Diversity of extracellular vesicles and their cargo in cell-to-cell communication

Jan Olof Lötvall, MD, PhD

Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Gothenburg
Every cell in the body can release several types of extracellular vesicles (EVs), often called ”exosomes” or ”microvesicles”. These vesicles carry a wide array of molecules, including ...

Newly Updated IMWG Criteria for the Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma; the Importance of Biomarkers in Early Stage Disease

Ola Landgren

Chief of Myeloma Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
DATE: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 TIME: 09:00 PST, 11:00 CST, 12:00 EST, 16:00 GMT The International Myeloma Working Group (IMWG) has issued updated criteria for the diagnosis of multiple ...

Neuroscience

Mar 18-19, 2015 Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
BioConference Live makes it easier and more cost-effective for the neuroscience research community to come together online through live video webcasts and real-time networking. BioConference Live attendees learn new concepts, tools and techniques that they can apply to research and diagnosis. BioConference Live requires no travel or time away from ...
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Diabetic Cardiomyopathy Modeling & Screening with iPSC Cardiomyocytes

Roberto Iacone, PhD // Brad Swanson, PhD

Pharma and Research Development (pRED), Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc // Senior Director of Cell Biology Research and ...
Date: Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 Time: 08:30AM PST, 11:30AM EST, 5:30PM CET The development of new medicines for Diabetes Type 2 complications has proven to be challenging due to the use of ...

Advances in Sedimentation Analysis

Borries Demeler, PhD

Director, Bioinformatics Core Facility, University of Texas Health Science Center
In recent years, sophisticated new methods for sedimentation data analysis have opened up new avenues for leveraging AUC technology in a wide range of technology sectors, including life science ...

Genetics and Genomics

May 13-14, 2015 Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
The theme of this conference is a range of genetics and genomics topics such as RNAi, Next-generation sequencing, Cancer research, Sequencing, Genome-wide association studies GWAS, Epigenetics, Mapping, Exomes, Genomic medicine, Human Genome Structural Variation, Pharmacogenetics, DNA/RNA Purification, Mutations, Translational Genomics ...
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Microbiology

Sep 2-3, 2015 Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
2015 Annual Microbiology BioConference LiveMicrobiology is the study of microscopic organisms including bacteria, viruses, rickettsia, mycoplasma, fungi, algae and protozoa, some of which can cause diseases while others contribute to the beneficial balance of nature. Although much is now known in the field of microbiology, advances are constantly ...
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Cancer Research and Oncology

Sep 30 - Oct 1, 2015 Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
BioConference Live makes it easier and more cost-effective for the cancer research community to come together online through live video webcasts and real-time networking. BioConference Live attendees learn new concepts, tools and techniques that they can apply to research and diagnosis. BioConference Live requires no travel or time away from the ...
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Clinical Diagnostics and Research

Nov 11-12, 2015 Add to Calendar Select one of the following: iCal Google Calendar Outlook Calendar Yahoo Calendar
This year will be our 6th annual Clinical Diagnostics & Research online conference. Attendees can earn free CME and CE Credits. The theme of this conference is a range of medical and clinical and research topics such as Personalized Healthcare, Pathology, Oncology, Infectious Disease, Laboratory Testing, Cardiology, Diabetes, Point of Care ...
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Evaluating Nonderivatization & Derivatization Tandem MS Methods for Multianalyte Analysis in Dried Blood Spots

Joseph Di Bussolo, PhD

Senior Applications Scientist, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Date:  Wednesday, February 25, 2015Time(s):  08:00 PST, 11:00 EST, 16:00 UK, 17:00 CET Flow injection tandem mass spectrometry (FIA-MS/MS) has been frequently used to analyze amino acids (AA) ...

CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing with Synthetic RNA – from start to finish!

Emily Anderson, Ph.D.

Senior Scientist, Biology Research and Development, Dharmacon
DATE: Thursday, February 19, 2015 TIME: 08:00 PST, 11:00 EST, 16:00 GMT The CRISPR-Cas9 system is being widely used for genome engineering in many different biological applications. It ...

