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NYSCF scientists one step closer to cell therapy for multiple sclerosis patients

7/24/2014
NEW YORK, NY (July 24, 2014) Scientists at The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute are one step closer to creating a viable cell replacement therapy for multiple sclerosis from a patient's own cells. For the first time, NYSCF scientists generated induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells lines from skin samples of patients with primary progressive multiple sclerosis and f... [Comments]

New study draws links between wildlife loss and social conflicts

7/24/2014
Citing many sobering examples of how wildlife loss leads to conflict among people around the world, a new article co-authored by Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Health & Ecosystems: Analysis of Linkages (HEAL) Program Director Dr. Christopher Golden, calls for an interdisciplinary approach to tackle global biodiversity decline. The harvest of wild animals directly supports about 15% o... [Comments]

Zerenex™ (ferric citrate) long-term Phase 3 study results published in JASN

7/24/2014
New York, NY - July 24, 2014 -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:KERX) (the "Company") announced the publication of results from the long-term, randomized, active control Phase 3 study of Zerenex (ferric citrate), the Company's investigational oral ferric iron-based phosphate binder, for the treatment of hyperphosphatemia in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) on dialysis. The P... [Comments]

UC San Diego Medical Center Cuts Average ER Wait Time by 92 Minutes using the Geneva Healthcare Suite

7/24/2014
SAN DIEGO , July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Geneva Healthcare Suite, an innovative technology platform for managing data from cardiac devices, has cut emergency room wait times by an average of 92 minutes at the UC San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center, according to a recent study published in the Academic Emergency Medicine Journal. The UCSD Emergency Departments are using the suite to ac... [Comments]

Biology Technology

Zerenex (ferric citrate) long-term Phase 3 study results published in JASN

7/24/2014
New York, NY - July 24, 2014 -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:KERX) (the "Company") announced the publication of results from the long-term, randomized, active control Phase 3 study of Zerenex (ferric citrate), the Company's investigational oral ferric iron-based phosphate binder, for the treatment of hyperphosphatemia in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) on dialysis. The P... [Comments]

ORNL study reveals new characteristics of complex oxide surfaces

7/24/2014
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., July 24, 2014 -- A novel combination of microscopy and data processing has given researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory an unprecedented look at the surface of a material known for its unusual physical and electrochemical properties. Th... [Comments]ORNL study reveals new characteristics of complex oxide surfaces

Call for Submission: BSMA’s Supply Chain Management Innovation Awards

7/24/2014
Calabasas, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Gain recognition for leadership and contribution in advancing the Global Supply Chain of the biotech industry. Nominations are now being accepted for the annual SCM Innovation Awards, brought to you by the Bio Supply Management Alliance , a premiere global organization of supply chain management professionals for the past 7 years. Awards will be given... [Comments]

Stem Cells In Sports Injuries, Joints And Muscular Pain

7/24/2014
COSTA MESA, Calif. , July 24, 2014  Now available is a stem cell therapy that is incredibly close to home. Rehealth Regenerative Therapies , located in Guadalajara, Mexico , is offering athletes and other physically active people a new health option: stem cell therapies for sports injuries . Regardless of age, countless patients suffer from joint and muscle injuries... [Comments]

Medicine News

Traffic And Leads Training Academy - Review Examining Jeff Johnson’s New IM Course Released

7/24/2014
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The Traffic and Leads Training Academy – a new online training course designed to help users generate traffic and leads has just been released to the public generating a buzz of excitement throughout the internet marketing community. The excitement surrounding the program’s launch has caught the attention of HonestyFirstReviews.com’s Tiffany Hendricks... [Comments]

BellasDress Helps Brides Get High End Wedding Dresses for Their Romantic Weddings

7/24/2014
(PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Voted one of the most reliable online dress suppliers by thousands of the global clients, BellasDress focuses on providing its new and old customers with the latest designs and useful fashion information. Recently, the company has announced its new collection of high end wedding dresses. Each item in the new range is created according to the latest fashion trends. Addi... [Comments]

Manchester United vs. AS Roma Tickets Denver Sports Authority Field at Mile High: Ticket Down Cuts Ticket Prices for Guinness International Champions Cup Match

7/24/2014
Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for cheap Manchester United vs. AS Roma Tickets in Denver at the Sports Authority Field on July 26th. For the past four years, the International Champions Cup (or World Football Challenge) has brought some of the best club teams from around the world to North America for a mini-tournament. With the World Cup still being r... [Comments]

Report: Vulnerable Populations Disproportionately Affected by Food Security, Despite Public Programs

7/24/2014
Research Triangle Park, NC (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Vulnerable populations such as children, the elderly, ethnic minorities, and low-income households are disproportionately affected by food security, despite the extensive private and public food safety net in the United States, according to a new report by RTI International. Under Section 743 of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (P... [Comments]

Medicine Technology

Parnell Acquires License for Intellectual Property and Rights to Develop Compounds for Bone and Dermal Regeneration

7/24/2014
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. , July 24, 2014  Parnell Pharmaceuticals Holdings Ltd announces the successful licensing of two compounds that will be added to Parnell's already extensive pipeline through a license agreement with Australian-based CIMTECH Pty Ltd, a biotechnology company. The compounds now known as PAR 121 and PAR 122 have shown promise in bone regeneration and dermal... [Comments]

PTC Therapeutics to Host Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

7/24/2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , July 24, 2014  PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT ) today announced that the Company will host a webcast conference call to report its second quarter 2014 financial results and provide an update on the company's business and outlook on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. (ET) before the opening of the market. The call can be accessed by di... [Comments]

Restore Health Launches Pharmacogenetic Testing, Enhancing Its Suite of Personalized Medicine Goods and Services

7/24/2014
MADISON, Wis. , July 24, 2014  Restore Health, a leading personalized medicine company that provides specialty and compounded pharmaceuticals, announced that it is now offering pharmacogenetics testing that provides drug sensitivity information unique to each individual based upon their particular genetic makeup. Comprehensive medication management is now possible by under... [Comments]

QIAGEN erweitert Pipeline für die personalisierte Medizin um vielversprechende genomische Biomarker zur Prognosebestimmung bei Blutkrebsbehandlungen

7/24/2014
HILDEN , Deutschland, und MARSEILLE , Frankreich, July 24, 2014 Weltweite Exklusivlizenz der Universität Tokio ermöglicht QIAGEN die Entwicklung von Tests auf SF3B1-Mutationen, einschließlich von Next-Generation-Sequencing (NGS) Genpanels, für Blutkrebs  Neuer Test weist Mutationen des SF3B1-Gens nach, die bei Patienten mit Knochenmarkse... [Comments]

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