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A urine test for motor neuron disease

A new test to help patients suffering from motor neuron disease (MND) has been developed by South Australian researchers in collaboration with the University of Miami's...

Life Scientist 24 February, 2017

Rabbit virus could treat multiple myeloma

Researchers have taken a novel approach to treating multiple myeloma: the introduction of the rabbit-killing myxoma virus (MYXV).

Life Scientist 23 February, 2017

A chemical map of cancer tissue

Swedish researchers are using a special mass spectrometry method — normally deployed in the analysis of computer chips, lacquers and metals — to better detect...

Analytical instrumentation 22 February, 2017

Electron microscope dedicated to medical research

AXT has completed the installation of a TESCAN VEGA SEM at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, where it will assist with the institute's research into cancer,...

Analytical instrumentation 21 February, 2017

The battle for CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing technology: what patent applicants need to know

This article provides a brief overview of the CRISPR gene-editing technique and analyses the patent strategies employed by the two lead groups claiming this technique.

Life Scientist 20 February, 2017

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A chemical map of cancer tissue

A chemical map of cancer tissue

Swedish researchers are using a special mass spectrometry method — normally deployed in the analysis of computer chips, lacquers and metals...

Article 22 February, 2017
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Improving efficiency and safety in Australian labs

Improving efficiency and safety in Australian labs

Russell Urquhart looks at how the European Standard EN 14470-1 compares to those governing storage cabinets in Australia and how Australian...

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