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Small Biz Grant Funds Mental Health App Clinical Trial

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National Institute of Mental Health is funding a clinical trial to evaluate a home-based mobile app that works online with a clinician to treat depression. . . . → Read More: Small Biz Grant Funds Mental Health App Clinical Trial

Intl. Team Studying Antibiotic Overuse in Pigs

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Researchers in Europe and the U.S. are investigating gut processes in pigs to reduce antibiotics commonly used against infections, a source of antibiotic resistance. . . . → Read More: Intl. Team Studying Antibiotic Overuse in Pigs

Trial Begins for Skin-Implanted Addiction Therapy

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A clinical trial is underway testing a therapy for opioid use disorder that places a treatment drug pellet under the skin lasting for 12 weeks. . . . → Read More: Trial Begins for Skin-Implanted Addiction Therapy

State Grant Funds Virus-Immunotherapy Cancer Trial

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A California state agency is helping fund a clinical trial testing an immunotherapy combined with a cancer-killing virus to treat solid tumor cancers. . . . → Read More: State Grant Funds Virus-Immunotherapy Cancer Trial

Gates Funds Engineered Malaria Mosquito Pilot Test

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A developer of genetically altered insects designed to destroy disease-spreading colonies is set to begin pilot tests of its anti-malarial mosquito line. . . . → Read More: Gates Funds Engineered Malaria Mosquito Pilot Test

NIH Funding Nanoparticle Gene Therapy for Opioid Disorder

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National Institutes of Health is funding research on an experimental gene therapy delivered with nanoparticles to treat opioid use disorder. . . . → Read More: NIH Funding Nanoparticle Gene Therapy for Opioid Disorder

Biotech, University Partner on Mammal Hibernation Genomics

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A biotechnology company discovering new drugs based on animal genomics is partnering with a university lab on research in mammal hibernation and adaption. . . . → Read More: Biotech, University Partner on Mammal Hibernation Genomics

NSF Backs Smart Wearable Stethoscope

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A medical technology company is receiving a small-business grant to advance a wearable at-home lung monitoring system for people with respiratory diseases. . . . → Read More: NSF Backs Smart Wearable Stethoscope

NIH Small Biz Grant Supports Uterine Health Diagnostic

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A women’s health diagnostics developer is receiving funds for a non-invasive test analyzing menstrual fluids to detect the uterine disorder endometriosis. . . . → Read More: NIH Small Biz Grant Supports Uterine Health Diagnostic

Health Breakthrough Research Group Doubles Funding

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A not-for-profit organization that sponsors accelerated and high-impact health research worldwide says it gained a new $335 million in funding. . . . → Read More: Health Breakthrough Research Group Doubles Funding