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Blood flow 'master controller' discovered in the brain

The discovery may pinpoint where cardiovascular issues such as high blood pressure and heart failure are controlled in the brain.

Life Scientist 22 May, 2019

Biological tissue could be 3D printed

Researchers have been working to develop and optimise suitable bioinks for additive manufacturing, in the hope that we will soon be using 3D-printed biologically functional...

Life Scientist 21 May, 2019

Key Alzheimer's protein blocked by researchers

Researchers have shown the de facto key role played by the protein galectin-3 in Alzheimer's disease, demonstrating a reduction in plaque and inflammatory load after...

Life Scientist 20 May, 2019

How infants' heads change shape during birth

Using MRI, scientists have captured 3D images that show how infants' brains and skulls change shape as they move through the birth canal just before delivery.

Life Scientist 17 May, 2019

Synthetic polymyxin antibiotics could take on superbugs

Monash University has granted an exclusive licence of its portfolio of proprietary synthetic polymyxin antibiotics to Qpex Biopharma.

Life Scientist 16 May, 2019

Biotechnology
Biological tissue could be 3D printed

Biological tissue could be 3D printed

Researchers have been working to develop and optimise suitable bioinks for additive manufacturing, in the hope that we will soon be using...

Article 21 May, 2019
Health & Medical
'Undetectable = untransmittable' holds up in HIV study

'Undetectable = untransmittable' holds up in HIV study

Researchers have shown that suppressive antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV reduces the virus load down to undetectable levels, meaning the virus...

Article 08 May, 2019
Life Sciences
Oral vaccine could protect children from hep B

Oral vaccine could protect children from hep B

Oral vaccines are both safer and less expensive than injections, so researchers are continuously pursuing ways to produce an oral vaccine that is...

Article 13 May, 2019
Molecular Biology
How to stop mosquitoes from smelling human sweat

How to stop mosquitoes from smelling human sweat

US researchers have discovered how mosquitoes pick up on acidic volatiles found in human sweat.

Article 22 April, 2019
Lab Technology
Award-winning digital innovations for the health sector

Award-winning digital innovations for the health sector

The winning entries in the 2015 national iAwards have brought a range of benefits to a variety of sectors — with the health sector being no...

Article 09 September, 2015
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