Researchers develop computational approaches that dramatically reduce image-analysis time

A picture is worth a thousand words -but only when it's clear what it depicts. And therein lies the rub in making images or videos of microscopic life. While modern microscopes can generate huge amounts...

Global Agricultural Biotechnology For Transgenic Crops Market 2020 Product Development Survey and COVID-19 Impact...

Global Agricultural Biotechnology For Transgenic Crops Market 2020 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 displays the market, size, key aspects, and revenue forecast of the industry for 2020 to 2025. The...

Women significantly more likely to be prescribed opioids, study shows

Credit: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers New Rochelle, NY, June 29, 2020–Women are significantly more likely to receive prescriptions of opioid analgesics. Read the study, which was...

In COVID-19, Blood Clots May Form via NETosis

COVID-19 patients who suffer life-threatening complications such as blood clots and inflammation also experience dysregulated NETosis. NETosis is a cell death process that generates neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs), extracellular webs of DNA and toxins...

Enterome Secures €46M to Take Microbiome Therapies to Clinical Trials

French microbiome biotech Enterome has raised €46.3M in Series E funding to progress its cancer and inflammatory bowel disease therapies to phase I trials in a few weeks.  Two new investors to Enterome — SymBiosis,...

Study: Staring at deep red light can significantly improve declining eyesight

Staring at a deep red light for three minutes a day can significantly improve declining eyesight, finds a new UCL-led study, the first of its kind in humans. Scientists believe the discovery, published in the...

Researchers print, tune graphene sensors to monitor food freshness, safety

Credit: mage courtesy of Jonathan Claussen/Iowa State University AMES, Iowa – Researchers dipped their new, printed sensors into tuna broth and watched the readings. It turned out the...

Noile-Immune Biotech and C4U team up to develop CRISPR/Cas3 technology

Noile-Immune Biotech Inc., ("Noile-Immune") and C4U Corporation, ("C4U") announced that they have entered into an agreement on joint research and commercialization of next-generation allogeneic gene-modified immune cell therapy combining C4U's CRISPR/Cas3 genome editing technology...

Agricultural fires in central Africa light up in Suomi NPP satellite image

Credit: NASA image courtesy Worldview Earth Data operated by the NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Earth Science Data and Information System (EOSDIS) project. Caption by Lynn Jenner with information from Global Forest…

NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite analyzes Saharan dust aerosol blanket

Credit: Credits: NASA/NOAA, Colin Seftor Dust storms from Africa’s Saharan Desert traveling across the Atlantic Ocean are nothing new, but the current dust storm has been quite...