• Superbug time bomb

    Superbug time bomb

    The Deutsche Welle shows parts of the PharmaSea movie and stresses the importance of the topic (watch the DW news).

    Copyright: DW
    21.03.2017
  • 12 robots that could make (or break) the oceans

    12 robots that could make (or break) the oceans

    The following 12 emerging ocean technologies are changing the way we harvest food, energy, minerals and data from our seas. (read)

    Copyright: World Economic Forum
    20.09.2016
  • Raiding the Ocean's Medicine Cabinet

    Raiding the Ocean's Medicine Cabinet

    Antibiotics are losing their effectiveness against disease. But the world’s waters could be full of new drugs, just waiting to be discovered. It is thought that around 90 per cent of oceanic life is microscopic. From among these creatures, researchers are uncovering molecules that could form the basis for new medicines. (read)

    Copyright: Helen Scales, BBC Focus
    09.08.2016
  • Medizin aus dem Meer: Konferenz der Mikroben-Fischer

    Medizin aus dem Meer: Konferenz der Mikroben-Fischer

    Das Meer wimmelt nur so vor Bakterien, Algen oder Pilzen. Sie gelten als vielversprechende  Quelle für neuartige Antibiotika oder Wirkstoffe gegen Erkrankungen wie Alzheimer oder Krebs.(read more)

    Copyright: biooekonomie.de
    08.07.2016
  • PharmaSea: increasing value and flow in the marine biodiscovery pipeline

    PharmaSea: increasing value and flow in the marine biodiscovery pipeline

    PharmaSea focuses on obstacles in marine biodiscovery research, development and commercialization and brings together an interdisciplinary team of academic and industry researchers to address and overcome these. PharmaSea is demonstrating how to widen the bottlenecks and increase the flow of ideas and products derived from the marine microbiome towards a greater number of successes in a number of application areas... (read)

    Copyright: https://oceanext.sciencesconf.org/browse?docid=92088&lang=en
    19.05.2016
  • Humanity's health may rely on what sits on the Arctic seabed

    Humanity's health may rely on what sits on the Arctic seabed

    Strange and undiscovered life in the frigid seas of the north could be vital to our future well-being. David Wolman went out on a boat off the coast of Norway to find out why ... (read)

    Copyright: http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20160506-the-arctic-gold-rush-for-tomorrows-medicines
    12.05.2016
  • Can the world agree on how to conserve the oceans?

    Can the world agree on how to conserve the oceans?

    A new legally binding treaty aimed at conserving marine resources was the subject of debate at the United Nations in New York over the last two weeks ... (read)

    Copyright: https://portals.iucn.org/blog/
    21.04.2016
  • Bakterietrusselen - threat of bacterial resistance

    Bakterietrusselen - threat of bacterial resistance

    Antibiotic resistance is a huge world problem which now has come to Norway. How dangerous is it? (video is in Norwegian) (watch)

    Copyright: NRK TV
    15.03.2016
  • UWC professor hailed for sea project research to combat infectious diseases

    UWC professor hailed for sea project research to combat infectious diseases

    The University of Western Cape's (UWC) Professor Marla Trindade has been awarded with the Distinguished Young Woman In Science award by the Department of Science and Technology. Trindade leads the UWC team in the EU-funded project PharmaSea... (listen)

    Copyright: http://www.capetalk.co.za
    19.08.2015
  • Buongiorno Regione: Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn

    Buongiorno Regione: Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn

    Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn was visited by the TV programme Buongiorno Regione ... (watch)

    Copyright: Buongiorno Regione
    13.03.2015
  • The Pharmaceutical Journal: Drug discovery returns to the wild

    The Pharmaceutical Journal: Drug discovery returns to the wild

    Researchers now have the tools to unlock the potential of previously uncultivated microbes, prompting a return to drug discovery from natural products... (read)

    Copyright: http://www.pharmaceutical-journal.com
    12.02.2015
  • Capgen: Para evitar la resistencia, la ciencia explora nuevos antibióticos

    Capgen: Para evitar la resistencia, la ciencia explora nuevos antibióticos

    A medida que evolucionan las bacterias patógenas y crece la resistencia a los antibióticos disponibles, científicos de todo el mundo se suman a la búsqueda de alternativas terapéuticas.... (read)

    Copyright: http://www.capgen.org
    06.02.2015
  • Health Aim: Arctic Bacteria Could Create Life-Saving Drugs

    Health Aim: Arctic Bacteria Could Create Life-Saving Drugs

    Researchers are optimistic to find the new bacteria in Arctic Circle that could be used as drugs to cure infections. A team of biologists constituting a EU funded project are finding the new possibilities at Lyngen Fjord of northern Norway, situated above the Arctic Circle on board“Helmer Hanssen”... (read)

    Copyright: http://www.healthaim.com
    21.01.2015
  • BBC: Drugs in dirt – Scientists appeal for help

    BBC: Drugs in dirt – Scientists appeal for help

    US scientists are asking the public to join them in their quest to mine the Earth's soil for compounds that could be turned into vital new drugs... (read)

    Copyright: http://www.bbc.com
    20.01.2015
  • ifl medicine: Could Life Saving Antibiotics be Found the Arctic?

    ifl medicine: Could Life Saving Antibiotics be Found the Arctic?

    A team of researchers on board the Helmer Hanssensearches the Arctic Circle in the Lyngerd Fjord of northern Norway for new antibiotics... (read)

    Copyright: http://iflmedicine.com
    19.01.2015
  • CNN: Arctic waters could hold secret to creating life-saving drugs

    CNN: Arctic waters could hold secret to creating life-saving drugs

    It is early afternoon on board the "Helmer Hanssen," and the Arctic sun is already starting to set. Near the back of the ship, two people dressed in orange rain slickers are anxiously waiting... (watch)

    Copyright: http://edition.cnn.com
    16.01.2015
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