Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Research News Stories - January 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-01-31 National Jewish Health scientists identify signaling pathway for ALI 0 None
2011-01-31 New nicotine addiction mechanism revealed 0 None
2011-01-31 Warwick research opens new strategy in vehicle design for drug release 0 None
2011-01-31 New study: Super Bowl loss is linked to increased death rates in older individuals 0 None
2011-01-30 Omega-3 deficieny may play a role in neuropsychiatric disorders: Study 1 None
2011-01-30 Scientists convert adult skin cells into cardiomyocytes using direct reprogramming strategy 0 None
2011-01-30 Research shows nestin regulates formation of neuromuscular junction 0 None
2011-01-29 ESC believes stress management programmes may reduce recurrent CVD events 0 None
2011-01-29 HPN President announces gift to UCLA to advance research for Neural Regeneration 0 None
2011-01-29 Research Project's efficient solution for early cancer detection receives Leonardo da Vinci Prize 0 None
2011-01-29 Later puberty results in lower bone mass, increases risk of fracture: Study 0 1
2011-01-29 ISU researchers study parasites that cause NTDs in humans 0 None
2011-01-29 Research sheds light on role of helping in addiction recovery 0 None
2011-01-29 Genetic study helps investigators solve medical mysteries 0 None
2011-01-29 BGU, PTT sign R&D collaboration agreement for commercial development of green algae strain 0 None
2011-01-29 Scientists use full genome sequencing to identify precise steps in molecular evolution of S. pneumoniae 0 None
2011-01-29 CIHR announces $8.6 million for new research on Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-29 Study explores why African-American men don't visit doctor more often 0 None
2011-01-29 Light therapy can help preserve vocal cord function for patients with early stage laryngeal cancer: Study 0 None
2011-01-29 Scientists discover key clue that can lead to sudden cardiac deaths 0 None
2011-01-29 New research shows mini-stroke creates lasting damage to brain cells 0 5
2011-01-29 UMMS, Lundbeck announce research collaboration to develop targeted therapy for HD 0 None
2011-01-29 Nitrous oxide anesthesia may lead to increased risk of myocardial infarction: Study 0 5
2011-01-29 Hormonal therapy during menopause time may increase risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-29 Exposure to infections in early childhood can protect child from eczema later in life: Study 0 None
2011-01-29 Cedars-Sinai's director receives lifetime achievement award for medical research, mentorship 0 None
2011-01-29 New research shows CEUS can improve diagnosis of variety of medical conditions in children 0 None
2011-01-29 Study shows significant degree of smoking habit transmission between parents, children 0 1
2011-01-28 New study links vitamin D deficiency with deficits in altered lung structure and function 0 None
2011-01-28 Men more distressed by type of infidelity that threatens paternity of offspring 0 None
2011-01-28 Call for swift bipartisan agreement to make scientific research a high priority 0 None
2011-01-28 Misaligned research, medical challenges and harsh economics thwart efforts against Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-28 Physicians' second opinions influenced by the first opinion 0 None
2011-01-28 Acurian completes enrollment contribution of over 600 diabetes patients for global, 9-protocol study 0 None
2011-01-28 Scientist examines tungsten contamination in drinking water 0 None
2011-01-28 Maternal deaths related to IVF are a key indicator of risks to older women 0 None
2011-01-28 Inovio to use proceeds from $24.3M offering for development of DNA vaccine against cervical dysplasias 0 None
2011-01-28 Study identifies gaps in primary health care for seniors with multiple chronic conditions 0 None
2011-01-28 Study: Running-related injuries increased to 34% in children 0 None
2011-01-28 Patients and spouses experience distress related to diabetes 0 None
2011-01-28 Improper food handling can lead to gastrointestinal illness in children 0 None
2011-01-28 Soligenix and CU enter definitive license agreement for novel vaccine thermostabilization technology 0 None
2011-01-28 API2-MALT1 fusion protein appears to trigger cancer 0 None
2011-01-28 One in ten pregnant Norway women consume organic food regularly 0 None
2011-01-28 Endo and Orion enter oncology R&D collaboration 0 None
2011-01-28 New research: Retired NFL players more likely to misuse painkillers 0 None
2011-01-28 Single DNA variation linked to decreased risk of coronary disease in African-Americans 0 None
2011-01-28 Frequency of analgesic drug errors in hospitals is nearly 3 per 1000 prescriptions: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 McGill, GSK enter collaborative research agreement on cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-01-28 HIV causes specific subset of CD4+ T-cells to age rapidly: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 Teaming broccoli with sprouts may make vegetable's anti-cancer effect twice as powerful 0 None
2011-01-28 Discovery of aldose reductase enzyme can result in new therapies for asthma and COPD 0 None
2011-01-28 Scientist identifies polymorphism that raises risk of poor outcomes in preterm infants 0 None
2011-01-28 Study aims to determine risk of dementia, cognitive decline in middle-aged people 0 None
2011-01-28 UMMS, Lundbeck enter research collaboration to develop targeted therapy for HD 0 None
