Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - August 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-08-31 Release of cortisol with fixed regularity can help cope with stress better 0 None
2010-08-31 Older people prefer to read negative news about young adults: Study 0 None
2010-08-31 Older adults likely to have destination memory failures 0 None
2010-08-31 Social interaction reduces physical damage to brain by heart attack: Research 0 5
2010-08-31 Neurobiological markers of depression can help tailor antidepressant treatment to the brain 0 None
2010-08-31 UBC researchers lead development of new 'toolbox of MiniPromoters' for gene research and therapy 0 None
2010-08-31 Running continuously over 50 or 100 miles may not be good for the heart: Study 0 None
2010-08-31 Advanced Life Sciences scientific publication demonstrates triterpenoids' potential as anticancer agents 0 None
2010-08-31 Biotage launches new Resolux line of HPLC columns optimized for peptide purification 0 None
2010-08-31 New hybrid proteins may lead to better gene replacement and editing therapies 0 None
2010-08-31 Researchers find heightened activation of limbic circuitry in borderline personality disorder patients 0 None
2010-08-31 MGH scientists develop new microfluidic tool for accurate isolation of neutrophils 0 None
2010-08-31 Research on trypanosomes can open way for African sleeping sickness drug development 0 5
2010-08-31 Peripheral arterial disease increases cardiovascular disease risk: Study 0 3
2010-08-31 Genetic profiling to predict treatment benefits of ACE inhibitor therapy for CAD 0 4
2010-08-31 Disruption of structural component in heart muscle cells occurs before decline in heart function 0 None
2010-08-31 Advanced Cell Technology updates transdifferentiation plans to enhance regenerative medicine 0 None
2010-08-31 RXR-alpha protein helps to protect pigment cells from invasive melanoma: Research 0 None
2010-08-31 Amino acid arginine vital in fighting infection 0 None
2010-08-31 Cell Therapy Foundation analysis calls for funding in medical research 0 None
2010-08-30 Cognizant Communication launches 'Cell Medicine' open access journal 0 None
2010-08-30 Also in Global Health News: GM mosquitoes; Iodine deficiency in Nepal; South African health workers strike; Novartis to build vaccine plant in Brazil; Population control in Niger 1 5
2010-08-30 Reactivation of CDX2 gene may halt progression of colon cancer 0 None
2010-08-30 Smoked cannabis relieves chronic neuropathic pain 1 None
2010-08-30 Genetic variations in Y chromosome affect men's risk of coronary heart disease: Scientists 0 5
2010-08-30 Low doses of n-3 fatty acids do not reduce overall rate of major cardiovascular events 0 None
2010-08-30 Latest achievements in brain research and treatment for mental disorders 0 3
2010-08-30 Study finds bone marrow stem cell therapy improves efficacy in chronic heart failure 0 None
2010-08-30 Researchers examine functions of neuronal diversity 0 None
2010-08-30 Cell-to-cell signaling pathway that designates future location of ear's sensory organs tracked 0 5
2010-08-30 Scientists develop microarray technology to create blood transcriptional signatures for infectious diseases 0 None
2010-08-30 Jefferson scientists receive grant to study genetics of platelet gene expression 0 None
2010-08-30 Scientists develop new combined treatment method for skin cancer prevention 0 None
2010-08-30 Scientists identify genetic basis to determine severity of allergic asthma in experimental models 0 None
2010-08-30 New high throughput sequencing technology to identify genetic defects in rare diseases 0 None
2010-08-30 Edwards uses his hands after double hand transplant at Jewish Hospital Hand Care Center 0 None
2010-08-30 Researchers recommend action to reverse federal court decision on embryonic stem cell research ban 0 None
2010-08-30 Study reveals impact of genetic make-up on response to oral antiplatelet treatment ticagrelor 0 None
2010-08-30 GWAS finds new genetic link between Parkinson's disease and inflammation 0 None
2010-08-30 Study finds BMI, thrombogenic factor increases cardiovascular risk 0 None
2010-08-27 David Mosser to discuss primary duty of macrophages at American Physiological Society conference 0 2
2010-08-27 Research: Impact of seafood components on human health 0 None
2010-08-27 Mixed pathologies in brains of elderly account for memory loss and confusion 0 None
2010-08-27 Athera Biotechnologies, Electra-Box Diagnostica sign distribution agreement for 'CVDefine' kit 0 None
2010-08-27 'Molecular Diagnostics Europe' conference debuts at BIOTECHNICA 2010 0 None
2010-08-27 'Neural inertia' may explain brain's resistance to changes in consciousness 0 None
2010-08-27 Second-hand smoke triggers complex inflammatory response 0 None
2010-08-27 New system safely induces sensory, mobility disturbances experienced by astronauts after return to Earth 0 None
2010-08-27 Cord Blood America announces Quality Service Guarantee for stem cell engraft 0 None
2010-08-27 Light signaling pathways, circadian rhythms affect biological functions: Research 0 None
2010-08-27 Luminex launches FDA-cleared xTAG Cystic Fibrosis 60 Kit v2 diagnostic test 0 None
2010-08-27 Increase in regeneration of nerve cells can alleviate or prevent memory loss 0 None
2010-08-27 New York State permits Genelex Corporation's DNA Drug Sensitivity Tests 0 None
2010-08-27 ISCO's therapeutic program not affected by stem cell research federal fund ban 0 None
2010-08-27 Researchers recommend traumatic brain injury reclassification for additional funding 0 None
2010-08-27 Experimental drug PLX4032 holds promise against cancers with faulty BRAF gene 0 None
2010-08-27 Researchers identify molecule to slow down dysfunctional immune response in hemorrhagic shock 0 None
2010-08-27 Study finds moderate exercise enhances DMN connectivity in specific regions of brain 0 None
2010-08-27 Disulfiram drug effective in treating cocaine addiction: Research 0 None
2010-08-27 Study on impact of harmful de novo gene mutations on autism, schizophrenia 0 None
