Leica Microsystems offers cameras that are designed for routine brightfield or fluorescence applications. The cameras are equipped with sensors dedicated to the respective applications that allow live images of up to 30 frames per second and a USB 3.0 interface for fast data transfer.
Using existing drugs, such as lithium, to restore basic biological processes in human cells and animal models, researchers may have broken a long-standing logjam in devising effective treatments for human mitochondrial diseases.
Scientists have discovered the role a toxin produced by a pneumonia-causing bacterium plays in the spread of infection from the lungs to the bloodstream in hospitalized patients.
Brains of developing kittens with eye patches, who are deprived of non-REM (rapid eye movement) sleep, do not wire up normally.
The device is comprised of a series of GPS tags, heart rate monitors, and embedded cameras.
A new approach to exploring the spread of contagious diseases or the latest celebrity gossip has been tested using London's street and underground networks.
Nanomaterials and UV light can “trap” chemicals for easy removal from soil and water.
Older women with mild memory impairment worsened about twice as fast as men, researchers reported Tuesday, part of an effort to unravel why women are especially hard-hit by Alzheimer's.
The ProEM-HS line of high-speed EMCCD cameras from Princeton Instruments have patented eXcelon3 technology (X3) for low-light imaging and spectroscopy applications.
To sleep, perchance to... ward off Alzheimer's? New research suggests poor sleep may increase people's risk of Alzheimer's disease, by spurring a brain-clogging gunk that in turn further interrupts shut-eye.
In recent years, immunotherapy has emerged as a promising treatment for certain cancers. Now this strategy, which uses patients’ own immune cells, genetically engineered to target tumors, has shown significant success against multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells that is largely incurable.
These companies are having an interesting summer so far.
A variation of a gene that can lead teenagers to binge eat has been identified by researchers.
Federally endangered dragonflies that have been raised in a laboratory over the past several years are being released at a forest preserve this week in Illinois, where scientists believe they'll be a good match with the small population still there.