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SPX 0.16%

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 06:00:00 +0200

Greece's sovereign bond rating was upgraded one notch to Caa2 from Caa3 at Moody's Investors Service, citing the release of a EUR8.5 billion tranche under the country's adjustment program allowing the repayment of debt, improved fiscal prospects and tentative signs of a stabilizing economy.



DJIA -0.01%

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 06:00:00 +0200

U.S. stocks closed mostly higher on Friday, as energy shares staged a modest rebound after a recent selloff, while technology stocks extended their advance. The Nasdaq Composite outperformed other indexes, rising 28.56 points, or 0.5%, to 6,265.25 on Friday and booking a 1.9% gain over the week, the largest in a month.



GHS introduces new, less invasive technology for breast cancer patients

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:57:00 +0200

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) - Most of us know someone who has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Surgeons at Greenville Health System say they know the uphill battle most face and that's why they've brought new technology to the table. It's called Savi Scout, a device that can more precisely hone in on those tumors and cancerous cells.



Exposure to Ozone Kicks Up Chances of Autism 10-Fold in at-Risk Kids

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:57:00 +0200

Having a higher number of copies of genes has been shown to raise the risk of a child developing autism, as has early exposure to various pollutants in the mother's environment. Researchers have now shown that when these two factors are combined, an individual has 10 times the chance of developing....



Selfless slimmers from Aylsham help raise money for Cancer Research UK

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:56:00 +0200

As part of The Big Slimming World Clothes Throw 2017, a total of 158 bags of unwanted clothes were collected by members of the town’s group. The collection will go towards raising more than £4000 for Cancer Research UK. Kim Krause, 40, of Hevingham, is North Norfolk’s Slimming World team developer....



3-year-old Houston-area boy battles prostate cancer

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:52:00 +0200

HOUSTON - Colt Wilson is 3 years old, proudly plays with girls and stuffed animals until you cross him. The 3-and-a-half foot tall, 34-pounder hits like his idol, J.J. Watt, family said. “He’s tiny,” said Cortni Wilson, Colt’s mother. “He’s little, and he beats up on his older brother and doesn’t let anybody run all over him.



Bayer Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for regorafenib for the Second-Line Systemic Treatment of Liver Cancer more

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:40:00 +0200

Berlin, June 23, 2017 - Bayer announced today that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency has recommended regorafenib for the treatment of adult patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who have been previously treated with Nexavar (sorafenib).



Cyclists hit streets of W. MI Saturday

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:38:00 +0200

Related Coverage GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — More than 1,600 participants will bike through scenic West Michigan on Saturday for the 5th annual Michigan State University Gran Fondo. The noncompetitive cycling event benefits MSU College of Human Medicine’s skin cancer awareness, prevention and research.



A Unique Amino Acid for Brain Cancer Therapy

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:36:00 +0200

Photodynamic therapy is often used to treat brain tumors because of its specificityit can target very small regions containing cancerous cells while sparing the normal cells around it from damage. It works by injecting a drug called a photosensitizer into the bloodstream, where it gathers in cells, and then exposing the drug-filled cells to light.



Genes, Ozone, and Autism: Increased risk for autism when genetic variation and air pollution meet

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:36:00 +0200

A new analysis shows that individuals with high levels of genetic variation and elevated exposure to ozone in the environment are at an even higher risk for developing autism than would be expected by adding the two risk factors together. The study is the first to look at the combined effects of....



New 3D model predicts best planting practices for farmers

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:36:00 +0200

As farmers survey their fields this summer, several questions come to mind: How many plants germinated per acre? How does altering row spacing affect my yields? Does it make a difference if I plant my rows north to south or east to west? Now a computer model can answer these questions by comparing....



The Next Production Revolution - Implications for Governments and Business

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:36:00 +0200

This publication examines the opportunities and challenges, for business and government, associated with technologies bringing about the “next production revolution”. These include a variety of digital technologies (e.g. the Internet of Things and advanced robotics), industrial biotechnology, 3D printing, new materials and nanotechnology.



