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Article ID: 708009

New research shows structural barriers are the biggest reason for low participation in clinical trials

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Findings in Journal of the National Cancer Institute shows patients don’t have enough opportunities for participation

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19-Feb-2019 11:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708135

Study Finds Inadequate FDA Oversight of Prescribing of Fentanyl Products

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

A study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health suggests that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and manufacturers did not take action when evidence emerged that potentially lethal fentanyl products were being inappropriately prescribed to patients.

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14-Feb-2019 4:30 PM EST
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Article ID: 708286

Survey: Misunderstanding Food Date Labels Linked With Higher Food Discards

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

A new survey examining U.S. consumer attitudes and behaviors related to food date labels found widespread confusion, leading to unnecessary discards, increased waste and food safety risks. The survey analysis was led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future (CLF), which is based at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Article ID: 708280

New Nurses Work Overtime, Long Shifts, and Sometimes a Second Job

New York University

New nurses are predominantly working 12-hour shifts and nearly half work overtime, trends that have remained relatively stable over the past decade, finds a new study by researchers at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing. In addition, 13 percent hold a second job, according to the study published in the Journal of Advanced Nursing.

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19-Feb-2019 9:55 AM EST

Article ID: 708278

Single Mothers Spend More on Children’s Health in Hard Times

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

When money is tight, single mothers spend more of their health care dollars on their children than themselves, while two-parent families are less likely to make changes, according to a Rutgers study.

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Article ID: 708209

Speakers Announced for 2019 Experimental Biology Meeting

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)

Renowned scientists including Nobel laureates, research pioneers and celebrated educators will convene at the Experimental Biology (EB) 2019 meeting, to be held April 6–9 in Orlando. Bringing together more than 12,000 life scientists in one interdisciplinary community, EB showcases the latest advances in anatomy, biochemistry, molecular biology, investigative pathology, pharmacology and physiology.

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19-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 708271

Researchers Develop New One-Two Punch Against Melanoma in Mouse Model

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Researchers at the Bloomberg~Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy at Johns Hopkins and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine report two new forms of an older anti-cancer agent they developed appear to enhance the immune system’s ability to fight melanoma in mice. The agents, dubbed s-DAB-IL-2 and s-DAB-IL-2(V6A), comprise a regulatory protein called human interleukin-2 fused to chemically modified portions of diphtheria toxin.

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19-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST

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