Genomic & Biopharma News

Combination of Pexa-Vec, Checkpoint Inhibitors to Be Tested in Advanced Colon Cancer Trial

Immuno-Oncology News, 2017-08-23 20:43:55

Researchers describe mechanism linking HPV infection and cancer
Infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) is the primary cause of cervical cancer and a subset of head and neck cancers worldwide.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-08-23 18:33:58

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 uses game programming technique to stimulate cognition in older people
Information technology can be a powerful tool for preserving the cognitive functions of people over 60 years of age.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-08-23 18:27:47

Doctor in Nigeria and MSU professor join hands to reduce infant mortality
A doctor in Nigeria and a professor at Michigan State University have teamed up to reduce infant mortality in the African nation.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-08-23 18:09:15

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

Event registration opens for National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week®
Observance to be held January 22-28, 2018.
National Institutes of Health, 2017-08-23 18:00:00

Researchers discover more about how consumption of sugary drinks leads to rapid weight gain
These hot summer days may tempt some of us to reach for a cold sugary drink, but scientists are finding increasing evidence that if we reach too often, we are setting ourselves up for rapid weight gain.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-08-23 17:53:42

FDA labels ongoing Truxton phenobarbital and amitriptyline recalls as Class I, II
The FDA has classified the ongoing recall by drug wholesaler Truxton of 18 lots of phenobarbital and amitriptyline tablets as Class I and Class II recalls.
Fierce Pharma, 2017-08-23 17:26:39

Researchers uncover evidence linking mental health disorders and disturbances to gut microbiome
Better understanding the gastrointestinal microbiome may help psychiatrists treat mental health disorders such as depression, highlights a review in Frontiers in Psychiatry.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-08-23 17:24:08

Xellia completes $13M expansion of its Budapest facility
Xellia has completed a $13 million expansion at its facility in Budapest, Hungary, that will bolster the Danish API maker’s focus on anti-infective products.
Fierce Pharma, 2017-08-23 16:53:00