Genomic & Biopharma News

Bayer, CureVac part ways on COVID-19 vaccine: reports
Bayer, CureVac part ways on COVID-19 vaccine: reports jkeenan Fri, 10/15/2021 - 10:43
Fierce Pharma, 2021-10-15 14:43:52

ORB Employees Participate in 2019 Martin Luther King Day Event
ORB employees get a rare break from the lab on January 21, 2019. A group of Ocean Ridge Biosciences employees stepped out of the lab on a beautiful South Florida winter day to take part in an event honoring Martin Luther King. We got our hands dirty planting some flowers and shrubs at a local park in Deerfield Beach.
ORB Company News, 2019-01-22 23:24:59

Zinc oxide in sunscreens destroys UVA protection during sun exposure
During use some sunscreens offer very limited protection against dangerous sunrays and may even be harmful.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-15 14:26:18

Researchers explore how opioids may have become so widely abused
Researchers may have uncovered new answers on how to create safer opioids. Design a new opioid to bypass the part of brain that feels pleasure, but retain the analgesic properties, which make opioids one of the most effective pain relievers.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-15 14:18:31

New wearable and noninvasive device created for less intrusive glucose monitoring
Noninvasive glucose monitoring devices are not currently commercially available in the United States, so people with diabetes must collect blood samples or use sensors embedded under the skin to measure their blood sugar levels.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-15 14:15:33

New atlas of small cell lung cancer reveals rare population of stem-like cells with metastatic properties
Imagine you're about to go on a cross-country trip, stopping at spots along the way to admire local attractions.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-15 14:12:00

Despite Merck's oral COVID-19 drug, antibodies by Regeneron, GSK and others still have billions in sales ahead: analyst
Despite Merck's oral COVID-19 drug, antibodies by Regeneron, GSK and others still have billions in sales ahead: analyst aliu Fri, 10/15/2021 - 10:08
Fierce Pharma, 2021-10-15 14:08:27

Daily use of cannabidiol oil may shrink lung tumors
It may be worth exploring further the use of cannabidiol ('CBD') oil as a potential lung cancer treatment, suggest doctors in BMJ Case Reports after dealing with a daily user whose lung tumor shrank without the aid of conventional treatment.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-15 14:05:50

Harnessing the microbiome potential
Spring is underway in parts of the US, and while Florida by no means undergoes the dramatic reappearance of foliage or colorful clumps of daffodils and azaleas, the southern part of the sunshine state experiences its share of spring renewals.  For instance, recently a brood of Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata) hatchlings appeared near Ocean Ridge Biosciences' laboratory.
ORB Company Blog, 2017-03-31 21:41:45

Greenwood takes the top job at Kojin Therapeutics, leading an all-woman biotech C-suite
Greenwood takes the top job at Kojin Therapeutics, leading an all-woman biotech C-suite badams Fri, 10/15/2021 - 10:02
Fierce Biotech, 2021-10-15 14:02:05

FDA adds Class I recall label to Abbott Alinity COVID tests after risk of false positives
FDA adds Class I recall label to Abbott Alinity COVID tests after risk of false positives apark Fri, 10/15/2021 - 09:42
Fierce Biotech, 2021-10-15 13:42:37