Science & Enterprise subscription

Follow us on Twitter

  • Research done at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2018 led to creation of 32 new start-up enterprises as w… https://t.co/XDS3u9zDEX
    about 17 hours ago
  • New post on Science and Enterprise: MIT Spins-Off 32 Start-Ups in 2018 https://t.co/MwJpYlGhwV #Science #Business #AAASmtg
    about 17 hours ago
  • New contributed post on Science and Enterprise: https://t.co/MCiZyaoc0I Ships Are Becoming Safer With Technology
    about 20 hours ago
  • A panel of data and behavioral scientists envision great potential for blockchain in science, but show few cases o… https://t.co/Ch0yJRek4W
    about 2 days ago
  • New post on Science and Enterprise: Blockchain and Science, Not Ready for Prime Time https://t.co/mYiRQ0j8vU #Science #Business #AAASmtg
    about 2 days ago

Please share Science & Enterprise

RSS
Follow by Email
Facebook
Facebook
Google+
Twitter
Visit Us
LinkedIn
INSTAGRAM

Designing Strawberry Varieties for Japanese Farms

Strawberries

An agricultural genomics company in Israel and auto maker Toyota began a joint project to design new varieties of strawberries to grow on Japanese farms . . . → Read More: Designing Strawberry Varieties for Japanese Farms

RNA Therapy Studied for Parkinson’s Side Effects

Kathy Steece-Collier

Medical researchers are developing a treatment for a frequent side-effect of Parkinson’s disease drugs using a corrective RNA molecule to reverse the condition. . . . → Read More: RNA Therapy Studied for Parkinson’s Side Effects

Crispr Deployed to Stop Disease, Pest Insects

Nikolay Kandul and Omar Akbari

A genetics lab is using the genome editing technique Crispr to create sterilized male insects, which can lead to fewer disease-spreading and farm pest insects. . . . → Read More: Crispr Deployed to Stop Disease, Pest Insects

Trial Testing DNA Antibody Vaccine for Zika

Baby with microcephaly

A clinical trial is enrolling participants testing a vaccine to prevent Zika infections with synthetic DNA particles designed to produce antibodies against the virus. . . . → Read More: Trial Testing DNA Antibody Vaccine for Zika

Algorithms Identify More Genetic Syndromes

Data and person graphic

An analysis of facial images with computer vision and deep learning returned more accurate identifications of genetic syndromes than 3 panels of trained clinicians . . . → Read More: Algorithms Identify More Genetic Syndromes

Genetic Acids Harnessed to Promote Wound Healing

Hand bandage

A bioengineering team designed a way to use acids in DNA that in lab tests promote wound repair by encouraging production of healing proteins in surrounding tissues. . . . → Read More: Genetic Acids Harnessed to Promote Wound Healing

Tissue Chip, A.I. Companies Partner on Heart Drug Discovery

Heart check

A developer of chip devices emulating heart tissue and a medical analytics company using artificial intelligence are jointly discovering new drugs to treat aging heart muscles. . . . → Read More: Tissue Chip, A.I. Companies Partner on Heart Drug Discovery

Lilly Buys Precision Cancer Company in $8B Deal

DNA illustration

Drug maker Eli Lilly and Company is acquiring a developer of cancer therapies that target specific genetic alterations rather than tumors in the body. . . . → Read More: Lilly Buys Precision Cancer Company in $8B Deal

Companies to Analyze 40,000 Protein Samples

DNAmolcule model

A partnership between genomic analysis company deCode Genetics and proteomics enterprise SomaLogic plans to analyze protein activity in 40,000 human samples. . . . → Read More: Companies to Analyze 40,000 Protein Samples

Nanotech Gene Therapy Company Raises $8.5M in Seed Funds

Editing DNA

A start-up company developing nanoscale particles to deliver gene-editing enzymes, including those for Crispr, is raising $8.5 million in its seed funding round. . . . → Read More: Nanotech Gene Therapy Company Raises $8.5M in Seed Funds