Researchers racing to develop one vaccine for all coronaviruses – National

Researchers racing to develop one vaccine for all coronaviruses - National

As vaccines roll out across the globe to protect against COVID-19 and its known variants, researchers around the world are in a race to find a universal vaccine that could protect against the current strain of the coronavirus as

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Oxford Endovascular raises $10M to develop ‘origami’ medical device

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Origami is more traditionally associated with the art of paper folding, but one British startup is using the technique to develop a treatment for brain aneurysms. Oxford Endovascular Ltd has raised $10 million in Series A funding for its OxiFlow

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Some Hospitalized COVID Patients Develop Seizures

Some Hospitalized COVID Patients Develop Seizures

THURSDAY, April 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) — COVID-19 can harm multiple organs in the body, including the brain. Now, a new study says some hospitalized COVID-19 patients have non-convulsive seizures that may increase their risk of death. “Seizures are

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New HIE consortium to develop data-sharing solutions, initiatives amid pandemic

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The push toward interoperability is not new. But amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the need for secure and efficient data sharing has become more urgent than ever. To help facilitate greater interoperability during the once-in-a-century public health crisis, six health information

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Folx Health lands $25M to develop its LGBTQA+ health platform, Digital PBM Capital Rx scores $50M and more digital health fundings

Folx Health lands $25M to develop its LGBTQA+ health platform, Digital PBM Capital Rx scores $50M and more digital health fundings

This morning LGBTQIA+ focused digital health provider Folx Health scored $25 million in new financing. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round with participation from Define Ventures and Polaris. Founded by former Optum VC, A.G. Breitenstein, this comes just months after

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AMA Innovations, Onyx to develop tool linking providers, social services

Unite Us expands social determinants partnerships in Louisiana, West Virginia

As the healthcare industry moves toward comprehensive care — and not just treating a physical malady — physicians are increasingly collaborating with community organizations.  One example of that collaboration is occurring between the nation’s top physician association and a technology

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Philips and Merck partner to develop personalised fertility treatment

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Netherlands-based global health technology company, Royal Philips has announced a multi-year partnership with US science and technology company, Merck to develop digital solutions for personalised fertility treatment. WHY IT MATTERS According to the National Health Service, roughly one in seven couples in

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U.S. experts hope Biden team will develop national coronavirus testing strategy – National

Coronavirus patients highly infectious for first 9 days, according to new study - National

As the coronavirus epidemic worsens, U.S. health experts hope Joe Biden’s administration will put in place something Donald Trump’s has not — a comprehensive national testing strategy.Such a strategy, they say, could systematically check more people for infections and

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Men with genetic disorder hemochromatosis 10 times more likely to develop liver cancer: study

Men with genetic disorder hemochromatosis 10 times more likely to develop liver cancer: study

A global study suggests that men with hemochromatosis — a genetic disorder that impacts one in 327 Canadians — are 10 times more likely to develop liver cancer than the general population.The study was led by a team at

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Sex Differences in Rates of Change and Burden of Metabolic Risk Factors Among Adults Who Did and Did Not Go On to Develop Diabetes: Two Decades of Follow-up From the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study

Carotid Disease and Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Parameters in Type 2 Diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II

Sex Differences in Rates of Change and Burden of Metabolic Risk Factors Among Adults Who Did and Did Not Go On to Develop Diabetes: Two Decades of Follow-up From the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study Azra Ramezankhani, Fereidoun Azizi, Farzad

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