SEngine Precision Medicine to Present at Society of Functional Precision Medicine Virtual …

Dovie Salais

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SEATTLE, Oct. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SEnginePrecision Medicine, a precision oncology company revolutionizing cancer diagnostics and drug discovery by pre-testing drugs on patient-derived tumor organoids, today announced that Chief Medical Officer Astrid L. Margossian, MD, PhD, will present at the Society for Functional Precision Medicine (SFPM) Virtual Monthly

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Kuur Therapeutics Announces Publication of Interim Phase 1 Data for CAR-NKT Cell Therapy KUR-501 in Nature Medicine

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Kuur Therapeutics, a leader in the development of off-the-shelf CAR-NKT cell immunotherapies for the treatment of solid and hematological malignancies, today announced the publication in Nature Medicine of interim findings from its ongoing phase 1 GINAKIT2 clinical trial collaboration with Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital, in high risk relapsed refractory (R/R) patients with neuroblastoma, a form of childhood cancer.

The interim results demonstrated that expressing the CAR

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UNE to move its College of Osteopathic Medicine to Portland

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BIDDEFORD, Maine — Funding from the Harold Alfond Foundation will help the University of New England move the College of Osteopathic Medicine from the main campus in Biddeford to a 100,000-square-foot building in Portland, the university announced Tuesday.

The $30 million grant also will be used to accelerate high-growth undergraduate and graduate programs to meet student demand and workforce needs in areas like aquaculture, entrepreneurship, criminal justice and sports media

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Disc Medicine Expands Scientific Advisory Board with Leading Experts in Hepcidin Biology

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Disc Medicine, a company dedicated to the discovery and development of novel therapeutic candidates for serious and debilitating hematologic diseases, today announced the appointment of Tomas Ganz, MD, PhD and Elizabeta Nemeth, PhD to its scientific advisory board, adding valuable expertise in hepcidin biology.

“We are thrilled to welcome  Dr. Ganz and Dr. Nemeth to our Scientific Advisory Board, particularly

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Living Health Integrative Medicine Celebrates its 19th Anniversary

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Living Health Integrative Medicine, Which Was Founded by Dr. Thomas Chaney and Dr. Stephanie Chaney, Provides a Natural and Effective Integrative Approach to Health

ANNAPOLIS, MD / ACCESSWIRE / October 13, 2020 / Dr. Thomas Chaney and Dr. Stephanie Chaney are pleased to announce that Living Health Integrative Medicine, which they co-founded, is celebrating 19 years in business.

To contact Living Health Integrative Medicine and/or to sign up for their

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China still allowing use of pangolin scales in traditional medicine

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The Chinese government continues to allow the use of pangolin scales for traditional medicine despite promises to crack down on a trade that has made them the most illegally trafficked mammals in the world.



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A report by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) reveals online sales platforms such as eBay and Taobao continue to advertise pangolin products, while major pharmaceutical companies, including

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Summa Equity Acquires Sengenics to Advance Precision Medicine Through Proteomics

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Summa Equity, the purpose-driven private equity firm that invests to solve global challenges, has acquired a majority stake in Sengenics, a functional proteomics company with a proprietary technology called KREX that enables researchers to vastly improve the understanding of the human proteome and immune system. Proteomics, i.e. the large-scale study of proteins, is one of the most important areas for gaining insights into human biology and disease, as protein expressions,

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Nebraska Medicine facing computer issues, patients forced to reschedule appointments

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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Nebraska Medicine is currently addressing a security incident affecting some of its IT systems, and that is affecting patients who had scheduled appointments for care.

On Monday, there was not as much activity as usual at Nebraska Medicine. Officials said they will reschedule appointments as soon as possible.

“So now, we have to reschedule all of those. I don’t know. I don’t want an ambulance to

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The co-occurrence of cancer driver genes, key to precision medicine

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Cancer driver genes are those with mutations that are essential for tumour development and spread. Led by ICREA researcher Patrick Aloy, scientists from the Structural Bioinformatics and Network Biology (SBNB) Laboratory at IRB Barcelona have developed a computational pipeline that predicts tumour response to different cancer treatments. This system is based on

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Sidra Medicine saves life of teen with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

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Sidra Medicine saves life of teen with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome


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Sidra Medicine saves life of teen with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

Dr Volkan Tuzcu with an international patient

Doha: An expert team from Sidra Medicine’s Heart Center have saved the life of a boy born with Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome. WPW is a condition that causes the heart to beat abnormally fast for periods of time due to an extra electrical connection in the heart.

Abdulla, who is

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Clinical trial of ‘effective’ Chinese herbal medicine to treat Covid-19 under way – Pakistan

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KARACHI: A research facility at Karachi University (KU) in collaboration with the Indus Hospital (IH) has recently begun clinical trial of a traditional Chinese medicine to treat mild cases of Covid-19, sources told Dawn on Monday.