2010-08-27 Scientist finds man-made chemical enzyme to neutralize toxin 0 5
2010-08-26 Vitamin A may boost HIV excretion in breast milk: Study 0 None
2010-08-26 New book on fighting hair loss 1 None
2010-08-26 Research on myosin II protein can lead to novel treatment for memory disorders 0 None
2010-08-26 Octapharma completes clinical development of Uniplas human pooled plasma 0 None
2010-08-26 Neuroeconomics research identifes distinct brain structures for tracking various outcomes 0 None
2010-08-26 Motor proteins play critical role in stabilization of long-term memories 0 None
2010-08-26 Researchers show biosynthetic cornea can stimulate regeneration in damaged eye tissue 0 5
2010-08-26 Data from PLX4032 Phase 1 clinical trial in melanoma patients with BRAF mutation published 0 None
2010-08-26 Treating metastatic melanoma tumors with specific genetic signature shows promising results 0 None
2010-08-26 Researchers develop magnetic nanoparticles for metallic implant drug delivery 0 None
2010-08-26 PLX4032 therapy results in tumor shrinkage in metastatic melanoma patients 0 None
2010-08-26 College students prevent female friends from engaging in risky sexual behavior after drinking alcohol 0 None
2010-08-26 Specific type of neurons determine frightening stimulus reaction: Research 0 None
2010-08-26 Critical mechanistic link between mutant protein and disease pathogenesis in ALS uncovered 0 None
2010-08-26 Researchers develop microneedles to deliver quantum dots for skin cancer treatment 0 None
2010-08-26 NIH suspends funding new embryonic stem cell research following court order 0 None
2010-08-26 Neuralstem files IND with FDA for spinal cord stem cell Phase I clinical trial for chronic spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-08-26 Developing specific liver cell lines from stem cells holds promise for new liver disease treatment: Researchers 0 None
2010-08-26 Atherotech Diagnostics to exhibit VAP Cholesterol Test at NLA Summer 2010 Clinical Update 0 None
2010-08-26 Naringenin from grape fruits initiates increased fatty acid oxidation, inhibits vLDL production 0 None
2010-08-26 CFHR5 nephropathy linked to genetic mutation in innate immune system 0 None
2010-08-26 Gene linked to Fuchs corneal dystrophy discovered 0 None
2010-08-26 Study finds BPA exposure impacts endocrine changes in men 0 None
2010-08-26 Scientists create novel map of lipid locations in single cell 0 None
2010-08-26 Study on current insect repellants confirms need for better insect repellants 0 None
2010-08-26 Fragrances are part of 'nasal nostalgia' 0 None
2010-08-26 Ataxin 2 gene mutation contributes to Lou Gehrig's disease: Research 0 None
2010-08-26 Vitamin D may be effective in preventing allergies in patients cystic fibrosis, asthma 0 None
2010-08-26 Ambry Genetics acquires Illumina HiSeq 2000 Sequencing and BeadXpress Genotyping systems 0 None
2010-08-26 Research finds adenovirus impact on cell's suicide program pave way for new cancer therapy 0 None
2010-08-26 Advaxis' 'Prokaryotic peptides for enhancing antigen immunogenicity' European patent application allowed 0 5
2010-08-26 Afferent Pharmaceuticals' P2X3 receptor antagonist reduces bladder hyperactivity 0 None
2010-08-26 Researchers prove iPS cells can help to treat liver diseases 0 None
2010-08-26 ACT comments on federal fund blocking for embryonic stem cell research 0 None
2010-08-25 Fox Chase Cancer Center to host Philadelphia Chromosome Symposium 0 None
2010-08-25 NeoStem responds to court ruling blocking government funding for embryonic stem cell research 0 None
2010-08-25 Stem cell therapy cures 12-year-old boy with diabetes 0 None
2010-08-25 Sea food for babies 0 None
2010-08-25 Celera granted US patent on LPA gene variant's association with increased risk for myocardial infarction 0 None
2010-08-25 Statin therapy reduces cardiovascular disease risk in patients with high sensitivity C-reactive protein 0 None
2010-08-25 Continuous boosting of natural painkiller shuts down brain cell receptor response 0 None
2010-08-25 Bisphenol A chemical may shorten reproductive lifespan in women: Research 0 None
2010-08-25 Human umbilical cord blood cells appear to protect astrocytes from cell death: Research 0 None
2010-08-25 CRT, Bayer Schering Pharma partner to study new leptin antagonist peptides in gynaecological, oncological diseases 0 None
2010-08-25 Vitamin D2 in AbM mushroom can neutralize oxidative stress: Research 0 None
2010-08-25 Study identifies four genetic variants associated with ESRD disease in Chinese diabetic patients 0 None
2010-08-25 Water improves health and reverses aging process 0 None
2010-08-25 Agilent Technologies introduces SureSelect Human All Exon v2 Target Enrichment kit for cancer assay 0 None
2010-08-25 Researchers identify specific gene responsible for Kuf's disease 0 None
2010-08-25 Mayo researchers develop new laboratory cell lines to study anaplastic thyroid cancer 0 None
2010-08-25 Fluoridation exposure during childhood prevents adult tooth loss 0 1
2010-08-25 New TRIM5α-based treatments can knock out HIV in humans: Research 0 None
2010-08-25 Water soluble extract of cinnamon reduces diabetes and heart disease risk 0 4
2010-08-25 Increased levels of Oxytocin hormone fosters trust, increases generosity 0 None
2010-08-25 Researchers identify molecular signals that impact male fertility: Research 0 None
2010-08-25 SureGene collaborates with Medco Health Solutions to conduct REST study 0 None
2010-08-25 Prenatal exposure to atrazine leads to prostate inflammation in male rats 0 None
2010-08-24 Scientists discover influence of vitamin D in genes linked with autoimmune diseases 0 None
2010-08-24 UNT Health Science Center analyzes DNA from unidentified human remains 0 None
2010-08-24 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals to present results on RNAi therapeutics at ACS National Meeting 0 None
2010-08-24 Bug with bifocals discovered 0 None
2010-08-24 FRC applauds preliminary injunction to stop taxpayers for embryonic stem cell research 0 None
