Biden Terms Vaccine Rollout ‘A Dismal Failure’ as He Unveils Pandemic Response Plan

Biden Terms Vaccine Rollout ‘A Dismal Failure’ as He Unveils Pandemic Response Plan

Victoria Knight In the past 24 hours, President-elect Joe Biden has delivered two speeches focused on the nation’s covid response. Thursday night, he laid out a $1.9 trillion-dollar plan to address what he’s calling the “twin crises” of the covid-19

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HHS Delays Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements in Response to Updated Utilization Guidelines

Amedisys Floats Future Innovation Plans, Details COVID-19 Costs

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Friday announced it will amend the reporting timeline for the Provider Relief Fund, giving home health agencies and others more time to prepare required information. The news comes shortly after

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Former FDA chief Kessler tapped as top Biden adviser for COVID-19 response

Former FDA chief Kessler tapped as top Biden adviser for COVID-19 response

Dive Brief: President-elect Joseph Biden said Friday he has named former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner David Kessler as chief science adviser to his coronavirus response team, replacing Trump administration leader Moncef Slaoui. The team will also include former Medicare

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Treating cancer with precision: It’s time for host response profiling

Rescuing cancer care from the “Black Hole” of Covid-19

 Cancer care is changing for the better. Advanced cancers that were once considered incurable only seven or eight years ago are now looked upon in a new light thanks to researchers, biotech and pharma companies introducing advanced treatment modalities to

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Australia clamps down in response to cases of UK coronavirus variant

Australia clamps down in response to cases of UK coronavirus variant

By Donna Lu A pedestrian walks through a deserted South Bank on the first day of a snap lockdown in Brisbane on 9 January 2021AFP /AFP via Getty Images Authorities in Australian have responded swiftly to contain potential outbreaks of

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AHRQ director Gopal Khanna resigns in response to Capitol riot

AHRQ director Gopal Khanna resigns in response to Capitol riot

Gopal Khanna, who has served as the director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality since 2017, announced Monday that he resigned from his role.In an email to staff, Khanna said he submitted his resignation to HHS Secretary Alex

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A Polygenic Score for Type 2 Diabetes Risk Is Associated With Both the Acute and Sustained Response to Sulfonylureas

Erratum. Abrogation of MMP-9 Gene Protects Against the Development of Retinopathy in Diabetic Mice by Preventing Mitochondrial Damage. Diabetes 2011;60:3023–3033

AbstractThere is a limited understanding of how genetic loci associated with glycemic traits and type 2 diabetes (T2D) influence the response to antidiabetic medications. Polygenic scores provide increasing power to detect patterns of disease predisposition that might benefit from a

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Effects of intragastric administration of L-tryptophan on the glycaemic response to a nutrient drink in men with type 2 diabetes — impacts on gastric emptying, glucoregulatory hormones and glucose absorption

Effects of intragastric administration of L-tryptophan on the glycaemic response to a nutrient drink in men with type 2 diabetes — impacts on gastric emptying, glucoregulatory hormones and glucose absorption

ParticipantsTwelve men with T2D (mean age: 63 ± 2 years, BMI: 30 ± 1 kg/m2, HbA1c: 49.7 ± 2.5 mmol/mol (6.7 ± 0.1%), duration of diabetes: 10 ± 2 years) participated in the study. Their diabetes was managed by metformin (500–2000 mg/day) alone (n = 7), or in combination with a DPP-4 inhibitor (n = 2) or

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Bill Gates on the State of the COVID-19 Pandemic Response

Bill Gates on the State of the COVID-19 Pandemic Response

Bill Gates isn’t about to be contemplating his touchdown dance yet. You don’t get to devote your life to battling the world’s most intractable problems by declaring victory before a fight is over. But in a letter Gates released this

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What healthcare orgs should be doing in response to the SolarWinds breach

What healthcare orgs should be doing in response to the SolarWinds breach

The recent SolarWinds breach presents a range of critical security issues for government agencies, healthcare organizations, government agencies and major companies in other industry verticals. SolarWinds produces a variety of popular IT infrastructure monitoring solutions and the breach it suffered

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