Kara Elam is currently working on her Doctorate in Health Policy. She holds Master Degrees in both epidemiology and microbiology. Her research interests include emerging viral diseases, the intersection of human rights and intellectual property rights, and ending violence against women.
Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) recently released study results suggesting that autophagy, a critical immune system component, is necessary to protect against lung inflammation and fibrosis, even in ... Read more
A multidisciplinary team of researchers from Arizona State University’s (ASU) Biodesign Institute, have recently released results from a study that may have important implications for the future of the ... Read more
This week at the American Thoracic Society 2015 International Conference in Denver, Veracyte, Inc., a diagnostic company based in San Francisco, presented preliminary data showing that the company’s molecular ... Read more
This week, New Jersey based biopharmaceutical company Celsion, whose mission is the development of innovative, targeted therapies that address unmet medical needs in oncology, announced the publication of the ... Read more
A collaborative team of international researchers led by the University of Salford (US) in the UK have shown that there is a link between an incorrectly functioning cellular pumping mechanism ... Read more
This week, findings from an important study in the field of Cystic Fibrosis (CF) research showed that AffloVest, a second generation air bladder vest, manufactured by International Biophysics Corporation, ... Read more
Researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital recently released findings from a study in which they have potentially uncovered the physiological mechanism leading to the development of Pulmonary Hypertension (PH). ... Read more