PharmaMar announces today that the patient recruitment for the randomized and pivotal Phase III 'CORAIL' study with lurbinectedin (PM1183), for the treatment of platinum-resistant ovarian cancer, has been successfully completed.
QUT researchers in Brisbane, Australia, have successfully trialed LED street lights in three areas of Queensland where they found energy savings of up to 82 percent. Now they want local government authorities to adopt LED street lighting more widely and slash their collective $250 million annual street lighting power bill.
Insilico Medicine Inc. to present on the recent advances in applying the deep learning techniques to biomarker development and drug discovery at the BioData World Congress in Cambridge, UK.
The Obstetrics/Gynecology Residency Program in the School of Medicine at the University of California, Riverside has received accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, the national organization that accredits US medical residency and fellowship programs and the institutions that sponsor them. The program was accredited for a total of 16 residents. The first class of four residents will begin their training in July 2017.
A staggering 1.7 million persons in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer in 2016, with 600,000 cases ending in death. University of Oklahoma researchers have collaborated to design a novel, non-invasive cancer therapy that could eliminate tumors without affecting the healthy cells in the body.
The most complete ice age mastodon skeleton found in Michigan since the 1940s was recovered this month from the state's Thumb region by a University of Michigan-led team that included Tuscola County teachers who volunteered for the dig.
At the southern end of the Earth, a NASA plane carrying a team of scientists and a sophisticated instrument suite to study ice is returning to surveying Antarctica.
In response to Vice President Biden's Cancer Moonshot, representatives from government, academic, pharmaceutical and diagnostic companies hope to jump-start the development of an open database for liquid biopsies. The University of Chicago will play a key role, providing data-sharing technology.
ECS is celebrating Open Access Week this year by giving the world a preview of what complete open access will look like. From Oct. 24th through Oct. 30th, we are taking down the paywall to the ECS Digital Library, making over 132,000 scientific articles free and accessible to anyone.
Springer Nature is delighted to announce that it has rolled out its free content sharing initiative, now named SharedIt, to all of the Springer Nature-owned portfolio and over one thousand additional co-owned and partner-owned journals. This now encompasses over 2,300 journals and enables authors and subscribers to post links to free-to-read versions of primary research articles anywhere, including social media platforms, repositories, websites, scholarly collaborative networks and via emails.