Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - March 2010

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2010-03-31 RXi Pharmaceuticals reports net loss of 28% for 2009 0 None
2010-03-31 Changes in daily behavior can influence remembering to take daily medication 0 None
2010-03-31 High-fructose corn syrup makes rats fat: Princeton University study questioned 0 1
2010-03-31 BBSRC, NSF to hold intensive week long facilitated workshop to enhance photosynthesis 0 None
2010-03-31 Japanese Patent Office grants Alnylam Pharmaceuticals' claims in second patent application for Tuschl II 0 None
2010-03-31 T-cell cytolytic activity may be effective in clearing HBV infection 0 None
2010-03-31 2010 BIO International Convention to discuss issues that impact drug discovery and development 0 None
2010-03-31 Fat-rich breakfast may help prevent metabolic syndrome, says study 0 None
2010-03-31 Cryo-Cell International, MOSI partner to develop educational exhibit on stem cells and regenerative science 0 None
2010-03-31 Indispensable role of Mindin in innate and adaptive immunity 0 None
2010-03-31 Bioheart presents cutting edge therapies at 2010 Translational Regenerative Medicine Forum 0 None
2010-03-31 Plant-based system could help improve lives of hemophilic patients 0 None
2010-03-31 BioNanomatrix awarded patent covering nanochannel arrays for high-throughput macromolecular analysis 0 None
2010-03-31 Loss of physical, psychological function after traumatic brain injury not related to injuries in brain structures 0 None
2010-03-31 BIO pleased with Court's dismissal of claims over patenting gene-based inventions 0 None
2010-03-31 DIS serves as marker for new methods to diagnose NERD 0 None
2010-03-31 New clues may help explain why some people are more susceptible to stress than others 0 None
2010-03-31 Researcher explores the use of Chinese wolfberries to improve vision deficiencies 0 None
2010-03-31 Notch pathway could aid treatment of osteoporosis, fractures and arthritis 0 None
2010-03-31 New finding reveals how brain constructs morality 0 None
2010-03-31 Rebooting and reprogramming the brain 0 None
2010-03-31 Study shows verbal stimuli activates brain's pain matrix 0 5
2010-03-31 Judge throws out human gene patents linked to cancers 0 None
2010-03-31 Top neurologists to receive 2010 AAN Alliance Awards 0 None
2010-03-30 Neuroscientists prevent memory loss in fruit flies by blocking activity of PI3 kinase signaling protein 0 None
2010-03-30 Genetically manipulating rats to emulate Alzheimer's disease in humans 0 None
2010-03-30 Mood altering effects of Phenytoin 0 5
2010-03-30 Court rules certain claims covering isolated DNA sequences in patents covering BRACAnalysis as invalid 0 None
2010-03-30 Virginia Tech professor receives NSF CAREER award for research on cancer therapies using nanotechnology 0 None
2010-03-30 Insight into scorpion venom may help understand diseases like pancreatitis 0 None
2010-03-30 Researchers find Dpp protein causes metastatic tumour migration 0 None
2010-03-30 Appeals court ruling clears way for Enzo Biochem to pursue claim for substantial damages against Applera 0 None
2010-03-30 Chromatin expands operations to 5,000 square foot facility in University of Illinois' Research Park 0 None
2010-03-30 Development and validation process of Rosetta Genomics' miRview mets published 0 None
2010-03-30 Plaques in blood vessels may break by overproducing protein-digesting enzymes 0 None
2010-03-30 Mutations in gene protecting body leads to development of cancer 0 None
2010-03-30 New therapeutic approaches against lymphoid tumors 0 None
2010-03-30 Silence Therapeutics, Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma announce expansion of siRNA delivery collaboration 0 None
2010-03-30 New DNA test to detect Lyme disease spirochete infection 0 4.2
2010-03-30 Systemic treatment of microRNA therapeutic targeting miR-10b inhibits breast cancer metastasis 0 1
2010-03-30 Emory Institute of Drug Discovery and Zirus collaborate to develop new anti-viral drugs 0 None
2010-03-30 Higher levels of CRP associated with brain changes: Study 0 None
2010-03-30 Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Ipsen announce collaboration in DsiRNA research and peptide engineering 0 None
2010-03-30 Tomato genes could be used as future treatment in gene therapy: Study 0 None
2010-03-30 Gene expression in breast tissue may help explain pregnancy-associated breast cancer 0 None
2010-03-30 Conference on the actions of Vitamin D on human health 0 None
2010-03-29 Unrestricted availability of food can trigger overconsumption and obesity 0 None
2010-03-29 New ezine to help ensure regulatory and ethical compliance in research involving lab animals 0 None
2010-03-29 Rigel Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca license agreement: Waiting period under Antitrust Improvements Act expires 0 None
2010-03-29 Helmholtz Zentrum München, SIRION BIOTECH partner to develop new therapeutic approaches against lymphoid tumors 0 None
2010-03-29 High fructose corn syrup linked to skyrocketing rates of obesity 0 5
2010-03-29 New insights on events that lead to immortalized cells 0 None
2010-03-29 Glue ear: Bacterial nasal spray may help children 0 None
2010-03-29 FT and GGT enzymes can be promising targets for treatment of lung cancer 0 None
2010-03-29 Scientists identify gene that pushes hybrid tomato plants to increase yield 0 None
2010-03-29 New Prestige Antibodies powered by Atlas Antibodies added to Sigma Life Science's portfolio 0 None
2010-03-29 UAB researchers discover first bio-marker for MS 0 None
2010-03-29 Two-drug combination destroys precancerous colon polyps 0 None
2010-03-29 Diagnostic test for alcohol consumption: Measuring protein changes in blood 0 None
2010-03-29 Study provides new clues to obesity epidemic 0 None
2010-03-29 Researchers develop tiny chemical sensors to diagnose disease and track its progress 0 None
2010-03-29 ER stress response is major driver of insulin resistance, say researchers 0 None
2010-03-29 New approach may circumvent lost response in insulin due to obesity 0 None