2010-08-24 Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researcher receives L'Oreal Fellowship for breast cancer research 0 None
2010-08-24 University of Melbourne and Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute adopt BioEYES outreach program 0 None
2010-08-24 Researchers launch space travel study with $1.2M NASA grant 0 None
2010-08-24 'Pre-vascularization' of device prior to implantation sustains circulation and suppresses scar formation 0 None
2010-08-24 Discovery of Hsp90 protein's pattern of motion paves way for new drug target in cancer therapy 0 None
2010-08-24 Polyphenols affect nutrient absorption: Study 0 None
2010-08-24 Novartis presents 2010 Immunology prizes at 16th International Congress of Immunology in Kobe 0 None
2010-08-24 LabCorp launches IL-28B gene test for HCV infection 0 None
2010-08-24 Researchers develop new instrumentation to simplify testing patients for infectious diseases 0 None
2010-08-24 Research on OGF-OGFr complex helps to understand pathobiology of diseases 0 None
2010-08-24 Berries help aging brain stay healthy 0 None
2010-08-24 Study enhances use of stem cells for organ regeneration 0 None
2010-08-24 Researchers find gene sequences of MLV in chronic fatigue syndrome patients' blood samples 0 5
2010-08-24 Specific drugs can prevent lethal effects of Parkinson's disease: Research 0 None
2010-08-24 Scientists develop nano-sized vehicle to deliver chemotherapy drugs directly into cancer cells 0 None
2010-08-24 Researchers find new drug to treat circadian rhythm disorders 0 1
2010-08-24 WHO calls on countries to prevent, control spread of antibiotic resistant bacteria 0 None
2010-08-24 Research finds variation in sex chromosome may cause lupus in men 0 None
2010-08-24 Alpha-synuclein gene silencing effective for treating neurodegenerative disorders: Research 0 None
2010-08-24 Research on fruit fly provides inroads into understanding cancer development 0 None
2010-08-23 SEB opens new state-of-the-art laboratory operation, R&D facility 0 None
2010-08-23 Fluid dynamics and mechanics to simulate stent design and coating 0 None
2010-08-23 APC dysfunction prevents synapse function required for learning, memory: Study 0 None
2010-08-23 Applied Biosystems 3500 Dx Series Genetic Analyzers now available in Asia Pacific Region 0 None
2010-08-23 Researchers discover unusual property of meiosis may lead to Down syndrome 0 None
2010-08-23 Scientists develop new synthetic material to grow stem cells 0 None
2010-08-23 Researchers find new way to study oncogene's role in DNA repair 0 3
2010-08-23 GM-CSF protein reduces AD pathology, reverses memory loss: Study 0 None
2010-08-21 NCF announces formal disease model for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 0 5
2010-08-21 Study supports role for SNARK protein in regulating glucose transport during muscle contraction and exercise 0 None
2010-08-21 Oxytocin level associated with parent-specific styles of interaction: Research 0 None
2010-08-21 Researchers develop tiny color-changing sensor molecules 0 None
2010-08-21 Study finds genetic change in chromosome 4 causes FSHD 0 3
2010-08-21 New squeeze test for screening potential drugs for Alzheimer's 0 None
2010-08-21 Combination of 2 FDA approved drugs eliminate HIV infection 0 5
2010-08-21 'Rotten eggs' gas inside knee joint protects against inflammation 0 None
2010-08-21 FSH society applauds findings of facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 0 None
2010-08-21 Dilation of blood vessels restores muscle synthesis in elderly 0 None
2010-08-20 Causes and consequences of increased adiposity and decreased muscle and bone mass 0 None
2010-08-20 Research on ocean-dwelling bacterium unveils food poisoning mechanism in human 0 None
2010-08-20 Cell-depleted lung used as natural growth matrix for generating new rat lung from embryonic stem cells 0 None
2010-08-20 Study demonstrates association between yoga postures, increased GABA levels and decreased anxiety 0 None
2010-08-20 New research could extend the life of donated organs 0 None
2010-08-20 Human neural stem cells restore motor function in mice with chronic spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-08-20 Research finds increased diagnostic activity among men with family history of prostate cancer 0 None
2010-08-20 Genetic architecture controlling growth of 'back-up' blood vessels uncovered 0 None
2010-08-20 ISCO to formalize eye care based stem cell therapeutic programs into Cytovis business unit 0 1
2010-08-20 Even low-level exposure to cigarette smoke affects gene function in lungs 0 None
2010-08-20 UCI study is first to show reversal of long-term hind-limb paralysis 0 None
2010-08-20 Immunosuppressive therapy benefits necrotizing myopathy patients with novel autoantibody specificity 0 4
2010-08-20 Research on gut mucosa enables effective drug treatment for irritable bowel syndrome 0 3.8
2010-08-20 SIR-Spheres safe, effective for patients with colorectal cancer liver metastases who have failed chemotherapy 0 None
2010-08-20 Study finds ketamine restores connection in chronic stress affected brain cells 0 None
2010-08-20 Scientists discover genetic flaw that causes facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 0 None
2010-08-20 Study finds black women with SLE develop cardiovascular disease at early age 0 None
2010-08-20 Muscle mass plays key role in cancer survival: Research 0 None
2010-08-20 Model explains mechanical cause of high blood pressure 0 None
2010-08-19 World Fusion creates sequence analysis service center with bioinformatics infrastructure 0 None
2010-08-19 Protection from unrealistic claims of Direct to consumer genetic tests needed 0 None
2010-08-19 Innovative approach to eliminate HIV in host by targeted killing of only HIV infected cells 0 None
2010-08-19 Celera Corporation releases review article on KIF6 gene variant for CHD 0 None
2010-08-19 Research reveals possibility to convert one stem type to another without genetic modification 0 None
2010-08-19 USPTO to issue reexamination certificate for Neuralstem's patent for neural stem cell technology 0 None
