Microbiome Likely Not a Causal Factor for Autism, Suggests Largest Study
A new study challenges the idea that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) may be causally influenced by childhood gut microbiota.
Difficulty processing speech may be an effect of dyslexia, not a cause
The cognitive skills used to learn how to ride a bike may be the key to a more accurate understanding of developmental dyslexia. And, they may lead to improved interventions.
Tm Bioscience to Supply PathGroup with Tag-It™ Reagents
Using the reagents from Tm Bioscience, PathGroup have developed an upgraded CF assay.
NIH Renews Its Pharmacogenetics Research Network
The NIH anticipates spending $150 million over five years to renew its Pharmacogenetics Research Network.
Duke Researchers Uncover Genetic Link to Stroke After Heart Surgery
Patients with a specific combination of polymorphisms in genes responsible for the production of C-reactive protein (CRP) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) suffered stroke at three times higher rate.
Patent Application for Biomarker-based Method to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease
The patent application is being filed in conjunction with major research institutions in the Houston area, with Power3 having an exclusive license to commercialize the technology involved.
Ciphergen and University of Kentucky Partner in the Fight Against Ovarian Cancer
Ciphergen will provide its suite of proteomic solutions designed for biomarker discovery and development of assays, to analyze patients' tumor cyst fluid and blood samples collected at University of Kentucky Healthcare.
Scientists Investigate Drugs for Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease
Scientists have announced that they are investigating a class of pharmaceuticals that may well improve memory function, including those with Alzheimer's disease, and address some of the underlying causes of memory loss rather than today's drugs that simply treat symptoms.
Nonlinear Dynamics releases next generation of phoretix™ Array image analysis software