Biotechnology

Biotechnology, Cancer, Medical News
New radiation drugs track and kill cancer cells, ‘it will be the next big wave’

This 1974 microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows changes in cells indicative of adenocarcinoma of the prostate. In results released Thursday, June 3, 2021 by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, doctors are reporting improved survival in men with advanced prostate cancer from an experimental drug that delivers radiation directly to tumor cells. (Dr. Edwin P. Ewing, Jr./CDC via AP)

Biotechnology, Diabetes, Medical News
Tiny implant cures diabetes in mice without triggering immune response

Diabetes specialists and biomedical engineers from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Cornell University have shown that they can implant insulin-secreting cells into diabetic rats using a

Biotechnology, Cancer, Medical News, Men's health
New imaging tool approved by FDA, finds advanced prostate cancer

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval for a novel imaging agent that can identify prostate cancer after it has spread to other regions of the body.  According

Biotechnology, COVID-19 news, Medical News, Vaccine studies, World health
Pfizer & Moderna: Covid vaccine ‘100% effective’ in teens according to CDC guidelines

Pfizer recently released updated topline findings from an examination of 927 confirmed symptomatic COVID-19 cases seen in their pivotal Phase 3 investigation, observed through March 13, 2021, revealing that the

Biotechnology, Cancer, Medical News
Scientists show screening for skin disease can now be done on a standard laptop

A research group out of the Biomedical Engineering Department at the University of Houston have demonstrated the ability to train a standard laptop to identify diseased skin with extreme accuracy.

Biotechnology, Medical News, Neuroscience
Scientists can now cause mice to form instant bond using wireless device

In a first-of-its-kind study published by a research group out of Northwestern University, researchers have shown that they are capable of programming and deprogramming mice to form social bonds amongst