Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - January 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-01-31 Study indicates dogs make excellent models for studying human genetic disorders 0 None
2010-01-30 John Wiley and Sons' new book on statistical bioinformatics for biomedical and life science researchers 0 None
2010-01-30 Comprehensive overview of transporters involved in drug elimination and resistance 0 None
2010-01-30 John Wiley and Sons' book on biochemistry and its relation to human diseases 0 None
2010-01-30 USPTO allows claims to Rosetta Genomics' two microRNA related patent applications 0 None
2010-01-30 Comprehensive report on latest research findings of oncogenic viruses 0 5
2010-01-30 Delaware Bio members support bioscience educational initiatives 0 None
2010-01-30 New book enlists emerging data to drive the discovery of new cancer-fighting drugs 0 None
2010-01-30 Overview of biomarkers and their role in drug development 0 None
2010-01-30 New report on latest advances in biomaterials and their applications from Research and Markets 0 None
2010-01-30 Noninvasive optical imaging probes to determine amount and type of cell death in tumors 0 None
2010-01-30 Musical video to teach basics of biotechnology 0 3.5
2010-01-30 Pathway Genomics' genetic health report provides valuable insight into certain health conditions 0 None
2010-01-30 Global trends driving the proteomics market 0 None
2010-01-30 Study may lead to preventative and therapeutic treatments for MS patients 0 None
2010-01-30 New biomarker may predict treatment outcomes in RA patients 1 5
2010-01-30 Docking algorithm EADock allows successful design of new inhibitors for anti-cancer target 0 None
2010-01-30 New study identifies that SynDIG1 plays critical role in creating and sustaining synapses 0 None
2010-01-29 New mathematical model helps in predicting treatment outcomes for cervical cancer patients 0 None
2010-01-29 BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award granted to Robert J. Lefkowitz 0 None
2010-01-29 Nectar of almond tree produces amygdalin 1 5
2010-01-29 Discovery may help in designing drugs for sun-damaged skin 0 None
2010-01-29 Targeted sequencing of exome can help identify potential disease-causing genes 0 None
2010-01-29 GSA announces recipients of 2010 awards for distinguished service in the field of genetics 0 None
2010-01-29 New understanding of CD44 receptor's role in immune cell survival 0 None
2010-01-29 Experimental vaccine protects mice and monkeys against chikungunya virus 0 None
2010-01-29 Findings could guide in developing more effective vaccines for HIV/AIDS and cancer 0 None
2010-01-29 Normal protein can be converted into prion that causes fatal brain diseases in humans 0 None
2010-01-29 DNA Medicine Institute awarded Phase II NASA SBIR grant for developing nanoscale diagnostic technologies 0 None
2010-01-29 Researchers discover new target for drugs to prevent common iron deficiency 0 None
2010-01-29 New research raises hopes that immune rejection of embryonic stem cell therapies can be avoided without drugs 0 None
2010-01-29 Level of key immune cells in kidney transplant patients may predict risk of skin cancer 0 None
2010-01-29 Nontoxic drug halts and reverses rheumatoid arthritis 0 5
2010-01-29 Researchers reveal major shifts in structure of scientific research 0 None
2010-01-29 iPierian receives UK patent for induced pluripotent stem cell technology 0 None
2010-01-28 Scientists discover mechanism that regulates prolactin hormone 0 None
2010-01-28 Florida State University research team to develop way of measuring zinc levels in the human body 0 None
2010-01-28 DNA variations in genes increase risk of developing PI-IBS 0 None
2010-01-28 Blocking action of key protein boosts immune 'memory' to prevent or clear viral infection 0 None
2010-01-28 New technique could reduce animal use in gene study 0 None
2010-01-28 Research suggests pomegranate seed extract could stimulate uterine contractions 0 None
2010-01-28 Researchers to test newest implant in restoring vision damaged by disease 0 5
2010-01-28 New insight into reprogramming of cells 0 None
2010-01-28 Blocking CRF may prevent excessive alcohol consumption 0 5
2010-01-28 Posible new method to assess loss of consciousness 0 5
2010-01-28 NNSA helps funding development of domestic radioisotope supply 0 None
2010-01-28 Special issue explores how evolution can help doctors understand and treat diseases 0 None
2010-01-28 Scientists discover new technique to investigate cancer stem cells 0 None
2010-01-28 Researchers challenge prevailing assumptions in interpreting genome-wide studies 0 None
2010-01-28 Leukemia cells rely on fatty acid metabolism to grow and evade cell death 0 None
2010-01-28 Adipose tissue, a promising new source of HSPCs 0 None
2010-01-28 Brain study finds intriguing connection between prosody and empathy 0 4
2010-01-28 Researchers use nanofactories to prevent bacteria without using antibiotics 0 None
2010-01-28 Life Technologies announces a series of investments and new technologies for genetic sequencing research 0 None
2010-01-28 Scientists uncover a key cellular mechanism that alters brain cell function in Huntington's disease 0 None
2010-01-28 IRSF announces first 2010 ANGEL Grant for testing potential Rett Syndrome therapies 0 None
2010-01-28 ALS TDI and Oxford BioMedica extend collaboration to develop gene therapies for Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2010-01-28 UC-CCHMC partnership receives $3.75M NIAMS grant for musculoskeletal soft tissue repair research 0 None
