The Medical News

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The Integra Mediajet provides perfect preparation of petri dishes

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:55:52 -0500

Compact in design - MEDIAJET from INTEGRA offers the unique flexibility to fill Petri dishes of various sizes, Petri dishes with two compartments or test tubes of various diameters and length.

UCL invest in Postnova Analytics fractionation system to develop nanoscale drug delivery vehicles

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:48:34 -0500

Postnova Analytics reports on the recent investment by the Department of Chemistry at University College London (UCL) in an AF2000 Field Flow Fractionation System to assist them in their development of novel nanoscale vehicles for drug delivery.

Research unlocks potential new therapies for inflammatory diseases

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:56:00 -0500

Macrophages are frontline cells in our immune system. They detect microbial invaders and also tissue injury and then mount an appropriate response needed to clear the infection and repair the damaged tissue.

New study examines parenting strategies that may influence children's disruptive behaviour

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:44:34 -0500

A new study has examined the interaction between coparenting and coercive parenting in predicting children's disruptive behaviour.

Milk from genetically-altered goats may trigger less severe allergic reactions, study finds

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:29:13 -0500

The presence of the allergen β-Lactoglobulin (BLG) in the milk of goats and other ungulates restricts the consumption of goat's milk by humans.

New report estimates global burden of cancer cases and deaths in 2015

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:10:34 -0500

In 2015, there were an estimated 17.5 million cancer cases around the globe and 8.7 million deaths, according to a new report from the Global Burden of Disease Cancer Collaboration published online by JAMA Oncology.

New study urges caution in use of mannitol challenge test for asthma

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:05:17 -0500

A new study urges caution in the use of the mannitol challenge test for asthma in non-clinical settings.

Research finds promising therapeutic target for recovery of ejaculation in men after spinal cord injury

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:02:20 -0500

New research provides insights on how to restore the ability to ejaculate in men who are not able to do so.

Bedfont Scientific clears FDA follow-up audit

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:04:00 -0500

Bedfont Scientific, a local medical device manufacturer specialising in breath analysis, is pleased to announce that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has completed a successful inspection at its premises.

Bedfont Scientific signs OEM deal with Laborie for Gastrolyzer range of breath monitors

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:00:52 -0500

Laborie, an international leader in medical devices but notably gastroenterology, has signed an OEM agreement with Bedfont Scientific for their Gastrolyzer range of hydrogen and methane breath monitors.