2010-08-19 Montana State University offers new biomedical technologies for prevention, treatment of viral infections 0 None
2010-08-19 Scientists discover synergistic effect to delay fat digestion 0 None
2010-08-19 Weight gain risk to develop endothelial cell dysfunction: Research 0 None
2010-08-19 Discovery on stem cell can create new opportunity in organ regeneration field 0 None
2010-08-19 Deficiencies in DNA loop formation can cause multiple diseases: Research 0 None
2010-08-19 EHSI signs option with Regenevita for 'Neo Natal Progenitor Cell Expansion Technology' 1 None
2010-08-19 New clues to molecular action of Alzheimer's drug memantine 0 None
2010-08-19 Maternal stress contribute to an elevated risk for depression in offspring: Research 0 None
2010-08-19 Scientists study yeast to understand human pathologies affecting male fertility 0 None
2010-08-19 Unavoidable breakdowns in brain connections as we age: Study 0 None
2010-08-19 U-M research results show potential for discovering new avenues for anti-aging drugs 0 None
2010-08-19 New study sheds light on recovery from intoxication 0 5
2010-08-19 Cluster-coated implant strengthens attachment of joint-replacement implant with bone 0 None
2010-08-19 Mirus Bio launches new TransIT-PRO transfection kit for biotherapeutic protein production 0 None
2010-08-18 Bolder BioTechnology receives $600,000 NIH SBIR grant to study long-acting IL-11 analog in ARS 0 None
2010-08-18 Gene-regulating molecule plays key role in development of Th9 cells linked to chronic respiratory tract illness 0 None
2010-08-18 Maternal stress associated with increased risk of schizophrenia in male offspring 1 5
2010-08-18 Human muscles waste away on long duration space flights 0 None
2010-08-18 Marriage and social support reduce psychological stress 0 None
2010-08-18 Xcelligence System provides real-time detection of neuronal cell death 0 None
2010-08-18 USPTO grants Neogenix Oncology patent for DNAs encoding novel molecular aspects of NPC-1 antibody 0 None
2010-08-18 Specific brain abnormalities linked to motor neuron disease in athletes with head trauma 1 None
2010-08-18 Midatech Group, MonoSol Rx file patent to enable commercialization of drug delivery technology 0 None
2010-08-18 Scientists develop rapid diagnostic test for detecting meningococcal bacteria 0 3
2010-08-18 Research shows mutation in Prox1 gene may lead to memory, learning problems 0 1
2010-08-18 Genome-wide study identifies key genetic variant associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 0 None
2010-08-18 Advanced Cell Technology to obtain patent for cellular reprogramming, generation of iPS cells 0 None
2010-08-18 Mature stem cell research development hinges on quality of science peer review 0 None
2010-08-18 Researcher unveils unique stem cell partnership that can lead to advances in regenerative medicine 0 None
2010-08-18 UK scientists receive Royal Society awards for cancer research 0 None
2010-08-18 AMT's MAA for LPLD gene therapy product Glybera on schedule 0 None
2010-08-18 Review on energy drinks that claim athletic performance enhancement 0 None
2010-08-18 Researchers develop genetically mutated stem cells for myelin research 0 None
2010-08-18 Study shows increase in IL-6 secretion can reduce Tarceva sensitivity to treat lung tumor cells 0 None
2010-08-18 Long-term entecavir therapy suppresses HBV DNA, normalizes ALT and improves liver histology 0 None
2010-08-18 Tips to maintain and improve brain health 0 None
2010-08-18 Agilent's HPLC-Chip/MS technology helps identify over 200 different human milk oligosaccharides structures 0 None
2010-08-18 Moderate chocolate consumption lowers heart failure risk: Study 0 None
2010-08-18 Researchers discover sugars that fight body's natural defenses, vaccines 0 None
2010-08-18 Holotranscobalamin protein may be key to early detection of cognitive decline 0 None
2010-08-18 Researcher identifies immune system's ability to protect body against lung cancer 0 None
2010-08-18 Breast cancer accomplice discovered 0 None
2010-08-18 Adult stem cells associated with poor prognosis of cancer: Research 0 None
2010-08-18 Scientist suggests emodin can reduce impact of type 2 diabetes 0 5
2010-08-17 Orchid Cellmark awarded two-year extensions to forensic testing contracts 0 None
2010-08-17 New self-help book on law of attraction 0 None
2010-08-17 Gene variations likely to have important effects on gene function: Study 0 None
2010-08-17 Chronix Biomedical expands biomarker development capabilities with installation of DNA mass sequencer 0 None
2010-08-17 Tecan, Miltenyi Biotec partner to develop magnetic bead technology based automated solutions for cell biology 0 1
2010-08-17 Discovery can lead to new class of drugs for chronic pain treatment 0 5
2010-08-17 Rice receives Defense Threat Reduction Agency grant to develop genomic test for cultivated pathogens 0 None
2010-08-17 Study discovers multiple effects of SSRIs on cells 0 None
2010-08-17 Neuroscience scientist unveils leverage mirror neuron theory to promote sales 0 None
2010-08-17 NSF awards Georgia Institute of Technology $3 million for stem cell bio-manufacturing research program 0 None
2010-08-17 Nanoparticle-based gene silencing system inhibits angiogenesis process in tumor growth 0 None
2010-08-17 Jackson Laboratory to implement HighRes automated process for genotyping of laboratory mice 0 None
2010-08-17 Studies provide evidence for new approach to MRSA vaccines 0 None
2010-08-17 Zebrafish-yeast approach for studying copper deficiency, complex multifactorial diseases 0 None
2010-08-17 Ancient discovery holds key to joint tissue regeneration 0 None
2010-08-17 Human induced pluripotent stem cells help to treat Parkinson’s disease: Research 0 5
2010-08-17 Scientists create nanoscale coating to eradicate methicillin resistant bacteria 0 None
2010-08-17 Key scientific work in Cardio3 BioSciences' C-Cure stem cell heart failure treatment published in JACC 0 5
2010-08-17 New DNA sequencing method can lead to effective individualized medicine 0 5
