Laboratory medicine

A critic of the Congressional inquiry into gain-of-function research helped fund a gain-of-function study in Wuhan

Baylor College of Medicine National School of Tropical Medicine President Peter Hotez has funded research into a chimeric virus that has come under scrutiny by Congress. (Photo credit: United States Mission in Geneva) A prominent scientist who exposed a congressional probe into gain-of-function research helped fund gain-of-function work from the …

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Introducing the Lipidomics Minimum Reporting Checklist

Center for Human Nutrition and Department of Molecular Genetics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA Jeffrey G. McDonald Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, VILLUM Center for Bioanalytical Sciences, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark Christer S. Ejsing Cell Biology and Biophysics Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany …

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Pharmacopoeia Commission for Indian Medicine and Homeopathy (PCIMH)

Create PDF In the news– Minister Ayush spoke about the Pharmacopoeia Commission for Indian Medicine and Homeopathy in the Lok Sabha recently. About PCIMH- The Commission was originally established as the Pharmacopoeia Commission for Indian Medicine (PCIM) on 18 August 2010 as an autonomous body under the Ministry of AYUSH …

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NGF-Based MRD Assessment Demonstrates Potential to Predict MM Disease Progression

Previous studies have produced heterogeneous results on next-generation flow (NGF)-based minimal residual disease (MRD) detection, despite improvements in method reproducibility and sensitivity, prompting current authors to study its clinical utility. Results of a new study show that next-generation flow (NGF)-based assessment of minimal residual disease (MRD) status holds promise for …

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This discovery contributes to understanding that evolution is not strictly conducted from parent to offspring

A fruit fly genome is not just made up of fruit fly DNA – at least for a fruit fly species. New research from the Institute for Genome Sciences (IGS) at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) shows that a species of fruit fly contains entire genomes of …

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National Medical Commission asks medical schools to install cameras on their premises : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Faridkot, July 31 The National Medical Commission (NMC) has requested all medical faculties and institutions to install cameras in their premises at certain specific locations. In a letter to all medical colleges, NMC Chairman Dr. Suresh Chandra Sharma suggested 12 locations in institutions for the …

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Insufficient sleep could have a lasting impact on neurocognitive development in tweens

According to a new study conducted by researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM). These differences were correlated with greater mental health problems, such as depression, anxiety and impulsive behaviors, in those who were sleep deprived. Insufficient sleep was also linked to cognitive difficulties with memory, problem …

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A chance to reduce unnecessary blood tests

A pandemic-related shortage of a mundane item – tubes for collecting blood samples from patients – has caused headaches for health systems around the world. But it may also have a silver lining: a lesson in how to reduce unnecessary medical testing whether or not there is a shortage, according …

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Monkeypox: what you need to know about vaccines, tests and treatment

The monkeypox outbreak continues to spread across the world, leading the World Health Organization to declare it a public health emergency of international concern on Saturday. The designation means that a coordinated international response is needed to prevent the virus from spreading further and may spur member countries to invest …

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New AI software can create proteins that can be useful as vaccines, cancer treatments

Scientists have developed artificial intelligence software capable of creating proteins that can be useful as vaccines, cancer treatments, or even as tools to remove carbon pollution from the air. This research, reported today in the journal Science, was conducted by the University of Washington School of Medicine and Harvard University. …

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Province Funds Training Places for Lab Assistants, Social Workers and Pharmacy Technicians

British Columbia is adding 322 training seats at post-secondary institutions across the province for clinical pharmacists, laboratory technologists, physiotherapists and other healthcare professionals. British Columbia is adding 322 training seats at post-secondary institutions across the province for clinical pharmacists, laboratory technologists, physiotherapists and other healthcare professionals. This includes 15 new …

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Zhibing Zhang Lab wins $2.4 million from National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to fight male infertility

The National Institutes of Health has awarded Wayne State University School of Medicine faculty member Zhibing Zhang, MD, Ph.D., a new grant of $2,401,671 over five years to study defects in small organelles called eyelashes which can lead to infertility and other disorders. Dr. Zhang, associate professor of physiology and …

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Khalied Kaskar PhD joins Ovation Fertility as a lab

Nashville, July 12 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Khalied Kaskar, PhD, HCLD has joined Ovation® Fertility as Laboratory Manager for IVF labs in Austin and San Antonio as well as Andrology labs in New Braunfels, Round Rock and South Austin . This lab director’s extensive experience in assisted reproductive technology …

