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New CRISPR/Cas9 therapy can suppress ageing

New CRISPR/Cas9 therapy can suppress ageing

Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 26, 2019
Dermal regeneration platform uses 3D bioprinting

Dermal regeneration platform uses 3D bioprinting

A novel application of dermal regeneration platform using autologous cells and proprietary 3D bioprinter INVIVO. This new regenerative therapeutic platform will be further studied in clinical settings for patients in need of treatment for damages suffered from dermal scarring.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 25, 2019
Sensor technology to diagnose reproductive health in real time

Sensor technology to diagnose reproductive health in real time

Researchers have developed new robotic sensor technology that has the capability to diagnose women's reproductive health problems in real-time.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 22, 2019
World's first gene therapy operation for common cause of sight loss

World's first gene therapy operation for common cause of sight loss

Researchers in Oxford have carried out the world's first gene therapy operation to tackle the root cause of age-related macular degeneration.
External Company Press Release
Nanofacturing project accelerates development of innovative medicines

Nanofacturing project accelerates development of innovative medicines

The Nanofacturing consortium has worked on a pan-European nanopharmaceutical project to develop new manufacturing methods and improve supply chain co-ordination to advance treatments for rare cancers, autoimmune diseases and viral infections.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 20, 2019
CRISPR gene editing makes stem cells 'invisible' to immune system

CRISPR gene editing makes stem cells 'invisible' to immune system

Scientists have used the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing system to create the first pluripotent stem cells that are functionally "invisible" to the immune system, a feat of biological engineering that, in laboratory studies, prevented rejection of stem cell transplants.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 19, 2019
Vagus nerve stimulation eases PTSD

Vagus nerve stimulation eases PTSD

In a randomized, controlled pilot trial, participants pre-treated with noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation experienced less pain after heat stimulus than mock-treated participants.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 15, 2019
Novel graphene fibres as a new electrical stimulation device

Novel graphene fibres as a new electrical stimulation device

Researchers have developed novel graphene fibres as a new electrical stimulation device that could replace the use of pharmaceuticals to treat a range of medical conditions.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 14, 2019
Converting Wi-Fi signals to electricity with new 2-D materials

Converting Wi-Fi signals to electricity with new 2-D materials

Imagine a world where smartphones, laptops, wearables, and other electronics are powered without batteries. Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have taken a step in that direction, with the first fully flexible device that can convert energy from Wi-Fi signals into electricity that could power electronics.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 12, 2019
Gummy-like robots that could help prevent disease

Gummy-like robots that could help prevent disease

Scientists have developed microscopic, hydrogel-based muscles that can manipulate and mechanically stimulate biological tissue. These soft, biocompatible robots could be used for targeted therapy and to help diagnose and prevent disease.
External Company Press Release
Ultra-soft electronics to monitor dynamically pulsing cardiomyocytes

Ultra-soft electronics to monitor dynamically pulsing cardiomyocytes

In biointegrated electronics, the facile control of mechanical properties such as softness and stretchability in electronic devices is necessary to minimize the perturbation of motions inherent in biological systems.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 8, 2019
Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

The heart's motion is so powerful that it can recharge devices that save our lives, according to new research. Using a dime-sized invention the kinetic energy of the heart can be converted into electricity to power a wide-range of implantable devices.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 7, 2019
Smart, self-powered knee implants

Smart, self-powered knee implants

Researchers decided it was time to create smarter knee implants that could monitor changes in activity as they happened.
External Company Press Release
Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

The Centre for Process Innovation has held a topping out ceremony to mark the completion of construction work on a new, state-of-the-art facility that will develop next generation light-based healthcare treatments.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

The IDTechEx Show! on April 10-11 in Berlin brings together eight key disruptive technologies and their customers at one venue.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

Biologists have developed the world's first CRISPR/Cas9-based approach to control genetic inheritance in a mammal.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 4, 2019
Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

CRISPR team harnesses new Cas12b enzyme for use in eukaryotic cells, adding to the CRISPR toolbox.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Food Tech at CES 2019

Food Tech at CES 2019

In this premium article, we present some of the key food tech products from CES 2019 and Food Tech Live.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 1, 2019
World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

