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Health - Pharmacology - 25.03.2020
MIT-affiliated companies take on Covid-19
MIT-affiliated companies take on Covid-19
A variety of companies with MIT ties are working to address aspects of the Covid-19 pandemic. Several of those initiatives are being led by companies that were founded by MIT alumni, professors, students, and researchers.

Health - Pharmacology - 25.03.2020
Stanford Medicine leadership offers updates, assurances on COVID-19
Leaders of the Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford Health Care and Stanford Children's Health answered questions about COVID-19 and discussed how Stanford Medicine is addressing the outbreak.

Health - Pharmacology - 25.03.2020
New global guidelines launched to reduce surgical site infection and antimicrobial resistance
New international surgical guidelines will help to save thousands of lives in Lowand Middle-income Countries (LMIC) countries by standardising and improving practice in surgery.

Pharmacology - Health - 24.03.2020
Intensive care units in England could run out of beds within two weeks
Intensive care units in England could run out of beds within two weeks
Intensive care unit (ICU) occupancy is likely to increase dramatically over the next few weeks, suggests research published by a team at the University of Cambridge.

Pharmacology - Health - 24.03.2020
Zolgensma data shows rapid, significant, clinically meaningful benefit in SMA including prolonged event-free survival, motor milestone achievement and durability now up to 5 years post-dosing
Patients & Caregivers Healthcare Professionals Society & ESG Interim SPR1NT data showed presymptomatic babies with SMA treated with Zolgensma (onasemnogene abeparvovec-xioi) soon after birth

Health - Pharmacology - 23.03.2020
New funding to help understand how Covid-19 affects people
The MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research (CVR) is to play a key role in new COVID-19 scientific project, announced today (Monday 23 March).

Health - Pharmacology - 23.03.2020
First patients enrolled in new clinical trial of possible COVID-19 treatments | University of Oxford
Researchers from the have launched a new clinical trial to test the effects of potential drug treatments for patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19. The first patients have now been recruited.

Pharmacology - Health - 20.03.2020

Health - Pharmacology - 20.03.2020

Life Sciences - Pharmacology - 19.03.2020
Key to keep working memory working
Working memory, the ability to hold a thought in mind even through distraction, is the foundation of abstract reasoning and a defining characteristic of the human brain.

Health - Pharmacology - 18.03.2020
Difficulty breathing and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease key predictors for severe COVID-19
Shortness of breath (dyspnoea) is the only symptom of COVID-19, which is significantly associated with severe cases of the disease and admission to intensive care units (ICU), according to a new systematic review and meta-analysis led by UCL.

Pharmacology - Health - 18.03.2020
Researchers set to begin clinical trials on potential coronavirus treatment
Australian researchers are set to begin clinical trials of a potential treatment for COVID-19 - using two existing drugs.

Pharmacology - Health - 18.03.2020
Researchers set to begin clinical trials on coronavirus treatment
Australian researchers are set to begin clinical trials of a potential treatment for COVID-19 - using two existing drugs.

Pharmacology - Health - 18.03.2020
Researchers set to begin clinical trials on coronavirus cure
Queensland researchers are set to begin clinical trials of a potential treatment for COVID-19 - using two existing drugs. University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research Director and Consultant Infectious Diseases Physician at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH) Professor David Paterson said the drugs proved highly effective when first used against the virus in test tubes.

Health - Pharmacology - 18.03.2020
Coronavirus claims checked by experts
Trent Yarwood , The University of Queensland ; Ben Harris-Roxas , UNSW ; Daniel Reeders , Australian National University , and Kathryn Snow , University of Melbourne Editor's note: Here are some of t

Health - Pharmacology - 17.03.2020
With testing still limited, coronavirus remains a ’moving target’
A worker from a Servpro disaster recovery team wearing a protective suit and respirator peers out a window as he waits to exit the Life Care Center in Kirkland, Wash.

Health - Pharmacology - 17.03.2020
Stanford’s COVID-19 testing provided to Bay Area hospitals
See us on twitter See us on youtube See us on linkedin See us on instagram Stanford's test for COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus, is rapidly expanding capacity to serve patients in the Bay Area and beyond.

