Research finds technique for early detection of Alzheimer's in animals

Posted in Medicine on 25th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

The work paves the way for a human trial with the technology, which could lead to a noninvasive means of detecting the disease.

Sensor detects signs of cancer, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's

Posted in Medicine on 24th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

The biosensor is able to detect molecules linked to various cancers and neurological diseases for rapid diagnosis.

Rapid finger-prick test to tackle tuberculosis

Posted in Medicine on 17th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

Over 95 percent of these deaths occur in developing countries, which is exacerbated by difficulties in diagnosing the disease based on signs and symptoms.

New device could improve cancer detection

Posted in Hardware on 12th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

A new method to isolate cancer cells that have escaped from a tumour could soon pave the way for improved diagnosis and treatment.

Silk can preserve blood samples without refrigeration

Posted in Medicine on 12th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

The new technique could lead to better blood testing in rural areas.