Lab-on-a-Chip to Help Detect Cancer

Podcast

In this podcast, we speak to Gustavo Stolovitsky to learn about his career and the work he is doing at IBM Research.

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High Purity Plasma Extraction

Blog

To learn about some of the challenges of extracting plasma from blood, and how a recently developed microfluidic device could help overcome some of these, we spoke to Dr. Weihua Li.

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EVATAR - A Female Reproductive Tract on a Chip

Article

We spoke to Dr. J. Julie Kim, Northwestern University, to learn more about the EVATAR project and how it could help the future of drug discovery and personalized medicine.

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Drinking Soda Could be Harmful for Your Brain

Drinking Soda Could be Harmful for Your Brain

News

Research from the University of Boston suggests that excess sugar, especially the fructose in sugary drinks, might damage your brain.

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Protecting the Gut Could be Key in Preventing Graft-Versus-Host Disease
News

An international team has developed a new approach to protect stem cell recipients from graft-versus-host disease.

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The Accuracy of HIV Rapid Diagnostic Tests
News

MSF publishes a multi-site evaluation of HIV RDTs and risk factors for false positives, which confirms that the diagnosis of HIV should be based on a combination of HIV tests.

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Ingestible Sensors Could Help Diagnose Gut Disorders
News

Ingestible sensors the size of a vitamin pill could offer a reliable diagnostic tool for a range of gastrointestinal disorders.

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