Literature Review: Moving the Druggable Needle
The Use of an mRNA Display Technology and Affinity-Based Selection Is Used to Find Inhibitors to an Enzyme of Interest
To Surge or Not to Surge?
Experts Discuss Inclusion of a Surge Tank in an End-to-End Continuous Biomanufacturing Train
New Blood: Former Novartis Exec Transitions to Rubius Therapeutics
New Red-Blood-Cell-Derived Therapies Are Poised to Launch Rubius into the Spotlight.
Improving Human Health: The Promise of Epigenetics
A New Perspective for Genomic Research from Prof. Shankar Balsubramanian
International Aging Research Portfolio (IARP)
I never grow tired of exploring fantastically designed websites, and with the International Aging Research Portfolio I was not disappointed. The IARP is an independent nonprofit initiative that brings together resources for the many parties involved in aging research including charities, academic and corporate researchers, and patient advocacy groups. Besides simply having a beautifully manicured website, the IARP provides a large amount of information related to the funding of aging research. This information is perhaps most easily browsed via the “Search Projects” field on the homepage, wherein 102 (yes, that’s right!) different topics are indexed to allow users to literally search anything from A–Z (or rather, from “accumulative-waste theory” to “zinc metabolism”). Alternatively, visitors to the site can explore sections such as funding organizations and sources, commercial applications and companies, and biotechnology video casts and training. No matter how you decide to browse the site, you will find plenty of useful information.