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UMass Medical School research: Chemical from pot may help treat bowel disease

WORCESTER - Marijuana has been touted as therapeutic for a number of physical ailments, but there hasn’t been much scientific evidence explaining how it works. Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the University of Bath in ...

Source: Telegram
Published: 15 Aug 2018

UMN Medical School research shows it's possible to reverse damage caused by aging cells

MINNEAPOLIS, MN- August 15, 2018 - What's the secret to aging well? University of Minnesota Medical School researchers have answered it- on a cellular level. Aging starts in our cells, and those aging cells can hasten cellular senescence, leading to tissue ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Chief Clinical Standards and Research Officer at Trumpet Behavioral…

It is an honor to serve as an associate editor for Behavior Analysis in Practice. I am a long time consumer of the journal and an active contributor. We rely on the journal to guide our clinical standards and regularly look to it as an outlet to share the ...

Source: Virtual-Strategy
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Nemours finishes historic children's diabetes research

But for Keisha Bird, a coordinator for clinical research trials at Nemours, and Kim Englert, a research program manager who also has type 1 diabetes, the research was fulfilling. "It puts into perspective that this is what families deal with all the time ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 15 Aug 2018

New research suggests it's all about the bass

While this research is an important step in answering the mystery of why we "dance to the beat of the drum," according to co-author Dr. Peter Keller from the MARCS Institute, these findings could also prove important in clinical rehabilitation.

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Chief Clinical Standards and Research Officer at Trumpet Behavio - KXXV Central Texas News Now

Amber Valentino, Psy.D., BCBA-D™, has been appointed as an associate editor of Behavior Analysis in Practice, one of the leading journals in the field of applied behavior analysis (ABA). She currently serves as the chief clinical standards and research ...

Source: KXXV News Channel 25
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Global Medical Device Packaging Market Will Cross USD 57.60 Billion By 2024: Zion Market Research

New York, NY, Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zion Market Research has published a new report titled “Medical Device Packaging Market by Packaging Type (Bags & Pouches, Trays, and Boxes), by Material (Polymer, Non-woven Fabric, and Paper & Paperboard ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Novocure and US Oncology Research Announce Collaboration on PANOVA-3 Trial for Patients with Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

US Oncology Research, supported by The US Oncology Network – one of the largest networks of integrated, community-based oncology practices – will open 10 clinical trial sites enrolling patients in Novocure’s PANOVA-3 trial. “Pancreatic cancer is ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Sen. Markey, in Worcester, boosts medical research, WooSox

WORCESTER - U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey, D-Mass., on a visit to the University of Massachusetts Medical School here Tuesday, made a pitch for continued research funding - and the Pawtucket Red Sox - to come to Worcester. "The medical school and the hospital ...

Source: Telegram
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Scripps Research scientists uncover new approach for treating thrombocytopenia

Previous research had shown that while the enzyme YRSACT has a crucial ... However, TPO has limitations, making it unsuitable and hazardous in some clinical settings. Showing that YRSACT could be useful in human patients posed its own challenges.

Source: News Medical
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Contract Research Organization Stored Specimens in Supply Closet, FDA Warns

The FDA’s inspection of North American Science Associates (NAMSA), which provides regulatory consulting, laboratory testing and clinical research services to the medical device industry, was conducted in November 2017 to inspect compliance to GLP for ...

Source: RAPS
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Scientists propose a new lead for Alzheimer's research

A chance conversation between Associate Professor Lardelli, Dr Amanda Lumsden (South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) and Flinders University) and Dr Morgan Newman (the University of Adelaide) was the inspiration for the new theory ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Physicians Research Group Announces Strategic Alliance with P3…

Physicians Research Group (PRG) announced, today, that it will partner with P3 Research Ltd of New Zealand to expand PRG’s Global Network of clinical research sites. As a result, PRG will be able to provide the biomedical, device and diagnostic ...

Source: Virtual-Strategy
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Research on cavefish could lead to new diabetes medications

Many of the fish have been in the lab for up to 15 years. MEDICAL BREAKTHROUGHS RESEARCH SUMMARY TOPIC: A BLIND, FAT FISH YIELDS DIABETES CLUES: MEDICINE’S NEXT BIG THING? REPORT: MB #4453 BACKGROUND: Diabetes mellitus refers to a group of diseases that ...

