Breaking new ground: Longhorn’s trailblazing effort to develop a universal flu vaccine

Listen to the article 8 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. For some, there’s a jolt of glee in the brief seconds after the seal of a Coca-Cola bottle is broken and that puff of carbonation escapes. It’s a sound often associated with memorable moments. Jeff Fischer, President … Read more

Deadly Venom From Spiders and Snakes May Also Cure What Ails You

TUCSON, Ariz. — In a small room in a building at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, the invertebrate keeper, Emma Califf, lifts up a rock in a plastic box. “This is one of our desert hairies,” she said, exposing a three-inch-long scorpion, its tail arced over its back. “The largest scorpion in North America.” This captive … Read more

A nuclear threat spurs France’s Medisis to advance radiation therapy

Listen to the article 8 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has elevated fears of a nuclear threat, prompting many to ask the question: “What if?” Medisis Pharma’s Marc Bigret Permission granted by Medisis/Marc Bigret Unfortunately, the answer is sobering. Currently, no post-radiation … Read more

Patients Taking Experimental Obesity Drug Lost More Than 50 Pounds, Maker Claims

An experimental drug has enabled people with obesity or who are overweight to lose about 22.5 percent of their body weight, about 52 pounds on average, in a large trial, the drug’s maker announced on Thursday. The company, Eli Lilly, has not yet submitted the data for publication in a peer-reviewed medical journal or presented … Read more

Case Study: Florence Healthcare Gets Bold with AI-Driven Solutions

A lot of people think of marketing as artsy logos, creative ads, and eye-catching billboards. But marketing is so much more than what we see on the surface. Marketing, when done well, is strategic, data-driven, and aligned with an organization’s goals—and bottom line. This kind of marketing propels growth and future-proofs revenue, and it relies … Read more

Creating Better HCP Experiences Now with Data and Omnichannel

How can online retailers know exactly what color you would like for that silk-cashmere blend sweater? Or that you forgot to purchase trainers you were eyeing yesterday? You’re not alone if you feel your favorite store has as much understanding of your preferences as your best friend. The rise of big data changed everything we … Read more

New Developments in Gynecological Cancer Research

Substantial unmet needs exist in the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic cancers. Often, these tumors are detected in later stages when treatment options are limited, and prognosis is poor. However, the gynecologic cancer space is on the cusp of change. The recent introduction of novel medicines, namely targeted therapies, has improved patient care and outcome. … Read more