Latest Blood serum Stories

Genetically-Altered Rice Could Provide Blood for Patients
2011-11-07 06:29:47

Scientists in China have genetically modified grains of rice in order to provide a new source for a vital component used to treat burn victims and patients who have suffered severe blood loss, Telegraph Science Correspondent Richard Gray reported on Sunday. Gray's report, which was also published by the Sydney Morning Herald, suggests that this genetically modified grain, if mass produced, would provide a new source of human serum albumin (HSA), a protein that is a key component in plasma....

2011-10-13 07:00:00

SCBI's All- Natural Stem Cell Gold Serum reduces the appearance of facial redness associated with Rosacea in 28 days. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) October 13, 2011 Stem Cell Beauty Innovations / SCBI LLC introduces an All- Natural Stem Cell Gold Serum that offers relief from facial redness associated with Rosacea. Results from a study conducted by AMA Laboratories, New City, NY to evaluate the efficacy of Stem Cell Beauty Innovations / SCBI LLC â˜s Stem Cell Gold Serum...

2010-09-16 08:10:09

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Biomarkers in blood serum can be combined with clinical information to accurately classify patients with Alzheimer's disease.  If only biomarkers in blood serum could make our tax forms easier and more accurate. "There is clearly a need for reliable and valid diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease, and in recent years, there has been an explosive increase of effort aimed at identifying such markers," which authors from the study are quoted as...

2009-10-06 12:22:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- BD Diagnostics - Preanalytical Systems, a unit of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), announced today it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the BD Vacutainer® Rapid Serum Tube, a blood collection device designed to help acute healthcare facilities rapidly analyze blood serum for patient diagnosis. "Blood test results drive many important medical decisions, including how to treat or...

2008-09-08 09:00:52

Medivisor has signed an agreement with Cura Pharmaceutical to market the product Albumax, a whey protein isolate formula that enables kidney disorder patients to reach their daily requirements of high quality protein in their diet. Under the terms of the Agreement, Cura will continue to be responsible for manufacturing, regulatory, medical, clinical development, pricing and distribution for the product while Medivisor is responsible for sales and marketing. According to the company, a...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.