2010-01-28 CSCs elimination could hold the key to fight ovarian cancer 0 None
2010-01-28 Greg Morgan awarded the Derek Price/Rod Webster Prize 0 None
2010-01-28 Antibiotic protects against noise-induced hearing loss in young mice 0 None
2010-01-27 Vitamin D supplements can counter the effects of Crohn's disease 0 4
2010-01-27 Discovery could help improve diagnosis and treatment for anxiety disorders 0 None
2010-01-27 Blood system offers a potential therapeutic avenue for age-related stem cell dysfunction 0 None
2010-01-27 Juvaris BioTherapeutics completes second close on its Series B equity financing 0 None
2010-01-27 Two new studies further the understanding of molecular steps in PLC cascade 0 None
2010-01-27 Study could lead to better understanding of how certain birth defects occur in humans 0 None
2010-01-27 Researchers challenge prevailing belief about role of protein in abnormal cell proliferation 0 None
2010-01-27 Labcyte introduces pre-calibrated liquid class packages for use with its Echo acoustic dispensers 0 None
2010-01-27 New technology could aid in developing novel drugs and future gene therapies 0 None
2010-01-27 Researchers use high resolution genome sequencing to track virulent strain of MRSA 0 None
2010-01-27 New research project aims at understanding the genetic origins of childhood cancers 0 None
2010-01-27 GEH to create a supply of molybdenum-99 for use in nuclear medicine diagnostic procedures 0 None
2010-01-27 Proteomics study reveals protein suppression makes cancers more susceptible to chemotherapy 0 None
2010-01-27 Investigators identify new disease mechanism and therapeutic approach for lupus kidney disease 0 None
2010-01-27 Facial and brain anomalies in holoprosencephaly related chromosome aberrations characterized 0 None
2010-01-27 Researchers identify new drugs to protect brain cells from neurological disease 0 None
2010-01-27 Chronic insomnia may be associated with reduced cortical volume, says study 0 None
2010-01-27 Findings provide new insight into factors causing neurodegenerative diseases 0 4
2010-01-27 Research could help develop sophisticated treatments for Type I diabetes 0 None
2010-01-27 Study sheds light on cellular communication systems involved in neurodegenerative, cancer and cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2010-01-27 MBL generates human monoclonal antibodies against pandemic A type influenza virus 0 None
2010-01-27 Discovery challenges understanding of blood cell development 0 None
2010-01-27 National Science Foundation awards grant to study biological mechanism of living cells 0 None
2010-01-27 Researchers renew hope that effective vaccine could be developed against Salmonella infection 0 None
2010-01-27 Geron collaborates to explore hESC-based product for Alzheimer’s disease 0 None
2010-01-27 Antioxidants can also harm 0 None
2010-01-27 Helicos BioSciences adds new sequencing kits and run configurations for its Genetic Analysis System 0 None
2010-01-27 Genome study could help prevent devastating epidemics in the future 0 None
2010-01-27 Study shows congenital HGH deficiency has no effect on normal lifespan 0 None
2010-01-27 Microbia's beta-carotene receives 'GRAS' status for food and beverage applications 0 None
2010-01-27 Resveratrol supplements may offer potential benefits for cancer patients 0 None
2010-01-27 UF researchers work out to find new treatments for Pompe disease 0 None
2010-01-27 MDRNA granted Chinese patent for use of nucleic acids in cancer treatment 0 None
2010-01-27 UCSB research: Rapamycin drug, a potential treatment for ADPKD 0 None
2010-01-27 New U.S. patent broadens Cytori Therapeutics' portfolio covering adipose-derived cell therapies 0 5
2010-01-27 Dr. Shinya Yamanaka to receive the 2010 March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology 0 None
2010-01-27 Osiris Therapeutics completes enrollment in Prochymal MSC therapy Phase II trial for type 1 diabetes 0 1
2010-01-27 Findings may point toward potential therapies for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2010-01-27 People with higher levels of vitamin D less likely to develop bowel cancer 1 None
2010-01-27 caprotec bioanalytics launches three new caproKits based on its CCMS technology 0 None
2010-01-27 FDA approves Victoza to treat type 2 diabetes in some adults 0 3
2010-01-27 HZI researchers explore novel therapies to keep the immune system young and functional for healthy aging 0 None
2010-01-27 NNSA awards $9M for B&W TSG's medical isotope production program 0 None
2010-01-27 Universite de Montreal researchers are developing leptin-based pill to control hunger 0 None
2010-01-27 Promising results in mice could prevent fatal iron buildup in humans 0 2
2010-01-27 Ben-Gurion University lecturer honored with 2010 Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research 0 None
2010-01-27 BioOhio launches Annual Scholarship program to promote bioscience career pursuits among students 0 None
2010-01-25 Findings may yield novel therapeutic strategies for late-stage breast cancer 0 None
2010-01-25 Long-term graft retention is improved through supplementation of fat grafts with ADRCs 0 None
2010-01-25 World’s largest repository of correlated genetic genealogical information under creation in Mali 0 None
2010-01-25 Research paves way for future vaccine against gastric adenocarcinoma 0 None
