UCL Professor Mohan Edirisinghe completed a ‘hat trick’ of wins yesterday as he collected a 2013 Brian Mercer Feasibility award in a ceremony at the Royal Society.
The prize was awarded at the Society’s annual ‘Labs to Riches’ event, which… Read more »
Dental implants are posts, usually made of titanium, that are surgically placed into the jawbone and topped with artificial teeth. More than dentures or bridges, implants mimic the look and feel of natural teeth. While most dental implants are successful,… Read more »
When Alice Pyne starts talking about giving “crystallised virus structures” to school children, my heart skips a beat. Surely we’ve screwed up the next generation enough already without giving them the means to wage biological warfare.The virus in question, the… Read more »
X-rays transformed medicine a century ago by providing a noninvasive way to detect internal structures in the body. Still, they have limitations: X-rays cannot image the body’s soft tissues, except with the use of contrast-enhancing agents that must be swallowed… Read more »
Medicated adhesive patches have become a preferred method of delivery for everything from nicotine to hormones to motion sickness medication. Drexel University researchers are trying to expand the possibilities of this system — called transdermal delivery — with the help… Read more »
This meeting is aimed at senior medical students and foundation trainees with an interest in pursuing a career in Orthopaedic surgery. Meeting objectives are: Day 1 – To get up to date information on the latest changes to the application… Read more »