Restoring hearing loss

IMAGE: University of Utah electrical and computer engineering professor Florian Solzbacher holds a version of the Utah Electrode Array, a small implantable brain-computer interface that will be used in a new… view more  A team of worldwide researchers including engineers from the University of Utah have received a $9.7-million grant to design and develop a new…

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GARDP and Evotec announce new partnership to discover novel antibiotics

Collaboration explores opportunities to set up antibiotic discovery and development platform and establish a joint pipeline of novel antibiotic assets. Discovery efforts will focus on World Health Organization’s (WHO) priority pathogens. The Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership (GARDP) and Evotec AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: EVT, MDAX/TecDAX, ISIN: DE0005664809) are today announcing the formation of…

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Measuring differences in brain chemicals in people with mild memory problems

Using strong and targeted but noninvasive magnets at specific sites in the brains of people with and without mild learning and memory problems, Johns Hopkins researchers report they were able to detect differences in the concentrations of brain chemicals that transmit messages between neurons. The strength of these magnetic fields allows the researchers to measure…

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