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NIH Funds Brain-Computer Implant Device

Brain circuits

A developer of implanted devices to record signals from brain cells received funding to advance a smaller and more durable electrode array. . . . → Read More: NIH Funds Brain-Computer Implant Device

Small Biz Grant to ID Digital Biomarkers for Alzheimer’s

neurons

National Institutes of Health is awarding a grant to identify indicators of Alzheimer’s disease in a company’s collecting of life stories from older people. . . . → Read More: Small Biz Grant to ID Digital Biomarkers for Alzheimer’s

FDA Halts Off-the-Shelf T-Cell Cancer Trials

Stop sign

The Food and Drug Administration stopped a company’s clinical trials of off-the-shelf engineered T-cells after a patient showed an abnormal chromosomal reaction. . . . → Read More: FDA Halts Off-the-Shelf T-Cell Cancer Trials

Small Biz Grant to Advance Cancer Chemotherapy Patch

Cancer on clipboard

A medical device company is receiving a small business grant from NIH to commercialize a patch that delivers chemotherapy directly to oral tumors. . . . → Read More: Small Biz Grant to Advance Cancer Chemotherapy Patch

Liquid Biopsy Tech Adapted for Covid-19 Testing

Blood vials

A company developing non-invasive liquid biopsy tests for cancer received NIH funding to extend that technology for quick Covid-19 virus tests. . . . → Read More: Liquid Biopsy Tech Adapted for Covid-19 Testing

NIH Funds Programmable mRNA to Treat Cancer

Breast cancer self exam

National Cancer Institute is funding research on using programmable synthetic messenger RNA to treat two types of solid tumor cancer. . . . → Read More: NIH Funds Programmable mRNA to Treat Cancer

Infographic – Conventional Clinical Trial Process

Clinical trial process graphic

The graphic shows the many steps needed for prospects to find, enroll, and participate in a clinical trial, as well as the follow-up process by the study team. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Conventional Clinical Trial Process

Medical Centers Join Covid-19 Digital Biomarker Trial

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Three more medical centers are taking part in a clinical trial testing a mobile early-warning system that monitors Covid-19 patients with wearable sensors. . . . → Read More: Medical Centers Join Covid-19 Digital Biomarker Trial

Small Biz Grant Funds Covid-19 Antiviral Therapy

SARS-CoV-2 particle

A biotechnology company developing cancer therapies is receiving an NIH grant to extend its technology for antiviral peptides against the SARS-CoV-2 virus. . . . → Read More: Small Biz Grant Funds Covid-19 Antiviral Therapy

Infographic – Public Money Funds Covid-19 Vaccines

Chart: Covid-19 vaccine funding

As the race to produce and distribute Covid-19 vaccines intensifies, financing of this global public health project is starting to emerge. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Public Money Funds Covid-19 Vaccines