Genomic & Biopharma News

Integrated Technologies Ltd show potential for new opportunities through accreditation
Integrated Technologies Ltd has successfully achieved accreditation of ITL Virginia Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary in the United States, to ISO 13485.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-02 10:11:00

Takeda and Lightstone join forces to fund and launch neuroscience upstart
Takeda and Lightstone join forces to fund and launch neuroscience upstart badams Fri, 12/02/2016 - 04:27
Fierce Biotech, 2016-12-02 09:27:26

Hallucinogenic drug offers relief for people with cancer-related anxiety or depression
In a small double-blind study, Johns Hopkins researchers report that a substantial majority of people suffering cancer-related anxiety or depression found considerable relief for up to six months from a single large dose of psilocybin -- the active compound in hallucinogenic "magic mushrooms."
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-02 09:26:40

Intellia gears up for human testing of CRISPR with new HQ, set to double staffers
Intellia gears up for human testing of CRISPR with new HQ, set to double staffers badams Fri, 12/02/2016 - 03:53
Fierce Biotech, 2016-12-02 08:53:53

Amryt secures €20M to fund pivotal rare disease trial
Amryt secures €20M to fund pivotal rare disease trial nick.paul.taylor Fri, 12/02/2016 - 03:51
Fierce Biotech, 2016-12-02 08:51:27

Researcher to study ethical complexities of involving teens at high risk for HIV in prevention trials
An Indiana University nursing researcher has been awarded $1.1 million to study the ethical complexities of involving adolescents ages 14-17 at high risk for HIV in biomedical prevention trials.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-02 08:44:07

Delay in giving adrenaline shots after cardiac arrest lowers survival rates of patients
Hospitals in which the administration of epinephrine to patients whose hearts have stopped is delayed beyond five minutes have significantly lower survival rates of those patients, a new study led by a cardiologist at UT Southwestern Medical Center finds.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-02 08:33:04

Report reveals hospitalization, mortality rates for kidney disease patients continue to decrease in the U.S.
According to an annual data report from the United States Renal Data System, hospitalization and mortality rates for patients with chronic kidney disease continue to decline in the U.S.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-02 08:16:00

Menopausal women may experience accelerated decline in lung function, research shows
Menopausal women appear to experience an accelerated decline in lung function, according to new research published online ahead of print in the American Thoracic Society's American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-02 08:08:03