Biology News

Ambry Genetics to Develop Custom Assays Targeted to Patients with Hereditary Ovarian Cancer

3/25/2019
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Ambry Genetics , a Konica Minolta Company (Ambry), and leading provider of clinical and research genetic testing, today announced a new laboratory services agreement with Clovis Oncology Inc., a biopharmaceutical company which shares Ambry’s commitm... [Comments]

CRISPR-Chip Enables Digital Detection of DNA without Amplification

3/25/2019
CLAREMONT, Calif. (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Researchers have found multiple applications for the CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspersed Short Palindromic Repeats) gene editing technology since it came into use by the scientific community. Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) Assistant Professor and U... [Comments]

Abcam Collaborates with Visikol to Develop New Tools for Improved Tissue Clearing and 3D Imaging

3/25/2019
WHITEHOUSE, N.J. (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Abcam, a global innovator in life science reagents and tools, and Visikol, a contract research organisation focused on advancing drug discovery, have announced a collaboration to develop new reagents and kits for improved tissue clearing and 3D imaging.... [Comments]

Visikol Releases Open Source 3Screen™ Python Library for Training Convolutional Neural Networks for Use in Digital Pathology

3/23/2019
WHITEHOUSE, N.J. (PRWEB) March 21, 2019 Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an exciting field that experienced enormous growth in recent years with a particular focus on machine learning. Machine learning is a branch of AI focused on identifying patterns in large amount of data through a process... [Comments]

SeqOnce Biosciences Launches RhinoSeq™ Rapid DNA Library Preparation Kit

3/23/2019
PASADENA, Calif. (PRWEB) March 22, 2019 SeqOnce Biosciences Inc. launches its new RhinoSeq™ DNA Library Preparation Kit for Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) sample preparation. RhinoSeq employs a proprietary kit chemistry that makes it the fastest DNA library preparation kit for the NGS marke... [Comments]

Nativis Announces Name Change To EMulate Therapeutics, Inc.

3/19/2019
SEATTLE (PRWEB) March 19, 2019 Nativis, Inc., today announced the Company has changed its name to EMulate Therapeutics, Inc. The name change is effective immediately for the clinical stage, therapeutic device company, which is developing non-invasive treatments for cancers and other serious... [Comments]

Personalized Medicine: A New Approach to Treat Periodontal Diseases

3/18/2019
SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) March 18, 2019 Periodontal disease, where bacterial infection of the gums causes chronic inflammation that can eventually lead to tooth loss, affects nearly 50% of the US population. Making this disease particularly challenging to treat is the fact that the bacteria adhere... [Comments]

Peer-Reviewed Paper in Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology Reveals that uBiome Has the Largest Patent Portfolio in the Microbiome Space

3/18/2019
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) March 18, 2019 uBiome, the leader in microbial genomics, has the largest patent portfolio in the microbiome industry and the third highest quality portfolio following Seres Health and Nestle, as published in Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology by authors Manu... [Comments]

3Bar Biologics and Pivot Bio Help Farmers Increase Crop Productivity and Decrease Need for Fertilizer

3/18/2019
COLUMBUS, Ohio and BERKELEY, Calif. (PRWEB) March 18, 2019 3Bar Biologics, the cutting-edge biotech company and Pivot Bio, the leader in microbial solutions announce today they have entered into an agreement for 3Bar to provide a proprietary delivery system for Pivot Bio PROVENTM, Pivot Bio... [Comments]

They’re Talking. Are You Listening? Improve Your Clinical Trial with Patient Insights, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

3/18/2019
TORONTO (PRWEB) March 18, 2019 Early engagement not only improves and makes research studies more cost-effective, but also successfully leverages the patient perspective and improves participation by better balancing scientific objectives with patient goals. Reaching out to patient advocac... [Comments]

FileWave Launches New Channel Partner Program

3/14/2019
INDIANAPOLIS (PRWEB) March 14, 2019 FileWave, the multi-platform endpoint management solution for apps, devices and configurations on Mac, Windows and mobile, today announces the launch of its North American channel partner program. Resellers can sign on in different tiers based on sales volu... [Comments]

Medicine News

Oak Street Health Partners With Lyft in Indianapolis to Improve Access to Healthcare

