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SAN DIEGO, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc., a privately-held regenerative medicine company with the first stem cell-derived islet replacement therapy for the treatment of diabetes
SAN FRANCISCO, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Denali Therapeutics Inc.
Encouraging safety and physiological data suggest that aerosolized KL4 surfactant can be delivered to the lung of premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome WARRINGTON, Pa., May 14,
Research Demonstrates Clinical Utility of Caris Molecular Intelligence and Advances Molecular Understanding of Cancer to Enable the Delivery of Precision Medicine IRVING, Texas, May 14, 2015
Upcoming Adult Stem Cell Lectures: Irvine – Sunday, May 17, 2015; Pasadena - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 and Culver City, California – Sunday, May 31, 2015. Irvine,
LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds “2014 Cancer Biomarkers Industry Report – Global and Chinese Market Scenario” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May
SHANGHAI, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc.
LONDON, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Biochips come handy as thousands of experiments are performed on a small chip with a solid platform and acts like a mini laboratory.
LONDON, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- INTRODUCTIONSeveral disorders that arise inside the body are a result of either a direct genetic aberration or a dysfunctional/non-functional
LONDON, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- INTRODUCTIONThe concept of bispecific antibodies is increasingly gaining traction in the pharma industry owing to several therapeutic
The GloFish is a patented and trademarked brand of genetically modified fluorescent fish. Various GloFish are currently on the market. Zebrafish were the first GloFish that were available within pet stores and are now sold in bright green, red, orange-yellow, blue, and purple fluorescent colors. Recently, Electric Green, Sunburst Orange, and Moonrise Pink colored tetra (Gymnocorymbus ternetzi) and Electric Green tiger barb (Puntius tetrazona) have been incorporated to the lineup. Although not...
Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...
A Knockout Mouse is a genetically engineered mouse in which researchers have inactivated, or “knocked out,” an existing gene by replacing it or disrupting it with an artificial piece of DNA. The loss of gene activity frequently causes changes in a mouse’s phenotype, which includes appearance, behavior, or other apparent and biochemical characteristics. Knockout mice are significant animal models for studying the role of genes which have been sequenced but whose functions haven’t...
Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....
Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry is a peer-reviewed academic journal established in 1979 under the title Journal of Applied Biochemistry and published by Academic Press. It assumed its present title in 1986 and publication was taken over by Portland Press in 1993. It is now published bimonthly by Wiley-Blackwell (since 2011). It is the official journal of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. The journal publishes scholarly Articles and Reviews relating to...
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