2010-08-17 JDRF announces key step on road to artificial pancreas 0 None
2010-08-17 BAC, Octapharma enter licence agreement for G-CSF CaptureSelect custom affinity ligand 0 None
2010-08-17 Scientists experiment with three proteins that impact preadipocytes contribute to fat cell determination 0 None
2010-08-17 Psychological stress in middle age increases risk of dementia later in life 0 None
2010-08-17 Experimental drug benefits women with advanced ovarian or breast tumours caused by BRCA gene faults 0 None
2010-08-17 Human adult stem cells can regenerate damaged heart tissue: Research 0 5
2010-08-17 Scientists identify possible therapeutic strategy for reducing leukemia risk from chemotherapy 0 None
2010-08-17 Researchers visualize ruptures of atherosclerotic plaques with multi-color CT and gold nanoparticles 0 None
2010-08-17 Study finds abnormal expression of miRNAs can contribute to human diseases 0 None
2010-08-17 Scientists find epigenetic landscape map for tissue differentiation 0 None
2010-08-17 High exposure to estrogens may cause gall bladder cancer: Research 0 None
2010-08-17 Non-viral gene therapy delays onset of eye disease 0 None
2010-08-17 SIK2 impacts cell division cycle, regulates ovarian cancer response to chemotherapy: Research 0 None
2010-08-17 Researchers find link between chronic inflammation and cancer 0 5
2010-08-16 Study reveals how galectin-3 carbohydrate-binding protein promotes angiogenesis 0 4
2010-08-16 World's smallest ultrasonic transducers 0 None
2010-08-16 Arrayit announces addition of 128 new products to life sciences tools portfolio 0 None
2010-08-16 NIDA grants Selecta Biosciences $3M to develop nicotine vaccine for smoking cessation and relapse prevention 0 None
2010-08-16 Scientists use PCT technique to understand physical effects of compression on macromolecules 0 None
2010-08-16 Study finds no effect of siblings on social skills 0 None
2010-08-16 Scientists identify genes associated with aggressive breast cancer 0 None
2010-08-16 Abnormalities in certain genes may cause autism: Research 0 None
2010-08-16 MeCP2 protein regulates properties of psychostimulant drugs: Research 0 None
2010-08-16 Scientists replace human gene to preserve photoreceptor function in retinal degeneration 0 None
2010-08-16 New T cell engineering approach can improve success rate of immune-cell therapies 0 None
2010-08-16 Adverse effects in childhood lead to immune impairment later in life 0 None
2010-08-16 Researchers develop screening tool to observe nanoparticle reaction inside the body 0 None
2010-08-16 Scientists discover new signaling pathway to reduce tumour growth in glioblastoma multiforme 0 None
2010-08-16 Researchers discover genetic alterations responsible for Kabuki syndrome 0 4
2010-08-16 Study shows early diagnosis of atrial fibrillation reduces risk of stroke 0 None
2010-08-16 MeCP2 regulatory protein determines vulnerability to cocaine addiction: Research 0 None
2010-08-16 Common genetic variation in HLA region associated with late-onset sporadic Parkinson's disease: Research 0 None
2010-08-16 CD31 positive cells have potential for treating peripheral artery disease: Research 0 None
2010-08-13 Cox Business light-speed computer connection provides TGen with fastest supercomputer link 0 5
2010-08-13 Legal scholar calls for FDA to regulate all health-related genetic tests 0 None
2010-08-13 Researchers identify second type of complete sporadic disease 0 None
2010-08-13 DNA repair genes in melanoma tumours repair associated with poor response to chemotherapy: Research 0 None
2010-08-13 UMass Memorial selects McKesson's CytoCare robot to automate compounding of hazardous IV drugs 0 None
2010-08-13 Neurologix second-quarter net loss increases to $4.5 million 0 4
2010-08-13 Epitomics spins-out Apexigen to develop and commercialize humanized rabbit monoclonal antibodies 0 None
2010-08-13 A*STAR's Singapore Immunology Network, Institut M-rieux and bioM-rieux partner in TB research 0 None
2010-08-13 CLC bio, PSSC Labs announce new turnkey solution for full-genome assembly and analysis 0 None
2010-08-13 Severe inflammatory response to initial UTI causes bladder damage: Research 0 3
2010-08-13 Novavax announces positive results from pre-clinical toxicology study of RSV vaccine candidate 0 5
2010-08-13 Chronic pain affects higher proportion of women than men: Research 0 None
2010-08-13 RPA70 associated with SUMO-specific protease facilitates DNA repair: Research 0 None
2010-08-13 Problems with analytical study design and data misinterpretation leads to biomarker failure: Report 0 None
2010-08-13 Merlin protein controls adult cell activity to cause liver cancer 0 None
2010-08-13 Research identifies intracellular mechanism for altering blood vessels permeability for tumours treatment 0 None
2010-08-13 Single neurons in brain distinguish different temporal sequences of incoming information 0 None
2010-08-13 American Society of Hematology offers recommendations to propel collaborative research in regenerative medicine 0 None
2010-08-13 OriGene Technologies announces acquisition of Blue Heron Biotechnology 0 None
2010-08-13 FDA grants new 510(k) clearance for Fenwal's Amicus blood cell separator 0 None
2010-08-13 Research finds genetic roots of alcoholism in humans 0 4
2010-08-12 Halozyme Therapeutics granted U.S. patent for recombinant human hyaluronidase enzyme platform 0 None
2010-08-12 Study offers clues to potential treatments for preserving, restoring insulin-producing cells 0 None
2010-08-12 Newly identified gene enabling bacterial resistance to most antibiotics found in South Asia, U.K., study finds 0 None
2010-08-12 Researchers suggest Hsp70 can reverse Diabetic peripheral neuropathy 0 4
2010-08-12 Ultrafine particle exposure may contribute to coronary heart disease risk in firefighters: Research 0 None
2010-08-12 Research reveals link between perception of intentions and evaluation of behavior 0 None
2010-08-12 Numerate collaborates with Intellikine to identify drug-like inhibitors of PI3 kinase alpha 0 None
