Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - November 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
2009-11-30 CPR/AED education program for teens 0 None
2009-11-30 Alzheimer's Association offers tips and round the clock assistance for caregivers during holiday season 0 None
2009-11-30 Clinical trials of personalised vaccines to fight glioblastomas 0 None
2009-11-30 QRxPharma commences Phase 3 pivotal trial of MoxDuo IR 0 None
2009-11-30 BioMarin Pharmaceutical receives FDA orphan drug designation for 3,4-DAP 0 None
2009-11-30 Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals commences enrollment in florbetaben Phase III clinical trials 0 None
2009-11-30 Sanofi-aventis, Intelliject sign an exclusive licensing agreement for novel epinephrine auto injector 0 None
2009-11-30 MagForce Nanotechnologies initiates conformity assessment procedure for its Nano-Cancer therapy 0 None
2009-11-30 Kiadis Pharma commences enrollment in multinational ATIR study 0 None
2009-11-30 Allos Therapeutics granted U.S. patent for FOLOTYN 0 None
2009-11-30 Eli Lilly's Cymbalta receives FDA approval 0 None
2009-11-30 MHI team performs catheter implantation of the new Amptlazer Cardiac Plug prosthesis 0 None
2009-11-30 Micromet to present new results from its blinatumomab study at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-30 ALS research collaboration receives philanthropic funding 0 None
2009-11-30 Spectrum Pharmaceuticals completes enrollment in apaziquone Phase 3 trial 0 None
2009-11-30 Presentations at Tuesday's RSNA conference 0 None
2009-11-30 Centene announces new program to educate children on the importance of active and healthy lifestyle 0 None
2009-11-30 Minerva Biotechnologies grants Clarient exclusive commercializing rights to its MUC1 diagnostic test 0 None
2009-11-30 Sentinelle Medical's Aegis Navigation MRI and ultrasound imaging system showcased at RSNA 2009 0 5
2009-11-30 CDS announces second Disability Intensive Course on cerebral palsy 0 None
2009-11-30 "Skin" to aid hearing 0 5
2009-11-30 HPS offers recommendations against potential risks caused by radon in indoor environment 0 None
2009-11-30 Cell Therapeutics' platinum-based anti-tumor compounds demonstrate stronger anti-tumor potency 0 None
2009-11-30 Charity urges government to stop under 18s from using sunbeds 0 None
2009-11-30 Prevalence of osteoarthritis continues to rise; OA expenses nearly 100% higher for women than men 0 None
2009-11-30 Interventions by parent mentors can effectively reduce wheezing and asthma attacks in children 0 None
2009-11-30 Mobile phones with special software now offer accurate diagnosis of acute appendicitis 0 None
2009-11-30 Early intervention for young children with autism improves IQ, communication and social interaction 0 5
2009-11-30 Elastography decreases breast biopsies and maps tumors more precisely 0 None
2009-11-30 High levels of physical activity may damage knees and increase risk for osteoarthritis 0 None
2009-11-30 Rural beneficiaries more likely to undergo joint replacement surgeries than urban recipients 0 None
2009-11-30 CCAC congratulates the Ontario government for expanding access to Avastin 0 None
2009-11-29 Study on deaths from cancer in Europe shows steady decline in mortality 0 None
2009-11-28 Leading mental health experts to hold conference in Vancouver 0 None
2009-11-28 EMEA determines MAA for omacetaxine mepesuccinate for treatment of CML patients 0 None
2009-11-28 Cromoz's new drug delivery system to reduce amount of drugs used in cancer treatment 0 None
2009-11-27 XenaCare Holdings becomes national sponsor of Arthritis Foundation 0 None
2009-11-27 European Commission approves MICARDIS medication for CV protection 0 4
2009-11-27 Combination of CPR and AED saves boy's life 0 None
2009-11-27 Bobby Moore Fund launches 'Project South Africa' to raise critical funds for bowel cancer research 0 None
2009-11-27 Researchers predict diabetes cases to double and cost to triple in the next 25 years 0 None
2009-11-27 Cancer Research UK launches Little Star Awards in partnership with TK Maxx 0 None
2009-11-27 Copper sequestering drug tetrathiomolybdate shown to be effective in treating Wilson disease 0 None
2009-11-26 CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery treatment offers new option for cancer patients in Ontario 0 None
2009-11-26 MICARDIS receives Health Canada approval to reduce the risk of non-fatal stroke 0 None
2009-11-26 UCLA engineers and physicians develop PAD treatment device to prevent thrombosis 0 None
2009-11-26 UGR scientists provide early diagnosis of eye disorders through optical technique 0 None
2009-11-26 Wnt signaling pathway plays a role in diabetic retinopathy 0 None
2009-11-26 BodyLogicMD opens 13 new bioidentical hormone specialty practices in 2009 0 None
2009-11-26 LCA-CA issues 2nd Annual Report Card on Lung Cancer 0 None
2009-11-26 LCA-GA issues 4th Annual Report Card on Lung Cancer 0 1
2009-11-26 Aetna Better Health teams up with Hartford student to highlight the importance of diabetes and health literacy 0 None
2009-11-26 Wnt and EGFR signaling pathways interact to promote tumor cell invasion and metastasis 0 None
2009-11-26 Scientists offer first genetic proof of new and rational treatment for osteoporosis 0 None
