Healthcare


Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune disease that occurs when the body’s immune system attacks joints, creating debilitating inflammation and pain. Left unchecked this inflammatory condition can permanently damage joint structures, and in some cases, damage the cardiovascular and respiratory systems. This systemic disease affects more than 1.5 million Americans and about 1% of […]

Hybrid molecular brushes (HMBs) are polymeric constructs comprising a backbone and ide chains of two or more polymers with varying properties. The overall molecular structure of HMBs is governed by steric repulsion among the side chains, and their grafting density on the backbone. HMBs with hydrophilic and hydrophobic fragments have recently come to the forefront, […]

Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) has the highest mortality rate among all breast cancers due to shorter time to develop metastases and high recurrence rates.  The inventors have uncovered a small molecule that exhibits selectivity toward TNBC cells while sparing normal surrounding cells.

The ClariMark test allows detection of early stage lung cancer at the point when it is most treatable.  This test is a proprietary immunoassay on blood that screens for the presence of elevated levels of specific cancer biomarkers associated with an increased incidence of lung cancer. Clinical studies have demonstrated that blood levels of these […]