A Simple Urine Test for Alzheimer’s Disease?
A new study published in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience identifies formic acid as a potential biomarker for early-stage Alzheimer’s disease. Obtained from urine, the biomarker could offer an inexpensive and efficient diagnostic tool for the neurodegenerative condition.
Fisher Biosciences Adds Cellomics Technologies for High-Content Cellular Screening
Some of the products that Cellomics offers include imaging systems for visualizing cellular activities, fluorescent and other high-content assays, and software applications to facilitate the interpretation of cell-screening assays.
Researchers Unveils Roll of Chk1 in Cancer Therapy
The Chk1 protein responds with cell-survival activity to stressful conditions induced by hypoxia and certain anticancer drugs.
Bayer Selects InforSense for Next Generation Integrative Analytics Infrastructure
InforSense KDE, will provide Bayer with a flexible rapid application development platform to optimize their drug discovery decision-making.
Servier Chooses Tripos as Chemistry Partner in Search for Drugs
Tripos will employ its ChemSpace® and LeadHopping® proprietary technologies and integrated knowledge-driven chemistry processes to identify additional chemistries against the same targets.
Novo Nordisk and Sangamo BioSciences Announce Agreement
Sangamo will provide its ZFP technology for Novo Nordisk to evaluate for use in the field of enhanced protein production.
Patent Application for Biomarker-based Method to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease
Power3's test comprises separating the proteins present in the sample, analyzing a panel of protein biomarkers using proteomic techniques, and determining whether or not the patient has AD.
Strand Genomics Launches In Silico ADMET Tool
Admetis has an extensive data mining and visualization module that is designed to support an embedded chemical structure viewer.
Chimp Genome Helps Scientists Learn More About Human DNA
The chimp genome's closeness to the human genome will make it a powerful tool for comparative genetics, which uses interspecies comparisons to identify areas of interest in the vast fields of data contained in DNA.
Sigma-Aldrich Launches Online STAIN EXPERT™ Application
A Flash Platform is designed to guide customers through a wide range of staining procedures while reducing the complexity of multi-step processes.
deltaDOT Announces Manufacturer for 1D Protein/Nucleic Acid Analysis System
The Peregrine Protein/Nucleic Acid analysis system and the Merlin DNA sequencer are designed to offer unrivalled sensitivity, ultra high-speed throughput and low running costs.