A lawyer whose firm was sacked by the Ontario Conservative party after he publicly questioned sexual-misconduct allegations against ex-leader Patrick Brown is now threatening to sue party officials if they don’t immediately apologize to him. It’s the latest sign of deep divisions within the provincial Conservatives, as Brown vies to regain the job he quit […]
Allergan has exercised a third option to develop and commercialize DARPin product candidates from Molecular Partners and will receive an exclusive license for select multi-DARPin candidates in ophthalmology, according to a Molecular Partners press release.DARPin products, a class of protein therapeutics, include the long-acting mono-DARPin abicipar, a drug candidate that inhibits VEGF-A and is currently […]
Learn about a number of digestive and heart-related causes of pain under the left breast. We also look at the treatment options available for each one.Published at https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/320966.php
TORONTO — About 20 years ago, Toronto-born screen star Jennifer Podemski was growing frustrated with a lack of work for Indigenous actors and storytellers such as herself. She took matters into her own hands by becoming a producer. “It was this mounting frustration and anger around the inequity, I suppose,” Podemski, who is of mixed […]
College roommates are sensitive to their roommates’ distress but tend to underestimate the level of distress being experienced by others, finds a newly published study from New York University psychology researchers. Published at https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-02-college-roommates-underestimate-distress-psychology.html
BELGRADE, Serbia — The last symposium of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting dealt with stress management during cataract surgery. Oliver Findl, MD, gives an overview of the most interesting presentations and discusses what he has learned to make surgery better and less stressful.Published at https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cataract%20surgery/news/online/%7b79459ad8-bd40-4b78-a763-16939b28ba9e%7d/video-symposium-focuses-on-stress-management-during-surgery
Researchers have uncovered a link between conception and soda: drinking it daily could harm your chances of becoming pregnant. This goes for men and women.Published at https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/320948.php
Researchers from KU Leuven (Belgium) and the universities of Pittsburgh, Stanford, and Penn State (US) have identified fifteen genes that determine our facial features. The findings were published in Nature Genetics.