Speech 22 June 2017 Keynote Speech at the OECD: “Digitisation, innovation diffusion, productivity growth and a renewed policy response”

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:34:00 +0200

[check against delivery] Secretary General Gurría, Ambassadors, Ladies and gentlemen, I am very happy to be speaking here today. I was here before, in this very room in very different circumstances, in less happy circumstances…when I was serving in the Government of Portugal.



Genetically modified corn lands $217.7 million verdict for Kansas growers

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:31:00 +0200

A federal jury in Kansas City, Kan., awarded $217.7 million in damages on Friday to 7,300 corn farmers in a lawsuit over Syngenta AG’s genetically modified seed. Jurors deliberated for half a day, asking at one point for a calculator following three weeks of trial in U.S. District Court in Kansas City, Kan.



Woman learns she has cancer while planning husband’s funeral: ‘I’m not ready to give in’

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:27:00 +0200

MINNEAPOLIS – A Minnesota mother says she’s not about to give up, despite losing her husband and then while she planned his funeral. learning that she has cancer Tessie Sylvester’s husband, John, 44, died a week ago “I was literally on the phone with the funeral director, and the other line beeped....



Can Hair Dye and Chemical Relaxers Cause Breast Cancer?

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:25:00 +0200

A new study conducted by Rutgers School of Public Health found a connection between hair dye and relaxer usage and an increased chance of developing breast cancer. The results show that way these products affect you has a lot to do with your race. The study found that African-American women who used....



Lab Grown Human Colons Change Study of GI Disease

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:19:00 +0200

The study is believed to be the first time human colon organoids have been successfully tissue engineered in this manner, according to researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center who led the project. The technology allows diseases of the colon to be studied in unprecedented detail in a human modeling system.



IBM-Powered DNA Sequencing Could Find Bacteria in Raw Milk

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:19:00 +0200

Babies love milk. Adults love milk-based products. You know what else loves milk? Good and bad bacteria. It's the ideal medium for bacteria growth and could cause various food-borne illnesses, especially if consumed in raw, unpasteurized form. Researchers typically just test the milk supply in the....



Prognostic and treatment predictive factors for radio- and chemotherapy resistance in breast cancer patients- a step towards personlized medicine

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:15:00 +0200

Sammanfattning: Breast cancer is the most common cancer form among women in the Western world. Although treatment has improved during the last decades, there is still a significant proportion of the patients who are not cured. To further improve clinical outcome we need new treatment strategies, new....



Cancer survivor graduates from Knoxville’s South College pharmacy program

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:12:00 +0200

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Students graduated from South College’s School of Pharmacy on Friday morning. Among those walking the stage was a cancer survivor who overcame the obstacles put in his path to get his degree, without even taking time off from his education. Jordan Lee was diagnosed with testicular cancer in February 2016.



Funds embracing innovation with a mission

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:10:00 +0200

Another example is Inova-Agro, a fund targeting the agribusiness sector that was launched by the Brazilian government in 2013. Inova-Agro is what is known as a sectorial fund, a concept introduced into Latin America by Brazil in 1999. The country has since established more than a dozen of these.



Rare black and white squirrels spotted in same tree

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:06:00 +0200

An alternative theory is that they escaped from a menagerie kept by the Duke of Bedford. They are grey squirrels with a genetic mutation that turns them black, and are also found in Cambridgeshire and as far north as Northumbria. White squirrels are much more rare, with only a handful spotted in the UK.



New Kids on the Block member shares video message to Lancaster woman fighting breast cancer

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:01:00 +0200

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Western New York breast cancer fighter Janice Sally Czosek Hetrick received a shout out from New Kids on the Block member Donnie Wahlberg Friday evening as NKOTB played a show at the Keybank Center. Hetrick, a Lancaster resident, was in the hospital Friday, unable to see the show.



Wife shed tears but couldn’t speak, husband of deceased in blood therapy case tells court

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 04:35:00 +0200

. A Hong Kong woman who died of blood poisoning after receiving an “unnecessary” cancer treatment at a beauty clinic shed tears but was unable to talk to her husband as she spent her final days in the intensive care unit, a court heard during a manslaughter trial.