2010-08-12 Omega-3 fatty acids consumption reduces age-related hearing loss: Research 0 None
2010-08-12 Human Immune Phenotyping Centers to receive NIAID grants for research 0 None
2010-08-12 Increased brain activity predicts anxious temperament in young primates 0 None
2010-08-12 Researchers find transposons determine differences in physical traits, disease risks 0 None
2010-08-12 Alectos Therapeutics collaborates with Merck for Alzheimer’s disease research 0 None
2010-08-12 Secret of building muscle using light weights 0 None
2010-08-12 Research identifies abnormal huntingtin protein critical for mitosis and cell fate determination 0 None
2010-08-12 NeoStem, Schepens Eye Research Institute collaborate to develop therapies for AMD and Glaucoma 0 None
2010-08-12 Scientists find therapeutic potential of stem cells for acute lung injury 0 None
2010-08-12 Venom-based nanoparticles improve gene therapy for fighting glioma 0 None
2010-08-12 Einstein College receives grant to develop stem cell-based therapies 0 None
2010-08-12 Sage Science introduces Pippin Prep DNA size selection system in US markets 0 None
2010-08-12 Chimpanzee adenoviruses can be used as vaccine vectors: Research 0 None
2010-08-12 Needle-free natural vaccine against malaria: Research 0 None
2010-08-11 NMDP applauds introduction of 'Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization Act of 2010' 0 None
2010-08-11 USPTO allows Regulus Therapeutics' claims of key Tuschl III patent covering Mir-155 0 None
2010-08-11 Silence Therapeutics receives patent for RNA silencing method 0 None
2010-08-11 ACR announces revised classification criteria for rheumatoid arthritis 0 1.5
2010-08-11 NKTreg white blood cells migrate into liver, suppress immune responses: Research 0 None
2010-08-11 Tamir Biotechnology's three compounds effective show potential for yellow fever 0 1
2010-08-11 GoTaq 2-Step RT-qPCR System allows researchers to detect target genes 0 None
2010-08-11 Immunomedics receives additional patent for CD74 target 0 None
2010-08-11 First complete sample-to-result, point-of-care DNA testing system for personalized medicine 0 5
2010-08-11 Protagen granted Notice of Allowance in Japan for key method patent for identifying and selecting clones 0 None
2010-08-11 Two NJIT biomedical researchers receive Coulter Foundation Translational Awards for patent application 0 None
2010-08-11 Ancient immunoglobulin study explains evolution of human intestinal immune responses 0 None
2010-08-11 New findings identify mGlu2/3 receptors as a promising treatment target for cocaine addicts 0 None
2010-08-11 Cord Blood America to begin sale of DNA Predisposition testing services 0 5
2010-08-11 Common soluble proteins become insoluble and form aggregates while aging: Study 0 None
2010-08-11 Researchers identify perforant path brain passage associated with Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-08-11 Georgia Institute receives EUREKA grant to design brain tumor treatment 0 None
2010-08-11 Enriched breakfast re-energizes children's morning rituals and boosts learning potential 0 None
2010-08-11 Brain morphological changes associated with cyclic menstrual pain 0 None
2010-08-11 Spinal muscular atrophy may lead to cardiac dysfunction: Study 0 None
2010-08-11 Scientists identify chemical system effective in cocaine-addiction cure 0 None
2010-08-11 Progestins have tumor-stage specific effects that determine promotion, suppression: Study 0 None
2010-08-11 Scientists develop new method to enable drug release inside cancer cells 0 None
2010-08-11 Study suggests zinc supplementation may reduce pneumonia risk 0 None
2010-08-11 ACT signs agreement to select novel clinical candidates for two cancer metabolic programs 0 None
2010-08-10 Study results provide rationale for use of PI3K inhibitors in therapeutic settings 0 None
2010-08-10 Analysis finds no evidence that inclusion of retinyl palmitate in sunscreens can cause cancer 0 None
2010-08-10 Children of incarcerated parent likely to be incarcerated 0 None
2010-08-10 ROCK2 protein may be a good therapeutic target for autoimmune disorders: Research 0 None
2010-08-10 New method for tracing brain circuits 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientists identify compound to inhibit wild-type HIV-1 protease 0 5
2010-08-10 Study finds 'grid cells' that help brain map locations outside hippocampus 0 None
2010-08-10 FDA approves human embryonic stem cells clinical trial for spinal cord injury treatment 0 None
2010-08-10 Epitherix identifies potent and selective multiple chemical scaffolds against colorectal carcinoma 0 None
2010-08-10 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals reports significant progress in discovery of novel technologies for systemic delivery of RNAi therapeutics 0 None
2010-08-10 Cancer Research Technology grants Scancell licence to use 105AD7 human antibody 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientists develop life long hip joint replacement device 0 None
2010-08-10 Loyola University forms new institute for molecular level disease research 0 None
2010-08-10 Ratios between males and females affect human longevity: Study 0 None
2010-08-10 New scaffold supports growth, integration of stem cell-derived cardiac muscle cells 0 None
2010-08-10 New insight into protein transport mechanism can improve chemotherapy treatments 0 None
2010-08-10 Research on role of ADAM12 gene in breast cancer 0 None
2010-08-10 Sound sleepers show distinct pattern of spontaneous brain rhythms: Research 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientist to research on molecular machinery of breast cancer 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientists discover role of Mnk enzyme in prostate cancer development 0 None
2010-08-10 Pluristem's PLacental eXpanded cell therapy effective against neuropathic and inflammatory nerve pain 0 None
2010-08-10 Study suggests reimbursements can address inappropriate antibiotic usage 0 None
