GCxGC-MS Validated for Metabolomics Profiling, Biomarker Discovery

November 19, 2015

Read the story on Advanced Health Network. Scientists at the David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI), located at the NC Research Campus in Kannapolis, NC, validated the use of comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography mass spectrometry (GC×GC-MS) for metabolite biomarker discovery. “GC x GC-MS is an approach to biomarker research that tends to be under-used,” commented […]

Duke University cardiologist named principal investigator for MURDOCK Study

March 08, 2015

KANNAPOLIS, N.C.—March 6, 2015—Eight years after she helped create Duke University’s health research project based at the North Carolina Research Campus, Kristin Newby, MD, MHS, has become the lead scientist for the MURDOCK Study. Newby, professor of Medicine at Duke and faculty member of the Duke Clinical Research Institute, replaces Rob Califf, MD, as the […]

A Fruit Billionaire Tries to Rewrite the Textbook on Medicine

June 19, 2014

By Megan Scudellari / June 19, 2014 1:10 PM EDT Newsweek Link to original story on Filed Under: Tech & Science, Medicine, cancer Rows of small white bungalows, once the property of workers at the local textile mill, still line the streets of Kannapolis, North Carolina. A larger-than-life bronze statue of town hero and NASCAR icon Dale Earnhardt Sr. […]

New Biomarker for Oxidative Stress When Exercising Discovered

May 14, 2014

View the abstract published in the American Journal of Physiology. New research led by David Nieman, DrPH, FACSM, director of the Appalachian State University Human Performance Laboratory at the NC Research Campus, identified a new biomarker for oxidative stress generated during exercise. In the field of exercise science, measuring oxidative stress can be difficult, time […]

A Distinct Metabolic Signature of Human Colorectal Cancer with Prognostic Potential

March 25, 2014

A Distinct Metabolic Signature of Human Colorectal Cancer with Prognostic Potential. Clinical Cancer Research: An Official Journal of the American Association of Cancer Research. March 25, 2014. Qiu Y, Cai G, Zhou B, Li D, Zhao A, Xie G, Li H, Cai S, Xie D, Huang C, Ge W, Zhou Z, Xu LX, Jia W, Zheng S, Yen Y, Jia W. Center for Translational Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Affiliated Sixth […]