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Wednesday 16th January 2019

FreedomCare's Facial Recognition Technology Combats Healthcare Fraud

Fighting fraud? There's now an app for that—and it's poised to transform the healthcare industry. FreedomCare is New York’s leading organization for the Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP)—known nationally as self-directed care. This revolutionary home healthcare program has transformed the lives of over 35,000 sick or elde...

Kentucky’s Tweaked Medicaid Work Requirement Rules Face Fresh Court Challenge

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's first attempt to add work requirements to Kentucky's Medicaid program were blocked by a federal judge. Bevin reworked the rules and was re-approved by the Trump administration to move forward with the changes. Now, residents are trying to thwart this second attempt at implementing the requirements.

Director appointed to Health Innovation Campus

Lancaster University is pleased to announce that Dr Sherry Kothari will be the new Director of its Health Innovation Campus. She will join the University in September to lead the Health Innovation Campus (HIC) where health experts will work collaboratively with businesses and the health sector to tackle the biggest challenge in healthcare today - helping people to live as long and as healthily as...

Asymmetrex Article for Parent’s Guide to Cord Blood Describes New Solution for the Stem Cell Counting Problem

Now in its fifth month, Massachusetts stem cell biotechnology company Asymmetrex continues its campaign to increase awareness of the adult tissue stem cell counting problem in stem cell medicine. Now targeting patients and patient advocacy groups, for the month of January, the company’s director is featured on the Parents’ Guide to Cord Blood website with a news article that describes the comp...

Tuesday 15th January 2019

Sandoz Selects Three Finalists for Healthcare Access Challenge (Sandoz HACk) From Over 400 Global Entries

SOURCE: Novartis SUMMARY:Competition generated ideas from more than 400 entrants in 80 countries – three shortlisted entrants from Uganda, the US and the Netherlands Three finalists shared innovative uses of artificial intelligence, mobile apps and digital therapeutics to address local healthcare access challenges Finalists will participate in a four-day “accelerator event” in March, collabo...

Novartis CEO Who Wanted To Bring Tech Into Pharma Now Explains Why It's So Hard

We need to bring our best technology – biological and digital – and our most creative people together to work on this monumental challenge. One clear take-away from the Narasimhan interview: pharma is at the very earliest stages of figuring out how to do this.

VC Funding for Digital Health Reaches $9.5 Billion in 2018, up 32 Percent YoY

Mercom Capital Group, a global communications and research firm, released its annual report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in Digital Health / Healthcare Information Technology for 2018. Mercom’s comprehensive report covers deals of all sizes from around the world. Full Report Global venture cap...

New JAMA Report, Initiated by AAAAI and Others, Provides Recommendations for Evaluating and Managing Penicillin Allergy

Verifying the accuracy of a documented penicillin allergy can improve treatment outcomes, avoid spread of antibiotic resistance MILWAUKEE (PRWEB) January 15, 2019 While more than 32 million individuals in the United States have a documented penicillin allergy in their medical record, studies have shown that over 95% can actually be treated safely with this class of antibiotics, improving treatmen...

Bioharmony Therapeutics and Boehringer Ingelheim Collaborate to Advance Bacteriophage Lysin Therapeutics for the Treatment of Multi-Drug Resistant Bacterial Infections

Collaboration aims to develop first-in-class therapies for treatment resistant hospital acquired bacterial infections caused by Acinetobacter baumannii Infectious diseases are an area of interest of Boehringer Ingelheim’s Research Beyond Borders (RBB) department, which explores emerging science and technology beyond the co...

TCF/LEF dependent and independent transcriptional regulation of Wnt/{beta}-catenin target genes

During canonical Wnt signalling, the activity of nuclear β-catenin is largely mediated by the TCF/LEF family of transcription factors. To challenge this view, we used the CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing approach to generate HEK 293T cell clones lacking all four TCF/LEF genes. By performing unbiased whole transcriptome sequencing analysis, we found that a subset of β-catenin transcriptional ta...

Dissidents under authoritarian rule: Staying anonymous yet trustworthy

Minority and dissident communities face a perplexing challenge in countries with authoritarian governments. They need to remain anonymous to avoid persecution, but also must establish a trustworthy identity in their communications. An interdisciplinary group of researchers has designed an application to meet both of these requirements.

Now Happening for the 2019 iaedp Symposium: Professionals Choice Vote for “Imagine Me” Mannequin Art Competition

The poll is officially open for the Professionals Choice Award, where the iaedp™ Foundation invites its members, other eating disorder professionals and the general public to vote for their favorite Mannequin Art Entry in this year’s premier art competition -- the “Imagine Me Beyond What You See.” PEKIN, Ill. (PRWEB) January 15, 2019 The poll is officially open for the Professionals Choic...