2009-11-26 Preventative care program to educate and seek affordable health care for people with bipolar disorder 0 None
2009-11-26 Researchers find link between novel gene, phosducin and blood pressure response to stress 0 None
2009-11-26 Chiropractic treatment for TMJ dysfunction 0 5
2009-11-26 Healthy dietary habits are important for GCA prevention 0 None
2009-11-26 Findings show the relationship between neurotransmitter dopamine and ADHD 0 None
2009-11-26 Dr. Sarit Larisch receives the prestigious Johnson & Johnson Focused Funding grant 0 5
2009-11-26 Behavior problems in children with autism can be reduced with a training program for parents 1 5
2009-11-26 Parent mentors can help in reducing asthma complications in minority children 0 None
2009-11-25 Erbitux drug can reverse rare stomach disorder, report researchers 0 None
2009-11-25 Protein mutation can cause a new form of heart failure 0 None
2009-11-25 GNC's annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign: MISSION Skincare extends support 0 None
2009-11-25 Tips for making holiday celebrations comfortable and enjoyable for people with hearing loss 0 None
2009-11-25 Study reveals that ghrelin can increase resistance to Parkinson's disease 0 5
2009-11-25 Advanced radiation delivery techniques can reduce TomoTherapy treatment time 0 None
2009-11-25 Foot ulcers: One of the many challenges of diabetics 0 None
2009-11-25 HPA-specific shRNA holds potential as a novel therapeutic strategy for gastric cancer 0 None
2009-11-25 Novel way to fight UTIs: Research into Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-25 Roche's xCELLigence RTCA DP Instrument with CIM-Plate 16 enables real-time monitoring of cell migration 0 None
2009-11-25 Additional data on lubiprostone presented at the GASTRO 2009 UEGF/WCOG meeting 0 None
2009-11-25 Johnson & Johnson Focused Funding grant for research on brain cell damage in PD 0 None
2009-11-25 Given Imaging's PillCam SB wireless capsule endoscopy effective in treating GI patients 0 None
2009-11-25 UGR researchers provide early diagnosis of ARMD and keratitis 0 None
2009-11-25 Human Genome Sciences submits BLA for ZALBIN 0 None
2009-11-25 Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada to invite research operating grant proposals related to CCSVI and MS 4 5
2009-11-25 'Suicide gene E' reduces potent drug dosage in cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-25 Plasma albumin levels and cardiovascular disease risk factors influenced by common genetic components 0 None
2009-11-25 CVS/pharmacy and Warner Home Video team up to raise critical funds for cystic fibrosis 0 None
2009-11-25 New study reveals that dentists can help detect patients with cardiovascular disease 0 None
2009-11-25 Study may pave way for potential drug targets in lung cancer treatment 0 None
2009-11-25 Positive Phase II/III clinical data from ChemoCentryx' PROTECT-1 Traficet-EN trial 0 None
2009-11-25 Clinical data on ImmunoGen's TAP compounds to be presented at the 51st ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-25 Exercise and education program reduces disability and improves physical function after back surgery 0 None
2009-11-25 Ambit Biosciences presents data evaluating FLT3 inhibitor in AML at the 51st ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-25 New Brunswick's colorectal cancer screening program lauded by CCAC 0 None
2009-11-25 Myasthenia Gravis Alliance receives Global Pharmaceuticals grant to further research and awareness 0 None
2009-11-25 Study: GSTP gene protects against bowel cancer 0 None
2009-11-25 EMEA grants orphan drug status for LFB Biotechnologies' recombinant anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody 0 None
2009-11-25 Researchers develop new device to detect skin cancer 0 None
2009-11-25 Study finds no significant difference in hospital angioplasty volume and death rates in patients with myocardial infarction 0 None
2009-11-25 Older adults with chronic musculoskeletal pain face increase risk for falls 0 None
2009-11-25 Study shows 95 percent of radiation oncologists use FDG-PET, MRI and 4DCT to locate cancer 0 None
2009-11-25 Eisai's NDA for Aricept tablets for treatment of Alzheimer's disease accepted for review 0 1
2009-11-25 CXCL5 molecule causes insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes in obese people 1 None
2009-11-25 New biodegradable drug-eluting fibers advance stent technology and brain surgery 0 None
2009-11-25 Faulty enzyme may contribute to malignant brain tumour formation 0 None
2009-11-25 Guardian Life Insurance Company of America continues its present coverage guidelines for mammography screenings 0 None
2009-11-25 Involving family members in medical rounds can improve standard of care, says new study 0 None
2009-11-25 High salt intake poses greater risk for stroke and cardiovascular disease 0 None
2009-11-25 People with severe EBS at increased risk of skin cancer, say scientists 0 None
2009-11-25 Strategies to elicit response in autistic children 0 4
2009-11-25 Canadians with chronic neck and back pain now have access to top spinal care 0 3.3
2009-11-25 Medical care in Germany for children with cancer is very good: IQWiG report 0 5
2009-11-25 Obese, HIV patients do not respond to antiretroviral therapy, says new study 0 None
