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(American Academy of Neurology) The American Academy of Neurology is pleased to announce the winning entries to the 2016 Neuro Film Festival. The Neuro Film Festival is an annual contest to help raise awareness about why more research is needed to cure brain diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, stroke, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis and others.
(IDIBELL-Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute) Scientist develop a catalog of 1,000 tumors with their genetic, epigenetic and expression alterations and drug sensitivities.
(Brown University) Experts concerned that primary care screening for melanomas could lead to widespread misdiagnoses or overtreatment can take comfort in the results of a new study that found no such problems.
(IDIBELL-Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute) Scientists identify an epigenetic mechanism involved in the development of autoinflammatory diseases. The observed epigenetic changes open up possibilities for the development of novel biomarkers with clinical uses.
(IDIBELL-Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute) Five leading research institutions (IDIBELL, Hospital del Mar, Irsicaixa, VHIO and VHIR) create the 'Next-Next Generation Sequencing' Platform, together with Roche Diagnostics, to develop diagnostic applications of cancer and infectious diseases