Primary HPV Cervical Cancer Screening: Supporting data and guidance updates

Julia Engstrom-Melnyk, PhD

Scientific Affairs Manager, Medical and Scientific Affairs, Roche Diagnostics
Date: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 Time: 9:00AM PST, 12:00PM EST For the last 60 years the primary method of preventing cervical cancer in both the U.S. and Europe has been cervical cytology -- ...

Primary HPV Cervical Cancer Screening: Supporting data and guidance updates

Julia Engstrom-Melnyk, PhD

Scientific Affairs Manager, Medical and Scientific Affairs, Roche Diagnostics
Date: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 Time: 12:00PM PST, 3:00PM EST For the last 60 years the primary method of preventing cervical cancer in both the U.S. and Europe has been cervical cytology -- ...

The importance of pre-operative assessment and post-operative care in surgical procedures

Pilar Ariza Guzman, DVM, MS

Senior Scientist, Program Director of the Phenotyping Cores, University of Minnesota
The pre-operative assessment and post-operative is critical for successful surgical procedures which will in turn lead to high quality outcomes in research studies. The care of the animals going through surgical procedures for any study starts at the moment you order them. Order the animals from the same vendor may avoid variations in the study outcomes. First, I want to point out that it is ...
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Feb 5 2015 | 12:00 PM PT

Small Animal Anesthesia: A New Method to Help Control Variables

Andrew H Ide, BS

President, Kent Scientific Corp.
An anesthesia system designed to accommodate the physiological characteristics of small animals, including rats and mice, has the potential to provide great practical value to the life science research community. Small animal surgery requires an investment in equipment and time. The task of anesthetizing research subjects is complicated by the equipment itself, which is designed for use on larger ...
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New Free Mobile App Takes Viewer Inside Congenital Heart Defects

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is offering Heartpedia, a free, interactive, 3-D app for iPhones, iPads, and ...
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First Detailed Microscopy Evidence of Bacteria at Its Tiniest

Scientists have captured the first detailed microscopy images of ultra-small bacteria that are believed to be about as small as ...
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The Storm at the Center of a Teacup

Normally thought of as one of the more “boring” galaxies, J1430+1339, also known as the Tea Cup galaxy, is giving astronomers reason to re-think it’s ...
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First Molecular POC Diagnostic IDs HIV-1 & HIV-2 in Under 1 Hour

Alere Inc, Waltham, Mass, a leading maker of rapid diagnostic tests, has received IVD CE marking in Europe for the Alere q ...
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Measles Infographic

Keep your kids safe!
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A Calm Surrounding The Storm

Supermassive black holes are known to contain strong X-rays, UV photons and fierce space winds, all combining to create a formidable amount of energy. But could ...
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Losing Flight Makes Better Swimmers

Penguins are best known for their swimming, rock hopping and all around adorableness, but people forget that they are birds and they have wings. Why can't they fly? ...
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Starting a new life

Molting Cicada: A large homopterous insect with long transparent wings, occurring chiefly in warm countries. The male cicada makes a loud shrill droning noise after dark by vibrating two membranes on ...
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Rare Occurance of Double Cyclones Hit Australia

Cyclones Lam and Marcia both made landfall in Australia within six hours of each other ...
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Study Identifies Neurons That Help Predict What Individuals Will ...

In a version of the classic Prisoner’s Dilemma game, two monkeys are each given the ...
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Enzyme Cues Bacteria to Recall a Peril

Bacteria don’t have intellect, but that doesn’t stop them from recalling the past. Specifically, those times they’re bombarded by viruses. The molecular immune ...
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Epigenome Choreographs Embryo’s Development

As an embryo is developing early on, cells and tissues for the person it will become are being formed for all time. These cells are molded into heart cells, skin ...
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Newly-Found T Memory Stem Cells May Be Key to Gene Therapy

Genetically engineered T memory stem cells (Tscm) can last more than 12 years in patients’ bodies, and can continually ...
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RNA Splicing

Feb 27, 2015
Posted By: Greg Cruikshank
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Sand Dunes on a Comet?

Feb 25, 2015
Posted By: Brenda Kelley Kim
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From DNA to Protein

Feb 24, 2015
Posted By: Greg Cruikshank
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MIT Robotic Cheetah

Feb 17, 2015
Posted By: Greg Cruikshank
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DNA Replication

Feb 16, 2015
Posted By: Greg Cruikshank
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