2011-01-28 Racial disparities exist between kidney disease patients and physicians: Study 0 None
2011-01-27 Golden Helix releases new Sequence Analysis Module for SNP & Variation Suite 0 None
2011-01-27 H3 Biomedicine introduces cancer research and development operations in Cambridge 0 None
2011-01-27 Anaphylaxis through the eyes of the food-allergic child 0 5
2011-01-27 St. Michael's Hospital to build first automated high-throughput zebrafish screening facility in Canada 0 None
2011-01-27 AVRF and UPEI collaboration awarded Innovation PEI Pilot and Discovery Fund grant 0 None
2011-01-27 Merck Canada invests in CQDM to support biopharmaceutical research 0 None
2011-01-27 NIH study helps explain survival rate discrepancy between cardiac arrest in public and home 0 None
2011-01-27 Study: Removal of B lymphocytes can reverse aging process 1 5
2011-01-27 GE's Pathology Imaging Centre of Excellence receives HTX investment under Ontario Flagship Program 0 None
2011-01-27 Researchers discover new sensory neurons that mediate BP and metabolism regulation in liver 0 None
2011-01-27 MGH investigators develop novel system to deliver growth factors to chronic wounds 0 None
2011-01-27 Parents who share caregiving for preschool children may experience more conflict 0 None
2011-01-27 New four year study to evaluate asthma triggers in children 0 None
2011-01-27 War-time stress may lead to increased risk of death by coronary heart disease in later life 0 None
2011-01-27 Researchers find food-borne bacteria can cause difficult-to-treat heart infections 0 None
2011-01-27 Feeding regimens may improve respiratory health in premature babies with lung disease 0 5
2011-01-26 Study: Low SES is linked to high risk of depression in patients with RA 0 None
2011-01-26 Research shows how pathogenic bacteria hide inside host cells 0 5
2011-01-26 Traffic noise and stroke risk: Study 0 None
2011-01-25 Realignment with participants' interest important for future of genomic research 0 None
2011-01-25 NINDS awards AndroScience $3.8M cooperative translational research grant for Kennedy's Disease 0 None
2011-01-25 Study results presented at ASCO-GI reinforce value of Genomic Health's Oncotype DX Colon Cancer test 0 None
2011-01-25 Scientist receives grant for research on parasitic diseases through African biodiversity medicines 0 None
2011-01-25 ASU Biodesign Institute hosts international research consortium on early detection of lung cancer 0 None
2011-01-25 Researchers show shunt operation can help patients with dementia 0 None
2011-01-25 New study: Workplace's key employees may experience high levels of job stress 0 None
2011-01-25 Cellectis to launch gene specific TAL nucleases 0 None
2011-01-25 World's largest sterile compounding center for oncology patients 0 None
2011-01-25 RRD enters partnership with NIH Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases program 0 None
2011-01-25 New study finds unrealistic optimism prevalent among participants in early-phase cancer trials 0 None
2011-01-25 Research finds faster developmental rate incurs lethal physiological costs for individuals 0 None
2011-01-25 TU Delft receives EU grant to diagnose and monitor Crohn's disease using MRI scans 0 None
2011-01-24 New research reveals dynamics behind signal transmission in brain 0 None
2011-01-24 Bax factor that promotes cell death is also involved in regulating mitochondria behavior 0 None
2011-01-24 UWE researcher receives two CSPCT grants to improve clinical delivery of treatments 0 None
2011-01-24 University of California study may shed light on human ability to adapt hypoxia 0 None
2011-01-24 Breast and lung cancer: Shared risk and treatment 0 None
2011-01-24 Sleep on it to remember it better: Study 0 None
2011-01-24 Blocking rogue gene may stop cancer spread: Study 0 None
2011-01-24 HealthStream, Laerdal launch Simcenter simulation management platform for healthcare institutions 0 None
2011-01-24 IRBNet releases National Research Network 2010 Benchmark Report 0 None
2011-01-24 CenterWatch quadruples size of Clinical Trials Listing Service 0 None
2011-01-24 Mathematical models to predict fatigue could reduce risk of accidents 0 None
2011-01-24 KineMed's fibrosis research program featured in Nature Medicine 0 None
2011-01-24 Psychological Science journal releases new research findings 0 None
2011-01-24 MGH research sheds light on mechanisms of action of mindfulness-based training 0 None
2011-01-24 New research shows how humans readily learn to throw long distances 0 None
2011-01-24 Research findings reveal HIV's hiding spot, new way to stop the virus 0 None
2011-01-24 Functional tests are necessary to understand human disease despite genetic sequencing 0 None
2011-01-24 Eliminating sugary drinks from diet can reduce tooth decay in American Indian children 0 None
2011-01-24 Scientists ignore relevant drug clinical trials when conducting new research on same topic 0 None
2011-01-24 Researchers identify key player that lead to increased bleeding in diabetes patients with stroke injury 0 None
2011-01-23 Odontoblast cells are part of immune system, protect teeth from decay: New research 0 None
2011-01-23 Britain’s cancer rates improve while Denmark scores poorly 0 None
2011-01-21 NIMH awards Case Western Reserve $7.8M renewal grant to study manic symptoms in children 0 None
2011-01-21 Cancer Research UK launches new Centre in Glasgow 0 None
2011-01-21 Sunshine and Binghamton University enter research agreement for cancer compound 0 None
2011-01-21 Approaches designed to motivate drug development for children needed 0 None
