Is digital the future of medicine?

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Digital medicine has been thrust into the spotlight because of the pandemic and the media hype is in overdrive. A study of some 16m American ones just reported in jama Internal Medicine , a journal, found that their use of telemedicine surged 30-fold between January and June.

Prime Medicine raises $315M to fuel 'search-and-replace' gene editing work

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Formed around research from the Broad Institute's David Liu and Andrew Anzalone, Prime has attracted significant funding from a wide range of high-profile biotech backers

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Personalized medicine supply chain highly complex: Marken

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A clinical trial logistics expert discusses specialized concerns involved in transporting cell and gene products and other personalized medicine items.

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Lilly pays $880M for Prevail, pushing further into genetic medicine

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The acquisition marks a significant bet by Lilly on gene therapy's potential to address tough-to-treat neurological disorders like Parkinson's disease

Most patients confident in personalized medicine: survey

Outsourcing Pharma

A recent survey conducted by dosing technology firm found that the vast majority (85%) of patients think that personalized medicine stands to improve care.

A new startup gets Takeda's backing to take complex genetic medicines 'off the shelf'

Bio Pharma Dive

Ensoma Therapeutics debuts with a lucrative alliance with the Japanese pharma and an unusual way to deliver genetic medicines into the body

Obesity represents a catastrophic failure of government policy, public health, and medicine

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The post Obesity represents a catastrophic failure of government policy, public health, and medicine. SUMMARY: Obesity has many causes, and while we would like to think the answer is as easy as people exercising more and eating less, it isn’t that simple.

Blockchain: Ready to revolutionise medicinal cannabis research?

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” Therefore human beings have known the medicinal properties of cannabis since Emperor Marcus Aurelius was jotting down pithy advice for stoics between battles on the Rhine. The post Blockchain: Ready to revolutionise medicinal cannabis research?

Journal of Nuclear Medicine impact factor surges more than 27%

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JNM ranks third among all medical imaging journals Credit: SNMMI The Journal of Nuclear Medicine has again achieved the highest impact factor ever in its history, now ranking third among all medical journals worldwide, according to new data just released in the 2020 Journal Citation Reports.

NHS England unveils new Innovative Medicine Fund

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The new fund will build upon the Cancer Drugs Fund to fast-track access to promising new treatments

Bioengineered hybrid muscle fiber for regenerative medicine

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Wishing You More Affordable Medicine This Christmas

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With some stops and starts, this blog has become far more focused on policy, regulatory matters, law and politics — and less on everyday consumer issues relating to drug prices.

Lundquist investigator Chang’s study in JAMA Internal Medicine

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Comprehensive clinical sequencing opens door to the promise of precision medicine

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Cancer cancer Gene Therapy Genes Genetics Medicine/HealthJude Children’s Research Hospital study highlights the power of comprehensive whole genome, whole exome and RNA sequencing to better understand and treat each patient’s cancer Credit: St.

Stallergenes Greer Showcases Precision Medicine at 2021 EAACI Congress

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AI Disease Modeling Supports Precision Medicine for Cancer

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Precision medicine has offered a lot of hope for the treatment of cancer, as it makes it possible to tackle the multi-faceted disease with a more personalized, patient-specific approach. Could AI and precision medicine work together in the fight against cancer?

New patent for Blueprint Medicines drug AYVAKIT

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Annual Drug Patent Expirations for AYVAKIT Ayvakit is a drug marketed by Blueprint Medicines and is included in one NDA. The post New patent for Blueprint Medicines drug AYVAKIT appeared first on DrugPatentWatch - Make Better Decisions.

Essential Medicines and Patents

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Mark Schultz and Jaci McDole recently used DrugPatentWatch to complete a report on recent trends in the latest editions of the world health organization essential medicines list. The post Essential Medicines and Patents appeared first on DrugPatentWatch - Make Better Decisions.

Precision medicine becomes more accessible for Australians with cancer

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Students win kudos for sports medicine research

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– UMass Lowell students testing a new device that could transform the way heart-rate data is collected have won praise for their work from the American College of Sports Medicine. SCIENCE EDUCATION Cardiology Diagnostics Graduate/Postgraduate Education Health Care Medicine/Health Neurobiology Public Health Pulmonary/Respiratory Medicine Sports Medicine UndergraduateStudy of heart-rate sensor earns praise for UMass Lowell team LOWELL, Mass.

Foundation Medicine Announces Executive Leadership Transition

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Foundation Medicine Announces Executive Leadership Transition Foundation Medicine Announces Executive Leadership Transition CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Foundation Medicine, Inc.

EHR alerts go unread, do not lead to deprescribing of medicines linked to dementia

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Frontier Medicines Raises $88.5 Million to Advance Chemoproteomics Program

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?Frontier Medicines will support the continued development of the company’s chemoproteomics drug discovery program, including lead asset, an inhibitor of KRASG12C

Which Career Combines DNA Technology and Medicine?

