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Stricter rules for conducting human trials approved at U of M

An action plan to improve the safety of patients involved in University of Minnesota human trials was approved by the Board of Regents.

The U has been under fire after a series of scathing reports about the way its Department of Psychiatry recruited patients into its drug trials, following investigations into the death of Dan Markingson in 2004. 276 more words

News

Gold Coast uni team aims to beat killer disease

Gold Coast Bulletin Stephanie Bedo April 24, 2015

A Griffith University research team wants to infect people with malaria — a disease that kills at least half a million people every year. 28 more words

Microbiology

SlimMax with Super CitriMax, The Science Behind Our Ingredients

You’ll hear us say many times, Pure Health Trends only manufacturers top quality products made with pharmaceutical grade ingredients, and when available we insist on patented ingredients. 351 more words

Slimmax

Artificial Skin - with lattice of embedded sensors responsive to heat, humidity and pressure - Could Help Prosthesis Wearers Feel, For Real

Smithsonian Magazine: In the last year, doctors and engineers have seen great success in providing amputees with highly controllable prosthetic limbs. The DEKA “Luke Arm,” for instance, gives the wearer precise enough control to eat with chopsticks—it’s also the first bionic arm approved by the FDA. 303 more words

Science

Ebola Vaccination Effort Underway At UMd. School Of Medicine

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A desperate race to stop the Ebola outbreak is underway. Some of that life-saving work is being done right here in Baltimore. Local volunteers got trial vaccines at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. 401 more words

Local

Wednesday's Ratings (11/19): 'Arrow' steady, 'The 100' rises

The ratings are in for Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014.

At 8pm, a new episode of Arrow, “Draw Back Your Bow,” landed 2.63 million viewers and a 0.9/3 rating in the 18-49 demo, which matched last week. 30 more words

TV