Pacemaker-Like Personalized Brain Stimulation Relieves Patient’s Chronic Depression
Researchers at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) have revealed results suggesting that personalized deep brain stimulation (DBS) can produce a sustained antidepressant effect by targeting a brain circuit linked to low mood.
RNA-Inspired "Breaking Points" Aid Biodegradable Plastic Design
One potential solution to the plastic waste problem, a biodegradable polymer called polylactide, has so far not fully lived up to its promise, showing little sign of breakdown once in seawater. In a new study, researchers set out to address this issue by incorporating RNA-inspired breaking points to the polymer.
deCODE to Webcast Presentation at 13th Annual Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry Conference
The presentation will be delivered at 4:00pm EST/9:00 pm GMT at the Millennium Broadway hotel in New York on March 30.
PerkinElmer Provides Solutions for Collaboration on NIH Roadmap Initiative
National Chemical Genomics Center gains access to PerkinElmer's reagent portfolio and scientific experts.
Inex and Alnylam Announce Research Collaboration
The agreement will evaluate Alnylam's RNAi therapeutics with Inex's systemic liposomal delivery technology.
Research and Markets Adds Nanotechnology for Drug Discovery and Drug Design to Their offering
Nanotechnology drug-delivery companies seeking to partner with pharmaceutical companies face competition from a plethora of available drug-delivery systems.
Demonstration of Therapeutic Gene Silencing in Primates with Systemic RNAi Published in Nature
Systemic RNAi shown to have durable effect and feasible dosage for future human clinical studies.
BioWa Licenses POTELLIGENT™ Technology to Genentech
BioWa licenses the technology for use in researching and developing select Genentech antibodies.
Thermo Electron's MS Technology Wins Top Award at PITTCON 2006
Editors in attendance voted Thermo's LTQ™ Orbitrap™ hybrid mass spectrometer the best new product introduction of the show.
Setaram to Distribute Mathis’ TCi Thermal Conductivity Testing System Worldwide
The TCi is designed to provide rapid, non-destructive thermal testing capabilities.
Pharming Announces Acquisition of DNage
A combination of Pharming with DNage will generate important synergies in the area of business development and management expertise.
Solexa Strenghthens IP Portfolio Around Sequencing by Ligation
Solexa has substantial IP in both sequencing by ligation and sequencing by synthesis.