Genomic & Biopharma News

Predicting the far-field transmission of SARS-CoV-2 indoors
Researchers from the UK predicted the infection rate by the far-field airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 indoors.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:22:02

FierceBiotech's 2016 Fierce 15
It's that time of year again when new school routines are established, deciduous trees begin their showy transformation, and FierceBiotech releases its annual list of 15 innovative companies who are primed to make a big splash in the biopharma industry.
ORB Company Blog, 2016-09-23 17:22:41

Telehealth-delivered exercise and weight loss program for people with knee osteoarthritis or obesity
A randomized trial found that video-based, telehealth-delivered exercise and weight loss programs with online educational support improved pain and function in people with knee osteoarthritis and overweight or obesity.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:18:29

FierceBiotech's 2016 Fierce 15
It's that time of year again when new school routines are established, deciduous trees begin their showy transformation, and FierceBiotech releases its annual list of 15 innovative companies who are primed to make a big splash in the biopharma industry.
ORB Company Blog, 2016-09-23 17:22:41

Study suggests substantial efforts are needed to help people with HIV durably suppress the virus
Among people with HIV worldwide who are receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART), adults are getting closer to the global target of 95% achieving viral suppression, but progress among children and adolescents is lagging and long-term viral suppression among all groups remains a challenge.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:17:26

Study finds early stages of sarcopenia could be counteracted with timely interventions
Weakening muscles are a natural part of the ageing process, but for some people with a condition called sarcopenia the decline is abnormally fast.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:16:48

Prevalence of type 2 diabetes is elevated in people with a psychiatric disorder
A new study published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)) finds that the prevalence of type 2 diabetes (T2D) is elevated in people with a psychiatric disorder compared with the general population.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:16:09

New method helps correct genetic alterations in the cultured patient cells rapidly
Researchers in the University of Helsinki and University Hospital Helsinki have developed a method to precisely and rapidly correct genetic alterations in the cultured patient cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:15:19

Industrially processed foods increase the risk of a second heart attack or a fatal stroke
Ultra-processed foods are a major public health concern for their potential adverse effects on health. Now a study by the Department of Epidemiology and Prevention of the I.R.C.C.S. Neuromed in Pozzilli (Italy) explores the health effects of a large dietary share of ultra-processed food on people already suffering from cardiovascular diseases.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:14:38

COVID-19 infections in the fully vaccinated are rare but are common in people with weak immune systems
A real-world retrospective cohort study involving nearly 1.2 million people shows COVID-19 infections in the 'fully' vaccinated are rare but are more common and severe in people with weaker immune systems.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:13:59

3D-printed PRP implant helps speed up wound healing, finds study
New research by RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences suggests that effective wound healing may be aided by replicating a crucial component of our blood.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-11-30 12:13:08