translational medicine


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translational medicine

n.
The branch of medicine that deals with using knowledge gained from basic scientific research to develop practical applications, such as new treatments, devices, drugs, or policies.

translational medicine

The constellation of activities which seek to translate the science of gene discovery, gene transfer, and functional genomics into gene-targeted therapies.

translational medicine

Molecular medicine The constellation of activities which seek to translate the science of gene discovery, gene transfer, and functional genomics into gene-targeted therapies.
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The Science City Research Alliance Translational Medicine project is part of a larger investment by Advantage West Midlands and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) in the research infrastructure of the West Midlands.
Translational medicine is a new field that integrates the study of the elements of disease with the development of novel therapies and diagnostics.
US-based Bristol-Myers Squibb has named Saurabh Saha as its new senior vice president, global head of translational medicine at its R&D unit, it was reported on Thursday.
PCARI, which has tapped the Philippine Information Agency for media support to its call for applications, said projects to be funded under this announcement are expected to be either in the priority areas of information infrastructure development and health innovation and translational medicine to be undertaken jointly by collaborating eligible higher educational institutions.
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A test might prevent thousands of skin disease misdiagnoses by simply checking two genes, scientists report in the July 9 Science Translational Medicine.
The Institute of Translational Medicine Birmingham (ITM) site, next to the new Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham and the University of Birmingham Medical School, has been designed by Glenn Howells Architects.
The study has been reported in Science Translational Medicine.
But a team of scientists at the University of California, Santa Barbara, reported in the latest issue of STEM CELLS Translational Medicine it has found a way to isolate RPE cells as early as 14 days following the onset of differentiation.
Dr Malcolm Semple, from the Institute of Translational Medicine at the University of Liverpool, said: "Our results are the first to show that people with pandemic and asthma for which they took regular inhaled steroids required less intensive treatment and had a better chance of recovering from H1N1.
The accuracy of testing for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels to assess risk of prostate cancer could be improved in the future by using genotyping, according to a study published online in Science Translational Medicine.
Twenty-six participating graduate students from University of California, Los Angeles will serve as MRF research consultant interns who will apply the comprehensive drug discovery principles established by the Myelin Repair Foundation's Translational Medicine Platform to 120 drug candidates that previously failed in Phase 2 and 3 trials due to lack of efficacy.

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