2010-01-25 IntegraGen now offers Fluidigm's IFC technology to French researchers 0 None
2010-01-25 Halozyme Therapeutics and BioAtla sign research collaboration agreement 0 None
2010-01-24 Researchers identify new gene signature that predicts cancer recurrence in certain breast tumors 0 None
2010-01-24 Loss of key proteins may account for molecular abnormalities associated with myotonic dystrophy 0 None
2010-01-24 New technology may allow scientists to monitor real time activity of protein network 0 None
2010-01-23 New evidence identifies mechanical factors that limit human running speeds 0 None
2010-01-23 3D images of synapsis between neurons through electron cryotomography 0 None
2010-01-23 Researchers set on grand challenge to accomplish targeted drug delivery for heart disease 0 None
2010-01-23 Study of 16INK4A gene's role in progression of retinoblastoma 0 None
2010-01-23 Kalorama report predicts double-digit growth in SNP market 0 None
2010-01-23 Driving impairs language skills, says new study 0 5
2010-01-23 Injectable sealant found to be biocompatible and effective for fetal tissue repair 0 None
2010-01-23 Study: Warburg effect promotes rapid cell proliferation and tumor growth 0 2.5
2010-01-23 Dark chocolates may ease emotional stress 0 None
2010-01-23 NEB's Double Digest Finder and Enzyme Finder tools now available for iPhone and iPod Touch 0 None
2010-01-23 Scientists map origin of MRSA, technology could help understanding of other diseases 0 None
2010-01-22 Findings offer potential significance to the recovery of walking after spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-01-22 Benefits of DNA testing 0 None
2010-01-22 Elsevier announces the winners of Asian Young Women Researcher Awards 0 None
2010-01-22 ACS Chemical Biology report supports zebrafish for drug development 0 None
2010-01-22 Sexual reproduction leads to lesser accumulation of harmful DNA mutations than asexual reproduction 0 None
2010-01-22 Virtual-reality baseballs give researchers insight into long-standing mystery 0 None
2010-01-22 The American Journal of Pathology: Highlights from February 2010 issue 0 None
2010-01-22 hESC "reporter" line to measure endothelial cell production and activity 0 None
2010-01-22 Research shows frozen human eggs are as effective as fresh eggs to preserve fertility 0 None
2010-01-22 New study indicates viruses employ a novel mechanism to spread more quickly than thought possible 0 None
2010-01-22 Norepinephrine responses to bucindolol influenced by alpha-2C adrenergic receptor genotype 0 None
2010-01-22 Researchers discover genetic variations that predict clinical outcomes in patients with stomach cancer 0 None
2010-01-22 Vitamin D insufficiency associated with higher risk of relapse attacks in patients with MS 0 None
2010-01-22 Researchers identify new therapeutic approach for stroke treatment 0 None
2010-01-22 Pioneering research explores possibility of developing mineral enriched flour 0 None
2010-01-22 AKD Global announces new class of cancer treatments in development 0 5
2010-01-22 Findings may provide new insights into diabetes; suggest novel targets for drug intervention 0 None
2010-01-22 Understanding mechanism of SIRT6 activity may help treat diabetes and cancer 0 None
2010-01-22 Intrinsic Bioprobes licenses diabetes biomarkers to Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics 0 None
2010-01-22 Australian scientists discover cells that cause a common type of childhood leukaemia 0 None
2010-01-22 Findings may aid in developing therapeutic drugs for stroke and other neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2010-01-22 Mice study shows obesity can increase risk of developing liver cancer 0 None
2010-01-22 Study identifying new form of adult onset muscular dystrophy published 0 None
2010-01-22 HIV infection causes premature aging of the brain 0 None
2010-01-22 Association between vitamin D and risk of colorectal cancer identified 0 None
2010-01-22 Tel Aviv University psychologist busts myth and offers tips to counter mid-life crisis 0 None
2010-01-21 Neuralstem announces treatment of first ALS patient with spinal cord stem cells 0 4
2010-01-21 Applied Biosystems' AmpFℓSTR MiniFiler PCR Amplification Kit receives NDIS approval 0 None
2010-01-21 BioLife Solutions announces biologic packaging products pre-filled with GMP biopreservation media 0 None
2010-01-21 Latest interdisciplinary project from Wiley-Blackwell 0 None
2010-01-21 WIREs Cognitive Science explores the rise of neurolaw 0 None
2010-01-21 Study demonstrates BTG2 gene is crucial for neurogenesis and contextual memory function 0 None
2010-01-21 Showing scan images to motivate healthy behaviors in patients provides mixed results 0 None
2010-01-21 Study lays groundwork to develop new treatments for cardiovascular disease and other conditions 0 None
2010-01-21 COTI's novel small molecule effective against pancreatic cancer in animal model 0 None
2010-01-21 Older adults may be wiser decision-makers compared to younger counterparts 0 None
2010-01-21 New effort to produce standardized DNA parts for reducing development time of synthetic biology in labs 0 None
2010-01-21 Researchers explain how HSV dismantles host's defense systems 0 5
2010-01-21 ChromoCure's aneuploidy theory of cancer further validated 2 None
2010-01-21 Mouse sperm can discriminate between its brethren and competing sperm, says study 0 None
