Introducing the European Medical Journal 2.2

Introducing the European Medical Journal 2.2

Uncategorized June 1, 2017 at 9:14 AM 0 comments

United Kingdom, June 1, 2017: Welcome to the second edition of the European Medical Journal of 2017, packed full of high-quality, peer-reviewed articles covering a wide range of therapeutic areas. Featured in this edition are some fascinating papers on the topics of medical innovation, neurology, cardiology, and urology, all aimingRead More

Pioneering Sleep System Gives 5-Year Old Boy with Complex Needs His First Night’s

Pioneering Sleep System Gives 5-Year Old Boy with Complex Needs His First Night’s

Neurology May 25, 2017 at 5:10 PM 0 comments

A 5-year-old boy, who is profoundly disabled and has complex needs, has been given his first full night’s sleep thanks to a pioneering new sleep system. Alex Ray from Huddersfield was born three months prematurely. His condition means he is unable to walk or talk and is severely vision impaired.Read More

Immunoscore®, Immunosign® and Halioseek™ at ASCO 2017

Oncology May 24, 2017 at 11:33 AM 0 comments

Immunoscore® Colon strong prognostic performance confirmed on N0147 patients’ samples and presented in poster sessions Results in two trials, including HalioDx immune based assays, presented by biopharma partners at ASCO 2017 Meet HalioDx team at booth #15113 to discuss abstracts’ content, discover HalioDx products and services and discuss the JustRead More

Combined Effect of Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity on Brain Structure

Combined Effect of Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity on Brain Structure

Neurology May 22, 2017 at 9:11 AM 0 comments

COGNITIVE alterations and brain structure abnormalities are more likely in people with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) if they are overweight or obese, according to the results of a recently published collaborative study by scientists at the Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea and the University of Utah, Salt LakeRead More

Novel Cell Type Discovered in the Brain of Zebrafish

Novel Cell Type Discovered in the Brain of Zebrafish

Neurology May 22, 2017 at 9:09 AM 0 comments

THE DISCOVERY of a type of cell in zebrafish that clears waste away from the brain has recently been reported in a study. These cells are thought to be the zebrafish equivalent of what are known as lipid-laden cells in humans. This is an exciting finding because, as the study’sRead More

‘Adopted’ Embryo Programme Produces New Style Extended Families

‘Adopted’ Embryo Programme Produces New Style Extended Families

Reproductive Health May 19, 2017 at 4:13 PM 0 comments

Researchers examine the policies and successes behind the 20-year scheme that sees couples adopting embryos but maintaining contact with the donors leading to extended family units 17 May, 2017 – Experts at the University of Huddersfield are researching the emergence of a new style of family creation that sees couples “adopt”Read More

Child Safety Risk as Three Quarters of Paediatric IBD Patients Not Meeting Recommended Calcium and Vitamin D Intake

Gastroenterology May 19, 2017 at 8:47 AM 0 comments

Vienna, 16 May, 2017 – A new study1 highlights that children suffering from inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are not meeting the daily recommended intake of calcium and vitamin D. The research, conducted at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London, identified that only 26.6% and 21.3% of paediatric IBDRead More

Beactica Announces Glioblastoma Research Collaboration with Uppsala University and the DDD Platform at SciLifeLab

Oncology May 16, 2017 at 2:30 PM 0 comments

Uppsala, Sweden, May 16, 2017 – Beactica AB, the Swedish drug discovery company, today announced a new research collaboration with Uppsala University and the Drug Discovery and Development Platform at SciLifeLab to study the effects on brain cancer stem cells of specific small molecules under development by Beactica. The goalRead More

Philips Showcases New Integrated Image-Guided Therapy Solutions at 2017 EuroPCR to Transform Cardiac Care and Help Improve Patient Care

Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology May 16, 2017 at 11:58 AM 0 comments

Highlights Philips Azurion, the next generation image guided therapy platform to optimize system integration and lab performance. Launches unique portfolio of iFR co-registration technologies, including iFR Roadmap and SyncVision, to enhance stenting strategies and patient care. Amsterdam, May 16, 2017 – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) will showcase its market-leading imageRead More

Study Identifies a New Test to Predict Severity of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Children

Gastroenterology May 14, 2017 at 8:30 AM 0 comments

Prague, 13 May, 2017 – The results from a Norwegian study show that a new genetic test for characterising intestinal microbiota may help to diagnose inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in children and predict which children will develop the most extensive disease and need early, aggressive intervention. Researchers from Oslo, NorwayRead More