Herbal remedy ginkgo biloba 'can help stroke recovery'
Researchers claim ginkgo biloba may help the brain recover after a stroke but experts say the evidence is far too weak. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Herbal remedy for stroke recovery?
Researchers claim ginkgo biloba may help the brain recover after a stroke but experts say the evidence is far too weak. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Herbal remedy 'may aid stroke recovery'
A study suggests that the supplement ginkgo biloba may help the brain recover after a stroke. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ginkgo Biloba Improves Cognitive Function after Stroke... or Not
(MedPage Today) -- Beware of " Lord ' s paradox " (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - December 19, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Supplement boosts memory in stroke survivors
Researchers from Nanjing University in China found ginkgo bilboa improves stroke sufferers' attention, reflexes and language skills in as little as 12 weeks when taken with aspirin, which thins the blood. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

This biotech startup is Y Combinator's latest unicorn after raising $275M
With a massive new influx of financing, South Boston-based Ginkgo Bioworks has joined an exclusive club: privately held life sciences companies in the state worth over $1 billion. It emerged from Y Combinator as part of its Summer 2014 batch as the first biotech backed by the Mountain View-based startup program. YC has worked with more than a dozen companies that are valued at $1 billion or more, including Dropbox, Stripe and Airbnb. Ginkgo, which makes microbes that are u sed in a wide range of… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 14, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Ginkgo Bioworks joins Boston's unicorn club with $275M round
With a massive new influx of financing, South Boston-based Ginkgo Bioworks has joined an exclusive club: privately held life sciences companies in the state worth over $1 billion. Ginkgo, which makes microbes that are used in a wide range of industries, from pharmaceuticals to agriculture, unveiled a $275 million Series D round on Thursday. That brings Ginkgo’s total funding to $429 and gives the 9-year-old company a valuation north of $1 billion, making it a so-called “ unicorn.” That’s… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 14, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - October 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bayer and Ginkgo Bioworks join forces for sustainable agriculture, forming new company with USD 100 million Series A
The novel company will focus on transformational beneficial microbes for plants to provide growers with next generation solutions to their biggest challenges / Initial activities will focus on nitrogen fixation, minimizing agriculture’s environmental impact / The work combines the synthetic biology leadership of Ginkgo Bioworks with Bayer’s deep knowledge and experience in agriculture and microbial products (Source: Bayer Company News)
Source: Bayer Company News - September 14, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Long Game In Life Sciences: $181B Fund Baillie Gifford Invests Big In Private Companies
Deep-pocketed Edinburgh-based investor Baillie Gifford forges a new path in long-term, hands-off investing in life sciences companies such as Flatiron Health, Denali Therapeutics, CureVac, Intarcia, UNITY Biotechnology and Ginkgo Bioworks. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 12, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steve Dickman, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:AMZN NASDAQ:TSLA NASDAQ:ILMN NASDAQ:CSLT NASDAQ:ISRG Source Type: news

The Long Game In Life Sciences: $181 Billion Fund Baillie Gifford Invests Big In Private Companies
Deep-pocketed Edinburgh-based investor Baillie Gifford forges a new path in long-term, hands-off investing in life sciences companies such as Flatiron Health, Denali Therapeutics, CureVac, Intarcia, UNITY Biotechnology and Ginkgo Bioworks. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 12, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steve Dickman, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:AMZN NASDAQ:TSLA NASDAQ:ILMN NASDAQ:CSLT NASDAQ:ISRG Source Type: news

Paleontologists find fossil relative of Ginkgo biloba
A discovery of well-preserved fossil plants by paleontologists from the United States, China, Japan, Russia and Mongolia has allowed researchers to identify a distant relative of the living plant Ginkgo biloba. The find helps scientists better understand the evolution and diversity of ancient seed plants. The fossils, from the species Umaltolepis mongoliensis, date back to the early Cretaceous Period (some 100-125 million years ago). Scientists discovered ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=191217&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF News item. (Source: NSF News)
Source: NSF News - March 7, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Six herbs for treating erectile dysfunction
Learn about six different herbal supplements that could help people with erectile dysfunction, including ginkgo biloba, horny goat weed, and red ginseng. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Superfoods And Supplements Debunked By Research - AARP
Turmeric, coconut water, ginkgo biloba? Find out which "superfoods" aren't worth the hype. (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - February 16, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news