2010-01-21 Quorum sensing offers a dynamic approach to increase sensitivity to external signals 0 None
2010-01-21 New research reveals grid cells in human brain provide a cognitive, spatial map 0 None
2010-01-21 Study indicates size of brain structures may predict performance and learning rates 0 None
2010-01-21 Study: PrEP treatment offers protection against HIV transmission in humanized mice 0 None
2010-01-21 Discovery of new class of compounds may help fight hepatitis C 0 None
2010-01-21 Life sciences and healthcare segments support nanotech venture capital investments 0 None
2010-01-21 New class of HCV inhibitors discovered by Eiger BioPharmaceuticals 0 None
2010-01-21 Study identifies new mechanism that causes allergic response in people 0 None
2010-01-21 Study shows nutrition has a direct influence on the immune system 0 None
2010-01-21 Blueberries may help boost memory in older adults 0 None
2010-01-21 Research shows brain abnormalities develop years before Parkinson's symptoms appear 0 None
2010-01-21 Research provides new insights on VEGF receptor function 0 None
2010-01-21 Maturation disorders of nerve terminals may trigger autism 0 None
2010-01-20 Ambry Genetics introduces new StemArray product and services utilizing aCGH technology 0 None
2010-01-20 SCF to host "Accelerate the Cure" fundraiser 0 None
2010-01-20 DNA testing can help individuals make more-informed health and lifestyle decisions 0 2
2010-01-20 Copper-free version of click chemistry crafted to create biomolecular probes 0 1
2010-01-20 Novel approach could speed up discovery for new psychiatric drugs 0 None
2010-01-20 New LNP compositions that improve systemic delivery of RNAi therapeutics discovered 0 None
2010-01-20 QuantRx Biomedical's developments in genetics-based technology 0 None
2010-01-20 Gently rocking embryos during IVF may improve success rates 0 None
2010-01-20 TUM biophysicists map changes in energy landscape of zipper-like protein molecule 0 None
2010-01-20 Gene study could result in personalized therapies for patients with deadly brain cancer 0 5
2010-01-20 Researchers develop more effective way to predict the spread of foot-and-mouth disease 0 None
2010-01-20 TCGA study reveals four distinct molecular subtypes of GBM 0 5
2010-01-20 Scientists study fruit fly to identify key molecular signal in cancer metastasis 0 None
2010-01-20 New method for diagnosing post-traumatic stress disorder 0 None
2010-01-20 Scientists explore new ways to counteract viral infections 0 None
2010-01-20 New pre-clinical data on RXi Pharmaceuticals' proprietary rxRNA compounds presented 0 None
2010-01-20 Study shows lack of protease-activated receptors may cause neural tube defects 0 None
2010-01-20 HSF1A stimulates more protein chaperones and reduces protein misfolding 0 None
2010-01-20 Researchers show how gliomas can evade drugs aimed at blocking EGFR 0 None
2010-01-20 Fc engineering enhances antibody half-life 0 None
2010-01-20 Scientists discover Ebola's immune evasion strategies 0 None
2010-01-20 Access Pharmaceuticals provides update on its Cobalamin insulin development program 0 None
2010-01-20 Finding supports modularity of mind theory 0 None
2010-01-20 Gene variant predisposes humans to develop acute myeloid leukemia, says study 0 None
2010-01-20 Microbiologists explain why apples are beneficial for health 0 3
2010-01-20 Statins may protect SCD children from pneumococcal infection 0 None
2010-01-20 Dynamic mapping may help in detecting links between diseases and environmental exposures 0 None
2010-01-20 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals presents data on multiple therapeutic programs at RNAi Symposium 0 None
2010-01-20 Combination treatment strategies may benefit patients with non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2010-01-20 New research at Rhode Island Hospital identifies a treatment for glioblastomas 0 4
2010-01-20 Study shows an intriguing relationship between cancer-related genes and schizophrenia susceptibility 0 None
2010-01-19 Researchers propose a new model for breast cell differentiation 0 None
2010-01-19 Repeated exposure to tobacco smoke makes lung cancer much worse 0 None
2010-01-19 Affomix, City of Hope collaborate in exploring next generation sequencing using digital proteomics 0 None
2010-01-19 Perseid Therapeutics to co-develop and commercialize next-generation CTLA4-Ig therapeutics 0 None
2010-01-19 Scarab Genomics launches White Glove IS Detection Kit 0 None
2010-01-19 New functions in an enzyme can develop through point mutation 0 None
2010-01-19 TAP and EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Regenerative Medicine continue collaboration 0 None
2010-01-19 Genetic map of Artemisia will accelerate breeding to address increased demand for malaria treatments 0 None
2010-01-19 Study provides new insights into genetics and evolution 0 None
2010-01-19 The Methodist Hospital initiates program on nanotechnology in orthopedics and spine surgery 0 5
2010-01-19 EMBL-EBI hosts drug discovery database 0 None
2010-01-19 Journal Homeopathy highlights a remarkable range of findings on homeopathic treatments 3 5
2010-01-19 Findings pave way for designing better antibiotics to target bacterial transcription machinery 0 None
2010-01-19 New procedure could lead to higher IVF success rates in humans 0 None
2010-01-19 New type of fat-producing cells may speed up treatments for muscular dystrophy and fibrosis 0 5
2010-01-19 Scientists publish study on the effects of nutritional supplement ingredients on cholesterol levels 0 None
