Scientists combine organ-on-a-chip and stem-cell technologies to make a powerful tool for diabetes research.
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Researchers have grown identical brain organoids for the first time, opening avenues for neurological research.
Researchers have identified a novel drug target for the prevention of malaria.
A study has detailed the change in the gut microbiome, increasing the potential for new IBD therapies.
A novel antiplatelet therapy could help to prevent heart attacks and stroke through preventing the formation of blood clots...
The catastrophic consequences of ever-increasing rates of death from infectious diseases demands new experimental strategies for drug target selection and drug design. Over the last decade, the pharmaceutical industry has been wounded by several issues including failure of drug-development programmes, burgeoning cost of drug development, increasing regulatory control, lack of…
Harvard University researchers have developed a multiregional brain-on-a-chip that models the connectivity between three distinct regions of the brain.
7 March 2016 | By Victoria White
The genome of the spotted gar is so much like both zebrafish and humans that it can be used as a bridge species that could open a pathway to important advancements in biomedical research..
3 March 2016 | By Victoria White
According to the research, a drug for a disease that affects twice as many people will generate twice the revenue. But vaccine revenue depends on finer details about how the risk is distributed in the population...