Profusa, Inc. announced that it received the CE Mark to market its Lumee Oxygen Platform™ for continuous, real-time monitoring of tissue oxygen. The company will initially market the system for monitoring tissue oxygen in the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD). With … Continue reading
Diabetics often have to contend with wounds that heal poorly. Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, the CMMC, the CECAD Excellence Cluster and the Institute of Genetics of the University of Cologne have now gained new insights into the underlying cellular mechanisms. Their findings could lead … Continue reading
A surgical team at UC San Diego Health has completed the first series of operations with a novel surgical system that can remove a diseased gallbladder through a single incision hidden in the belly button.
Santiago Horgan, MD, chief of minimally invasive surgery, was able to successfully remove the gallbladder … Continue reading
UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers successfully boosted the regeneration of mature nerve cells in the spinal cords of adult mammals – an achievement that could one day translate into improved therapies for patients with spinal cord injuries.
“This research lays the groundwork for regenerative medicine for spinal cord injuries. We have … Continue reading
A study by a multidisciplinary team of researchers from The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles sheds further light on the role of the cytokine TGFβ1 in the growth of neuroblastoma, and suggests the possibility for a small molecule drug/antibody combinatorial therapy to treat this cancer. Their data … Continue reading
The Journal of Headache and Pain published an open label study – Non-invasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation (nVNS) as mini-prophylaxis for menstrual/menstrually related migraine.
Menstrual migraine and menstrually related migraine attacks are typically longer, more disabling, and less responsive to medications than … Continue reading