"Superfruit" Nutrient Uptake May Be Boosted by Dairy Protein
Scientists have shown that α-casein, a protein found in cow’s milk, helped rats absorb more blueberry anthocyanins and their byproducts, boosting accessibility to these good-for-you nutrients.
Songbird Melodies and Human Speech Share Patterns
If you listen to songbirds, you will recognize repeated melodies or phrases. Each phrase is made up of distinct sounds, strung together. A study from researchers at McGill University has found that the song phrases of many songbird species follow patterns that are similar to those used in human speech. At least in some respects.
ThermoGenesis and Netcord Note U.S. Patent Office's Rejection of PharmaStem Cord Blood Stem Cell Patent Claims
These patents relate to the collection, cryopreservation and storage of hematopoietic stem cell - containing umbilical cord blood.
OHSU Cancer Institute Study Points to Future of Personalized Medicine
Scientists discover that patients responded differently to the targeted therapy Sunitinib depending on the type of genetic abnormality in their cancer.
Ciphergen Paper Recognized as ScienceDirect TOP25 Hottest Articles by Elsevier
Paper highlights role of proteomic technologies in identifying new markers.
PerkinElmer Acquires C&A Service Solutions
C&A will become an integral part of PerkinElmer's OneSource® service products within its Laboratory Services business.
Russia Opens new Nanotech Center with FEI Tools
The center will give researchers and developers access to advanced nanoscale imaging, analysis and manipulation capabilities.
Mesophotonics Includes ACD/Labs UV-IR Software Platform for use with its Raman Instruments
UV-IR Manager provides the ability to manipulate and manage optical spectra in a continuous range from 1 cm-1 to 100 000 cm-1.
Bruker BioSciences Announces Roadshow
Bruker BioSciences' senior management, as well as executive management of Bruker Optics Inc. will meet in connection with a roadshow related to its proposed acquisition of Bruker Optics.
Clinical Data Announces Renewed DNA Sequencing Contract with MRC
Clinical Data’s Cogenics division provides comprehensive pharmacogenomics and molecular services to the scientific community.
SR Pharma Announces Advanced Technical Process in the siRNA Drugs Formulation
The process enables siRNA drugs pre-formulated as liposomal nanoparticles to be freeze-dried.
EU, EMEA and FDA Agree on Guiding Principles for Joint FDA EMEA Voluntary Genomic Data Submission Briefing Meetings
The joint voluntary submissions are important for regulatory agencies to ensure that evolving policies are based on the best science.