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NIH awards $5.9M in grants for frontotemporal degeneration research

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 01:34 PM

The NIH will award three large, five-year projects on a specific form of dementia, known as frontotemporal because of the areas of the brain that are affected. The projects, funded by the NIH's National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), will receive more than $5.9 million for 2014.

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Quest Diagnostics names Franklin R. Cockerill VP, chief laboratory officer

Thursday, October 9, 2014 11:10 AM

Quest Diagnostics, a provider of diagnostic information services, has announced that Franklin R. Cockerill, III, M.D., has joined the company as vice president and chief laboratory officer, effective Oct. 1.

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Second Genome, Mayo Clinic collaborate to develop microbiome therapeutics

Thursday, October 9, 2014 09:00 AM

Second Genome, a South San Francisco, Calif.-based developer of novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, has entered into an extensive partnership with the Minnesota-based Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine to support the development of therapeutic products for multiple disease indications, starting with inflammatory bowel disease, metabolic disorders and colorectal cancer.

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National MS Society invests nearly $19 million in MS research

Thursday, October 2, 2014 02:16 PM

The National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society has committed nearly $19 million to support an expected 54 new MS research projects. These are part of a comprehensive research strategy aimed at stopping MS, restoring function that has been lost and ending the disease forever.

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Healthcare Leadership Council profiles inVentiv Health

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 10:00 AM

inVentiv Health, a global provider of best-in-class clinical, commercial and consulting services, has announced a cutting-edge inVentiv program for managing the care of chronic kidney disease has been included in a compilation of breakthrough innovations helping transform the American healthcare system.

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Mayo, Sanford-Burnham extend collaborative agreement

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 10:10 AM

Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute and the Mayo Clinic signed a new collaborative agreement to build a pipeline of therapeutic drugs aimed at a variety of diseases with serious unmet medical needs.

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Mayo Clinic researchers identify new enzyme to fight Alzheimer's

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 12:58 PM

An enzyme that could represent a powerful new tool for combating Alzheimer's disease has been discovered by researchers at Mayo Clinic in Florida.

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PCORI seeks input on draft methodology report

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 11:08 AM

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), an independent nonprofit organization authorized by Congress, has opened a public comment period for its draft Methodology Report,which proposes standards for the conduct of patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR).

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ImmunAid completes Round 1 funding for immune cycle concept

Friday, April 13, 2012 01:51 PM

ImmunAid, a private Australian-based biotech, has successfully completed its first capital raising over $1 million from independent arm's-length investors in the U.S., Europe and Australia.

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NinePoint Medical initiates trial of imaging system for esophagus

Tuesday, March 6, 2012 06:10 AM

NinePoint Medical, a developer of medical devices for in vivo pathology, has initiated a clinical trial to evaluate high-resolution optical imaging of Barrett’s esophagus using its proprietary Nvision VLE Imaging System, which received 510(k) clearance from the FDA earlier this year.

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