Peduli Sihat Health Screening in Collaboration with DoctorOnCall

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A community health screening event was held in Pandamaran on 16th  December 2018 as part of the Peduli Sihat scheme by the Selangor government and in collaboration with, Malaysia's first telehealth service provider. The programme was aimed to promote awareness amongst the community about the importance of keeping t...

Monday 14th January 2019

Study: 'Post-normal' science requires unorthodox communication strategies

Proposals to fight malaria by 'driving' genes that slow its spread through mosquitoes is a high-risk, high-reward technology that presents a challenge to science journalists, according to a new report aimed at stimulating a fruitful, realistic public discussion of 'post-normal' science and technology.

Local Resident to Compete in the Incredible World Marathon Challenge in Support of Orthopaedic Institute for Children

“I’m Running for Children Who Can’t,” Says Rancho Palos Verdes Resident Shirley Parry Who Will Run 7 Marathons in 7 Days Across 7 Continents Some people run for glory. Some people run for gold. One Southern California woman is running the ultimate challenge for the ultimate good. Rancho Palos Verdes resident Shirley Parry lat...

TCS’ ‘Ignite Innovation Student Challenge’ Enters Final Week

New Tata Consultancy Services and Discovery Education Competition from the Computational Thinking Curriculum “Ignite My Future in School” Sparks Youth Innovation, Digital Exploration and Sustainable Solutions to Improve Our World SOURCE: Discovery Education DESCRIPTION:Tata Consultancy Services, a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, and Discovery Educati...

Patient Safety Panel to Discuss How Hospitals are Leveraging Open Data to Create Interoperability to Save Patients’ Lives

It’s been heralded as the simplest and most useful advance to patient safety but has thus far seemed elusive. It’s a concept called “interoperability” and it’s thought that by allowing medical devices to work together that hospitals will be able to deploy predictive algorithms and decision support which may save hundreds of thousands of patients ...

Our milestones: Europe’s search for an anti-cancer diet

Science blog This entry is part of 30 in the series Our milestones In this instalment, we look at how our researchers helped answer the question “can diet affect someone’s risk of cancer?”. “Europe seeks a winning diet” hit the front cover of New Scientist in November 1991, announcing the start of an ambitious diet study. Diet was a hot topic in the early 90s. And many thought what ...

Saturday 12th January 2019

#VisualAbstract: Effect of Intranasal Ketamine vs Fentanyl on Pain Reduction for Extremity Injuries in Children The PRIME Randomized Clinical Trial

The provision of effective analgesia in children presenting with injuries in the emergency department presents as a challenge, with pain control efforts often proving inadequate. Intranasal administration of pain medications provides rapid analgesia with minimal discomfort. Ketamine, a dissociative anesthetic, is commonly used in facilitating painful procedures in the emergent pediatric setting. I...

Utah Teen Drove Blindfolded For 'Bird Box Challenge', Why You Should Not

Here is what the Layton, Utah, police described as the "predictable result."

Tau PET imaging in neurodegenerative tauopathies—still a challenge

Friday 11th January 2019

MKSAP: 55-year-old man with mild nausea and dyspepsia

Test your medicine knowledge with the MKSAP challenge, in partnership with the American College of Physicians. A 55-year-old man is evaluated in the emergency department for a 2-day history of mild nausea and dyspepsia that is worse with fasting and improved with eating. He has also had a 24-hour history of frequent black stools and fatigue. He […] Find jobs at Careers by Se...

Study combines two forecasting methods with machine learning to estimate flu activity

Influenza is highly contagious and easily spreads as people move about and travel, making tracking and forecasting flu activity a challenge. While the CDC continuously monitors patient visits for flu-like illness in the U.S., this information can lag up to two weeks behind real time.

AWAK Technologies Wearable Peritoneal Dialysis Device Granted Breakthrough Device Designation by the US FDA

SINGAPORE, Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AWAK Technologies (AWAK), a pioneering medical technology company focused on dialysis using regeneration technology for end-stage renal disease, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Device designation to its AWAK Peritoneal Dialysis (AWAK PD) device, a wearable and ultra-portable PD s...

Market Entry Strategy: Assessing the Route-to-Revenue for Medical Devices Companies | Infiniti Research

A leading market intelligence solutions provider, Infiniti Research, has announced the completion of their market entry strategy for a medical devices industry client. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:

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