Stage 4 cancer doesn't stop senator from fighting for Hawaii

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 04:31:00 +0200

Hirono had one of her kidneys removed last month after being diagnosed, KITV-TV reported ( http://bit.ly/2rZ7Pgb ). Her cancer was found during a routine physical on an X-ray. She went in for the physical in preparation for eye surgery. The last time this 69-year-old senator from Hawaii was in the hospital was 52 years ago.



Woman learns she has cancer while planning husband’s funeral: ‘I’m not ready to give in’

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 04:20:00 +0200

59 79 See complete forecast Woman learns she has cancer while planning husband’s funeral: ‘I’m not ready to give in’ MINNEAPOLIS – A Minnesota mother says she’s not about to give up, despite losing her husband and then while she planned his funeral. learning that she has cancer Tessie Sylvester’s....



Screenings for women can save lives

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 04:04:00 +0200

“People often think that cancer, and especially cancer that affects women, only impacts the older generation, while younger, active cancer patients are isolated exceptions,” says Ida Karpińska, head of the Kwiat Kobiecości (Flower of Womanhood) society. That was also what she believed, before being diagnosed with cervical cancer.



Jared Springer can surf again, thanks to Cal Poly students and a ‘helping hand’

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:55:00 +0200

With his brain cancer diagnosis in 2014, Jared Springer lost more than just use of the right side of his body — the ability to participate in one of his favorite activities also vanished. “Jared’s passion has always been to surf,” his father, Frank Springer, said in a statement this week.



Six of the top business stories from the past week

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:38:00 +0200

FANTASY SPORTS Federal regulators will try to block merger of DraftKings and FanDuel. Federal regulators will attempt to block the merger of Boston-based DraftKings Inc. and rival FanDuel Inc., they said Monday, jeopardizing a deal the two giants of the emerging daily fantasy sports industry have said is critical to their future.



NHS approve cancer drug avoids the pain of chemotherapy?

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:19:00 +0200

By contrast, chemotherapy targets all fast-growing cells, including healthy ones, which can cause debilitating side effects. The study, by the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) in London, involved 129 patients with head and neck cancers, which are particularly difficult to treat.



South Africa’s Tutu fights infection in hospital: daughter

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:14:00 +0200

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Veteran South African anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu will remain in hospital for several more days to fight a persistent infection that is not related to his prostate cancer, his daughter Mpho said on Thursday. Tutu, 83, who has been living with prostate cancer for 18....



Land, cash donated to Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:08:00 +0200

JACOBABAD: Keeping an eye on the severe troubles were being faced by the people of Sindh due to lack of facilities in Health field, Imran Khan, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf [PTI] Chairman decided to construct a Cancer Hospital in Karachi to facilitate to the people of Sindh in this regard PTI....



Rare black and white squirrels spotted in same tree

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:04:00 +0200

An alternative theory is that they escaped from a menagerie kept by the Duke of Bedford. They are grey squirrels with a genetic mutation that turns them black, and are also found in Cambridgeshire and as far north as Northumbria. White squirrels are much more rare, with only a handful spotted in the UK.



The EPA Quietly Approved Monsanto's New Genetic-Engineering Technology

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:01:00 +0200

DvSnf7 dsRNA is an unusual insecticide. You don’t spray it on crops. Instead, you encode instructions for manufacturing it in the DNA of the crop itself. If a pesky western corn rootworm comes munching, the plant’s self-made DvSnf7 dsRNA disrupts a critical rootworm gene and kills the pest.



NHS approve cancer drug avoids the pain of chemotherapy?

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:56:00 +0200

By contrast, chemotherapy targets all fast-growing cells, including healthy ones, which can cause debilitating side effects. The study, by the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) in London, involved 129 patients with head and neck cancers, which are particularly difficult to treat.



