Genomic & Biopharma News

Specialist Training in Perioperative Practice
Perioperative practice is quite a specialized area focused around patients who are undergoing surgery. The patients are coming in for a purpose, usually to have an operation or procedure that will correct something they would like adjusted. In general nursing, on the wards, you look after the care of the patients for a range of reasons but they are more likely to be long-term and have more general care needs, as the name suggests.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-04-26 15:33:00

New study aims at making accessible epidemiological models for managing disease spread
A new computer modeling study from Los Alamos National Laboratory is aimed at making epidemiological models more accessible and useful for public health collaborators and improving disease-related decision making.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-04-26 15:07:09

Pelican Newspaper: Gene profiling at Ocean Ridge Biosciences to unlock mysteries of the human body
Identifying the markers for pancreatic cancer may have happened here in a 5,400 square foot facility where scientists routinely practice next generation RNA profiling and biomarker discovery. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-11-25 18:55:37

Obesity amplifies effects of three risk alleles linked to NAFLD
An international study based at UT Southwestern Medical Center revealed a striking genetic-environmental interaction: Obesity significantly amplifies the effects of three gene variants that increase risk of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease by different metabolic pathways.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-04-26 14:59:32

Teva says it's eyeing a debt-cutting sale of its cancer meds
Teva says it's eyeing a debt-cutting sale of its cancer meds chelfand Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:45
Fierce Pharma, 2017-04-26 14:45:28

Study finds meaningful decrease in youth violence
Contrary to popular perception, a new study by Boston University professor Christopher Salas- Wright finds that youth violence is declining--and at noteworthy rates.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-04-26 14:39:50

Scientists find way to provide longer-lasting pain relief using MOFs
To treat headaches, back pain or fever, most of us have reached for ibuprofen at one point or another. But we often have to take doses every four to six hours if the pain warrants it.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-04-26 14:39:39

Intuitive Surgical gets CE mark for robot-assisted device
Intuitive Surgical gets CE mark for robot-assisted device nptaylor Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:35
Fierce Biotech, 2017-04-26 14:35:09

Study shows link between regular bedtimes, self-regulation in three-year-olds and later obesity
Toddlers who go to bed at regular times, and are better able to control and regulate their own emotions, are less likely to develop into obese pre-teens.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-04-26 14:26:54

Palm Beach Post: ORB Leaves Palm Beach County for New Lab Space
David Willoughby lives in Palm Beach Gardens and, until recently, worked there too. But the owner of Ocean Ridge Biosciences wanted to expand, and he couldn't find suitable space in northern Palm Beach County. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 15:35:33

Gates, Google-backed Arsanis ties off $45.5M Series D for mAb infection trials
Gates, Google-backed Arsanis ties off $45.5M Series D for mAb infection trials badams Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:10
Fierce Biotech, 2017-04-26 14:10:33