Genomic & Biopharma News

Majority of trainee GPs willing to use mindfulness to reduce burnout, study shows
Mindfulness could help trainee GPs to build their resilience and reduce burnout, helping to reduce the number of newly qualified GPs leaving the profession, according to University of Warwick researchers.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-08-03 17:28:28

Cannabinoids may alter the effects of some prescription drugs
Cannabinoid-containing products may alter the effects of some prescription drugs, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-08-03 17:22:00

New head lice treatment receives FDA approval
The treatment, Xeglyze, was developed by Hatchtech, an Australian pharmaceutical company and will be commercialized by Dr Reddy's Laboratories.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-08-03 17:06:28

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.
ORB Company News, 2016-12-28 18:58:47

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

Routine health checkups at 18 months can effectively predict autism spectrum disorder
An early diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, a type of developmental disorder was found to be effective from routine health checkups of infants at 18 months of age.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-08-03 17:00:42

Cloth face masks have potential to reduce the transmission of SARS-CoV-2 viruses
A literature review coordinated by Karolinska Institutet in Sweden and McMaster University in Canada demonstrates that cloth face masks provide clinically useful levels of filtration, which has the potential to reduce the spread of viruses such as SARS-CoV-2.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-08-03 16:52:44

Novartis’ Ilaris unexpectedly slashes need for joint replacements from osteoarthritis in key study
Novartis’ Ilaris unexpectedly slashes need for joint replacements from osteoarthritis in key study arlene.weintraub Mon, 08/03/2020 - 12:44
Fierce Biotech, 2020-08-03 16:44:14

Scientists identify robust set of biomarkers to help guide treatment for brain injuries
A scientific team led by the University of Arizona and the Translational Genomics Research Institute, an affiliate of City of Hope, identified a robust set of biomarkers through proteomics and metabolomic analysis that could help guide treatment for tens of millions of patients who each year sustain brain injuries, potentially preventing severe long-term disabilities.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-08-03 16:11:40

Children exposed to trauma show biological signs of aging faster
Children who suffer trauma from abuse or violence early in life show biological signs of aging faster than children who have never experienced adversity, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-08-03 15:59:36

In a first, MorphoSys, Incyte win Monjuvi FDA nod in lymphoma to challenge Roche’s Polivy
In a first, MorphoSys, Incyte win Monjuvi FDA nod in lymphoma to challenge Roche’s Polivy aliu Mon, 08/03/2020 - 11:38
Fierce Pharma, 2020-08-03 15:38:41