2011-01-21 What protects certain diabetics from complications? 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers discover several key mutations in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors 0 4
2011-01-21 St. Jude Medical reaches settlement agreement with DOJ over post-market study matter in Boston 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers examine brain's role in breathing 0 None
2011-01-21 Cell binding mechanism can lead to new treatments for skin diseases, lethal heart defects 0 None
2011-01-21 INF2 gene mutation is a major cause for focal segmental glomerulosclerosis 0 None
2011-01-21 Fat linked with DNA chemical changes may help identify risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers take systematic approach to catalog factors that control blood cell development 0 None
2011-01-21 New study reports success of growing human liver cells on resorbable scaffolds 0 None
2011-01-21 Employees with heart attack, ACS are major source of health costs 0 None
2011-01-21 New research says EPO hormone can modulate immune response 0 None
2011-01-21 Scientists find ADAR1 enzyme protect against measles virus 0 None
2011-01-21 Breast cancer patients having strong social support live longer 0 None
2011-01-21 University of Granada research warns about negative effects of benevolent sexism 0 None
2011-01-21 New study reveals illicit HGH use among young American male weightlifters 0 None
2011-01-21 Scientists decipher genetic code for a pancreatic cancer type 0 None
2011-01-21 Study finds positive emotions can influence health outcomes in later adulthood 0 None
2011-01-21 PROSPECT trial results shed new light on plaque types that cause unexpected heart attacks 0 5
2011-01-21 New research suggests humans use senses to keep track of time 0 None
2011-01-20 BUSM receives NIH grant to explore how chronic inflammation can lead to systemic diseases 0 None
2011-01-20 COPD patients on LTOT may face high risk of death from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-20 ERC selects Elsevier's SciVerse Scopus database to track and award research funding opportunities 0 None
2011-01-20 Clinical Immunology Research Laboratory at The Mount Sinai Medical Center receives Octapharma grant 0 5
2011-01-20 Breastfeeding can partially offset long-term side effects of cancer treatment 0 2
2011-01-20 Damaged alpha-synuclein proteins can spread in a 'prion-like' manner: Study 0 None
2011-01-20 Long-term use of khat drug decreases self-control, leads to undesirable behaviour: Study 1 None
2011-01-20 Ultrasound device shows promise in breaking up pulmonary embolisms: Research 0 None
2011-01-20 Medidata extends Grants Manager web-based budgeting application with new Contracting module 0 None
2011-01-20 Study: Vitamin E supplementation may extend life-span of restricted groups of men 0 None
2011-01-20 Reducing generic prices will not result in pharmacy shortages: Study 0 None
2011-01-20 Finland begins implementation of European biomedical research infrastructures 0 None
2011-01-20 Swiss HIV Cohort Study identifies simple method to determine time of infection 0 None
2011-01-20 DARPA grants $5.6 million to Dana-Farber to develop viable countermeasures against unknown pathogen 0 None
2011-01-20 TKA patients undergoing telerehabilitation experience similar results as traditional one: Study 0 None
2011-01-20 MD Anderson receives $150 million grant from Khalifa Foundation for cancer research 0 None
2011-01-20 New research: HIV individuals are more likely to have stroke 0 None
2011-01-20 Endothelial cells may play a role in controlling cancer behavior: New study 0 None
2011-01-20 Singapore study finds video game addiction exists globally 0 None
2011-01-20 Scarab Genomics, WIST enter research agreement to produce isoprene from paper, pulp mill waste streams 0 None
2011-01-20 Baked goods made from hydrolyzed wheat flour are not toxic to celiac disease patients 0 None
2011-01-20 Researchers identify PBRM1 gene mutation in one in three patients with common form of renal cancer 0 5
2011-01-20 Eating more fruits and vegetables may reduce risk of heart disease: New Study 0 None
2011-01-20 Adolescent girls may engage in substance use due to bullying-related depression 0 None
2011-01-20 Adult children of divorce are more likely to have suicidal ideation 0 None
2011-01-19 Scientists determine protein structure that delivers genetic material of HIV to human cells 0 None
2011-01-19 Study finds link between public transport and risk of catching ARI 0 None
2011-01-19 Autism Speaks, CDC and NIH collaborate to investigate higher prevalence of ASD in Minneapolis' Somali population 1 5
2011-01-19 Data on Ensituximab for treatment of pancreatic and colorectal cancers to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-01-19 First IRB approval for clinical study on the abdomen utilizing Revolutions Medical MRI software tools 0 None
2011-01-19 Theraclone, Pfizer enter multi-year research and development collaboration 0 None
2011-01-19 Collaborative study may lead to improved influenza vaccine and vaccines for other respiratory virus infections 0 None
2011-01-19 Case Western Reserve, Athersys enter partnership for scientific study on spinal cord injury 0 None
2011-01-19 Dr. Kathleen receives NSF grant to measure how climate change will impact risk of malaria, dengue fever 0 None
2011-01-19 Study demonstrates role of alpha-synuclein cell-to-cell transfer in Parkinson's disease pathogenesis 0 None
2011-01-19 CareCore National and D3 partner to accelerate implementation of cancer care pathways 0 4