2010-03-27 UCSF approach may one day be used to create new periods of plasticity in human brain 0 None
2010-03-27 Pathway Genomics Genetic Health Report helps make more informed health and lifestyle decisions 0 None
2010-03-27 Role Tregs play in therapeutic HIV vaccines 0 None
2010-03-27 Infrafrontier project expands to include six new partners 0 None
2010-03-27 LabCorp offers 21-marker genetic analysis for testing parentage/relationship 0 None
2010-03-27 Managing Technetium-99m shortage: MedSolutions provides advisory 0 None
2010-03-27 Biophotonics: Light to cure disease 0 4.3
2010-03-27 Presence of PARP protein in tumours can help predict their response to chemotherapy 0 None
2010-03-27 WinRho SDF for ITP: Cangene announces new safety information 0 None
2010-03-27 Genome sequencing of tumors biopsied from women with invasive breast cancer 0 None
2010-03-27 Dian Donnai receives March of Dimes/Colonel Harland Sanders Award for achievement in genetic sciences 0 None
2010-03-27 Innovative biotechnology leading to better understanding of complex diseases 0 None
2010-03-26 Fundamental step in immune system development discovered 0 None
2010-03-26 Inflamed tissues linked to increased production of protein involved in pain signaling 0 4
2010-03-26 Genetic instability in people with Fanconi anemia: New proteins in FA DNA repair pathway may help explain 0 None
2010-03-26 Anxiety may rise again, says Rutgers University dean 1 None
2010-03-26 Study finds 15-year outcomes of BCT and mastectomy similar 0 None
2010-03-26 Researchers develop new self-organizing neural networks for application in remote sensing field 0 None
2010-03-26 Presence of protein PARP in tumours may help predict response to chemotherapy 0 None
2010-03-26 Avid, Cardinal Health partner to detect Alzheimer's disease in living patients 1 None
2010-03-26 Evaluating potential of Ampligen and TLR3 agonists as cancer immunotherapeutics 0 None
2010-03-26 Pravastatin benefits elderly carriers of KIF6 gene variant with prior vascular disease 0 None
2010-03-26 Lung transplant patients may one day benefit from synthetic peptide, researchers report 0 None
2010-03-26 Roche NimbleGen' s microarray technologies help identify genes responsible for CRC 0 None
2010-03-26 RXi Pharmaceuticals to present advances in RNAi therapeutics at 3rd International Scar Club Meeting 0 None
2010-03-26 Tumors mimic lymphoid tissue and alter host's immune response 0 None
2010-03-26 Working of master regulator protein phosphatase 1 0 None
2010-03-26 Modified protein plays a key role in memory processes 0 None
2010-03-26 NYU researchers identify novel therapy for rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2010-03-26 Study: Cell-based strategy for treating neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2010-03-26 New experiments may hold clues for controlling cancer 0 None
2010-03-26 Insulin receptor vital for keeping neural stem cells alive 0 None
2010-03-26 Researcher extracts natural scaffold for tissue growth 0 5
2010-03-26 Traversa Therapeutics, sanofi-aventis sign agreement for development of PTD-DRBD RNAi delivery technology 0 2
2010-03-26 Targeting Wnt/beta-catenin pathway may prevent growth and development of AML: Study 0 None
2010-03-26 SMA Foundation completes biomarker study for Spinal Muscular Atrophy 0 None
2010-03-26 Interim results from ZALBIN Phase 2B trial in chronic hepatitis C patients announced 0 None
2010-03-26 Artist and scientist examine principles of visual perception 0 None
2010-03-26 Genetic variants in brain proteins may increase autism risk 0 None
2010-03-26 Fluidigm, SABiosciences partner to create pathway-focused gene expression panels for BioMark system 0 None
2010-03-26 GPC5 gene associated with lung cancer in 'never-smokers' 0 None
2010-03-26 Aastrom Biosciences' RESTORE-CLI trial: Final patient treated 0 None
2010-03-26 Animal study shows chymase inhibitors could advance treatments for high BP and heart failure 0 5
2010-03-26 VisEn Medical announces launch of new GastroSense 750 fluorescence agent for imaging gastric motility 0 None
2010-03-25 How does a heart know when it's big enough? 0 None
2010-03-25 Genetic variation associated with lower risk of sudden cardiac arrest:Study 0 None
2010-03-25 Prior knowledge of impending distraction does not improve memory performance in older adults 0 None
2010-03-25 Study on zebrafish regenerate tissues links human heart implications 0 None
2010-03-25 Campylobacter cells can survive with biofilm protection 0 None
2010-03-25 Bariatric surgery may delay onset of type 2 diabetes, says study 0 None
2010-03-25 Study offers new insight on how human brain makes moral judgments 0 None
2010-03-25 Special medicated contact lenses can help treat common eye disorders 0 None
2010-03-25 Study: MetAP inhibitors prevent TB growth in test tubes 0 None
2010-03-24 Bone stem cells could become a part of new, innovative hip replacement treatment 0 5
2010-03-24 Despite aches and pains, many adults remember positive experiences from their past 0 None
2010-03-24 Optimism may be good for your health 0 None
2010-03-24 GENETICS 2010 meeting highlights latest research on human genetic disorders 0 None
2010-03-24 High-density genotyping array launched to study complexity of mouse genetics 0 None
2010-03-24 New study shows leptin treatment may help reduce type 1 diabetes 0 None
2010-03-24 Eye movements reflect our brain processes 0 None
2010-03-24 Protein deficiency in Down syndrome patients could contribute to cognitive impairment and congenital heart defects 0 None
2010-03-24 Children with neurofibromatosis more likely to have cardiovascular problems 0 None
2010-03-23 Pluristem Therapeutics receives European Patent on core 3D cell expansion technology 0 None
2010-03-23 Celladon Corporation receives USPTO notice of allowance covering MYDICAR for advanced heart failure 0 None
2010-03-23 Breathing diesel exhaust during pregnancy linked with sluggishness in offspring 0 None
2010-03-23 Microbiology of the oceans, gut microbes and STIs to be discussed at SGM spring meeting 2010 0 None
