Genomic & Biopharma News

Women with dementia receive less health monitoring than men, UCL research reveals
Women with dementia have fewer visits to the GP, receive less health monitoring and take more potentially harmful medication than men with dementia, new UCL (University College London) research reveals.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-05 04:28:10

Hemophilia B patients produce near-normal levels of clotting factor IX after gene therapy, study shows
Researchers are reporting the highest and most sustained levels to date of the essential blood-clotting factor IX in patients with the inherited bleeding disorder hemophilia B.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-05 04:22:00

Clonal hematopoiesis may help predict cancer patients at risk for fatal form of leukemia
Patients successfully treated for breast, colon and other cancers can go on to develop an often-fatal form of leukemia, sometimes years after completion of treatment, due to a genetic mutation leading to secondary malignancies known as therapy-related myeloid neoplasms (t-MNs).
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-05 04:12:58

Handful of nut consumption each day linked to reduced risk for wide range of diseases
A large analysis of current research shows that people who eat at least 20g of nuts a day have a lower risk of heart disease, cancer and other diseases.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-05 04:00:14

Lilly helps docs connect patients to resources with 'Yelp for cancer patients'
Lilly helps docs connect patients to resources with 'Yelp for cancer patients' beth.bulik Sun, 12/04/2016 - 20:07
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-05 01:07:46

Exploring experimental cerebral malaria pathogenesis through the characterisation of host-derived plasma microparticle protein content

Nature, 2016-12-05 00:00:00

The role of break-induced replication in large-scale expansions of (CAG)n/(CTG)n repeats

Nature, 2016-12-05 00:00:00

Genome-wide changes in lncRNA, splicing, and regional gene expression patterns in autism

Nature, 2016-12-05 00:00:00

Structure and regulation of the chromatin remodeller ISWI

Nature, 2016-12-05 00:00:00