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UTMB bio-med entrepreneur program expands across Texas
The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston is expanding its Collaborative Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program to all University of Texas campuses. The program was established in 2014 to provide entrepreneurship training to medical professionals, school officials said in a Jan. 30 announcement. Programs include courses of study in business, bio-medical science ventures, and a pitch contest for program participants. In its inaugural year, the program helped spawn a number of early-stage… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 2, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michael Theis Source Type: news

JCI MN COLLOIDAL IODINE CREAM (Glycerin) Cream [JCI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE]
Updated Date: Feb 2, 2015 EST (Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST))
Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST) - February 2, 2015 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

JCI MN COLLOIDAL IODINE IMMUNE-IMPROVING WATER (Iodine) Solution [JCI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE]
Updated Date: Feb 2, 2015 EST (Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST))
Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST) - February 2, 2015 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

JCI MN COLLOIDAL IODINE EYE WASH CLEANSING WATER (QUASI DRUG) (Iodine) Solution [JCI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE]
Updated Date: Feb 2, 2015 EST (Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST))
Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST) - February 2, 2015 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

In the News – GlobeAndMail – Nussenzweig
HIV: Latent reservoir of virus in rare immune cells could help develop cure “Research at Rockefeller University suggests that a quiet body of immune cells that do not divide could harbour a reserve of HIV virus, a potential target for … More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 31, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: In the News HIV Michel C. Nussenzweig Source Type: news

Latent HIV may lurk in ‘quiet’ immune cells, research suggests
When researchers sequenced and compared sites where the virus had integrated into the genomes of infected CD4 T cells, they found evidence dormant but dangerous HIV was hiding out in cells that had never been copied – not the more abundant cloned cells. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 30, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Science News CD4 T cell clonal expansion Laboratory of Molecular Immunology latent HIV Lillian Cohn Michel Nussenzweig viral integration Source Type: news

Innovaacom to Offer Courses on Grantsmanship for International...
New Innovaacom Grant Writing Continuing Education Course Aids Physicians and Scientists Applying for Medical Science Grants in Improving Submission Success Rates(PRWeb January 29, 2015)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/01/prweb12478303.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 30, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

JCI MN COLLOIDAL IODINE IMMUNE-IMPROVING WATER (Iodine) Solution [JCI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE]
Updated Date: Jan 30, 2015 EST (Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST))
Source: DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven days (since May 20, 2007 EST) - January 30, 2015 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Most Americans and Scientists Tend to Disagree, Survey Finds
Regular Americans and their scientist counterparts think much differently about science-related issues, according to a new pair of surveys. The Pew Research Center, in collaboration with the American Association for the Advancement of Science, asked 5,750 American citizens and scientists their opinions on a series of scientific topics. They found striking gaps between the two groups, particularly on issues related to biomedical science. Food is a major source of friction for the both camps. A full 57% of Americans think that consuming genetically modified foods is unsafe, but 88% of scientists say GMO foods are safe to eat...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - January 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Maya Rhodan Tags: Uncategorized Pew Pew Research Center pseudoscience Surveys Source Type: news

In the News – Huffington Post – Kreek
Dying to be free: The treatment for heroin addiction we aren’t using   “[Opiate addiction] ‘alters multiple regions in the brain,’ [Mary Jeanne] Kreek said, ‘including those that regulate reward, memory and learning, stress responsivity, and hormonal response, as well … More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 28, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: In the News heroin Mary Jeanne Kreek methadone Source Type: news

Research implicates metabolic process of the liver in the spread of colorectal cancer
By identifying genes that become activated in cancer cells that successfully metastasize to the liver, researchers at Rockefeller have implicated metabolic processes within the liver as a possible means by which starving transient cancer cells can go on to form deadly new colonies. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 26, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Science News cancer Colorectal cancer Elizabeth and Vincent Meyer Laboratory of Systems Cancer Biology metastasis microRNA Sohail Tavazoie Source Type: news