For 'Okja,' growing a GMO pig from page to screen

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:32:00 +0200

NEW YORK (AP) — The giant genetically modified pig of Bong Joon Ho's "Okja" is 8-feet tall, 13-feet long and would, if real, weigh six tons. It looks most like a hippo, but it has big floppy dog ears and moves a little like an elephant. It's a hybrid creature for a hybrid movie.



Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction Market - Global Forecast and Opportunity Assessment by Technavio

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:22:00 +0200

In this report, Technavio covers the market outlook and growth prospects of the global qPCR market for 2017-2021 . The market is segmented based on application, which includes drug discovery and development, clinical diagnostics, and research laboratories.



Boeing mulls EEC investment

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:21:00 +0200

US aerospace giant Boeing is keen on investing in making aircraft parts and setting up a training centre in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) area. According to Ralph L "Skip" Boyce, president of Boeing Southeast Asia, who met Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak yesterday, the company is....



How to look younger than your age

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:06:00 +0200

Tunde Ajaja. For some who did not know her closely or ever heard her age, seeing 50 years written on the invitation card for her ‘golden jubilee birthday’ could have seemed like an error, or worst still, they thought, the printer must have made typographic error. And truly, whether seeing her from the distance or at a close range, Mrs.



Ten unbeatable encounters for starters

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:06:00 +0200

Funmi Akingbade. Many couples especially the ‘about to wed spouses’ most times do ask me for the best sex ever. They want to know the best encounter that will be registered in their memories for life and I say the best sexual experience is the one both spouses enjoy the most.



Red Dirt Diaries: Young Adaptive Athlete Inspires After Rare Surgery

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:30:00 +0200

JONES, Oklahoma - An adaptive athlete from Jones is living an extraordinary life. Isabelle Lawson, or Iz, 9, lost part of her leg about two years ago due to a very aggressive form of bone cancer. “The only thing we were not honest about is she asked if she could die and we said no,” said Iz’s mom Desiree Lawson.



Martin family reaches target new The generosity of the people of Wicklow and further afield has helped the Martin... News

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:21:00 +0200

The generosity of the people of Wicklow and further afield has helped the Martin family from Rathnew reach their fundraising target to fund their youngest son's clinical trials in Italy in a bid to stop the progress of a rare genetic illness he has been diagnosed with and help improve the quality of his life.



Cancer society launch virtual marathon new

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:21:00 +0200

The Irish Cancer Society has launched Ireland's first virtual marathon campaign, 'Marathon in a Month', which aims to get people moving while raising vital funds to support people affected by cancer. As part of the innovative fundraising campaign the society is asking members of the public in Louth....



Halifax cancer survivor riding 2,000 km to Toronto for 25 km benefit race

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:12:00 +0200

The decision by a 72-year-old Halifax man to cycle to Toronto to compete in a cycling event at the Honda Indy racetrack is just another journey for a man who has survived cancer twice. Gary Jones is one of many cyclists travelling to Ontario’s capital city to ride in a cycling event called the Indy....



New 10-Minute Saliva and Blood Test to Detect Cancer Early

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:04:00 +0200

SINGAPORE June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at Ram Group's Israeli bio-sensor division have developed a new molecular diagnostics test for early detection of cancers that takes just ten minutes and uses just a couple drops of blood or saliva. The researchers say that the test is extremely....



Study: Humans With Higher Heart Disease Risk Are Also More Fertile

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:02:00 +0200

Are the same genes that make you great at making babies also giving you heart disease? A team of geneticists think so, based on an analysis that suggests evolution has not rid humans of coronary artery disease because it’s linked to the same parts of your DNA that make you more reproductively fit.



New models for relapsing polychondritis and rheumatoid arthritis : focus on the tissue specific immune response

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:51:00 +0200

Sammanfattning: Relapsing polychondritis (RP) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are autoimmune diseases where an inappropriate immune response destroys cartilage. In RP, the ears, larynx, nose and joints are affected, while the most prominent sign of RA is arthritis.



