Secretary Perdue Issues USDA Statement on Plant Breeding Innovation

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today issued a statement providing clarification on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) oversight of plants produced through innovative new breeding techniques which include techniques called genome editing. Under its biotechnology regulations, USDA does not regulate or have any plans to regulate plants that could otherwise have been developed […]

International Liver Symposium on liver diseases and transplantation

In continuation of its commitment to bringing world-class healthcare to all, the Medanta Institute of Liver Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine organised the 4th International Liver Symposium (ILS) at The Leela Ambience, Gurugram. The event saw participation from experts from across the world, representing the frontiers of knowledge from 22 countries. Experts shared perspectives and new […]

Phase 2b Clinical Trial in Pancreatic Cancer

LAGUNA HILLS, CA, February 28, 2018 (BUSINESS WIRE) — PharmaCyte Biotech, Inc. (OTCQB: PMCB), a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing targeted cellular therapies for cancer and diabetes using its signature live-cell encapsulation technology, Cell-in-a-Box®, today explains PharmaCyte’s plans to conduct a Phase 2b clinical trial. When PharmaCyte met with the FDA in January of 2017, PharmaCyte’s […]

Careers in Genetics

Clinical Geneticist In this career, you’ll be a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating patients with inherited health problems, such as Alzheimer’s disease, cystic fibrosis or sickle cell disease. You’ll also treat some forms of cancer or other conditions related to genetic alteration. Some serious schooling will be necessary to become a clinical geneticist; […]