07:00 , Apr 1, 2010 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Affibody vs Amyloid

Swedish and British researchers have shown that Affibody AB's Affibodies can be engineered to bind and clear toxic b-amyloid from the brains of fruit flies.1 The academics are now planning to look at the Affibodies...
08:00 , Jan 8, 2009 |  BC Innovations  |  Tools & Techniques

Bright idea in cancer

Researchers at the University of Tokyo and the NIH's National Cancer Institute have developed pH-sensitive fluorescent probes that can selectively label viable cancer cells in vivo.1 These probes may be useful as visualization aids in...