Genomic & Biopharma News

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

Battling the bullets from the operating room to the community
Dr. Laurie Punch plunged her gloved hands into Sidney Taylor's open chest in a hospital’s operating room here, pushing on his heart to make it pump again after a bullet had torn through his flesh, collarbone and lung. His pulse had faded to nothing. She needed to get his heart beating.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-12 12:55:57

New machine learning app aims to prevent severe patient falls
New research will be live in npj Digital Medicine on December 12, 2019, that will feature a machine learning app aimed at preventing patients from severe fall-related injuries and deaths.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-12 12:51:14

Brain imaging of veterans reveals two subtypes of Gulf War illness
Brain imaging of veterans with Gulf War illness show varying abnormalities after moderate exercise that can be categorized into two distinct groups -; an outcome that suggests a more complex illness that previously thought.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-12 12:39:51

Seven ways to get the right amount of sleep during holiday season
Aunt Jessica is visiting from the west coast. Twelve gifts need wrapping. Three party invites just arrived by text message. And now little Timmy's classmates expect fresh-baked cookies by 7 a.m.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-12 12:31:10

Repurposing Pfizer's heart rhythm drug Tikosyn to treat PAH
Pfizer’s Tikosyn (dofetilide) has been available since 1999 to treat patients with irregular heartbeats. Now, years after the drug has gone generic, scientists at Georgetown University have found a potential new use for it—treating pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Fierce Biotech, 2019-12-12 12:16:30

The health care promises we cannot keep
It was a promise Matt Perrin wasn't able to keep. "I'll never take away your independence," he'd told his mother, Rosemary, then 71, who lived alone on Cape Cod, Mass., in a much-loved cottage.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-12 12:13:54

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

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Cancer Care
Artificial intelligence (AI) is being tested in clinics around the world, but is it a realistic ambition to apply sophisticated algorithms to cancer care?
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-12-12 11:12:56

AZ, Daiichi’s targeted breast cancer therapy on target
Patients achieved a disease control rate of 97.3%
PharmaTimes, 2019-12-12 09:29:01

Lilly launches first of its kind trial for RET fusion-positive NSCLC
Selpercatinib was designed to inhibit native RET signaling as well as anticipated acquired resistance mechanisms
PharmaTimes, 2019-12-12 09:25:30