Maureen Newman is a researcher by trade, and brings her knowledge of the lab to BioNews Texas. Currently, she is serving as a PhD student at University of Rochester, and working towards a career of research in biomaterials for drug delivery and regenerative medicine. She is an integral part of Dr. Danielle Benoit’s laboratory, where she is investigating bone-homing therapeutics for osteoporosis treatment. She is a senior science and research columnist for BioNews Texas.
Perfusion of a heart involves forcing blood or fluid through the organ. A recent study shows that perfusing a heart with MitoQ, an antioxidant targeted to treat mitochondria, before transplantation ... Read more
Pancreatic stone protein (PSP), a protein secreted by the pancreas especially during pancreatic disease, is indicative of postoperative infection in cardiac patients. This is true for both patients who undergo ... Read more
A group of researchers at Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Besancon in France will be conducting a large, 1000-patient, two-year clinical trial evaluating the prevalence of surgical site infection in patients ... Read more