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SANFORD BURNHAM PREBYS: POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE ADAMS LAB

NIH Standard: Sanford Burnham Prebys: A Postdoctoral Associate position is available in the lab of Professor Peter D. Adams investigating...

TRUMP'S BUDGET PLAN PUTS SQUEEZE ON NIH, BOOSTS FDA

President Trump's budget proposals for 2020 are in, seeking a cut for the National Institutes of Health for the third year in a row...

 
 
 

NEW GENE THERAPY SHOWS PROMISE FOR PATIENTS WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE

Posted on: 9 March 2019, An experimental and innovative type of gene therapy is being used to attempt to cure sickle cell anemia....

 
 
 
'This flu season is not mild': 19,000 people have been killed by the virus, health directors say

'THIS FLU SEASON IS NOT MILD': 19,000 PEOPLE HAVE BEEN KILLED BY THE VIRUS, HEALTH DIRECTORS SAY

On Saturday, leaders at the NIH and CDC raised the alarm, saying the flu is ‘much harder to prevent than measles' but insisted that...

UNBIASED DATA MINING IDENTIFIES CELL CYCLE TRANSCRIPTS THAT PREDICT NON-INDOLENT GLEASON SCORE 7 PROSTATE CANCER

Abstract Background Patients with newly diagnosed non-metastatic prostate adenocarcinoma are typically classified as at low, intermediate,...

 
 
 
Interactive Map Displays Strength of Industry's National Footprint

INTERACTIVE MAP DISPLAYS STRENGTH OF INDUSTRY'S NATIONAL FOOTPRINT

BIO's biennial economic development and jobs report focuses on the economic progress and national footprint of the bioscience industry....

Administration stops NIH scientists from obtaining fetal tissue, possibly threatening HIV research

ADMINISTRATION STOPS NIH SCIENTISTS FROM OBTAINING FETAL TISSUE, POSSIBLY THREATENING HIV RESEARCH

Science magazine reported that the move put the brakes on a preclinical HIV study and follows the cancellation of a contract between...

 
 
 
UC Davis BME Lewis Lab Seeks Solution to Shellfish Allergy

UC DAVIS BME LEWIS LAB SEEKS SOLUTION TO SHELLFISH ALLERGY

$150,000 NIH/NIAID Award Strengthens Hypoallergen-Research Efforts November 27, 2018 UC Davis Biomedical Engineering's Dr. Jamal Lewis...

Three US health agencies move to make herbal opioid alternative kratom a schedule 1 drug

THREE US HEALTH AGENCIES MOVE TO MAKE HERBAL OPIOID ALTERNATIVE KRATOM A SCHEDULE 1 DRUG

A letter obtained by Stat News details the findings of FDA and NIH studies finding kratom highly addictive and dangerous. The letter...

 
 
 
Major Study Positive on Chelation Therapy for Heart Disease

MAJOR STUDY POSITIVE ON CHELATION THERAPY FOR HEART DISEASE

Los Angeles, CA: Chelation therapy for heart and vascular disease is an exciting but controversial alternative therapy that has been...

SALK INSTITUTE'S JANELLE AYRES GETS $3.5 MILLION NIH GRANT

Another Ayres award Janelle Ayres, an infectious disease researcher at the Salk Institute, has been granted $3.5 million over five...

 
 
 
Genome Center Faculty Megan Dennis earns NIH Director's New Innovator Award

GENOME CENTER FACULTY MEGAN DENNIS EARNS NIH DIRECTOR'S NEW INNOVATOR AWARD

Megan Dennis Assistant Professor Megan Dennis has been awarded $1.5M as part of the National Institute of Health Director's New Innovator...

WCMC Guest Lecture: Ameer Taha, ‘Omega-6 linoleic acid regulates brain signaling and function through its oxidized metabolites.'

WCMC GUEST LECTURE: AMEER TAHA, ‘OMEGA-6 LINOLEIC ACID REGULATES BRAIN SIGNALING AND FUNCTION THROUGH ITS OXIDIZED METABOLITES.'

When: September 19th, 2018 Where: Genome Center auditorium, GBSF 1005 Who: Professor Ameer Taha, UC Davis Department of Food Science...

 
 
 
NIH names Dr. Helene Langevin director of the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

NIH NAMES DR. HELENE LANGEVIN DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR COMPLEMENTARY AND INTEGRATIVE HEALTH

Helene M. Langevin, M.D., C.M., named director of the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health .

BIOENGINEERS RECEIVE $12M GRANT FROM NIH TO FURTHER RESEARCH ON BUILDING BLOCKS OF HUMAN METABOLISM

 
 
 

HEALTH OFFICIALS REMOVE SPECIAL NIH OVERSITE RULES GOVERNING GENE THERAPY EXPERIMENTS

Posted on: 20 August 2018, As gene therapies have become reality, the U.S. government is removing some special regulations that had...

A Novel Antibacterial Membrane Electrode Based on Bacterial Cellulose/Polaniline/AgNO3 Composite for Bio-Potential Signal Monitoring

A NOVEL ANTIBACTERIAL MEMBRANE ELECTRODE BASED ON BACTERIAL CELLULOSE/POLANILINE/AGNO3 COMPOSITE FOR BIO-POTENTIAL SIGNAL MONITORING

Nannan Zhang , Lina Yue , Yajie Xie , Oluwarotimi William Samuel , Olatunji Mumini Omisore , Weihua Pei , Xiao Xing , Chuang Lin ,...

 
 
 
Diversity of Unexpected CRISPR Edits Revealed by SMRT Sequencing

DIVERSITY OF UNEXPECTED CRISPR EDITS REVEALED BY SMRT SEQUENCING

Image by Ernesto del Aguila III, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH A new Nature Biotechnology publication is sending reverberations...

NIH Outlines $500M Plan to Develop New Pain Drugs and Fight Opioid Crisis

NIH OUTLINES $500M PLAN TO DEVELOP NEW PAIN DRUGS AND FIGHT OPIOID CRISIS

In an article published yesterday, National Institutes of Health leaders detailed how the NIH will spend the $500 million it got from...