drug screening

Boffins make new advance in stem cell research

August 2nd, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 2 (ANI): Within a day of culturing adult human stem cells on a new type of matrix, researchers at the University of Michigan were able to correctly predict how the ... Read more...

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Scientists seek to reverse bacterial antibiotic resistance

April 26th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS) The use of antibiotics to treat bacterial infections spurs emergence of resistant strains, forcing the use of additional drugs leading to further multi-drug resistance, according to scientists. Researchers ... Read more...

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Putting an end to bacterial antibiotic resistance

April 26th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 26 (ANI): An American scientist believes some drug combinations can stop or even reverse bacterial antibiotic resistance.Harvard researcher Roy Kishony said: "Normally, when clinicians administer a multi-drug regimen, they do ... Read more...

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Electric field used on worm to test new medicines

January 6th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): A team comprising scientists of Indian origin from the McMaster University has come up a with a new way to drive and direct microscopic worms like C. elegans ... Read more...

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Dara Torres - Still a swimming champion at 41

April 8th, 2009 - 11:15 pm ICT by GD
It is simply amazing how the most unexpected contender of the game takes away the trophy. The case is quite similar to that of Dara Torres who at the age of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ocimum Biosolutions Awarded US Patent for Molecular Toxicology

September 8th, 2008 - 11:04 pm ICT by ANI
Gaithersburg (United States)/Hyderabad, Sept 8 (ANI/Business Wire India): Ocimum Biosolutions today announced the issuance of U.S. Patent No. US 7,415,358 B2 entitled ''Molecular toxicology modeling''. The patent describes elucidation of the ... Read more...

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Scientists develop new test for faster drug-screening in sports

June 19th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): With Olympics round the corner, scientists from University of Utah have come up with a new anti-doping test that can help in quick and accurate detection of ... Read more...

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New screening method in fruit flies finds potential drug targets for fragile X syndrome

March 10th, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 10 (ANI): By using a new drug screening method in Drosophila (fruit flies), researchers at Emory University School of Medicine have identified several drugs and small molecules that reverse the ... Read more...

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Human trials on anti-addiction drug to begin next month

February 20th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 20 (ANI): A University of Queensland pharmacy graduate is gearing up to conduct human trials to determine the effectiveness of a new drug in treating depression as well as in ... Read more...

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Send2Press Entertainment and Technology Weekly News Summary: Jan. 4, 2008

January 9th, 2008 - 5:22 am ICT by admin
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Jan. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The weekly news feature summary from the Send2Press Wire Service includes this week: Nature photog Thomas Mangelsen wins American Photo Image of the ... Read more...

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deverus, Inc. Partners with eScreen Inc. to Offer First and Only Instrumented Instant Drug Testing Device to Clients

January 9th, 2008 - 4:55 am ICT by admin
Through eScreen, deverus, Inc. can now offer its clients a paperless solution to collection facilities. AUSTIN, Texas - Jan. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- deverus, Inc., the leader in background screening technology, recently announced ... Read more...

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