January 22, 2018 A new study found that women who took a specially prepared blend of minerals and nutrients for a month saw their 3-mile run times drop by almost a minute. The women who took the supplement also saw improvements in distance covered in 25 minutes on a stationary bike and a third test […]Continue Reading ...
Homes in Ecuador destroyed by the 2016 earthquake. The damage left tens-of-thousands displaced across the country. Credit: University of South Florida On April 16, 2016, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked the South American country of Ecuador. It was the most severe seismic event in nearly 40 years – killing roughly 700 people and displacing more […]Continue Reading ...
January 22, 2018 Epilepsy is associated with thickness and volume differences in the grey matter of several brain regions, according to new research led by UCL and the Keck School of Medicine of USC. The largest-ever neuroimaging study of people with epilepsy, published today in Brain, shows that epilepsy involves more widespread physical differences than […]Continue Reading ...
Dermatologists need to be aware of margin of error and related issues that can affect the results of biosimilar clinical trials. Sample size, study population variability, study site geography, and clinical expertise can impact trial results. The statistical margin used to define the maximum allowable difference between biosimilar and a reference agent for psoriasis may […]Continue Reading ...
January 22, 2018 Cherwell Laboratories, specialist suppliers of products for environmental monitoring and process validation, has published an eBook titled, “The Pharmaceutical and Cleanroom Industry’s Pocket Guide to Prepared Culture Media”. Available to download from Cherwell’s website, the new guide is intended for anyone involved in using and/or buying microbiological media. It aims to provide […]Continue Reading ...
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 17, 2018 — Scientists may have discovered what makes a creative mind tick: stronger connections among brain regions that usually work in opposition to each other. For eons, researchers have wondered what sets the da Vincis, Shakespeares and Einsteins apart. Results from this new study offer more evidence to debunk the popular notion […]Continue Reading ...
January 19, 2018 Findings from a new study carried out on male team sport athletes A study led by sports scientists at Dublin City University has found that the performance enhancing benefits of caffeine are more apparent in athletes who do not drink caffeine-rich drinks such as tea, coffee, and energy drinks on a daily […]Continue Reading ...
January 19, 2018 Though the Zika virus is widely known for a recent outbreak that caused children to be born with microencephaly, or having a small head, and other malformations, scientists have struggled to explain how the virus affects a baby as it grows in the womb. Now, new research suggests the virus damages a […]Continue Reading ...
January 19, 2018 Researchers at the Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia have resolved one of the great unknowns in bone self-repair: how the cells responsible for forming new bone tissue are called into action. Their work reveals the role of an electromechanical phenomenon at the nanoscale, flexoelectricity, as a possible mechanism for stimulating the […]Continue Reading ...
Treatment for Pain Trevena Announces FDA Acceptance for Review of New Drug Application for Olinvo (oliceridine) Injection January 2, 2018 — Trevena, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRVN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the Company’s New Drug Application (NDA) for Olinvo (oliceridine) Injection. The Company expects that the PDUFA date for the […]Continue Reading ...
January 22, 2018 Studies indicate that knee pain is the most common bone problem in India While India has witnessed an increase in life expectancy thanks to advances in medical science and technology, what is also increasing is the number of people leading sedentary lifestyles and eating food that is unhealthy. All this has contributed […]Continue Reading ...
Avion Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of Balcoltra (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets and ferrous bisglycinate tablets) Oral Contraceptive ATLANTA, Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Avion Pharmaceuticals, LLC, the makers of the Prenate® line of prescription prenatal vitamins, received approval of its new drug application (NDA) for the oral contraceptive Balcoltra (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets […]Continue Reading ...
If you think microbes are culprit in dementia, Alzheimer’s Germ Quest will pay $1 million for convincing evidence. CEO Leslie Norins, MD, PhD, who is fronting the money, says the three-year-long contest is open to researchers from around the globe. Even if a high-salt diet doesn’t lead to blood pressure problems, it could still be […]Continue Reading ...
WASHINGTON — The Department of Health and Human Services released its long-anticipated draft guidance Friday on Trusted Exchange Framework, a.k.a. interoperability. On the face of it, interoperability is a simple concept: a handshake to assure trusted, secure exchange of health information among different systems — but in practice, achieving it has been a long haul […]Continue Reading ...
plazomicin Treatment for Urinary Tract Infection Achaogen Announces FDA Acceptance of New Drug Application with Priority Review for Plazomicin for Treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections and Bloodstream Infections SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Achaogen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAO), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative antibacterials addressing multi-drug resistant (MDR) gram-negative infections, […]Continue Reading ...
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- Public health research seeks to understand how natural disasters impact spread of Zika
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- Epilepsy associated with volume and thickness differences in brain matter
- Trevena Announces FDA Acceptance for Review of New Drug Application for Olinvo (oliceridine) Injection
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- Avion Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of Balcoltra (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets and ferrous bisglycinate tablets) Oral Contraceptive
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