Game changers – The Google of Genomes and Antibodies as Therapy

Published online 09 August 2017   Basic Local Alignment Search Tool published in the Journal of Molecular Biology in 1990. Inferring the function of a protein 40 years ago required finding a related protein with a known function. To determine the similarity between two proteins meant comparing their amino acid sequences using a time-consuming algorithm. … More Game changers – The Google of Genomes and Antibodies as Therapy

Elastagen: High-tech wound and tissue healing

17 May 2017   With initial proof-of-concept financing secured in 2005, Elastagen should be considered a teenager in start-up years. But biotechnology that relies on wet materials rather than software or devices has a much longer road to commercialization. The idea behind the company’s offering is even older. In 1995, a research team at the … More Elastagen: High-tech wound and tissue healing