Genomic & Biopharma News

Identifying genomic subtypes of pancreatic cancer from histology slides using AI-based tool
AP-HP Greater Paris University Hospitals, the leading European clinical trial center with the largest amount of healthcare data in France dedicated to research and Owkin, a startup pioneering Federated Learning and AI technologies for medical research and clinical development, announced the recent results of their ongoing strategic collaboration at ASCO 2021.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 02:33:24

Compound may block COVID-19 virus from entering lung cells, study reports
Research conducted at LSU Health New Orleans Neuroscience Center of Excellence reports that Elovanoids, bioactive chemical messengers made from omega-3 very-long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids discovered by the Bazan lab in 2017, may block the virus that causes COVID-19 from entering cells and protect the air cells (alveoli) of the lung.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 02:28:13

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

Discovery suggests new pathways for safeguarding the immune system’s ability to fight cancer
In order for cancer to grow and spread, it has to evade detection by our immune cells, particularly specialized "killer" T cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 02:22:18

Changes in community networks impact the ensuing spread of disease
The COVID-19 pandemic has made clear the importance of understanding precisely how diseases spread throughout networks of transportation. However, rigorously determining the connection between disease risk and changing networks--which either humans or the environment may alter--is challenging due to the complexity of these systems.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 02:13:28

Major anti-cancer protein released by neutrophils selectively kills tumor cells
A study published in the June 10, 2021 issue of Cell describes a remarkable new mechanism by which the body's own immune system can eliminate cancer cells without damaging host cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 02:10:35

GSK reveals 26M Americans skipped routine vaccinations last year, quantifying widely held suspicions
GSK reveals 26M Americans skipped routine vaccinations last year, quantifying widely held suspicions bbulik Thu, 06/10/2021 - 22:05
Fierce Pharma, 2021-06-11 02:05:48

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 cloud technologies expand brain sciences
People often think about human behavior in terms of what is happening in the present--reading a newspaper, driving a car, or catching a football. But other dimensions of behavior extend over weeks, months, and years.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 02:04:46

Research program aims to make digitalization part of every-day patient care
Digitalization is moving forward fast in every field, including medicine. But how can digital tools be integrated into healthcare processes, and how should data be visualized to personalize patient care?
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 01:53:54

Facemasks impair children's ability to read people's emotions
The U-Vip (Unit for Visually Impaired People) research team led by Monica Gori at the IIT- Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia has recently published a study which shows for the first time how children aged from 3 to 5 years old have problems in recognizing the emotions of people wearing surgical masks.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-06-11 01:50:01