Nurse practitioners (NPs) can help meet the rising demand for health care due to older population growth, especially in underserved populations. They are highly skilled and educated clinicians dedicated to improving public health through a wide range of primary care services, providing a holistic approach that combines culture and community.
JUPITER, Fla., July 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dyadic International, Inc. (“Dyadic”) (OTCQX:DYAI), announced today that it has entered into a comprehensive series of research and development agreements, including a potential commercialization agreement, with Biotechnology Development for Industry (“BDI Holdings”), a Spanish biotech company, and its subsidiaries – VLP The Vaccines Company, S.L.U. (“VLPbio”), and Biotechnology Developments for Industry in Pharmaceuticals, S.L.U. (“BDI Pharma”) (collectively “BDI”). Dyadic expects to leverage the BDI team’s know-how in the development of next generation vaccines and drugs. Additionally, Dyadic will utilize BDI’s previous C1 industrial fermentation scale-up and commercialization experience with yeast and filamentous fungi processes to further advance Dyadic’s proprietary C1 technology for biopharmaceutical product development and production.
A team of scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have been awarded nearly $2 million from the National Institute of Mental Health of the National Institutes of Health to develop an ‘industrial level’ high throughput screening platform that could lead to new treatments for a number of childhood brain disorders.
Palm Beach County’s life sciences industry is not only fast-growing, but extremely collaborative. Here’s the top five reasons Palm Beach County is an innovative hub for the life sciences.
FAU’s Center for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (CMBB) and Sancilio & Company, a local biotech company founded in 2005, continue to partner in training highly skilled workers in biopharmaceuticals and drug development.
Since scientists began studying the brain, they have asked whether the biology they observed can really be tied to external behaviors. Researchers are building a substantial understanding of the biophysical, molecular, and cellular interactions of neurons, but directly relating those interactions to outward behaviors is an ongoing challenge in the field. “The biophysical properties of neurons are pretty well known,” said Hyungbae Kwon, Ph.D., Research Group Leader at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI). “What we don’t know well is how these connections and communications trigger our behavior.”
Is it possible to prevent dementia from happening in the first place? That is what a leading neuroscientist at Florida Atlantic University hopes to prove through an innovative approach that defies the notion that “one-size-fits-all” when it comes to battling Alzheimer’s disease (AD), Lewy Body Dementia (LBD), Parkinson’s disease (PD) and other related disorders.
CoverMyMeds, a leader in electronic prior authorization (ePA) solutions, and Modernizing Medicine, the specialty-specific health IT leader, today announced an agreement to bring electronic prior authorization (ePA) functionality to the over 7,500 providers using EMA™, the award winning electronic health record (EHR) system in Modernizing Medicine’s suite of services.
Officials at Boca Raton Regional Hospital (BRRH) today announced that it has embarked on a process to explore the possibility of establishing a strategic partnership with another healthcare provider — one that will accelerate and elevate the Hospital’s position as a preeminent academic regional referral medical center.
Jenna Martin approaches life as an opportunity to serve others and Christ. It’s why she wants to be a nurse, and why she chose PBA as the place to provide her with the skills and knowledge to be the best.