Nanomedicine special issue explores integrated role of nanomedical research

Nanomedicine special issue explores integrated role of nanomedical research
Contributing authors to the issue address the historical trajectory of the field, current debates, and future perspectives on nanomedical research. The articles position nanomedicine as not just a biological, chemical, and physical issue, but also a …
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Nanotechnology in Medical Applications: The Global Market
13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — This BCC Research report discusses the implications of technology and commercial trends in the context of current size and growth of the pharmaceutical market, both in global terms and as analyzed by selected national markets …
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Crown Bioscience Names Global Scientific Director for Translational Oncology
He earned his Ph.D. from the University of California – Irvine and performed a post-doctoral fellowship with a research focus on angiogenesis, cancer biology, nanomedicine and drug discovery at the Moores Cancer Center at the University of California …
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UW-Madison nanotech center receives million
A Madison-based research hub devoted to evaluating the environmental effect of nanotechnology has received $ 20 million in National Science Foundation funding over the next five years. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is the host institution for the …
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Commercial gene tests can't predict sports performance
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Commercial genetic testing designed to reveal athletic potential for sports is being called meaningless by a group of experts, who also warn …
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After decades of defeat, Caltech finds formula for winning in conference
Picture a solitary figure, shooting baskets and muttering. The man is pale and skinny, with round glasses and wispy brown hair. Looks fortyish, like he should be teaching calculus. But instead he's here in an otherwise deserted gym, in Pasadena, on a …
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New partnership paves way for improved HIV treatments through nanomedicine

New partnership paves way for improved HIV treatments through nanomedicine
The work is led by Liverpool Pharmacologist, Professor Andrew Owen and Liverpool Materials Chemist, Professor Steve Rannard and their collaborative nanomedicine research programme on infectious diseases, inflammation, and oncology.
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A new way to deliver microRNAs for cancer treatment: Scientists exploit gene

A new way to deliver microRNAs for cancer treatment: Scientists exploit gene
“This is a platform that can deliver any gene of interest,” says Natalie Artzi, a research scientist in MIT's Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES) and an assistant professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital. “This work …
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Oakton to sponsor nanotechnology open houses
Nanotechnology is playing an increasingly important role in biology, chemistry, engineering, medicine, and physics, from building microprocessors and delivering anti-cancer drugs efficiently to making clothes more stain resistant and improving …
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N+1 Singer Cuts Midatech Pharma PLC (MTPH) Price Target to GBX 300

N+1 Singer Cuts Midatech Pharma PLC (MTPH) Price Target to GBX 300
Midatech Pharma PLC (LON:MTPH) had its price objective decreased by research analysts at N+1 Singer from GBX 385 ($ 5.66) to GBX 300 ($ 4.41) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, Analyst Ratings.Net reports. The firm currently has a “buy …
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BIND Therapeutics (BIND) Names Jonathan Yingling Chief Scientific Officer
… as Chief Scientific Officer. In this position, Dr. Yingling will be responsible for leading BIND's research and development efforts to identify and pursue new product opportunities where the unique attributes of ACCURINs can be leveraged to provide …
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Nanotechnology Future Outlook 2016

Nanotechnology Future Outlook 2016
No doubt, investors are keeping an eye on the nanotechnology future outlook and what could be next. To get more insight into this area, the Investing News Network spoke with Anthony Vicari, an analyst on the advanced materials team at Lux Research, …
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Nanotechnology specialist to lead Virginia Tech's research division
Virginia Tech will begin the New Year with a new vice president for research and innovation, the university has announced. Theresa Mayer, a nanotechnology researcher and associate dean for research and innovation at Penn State's College of Engineering, …
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Northeastern faculty spark a sea change in the nanomedicine field
Nanomedicine uses nanotechnology—the science of building devices from infinitesimally small particles—for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease. … Recently the two received a $ 496,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to …
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ASU strengthens STEM education 'ecosystem' through museum initiatives
The toolkits and exhibitions are modeled after successful initiatives of the NSF-funded Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Net), a national collaboration of researchers and informal science educators that reaches 11 million members of …
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Exclusive: India's GVFL gets nod for $38m startup fund

