Biomedicine Articles

MedTech Talks 2023, Episode 6: Robotics and Neurosurgical Devices with Dr Manios Dimitrakakis

  Our guest today is Dr Manios Dimitrakakis, who is the Co-founder and CEO of Panda Surgical, a UCL spinout company developing safer and minimally invasive neurosurgical devices and handheld robotics. Join us in our latest episode to learn more about his journey...

Enhanced Application of CRISPR-Cas13a for Cancer Gene Therapy – A Breakthrough Concept

Introduction  The invention of Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeat (CRISPR)  technology, a revolutionary molecular instrument that allows for exquisite gene manipulation,  has radically transformed the field of molecular biology. It is a miracle...

MedTech Talks 2023, Episode 4: From Structural Biology to Targeted Drug Delivery with Dr Julien Bergeron

  🚀 Exciting Episode Alert! 🎙️ Join us in uncovering the secrets of structural biology, viral infection, and targeted drug delivery with the brilliant Dr. Julien Bergeron! 🧬✨ Dive into the world of academia and entrepreneurship as Julien shares his...

The Mouse with an Ear Growing out of its Back

In 1997, the scientific world got their first glimpse of the ‘Vacanti mouse’ - an eerie, hairless mouse with a human-sized ear growing out of its back. Despite the public controversy that the experiment initially faced over animal ethics, the techniques used by the...