Genomic & Biopharma News

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Northwestern researchers continue to tackle every facet of COVID-19 pandemic
As the COVID-19 pandemic nears the two-year mark, Northwestern Medicine scientists continue to tackle every facet of the disease, from investigating coronavirus vaccines' potential for providing immunity against similar coronaviruses to developing novel rapid antigen-based tests and examining disparities in COVID-19 case and mortality rates in Chicago.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:52:42

New strategy for antibodies to distort viruses discovered
It is widely understood that antibodies neutralize viruses by latching onto their surfaces and blocking them from infecting host cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:46:40

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Low wind speeds and stale air associated with higher incidence of Covid-19
While it may not be the season for beach going and barbecues, people continue to work and gather outside in many settings. Is that cause for concern in these latest stages of the pandemic, and new variants? Not necessarily, but a new study indicates that low wind speeds and stale air are associated with a higher incidence of contracting Covid-19 when people socialize outside – perhaps as much as 45 percent more compared to when winds are stronger.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:37:39

Face mask sewing related to well-being at start of pandemic
During a critical face mask shortage at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, home sewers responded by pulling out fabric stashes, threading their machines and getting to work.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:32:29

First standardized Russian-language test developed for aphasia-related disorders
Researchers from the HSE University Centre for Language and Brain have created and standardized a new test battery for diagnosing language disorders in people with brain damage.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:25:59

Teriflunomide tempers lesion growth in pediatric patients with multiple sclerosis
There are few treatment options for children with multiple sclerosis-;a condition in which the immune system attacks the protective covering of nerves in the brain and spinal cord-;and most therapies for the disease have not been tested in children.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:18:27

Study reports first-ever modeling of the electrical activity of circadian clock neurons in diurnal species
It's no secret that jet lag and night-shift work can wreak havoc on the way our body's internal clock syncs up our daily wake-sleep cycle, known as circadian rhythm, but now researchers say they are a step closer to understanding how the brain creates behavioral rhythms optimized for diurnal, rather than nocturnal, life.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:06:07

New safe, painless diagnostic tool for detecting breast cancer
Mammograms are a safe, effective way to detect the presence of breast cancer in women. But doctors recommend most females should start getting mammograms after the age of 40 in part because the procedure involves small doses of ionizing radiation.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-12-01 00:02:02

IκBα is required for full transcriptional induction of some NFκB-regulated genes in response to TNF in MCF-7 cells

Nature, 2021-12-01 00:00:00