2010-08-10 Duke University physicists develop technique to inject material into cells through sharp fluid jets 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientists suggest daily intake of vitamin D helps to reduce disease frequency 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientists work towards creating a vaccine for Parkinson's disease 0 None
2010-08-10 UCLA study identifies neurocognitive pathways involved in inflammatory responses to acute social stress 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientist develops nano-methods to destroy tumors with fewer side effects 0 None
2010-08-10 RNL BIO research identifies adult stem cell's ability to inhibit cancer 0 None
2010-08-10 Healthy eggs require tremendous amount of zinc to reach maturity for fertilization: Research 0 4
2010-08-09 Lentigen receives NIH SBIR grant for program on clinical vector for TCR immunotherapy targeted to melanoma 0 None
2010-08-09 Epitomics launches EP Clone Rabbit Monoclonal Antibodies 0 None
2010-08-09 New familial link in juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia discovered 0 None
2010-08-09 CryoPatch SG pulmonary human cardiac patch receives FDA clearance for 5-year shelf-life extension 0 None
2010-08-09 Magnetic relaxometry with heat treatment improves treatment of tumours by nanoparticles 0 None
2010-08-09 Apte wins Elkeles Prize for outstanding scientist in field of medicine 0 None
2010-08-09 Scientists induce nerve tissue regeneration in patients with spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-08-09 Genetic factors lead to meningitis development: Study 0 None
2010-08-09 GWA Study helps scientists identify genetic variant that increases tuberculosis susceptibility in African populations 0 None
2010-08-08 ASEBIO to host Biospain 2010 0 None
2010-08-08 Dr. Nadeau receives NIH Director's Pioneer Award to investigate transgenerational genetic effects 0 None
2010-08-07 Geneticist receives prestigious 2010 NIH Director's Pioneer Award 0 None
2010-08-07 FDA seeks ban on Regenerative Sciences for violating cGMP 0 None
2010-08-07 Attractiveness detrimental for women applying for masculine sex-typed jobs 0 None
2010-08-07 UCSF researchers discover new technology purifying special types of stem cells 0 None
2010-08-07 Drugs that reduce activity of ABDH6 enzyme can prevent brain damage: Study 0 None
2010-08-07 Scientists identify role of PNPASE in regulating RNA import into mitochondria 0 3
2010-08-06 UC Riverside scientists secure grants for tobacco control research 0 None
2010-08-06 Salamander research findings bring scientists closer to future regenerative therapies 0 None
2010-08-06 Scientists combine basic adipose tissue mass knowledge with clinical experience 0 None
2010-08-06 Researchers reprogram human embryonic stem cells to iPS cells for use in regenerative medicine 0 None
2010-08-06 Survey reveals need for nutrition education among African Americans for disease prevention, management 0 None
2010-08-06 Alnylam publishes research findings of Sort1 gene role in cardiovascular disease development 0 None
2010-08-06 Dermatologist discusses treatment for acne and melasma 0 5
2010-08-06 New research on use of medicine, diet to prevent UV-induced skin cancer 0 None
2010-08-06 Scientists identify genetic variant that increases risk of schizophrenia 0 None
2010-08-06 Vesicular stomatitis virus kills tumour, stimulates immune response against cancer: Research 0 None
2010-08-06 Researchers identify gene associated with susceptibility to chronic pain caused by nerve injury 0 None
2010-08-06 Akonni Biosystems receives patent for TruTip Extraction Kits 0 5
2010-08-06 Scientists find new way to make beating heart cells from body's own cells 0 None
2010-08-06 Scientists find molecular cocktail to transform non-muscle cells into cardiac muscle 0 None
2010-08-06 WaferGen launches SmartChip System for discovery, validation of biomarkers 0 5
2010-08-06 Research on human disease origins to predict, prevent next outbreak 0 4
2010-08-06 New laboratory to speed up research for melanoma treatment set up at University of Bristol 0 None
2010-08-05 German Virtual Liver Network aims to grasp whole organ and functions in computer model 0 None
2010-08-05 Jagged2 gene essential for healthy development of teeth: Study 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists discover gene linked to eight-fold risk of breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2010-08-05 New volume on Growth hormone therapy 0 None
2010-08-05 Gene associated with susceptibility to chronic pain caused by nerve injury identified 0 None
2010-08-05 Genomic sequence of living marine sponge reveals some basic information about cancer: Scientists 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists to develop new antibiotics to tackle infection-causing bacteria 0 None
2010-08-05 New insights into development and applications of pharmacogenomics in psychiatry 0 None
2010-08-05 TCA Cellular Therapy enrolls first patient for adult stem cell clinical trial 0 None
2010-08-05 Posterior parietal cortex brain activity linked with subjects’ performance perceptions 0 None
2010-08-05 Neurobiologists discover potential cure for degenerative vision diseases 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists develop revolutionary approach for reconstructing intricate bone tissue 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists analyze new technique to quickly identify particular asthma subtypes 0 None
2010-08-05 Certain proteins, genes play key role in regenerating lost body parts: Research 0 None
2010-08-05 Injecting PAP may reduce chronic pain: Research 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists identify tiny RNA molecule that increases blood stem cells 0 None
2010-08-05 Life Technologies launches AutoMate Express Forensic DNA Extraction System 0 None
2010-08-05 Foldit players to focus on designing novel proteins 0 5
2010-08-05 Ferroportin levels are strong predictors of propensity for breast cancer recurrence: Study 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists suggest home genetic tests may cause unnecessary stress 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists develop new chip to increase forensic DNA testing speed 0 None