2010-03-23 Genetic accident in sea provides new insight into diabetes: New research 0 None
2010-03-23 New research at Tel Aviv University may lay groundwork for retinal implants in people 0 None
2010-03-23 Atomic layer deposition technique for incorporating "biological functionality" into complex nanomaterials 1 None
2010-03-23 Researchers investigate link between consumption of high-fructose corn syrup and obesity 0 None
2010-03-23 Study identifies cytokine signaling pathway that induces breakdown of disused skeletal muscle 0 None
2010-03-23 Treating RNA segment in wounds may increase protein levels for growth of skin cells 0 None
2010-03-23 Rapidly declining memory in people with cognitive impairment may indicate stage before Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-03-23 T1D and IBD may respond to 2-way genetic switch: Study 0 None
2010-03-23 Blocking Bak inhibitors can be promising strategy in limiting resistance of cancer to TRAIL 0 None
2010-03-23 New understanding of cell in immune system may guide creation of effective flu vaccines: Study 0 None
2010-03-23 IDT: Military application of Transcendental Meditation for preventing war and terrorism 0 None
2010-03-22 CRT, Cephalon to collaborate on development of small molecule inhibitors against cancer 0 None
2010-03-22 Microglia contribute to loss of neurons linked with Alzheimer's disease 0 2
2010-03-22 Calando Pharmaceuticals demonstrates first targeted siRNA-containing nanoparticle delivery to tumors 0 None
2010-03-22 Researchers develop new compound to inhibit HIV transmission 1 None
2010-03-22 FDA convenes Advisory Committee meeting to discuss safety of LABA's 0 None
2010-03-22 Gene implicated in JSRDs: UCD research team publishes new information 0 None
2010-03-22 Aston University scientists receive grants to develop new forms of drug delivery 0 None
2010-03-22 Lab on a Chip for research on oxygen impact on brain cells 0 None
2010-03-22 Tricking TB into suicidal self-poisoning 0 5
2010-03-22 'Doublesex' gene also sculpts brain and nervous system architecture leading to sex-specific behaviours 0 None
2010-03-22 Own blood plasma injection may provide relief for tendinopathy, where traditional treatment fails 0 3
2010-03-22 Maple syrup has anti-oxidants, healthy biological properties: Study 0 None
2010-03-22 Formatech selects Tracon Pharmaceuticals’ TRC102 inhibitor as next Fillanthropy Program candidate 0 None
2010-03-22 Nanobotmodels animates future DNA repairing process 0 None
2010-03-22 SRI International researchers to disclose preliminary results of NTD detecting diagnostic at 239th ACS 0 None
2010-03-22 Nanotechnology weapons for cancer 0 None
2010-03-22 Mayo Clinic co-led research finds first gene linked to lung cancer in "never smokers" 0 None
2010-03-22 JDRF to begin diabetes research collaboration on drugs for replicating insulin-producing cells 0 None
2010-03-22 Caltech-led trial demonstrates feasibility of nanoparticles and RNAi-based therapeutics for treating cancer 0 None
2010-03-22 Scientists identify new growth factor that stimulates expansion of hematopoietic stem cells 0 None
2010-03-22 Novel ways of killing TB causing bacteria discovered 0 5
2010-03-20 Young men take riskier decisions in presence of attractive women, study confirms 0 None
2010-03-20 Genetic study may help develop potential treatment strategies for stiff skin syndrome 0 None
2010-03-20 EUREKA project develops unique range of antibodies 0 None
2010-03-20 Effective defense against HIV: Acne drug minocycline 0 5
2010-03-20 Turning microRNAs into novel drugs 0 None
2010-03-20 Mental activity during meditation is wakeful and relaxed, says study 0 None
2010-03-20 ELCA's 49-page draft social statement on genetics 0 None
2010-03-20 Innovative tissue damage preventing cardiac scaffold awarded Rappaport Prize for biomedical research 0 None
2010-03-19 Pressure BioSciences announces presentations on advantages of PCT 0 None
2010-03-19 Hip-hop and neuroscience 0 None
2010-03-19 Research group unveils new computational strategy for GWAS 0 None
2010-03-19 Six basic human emotions universally recognized, other positive emotions culturally specific 0 2.9
2010-03-19 Providence receives U.S. patent for CPMMS 0 None
2010-03-19 Genes role in protecting intestinal tract from colitis may lead to potential targets for treatment 0 None
2010-03-19 Technique of igniting nanoparticles with low-intensity laser may help destroy cancer cells from within 0 None
2010-03-19 Mini-laboratory: IVD platform to be presented at Analytica trade show 0 None
2010-03-19 Noscapine can be used as prophylactic treatment for prostate cancer: Study 0 2
2010-03-19 Fraunhofer FIT to present IMIKRID and automated protein-level microscope system at HANNOVER MESSE 0 None
2010-03-19 FDA categorizes Nanosphere's RVNATSP assay on Verigene SP System as "Moderate Complexity" 0 None
2010-03-19 Researchers use optogenetics technology to troubleshoot neural circuits 0 None
2010-03-19 Stemedica files IND for trial using allogeneic mesenchymal bone marrow cells in patients with ischemic stroke 0 None
2010-03-19 Robertson Foundation commits $10.2M for Duke Medicine's cell therapy research 0 None
2010-03-19 Advaxis publishes new findings on Listeria-derived ActA anti-cancer component 0 None
2010-03-19 Interfering with dickkopf 1 protein may help in controlling inflammatory bowel diseases 0 None
2010-03-19 Survey unveils impact of gene regulation on human health 0 None
2010-03-18 Proteacel acquires exclusive rights to PORE technology from Moffitt Cancer Center 0 None
2010-03-18 Gene regulation rather than genes make us unique 0 None
2010-03-18 Genocea Biosciences acquires global license for novel Streptococcus pneumoniae antigens from Children’s Hospital Boston 0 None
2010-03-18 ISCO commences second phase of testing RPE derived from parthenogenetic stem cells 0 None
2010-03-18 StemCells granted UK patent covering true rat stem cells and genetically engineered rats 0 None
2010-03-18 Nanobotmodels Company offer vision of future DNA and cell-repair techniques 0 None
