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Longer life due to faulty RNA processing

Longer life due to faulty RNA processing [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="700"] The roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans is an important model organism in ageing research. The worm in the image is labelled with GFP::RNP-6. Credit: Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing[/caption] RNA is an important transmitter of information in our cells…..

Carroucell has raised €1.5 million

Carroucell has raised €1.5 million Carroucell, a French microcarrier supplier for cell culture in bioreactor, has raised a total of €1.5 million. The funding includes the closing of a Series A financing, led by the Novalis Biotech Acceleration fund and with participation of Crédit Agricole des Savoie (CADS), as well…..

Demonstration of a potent, universal coronavirus monoclonal antibody therapy for all COVID-19 variants

Demonstration of a potent, universal coronavirus monoclonal antibody therapy for all COVID-19 variant Researchers at University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Texas Biomedical Research Institute and Aridis Pharmaceuticals discovered a neutralizing monoclonal antibody that potentially acts as a potent universal coronavirus therapy against SARS-CoV-2 and all its variants of concern,…..

First blood test to diagnose bipolar disorder

First blood test to diagnose bipolar disorder A team involving researchers from Alcediag, Montpellier University Hospital, Les Toises Psychiatry Centre in Lausanne and Professor David J. Kupfer from the University of Pittsburgh identified and validated a combination of blood biomarkers specific to bipolar disorder. These results, recently published in  Nature,…..