Category: Biology

Blood-Clotting Protein Prevents Repair in the Brain
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Blood-Clotting Protein Prevents Repair in the Brain

Study from the Gladstone Institutes may lead to new treatments for diseases like multiple sclerosis

Strand Life Sciences Announces the Release of Strand NGS v3.1 at ASHG 2017
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Strand Life Sciences Announces the Release of Strand NGS v3.1 at ASHG 2017

Strand NGS now supports large scale RNA- and small-RNA-Seq and Unique Molecular Identifiers (UMIs) for DNA-, RNA-, and small-RNA-Seq.

In the Badlands of Crypto, Doc Curecoin Calmly Shows 4 Aces and Reaches #1 at Stanford University's Folding@Home
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In the Badlands of Crypto, Doc Curecoin Calmly Shows 4 Aces and Reaches #1 at Stanford University's Folding@Home

Doc Curecoin reflects on taking over the #1 spot at Stanford University's Folding@Home (FAH) distributed computing network on August 29, 2017.

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TARA Biosystems Appoints Pharmaceutical Industry Leader, Michael P. Graziano, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer

Applies Heart-on-a-chip Biowire™ Technology for Cardiac Disease Drug Discovery

Proteins Linked to HIV Transmission Could Actually Be Beneficial for Reproduction
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Proteins Linked to HIV Transmission Could Actually Be Beneficial for Reproduction

Researchers show that semen amyloids help the human body dispose of excess and defective sperm

New Study Helps Solve a Great Mystery in the Organization of Our DNA
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New Study Helps Solve a Great Mystery in the Organization of Our DNA

Discovery at Gladstone Institutes will help reevaluate the cause of certain cancers and developmental defects

Common Factor Links Neurodegenerative Disease in Young and Old
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Common Factor Links Neurodegenerative Disease in Young and Old

Lipofuscis deposits accumulate in the retina of patients carrying mutations in the progranulin protein linked to neurological diseases.

EyesOnALZ Citizen Science Project to Enlist Millions of PBS Viewers to Fight Alzheimer's
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EyesOnALZ Citizen Science Project to Enlist Millions of PBS Viewers to Fight Alzheimer's

Under embargo until April 6, 2017, 6:00 EST

Scientists Discover Drug That Increases "Good" Fat Mass and Function
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Scientists Discover Drug That Increases "Good" Fat Mass and Function

Anti-cancer drug prevented weight gain and caused mice to burn more calories thanks to higher levels of metabolism-boosting brown fat

Single Enzyme Gains the Upper Hand in  Two Types of Dementia
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Single Enzyme Gains the Upper Hand in Two Types of Dementia

Scientists discover an enzyme that that could be targeted to treat both Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia.

Gladstone Researcher Awarded Center Grant to Fund Dementia Research
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Gladstone Researcher Awarded Center Grant to Fund Dementia Research

Li Gan, PhD, a senior investigator at Gladstone, was awarded a multi-million dollar grant by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) to lead a national collaboration studying how the protein tau contributes to frontotemporal dementia.

Go Epic Health Launches Cholesterade®
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Go Epic Health Launches Cholesterade®

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The 2016 World Fertility Index is Now Available

Plowboy Publishing Reports a Drop of 50 Points in the World Fertility Index. Fertility is on Track to Fall Below Replacement Before 2035

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TAG Optics Joins Mitutoyo Corporation Through Sale of Majority Stake

TAG Optics Inc., the developer of the world's fastest tunable focusing lenses, announces that it has closed the sale of an equity round in which Mitutoyo Corporation, the world leader in precision measurement solution, has acquired a majority stake of the company's shares.

Azide Beads Are Supplied to Meet Researchers' Bioresearch Needs
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Azide Beads Are Supplied to Meet Researchers' Bioresearch Needs

Creative Diagnostics now launches the Azide Beads for researchers all over the world.