Guidance Agenda: Guidance Documents CBER is Planning to Publish During Calendar Year 2015
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 23, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Study detailing axonal death pathway may provide drug targets for neurodegenerative diseases
Experiments show that a protein already implicated in degeneration, called Sarm1, functions to trigger the MAP kinase pathway. Inactivation of this pathway at any of three levels could block the death of damaged axons. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 21, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Science News Alzheimer’s disease Laboratory of Brain Development and Repair Marc Tessier-Lavigne Parkinson's Source Type: news

In the News – BBC News – Brady
Drugs in dirt: Scientists appeal for help “Dr. [Sean] Brady, head of the Laboratory of Genetically Encoded Small Molecules, said: ‘We hope that efforts to map nature’s microbial and chemical diversity will result in the discovery of both completely new … More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 20, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: In the News drugs Sean F. Brady Source Type: news

Cancer biologist and physician Sohail Tavazoie is promoted to associate professor
Tavazoie, who joined Rockefeller in 2009, works to understand how cancer cells become able to escape a tumor and invade other organs, a process known as metastasis. He searches for genes and molecular pathways cancer cells exploit in order to metastasize and, with that knowledge, hopes to develop future treatments to prevent or interfere with the process. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 16, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Campus News associate professor breast cancer colon cancer Elizabeth and Vincent Meyer Laboratory of Systems Cancer Biology endothelial cells melanoma metastasis microRNA promotion Sohail Tavazoie Source Type: news

Influenza Virus Vaccine, H5N1 (for National Stockpile)
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

DigiFab
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

CroFab
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Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Long-acting drug effectively prevents HIV-like infection in monkeys
Because cabotegravir would require only one injection every three months, researchers hope this new drug, which has begun clinical testing, could improve some patients’ ability to take HIV prevention medication properly. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Science News Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center antiretroviral cabotegravir Chasity Andrews clinical trial GlaxoSmithKline HIV Martin Markowitz ViiV Source Type: news

Gammagard Liquid
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Privigen
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Gamunex-C
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Octagam
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Abbott prism htlv-i/htlv-ii
The ABBOTT PRISM HTLV-I/HTLV-II assay is an in vitro chemiluminescent immunoassay (ChLIA) for the qualitative detection of antibodies to human T-lymphotropic virus Type I and/or human T-lymphotropic virus Type II (anti-HTLV-I/ HTLV-II) in human serum and plasma specimens. The ABBOTT PRISM HTLV-I/HTLV-II (ChLIA) is intended to screen individual human donors, including volunteer donors of whole blood and blood components, and other living donors for the presence of anti-HTLV-I/HTLV-II. It is also intended for use in testing blood and plasma specimens to screen organ donors when specimens are obtained while the donor’s hear...
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

ABBOTT HIVAB HIV-1/HIV-2 (rDNA) EIA
HIVAB HIV-1/HIV-2 (rDNA) EIA is an in vitro enzyme immunoassay for the qualitative detection of antibodies to human immunodeficiency viruses type 1 and/or type 2 (HIV-1/HIV-2) in human serum, plasma, or cadaveric serum (Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Procleix HIV-1/HCV Assay
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 15, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

HepaGam B
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 13, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Nabi-HB
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 13, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine (Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate)
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 13, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Haemophilus b Conjugate (Meningococcal Protein Conjugate) and Hepatitis B (Recombinant) Vaccine
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - January 13, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Physician scientist, interested in obesity-related disease, to join faculty
Paul Cohen, a molecular biologist and cardiologist, is returning to Rockefeller where he did his graduate work. In his new lab, Cohen will study the molecular origins of obesity-related metabolic disease with the goal of developing treatments. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 9, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Campus News beige fat faculty search Laboratory of Molecular Metabolism Obesity Paul Cohen prmd16 Source Type: news