2011-01-19 Study demonstrates clinical accuracy of Masimo's noninvasive, continuous hemoglobin monitoring technology 0 None
2011-01-19 Study shows risky knowledge gaps, deficits in dietary supplements among pregnant women 0 None
2011-01-19 Europe's leading oncology organisations receive €12 million grant to streamline cross border research 0 None
2011-01-19 UNC scientists discover how chaperone enzyme plays a key role in cells' ability to tolerate DNA damage 0 None
2011-01-19 Concomitant physical symptoms in patients with depression and anxiety associated with poorer prognosis 0 None
2011-01-19 New study provides clear data on high rate of childhood maltreatment among deaf community 0 None
2011-01-19 Alternative interventions do just as well as cognitive interventions for reducing 'senior moments' 0 None
2011-01-19 New study provides insight into developing therapeutics for airway disease 0 None
2011-01-19 African American patients who are susceptible to hypertension may benefit from storytelling: New study 0 None
2011-01-19 UAB study uses InQ system to evaluate effects of secondary injury components on brain cells 0 None
2011-01-19 Study shows physical activity helps people with osteoarthritis to walk faster 0 4
2011-01-19 BSi and OMJPI enter development agreement for novel neurological and psychiatric disease therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-19 New project on developing countermeasures for natural and intentional exposure to disease pathogens 0 None
2011-01-19 Positive preliminary results from Soligenix's SGX202 in GARS model 0 None
2011-01-19 Scripps Research receives NIH grant to develop therapies for circadian rhythm disorders 0 None
2011-01-19 Higher fruit and vegetable intake lowers risk of dying from ischaemic heart disease 0 None
2011-01-19 Study: Brain's 'autopilot' network may aid in early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-19 Concordia study finds younger adults react faster to sudden changes 0 None
2011-01-19 Study may help develop novel ways to combat lipotoxic cardiomyopathy, related heart disease 0 None
2011-01-19 New findings show reduced vitamin D absorption in patients with quiescent CD 0 None
2011-01-19 Research provides new insight into how HIV protein's structural changes may alter viral infection into healthy cells 0 None
2011-01-19 Boehringer Ingelheim to acquire Amgen's Fremont California development and manufacturing facility 0 None
2011-01-19 Study highlights lack of treatment for adolescents with severe mental disorders 0 None
2011-01-19 Study shows new cardio-pulmonary resuscitation technique increases long-term survival of patients 0 None
2011-01-19 Severe asthma in early childhood may lead to premature loss of lung function during adolescence: Study 0 None
2011-01-19 Modifiable and non-modifiable lifestyle factors influence breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-01-18 Study elaborates relationship between obesity and MDD-R, long-term use of ADs 0 None
2011-01-18 Soy protein lowers total cholesterol and non-HDL: New study 0 3
2011-01-18 Organic milk best: Study 0 5
2011-01-18 Heart failure patients admitted to general wards fare poorly: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 iBio grants commercial, royalty-bearing license to Fiocruz/Bio-Manguinhos for new yellow fever vaccine 0 None
2011-01-18 Harbor Biosciences signs development agreements for HE2000, HE3235 and HE3286 with CIPI 0 None
2011-01-18 Ingenuity and Erasmus enter next-generation sequencing disease research collaboration 0 None
2011-01-18 Biological Psychiatry publishes special issue focusing on postmortem studies of psychosis 0 None
2011-01-18 Researchers present new findings on role of relationship between patient and therapist 0 None
2011-01-18 Research: Adults with ADHD are more likely to develop degenerative dementia 0 5
2011-01-18 Clinical studies by expert HIV clinicians suggest that HIV-TRePS may have clinical and economic benefits 0 None
2011-01-18 Research finds resistance training results in 20% decrease in person's blood pressure 0 None
2011-01-18 Juice Plus+ reduces number of sick days, lowers expenditure on cold medicines: Study 0 3.3
2011-01-18 New study finds nurses' work schedule can impact patient outcomes 0 None
2011-01-18 Teens living next to busy roadway face high risk of allergies and asthma: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Antibiotics with blood pressure medications may cause hypotension 0 4.5
2011-01-18 Study reports warfarin users may face risk of death after traumatic injuries 0 None
2011-01-18 New study reveals measles viral gene plays key role in development of PD 0 None
2011-01-18 Infant macrosomia is a risk factor for postneonatal death among First Nations 0 1.5
2011-01-18 Researchers find kidney-specific gene defects may increase risk of heart failure 0 None
2011-01-18 Research provides evidence of blood pressure control system in distal nephron of kidney 0 None
2011-01-18 Platelet-rich plasma shows a promising biologic treatment for myocardial infarction: Study 0 5
2011-01-17 Women with PCOS face high risk of type 2 diabetes due to aberrations in fat tissue 0 None
2011-01-17 Inflammation “master switch” found: Study 0 2.7
2011-01-17 Beer cheers for health: Study look at beer, Mediterranean diet and heart 0 None
2011-01-16 Smoking harms DNA within minutes: Study 0 None
2011-01-16 Painkillers and heart attack risk 0 3.5
2011-01-14 Research roundup: Racial disparities in cancer and other care, nursing home closures, extending drugmakers' exclusivity 0 None
