Former police officer to go on trial for shooting death

A former police officer accused of fatally shooting Thomas “TJ” Siderio, a 12-year South Philadelphia resident, will go to trial on all charges, a judge ruled this week. Edsaul Mendoza will face first-degree murder charges, among others, in connection with Siderio, who was allegedly shot in the back and killed on March 1 near Barry …

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Allogene Therapeutics (ALLO) Initiates Industry’s First Allogeneic CAR T Phase 2 Trial

News and research before hearing about it on CNBC and others. Request your 1-week free trial to Street Insider Premium here. Allogene Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALLO), a clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering the development of allogeneic CAR T (AlloCAR T™) products for cancer, today announced the start of ALLO’s potentially pivotal Phase 2 clinical trial. -501A …

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A novel method to identify spike stabilizing mutations for COVID-19 vaccine development

In a recent study published on the bioRxiv* Preprint server, researchers discuss a robust method to identify mutations that simultaneously enhance expression and stabilize the prefusion conformation of the spike (S) glycoprotein of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). To study: High-throughput identification of SARS-CoV-2 spike prefusion-stabilizing mutations. Image Credit: sanjaya viraj bandara/Shutterstock.com Background …

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SunLive – Rotorua Airport to trial robotic magpie

Rotorua Airport has teamed up with Wingspan to trial a drone-like robotic magpie as a new and innovative method of deterring birds from the runway. If adopted, Rotorua Airport will become the first airport in the southern hemisphere to use this method of bird control. The Ro-Magpie is remote controlled and designed to safely deter …

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Rotorua Airport to trial robotic magpie to deter birds from runway

Currently, Ro-Magpie is used to train falcons in Wingspan. Photo/Maurice Summerfield Rotorua Airport has teamed up with Wingspan to trial a drone-like robotic magpie as a new and innovative method of deterring birds from the runway. If adopted, Rotorua Airport will become the first airport in the southern hemisphere to use this method of bird …

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Brooks Rehabilitation Participates in a National Stroke Recovery Trial Using Innovative Technology

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., September 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Brooks Rehabilitation’s first participant in the national stroke recovery trial, EMAGINE, has just completed his participation in the study. The randomized, double-blind study tests whether a noninvasive wearable device that delivers an electromagnetic field to brain networks can reduce disability and improve recovery after moderate to severe ischemic …

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Avenda Health raises $10 million, gets FDA approval to begin clinical trial of laser heat technology

Culver City-based Avenda Health, which has developed a laser thermal treatment platform for prostate cancer and related conditions, had two key developments last month. On August 9, the company announced that the US Food and Drug Administration had authorized a randomized clinical trial of its laser ablation technology to treat prostate cancer. Then, on August …

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