Biotechnology

Jurassic World Evolution Announced With Dinosaur Bioengineering

Jurassic World Evolution Announced; Theme Park Sim Has Dinosaur Bioengineering<p>/ August 20, 2017 at 8:52 PM / Gaming, Gaming News<p>Announced at …

Bioengineering

Cellect Biotechnology reports Q2 results

Cellect Biotechnology (NASDAQ:APOP): Q2 EPS of $0.042<p>Press Release<p>Now read: <b>Pacific Biosciences Is Advancing Genomics »</b>

Business

This Biotech Startup Is Using AI To Help Researchers Develop Cures Quicker

The increased use of artificial intelligence and machine learning is steadily shifting the paradigm of medical research and treatment, providing researchers real-time access to every white paper and clinical case study conducted on a genetic disorder. Being able to develop such an elaborate …

Programming

Nanotechnology May Be Used to Heal Wounds, Repair Organs

Your skin cells are programmable, allowing them to be converted into other types of cells.<p>And now researchers have discovered how to reprogram them, …

Health

White supremacists taking DNA tests sad to discover they’re not 100% white

The sociologists studied more than 3,000 posts on the Stormfront forum over a decade in which white supremacists discussed genetic testing.

Canadian News

How to become Biomedical Engineer

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING : The most promising career<br>Biomedical engineering involves the application of engineering principles and technology products …

Biomedical Engineering

White supremacists are embracing genetic testing - but they aren't always that keen on the results

Users of far-right site Stormfront are resorting to pseudo science and conspiracy theories when DNA tests show they aren't as "pure" as they …

Human Genome Project

Many breast, ovarian cancer survivors should take this genetic test

<i>; Credit: ColorBlind Images/Blend Image</i>Rebecca PlevinMore than 1 million American women who have had breast or ovarian cancer are not getting a …

Cancer

Mitt Romney Claps Back at Trump

Here's your week in review, in haiku.<p>1.<p>Prebiously in<p>the West Wing. Currently on<p>Bob Mueller’s short list.<p>2.<p>Burkina Faso.<p>Konduga. Barcelona.<p>And yes, …

Genetic Testing

Let's Give Out Genetic Testing Kits at the Next Neo-Nazi Rally

Here's a free idea, internet friends: In order to further reduce the already tiny number of actual white supremacists in our midst, let's start a …

Genetic Testing

Top 10 Amazing upcoming technologies that will rule 2018 and beyond

Share50<p>Tweet<p>Share427<p>+17<p>Shares 484<p>The world is changing very rapidly with emerging technology almost every day. Smartphones, cloud computing or …

Machine Learning

Newswire: White supremacists don’t take their “impure” genetic testing results very well

What with white supremacy suddenly, depressingly prominent in the news this week, there’s been an uptick of interest in the psychology of the tiki torch-wielding members of the so-called “alt-right.” Where do they organize? (The deep web, at least for now.) What do they want? (The same shitty stuff …

Genetic Testing

If You're Trying to Raise Money, Doing Any of These 9 Things May Scare off Investors

Avoid these mistakes and funding could be yours.<p>Most new and existing businesses can benefit from outside funding. With such funding, they can grow faster, launch new initiatives, gain competitive advantage and make better long-term decisions as they can think beyond short-term issues like making …

Entrepreneurship

White nationalists are taking genetic ancestry tests... but don't like what they find

White nationalists in the US have been taking genetic tests to prove their racial identity – but the results haven't gone down too well.

Genetic Testing

Forever Labs preserves young stem cells to prevent your older self from aging

Forever Labs, a startup in Y Combinator’s latest batch, is preserving adult stem cells with the aim to help you live longer and healthier.<p>Stem cells have the potential to become any type of cell needed in the body. It’s very helpful to have younger stem cells from your own body on hand should you …

Life Sciences

Gold nanostars and immunotherapy vaccinate mice against cancer

By combining an FDA-approved cancer immunotherapy with an emerging tumor-roasting nanotechnology, Duke University researchers improved the efficacy …

Cancer

Global Biotech M&A Takes a Breather on Looming Tax Reform

charted<p>Deals in 2017 are on pace for almost half the yearly totals of the past two years<p>By<p>Global biotechnology mergers and acquisitions are headed …

Tax Reform

Fighting the Opioid Crisis with Vaccines and Better Chemistry

Several immunizations show initial promise, but when they will be available remains murky

Biomedical Engineering

BRIEF-Advanced Enzyme Technologies seeks members' nod for related party transaction with JC Biotech

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Advanced Enzyme Technologies Ltd ADEN.NS<p>* Seeks members' nod for related party transaction with Advanced Bio-Agro Tech Limited<p>* …

Life Sciences

Ask Amy: Genetic testing reveals family secret

<b>DEAR AMY:</b> About a year ago, I used one of those genetic testing services. The website shows other users who share genetics with you and allows …

Advice

From Darwin to Damore - the ancient art of using "science" to mask prejudice

Charles Darwin, working at a time when women had little legal rights, declared “woman is a kind of adult child”.<p>“In addition to the Left’s affinity …

Human Genome Project

For some students, the transition to university can be hard on mental health

In a few weeks, more than two million students will step onto postsecondary campuses across Canada, roughly one-quarter of them in Toronto. It’s both an exhilarating and terrifying time for young people full of big hopes and even larger expectations.<p>Many thrive and revel in their new-found …

Mental Health

Oh, That Evil Science!

Members of the National Socialist Movement (Neo-Nazis) during a 2010 march to the Phoenix Federal building (John Kittelsrud/Flickr).Do you remember …

Genetic Testing

Nano-sized machines swimming in stomachs can now treat infections

In the near future, nano-sized micromotors swimming in your stomach could be used to treat a variety of different infections, having been …

Biomedical Engineering

Ancestry Research Proves Stumbling Block for White Nationalists

If you want to get underneath the skin of White nationalists, check out how they react when genetic ancestry tests reveal the “bad news” that they …

Racism

Research ramped up to provide more hope for cancer patients

With pancreatic-cancer patients facing the grimmest of all cancer prognoses, the B.C. Cancer Agency is ramping up research and protocols to provide …

Cancer

New vision loss treatment now fully covered in Alberta

No co-payments required for Eylea, Lucentis or Avastin to treat macular degeneration<p>Albertans suffering from vision loss now have three different …

Life Sciences

Artificial vision: what people with bionic eyes see

Visual prostheses, or “bionic eyes”, promise to provide artificial vision to visually impaired people who could previously see. The devices consist …

Macular Degeneration

Improving the Cybersecurity of IoT, Medical Devices

The Department of Veterans Affairs and the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency are working closely with safety certification and …

Internet of Things

Has Prenatal Genetic Testing Gone Too Far?

On Monday, CBS News reported that the increased practice of prenatal genetic testing has led to the near "eradication" of Down syndrome in Iceland — not because doctors are treating Trisomy 21, the chromosomal anomaly that causes the characteristics associated with Down syndrome, but because …

Genetic Testing