Genomic & Biopharma News

Recurrent GNAQ mutation encoding T96S in natural killer/T cell lymphoma

Nature, 2019-09-16 00:00:00

Accelerating drug discovery process to help patients
An international research team has developed a new strategy that can predict the potential clinical implications of new therapeutic compounds based on simple cellular responses.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 18:51:28

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

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

New contrast agent combination benefits image-based modeling of tumor processes
A new contrast agent combination for imaging tumor samples enhances imaging and data extraction and thus benefits image-based modeling of tumor processes.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 18:46:36

Study shows how the interplay of two cytokines affects development of Tfh cells
The body's immune response fights against infectious disease, and it safeguards against future infections through vaccination.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 18:41:38

University of Illinois at Chicago opens three health care simulation centers
This fall, the University of Illinois at Chicago celebrates the opening of three health care simulation centers.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 18:23:54

West Nile Virus samples found 10 miles apart came from different places, NAU scientist finds
After sequencing more than 400 different genomes of the West Nile Virus, an NAU scientist discovered the two reports of West Nile Virus in Coconino County came from two different places. One migrated north from the Phoenix area. The other is a bit more of a mystery.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 18:20:38

Drugs used to treat retinal diseases are excreted into human breast milk, study finds
Certain drugs used to treat retinal diseases are excreted into breast milk, raising possible safety concerns for developing infants, suggests a first-of-its-kind study led by St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto and published in Ophthalmology.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 17:41:27

Americans living with rheumatic disease face healthcare challenges, survey reveals
Americans living with rheumatic disease face significant healthcare challenges, according to a national patient survey released this week by the American College of Rheumatology and its Simple Tasks™ public awareness campaign.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 17:20:17

Study shows how the immune system achieves antibody diversity
Diversity is good, especially when it comes to antibodies. It's long been known that a gene assembly process called V(D)J recombination allows our immune system to mix and match bits of genetic code, generating new antibodies to conquer newly encountered threats.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-09-15 16:58:17