Genomic & Biopharma News

Upcoming Event – Exosomes in the CNS
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM The New York Academy of Sciences Presented by the Biochemical Pharmacology Discussion Group Extracellular vesicles have experienced increasing attention in recent years, as our understanding of the diversity of their function has expanded from simple waste disposal units to critical players in cellular communication. In ...
Exosome RNA Research & Industry News, 2016-12-07 10:00:19

A new University of Pennsylvania effort is bringing RNA sequencing into high school classrooms through a free online resource
The goal is to make it easier for science teachers to incorporate the latest advances in science into their curricula. The initiative, Discovering the Genome, was spearheaded by Kristin Field, director of programs at Penn’s Nano/Bio Interface Center, and Junhyong Kim, professor of biology in the School of Arts & Sciences. Working with researchers around ...
Transcriptome Research & Industry News, 2016-12-07 10:00:01

Study explores causes of diagnostic delays and impact on treatment in cancer patients
Patients wait an average of four months before seeking a cancer diagnosis, researchers report at the ESMO ASIA 2016 Congress in Singapore.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-07 09:31:04

Research underscores need for targeted interventions to prevent hip fractures among dementia patients
The hip fracture risk factors are generally similar among those with and without Alzheimer's disease, according to a recent study from the University of Eastern Finland.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-07 09:26:10

Researchers identify critical paralog groups with indispensable role in cellular signalling pathways
Throughout evolutionary history, there have been genetic elements that have duplicated - giving rise to genes with different functions.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-07 09:12:43

AbbVie’s phase 2 PARP study misses survival endpoints; hopes rest on bigger phase 3
AbbVie’s phase 2 PARP study misses survival endpoints; hopes rest on bigger phase 3 badams Wed, 12/07/2016 - 04:02
Fierce Biotech, 2016-12-07 09:02:09

Scientists discover how motors maneuver cells' intricate roadway system
Much like motors power our cars, they also ensure that proteins get to the right place in our cells, and a wide variety of diseases - from cancer to heart problems - can result when they don't.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-07 08:58:23

Simple nutrition care program in hospitals could help reduce patient stays and readmission rates
While proper nutrition is vital to staying healthy, its importance becomes more critical for patients recovering in the hospital.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-07 08:45:50

China is narrowing the U.S. lead in cancer research
China is narrowing the U.S. lead in cancer research phil Wed, 12/07/2016 - 03:31
Fierce Biotech, 2016-12-07 08:31:35