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15 For '19: Key Clinical Data to Watch For Next Year

15 FOR '19: KEY CLINICAL DATA TO WATCH FOR NEXT YEAR

On Monday, Xconomy began our annual look ahead at clinical trials that could define biotech and have profound healthcare effects in...

Microneedle Patch Vaccination with RSV Virus Effective against RSV

MICRONEEDLE PATCH VACCINATION WITH RSV VIRUS EFFECTIVE AGAINST RSV

Skin vaccination using a microneedle patch vaccine containing inactivated respiratory syncytial virus proves to be effective in protection...

 
 
 
Study: Physical exercise is a safe, natural, and effective way to remedy IBS symptoms

STUDY: PHYSICAL EXERCISE IS A SAFE, NATURAL, AND EFFECTIVE WAY TO REMEDY IBS SYMPTOMS

Irritable bowel syndrome is a disease that has no known cause, albeit being very common. It causes pain or discomfort in the stomach...

PROCEEDINGS OF THE 3RD BEAT-PCD CONFERENCE AND 4TH PCD TRAINING SCHOOL

Abstract Primary ciliary dyskinesia is a chronic suppurative airways disease that is usually recessively inherited and has marked clinical...

 
 
 

HOW NEURONS FEND OFF ALZHEIMER'S WITH A CELLULAR BROOM THAT CLEARS THE TOXIC TAU PROTEIN

Some neurons never get clogged up with tau, the toxic protein that's been implicated in Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative disorders....

NEW, RAPID AND ROBUST METHOD FOR SINGLE CELL PROFILING

Hope for better understanding of the inner works of cancer and other serious diseases.

 
 
 
Alzheimer's Study Reveals First Somatic Gene Recombination Found in Human Neurons

ALZHEIMER'S STUDY REVEALS FIRST SOMATIC GENE RECOMBINATION FOUND IN HUMAN NEURONS

Scientists in California recently released exciting results that could offer an entirely new approach to treating the most common form...

NOVO BAGS €430M STATEN BUYOUT OPTION TO BOOST CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE PIPELINE

Novo Nordisk has landed an option to buy Staten Biotechnology in a €430 million deal. The agreement gives Novo the chance to add an...

 
 
 
15 For '19: Key Clinical Data To Watch For Next Year

15 FOR '19: KEY CLINICAL DATA TO WATCH FOR NEXT YEAR

It can take decades and billions of dollars to develop a drug, and its fate-and often that of its developer-rests in the outcome of...

 
 
 
New Study Reveals How Body Composition Impacts Your Breast Cancer Risk

NEW STUDY REVEALS HOW BODY COMPOSITION IMPACTS YOUR BREAST CANCER RISK

Are you at high risk of developing breast cancer? Cancer of the breast is a disease that many women fear, but, fortunately, if you...

Drug Improves Survival in Bone Cancer Patients

DRUG IMPROVES SURVIVAL IN BONE CANCER PATIENTS

A therapeutic drug improves remission and reduces progression of disease in bone marrow cancer patients, reveals a research by Newcastle...

 
 
 
ECDC: Average of 100 outbreaks per week in 2017

ECDC: AVERAGE OF 100 OUTBREAKS PER WEEK IN 2017

There were an average of 100 food and waterborne outbreaks per week in Europe, according to the 2017 zoonoses report. The European...

Most Accurate Tool Yet to Predict Asthma in Kids: Study

MOST ACCURATE TOOL YET TO PREDICT ASTHMA IN KIDS: STUDY

Pediatric Asthma Risk Score will become the most common tool used to predict asthma in young children and help prevent the common airway...

 
 
 
All 50 US states to screen newborns for 'bubble boy disease'

ALL 50 US STATES TO SCREEN NEWBORNS FOR 'BUBBLE BOY DISEASE'

Newborns in all 50 states in the US will now be screened for SCID, the devastating immune deficiency that claimed the life of Carol...

U.S. Gun Deaths Reach Record High

U.S. GUN DEATHS REACH RECORD HIGH

The numbers, which were confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, show that 2017 had the highest number of gun deaths...

 
 
 
Optimize your health with these 11 delicious superfoods

OPTIMIZE YOUR HEALTH WITH THESE 11 DELICIOUS SUPERFOODS

Eating the wrong foods can make us sick, but choosing the right ones can heal us and help prevent disease. However, many people struggle...

Bio Roundup: Eli Lilly Tries Tau, Generic Insulin, NASH Cash & More

BIO ROUNDUP: ELI LILLY TRIES TAU, GENERIC INSULIN, NASH CASH & MORE

Pharmaceutical industry critics lament the cost of rare disease drugs, but some of the steepest price hikes have come on widely used...

 
 
 
New Saliva Test Can Help Detect Alzheimer's Disease

NEW SALIVA TEST CAN HELP DETECT ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Newly developed saliva test can now help in detecting Alzheimer's disease, reveals a new study. Scientists have identified biomarkers...

Statistics show mixed results on progress against foodborne illness in EU

STATISTICS SHOW MIXED RESULTS ON PROGRESS AGAINST FOODBORNE ILLNESS IN EU

Salmonella and Campylobacter infections were at a stable level during the past five years, but Listeria cases continue to rise in Europe,...