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Eye stimulation promises ‘remarkable’ treatment for depression and dementia

According to new research, electrical stimulation of the surface of the eye can alleviate depression-like symptoms and improve cognitive function in animal models. Researchers discover noninvasive eye stimulation for depression and dementia. Scientists have found that electrical stimulation of the surface of the eye can alleviate depression-like symptoms and improve …

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Coaching medical students to become physician-researchers

Dale Netski has taught at the College of Southern Nevada, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and now at UNLV’s Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine, earning the respect of a large and diverse group of students who have thrived in their education. and professional disciplines. So what does this Las Vegas …

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CRISPR ‘soft’ may offer new fix for genetic defects

Restorative gene editing using sequences from the homologous chromosome: The standard CRISPR enzyme Cas9 offers the ability to perform repairs, but also potentially leads to unintended mutations (mutagenic events) at the targeted site and possibly elsewhere in the genome (at left). In contrast, the enzyme nickase results in more efficient …

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Meeting of the Minds: Visiting International Neurotrauma Award Empowers Women ECR

You are the: July 06, 2022 The CCS Department of Neuroscience welcomes international visitor Tabitha Green for translational research in neurotrauma. Ms. Tabitha Green of the University of Colorado at Boulder received the competitive WiNTR-VISA (Women in Neurotrauma Research – Visiting International …

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Monkeypox virus testing for 20 African Union Member States

by Emanuela Barbiroglio Alternately admired and vilified, bats are one of the most mysterious living mammals. Their nocturnal habits and unique adaptations mean that bat biology still holds many secrets. Bats may hold the key to understanding diabetes. When the pandemic began in 2020 and speculation began that a notorious …

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Chronic disease growth will drive the global lab-on-a-chip market size to USD 14,772 million by 2030 at a CAGR of 11.5%

Acumen Research and Consulting Acumen Research and Consulting recently published a report titled “Lab-on-a-Chip Market Size, Share, Analysis Report and Regional Forecast, 2022-2030” SEOUL, South Korea, June 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Global Lab-on-a-chip market The size is expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.5% over the forecast …

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Dorothy Louise (Jayes) Stewart Obituary

Dorothy Louise (Jayes) Stewart of Dennis Port died on June 22, 2022, after a valiant battle with primary peritoneal cancer. Born May 21, 1945 in Northampton, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Frederick John Jayes and the late Grace Esther Ewing Jayes. She attended schools in Easthampton, Massachusetts, …

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MediciNova Announces Research Collaboration on MN-001 (tipelukast) with Juntendo University School of Medicine in Tokyo, Japan

MediciNova, Inc. LA JOLLA, Calif., June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MediciNova, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company listed on the NASDAQ Global Market (Nasdaq: MNOV) and the JASDAQ Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (code number: 4875), today announced the initiation of a comprehensive research collaboration with Juntendo University, School of …

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Oxford BioDynamics Checkpoint Inhibitor Response Test (EpiSwitch® CiRT) Now Available in the UK

Oxford BioDynamics Plc (AIM: OBD, the Company), a biotechnology company developing precision medicine tests for immune health based on the EpiSwitch® 3D genomics platform, announced that its flagship clinical blood test for Checkpoint Inhibitor Response (CiRT) is now available to private physicians considering ICI therapy for their patients in the …

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Davao City invests in health

Covid-19 Cluster Clinic (Photo by Davao City Information Office) Inauguration of the Mental Wellness Center for the Homeless (Photo by CIO) Los Amigos Molecular Laboratory (photo by IOC) Marilog District Hospital (Photo by CIO) In an effort to strengthen Davao City’s health care sector for its constituents, the city government, …

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AACC Elects New Officers for Terms Beginning in August 2022

The AACC, a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to better health through laboratory medicine, is pleased to announce that Octavia Peck Palmer, PhD, FAACC, has been elected to the AACC Board of Directors. as President-Elect from August 2022. Thereafter, she will serve successive terms as President …

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Alice H. Lichtenstein, Distinguished Nutritional Scientist, presents the 2022 ARS Atwater Memorial Lecture: USDA ARS

