The process of stimulating the Vagus Nerve with micropulses of electrical current is referred to in a number of different ways. Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) - Typically refers to stimulation of the nerve with a surgically implanted device and electrode. Non-invasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation (tVNS, taVNS, nVNS, LLTS) - Refers to stimulation of the vagus nerve without penetrating the skin using an external device and surface electrode. ‘tVNS’ stands for Transcutaneous Vagus Nerve Stimulation and this is ...
By Parasym Ltd. based in London, UNITED KINGDOM.
Increase clinical translation with Organ-Chips for ADME-Tox assessments. Accurate ADME-Tox profiling of preclinical drug candidates remains a challenge. Preclinical ADME-Tox (Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism, Excretion, and Toxicity) studies are pivotal to predicting human response. However, approximately 30% of drugs fail during human clinical trials due to adverse reactions despite promising preclinical study results, and another 60% fail due to lack of efficacy. As companies broaden the modality toolbox ...
By Emulate based in Boston, MASSACHUSETTS (USA).
ATIVA’s rapid low-cost COVID-19 test may provide earlier detection and a safer community. The greatest challenge we face is the spread of infection before symptoms appear. We all want to protect our loved ones, so how do we know if we are carrying the virus? Physical symptoms (fever, cough) appear too late to stop the spread. The nasal swab PCR tests suffer from sampling errors, slow time to results, and are expensive. Early detection of infected people is the key to protecting our most vulnerable people in ...
By Ativa Medical based in Shoreview, MINNESOTA (USA).
innate immune response. They were first described in the 1970s, but only in the last 15 years ...
By Kiadis Pharma NV based in Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS.
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