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Geographical Factors Associated With Prescribing Of Gluten-Free Foods In England

Researcher aims to describe time trends, variation, and factors associated with prescribing gluten-free foods in England. Prescribing practice for gluten-free foods in England varies hugely and does not seem to be driven by obvious medical factors. And those living in the most deprived areas of the country are the least likely to be prescribed these products, which may be due to a lower rate of diagnosis of coeliac disease in disadvantaged groups. The study was published in the online journal BMJ Open.

Modified CAR T-cell More Effective For Cancer

FT819, an off-the-shelf, T-cell receptor (TCR)-less CD19 CAR T-cell product could potentially be made more accessible to cancer patients than conventional CAR T-cell therapies showed positive results in functionality and efficacy studies.