Wai Lo

United States UConn

海报

评论了 3D-Printed Flexible Wings With Metamaterial Functionalities
Interesting poster. 3D-printed flexible wings are promising due to their ability to replicate complex natural structures like insect or bird wings.

海报

评论了 Opportunities for pharmacist intervention: Exploring barriers to accessing HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) in the United States
Indeed, pharmacists play an important role in the effective delivery of PEP and are in a unique position to address some of the barriers that hinder its access.

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评论了 Human Networks and Data Science
@Goran and Neil: For the previously funded NSF award information, you can find it here in this link at: https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/ Just try the program name, or you can search using keywords or PI information. It will show you the summary of the funded projects. Dollar amount and the funding period. Very useful.

基金

评论了 DoD Complex Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Research - Clinical Research Award
They have this just announced Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research program. Fiscal Year 2024 (FY24) Peer Reviewed Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program (TBIPHRP) Request for Information (RFI) posted on SAM.gov at: · https://sam.gov/opp/5e783bfc55084cffa3692814121eb89d/view Responses are requested by 11 August 2024

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评论了 Lawful evidence collection in online child sexual abuse investigations, including undercover
Interesting RFA, I was wondering the previous awardees from this grant efforts?

论文

评论了 High-dose polyethylene glycol-3350 and gatorade solutions for patients with previous inadequate bowel preparations for colonoscopy are safe and effective
Last month, suflave, a colonoscopy preparation, has received FDA approval. It contains a combination of polyethylene glycol 3350, sodium sulfate, potassium chloride, magnesium sulfate, and sodium chloride. Notably, Suflave is designed to have a taste that resembles a sports drink.

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评论了 Is Colchicine Involved in Managing Stroke?
Last month, The FDA approved Lodoco, also known as colchicine, for use in adult patients with established atherosclerotic disease or those with multiple risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Its primary indication is to decrease the likelihood of myocardial infarction (MI), stroke, coronary revascularization, and cardiovascular death in such individuals.

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评论了 Mechanism of action of a 0.075 mg norgestrel progestogen-only pill 2. Effect on cervical mucus and theoretical risk of conception
Two days ago, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved norgestrel (tradename: Opel®), a progestin-only daily oral contraceptive, for over-the-counter (OTC) use for all ages. But I can't find their reserach article.

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评论了 Lecanemab in Early Alzheimer’s Disease
The company Eisai made this drug but wonders why their stock has been low. Interesting!!!

讨论圈

评论了 Public Health
One of my articles talking about public health issue of how to disseminate health knowledge to general public particularly the groups affected by health disparities. Please see the link for the free article in pubmed https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32557277/

讨论圈

评论了 Medical Advancements
A new Alzheimer's treatment called lecanemab has received accelerated approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This innovative therapy has demonstrated the ability to moderately slow cognitive and functional decline in individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's disease. The FDA’s decision followed results of a Phase III clinical trial published in this article.

研讨会

评论了 Update on Follicular Lymphoma
I would suggest to make it more lay term for general public.

论文

评论了 Studies of bone morphogenetic protein-based surgical repair
This has received almost 300 citations since it was published. The journal ADDR is a high impact journal.

讨论圈

评论了 Robotics
Robots are capable of operating independently without continuous human control.