Alice H. Lichtenstein, Distinguished Nutritional Scientist, presents the 2022 ARS Atwater Memorial Lecture Contact person: Kim KaplanEmail: Kim Kaplan WASHINGTON, June 15, 2022 — “Information/Misinformation on nutrition: who is right? Who decides?” is the title of Alice H. Lichtenstein’s 2022 Agricultural Research Service WO Atwater Memorial Lecture, presented virtually today …

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3 physician-researchers named Dean’s Scholars – Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Visit the news center The program helps physicians pursue basic scientific research University of Washington The Division of Physicians-Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has named its third class of physicians for the Dean’s Scholars Program. Winners will receive up to two years of financial support …

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Scopio Labs Obtains FDA Clearance for Blood Smear Device

Israel Society for Digital Microscopy Scopio Laboratoriesannounced this week that it has received 510(k) clearance from the US FDA for its X100HT device with Full-Field Peripheral Blood Smear (PBS) application to improve the accuracy and speed of hematology testing. As hematological disorders As blood-related cancers, anemia, infections and allergies continue …

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U.S. Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) Lab Testing Market

Dublin, June 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “US Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) Lab Testing Market” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Direct-to-consumer lab testing is also known as patient-ordered lab testing. A variety of tests are now available for direct-to-consumer testing. The growing market for direct-to-consumer laboratory tests can …

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UC Davis Health opens new center focused on musculoskeletal research

(SACRAMENTO) UC Davis Health officially opened its new Lawrence J. Ellison Oak Park Musculoskeletal Research Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 6. The new facility offers laboratories where faculty, residents, fellows, medical students, graduate and undergraduate students, and visiting researchers can conduct extensive interdisciplinary research in musculoskeletal tissue and …

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New injectable therapy helps repair spinal cord injuries with dancing molecules

A new injectable therapy for spinal cord injury uses specially designed molecules that trigger a healing response in spinal cells. The research team used X-ray characterization at the Advanced Photon Source (APS). This allowed the researchers to determine the structure of these molecules when they come together to form tiny …

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A highly regenerative salamander could lead to new regenerative medicine therapies

With its amazing ability to regenerate tissues and organs, its ability to reproduce in a laboratory environment, and the ease with which its genes can be manipulated, the Mexican salamander, or axolotl, holds tremendous promise as a model for the study of regenerative medicine. But unlike research on traditional models …

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Optimi Health signs psilocybin supply agreement with

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Optimi Health Corp. (CSE: OPTI) (OTCQX: OPTHF) (FRA: 8BN) (“Optimi” or the “Company”), a Canadian-based company producing natural, scalable and accessible mushroom formulations for transformational human experiences, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a supply agreement with Halucenex …

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Why scientists are looking for clues to coronavirus variants in wastewater | Side effects

Ramifications of the omicron coronavirus variant pushed a peak in cases in the United States Some scientists believe that clues to how these subvariants emerge can be found in wastewater, and their research could help prevent the next dangerous strain of the virus. Mark Johnson, a professor of molecular microbiology …

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The CS Mott Center for Human Growth and Development will hold an open house on June 9 – News from the School of Medicine

The CS Mott Center for Human Growth and Development at Wayne State University School of Medicine will host an open house on June 9, kicking off a year-long celebration of 50 years of research and training in approaches personalized medical treatment and care that improves the health of women, men …

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CORRECT and REPLACE ASC Therapeutics, UMass Chan Medical School, and the Clinic for Special Children Announce Podium Presentation on Safety and Efficacy of Murine and Bovine Models for Novel Gene Therapy in Maple Syrup Urinary Disease

MILPITAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Please replace the version dated May 16, 2022 with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. The updated version reads as follows: ASC THERAPEUTICS, UMASS CHAN MEDICAL SCHOOL AND SPECIAL CHILDREN’S CLINIC ANNOUNCE PODIUM PRESENTATION ON SAFETY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF MURINE AND BOVINE MODELS FOR NEW GENE …

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Partnerships Fuel COVID Testing Lab Success

In March 2020, Dr. Beth Plocharczyk was desperate. She was scrambling to find COVID-19 testing materials so Cayuga Health System (CHS) may begin collecting and testing samples in Tompkins County as the pandemic begins to rage. CHS particularly needed the clear liquid that preserves nasal swabs before they are sent …

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Novartis PH launches PIK3CA testing program for breast cancer

Stakeholders declared their commitment to promote awareness of the importance of the PIK3CA test and to facilitate the test for patients with advanced breast cancer. Photos (left to right): Ms. Christine Fajardo, Head of Patient Engagement, Novartis Healthcare Philippines; Dr. Jerome Gonzaga, Medical Advisor for Solid Tumors of Novartis Healthcare …