2010-03-18 USPTO allows Regulus Therapeutics' claims covering methods of antagonizing miR-181a for regulating immune response 0 None
2010-03-18 Evaluating functional significance of blockages in cardiac blood vessels with formulas from fluid mechanics 0 None
2010-03-18 Therapeutic may not be effective on trauma patients with undiagnosed Helicobacter infections 0 None
2010-03-18 Achillion Pharmaceuticals receives NIH SBIR grant for study of novel antibacterial compound series 0 None
2010-03-18 Modulating body's inflammatory response may help fight serious infection 0 None
2010-03-18 China’s first open access journal Nano Research listed in Science Citation Index 0 None
2010-03-18 New combination drug treatment for parasitic intestinal roundworms shows promise 0 5
2010-03-18 Researchers find retinoic acid regulates SHF tissue formation 0 None
2010-03-18 Genes allowing opium poppy to make codeine and morphine discovered 0 None
2010-03-18 Molecular basis of detecting tissue-damaging chemicals goes back more than 500 million years 0 None
2010-03-18 NexACT technology demonstrates ability to deliver Taxol subcutaneously 0 None
2010-03-18 Low vitamin D levels in African American children connected with high asthma rates 0 5
2010-03-18 OriGene Technologies to build TrueMAB monoclonal antibody collection with $16M Series B financing funds 0 None
2010-03-18 Research shows phenomenon of brain replay is much more complex 0 None
2010-03-18 Bone marrow stem cells offer potential treatment for patients with peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2010-03-18 Berkeley HeartLab adopts GenTegra DNA to support diagnostic genetic testing for cardiovascular disease 0 None
2010-03-18 McGill researchers pioneer major breakthrough in DNA nanotechnology 0 None
2010-03-18 Studies link atmospheric CO pollution to adverse cardiovascular outcomes, cardiac mortality 0 None
2010-03-18 Toxins released by certain microalgae can contaminate seafood and become toxic to humans 0 None
2010-03-18 Leading researchers to present key findings of genomic research at international conference 0 None
2010-03-18 Genes linked to ulcerative colitis identified 0 None
2010-03-18 Scientists discover switch mechanism that controls cells' trafficking system 0 None
2010-03-18 Research shows Caspase-1 protein plays a key role in the process of inflammation and colon cancer 0 None
2010-03-18 Blocking GM-CSF could reduce inflammation and deleterious effects of cigarette smoke exposure 0 None
2010-03-18 Novel findings point to new therapeutic approaches for common types of cancer 0 None
2010-03-18 Beneficial impact of vitamin D could alleviate symptoms and treat MS 0 None
2010-03-18 Alzheimer's disease: Gene expression level influences promotion of disorder or protection against development 0 None
2010-03-18 New findings promise to have fundamental significance in the fight against cancer 0 None
2010-03-18 I-SPY 2: The Biomarkers Consortium launches clinical trial for high risk, fast-growing breast cancers 0 5
2010-03-17 CytoDyn commences full humanization of Cytolin immune therapy for treating HIV/AIDS 0 4
2010-03-17 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics receives Notice of Allowance covering antibodies targeting pancreatic cancer 0 2
2010-03-17 PAREXEL genotypes over 10,000 potential study participants to identify 400 CYP2D6 poor metabolizers 0 None
2010-03-17 Clarient's Ovotax test may help improve patients’ response to taxane therapy 0 None
2010-03-17 Finding right balance between high-throughput sequencing and related bioinformatics analysis 0 None
2010-03-17 Hall of Human Origins to be opened at Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History 0 None
2010-03-17 Circulating tumor cells could help guide treatment and improve quality of life for cancer patients 0 None
2010-03-17 TRITON-TIMI 38 study evaluates response rates in patients with common genetic variant in ABCB1 gene 0 None
2010-03-17 Agilent Technologies introduces new ion exchange and size exclusion columns for analysis of bio-molecules 0 None
2010-03-17 Genetic test helps reduce hospitalization rates for heart patients on warfarin 0 5
2010-03-17 Reversal of aging in normal human cells 0 5
2010-03-17 Restoring immune function in HIV patients: Therapies targeting PD-1 and IL-10 molecules needed 0 None
2010-03-17 Compugen announces validation of IDD discovery platform for identification of cell penetrating peptides 0 None
2010-03-17 Researchers identify a novel way to study species-specific reproductive behavior 0 None
2010-03-17 Essen Instruments, Origene Technologies partner to co-develop ion channel cell lines 0 None
2010-03-17 Pathway Genomics' personal Genetic Health Report now available 0 None
2010-03-17 New heart-healthy omega-3 crops on horizon 0 None
2010-03-17 Test tube studies offer new hope for Alzheimer’s patients 0 5
2010-03-17 Study provides new perspective on cell movements 0 None
2010-03-17 Celerus Diagnostics to present Wave RPD totally automated HC staining system at annual USCAP meeting 0 None
2010-03-17 International Liver Congress 2010: Achillion Pharmaceuticals' protease inhibitor abstract accepted for presentation 0 None
2010-03-17 Key cellular defect in protein synthesis can lead to cancer susceptibility 0 2.5
2010-03-17 Vertex Pharmaceuticals' telaprevir and VX-222 HCV inhibitor abstracts accepted for presentation at 45th EASL meeting 0 None
2010-03-16 Human amniotic fluid skin cells "reprogrammed" to pluripotency 0 None
2010-03-16 LUMC purchases Fluidigm Access Array system 0 None
2010-03-16 Blocking RhoA enzyme increases survival in SMA mouse model 0 None
2010-03-16 Viron Therapeutics' VT-346 anti-TNF protein exhibits positive results in transgenic mouse model for arthritis 0 None
2010-03-16 Cytheris study: rhIL-7 treatment restores T cell trafficking and improves survival in animal model of sepsis 0 None
2010-03-16 Aging and Alzheimer's disease: Novel brain imaging technologies help create new insights 0 None
2010-03-16 'Molecular band-aid' may help protect hearts of Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients 0 None