Source: WNDU
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Harvard Data Science Initiative rolls out new research areas

Come fall, research activity for the initiative will coalesce around ... biomedical informatics at Harvard Medical School (which also offers a Ph.D. program), health data science at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and data science through ...

Source: news.harvard.edu
Published: 14 Aug 2018

New research showing genetic link to breast cancer beneficial for patients, experts say

Local cancer specialists say new research identifying more genes linked to a higher ... they might be more likely to undergo regular medical screening. “When you have triple negative you cannot use any targeted treatment, which means your choices of ...

Source: The Blade
Published: 14 Aug 2018

University of Miami Researchers Present Most Innovative and Cutting Edge Research at the American Association of Stem Cell Physicians

The American Association of Stem Cell Physicians (AAOSCP) is an organization solely committed to creating an educational platform based on solid research. Our goal is to enhance the quality of medical practice and the continued education of Physicians.

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Health Notes: Nemours Children's Speciality Care performing cutting-edge research in diabetes

Nemours Children's Specialty Care in Jacksonville is performing cutting-edge research in diabetes and is one of four ... Researchers leading this clinical pilot study have been studying the use of the device in children with Type 1 Diabetes to determine ...

Source: The Florida Times-Union
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Research Grant Focused on Identifying T3-Forming Sites in Thyroglobulin Is Awarded to Cintia Eliana Citterio, PhD, by the American Thyroid Association

“The ATA research grant program represents a unique and invaluable mechanism to foster the development of a new generation of basic, translational, and clinical researchers. Through this program, we allow these outstanding young scientists to test ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Research identifies potential guidance for gastric cancer treatment

There, they collected and stored cancer tissues with annotated clinical information, as well as conducted research on gastric cancer, currently the world's fifth most common cancer and its third leading cause of cancer death. A 2015 gastric cancer study ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Analytics initiative to use radiology claims for research

"The HEAL will provide needed research to inform the national medical imaging policy debate and develop new approaches for improving population health," says Danny Hughes, executive director of the Neiman Institute and Georgia Tech professor of economics ...

Source: Health Data Management
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Medical Device Outsourcing Market Estimates & Forecasts 2016-2024 - Global Strategic Business Report 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Medical Device Outsourcing - Global Strategic Business ... Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. This

Source: NewsOK
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Research: Artificial intelligence quickly, accurately detects eye diseases

With further research it could lead to greater consistency and quality of care for patients with eye problems in the future." Medical providers are having a hard time keeping up with the number of eye scans needed to be performed as people live longer.

Source: Upi.com
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation summer program brings midshipman home to Oklahoma City

After graduating from Heritage Hall in 2016, Paige Miles left Oklahoma City for the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. The Navy recruited a volleyball player who wants to be a medical doctor. As a midshipmen in the pre-med track, Miles applied for ...

Source: NewsOK
Published: 06 Aug 2018

Rolling up the miles for cancer research

Sabin Russell is a staff writer at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. For two decades he covered medical science, global health and health care economics for the San Francisco Chronicle, and wrote extensively about infectious diseases, including HIV/AIDS.

Source: Fred Hutch
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Medical Supplies Market to Build Excessive Revenue by Crossing $132 Billion up to 2022 – Market Research Future

"Market Research Future Published a Report named as Global Medical Supplies Market Research Report – Forecast Up To 2022. Report provide overview of key players and their strategic profiling in the market, comprehensively analyzing their core ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Research examines bone mineral density losses in diabetes patients

A study in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism showed that men with type 1 diabetes experienced reduced bone mineral density over 10 years, which stabilizes over time, compared with women whose BMD remained normal over 10 years. Researchers ...

Source: SmartBrief
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Research shows regular marijuana use could hinder lung functions

One of these studies was led by Dr. Mehrnaz Ghasemiesfe from the University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center ... so further research is warranted, especially given that cannabis use, particularly when inhaled ...

Source: MultiBriefs Exclusive
Published: 14 Aug 2018