Genomic & Biopharma News

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Researchers develop novel statistical method to evaluate gene-to-gene interactions linked with cancer
Research led by Hui-Yi Lin, PhD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics at LSU Health New Orleans School of Public Health, has developed another novel statistical method for evaluating gene-to-gene interactions associated with cancer and other complex diseases.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:56:57

Digital psychiatric therapy can 'rewire' the brain in children with ADHD, study shows
ATENTIV, LLC, pioneers in digital therapies for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and other cognitive disorders, today announced the publication of a recently completed brain imaging study using the ATENTIVmynd Technology platform.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:50:27

Preventing ACL injuries in high school athletes
It's not an uncommon scenario. An athlete is sailing through the air or making a quick turn when all of a sudden he or she hears a "pop" in the knee. An athlete who experiences this followed by sudden pain and swelling often receives the much-feared diagnosis of an anterior cruciate ligament tear.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:45:02

New polyclonal immunotherapy successfully neutralizes Ebola virus
SAB Biotherapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that its anti-Ebola immunotherapy (SAB-139) provided "100% protection against a lethal dose of the Ebola virus" in a recent animal study published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:41:30

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Hearts of newborn piglets can completely heal after heart attacks
While pigs still cannot fly, researchers have discovered that the hearts of newborn piglets do have one remarkable ability. They can almost completely heal themselves after experimental heart attacks.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:35:26

Study shows efficacy, safety of AAV5-based gene therapy to treat sheep model of achromatopsia
A study of a large animal model of achromatopsia caused by a mutation in the CNGA3 gene that was treated with a single injection of CNGA3 gene therapy delivered using an AAV5 vector revealed findings reported long-term follow-up findings that show promise for the efficacy and safety of this therapeutic approach.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:30:50

New discoveries show how protein droplets do more than keep cells’ interiors tidy
Inside cells, where DNA is packed tightly in the nucleus and rigid proteins keep intricate transport systems on track, some molecules have a simpler way of establishing order. They can self-organize, find one another in crowded spaces, and quickly coalesce into droplets­­ - like oil in water.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:27:12

Study shows impact of optimizing airport flight patterns on human health
Health costs associated with noise from changing flight patterns over populated urban landscapes far outweigh the benefits of reduced flight times, according to a new study conducted at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health and Queens Quiet Skies.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2018-08-15 18:05:58

As biosimilars loom, Roche's Genentech plans to lay off 223 staffers in California
As Roche braces for the biosimilar assault on blockbuster cancer drugs, its Genentech unit is parting ways with 223 staffers in California.
Fierce Pharma, 2018-08-15 18:05:19