Genomic & Biopharma News

Hey, sales reps. Doctors aren't robots, so give them some love, P&G Health executive says
CANNES, FRANCE—Forget the charts and graphs. Lead with your heart. That’s the message from Attila Cansun, a CMO at newly rebranded P&G Health. Cansun and his team use an evaluation-and-revamp strategy for the company’s doctor relationships.
Fierce Pharma, 2019-06-19 08:07:53

Inhaling irritant that mimics air pollution changes defensive heart-lung reflex for hypertension
Air pollution significantly increases the risk for premature deaths, particularly in people with underlying cardiovascular disease, clinical and epidemiological studies have determined.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 08:03:00

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. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 15:35:33

Novel microfluidic device captures and isolates circulating tumor cell clusters
Cancer touches nearly everyone in one way or another, and regrettably, it will claim another 600,000 lives in the U.S. in 2019, according to the American Cancer Society. Researchers from San Diego State University, TumorGen MDx Inc., and Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute set out to explore a seemingly basic question: What is it about cancer that kills?
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 07:54:54

Researchers find possible counterpunch to drug resistance of melanoma
Researchers at Oregon State University and Oregon Health & Science University have found a possible counterpunch to the drug resistance of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 07:34:20

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. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-02 15:35:33

Sociologist identifies link between decline in stable manufacturing jobs and reduced fertility rates
As the Great Recession wiped out nearly 9 million jobs and 19 trillion dollars in wealth from U.S. households, American families experienced another steep decline -- they had fewer children.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 07:26:25

Postmenopausal breast cancer survivors at greater risk for developing heart disease
Thanks to advanced medical treatments, women diagnosed with breast cancer today will likely survive the disease.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 07:20:05

Study uncovers potential new way to prevent common pregnancy-related complications
About 1 in 10 pregnant women experience placenta abnormalities that lead to life-threatening preeclampsia (hypertension), preterm labor and fetal growth problems, but finding effective treatments to effectively prevent or reverse these conditions has so far been elusive.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 07:12:00

Researchers identify new clues on tissue damage in rheumatoid arthritis and lupus
Research supported by the Accelerating Medicines Partnership on Rheumatoid Arthritis and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus provides new insights into tissue damage for these autoimmune conditions.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 07:01:41

College affirmative action bans may increase smoking rates among minority high school students
College affirmative action bans may adversely affect the health of underrepresented minority high school students, according to the results of a new study from researchers at Penn Medicine.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 06:53:58