2010-01-19 "Nanoburrs" for treating cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2010-01-19 Randomised trial shows fish oil is associated with improved clinical outcomes in septic patients 0 None
2010-01-19 Blocking release of VEGFs may inhibit tumor growth 0 None
2010-01-19 Preventing two oestrogen influencing receptors from 'conversing' may prevent breast cancer 0 None
2010-01-18 Boehringer Ingelheim, Priaxon announce collaboration in development of mdm2/p53 inhibitors for cancer 0 None
2010-01-18 Organization of the brain's dictionary 0 None
2010-01-18 Babraham Institute research may lead to new means of making purified T cells 0 5
2010-01-18 NIDA researchers receive prestigious PECASE awards 0 None
2010-01-18 Biological responses in men influenced by olfactory cues to female ovulation 0 None
2010-01-18 Auditory feedback pathway in the brain linked to learned vocal control identified 0 None
2010-01-18 Hands on course on derivation and culture of pluripotent stem cells 0 None
2010-01-18 Research may pave for further studies on various human skin disorders 0 None
2010-01-18 Study reveals link between serotonin receptor number and antidepressant treatment 0 None
2010-01-18 Brain mechanisms behind compulsive behaviors in Parkinson's disease patients 0 None
2010-01-18 Dopamine replacement therapy causes brain dysfunction in patients with Parkinson disease, study says 0 None
2010-01-18 New insights into molecular interaction between probiotics and altered host intestinal ecosystem in IPAA 0 None
2010-01-18 Scientists determine structure of enzyme essential to the survival of protozoan parasites 0 None
2010-01-18 Researchers identify six essential oils that can suppress inflammation 0 None
2010-01-18 New findings reveal tendons play an active role in initiating bone ridge formation 0 None
2010-01-18 New genetic risk factor for Parkinson's disease identified 0 None
2010-01-18 Molecules capable of reversing brain abnormalities in PD identified 0 5
2010-01-18 Race against time to produce artificial blood substitute 0 3
2010-01-18 Mutagenic drugs designed to kill viruses may make them stronger, says research 0 None
2010-01-18 New discovery likely to have significant influence on cell replacement therapies 0 None
2010-01-18 Sirnaomics certifies polypeptide nanoparticle technology 0 None
2010-01-18 Treatment for metastatic tumor based on its unique protein makeup 0 None
2010-01-18 Stress induces signals that cause cells to develop into tumors 0 None
2010-01-18 New research shows migraine and depression may share common genetic pathways 0 None
2010-01-18 A comprehensive overview of stress from neurolobiological and immunological perspective 0 None
2010-01-18 MAGIC investigators identify new genetic variants that influence insulin and glucose regulation 0 None
2010-01-18 Breakthrough discovery could lead to new treatments for a variety of CNS disorders 0 None
2010-01-18 Link between dystrophin gene and age of cardiac disease onset in BMD patients identified 0 None
2010-01-18 Portugal life scientist awarded ERC's Advanced Investigator Grant 0 None
2010-01-18 Researchers discover how cells flatten out as they adhere to internal bodily surfaces 0 None
2010-01-18 Researchers identify new gene variants associated With glucose, insulin levels 0 None
2010-01-18 Healthcare professionals fail to advise patients on their fitness to drive, researchers say 0 None
2010-01-18 Scientists discover new mechanism that explains role of EBV in tumor growth 0 None
2010-01-18 Scientists manipulate and expand the number of stem/progenitor cells 0 None
2010-01-18 Fourth edition of IDF Diabetes Atlas reports high incidence of diabetes in developing countries 1 5
2010-01-18 Joubert Syndrome - an inherited neurological disease found among Ashkenazi Jews 0 None
2010-01-18 FDA approves TCA-CT's adult stem cell protocol for conducting Phase I clinical trials in ALS 0 5
2010-01-18 Research reveals gene activation is linked to most aggressive type of brain cancer 0 5
2010-01-18 EMA PDCO grants specific waivers for Gamida Cell-Teva JV's StemEx study in paediatric patients 0 None
2010-01-18 HHMI: Distinct cancer-causing mutations in neighboring cells can cooperate to produce tumors 0 None
2010-01-18 Researchers uncover novel genetic markers for diabetes-related traits 0 None
2010-01-18 Three proteins that lead to memory loss associated with Alzheimer's disease identified 0 None
2010-01-18 Findings could pave way for new therapeutic approaches for Friedreich's ataxia 0 None
2010-01-18 Researchers identify ways to predict patients with small-cell lung cancer 0 None
2010-01-18 Researchers discover potential treatment for blinding disease 0 None
2010-01-18 Alterations in intestinal microbiota may lie behind IBS aetiology 0 None
2010-01-18 Study reveals interaction of genetic and environmental factors in the pathogenesis of Parkinson's disease 0 1
2010-01-18 Study provides strong evidence that intense neural activity underlies the experience of seeing 0 None
2010-01-18 IGC scientist wins ERC grant for neuroscience research 0 None
2010-01-18 Scientists discover potential biomarkers to predict the spread of colon cancer 0 None
2010-01-18 M. D. Anderson researchers discover mechanism that helps glioblastomas evade immune attack 0 None
2010-01-18 New findings may yield novel therapies for chronic neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2010-01-18 Scientists discover new links between inherited blindness and AHI1 gene 0 None
