Tag Archives: Breakthroughs in Bioscience

FASEB Releases Its Newest Publication in the Breakthroughs in Bioscience Series

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) has released the latest publication in its Breakthroughs in Bioscience series. “The Human Microbiome: Your Own Personal Ecosystem” explores the many microorganisms living in and on humans and how they affect health and disease. For more than three hundred years, scientists have observed, identified, and implicated… Read More »

NIH Director Highlights Opportunities for Biomedical Research; Need for Adequate Federal Funding

By Meghan McCabe “This is a time of unprecedented promise in medical research,” National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Francis Collins, MD, PhD, stated in a recent Journal of the American Medical Association Viewpoints article. He highlighted several exciting areas of science that could be pursued with a sustainable and predictable federal investment in NIH.… Read More »

FASEB Releases Its Newest Publication in the Horizons in Bioscience Series

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) has released the latest publication in its Horizons in Bioscience series, “Nanomedicine: A Targeted Approach.” This article describes the emerging field of nanoparticle targeting. Nanomedicine is beginning to change the way scientists and physicians diagnose and treat disease. Unlike conventional therapies, these tiny particles – 1,000… Read More »

FASEB Releases Its Newest Publication in the Breakthroughs in Bioscience Series

By Allison Lea On Monday, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) released the latest publication in its Breakthroughs in Bioscience series, “Individualized Medicine: Genetically Fine-Tuning Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Disease.” The article examines how basic research discoveries have paved the way for a more patient-centered approach of diagnosing, treating, and preventing… Read More »

FASEB Releases Its Newest Publication in the Horizons in Bioscience Series

By Anne Deschamps The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) has released the latest publication in its Horizons in Bioscience series, “Epigenetics: Looking Beyond Our DNA,” which describes how the emerging field of epigenetics is contributing to the treatment and prevention of disease. Horizons in Bioscience is a collection of short, illustrated articles,… Read More »

FASEB Releases its Second Breakthroughs in Bioscience Article of a Two-Part Series on Natural Cures

By Allison Lea This past month, FASEB released the latest edition of its Breakthroughs in Bioscience series, titled “Conquering Cancer with Drugs from Nature’s Medicine Cabinet,” which is the second of a two-part series discussing the basic research foundations of the development of natural product-derived medicines (see part one here). This recent article, as its title… Read More »