Akeso Biomedical Enters into License Agreement for Fe3C Compounds to Prevent Foodborne Illness

Akeso Biomedical Enters into License Agreement for Fe3C Compounds to Prevent Foodborne Illness
Waltham, MA (PRWEB) May 12, 2015 Akeso Biomedical, Inc., a privately held company developing new solutions for the treatment of bacterial infections and microbial biofilms, announced that it has exclusively licensed a new class of compounds designed to treat bacterial infections. The new class of compounds, known as Fe3C, has broad-spectrum activity against a wide ...

Breakthrough PULS Cardiac Test Presented at 2015 American College of Cardiology Conference Demonstrates Improved Early Detection of CHD that Helps Prevent Heart Attacks

Breakthrough PULS Cardiac Test Presented at 2015 American College of Cardiology Conference Demonstrates Improved Early Detection of CHD that Helps Prevent Heart Attacks
San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) March 17, 2015 Dr. Douglas Harrington, FCAP – Clinical Professor at USC Keck School of Medicine and Dr. Americo Simonini, FACC – Cardiologist at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center presented “Early-detection of Coronary Heart Disease with an Advanced Proteomic & Predictive Algorithm Demonstrates Improved Patient Outcome” on Saturday, March 14th in the Patient ...

“Effective Treatment Strategies for Ebola Viral Infection”: How to Prevent the Spread of Ebola and the Pathogenesis of Ebola Virus

St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) March 10, 2015 Yinka Vidal, BS. MA. H.ASCP, a medical researcher, and Former Research Fellow from the Department of Pharmacology, University of Lagos College of Medicine, Lagos, has written a new book about Ebola and infection control strategies. The book is designed to educate healthcare professionals about Ebola pathogenesis, immunopathology, ...

Prevent Blindness Warns Increased Screen Time in the Workplace Can Cause Vision Problems

Prevent Blindness Warns Increased Screen Time in the Workplace Can Cause Vision Problems
CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 24, 2015 Computers, tablets and smartphones are necessary devices in many workplaces today. With the increase in screen time, at work or leisure, the risk of digital eye strain also increases. According to a recent report from The Vision Council, more than 60 percent of adults spend five or more hours ...

Prevent Blindness and the National Black Church Initiative Team Up to Address Vision and Eye Health

Prevent Blindness and the National Black Church Initiative Team Up to Address Vision and Eye Health
CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 26, 2015 Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health organization and the National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches across 15 denominations, are announcing today that they are joining forces to improve the vision and eye health of the coalition’s 15.7 million African American churchgoers. African ...

Mount Sinai Researchers Identify a New Window of Opportunity to Prevent Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Diseases

New York, NY (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Future prevention and treatment strategies for vascular diseases may lie in the evaluation of early brain imaging tests long before heart attacks or strokes occur, according to a systematic review conducted by a team of cardiologists, neuroscientists, and psychiatrists from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and ...