Tissue Engineering Improved by Use of Molecular Tethers

Scientists at the University of Washington  (UW) say they developed a novel method to keep proteins intact and functional by modifying them at a specific point so that they can be chemically tethered to...

Update: Single-Shot Vaccine for Chikungunya Virus Protection Lasts for Six Months in Phase I

Update (22/05/2019): A potential vaccine for the chikungunya virus, developed by the French biotech Valneva, has proved effective and safe for up to six months after injection in an ongoing phase I trial. By six...

Researchers decode how molecular escorts help prevent cancer

The anti-tumor protein p53 can decide on the life or death of a cell: If it detects damage in the cell's genome, the protein pushes the cell to suicide. New research conducted at Technical...

Developing biosecurity tool to detect engineered microorganisms based on DNA signatures

If a genetically or synthetically engineered organism is released into the environment, how will we know? How can we tell it apart from the millions of microorganisms that exist naturally in the wild? That's...

Small molecule drug could be an effective strategy to treat glioblastoma

A team of researchers have published in the International Journal of Oncology that RITA, a drug able to reactivate the oncosuppressor function of p53, could be an effective strategy to treat glioblastoma. The study's...

Update: British RNA Biotech Increases Series A to €34M

Update (20/05/19): Storm Therapeutics has increased it’s series A financing round by an additional €16M (£14M) to €34M (£30M), which the company plans to use to advance its pipeline of RNA focused drug candidates...

White Biotechnology Market 2019-2025 Rise In Demands Of Green Chemicals Boon The Industry With...

The White Biotechnology Market is expected to grow worth of USD +263 billion and at a CAGR of +5% over the forecast period. The Research Insights has recently proclaimed the addition of a new research...

Nearly 1 in 5 parents say their child never wears a helmet while riding...

National Poll focuses on children’s street smarts, including bike, skateboard, scooter and road safety Credit: C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health at the University of Michigan

CorMedix, Inc. (CRMD) Stock: A Biotechnology Stock That’s Headed Up – iWatch Markets

CorMedix, Inc. (CRMD) is making a move up in the market today. The company, focused in the biotechnology industry, is currently priced at $7.33 after a move up of 8.75% so far today....

A member of light-sensitive protein family plays role in adjusting skin color

A team of Brown University researchers found that opsin 3 -- a protein closely related to rhodopsin, the protein that enables low-light vision -- has a role in adjusting the amount of pigment produced...