News Articles on 'Medical Research'

Back to All Specialties


As U.K. politicians fret Brexit will ‘decimate medical research,’ AstraZeneca sticks to R&D plan

AstraZeneca’s reiteration of its previously announced freeze on investments in U.K. manufacturing has caused alarm among politicians. In the fevered pre-Brexit environment, pro-Remain politicians saw the reiteration of an old position as evidence the ...

Source: FierceBiotech
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Marijuana Research Could Get A Boost With New Bill

Cannabis business owners have long complained about the lack of scientific research in the industry to back their claims of the medicinal properties of the plant. Now a bill that would allow an expansion of medical marijuana research in the United States ...

Source: The Advocate
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Cytokinetics Unveils Expanded Development Pipeline and Provides Key Updates on Late-Stage Clinical Research Programs at R&D Day

Cytokinetics Unveils Expanded Development Pipeline and Provides Key Updates on Late-Stage Clinical Research Programs at R&D Day Investigational New Drug Applications Recently Filed for Two New Cardiac Programs: Cardiac Troponin Activator and Cardiac Myosin ...

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Harvard Medical School Requests Retractions for Former Professor’s Research

After years of lawsuits, investigations, and controversy surrounding research malpractice, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital requested retractions Sunday for 31 papers written by a former faculty member. The professor, Dr. Pierro ...

Source: The Harvard Crimson
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Artificial intelligence used in clinical practice to measure breast density

medical physicists and related scientists promoting excellence in patient care and health care delivery through education, research and technologic innovation. The Society is based in Oak Brook, Ill. (RSNA.org)

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment Solutions market to grow at a CAGR of +11% through 2023

The Electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment Solutions market is also explained ... leading industry players are also analyzed in detail by the report. Category: Market Research Publishers and RetailersCompany about: QYReports , a leading market research ...

Source: WhaTech
Published: 16 Oct 2018

UA professor receives NSF grant to develop antifouling materials for medical implants

for research that will focus on the development of functional biomaterials involved in medical implants. A grant for $340,866 is helping Zheng's lab to develop a better data-mining method for testing and designing antifouling materials for medical implants.

Source: News Medical
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Global Medical Fluid Bags Market Will Reach USD 3.71 Billion By 2024: Zion Market Research

New York, NY, Oct. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zion Market Research has published a new report titled “Medical Fluid Bags Market by Product (Blood Bags, Intravenous Bags, Drain Bags, Enema Bags ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Cronos Group Inc. Partners with Technion Research & Development Foundation for Cannabinoid-Based Skin Care Treatments

In addition to the cannabis research performed on-site at his laboratory, Dr. Meiri collaborates with cannabis growers, clinicians, major manufacturers and distributors of medical cannabis for the ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Telemedicine System market trends detailed in new research report

AMD Global Telemedicine, Medtronic, Philips, Aerotel Medical Systems, Biotelemetry Inc ... guide for the new as well as existing players in the market. Category: Market Research Publishers and RetailersCompany about: QYReports , a leading market research ...

Source: WhaTech
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Simple stickers may save lives of patients, athletes and lower medical costs

The research was recently published in ACS Advanced Materials ... Simple stickers may save lives of patients, athletes and lower medical costs. ScienceDaily. Retrieved October 16, 2018 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181016132009.htm Purdue ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 16 Oct 2018

New scholars named by program to promote research into the influence of gender on health

Prior to joining Penn's faculty, Kornides completed her postdoctoral research fellowship in the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. Kornides received an Sc.D. from Harvard and a master ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 16 Oct 2018

ACRES begins testing quality standard for clinical research sites

Teams have initiated validation of the global quality standard and procedure testing for the voluntary accreditation of clinical research sites. The Alliance for Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (ACRES) released a global quality standard for ...

Source: Outsourcing-pharma
Published: 16 Oct 2018

MITA Commends New Research Paper Demonstrating the Many Flaws of the Medical Device Tax

Washington, DC, October 16, 2018 --(PR.com)-- The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance – the leading organization and collective voice of medical imaging equipment manufacturers, innovators and developers – today applauded a new research study by the ...

Source: Pr
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Research Shows Obesity Surgery Could Dramatically Lower Heart Attack Danger in Diabetics

Other research has shown obesity surgery can reverse ... Results were published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The study can’t prove cause and effect because ...

