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ELISA-On-A-Stick: in vivo detection and measurement of biological materials
Market NeedIn order to understand the role of the immune system in pain, it is essential to monitor the concentration of localized pro-inflammatory cytokines in the spinal cord.Cytokines are the small proteins secreted from cells. They are indicators of the functional status of the human immune system and the biomarkers for many diseases.Certain p...
Published: 5/30/2018   |   Inventor(s): Ewa Goldys, Guozhen Liu, Mark Hutchinson
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Category(s): Medical, Devices, Diagnostic, Drug Delivery, Nanotechnology, Optics, Biology, Biotechnology, Therapeutic
A novel diagnostic for human carcinomas as the first step towards treatment
Market Need:Unlike most mammals, humans cannot synthesise the sialic acid N glycolylneuraminic acid (NeuGc). Nevertheless, NeuGc is understood to be preferentially taken up by human cancerous cells and subsequently secreted into the blood. Hence, NeuGc represents a specific biomarker for detection of a range of human cancers.Currently available re...
Published: 5/30/2018   |   Inventor(s): James Paton, Michael Jennings
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Category(s): Medical, Biology, Diagnostic, Therapeutic
Non invasive embryo screening for improved human IVF outcomes
Market NeedDespite growth in industry demand, IVF cycles currently result in low success rates, with reports indicating less than 20% of cycles result in a live birth. While part of this is attributable to the physical environment of the individual patients, part of the high fail rate of IVF is attributable to the clinical elements of the IVF proc...
Published: 5/29/2018   |   Inventor(s): Jeremy Thompson, Hannah Brown, Martin Gosnell, John Ryan
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Category(s): Bioinformatics, Biology, Computer Software, Diagnostic, Imaging
Methods for diagnosis and treatment of Coronary Artery Spasm
Market NeedCardiovascular disease remains the most common killer in the world. Angina Pectoris, a leading symptom of cardiovascular disease, is estimated to affect over 10m people in the US, with over 500,000 new patients presenting each year. The pharmaceutical market for Angina Pectoris is valued at approximately $9bn, and growing at a CAGR of o...
Published: 1/21/2018   |   Inventor(s): John Horowitz
Keywords(s): Cardiovascular Disease
Category(s): Medical, Biomedical, Diagnostic, Therapeutic
A novel early detection biomarker for risk and severity of cardiac fibrosis
Market NeedCardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for the death of 17.1 million people. Currently patients are assessed for risk of heart disease by simple blood test for biomarkers such as cholesterol, troponin and brain natriuretic peptides. However, the predictive value of these biomarkers and hence the ...
Published: 11/20/2017   |   Inventor(s): Doan Ngo
Keywords(s): Biology, Cardiovascular Disease
Category(s): Medical, Biology, Biomedical, Diagnostic
Biomarkers for prognosis, prevention and treatment of liver metastasis
Biomarkers for prognosis, prevention, and treatment of liver metastasisMarket Need Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality throughout the world and is the second most common cancer in both men and women in Australia. The risk of being diagnosed by age 85 is 1 in 10 for men, and 1 in 15 for women. The majority of CRC rela...
Published: 11/6/2017   |   Inventor(s): Ehud Hauben, Guy Maddern, Jennifer Hardingham, Peter Hewett
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Category(s): Diagnostic, Therapeutic, Biology
ASSIST with Substance
The Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test and Brief Intervention resource has been developed for nurses who work with patients with substance use issues. The DVD and manual shows nurses and health professionals how to conduct the ASSIST test and provide targeted brief intervention. ASSIST with Substance has been licensed to heal...
Published: 7/16/2015   |   Inventor(s): Robert Ali, Jennifer Harland
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Category(s): Medical, Diagnostic, Process/Procedure
CHAT Preoperative Screening System
Computer Health Assessment by Telephone - CHAT WHY WAS CHAT DEVELOPED?Today the system for perioperative assessment of patients includes elements which date from the nineteenth century. Largely paper based and labour intensive, it is open to errors and an inefficient use of valuable hospital staff time. Currently, most public surgery patients for n...
Published: 7/16/2015   |   Inventor(s): Guy Ludbrook
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Category(s): Medical, Computer Software, Diagnostic, Process/Procedure
Rhythm Map Mapping Method: identifying the location of drivers of cardiac arrhythmia
Rhythm Map – a diagnostic tool to improve outcomes of atrial fibrillation ablation therapy Description: Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most prevalent cardiac arrhythmia and is a substantial and growing health problem worldwide. Today, everyone aged 40 or over has a life time risk of developing AF of at least one in four[1]. Among many damagi...
Published: 7/2/2015   |   Inventor(s): Darius Chapman
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Category(s): Medical, Diagnostic, Imaging
Commercialisation of algorithms that predict risk for pregnancy complications
Non-Invasive Diagnostic Test for Prediction of Pregnancy Complications Overview: Researchers at the University of Adelaide have identified a suite of genetic markers associated with increased risk of pregnancy complications. On average 25% of first time pregnancies in Australia are affected by one or more of four major complications: preeclampsia, ...
Published: 6/24/2015   |   Inventor(s): Claire Roberts, Gustaaf Dekker, Shalem Yiner-lee leemaqz
Keywords(s): Diagnostics, Reproductive
Category(s): Medical, Biology, Diagnostic, Genomics/Genetics
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