Agricultural Biotechnology Market Research Report by Crop Type, by Type, by Product Type, by...

New York, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Agricultural Biotechnology Market Research Report by Crop Type, by Type, by Product Type, by Mode of Application, by Function,...

Scientists Solve High-Resolution Structure of Psychedelic Drugs Bound to Serotonin Receptors

Psychedelic drugs such as LSD, psilocybin, and mescaline cause severe and often long-lasting hallucinations, but they also show great potential in treating a number of serious psychiatric conditions, such as major depressive disorder. The...

New methods help to accurately identify cancers’ hidden genetic losses, duplications

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Sep 17 2020 Understanding the specific mutations that contribute to different forms of cancer is critical to improving diagnosis and treatment. But limitations in DNA sequencing technology make it difficult to...

IU School of Medicine wins $12.3 million grant for research into opioid addiction treatment

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Sep 17 2020 Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine are testing use of tezampanel, a novel antagonist at glutamate receptors that could treat opioid withdrawal syndrome and other addictions and...

Rapid 90-minute COVID-19 test shown to be highly accurate

A 90-minute COVID-19 test has been shown to have over 94 per cent sensitivity, and 100% specificity in a new study Credit: Thomas Angus/Imperial College London A 90-minute...

3D Bioprinting Gains a Foothold in Biomedicine

3D printing has revolutionized manufacturing by reducing costs and giving designers and engineers immense flexibility. Could 3D bioprinting do the same for biotechnology? The 3D bioprinting field is still quite young, but it is developing...

The Top 10 Biotech Companies Brewing at Oxford

Here are the top biotech companies you will find in Oxford, a city with an old scientific tradition and an enormous output of biotech applications.  Oxford is well known for its university, one of the...

Polyneuron Pharmaceuticals AG extends Series A financing – European Biotechnology News

Swiss auto-immunity specialist Polyneuron Pharmaceuticals AG has received CHF14m from HBM Healthcare Investments.  HBM Healthcare’s CHF14m investment brings Polyneuron Pharmaceuticals AG’s Series A round to a total of CHF 36.5m. Upon the financing, Dr Emil...

British-made surgical PPE device rolls out free to NHS

Newly-developed SNAP device that protects surgeons performing nasal endoscopies rolling out free to NHS after rapid design and manufacture Credit: Endoscope-i An innovative device designed to stop patients...

Cancer Research Heats up with Biotechs Attacking Tumor ‘Comfort Zone’

The recent founding of Modulus Therapeutics in the UK has highlighted an accelerating movement in cancer research that aims to attack solid tumors via their ‘comfort zone’, known as the tumor microenvironment. Cancer drugs in...