2010-08-05 Long-term exposure to valproate leads to bone loss: Study 0 5
2010-08-05 SORT1 pathway holds promise as new target for therapeutic intervention for LDL cholesterol reduction 0 None
2010-08-05 Certain human leukemias can be treated by targeting stem-cell microRNAs: Research 0 None
2010-08-05 Amplimmune collaborates with GSK to develop PD-1 targeting therapies 0 None
2010-08-05 Thinking of God reduces distress to anxiety-provoking mistakes: Study 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientist invents new approach to boost body's response to vaccinations 0 None
2010-08-05 FDA designates XOMA 052 orphan drug for Behcet's disease 0 None
2010-08-05 Study links sea sponge genome sequence with first animals and cancer 0 None
2010-08-04 Flow-induced polymer translocation through narrow and patterned channels 0 None
2010-08-04 Scientists identify 95 gene loci that influence lipoprotein metabolism in humans 0 None
2010-08-04 Influence of culture on brain structure and function 0 None
2010-08-04 New MIC platform measures cell-signaling pathways in brain tumor samples at single-cell level 0 None
2010-08-04 FSU biologist-mathematician team receives $2.64 million grant to study prolactin secretion 0 None
2010-08-04 Researchers identify TACI; MyD88 activates immune system against infection 0 None
2010-08-04 Study shows link between fructose and pancreatic cancer proliferation 0 None
2010-08-04 Scientists discover single-chain protein to destroy GBM cancer cells 0 None
2010-08-04 Researchers discover first combined device for probing, detecting DNA 0 None
2010-08-04 Research findings show normal rise and fall in triglycerides 0 None
2010-08-04 Arcelis immunotherapy effective in treating autoimmune diseases: Study 0 None
2010-08-04 Cancer cells utilize fructose as an alternative to glucose for fueling growth: Study 0 None
2010-08-04 Premier international conference to discuss latest diagnostic tools, emerging therapies for personalized medicine 0 None
2010-08-04 International conference to discuss research, unresolved issues of sickle cell disease 0 None
2010-08-04 Scientists identify IRP proteins to ensure iron balance for cell survival 0 None
2010-08-04 Study to understand processes that lead to onset of testicular germ cell cancer 0 None
2010-08-04 Bisphenol A may decrease sperm quality, concentration: Research 0 None
2010-08-04 Shared motivation drives gestational surrogacy 0 None
2010-08-04 Long-term dietary consumption of capsaicin can reduce blood pressure: Research 0 None
2010-08-04 Special hearing on potential environmental health factors associated with autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2010-08-04 Scientists study specific cell interactions for reasearch on human developmental disorders 0 None
2010-08-04 Long term decline in hemoglobin may announce onset of colorectal cancer 0 None
2010-08-03 Bode Technology expands international strategic distributor partnerships 0 None
2010-08-03 U.S. clinical trials provide further evidence of importance of storing umbilical cord blood 0 None
2010-08-03 An overview of ESA-s Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-08-03 Toxic protein in bee venom improves liposome encapsulated drug effectiveness 0 None
2010-08-03 Way patients cope with diabetes-related foot ulcers and their levels of depression affect wound healing 0 None
2010-08-03 Particles of iron oxide enhance tumor visibility through MRI 0 None
2010-08-03 PHD1 useful for pharmacologic inhibition in IBD: Research 0 None
2010-08-03 Exercise, restricted-calorie diets help to stave off mental, physical degeneration of aging: Research 0 None
2010-08-03 miRagen Therapeutics develop MicroRNA based therapeutics for cardiovascular and muscle disease 0 None
2010-08-03 People insensitive to quinine's bitter taste may have varied absorption, metabolization capabilities: Study 0 None
2010-08-03 Biomaterials-based bone grafts can manipulate cell behavior to repair injury 0 None
2010-08-03 Healthy heart may slow down aging of brain: Study 0 None
2010-08-03 Researchers discover manipulation of microRNA-29a shows potential of novel IBS treatment 0 5
2010-08-03 GG genotype may increase severity of multiple sclerosis symptoms: Study 0 None
2010-08-03 New fat cell with potentially harmful characteristics: Study 0 None
2010-08-03 Neuroglobin may protect against Alzheimer's disease: Study 0 None
2010-08-03 OECD approves new, non-animal testing guideline for skin irritation 0 None
2010-08-03 Researchers develop techniques to identify evolution of drug resistance strains of malaria 0 None
2010-08-02 Research findings could lead to new drugs that reduce severity of blood infections leading to sepsis 0 None
2010-08-02 Thymosin beta 4 is essential to healthy heart development, embryonic survival: Research 0 None
2010-08-02 Study: hGH linked to PROLOR's CTP technology increases half-life, bioactivity 0 None
2010-08-02 Researchers discover mechanism linking H. pylori infection and stomach cancer 0 4
2010-08-02 Scientists identify genetic basis for prostate cancer susceptibility in non-European population 0 None
2010-08-02 Almac's solutions to support biopharma companies by adopting biomarker strategies 0 None
2010-08-02 Scientists identify way to regulate uncontrolled growth of blood vessels 0 None
2010-08-02 microRNA protects red blood cells from oxidant stress: Study 0 None
2010-08-02 Scientists discover technique for more controlled lab experiments on cellular mechanobiology 0 None
2010-08-02 Adequate recovery sleep duration important for coping with effects of chronic sleep restriction on the brain 0 None
2010-08-02 Researchers create artificial RNA inhibitor to block excess blood cells formation 0 None
2010-08-02 Researchers identify new genetic route to treat epilepsy 0 None
2010-08-01 Australian scientists uncover the secrets behind one of nature’s most extraordinary biological machines 0 None


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