Recent Articles

March 20, 2017 10:24 am
Jeannie T. Lee and Wilhelm Haas, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Rosa Viner, Thermo Fisher Scientific.
To truly harness the power of quantitative proteomics in order to understand complex biological phenomena, researchers require accurate and high-throughput methods capable of comprehensively quantifying the large numbers of proteins present in biological samples.
March 17, 2017 11:00 am
Craig Morgan, Head of Marketing, goBalto
There is intense pressure to speed clinical trials and restrain costs. Given the burden of this duality, clinical project managers are expected to make smarter decisions on intelligence derived from clinical trial data. However, like the data they display, analytical dashboards alone do not provide value; it's up to experienced clinicians to distill insights.
March 16, 2017 10:19 am
Bevin Fletcher
Ten years in the making, researchers have finally received funding to build a prototype of the world’s first total body positron emission tomography (PET) scanner. The development could potentially significantly alter medical imaging and help advance a number of areas of biomedical research, including oncology, drug development and maternal-fetal studies, according to scientists involved in building the device.
March 13, 2017 10:11 am
Andy Tay, University of California Los Angeles, The Conversation
Every moment of life on our planet has had the force of gravity in the background. But the prospect of long-distance space travel means it's time to figure out what happens to our biology in its absence.
February 27, 2017 10:00 am
Nicole Ehrhart, Colorado State University, The Conversation
Dogs are great companions, and they also are proving to be great research subjects for cancer. Here's how our canine friends are pointing to possible treatments in human cancer.
February 24, 2017 10:42 am
Ken Cook, Frank Steiner, Mauro De Pra, Thermo Fisher Scientific
This article outlines methods to push the throughput of pH gradient IEX even further. To achieve this, a small-particle-size column was operated on an ultra-performance liquid chromatography (UPLC) system.
February 23, 2017 10:15 am
Bevin Fletcher
A panel of industry executives came together Feb. 13 at the BIO CEO and Investor Conference in New York City, to discuss challenges in treating pain, and new alternatives in development that don’t have addictive side effects of traditional painkillers.
February 22, 2017 10:17 am
Bevin Fletcher
French biopharmaceutical company PharNext SA is taking a different approach to drug development, by identifying new indications for novel combinations of off-patent drugs at low doses.
February 21, 2017 10:19 am
Craig Morgan, Head of Marketing, goBalto
Investigative sites are the heart and soul of clinical trials, essential to ensuring the efficacy and safety of pharmaceutical compounds in humans. Here are ten tips to help optimize site selection.
February 17, 2017 11:25 am
Bevin Fletcher
An expert panel convened in New York City on Tuesday at the BIO CEO and Investor Conference to discuss public health policy under the new Administration and what it might mean for the biotech industry.
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