18:56 , Aug 16, 2018 |  BC Innovations  |  Translation in Brief

Selective hearing

A pair of Cell papers published this month used single-cell RNA sequencing to molecularly define three subtypes of auditory neurons, opening up new therapeutic targets for restoring synaptic connections in hearing loss disorders. Researchers from Decibel...
07:00 , Jul 14, 2016 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Techniques

Techniques: CSF levels of calbindin 1 (CALB1) to predict risk and monitor progression of Niemann-Pick disease type C1 (NPC1)

Biomarkers TECHNOLOGY: Tissue markers CSF levels of CALB1 could help predict the risk of Niemann-Pick disease type C1 (NPC1) and monitor disease progression. In CSF samples from NPC1 patients or a cat model of NPC1, CALB1 levels...