Thursday, August 22, 2019

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SciTech Europa brings you the latest Health Research News from across the field of European Science & Technology Research, Development and Innovation.

The mental imagery technique that increases weight loss by up to five times

The mental imagery technique that increases weight loss by up to five times

New research published by the University of Plymouth and Queensland University has found that a mental imagery technique called Functional Imagery Training (FIT) helped...
eQuoo: the digital mental health app that improves emotional fitness

eQuoo: the digital mental health app that improves emotional fitness

How can a digital mental health app improve your emotional fitness? PsycApps, the company who have launched an emotional fitness game, explain the benefits of using...
Sara Montagner discovers the epigenetic modifications of mast cells

Sara Montagner discovers the epigenetic modifications of mast cells

The biologist Sara Montagner has won the Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize 2018 for her discovery about the epigenetic modifications of DNA which are essential for the function...
European biotech investment to fund new therapies

European biotech investment to fund new therapies

European biotech investment by the Merck Advance Biotech Grant Program will help to fund new therapies. The Merck Advance Biotech Grant Program is a source...
Scientists neutralise Ebola virus for the first time

Scientists neutralise Ebola virus for the first time

Scientists have discovered how to neutralise Ebola and related pathogens using a new study with human and mouse antibodies. Scientists at the Scripps Research Institute,...
New pancreatic cancer therapy used to treat mice

New pancreatic cancer therapy used to treat mice

A new pancreatic cancer therapy has been used to treat mice in a recent study. The study tested out a new pancreatic cancer therapy, which was...
The global cancer burden has increased

The global cancer burden has increased

The World Health Organization (WHO) has released the latest cancer data from GLOBOCAN which shows that the global cancer burden has increased in 2018. The...
EIT Health is funding innovative digital health devices

EIT Health is funding innovative digital health devices

EIT Health has awarded funding to four European start-ups for them to develop innovative digital health devices. EIT Health, which is part of the European...
Beactica drug discovery platform delivers promise for brain tumour therapy

Beactica drug discovery platform delivers promise for brain tumour therapy

The CEO of Beactica, Dr Per Källblad, explains how the company’s specialist small molecule drug discovery platform is developing a novel therapy for glioblastoma Glioblastoma...
SciTech Europa Quarterly looks at recent research in the fields of biomaterials science and tissue engineering

Biomaterials science and tissue engineering

SciTech Europa Quarterly looks at recent research in the fields of biomaterials science and tissue engineering A range of factors can lead to the damage...

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