Genomic & Biopharma News

Metabolic pathway that shows potential to slow aging may drive brain cancer
While a particular metabolic pathway shows potential to slow down the aging process, new research indicates a downside: That same pathway may drive brain cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 16:45:35

High BMI or fat mass linked to increased risk for SUI and UUI in older women
In a study of older women, the prevalence of stress- and urgency urinary incontinence (SUI and UUI) was at least two-fold higher among women in the highest category of body mass index (BMI) or fat mass compared with women in the lowest category.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 16:38:08

HealthTrender Anemia launched in India by HemoCue®
Launch of HemoCue® HealthTrender Anemia, empowering you with the tools and insight to fight anemia, presented at the Sweden Embassy in New Delhi.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 16:37:32

Honey profiling for impurities and falsifications
Without testing commercially available honey, it is impossible to guarantee that is safe, natural and authentic. This is because bees are free agents, they cannot be restricted to a specific region, or to a type of plant that you would like them to pollinate.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 16:22:09

Pricing, access to drive debate as new meds push 2021 drug spending to $1.5T
Pricing, access to drive debate as new meds push 2021 drug spending to $1.5T esagonowsky Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:18
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-06 16:18:50

New study of water-saving plants advances efforts to develop drought-resistant crops
As part of an effort to develop drought-resistant food and bioenergy crops, scientists have uncovered the genetic and metabolic mechanisms that allow certain plants to conserve water and thrive in semi-arid climates.
ScienceDaily, 2016-12-06 16:16:37

Using the force: Powerful new technique reveals mechanical environment of cells in their natural habitat, the living embryo
A powerful new technique reveals the mechanical environment of cells in their natural habitat, the living embryo, outlines a new report.
ScienceDaily, 2016-12-06 16:15:05

Embattled Teva's surprise generics CEO switch shocks analysts, scares investors
Embattled Teva's surprise generics CEO switch shocks analysts, scares investors chelfand Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:01
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-06 16:01:32

Findings on ‘Solid Stress’ in Tumors Could Spark Development of New Therapies

Immuno-Oncology News, 2016-12-06 15:00:37