Press Releases

25 September 2017

New Chip Helps Monitor Aggressive Cancer Stem Cells

A new chip etched with fluid channels has been developed that sends blood samples through a hydrodynamic maze to separate out rare circulating cancer cells into a clean stream for analysis.

18 September 2017

Sugary Secrets of a Cancer-Related Protein

A rare type of glycosylation profoundly affects the function of a protein important for human development and cancer progression, according to new study.

6 September 2017

How DNA Molecules Cross Nanopores

Research sheds new light on the understanding of the measurement of polymer properties in diverse chemical industries.

5 September 2017

Gut Bacteria ‘Talk’ to Human Cells

Scientists developed a method to genetically engineer gut bacteria to produce molecules that have the potential to treat certain disorders.