2009-11-25 Worldwide collaboration leads to treatment for rare skin disorder 0 None
2009-11-24 LRI awards $3.6 million grants to drive innovative science in lupus and related diseases 0 None
2009-11-24 Seniors with chronic pain more at risk of falls 0 None
2009-11-24 Shanghai Biolaxy receives IND approval for insulin formulation to treat diabetes 0 None
2009-11-24 Therapeutic agents in soy can treat colon cancer, says study 0 None
2009-11-24 Current, older generation is more prone to hip and pelvic fractures 0 None
2009-11-24 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource offers tips to reduce gas 0 None
2009-11-24 Reboxetine drug does not alleviate depression, says new study 0 None
2009-11-24 Medical advances abound while surgeons report concerns about medical errors 0 3
2009-11-24 Ocimum Biosolutions' Biotracker awarded caBIG Bronze Compatibility Certification 0 None
2009-11-24 RESTAURANT SURVIVAL GUIDE in the EAT THIS, NOT THAT! book series released 0 None
2009-11-24 Ohr Pharmaceutical to develop OHR/AVR118 for cachexia treatment 0 1.5
2009-11-24 Medical Nutrition launches Diff-Stat pre- and probiotic supplement to prevent the onset of AAD and C-diff 0 2.6
2009-11-24 CytRx to initiate a multinational Phase 2 clinical trial of its doxorubicin prodrug 0 None
2009-11-24 Shire submits a MAA for velaglucerase alfa in Europe 0 None
2009-11-24 Positive data from Æterna Zentaris' Phase 2 targeted cytotoxic peptide conjugate study 0 None
2009-11-24 Delcath Systems sponsors "Regional Therapeutic Options for Metastatic Melanoma" symposium 0 None
2009-11-24 Withheld anger in MS patients can have adverse effect on health 0 2.7
2009-11-24 Presence of increased body fat hinders the loss of body weight 0 None
2009-11-24 51st ASH meeting to feature 16 abstracts of MMRC 0 None
2009-11-24 About Face Acne Foundation to provide best-in-class therapy for indigent acne patients 0 None
2009-11-24 Vitamin D deficiency may increase risk of stroke, heart disease and death, finds study 0 None
2009-11-24 Pharmacy-based intervention improves antipsychotic adherence among patients with mental illnesses 0 None
2009-11-24 Developmental and behavior problems in individuals with autism associated DNA imbalance characterized 0 None
2009-11-24 New findings shake the foundations of Alzheimer's research 0 5
2009-11-24 NCCN Guidelines adds ofatumumab and romidepsin as therapy options for CLL 0 None
2009-11-24 New MEMS sensor may help clinicians distinguish stable and unstable plaque during cardiac emergencies 0 None
2009-11-24 DSS sets evidence-based guidelines and definitions to treat type 2 diabetes 0 None
2009-11-24 New data indicates early association between anti-inflammatory medication and cardiovascular risk 0 None
2009-11-24 U.S. Court rules in Merck's favor in Flemings case involving FOSAMAX 0 None
2009-11-24 Older adults who take psychotropic medications more likely to experience falls 0 None
2009-11-24 BioAlliance Pharma's AMEP biotherapy reduces both tumour growth and tumour angiogenesis 0 None
2009-11-24 Exposure to environmental pollutants is associated with asthma symptoms in children 0 None
2009-11-24 NFL's new concussion policy welcomed by American Academy of Neurology 0 None
2009-11-24 Team-based care and medical homes may improve chronic disease management 0 5
2009-11-24 Multidisciplinary pediatric neurosurgery program launched 0 None
2009-11-24 Scientists identify factors behind chronic coughing 0 None
2009-11-24 Scientists determine how insulin resistant drugs alter core biochemical pathways through systems biology approach 0 None
2009-11-24 Study reveals high levels of cardiac biomarkers in the blood of heart attack patients 0 None
2009-11-24 Researchers awarded grant to find effective methods for childhood obesity prevention 0 None
2009-11-24 Minimally invasive procedure relieves chronic back pain for retired school teacher 0 1
2009-11-24 Physical exercise - one of the most effective methods of preventing disease 0 None
2009-11-24 New technology developed to rapidly identify compounds for the treatment of heart failure 0 None
2009-11-24 Seattle Genetics and Agensys expand ADC collaboration 0 None
2009-11-24 Researchers find causes for patellofemoral pain syndrome 0 2
2009-11-24 Custom Spine launches two new innovative spine systems at NASS annual meeting 0 None
2009-11-24 New computational tool may aid surgeons plan for life-saving pediatric operation 0 None
2009-11-24 AmKor and Hengdian Group sign license agreement to develop and market new drug candidate in China 0 None
2009-11-24 Study: Men who do moderate-to-heavy intensity exercise are less likely to have stroke 0 None
2009-11-24 Eating disorder: Tips to manage holiday anxieties 0 None
2009-11-23 LCA-NY issues 2009 Report Card on Lung Cancer 0 None
2009-11-23 Research suggests common oral bacterium may exacerbate autoimmune disease 0 None
2009-11-23 New initiative launched to take care of patients with sickle cell disease 0 None
2009-11-23 Diabetics should keep blood pressure under control to protect kidneys from disease, says nephrologist 0 None
2009-11-23 Morbid obesity among people with diabetes is increasing at a very alarming rate, says kidney expert 0 None
