Genomic & Biopharma News

Scientists create wearable diagnostic biosensor that can detect three diabetes-related compounds
Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas are getting more out of the sweat they've put into their work on a wearable diagnostic tool that measures three diabetes-related compounds in microscopic amounts of perspiration.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 19:21:52

Study finds increase in early stage breast cancer diagnoses after Affordable Care Act took effect
A Loyola University Chicago study published this month has found an increase in the percentage of breast cancer patients who were diagnosed in early Stage 1, after the Affordable Care Act took effect.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 19:06:54

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 21:24:27

Study looks at role of race, gender in predicting heart attack symptoms in emergency department
Researchers at the George Washington University found that certain symptoms are more and less predictive of patients' risk for acute coronary syndrome, which includes heart attack, in patients of different gender and race.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 18:55:45

Flat head syndrome does not have consequences beyond cosmetics
The number of infants who develop flat head syndrome -; deformational plagiocephaly – has increased significantly since the start of the Back to Sleep campaign to combat Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in the 1990s.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 18:40:54

Sun Sentinel: Ocean Ridge Biosciences expands to 5,400-square foot facility
Ocean Ridge Biosciences is a survivor in South Florida's fledgling biotech industry. In the past decade, Ocean Ridge has worked with more than 200 academic labs and companies, providing gene-based lab analysis of blood and tissue samples for the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-28 18:58:47

Safety net clinics can adopt patient-centered medical home models to improve access to primary care
Most of the federally qualified health centers that participated in a program to help them adopt a "medical home" model of advanced primary care were successful in doing so according to a new RAND Corporation study.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 18:34:03

New study sheds light on how the brain coordinates complex decisions involving altruism and empathy
It's a classic conundrum: while rushing to get to an important meeting or appointment on time, you spot a stranger in distress. How do you decide whether to stop and help, or continue on your way?
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 18:09:01

Ilixadencel Provokes Strong Response Against Kidney Cancer, Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial Shows

Immuno-Oncology News, 2017-06-23 16:58:01

Infectious disease experts examine how quickly Lyme disease symptoms resolve in children
For many Americans, the warmer weather of summer means more time spent outside: More gardening and yard work, more hikes in the woods, more backyard barbecues. But for this year in particular, some experts predict warmer weather will lead to more ticks.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 16:34:23

Novel MRI method uses simple sugar solution instead of conventional contrast agents
In magnetic resonance imaging, contrast agents are used to enhance the imaging of tissue structures.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-06-23 16:23:40