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Which career combines DNA technology and medicine? The answer to that question is medical genetics and the job titles involved around it. Some of the examples are clinical geneticists, genetics counselors and clinical laboratory geneticists

Soft X-ray method promises nanocarrier breakthroughs for smart medicine

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Foundation Medicine wins FDA OK for pan-tumor test as liquid biopsy market heats up

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The approval for the FoundationOne Liquid CDx follows the agency's nod earlier this month for Guardant Health's next-generation sequencing diagnostic

OncoNano Medicine Raises ~$50 Million in Series B Financing

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OncoNano Medicine Raises ~$50 Million in Series B Financing OncoNano Medicine Raises ~$50 Million in Series B Financing Financing round led by Advantech healthcare investment team Funds will support Phase 3 program for pegsitacianine and IND-enabling activities for ONM-501 SOUTHLAKE, … Continue reading → Business Wire

NHS sets aside £340m for new Innovative Medicines Fund

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NHS England has matched its financial backing of the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) with an equivalent pot of money for a new Innovative Medicines Fund (IMF) that will provide early access to cutting-edge medicines like cell and gene therapies.

Researchers call for clarity on the definition of medicine misuse

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Medicine misuse is a public health issue, but the term has different meanings to people in different settings. A recent analysis of published studies provides a comprehensive overview of the terms and definitions used to characterize medicine misuse. Chemistry AND Physics Internal Medicine Medicine/Health Pharmaceutical Chemistry Pharmaceutical Science Public Health

Could personalised medicine change treatment for migraine?

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The concept of personalised medicine is becoming established in cancer, with an increasing number of drugs targeting specific mutations making it to market. The post Could personalised medicine change treatment for migraine?

Larimar Therapeutics Receives European Medicines Agency Priority Medicines (PRIME) Designation for CTI-1601 in Friedreich’s Ataxia

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Larimar Therapeutics Receives European Medicines Agency Priority Medicines (PRIME) Designation for CTI-1601 in Friedreich’s Ataxia Larimar Therapeutics Receives European Medicines Agency Priority Medicines (PRIME) Designation for CTI-1601 in Friedreich’s Ataxia BALA CYNWYD, Pa.,

Baylor College of Medicine neuroscientist and geneticist recognized for re

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Chemistry AND Physics Addiction Behavior Diet/Body Weight Eating Disorders/Obesity Medicine/Health Neurobiology Neurochemistry Nutrition/NutrientsNeuroscientist and Geneticist Benjamin Arenkiel, Ph.D.,

Feinstein Institutes Receives $3.7M NIH Support for Bioelectronic Medicine Research

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NIH Support for Bioelectronic Medicine Research Feinstein Institutes Receives $3.7M NIH Support for Bioelectronic Medicine Research Dr. Kevin J. Feinstein Institutes Receives $3.7M

CHMP puts eight new medicines forward for EU approval

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First one-time gene therapy for CALD among latest recommendations

Human Rights Day: Safe and Affordable Imported Medicine and the Internet

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Human rights include access to safe and affordable medicines, such as through importation of a more affordable drug ordered over the Internet. The aspirational document supports the idea that principles of human rights should definitely apply to how we address access to medicine.

Modernizing Medicine Acquires TRAKnet to Accelerate Innovation in Podiatry

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Fourth Bioelectronic Medicine Summit Showcases Broad Innovation

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New pandemic medicine course helped MCG adapt during COVID-19

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As Lebanon’s Crisis Deepens, Lines for Fuel Grow, and Food and Medicine Are Scarce

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The World Bank said the financial crisis could rank among the world’s three worst since the mid-1800s. The currency has lost more than 90 percent of its value and unemployment has skyrocketed.

OU College of medicine partners with US Department of Defense

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The future of genomic medicine: can it fulfil its promises?

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Here he gives us a deeper look at how genomic medicine is evolving and the barriers that are preventing it from reaching its full potential. At that time, we thought this would be the holy grail for medicine. Now, however, the field is changing with respect to genomic medicine.

Rheos Medicines Appoints Industry Leader, John Davis, Jr., M.D., M.P.H., M.S., to Board of Directors

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Rheos Medicines Appoints Industry Leader, John Davis, Jr., to Board of Directors Rheos Medicines Appoints Industry Leader, John Davis, Jr., M.P.H., M.S., M.P.H., M.S., to Board of Directors CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS

Penn Medicine researchers discover a rare genetic form of dementia

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Credit: Edward Lee PHILADELPHIA — A new, rare genetic form of dementia has been discovered by a team of Penn Medicine researchers. Medicine & Health Alzheimer Cell Biology Death/Dying Genetics Medicine/Health Mortality/Longevity Neurobiology