Maternal fecal transplant may help restore gut microbiota in newborns with diabetes risk

Newborns at risk for Type 1 diabetes because they were given antibiotics may have their gut microorganisms restored with a maternal fecal transplant, according to a Rutgers study. The study, which involved genetic analysis...

A machine learning breakthrough: using satellite images to improve human lives

Berkeley-based project could support action worldwide on climate, health and poverty Credit: (Photo by NASA via Pxfuel) Berkeley — More than 700 imaging satellites are orbiting the earth,...

Optimizing Drug Discovery Pipelines with Biophysical Methods

Moran Jerabek-Willemsen, PhDHead of Biophysics & ScreeningCRELUX, a WuXi AppTec Company Annika Niedner-Boblenz, PhDScientific Lead of Biophysics & ScreeningCRELUX, a WuXi AppTec Company Lingbing Sun, PhDDirector, BiophysicsWuXi AppTec Broadcast Date: August 11, 2021Time: 8:00 am...

International Biotechnology Trust : Gene editing breakthrough to power next biotech boom – Marketscreener.com

By Marek Poszepczynski and Ailsa Craig, co-investment managers of the International Biotechnology Trust Gene editing has made headlines in recent weeks, as the revolutionary technology has made breakthrough progress in treating...

Scientists deconstruct the protein-based machine responsible for SARS-CoV-2 replication

In February 2020, a trio of bio-imaging experts were sitting amiably around a dinner table at a scientific conference in Washington, D.C., when the conversation shifted to what was then a worrying viral epidemic...

A low-cost biopolymer dressing to help heal chronic wounds

Tens of millions of patients around the world suffer from persistent and potentially life-threatening wounds. These chronic wounds, which are also a leading cause of amputation, have treatments, but the cost of existing wound...

Championing chrononutrition with protein, the morning elixir for muscle growth

Researchers find the best time to consume proteins for building and strengthening muscles is during breakfast Credit: Waseda University Proteins constitute an essential dietary component that help in...

Adapting Next-Generation mRNA Production and Purification Strategies

Broadcast Date: August 19, 2021Time: 8:00 am PT, 11:00 am ET, 17:00 CET REGISTER NOW Although mRNA therapeutics have been around in the biopharmaceutical industry for several years, the success of mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccines...

Sana Biotechnology Inks Long-Term Biomanufacturing Lease – Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Seattle-based Sana Biotechnology signed a lease agreement to develop a 163,000 ft2 manufacturing facility in Fremont, CA. The facility will support the manufacture of Sana’s late-stage clinical development and early commercial product candidates across...

US$3 million grant to the University of Surrey for research into nature of time...

Jim Al-Khalili and Dr Andrea Rocco from the University of Surrey, are to lead a major US$3m new research project focusing on the fundamental nature of time and its potential to reveal both scientific...