2010-03-16 Workings of IGFs on muscle cells 0 None
2010-03-16 Mathematical model may promote medical research on how to grow new organs 0 None
2010-03-16 Illumina announces enhancement to OmniExpress BeadChip 0 None
2010-03-16 New method may shed light on the mechanism behind folding and misfolding of proteins 0 None
2010-03-16 Dual role of Notch signalling pathway 0 None
2010-03-16 Keynote speakers to discuss regenerative medicine therapies at upcoming forum 0 None
2010-03-16 FDA approves Irvine Scientific's Vit Kit-Freeze and Vit Kit-Thaw for cryopreservation of all stages of embryos 0 None
2010-03-16 Banana lectin discovery may lead to potential new treatments for preventing sexual transmission of HIV 0 None
2010-03-16 Study suggests HuR gene plays a critical role in inducing cells' inflammatory response 0 None
2010-03-16 Long-term tobacco dependence may affect memory and thinking in women 0 None
2010-03-16 Childhood stress and trauma may accelerate cellular aging 0 5
2010-03-16 MIT biochemist joins Thomson Reuters’ annual ‘Top 12’ list 0 None
2010-03-16 MMG effectively locates nerves during minimally invasive spine surgery 0 None
2010-03-16 Human brain processes predictable sensory input more efficiently 0 None
2010-03-16 Link between potential hyper-activity of mTOR signalling pathway and cancer cells 0 None
2010-03-16 Concurrent use of proton-pump inhibitor and clopidogrel does not elevate cardiovascular risk 0 None
2010-03-16 CLC bio releases groundbreaking whole-genome de novo assembler 0 None
2010-03-16 MIF exhibits potential as viable therapeutic target for Type 2 diabetes 0 5
2010-03-16 A guide on ethics and neuroscience 0 None
2010-03-16 Study offers new possibilities for breast and other cancer therapies 0 None
2010-03-16 Researchers gain new understanding of cilial protein Arl13b in Joubert syndrome 0 None
2010-03-16 UCL scientists explore decision-making process of human brain 0 None
2010-03-16 Gene defects could become targets for new personalised treatments for bowel cancer 0 None
2010-03-16 Research reveals molecular mechanism of DNA repair 0 5
2010-03-15 TCAD therapy superior to double combinations and monotherapy against influenza viruses 0 None
2010-03-15 Regado Biosciences announces first successful subcutaneous application of an aptamer 0 None
2010-03-15 Comparison study of genetic tests for ASD finds CMA with highest detection rate 0 None
2010-03-15 Surprise stimulus temporarily blinds subsequent events 0 None
2010-03-15 MicuRx Pharmaceuticals files IND for MRX-I antibiotic drug candidate with Chinese SFDA 0 None
2010-03-15 Metastatic melanoma: Involvement of immune system in response to PV-10 therapy 0 None
2010-03-15 LLS, FORMA Therapeutics collaborate to develop small molecule compounds against Bcl-6 0 None
2010-03-15 Enzo Biochem to market MultiGEN’s multiplex DNA sequencing based diagnostic tests in state of New York 0 None
2010-03-15 Neurologix receives US PTO Notice of Allowance concerning treatment approach for epilepsy 0 None
2010-03-15 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals presents data on RNAi therapeutic targeting PCSK9 for hypercholesterolemia 0 None
2010-03-15 Researchers discover microtentacles that play key role in spreading cancer to distant locations in body 0 None
2010-03-15 VEGF-B protein can control levels of FATPs in vascular wall: Study 0 None
2010-03-15 MPP cell population: A new potential target for treating infections and allergies 0 None
2010-03-15 Study reveals molecular mechanism of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2010-03-15 Study: Chromosomal microarray analysis detects genetic changes related to ASDs better than standard tests 0 None
2010-03-15 UC Irvine researchers play leading role in genome sequencing of Hydra 0 None
2010-03-15 Supplementing vitamin D in people with low levels may have different effects based on patient race 0 None
2010-03-15 XOMA 052 reduces adverse consequences that lead to development of congestive heart failure 0 None
2010-03-15 New laboratory technique may help prioritize cancer drugs for clinical trials 0 None
2010-03-15 Puzzle baffled scientists for centuries - why some birds appear to be half male and half female solved 0 None
2010-03-15 Discovery may yield new strategies for blocking malaria transmission 0 None
2010-03-15 New findings shed light on how genetic damage to muscle cell proteins can lead to nemaline myopathy 0 None
2010-03-15 New findings may help develop potential therapies for lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and cancer 0 None
2010-03-15 Nanoparticles provide a targeted version of photothermal therapy for cancer 0 None
2010-03-15 Obese type 2 diabetics carry mitochondrial proteins that reduce response to physical exercise 0 None
2010-03-15 Keystone Symposia receives NIH grant for diversity initiatives 0 None
2010-03-15 Two controlled environmental variables to preclinical mice tests can reduce costly false positives: Study 0 None
2010-03-15 New study finds green tea extract may prevent Alzheimer's disease and dementia 0 None
2010-03-15 Discovery of MiR-451 molecule may serve as a biomarker for brain tumor 0 4
2010-03-12 ARS study underlines the importance of vitamin D and its ability to help body utilize calcium 0 None
2010-03-12 Childhood obesity: Genetic variation could be a factor 0 None
2010-03-12 Flu infection during pregnancy may increase risk of schizophrenia in offspring 0 None
2010-03-12 Independently-conducted studies confirm significant bioavailability of orally delivered insulin 0 None
2010-03-12 BDNF could someday play significant role in prevention of high blood pressure: Study 0 None
2010-03-12 Decision making: Replays in hippocampus part of complex process 0 None
2010-03-12 VisEn Medical introduces VivoTag 680 XL fluorescent dye for labeling biomolecules 0 None
2010-03-12 Discovery of novel cellular mechanism may help develop new treatments for cancer 0 None
2010-03-12 bioMerieux introduces FDA cleared chromID VRE for detecting Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis 0 None
