fluid

Enhanced Fluid Management System from Hologic

Hologic introduced a new Fluent fluid management system used for hysteroscopic procedures in the U.S, specially for the operating room staff. “The Fluent system is...
breast feeding

Breastfeeding can help form good bacteria in babies

A new study from the Newcastle University in the United Kingdom, suggests that breastfeeding can play an important role in providing good gut bacteria to...

New molecular test to impact influenza pandemic preparedness

A US-based analytical technology and life science company, InDevR Inc., recently announced plans to launch a Research Use Only (RUO) version of their FluChip-8G...
plasticell

Plasticell receives EU funding to advance neurodegenerative disease research

Plasticell Ltd, a developer of stem cell technologies and regenerative medicines, announced that the Advanced Stem Cell Training Network (ASCTN), a European research consortium...
Wearable Artificial Kidney

Wearable Artificial Kidney for convenient dialysis

There aren’t enough kidney transplants available for the millions of people with renal failure. Aside from a transplant, the only alternative for patients is...

Vitamin C can mitigate Harm due to Smoking

According to a recent study, vitamin C may reduce the harm done to lungs in infants born to mothers who smoke during their pregnancy. "Smoking during pregnancy reflects the...
Nerve on a chip

Nerve-On-A-Chip Platform Makes Neuroprosthetics More Effective

Neuroprosthetics are implants containing multi-contact electrodes that can substitute certain nerve functionalities. They may be able to restore amputees' sense of touch, help the...
resistant

A non-antibiotic therapy for resistant infections

Stabilizing viral vectors for gene therapy; a non-antibiotic approach to resistant infections The viral vectors that are used to transport therapeutic genes into the body...
Alzheimer's

Screening Alzheimer’s disease with non-invasive imaging

Research shows that in the patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD), the small blood vessels in the retina at the back of the eye are...

Here comes a smartphone laboratory that can detect cancer

Washington State University researchers have developed a low-cost, portable laboratory on a smartphone that can analyse several samples at once to catch a cancer...