Biotecnología

Biotecnología

Solving a medical mystery and changing CDC screenings for COVID-19
07/04/2020 - UC Davis Health physicians and medical staff detail the diagnosis and treatment for first known case of community transmission of COVID-19 in the US. The case reveals how the patient's symptoms...
The placebo effect and psychedelic drugs: Tripping on nothing?
07/04/2020 - A new study suggests that, in the right context, some people may experience psychedelic-like effects from placebos alone. The researchers reported some of the strongest placebo effects on...
Wastewater test could provide early warning of COVID-19
07/04/2020 - Researchers are working on a new test to detect SARS-CoV-2 in the wastewater of communities infected with the virus. The wastewater-based epidemiology (WBE) approach could provide an effective and...
Study helps to identify medications which are safe to use in treatment of COVID-19
07/04/2020 - A recent study has found that there is no evidence for or against the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen for patients with COVID-19.
New CT scoring criteria for timely diagnosis, treatment of coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
07/04/2020 - Updated CT scoring criteria that considers lobe involvement, as well as changes in CT findings (i.e., ground-glass opacity, crazy-paving pattern, and consolidation), could quantitatively and...
Blocking the iron transport could stop tuberculosis
07/04/2020 - The bacteria that cause tuberculosis need iron to survive. Researchers have now solved the first detailed structure of the transport protein responsible for the iron supply. When the iron transport...
Discovery of New Biomarker in Blood Could Lead to Early Test for Alzheimer’s Disease
07/04/2020 - UC San Diego researchers discovered that high blood levels of RNA produced by the PHGDH gene could serve as a biomarker for early detection of Alzheimer’s. The work could lead to the development of...
UC San Diego Health Launches Clinical Trial to Assess Antiviral Drug for COVID-19
07/04/2020 - Researchers at four University of California Health medical centers have begun recruiting participants for a Phase II clinical trial to investigate the safety and efficacy of treating adult patients...
FDA Requests Removal of All Ranitidine Products (Zantac) from the Market
06/04/2020 - The FDA announces that it is requesting manufacturers withdraw all prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) ranitidine drugs from the market immediately
Insulin Gains New Pathway to Increased Competition
06/04/2020 - Today, insulin and certain other biologic drugs transition to a different regulatory pathway.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup March 31, 2020
06/04/2020 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA provides update on patient access to certain REMS drugs during COVID-19 public health emergency
06/04/2020 - FDA provides update on patient access to certain REMS drugs during COVID-19
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Continues to Accelerate Development of Novel Therapies for COVID-19
06/04/2020 - FDA has stood up a new program to expedite the development of potentially safe and effective life-saving treatments for COVID-19.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup March 30, 2020
06/04/2020 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA expedites review of diagnostic tests to combat COVID-19
06/04/2020 - : Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA expedites review of diagnostic tests to combat COVID-19
FDA on Signing of the COVID-19 Emergency Relief Bill, Including Landmark Over-the-Counter Drug Reform and User Fee Legislation
06/04/2020 - The President signed into law a $2 trillion emergency relief bill that will continue to aid the response efforts and ease the economic impact of COVID-19.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA takes further steps to help mitigate supply interruptions of food and medical products
06/04/2020 - FDA takes further steps to help mitigate supply interruptions of food and medical products
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup March 27, 2020
06/04/2020 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA takes action to help increase U.S. supply of ventilators and respirators for protection of health care workers, patients
06/04/2020 - FDA took action to help increase the supply of ventilators and respirators due to shortages during COVID-19