Genomic & Biopharma News

New technique can print life-like organ models in minutes
NIBIB-funded engineers at the University of Buffalo have fine-tuned the use of stereolithography for 3D printing of organ models that contain live cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:54:00

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

Advanced-stage kidney cancer more common in Hispanic and Native Americans in Arizona
Recently published research from the University of Arizona Health Sciences shows that advanced-stage kidney cancer is more common in Hispanic Americans and Native Americans than in non-Hispanic whites, and that both Hispanic Americans and Native Americans in Arizona have an increased risk of mortality from the disease.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:51:00

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

Large-scale study focuses on COVID-19 antibodies in asymptomatic and symptomatic patients
MUSC Hollings Cancer Center researchers added to the understanding of the protective immune response against the SARS-CoV-2 virus in a study published in April in iScience.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:47:00

COVID-19 vaccination dramatically reduces symptomatic and asymptomatic infections
Vaccination dramatically reduced COVID-19 symptomatic and asymptomatic infections in St. Jude Children's Research Hospital employees compared with their unvaccinated peers, according to a research letter that appears today in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:42:00

Study: Asthma attacks decreased among Black and Hispanic/Latinx patients during the pandemic
Asthma attacks account for almost 50 percent of the cost of asthma care which totals $80 billion each year in the United States. Asthma is more severe in Black and Hispanic/Latinx patients, with double the rates of attacks and hospitalizations as the general population.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:35:00

India's successful program to eliminate polio provides guidance for mass immunization initiatives
As India urgently scales up its vaccination campaign for the COVID-19 virus, a new study which examined the country's successful program to eliminate polio provides guidance on how this and future mass immunization campaigns can be successful, especially in vaccinating hard to reach groups.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:28:00

UMass Amherst researchers achieve breakthrough in the fight against cancer
A team of researchers at the Center for Bioactive Delivery at the University of Massachusetts Amherst's Institute for Applied Life Sciences has engineered a nanoparticle that has the potential to revolutionize disease treatment, including for cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:22:35

Nursing mothers' tweets help understand the factors influencing breastfeeding behaviors
Social media has become a platform for new mothers to openly share their experiences of the joys and challenges of parenthood.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 01:16:19

Researchers reveal how to effectively achieve and maintain a healthy weight loss
Almost one in five Danes live with obesity, which may have serious health consequences. In the world's most recognized medical journal, Danish researchers now document how to effectively achieve and maintain a healthy weight loss.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-07 00:52:28