Monthly Archives: April 2016
The satellite—and a planned successor—will total a mere ¥ 800 million. The project was a joint undertaking with the Philippines’ Department of Science and Technology (DOST), the University of the Philippines Diliman and the Advanced Science and Technology Institute (ASTI).
Working in the lab of BluDiagnostics co-founder Doug Weibel, an associate professor of biochemistry at UW–Madison, Brenner developed a quick, saliva-based method for measuring progesterone and estrogen. Variations in estrogen levels, in particular, are closely related to ovulation, and are considered the gold standard for conception timing, she says.