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Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Awareness Day

Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Awareness Day On 9th May each year, people commemorate the Cornelia de Lange syndrome (CdLS) Awareness Day. CdLS is a multiple congenital anomalies syndrome characterized by a distinctive facial appearance, prenatal and postnatal growth deficiency, feeding difficulties, psychomotor delay, behavioral problems, and associated malformations mainly involving the upper extremities. Most cases [...]

World Thalassemia Day

World Thalassemia Day On the 8th of May every year, the International Thalassemia Day is celebrated. This day is devoted to raising awareness about thalassemia, strengthening patients' lifelong struggle against this severe blood disease, and commemorating all the people who lost their lives because of this disease. Thalassemia is a hereditary disease that causes the [...]

Oxford Vaccine Shows Promise in Monkeys

Given the urgency of preparing a vaccine against COVID-19, many researchers are skipping the animal trial phase and starting clinical trials directly. However, Oxford University laboratory announced positive results after six monkeys of the rhesus macaques species, with their experimental vaccine: ChAdOx11. This vaccine is an adenovirus vaccine vector that was developed at Oxford’s Jenner […]

World Asthma Day 2020

On May 5th every year, the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) organizes the World Asthma Day. According to WHO1, around 235 million people have asthma and over 80% of asthma-related deaths are occurring in low- and lower-middle income countries. The first World Asthma Day was celebrated in 1998 in more than 35 countries at the […]

COVID-19 Probably Hits Children with Severe Inflammatory Syndromes

Children have been thought to be almost spared from the new coronavirus, but doctors in the UK are investigating a possible connection between COVID-19 and a vague inflammatory syndrome in children. The British pediatric intensive care company (PICS) released an alert ahead of the increasing cases of children admitted to hospitals with a syndrome similar […]

Hypercoagulation, New Suggestion for COVID-19 Mortality

As part of the ongoing research on COVID-19, researchers in China argue that hypercoagulable could be associated with high mortality of COVID-19. They described three patients with SARS-CoV-2, admitted to the ICU with clinically significant coagulopathy, antiphospholipid antibodies, and multiple cerebral infarcts. The first patient was a 69-year-old patient who presented with typical COVID-19 symptoms […]

Upcoming Webinar ‘Pollyanna Attitude – Embrace Hardship’ by Phoenix Clinical Research on Tue, Apr 27, 2020

Pollyanna Attitude – Embrace Hardship webinar by Phoenix Clinical Research will take place on: Tue, Apr 27, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. CET (1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. GMT; 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. BST) Please send your questions, comments and feedback to: info@phoenix-cr.com We’ll also have a live Q&A. Be ready to […]

World Malaria Day

On 25 April each year comes the World Malaria Day. Malaria is an acute febrile illness, transmitted by mosquitos. In a non-immune person, symptoms usually appear 10–15 days after the infective mosquito bite. Malaria spread was estimated in 2018 to be 228 million cases worldwide, taking a child live every 2 minutes and over 1 […]

GSK & Sanofi Collaborate against COVID-19

GSK and Sanofi announced on Apr 14th, their intent to collaborate in developing a vaccine for COVID-19, using innovative technology from both companies. Sanofi will contribute its S-protein COVID-19 antigen, based on recombinant DNA technology, which produces an identical genetic match to proteins on the virus surface. While GSK will contribute its proven pandemic adjuvant […]

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