New, Highly Stable Catalyst May Help Turn Water Into Fuel

September 30, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

New, Highly Stable Catalyst May Help Turn Water Into Fuel By: Lois Yoksoulian |Physical Sciences Editor Breaking the bonds between oxygen and hydrogen in water could be a key to the creation of hydrogen in a sustainable manner, but finding an economically viable technique for this has proved difficult. Researchers report [..]

Perovskite Solar Cells Leap Towards Commercialization

September 30, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Perovskite Solar Cells Leap Towards Commercialization By : Ipsita Herlekar |OSIT News Solar energy has long been considered the most sustainable option for replacing our dependence on fossil fuels, but technologies for converting solar energy into electricity must be both efficient and inexpensive. Scientists from the Energy Materials and Surface Sciences Unit at [..]

Libtayo® Received FDA Aproval As First And Only Treatment For Second Most Common Skin Cancer

September 30, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Libtayo® Received FDA Aproval As First And Only Treatment For Second Most Common Skin Cancer Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) and Sanofi announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Libtayo® (cemiplimab-rwlc) for the treatment of patients with metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (CSCC) or locally advanced CSCC who are not candidates for curative surgery [..]

FDA Approved the First and Only Therapy for the Treatment of Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) Lung Disease

September 30, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

FDA Approved the First and Only Therapy for the Treatment of Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) Lung Disease Insmed Incorporated (Nasdaq:INSM), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on the unmet needs of patients with rare diseases, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval of ARIKAYCE® (amikacin liposome inhalation suspension) for the [..]

New Battery Gobbles Up Carbon Dioxide

September 30, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

New Battery Gobbles Up Carbon Dioxide By: David L. Chandler | MIT News Office A new type of battery developed by researchers at MIT could be made partly from carbon dioxide captured from power plants. Rather than attempting to convert carbon dioxide to specialized chemicals using metal catalysts, which is currently [..]

Maze Solver Robotics Workshop, Gwalior-India | Scipreneur

September 8, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

MAZE SOLVER Robotics Workshop, Gwalior-India | Scipreneur 15-16th September, 2018 Venue: Madhav Institute of Technology and Science, Gwalior, MP, India The best way to predict the future is to invent it! IETE students’ forum MITS is back with a workshop on ‘MAZE SOLVER ROBOT’ Powered by Scipreneur Pvt Limied. It is [..]

Nanotubes Change The Shape of Water

September 1, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Nanotubes Change The Shape of Water By: Rice University News First, according to Rice University engineers, get a nanotube hole. Then insert water. If the nanotube is just the right width, the water molecules will align into a square rod. Rice materials scientist Rouzbeh Shahsavari and his team used molecular models to [..]

Relationship Between Intelligence and Creativity

August 26, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Relationship Between Intelligence and Creativity By: Vijay Soni, PhD| Founder Scipreneur and TOC Intelligence is the ability to acquire and utilize knowledge, whereas creativity is the act of having original and valuable thoughts. It’s immediately clear see how the two are linked in utility, though not so much in substance. [..]

Shape-Shifting Material Can Morph, Reverse Itself Using Heat, Light

August 26, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Shape-Shifting Material Can Morph, Reverse Itself Using Heat, Light By: University of Colorado at Boulder A new material developed by CU Boulder engineers can transform into complex, pre-programmed shapes via light and temperature stimuli, allowing a literal square peg to morph and fit into a round hole before fully reverting to [..]

New Antibiotic Candidates Discovered by MIT Scientists

August 23, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

New Antibiotic Candidates Discovered by MIT Scientists By: Anne Trafton | MIT News Office The human body produces many antimicrobial peptides that help the immune system fend off infection. Scientists hoping to harness these peptides as potential antibiotics have now discovered that other peptides in the human body can also [..]

