Genomic & Biopharma News

New 'Idiopathic Anaphylaxis Yardstick' offers guidance for diagnosis and treatment
Many people in danger of the severe allergic reaction known as anaphylaxis understand exactly what they need to avoid to stay safe.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-18 20:55:11

Embryonic damage due to autoantibodies could be cause of behavioral disorders in the child
Dysfunctions in the maternal immune system that occur during pregnancy could possibly lead to impaired brain development in the unborn child.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-18 20:51:12

More surgeries are scheduled when surgeon is well rested
Researchers at Linköping University have investigated how orthopedic surgeons make decisions regarding surgery, and how the decisions are related to how much of their work shift they have completed.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-18 20:45:10

Key hires during Q2 2019 at ORB
Deerfield Beach, July 19, 2019 - Ocean Ridge Biosciences (ORB) announces two key hires in Q2 2019.
ORB Company News, 2019-07-20 00:49:36

Research identifies key molecule that stabilizes neuronal branching for healthy brain circuitry
Neurons form circuits in our brain by creating tree-like branches to connect with each other. Newly forming branches rely on the stability of microtubules, a railway-like system important for the transport of materials in cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-18 20:38:00

Brain imaging reveals mechanisms underlying auditory processing in nonverbal children with autism
Even though nonverbal or minimally verbal people who have autism spectrum disorder (ASD) make up between 25 and 30 percent of the total autistic population, almost no studies have been done focusing on this group and their particular needs.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-18 20:23:17

New Journal Seeks Typically Overlooked Studies
Its articles will include negative results, reproducibility studies, and peer reviewers’ names.
The Scientist, 2019-09-18 20:07:29

Favorable aspects of childhood experience linked to people living longer
After years of generalized theories and hypothesis, research has finally pinpointed certain aspects of childhood experience linked to people living longer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-18 20:05:08

C-Sections Tied to "Stunted" Microbiota in Newborns: Study
Research on hundreds of babies finds the delivery method is linked with a greater abundance of taxa more frequently seen in hospitals.
The Scientist, 2019-09-18 19:58:33

ORB Employees Participate in 2019 Martin Luther King Day Event
ORB employees get a rare break from the lab on January 21, 2019. A group of Ocean Ridge Biosciences employees stepped out of the lab on a beautiful South Florida winter day to take part in an event honoring Martin Luther King. We got our hands dirty planting some flowers and shrubs at a local park in Deerfield Beach.
ORB Company News, 2019-01-22 23:24:59

New study assesses the prevalence of screening for social needs
A new study from The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, published this week in JAMA Network Open, finds that most U.S. physician practices and hospitals report screening patients for at least one social need, a trend that is expected to increase in the future, and that practices that care for disadvantaged patients report higher screening rates.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-18 19:54:26