New hope in tackling deadly cancer

(USA) Research by a team from the University of Pennsylvania could lead to new treatments that target a deadly form of cancer. The prognosis for pancreatic cancer is bleak. Difficult to detect, the cancer...

Research that’s out of this world

The International Space Station is home to game changing research projects designed to transform life on earth. As the crew of Expedition 52 returns to earth today, they can reflect on the fact their work ab...

Cloud platform advances drug research

(LONDON) A pioneering digital platform launched today will help accelerate the development of breakthrough drugs. Global Intellectual Property Analytics company, PatSnap, has announced the new Chemical by...

Biotech that’s out of this world

Three astronauts will journey to the International Space Station this week to work on biotechnology research. Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency (ESA), NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik and Sergey Ryazans...

Smart tools help accelerate innovation

A new strategic partnership signed today will pave the way for companies around the world to become more innovative. PatSnap, a global Intellectual Property (IP) Analytics firm backed by Sequoia, provides th...

Help ‘smash childhood cancer’

An international team of leading scientists is striving to 'smash childhood cancer' using a people-powered virtual supercomputer. To build the capabilities of this virtual supercomputer, medical researchers ...

Cyber Valley a potential game-changer for AI

|16 December 2016| Germany A new initiative in Germany will together global players from science and technology to advance research in artificial intelligence. Cyber Valley in the Stuttgart-Tübingen ar...

Breakthrough in detecting cancers

|18 December 2015| Cancers of the throat and gut will now be easier to detect thanks to a breakthrough by researchers at the University of Glasgow, who have discovered a way to make swallowable cameras more ...