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Next Generation Precision Oncology and Infectious Disease To Be Discussed At Basel Computational Biology Conference In Switzerland

  Join the international [BC]2 conference and EMBO meeting at BASEL LIFE from 9–12 September: a unique opportunity for today’s scientists to get insights and share the latest discoveries, resources and approaches to make sense of genomic and health-related “big data” for molecular medicine – from precision oncology to infectious diseases. Advances in next generation

By |2019-07-13T13:23:44+00:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Infectious Disease, News, Oncology|Tags: , |0 Comments

Measles Parties and Measles Cruise

Measles Parties. What is going on? Are we still talking about measles? Unfortunately yes. The outbreaks are making daily headlines and some parents are throwing measles parties. The latest headline, "Measles Quarantine On A Cruise Ship." This is becoming a no joke threat to people, and according to Dr. Siegel May 3, 2019, on Fox

By |2019-05-03T16:03:41+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Infectious Disease, News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

5 Things To Know About 2018-2019 Winter’s Flu

Flu season officially ended at the beginning of April 2019, what we learned. For six months beginning October 2018, there were over 18 million flu-related outpatient medical visits in the United States and Puerto Rico. This winter's flu was not as deadly as last season, which could be credited to more awareness, vaccinations, and preparations.

By |2019-04-23T14:57:48+00:00April 19th, 2019|Categories: Infectious Disease|Tags: , |0 Comments

Superbugs are making headlines, but what does that mean for you? 

Are Fungus and Bacterial Infections on the Verge of Becoming an Epidemic? CNN reported on a fungus that is making global headlines, again. Candida auris. This strain of fungus poses a threat for hospital patients with a weakened immune system, as do most superbugs that are becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotic treatment. Candida Auris was first

By |2019-04-12T12:01:05+00:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Infectious Disease|Tags: , |1 Comment

MRSA Infection Report Forecast Released for 2019-2028

Global Hospital Acquired MRSA Infections outlook through 2028 has been published and is now available to purchase from The market report provides an overview of the Hospital Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Infections by providing the disease overview, definition, classification, symptoms, etiology, pathophysiology, and diagnostic methods. It also covers the detailed treatment approaches and

By |2019-04-10T14:47:55+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Infectious Disease, News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Bacteria Are Whispering To Each Other and It May Be More Harmful Than We Ever Thought Possible

The Secret Language of Bacteria and How It Is Affecting Global Health. Bacteria act as a family after a patient becomes infected. They grow together, reproduce and share resources. In the bacteria world, everything is fine, until a new family of bacteria move-in next door. When one member of the bacteria family decides to enjoy

Worrisome Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Could Be Taking More Lives Than Reports Claim

Superbugs thought to cause 23,000 deaths a year in the U.S. could be five-seven times higher. One million Americans experience complications from an antibiotic-resistant infection each year. These infections are most likely picked up in a hospital or clinic, and create emotional, clinical and financial burdens. In a 2013 CDC report, there is claimed to

By |2019-03-05T14:16:00+00:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Infectious Disease, News|0 Comments

An anti-vaccination ‘hotspot’ near Portland declares an emergency over measles outbreak

A quickly escalating measles outbreak around Portland, Oregon, has led health officials in nearby Clark County, Wash., to declare a public health emergency as they warn that people infected with the highly contagious virus since the beginning of the year have visited schools and churches, a dentist’s office, an Amazon locker pickup station, a Costco,

By |2019-02-11T07:45:24+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Infectious Disease, News|Tags: |0 Comments

Mark Zuckerberg is selling up to $13 billion of Facebook stock to fund initiative to cure disease

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative funds research center to find cures for disease. Curing major disease is a big initiative, yet Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, MD, are on a quest to do just that. Zuckerberg announced that he will be selling up to $13B in Facebook stock to help fund the new goal of

By |2018-10-11T20:42:56+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: Infectious Disease, News|0 Comments