found that men and women react differently to compounds associated with the immune system's response to bipolar disorder.

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Inflammatory Biomarkers Indicating Brain Injury Identified
Inflammatory Biomarkers Indicating Brain Injury Identified
News   Jul 11, 2017

Researchers at the University of Birmingham have identified inflammatory biomarkers which indicate whether the brain has suffered injury. It is hoped that the biomarkers could be used to develop a diagnostic test to rapidly detect brain injury at the scene of an incident.

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Thermo, SRI International Collaborate to Enhance Small Molecule Research
Thermo, SRI International Collaborate to Enhance Small Molecule Research
News   Jul 11, 2017

Thermo set to collaborate with SRI International to combine results of Orbitrap LC/MS experiments with organism-specific metabolic pathway and genome data to improve small molecule research and analysis.

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Agilent Presents Early Career Professor Award to Dr. Gary Patti
Agilent Presents Early Career Professor Award to Dr. Gary Patti
News   Jul 11, 2017

Professor Gary Patti from Washington University earns the prestigious Early Career Professor Award for his work in Metabolomics.

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Single Molecule microRNA Technology Proves Useful for Liver Toxicity Detection
Single Molecule microRNA Technology Proves Useful for Liver Toxicity Detection
News   Jul 10, 2017

Breakthrough research published in PLOS ONE demonstrates quantitative, PCR-free detection of microRNA.

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Metabolomic Analysis Reveals Underlying Cause of Weaker Bones in Diabetic Mice
Metabolomic Analysis Reveals Underlying Cause of Weaker Bones in Diabetic Mice
News   Jul 10, 2017

Investigators report that hyperglycemic mice have a 24-fold higher accumulation of succinate in the metabolic pathways of their bone marrow stromal cells.

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Nanolock–nanopore Method Could Aid Diagnosis of Cancer
Nanolock–nanopore Method Could Aid Diagnosis of Cancer
News   Jul 07, 2017

’Nanolock’ detects cancer mutation; could lead to early diagnoses, personalized therapies.

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