News - 1 Dec 2008
If doctors were able to conduct efficient genetic analysis at the point of care, using inexpensive, portable equipment, it would revolutionise disease detection and treatment. European researchers are...
News - 24 Oct 2008
A new proteomics project promises to revolutionize routine blood tests, vaccine development, cancer diagnostics, and many other important biomedical challenges.
UC San Diego engineers and...
News - 9 Oct 2008
Engineer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Hansjörg Wyss MBA '65 has given Harvard University $125 million to create the Hansjörg Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering....
News - 19 Aug 2008
A Queen's University Belfast scientist, whose research is now used worldwide in blood analysing equipment, has made another important discovery.
Recently announced as the winner of the...
News - 18 Jul 2008
What is there to see inside a magnet that's smaller than the head of a pin?
Quite a lot, say physicists who've invented a new kind of MRI technique to
do just that.
The technique may...
News - 9 Jan 2008
Researchers at Children’s Hospital Boston have developed a new “nanobiotechnology” that enables magnetic control of events at the cellular level. They describe the technology, which...