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Growing Human Brain Cells in the Lab

Growing Human Brain Cells in the Lab

Li Gan, PhD, wants to find treatments to help patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Like most researchers, she’s hit a few major roadblocks. When researchers like Gan find potential new drugs, they must be tested on human cells to confirm they…

Deepak Srivastava Appointed President of Gladstone Institutes

Deepak Srivastava Appointed President of Gladstone Institutes

Deepak Srivastava, MD, has been appointed president of Gladstone Institutes, thus succeeding outgoing President R. Sanders (Sandy) Williams, MD. Srivastava’s term will begin on Jan. 1, 2018. He is currently a senior investigator and director of the Gladstone Institute of…

Unique Meeting in London to Shift Focus From Treatment to Prevention of Disease

Unique Meeting in London to Shift Focus From Treatment to Prevention of Disease

The program for the first assembly of the World Congress on Targeting Metabesity is now available at www.metabesity2017.com. Metabesity refers to the major public health challenges—cardiovascular disease, cancer, dementia, diabetes and the aging process itself—all of which share metabolic roots. These…

Gaining Momentum: BASi Adds Candace Rohde-Johnson as Director of in Vivo Products and Services

Gaining Momentum: BASi Adds Candace Rohde-Johnson as Director of in Vivo Products and Services

 Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BASI) (“BASi” or the “Company”) today announced the addition of Candace Rohde-Johnson as Director of In Vivo Products and Services. Ms. Rohde-Johnson will lead BASi’s In Vivo Products and Services Team with a focus on accelerating sales…

A Novel Biomarker for Multiple Sclerosis

An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine (Volume 242, Issue 15, September 2017) identifies Opioid Growth Factor (OGF) as a novel biomarker for the onset and progression of multiple sclerosis (MS). The study, led by Dr. Patricia McLaughlin, Professor…

Advancing Healthcare and Clinical Research With Blockchain: Florence and Verady Form Partnership

Florence, the company advancing clinical research through software, and Verady, the Blockchain asset assurance company, today announced a partnership to develop applications harnessing Blockchain for advancing healthcare and clinical research. The announcement takes place at the Distributed:Health conference in Nashville, Tennessee, the leading conference exploring healthcare innovation through Blockchain. Florence…

Governor Christie Visits the Center for Great Expectations, Somerset, New Jersey on Opioid Epidemic

Governor Christie Visits the Center for Great Expectations, Somerset, New Jersey on Opioid Epidemic

Just three days after announcing a $ 200M initiative to fight heroin, Governor Christie returns to visit The Center for Great Expectations (CGE), a 501(c)(3), located in Somerset, New Jersey. The Center for Great Expectations is one of a handful of programs in…

Patients With Unsolved Diseases Could Be Treated Sooner Than Expected

Patients With Unsolved Diseases Could Be Treated Sooner Than Expected

In the United States, developing a new pharmaceutical drug can cost between $160 million and $2.5 billion. This high price tag is one of the reasons many deadly conditions remain without an effective treatment. When a drug is first designed,…

BASi Strengthens Preclinical PK/PD Leadership With the Hiring of James E. Burleigh as Director of Operations, Preclinical PK/PD

BASi Strengthens Preclinical PK/PD Leadership With the Hiring of James E. Burleigh as Director of Operations, Preclinical PK/PD

Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BASI) ("BASi" or the "Company") today announced the addition of James E. Burleigh as Director of Operations, Preclinical PK/PD. "With his vast experience and impeccable reputation, we are incredibly pleased to have Jim Burleigh join the BASi…

InDevR Licenses Mount Sinai Influenza Antibodies for VaxArray® Neuraminidase Potency Assay

InDevR Licenses Mount Sinai Influenza Antibodies for VaxArray® Neuraminidase Potency Assay

​​InDevR, a Boulder-based progressive analytical technology and life science instrumentation company today announced that it has entered into an exclusive, world-wide license agreement for monoclonal antibodies developed by scientists at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. The license agreement…

20 Pioneers Under 40 in Environmental Public Health

Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE), a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating people on the ways in which the environment impacts human health and well-being, will feature the work of the next generation of environmental health scientists and advocates in…

Pinnacle Sciences, Set to Shake Up and Shock Respiratory Market

Pinnacle Sciences, Set to Shake Up and Shock Respiratory Market

Pinnacle Sciences, a U.K.-based diverse research and development company, released today news of its latest development, the highly portable, battery-operated Ventilating Mask. A market first, the device is unique in that it provides many modes of therapies —  and as…

New device reveals spinning head of sperm and gives scientists clearest view of its 3-D motion

New device reveals spinning head of sperm and gives scientists clearest view of its 3-D motion

Scientists have been observing sperm cells since the invention of the optical microscope. But surprisingly little has been known about sperm swimming patterns in 3-D – information that could help and improve scientists’ understanding of the biophysics of sperm locomotion,…

On a Quest to Improve Treatments for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

On a Quest to Improve Treatments for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

​Scientist Shomyseh Sanjabi, PhD, joined the Gladstone Institutes seven years ago, and she brought with her a special type of mice that develop inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Coincidentally, microbiome expert Katherine Pollard, PhD, was looking for a model to study…

BASi and JOANNEUM RESEARCH Enter Into Collaboration to Commercialize Open Flow Microperfusion Technology

BASi and JOANNEUM RESEARCH Enter Into Collaboration to Commercialize Open Flow Microperfusion Technology

Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BASI) ("BASi" or the "Company"), a recognized global leader in the development of instrumentation for microdialysis and in vivo sampling in animal models, today announced that it has entered into a collaborative agreement with JOANNEUM RESEARCH to commercialize…

The Next Step in Treating Gait and Walking Functions in Older Adults

The Next Step in Treating Gait and Walking Functions in Older Adults

​​​​Gait, or the way one walks, is a critical aspect of our lives as it defines our capacity to walk and keep our balance. Gait impairments and dementia often coexist in older adults and patients with neurodegenerative diseases. Both conditions…

BASi Announces New Universal Caging System for Automated Sampling With Focus on Researcher-Friendly Design

BASi Announces New Universal Caging System for Automated Sampling With Focus on Researcher-Friendly Design

Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BASI) (“BASi” or the “Company”) today announced the launch of its Universal Caging System that is compatible with all BASi Culex® Automated In vivo Sampling Systems and BASi Raturn™ Movement Response Systems.   Intended for murine species and guinea pigs, the Universal Cage was designed with a…

Medical Cannabis and Reduced Prescription Use

Medical Cannabis and Reduced Prescription Use

In a soon-to-be published article in the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, University of New Mexico researchers, in collaboration with a private clinic, followed patients who enrolled voluntarily in the New Mexico state medical cannabis program and found that they significantly reduced their utilization…

A Plant Based Delivery System for Anti-Cancer Drugs

An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine (Volume 242, Issue 14, August 2017) reports that a plant virus-based system can be used to deliver anti-cancer drugs. The study, led by Dr. Nicole Steinmetz in the Department of Biomedical Engineering…

Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. Supports Pan-Mass Challenge Ride

Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. Supports Pan-Mass Challenge Ride

Michael Ruszkowski, husband of Vimala Ruszkowski, an attorney with Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. is riding in his fourth Pan-Mass Challenge. The New Haven, Connecticut based law firm’s employees have made donations in support of Mike’s efforts. The Pan-Mass Challenge is…

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