2010-03-12 Novel mutation in gene encoding ankyrin-B increases risk of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2010-03-11 TTI granted exclusive worldwide rights to commercialize two immunology programs 0 None
2010-03-11 Illumina sequences DNA of American actress Glenn Close 0 5
2010-03-11 Whole genome sequencing of entire family beneficial 0 None
2010-03-11 Fewer injections to treat neutropenia in childhood cancer patients 0 None
2010-03-11 Investigators develop new mathematical approach to analyze molecular data 0 None
2010-03-11 Genomatix systems utilized to analyze cis and epigenetic elements that control reproductive events 0 5
2010-03-11 Refining treatments to target only key heart-related mechanisms may improve effectiveness 0 None
2010-03-11 Platelet dosage can be lowered in transfusions for cancer and bone-marrow transplant patients 0 None
2010-03-11 Study uncovers mechanism facilitating motivation for alcohol after extended abstinence 0 None
2010-03-11 Cellectis’ 1485475 European patent: EPO confirms revocation of previously granted claims 0 None
2010-03-11 BioInvent International, HGS announce collaboration to develop therapeutic monoclonal antibodies 0 None
2010-03-11 Controlling cholesterol using biologically active molecules isolated from algal infusion 0 5
2010-03-11 Octenol compound aids mosquitoes in finding blood meal 0 None
2010-03-11 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics' dendritic cell-based vaccination with CSCs demonstrates survival benefits 0 1
2010-03-11 ISB uses Complete Genomics’ service to sequence genomes of four family members suffer from Miller syndrome 0 None
2010-03-11 Evotec, Active Biotech announce collaboration to identify small molecule modulators of priority biological target 0 None
2010-03-11 Scientists identify specific causative genetic mutation associated with CMT 0 None
2010-03-11 Molecular master switch plays a key role in maturation process of brain cells 0 None
2010-03-11 MBL scientists develop novel methods to interpret cellular dynamics 0 None
2010-03-11 Researchers identify new treatment strategy for lymphoma 0 5
2010-03-11 Cytokeratins 8 and 18 can strongly enhance breast cancer drug fulvestrant's anti-estrogenic activity 0 None
2010-03-11 Ampicillin activates torsinA, improves cell function to reduce movement disorders 0 None
2010-03-11 Genetic mutation in African-American men with family history of prostate cancer discovered 0 None
2010-03-10 Aastrom Biosciences treats final patient in IMPACT-DCM Phase 2 surgical clinical trial 1 None
2010-03-10 TGen deploys Isilon IQ to power multiple genome sequencing devices to discover new treatments for diseases 0 None
2010-03-10 Children's Hospital Boston develops new web site, releases video message on current state of stem cell research 0 5
2010-03-10 TNS acquires license to Ergothioneine Transporter from University of Cologne 0 None
2010-03-10 Protein competition over MAPK provides mechanism to integrate different signals directing early embryonic development 0 None
2010-03-10 Sonic hedgehog gene also at work in the ectoderm 0 5
2010-03-10 BIOCRATES Life Sciences, CHENOMX announce co-marketing agreement 0 None
2010-03-10 Cellzome, GSK form second major alliance to develop new anti-inflammatory drugs 0 None
2010-03-10 End-of-life directives prevail over preferences and objections in woman’s desire to be cryonically preserved 0 None
2010-03-10 Genetic basis unknown in many children with mental retardation and developmental delays 0 None
2010-03-10 Insulin resistance in Hepatitis C patients: Mostly in muscle and not in liver 0 None
2010-03-10 Papaya's anticancer effect against broad range of lab-grown tumors documented 0 None
2010-03-10 AMT initiates dosing in Phase I/II gene therapy clinical trial for hemophilia B 0 None
2010-03-10 Lowering levels of Coonexin46 with use of siRNA will help prevent tumor formation 0 None
2010-03-10 Celltrion develops novel human monoclonal antibodies against influenza virus infection 0 None
2010-03-10 ZenBio to be commercial source for popular murine 3T3-L1 cell line 0 None
2010-03-10 2-day International Scientific Symposium features technological advances in stem cell research 0 None
2010-03-10 Study shows strawberries can provide immense health benefits 0 None
2010-03-09 Researchers identify a new mechanism for tumor control 0 None
2010-03-09 Activity in lateral prefrontal cortex may improve emotion regulation in day-to-day life 0 None
2010-03-09 EUCODIS Bioscience introduces phospholipases 0 None
2010-03-09 Study validates Chronix Biomedical’s serum DNA blood tests for early, accurate detection of breast cancer 0 None
2010-03-09 Novel protein haditoxin in King Cobra's venom discovered 0 None
2010-03-09 Bypass surgery: New method of growing arteries could lead to non-invasive option for treatment 0 None
2010-03-09 MicroConstants acquires access to new nanosizing technology 0 None
2010-03-09 WADA, IOC compliant safe alternatives to dangerous and illegal anabolic steroids 0 None
2010-03-09 USF study: HHV-6 causes permanent infection by inserting its DNA into human chromosomes 1 None
2010-03-09 Growing human therapeutic proteins in algae can help reduce cancer treatment cost 0 None
2010-03-09 Insight into how human brain seeks religion 0 None
2010-03-09 Study shows NK cells use bungee-like nanotube to destroy dangerous cells 0 5
2010-03-09 ITCH gene causes multisystem autoimmune disorder 0 None
2010-03-09 Saddle Up Safely campaign: Understanding how diseases of horse can affect humans 0 None
2010-03-09 AssureRx Health adds CYP1A2 gene to laboratory-developed pharmacogenetic test 0 None
2010-03-09 Study: Effects of testosterone on human behavior in 'pro-social' situation 0 5
2010-03-09 New study may lead to expansion of drug arsenal used to fight HIV 0 None
2010-03-09 Nanoparticles: Targeted cancer therapy 0 None
2010-03-09 Novel interventions for New World hemorrhagic fevers needed 0 None
2010-03-09 RepRegen's Strontium-based bioactive glass platform encourages osteoblast cell activity and proliferation 0 None
2010-03-09 Obesity - Body's effort to protect organs from lipids' toxic effects 0 None