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Wisconsin fox kits test positive for highly pathogenic avian flu

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources confirmed in a press release on May 13 that several fox kits have been infected with the H5N1 strain currently in circulation highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI). It is likely that the foxes contracted the virus after eating or coming into contact with infected …

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MRC/UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit launch new state-of-the-art clinical research facility

The MRC/UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit has unveiled a new state-of-the-art clinical research facility in Entebbe to further enhance its contributions to science, policy and practice in Uganda. The facility’s commissioning ceremony was presided over by the Hon. Dr Jane Ruth Aceng, Minister of Health, in the presence of …

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Study co-authored by UMass Chan researchers finds big differences in SARS-CoV-2 infectivity

A wide variation in the amount or infectivity of SARS-CoV-2 among people in the early stages of COVID-19 may be an explanation for the phenomenon of “super spreaders”, according to a study by researchers at the UMass Chan and collaborators from several institutions which was recently published in Natural microbiology …

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Citations for the four 2022 honorary degree recipients

One of the highlights of the opening ceremony is the presentation of honorary degrees to individuals for their outstanding achievements and service to the world. This year, President Vincent Price conferred degrees on a medical missionary, a scientist turned entrepreneur, a former NASA engineer who led the Girl Scouts and …

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CHOP researchers develop a new computational tool to interpret the clinical significance of cancer mutations

PR Newswire PHILADELPHIA, May 6, 2022 –The software, called CancerVar, standardizes procedures to help researchers assess the clinical impacts of more than 13 million somatic cancer mutations — PHILADELPHIA CREAM, May 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Researchers from the Children’s Hospital of philadelphia cream (CHOP) have developed a new tool to …

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Researchers create models to study brain metastases that recapitulate disease

The spread of different types of cancer cells to the brain, forming brain metastases, is the leading cause of cancer-associated morbidity and mortality. Now a new study led by Cláudia C. Faria, principal investigator in the group of João Taborda Barata at the Instituto de Medicina Molecular João Lobo Antunes …

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California Court of Appeals Confirms McDonnell-Douglas Charge Shift Applies to Section 1278.5 Whistleblower Retaliation Claims | Arent Fox Schiff

In Scheer v. Regents of the University of California, the Second District Court of Appeals has ruled that the McDonnell-Douglas load-shifting framework applies to claims made under Section 1278.5 of the Health and Safety Code. For claims alleging violations of Labor Code Section 1102.5 and the California Whistleblower Protection Act, …

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KCU Joplin College of Dental Medicine Receives $3 Million from Joplin Regional Medical School Alliance

April 28, 2022 7:55 p.m. Post : April 28, 2022 7:55 p.m. Update: April 28, 2022 8:13 p.m. JOPLIN, Mo.–Joplin is once again about to open its first dental school. Once the KCU Joplin College of Dentistry is completed, it will make Joplin one of the smallest communities with both …

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Infectious Disease Pandemic – A Growing Threat to Humanity

History has revealed that nothing has killed more human beings than infectious diseases and Covid-19 shows the vulnerability of the human population. Covid-19 has reminded us that infectious diseases have not disappeared and new ones keep being added to the list year after year. A session on “Infectious Disease Pandemic …

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What is a pathologist and how does a person become one?

Pathology refers to the study and understanding of diseases and their impact on the body. A person working in this field is a medical professional, known as a pathologist, who diagnoses, treats and prevents a range of diseases. The term pathology comes from ancient Greek and translates to the study …

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Nektar and collaborators present preclinical data on NKTR-255, a novel IL-15 receptor agonist, in combination with CAR cell therapies at the 2022 Tandem Meetings

SAN FRANCISCO, April 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Nektar Therapeutics (Nasdaq: NKTR) announced that collaborators at the Cairo laboratory in New York Medical College today presented data from several preclinical studies demonstrating the potential of NKTR-255 to enhance the anti-tumor activities of different CAR-T therapies in a variety of preclinical cancer …

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Researchers identify areas of the brain that control the ability to perform complex, sequential movements

In a new series of experiments with mice trained to perform a sequence of movements and “change course” on the spur of the moment, Johns Hopkins scientists report that they have identified areas of the animals’ brains that interact to control the ability to perform complex actions, sequential movements, as …

