Tag: Bacteria

Clinical Trials, Research and Development

Potential Therapeutic Target for Rheumatoid Arthritis Uncovered

October 28, 2022

Via: GEN

Researchers at the University of Colorado (CU) School of Medicine have discovered that a bacteria found in the gut may be responsible for triggering rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in people already at risk for the disease. The findings, “Clonal IgA and […]

Clinical Trials, Research and Development

Glowing Bacteria and Microfluidics Combined to Help Reduce Antibiotic Prescribing

July 6, 2020

Via: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

Scientists at the University of Exeter have developed a new technique that could help to reduce antibiotic prescribing by predicting within minutes which drugs may be effective against specific bacteria. The novel microfluidic technique works by exploiting the fluorescent properties […]

Cell and Gene Therapy, Clinical Trials, Industry, News, Research and Development

New Recombineering Method May Overcome Key Obstacle in Genetically Engineering Bacteria

May 29, 2020

Via: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

Researchers in the Blavatnik Institute at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and the Biological Research Center in Szeged, Hungary, say they have developed a new genetic engineering technique that promises to transform recombineering methodology. Their report “Improved bacterial recombineering by parallelized […]