2011-01-14 New evidence about broadly-reactive neutralizing antibodies that block HIV infection 0 None
2011-01-14 UCSF student wins 2010 Lucien Rubenstein Award 0 5
2011-01-14 Cancer Research UK and CRT select 4 research groups to unravel role of cancer stem cells 0 None
2011-01-14 Developmental Systems Approach can make early intervention more effective in children 0 None
2011-01-14 Collaborative Drug Discovery receives additional grant for TB drug research 0 None
2011-01-14 US Army awards $2.8M contract for project focusing on brain and eye injuries in military personnel 0 5
2011-01-14 Researcher tests new method of treatment for both humans and dogs with back trouble 0 5
2011-01-14 Noncombatant military personnel at greater risk of developing PTSD 0 3
2011-01-14 CINJ clinical trial explores anti-malaria drug against melanoma 0 None
2011-01-14 Why minor details of an episode are linked to long-term memories 0 None
2011-01-14 Sleep medications increase risk for nighttime falls and potential injury 0 None
2011-01-14 ShangPharma opens new multi-purpose pharma development and cGMP manufacturing facility in Fengxian 0 None
2011-01-14 65% of Americans oppose Medicaid cuts 0 None
2011-01-14 Living at higher altitudes may increase risk for suicide 0 None
2011-01-14 Study finds racial disparities in weight-related counseling 0 None
2011-01-14 MGH researchers discover massive overexpression of DNA sequences in cancer cells 0 None
2011-01-14 Scientists develop Australia's first pluripotent stem cell lines using skin biopsies for FA disease 0 None
2011-01-14 Higher number of daily steps prevents obesity and reduces risk of diabetes 0 None
2011-01-14 Gut bacteria may play a role in weight loss and gastrointestinal problems: New research 0 None
2011-01-14 Centice launches integration and solutions platform for Computational Raman Spectroscopy application 0 None
2011-01-14 Vanderbilt, Scripps Research form partnership to open new institute 0 None
2011-01-14 New study finds prevalence of hypertension in older Mexican-Americans 0 1
2011-01-14 Airborne prions can induce mad cow disease: Research 0 None
2011-01-14 Study highlights role of SIRT1 protein as tumor suppressor in prostate cancer 0 None
2011-01-14 Patients on dialysis may face risk of death from atrial fibrillation: Study 0 None
2011-01-14 Research study to develop rapid, inexpensive blood screening test for early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-01-14 Study reports long-term complications in childhood survivors of bacterial meningitis 1 2
2011-01-14 Older adults with recent heart attack, kidney dysfunction lack long-term medication adherence: Study 0 None
2011-01-14 Researchers discover molecular mechanism behind coffee's protective effect 1 5
2011-01-14 12-HETE enzyme inhibition can prevent ischemic retinopathy: Study 0 None
2011-01-14 Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation grants $1.5million to Liverpool University for bacterial study 0 None
2011-01-13 20% of cancer survivors experience chronic pain: Study 0 4
2011-01-13 New research shows enzyme-armed oncolytic virus may help fight brain tumors 0 None
2011-01-13 Combination therapy initially, best for blood pressure control: ACCELERATE study 0 None
2011-01-13 Good cholesterol efficiency more important than quantity: Study 0 5
2011-01-13 LUMEDX announces CD on analytical software for investigating lab utilization in cardiovascular service lines 0 None
2011-01-13 Exposure to room light prior to bedtime suppresses melatonin levels, increases cancer and diabetes risk: Study 0 None
2011-01-13 Sanofi-aventis, UCSF announce research and development collaborations 0 None
2011-01-13 Pan-European comparative genomics project to develop software suite for gene regulation analysis 0 None
2011-01-13 The past, present and future of anthrax research 0 None
2011-01-13 Addition of caffeine to alcohol does not improve sustained attention or reaction times 0 None
2011-01-13 Antibiotics need to be used only when diagnosis of acute ear infection is certain 0 None
2011-01-13 Scientists demonstrate how one gene evolves two competing functions via duplication 0 None
2011-01-13 BP-lowering medications provide long-term benefit of reducing death risk from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-13 Largest long-term examination of children's health and development in the US 0 None
2011-01-13 SRI International receives $17.4 million grant to boost treatments for cardiovascular, lung, blood diseases 0 None
2011-01-13 Transition of oncology programme into lead optimisation triggers EUR 2.0M milestone payment to Evotec 0 None
2011-01-13 DNAVision purchases 4 of Life Technologies' next-generation sequencing platforms 0 None
2011-01-13 Antibiotic treatment may be sufficient to overcome River Blindness 0 None
2011-01-13 NIH awards VistaGen and NuPotential $500,000 grant to advance iPS stem cell technology 0 None
2011-01-13 Investigators find reduction in STEMI rates, but slight increase in NSTEMI incidence rates 0 None
2011-01-13 Minimal invasive valve surgery provides better outcomes in older patients: Mount Sinai study 0 None
2011-01-13 Health, social and economical consequences of sleep disorders: A controlled national study 0 None
2011-01-13 MMRF, Synta collaborate for clinical development of ganetespib in multiple myeloma 0 None
2011-01-13 Emotional stress can affect motor coordination and other cerebellum-dependent cognitive functions: Study 1 None
2011-01-13 BIDMC scientist wins 2011 Pezcoller Foundation-AACR International Award for cancer research 0 None
