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New Technique Isolates Placental Cells for Non-Invasive Genetic Testing
New Technique Isolates Placental Cells for Non-Invasive Genetic Testing
Brown University | Aug 28, 2019
Currently, the only way to diagnose genetic disorders in developing fetuses is by retrieving trophoblasts through amniocentesis or chorionic villus sampling
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Blood Clotting Proteins in Urine Discovered as Biomarkers of Lupus Nephritis
Blood Clotting Proteins in Urine Discovered as Biomarkers of Lupus Nephritis
University of Houston | Aug 7, 2019
Finding could lead to better clinical disease monitoring
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Liquid Biopsy Chip Snares Circulating Tumor Cells in Blood Drops from Cancer Patients
Liquid Biopsy Chip Snares Circulating Tumor Cells in Blood Drops from Cancer Patients
Worcester Polytechnic Institute | Aug 6, 2019
WPI researcher's new liquid biopsy chip, made of carbon nanotubes, snares circulating cancer cells with far greater sensitivity and could make it possible to detect early-stage tumors, predict the course of a cancer, and monitor the effects of therapy
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New CRISPR Platform Expands RNA Editing Capabilities
New CRISPR Platform Expands RNA Editing Capabilities
McGovern Institute for Brain Research | Jul 29, 2019
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New Study Takes First Step Toward Treating Endometriosis
New Study Takes First Step Toward Treating Endometriosis
Northwestern University | Nov 2, 2018
Study is the first step in bioengineering human uterus to treat endometrial diseases
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Bioelectronic Medicine Treatment Effective for Lupus
Bioelectronic Medicine Treatment Effective for Lupus
Northwell Health | Oct 23, 2018
Lupus causes the immune system to lose the ability to differentiate between foreign agents and healthy tissue