Keyword: Imperial College London
MIT biological engineers found a way to rapidly engineer bacteriophages to kill E. coli by mutating a protein that binds to the target cells.
British researchers discovered that blocking the protein MAP4K4, which is activated by stress signals, can reduce muscle damage from a heart attack.
The relocation will see Novartis set up in the White City Place development next to Imperial College London’s new campus.
The initiative is seeking to build on the progress of British cell and gene therapy university spinouts such as Autolus and Orchard Therapeutics.
An expanded understanding of the genetics behind breast cancer and blood pressure could improve treatments.
Researchers at Imperial College London believe they’ve found a way to block multiple strains of the flu by targeting a protein it needs to survive.
Natera is teaming up with two English universities to study the detection of breast cancer recurrence using ctDNA.
Smith & Nephew is partnering with Imperial College London to develop better surgical techniques for knee injuries.
A test analyzing the amounts of five chemicals in the breath diagnosed stomach and esophageal cancer in 335 patients 85% of the time. It could be a potential alternative to invasive endoscopy as a diagnostic for esophageal and stomach cancers.
No currently available treatment can halt or delay the progression of Alzheimer’s disease, but Imperial College London researchers found that gene therapy may be able to prevent its onset altogether, at least in mice.