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Using Smart Manufacturing Technology to Scale Regenerative Medicine

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In an important step toward integrating biomanufacturing science with production techniques, Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) announced the opening of the Rockwell Experience Center at the Advanced Regenerative Manufacturing Institute (ARMI) in Manchester, N.H. on June 8.

AI Drives Data Insights for Doctors and Their Patients

How artificial intelligence and automation are enabling precision medicine to become the standard of care
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Dr. Lina Basel-Salmon has been treating rare disease patients at Schneider Children’s Medical Center of Israel and Beilinson Hospital at the Rabin Medical Center for 22 years. In the city of Petah Tikva where she practices, Dr. Basel-Salmon was an early adopter of genomics in clinical practice, using whole-genome sequencing to diagnose her patients. Dr.

Celebrating LGBTQIA+ Mental Health Trailblazers

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Pride Month is a time for us to celebrate the important strides made to support and advance LGBTQIA+ mental health. See the images to learn about several queer mental health trailblazers and keep up with us as we share resources all month long.

“All Patients Should Have Their Tumor Sequenced At Least Once”

At ASCO 2022, an oncology panel discusses the benefits and practices of comprehensive genomic profiling
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This year’s American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2022 Annual Meeting took place in person at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago and online, June 3-7. Thousands of oncology professionals, patient advocates, and industry representatives convened for the world’s largest clinical oncology meeting to discuss the latest scientific and medical research.

A key topic was the implementation of comprehensive genomic profiling (CGP) in the clinic as a powerful approach to maximize cancer treatment options following diagnosis.

Bayer - Headlines of the Future: Farming on the Front Lines

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Often described as the breadbasket of Europe, agriculture is a central component to Ukraine’s economy and employs nearly 17 percent of the country’s working population. According to the FAO, the primary food security concern resulting from the conflict is food access rather than food availability due to a lack of viable export channels.

Alkermes Honor Men's Mental Health

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Fact: compared to women, men are less likely to seek support and services for mental illness. This Men's Health Month, Alkermes encourages its followers to join the movement to amplify Men's Mental Health information and resources. Check out a few action items below.

Here are a few actions you can take to honor men's mental health:

Quest Diagnostics Brings “Green Bronx Machine” to Denver High School, Where Students Grow Produce in Tower Gardens

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Students at Denver’s Academy of Urban Learning (AUL) High School harvested their first crop of fresh greens and vegetables from an indoor tower garden they’ve been tending since earlier this semester.

Medtronic Podcast: Ruchika Singhal Says One Thing Can Bring Better Healthcare to More People Worldwide

A podcast with Ruchika Singha, president of Medtronic Labs
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Ruchika Singhal, president of Medtronic Labs, says she grew up in Medtronic, starting her career as an engineer. But her professional life really began when she took over Medtronic Labs, a non-profit quasi-independent arm with a mission of bringing better healthcare to more people worldwide. In this podcast, Singhal shares her story and identifies the one thing that will help more people living away from big cities and healthcare hubs. “We’re never going to have enough doctors and we’re never going to have enough infrastructure,” Singhal says.

Singer-Songwriter Ava Paige Makes Music With My Special Aflac Duck®

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Nashville singer-songwriter and cancer survivor Ava Paige knows all too well that “the things that make you better don’t come that easily,” a lyric she wrote as part of a song she performed for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals patients, caregivers and health care professionals alongside My Special Aflac Duck®, a robotic companion for pediatric cancer and sickle cell disease patients.

Podcast: Silencing the Shame on Mental Health

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Founder of Silence the Shame, Inc., and former music executive Shanti Das and Southern Company’s Internal and Executive Communications Director, 

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