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UC Davis and Orgenesis Partner to Increase Access to Cell and Gene Therapies in California

(SACRAMENT) UC Davis and Orgenesis Inc. today announced an agreement to implement Orgenesis Mobile Processing Units and Labs™ (OMPULs™) at multiple medical and academic institutions within the University of California. These OMPULs provide on-site development and manufacturing of cell and gene therapies, help reduce development costs, and increase access to therapeutics. UC Davis is home… Read More »

Parkinson’s Foundation Receives Robert W. Woodruff Foundation Grant to Increase Access to Genetic Research in Georgia

NEW YORK AND YOU LOVE ME, June 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Parkinson’s Foundation has received a grant from the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation to expand genetic testing, genetic counseling, and educational research opportunities for black and African Americans with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Through PD GENERATION: Mapping the future of Parkinson’s diseaseThe grant supports efforts… Read More »

Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere mark a near-record increase

Comment on this storyComment Despite growing awareness of global climate change and its devastating effects, carbon dioxide levels continue to walk in the wrong direction. This year’s annual rise in CO2 levels is one of the largest on record, representing a buildup of heat-trapped gases not seen in millions of years, scientists at the Scripps… Read More »

Why climate change is fueling the increase in mosquito numbers in NC

They’re as much a part of summer in Southeast North Carolina as the sun, sand, and surf. But the buzz generated by these kids isn’t one that anyone really appreciates, and a new study shows that North Carolina’s warm climate fueled by climate change is creating better living conditions for the region’s bloodsucking residents. A… Read More »

Ozempic and Wegovy: FDA warns of increase in off-brand versions

Share on PinterestThe FDA has issued a warning against compound drugs similar to Ozempic and Wegovy that haven’t been tested for safety or efficacy. Terry Vine/Getty Images The FDA has issued a warning on GLP-1 drugs similar to Ozempic and Wegovy. These drugs differ from FDA-approved Ozempic and Wegovy because they are made by online… Read More »