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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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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Novel Tools for Cellular Biomechanics

Life In Science

Dr. Wan tells us about his career and the work his lab is doing to advance understanding of cellular biomechanics using microfluidics.

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Genomic Screen of Arabidopsis Paves Way to New Therapies

Genomic Screen of Arabidopsis Paves Way to New Therapies

News

Vanderbilt researchers used a global co-expression network approach to map genes to metabolic pathways in Arabidopsis, providing a powerful resource for the development of novel therapies from plants.

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Crucial ‘Traffic Regulator’ Discovered in Neurons
News

MAP2 has been shown to regulate the transport of vital molecules along axons, a finding which could help to better understand neurodegenerative diseases.

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How Cancer Evades the Immune System
News

A team of scientists from Singapore has discovered new ways in which cancers can escape the body’s immune system.

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Macrophages Help Maintain A Healthy Heart Rhythm
News

In addition to their roles in the immune system of removing pathogens and cellular debris, macrophages have been shown to help maintain cardiac conduction.

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