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Companies Partner on Implanted Diabetes Beta Cell Device

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A company developing implants that release cell therapies is collaborating with a producer of regenerative stem cells to dispense insulin for people with diabetes. . . . → Read More: Companies Partner on Implanted Diabetes Beta Cell Device

Virtual Reality Studied for Chronic Cancer Pain

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A software company is partnering with a psychologist to explore virtual reality working with mindfulness for relieving pain in cancer patients. . . . → Read More: Virtual Reality Studied for Chronic Cancer Pain

Trial Assessing Digital Data for Covid-19 Vaccine Responses

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A clinical trial is evaluating data gleaned from wearable devices for measuring individual physiological reactions to Covid-19 vaccines. . . . → Read More: Trial Assessing Digital Data for Covid-19 Vaccine Responses

Covid-19 Nasal Vaccine Produces Antibodies, Cuts Viral Load

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Tests with lab animals show a vaccine given as a nasal spray produces high antibody volumes against SARS-CoV-2 infections and reduces viral loads. . . . → Read More: Covid-19 Nasal Vaccine Produces Antibodies, Cuts Viral Load

Human Intelligence Robot Maker Raises $58.5M in Early Funds

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A developer of robotics with human-like intelligence for general-purpose workplace applications is raising nearly $US 59 million in its first venture round. . . . → Read More: Human Intelligence Robot Maker Raises $58.5M in Early Funds

Trial Begins for Advanced Covid-19 Disease Anti-Viral

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A late-stage clinical trial is underway testing an oral anti-viral drug to treat moderate to severe cases of Covid-19 infections. . . . → Read More: Trial Begins for Advanced Covid-19 Disease Anti-Viral

Moderna to Build mRNA Vaccine Plant in Canada

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The biotechnology company Moderna Inc. agreed to build a manufacturing plant for its messenger RNA or mRNA vaccines in Canada. . . . → Read More: Moderna to Build mRNA Vaccine Plant in Canada

Univ. Lab Testing Wearable Respiratory Monitor

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Medical researchers are assessing the feasibility of a wearable device to detect advance indicators of chronic respiratory disease symptoms. . . . → Read More: Univ. Lab Testing Wearable Respiratory Monitor

Computational Health Incubator Opens in Seattle

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A new business accelerator program is underway to nurture start-up companies applying computational techniques to the life sciences and health care. . . . → Read More: Computational Health Incubator Opens in Seattle

Antibody Clears Covid-19 Variants, Enters Trial

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A synthetic antibody is shown in lab tests to neutralize variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and will be added to an ongoing clinical trial of Covid-19 therapies. . . . → Read More: Antibody Clears Covid-19 Variants, Enters Trial