Click chemistry could provide total chemical DNA synthesis

February 10, 2014

An interdisciplinary study led by Dr Ali Tavassoli, a Reader in chemical biology at the University of Southampton, has shown …Click Here to Read More

Naturally produced compound rewinds aspects of age-related demise in mice

December 22, 2013

Researchers have discovered a cause of aging in mammals that may be reversible. The essence of this finding is a …Click Here to Read More

Enzyme BACE1 May Be Important in Predicting Onset of Alzheimer Disease

December 13, 2013

From the Roskamp Institute: The critical enzyme beta-secretase1 (BACE1) is known to be elevated in brains with sporadic Alzheimer disease …Click Here to Read More

Basic assumption about reading the human genome missed half of the picture

December 12, 2013

Scientists have discovered a second code hiding within DNA. This second code contains information that changes how scientists read the …Click Here to Read More

$50 Million Investment for Florida Cancer Research

December 11, 2013

Today, Florida Governor Rick Scott highlighted a $50 million investment from the 2013-2014 Florida Families First budget for cancer research activities …Click Here to Read More

Covidien to build medical device manufacturing facility in Tampa Bay area

November 21, 2013

Florida Governor Rick Scott today announced that Covidien, a leading global provider of healthcare products, will establish a medical device …Click Here to Read More

Nanotherapeutics expanding in Alachua, Florida

October 23, 2013

Governor Rick Scott today announced that Nanotherapeutics, Inc. is expanding in the City of Alachua.  Nanotherapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company …Click Here to Read More

Researchers rewrite an entire genome

October 18, 2013

Scientists from Yale and Harvard have recoded the entire genome of an organism and improved a bacterium’s ability to resist …Click Here to Read More

Cats may hold the key to human HIV vaccine

October 5, 2013

Blood from HIV-infected human subjects shows an immune response against a cat AIDS virus protein, a surprise finding that could …Click Here to Read More

MAKO Surgical to Be Acquired by Stryker for $30 per Share in Cash

September 30, 2013

MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq:MAKO) announced September 25, 2013 a definitive agreement with Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK), by which Stryker will acquire all of …Click Here to Read More