Shift to HPV Testing Will Require Public Education Shift to HPV Testing Will Require Public Education
HPV testing has major advantages over Pap cytology for primary cervical cancer screening. But the effort to change testing procedures is expected to encounter initial resistance.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines)
Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines - May 19, 2022 Category: OBGYN Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Infographic: Short Protein Motifs Role in SARS-CoV-2 Infection
Known as SLiMs, these stretches of up to 10 amino acids play notable roles in cell biology, including responses to viral invasion. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - May 16, 2022 Category: Science Tags: Infographics Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Value of Screening Urinalysis Prior to Office Procedures Questioned Value of Screening Urinalysis Prior to Office Procedures Questioned
A new study found that routine urine testing did not reduce the risk of UTIs after office-based cytology.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Urology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Urology Headlines - May 14, 2022 Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Marengo Therapeutics Appoints Ke Liu, MD, PhD, and Bruce Chabner, MD, to Key Leadership Roles, Strengthening Marengo's Development Team and Supporting Translation to the Clinic
Further demonstrates confidence in Marengo's novel T cell biology-focused approach to target TCR Vβ for the activation of anti-tumor immune response with its bi-specific STAR platform CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 9, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing N... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Personnel Marengo Therapeutics, Selective T Cell Activation Repertoire (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 9, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Non-endoscopic Method to Detect Esophageal Cancer Promising Non-endoscopic Method to Detect Esophageal Cancer Promising
Esophageal squamous-cell carcinoma can be detected by analyzing a panel of methylated DNA biomarkers in cytologic samples obtained via a swallowable sponge-capsule device, researchers have found.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - May 5, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma: Cytomorphologic Features on FNA Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma: Cytomorphologic Features on FNA
This paper presents a comprehensive discussion of the cytologic features of anaplastic thyroid carcinoma, an aggressive thyroid malignancy.American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Abstract submission is now open for C. elegans Development Meeting
Abstract submission is now open for the 2022 C. elegans Development, Cell Biology, and Gene Expression meeting. Meeting information: August 11-14, Madison WIDeadline: May 27 for abstracts to be selected for talks Website: http://conferences.union.wisc.edu/cedevelopment/ (Source: WormBase)
Source: WormBase - April 25, 2022 Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Ranjana Kishore Tags: brief communication meetings news Source Type: news

Col ón-Ramos awarded Germany’s Humboldt Prize
Yale ’s Daniel Colón-Ramos has been awarded the Humboldt Prize for his lab’s work in describing fundamental aspects of the cell biology of synapses and behavior. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - April 14, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Geisel Professors Dunlap and Loros Receive Pioneer Awards from Society for Research on Biological Rhythms
Jennifer Loros, PhD, a professor of Biochemistry and Cell Biology and of Molecular Systems Biology, and Jay Dunlap, PhD, the Nathan Smith Professor of Molecular and Systems Biology and of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine have both received the Pioneer Program Award from the Society for Research on Biological Rhythms. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 17, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Jay Dunlap Jennifer Loros Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche reports good results in 2021
Basel, 3 February 2022Group sales increase 9%1 at constant exchange rates (CER); 8% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales increase 3%; continued strong demand for newly launched medicines more than offsets impact of biosimilarsDiagnostics Divisionsales grow 29%; strong momentum in base business and continued high demand for COVID-19 testsMajor approvals for medicinessince the last quarter: United States: Susvimo and Vabysmo (age-related blindness)Europe: Gavreto (specific type of advanced lung cancer); Actemra/RoActemra (severe COVID-19); Ronapreve (non-hospitalised COVID-19 patients and prophylaxis)Major appro...
Source: Roche Investor Update - February 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche reports good results in 2021
Basel, 3 February 2022Group sales increase 9%1 at constant exchange rates (CER); 8% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales increase 3%; continued strong demand for newly launched medicines more than offsets impact of biosimilarsDiagnostics Divisionsales grow 29%; strong momentum in base business and continued high demand for COVID-19 testsMajor approvals for medicinessince the last quarter:United States: Susvimo and Vabysmo (age-related blindness)Europe: Gavreto (specific type of advanced lung cancer); Actemra/RoActemra (severe COVID-19); Ronapreve (non-hospitalised COVID-19 patients and prophylaxis)Major approvals f...
Source: Roche Media News - February 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Brain Inside Out: Mapping the Nervous System's Wiring
An expert panel will describe their efforts to chart billions of neuronal connections and discuss how this data provides unparalleled insight into neuronal cell biology, signal processing, and... (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - January 25, 2022 Category: Science Tags: Sponsored Webinars Source Type: news

HPV Testing Plus Cytology Catches Two Times More Cervical Lesions HPV Testing Plus Cytology Catches Two Times More Cervical Lesions
Despite major loss to follow-up, a Mexican study confirms the importance of HPV testing for early detection of high-grade cervical lesions compared to cytology alone.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 11, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

MRC Lead Apologizes Following Bullying Allegations
In a statement issued by UK Research and Innovation, stem cell biologist Fiona Watt said she was devastated to learn of the impact her actions and behavior on colleagues. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - December 17, 2021 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

A Covid Christmas: top scientists on how they will navigate party season
Covid experts explain their personal approaches to festive gatherings in face of OmicronCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageAs Omicron cases are on the increase and a new wave threatens to overshadow Christmas, the scientists working on Covid are also making calculations about which of their own festivities to go ahead with and which to scale back.Prof Jennifer Rohn, cell biologist at University College LondonContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Devlin and Nicola Davis Tags: UK news Coronavirus Christmas Doctors Science Health Society Source Type: news