2009-11-23 Inadequate asthma control is present in 26% to 45% of children, says review 0 None
2009-11-23 Mutated IDH1 gene linked to the progression of gliomas 0 4.5
2009-11-23 "Wellness Workbook" from CIGNA to cope with holiday stress 0 None
2009-11-23 Middle age women who store fat on their waist more likely to develop dementia when they get older: Study 0 None
2009-11-23 MHCC's initiative for homeless people living with mental illness 1 None
2009-11-23 BioTrends Research Group releases Wave 2 report on AMAG's Feraheme 0 None
2009-11-23 Proteon Therapeutics commences PRT-201 Phase 1/2 clinical study in hemodialysis patients 0 None
2009-11-23 JDRF partners with the Canadian Government in diabetes research 0 None
2009-11-23 UT Southwestern Medical Center among 10 institutions to share $56 million from NIH as part of ICAC 0 None
2009-11-23 GI Dynamics to present interim data on its EndoBarrier Gastrointestinal Liner study 0 None
2009-11-23 Mutated IDH1 gene has novel enzyme activity consistent with cancer-causing gene: Study 0 4
2009-11-23 FDA grants Fast Track designation for ARCA biopharma's Gencaro 0 None
2009-11-23 Top-line data from Lexicon Pharmaceuticals' LX1031 Phase 2 study for IBS to be presented 0 None
2009-11-23 Acucela to present data on its ACU-4429 visual cycle modulator for dry AMD 0 None
2009-11-23 Positive interim results from Nereus Pharmaceuticals' plinabulin VDA study for advanced NSCLC 0 4.3
2009-11-23 Phase 1 data of ARIAD Pharmaceuticals' pan-BCR-ABL inhibitor to be presented at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-23 Most Canadians hope OAB symptoms will go away 0 4
2009-11-23 100th patient enrolled in Atrium Medical's iCAST Atrium Registry Ultrasound Study 0 None
2009-11-23 Kingston University receives £99,000 for cancer research 0 5
2009-11-23 Provectus Pharmaceuticals announces Phase 1 interim study data of PV-10 for metastatic melanoma 0 5
2009-11-23 Human Genome Sciences commences patient dosing in its HGS1029 inhibitor trial 0 None
2009-11-23 Cellular prion protein and epileptic seizures: researchers find new role 0 None
2009-11-23 Raptor Pharmaceutical announces Phase 2b results of DR Cysteamine trial 0 None
2009-11-23 Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center receives $10 million to advance biomedical research 0 None
2009-11-23 Medical students and biomedical scientists to attend 8th World Congress on Trauma, Shock, Inflammation and Sepsis 0 None
2009-11-23 Foods rich in antioxidant substances could delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-23 Overexpression of NCX1 does not by itself lead to contraction abnormalities in the heart 0 None
2009-11-23 Winship-led team identifies a way to exploit cancer cells' taste for glucose 0 None
2009-11-23 Study examines how dietary restriction and high-caloric diet influence biochemical responses 0 None
2009-11-23 Renal transplant nurses can play a key role in enhancing patients' quality of life 0 None
2009-11-23 UT Southwestern Medical Center receives NIH funds for asthma research 0 None
2009-11-23 Air pollution linked with respiratory symptoms in young inner-city children: Study 0 None
2009-11-23 BMI and co-morbidity do not explain racial survival disparity in colon cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-23 Children exposed to pollution and indoor allergens face increased risk of asthma 0 None
2009-11-23 Complicated flow of cellular messages can lead to self-destruction of brain cells, says new study 0 None
2009-11-23 UK survey reveals the importance of cancer information services 0 None
2009-11-23 Children exposed to lead and tobacco are 2.4 times more likely to have ADHD 0 None
2009-11-23 Journal highlights debate over collective depression syndrome among asylum-seeking detainees 0 None
2009-11-23 New target may promote development of novel therapies for chronic sinusitis 0 None
2009-11-23 Potential therapeutic strategy to improve cognition in Down syndrome identified: DSRTF 0 None
2009-11-23 Combination therapy improves survival rates of patients with head and neck cancer 0 None
2009-11-23 Genes from same 'family' interact with each other to prevent skin cancer, says new study 0 None
2009-11-22 Scientists discover new potential target for treating non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 0 None
2009-11-21 Inaugural recipient of the Pfizer/Heart and Stroke Foundation Chair chosen 0 None
2009-11-21 America's Got Talent Donald Braswell to participate in "Songs for Sara" Benefit Concert 0 None
2009-11-21 World Congress on Osteoporosis 2010: Researchers invited to contribute their abstracts 0 None
2009-11-21 CPRIT’s cancer research funding awards: 403 proposals still in contention 0 None
2009-11-21 Stop & Shop Supermarket warns customers to discard unused portions of recalled products by Unilever 0 None
2009-11-21 Review of study presented at American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 0 None
2009-11-21 Cancer promoting gene identified 1 None
2009-11-21 Discovery holds promise in fighting cancer, AIDS and autoimmune disorders 0 None
2009-11-21 Protector of single cysteines discovered 0 None
2009-11-21 Obesity: A major contributor to the development of Type 2 diabetes 0 5
2009-11-21 New hope for patients with liver cancer 0 None
