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POLITICO New York Health Care: Northwell's transplant plans; Bassett in Washington Heights talking Zika

06/28/2016 10:00 AM EDT

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TRANSPLANT - Northwell Health announced Monday that it has recruited Lewis Teperman to build a liver transplant program, a move that signifies the health system's expanding interest in organ transplants and new competition among New York City's largest health systems. Teperman comes from NYU Langone Medical Center and NYU School of Medicine. In addition to NYU, liver transplants are performed in New York City at Montefiore, Mount Sinai and New York-Presbyterian, but there were no transplant centers for patients who live on Long Island. Northwell's program, if approved, could conceivably be more convenient for patients in Queens and Brooklyn as well, further eating into the market share of programs at Mount Sinai or New York-Presbyterian. Northwell recently received state approval for a pediatric kidney transplant program, which would compete with similar programs at Mount Sinai and Stony Brook. Read more here: http://politico.pro/291Qvx8

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RIDING ALONG - Following a media blitz Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation into law to make it easier for women to get mammograms and breast cancer screenings. Cuomo and his longtime partner, celebrity chef Sandra Lee, who was diagnosed with breast cancer last year and underwent a double mastectomy, began their day in Sunken Meadow State Park in Suffolk County to launch a statewide motorcycle ride to raise awareness. http://politico.pro/295EgiT

NOW WE KNOW - Disney princesses affect both girls and boys, according to a study from the journal Child Development, which found the more princesses in your kid's life, the higher levels of female gender-stereotypical behavior are exhibited. http://nyti.ms/28YiudD

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ZIKA - The city's health commissioner was in Washington Heights Monday night discussing Zika, the mosquito-borne virus that is causing devastating birth defects across Latin America and South America. Read more here: http://politico.pro/28Zsi6S

CERTIFIABLE - Montefiore will announce Tuesday that it is now a Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's disease serving the seven county region of the Hudson Valley, a designation that comes with a five-year $2.1 million grant from the New York State Department of Health.

ENDORSEMENT - The Committee of Interns and Residents-SEIU Healthcare is endorsing State Sen. Gustavo Rivera in his re-election bid against primary challenger Fernando Cabrera, a New York City Councilman.

RESEARCH PROBLEMS AT NYU - The New York Times reports: "New York University's medical school has quietly shut down eight studies at its prominent psychiatric research center and parted ways with a top researcher after discovering a series of violations in a study of an experimental, mind-altering drug." http://nyti.ms/28Yl0Am

BRING OUT YOUR DEAD - The New York Times reports: "In the last day of the legislative session this month, lawmakers voted overwhelmingly to end [a] 162-year-old system by requiring written consent from a spouse or next of kin before city officials can release an unclaimed body to a school, unless the deceased is already registered as a body donor." http://nyti.ms/296t9Gp

SCHOOLS DON'T LIKE THAT IDEA - The New York Daily News reports: "Medical schools and the city's one-and-only mortuary school are raising alarms about legislation quietly adopted by lawmakers this month that would forbid the city medical examiner and hospitals from handing over unclaimed bodies to any 'university, college, school or institute' without the next of kin's consent." http://nydn.us/296tyZf

LANDMARK MOVE - Landmark Health, a company that provides in-home care for people with multiple chronic conditions, held a grand opening Friday in an effort to raise awareness of their services.

TOXIC EDUCATION - Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand and Charles Schumer and Rep. Chris Gibson are asking the Obama administration for help educating New Yorkers about the toxic chemical PFOA. http://politico.pro/295Dv9s

PHARMA REPORT: Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, the second-largest health insurer in New England, has reached agreements with Novartis and Eli Lilly to pay based on efficacy for two of their most important medicines, according to STAT. http://bit.ly/28Yl5V2


WHAT WE'RE READING:

-A GENERATIONAL DECISION - POLITICO reports: "The Supreme Court on Monday gave the abortion rights movement its biggest legal victory in a generation, striking a restrictive Texas law and erecting a legal firewall that could knock down similar state anti-abortion limits and curtail new ones." http://politi.co/296yKwB

ALSO FROM THE COURT - POLITICO reports: "The Supreme Court ... also announced it won't review Ariosa Diagnostics Inc. v. Sequenom . That decision could bode poorly for the genetic testing industry and the health care diagnostic industry overall, said Kevin Noonan, a biotech and patent law expert at McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP.."

... The Supreme Court did agree to take up a case that involves two genetic testing companies, Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega. Justices will review whether supplying a single part of a patented invention to an overseas manufacturing facility is a violation of patent laws.

-SEWAGE TREATMENT - MIT scientists are wondering if raw sewage could become a diagnostic tool for public health officials, according to the Wall Street Journal. http://on.wsj.com/28ZoBha

-RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS - Bloomberg asks if chili peppers can be our cure for opioid addiction. "Centrexion's drugs are designed to target pain directly, without triggering the brain's reward system. The company is developing an injectable drug to treat arthritis and foot pain that contains a synthetic version of capsaicin, a substance in chili plants." http://bloom.bg/28ZohPA

-PHARMACY BENEFITS - Bloomberg also tells a story of how a pharmacy benefit manager used big data to lower costs. http://bloom.bg/296rYqk

-BIG DEAL - The Wall Street Journal reports: "Medtronic PLC said Monday that it agreed to acquire HeartWare International Inc. for $1.1 billion, adding more heart-treatment products to the medical-device maker. Medtronic will pay $58 a share in cash for HeartWare, a 93 percent premium over HeartWare's Friday closing price of $29.98." http://on.wsj.com/296svZp

TODAY'S TIP - Comes from the Cleveland Clinic: "Side-sleeper? Keep your head in neutral posture, with your chin straight ahead. Tucking your chin produces a painful forward head position."

STUDY THIS:

-PATIENT ZERO - The 2009 swine originated in pigs from a very small region in central Mexico, according to researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, who published their findings in the journal eLife.

-SPARE THE ROD - The New York Times reports on a study that found there is a link between a spanked child and an aggressive, angry child. http://nyti.ms/296tadk

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