3/25/2019
INDIANAPOLIS (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Oak Street Health , a network of centers that provide innovative primary care services to Medicare recipients, has partnered with Lyft to improve access to healthcare in Indianapolis. This partnership combines Lyft’s mission to improve people’s lives with... [Comments]

Auberge du Soleil and ERDA Tea Announce Exclusive Spa Tea

3/25/2019
NAPA VALLEY, Calif. (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Auberge du Soleil , Napa Valley’s quintessential adult getaway, is partnering with ERDA , Napa’s ultra-premium organic tea farm, to provide a signature wellness tea blend available exclusively for guests of the award-winning Auberge du Soleil Spa.... [Comments]

Over 90 Rural Hospital Attendees Converge for 3rd Annual HomeTown Health Iowa Conference

3/25/2019
JOHNSTON, Iowa (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Over 90 hospital representatives from 46 rural and critical access hospitals across Iowa joined HomeTown Health in Johnston, Iowa March 13 - 15, 2019 for the 3rd Annual Iowa Rural Hospital Conference, “The HeART of Community: Rural Health Artistry,” prov... [Comments]

Painless, Drill-less & Flap-less Dental Implants. Dr. Kaveh Kanani Unveils a New Technique of Inserting Dental Implants

3/25/2019
LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Dr. Kanani, a popular dentist in Woodland Hills has unveiled his revolutionary technique of inserting dental implants. Dr. Kanani ’s dedication to oral surgery has encouraged him to design a new method that successfully brings the cost of dental impl... [Comments]

Opening Keynote at Air Charter Safety Symposium Focused on Moving Beyond the Bradley Curve in the Pursuit of Safety Excellence

3/25/2019
THE WOODLANDS, Texas (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 Terry L. Mathis, founder and chief executive officer of ProAct Safety, opened the Air Charter Safety Symposium on March 12, 2019. The annual conference promotes the highest levels of aviation safety, covering current and emerging safety challenges... [Comments]

Dr. Man Q. Le Joins Physician Partners of America in New Boca Raton, FL Clinic

3/25/2019
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (PRWEB) March 25, 2019 As part of its rapid expansion into new territory and laser spine pain treatments, Tampa, Fla.-based Physician Partners of America is adding a new specialist and pain clinic in South Florida. Man Q. Le, M.D., has begun performing laser spine proc... [Comments]

New Dual-Patented SafetyLace® Suicide Prevention Laces by U-Lace to Launch at NatCon19 March 25th and 26th in Nashville, TN.

3/24/2019
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (PRWEB) March 24, 2019 U-Lace No-Tie Sneaker Laces will broadly launch its new innovation SafetyLace®, a lace replacement designed specifically as a suicide prevention safety product for the Behavioral Healthcare industry this spring at NatCon19, the National Council for... [Comments]

Paso Robles Dentist, Lisa Lu Davis, DMD, Releases a Report About Preventing Toothaches

3/24/2019
PASO ROBLES, Calif. (PRWEB) March 24, 2019 Few things are more painful than a toothache and a healthy mouth is one of the best ways to prevent tooth pain. Paso Robles dentist , Lisa Lu Davis, has released a report describing the various causes of toothaches and the healthy oral hygiene pract... [Comments]

Nipomo Dentist, Dr. Perry Patel, Answers The Question ‘Why Do We Have Wisdom Teeth?’

3/24/2019
PASO ROBLES, Calif. (PRWEB) March 24, 2019 Extracting wisdom teeth, those pesky molars that cause pain and swollen jaws, is a very common dental procedure that prompts patients to ask “Why we do have wisdom teeth if they wind up being pulled?” Nipomo dentist, Dr. Perry Patel answers the top... [Comments]

First Annual Borrego Wellness Weekend Announced

3/23/2019
BORREGO SPRINGS, Calif. (PRWEB) March 23, 2019 Highway West Vacations has announced its first annual Borrego Wellness Weekend for April 19 - 21, 2019. Health and nature enthusiasts will explore guided mindfulness and hiking in the blooming California desert, learn healthy cooking behavior, an... [Comments]

Excelsior College Enters 15th Year as a Nursing Center of Excellence

3/23/2019
ALBANY, N.Y. (PRWEB) March 22, 2019 In 2019, Excelsior College entered its 15th year as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education, a coveted designation granted to select schools by the National League for Nursing. Excelsior College's designation lasts through 2021. The National Leag... [Comments]

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