ABIO Joins Battle Against COVID-19, ERYP On Watch, LPCN To Report NASH Study Results In Q1

Today’s Daily Dose brings you news about ARCA biopharma’s progress related to its COVID-19 drug candidate, ADC Therapeutics’ submission of Loncastuximab tesirine BLA, BridgeBio’s initiation of ADH1 study, ERYTECH Pharma’s anticipated milestones, and the progress in Lipocine’s NASH trial. RTT … Read more…

Study: Ablation Procedure More Effective Than Medications for Intermittent AFib

Cleveland Clinic SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating … Read more…

HIV patients with ‘powerful immune systems’ may naturally clear infections, study says

A small percentage of HIV patients may naturally reach a “functional cure,” isolating the virus into parts of the human genome so remote, it is unable to replicate, according to new research. The only other known cure offering long-term HIV remission resulted … Read more…

Study of one million Danish children: Childhood adversity increases the risk of early death

Social adversity in early childhood appears to be a significant risk factor for death in early adulthood. Children who have experienced repeated serious adversity such as losing a parent, mental illness in the family, poverty or being placed in foster … Read more…

Only 17% Of Returning Students Prefer Full-time In-person Instruction: Study

Only 17 percent of students express a desire to return to full-time in-person instruction when colleges re open after a coronavirus pandemic-induced long closure, a national student survey conducted in late July by Simpson Scarborough has found. Majority of students … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente joins late-stage COVID-19 vaccine study

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Vincent Staupe vincent.p.staupe@kp.org 510-318-1557 Kerry Sinclair  ksinclair@webershandwick.com 310-710-0321 OAKLAND, Calif. — Kaiser Permanente began participating in a phase 3 clinical trial to test an investigational vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing the current COVID-19 global pandemic. Kaiser Permanente … Read more…

A new study found some people’s immune systems have an advantage to reduce the severity of illness if that person does get novel coronavirus

The immune systems of some people who have not been exposed to the novel coronavirus could have some familiarity with the pathogen — possibly helping to reduce the severity of illness if that person does get Covid-19, a new study … Read more…

Helicopter parents should step back and watch, study recommends

Researchers conducted the world’s first data-driven study of parenting classes based on the Respectful Approach intervention. The Respectful Approach, modeled on Resources for Infant Educators (RIE)TM, guides parents to treat young children as capable and independent humans who can flourish … Read more…

Face masks often aren’t enough to defeat facial recognition, study finds

Well, there goes the tiniest privacy silver lining on that otherwise dark coronavirus cloud.  A new study from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) found that many commercially available facial-recognition systems are still able to correctly identify people … Read more…

Doctors Post Bikini Photos To Protest Study That Calls Them Unprofessional

Many medical pros felt that the research shamed female physicians who posted personal pictures on their social media accounts. Women Special News Bulletin http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and … Read more…

AZN’s COVID-19 Vaccine Shows Strong Responses, ACAD Fails CLARITY Study, BTAI Hits New High

Today’s Daily Dose brings you news about disappointing results from ACADIA’s major depressive disorder drug trial, AstraZeneca’s promising results of COVID-19 vaccine candidate, BioXcel Therapeutics’ SERENITY program, Immuron’s update on its new therapeutic against campylobacter and ETEC (E-Coli) and very … Read more…

Moderna coronavirus vaccine shows ‘promising’ safety and immune response results in published Phase 1 study, but more research is needed

A Covid-19 vaccine developed by the biotechnology company Moderna in partnership with the National Institutes of Health has been found to induce immune responses in all of the volunteers who received it in a Phase 1 study. CNN.com – RSS … Read more…

Coronavirus antibodies may last only two to three months after infection, study suggests

Within eight weeks, 81% of the asymptomatic people saw a reduction in neutralizing antibodies compared with 62% of symptomatic patients. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

Envy coupled with competition divides society into an upper and lower class, game theoretical study shows

Can class differences come about endogenously, i.e. independent of birth and education? Researchers pursued this issue in a game theoretical study. They were able to show that the basic human need to compare oneself with others may be the root … Read more…

‘Opportunity zones’ fall short on helping low-income communities, study finds

“Opportunity zones,” a key White House program aimed at reducing racial inequities, have benefited big real estate projects more than minority-owned small business, according to a study. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Massive coronavirus study that said hydroxychloroquine doesn’t work has been retracted

Two coronavirus drug research papers that were published recently have been withdrawn by some of the co-authors of the studies, as the validity of the dataset used in the observational trials could not be independently verified. One of the studies … Read more…

Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent coronavirus infection, study with more than 800 people finds

Hydroxychloroquine, the drug backed by President Donald Trump to combat Covid-19, is no better than a placebo in preventing infection of the coronavirus, according to a new study. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Fox News Promoted Hydroxychloroquine. A New Study Now Links It to a 45 Percent Higher Risk of Death

The Daily Beast SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of … Read more…

More than 80% of coronavirus patients on a cruise ship did not have any symptoms, new study says

The researchers’ findings come from observations aboard a 21-day expedition cruise to the Antarctic. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Large study finds drug Trump touted for Covid-19 is linked to greater risk of death and heart arrhythmia

Seriously ill Covid-19 patients who were treated with hydroxychloroquine or chloroquine were more likely to die or develop dangerous irregular heart rhythms, according to a large observational study published Friday in the medical journal The Lancet. CNN.com – RSS Channel … Read more…

Wearing a face mask can reduce coronavirus transmission by up to 75 percent, study says

Researchers on Sunday found that wearing surgical masks can significantly reduce the rate of airborne COVID-19 transmission, amid a debate over the effectiveness of wearing them during the coronavirus pandemic. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Fact check: Trump falsely denies FDA warning on hydroxychloroquine, baselessly alleges political bias in study

President Donald Trump continued Tuesday to make false and baseless claims about hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malaria drug he has repeatedly promoted and now says he is himself taking. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Small business loans are not going proportionately to the hardest-hit areas, Fed study shows

States enduring the brunt of the Covid-19 crisis are receiving a smaller proportion of emergency small business loans, a Fed study found. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Data In New Study Highlights The Lack of Data In Black COVID-19 Cases And Deaths

A new study released on Tuesday has found that a disproportionate number of African Americans in counties across the country make up most of the COVID-19 diagnoses and deaths. The study, conducted by epidemiologists and clinician-researchers at four universities and … Read more…