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Automatic tabletop machine speed up novel drug development

Many proteins are useful as drugs for disorders such as diabetes, cancer, and arthritis. Synthesizing artificial versions of these proteins is a time-consuming process...

SMART Researchers Uncover New Anti-Phage Defence Mechanisms in Bacteria

Groundbreaking discovery explains why some bacteria have been able to defend against phage therapy, and opens new ways for the medical community to overcome...

A new MIT study analyzes viral contamination at biopharmaceutical manufacturing plants

Over the past few decades, there have been a handful of incidents in which manufacturing processes for making protein drugs became contaminated with viruses...

A new system for rapidly analyzing drug absorption in intestinal tissue

MIT engineers have devised a way to speed up the development of new drugs by rapidly testing how well they are absorbed in the...

Early Exposure to Cannabis Boosts Young Brains’ Sensitivity to Cocaine

Cannabis use makes young brains more sensitive to the first exposure to cocaine, according to a new study on rodents led by scientists at...

‘Directing’ evolution to identify potential drugs

Scientists have developed a technique that could significantly reduce the time of discovering potential new antibody-based drugs to treat disease. Antibodies are produced by the...

Discovery of a drug to rescue winter depression-like behavior

A group of animal biologists and chemists at the Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM), Nagoya University, has used a chemical genomics approach to explore...

Tiny Nanoparticles Offer Large Potential for Brain Cancer Treatment

For patients with malignant brain tumors, the prognosis remains dismal. With the most aggressive treatments available, patients are usually only expected to live about...

Researchers propose a special diet for asthma

Can a special diet help against certain cases of asthma? A new study at the University of Bonn at least suggests this conclusion. Accordingly,...

Personalized Microrobots Swim Through Biological Barriers, Deliver Drugs to Cells

Tiny biohybrid robots on the micrometer scale can swim through the body and deliver drugs to tumors or provide other cargo-carrying functions. The natural...

Trial drug may block early stages of COVID-19, study in human...

A drug already tested against lung disease could potentially inhibit COVID-19 by reducing the coronavirus load that enters the lungs and other organs. That...

Cancer drugs show promise in preventing malaria

A potential new approach for preventing malaria is on the horizon with the discovery that drugs currently used to kill cancer cells can also...

SMART announces new method for processing fluid droplets

MIT’s research enterprise in Singapore, and the National University of Singapore (NUS) have developed a unique method for generating and processing fluid droplets under...

Researchers recently proved the ability to grow human blood vessels in...

Researchers recently proved the ability to grow human blood vessels in pig, A team of researchers recently proved the ability to grow human-derived blood...

The key viral structures shows how HIV drugs work at the...

The key viral structures shows how HIV drugs work at the atomic level, Salk scientists have discovered how a class of powerful HIV drugs...

Ebola drugs can also work against coronavirus

Ebola drugs can also work against coronavirus, A group of researchers at the University of Alberta found why Remedivir was effective in treating coronavirus. People...

A team has tracked down potential target for sleeping sickness drugs

A team has tracked down potential target for sleeping sickness drugs, A research team has found a potential target for new drugs for sleep...

Dozens of non oncology drugs can kill cancer cells

Dozens of non oncology drugs can kill cancer cells, Drugs for diabetes, inflammation, alcoholism and even for treating arthritis in dogs can also kill...

A new breakthrough in the development of effective antimalarial drugs

A new breakthrough in the development of effective antimalarial drugs, The plasmodium parasite that causes malaria is transmitted to humans through mosquito bites. Parasites...

The tarting point for the development of drugs for treatment of...

The starting point for the development of drugs for the treatment of clostridial deficiency, A breakthrough in research that offers scientists a promising starting...

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