2009-11-21 Carvedilol in combination with ACE inhibitors may benefit cardiac patients 0 None
2009-11-21 Training program to address mental health issues in developing countries 0 None
2009-11-21 Prolonged exposure to formaldehyde linked with increased risk of myeloid leukemia 0 5
2009-11-21 Zoladex consumers entitled to treble damages, Court rules 0 None
2009-11-21 Groundbreaking discovery provides fundamental insights into neurological disorders 0 5
2009-11-21 FDA approves Pfizer's Geodon Capsules for the adjunctive maintenance treatment of bipolar disorder 0 5
2009-11-21 Scientists explore various imaging techniques to gain new insight into lung disease 0 None
2009-11-21 ESC and EASD organize Joint Scientific Forum in China to address optimal treatment strategies for diabetes 0 None
2009-11-20 Children with kidney disease likely to have "masked" hypertension 0 None
2009-11-20 GOT YOUR BACK launches The Spinalis Chair 0 None
2009-11-20 Nutrisystem announces support for the Stop Diabetes movement 0 None
2009-11-20 Study reveals effectiveness of radiation therapy in achieving local control and palliation in patients with PNTs 0 2
2009-11-20 CVS/pharmacy kicks off its fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's annual campaign 0 None
2009-11-20 Antigenics to withdraw its MAA for Oncophage following CHMP’s negative opinion 0 None
2009-11-20 Pfizer’s Revatio Injection receives FDA approval 0 None
2009-11-20 Boston Scientific's WallFlex Fully Covered Esophageal Stent receives FDA clearance and CE Mark approval 0 None
2009-11-20 POZEN commences enrollment in PA32540 phase 3 study 0 None
2009-11-20 Genta announces preliminary results from study of Genasense Injection for advanced melanoma 0 None
2009-11-20 Ligand Pharmaceuticals' SARM LGD-4033 study data presented at the Gerontology Society of America meeting 0 None
2009-11-20 Discovery of Th22 cells may help in developing effective therapies for chronic skin and respiratory diseases 1 None
2009-11-20 Quit smoking and get Karen Sokolof Javitch's "STAR TRACKS - THE TRIBUTE ALBUM" CD for free 0 None
2009-11-20 German Research Foundation approves 9.4 million euros funding for University of Freiburg 0 None
2009-11-20 2nd EMUC Meeting to discuss urological cancer 0 None
2009-11-20 NHLBI-supported research shares new strategies on hypertension, heart defect and air pollution 0 None
2009-11-20 "Cheetah" limbs gave Olympic hopeful a clear and major advantage over his competition 0 None
2009-11-20 Psychological therapy has a large effect on well-being 0 None
2009-11-20 Only 1 in 4 Americans aged 50-64 regularly take advantage of preventive screenings, says report 0 None
2009-11-20 Alzheimer Research Forum reports on the highlights of the Society of Neuroscience conference 0 None
2009-11-20 Positive short term results from combined surgical and electrophysiological approach to treat AF 0 None
2009-11-20 Scientists use exome sequencing method to discover the cause of mendelian disorder 0 2
2009-11-20 Scientists anticipate new approaches in drug development to combat prion infection 0 None
2009-11-20 New studies suggest elevated risk of gastrointestinal cancers in diabetic patients 0 None
2009-11-20 Advocacy groups team up to offer personalized education about clinical trials for lung cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-20 Schoolchildren should eat snail pie to reduce malnutrition and iron deficiency, says nutritionist 0 None
2009-11-20 Sugar-coated polymer may offer a new solution for allergy and asthma 0 None
2009-11-20 TGen Drug Development and IPC collaborate to speed up research discoveries for cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-20 High blood pressure: A major risk factor for stroke and heart disease 0 None
2009-11-20 Scientists find how 4-HB is metabolized by the body 0 None
2009-11-20 GERD is an immune-mediated injury and not the result of acid burn, says new study 0 5
2009-11-20 Study shows 'scale of craving' and previous heroin abuse are factors in people falling back into cocaine habit 0 None
2009-11-20 New research studies seek to improve diagnosis and treatment for emphysema and other lung diseases 0 None
2009-11-20 UCH introduces RapidArc technology from Varian Medical Systems 0 3
2009-11-20 New program to address mental health issues of youth and children 0 None
2009-11-20 Cognitive declines not linked to surgery in older adults, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-20 Direct link between insulin and core body temperature discovered 0 3
2009-11-20 Sleep apnea is associated with cardiovascular risk factors among kidney transplant patients 0 None
2009-11-20 2009 Report Card, an overall assessment of efforts to reduce lung cancer's mortality released 0 None
2009-11-20 Gastrointestinal symptoms may interfere with nutritional management of ED patients 0 None
2009-11-20 Experimental drug to restore function of nerves damaged in spinal cord injuries shows promise 0 None
2009-11-20 Curemark begins enrolling patients in Phase III clinical trials for CM-AT 0 None
2009-11-19 New bone matrix implant offers hope for babies born with skull deformities 0 None
2009-11-19 American Diabetes Association launches redesigned diabetes website 0 None
2009-11-19 New technology to investigate sleep disorders developed 0 None
