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Wuhan Coronavirus in the United States: How to Stay Healthy

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

An infection prevention and control expert at Rutgers University discusses what is known about the new infectious disease and who is most at risk

Channels: Infectious Diseases, Public Health, Respiratory Diseases and Disorders, China News, Southeast Asia News,

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23-Jan-2020 11:40 AM EST
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Newswise: Researchers Uncover Mechanism for How Common Gene Therapy Vectors Enter Cells

Researchers Uncover Mechanism for How Common Gene Therapy Vectors Enter Cells

Massachusetts Eye and Ear

Researchers have identified a novel cellular entry factor for adeno-associated virus vector (AAV) types—the most commonly used viral vectors for in vivo gene therapy.

Channels: All Journal News, Cell Biology, Clinical Trials, Genetics, Pharmaceuticals, Vision, National Institutes of Health (NIH),

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23-Jan-2020 11:15 AM EST
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For Low Back Pain in Older Adults, Treatment Doesn’t Match Guidelines

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Many Medicare patients with new episodes of low back pain receive care inconsistent with current guidelines – including high use of opioids and advanced imaging tests, reports a study in the February issue of Medical Care. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Channels: Aging, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Healthcare, Pain, Patient Safety, All Journal News,

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23-Jan-2020 11:05 AM EST
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Largest Autism Sequencing Study to Date Identifies 102 Genes Associated With the Condition

Mount Sinai Health System

In the largest genetic sequencing study of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to date, researchers have identified 102 genes associated with risk for autism. The study also shows significant progress towards teasing apart the genes associated with ASD from those associated with intellectual disability and developmental delay, conditions which often overlap.

Channels: All Journal News, Autism, Children's Health, Neuro, Cell (journal),

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16-Jan-2020 3:00 PM EST
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NYU Langone Performs First U.S. Heart Transplant Using Novel Organ Revitalization Technique

NYU Langone Health

The NYU Langone Transplant Institute performs innovative heart transplant surgery that will increase organ availability for heart transplants.

Channels: Cardiovascular Health, Healthcare, Heart Disease, Surgery, Transplantation, All Journal News,

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23-Jan-2020 9:00 AM EST
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