2010-01-18 New class of drugs could help prevent skin cancer 0 None
2010-01-18 Androgen replacement therapy may ward off heart damage, says study 0 None
2010-01-17 Studies show treatment success for chronic hepatitis C may be predicted by rapid virological response 0 None
2010-01-13 Global probiotics market is expected to be worth $32.6 billion by 2014 1 None
2010-01-13 Genomic and Personalized Medicine Conference in USA 0 None
2010-01-13 Scripps Research scientists produce chemically complex compound 0 None
2010-01-13 In-home virtual reality videogames improve hand function in teens with hemiplegic cerebral palsy 0 None
2010-01-13 Work provides new insight into potential therapeutic treatments for cancer diseases 0 None
2010-01-13 New genetic evidence can improve avian influenza surveillance programs 0 None
2010-01-13 Study indicates public and private funding for US biomedical research has decreased substantially 0 None
2010-01-13 Researchers discover 93-gene signature associated with EGFR mutations in lung cancer tumors 0 None
2010-01-13 Findings may pave way for significant advancements in cochlear implant technology for hearing loss 0 5
2010-01-13 Research shows missing, mutated genes occur simultaneously in unique set of pediatric brain tumors 0 None
2010-01-13 Olfactory dysfunction may serve as an early diagnostic tool for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-01-13 Study: Patients with specific oncogenic rearrangements of ALK gene show greater response to new therapy 0 None
2010-01-13 Extended treatment with active ingredient increases bone volume and calcium content 0 None
2010-01-13 Three tumor microRNAs may help identify chemoresistance in small cell lung cancer patients 0 None
2010-01-13 Autologous stem cell transplantation may benefit breast cancer patients 0 None
2010-01-13 Pathway Genomics launches new campaign to highlight the benefits of genetic testing services 0 None
2010-01-13 ProtoKinetix’ AAGP raises hope for treatment of diabetes 0 None
2010-01-13 BARDA invites Aeolus Pharmaceuticals to submit proposal for development of AEOL 10150 0 None
2010-01-13 Studies show naturally-occurring protein in humans restores motor function in rats after a stroke 1 None
2010-01-13 Research reveals how cancers shield themselves from immune attack 0 None
2010-01-13 GIND scientists identify major role of TDP-43 in two neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2010-01-13 NIH awards 12 research grants totaling $5 million for Tβ4 research 0 None
2010-01-13 Scientists discover new protein function that helps control cell behavior 0 None
2010-01-13 Scientists identify fast-acting compound to improve cognitive function impairments 0 None
2010-01-13 Research suggests variation of CETP gene is linked to lowered risk of dementia and AD 1 None
2010-01-13 NOVAVAX completes pre-clinical safety and efficacy study of its RSV vaccine candidate 0 None
2010-01-12 Scientists go beyond single-gene models to probe inborn heart defects 0 None
2010-01-12 Abraxis Bioscience awards John Wayne Cancer Institute $1M grant for identifying new cancer biomarkers 0 None
2010-01-12 3D structure of PI3Kdelta: An important drug target for a wide range of diseases 0 None
2010-01-12 Evidence-based care for lung cancer patients results in an average cost savings of 35%, says study 0 None
2010-01-12 Pharma Bio World: Magazine for drug manufacturers, biotechnology firms and other allied industries 0 None
2010-01-12 Experts to present latest research findings on reproductive medicine at ESHRE 26th annual meeting 0 None
2010-01-12 Ongoing pressures of human evolution could explain rise in disorders; scientists call for broader perspective 0 None
2010-01-12 Ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme promotes chromosome missegregation and tumor formation 0 None
2010-01-12 Stem cell therapy holds promise as potential alternative to bone grafting operations 0 None
2010-01-12 Tocotrienol form of vitamin E prevents neural cell death and rescues the brain after stroke injury 0 None
2010-01-12 Protein bits produced by unusual "reading" of HIV genome can induce immune responses 0 None
2010-01-12 CDS Investigator Group identifies a new predictor for successful corneal transplant 0 None
2010-01-12 Experiments show Alzheimer's drug may halt the growth of oesophageal cancer 0 None
2010-01-12 New blood test to identify changes in DNA linked with colorectal cancer now available in the U.S. 0 None
2010-01-12 PDGFR's role in new blood vessel formation may explain cardiovascular side effects 0 None
2010-01-12 Nominations open for third annual award for ‘Excellence in Science and Medical Journalism’ 0 None
2010-01-12 Researchers identify genetic variant linked with the risk of prostate cancer 0 None
2010-01-12 University of Haifa receives grant to investigate role of protein expression in memory formation 0 None
2010-01-12 Researchers discover new ways for treatment of cancer 0 None
2010-01-12 New therapeutic treatment may provide a potential alternative to bone grafting operation 0 4
2010-01-11 Exercise may improve cognitive function 0 None
2010-01-11 NIH renews grant to continue cell growth regulation research 0 None
2010-01-11 Illumina launches HumanOmniExpress BeadChip for GWAS 0 None
2010-01-11 New technique may help researchers to test amyloid hypothesis in AD development 0 None
