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Trial Shows Wearable Device Reduces Migraine Symptoms

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Results from a clinical trial show a smartphone-wearable system relieves pain and reduces other symptoms in adult patients with chronic migraine. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows Wearable Device Reduces Migraine Symptoms

FDA Halts Off-the-Shelf T-Cell Cancer Trials

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The Food and Drug Administration stopped a company’s clinical trials of off-the-shelf engineered T-cells after a patient showed an abnormal chromosomal reaction. . . . → Read More: FDA Halts Off-the-Shelf T-Cell Cancer Trials

Synthetic Antibody Company Goes Public in $230M Merger

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A developer of synthetic antibodies for inflammatory and skin disorders is becoming a public company through a special purpose acquisition-merger. . . . → Read More: Synthetic Antibody Company Goes Public in $230M Merger

Trial Begins Testing RNA Therapy for Alcohol Disorder

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A clinical trial is underway testing a therapy that silences genes to create reactions in people with alcohol use disorder to help them stop drinking. . . . → Read More: Trial Begins Testing RNA Therapy for Alcohol Disorder

Covid-19 Nasal Spray Vaccine Trial Underway

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A clinical trial testing the safety of a Covid-19 vaccine from an engineered virus found in dogs and given as a nasal spray enrolled its first participant. . . . → Read More: Covid-19 Nasal Spray Vaccine Trial Underway

Trial Underway Testing Cancer Drug as Covid-19 Therapy

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A clinical trial enrolled and dosed its first participant testing an oral drug, initially designed to treat cancer, as a therapy for mild Covid-19 infections. . . . → Read More: Trial Underway Testing Cancer Drug as Covid-19 Therapy

FDA Okays One-Time HIV Treatment Clinical Trial

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A company developing a one-time treatment for HIV infections using the gene-editing technique Crispr says it received FDA clearance to begin a clinical trial. . . . → Read More: FDA Okays One-Time HIV Treatment Clinical Trial

Trial Shows VR Training Helps Correct Lazy Eye in Kids

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Clinical trial findings show a digital therapy using virtual reality headsets improves vision in children with amblyopia, or lazy eye, more than corrective lenses alone. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows VR Training Helps Correct Lazy Eye in Kids

Digital Biofeedback Device Shown to Reduce PTSD

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Results from a clinical trial show an electronic device reporting carbon dioxide content in breath helps people with PTSD reduce symptoms of the disorder. . . . → Read More: Digital Biofeedback Device Shown to Reduce PTSD

FDA Sends Warning on Covid-19 Food Therapy Trials

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The Food and Drug Administration released yesterday a warning letter sent in late August to a company conducting clinical trials of a food therapy for Covid-19 symptoms. . . . → Read More: FDA Sends Warning on Covid-19 Food Therapy Trials