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Mountain Statesman | GCH invites you to lace up your sneakers for Lab for Life 5K Run/Walk

GRAFTON—Among the staff at a hospital are a group of dedicated individuals responsible for using the samples collected to help diagnose, treat and care for patients. Because of their hard work, diagnoses can be made and conditions treated, earning the medical laboratory scientists at Grafton City Hospital (GCH) the right …

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CA Community Colleges Can Help Shortage of Doctors and Nurses with ADT

Fresno City College’s Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 graduates celebrated their accomplishments with loved ones as the community college resumed its in-person debut this year. Graduates at the June 23 ceremony at Chukchansi Park in downtown Fresno. Maria G. Ortiz-Briones [email protected] With a shortage of doctors and medical …

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Scientists discover differences in the interaction of T cells in tumor microenvironments

A team led by Northwestern Medicine researchers found differences in the distribution and interaction of T cells in the microenvironment of different regions of brain tumors and brain metastases, according to findings published in the journal JCI Overview. The results demonstrate how the immune cell interactome is distinct between cancer …

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Number of breakthrough vaccines in cancer patients on the rise, study finds

For cancer patients, Covid-19 presents a particular risk due to their often weakened immune system, weakened by therapy or disease, which is why vaccination is very important for their protection. Now, a recent study by MedUni Vienna shows that, thanks to Omicron, there is an increasing number of breakthrough infections …

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HMC Unit Successfully Performs 147 Stem Cell Transplants Despite Covid-19 Pandemic

Doha: The Bone Marrow Transplant Unit of the National Cancer Research and Care Center (NCCCR), a member of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), successfully performed 42 allogeneic and 105 autologous blood stem cell transplants despite the strain on the healthcare system due to COVID-19. “Bone marrow transplantation (BMT) is a very …

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With chicken eggs and household supplies, undergrads lead the way to low-cost antivirals | Information Center

Mochly-Rosen began looking for antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 from the eggs of immunized hens in mid-2020. A trial in Australia found the nose drops to be safe. In June 2021, Mochly-Rosen and his team followed that up with a review paper Posted in Frontiers in immunology detailing the many potential uses …

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Medpacto will study a cancer diagnostic kit with 2 hospitals

Medpacto announced on Thursday that it will conduct a joint study on a cancer diagnostic device capable of detecting cancer in a blood test with Yonsei University Gangnam Severance Hospital and Soonchunhyang University Seoul Hospital. Medpacto’s Mo-B2, an experimental cancer detection kit, diagnoses cancer by measuring …

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Rising costs and material shortages put pressure on overworked UK labs Labmate Online

Increased demand caused by COVID-19 is pushing medical and non-medical labs to their limits, the head of a lab supplies company said, fearing clinical labs have been favored due to the pandemic. Starlab Group, a European supplier of laboratory products with a UK division, conducted a survey of over 200 …

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Precision Medicine Market Size, Growth Drivers, and Forecast

New Jersey, United States – This Precision medicine market The report provides a comprehensive overview of significant aspects that will drive market growth such as market drivers, restraints, prospects, opportunities, restraints, current trends, and technical and industrial advancements. The detailed study of the industry, the development and improvement of the …

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A new method for generating binding proteins solves a long-standing challenge in drug development

A team of scientists has created a powerful new method for generating protein drugs. Using computers, they designed molecules that could target important proteins in the body, such as the insulin receptor, as well as vulnerable proteins on the surface of viruses. This solves a longstanding challenge in drug development …

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Digital technology paves the way to redefine the lab scenario

Read the article R. Subramanian, Vice President – Product Management and Business Development, Transasia Bio-Medicals talks about Connected Health Infrastructure and its Accelerated Acceptance The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the acceptance of connected healthcare infrastructure. Whether in pathology labs, clinical facilities, or hospitals, the focus is on improving operations through …

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Could changing diet make chemotherapy drugs more effective for patients with pancreatic cancer? Lab experiments, testing ketogenic diet, lead to nationwide clinical trial

The results of a new study suggest that a ketogenic diet – which is low in carbohydrates and protein, but high in fat – helps kill pancreatic cancer cells when combined with a triple therapy developed by Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), a subsidiary of City of Hope. In lab …

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Rising antibiotic resistance worries health officials