Picture This: Camera With No Lens

August 22, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Picture This: Camera With No Lens By: University of Uta News In the future, your car windshield could become a giant camera sensing objects on the road. Or each window in a home could be turned into a security camera. University of Utah electrical and computer engineers have discovered a [..]

Novel Optics for Ultrafast Cameras

August 16, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Novel Optics for Ultrafast Cameras By: Rob Matheson | MIT News Office MIT researchers have developed novel photography optics that capture images based on the timing of reflecting light inside the optics, instead of the traditional approach that relies on the arrangement of optical components. These new principles, the researchers [..]

Theory of Creativity Challenge| Last Date 10th Sept 2018

August 15, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Theory of Creativity Challenge: August 2018 Last Date is Extended to September 10th 2018 What is Theory of Creativity (TOC) August 2018 Challenge? With “TOC Aug 2018 Challenge”  we would like to stimulate the thought process of young and creative mind and enable them to understand the upcoming challenges of [..]

Creativity and Innovation

August 15, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Creativity and Innovation By: Theory of Creativity | Scipreneur Creativity is the act of turning new and imaginative ideas into reality. Creativity is characterised by the ability to perceive the world in new ways, to find hidden patterns, to make connections between seemingly unrelated phenomena, and to generate solutions. Creativity [..]

FDA Approved First siRNA Based New Class of Drug for a Rare Genetic Disease

August 10, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

FDA Approved First siRNA Based New Class of Drug for a Rare Genetic Disease By: Alnylam News Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALNY), the leading RNAi therapeutics company, announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved ONPATTRO™ (patisiran) lipid complex injection, a first-of-its-kind RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutic, for the treatment [..]

New Era for Migraine Patients: EU Approved Aimovig® of Novartis

August 1, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

New Era for Migraine Patients: EU Approved Aimovig® of Novartis   Novartis announced that the European Commission (EC) approved Aimovig® (erenumab) for the prevention of migraine in adults experiencing four or more migraine days per month. Aimovig is the first and only treatment specifically designed for migraine prevention to be approved [..]

EPIDIOLEX®:First FDA-approved Drug Derived From Marijuana

July 17, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

EPIDIOLEX®:First FDA-approved Drug Derived From Marijuana GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: GWPH, “GW,” “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration [..]

FDA Approves TPOXX® :The First Drug For Smallpox

July 17, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

FDA Approves TPOXX® :The First Drug For Smallpox SIGA Technologies, Inc. (SIGA) (NASDAQ:SIGA), a commercial-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the health security market, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved oral TPOXX® (tecovirimat) for the treatment of smallpox to mitigate the impact of a potential outbreak. TPOXX, a small-molecule [..]

Let it rain! New coatings make natural fabrics waterproof

June 29, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Let it rain! New coatings make natural fabrics waterproof MIT-developed process could offer nontoxic alternative to environmentally harmful chemicals. By: David L. Chandler | MIT News Office Fabrics that resist water are essential for everything from rainwear to military tents, but conventional water-repellent coatings have been shown to persist in [..]

This Wireless System Can Power Devices Inside the Body

June 4, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

This Wireless System Can Power Devices Inside the Body By: Anne Trafton | MIT News Office  MIT researchers, working with scientists from Brigham and Women’s Hospital, have developed a new way to power and communicate with devices implanted deep within the human body. Such devices could be used to deliver [..]

FDA Grants Priority Review to Genentech’s Cancer Immunotherapy Tecentriq

May 7, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

FDA Grants Priority Review to Genentech’s Cancer Immunotherapy Tecentriq By: Genentech News Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the company’s supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) and granted Priority Review for TECENTRIQ® (atezolizumab), in combination [..]

First-in-World Robot-Assisted Spinal Surgery

May 6, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

First-in-World Robot-Assisted Spinal Surgery By: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Noah Pernikoff is back to his life in New York City after becoming the first patient in the world to undergo a complex three-part, robotic-assisted surgery. The robotic arms made it possible for the multidisciplinary team at Penn to successfully [..]