31.03.2016 I am too depressed to write about the UK playing silly buggers with the EU and the negative impact on science, so let's look at something positive for Europe instead - the development of circular economy opportunities for biotechnology. more
Precision breeding – smart rules for new techniques!
10.03.2016 Plant breeding innovation is an impressive story to tell. A hundred and fifty years ago, Gregor Mendel discovered the basic principles of inheritance of traits. His laws were widely ignored and only in the 1920s, finally recognised as the fundament of population genetics. So it… more
Humanized NSG and NSG-SGM3 mice as a new preclinical bridge for immune-oncology therapies.
Humanized mice are a proven host for engraftment of human tumors or establishment of human immunity following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Understanding the interactions between human immune cells and tumors is paramount when devising treatment strategies that prevent tumor evasion of immune cells and improve cytotoxic responses.