Genomic & Biopharma News

Administering immunotherapy alongside chemoradiation for advanced NSCLC appears to be safe and tolerable
Research from Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey shows administering the immunotherapy drug pembrolizumab together with chemotherapy given at the same time as radiation treatment (chemoradiation) is safe and tolerable as a first-line therapy for patients with stage 3 non-small cell lung cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 07:55:00

DeNovix to give away special edition Pink CellDrop Automated Cell Counter
DeNovix Inc., will donate a limited edition Pink CellDrop Automated Cell Counter to one lucky research lab. The winner, randomly chosen from entries to the company’s drawing, will be announced following the conclusion of the annual AACR meeting being held in San Diego, CA. April 24th - 29th, 2020.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 07:48:00

Tulane establishes COVID-19 research program to develop a vaccine and test treatments
From working to develop one of the first nonhuman primate models for the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to designing new therapeutic strategies and nanotechnology-based tests to rapidly diagnose infections, researchers at Tulane University are responding across disciplines to the emerging coronavirus epidemic.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 07:38:12

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

Researchers discover new mechanism involved in the expression of Down syndrome
Researchers at CHU Sainte-Justine and Université de Montréal have discovered a new mechanism involved in the expression of Down syndrome, one of the main causes of intellectual disability and congenital heart defects in children.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 07:33:51

UAH research could have broad implications for immunotherapy and cancer treatment
Research into engineering artificial organs that mimic the functions of human lymph nodes at The University of Alabama in Huntsville has garnered one of its professors a $507,777 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Program Award.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 07:26:53

Electronic Sun Sentinel: Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach

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

New label-free microscopic techniques provide better visualization of extracellular vesicles
The Biophotonics Imaging Lab at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology has developed imaging techniques that investigate tissues without using any staining or labels.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 07:15:38

HCI at University of Utah to host 7th annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Research Conference
The 7th annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Research Conference will be hosted by Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah in partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and Theresa's Research Foundation on September 10 and 11, 2020.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 07:03:24

Simulation-based training helps doctors deliver bad news more effectively to patients
We've all feared hearing a doctor say, "We need to talk." It's even scarier if the physician is robotic, speaks in jargon or isn't clear about next steps.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 06:57:00

UV technology eliminates more than 96% of pathogens in ORs and on medical equipment
Ultraviolet technology developed by the New York-based firm PurpleSun Inc. eliminates more than 96 percent of pathogens in operating rooms and on medical equipment, compared to 38 percent using manual cleaning methods that rely on chemicals to disinfect surfaces, according to a study published this month in the American Journal of Infection Control.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-02-21 06:50:00