According to researchers at Dr Panjwani Centre for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research at KU, the trial will test the efficacy and safe use of Jinhua Qinggan Granule – a combination of natural herbs

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Regenerative Medicine Market Remarkable Impact on Advancement, Size, Type and Share|Organogenesis Inc, Osiris Therapeutics Inc, Pfizer Inc

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Pune, Maharashtra, India, September 28 2020 (Wiredrelease) MarketResearch.Biz –:The recent report posted via MarketResearch.Biz on Regenerative Medicine market offers critical market insights in conjunction with targeted segmentation evaluation. The report examines key using elements which might be anticipated to drive the increase of the market.

Global Regenerative Medicine Market Research Report offers crucial data on numerous market situations, for example, ability improvement elements, elements controlling the advancement, market possibilities, and

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Sidra Medicine saves life of teen with rare syndrome

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An expert team from Sidra Medicine’s Heart Center have saved the life of a boy born with Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, that causes the heart to beat abnormally fast for periods of time due to an extra electrical connection in the heart.
Abdulla, 16, was brought to Sidra Medicine after experiencing a rapid heart rate and shortness of breath. His father recalled that Abdulla had been through a few episodes a
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Lantheus Holdings Announces Presentations at the 33rd Annual European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) Virtual Congress

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NORTH BILLERICA, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 8, 2020–

Lantheus Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ: LNTH), the parent company of Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc., Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and EXINI Diagnostics AB, and a global leader in the development, manufacture and commercialization of innovative diagnostic and therapeutic agents and products, today announced that two abstracts featuring data from the Company’s prostate specific membrane antigen artificial intelligence (PSMA AI) tool will be presented at the

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Shenzhen-listed traditional medicine makers ride high on endorsement by public face of China’s fight against coronavirus

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a man cutting a cake: A traditional Chinese medicine pharmacy in Weinan City, in China’s northwest Shaanxi Province. The overall industry has stalled, with only 17 out of 68 TCM makers recording year-on-year growth in revenue in the first half of 2020. Photo: Xinhua


A traditional Chinese medicine pharmacy in Weinan City, in China’s northwest Shaanxi Province. The overall industry has stalled, with only 17 out of 68 TCM makers recording year-on-year growth in revenue in the first half of 2020. Photo: Xinhua

Two Shenzhen-listed makers of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), Shijiazhuang Yiling Pharmaceutical and Tianjin Chase Sun Pharmaceutical, have reaped stunning gains this year, riding on endorsements by the public face of China’s

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HPC/Exascale Centre of Excellence will Support European Personalised Medicine

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Oct. 8, 2020 — Coordinated by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) and funded by the European Commission, this recently launched HPC centre of excellence will optimise codes for cell-level simulations in HPC/Exascale and bridge the gap between organ and molecular simulations, thus contributing to the European Personalised Medicine Roadmap.

The next generation of Exascale supercomputers will become a necessary tool to treat diseases on an individual level and make one

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Virginia Center for Addiction Medicine Rebrands to Master Center – Press Release

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Honoring a Legacy of Helping Individuals and Families Find the Joy and Freedom of Recovery

RICHMOND, Va. – October 12, 2020 – The Virginia Center for Addiction Medicine, Virginia’s premier outpatient addiction treatment center, announced today that it is changing its name to Master Center for Addiction Medicine marking a new era in addiction medicine. In addition, the physician-led addiction treatment program is adding new providers for greater appointment availability

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Halfway house residents struggle to buy food, medicine after facility issues run of bad checks | Premium

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Residents of a private halfway house in Colorado Springs say they struggled for weeks to access personal funds for food, medication and other necessities while their halfway house-issued checks were rejected by banks and check-cashing services.

The snag at Community Alternatives of El Paso persisted despite administrators’ promises to fix the problem and held up money that belongs to residents, who are required to hand over their paychecks and other

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Jen Johns named executive director of The Academy of Medicine of Cleveland & Northern Ohio

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Jen Johns has been named the new executive director of the Academy of Medicine of Cleveland & Northern Ohio (AMCNO), the local physician advocacy group.

Johns will begin on Monday, Oct. 19, replacing Elayne R. Biddlestone, who plans to retire at the end of this year after serving as a staff member and executive vice president/CEO of the AMCNO for a total of more than 40 years, according to a

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New Game Changers in Medicine Episode About the Discovery of the X-Ray Premieres October 14

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NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Game Changers in Medicine, the new monthly podcast from Dramatic Health, premieres its fourth episodeX-Rays: This invisible diagnostic light was born in the dark 125 years ago” on October 14, 2020. The use of radiation in medicine and dentistry revolutionized diagnostic techniques, and its applications went beyond the healthcare field to areas like airport security.  Produced by Dramatic

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