How deep learning is transforming medical imaging: image search

HOW DEEP LEARNING IS TRANSFORMING MEDICAL IMAGING: IMAGE SEARCH

Five or six years ago, I was looking for a strategic direction for the KIMIA Lab. We started with the problems. We asked, ‘What problems...

Colorectal cancer discovery raises hope for microbiome treatment

COLORECTAL CANCER DISCOVERY RAISES HOPE FOR MICROBIOME TREATMENT

This article is republished with kind permission from BioVox . A new mechanism causing colorectal cancer has been discovered by researchers...

 
 
 
What AI Can and Can't Do for Digital Pathology Right Now

WHAT AI CAN AND CAN'T DO FOR DIGITAL PATHOLOGY RIGHT NOW

It was fascinating to speak with Hamid Tizhoosh , Professor at the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Waterloo in Canada,...

How to translate biomarker discoveries into clinical applications

HOW TO TRANSLATE BIOMARKER DISCOVERIES INTO CLINICAL APPLICATIONS

Extracellular vesicles provide an exciting opportunity as a modality for non-invasive biomarkers, which may enable them to be used...

 
 
 
PROTAC drug discovery - prior preparation and planning

PROTAC DRUG DISCOVERY - PRIOR PREPARATION AND PLANNING

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail” so said Benjamin Franklin, and as a veteran of early stage drug discovery you can...

CtDNA and AI are the way forward in early cancer detection and metastatic treatment

CTDNA AND AI ARE THE WAY FORWARD IN EARLY CANCER DETECTION AND METASTATIC TREATMENT

We spoke with Dr David Guttery about his pioneering work using circulating tumour DNA to enable early detection, monitoring and therapeutic...

 
 
 
Digital pathology: From over-promising to a reality check

DIGITAL PATHOLOGY: FROM OVER-PROMISING TO A REALITY CHECK

Almost five years ago, the plan to implement a wide-ranging digital pathology approach across the Netherlands began to take shape....

ImCMS: The door to simple, cheap, reliable bio-stratification

IMCMS: THE DOOR TO SIMPLE, CHEAP, RELIABLE BIO-STRATIFICATION

Bringing molecular and digital pathology closer together through a more integrative approach can lead to clear advantages for diagnostic...

 
 
 
Computational pathology: Heading for personalised medicine

COMPUTATIONAL PATHOLOGY: HEADING FOR PERSONALISED MEDICINE

Computational pathology has increased applications for diagnosis, prediction of prognosis and therapy response, facilitating the movement...

What does international collaboration mean for you?

WHAT DOES INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION MEAN FOR YOU?

The present COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated the vital need for knowledge sharing across the global science community. We asked three...

 
 
 
Cell therapies: opportunities and challenges

CELL THERAPIES: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES

This article is republished with kind permission from BioVox . Recent activities in the cell therapy field have prompted many investment...

How blockchains will transform healthcare

HOW BLOCKCHAINS WILL TRANSFORM HEALTHCARE

Check out this guide to learn more about the potential impact of blockchains on the medical and healthcare sectors. Up until recently,...

 
 
 
An Overview of Available Preclinical Models for Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

AN OVERVIEW OF AVAILABLE PRECLINICAL MODELS FOR NON-ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE

NASH is thought to affect 25% of the global population and is a primary risk factor for Hepatocellular carcinoma - the second most...

COVID-19 and global collaboration in science

COVID-19 AND GLOBAL COLLABORATION IN SCIENCE

International collaboration and travel are integral to the life of researchers and biotechnology professionals. But coronavirus has...

 
 
 
The Biosynthesis of Cannabinoids

THE BIOSYNTHESIS OF CANNABINOIDS

We recently spoke to Jeremy Friedberg , CSO of LAVVAN , a company pioneering the biosynthesis of cannabinoids. The conversation was...

Digital Pathology: Lagging or Leading?

