Genomic & Biopharma News

Spotting eating disorder symptoms in children could help save lives, say experts
Spotting eating disorder symptoms in children as young as nine years old will allow medics to intervene early and save lives, experts say.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-05 16:51:34

Protein involved in neurological disorders can travel from brain to stomach
Researchers of the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases have found that "alpha-synuclein", a protein involved in a series of neurological disorders including Parkinson's disease, is capable of travelling from brain to stomach and that it does so following a specific pathway.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-05 16:43:11

Chutes & Ladders: Biogen completes ‘rigorous search’ for a new CEO
Chutes & Ladders: Biogen completes ‘rigorous search’ for a new CEO aliu Thu, 01/05/2017 - 11:39
Fierce Biotech, 2017-01-05 16:39:49

New interactive apps decrease severity of depressive and anxiety symptoms, study reports
Soon you can seek mental health advice on your smartphone as quickly as finding a good restaurant.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-05 16:38:21

Concussed children with vision abnormalities have academic difficulty, research shows
A comprehensive vision assessment should be part of return-to-learn protocols to help determine when children are ready to return to the classroom following concussions -- particularly in children reporting academic difficulty.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-05 16:31:31

Study finds alarming prevalence of hypertensive emergency among general public
A new study finds that 50% of the Canadian public is unaware that they suffer from high blood pressure, with most of them unaware of their condition or unwilling to address and manage their high blood pressure.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-05 16:24:00

Allergan puts up modest 2017 growth forecast as M&A hunt continues
Allergan puts up modest 2017 growth forecast as M&A hunt continues epalmer Thu, 01/05/2017 - 11:12
Fierce Pharma, 2017-01-05 16:12:32

In a tough year for pharma stocks, GSK, J&J and Merck delivered biggest 2016 gains
In a tough year for pharma stocks, GSK, J&J and Merck delivered biggest 2016 gains esagonowsky Thu, 01/05/2017 - 10:55
Fierce Pharma, 2017-01-05 15:55:51

Lilly management shakeup brings Novartis vet Shaw in, moves Conterno up and puts U.S. chief out
Lilly management shakeup brings Novartis vet Shaw in, moves Conterno up and puts U.S. chief out tracy Thu, 01/05/2017 - 10:53
Fierce Pharma, 2017-01-05 15:53:17