Search

Hundreds of cancer patients given fresh hope as NHS signs deal for pioneering therapy 

HUNDREDS OF CANCER PATIENTS GIVEN FRESH HOPE AS NHS SIGNS DEAL FOR PIONEERING THERAPY 

A deal between NHS England and manufacturer Gilead Sciences offers new hope for patients who have been given just months to live thanks...

New Tool to Predict Myocarditis-Related Heart Failure in Men

NEW TOOL TO PREDICT MYOCARDITIS-RELATED HEART FAILURE IN MEN

The heart inflammation known as myocarditis can have unpredictable outcomes. Typically occurring in young adults after a viral illness,...

 
 
 
Cancer therapy rays that blast away heel pain which affects an estimated SIX MILLION Britons 

CANCER THERAPY RAYS THAT BLAST AWAY HEEL PAIN WHICH AFFECTS AN ESTIMATED SIX MILLION BRITONS 

Research suggests the ten-minute targeted treatment soothes discomfort in 80 per cent of patients with plantar fasciitis, which is...

Elderly fobbed off with mental health pills instead of receiving therapy, researchers find 

ELDERLY FOBBED OFF WITH MENTAL HEALTH PILLS INSTEAD OF RECEIVING THERAPY, RESEARCHERS FIND 

Over-85s are five times less likely to be referred for psychological therapy than those in their 50s, research from UCL and the University...

 
 
 

AVEXIS INC.: SCIENTIST II, ANALYTICAL DEVELOPMENT

AveXis Inc.: OverviewReady to join a team committed to moving gene therapies into the clinical and commercial settings for patients...

AVEXIS INC.: SENIOR SCIENTIST, ANALYTICAL DEVELOPMENT

AveXis Inc.: OverviewReady to join a team committed to moving gene therapies into the clinical and commercial settings for patients...

 
 
 
Here's one Chinese company's crazy answer to the ugly iPhone notch

HERE'S ONE CHINESE COMPANY'S CRAZY ANSWER TO THE UGLY IPHONE NOTCH

YouTube/Unbox Therapy Chinese phone maker Oppo has got a unique answer to the ugly front camera notch. Its new Find X phone features...

This fashionable little pony just made runway history

THIS FASHIONABLE LITTLE PONY JUST MADE RUNWAY HISTORY

This miniature therapy pony sure cured our New York Fashion Week fatigue. Midge, a 25-inch-tall, 125-pound equine, wasn't horsing around...

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: New CRISPR Feud, A NY Splash, Pharma vs. Congress & More

BIO ROUNDUP: NEW CRISPR FEUD, A NY SPLASH, PHARMA VS. CONGRESS & MORE

If you're into congressional spectacles, stay tuned later this month. A group of top biopharma executives-the full roster isn't known...

Justin Bieber Wishes New Wife Hailey Baldwin Would Take Pressure Off Herself: ‘She's Trying to Be This Grown-Up'

JUSTIN BIEBER WISHES NEW WIFE HAILEY BALDWIN WOULD TAKE PRESSURE OFF HERSELF: ‘SHE'S TRYING TO BE THIS GROWN-UP'

It's been a whirlwind few months for Justin Beiber and Hailey Baldwin as they navigate through their first year of marriage. The two...

 
 
 
With Its First Human Data, Solid Slips in Duchenne Gene Therapy Race

WITH ITS FIRST HUMAN DATA, SOLID SLIPS IN DUCHENNE GENE THERAPY RACE

The race to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy with gene therapy, a one-time, potentially long-lasting treatment, is being closely watched....

Halozyme Gets $30M from Argenx in Licensing Deal Worth Up to $530M

HALOZYME GETS $30M FROM ARGENX IN LICENSING DEAL WORTH UP TO $530M

Argenx, a Dutch firm with a pipeline of investigational antibody-based therapies, will pay San Diego-based Halozyme to use its drug...

 
 
 
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy : Buddy's Peritonitis

HYPERBARIC OXYGEN THERAPY : BUDDY'S PERITONITIS

My regular readers know that I am a big proponent of alternative therapies, old and new. I am fascinated by what regenerative therapy...

Model-based Sparse-to-dense Image Registration for Realtime Respiratory Motion Estimation in Image-guided Interventions

MODEL-BASED SPARSE-TO-DENSE IMAGE REGISTRATION FOR REALTIME RESPIRATORY MOTION ESTIMATION IN IMAGE-GUIDED INTERVENTIONS

Intra-interventional respiratory motion estimation is an essential part of modern radiation therapy delivery or high intensity focused...

 
 
 
A Portable Passive Rehabilitation Robot for Upper-Extremity Functional Resistance Training

A PORTABLE PASSIVE REHABILITATION ROBOT FOR UPPER-EXTREMITY FUNCTIONAL RESISTANCE TRAINING

Loss of arm function is common after neurological injuries, such as stroke or cerebral palsy. Robotic devices that address muscle strength...

Learning Patterns of Pivoting Neuromuscular Control Training-Towards a Learning Model

LEARNING PATTERNS OF PIVOTING NEUROMUSCULAR CONTROL TRAINING-TOWARDS A LEARNING MODEL

Over the last decades, lower limb therapy using locomotion devices has gained popularity in clinics to improve lower limb functions;...

 
 
 
Radiation Improves Survival among Patients With Stage-IV Cancers

RADIATION IMPROVES SURVIVAL AMONG PATIENTS WITH STAGE-IV CANCERS

High-dose radiation therapy increases the long-term survival among patients with stage-IV cancers, according to a phase II trial.

Statins Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Elderly

STATINS REDUCE CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RISK AMONG ELDERLY

Statin therapy reduces major cardiovascular events like heart attack, stroke etc in older people according to a new Lancet study.

 
 
 
Acne? Wrinkles? LED Light Therapy Might Be the Solution

ACNE? WRINKLES? LED LIGHT THERAPY MIGHT BE THE SOLUTION

Like microneedling and dermaplaning, LED light therapy has grown in popularity over the last few years. In-office treatments and futuristic...

300th Post at DNA Science Today

300TH POST AT DNA SCIENCE TODAY

This is my 300 th blog post for DNA Science. I'm so grateful to Public Library of Science for enabling me to comment so freely on all...