Download PDF February 4, 2015 at 2:49 AM Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced a Phase 3 study evaluating the efficacy and safety of biosimilar candidate ABP 501 compared with Humira® (adalimumab) in patients with moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis met its primary and key secondary endpoints. The primary endpoint compared the ACR20 measurements (20 percent or greater […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF July 24, 2014 at 7:02 AM From early detection of ketosis to cancer mutation testing in whole blood The new PlasmaPrep™-12 centrifuge will be launched by EKF Diagnostics at AACC. EKF Diagnostics, the global diagnostics company, will be highlighting its expanding product portfolio on its subsidiary Stanbio Laboratory’s booth #1933 at the AACC […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF November 16, 2016 at 6:23 PM Small amounts of electricity similar to the output of a common 9-volt battery could improve life for people living with major depression, the most common mood disorder. A new study at the University of Kansas will investigate the potential of transcranial direct current stimulation, or tDCS, whereby […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF May 12, 2009 at 7:36 AM Sanofi-aventis U.S. announced today that it has acquired from biotechnology company Antisoma plc the U.S. commercial rights to Oforta (fludarabine phosphate film-coated tablets), an oral B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) drug. Oforta is currently approved in the United States for use as a second-line therapy to treat […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF April 22, 2015 at 7:17 AM Researchers at the Cancer Research Laboratory, Methodist Research Institute, Indiana University Health found that a botanical formula for breast health inhibited the growth of estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) human breast cancer cells. More importantly, the researchers also found that the formula enhanced the anti-cancer benefits of the drug […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF July 18, 2016 at 7:55 AM Future Science Group (FSG) today announced the publication of a new article in Future Science OA synthesizing current data on sarcopenic obesity, and looking to highlight the need for public health strategies for prevention and treatment. Sarcopenic obesity is the combination of low muscle mass and high […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF April 17, 2015 at 2:43 AM More than half of all Medicare patients who have cataract surgery undergo unnecessary routine preoperative testing, despite strong evidence that these tests are usually not beneficial and increase national health care costs, reports a study published on April 16 in The New England Journal of Medicine. “For […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF October 13, 2015 at 6:48 AM While planning your family’s fall festivities this month, add the flu shot to the list. Then follow through with a visit to your doctor to make sure everyone is protected for the flu season. October is the recommended month to receive the vaccine for your best shot […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF By Sarah Guy, medwireNews ReporterSeptember 27, 2012 at 9:15 AM High-dose (HD) and pulsed-dose (PD) brachytherapy (BRT) are feasible options for laryngeal cancer patients with recurrent or residual stomal tumor after total laryngectomy, report Polish researchers. They both provide “acceptable toxicity and good palliative effect” in a very difficult therapeutic issue, treatment of […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF March 23, 2012 at 2:14 AM OncoSec Medical Incorporated. (OTCBB:ONCS), which is developing its advanced-stage OncoSec Medical System (OMS) ElectroOncology therapies to treat solid tumor cancers, today announced that the company has been selected to present data from its Phase III and IV head and neck cancer studies at two upcoming conferences. Data […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF By Ingrid Grasmo, MedWire ReporterJuly 30, 2012 at 5:15 PM There may be an underlying systemic cause for erosive hand osteoarthritis (EOA), suggest study findings showing more inflammatory signs in erosive joints relative to non-erosive joints. “Whether EOA is a separate disease entity or a severe stage of hand osteoarthritis (HOA) has been […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF Decoding the exposome through breath biomarkers Prof. Joachim D. Pleil The human exposome is probably best defined as “everything that is not the genome.” This is a bit tongue in cheek, but basically, the exposome is comprised of all of the chemicals in your body from the environment, food, consumer products, their metabolites, […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF December 22, 2015 at 6:27 AM Small price differences at the point of purchase can be highly effective in shifting consumer demand from high calorie to healthier low calorie alternatives, according to a study in the Articles in Advance section of Marketing Science, a journal of the Institute for Operations Research and the […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF April 20, 2012 at 5:28 AM Leading Middle East cardiologists call for adoption of rheumatic heart disease screening and prevention programs at the World Congress of Cardiology Patients with rheumatic heart disease (RHD) are being admitted to hospital too late to prevent the need for heart surgery, according to a new study carried […]Continue Reading ...
Download PDF March 30, 2009 at 7:00 PM The AP/Google.com on Monday examined efforts to prevent and control the spread of drug-resistant tuberculosis in China and other countries. According to the AP/Google.com, drug-resistant TB often develops when health care systems fail to ensure proper treatment adherence, which allows TB bacteria to develop resistance to first-line […]Continue Reading ...
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