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Biotech, M.D. Anderson Partner on Precision Drug Design

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A company discovering therapies with artificial intelligence is partnering with M.D. Anderson Cancer Center on new small-molecule precision medicines. . . . → Read More: Biotech, M.D. Anderson Partner on Precision Drug Design

Neurons Identified, Stimulated for Spinal Cord Repair

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Spinal cord injury patients in a clinical trial received electronic stimulation to a specified set of nerve cells that enabled them to restore walking after rehabilitation. . . . → Read More: Neurons Identified, Stimulated for Spinal Cord Repair

Patent Awarded for Focused Ultrasound Skin Treatments

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A company developing non-invasive ultrasound treatments for treating skin disorders and removing tattoos received a patent for its technology. . . . → Read More: Patent Awarded for Focused Ultrasound Skin Treatments

Covid-19 Vaccine Patch Clinical Trial Begins

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Developers of a patch with tiny needles instead of a syringe to deliver vaccines say a clinical trial testing a Covid-19 patch is now underway in Australia. . . . → Read More: Covid-19 Vaccine Patch Clinical Trial Begins

Trial Shows Results for Personal Cancer Immunotherapies

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Interim results from a clinical trial testing personalized therapies invoking the immune system show responses from some patients with advanced liver cancer. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows Results for Personal Cancer Immunotherapies

AI-Aided System to Identify Diabetes Complication Risks

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Researchers at University of Houston are creating a system aided by algorithms for primary care physicians to better identify people at risk for complications from diabetes. . . . → Read More: AI-Aided System to Identify Diabetes Complication Risks

Cancer Detection Start-Up Gains $4M in Seed Funds

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A developer of early-stage non-invasive cancer detection tests based on research in university labs is raising $4 million in its seed venture round. . . . → Read More: Cancer Detection Start-Up Gains $4M in Seed Funds

RSV Nose Drops Vaccine Gets FDA Fast Track Tag

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A vaccine designed from engineered live viruses and taken as nose drops to prevent respiratory syncytial virus received a Food and Drug Administration fast-track designation. . . . → Read More: RSV Nose Drops Vaccine Gets FDA Fast Track Tag

AI Analytics Boost Breast Cancer Assessment Diversity

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A genomic analytics company says an ethnicity algorithm added to a personal health questionnaire improves risk assessments for breast cancer across all populations. . . . → Read More: AI Analytics Boost Breast Cancer Assessment Diversity

Dual-Action Vaccine Shown to Attack, Shrink Solid Tumors

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Research with lab animals shows an experimental cancer vaccine generates immune-system cells that infiltrate solid tumors and reduce the tumor’s protective environment. . . . → Read More: Dual-Action Vaccine Shown to Attack, Shrink Solid Tumors