Trial tests efficacy and safety of NVX-CoV2373 COVID-19 vaccine among adolescents

In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers in the United States described the safety, efficacy, and immunogenicity of the NVX-CoV2373 vaccine against severe acute respiratory syndrome…

Stem cell-gene therapy shows promise in ALS safety trial — ScienceDaily

Cedars-Sinai investigators have developed an investigational therapy using support cells and a protective protein that can be delivered past the blood-brain barrier. This combined stem cell and gene therapy can…

Scientists are excited by results from a trial of a new treatment for tinnitus — ScienceDaily

After 20 years searching for a cure for tinnitus, researchers at the University of Auckland are excited by ‘encouraging results’ from a clinical trial of a mobile-phone-based therapy. The study…

COVID-19 outbreak reported among participants in Kristin Smart murder trial

A COVID-19 outbreak has been reported among some people directly involved in the Kristin Smart murder trial. Monterey County Superior Court officials say three participants in the trial have tested…

Trial of New Alzheimer’s Drug Reports Disappointing Results

A closely watched clinical trial of a potential Alzheimer’s drug failed to prevent or slow cognitive decline, another disappointment in the long and challenging effort to find solutions for the…

New trial brings hopeful treatment one step closer to the clinic — ScienceDaily

Islet cell transplants are a promising treatment that can cure difficult-to-treat type 1 diabetes. The cells, taken from a donor pancreas, provide patients with a sustainable and tightly controlled source…

Clinical trial is planned based on results from preclinical study. — ScienceDaily

In type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune response attacks the pancreas’s insulin-producing beta cells, leading to marked fluctuations in blood sugar levels. Lifelong daily insulin treatments are standard for patients, but…

Omicron-specific Sinopharm, Sinovac COVID vaccine candidates cleared for clinical trial

A vial labelled “Sinopharm COVID-19 Vaccine” is seen in this illustration taken January 16, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, April 16 (Reuters)…

UW-Health will move onto next phase of Moderna Pediatrics Covid-19 vaccine trial

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – A COVID-19 vaccine for babies and toddlers may soon become reality for parents who have been waiting for years to protect their children against the…

Trial testing cocoa flavanol supplement shows promise for reducing cardiovascular risk — ScienceDaily

The first large-scale trial to test the long-term effects of a cocoa flavanol supplement to prevent cardiovascular disease offers promising signals that cocoa flavanols could have protective cardiovascular effects. In…