Genomic & Biopharma NewsStudy finds considerable variation in hip fracture rates across nursing homes
In a nationally representative study, researchers found considerable variation in the rates of hip fractures across US nursing home facilities.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-23 00:27:49|
C-Path receives support from European Medicines Agency for liver injury biomarker
Critical Path Institute announced today that the European Medicines Agency has issued a Letter of Support for measurement of glutamate dehydrogenase (GLDH) as a biomarker of hepatocellular liver injury.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-23 00:23:52|
New essential oil inhaler facilitates pain management
A new study testing the effectiveness of a patented essential oil inhaler (AromaStick) extends the existing body of evidence that the direct application of specially formulated scents reduces stress and increases attention and concentration.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-23 00:18:28|
New discovery sheds light on iron-restricted anemia that causes fatigue in millions
A new discovery from the University of Virginia School of Medicine has revealed an unknown clockwork mechanism within the body that controls the creation of oxygen-carrying red blood cells.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-23 00:10:50|
Study highlights new long-acting approach for prevention of malaria
A new study, published in Nature Communications, conducted by the University of Liverpool and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine highlights a new 'long acting' medicine for the prevention of malaria.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-23 00:03:31|
Prosthetic users less affected by ‘size-weight illusion’, research shows
People with prosthetic arms or hands do not experience the "size-weight illusion" as strongly as other people, new research shows.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-22 23:57:45|
Sun Sentinel: Ocean Ridge Biosciences expands to 5,400-square foot facility
Ocean Ridge Biosciences is a survivor in South Florida's fledgling biotech industry. In the past decade, Ocean Ridge has worked with more than 200 academic labs and companies, providing gene-based lab analysis of blood and tissue samples for the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests. Please read the PDF for more details
|ORB Company News, 2016-12-28 18:58:47|
Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach
|ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 21:24:27|
Rare Melanoma Responds Well to Immunotherapy Despite Thoughts It Wouldn’t, Study Reports
|Immuno-Oncology News, 2018-01-22 17:53:31|
Infants born in withdrawal due to opioid exposure in utero show abnormalities
A new study of infants born in withdrawal due to opioid exposure in utero shows a dramatic increase in torticollis - an abnormal twisting of the neck. Many of the infants also had plagiocephaly - a flattening of the head often seen in conjunction with torticollis.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-22 17:46:11|
Findings provide better understanding of cognitive inflexibility in Fragile X Syndrome
Mice with the genetic defect that causes Fragile X syndrome (FXS) learn and remember normally, but show an inability to learn new information that contradicts what they initially learned, shows a new study by a team of neuroscientists.
|News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-01-22 17:41:08|