Genomic & Biopharma News

Phasefocus to launch new cell imaging system with smart incubation technology
Phasefocus has secured additional investment as it prepares to launch the newest version of its flagship live cell imaging and analysis system, Livecyte™.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-04-19 08:18:00

Palm Beach Post: ORB Leaves Palm Beach County for New Lab Space
David Willoughby lives in Palm Beach Gardens and, until recently, worked there too. But the owner of Ocean Ridge Biosciences wanted to expand, and he couldn't find suitable space in northern Palm Beach County. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 15:35:33

Exosomes – a new approach to asthma pathology
Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways with a complex pathophysiology, making the development of diagnostic and therapeutic tools a challenge. Exosomes are extracellular membranous nanovesicles implicated in intercellular communication. Exosome composition and cargo are highly heterogeneous depending on their cellular origin and physiological state. They contain proteins (tetraspanins, heat-shock proteins), nucleic acids ...
Exosome RNA Research & Industry News, 2019-04-19 08:00:58

UTAP – user-friendly transcriptome analysis pipeline
RNA-Seq technology is routinely used to characterize the transcriptome, and to detect gene expression differences among cell types, genotypes and conditions. Advances in short-read sequencing instruments such as Illumina Next-Seq have yielded easy-to-operate machines, with high throughput, at a lower price per base. However, processing this data requires bioinformatics expertise to tailor and execute specific ...
Transcriptome Research & Industry News, 2019-04-19 08:00:26

Palm Beach Post: ORB Leaves Palm Beach County for New Lab Space
David Willoughby lives in Palm Beach Gardens and, until recently, worked there too. But the owner of Ocean Ridge Biosciences wanted to expand, and he couldn't find suitable space in northern Palm Beach County. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 15:35:33

DWK Life Sciences offers Workflow Solutions to improve productivity
DWK Life Sciences, the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of precision labware, announces Workflow Solutions, a portfolio of glass and plastic labware designed to improve productivity through every phase of product development, from research through discovery, validation, pilot production, scale-up, early production and commercialization.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-04-19 07:41:00

Bedfont wins 2nd accolade at the South East FSB Awards 2019
On Friday 12th April, Bedfont Scientific Ltd was recognized as International Business of the Year for its 2nd year in a row at the South East Federation of Small Businesses Awards 2019.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-04-19 07:40:53

Disruptive behaviors in autistic children linked to reduced brain connectivity
More than a quarter of children with autism spectrum disorder are also diagnosed with disruptive behavior disorders.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-04-19 07:09:38

Molecular target UNC45A is essential for cancer cell proliferation and tumor growth
Identifying a protein that plays a key role in cancer cell growth is a first step toward the development of a targeted cancer therapy. It is especially promising when this protein is dispensable for the growth of normal cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-04-19 07:01:05

Groundbreaking experiment in pigs challenges the notion about brain damage
The brain is more resilient than previously thought. In a groundbreaking experiment published in this week's issue of Nature, neuroscientists created an artificial circulation system that successfully restored some functions and structures in donated pig brains--up to four hours after the pigs were butchered at a USDA food processing facility.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-04-19 06:33:14

Revolutionary discovery paves new way for treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis
Cutting-edge discovery in the lab of Catherine Hunter, MD, from Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago offers a new direction toward treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis - a devastating intestinal emergency that occurs in up to 10 percent of premature infants
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-04-19 06:32:32