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Optogenetics helps clarify brain circuit, aiming for new treatments for psychiatric disorders

08/20/2014 Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and colleagues used optogenetics (a technique that uses light to turn nerve cells on and off) to help record the ac...

BiOptix receives additional $1.4M in funding

08/19/2014 Optical biodetection company BiOptix has received an additional $1.4 million in financing from existing investors, which will be used to expand sales and mar...

Microspectroscopy setup can track singlet oxygen in individual cells

08/18/2014 A team of researchers has developed an experimental setup that enables direct microspectroscopic monitoring of singlet oxygen using a 2D-array indium gallium...

Exact Sciences' noninvasive colorectal cancer screening test receives FDA approval

08/15/2014 Exact Sciences has received FDA approval for its Cologuard stool DNA colorectal cancer screening test—the first at-home, noninvasive test for colorectal canc...
Laser-cooling an AFM probe boosts its sensitivity by 20 times

Laser-cooling an AFM probe boosts its sensitivity by 20 times

08/15/2014 Researchers in the Quantum Optics Group of the Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University (Canberra, Australia) are laser-coo...

New method yields optically transparent tissue for light microscopy observation

08/14/2014 Scientists at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have developed a way to make an organism's entire body clear for observation using standard op...

Phasefocus Lens Profiler improves soft contact lens development

08/13/2014

The Brien Holden Vision Institute is applying the Phasefocus high-precision Lens Profiler to assist in the development of new contact lenses.

Biophotonics Wire News

PENN SOPHOMORE SEEKS TO IMPROVE PNEUMONIA VACCINES

The following information was released by the University of Pennsylvania:By Christina CookAlmost a million Americans fall ill with pneumonia each y...

Thermo Fisher launches Countess II FL Automated Cell Counter

M2PHARMA-August 19, 2014-Thermo Fisher launches Countess II FL Automated Cell Counter19 August 2014 - US diagnostics and lab products maker Thermo ...

PENN ENGINEERING POSTDOC DUYGU KUZUM IS ONE OF MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW'S "...

The following information was released by the University of Pennsylvania:The human brain is often likened to a very advanced computer. But the proc...

Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in ...

According to a new market report "Surgical Navigation Systems Market(Neurosurgical Navigation Systems, ENT Navigation Systems and Orthopedic Naviga...
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