Source: KTLA
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Aging Mind Foundation writes a bigger check to fund Alzheimer's research thanks to success of its gala

Organized by the Cary Council of young supporters, An Evening with DocStars benefits early-stage research. Guests at the event will mingle with investigators, experience medical simulations and talk to faculty members. "Support for research at its earliest ...

Source: Dallas Morning News
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Research points to potential new treatment for hearing loss

White is a research associate professor in the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience and lead author of the current study. "In mice, the cochlea expresses EGF receptors throughout the animal's life, but they ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Hypothesis underpinning dementia research 'flawed'

"Most research has been at the top of the cascade. But we need to consider other drug targets too." According to the cascade, enzymes cut the amyloid into fragments which form plaques that damage ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 16 Oct 2018

BC Platforms Delivers Clinical Genomics Data...

Advances in technology and the decreasing costs of NGS has facilitated the rapid implementation of genomic sequencing in diagnostics, clinical research and development. The rapid pace of adoption has also created challenges for all stakeholders in clinical ...

Source: benzinga.com
Published: 16 Oct 2018

The ASN Foundation for Kidney Research Endows Five Career Development Grants

Lipps Research Fellowship Program, the Career Development Grants Program, the William and Sandra Bennett Clinical Scholars Program, the American Society of Nephrology-Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program, and the ASN Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Award.

Source: Newswise
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Ground-breaking research could change the way lung disease is treated

Professor Richard Beasley of the Medical Research and the main author of the study says it found that type of treatment could be risky. "It can lead to a potentially dangerous build-up of carbon dioxide in the blood and that is harmful, and if it occurs to ...

Source: Newshub
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Modification of amino acids provides new starting point for development of medical treatments

and modifying amino acids chemically allows scientists to develop new molecules that can provide the starting point for developing new medical treatments such as antibiotics. Scientists in the ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Syneos Health Wins Society for Clinical Research Sites Eagle Award for Second Consecutive Year

Investigative Sites Recognize Company’s Leadership in Advancing Clinical Research Through Collaborative Site Relationships RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syneos HealthTM (Nasdaq:SYNH), the only fully integrated biopharmaceutical ...

Source: The Bakersfield Californian
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Overwatch & the Breast Cancer Research Foundation Share Insights on How Funds are Used

This initiative will kick off later this month. Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium Award - funded by the Pink Mercy donations will launch five new clinical trials this year alone 25 Annual BCRF Research Grants - global awards to scientists ...

Source: MMORPG
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Andrew M. Bernstein, D.O. Named Medical Director, Oncology at Chilton Medical Center

Among his many responsibilities, he will be leading Chilton Medical Center’s clinical research programs. “It has been my privilege to serve the Chilton community for the past 12 years. During that time, my practice has delivered state-of-the-art ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Why there's more to dying than just drinking - International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research Critique 220

For reasons unclear, the authors of a recent study into alcohol consumption and mortality combined results from two, very different studies; one from the Veterans' Health Administration, based on outpatient clinical medical records, and the other from a ...

Source: Drinks
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Research Now Highlights How Diet Affects Mental Health

Recent research, on the other hand ... Scientists wrote a review, which was published in the Lancet medical journal. It has been found that one’s diet is essential to psychiatry as it is ...

Source: Newswire
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Breast cancer research continuing to find new advancements in treatment

Burgoyne herself benefited from research on HER2-positive cancers ... but she was happy with the results she saw. If it makes it to clinical trials, McDaid said it could help patients who have more advanced triple negative cancers. Right now, the treatment ...

Source: Frederick News-Post
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Harvard, Brigham and Women’s press for 31 retractions of cardiac stem cell research

Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital are recommending ... fabricated. “Following a review of research conducted in the former lab of Piero Anversa, we determined that 31 publications included falsified and/or fabricated data ...

Source: cardiovascularbusiness.com
Published: 15 Oct 2018

HealthMetrix Research Selects 2019 Medicare Advantage Plans for Exceptional Benefit Value & Overall Performance

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Medicare Advantage plans in 86 cities will be recognized for exceptional value in the design of their medical and Part D prescription ... conducted by HealthMetrix Research Inc. and MedicareNewsWatch.com.

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 15 Oct 2018