Genomic & Biopharma News

Georgia State professor selected as National Academy of Inventors Fellow
Jenny Yang, a Regents' Professor of chemistry at Georgia State University and the associate director of the Center for Diagnostics and Therapeutics, has been selected as a National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow, the academy board announced on Tuesday.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 07:07:33

Deep age predictors can help advance aging research
The deep age predictors can help advance aging research by establishing causal relationships in nonlinear systems.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 06:55:29

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

New article explores the emerging roles in environmental health
Hundreds of environmental health professionals across the nation report challenges and research needs in six areas -; drinking water quality, wastewater management, healthy homes, food safety, public health pests and emerging issues such as disaster risk reduction and new facility types for body art and cannabis-infused products -; in research from Baylor University and partners.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 06:41:05

CDC and ASA to design online event for the International Year of Sound 2020
As the harmful effects of noise are becoming more widely known, popular internet websites are increasingly being used as resources of information for those who are looking to protect their hearing.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 06:26:00

Researchers report substantial county-level variations in surgery rates for early-stage lung cancer
A new study finds more than two-fold differences between counties with the lowest and highest rates of surgery for patients with early stage lung cancer, with socioeconomic and healthcare delivery factors contributing to the gap. The study appears in the journal Chest.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 06:16:00

CDC cautions people to avoid e-cigarette products
Although e-cigarettes have been on the market for years, recent reports of vaping-linked illnesses have brought serious attention to these products.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 06:07:00

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Tel Aviv Professor receives Young Investigator Award for contributions in melanoma research
Tel Aviv University's Prof. Carmit Levy received the prestigious Young Investigator Award at the 16th International Congress of the Society for Melanoma Research, held November 20-23 in Salt Lake City, Utah, for her "contributions to melanoma research that significantly exceeded the average for this career stage."
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 05:48:59

New discovery on chromosomal function may shed light on human health and disease
Researchers have discovered key mechanisms and structural details of a fundamental biological process-;how a cell nucleus and its chromosomal material reorganizes itself after cell division
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 05:30:00

ACS and APSA address safe and effective pain control after surgery for children, teens
Given the current rates of opioid abuse in the U.S, it is critical that surgical patients understand how to safely use these pain-relieving medications and properly dispose of these substances when no longer needed.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-05 05:14:23