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Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

FACEBOOK HIRES FORMER UK DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER NICK CLEGG TO RUN GLOBAL AFFAIRS

As the threat of data privacy regulation looms across the world, Facebook has hired former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its...

Top Chinese officials have staged an extraordinary intervention to stem the stock market bleeding

TOP CHINESE OFFICIALS HAVE STAGED AN EXTRAORDINARY INTERVENTION TO STEM THE STOCK MARKET BLEEDING

Aly Song/REUTERS The head of China's central bank and a number of top regulators have made statements expressing optimism about China's...

 
 
 
Canada is now the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

CANADA IS NOW THE WORLD'S LARGEST LEGAL MARIJUANA MARKETPLACE

Canadian leaders say the goal is to better reflect society's changing opinion about marijuana and bring black market operators into...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Break Royal Protocol to Snap a Picture With Meghan's Mini-Me

MEGHAN MARKLE AND PRINCE HARRY BREAK ROYAL PROTOCOL TO SNAP A PICTURE WITH MEGHAN'S MINI-ME

Some rules are just meant to be broken. On Tuesday, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry took a slight detour on the path of royal regulations...

 
 
 
The FDA Warns That These Popular Supplements Are Tainted With Rx Drugs

THE FDA WARNS THAT THESE POPULAR SUPPLEMENTS ARE TAINTED WITH RX DRUGS

It might be time to take a closer look at those dietary supplements you've been taking. The dietary supplement industry is notorious...

US to finally allow modern, self-dimming adaptive headlights

US TO FINALLY ALLOW MODERN, SELF-DIMMING ADAPTIVE HEADLIGHTS

While automakers have implemented advanced headlight technology in other markets for years, outdated regulations in the United States...

 
 
 
Early Changes to Synapse Gene Regulation may Cause Alzheimer's Disease: Study

EARLY CHANGES TO SYNAPSE GENE REGULATION MAY CAUSE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE: STUDY

In Alzheimer's disease condition, increased phosphorylation of SRRM2 prevented it from interacting with another protein which aids...

Justice Department approves $69-billion merger between CVS Health and Aetna

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT APPROVES $69-BILLION MERGER BETWEEN CVS HEALTH AND AETNA

CVS Health Corp.'s plan to buy Aetna Inc. for $69 billion was cleared by U.S. antitrust regulators Wednesday, paving the way for the...

 
 
 
Insect-filled chocolates, rat hair noodles, and maggoty orange juice: The reality of a Brexit trade deal with Trump

INSECT-FILLED CHOCOLATES, RAT HAIR NOODLES, AND MAGGOTY ORANGE JUICE: THE REALITY OF A BREXIT TRADE DEAL WITH TRUMP

A Brexit trade deal could mean UK consumers being forced to accept rodent hairs, maggots and animal faeces in their food under US regulations...

 
 
 

THE TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR TPRFX1 IS AN ESSENTIAL REGULATOR OF AMYLASE AND CELLULASE GENE EXPRESSION IN TALAROMYCES PINOPHILUS

Perfect and low cost of fungal amylolytic and cellulolytic enzymes are prerequisite for the industrialization of plant biomass biorefinergy...

'There's no teeth': Recent attempts by crypto exchanges to regulate themselves won't amount to much, legal experts say

'THERE'S NO TEETH': RECENT ATTEMPTS BY CRYPTO EXCHANGES TO REGULATE THEMSELVES WON'T AMOUNT TO MUCH, LEGAL EXPERTS SAY

In a desire to shed more light on the notoriously opaque crypto industry, some crypto firms are teaming up to improve the market's...

 
 
 
Hospitals charge patients hundreds of dollars for a single medical record copy

HOSPITALS CHARGE PATIENTS HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS FOR A SINGLE MEDICAL RECORD COPY

The US government recommends that hospitals cap fees for patients to get their medical records at $6.50 per page but it's not regulated...

Trump's Drug Pricing Blueprint to be Explored at Upcoming Summit

TRUMP'S DRUG PRICING BLUEPRINT TO BE EXPLORED AT UPCOMING SUMMIT

In just a few short weeks, BIO will host its annual Patient and Health Advocacy Summit which brings together patient advocacy organizations,...

 
 
 
Video Production and GDPR

VIDEO PRODUCTION AND GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation came into effect on May 25, 2018. With its implementation, businesses across Europe are now...

 
 
 
Apple CEO Tim Cook says that it's a 'challenge' getting Congress up to speed on the need for new privacy regulations

APPLE CEO TIM COOK SAYS THAT IT'S A 'CHALLENGE' GETTING CONGRESS UP TO SPEED ON THE NEED FOR NEW PRIVACY REGULATIONS

Tim Cook, Apple's CEO, is calling for new privacy regulations. But in a new interview, he acknowledged that getting Congress up to...

APNewsBreak: EPA says a little radiation may be healthy

APNEWSBREAK: EPA SAYS A LITTLE RADIATION MAY BE HEALTHY

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is quietly moving to weaken U.S. radiation regulations, turning to scientific outliers who argue...

 
 
 

KEEPING OUR CELLS STABLE: A CLOSER LOOK AT MICROTUBULES

Microtubules help to regulate cell structure throughout our bodies. A group of researchers have used cryo-electron microscopy to shed...

American and Japanese immunologists are awarded Nobel Medicine Prize

AMERICAN AND JAPANESE IMMUNOLOGISTS ARE AWARDED NOBEL MEDICINE PRIZE

The pair were honoured 'for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation,' the Stockholm-based Nobel...