2010-01-11 Mirna Therapeutics receives ETF award to develop miRNA therapeutics for multiple cancers 0 None
2010-01-11 KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Sanofi Pasteur partner in development of KB001 biologic for Pa infections 0 None
2010-01-11 Variations in SNPs involved in modulating electrical impulse that govern working of heart discovered 0 None
2010-01-11 Common brain tumour in children can arise from stem cells 0 None
2010-01-10 Researchers identify treatment to reduce health problems associated with enzyme defect 0 None
2010-01-10 New breakthroughs in AS genome-wide association study 0 None
2010-01-09 Gene therapy may help correct molecular flaws that cause brain disease 0 None
2010-01-09 Los Alamos National Laboratory identifies 'Top 10 Laboratory science stories of 2009' 0 None
2010-01-09 Key mechanism for systemic delivery of RNAi therapeutics using LNPs discovered 0 None
2010-01-09 UCF research opens a new exploratory path for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-01-09 Scientific societies to hold Experimental Biology 2010 meeting 0 None
2010-01-09 Impulse Accelerated Technologies' FPGA compiler used to deploy DNA biotechnology genome search algorithm 0 None
2010-01-09 Immune cells causes inflammation in thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy 0 None
2010-01-09 Fibrocytes associated with Graves' disease 0 None
2010-01-09 HRH Princess Haya calls for more investment in medical research 0 None
2010-01-09 ACT receives FDA notification regarding its embryonic stem cell trials for SMD 0 5
2010-01-09 Biomarker may enable personalized GVHD treatment for bone marrow transplant patients 0 None
2010-01-09 Cancer Research UK scientists named on New Year's Honours list 0 None
2010-01-09 A forum for clinicians and scientists to share research results and new developments 0 None
2010-01-09 Jiangsu Government grants $1.8M for research and development of hUC-MSC technologies 0 None
2010-01-09 New stem cell therapies to feature at 5th Annual Stem Cell Summit in NYC 0 None
2010-01-08 New findings may provide a standardized way to diagnose autism in children 0 None
2010-01-08 Role of calcium-sensing receptor in human taste perception 0 None
2010-01-08 Genital complexities do matter when hooking up with opposite sex, says UC researcher 0 None
2010-01-08 ESF-UB Conference to concentrate on potentially clinically relevant polymorphisms 0 None
2010-01-08 Chinese researchers become the world's fifth most prolific contributors to regenerative medicine 0 None
2010-01-08 Researchers identify key epigenetic mechanism that helps explain cocaine's addictiveness 0 None
2010-01-08 Scientists identify gene underlying a disease that causes temporary paralysis of skeletal muscle 0 None
2010-01-08 CSHL scientists explain how initiation of DNA replication is coordinated and controlled by kinase proteins 0 None
2010-01-08 Zebrafish publishes special issue on cancer biology 0 None
2010-01-08 Researchers devise method to pinpoint key genetic variations under positive natural selection that may impact human health 0 None
2010-01-08 Preliminary studies show cancer vaccine may reduce tumor cells in CML patients 0 None
2010-01-08 Combination of advanced techniques in robotics and neuroscience shows promise for stroke patients 0 None
2010-01-08 Researchers discover rules that dictate the three-dimensional shapes of RNA molecules 0 5
2010-01-08 Variants in CRP gene not associated with increased risk of cancer 0 None
2010-01-08 Findings shed new light on the molecular mechanisms of visual system in brain 0 None
2010-01-08 Gene modification of human embryonic stem cells may yield potential treatments for genetic diseases 0 None
2010-01-08 Breakthrough findings could lead to new treatments for prostate, brain and skin cancers 0 None
2010-01-07 Epigenetic diagnosis and therapies, a new strategy for treating cancer 0 None
2010-01-07 Prolias acquires UMBI's technology to develop human therapeutic antibodies 0 None
2010-01-07 New genetic findings may lead to better interventional therapies for obsessive compulsive disorders 0 None
2010-01-07 Tel Aviv University finds Mozart's music induces weight gain in premature babies 0 4.5
2010-01-07 New research reveals hand amputation may lead to permanent distortions in spatial perception 0 None
2010-01-07 ACMGF and Luminex announce annual grant for genetic research 0 None
2010-01-07 Educational sessions and special workshops highlight advancements in molecular imaging 0 None
2010-01-07 Researchers seek to defeat Alzheimer's disease by modifying mice's immune system 0 None
2010-01-07 UV LED therapy can be used for treating focal epilepsy in humans 0 None
2010-01-07 Mutations in genome regulation machinery identified in clear cell renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2010-01-07 New study reveals music therapy can aid in children's speech acquisition process 0 5
2010-01-07 Study suggests pomegranates may prevent growth of breast cancer cells 0 None
2010-01-07 Protein complex proves valuable for changing cell fate 0 5
2010-01-07 Researchers identify new approach to eliminate side effects of drugs 0 None
2010-01-07 Balanced diet and exercise are the only reliable ways to lose weight 0 5
2010-01-07 ASME releases ‘Engineering for Medicine and Biology Journal Package’ 0 None
2010-01-07 SDI to discover biomarkers in collaboration with Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center 0 None
