Genomic & Biopharma News

Britain led the way in COVID trials, but overall clinical study activity still lags: report
Britain led the way in COVID trials, but overall clinical study activity still lags: report badams Wed, 12/01/2021 - 04:44
Fierce Biotech, 2021-12-01 09:44:38

Introducing the PhysioMimix™ OOC Multi-Organ Microphysiological System
CN Bio, a leading developer of single and multi-organ microphysiological systems (MPS), otherwise known as organ-on-a-chip (OOC), today announced the commercial launch of its new PhysioMimix™ OOC Multi-Organ MPS.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 09:33:00

Novel anti-inflammatory drug target identified by CRISPR
In this interview, News-Medical speaks to Dr. Jeffrey Rathmell ​​​about his recent research into how metabolic pathways impact immune function.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 09:18:00

Sanofi snaps up Origimm for early-phase acne vaccine, opening new front in mRNA strategy
Sanofi snaps up Origimm for early-phase acne vaccine, opening new front in mRNA strategy ntaylor Wed, 12/01/2021 - 02:16
Fierce Biotech, 2021-12-01 07:16:10

WHO recommends the use of first long-acting option to protect women from HIV
The first long-acting option to protect women from HIV, proven to reduce women's HIV risk, has been recommended for use by the World Health Organization.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 05:02:00

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

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

Lessons learnt from the pandemic: Nurse-scientists share strategies for expanding capacity and staffing
Since March of 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has put an unprecedented strain on the American health care system as large surges of intensive care unit patients overwhelmed hospitals.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 04:37:00

Unvaccinated white evangelicals seem to be resistant to persuasive pro-vaccine messages
White evangelical Christians have resisted getting vaccinated against COVID-19 at higher rates than other religious groups in the United States. A new study by Yale researchers provides evidence that persuading these vaccine holdouts to get their shots has only gotten more difficult.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 04:26:00

Survey finds more tweens using media during the pandemic than before
"Put down your phone" is a common parental phrase, the modern-day equivalent of "turn off the TV." That's because parents have long thought that staring at a screen for too long will have a detrimental effect.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 04:20:00

Study sheds light on Aβ deposition patterns in the brain from external sources
Alzheimer's disease (AD) involves the deposition of a protein called amyloid β protein (Aβ) in the brain. This protein can build up in both the functional tissues, or "parenchyma", of the brain, and in the blood vessels.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 04:12:00