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Company Formed to Boost Clinical Trial Success Odds

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A pharma/tech industry group is starting a new company to use algorithms for finding gaps in preclinical data that can impair clinical trial progress. . . . → Read More: Company Formed to Boost Clinical Trial Success Odds

FDA Clearance Requested for Behavioral Diabetes Therapy

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A digital health company is asking for FDA authorization to market a mobile app that helps treat type 2 diabetes with cognitive behavioral therapy. . . . → Read More: FDA Clearance Requested for Behavioral Diabetes Therapy

Trial Underway Assessing Gut Microbiome-Cancer Links

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A clinical trial began collecting stool and blood samples to find connections between microbial communities in the gut and four types of solid-tumor cancer. . . . → Read More: Trial Underway Assessing Gut Microbiome-Cancer Links

ALS Treatment Shown Safe, Affects Key Proteins

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Results of a clinical trial show a combination of two approved drugs changes levels of proteins associated with ALS, with patients experiencing few adverse effects. . . . → Read More: ALS Treatment Shown Safe, Affects Key Proteins

Gut Microbes Shown to Detect Colorectal Cancer

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An analysis of gut bacteria and blood samples from patients indicates changes in the microbiome can provide early warnings for colorectal cancer. . . . → Read More: Gut Microbes Shown to Detect Colorectal Cancer

Trial Shows LSD Treatment Reduces Anxiety Symptoms

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A clinical trial shows a medication made with lysergic acid diethylamide or LSD, given in a supervised clinical setting, helps reduce anxiety and depression symptoms. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows LSD Treatment Reduces Anxiety Symptoms

Precision Meds Shown Effective in Rare Cancer

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Results from a clinical trial show patients with rare bile duct tumors respond to an experimental treatment blocking a specific cancer-causing protein. . . . → Read More: Precision Meds Shown Effective in Rare Cancer

Trial to Assess Multi-Factor Blood Test for Cancer

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A clinical trial is set to begin that evaluates genomic and related data from routine blood tests to screen for cancer in real-world settings. . . . → Read More: Trial to Assess Multi-Factor Blood Test for Cancer

Trial to Test Smart Watch to Guide Blood Thinners

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A clinical trial is planned to test heart rhythms measured with an Apple smart watch to guide use of blood thinning medicines in people with irregular heartbeat. . . . → Read More: Trial to Test Smart Watch to Guide Blood Thinners

Infant Gut Microbiome Biomarker Study Underway

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A clinical study has begun analyzing infants’ stool samples to determine the characteristics of healthy microbial communities in young children. . . . → Read More: Infant Gut Microbiome Biomarker Study Underway