2009-11-19 High prevalence of asthma among children with H1N1 0 None
2009-11-19 Low-level laser therapy increases tumour growth in skin cancer 0 5
2009-11-19 Canadian Arthritis Network to host 2009 Annual Scientific Conference in Vancouver 0 None
2009-11-19 CleveMed to distribute its products in Europe and Canada following receipt of the CE Mark and CMDCAS 0 None
2009-11-19 MONITORING FORCE files for Flibanserin orphan drug status designation with the EMEA 0 None
2009-11-19 Advanced Cell Technology files an IND with the FDA for study using embryonic stem cells to treat SMD 0 5
2009-11-19 Aegera Therapeutics commences AEG35156 Phase 2B study for AML 0 None
2009-11-19 VisEn Medical launches two new agents for imaging quantification 0 None
2009-11-19 Positive results from Echo Therapeutics' Symphony tCGM System study 0 None
2009-11-19 Cardiovascular Systems commences patient enrollment in CALCIUM 360° clinical trial 0 None
2009-11-19 Altair Therapeutics initiates its IL-4 receptor alpha inhibitor bronchoprovocation phase 2 trial 0 None
2009-11-19 Interim data from Geron's ongoing imetelstat trial presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC conference 0 4
2009-11-19 PA: First in nation to release statewide data on autism 0 None
2009-11-19 Embryonic stem cells raise hope of cellular replacement therapy for liver failure 0 None
2009-11-19 EIN News launches "Mesothelioma News Today" 0 5
2009-11-19 IASLC staging classification: A new approach to evaluate and treat lung cancers 0 None
2009-11-19 Astellas Pharma and XenoPort submit NDA in Japan for PMDA approval 0 None
2009-11-19 Updated clinical guidelines on Effient treatment for ACS patients 0 1
2009-11-19 Treatment of iron deficiency can improve symptoms and quality of life in CHF patients 0 None
2009-11-19 Continuous flow heart pump improves survival rates in heart failure patients than current pulsating models 0 None
2009-11-19 OA panel develops a consensus of the optimal exogenous HA treatment using BioRestorative Profiling 0 None
2009-11-19 UCLA study: Structural changes in brain may help offset vision loss and strengthen other senses 0 None
2009-11-19 Microarray analysis can identify chromosome abnormalities in children with Pitt-Hopkins syndrome 0 None
2009-11-19 System to help identify patients at high risk of developing delirium 0 None
2009-11-19 NeuroRehabilitation: A one-stop resource for persons with neurodisabilities 0 None
2009-11-19 Report on unexplained liver haemorrhage after metastasis radiofrequency ablation published 0 4.5
2009-11-19 AFFiRiS to commence Phase II trial of its Alzheimer's vaccine candidate 0 None
2009-11-19 New report finds positive association between phthalate exposure and ADHD symptoms 0 None
2009-11-19 Possible new approach to slow the progression of cognitive decline in Down's syndrome 0 None
2009-11-19 Diagnosing patients with syndrome similar to neurofibromatosis type 1 may be difficult 0 3
2009-11-19 USP releases new CRMs for carbamazepine, phenytoin, and theophylline 0 None
2009-11-19 Reduction of serum bilirubin, the hallmark of successful biliary drainage 1 None
2009-11-19 BIMR wins a GO grant from the National Institute of Mental Health 0 4
2009-11-19 First nationwide comprehensive obesity registry for bariatrics 0 None
2009-11-19 New biomarkers can predict patients' response to certain drugs 0 None
2009-11-19 UAB expert recommends research and evidence to interpret new mammography guidelines 0 None
2009-11-19 Final results from ImmuPharma's Phase IIb trial of LUPUZOR 0 None
2009-11-19 FDA issues complete response for Rituxan, a drug for treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2009-11-19 Joint project focuses on finding ways to prevent dementia, including Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-19 Queen’s University Belfast to study individualized radiotherapy treatment for breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-19 New radical approach to test chemo drugs for potential toxic effects 0 None
2009-11-19 Researchers develop new device with nano-sized features to grab cancer cells 0 None
2009-11-19 New mathematical model may hasten drug development for Parkinson's Disease 0 None
2009-11-19 iCAD and AdMeTech Foundation sign a strategic partnership agreement 0 None
2009-11-19 Xeomin receives approval for post-stroke spasticity of upper limb in European countries 0 None
2009-11-19 Opiate-based painkillers can increase tumor-cell proliferation, says new study 0 5
2009-11-19 Sildenafil drug improves cardiac performance in young adults with congenital heart disease 0 None
2009-11-19 Women with multiple sclerosis are less likely to have pregnancy complicaitons 0 None
2009-11-19 Experimental study shows beneficial effects of Vardenafil on NSAID-induced gastric ulcer 0 None
2009-11-19 Dual niacin-statin therapy improves blood cholesterol levels but does not diminish plaque buildup 0 None
2009-11-19 Once-a-day dosing clinical study of udenafil for erectile dysfunction completed 0 5
2009-11-18 Update on FDA's review of BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System for patients with cervical carcinoma provided 0 None
2009-11-18 Baby's sleep position can predict misshapen skull condition 0 None