Bicyclists ride from Detroit to Traverse city for cancer awareness 16 Mins A group of bicyclists from all over the country gathered Friday in Downtown Detroit before

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:43:00 +0200

Bicyclists ride from Detroit to Traverse city for cancer awareness DETROIT Koco McAboy - A group of bicyclists from all over the country gathered Friday in Downtown Detroit before starting their journey to Traverse City. The bicyclists are part of the Less Cancer foundation, which aims to help prevent cancer by spreading awareness.



Tina fighting on despite a devastating diagnosis

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:40:00 +0200

A fundraiser is being held this weekend for a Dunmanway woman who is hoping to fulfil her ‘bucket list’ having being diagnosed with an incurable cancer, writes Mareike Graepel. A 28-YEAR-old mother of one who grew up in West Cork and who has incurable cancer is hoping a fundraiser in Dunmanway this weekend will help make her final wishes come true.



Why it's time to retire the 'born this way' argument for LGBT rights

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:18:00 +0200

In recent years, however, gay rights has come to be seen in parallel with the movement for racial equality: Gay people should be protected not because they have a right to privacy, but because their sexual orientation is an inborn trait like race. This view has been strengthened by studies that....



Support Flows For Prospect Park Mom Fighting Stage 4 Cancer

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:15:00 +0200

PROSPECT PARK, N.J. – Family and friends are rallying around a Prospect Park mother who was diagnosed with colon cancer last month. Virna Yepes “had an upset stomach for a few days and we thought it was nothing more than a bad case of indigestion. To our shock and disbelief we were given a diagnosis that had not entered our minds.



Study: Heart Disease Genes Tied To Increased Fertility

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:14:00 +0200

Are the same genes that make you great at making babies also giving you heart disease? A team of geneticists think so, based on an analysis that suggests evolution has not rid humans of coronary artery disease because it’s linked to the same parts of your DNA that make you more reproductively fit.



Why it's time to retire the 'born this way' argument for LGBT rights

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:13:00 +0200

In recent years, however, gay rights has come to be seen in parallel with the movement for racial equality: Gay people should be protected not because they have a right to privacy, but because their sexual orientation is an inborn trait like race. This view has been strengthened by studies that....



Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:12:00 +0200

BBC: Scientists in California say they have transformed understanding of Parkinson's disease. Their animal experiments, published in the journal Cell, suggest the brain disorder may be caused by bacteria living in the gut. The findings could eventually lead to new ways of treating the disease, such as drugs to kill gut bugs or probiotics.



Prostate cancer blood test ‘helps target treatment’

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:12:00 +0200

BBC: Scientists have developed a blood test that could pick out which men with advanced prostate cancer would benefit from a new drug treatment. The test detects cancer DNA in the blood, helping doctors check whether precision drugs are working. Cancer Research UK said the test could "greatly improve survival".



Europe Is Trying To Ban A Sunscreen Ingredient — And The U.S. Cannot Follow Suit

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:10:00 +0200

Bad ideas are a dime a dozen in the European Union’s Brussels headquarters, especially when it comes to applying science to the real world. This month, a committee with the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) – the authority charged with implementing the EU’s chemical regulations – seemingly decided....



Manufacturer appoints new boss of operations

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:07:00 +0200

NEWLY appointed head of operations for Paradise Beverages is looking forward to the opportunity to play her part in leading the business to even greater heights. Sudha Deo's appointment was announced by the company this week. "Paradise Beverages has a fantastic and inclusive culture, it's one of the....



It's time to retire the 'born this way' argument for LGBT rights

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:06:00 +0200

In recent years, however, gay rights has come to be seen in parallel with the movement for racial equality: Gay people should be protected not because they have a right to privacy, but because their sexual orientation is an inborn trait like race. This view has been strengthened by studies that....



Why it's time to retire the 'born this way' argument for LGBT rights

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:05:00 +0200

In recent years, however, gay rights has come to be seen in parallel with the movement for racial equality: Gay people should be protected not because they have a right to privacy, but because their sexual orientation is an inborn trait like race. This view has been strengthened by studies that....



