Download PDF Home › News › FDA Alerts › Injectable Products by SCA Pharmaceuticals: Recall – Potential Contamination October 21, 2017 [Posted 10/21/2017] AUDIENCE: Pharmacy, Health Professional ISSUE: SCA Pharmaceuticals LLC (“SCA Pharmaceuticals”) is voluntarily recalling various lots of injectable products to the hospital level. The is a potential for the products to contain microbial contamination. […]Continue Reading ...
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Download PDF WEDNESDAY, Oct. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) — New anti-clotting drugs — like Xarelto, Pradaxa and Eliquis — aren’t linked with a higher risk of bleeding than the older drug warfarin, a new study finds. Many patients who suffer from blood clots in their legs — called venous thromboembolism (VTE) — or have the […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF — While playing organized sports is a great way to get exercise, buses and locker rooms may be perfect breeding grounds for infectious disease. The American Academy of Pediatrics suggests how to keep your team healthier: Do not share water bottles, mouth guards, towels or other personal items. Encourage personal hygiene that includes […]Continue Reading ...
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Download PDF Immunohistochemistry for alpha-synuclein showing positive staining (brown) of an intraneural Lewy-body in the Substantia nigra in Parkinson’s disease. Credit: Wikipedia An international group of researchers led by Professor Wim Versées (VIB-VUB) has unraveled the workings of an essential mechanism in Parkinson’s protein LRRK2. Their study demonstrates a direct link between the protein’s dimerization […]Continue Reading ...
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Download PDF WEDNESDAY, Oct. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Workers who “telecommute” appear to have a lot more job satisfaction than folks who report to an office every day. But that positive comes with tradeoffs. Remote employees may also have a harder time separating work from their personal lives, and they can become socially isolated, […]Continue Reading ...
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Download PDF Immunohistochemistry for alpha-synuclein showing positive staining (brown) of an intraneural Lewy-body in the Substantia nigra in Parkinson’s disease. Credit: Wikipedia LRRK2 gene mutations are the most common genetic cause of Parkinson’s disease (PD), but the normal physiological role of this gene in the brain remains unclear. In a paper published in Neuron, Brigham […]Continue Reading ...
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Download PDF TUESDAY, Oct. 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) — If you get medications online for your pets, be careful, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cautions. Some websites sell unapproved or counterfeit drugs, make fraudulent claims, sell prescription drugs without requiring a prescription, or sell expired drugs. As a result, you could buy drugs that […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF WEDNESDAY, Oct. 18, 2017 — Vaccines that ward off the cancer-linked human papillomavirus (HPV) are safe for adult women, according to a study of more than 3 million Scandinavians. The researchers, who used Danish and Swedish hospital data to track the incidence of 44 different illnesses over 10 years, found no “serious safety […]Continue Reading ...
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Download PDF Crystal structure of a new engineered protein for treating obesity. Credit: Y. Xiong et al., Science Translational Medicine (2017) (Medical Xpress)—A team of researchers with pharmaceutical company Amgen Inc. report that an engineered version of a protein naturally found in the body caused test mice, rats and cynomolgus monkeys to lose weight. In […]Continue Reading ...
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