News

COVID-19 Drug Candidates Identified

COVID-19 Drug Candidates Identified

University of Queensland | April9th,2020
Researchers tested the efficacy of approved drugs, drug candidates in clinical trials, and other compounds
A Screening Tool for Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

A Screening Tool for Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Elsevier | April9th,2020
When used prior to other tests, the tool improved cost-effectiveness by 30 percent, an important consideration in areas with limited health care resources
Autoimmunity May Be Rising in the United States

Autoimmunity May Be Rising in the United States

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences | April8th,2020
In a recent study, NIH researchers and their collaborators found that the most common biomarker of autoimmunity is significantly increasing in the US
Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Newborn Screening Promises Benefits

Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Newborn Screening Promises Benefits

Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care | April6th,2020
The earliest possible diagnosis and treatment of infantile SMA through newborn screening leads to better motor development and less need for permanent ventilation, as well as fewer deaths
New CT Scoring Criteria for Diagnosis of COVID-19

New CT Scoring Criteria for Diagnosis of COVID-19

American Roentgen Ray Society | April1st,2020
Updated CT scoring criteria from AJR considers both lobe involvement and changes in CT findings to quantitatively and accurately evaluate the progression of COVID-19 pneumonia