Genomic & Biopharma News

Scientists make breakthrough in understanding the genetics of common syndromic autism
Australian and Chilean scientists have made a breakthrough in their understanding of the genetics of a common form of syndromic autism – and they hope their work could one day lead to the development of treatments for the condition.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 11:24:26

Healthy blood vessels could help stave off cognitive decline
High blood pressure may affect conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease by interfering with the brain’s waste management system, according to new research in rats published in JNeurosci. Maintaining blood vessel health could therefore help stave off cognitive decline.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 11:22:11

Sleep patterns can predict Alzheimer’s pathology later in life
Sleep patterns can predict the accumulation of Alzheimer’s pathology proteins later in life, according to a new study of older men and women published in JNeurosci. These findings could lead to new sleep-based early diagnosis and prevention measures in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 11:21:24

Palm Beach Post: ORB Leaves Palm Beach County for New Lab Space
David Willoughby lives in Palm Beach Gardens and, until recently, worked there too. But the owner of Ocean Ridge Biosciences wanted to expand, and he couldn't find suitable space in northern Palm Beach County.
ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 15:35:33

New ZetaView QUATT enhances nanoparticle analysis specificity
Analytik has launched the next generation ZetaView QUATT, with a multi-wavelength video tracking microscope for rapid analysis of size, concentration, fluorescence, electrophoretic mobility and sub-populations of individual nanoparticles.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 11:17:00

Creating a physical and genetic map of Cannabis sativa
Scientists have developed a physical and genetic map of Cannabis sativa to facilitate further investigation into the genetic and molecular mechanisms exhibited by this plant.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 10:52:47

Metabolic engineering of cannabinoids – are we there yet?
There has recently been a surge in research into the biosynthetic pathways of cannabinoids and the potential for commercialized metabolic engineering.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 10:37:00

Scientists develop universal FACS-based approach to heterogenous cell sorting, propelling organoid research
Researchers have developed three novel FACS protocols that can be used to isolate neural progenitors, astrocytes, and neurons from infected cerebral organoids.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 10:22:00

FACS-based CRISPR screening shows how Chlamydia bacterium invades host cells
Using FACS-based CRISPR screening, scientists have identified three candidate genes that may facilitate the invasion of Chlamydia trachomatis into host cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 10:10:00

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Invitation to attend Microbiome Movement – Drug Development & Nutrition Summit in Singapore
As the Program Director of the Microbiome Movement, I would like to formally invite you to join us an esteemed member of the delegation for the inaugural Microbiome Movement – Drug Development & Nutrition Summit taking place September 17-18 in Singapore.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 09:09:00