Genomic & Biopharma News

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

Promising early results for new ovarian cancer drug combo
Drug combination could offer a new option for treatment-resistant advanced ovarian cancer
PharmaTimes, 2021-09-20 10:58:47

Harnessing the microbiome potential
Spring is underway in parts of the US, and while Florida by no means undergoes the dramatic reappearance of foliage or colorful clumps of daffodils and azaleas, the southern part of the sunshine state experiences its share of spring renewals.  For instance, recently a brood of Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata) hatchlings appeared near Ocean Ridge Biosciences' laboratory.
ORB Company Blog, 2017-03-31 21:41:45

Enhertu reduces breast cancer disease progression or death by 72%
'Groundbreaking results' for the treatment of HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer
PharmaTimes, 2021-09-20 10:58:31

Bankrolled by Pfizer and Bayer, Pyxis files for $100M IPO to take cancer drugs into the clinic
Bankrolled by Pfizer and Bayer, Pyxis files for $100M IPO to take cancer drugs into the clinic ntaylor Mon, 09/20/2021 - 06:11
Fierce Biotech, 2021-09-20 10:11:15

Medical staff with a history of allergy suffered adverse reactions to BNT162b2 COVID-19 vaccine
Scientists have addressed the gap in the research regarding the adverse reactions to the COVID-19 vaccine among individuals with allergies.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-09-20 10:06:29

First dose of COVID-19 mRNA vaccine (BNT162b2) reduced platelet polyP levels in young females
In a recent study, scientists have tested the hypothesis that indicates the role of polyP in the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine-induced immune responses.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-09-20 09:17:46

New surgical mask with an intelligent fabric can instantaneously deactivate SARS-COV-2 virus
The intelligent fabric of these masks has been created by a team of researchers from the San Alberto Magno Traslational Centre (CITSAM-UCV), led by professor Ángel Serrano.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-09-20 06:42:00

COVID-19 vaccine-related allergies are rare, typically mild and treatable, finds study
Allergic reactions to the new mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccines are rare, typically mild and treatable, and they should not deter people from becoming vaccinated, according to research from the Stanford University School of Medicine.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-09-20 06:38:07

New discovery reveals how immune 'sentinel' cells are maintained
WEHI researchers have made a surprise discovery about how immune 'sentinel' cells are maintained, which could have implications for drugs in development for treating cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-09-20 06:19:00

Many cancer survivors continue to suffer long-term burdensome symptoms, study shows
Previous standards of cancer follow-up care and support may no longer meet current needs as improvements in screening practices, early diagnosis and treatment of cancer have put long-term survival beyond five years following diagnosis within reach for more than half of patients in Europe.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-09-20 06:04:31