2011-01-13 Study highlights important clinical implications of miR-503 in diabetes-associated vascular complications 0 None
2011-01-13 New research paper reveals key lessons about origins of 2009 H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2011-01-13 Scientists quantify amount of energy lost during sleep deprivation 0 None
2011-01-13 Aβ, tau and Fyn protein interactions may lead to brain dysfunction and AD 0 None
2011-01-13 Cholesterol efflux capacity is more closely associated with protection against heart disease: Study 0 None
2011-01-13 Obesity in children today may contribute to 2-5 year decline in life expectancy 0 None
2011-01-13 Peninsula scientists to implement Policy Research Unit for early cancer screening and diagnosis 0 None
2011-01-13 Exposure to 'thirdhand smoke' poses additional health risks 0 5
2011-01-13 BPA more harmful to women with hormonal and fertility imbalances 0 None
2011-01-12 Study indicates disease's underlying causes in mice, finds compounds that normalize Alzheimer's brain 0 None
2011-01-12 NSAIDs raise risk of heart disease: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 New Down syndrome non-invasive test for ‘mums-to-be’ on the horizon 0 None
2011-01-12 Fruit and vegetables gives more healthy golden glow than the sun 0 None
2011-01-12 University of Minnesota places order for Bruker's ultra-high field NMR spectrometers 0 None
2011-01-12 Exiqon launches 2nd generation of miRCURY LNA microRNA Inhibitor libraries for genome-wide screening 0 None
2011-01-12 Merck and PAREXEL enter strategic alliance for biosimilars 0 None
2011-01-12 Negative aspects of prostate cancer screening acceptable 0 None
2011-01-12 Peakdale receives CIR accreditation from French Ministry of Higher Education and Research 0 None
2011-01-12 CRF Health offers gold standard ePRO education, demonstrates commitment to advance paperless trials 0 None
2011-01-12 UVA Cancer Center moves to OnCore Clinical Research Management System 0 None
2011-01-12 New research identifies nutrition inadequacy among Americans 0 1
2011-01-12 Ascension Health launches project to determine best methods to reduce or eliminate birth complications 0 None
2011-01-12 Michael Cuccione Foundation donates $5 million to support childhood cancer research 0 None
2011-01-12 Study: 23% of doctors have negative perceptions on quality, effectiveness of generic drugs 0 None
2011-01-12 Private rooms in the ICU help reduce hospital infections 0 None
2011-01-12 Study examines how social influences affect obese young adults 0 None
2011-01-12 Antibodies produced by people who recovered from H1N1 offer clues for universal flu vaccine 0 None
2011-01-12 NIDA awards Scripps Research, University of Pennsylvania $8.2M grant to develop tobacco addiction treatment 0 None
2011-01-12 Genethon deploys Atempo Digital Archive to optimize biotherapy research data storage resources 0 None
2011-01-12 Life Technologies announces new DNA sequencing portfolio for lab research 0 None
2011-01-12 'MMR doctor' planned scheme to make millions from his health scare 0 None
2011-01-12 CAMH scientists receive NARSAD's Young Investigator grant awards for brain and behavior research 0 None
2011-01-12 SCRI to lead clinical development of AstraZeneca's novel targeted oncology compound 0 None
2011-01-12 Common rubber products can cause contact allergy: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 Emerging Healthcare enters option agreement with OceanBASIS 0 None
2011-01-12 Patients who consume painkillers may face cardiovascular risk 0 None
2011-01-11 Eric Lancaster receives NORD grant to study stiff-person syndrome 1 None
2011-01-11 Proposed health research agency for UK 0 None
2011-01-11 Nicotine may act as treatment for some symptoms of schizophrenia 0 4
2011-01-11 Cleveland Clinic and MedStar Health collaborate to create Innovation Alliance 0 None
2011-01-11 Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim enter global agreement to develop and commercialize diabetes compounds 0 None
2011-01-11 Vaccine Safety Conference affirms urgent need for methodologically sound vaccine science 0 5
2011-01-11 Research could lead to new approaches to treat dementia 0 None
2011-01-11 Basal-like breast cancer is equally aggressive disease in African American women and white women: Study 0 None
2011-01-11 Cautionary note on measuring perceived pain in research 0 None
2011-01-11 Less than 7% of U.S. seniors get shingles vaccination 0 None
2011-01-11 QIAGEN to acquire minority stake in Alacris Theranostics 0 None
2011-01-11 Researchers report gene therapy strategy that improves Beta Thalassemia in mice model 0 None
2011-01-11 New study finds nitric oxide gas has no therapeutic value in most premature babies 0 None
2011-01-11 Biologics receives National Comprehensive Cancer Network recognition 0 None
2011-01-11 MSU researcher believes pregnancy unmasks predispositions to cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-11 Amount of alcohol and pattern of consumption affect risk of cognitive impairment 0 None
2011-01-11 Plasminogen may serve as new target to treat prion diseases 0 None
2011-01-11 Predator microbes may work against antibiotic resistant disease-causing bacteria: Study 0 None
2011-01-11 Group of health research funders calls for increased sharing of public health data 0 None
2011-01-11 Population of highly active neurons could provide insight into neocortex 0 None
2011-01-11 Study: Protein that plays a key role in some antioxidant therapies can promote atherosclerosis 0 1
