Genomic & Biopharma News

ORB relocates to Deerfield Beach and celebrates grand opening of new facility with local researchers
After 8 years of operation in Palm Beach Gardens, Ocean Ridge Biosciences (ORB) has recently relocated to a 5,394 sq. ft. facility in Deerfield Beach, Florida. The new facility provides several improvements which will enable ORB to provide improved and expanded services to academic and corporate clients. These include:
ORB Company Blog, 2016-11-21 19:26:55

Bacteriophage therapy may ease severity of alcoholic hepatitis
NIH-funded study in mice merits further investigation as a potential treatment.
National Institutes of Health, 2019-11-15 01:15:00

WPI researchers developing miniaturized device to measure baby's blood oxygen levels
Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute are developing a sensor the size of a Band-Aid that will measure a baby's blood oxygen levels, a vital indication of the lungs' effectiveness and whether the baby's tissue is receiving adequate oxygen supply.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-11-15 00:38:48

Improved method for predicting retinopathy of prematurity could reduce unnecessary tests
A multicenter group of 41 hospitals led by researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has confirmed that an improved method for predicting retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), a leading cause of blindness in children, was able to reduce the number of babies having invasive diagnostic examinations by nearly a third, while raising disease detection up to 100 percent.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-11-15 00:31:48

Research explains why immunotherapy fails against prostate cancer bone metastases
Prostate cancer that spreads to the bone triggers the destruction of bone tissue that, in turn, thwarts the effectiveness of immune checkpoint inhibitors by blocking the development of T cells that are crucial to successful treatment, researchers from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center report in Cell.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-11-15 00:21:56

KHN’s ‘What the Health’: Spending bill slowdown
The fiscal year started a month and a half ago, but Congress has still not agreed on an annual spending bill for the Department of Health and Human Services - or any of the other annual spending bills that fund the government.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-11-15 00:08:25

Pelican Newspaper: Gene profiling at Ocean Ridge Biosciences to unlock mysteries of the human body
Identifying the markers for pancreatic cancer may have happened here in a 5,400 square foot facility where scientists routinely practice next generation RNA profiling and biomarker discovery. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-11-25 18:55:37

MT1G serves as a tumor suppressor in hepatocellular carcinoma by interacting with p53

Nature, 2019-11-15 00:00:00

SIRT7 couples light-driven body temperature cues to hepatic circadian phase coherence and gluconeogenesis

Nature, 2019-11-15 00:00:00

Author Correction: PTENα and PTENβ promote carcinogenesis through WDR5 and H3K4 trimethylation

Nature, 2019-11-15 00:00:00

Regulation of gene expression by cis-acting long non-coding RNAs

Nature, 2019-11-15 00:00:00