2010-03-09 New reservoir for hidden HIV-infected cells identified 0 None
2010-03-09 Three researchers to be honored with SBS Award for achievement in biomolecular sciences and lead discovery 0 None
2010-03-08 Exposure to BPA during pregnancy causes permanent abnormalities in uterus of offspring 0 None
2010-03-08 Repeated anaesthesia in children linked to memory impairment 0 None
2010-03-08 Moderating treatment response in depression: Role of personality factors 0 None
2010-03-08 NICE rejects azacitidine for treatment of MDS in patients ineligible for stem cell transplants 0 4
2010-03-08 Global Genes Project: World Rare Disease Day 2010, a tremendous success 0 None
2010-03-08 Sigma Life Science extends portfolio of knockout rat models with the release of ADME/Tox applications 0 None
2010-03-08 Improvements needed in communicating cancer recurrence risks and treatment decisions with patients 0 None
2010-03-08 Men employed in occupations with potential exposure to sunlight have reduced risk of kidney cancer 0 5
2010-03-08 Scientists identify EoE-associated region in human chromosome 0 None
2010-03-08 Scientists show Ritalin boosts cognitive abilities by enhancing brain plasticity 0 None
2010-03-08 Scientists identify the role of vitamin D in activation of T cells 0 5
2010-03-07 Engineers built sensor array that can detect single molecules of hydrogen peroxide 0 None
2010-03-07 Pediatrics researchers identify major gene location responsible for EoE 0 None
2010-03-06 Antibacterial activity of clay minerals raises hope for natural approaches to antibacterial cures 0 None
2010-03-06 Researchers discuss possibility of using food to prevent individual's genes from expressing disease 0 None
2010-03-06 Scientists succeed in mapping entire network of DNA-binding transcription factors 0 None
2010-03-06 Research group performs randomized study to evaluate efficacy of ICCBco in treatment of lung lesions 0 None
2010-03-06 Study shows clear link between Vitamin D levels and accumulation of fat in muscle tissue 0 None
2010-03-06 68th AAD Annual Meeting reveals science behind skin care 0 None
2010-03-06 Thymosin beta 4 improves neurological functional outcome 0 None
2010-03-05 Study explores prognostic biomarkers in patients with lymph node-negative colorectal cancer 0 None
2010-03-05 Researchers discuss the synergy between nanoscience and neuroscience 0 None
2010-03-05 Gluten intolerance: Hereditary risk factors and link to virus infections 0 None
2010-03-05 Life Technologies, TGen, US Oncology collaborate to sequence genomes of triple negative breast cancer patients 0 None
2010-03-05 Genetic epidemiology: Importance of population genomics 0 2
2010-03-05 Predictive Biosciences to present its novel MADR approach during 2010 GU Symposium 0 None
2010-03-05 TLR's role in HIV-1 reactivation induced by periodontal pathogens 0 None
2010-03-05 Worm proteins may provide option in management of gastrointestinal inflammation in IBD patients 0 None
2010-03-05 Endothelial cells can produce copious amounts of adult stem cells: Study 0 None
2010-03-05 Signaling mechanisms responsible for HGF-induced CCA invasiveness: More insight 0 None
2010-03-05 Transcendental Meditation technique produces unique state of "restful alertness" 0 5
2010-03-05 HMS study suggests new targets for treating Angelman syndrome 0 None
2010-03-05 Overview of nanotechnology: Nanoparticles may eventually be used in cosmetic products 0 None
2010-03-05 Gene involved in susceptibility and resistance to TB identified 0 3
2010-03-05 OSCC cells express VEGFR1, VEGFR2 and serve as targets and effectors for VEGF: Study 0 None
2010-03-05 Advaxis' Listeria based fusion protein granted U.S. patent 0 None
2010-03-05 Chikungunya: Experimental vaccine successfully tested in monkeys 0 None
2010-03-05 Humacyte, Xcellerex collaborate to develop novel vascular graft for transplantation technologies 0 None
2010-03-05 Argos Therapeutics' AGS-004 immunotherapy for HIV demonstrates clinical and commercial potential 0 None
2010-03-05 Study shows link between Vitamin D levels and basal cell carcinoma 0 3
2010-03-04 Scientists discover genetic cause of Quebec Platelet Disorder 0 None
2010-03-04 Evaluating bone defect repairs using human stem cells: NeoStem, University of Michigan enter into SRA 0 None
2010-03-04 New generation of marketing experts may be able to test products' appeal with neuromarketing 0 None
2010-03-04 AB SCIEX collaborates with Mass Spectrometry Centre to improve drug discovery and development 0 None
2010-03-04 Study shows inhibiting critical genes may halt leukaemia cell growth 0 None
2010-03-04 Scientists explore household bacteria to produce top-quality cheese 0 None
2010-03-04 Nanoparticle growing in popularity as bactericidal agent shown to be toxic to fish: Study 0 1
2010-03-04 Brain study may lead to new forms of treatment for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-03-04 Severe inflammatory diseases: Blocking "death messenger" might be a promising treatment 1 None
2010-03-04 University of Calgary chemist finds potential tool to measure impact of nanoparticles on human health 0 None
2010-03-04 Researchers reveal new details of the mechanisms of ion channel inactivation 0 None
2010-03-04 Boosting immune response to vaccinations: Role of aluminium adjuvants 0 None
2010-03-04 Exposure to blue-violet light may enhance cell growth in wound sites 0 None
2010-03-04 TNFerade's suppression of cancer metastases: Mechanisms revealed 0 4.5
2010-03-04 Study: Bacteria, fungi and other microbes live in our gut are essential contributors to good health 0 3
2010-03-04 Cryoablation kills breast tumors in mice 0 None
2010-03-04 Cornell researchers find new protein that may help control mosquitoes from spreading diseases 0 None
2010-03-04 Gene therapy for LCA clears another hurdle: Study 0 None
2010-03-04 Corning commercializes new Synthemax synthetic surface for supporting growth and differentiation of stem cells 0 None
2010-03-04 Increasing antibiotic resistance among soil microbes 0 None
