UCLA Team Develops Sensor for Detecting Protein Biomarkers in Saliva (8/6/2008)

Winny Tan, Leyla Sabet and Chih-Ming Ho have developed an optical sensor that can measure proteins in saliva that are linked to oral cancer. The device is highly sensitive, allowing doctors and dentists to detect the disease early, when patient survival rates are high.

  • Biosensors and Bioelectronics article
  • Technololgy Review: Published by MIT
  • Popular Mechanics
  • ZDNet.com
  • ABC News
  • Genomeweb.com
  • Drug Free Workplace Solutions
  • article: Salivary diagnostics powered by
    nanotechnologies, proteomics and genomics
  • medGadget
  • Dentalcompare.com
  • Pak Wong, Chih-Ming Ho and UCLA researchers develop a feedback control scheme to rapidly discover optimal drug cocktails (3/17/2008)

    UCLA researchers have developed a feedback control scheme that can search for the most effective drug combinations to treat a variety of conditions, including cancers and infections. The discovery could play a significant role in facilitating new clinical drug-cocktail trials.

  • UCLA Engineering Newsroom
  • University of California – UC Newsroom
  • PNAS article
  • Cancernews.com
  • ARS Technica
  • Arizona Bioscientist
  • DRUG Discovery and Development
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  • Virtualmedicalcentre.com