2010-01-07 MSU researcher discovers link between diabetes and bone marrow nerve damage 0 None
2010-01-07 Study explains how H. pylori infection causes stomach cancer 0 1
2010-01-07 New tools show potential for treating brain disorders 0 None
2010-01-06 Dana-Farber researcher honored for scientific advancement 0 None
2010-01-06 New evidence suggests long-term exposure to cell phone signals may protect against Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-01-06 Mayo Clinic research ends major controversy in cancer research 0 None
2010-01-06 CSHL scientist discovers how bookmarking protein triggers leukemia 0 5
2010-01-06 New technique offers a low-cost alternative to make 'micromotors' for surgical instruments 0 None
2010-01-06 Toxic chemicals make us susceptible to a wide range of diseases 1 5
2010-01-06 Findings open up significant possibilities for developing micro-screening devices for drug discovery 0 None
2010-01-06 Agilent Technologies, Covaris sign co-marketing agreement to streamline next-generation sequencing experiments 0 None
2010-01-06 New survival prediction equation may impact clinical trials for treating PAH 0 4
2010-01-06 Sleep deficits in high school students may lead to depression, headache and poor performance 0 None
2010-01-06 Rev protein plays essential role in spreading viruses within organism, discover researchers 0 None
2010-01-06 UC San Diego bioengineering professor receives 2009 Presidential Science Prize 0 None
2010-01-06 OncoMed Pharmaceuticals and Fluidigm announce new initiative to analyze tumor cell heterogeneity 0 None
2010-01-06 Animal experiments show old antidepressant may reverse heart failure 0 None
2010-01-06 New research may yield more effective treatment for childhood leukemia 0 None
2010-01-06 Quercetin may prevent hepatitis C infection; findings may lead to less toxic treatments 0 4.3
2010-01-06 Findings reveals 'limpet-like' proteins can play a key role in DNA repair 0 None
2010-01-06 Study to understand acoustic communication across animal species 0 None
2010-01-06 Study reveals hereditary factors contribute to abdominal aortic aneurysm in twins 0 None
2010-01-06 Perturbing DISC1 gene could help researchers treat mental illness, says study 0 None
2010-01-06 Vitamin D deficiency may contribute to higher risk of death among African-Americans compared to whites 0 None
2010-01-06 Laureate Pharma, Selexis SA collaborate to provide streamlined access to complementary contract services 0 None
2010-01-05 Study reveals molecular mechanism that could lead to new approach in treating obesity 0 None
2010-01-05 Genetic rogue elements could help diagnose breast and bowel cancer 0 None
2010-01-05 Swedish study opens new potential for combating resistant bacteria 0 None
2010-01-05 Annelie Wendeberg presents protocol for identification of environmental microbes 0 None
2010-01-05 Macaques living close to people may provide early warnings of toxic threats to humans and wildlife 0 None
2010-01-05 MindUp Cancer Project integrated into HIRU 0 5
2010-01-05 Androgen receptor plays critical role in wound healing 0 None
2010-01-05 Scientists determine how RNAi, a biological response to RNA, can regulate gene expression 0 None
2010-01-05 Vitamin C reverses accelerated aging due to Werner's syndrome 0 None
2010-01-05 Scientists develop mucus-penetrating biodegradable nanoparticles to deliver drugs over time 0 5
2010-01-05 Neuronal protein could be a promising anti-cancer target 0 None
2010-01-05 Elusive human protein outsmarted 0 None
2010-01-05 "Nanoworms" and doxorubicin loaded hollow nanoparticles to fight cancer 0 None
2010-01-05 Protein interaction linked to AMD 0 None
2010-01-05 Closer to the root cause of diabetes 0 None
2010-01-05 Scientists identify the cause of age-related muscle loss 0 None
2010-01-05 Study identifies novel factor that causes Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-01-05 Transcription factor promotes stem cell proliferation to repair tissue damage 0 None
2010-01-05 Vienna scientists develop new technique for producing H1N1 vaccines 0 None
2010-01-05 Research suggests doing unusual things may help seniors remember their daily dose of medications 0 None
2010-01-05 Comprehensive studies on nanotechnology's HSE aspects vital 0 None
2010-01-05 Research shows licorice root might be effective in fighting antibiotic-resistant infections 0 None
2010-01-05 Book reveals new evidence of obesity-causing chemicals in American diet 0 None
2010-01-05 New study reveals choline plays a critical role in fetal brain development 0 None
2010-01-05 Jamming bacterial communication may improve chronic wound care 0 None
2010-01-05 A 'cocktail' to kill cancerous tumors 0 None
2010-01-04 Scientists uncover an important link between inflammation and breast cancer stem cells 0 None
2010-01-04 Discovery of key process in bacterial infection could lead to new drug targets to prevent infection 0 None
2010-01-04 Carbon nanotube: A viable alternative for rapid DNA sequencing 0 5
2010-01-04 Experimental lung cancer drug promising against brain cancer glioblastoma and prostate cancer 0 5
2010-01-04 Research may point to more effective therapeutic targets for prion diseases 0 2
2010-01-04 Scientists identify genetic marker to diagnose DFTD 0 None
2010-01-04 UI cell membrane protein study may lead to new methods of tracking metastasizing cancer cells 0 None
2010-01-03 US-German team studies genome mutations 0 None
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