2010-03-04 Scientists identify two proteins that serve as biomarkers for tracking the spread of colon cancer 0 None
2010-03-04 Lemelson-MIT Collegiate Student Prizes awarded to inventive students nationwide 0 None
2010-03-03 Researchers explore molecular origin of skin and hair to develop novel beauty products 0 None
2010-03-03 Gene 'addiction' of leukaemia cells 0 None
2010-03-03 Blood glucose-lowering hormone FGF21 also activates brown adipose tissue metabolism 0 None
2010-03-03 Mood, behavioral problems after stressful interpersonal events: LPFC function may be a risk-factor 0 3
2010-03-03 Vaccine researchers at HZI find c-di-IMP molecule, more effective than known adjuvants 0 None
2010-03-03 Concordia University Professor awarded grant to study molecular mechanisms of virulence factor protein 0 5
2010-03-03 "Stem cells in drug discovery and development" workshop to be held during toxicology annual meeting 0 None
2010-03-03 Genetic Immunity to present data on DermaVir for HIV/AIDS at DNA Vaccines 2010 0 None
2010-03-03 Inovio Biomedical introduces new CELLECTRA-SP series of hand-held, cordless electroporation devices 0 None
2010-03-03 Greater use of ESAs and iron at lower hematocrit levels decrease risk of death for hemodialysis patients 0 None
2010-03-03 Enanta Pharmaceuticals nominates EDP-239 lead development candidate from NS5A HCV inhibitor program 0 None
2010-03-03 Axiogenesis, Lonza Cologne announce global distribution agreement 0 None
2010-03-03 Mother's milk sends signals that affect babies' behavior and temperament 0 1
2010-03-03 Pioneering stem cell research could revolutionize treatments for diabetes and Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-03-03 Findings could lead to new cancer-fighting drugs 0 None
2010-03-03 Cyntellect to provide LEAP Cell Processing Workstation to Harvard University and HHMI researchers 0 None
2010-03-03 Ichor, Profectus announce agreement for clinical development of DNA vaccine programs 0 4.5
2010-03-03 Scientists uncover vital clue that could steer research into nervous system disorders 0 None
2010-03-03 Advanced Cell Technology’s MA09-hRPE cells for treatment of SMD: FDA grants orphan drug designation 0 5
2010-03-03 Study shows cryoablation technique offers a potential treatment for breast cancer 0 None
2010-03-03 Study suggests mental activity could stave off age-related cognitive and memory decline 0 None
2010-03-02 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics receives Notice of Allowance on ICT-69 monoclonal antibody 0 None
2010-03-02 Affymetrix introduces GeneAtlas System for processing arrays and characterizing changes in gene expression 0 None
2010-03-02 NJIT researcher awarded patent for functional coating compositions of perfluoroalkyl perfluoro-phthalocyanine compounds 0 None
2010-03-02 Imaging technique combining ultrasound and microscopic bubbles help visualize tumor activity at molecular level 0 None
2010-03-02 Discovery of two new compounds opens new approach to drug design against HIV protease 0 None
2010-03-02 Greffex Group signs Strategic Alliance Framework Agreement with UPMC and ISMETT 0 None
2010-03-02 Stress increases resistance to influenza infection 0 None
2010-03-02 Sea squirts help in fight against Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-03-02 Causal relation between multiple factors and occurrence of neurodegenerative disorders: ANNs help understand better 0 None
2010-03-02 Simvastatin impairs ability of macrophages to kill pathogens, and enhances cytokine production 0 None
2010-03-02 ZyGEM introduces new RNAGEM Tissue RNA extraction kits 0 None
2010-03-02 New class of breast cancer: Overexpression of LRP6 gene could be a potential marker 0 None
2010-03-02 febit releases updated Geniom Biochip containing 58 new miRNA sequences 0 None
2010-03-02 Research focuses on DYRK1A gene in association with Down's syndrome 0 None
2010-03-02 Life Technologies announces early stage results from SMS technology 0 None
2010-03-02 High levels of anti-aging hormone may increase cancer mortality in older men 0 None
2010-03-02 Gene research offers new hope for targeted breast cancer treatment 0 None
2010-03-02 Study indicates GABA neurotransmitters could play a key role in major depressive disorder 0 4.7
2010-03-02 Oxidative stress could lead to health problems and premature death 0 None
2010-03-02 Researchers uncover new explanation for the spread of tau protein within human brain 0 None
2010-03-02 Researchers proceed to develop vaccination to reverse neurological damage seen with Parkinson's disease 0 5
2010-03-01 AnaptysBio announces strategic collaboration to generate novel antibodies for specified disease target 0 None
2010-03-01 Pangu BioPharma's naturally occurring splice variants of human tRNA synthetases study awarded second grant 0 None
2010-03-01 Determining personal risk for genetic disorders essential 0 None
2010-03-01 arGEN-X SIMPLE Antibody platform delivers multiple, diverse, ultra-potent functional antibodies 0 None
2010-03-01 Positive antioxidant balance may help in better reproduction, barn swallow study shows 0 None
2010-03-01 Researchers figure out how ATP molecule broken down in cells 0 5
2010-03-01 Study on new drug targets for prevention of tissue inflammation after stroke 0 None
2010-03-01 Chitosan put forward as effective alternative to growth-promoting antibiotics in the diet of ruminants 0 None
2010-03-01 Using genetic engineering techniques in pigs, scientists create new model of diabetes 1 2.5
2010-03-01 Caddisfly silk and sandcastle worm glue: Potential adhesives during surgery 0 None
2010-03-01 Short-term dose of losartan-M6PHSA reduces liver inflammation and fibrosis: Study 0 4
2010-03-01 Study shows ghrelin prevents acute liver damage, reduces oxidative stress and inflammation 0 None
2010-03-01 Discovery of link between CTCF and other proteins may help understand disease mechanisms better 0 None
2010-03-01 Reversing protein deficiency through gene therapy can improve SMA 0 5
2010-03-01 Researchers find gene regulator that plays key role in DS-AMKL 0 None


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