2009-11-18 Patients with recent-onset schizophrenia have raised levels of inflammatory substances 0 None
2009-11-18 St. Jude Medical announces implantation of the first patient in China with its Eon rechargeable neurostimulator 0 None
2009-11-18 Key findings from AstraZeneca's phase II studies of ticagrelor 0 None
2009-11-18 Millennium commences Phase I clinical trial for its second-generation proteasome inhibitor 0 None
2009-11-18 Green tea prevents the development of hepatic fibrosis in rat model of DMN-induced liver fibrosis 0 5
2009-11-18 Lee's Pharmaceutical granted exclusive license to Jennerex' lead product for HCC 0 None
2009-11-18 Roche Applied Science announces availability of new CIM-Plate 16 for their xCELLigence System 0 None
2009-11-18 CytRx plans Phase 2 clinical trial of its doxorubicin prodrug for advanced gastric cancer 0 None
2009-11-18 New data on Synta Pharmaceuticals' elesclomol presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC Conference 0 None
2009-11-18 Data on Synta Pharmaceuticals' STA-9090 synthetic inhibitor of Hsp90 presented 0 None
2009-11-18 Recent data from CNSBio's Phase IIa CNSB015 trial to be presented at the Neuropathic Pain conference 0 None
2009-11-18 IBM scientists work with Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute to use BioMIMS to treat genetic skeletal diseases 0 None
2009-11-18 Way to capture tumor cells in the bloodstream discovered 0 None
2009-11-18 Enzo Biochem to market GeneNews’ ColonSentry in New York and New Jersey 0 None
2009-11-18 Johns Hopkins University to create a Human Proteome Chip using Arrayit's technology 0 3
2009-11-18 Researchers identify new way to capture tumor cells in bloodstream; findings can improve early cancer diagnosis 0 None
2009-11-18 Canadian comedian helps raise awareness about COPD 0 None
2009-11-18 First proclamation in support of Mental Health initiative in the state of Tennessee issued 0 5
2009-11-18 MU occupational therapy professor says recovery from brain injuries can last a lifetime 0 None
2009-11-18 Phase 2/3 study results of Genzyme's APB announced 0 None
2009-11-18 Study: Larger dose of ARBs is more effective in heart failure patients 0 None
2009-11-18 Gene that tells embryonic stem cells when to stop producing neurons identified 0 5
2009-11-18 A fact-based media briefing on bipolar disorder in Nova Scotia 0 5
2009-11-18 Pluristem’s PLX-PAD holds promise for critical limb ischemia 0 None
2009-11-18 The Center for Modeling Optimal Outcomes discovers causal path of autism 2 4.3
2009-11-18 Cancer-fighting protein successfully placed directly into solid tumors and turned on 0 None
2009-11-18 Findings of Merck's anacetrapib phase IIb study presented at the AHA sessions 0 4
2009-11-18 Cardiologists detect atherosclerosis in ancient Egyptian mummies 0 None
2009-11-18 Ambrisentan improves health and exercise capacity of PAH patients, find researchers 0 None
2009-11-18 CRESTOR reduces major cardiovascular events in women by 46% 0 1
2009-11-18 Developmental biologists to participate in $100 million federal 'Bench to Bassinet' network 0 None
2009-11-18 Data demonstrate that danger of low levels of HDL is not reduced by statin treatment 0 5
2009-11-18 World's first intra-arterial cerebral infusion of Avastin directly into a patient's malignant brain tumor 0 None
2009-11-18 Updated clinical data from Poniard Pharmaceuticals' picoplatin Phase 2 trial announced 0 None
2009-11-18 NeoPharm presents LE-DT Phase I data at the AACR conference 0 1
2009-11-18 Transcendental Meditation may be effective in reducing BP and psychological distress 0 None
2009-11-18 New research may play a vital role in assisting patients with chronic lung disease 0 None
2009-11-18 Drug market for acute ischemic stroke to reach $450M in 2018 0 None
2009-11-18 New neuroimaging techniques yield new insights on Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-18 Albireo completes A3309 phase 1b study in patients with chronic idiopathic constipation 0 None
2009-11-18 Obesity-attributable health spending to reach $1,318 per person by 2018 0 None
2009-11-18 Smokers face increase risk of seizures; caffeine or alcohol does not increase seizure activity 0 None
2009-11-18 GRK2 inhibition protects against chronic heart failure 0 None
2009-11-18 Study examines link between folic acid and cancer incidence 0 None
2009-11-18 Press conference highlights emerging treatments in pancreatic cancer 0 None
2009-11-18 Study to test anti-tumor effects of AEOL 10150 initiated 0 None
2009-11-18 Sildenafil improves heart function in youngsters with single ventricle congenital heart disease 0 None
2009-11-18 Review of the results of Phase 2b clinical trial on PASCAL announced 0 None
2009-11-18 Combination of night work, overtime and shortened sleep can increase risk of stroke and heart disease 0 None
2009-11-18 First gene expression test for coronary artery disease 0 None
2009-11-18 Phase 2 clinical trial to test gene therapy treatment for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-18 Family caregivers can reduce suffering in cancer patients through simple touch and massage techniques 0 None
2009-11-18 AMD: A leading cause of blindness among smokers 0 None
2009-11-18 Maternal blood biomarkers may help predict pregnancy-induced hypertension 0 1
