Genomic & Biopharma News

Promega launches XpressAmp™ Direct Amplification Reagents
Promega Corporation has released XpressAmp™ Direct Amplification Reagents that facilitate RNA extraction-free sample preparation that is automation-friendly.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 13:55:00

Pelican Newspaper: Gene profiling at Ocean Ridge Biosciences to unlock mysteries of the human body
Identifying the markers for pancreatic cancer may have happened here in a 5,400 square foot facility where scientists routinely practice next generation RNA profiling and biomarker discovery. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-11-25 18:55:37

Aelix posts HIV vaccine data ahead of Gilead combo readout
Aelix posts HIV vaccine data ahead of Gilead combo readout ntaylor Thu, 03/11/2021 - 08:46
Fierce Biotech, 2021-03-11 13:46:21

Depression risk higher among stroke survivors, especially female patients
Stroke patients were nearly 50% more likely than heart attack patients to develop depression, and female stroke patients had a higher risk of depression than their male counterparts, according to two preliminary studies by the same research group to be presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2021.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 13:05:15

Dementia risk escalates with the number and severity of strokes
Having an ischemic stroke increases dementia risk, and that risk escalates with the number and severity of strokes, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2021.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 13:01:18

Pelican Newspaper: Gene profiling at Ocean Ridge Biosciences to unlock mysteries of the human body
Identifying the markers for pancreatic cancer may have happened here in a 5,400 square foot facility where scientists routinely practice next generation RNA profiling and biomarker discovery. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-11-25 18:55:37

Stroke survivors more likely to attempt suicide or die by suicide
Stroke survivors may be more likely to attempt or die by suicide than people who have not had a stroke, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2021.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 12:59:54

Higher historic redlining scores associated with greater rates of stroke
Discriminatory housing policies that restricted the sale or purchase of homes by race in certain neighborhoods across the U.S., called 'redlining,' which were established nearly a century ago and outlawed by the Fair Housing Act of 1968, were associated with higher rates of stroke in the same neighborhoods in 2017, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2021.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 12:37:40

Is a single mRNA COVID-19 vaccine dose enough for recovered individuals?
A new study deals with the evaluation of adaptive immune response to COVID-19 vaccination in candidates who have recovered from SARS-CoV-2 infection.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 12:31:06

A retinal photo may provide early warning signs of stroke and dementia
Pictures of the retina may someday provide early warning signs that a person is at an increased risk of stroke and dementia, making it possible to take preventive measures, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2021.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 12:23:59

Black Medicare patients with ischemic stroke die at a higher rate than white patients
A long-term look at Medicare patients shows that Black patients who have an ischemic stroke (blocked blood flow to the brain) die at a higher rate than white patients, even after accounting for preexisting health conditions, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2021.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-03-11 12:10:14