Genomic & Biopharma News

UNIST to accelerate discovery, development of new medicines for incurable diseases
On August 23, UNIST held a grand opening ceremony of Cellular Responses to Metabolic Stress Research Center in a bid to accelerate the discovery and development of breakthrough medicines for diseases thought to be incurable.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 17:56:42

UCSF awarded $20 million grant to study impacts of new, emerging tobacco products
UC San Francisco has been awarded a five-year, $20 million grant from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the National Institutes of Health to study the impacts of new and emerging tobacco products, including e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products, which heat tobacco without combustion.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 17:44:12

Harnessing the microbiome potential
Spring is underway in parts of the US, and while Florida by no means undergoes the dramatic reappearance of foliage or colorful clumps of daffodils and azaleas, the southern part of the sunshine state experiences its share of spring renewals.  For instance, recently a brood of Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata) hatchlings appeared near Ocean Ridge Biosciences' laboratory.
ORB Company Blog, 2017-03-31 21:41:45

Human brains may be wired to prefer lying on the couch, suggests research
If getting to the gym seems like a struggle, a University of British Columbia researcher wants you to know this: the struggle is real, and it's happening inside your brain.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 17:29:15

Digital games for CVD-related self-management improve exercise capacity and energy expenditure
A scoping review of studies on game interventions for cardiovascular diseaseself-management found that the use of digital games improved exercise capacity and energy expenditure significantly.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 17:15:13

Logos Biosystems releases new electrophoretic tissue clearing system with twice the features in half the space
Logos Biosystems has released the latest system for electrophoretic tissue clearing, the X-CLARITY™ Tissue Clearing System II. The new system has been upgraded with new features that make it streamlined, easier to use and more intuitive.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 16:45:05

Pittcon Program Committee: Dr. Fenella France to deliver 2019 Plenary Lecture
The Pittcon Program Committee is extremely pleased to announce that Fenella France, Chief of the Preservation Research and Testing Division at the Library of Congress, will deliver the 2019 Plenary Lecture.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 15:14:31

World’s most advanced real-time patient monitoring platform receives key US patent
Isansys Lifecare, a digital healthcare company which has created and developed the world’s most advanced real-time patient data collection and analysis platform, has been granted a US patent covering a key feature of its Lifetouch cardiac sensor.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 14:57:00

Roche tackles clinical trial matching challenge
Roche has introduced an app to help physicians match their patients to clinical trials. The app equips physicians to identify suitable clinical trials based on the age, gender, biomarkers and tumors of their patients.
Fierce Biotech, 2018-09-18 14:47:44

Harnessing the microbiome potential
Spring is underway in parts of the US, and while Florida by no means undergoes the dramatic reappearance of foliage or colorful clumps of daffodils and azaleas, the southern part of the sunshine state experiences its share of spring renewals.  For instance, recently a brood of Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata) hatchlings appeared near Ocean Ridge Biosciences' laboratory.
ORB Company Blog, 2017-03-31 21:41:45

Study aims to investigate risk factors for PPCs in surgical patients with gastric cancer
As one of the most common malignant tumors, gastric cancer occupies the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide with an increasing trend.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-09-18 14:37:56