Genomic & Biopharma News

Study estimates end-of-life decisions for newborns in Flanders
Extremely ill newborns often present parents and doctors with very complex medical challenges and difficult ethical issues.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 03:41:00

Cinnamon compound could be useful supplement to dexamethasone in COVID-19 treatment
Researchers in Germany and the United States have conducted a study showing that supplementing dexamethasone treatment with Ceylon cinnamon in cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may allow dexamethasone to be administered at lower doses, thereby avoiding the side effects that occur with high doses of the steroid.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 03:29:42

Regeneron mAb cocktail benefits hospitalized patients with no natural SARS-CoV-2 antibody response
Researchers reporting on findings from the Randomized Evaluation of COVID-19 Therapy (RECOVERY) trial in the UK are recommending that any therapeutic use of REGEN-COV may be best restricted to individuals without detectable antibodies against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 03:09:08

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

'We're Not Gonna Take It'—Bayer and Twisted Sister rocker join nonprofit to push back on prostate cancer
'We're Not Gonna Take It'—Bayer and Twisted Sister rocker join nonprofit to push back on prostate cancer bbulik Thu, 06/17/2021 - 22:55
Fierce Pharma, 2021-06-18 02:55:33

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

Novel peptide-based hydrogels hold great promise for tissue engineering applications
Tissue-engineering scaffolds built around ultrashort peptides provide a new platform for studying bone regeneration in the lab.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 02:16:00

Digital healthcare could help deliver tailored advice to women experiencing pregnancy difficulties
Personalized coaching through a smartphone platform can help women improve their lifestyle behaviors in the period before and shortly after they become pregnant, a new study has shown.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 02:09:00

Researchers explore how the elderly use smart speakers at home
Researchers from Bentley University, in partnership with Waltham Council on Aging in Massachusetts, and as part of a study funded by the National Science Foundation, have been exploring how the elderly use smart speakers at home.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 02:04:00

Research may lead to rapid, accurate, point-of-care testing for COVID
A team of scientists headed by SANKEN (The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research) at Osaka University demonstrated that single virus particles passing through a nanopore could be accurately identified using machine learning.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 01:59:00

Unequal hospital quality associated with higher COVID-19 death rate for Black patients
The COVID-19 death rate for Black patients would be 10 percent lower if they had access to the same hospitals as white patients, a new study shows.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-18 01:56:34