Genomic & Biopharma News

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Study ties stroke-related brain blood vessel abnormality to gut bacteria
NIH funded study supports link between high levels of gram-negative bacteria and a stroke- seizure- and headache-inducing vascular malformation
National Institutes of Health, 2020-06-03 19:15:00

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

Open (your wallet) wide: Dentists charge extra for infection control
After nearly two months at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Erica Schoenradt was making plans in May to see her dentist for a checkup.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-06-03 19:08:02

Hype collides with science as FDA tries to rein in ‘wild West’ of COVID blood tests
"Save your business while saving lives," reads the website of Because Health, a Seattle tech startup selling two types of tests to employers willing to pay $350 a pop to learn whether their workers have been infected with COVID-19.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-06-03 18:41:20

Pfizer, Merck, AZ, J&J and Moderna selected as 'Warp Speed' finalists: NYT
Pfizer, Merck, AZ, J&J and Moderna selected as 'Warp Speed' finalists: NYT esagonowsky Wed, 06/03/2020 - 13:59
Fierce Pharma, 2020-06-03 17:59:42

NIH to test one-dose antibiotic for the prevention of maternal and infant sepsis
Study of pregnant women in low- and middle-income countries co-funded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
National Institutes of Health, 2020-06-03 17:00:00

Spine surgeons across the world are experiencing the effects of COVID-19
Spine surgeons across the world are experiencing effects of COVID-19, including canceled procedures, changes in clinical roles, anxiety and risk of exposure to the disease themselves due to insufficient protective equipment. An international team of researchers reported these findings recently in the Global Spine Journal.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-06-03 15:57:00

New guidelines improve outcomes in colon cancer patients
A new University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center study finds that many Kentucky patients with colon cancer are not receiving the recommended standard of care therapy for their disease.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-06-03 15:56:00

New drug can prevent life-threatening anaphylaxis, shows study
For someone with a food or drug allergy, the risk of life-threatening anaphylactic shock lurks around every corner. A new Northwestern Medicine study shows there might be a pill that can be taken proactively to prevent mild to life-threatening anaphylaxis, no matter the cause.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-06-03 15:51:00

Mindfulness program can improve attention and decision making skills in children with autism
School-based mindfulness programs can improve decision-making skills and teach children with autism to focus attention and react less impulsively through breathing exercises that will allow them to reduce anxiety, according to Rutgers researchers.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-06-03 15:49:41