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An Ultrasound Headset for Concussion Recognition?

April 19, 2016 9:12 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

A new breakthrough in traumatic brain injury detection is underway.


Brainprints—the New Fingerprint for Security?

April 18, 2016 3:57 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

A research team of psychologists and computer engineers are now looking to the brain as a way to provide access to high-security areas.


Imaging Method May Enhance Nuclear-Material Detection

April 18, 2016 3:56 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Articles | Comments

Security at U.S. ports could strengthen with a new proof-of-concept technique invented by a consortium of scientists.


Shining Light on Brain Tumors

April 18, 2016 3:55 pm | by The Optical Society | News | Comments

When operating on cancer, surgeons want to remove tumors and not healthy tissue.


New Way to Get Electricity from Magnetism

April 18, 2016 3:46 pm | by University of Utah | News | Comments

Coal, gas, hydroelectric, wind and nuclear plants all use dynamos to convert mechanical force into magnetic-field changes and then electricity.


Study Backs Pancreas Cell Transplants for Severe Diabetes

April 18, 2016 2:00 pm | by By Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press | News | Comments

Transplants of insulin-producing pancreas cells are a long hoped-for treatment for diabetes — and a new study shows they can protect the most seriously ill patients from a life-threatening complication of the disease, an important step toward U.S. approval. 


All Ants on Deck

April 18, 2016 1:53 pm | by UC Riverside | News | Comments

Scientists believe this is the first time memory has been demonstrated in so-called self-assemblages.


Seeing Where Species Live from the Clouds

April 18, 2016 1:22 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

Researchers are keeping an eye on the sky when it comes to predicting ecosystem and biodiversity distributions.


DEPArray Nxt Digital Cell-Sorting System Fits in Any Lab

April 18, 2016 1:10 pm | by Menarini-Silicon Biosystems Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The DEPArray NxT digital cell-sorting system allows one to obtain a pure cell preparation with 100 percent precision from FFPE or live samples in a short time and with reduced operator interaction.

Kangaroos Chew Over Evolutionary Theory

April 18, 2016 10:13 am | by Flinders University | News | Comments

What if snakes could grow legs, or chickens develop teeth, or humans re-evolve tails like our primate ancestors?  


Nanomaterial to Drive New Generation of Solar Cells

April 18, 2016 10:08 am | by Australian National University | News | Comments

Physicists have discovered radical new properties in a nanomaterial that opens new possibilities for highly efficient thermophotovoltaic cells, which could one day harvest heat in the dark and turn it into electricity.  


Brain’s Stopping System Linked to Disrupting Thought

April 18, 2016 9:43 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

Researchers have delved deeper into derailment of thought, and believe the brain system involved in this disruption of cognition may also play a part in interrupting or stopping bodily movements. 


E-Skin Signals Advancement in Biomed Research

April 18, 2016 9:35 am | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Articles | Comments

Scientists created a type of durable, ultra-thin electronic skin that can be attached to any part of the body. 


Market Pulse: Oil Concerns Resurface, China Economy Improves

April 18, 2016 9:22 am | by Tim Studt, Contributing Editor | Articles | Comments

Oil has once again reared its head as a factor in the stock market, while China lent some strength to the global economy.


INTEGRA's New Quick Volume Adjustment Manual Pipette

April 18, 2016 4:27 am | by INTEGRA Biosciences | Product Releases | Comments

INTEGRA announces the launch of the EVOLVE manual pipette range. Unlike traditional pipettes which utilize a single rotating plunger to set volumes, the EVOLVE features three adjustable dials for setting each individual volume digit. Simply depress and twist the plunger to unlock the volume dials. Once unlocked, freely adjust the three dials to rapidly set the desired volume. This revolutio...


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