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Lab-engineered muscle implants restore function in mice

Exercise is a key step in building a muscle-like implant in the lab with the potential to repair muscle damage from injury or disease  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Silk stabilizers may eliminate need for refrigeration of vaccines and antibiotics

Researchers have developed a new silk-based stabilizer that, in the laboratory, kept some vaccines and antibiotics stable up to temperatures of 140 degrees Fahrenheit  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 7th, 2012

Now, world’s fastest camera to detect `rogue` cancer cells

Engineers have developed a new optical microscope that could make the tough task of distinguishing and isolating rare cells from among a large population of assorted cells  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012

Single cancer cell can produce up to 5 daughter cells

During the process of mammalian cell division, or mitosis, a mother cell divides equally into two daughter cells  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Protein in sunflower seed converted into drug-delivery vehicles

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania have turned to sunflower seeds to developed biocompatible carriers that can get drugs to their targets in the body  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Soon, lab grown steaks that `taste just like the real thing`

Artificial, lab-grown steaks that taste and feel just like the real thing could soon become a reality thanks to a 3D printing breakthrough  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Skin pigment could revolutionise medical electronics

Melanin, the pigment that imparts colour to the skin, eyes and hair, could soon be the face of a new generation of bio-friendly devices used in medical sensors and tissue stimulation treatments  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Ultrasound pill could make painful daily injections history

Many people with diabetes or cancer have to go through painful injections everyday  More...

By BioNews On Monday, June 25th, 2012

Researchers develop graft that regenerates coronary arteries

Researchers have developed a new biodegradable graft that helps regenerate coronary arteries within 90 days of bypass surgeries  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Now, robotic bed that makes itself after you wake up

A Spanish furniture manufacturer has invented a bed that makes itself when it is unoccupied  More...