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Posted: Jan 18, 2017

Novel Diagnostic Tool for HIV – Associated Neurocognitive Disorder

Description University of Alberta researchers, led by Dr. Christopher Power, have developed an innovative plasma-based diagnostic test for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND). At present, clinically validated biomarkers......


Posted: Jan 18, 2017

Light Switch Adapter

Description University of Alberta inventors have developed a novel light switch interface designed for individuals who may have reduced mobility and limited range of motion, such as children and persons......


Posted: Nov 28, 2016

Semiautomatic Segmentation of Nasal Cavity from Cone Beam CT Images

    Description We have developed a method for the rapid and highly accurate rendering of 3D models of the upper airways from 3D Cone Beam Computer Tomography (CBCT) scans. ......


Posted: Nov 21, 2016

New Point of Care Diagnostic for Acute Mesenteric Ischemia

Description University of Alberta researchers are developing a novel non-invasive diagnostic test for acute mesenteric ischemia (AMI). AMI has a high morbidity and mortality rate (60-80%), due significantly to failure......


Posted: Nov 9, 2016

Distortionless UWB Antenna

Description Ultra wideband (UWB) radio technology requires low power, offers high bandwidth efficiency, and is difficult to detect in covert applications compared to narrowband. It is used in radar imaging......


Posted: Oct 24, 2016

Solar Powered Oxygen Delivery

Description Researchers at the University of Alberta and Jinja Regional Referral Hospital, Uganda have developed a novel system to deliver oxygen in remote and resourcelimited hospitals that have minimal access......


Posted: Sep 20, 2016

Surgical Kinematic Capture System

Description The Surgical Kinematic Capture System is a new device that objectively assesses open surgery skills, and that supports open surgery training by providing real-time feedback to a trainee performing......


Posted: Sep 19, 2016

Plasma Protein Biomarkers for Fabry Disease

Description Researchers at the University of Alberta have discovered novel plasma protein biomarkers in Fabry patients which can be used to develop diagnostic kits for patients with ambiguous mutations or......


Posted: Sep 9, 2016

Prevention of Abiotic Stress-Induced Yield Losses in Crops Through Manipulation of Phytohormonal Pathways

Description The Ozga/Reinecke lab at the University of Alberta has been working with pea as a model crop for 23 years.  The researchers have found that manipulating plant phytohormones (with......


Posted: Jun 27, 2016

Novel Bio-markers for Diagnosis and Treatment of Stress

Description Dr. Dean Befus at the University of Alberta in collaboration with Dr. Thomas Ritz at the Southern Methodist University have identified calcium-binding protein spermatid specific 1 (CABS1) protein forms......


Posted: Jun 15, 2016

Dry Powder Based Respirable Bacteriophage Compositions

Description Background: Bacteriophages are viruses that target and eliminate specific bacteria. They are potential alternatives to chemical antibiotics and are under development as therapeutics for various infectious diseases, including respiratory......


Posted: Jun 15, 2016

MagnetTx: New Innovations in Cancer Research

https://youtu.be/RCRJecMZoes There’s precious few changes in this world that, in a few minutes, can have a transformational impact. But this is one of them, and in cancer treatment, no less.......