Tumour genotype plays an important role in drug resistance in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer, however, the genotype obtained at diagnosis can vary after different treatment lines. Therefore, DNA analysis … Continue Reading Liquid biopsy of colorectal cancer shown to be more accurate than tissue biopsy in large-scale study.
Researchers at the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research (LIMR), University of California and Allergan have used a primordial form of energy produced in mammals to achieve spontaneous tissue regeneration in mice, … Continue Reading Researchers achieve spontaneous tissue regeneration in mice.
An enzyme secreted by the body’s fat tissue controls energy levels in the brain, according to new research from Washington University School. The data findings, in mice, underscore a role … Continue Reading Study shows that low body fat percentage is not good for the brain.
An experimental drug developed by QuatRx Pharmaceuticals causes loss of weight and fat in a mouse animal model in a new study from researchers at the Houston Methodist Research Institute. Known … Continue Reading Experimental antidiabetic drug ‘browns’ white fat in animal studies.
Researchers at the University of California have shown that a micromotor fueled by stomach acid can take a bubble-powered ride inside a mouse. These tiny motors, each about one-fifth the … Continue Reading Stomach acid-powered nanobots get their first test in a living animal.
The thickness of cortical brain tissue progressively reduces as individuals develop psychosis, according to researchers of a large, multi-site study of young adults at clinical high risk. Onset of psychosis … Continue Reading Large-scale neuroimaging study links gray matter loss to psychosis development.
Researchers from the Vanderbilt University, the University of Toronto and Chronix Biomedical have demonstrated a method for detecting ‘cell-free’ tumour DNA in the bloodstream. The team believe that the technique … Continue Reading Researchers develop epigenetic ‘cell-free’ DNA blood test for prostate cancer.
When researchers at the University of Virginia consider bubbles, they think of something much more useful than a child’s plaything or sparkling wine. They are building an entire technology around … Continue Reading Researchers use ultrasound and microbubbles to treat stroke.