Health experts in Uganda have warned that the country is seeing worrying increases in the number of deaths and healthcare costs due to drug-resistant infections. This follows a new study in Uganda and 203 other countries, which indicates that infections with drug-resistant bacteria caused an estimated 1.2 million deaths in …

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Wearable surgical robot can help stem deadly blood loss | MIT News

After a traumatic accident, there is a small window of time during which medical professionals can apply life-saving treatment to victims with severe internal bleeding. Delivering this type of care is complex, and key interventions require the insertion of a needle and catheter into a central blood vessel, through which …

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The city’s clinical laboratory will provide free services

Iloilo City Government Photo The current Uswag Iloilo Town Molecular Laboratory in Barangay San Pedro, Molo will be converted to a clinical laboratory with the upcoming completion of the main facility in the area. “As much as possible, we would like to make lab work available free of charge to …

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London hospitals receive $17.3m to help offset COVID-19 expenses

Breadcrumb Links Local News London hospitals will receive $17.3 million in provincial funding to help with pandemic-related expenses. Publication date : March 11, 2022 • 2 days ago • 2 minute read London Health Sciences Center President and CEO Jackie Schleifer Taylor, left, and Lambton-Kent-Middlesex MPP Monte McNaughton pose for …

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Global warming expected to increase health burden of hyponatremia

Global warming is likely to increase the number of people requiring hospitalization due to extremely low blood sodium levels, a condition known as hyponatremia. A new study from the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden predicts that a temperature increase of 2 degrees Celsius would increase the burden of hyponatremia on hospitals …

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New way to educate a medical student

We all know the traditional way to become a doctor: complete pre-medical courses, attend medical school for four years, do a year of internship, three to four years of residency, and undergo specialized training. This represents approximately 12 years of travelling, studying, taking exams and training. Such a huge expense! …

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CSU researchers find antimalarial drugs can fight lung disease

A research team from Colorado State University has found that drugs used to treat malaria are also effective in treating a lung disease similar to tuberculosis. Their findings were featured on the cover of the February 23 issue of Science Translational Medicineone of the best scientific journals in the country. …

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Institute of Infectious Diseases of the Institute of Human Virology

BALTIMORE, March 3, 2022—The University of Maryland School of Medicine Institute of Human Virologya Global Virus Network (GVN) Center of excellence, physician researchers played a collaborative role in the successful transplant last month of a genetically modified pig heart into a patient with end-stage heart disease by creating strategies for …

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John Trojanowski, pathology and laboratory medicine

John Trojanowski, pathology and laboratory medicine John Q. Trojanowski, William Maul Measey-Truman G. Schnabel, Jr. Professor of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine, died Feb. 8. He was 75 years old. Dr. Trojanowski was born in Bridgeport, CT, …

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Are you ready for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™?

Are you ready for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™? Match schedule More details to come Register NationalityAfghanistanAland IslandsAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamianBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBenignBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet IslandBrazilBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryBrunei DarussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaGreen capCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinachristmas islandCocos (Keeling) IslandsColombiaComoroscongoCongo, Democratic Republic ofthe cook islandsCosta RicaIvory CoastCroatiaCubaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFalkland Islands (Malvinas)Faroe …

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Personalized Medicine Market Size, Scope, Growth, Competitive Analysis – Abbott Laboratories, Agilent Technologies, Amgen, Astellas Pharma

New Jersey, United States,- The latest report published by Verified Market Reports indicates that the personalized medicine market is expected to accelerate sharply in the coming years. Analysts have studied market drivers, restraints, risks, and opportunities in the global market. The Personalized Medicine market report shows the probable direction of …

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Scientists discover how a rare genetic disease disrupts key neural interactions in the developing brain

Every time you chew, talk, yawn, or feel the zap of a toothache, cranial nerve cells send electrochemical signals to your brain. Some of these neurons detect pain, while others detect facial muscle movements or skin sensations. Now, in a new study published in Disease Models & Mechanisms, scientists at …

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Bone marrow fibrosis has potential as an independent prognostic factor in MDS

Myelodysplastic syndrome has a variety of clinical presentations, including bone marrow fibrosis. Previously, the presence of fibrosis was not factored into disease risk scoring in MDS, but recent research suggests it may be a valuable risk factor. Bone marrow fibrosis (BMF) is one of many manifestations of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), …

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Ivermectin does not stop progression to severe COVID: study

