• NIH: Social interaction affects cancer patients’ response to treatment NIH

    How well cancer patients fared after chemotherapy was affected by their social interaction with other patients during treatment, according to a new study by researchers at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part of the National Institutes of Health, and the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.

  • NIH: Experimental Zika virus vaccines restrict in utero virus transmission in mice Zika vaccine

    Two experimental vaccines can restrict Zika virus transmission from pregnant mice to their fetuses and can prevent Zika virus-induced placental damage and fetal demise, according to new findings published July 13 in Cell.

  • Bone Therapeutics adds new board members Bone Therapeutics

    Bone Therapeutics, the Belgium-based bone cell therapy company focused on orthopaedics and bone diseases, has elected a new Chairman of the Board of Directors, while the previous chairman will continue as a Non-Executive Director.