Publication: Bio Techniques

First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

The Search for Cancer Treatments Takes on a Third Dimension

A novel screening platform in which human breast cancer cells are embedded in 3-D collagen matrices could be used for rapidly selecting and characterizing anticancer monoclonal antibodies in an... ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

$31 Million to Increase Diversity in Science

While students from all backgrounds enroll as undergraduate science majors, this diversity is not reflected in those who continue on to research careers. Recognizing this loss of talent and... ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Cocoa Bean Flavanols Prevent Cognitive Decline

With the holidays just around the corner, we are sure to hear a lot about how celebratory foods and drinks are bad for our health. But new research brings some better news: components of chocolate... ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 27 2014]
Entities: Chocolate
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

A New Resource for Studies of Genetic Variation

The European Bioinformatics Institute, part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL-EBI, has launched a new open access genetic variation archive with data from large- scale studies such... ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Microfluidics Meets Electrical Engineering

Constructing integrated microfluidic circuits has long been the realm of chemists and engineers. But now researchers have found a way to change this, allowing anyone to create novel 3-D microfluidic... ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 24 2014]
Entities: Microfluidics
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Defying Gravity

Up to 80% of a breast tumor is made up of stroma, a microenvironment composed of fibroblasts, adipocytes, and endothelial cells as well as acellular factors such as enzymes and extracellular matrix. Collectively, these elements can affect how quickly ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Strong Muscles Stop Stress-induced Sadness

Exercise is hard. It hurts. It makes you sweaty and requires you to stick toan exhausting routine in an already over-scheduled life. And, for years,psychiatrists have been telling their depressed patients to do a lot of itto help themselves feel better. ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

The Moments: Melting Curve Analysis

Have you ever wondered who first thought of gel electrophoresis, or ChIP, or how to isolate DNA? How did their dreams become reality? Here at BioTechniques, we are curious about methods—every... ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: DNA
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

House fly genome reveals how flies avoid the diseases they carry

10/21/2014Kristie Nybo, PhDHouse flies thrive around garbage, carrion, and animal waste. But how can any animal survive in such toxic environments? Find out...A fly lands briefly on your sandwich. It’s such a common occurrence that youswat it away and ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Genome, Drosophila, Pathogen
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Genome Editing of Embryos Goes Electric

Genome editing by zinc finger nucleases (ZFN), transcription activator like effector nucleases (TALEN), or the CRISPR/Cas9 system allows for precise and efficient gene editing in embryos, especially... ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Investigation of membrane protein-protein interactions using correlative FRET-PLA

Investigation of membrane protein–protein interactions using correlative FRET-PLAAbstractFluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) analysis and the recently developed proximity ligation assay (PLA) are widely used to study protein–protein interactions ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Cas9 Mice Provide a New Tool for CRISPR Research

10/16/2014Jeffrey Perkel, Ph.D.Two new "knockin" mouse lines provide either constitutive or inducible expression of Cas9. How do these mice enhance the genome-editing toolbox? Find out...As genome-editing technologies go, it doesn’t get much easier ... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 16 2014]

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The Search for Cancer Treatments Takes on a Thi... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 29 2014]
Cocoa Bean Flavanols Prevent Cognitive Decline [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 27 2014]
$31 Million to Increase Diversity in Science [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 27 2014]
A New Resource for Studies of Genetic Variation [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 24 2014]
Microfluidics Meets Electrical Engineering [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 24 2014]
Defying Gravity [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 23 2014]
Strong Muscles Stop Stress-induced Sadness [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 22 2014]
House fly genome reveals how flies avoid the di... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 21 2014]
The Moments: Melting Curve Analysis [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 21 2014]
Genome Editing of Embryos Goes Electric [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 20 2014]
Investigation of membrane protein-protein inter... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 18 2014]
Cas9 Mice Provide a New Tool for CRISPR Research [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 16 2014]
Ice Storm Stress Passed to the Next Generation [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 16 2014]
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Adipocyte-specific Gene Therapy [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 09 2014]
Missed Connections: Restoring Sight Through Run... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 08 2014]
How to Rekindle or Repress a Memory [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 08 2014]
Neural Basis of Navigation and Orientation Take... [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 06 2014]
Synthetic Biology: You Can Contribute Too! [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 03 2014]
The Moments: RNA in a Single Step [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 03 2014]
Modeling Motor Neuron Disease [Published Bio Techniques - Oct 02 2014]
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