2011-01-10 Women’s tears dampen men’s libido: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 Multiple sclerosis gene connection from women to offspring: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 PharPoint Research joins Medidata's ASPire to Win channel partner program 0 None
2011-01-10 Celator, Cephalon extend cancer research agreement 0 None
2011-01-10 95.6% of WTC survivors report posttraumatic stress symptoms 0 None
2011-01-10 Research suggests novel therapeutic approach for Huntington's Disease 0 None
2011-01-10 LabCorp to market On-Q-ity's circulating tumor cell platform 0 None
2011-01-10 Slowing engines of mitochondria could extend life 0 None
2011-01-10 Quality of life measures most useful for clinical decision-making in trials with QOL as primary outcome 0 None
2011-01-10 Two signaling molecules communicate across nerve cells to regulate electrical, chemical activity: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 Researchers identify gene mutation for that is essential for correct protein-processing in cells 0 None
2011-01-10 Study finds link between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and stroke 0 None
2011-01-09 Carrots and plums for better looks! 0 None
2011-01-09 Vaccines for alcoholism and cocaine addiction coming soon 0 4.5
2011-01-09 Secret behind viruses making covert attacks unravelled: Study 0 5
2011-01-09 Green tea may help in Alzheimer’s disease: Study 0 None
2011-01-09 Simple Alzheimer’s disease test developed 0 None
2011-01-07 Sutro, Pfizer enter multi-year collaboration for novel peptide-based therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-07 MMRF awards $3 million under 2010 Biotech Investment Awards program 0 None
2011-01-07 Study finds combined treatments safe and effective for severe acute pancreatitis 0 None
2011-01-07 Elevated rates of 'Sarcoid Like' Granulomatous Pulmonary Disease found in WTC responders 0 None
2011-01-07 Cell Medica enters EBV-associated cancer research collaboration with CAGT and Baylor College of Medicine 0 None
2011-01-07 Spirogen, Genentech enter multi-year ADC research collaboration and license agreement 0 None
2011-01-07 Study examines link between media consumption, eating disorders among adolescent girls in Fiji 1 None
2011-01-07 Cells that give rise to neurons maintain high levels of ROS 0 None
2011-01-07 TD2 and Oncoholdings partner to accelerate development of superior oncology agents 0 None
2011-01-07 HRG protein inhibits tumor growth and metastasis: Study 0 None
2011-01-07 Driving convertible cars with top open may increase risk of noise-induced hearing loss 0 None
2011-01-07 Study: Tβ4 can protect endothelial progenitor cells 0 None
2011-01-07 Researchers identify genetic mutation responsible for acromegaly disease 1 5
2011-01-07 NARSAD awards $12.6 million for mental health research 0 None
2011-01-07 X-BODY BioSciences, Mercator Therapeutics collaborate for multi-target cancer research 0 None
2011-01-07 New research: NFKBIA gene loss induces glioblastoma development 0 None
2011-01-07 Liver transplant recipients develop PTMS, face high risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-07 Researchers discover specific genetic abnormalities in hESC, iPSC lines 0 None
2011-01-07 Robo4 molecule may improve bone marrow transplants: Study 0 None
2011-01-06 GT Life Sciences and BGI complete CHO-K1 genome sequencing 0 None
2011-01-06 Tomatoes contain nutrient which prevents vascular diseases 0 None
2011-01-06 22.5% implanted defibrillators are unnecessary: Study 2 None
2011-01-06 Urine tests could detect Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 0 None
2011-01-06 Study shows clinical benefits of iniparib in combination with standard chemotherapy for triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-06 Presence of PML molecules could serve to diagnose condition of tumor: Researchers 0 None
2011-01-06 New technique to analyze and quantify changes in protein 0 None
2011-01-06 Medical experts issue warning about common practice of tablet splitting 0 None
2011-01-06 Findings of AM095 in various in vitro, in vivo models of fibrotic disease published in JPET 0 None
2011-01-06 Research: Tomatoes can tackle onset of vascular diseases 0 5
2011-01-06 InHealth awards grant to assess effects of hip replacement therapy on aging populations 0 None
2011-01-06 JMD publishes results of Tissue of Origin Test validation, reproducibility study 0 None
2011-01-06 Violence against mothers increases risk of death among female children in India: Study 0 None
2011-01-06 Using TMV to control temperature of children's bath water can reduce risk of scalding: Researchers 0 None
2011-01-06 Study compares treatment cost of PID hospitalizations, ER care for teen girls 0 None
2011-01-06 Punch card study reveals link between high-density lipoprotein particles and heart disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Studded tires can cause damage to public health and pavement 0 None
2011-01-06 Mutated TDP-43 can cause neurons to die: Study 0 4
2011-01-06 Research says regular intake of green tea can prevent Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Study sheds light on quantity of MRSA colonization, relationship between quantities at different sites 0 None
2011-01-06 Physical activity associated with lower risk of death for prostate cancer patients: Study 0 None
2011-01-06 Study shows positive effects of formal child care in improving language skills 0 None
2011-01-06 IV fluids for trauma patients may not be life savers all the time 0 None
2011-01-06 Cardiologists identify blood protein fragment that can predict heart attack 0 None