Editor’s Note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and advice in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Ivermectin treatment given to high-risk patients with mild-to-moderate COVID-19 during first week of illness did not prevent progression to severe disease, randomized study finds clinical test. “The study results do not support the use of ivermectin …

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New step towards universal blood type organs for transplantation

A team of Canadian scientists has proven that it is possible to safely convert blood type in donor organs for transplantation. The findings are an important step toward creating universal type O organs, which would significantly improve fairness in organ allocation and reduce patient mortality on waiting lists. The proof-of-concept …

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Ontario Hospitals Face Severe Shortage of Blood Collection Tubes

Ontario hospitals are facing a critical shortage of collection tubes needed for routine blood tests, forcing some hospitals to order staff to hold on to supplies and reconsider the number of blood tests they order for patients. patients. But even with conservation strategies in place, some clinicians and lab staff …

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New scholarship aims to prepare future flight surgeons to face medical challenges in space

A recently launched UCLA space medicine fellowship, the first of its kind in the United States, aims to develop the next generation of flight surgeons who will support the health, safety and well-being of human spaceflight and planetary expeditions . The two-year program will include rotations at SpaceX and a …

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A smartphone app can vibrate a single drop of blood to determine its coagulation

Blood clots form naturally to stop bleeding when a person is injured. But blood clots in patients with medical conditions, such as mechanical heart valves or other heart problems, can lead to stroke or heart attack. That’s why millions of Americans take blood thinners, like warfarin, which make it harder …

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COLLEGE TAB: Local veterinary tech students are perfect, three years in a row | Lifestyles

For the third year in a row, veterinary technology students at Kent State University at Trumbull have achieved the highest three-year average pass rate in Ohio on the National Veterinary Technician Examination (VTNE), administered by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB). Kent State Trumbull’s 2021 Veterinary Technology graduates …

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AACC and Life Diagnostics Partner to Relaunch AACC Middle East

News – WASHINGTON – AACC, a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to better health through laboratory medicine, is pleased to announce a new collaboration to host AACC Middle East: a partnership between AACC and Life Diagnostics. This event will bring together AACC’s world-renowned educational and scientific programs combined …

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Talk about regenerative medicine and potential drug for COVID-19

Cymbeline “Bem” Culiat, co-founder, president and chief scientific officer of NellOne Therapeutics Inc. in Knoxville and former molecular geneticist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, will speak virtually to Friends of ORNL at noon on Tuesday, February 8. She will talk about “Future Applications in Regenerative Medicine” and part of her …

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A new model to study fibrosis treatments without using animals

To find treatments for connective tissue disorders like fibrosis, scientists need models that can replicate the structure and function of human tissue when healthy or unhealthy, and respond to drugs as human tissue would. sick. But most models are animal-based and have significant limitations. A new lab test model developed …

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CM takes note of shortage of Covid drugs – Pakistan

LAHORE: Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has taken note of the shortage of fever medication and has requested a report from the Health Secretary on the matter. He ordered the health department to take all possible measures to ensure the availability of fever medication in medical stores. He said manufacturers …

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University of Toronto researcher raises thorny question about COVID-19 death toll in British Columbia

This weekend, British Columbia is certain to hit another grim milestone. With 2,597 official deaths from COVID-19 so far, it is inevitable that the province will top 2,600 when the Department of Health releases the latest statistics on Monday (January 31). On Friday January 28, British Columbia also reported that …

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Why the human brain is more vulnerable to disease

With the help of brain organoids, IMBA scientists were able to determine that tuberous sclerosis, a rare neurodevelopmental genetic disorder, occurs developmentally rather than just genetically. With these patient-derived laboratory models of the human brain, they identified the origin of the disease in specific human progenitor cells. The results, now …

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IPGMER will set up an infectious diseases department

Kolkata: The Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (IPGMER) is about to launch a super specialty course on infectious diseases (ID) as the institute has received the administrative sanction from the state for its department infectious diseases (ID). In December, the School of Tropical Medicine (STM) in Kolkata obtained …

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George Mavros Obituary (1957 – 2022) – Inverness, FL

George Mavros (PhD), 64, Homosassa, Florida, died at home on Thursday, January 20, 2022. George was born in Adelaide, Australia on October 14, 1957 to the late Sotirios and Angela (Korogiannis) Mavros. George came to Citrus County in 1979 from Clearwater and before that Greece, which he considers his home. …

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