Google X, the secretive research lab famed for its work on Glass and Googles self-driving cars, has unveiled its next product: Smart contact lenses. The first smart contact lens, aimed at diabetics, takes a glucose level reading every second from the tears that wash over your eye when you blink, and transmits that data wirelessly to a nearby device. Google doesnt say what device, but presumably a smartphone or Google Glass
Better Quality of Life In His Own Words: Another Patient Lives Because of Gene Therapy Watch an Amazing Short Film of a Young Girl’s Recovery Our donors have allowed top scientific minds to explore this new and promising avenue of cancer treatment, and their philanthropy is directly linked to the lives saved so far, Barbara Netter, ACGT president, said.
ACGT today announced that seed money provided for innovative T-Cell immunotherapy cell and gene therapy research has led to two successful Clinical Trials for treatment of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia resulting in remissions in both children and adults who had no other hope of recovery. Stamford, Connecticut (PRWEB) April 08, 2013 According to Michel Sadelain, MD, PhD, ACGT Scientific Advisory Council member and Research Fellow, and senior author of the Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia study published March 21st in the journal Science Translational Medicine, This is a very exciting finding for patients and a major achievement in the field of targeted immunotherapy. Sadelain explained that these successful treatments would not have been possible had not been for the startup funding from ACGT.
Public release date: 11-Feb-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Megan McCann email@example.com 312-926-5900 Northwestern Memorial Hospital Each year, nearly 800,000 Americans suffer a stroke which can result in permanent brain damage, long term disability or death. As a leading cause of adult disability, stroke has an annual burden of more than $62 billion on the United States economy. With the exception of rehabilitation therapy, very few treatments are available to improve the chronic neurologic deficits caused by a stroke
Mon, Feb 11, 2013 Production is underway at the new Bombardier Aerospace transitional facility in Morocco. Following a graduation ceremony held on February 1 at the Institut des Metiers de l’Aeronautique (IMA), 18 aircraft assemblers began production of the first Bombardier components to come out of its Moroccan manufacturing facility
Its been a busy week at SpaceX, with the company passing milestones for its manned space program, completing a test flight of its precision landing system and welcoming its latest Dragon back home from orbit. The California company is finished with the first three performance milestones set out by NASA for the agencys Commercial Crew Integrated Capability program. The CCiCap initiative is similar to the commercial cargo development program SpaceX finished earlier this year, but instead the program is designed for carrying crew to low Earth orbit.
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A private Dragon space capsule is poised for a weekend launch to the International Space Station with the first big cargo shipment ever aboard an unmanned American spacecraft. The gumdrop-shaped Dragon spacecraft, built by the commercial spaceflight company SpaceX, will blast off on Sunday (Oct. 7) from a launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida
A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a cosmonaut, a NASA astronaut, and a Japanese engineer — all space veterans — docked with the International Space Station early Tuesday after a flawless rendezvous. A Russian Soyuz ferry craft glided to a computer-orchestrated docking with the International Space Station early Tuesday, bringing a Russian cosmonaut, a NASA astronaut and a Japanese engineer to the lab complex two days after launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft as seen from the space station early Tuesday during the final phases of a two-day rendezvous.
A 30,000 pound stainless steel digester tank was lifted in the air and installed as part of the F.X. Matt Brewery’s new anaerobic digester system Wednesday morning. The eco-friendly system will break down waste materials into methane and will be used to generate electricity and heat for the facility.