Genomic & Biopharma News

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

UTA researcher receives NIH grant to explore ways to boost innate immunity
A UTA researcher has won a five-year, $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to look at new ways to harness the body's own defense responses to fight pathogens like bacteria.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-21 19:52:28

ASU joins with Mayo Clinic to move blue clays closer to medical use
Researchers at Arizona State University and the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, have found that at least one type of blue clay may help fight disease-causing bacteria in wounds, including antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The findings appear in the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-21 19:48:15

Blood test could identify bladder cancer patients who may not benefit from immunotherapy
Patients who are unlikely to benefit from a commonly used immunotherapy for bladder cancer could be identified by a simple blood test, according to researchers at Brighton and Sussex Medical School.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-21 19:45:02

NIH officials: closing treatment gaps critical to ending the U.S. HIV epidemic
Disparities in achieving HIV suppression explored in related NIH-funded study.
National Institutes of Health, 2018-08-21 19:45:00

New study sheds light on exactly how animals follow smells
Most animals have a keen sense of smell, which assists them in everyday tasks. Now, a new study led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine sheds light on exactly how animals follow smells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-21 19:00:25

News of Note—NIH Zika vaccine trial, VBI Vaccines and more
Here is some other vaccine news of note for the week.
Fierce Pharma, 2018-08-21 18:51:41

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

HPV and other adolescent vaccines do not negatively impact fertility in young women
Adolescents who receive recommended vaccinations, including for human papillomavirus, have no increased risk of primary ovarian insufficiency, also known as premature menopause, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in Pediatrics.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-21 18:34:30

Clay may help fight disease-causing bacteria in wounds
The use of mud or wet clay as a topical skin treatment or a poultice is a common practice in some cultures and the concept of using mud as medicine goes back to earliest times.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-21 18:29:12

Researchers explore use of antipsychotic medications in older adults following heart surgery
Delirium is the medical term for an abrupt, rapid change in mental function that goes well beyond the typical forgetfulness of aging.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-21 18:17:23