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Hyper-Transmissible SARS-CoV-2 Variant Detected in U.S. Wastewater

The SARS-CoV-2 B1.1.7 (UK Variant) test is available immediately both as a fee-for-service and as a complete, ready-to-use PCR kit for testing labs.

Alterity and UniQuest Partner to Reverse Bacterial Resistance to Antibiotics

Alterity has secured the worldwide exclusive right to patented technology to develop and commercialise therapies that re-sensitise bacteria to antibiotics

Never-Before-Seen COVID-19 Data Report Released by HHS

HHS has just released the "COVID Community Profile Report," a daily updated snapshot of how COVID-19 is affecting our states and communities

Stroke and Altered Mental State Increase Risk of Death for COVID-19 Patients

People hospitalized with COVID-19 and neurological problems including stroke and confusion, have a higher risk of dying than other COVID-19 patients

Study Reveals Networks of Genes Involved in Congenital Heart Disease

Over two million babies, children, and adults in the United States are living with congenital heart disease—a range of birth defects affecting the heart's structure or function

An Unexpected Role for the Brain’s Immune Cells

An important part of the brain's immune system, cells called microglia constantly extend and retract "branches" from their cell body to survey their environment.

New CRISPR-Based Test for COVID-19 Uses a Smartphone Camera

Imagine swabbing your nostrils, putting the swab in a device, and getting a read-out on your phone in 15 to 30 minutes that tells you if you are infected with the COVID-19 virus

Genome Editing and Cellular Therapies Show Promise for Treating Blood Disorders, Cancers

Three studies report promising results in the use of cutting-edge genome editing and cellular therapies for hard-to-treat blood disorders and cancers.

NICO.LAB Ready to Revolutionize U.S. Stroke Care After FDA Clearance

An artificial intelligence algorithm for fast triaging of stroke patients. StrokeViewer LVO detects image characteristics associated with a Large Vessel Occlusion (LVO)

St. Jude scientists identify possible COVID-19 treatment in the lab

If validated, the discovery by St Jude scientists could offer real tools to deal with hyperinflammatory immune responses, one of the leading causes of death in Covid-19 infections

TRENDING

The Nation’s Only Virtual At-Home Detox Programs from Workit Health Expands

Workit Health now offers the nation’s only virtual at-home detox programs for alcohol. The program includes daily video check-ins with a medical care team and prescribed medication to safely detox at home

Medika’s Call for Food Aid for Starving Filipino Children

Help us support starving Children in the Philippines by donating to our MOBILIZE™ Food Aid Project this November. Meet the families your donations are feeding and see how your money is helping.

Is Silmitasertib the Covid-19 Treatment Breakthrough We’ve Been Waiting for?

Within 24 hours of the first dose of Silmitasertib the patient showed significant clinical improvement and the oxygen requirement was weaned to room air. The patient was discharged from the hospital five days after starting Silmitasertib.

Parnell Pharmaceuticals Announces Nomovid™ Antiviral Nasal Spray

The first antiviral nasal spray in the United States. Nomovid™ Nasal Spray will be easy-to-use, low-cost and can be quickly made available over-the-counter for consumers.

ZEPOSIA® (ozanimod), a New Oral Treatment for Relapsing Forms of Multiple Sclerosis

ZEPOSIA, a treatment for multiple sclerosis is the first and only approved sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P) receptor modulator with no genetic test or first dose observation at initiation

Free Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinics Across Los Angeles County

L.A. Care Health Plan and Blue Shield of California Promise Health Plan's network of Community Resource Centers are offering drive-thru flu shot clinics across Los Angeles County

FDA approves Ready-to-Use Ephedrine Injection, Emerphed™

Nexus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Approval of Emerphed™ (ephedrine sulfate) Injection, the First and Only FDA-approved, Ready-to-Use Ephedrine Injection (50 mg/10 mL vial)

Evrysdi™ Approved for Spinal Muscular Atrophy Home Treatment

The FDA has approved Evrysdi™ (risdiplam), the first at-home, orally administered treatment for spinal muscular atrophy in children and adults

Experimental Drug Blocks COVID-19 Viral Entry into Lung Cells

An experimental compound prevents the virus that causes COVID-19 from entering human airway cells, a new study finds.

FDA Approves New Opioid, Olinvyk, for Intravenous Use in Hospitals

the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Olinvyk (oliceridine), an opioid agonist for the management of moderate to severe acute pain in adults

EDITORS CHOICE

Treatment for Schizophrenia and Bipolar I Disorder Gets Vote of Support

The Alkermes ALKS 3831 development program is part of our ongoing commitment to develop new therapeutic options for adults living with serious mental illness.

FDA Approves New Opioid, Olinvyk, for Intravenous Use in Hospitals

the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Olinvyk (oliceridine), an opioid agonist for the management of moderate to severe acute pain in adults

Impact of COVID-19 on the Respiratory Device Accessories Market

This report is built to visualize quantitative market trends within Anesthesia and Respiratory Devices therapeutic area. The model discusses in detail the impact of COVID-19 on Respiratory Devices

Free Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinics Across Los Angeles County

L.A. Care Health Plan and Blue Shield of California Promise Health Plan's network of Community Resource Centers are offering drive-thru flu shot clinics across Los Angeles County