'Bionic' spinal implant helped paralysed rats walk
Conclusion This is promising research that demonstrates how a new spinal cord implant has been able to restore movement in paralysed rats. The e-dura implant is a breakthrough in that it overcomes a lot of the problems presented by previous rigid and inflexible implants. Instead, it is made of a flexible material that is able to integrate with spinal cord tissue. The study demonstrated long-term functionality in rats and few side effects over the six-week testing period. Rats given a serious spinal cord injury, who were consequently permanently paralysed, were able to walk again after the implant was surgically placed i...
Source: NHS News Feed - January 9, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medical practice Neurology Source Type: news

Facial motion activates a dedicated network within the brain, research shows
Like humans, rhesus macaque monkeys have a network of small tareas within their brains that respond to images of faces. New research shows these so-called face patches also respond selectively to changing expressions and other facial motion. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - January 8, 2015 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Science News Clark Fisher face patches face processing facial movement Laboratory of Neural Systems motion processing social cues Winrich Freiwald Source Type: news

Polls of Future Past: A History of Public Expectations for the Future of Science
Science fiction sometimes barely beats out science fact as technological advancements rapidly transform the world. But the changes that are anticipated aren't always the ones that arrive. Here's a look back at what the polls tell us the public has expected from scientific progress -- and how often they've been disappointed. From the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research archives: Reality Outpacing Expectations: The Moon Landing When Gallup first asked Americans in 1949 whether they expected man to reach the Moon in the next 50 years, only 15 percent said yes. Despite the shocking power of new wartime technologies like...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 8, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Every great individual stands on the shoulders of others
Even Stephen Hawking’s formidable achievements are the product of a huge network of collaboration. We mustn’t forget the collective contribution to personal successStephen Hawking is the icon of individual achievement in the face of almost unimaginable adversity. A diagnosis of motor neurone disease is almost always a death sentence, and one more frightening than most. As the moving new film of Hawking’s life, The Theory of Everything, shows, he was a gifted 21-year-old student embarking on his Cambridge PhD in 1963 when his condition was discovered. Given two years to live, the young scientist went from cheerfully c...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 4, 2015 Category: Science Authors: Owen Jones Tags: Stephen Hawking The Theory of Everything Science prizes Film Culture Society Source Type: news

Ceprotin
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

RiaSTAP
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Artiss
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Tisseel
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed, Inactivated Poliovirus and Haemophilus b Conjugate (Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate) Vaccine
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed and Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Tripedia
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids Adsorbed, STN 103944
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Diphtheria & Tetanus Toxoids Adsorbed, STN 103919
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Why Even A 12-Month Ban On Blood Donations From Gay Men Makes No Sense
The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday ended the lifetime ban on blood donations from men who have sex with men. But the agency said it would continue to bar donations by men who have had a sexual encounter with another man in the previous year, disappointing prominent gay rights groups and HIV/AIDS researchers, who called the yearlong waiting period medically unnecessary and unscientific. The FDA said the change "will better align the deferral period with that of other men and women at increased risk for HIV infection." “The one-year deferral notion constitutes symbolic progress, but is not any more warranted t...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - December 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health Advice Source Type: news

In the News – The Telegraph – McEwen
‘Senior moments’ could be coming to an end “Professor Bruce McEwen, of The Rockefeller University, New York, said: ‘By examining the neurological changes that occurred after Riluzole treatment, we discovered one way in which the brain’s ability to reorganise itself, … More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - December 23, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: In the News Bruce S. McEwen Memory Source Type: news

Benefix
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 23, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Jeffrey M. Friedman and Leslie B. Vosshall named 2014 AAAS Fellows
Rockefeller University scientists Jeffrey M. Friedman and Leslie B. Vosshall have been awarded the distinction of AAAS Fellow. Election as a fellow is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - December 23, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Awards and Honors AAAS Jeffrey M. Friedman Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior Leslie B. Vosshall Source Type: news

NovoSeven
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 23, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news

Human Cells, Tissues, and Cellular and Tissue-Based Products (HCT/Ps) from Adipose Tissue: Regulatory Considerations; Draft Guidance
(Source: What's New at CBER)
Source: What's New at CBER - December 23, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: news