Genomic & Biopharma News

New assistive technology can accurately identify collapsed lungs from chest x-rays
New assistive technology can diagnose collapsed lungs from chest x-rays with a higher degree of accuracy than radiologists.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-10-16 19:35:26

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy can relieve symptoms and side-effects of radiotherapy
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy can relieve self-reported symptoms and side-effects of radiotherapy against cancer in the pelvic region, a study shows. After 30-40 sessions in a hyperbaric chamber, many patients experienced reductions in bleeding, urinary incontinence, and pain alike.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-10-16 19:23:34

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Frontotemporal lobar degeneration consortium combines and continues research efforts
NIH grant connects existing studies to form cornerstone for clinical research.
National Institutes of Health, 2019-10-16 19:15:00

Spectrum Health, MSU researchers aim to find new or better treatments for "orphan diseases"
The National Institutes of Health has awarded a Michigan State University researcher a $2.1 million, five-year grant to search vast databases of existing drugs.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-10-16 19:12:36

Researchers develop affordable, reliable paper-based sensor to detect iron levels in fortified foods
Many low-income countries have turned to mass food fortification programs to address nutrient deficiencies in their populations. But many of these programs lack the resources needed to determine if the appropriate amount of nutrients is consistently present in those food products.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-10-16 19:12:13

Competitive people more likely to give in to drug consumption
Hostile and competitive people are more likely to give in to drug consumption, according to a study published by a research group at the University of Cordoba.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-10-16 19:04:50

Scientists work toward a rapid point-of-care diagnostic test for Lyme disease
Rapid assay for Lyme disease could lead to a practical test for use by healthcare providers.
National Institutes of Health, 2019-10-16 19:00:00

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

German Lab Faces Criminal Charges After Undercover Investigation
Video taken at the Laboratory of Pharmacology and Toxicology contract testing facility appears to show mistreatment of monkeys, dogs, and cats.
The Scientist, 2019-10-16 18:12:19

Increase in levels of methylmercury due to climate change could have a cascade of effects
As global temperatures continue to rise, the thawing of permafrost in Arctic areas is being accelerated and mercury that has been trapped in the frozen ground is now being released in various forms into surrounding waterways, soil and air.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-10-16 17:53:20