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07:14 EDT 20th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech has a research platform centered on understanding the "disease triangle" of host-pathogen-environment interactions in plants, humans and other animals. By successfully channeling innovation into transdisciplinary approaches that combine information technology and biology, researchers at VBI are addressing some of today's key challenges in the biomedical, environmental and plant sciences. https://www.vbi.vt.edu/


News Articles [1040 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Virginia Tech biochemists dip into the health benefits of olives and olive oil

(Virginia Tech) Virginia Tech research team discovered that the olive-derived compound oleuropein helps prevent type 2 diabetes.

Child safety or parental duty: New study maps out core concepts in the vaccination debate

(Virginia Tech) 'A single phrase can conjure up completely different images in our minds, depending on how that concept is organized in our mental models,' said Samarth Swarup, a research assistant pr...

Research finds common household chemicals lead to birth defects in mice

(Virginia Tech) A new study at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) and the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech has found a connection between common hou...

New force measurement platform provides window to study cardiovascular disease

(Virginia Tech) Virginia Tech and University of Pittsburgh researchers have developed a method to study the role of biomechanical forces and their disruption in diseased pathologies using relevant pla...

Federal snack program does not yield expected impacts, Virginia Tech researchers find

(Virginia Tech) The research team examined the US Department of Agriculture's Smart Snacks in School regulation. The federal mandate was intended to replace unhealthy school snacks and beverages with ...

Federal snack program does not yield expected impacts, researchers find

A well-intentioned government regulation designed to offer healthier options in school vending machines has failed to instill better snacking habits in a sample of schools in Appalachian Virginia, acc...

Salmon to head Virginia Tech’s new business engagement center

Brandy Salmon, a former director and program lead at RTI International, has joined Virginia Tech as executive director of the university’s new business engagement center. Her appointment was effecti...

Study finds link between common household chemicals and birth defects in mice

A new study at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech has found a connection between common household chemicals and bi...

PubMed Articles [68 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Collaborative Public Health Investigation of Clenbuterol-Adulterated Heroin Outbreak-Richmond, Virginia, March-April 2015.

In March 2015, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) was alerted by the Virginia Poison Center of a 6-patient cluster treated for severe clinical presentations after using heroin. Patients' symptoms...

Acute Health Effects After the Elk River Chemical Spill, West Virginia, January 2014.

On January 9, 2014, approximately 10 000 gallons of a mixture of 4-methylcyclohexanemethanol and propylene glycol phenyl ether spilled into West Virginia's Elk River, contaminating the potable water...

Assessment of Impact and Recovery Needs in Communities Affected by the Elk River Chemical Spill, West Virginia, April 2014.

In January 2014, 4-methylcyclohexanemethanol spilled into the Elk River near Charleston, West Virginia, contaminating the water supply for about 120 000 households. The West Virginia American Water ...

Psychometric Properties of the Turkish Version of the University of Virginia Parent Low Blood Sugar Survey.

The aim of this study was to perform the Turkish adaptation study of the University of Virginia Parent Low Blood Sugar Survey (P-LBSS).

Spontaneous neoplasms in captive Virginia opossums ( Didelphis virginiana): a retrospective case series (1989-2014) and review of the literature.

This retrospective project summarizes the types of neoplasms identified in Virginia opossums ( Didelphis virginiana) presented to the University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine (UTCVM) po...

Clinical Trials [80 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Effectiveness of TECH: Tablet Enhancement of Cognition and Health

This study assess the effectiveness of novel cognitive intervention utilizing tablet apps (TECH protocol: Tablet Enhancement of Cognition and Health) to improve cognitive abilities, daily ...

The Feasibility of TECH: Tablet Enhancement of Cognition and Health for Healthy Adults

This study assess the feasibility of novel cognitive intervention utilizing tablet apps (TECH protocol: Tablet Enhancement of Cognition and Health) in terms of relevance, adherence, suitab...

Study to Evaluate Implant Survival Rate of Astra Tech Fixture ST in the Posterior Maxilla With One-stage Surgery and Early Loading

The purpose of this study is primarily to evaluate implant survival rate of Astra Tech Fixture ST placed in the posterior maxilla. A one-stage surgical protocol will be used and the implan...

AL-2 MP-1 (Polyimide) Acetabular Liner

M.M.A.TECH Ltd. product is an Acetabular Liner Family produced of an advanced polyimide - MP-1™. M.M.A.TECH Ltd. produces the Liners according to EN ISO 13485:2012 approved manufacturin...

Effects of Shroom Tech Sport Supplementation and Concurrent Training

This study will examine how the supplement Shroom Tech Sport (STS) affects body composition and different performance and health measures over the course of 12 weeks. The supplement will b...

Companies [657 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Virginia Tech

The Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech has a research platform centered on understanding the "disease triangle" of host-pathogen-environment interactions in plants, humans and ot...

NDLTD

The concept of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) was first openly discussed at a 1987 meeting in Ann Arbor arranged by UMI, and attended by representatives of Virginia Tech (Ed Fox from Compu...

Virginia Interactive

Virginia.gov is a mutually beneficial contractual relationship established between the Virginia Information Technology Agency’s (VITA) and Virginia Interactive, LLC. V...

Virginia Biotechnology Association

The Virginia Biotechnology Association (VaBIO) is the 200-member statewide non-profit organization that promotes the scientific and economic impact of the life sciences industry in the Commonwealth of...

TECHLAB®, Inc.

The founders of TECHLAB® began their work on Clostridium difficile and its toxins back in the late 1970's and early 1980's. This work was done at the Anaerobe Laboratory at Virginia Tech. The VPI Ana...

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