Microscopy and machine learning algorithm can predict viral infections

Researchers at the University of Zurich have used fluorescence microscopy and machine learning to recognise cells with viral infections.

Robot-assisted cardiac surgery protects human operator health

A novel robot has potentially changed the landscape of future cardiac surgery, mitigating fatigue and radiation exposure for human operators.

Combatting pandemics with Artificial Intelligence-based predictive model

Scientists have developed an innovative predictive model that employs AI to calculate the likelihood of viruses spreading from animals.

3D printing custom medical devices to boost performance

Researchers at the University of Nottingham have developed a novel 3D printing method, boosting the performance of custom medical devices and increasing their bacterial resistance.

Bacterial outer membrane vesicles: enhancing antibiotic research

Dr Johannes Thoma and Dr Björn Burmann discuss their work using OMVs to potentially gain new insight into antibiotic resistance mechanisms.

Developing COVID-19 protein protocols for research laboratories

Consortium delivers working protocols that will enable laboratories worldwide to work quickly and reproducibly on COVID-19 proteins.

Funding for gene therapy innovation hubs in the UK

LifeArc, the MRC and the BBSRC have announced funding for an £18m network of gene therapy hubs to advance promising research into new treatments for patients.

Interaction of proteins found to be vital to brain function

Novel research has indicated that the intricate relationship of proteins is critical to brain function, such as information processing.

Fixing broken blood vessels with electronically-activated glue

NTU Singapore scientists have developed a technique to deliver electronically-activated glue for fastening defects in broken blood vessels.

Developing nanopore technology for sequencing DNA in real time

Researchers at UT Dallas are developing nanopore technology that could lead to small portable devices capable of sequencing DNA in real time.

New algorithm for the diagnostics of dementia

An international research team has developed a new algorithm based on blood and cerebrospinal fluid biomarker measurements for the diagnostics of dementia.

Treating cancer by preventing the process of cell proliferation

Scientists at the RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research (BDR) have been researching the processes behind cell proliferation in hopes of better treating cancer.

Developing solutions to combat antibiotic resistant bacteria

Proteon Pharmaceuticals SA has established the Phage Development Platform, which is providing novel solutions to antibiotic resistance.

A once-a-week insulin therapy may restructure Type 2 diabetes treatment

A new clinical trial has suggested that a novel once-a-week insulin therapy could replace conventional Type 2 diabetes treatment.

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