• By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    NEW PARTNERSHIP AIMS TO ADVANCE PREDICTIVE TESTS FOR MULTIPLE MYELOMA IN IRELAND

    By combining genomic testing and next generation sequencing technology, a new partnership led by RCSI researchers aims to advance predictive...

    Myeloma, Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    INEFFECTIVE IMMUNE RESPONSES MAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR COVID-19 MORTALITY RATES IN MEN AND THE ELDERLY

    News-Medical speaks to Dr. Nicole Lieberman about her latest research that discovered delayed immune responses may affect COVID-19...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    RESEARCHERS DEVELOP NON-INFECTIOUS NANOPARTICLE PROBES TO STUDY SARS-COV-2

    Scientists and researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, submitted...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    ZIATH INTRODUCES NEW PRODUCTS TO ASSIST COMPOUND MANAGEMENT LABS USING ACOUSTIX TUBES

    Ziath has released a module to enable their Mirage, Cube or Express tube readers to decode Brooks Acoustix tubes.

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    S-PSEUDOTYPED VLPS OFFER PROMISING COVID-19 VACCINE PLATFORM

    A new study published on the preprint server bioRxiv* in September 2020 reports on a Moloney murine leukemia virus platform that produces...

    Vaccination, Leukemia
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    RESEARCHERS DESIGN TRANSDISCIPLINARY COURSE TO PREPARE FUTURE CLINICIANS IN OPIOID CRISIS

    Opioid use disorder and overdose have reached unprecedented levels around the world. In the United States, remediation of pain is one...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    STUDY: 90-MINUTE COVID-19 TEST HAS HIGH SENSITIVITY AND SPECIFICITY

    A 90-minute COVID-19 test has been shown to have over 94 per cent sensitivity, and 100 per cent specificity in a new study.

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    STUDY INVALIDATES EBSELEN AND OTHER BROAD-SPECTRUM SARS-COV-2 MPRO INHIBITORS

    Other novel compounds with Mpro inhibitory activity have also been claimed to have antiviral activity. These include ebselen, disulfiram,...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    ACC'S INITIATIVE CAN HELP CARDIOLOGISTS ADDRESS CRITICAL PATIENT NEEDS, DELIVER HIGH-QUALITY CARE

    The American College of Cardiology's ongoing COVID-19 response initiative is welcoming support from the Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    STUDY EMPHASIZES THE IMPORTANCE OF PUBLIC KNOWLEDGE AND PRACTICES RELATED TO COVID-19

    Understanding workers' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding COVID-19 is crucial to preventing it and controlling it

    Regard
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    KEY CHINA COVID-19 STUDY PRODUCED RESULTS THAT INFLUENCED SUBSEQUENT RESEARCH ON CORONAVIRUS

    Early in the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, a small study in China produced results that influenced subsequent research on the virus.

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    STRUCTURAL AND SYSTEMIC RACISM IN HEALTH CARE SYSTEM AFFECTS HIV CARE FOR BLACK WOMEN

    For Black women in the southern United States, mistrust of the health care system that is grounded in structural and systemic racism...

    AIDS
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    RESEARCHERS IDENTIFY BIOMARKERS THAT PREDICT PATIENT'S RESPONSE TO METFORMIN TREATMENT

    Metformin is the first-line drug that can lower blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes patients. One third of patients do not respond...

    Drugs, Diabetes
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    STUDY HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC, PHARMACEUTICAL STANDARDS FOR DEVELOPING LIVE BIOTHERAPEUTIC PRODUCTS

    The Pharmabiotic Research Institute , Europe's only regulatory expertise centre for the development of microbiome-based drug products,...

    Drugs
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    A NEW FRAMEWORK TO IMPROVE GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY

    From loaning pandas to welcoming tourists to hike to sacred monuments, to regulating the sale of wild animals for meat, policies across...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    EMPAIA PROJECT AIMS TO BUILD A PLATFORM FOR AI-ASSISTED SOLUTIONS

    The EMPAIA project, which is led by Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, has been crowned one of the winners of the AI Innovation...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    CELLULAR RECYCLERS COULD BE USED TO ELIMINATE THE DRIVER OF CANCER'S AGGRESSIVENESS

    "Do not erase." "Recycle me." "Free to a good home." Humans post these signs to indicate whether something has value or not, whether...

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    RESEARCH FUNDING FOR EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES RARELY REACHES THE COUNTRIES, SHOWS DATA

    Research funding for emerging infectious diseases rarely reaches the countries where such diseases do the most harm, according to new...

  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    MOLECULAR IMAGING PROBE REVEALS ALZHEIMER'S-RELATED Γ-SECRETASE IN RODENTS, MACAQUES

    Scientists at the Massachusetts General Hospital have developed a molecular imaging probe to reveal Alzheimer's disease -related γ-secretase...

    Hospital, Alzheimer
  • By News Medical   -   Sep 18, 2020

    STUDY SHOWS HUGE ASYMMETRY IN CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS IN DIFFERENT COUNTRIES

    Access to cancer medicines is highly unequal across Europe both for new drugs in development because of uneven access to clinical trials...

    Drugs, Cancer