Jun 23, 2017 5:14PM EDTpublished: Jun 23, 2017 5:14PM EDT

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:02:00 +0200

They are using advances in gut testing to boost health and fitness as they gear up to battle back against New Zealand and win the oldest trophy in international sport. Improving their internal health has improved the number of days the team can sail and train and cut illness rates as they ramp up training in a bid to cut a 3-0 New Zealand lead.



Facial Injectables Market to Reach $17.2 Billion by 2025 – Fueled by Advancements in Facial Rejuvenation Procedures – Research and Markets

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:57:00 +0200

. Facial Injectables Market to Reach $17.2 Billion by 2025 – Fueled by Advancements in Facial Rejuvenation Procedures – Research and Markets. PR Newswire. DUBLIN, June 23, 2017. Research and Markets has announced the addition of the report to their offering.



Oracle bank on gut reaction in America's Cup

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:51:00 +0200

By Tessa Walsh. HAMILTON, Bermuda (Reuters) - Sailors usually have cast iron stomachs, but in the quest to retain the America's Cup, Oracle Team USA are leaving nothing to chance. They are using advances in gut testing to boost health and fitness as they gear up to battle back against New Zealand and win the oldest trophy in international sport.



Move over Canada, Buffalo is days away from taking record for longest hockey game

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:44:00 +0200

Buffalo intends to beat the Guinness World Record for longest hockey game, a feat never before attempted outside of Canada. Their secret weapon: 40 middle-aged men. The players will compete on the ice for 250 consecutive hours over the course of 11 days, an event called the 11 Day Power Play, which won't end until July 3.



NCGA supports Pollinator Week

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:37:00 +0200

(Chesterfield, MO)--Eight years ago, the U.S. Senate approved designating a week each June as Pollinator Week. June 19-25, is the official week in 2017. In the wake of that decision, many positive steps have been taken to help pollinators from Monarch butterflies to honey bees, and the National Corn....



Official defends 'genetics' comment on gender pay gap

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:32:00 +0200

NAPLES, Fla. — A Naples higher education official is defending himself amid criticism over his suggestion that the gender pay gap is due to “genetics." Edward Morton, a board member of the State University System of Florida, was responding to data presented to the board Tuesday that showed female....



Publication of the Securities Note Having Obtained Visa No. 17-297 of the AMF in Connection with the Capital Increase of GenSight Biologics

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:28:00 +0200

GenSight Biologics (Euronext: SIGHT, ISIN: FR0013183985, PEA-PME eligible), ("GenSight Biologics†or the "Company†) informs that the listing prospectus containing the 2016 registration document of the Company, registered with the Autorité des marchés financiers (the " AMF †) on April 28, 2017 under number R.



Govt to roll out cervical cancer vaccine

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:27:00 +0200

WINDHOEK – Government will roll out cervical cancer vaccine, or human papillomavirus vaccine, at public health facilities as cervical cancer is identified as the second most common cancer after breast cancer among Namibian women. Medical doctors and health practicitioners have welcomed the plans....



Delaware research animals could be adopted under new legislation

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:25:00 +0200

USDA records show that the University of Delaware, Delaware Technical Community College, the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children and SDIX, a Newark biotechnology company, all conduct research on animals. DelTech has used cats and dogs. For 17 years, DelTech partnered with First State....



Why BlackBerry, Sysco, and bluebird bio Slumped Today

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:24:00 +0200

The stock market didn't make very many big moves on Friday, closing another week of extremely low volatility for major benchmarks. Investors are still generally optimistic about the future for most stocks, but they seem leery of making major commitments in their portfolios given key indexes like the....



Carlisle United: Joe Thompson beating cancer for second time is wonderful news

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:23:00 +0200

Carlisle United have spoken of their delight at the "wonderful news" that former Blues winger Joe Thompson has beaten cancer for a second time. The 28-year-old this week announced he was in complete remission after his second battle with nodular sclerosing Hodgkin lymphoma.



