Genomic & Biopharma News

Additive Manufacturing application notes released by Lucideon
Lucideon has released a new white paper titled ‘Additive Manufacturing – a Metallurgical Perspective’. The paper discusses the value and potential of metallurgical additive manufacturing alongside some of the challenges the technology needs to overcome.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-01 17:22:00

Overweight adolescents with bipolar disorder show signs of increased illness severity, study finds
Bipolar disorder is one of the most disabling medical conditions among adolescents worldwide. Similarly, being overweight or obese is common in adolescents and is known to confer risk for cardiovascular disease and other poor health outcomes in adulthood.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-01 17:17:26

Micronic release highly efficient storage tubes
Sample preservation and storage solutions designer Micronic released the innovative new 0.75ml and 1.40ml tubes with an external screw thread. The two tube sizes are the first in a range of new designs featuring an external thread.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-01 17:10:27

Type 2 diabetes linked to long list of complications that can affect health and quality of life
T2D Lifestyle, a national survey by Health Union of more than 400 individuals living with type 2 diabetes (T2D), reveals that patients not only struggle with commonly understood complications, but also numerous lesser known ones that people do not associate with diabetes.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-01 17:03:25

Gut Microbes Linked to Neurodegenerative Disease
Bacteria in the intestine influence motor dysfunction and neuroinflammation in a mouse model of Parkinson’s disease.
The Scientist, 2016-12-01 17:01:00

SEC raps Valeant again over its use of 'non-GAAP' measures
SEC raps Valeant again over its use of 'non-GAAP' measures chelfand Thu, 12/01/2016 - 11:50
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-01 16:50:09

Study identifies conditions required to further develop liver and pancreas cells
AMSBIO reports on the recent publication in Nature Protocols1 by Dr Meritxell Huch** and co-workers which describes development of culture conditions that allow the long-term expansion of adult primary tissues from the liver and pancreas into self-assembling 3D organoid cultures.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-01 16:49:27

Study finds no changes in overall rates of suicide attempts and patterns
Johns Hopkins investigators report that their analysis of a national database representing more than 1 billion emergency department visits shows that over a recent eight-year period, nothing much has changed in the rates of unsuccessful suicide attempts, or in the age, gender, seasonal timing or means used by those who tried to take their lives in the United States.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-01 16:47:14

FDA Commissioner Califf has supporters who hope Trump will keep him
FDA Commissioner Califf has supporters who hope Trump will keep him epalmer Thu, 12/01/2016 - 11:46
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-01 16:46:50