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You can now find out your genetic risks for disease for $200, without a doctor

The tests can say whether you have a higher risk for certain diseases. But careful: they can’t predict the future......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017

You can soon find out your genetic risks for disease for $200, without a doctor

The tests can say whether you have a higher risk for certain diseases. But careful: they can’t predict the future......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2017

FDA approves 23andMe"s genetic test for personal disease risks

The FDA approved the fi.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 7th, 2017

FDA approves 23andMe"s genetic test for personal disease risks

The FDA approved the fi.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 7th, 2017

FDA Approves 23andMe"s Genetic Test for Personal Disease Risks

The FDA approved the fi.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 7th, 2017

FDA Approves 23andMe"s Genetic Test for Personal Disease Risks

The FDA approved the fi.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 6th, 2017

Monsanto bets on AI to protect crops against disease

Deep learning could quickly find defenses against viruses and pests......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 18th, 2017

Low Dose Aspirin May Reduce Certain Cancer Risks

Low Dose Aspirin May Reduce Certain Cancer Risks An American study, a low daily dose of Aspirin could reduce the risk of developing certain types of cancer or dying from the disease. The research was recent.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 6th, 2017

Biogen rare infant disease drug Spinraza approved in E.U.

Back in December, Biogen’s Spinraza became the first drug approved by the FDA to treat spinal muscular atrophy, a top genetic cause of death in infants. Now, the Cambridge-based company has repeated that feat in Europe. Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) said .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2017

You won’t find Cryptosporidium in the new ‘Alien’ movie, but the CDC says it lurks in swimming pools

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a warning about recreational water.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

U.S., Pakistan Discuss Release of Doctor Who Helped Find bin Laden

The Trump administration has spoken with Pakistan about the prospect of freeing Dr. Shakil Afridi, who helped the U.S. find and kill Osama bin Laden, and whose imprisonment in Pakistan has been a persistent thorn in relations......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 16th, 2017

A gene therapy that cures a rare genetic disease just got its first customer, a year after it was approved

Thomson ReutersA child in Europe has become the second individual ever to receive a commercial gene therapy, according to GlaxoSmithKline. The treatment, called Strimvelis, can provide an outright cure for a rare inherited i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 4th, 2017

Boycott threat looms as Asian doctor dragged off United Airlines flight

Incident risks a backlash against United from passengers who could boycott the airline.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2017

U.S. FDA Allows 23andMe to Sell Genetic Tests for 10 Diseases

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday agreed to allow genetic testing company 23andMe to market tests directly to consumers to assess their predisposition to develop 10 diseases, including Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and Celiac disease......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 6th, 2017

How Zocdoc’s New Machine Learning Search Engine Makes Medicine More Human

It makes it easier to find the kind of doctor you might need. Quick, off the top of your head, what’s the difference between an optometrist and an ophthalmologist? How ab.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 21st, 2017

How a Whatsapp-inspired IIT-grad"s app tackles India"s doctor shortage

DocsApp joins startups like Practo in helping patients find physicians, says Tech in Asia.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 3rd, 2017

US regulator probes banks over interest rate risks

Some lenders could find themselves in a vulnerable position due to a rise, FDIC warns.....»»

Category: topSource: ftFeb 28th, 2017

ABC News Doctor To Head $10B Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will soon be lead by Dr. Richard Better, a former top official at the Centers for Disease Contro.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 13th, 2017

Why Crisper Therapeutics Tumbled 12.4% in January

Crisper Therapeutics' innovative new approach to tacking genetic disease failed to excite investors' interest last month......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 7th, 2017

Governing, not Elections, Is Europe"s Big 2017 Challenge

The real political risks for Europe stem less from national votes across the continent this year than in the EU’s persistent struggle to find common solutions to common problems, Simon Nixon writes......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 8th, 2017

Researchers Find Link Between Arm Size, Heart Disease Survival Rate

The mid-upper arm circumference 'could be a readily available and simple metric' for determining risk in older patients with heart disease......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 8th, 2017