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Article ID: 699193

NYU Langone’s Blood & Marrow Transplant Program Expands Services

NYU Langone Health

NYU Langone’s Blood and Marrow Transplant Program expands services and receives accreditation for adult allogeneic transplants.

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20-Aug-2018 8:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 699183

Researcher Develops New Contaminant Detection Technique for Blood Thinner Heparin

University of Rhode Island

In 2008, a contaminant eluded the quality safeguards in the pharmaceutical industry and infiltrated a large portion of the supply of the popular blood thinner heparin, sickening hundreds and killing about 100 in the U.S.

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17-Aug-2018 3:20 PM EDT
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Article ID: 699160

Mayo Medical Laboratories, National Decision Support Company Team Up to Develop Careselect Blood, a Comprehensive Approach to Patient Blood Management

Mayo Clinic

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic implemented a patient blood-management program in 2010 on its Rochester campus and has since experienced a 35-percent reduction of blood transfusions, improving patient outcomes and achieving significant savings. Using best practices from the program, Mayo Medical Laboratories, the global reference laboratory of Mayo Clinic, collaborated with National Decision Support Company (NDSC) to combine Mayo’s clinical knowledge with NDSC’s industry-leading expertise in electronic health record (EHR) clinical-decision support.

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17-Aug-2018 10:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 699086

The Badge Advantage: Skeletal Muscle as an Endocrine Organ

Wichita State University

Wichita State University is offering an online badge course In what may be one of the only classes nationwide teaching practical blood flow restriction, defined as BFR, using low-cost equipment.

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16-Aug-2018 9:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 699079

There’s No Place Like Home: Study Finds Patients with Low-Risk Blood Clots May Be Better Off Receiving Treatment at Home

Intermountain Medical Center

New study by researchers at Intermountain Medical Center in Salt Lake City found that patients with low-risk blood clots may be better off receiving treatment at home versus being admitted to the hospital.

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16-Aug-2018 6:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 699008

NUS study: RUNX proteins act as regulators in DNA repair

National University of Singapore

A study by researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore) at the National University of Singapore has revealed that RUNX proteins are integral to efficient DNA repair via the Fanconi Anemia (FA) pathway.

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15-Aug-2018 3:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 698868

Mount Sinai Receives $4 Million Grant to Study Use of Inhaled Corticosteroids for Sickle Cell Treatment

Mount Sinai Health System

The Departments of Emergency Medicine and Hematology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have been awarded a $4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health toward further study of inhaled corticosteroids to treat sickle cell disease (SCD) in individuals who do not have asthma.

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13-Aug-2018 10:45 AM EDT
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Article ID: 698762

Global Funding for Adolescent Health Misses the Target

Harvard Medical School

Adolescents make up more than a quarter of the population in developing countries. Only 1.6 percent of global development assistance for health from 2003-2016 went to adolescent health. Resource allocation failed to address many of the diseases that take the worst toll on adolescent health, such as depressive disorders, anemia and injuries.

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9-Aug-2018 10:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 698801

Epigenetic Reprogramming of Human Hearts Found in Congestive Heart Failure

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Researchers have now described an underlying mechanism that reprograms the hearts of patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy, a process that differs from patients with other forms of heart failure. This points the way toward future personalized care.

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9-Aug-2018 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 698780

Discovery Could Lead to Better Treatment for Leukemia

University of Illinois at Chicago

Previous research has revealed that patients with acute myeloid leukemia who also have a particular mutation in a gene called NPM1 have a higher rate of remission with chemotherapy. About one-third of leukemia patients possess this favorable mutation, but until now, how it helps improve outcomes has remained unknown.Scientists from the University of Illinois at Chicago report on how this mutation helps improve sensitivity to chemotherapy in patients in the journal JCI Insight.

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9-Aug-2018 11:05 AM EDT
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