Genomic & Biopharma News

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

Innovative research could lead to new ways to treat, prevent cancer
Research into cancer can provide new insight into how this disease works and how it can be stopped. The Experimental Biology 2018 meeting will showcase innovative research that could lead to new ways to treat and prevent cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-23 05:28:38

Research offers new hope for healing wounds in patients with diabetes
One of the most frustrating and debilitating complications of diabetes is the development of wounds on the foot or lower leg. Once they form, they can persist for months, leading to painful and dangerous infections.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-23 05:24:38

New studies related to causes of liver degradation and possible treatments
A treatment gap remains for many conditions involving damage to the liver, the body's main organ for removing toxins, among other functions. The Experimental Biology 2018 meeting (EB 2018) will feature important research announcements related to the causes of liver degradation and possible treatments.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-23 05:19:39

Shorter courses of radiotherapy found to be safe, effective for prostate cancer patients
Radiotherapy given in high doses over a shorter period of time is safe and effective for prostate cancer patients, according to research presented at the ESTRO 37 conference today.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-23 05:11:51

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Scientists illustrate role of novel chromosomal mutations in fosfomycin resistance
Researchers identified novel chromosomal mutations and described their role in the development of resistance of Escherichia coli (E. coli) to broad-spectrum antibiotic fosfomycin, according to research presented at the 28th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-23 05:08:05

Knee reconstructions are on the rise among the youth in Australia
According to a new study more and more young Australians are needing knee reconstruction surgeries that have risen by more than 70 per cent in the last 15 years. The new study was published today in the journal Medical Journal of Australia.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-23 04:02:19

Artificial sweeteners linked to obesity warn researchers
While people are getting more and more health conscious they are increasingly bending in favor of artificial sweeteners especially zero-calorie ones. New research has found that these replacements for sugar are likely to cause health changes which may be associated with diabetes and obesity.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-23 03:38:00

$2 million funding boosts progress of UAB biomedical startup
A $2 million investment is the latest step forward for the biomedical startup CNine Biosolutions LLC, which is headed by former University of Alabama at Birmingham postdoctoral fellow Theresa Schein, Ph.D., and retired UAB microbiology professor Scott Barnum, Ph.D. This funding comes from a Denver angel investor group.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-21 02:31:32

Study examines how higher-order gene combinations help maintain normal cell physiology
We inherit many traits from our parents including the color of our eyes and hair. Unfortunately, we also inherit risk factors for certain diseases such as cancer, heart disease, and diabetes. Understanding those genetic connections can help prevention efforts and develop new life-saving treatments to combat these diseases.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-04-21 02:23:55