Genomic & Biopharma News

An NS-segment exonic splicing enhancer regulates influenza A virus replication in mammalian cells

Nature, 2017-03-21 00:00:00

Pharma's rep with patient groups was on the rise, but not anymore: PatientView
Pharma's rep with patient groups was on the rise, but not anymore: PatientView beth.bulik Mon, 03/20/2017 - 19:58
Fierce Pharma, 2017-03-20 23:58:04

People with family history of alcoholism more likely to hold onto painful memory of hangovers
People with a family history of alcoholism are already known to be at a greater risk of developing a drinking problem, but new research led by Psychologist Dr Richard Stephens at Keele University has found they are also more likely to hold onto the painful memory of hangovers.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-03-20 23:45:10

SutroVax reels in $64M with plans to take on $7B pneumococcal vaccine market
SutroVax reels in $64M with plans to take on $7B pneumococcal vaccine market esagonowsky Mon, 03/20/2017 - 15:25
Fierce Pharma, 2017-03-20 19:25:46

Protein Known as Moesin Seen as Potential Target for Anti-Cancer Therapy in Early Study

Immuno-Oncology News, 2017-03-20 18:36:57

Early treatment with stem cells can safely help recovery in stroke patients, study shows
A multicenter trial looking at whether a single dose of millions of adult, bone-marrow-derived stem cells can aid stroke recovery indicates it's safe and well-tolerated by patients but may not significantly improve their recovery within the first three months, researchers report.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-03-20 18:12:34

Researchers develop mathematical formula to predict how large numbers of sperm swim
Researchers have developed a mathematical formula based on the rhythmic movement of a sperm's head and tail, which significantly reduces the complexities of understanding and predicting how sperm make the difficult journey towards fertilising an egg.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-03-20 18:03:18

Methylation status of ten positions in genome correlates with all-cause mortality
Various chemical modifications in the genome determine whether genes are read or deactivated. Methyl labels in the DNA play a key role in this "epigenetic" regulation of gene activity.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-03-20 17:58:59

Patheon says buyout of Roche API plant gives it border tax protection
Patheon says buyout of Roche API plant gives it border tax protection epalmer Mon, 03/20/2017 - 13:57
Fierce Pharma, 2017-03-20 17:57:37