2011-01-06 Researchers regenerate complete shoulder joint surfaces using patient's own cells 0 None
2011-01-06 Study provides new insights into how viruses establish chronic infections 0 None
2011-01-06 Scientists report that organically grown vegetables have less healthful antioxidants 0 None
2011-01-06 Mayo Clinic researchers estimate lifetime risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in men and women 0 None
2011-01-06 Pico-Tesla commences placebo-controlled Magneceutical Therapy study for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Study: Antibiotics can provide long-lasting relief to patients with irritable bowel syndrome 0 None
2011-01-06 Investigators receive two Alpha-1 Foundation grants for research on lung disorder 0 None
2011-01-05 University of Michigan lab takes top honours in worldwide protein prediction competition 0 None
2011-01-05 Bright light therapy for the aged depressed: Study 0 None
2011-01-05 Delay sex to strengthen marriage: Study 2 5
2011-01-05 Way of experiencing internal state of body influences perception of body from the outside 0 None
2011-01-05 IRIS ships 3,000th iQ200 Automated Urine Microscopy Analyzer to Sarasota Memorial Hospital 0 None
2011-01-05 New laboratory manual on imaging in developmental biology 0 None
2011-01-05 Soldiers with positive outlook in traumatic situations less likely to suffer anxiety, depression 0 None
2011-01-05 Neuroscientist says spatial strategies can reduce risk of dementia 0 None
2011-01-05 Predictive value of plasma galectin-3 levels in heart failure patients: Study 0 None
2011-01-05 Special knowledge of growth physiology needed to treat fractures in children 0 None
2011-01-05 ImmunGene, Cephalon Australia collaborate to advance new class of protein therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-05 KINAXO, AstraZeneca enter oncology research collaboration 0 None
2011-01-05 arGEN-X's alliance with Lilly highlights potential of SIMPLE Antibody platform 0 None
2011-01-05 Betulin in birch bark appears to provide metabolic benefits 0 5
2011-01-05 ReproCELL to enter collaborative iPS cell-derived hepatocytes R&D agreement with NIBIO 0 None
2011-01-05 Insecticidal nets do not always work against diseases transmitted by insect bites 0 4
2011-01-05 AnaptysBio announces successful completion of optimization project for Merck 0 None
2011-01-05 New research finds physicians are not following standard care guidelines for OA 0 None
2011-01-05 Removal of ZIP proteins from hippocampus cell protects them from injury 0 None
2011-01-05 Metabolic cost of missing one night of sleep equivalent to walking two miles 0 None
2011-01-05 Researchers develop unique vaccine that produces long-lasting anti-cocaine immunity in mice 0 None
2011-01-05 Higher measures of walking speed associated with increased length of survival among older adults 0 None
2011-01-05 Santaris Pharma, Pfizer expand RNA-targeted medicine collaboration 0 None
2011-01-05 Study: Stem cells play an unexpected role in male pattern balding 0 None
2011-01-05 Increased amounts of MMP-1 enzyme may explain preeclampsia symptoms in pregnant women 0 None
2011-01-05 Diet low in micronutrients can contribute to metabolic syndrome 0 5
2011-01-05 AMRI, Genentech enter research and licensing collaboration 0 None
2011-01-05 Dutch scientists provide new insights into intestinal cancer through plant study 0 None
2011-01-04 TRPM2 in pancreatic beta-cells may control insulin secretion levels 0 None
2011-01-04 Vaccine blocks cocaine high in mice - human trials likely 0 None
2011-01-04 Single cancer cell could be detected in future using new test 0 4
2011-01-04 Clinicians rely upon analgesics and surgery; overlook exercise and weight loss for OA patients 0 None
2011-01-04 Past smoking history does not affect RA patient's response to treatments 0 None
2011-01-04 Combat-related PTSD associated with longer-term physical, emotional and cognitive symptoms 0 None
2011-01-04 Lifestyle changes between childhood and adulthood linked to high-risk cholesterol levels 0 None
2011-01-04 Chest: January news briefs 0 None
2011-01-04 Reviewing medical imaging on portable media presents a problematic venture 0 None
2011-01-04 Nanoparticles may help diagnose and treat pancreatic and ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-01-04 MGH, Veridex establish research center of excellence on circulating tumor cell technologies 0 None
2011-01-04 Mediterranean diet appears to slow cognitive decline in older adults 0 None
2011-01-04 CDK1 protein deactivates EZH2 enzyme that causes cancer spread 0 None
2011-01-04 Vitamin D deficiency could be linked to development of certain autoimmune lung diseases 0 2
2011-01-04 Mercator, Pepscan enter multi-program cancer research collaboration 0 None
2011-01-04 Researchers report estrogen may increase movement of precancerous cells in oral cavity 0 None
2011-01-04 Risk-adjusted TTR appears to improve anticoagulation control 0 None
2011-01-04 Researchers identify new biological pathway that contribute to glaucoma 0 None
2011-01-04 Fondation Leducq awards Penn Medicine researcher $6M grant for cardiovascular disease study 0 None
2011-01-04 Study: Multitude of genes are linked to adult height 0 None
2011-01-03 Ecron Acunova, Newcastle University sign Memorandum of Understanding for clinical research 0 None
2011-01-02 General anaesthesia brings reversible coma and not sleep: Study 0 None
2011-01-02 Mediterranean diet helps more than one chronic condition 0 None

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