Publication of the Securities Note Having Obtained Visa No. 17-297 of the AMF in Connection with the Capital Increase of GenSight Biologics

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:22:00 +0200

The shares were issued today by a decision of the Company�s Chief Executive Officer, pursuant to the authorization of the Board of Directors dated June 22, 2017 and the 22nd resolution of the extraordinary general meeting of the shareholders of the Company held on May 31, 2017 and in accordance with articles L.



Publication of the Securities Note Having Obtained Visa No. 17-297 of the AMF in Connection with the Capital Increase of GenSight Biologics

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:21:00 +0200

GenSight Biologics (Euronext: SIGHT, ISIN: FR0013183985, PEA-PME eligible), ("GenSight Biologics†or the "Company†) informs that the listing prospectus containing the 2016 registration document of the Company, registered with the Autorité des marchés financiers (the " AMF †) on April 28, 2017 under number R.



Facial Injectables Market to Reach $17.2 Billion by 2025 - Fueled by Advancements in Facial Rejuvenation Procedures - Research and Markets

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:19:00 +0200

DUBLIN June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Facial Injectables Market Analysis By Product (Collagen, Hyaluronic Acid, Botulinum Toxin Type A, Calcium Hydroxylapatite, Polymer Fillers), By Application (Aesthetics, Therapeutics), By Region, And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025" report to their offering.



Publication of the Securities Note Having Obtained Visa No. 17-297 of the AMF in Connection with the Capital Increase of GenSight Biologics

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:19:00 +0200

The shares were issued today by a decision of the Company's Chief Executive Officer, pursuant to the authorization of the Board of Directors dated June 22, 2017 and the 22nd resolution of the extraordinary general meeting of the shareholders of the Company held on May 31, 2017 and in accordance with articles L.



Genetics of Wizardry: Were Harry Potter's Magical Powers Written in His DNA?

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:15:00 +0200

WASHINGTON — In the world of "Harry Potter," magical ability runs in the family. Witches and wizards have parents who are witches or wizards, and they are typically born into families that have already produced generations of wand-wielders. There are exceptions to this rule — Hermione Granger was....



Mammogram decision hinges on patient, doctor talk, ob-gyn group says

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:14:00 +0200

FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 -- As the debate continues about the best time for mammograms, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, or ACOG, is asking women to add their voice to the discussion. In updated guidelines on breast cancer screening for average-risk women, ACOG emphasized shared....



Florida higher ed official defends 'genetics' comment on gender pay gap

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:58:00 +0200

NAPLES, Fla. — A Naples higher education official is defending himself amid criticism over his suggestion that the gender pay gap is due to “genetics." Edward Morton, a board member of the State University System of Florida, was responding to data presented to the board Tuesday that showed female....



Facial Injectables Market to Reach $17.2 Billion by 2025 - Fueled by Advancements in Facial Rejuvenation Procedures - Research and Markets

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:57:00 +0200

report to their offering. "Facial Injectables Market Analysis By Product (Collagen, Hyaluronic Acid, Botulinum Toxin Type A, Calcium Hydroxylapatite, Polymer Fillers), By Application (Aesthetics, Therapeutics), By Region, And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025" The global facial injectables market is expected to reach USD 17.



Summa Health holds raffle to benefit community cancer support services

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:53:00 +0200

Traci Peltz, a cancer survivor who received treatment at Summa Health, was the inspiration for a raffle that will benefit Summa Health Cancer Institute. The winner of the raffle with win a house custom built by Schalmo Homes or a cash prize. Traci Peltz, a cancer survivor who received treatment at....



A Unique Amino Acid For Brain Cancer Therapy

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:36:00 +0200

Once delivered into the body, the Ru-complexes accumulate in tumor cell lysosomes, which are sacs that are present inside of all cells. A light source, such as a laser, activates the complexes, which then generate ROS, and this in turn causes the cells to die -- necrosis or apoptosis.



The expression and molecular functions of LRIG proteins in cancer and psoriasis

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:31:00 +0200

Sammanfattning: The leucine-rich repeats and immunoglobulin-like domains (LRIG) family consists of three integral membrane proteins that are important in human cancer. LRIG1 is a negative regulator of growth factor signaling. Its expression is associated with longer survival in several cancer types,....



