Cancer & Disease Research
Genomics profiling reveals how Zika infects immune cells, suggests antiviral target
A genomics profiling method has revealed how the Zika virus infects human dendritic cells, pointing to a potential target for therapeutic suppression of the pathogen. Read More
First full map of immune system connections unlocks drug discovery opportunities
Researchers have created the first full map of immune system connections showing how immune cells communicate, pointing to ways to modulate the pathways to treat cancer and infectious diseases. Read More
Video from AACC: Enzo BioChem CEO on COVID-19 test landscape
Enzo BioChem develops diagnostic tests and provides testing in centers throughout New York and its surrounding areas. CEO Hamid Erfanian spoke to us at AACC 2022 about the changes he sees in the in vitro diagnostics landscape as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves. Read More
Video from AACC: Thermo Fisher CMO on the future of diagnostics
Thermo Fisher Scientific featured a broad array of diagnostic testing products at AACC 2022. Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Manoj Gandhi caught up with ScienceBoard.net's sister site LabPulse.com to discuss shifts in the diagnostic testing landscape. Read More
Video from AACC: Lab Ordering Cloud software
Mehdi Maghsoodnia, CEO of 1health, spoke to ScienceBoard.net's sister site LabPulse.com about the market needs for the firm’s Lab Ordering Cloud, as well as diagnostic industry trends. Read More
Studies uncover findings on antibody responses, immunity
Findings from two studies add to a growing body of knowledge that is essential for guiding public health initiatives and might one day enable clinicians to assess individuals’ immunity to SARS-CoV-2, according to AACC. Read More
Research shows heart-damaging route of SARS-CoV-2 spike protein
Researchers have demonstrated that the spike protein from the SARS-CoV-2 virus can lead to heart muscle injury through the inflammation process, according to preliminary research to be presented this week at the American Heart Association’s 2022 Basic Cardiovascular Sciences Scientific Sessions. Read More
Current COVID-19 boosters provide protections against serious infection: study
Despite the evolution of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic coronavirus, a new laboratory study conducted by a team of international researchers suggests current vaccine boosters may elicit sufficient immune protection against severe omicron-induced COVID-19 disease. Read More
COVID-19 protects unvaccinated from reinfection
Unvaccinated people who have a previous COVID-19 infection have a level of protection from future infections that's comparable to protection provided by mRNA vaccines, according to a new study published on April 20 in JAMA Network Open. Read More
Video from AACR 2022: Does the microbiome predict precervical cancer risk?
NEW ORLEANS - Does the microbiome provide clues to the precervical cancer risk of women? This is the question that Katherine Tossas, PhD, is investigating. She shared her thoughts on this topic and on reproductive justice in a video interview at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) annual meeting. Read More
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