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Michigan State University's Dr. Norbert Kaminski Begins Pre-Clinical Study of GB Sciences' Neuroprotective Cannabis Compounds For Parkinson's Disease

This pre-clinical study examines the Immunotoxicology and anti ... has signed an agreement to initiate research collaborations with Dr. Norbert Kaminski, Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology at Michigan State University. Dr. Kaminski will study the ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 06 Aug 2018

Large Scale Generation of Light-Responsive Human Retinal Organoids

To date, however, these organoids have not been used extensively in toxicology or pharmacology screening due largely to ... and translational and clinical research. STEM CELLS is co-published by AlphaMed Press and Wiley. About Wiley: Wiley, a global ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 06 Aug 2018

What is Novichok? A neurotoxicologist explains

John Thor Dahlburg/ AP Photo William Atchison, Michigan State University MSU's William Atchison, professor of pharmacology and toxicology, wrote this piece ... It is his delayed clinical symptoms which have been the basis for understanding about what ...

Source: MSU Today
Published: 03 Aug 2018

Study: THC May Treat Agitation In Alzheimer’s Patients

“Results of a randomized, double-blind clinical trial suggest that nabilone — a synthetic ... Senior Scientist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology/Toxicology at the University of Toronto.

Source: TheJointBlog
Published: 02 Aug 2018

The Record’s view: Don’t shutter Ontario’s safe injection sites

David Juurlink, the head of clinical pharmacology and toxicology at the University of Toronto, argues that overdose prevention sites should be a part of any government strategy for addressing opioid abuse. "It's crazy to halt new overdose prevention sites ...

Source: Waterloo Region Record
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Rankings put UW at No. 4 among US universities

The UW is No. 4 in the United States, No. 6 in the world and in the top 10 in the following subjects and fields: 4 — Subject: Pharmacology & Toxicology 5 — Subject: Geoscience 7 — Field: Clinical Medicine 8 — Field: Social Sciences The NTU Ranking ...

Source: University of Washington
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Inside Marijuana Anonymous, the group for people addicted to weed

For David Juurlink, an addictions expert and head of clinical pharmacology and toxicology at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, there is no question as to whether cannabis addiction exists. But because of its far more subtle withdrawal symptoms ...

Source: Vice News
Published: 02 Aug 2018

State agencies name new health directors

Rusyniak began work Monday and will continue as a professor of emergency medicine and an adjunct professor of pharmacology, toxicology and neurology at ... In addition to her clinical and public health experience, Collier has made contributions to the ...

Source: heraldtimesonline
Published: 07 Aug 2018

Synthetic marijuana, bright lights could help dementia patients

professor of psychiatry and pharmacology-toxicology at the University of Toronto. The capsules are approved to treat the nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy; this is the first clinical trial in which it is being given to Alzheimer’s patients ...

Source: The Mercury News
Published: 24 Jul 2018

Editas Medicine (EDIT) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Our first anticipated clinical trial site is Massachusetts Eye and Ear ... promoters for Cas9 and gRNA expression, route of delivery, pharmacology models, and toxicology programs that we developed for EDIT-101. The USH2A program is currently in lead ...

Source: The Motley Fool
Published: 08 Aug 2018

Ontario’s decision to halt new overdose-prevention sites could ‘lead to more death’: experts

“Halting the construction of new sites will unquestionably lead to more deaths,” said Dr. David Juurlink, the head of clinical pharmacology and toxicology at the University of Toronto. “The crisis that we are now in requires multiple different ...

Source: Global News
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Bias against the null hypothesis in maternal-fetal pharmacology and toxicology *

1 Division of Clinical Pharmacology/Toxicology, Department of Pediatrics and Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Pharmacology ...

Source: Nature
Published: 23 Dec 2014

Editas Medicine's (EDIT) CEO Katrine Bosley on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Our first anticipated clinical trial site is Massachusetts design here ... AV stereo type promoters for Cas9 and gRNA expression route of delivery, pharmacology models and toxicology programs that we developed for EDIT-101. The USH2A program is currently ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 07 Aug 2018

14 Things You Should Know Before Using the Vaginal Ring

“People have mysterious thoughts about it, but it really is like taking a combined hormonal birth control pill in another form,” Mary Jane Minkin, M.D., a clinical professor ... an assistant professor of pharmacology and toxicology at Michigan State ...

Source: Self
Published: 02 Aug 2018

New xCELLigence RTCA S16 Instrument Uses Noninvasive Biosensor Technology

ACEA’s xCELLigence® Real-Time Cell Analysis instruments and NovoCyte® flow cytometer are used in pre-clinical drug discovery and development, toxicology, safety pharmacology, and basic academic research. More than 2,500 instruments have been placed ...

Source: Thomasnet News
Published: 02 Aug 2018

Treating non-cognitive symptoms of people with dementia

Lanctôt, PhD, Senior Scientist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology/Toxicology at the University ... of sedation must be carefully monitored. A larger clinical trial would allow us to confirm our findings ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 24 Jul 2018

Absorption Systems Hires Vice President of Pharmacology and Toxicology

as Vice President of Pharmacology and Toxicology. Dr. Kanekal joins Absorption Systems with more than sixteen years of pharma industry experience in the pre-clinical area. Dr. Kanekal will be overseeing all technical staff at Perry Scientific, the company ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 12 Aug 2009

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration and Indiana State Department of Health Name New Chief Medical Officers

Dr. Rusyniak begins today and will continue his work as a professor of emergency medicine and an adjunct professor of pharmacology, toxicology and neurology ... In addition to her clinical and public health experience, Dr. Collier has made contributions ...

Source: WBIW
Published: 06 Aug 2018

Fibrocell Science, Inc. (FCSC) CEO John Maslowski on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Following the completion of the toxicology by distribution ... wound healing and pharmacology. Based on this data we have incorporated learnings on dose administration in our clinical trial protocol including the increase in the overall cells [ph ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 09 Aug 2018

Limitations of Point-of-Care Testing in the ED or ICU: A Role for Regional Centralized Toxicology Laboratories

Samples are sent to a regional toxicology laboratory for analysis by liquid chromotography–mass spectrometry (LC-MS), with an 8- to 16-hour turnaround time. Clinical information from the poison center after consultation with the primary medical team can ...

Source: Nature
Published: 28 Aug 2014