Microfluidic based isolation of circulating tumor cells from whole blood for cancer diagnostics

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:31:00 +0200

Sammanfattning: Detection of circulating tumor cells (CTC) in peripheral blood is indicative of early recognition of tumor progression and such an important biomarker for early diagnosis, staging, monitoring and prognosis of cancer. However, CTC are found in very low concentrations and reliable isolation of these rare cells is challenging.



MSNBC Host Fudges Facts On Planned Parenthood [VIDEO]

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:28:00 +0200

MSNBC host Stephanie Ruhle incorrectly stated Friday that Planned Parenthood has had “huge increases” in the number of essential women’s health services they provide. Florida Rep. Francis Rooney was arguing for defunding Planned Parenthood on “Velshi & Ruhle,” and stated that Planned Parenthood has....



Amgen Receives Positive CHMP Opinion To Expand Use Of Mimpara® (cinacalcet) For The Treatment Of Secondary Hyperparathyroidism In Certain Children With End-Stage Renal Disease On Dialysis

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:25:00 +0200

The Marketing Authorization Application for Mimpara was based on studies Amgen began in 2007 to assess the use of Mimpara in pediatric secondary HPT patients, who have very few treatment options. The CHMP positive opinion will now be reviewed by the European Commission , which has the authority to approve medicines for the European Union (EU) .



More Breast Cancers Were Diagnosed At Early Stage After Affordable Care Act Took Effect

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:25:00 +0200

The increases in Stage 1 diagnoses were higher among African American and Latina breast cancer patients, compared to white patients. The study by Abigail Silva, PhD, MPH , and colleagues is published in the journal Cancer Epidemiology . Silva is an assistant professor in the of Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.



Genes, ozone, and autism

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:25:00 +0200

"Autism, like most human diseases, is complex," said Scott B. Selleck, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at Penn State and one of the leaders of the research team. "There are probably hundreds, if not thousands, of genes involved and up until now -- with very few exceptions -- these....



3 Growth Stocks for Bright Investors

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:24:00 +0200

Experienced investors in search of growth know to look beyond current trends and market momentum or rely on pundit's expectations. Today's results are important to consider, of course, but for bright investors, it's the future that matters, and the futures of NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) , electronics....



New Oncology Launch Study Probes the Investment and Staffing Levels Needed to Successfully Launch a Cancer Drug in the United States

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:20:00 +0200

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- New cancer therapies continue to make their way through the development and approval process in the United States as part of the oncology therapeutic area's resurgence. But the variety of cancer product types – single indication versus second....



New research suggests link between reovirus and celiac disease

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:17:00 +0200

After a short hiatus from my blog, I am back! I took this break unintentionally, which stemmed from the stresses of finishing college, but I am now graduated with a BA in Mass Communication from University of Maine! I finally feel ready to dive back into my blog.



First order of business: Honorary Mission Police Chief Alex Goodwin declares 'Big Monster Day'

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:13:00 +0200

Chris Oberholtz MISSION, KS -- There's a new police chief in town. Alexander Goodwin is a cancer survivor from England. The 10-year-old is using his new position in Mission to make people smile. When the City Council declared Alexander an honorary police chief this week, his first order of business was one that caught some people off guard.



Expansion of GMO salmon facility approved by province

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:03:00 +0200

Any escapes from the Aqua Bounty hatchery in Rollo Bay West must be reported to government. By Brian Higgins, The expansion of the hatchery in Rollo Bay West will provide AquaBounty with capacity to produce 250 metric tonnes a year of genetically modified salmon. (CBC) A P.E.I.



Blood May Indicate Brain Cancer 5 Years Before Diagnosis

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:56:00 +0200

Detectable changes in blood may provide a tell-tale sign of brain cancer nearly five years before a person experiences any symptoms, according to a new study. Researchers found that changes in immune activity, as seen in blood, were present long before a brain cancer diagnosis.