Genomic & Biopharma News

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Overexpression of tumor suppressor gene may lead to B-cell lymphoma, study finds
Miguel Gallardo, researcher and coordinator of the H12O-CNIO Haematological Malignancies Clinical Research Unit headed by Joaquín Martínez at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, has participated in a study that revealed that hnRNP K overexpression may cause B-cell lymphomas, the most common types of blood cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-25 02:33:00

Study finds stark socio-economic inequalities in children's body mass index
Researchers at Trinity College have found that socio-economic inequalities in children's body mass index emerge during the pre-school years and widen across childhood and into early adolescence.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-25 01:52:00

Study sheds light on the burden of dengue in Bangladesh
Dengue, also known as dengue fever, is a viral disease transmitted to humans by mosquitoes of the genus Aedes.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-25 01:46:10

Palm Beach Post: ORB Leaves Palm Beach County for New Lab Space
David Willoughby lives in Palm Beach Gardens and, until recently, worked there too. But the owner of Ocean Ridge Biosciences wanted to expand, and he couldn't find suitable space in northern Palm Beach County.
ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 15:35:33

Short-term opioid use increases the positivity of emotional experiences
The human opioid system contributes to the regulation of emotions, pleasure and pain. Opioids are strong analgesics. In addition to effectively relieving pain, external opioids may improve mood and reduce negative emotions.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-25 01:40:49

EUSEM expresses concerns about the low level of evidence that underlies 1-hour sepsis bundle
Currently available evidence does not support the recent "Hour-1 Bundle" recommendation to perform five initial treatment steps within the first hour in patients with sepsis.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-25 01:33:44

Tips for staying safe in water during summer
Beaches, lakes, and pools are great ways to beat the summer heat but there are precautions to take before reaching for that swimsuit, report physicians with The University of Texas Health Science at Houston.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-25 01:18:46

Study examines mortality risks among professional athletes
Professional football players appear to have a somewhat elevated risk of death, including higher risk of succumbing to cardiac and neurodegenerative diseases, compared with professional baseball players of similar age, according to new research.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-24 20:28:00

Bioimpedance spectroscopy better than tape measure for assessing woman's lymphedema risk
Bioimpedance spectroscopy is better than a tape measure for assessing a woman's risk for developing lymphedema after breast cancer surgery, according to interim results of a study led by Sheila Ridner, PhD, RN, Martha Ingram Professor and director of the PhD in Nursing Science Program at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-24 20:18:00

Measles vaccination for all to prevent future disease outbreaks
Measles was declared eradicated in the United States in 2000, but has reappeared in recent months in the form of outbreaks in several states.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-05-24 20:11:45