• By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    MYSTERIOUS POLIO-LIKE ILLNESS BAFFLES MEDICAL EXPERTS WHILE FRIGHTENING PARENTS

    A spike in the number of children with a rare neurological disease that causes polio-like symptoms has health officials across the...

    Neurology
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    TRAINING YOUNG RESEARCHERS TO WORK WITH DATA VOLUMES ARISING IN THE HEALTH SECTOR

    Investigation, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases give rise to big data volumes. Their systematic analysis may produce new findings...

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    PATIENTS ONCE THOUGHT INCURABLE CAN BENEFIT FROM HIGH-DOSE RADIATION THERAPY

    In the first randomized, phase II clinical trial of its kind, researchers have shown that an aggressive form of high-precision radiation...

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    FDA GRANTS RARE PEDIATRIC DISEASE DESIGNATION FOR IMMUSOFT'S IDURONICRIN GENLEUKOCEL-T

    Immusoft Corporation, a Seattle-Wash.-based cell therapy company, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted...

    Sleep, Food, Drugs
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    KAPLAN NURSING INTRODUCES INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL SIMULATION PROGRAM FOR NURSING SCHOOLS

    Kaplan Nursing, which partners with nursing schools nationwide to prepare thousands of aspiring nurses to pass the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    RELIABLE RESPIRATORY ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF ATTLEBORO AREA MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

    Reliable Respiratory, one of New England's leading home respiratory and specialty medical equipment providers, today announced the...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    NEW METROHM IC METHOD IS RELIABLE AND CONVENIENT TO USE FOR ZINC OXIDE ASSAY

    USP has updated the General Chapter «Zinc Determination» monograph to include ion chromatography as the preferred method for measuring...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    RESEARCHERS DEMONSTRATE EPIGENETIC MEMORY TRANSMISSION VIA SPERM

    A new study suggests that if the epigenetics of sperm chromosomes are altered by the environment a father experiences, then this could...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    RESEARCH SHOWS PEOPLE OVER 65 ARE NOT PERFORMING ENOUGH PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

    A research led by the University of Jaén reveals that people over 65 are not performing enough physical activity. Experts emphasize...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    USING GALLERIA MELLONELLA TO ASSESS ACUTE TOXICITY OF CHEMICALS

    TruLarv is considered a non-animal technology in the context of UK animal use regulations where procedures on this species are not...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    ANALYZING MOUSE'S POTENTIAL AS ANIMAL MODEL OF DECISION-MAKING

    Mice can be used to study the neural circuits underlying complex decision-making, suggests an analysis of more than 500,000 mouse decisions...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    STUDY PROVIDES INSIGHT INTO HOW THE BRAIN RAPIDLY IDENTIFIES SWEET AND BITTER FLAVORS

    Sweet and bitter flavors are identified as soon as they are tasted, according to human neural and behavioral data published in eNeuro....

    Brain
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    CHRONIC SLEEP DISRUPTION IN EARLY ADULT LIFE ACCELERATES AD-RELATED TAU PATHOLOGY

    Lack of sleep during adolescence and early adulthood accelerates Alzheimer's disease-related tau pathology, finds a study of male and...

    Sleep, Alzheimer, Adolescence
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    ANTRUK'S ANNUAL LECTURE SENDS OUT MESSAGE ON SHORTAGE OF FUNDS FOR ANTIBIOTIC RESEARCH

    A national charity will use the 90th anniversary of the discovery of penicillin to call for a massive injection of funds into antibiotic...

    Injections, Injection
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    METROHM OFFERS ROBUST HANDHELD RAMAN ANALYZER FOR DEFENSE AND SECURITY

    Metrohm is excited to offer Mira DS, a robust handheld Raman analyzer for Defense and Security. Mira DS permits safe and accurate identification...

    Drugs
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    WOMEN NOT WARNED ABOUT CANCER ASSOCIATED WITH BREAST IMPLANTS

    Breast surgeons across the UK must ensure women are aware of BIA-ALCL, a non-Hodgkin's lymphoma that is associated with implants; and...

    Lymphoma, Cancer, Breast, Breasts
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    METROHM'S NEW ID KIT ENABLES FAST, EASY, AND ACCURATE DETECTION OF HEROIN AND OTHER OPIOIDS

    Heroin and other opioids pose a threat to communities all over the world. Drug enforcement and forensic laboratories need fast, efficient...

    Drugs
  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    BECKMAN COULTER LIFE SCIENCES ANNOUNCES NEW RESEARCH-FOCUSED WEBSITE

    For a quarter century, the Beckman Coulter name has been important to clinicians and researchers worldwide. For the latter group, there's...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    INTEGRA BIOSCIENCES OFFERS CHANCE TO WIN A VOYAGER PIPETTE

    INTEGRA Biosciences is offering labs the chance to win one of 10 VOYAGER pipettes. As the only electronic multichannel pipette that...

  • By News Medical   -   Oct 17, 2018

    METROHM TO PRESENT LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN ION CHROMATOGRAPHY AT THE 3RD GLOBAL USER MEETING IC IN HERISAU, SWITZERLAND

    From August 28 through 30, 2019, Metrohm will be hosting the 3rd Global User Meeting IC in Herisau, Switzerland. The focus will be...