Exclusive: India's GVFL gets nod for m startup fund
First, a $ 50 million fund to back clean technology, Nano technology and edtech firms and second, a $ 10-million fund, a micro-cap fund, to invest in education technology, cleantech and nanotechnology focused companies. The government has also launched …
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Worldwide Microscopy Devices Market (Semiconductors, Life Sciences
Fresh interests in new areas like nanotechnology and atomic scale semiconductor arrangement has created requirements for microscopes employing mediums much more penetrative than light itself, i.e. electron, X-ray, etc. This has enabled us to venture …
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Hu, Alivisatos to receive National Medals of Science, Technology
An award-winning chemist and internationally recognized authority on the fabrication of nanocrystals and their use in solar energy applications, he is the scientific founder of two prominent nanotechnology companies, Nanosys and Quantum Dot Corp, now a …
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Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Presents New Nanotechnology Equipment
The Institute of Solid State Physics of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (ISSP-BAS) held a workshop on “Nanotechnology and nanomaterials: new equipment in the ISSP-BAS” with representatives of leading companies in the nanotechnology field in …
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For Organovo Holdings, Slow Uptake Of Toxicity Products Now Reflects In The Price

For Organovo Holdings, Slow Uptake Of Toxicity Products Now Reflects In The Price
Each year, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies spend billions of dollars in developing new drugs. Most of these drugs, however, will not get past clinical stages. The billions spent on the development of a drug that eventually fails in clinical …
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Puma Biotechnology Expands Third Cohort in Phase II Trial of PB272 in HER2
Puma Biotechnology, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company with a focus on the acquisition, development and commercialization of innovative products to enhance cancer care. The Company aims to acquire proprietary rights to these products, by license or …
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Monsanto Company (MON) Stake Reduced by ING Groep
Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) is a provider of agricultural products for farmers. The Company's seeds, biotechnology trait products, and herbicides provide farmers with solutions that improve productivity, reduce the costs of farming, and produce better …
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Sugar processors, confectioners react to consumers' GMO demands
Cerminara said his company now offers chocolate kisses and candy bars made with non-GMO cane sugar in the U.S., as well as a small selection of organic, artisan chocolate products. But Cerminara emphasized his company's products have … In 2003, when …
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Understand Concerning Medical Biotechnology

Biotechnology is looked at in awe by most people. The word is so intriguing and you’re simply compelled to try and obtain a better understanding of the identical. Essentially it is a branch of science that is worried about living things in and around the environment and just how these have an effect on human life and our methods for living. It calls for the knowledge of the genetic composition of people, animals and plants and just how they are interrelated and how changes in their behavior affect environmental surroundings.

Going through the above definition you are able to well understand the scope of this science. It’s such a vast field it becomes extremely important to diversify and specialize in one field. There are so many branches and so many various facets of this science that have to be studied so in retrospect biotechnology gets so intriguing. In addition to the diverse nature of the science it is also very important because it finds its relevance in so many fields and is essential in any type of progress you’ll want to make in society.

Biotechnology is most likely probably the most vital upcoming fields on the planet and people have just gotten up and started being attentive to the importance of this science. Interestingly it’s been practiced for any really very long time. You can return to when people first learned how you can tame animals and started planting crops for farming. Simple such things as fermenting juices into wine are related to biotechnology and date long ago. It is not easy to pin point as to when these practices actually started.

The word biotechnology came into being by Karl Ereky who was an engineer and this can be dated to 1919. Modern biotechnology is as recent as 1970 and this is where the evolution of genetic biology came into existence. In fact these genetic revelations were utilised to get ready various vaccinations and medicines. There are plenty of jobs associated with biotechnology work which is an expanding field. If you are looking at biotech, then biotechnology work is a great place that you should start.

Due to the varied and the upcoming nature of this field you find increasing numbers of people attempting to enter this field but it does take some qualification and few are cut out to complete research in this field. You have to be inclined towards biology and you have to select the science stream instead of the business stream during the course of your education. Biotech scientists give a long time of the lives for research in seo. An easy experiment can require no less than 10 years to accomplish as you need to test it and re test it prior to going give your invention around the world.

Biotechnology has a lot to pay for and there is so much more that needs to be discovered that it becomes very hard to maintain the ever changing trend but this is something which is essential. You need to make sure that you are updated all the time as this science is ever changing. There’s so much to understand and so much to discover! It is exactly what makes this science so amazing!

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Singapore's R&D paying off

Singapore's R&D paying off
… Singapore Eye Research Institute have developed a nanomedicine that will allow glaucoma patients to do away with eye drops. Made up of millions of nano-sized capsules which contain the anti-glaucoma drug Latanoprost, the nanomedicine is delivered …
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Precision Medicine Technique that Predicts the Efficacy of Nanomedicines
Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) have collaborated to develop a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique to identify which nanotherapeutics are the most useful for treating tumors in …
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