Health - Pharmacology - 16.03.2020
Infectious disease specialist: What we know about novel coronavirus
Assoc. Prof. Emily Landon specializes in infectious disease, and serves as medical director of antimicrobial stewardship and infection control at University of Chicago Medicine.

Health - Pharmacology - 13.03.2020
Research team working towards vaccine against COVID-19
The race is on to find a vaccine against the new COVID-19 coronavirus. Professor Jonathan Heeney explains why a cautious approach is needed and how his team is using new technology developed for influenza and Ebola viruses to target the new infection. A vaccine strategy needs to be laser specific, targeting those domains of the virus's structure that are absolutely critical for docking with a cell, while avoiding the parts that could make things worse Jonathan Heeney It is hard now to conceive that two months ago, few people had heard of the new coronavirus.

Health - Pharmacology - 13.03.2020
Heading home with a rehab robot
Heading home with a rehab robot
Hands are our most important tools. Many stroke survivors struggle with a serious loss of function in their affected hand. ETH researchers are developing innovative solutions to help people in rehabilitation - and in everyday life. Hands are our most important tools. Many stroke survivors struggle with a serious loss of motor function in their affected hand.

Health - Pharmacology - 13.03.2020
"We take rehabilitation to also mean inclusion."
ETH Zurich aims to step up rehabilitation research and education with the Rehab Initiative. But how are the needs of people with disabilities best met' To discuss the issues, we hosted a roundtable with a physician, a person with a disability and a researcher.

Health - Pharmacology - 11.03.2020
COVID-19: IRB receives EU emergency research funding
Following the publication of a ¤10 million call in January, the European Commission has secured an additional ¤37.5 million for urgently needed research on COVID-19 vaccine development, treatment and diagnostics.

Health - Pharmacology - 04.03.2020
Task force makes final recommendation to screen all adults for hepatitis C
A task force of national health experts recommends clinicians screen all adults 18 to 79 for the hepatitis C virus (HCV), noting that the viral infection is now associated with more deaths in the United States than the top 60 reportable infectious diseases combined.

Pharmacology - Health - 04.03.2020
Talking kidney health awareness with U of M
March is National Kidney Month to raise awareness about kidney disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , approximately 37 million adults in the United States are estimated to have chronic kidney disease.

Pharmacology - Economics / Business - 02.03.2020

Health - Pharmacology - 28.02.2020
Cancer drug discovery technologies get a £4.5m boost
Imperial academics will lead a project to improve imaging technologies for cancer drug discovery, funded by CRUK and European partners.

Health - Pharmacology - 28.02.2020
UofG-led NHS research team part of European partnership to accelerate mesothelioma research
Researchers at the University of Glasgow and NHSGGC are set to benefit from a £5million European research award to refocus research efforts on mesothelioma, an asbestos-related, incurable cancer.

Pharmacology - Health - 27.02.2020
Intervention to help GPs identify, assess and treat patients with hepatitis C found to be effective
The first UK clinical trial to increase the identification and treatment of hepatitis C (HCV) patients in primary care has been found to be effective, acceptable to staff and highly cost-effective for the NHS.

Health - Pharmacology - 25.02.2020
Talking colorectal cancer with U of M
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. According to the Minnesota Department of Health , colorectal cancer is the third most diagnosed cancer in the state and the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths.

Pharmacology - 20.02.2020
Active droplets
Active droplets
Long-lasting and precise dosing of medication thanks to an oil-hydrogel mixture Using a mixture of oil droplets and hydrogel, medical active agents can be not only precisely dosed, but also continuously administered over periods of up to several days. The active agents inside the active droplets are released at a constant rate, decreasing the risk of overor underdosage.

Pharmacology - Health - 20.02.2020
WOMEN in STEM: Dr Karen Pinilla
Dr Karen Pinilla is a clinical research fellow at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre. She worked as a clinician in the breast unit at Addenbrooke's Hospital before starting her fellowship in October 2019.

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