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Cancer Identification

NUST MISIS Scientists Develop Express-Test for Cancer Identification

The test is based on immunochromatographical analysis, which allows researchers to visually determine the amount of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in the blood serum without the use of special equipment. PSA...
anti-drug

​Brain Scans May Reveal Most Effective Anti-Drug Messages

What if you could look into the brains of potential drug abusers and see what messages would be most likely to persuade them to...
cancer detection

Test Strips for Cancer Detection Get Upgraded with Nanoparticle

The most common test strip people might think of for diagnosis is a home pregnancy test. Pregnant women have steadily increasing levels of the...
wearable biosensors

Lab on a Chip Could Monitor Health, Germs and Pollutants

Imagine wearing a device that continuously analyzes your sweat or blood for different types of biomarkers, such as proteins that show you may have...
prostate cancer

Hope for Metastatic Prostate Cancer Patients: Targeted Alpha Therapy Shows Impressive...

The tumour has completely disappeared in the two patients after three to four treatments (Figs. 1 and 2) and can no longer be detected...
several diseases

Brazilian and British Scientists Develop Technology to Detect Several Diseases

Researchers at São Paulo State University’s Chemistry Institute (IQ-UNESP) in Araraquara, Brazil, working with colleagues at Oxford University in the UK have developed a...
prostate cancer

Largest UK Trial of Treatment for Prostate Cancer Publishes First Results

Results published in New England Journal of Medicine today show that all three treatments result in similar, and very low, rates of death from...
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Early assessment, drug switch improves cancer treatment

Metastatic prostate cancer patients respond better to treatment when they switch to different drugs in the absence of an optimal initial response, according to...
video

Sonceboz and EPFL join forces to take mechatronics into the future

Sonceboz, a mechatronics specialist based in the Canton of Bern, has opened an innovation cell at EPFL Innovation Park. The aim of this partnership...
prostate cancer, nanoparticles

Low Vitamin D Predicts Aggressive Prostate Cancer

Low level of vitamin D at time of surgery is linked to potentially lethal cancer in men