CellMax Life receives six U.S. patents for early cancer detection blood test

Patents cover entirety of sub-$200 test and platform, which isolates rare circulating tumor cells (CTCs) from one tube of blood CellMax Life, enabling early cancer detection and management with affordable, non-invasive blood tests, announced today that six U.S. patents have been granted for its biomimetic platform CMx, which detects circulating tumor cells (CTC). The patents […]

Health Tip: Eat Whole Grains

— Whole grains are an important part of a balanced diet and can help reduce your risk of developing some chronic diseases. Grains are a source of fiber, several B vitamins, and minerals such as iron, magnesium and selenium, the U.S. Department of Agriculture says. The agency mentions these possible advantages to adding more grains […]

New analytics platform predicts and monitors chronic autoimmune conditions

Machine learning platform predicts, detects and monitors chronic disease across patient populations Former WPC Healthcare/Intermedix executives named advisors for new platform IQuity, a Nashville-based data analytics company that specializes in predicting, detecting and monitoring chronic disease, today announced the launch of a revolutionary data mining and analytics platform that will predict and monitor chronic diseases […]

Multi-center study results demonstrate best-in-class performance of Bladder EpiCheck urine test

Results of the European multi-center study of Bladder EpiCheck™ urine test, supporting reduction of invasive procedures, were published in the European Urology Oncology journal Nucleix Ltd., a leading cancer detection and screening company, announced today that the multi-center European study results with its Bladder EpiCheck™ urine test for the detection of bladder cancer recurrence, were […]

Why smells bring back such vivid memories

The role of the AON in memory formation Toward better sniff tests for Alzheimer’s A new study, published in the journal Nature Communications, shows that our brains integrate smell with information about space and time to form episodic memories. The findings may lead to better Alzheimer’s “sniff tests.” Smells can trigger strong bouts of nostalgia, […]

CERENOVUS announces launch of novel stent retriever for treating stroke patients

Indications for Use CERENOVUS Launches Next Generation Stent Retriever at Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS) Annual Meeting CERENOVUS, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, announced the first patients have been treated with its new EMBOTRAP II Revascularization Device since it became commercially available in the U.S. EMBOTRAP II is a next-generation stent […]