Genomic & Biopharma News

SparseDC – a sparse differential clustering algorithm for tracing cell type changes via single-cell RNA-sequencing data
Cell types in cell populations change as the condition changes: some cell types die out, new cell types may emerge and surviving cell types evolve to adapt to the new condition. Using single-cell RNA-sequencing data that measure the gene expression of cells before and after the condition change, researchers from the University of Notre Dame ...
Transcriptome Research & Industry News, 2017-11-20 13:08:00

Canadians root for an underdog U.S. health policy idea
Ask people in Canada what they make of American health care, and the answer typically falls between bewilderment and outrage.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-11-20 12:29:34

Tips to keep health in balance during Thanksgiving
Fitness Premier 24/7 Clubs are not just "gyms". They are fitness clubs that focus on each individual client - helping each member set personally tailored, achievable goals for fitness, weight loss and health.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-11-20 11:56:21

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

Study records video of colliding organic nanoparticles
A new study conducted at the Northwestern University, published today in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, captured a video of organic nanoparticles colliding and fusing together, a breakthrough in nanotechnology.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-11-20 11:52:53

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Trial shows apple allergen as effective treatment option for birch pollen-related apple allergy
The food allergy, which is related to birch pollen, is a very common attendant phenomenon associated with birch pollen allergy - indeed around 70% of those with a birch pollen allergy are also allergic to apples. That amounts to around 280,000 people in Austria.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-11-20 11:34:15

Public largely unaware of obesity cancer link, study finds
New research shows that public awareness of the risks of obesity and its links with cancer continues to be low, according to a study published in the Journal of Public Health.
PharmaTimes, 2017-11-20 11:30:05

Researchers develop new tool to share clinico-genomic data
Researchers from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid have developed a new tool that provides standard and shared clinico-genomic data among European healthcare institutions.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-11-20 11:29:28

New method offers better way to measure effectiveness of complex healthcare interventions
A new statistical technique offers a better way to gauge the effectiveness of complex healthcare interventions.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-11-20 11:25:47

Bayer’s Stivarga wins NICE approval for GIST
Bayer’s Stivarga has been recommended by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence as a treatment for some patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GIST).
PharmaTimes, 2017-11-20 11:23:48