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Identification of Methylated Proteins by use of Nanopores for Early Disease Detection

While nanopore sequencers available in the DNA sequencing industry are capable of detecting the presence of proteins in DNA strands, they are currently unable to identify...

Novel Estrogen Receptor β (ERβ) Drugs for the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Currently available therapeutic agents approved for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) reduce relapse rates, but do not reverse or prevent neurodegeneration nor...

HIV-1 Vaccine Immunogens

Dr. Procko from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed a novel set of HIV-1 immunogens for use as a HIV-1 vaccine. If effective these immunogens will...

In vivo Active Inhibitors of FOXM1 for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) constitutes about 10-20% of all diagnosed breast cancers and is known to be more aggressive and difficult to treat. TNBC lacks the...

Novel Class of Anti-estrogen Drugs for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

Many estrogen receptor α (ERα)-positive breast cancers often develop resistance to endocrine therapy due to mutations in ERs. These mutations are associated with shorter...

Novel Endocannabinoid Therapeutics

Therapeutic endocannabinoid derivatives showing an increased half-life and enhanced anti-migratory properties. These compounds retain the anti-inflammatory, anti-cancerous...

Dearomative carboamination and its application in synthesis of anticancer agents

New synthesis method for isocarbostyril alkaloids based on dearomative carboamination of the benzene ring. This is the shortest and most efficient method known to date,...

Large Scale Parallel DNA Detection by 2D Solid-state Multi-pore Systems

A scalable device design of a dense array of multiple 2D nanopores made from nanoscale semiconductor materials to simultaneously detect multiple DNA strands and identify...

Solution Coating and Printing of Pharmaceutical Nanothin Films and Multilayer Nanocomposites

A meniscus-guided solution coating technique to produce pharmaceutical nanothin films. This is a new way to manufacture personalized multilayer combination drugs, which...

Novel Estrogren Receptor β (ERβ) Drugs for the Treatment of Endometriosis

Endometriosis is the growth of endometrial lesions outside of the uterus – these lesions are adherent on various organs in the peritoneum, including the ovaries. It is a...

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