In a first-in-world clinical trial, researchers are studying how well focused ultrasound surgery works in adults with a specific type of epilepsy whose seizures are not controlled by medication.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 26, 2019
Dermal regeneration platform uses 3D bioprinting

Dermal regeneration platform uses 3D bioprinting

A novel application of dermal regeneration platform using autologous cells and proprietary 3D bioprinter INVIVO. This new regenerative therapeutic platform will be further studied in clinical settings for patients in need of treatment for damages suffered from dermal scarring.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 22, 2019
World's first gene therapy operation for common cause of sight loss

World's first gene therapy operation for common cause of sight loss

Researchers in Oxford have carried out the world's first gene therapy operation to tackle the root cause of age-related macular degeneration.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 20, 2019
CRISPR gene editing makes stem cells 'invisible' to immune system

CRISPR gene editing makes stem cells 'invisible' to immune system

Scientists have used the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing system to create the first pluripotent stem cells that are functionally "invisible" to the immune system, a feat of biological engineering that, in laboratory studies, prevented rejection of stem cell transplants.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 15, 2019
Novel graphene fibres as a new electrical stimulation device

Novel graphene fibres as a new electrical stimulation device

Researchers have developed novel graphene fibres as a new electrical stimulation device that could replace the use of pharmaceuticals to treat a range of medical conditions.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 12, 2019
Gummy-like robots that could help prevent disease

Gummy-like robots that could help prevent disease

Scientists have developed microscopic, hydrogel-based muscles that can manipulate and mechanically stimulate biological tissue. These soft, biocompatible robots could be used for targeted therapy and to help diagnose and prevent disease.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 8, 2019
Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

The heart's motion is so powerful that it can recharge devices that save our lives, according to new research. Using a dime-sized invention the kinetic energy of the heart can be converted into electricity to power a wide-range of implantable devices.
External Company Press Release
Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

The Centre for Process Innovation has held a topping out ceremony to mark the completion of construction work on a new, state-of-the-art facility that will develop next generation light-based healthcare treatments.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

Biologists have developed the world's first CRISPR/Cas9-based approach to control genetic inheritance in a mammal.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Food Tech at CES 2019

Food Tech at CES 2019

In this premium article, we present some of the key food tech products from CES 2019 and Food Tech Live.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 25, 2019
Sensor technology to diagnose reproductive health in real time

Sensor technology to diagnose reproductive health in real time

Researchers have developed new robotic sensor technology that has the capability to diagnose women's reproductive health problems in real-time.
External Company Press Release
Nanofacturing project accelerates development of innovative medicines

Nanofacturing project accelerates development of innovative medicines

The Nanofacturing consortium has worked on a pan-European nanopharmaceutical project to develop new manufacturing methods and improve supply chain co-ordination to advance treatments for rare cancers, autoimmune diseases and viral infections.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 19, 2019
Vagus nerve stimulation eases PTSD

Vagus nerve stimulation eases PTSD

In a randomized, controlled pilot trial, participants pre-treated with noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation experienced less pain after heat stimulus than mock-treated participants.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 14, 2019
Converting Wi-Fi signals to electricity with new 2-D materials

Converting Wi-Fi signals to electricity with new 2-D materials

Imagine a world where smartphones, laptops, wearables, and other electronics are powered without batteries. Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have taken a step in that direction, with the first fully flexible device that can convert energy from Wi-Fi signals into electricity that could power electronics.
External Company Press Release
Ultra-soft electronics to monitor dynamically pulsing cardiomyocytes

Ultra-soft electronics to monitor dynamically pulsing cardiomyocytes

In biointegrated electronics, the facile control of mechanical properties such as softness and stretchability in electronic devices is necessary to minimize the perturbation of motions inherent in biological systems.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 7, 2019
Smart, self-powered knee implants

Smart, self-powered knee implants

Researchers decided it was time to create smarter knee implants that could monitor changes in activity as they happened.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

The IDTechEx Show! on April 10-11 in Berlin brings together eight key disruptive technologies and their customers at one venue.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 4, 2019
Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

CRISPR team harnesses new Cas12b enzyme for use in eukaryotic cells, adding to the CRISPR toolbox.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 1, 2019
World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

In a first-in-world clinical trial, researchers are studying how well focused ultrasound surgery works in adults with a specific type of epilepsy whose seizures are not controlled by medication.
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