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Real-Time Label-Free Acoustic Sensing at High Throughput Rate

Professor Gaurav Bahl from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed a device that performs real-time high sensitivity acoustic sensing of flowing fluid...

Novel Toll-Like Receptor Inhibitors for Treatment of Inflammatory Disease

Dr. Katzenellenbogen from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed a novel class of inhibitors capable of inhibiting Toll-like Receptor signaling....

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...

Novel Toll-like Receptor Inhibitors for the Treatment of Inflammatory Diseases

Toll-like receptors (TLRs) have been shown to play a vital role in the pathogenesis of many diseases, including inflammatory diseases. Exaggerated or prolonged TLR...

Converting Gram-Positive Antibiotics to Gram-Negative Bacteria

Dr. Hergenrother from the University of IL has developed a method to convert compounds of Gram-positive antibiotics to Gram-negative antibiotics. This method and...

Rapid detection of intact viruses

Professor Yi Lu from the University of Illinois has developed an aptamer-based method for virus detection that is able to distinguish infective viruses from non-infective...

Rapid detection of target DNA using gFET and LAMP

Researchers from the University of Illinois have developed a highly sensitive, graphene field effect transistor (gFET) that can detect DNA in samples. This technology uses...

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