DIGITAL PATHOLOGY: LAGGING OR LEADING?

When compared to traditional methods, digital pathology may seem totally superfluous, or interesting but not all that essential. And...

 
 
 
Understanding the gut-liver axis: implications for NAFLD prevention and treatment

UNDERSTANDING THE GUT-LIVER AXIS: IMPLICATIONS FOR NAFLD PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

You may have heard; humans are superorganisms. The human large intestine harbors tens of trillions of microbes, which equates to roughly...

Automatic AI-powered Tumor Budding

AUTOMATIC AI-POWERED TUMOR BUDDING

Tumor Budding has been shown in numerous studies to be an independent prognostic factor in colorectal cancer for the risk of distant...

 
 
 
How to beneficially modulate vaginal microbiota to optimise women's health

HOW TO BENEFICIALLY MODULATE VAGINAL MICROBIOTA TO OPTIMISE WOMEN'S HEALTH

Each woman has a unique vaginal microbiota composition, which is dynamic and affected by diet, lifestyle, hormones, genetics, and age....

Digital Pathology in Drug Development: Opportunities and Challenges

DIGITAL PATHOLOGY IN DRUG DEVELOPMENT: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES

We recently caught up with Dr Olulanu Aina , Scientific Director and Veterinary and Toxicological Pathologist at Janssen, about digital...

 
 
 



Former King Juan Carlos heads into exile having shaken Spain

Former King Juan Carlos heads into exile having shaken Spain

MADRID - A scandal involving a king, his lover, tens of millions of euros and an infamous hunting trip caused a political storm in Spain and enormous damage to its monarchy. In... Read more ...

Will Young's twin brother, 41, dies following mental health battle

Will Young's twin brother, 41, dies following mental health battle

The singer is said to be devastated by the loss of brother Rupert Read more ...

Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies

Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies

Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume has died, his family has said. Read more ...

Jed Mercurio says Line of Duty season six has “to complete filming by...

Jed Mercurio says Line of Duty season six has “to complete filming by Christmas” to be on air in 2021

The showrunner of hit police anti-corruption police drama Line of Duty , Jed Mercurio, says the producers know the date they hope to resume filming on the COVID-delayed season... Read more ...

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford 'buys golf course to build new...

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford 'buys golf course to build new home in search of privacy'

The Sun report that he has spent big money on the greenfield site as he plans to design and build a new home in the grounds away from his six-bed home in Cheshire. Read more ...

Ariana Grande 'sparks bidding war over Sweetener World Tour film' 

Ariana Grande 'sparks bidding war over Sweetener World Tour film' 

After Grande, 27, hinted last week a film was in the works about the 2019 world tour, a number of heavy hitters - including Netflix and YouTube - have expressed interest in... Read more ...

Heidi Klum Speaks Out After Being Accused of Flying on Jeffrey Epstein's...

Heidi Klum Speaks Out After Being Accused of Flying on Jeffrey Epstein's Private Plane

Heidi Klum has denied ever having any connections to the late Jeffrey Epstein. On Thursday, July 30, court documents related to the ongoing criminal case against Ghislaine... Read more ...

Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

The system is said to be reaching only around 50% of contacts and a spike will hit in December without urgent improvement, but scientists say it needs to reach 68% of contacts... Read more ...

Former England coach Stuart Lancaster in frame for coaching role with the...

Former England coach Stuart Lancaster in frame for coaching role with the Lions next summer

Stuart Lancaster could be set for a Lions coaching role next summer on the South Africa tour after Warren Gatland revealed he had sounded out the former England boss already. Read more ...

Harlequins aim to send club legend Chris Robshaw to States with Premiership...

Harlequins aim to send club legend Chris Robshaw to States with Premiership medal and Twickers leaving do

HARLEQUINS are planning to hold Chris Robshaw's leaving party at Twickenham - before sending him off to America with a Premiership medal in his bag. Quins haven't won the title... Read more ...