Genomic & Biopharma News

$9 million grant from ASAP initiative to help advance research on Parkinson’s disease treatments
Researchers around the world have tried many ways, and for many years, to generate neurons in the lab so they could study them better. Neurons-on-demand might also provide a therapeutic option for replacing neurons lost in neurodegenerative conditions, such as Parkinson's disease.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:57:01

COVID-19 and subacute neuropsychiatric symptoms in adolescents
A new paper discusses neurologic symptoms in children with COVID-19.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:53:03

COVID-19: Clinical Pathways to Pandemic Relief
By Graeme Gardner, Ph.D.
ORB Company Blog, 2020-03-26 19:58:16

The difference in the dynamics of SARS-COV-2 variants
A new study provides a detailed description of the varying interactions between SARS-CoV-2 and the host cell ACE-2 receptor.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:49:41

Taking lessons in molecular therapeutics from earthworms to combat COVID
Scientists were interested in further investigating the defense mechanism of earthworms in an effort to discover therapeutic solutions against SARS-CoV-2.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:43:41

How do COVID-19 vaccination mandates affect vaccine uptake?
A new study aimed to evaluate and quantify the effect of proof of vaccination mandates on first-dose vaccine uptake.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:37:06

Promising new therapy for mesothelioma to enter a Phase I clinical trial
Linked to occupational asbestos exposure, malignant mesothelioma (MM) is an aggressive cancer arising primarily from the outer lining of the lungs with a dismal five-year survival rate of only five to 10 percent.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:34:57

Study shows efficacy of a heterologous vaccine regimen to induce mucosal protection against COVID-19
Researchers emphasize that an effective vaccine should induce mucosal immunity and prevent the nasal entry of SARS-CoV-2.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:31:51

A study on the SARS-CoV-2 B.1.620 lineage
In a recently published Nature Communications study, the authors describe the B.1.620 lineage discovered in Lithuania.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:25:19

Space Biology: A Road to the Moon, Mars, and Beyond
It’s an exciting time in the field of space travel research. In 2019, SpaceX launched its Dragon spacecraft and Boeing launched its CST-100 Starliner. Both are designed to one day carry human passengers to their destination and home again. These launches represent a critical milestone towards NASA’s return to launching American astronauts to space from American soil using American commercial spacecraft.
ORB Company Blog, 2020-02-26 22:19:00

Physical therapy associated with lower odds of long-term opioid use after total knee replacement
The world's most common form of arthritis, knee osteoarthritis, causes sufferers pain and hurts their quality of life.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-28 01:23:17