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Researchers develop technique for bacteria crowd control
...g including use in miniaturized medical diagnostic kits
and bioanalysis. The technique is based on the transmission of tiny electric current in a very thin film sample cell containing a colony of bacteria. The current produces electrolysis that changes the local pH level in the vicinity of the electrodes...
Scientists design simple dipstick test for cocaine, other drugs
...e technology, and can be packaged in user-friendly kits
similar to those used for home pregnancy tests. "Building upon our earlier work with lead (Pb) sensors, we constructed colorimetric sensors that are based on the lateral flow separation of aptamer-linked nanostructures," said Yi Lu, a chemistry prof...
First wolverine radio-collared in Pacific Northwest
...in excellent health and condition. She hasn't had kits
yet, and is probably just a year old," said Aubry. "It's likely that her parents and possibly siblings are in the same general area, so chances are good that we will collar additional individuals in the traps we've set." Rohrer and Fitkin will con...
Technique makes it easier to see mouse embryo in all its glory
...ology available to researchers through the sale of kits
and imaging services. "Virtual Histology represents a vast improvement in resolution, time and expense compared to current methods and approaches for studying developmental defects in animal models," Beeuwsaert said. Dr. Keller said Virtual Histolo...
University of Delaware researchers develop cancer 'nanobomb'
...future, my vision is that people will have at-home kits
that can detect cancer. After work they will be able to go to a clinic, be treated with nanobombs and go home," Panchapakesan said. While these initial experiments are on breast cancer cells, he is also working to extend his method to prostate cancer...
Brazilians sequence genes of pig and poultry killers
...t could be used to develop vaccines and diagnostic kits
against the bacteria. Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae causes pneumonia in pigs and costs the Brazilian pig-breeding industry US$200 million each year. Mycoplasma synoviae is a related bacterium that causes respiratory disease in chickens and turkeys. The ...
Gene Bridges And Covalys To Develop Restriction-Enzyme-Free SNAP-tag Gene Fusion Kits
...tion to develop "Copy & Paste" DNA engineering kits
to generate SNAP-tag fusion proteins based on Gene...tudy protein function and interaction. The cloning kits
will be particularly useful for cloning with BACs (bacterial artificial chromosomes) and other large...
New miniaturised chip dramatically reduces time taken for DNA analysis
...lability will be similar to that of pregnancy test kits
found in pharmacies. The researchers Salvador Ale...ct to become as widely available as pregnancy test kits
we can buy at the local pharmacy". Electrochemical genosensors vs DNA chips Identifying DNA chains...
Affymetrix Launches New Globin-Reduction Kits and Protocol Developed with PreAnalytiX
...the launch of the new GeneChip(R) Globin-Reduction kits
and associated protocol developed in conjunction w...A) and BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company). The new kits
optimize the PreAnalytiX PAXgene(TM) Blood RNA System for use with Affymetrix GeneChip technology an...
PCRM develops world's first cruelty-free insulin assay
...trials," said Dr. Barnard. "One, we could use test kits
with insulin antibodies grown in vivo--literally f...ed into the abdomens of live mice--or we could use kits
containing antibodies produced from cells cultured with fetal calf serum. Neither was acceptable to ...
FDA Warns Consumers Not to Use Home-Use Diagnostic Kits Marketed by Globus Media
...ers not to use unapproved home-use diagnostic test kits
that have been marketed nationwide via the Interne...gnificant adverse health consequences. The illegal kits
are labeled as: Rapid HIV Test Kit. * Rapid Syphilis Test Kit * One Step Cassette Style Coc...