2009-11-18 New encapsulated system may enable doctors to deliver anti-cancer drugs directly to tumors 0 None
2009-11-18 Transplanting people's own stem cells into heart muscle lessens pain and improves ability to walk 0 None
2009-11-18 Novel device may reduce ischemic stroke damage 0 None
2009-11-18 Drug therapy offers substantial cost savings than angioplasty 0 None
2009-11-18 American Cancer Society partners with ENTA to spread anti-smoking message among teens 0 None
2009-11-17 Medtronic introduces new TSRH 3Dx Spinal System to address multiple pathologies 0 None
2009-11-17 Depression is as much of a risk factor for mortality as smoking, says new study 0 None
2009-11-17 American Heart Association supports ‘Healthy Choices for Healthy Children legislation' 0 None
2009-11-17 GlaxoSmithKline and bioMerieux to develop predictive test for breast cancer treatments 0 None
2009-11-17 Advanced BioHealing commences efficacy trial of Dermagraft in the treatment of VLUs 0 None
2009-11-17 Genzyme and Isis Pharmaceuticals announce phase 3 study data of mipomersen 0 None
2009-11-17 Alkermes commences phase 2 study of ALKS 33 in patients with alcohol dependence 0 None
2009-11-17 New technology drives therapies for older patients, those with Alzheimer's 0 None
2009-11-17 Ellipse Technologies' MAGEC Technology for spinal deformity treatment receives CE Mark 0 None
2009-11-17 Oncolytics Biotech's REOLYSIN combined with paclitaxel and carboplatin well tolerated for advanced cancers 0 None
2009-11-17 Cancer pain drug market to be $3.7 billion in 2018 0 None
2009-11-17 Non-clinical data from Cytokinetics' smooth muscle contractility program presented 0 None
2009-11-17 Atrium Medical presents interim results from its COBEST clinical study at the 2009 VIVA meeting 0 1
2009-11-17 Melanoma Institute director to present Phase 2 study data of PV-10 for metastatic melanoma 0 5
2009-11-17 YM BioSciences presents preclinical results of its small molecule VDA at the AACR-NCI-EORTC conference 0 None
2009-11-17 Bayer's NEXAVAR approved in over 70 countries for the treatment of liver cancer 0 None
2009-11-17 Presentations to highlight durability and efficacy of urethral bulking agents 0 None
2009-11-17 Entellus Medical completes its Series D financing totaling $30MM 0 None
2009-11-17 Consortium to define new modalities for treating hypertension and associated vascular complications 0 None
2009-11-17 AACR-NCI-EORTC conference highlights major expansion in cancer drug pipeline 0 None
2009-11-17 Global Alliance for Chronic Disease to fight against chronic non-communicable diseases 0 None
2009-11-17 Telephone-delivered collaborative care for treatment of depression in post-CABG patients improve outcomes 0 None
2009-11-17 New research provides valuable international profile of mental health disorder 0 None
2009-11-17 USPSTF recommendations against regular mammography screening can result in unnecessary breast cancer deaths 1 None
2009-11-17 Aterovax presents results of its sPLA2 activity test in the PEACE trial 0 None
2009-11-17 New, reversible antiplatelet drug not superior than irreversible one in patients undergoing PCI 0 None
2009-11-17 PsoriasisDX to present seminar on Genetic Screening for Psoriatic Arthritis 0 None
2009-11-17 Upsher-Smith Laboratories publishes results of SLIM Study 0 5
2009-11-17 VCU and RAA have improved resuscitation and survival rates for cardiac arrest patients 0 None
2009-11-17 Genzyme receives FDA complete response letter for its Lumizyme marketing application 0 None
2009-11-17 Incidence of stroke related to coronary angioplasty remain steady over a 15-year period: Mayo Clinic study 0 None
2009-11-17 Study establishes link between smoking and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 0 5
2009-11-17 ThromboGenics and BioInvent International present phase I results of novel anti-cancer monoclonal antibody 0 None
2009-11-17 Play video games to prevent or improve obesity and lifestyle-related disease 0 None
2009-11-17 Elsevier to publish official journal of ACAAI 0 None
2009-11-17 BioSante Pharmaceuticals applauds Boehringer Ingelheim for developing a therapy to treat HSDD 0 None
2009-11-17 Erratic heart rhythms during exercise do not pose risk to healthy, older adults 0 None
2009-11-17 Targeting normal cells that surround cancer cells increases the effectiveness of traditional anti-cancer treatments 0 None
2009-11-17 Cold weather can trigger Raynaud's disease 0 5
2009-11-17 FDA approves NeurogesX's Qutenza patch for postherpetic neuralgia treatment 0 5
2009-11-17 EKG may not always be correct 0 None
2009-11-17 Half of eligible patients are not getting aortic valve replacement due to fear of surgery 0 None
2009-11-17 PPD, Janssen Pharmaceutica to develop therapeutic compounds for IBS and bacterial infections 0 None
2009-11-17 New data shows obesity costs will quadruple over the next decade 0 None
2009-11-17 HDAC inhibitors: New therapy for treating breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-17 Patients with pediatric-onset MS develop disabilities at a slower pace than patients with adult-onset MS: Study 0 None
2009-11-17 Statin therapy should still be used first to reach blood cholesterol levels before considering niacin 0 None
2009-11-17 Healthy adults may have better immunity to 2009 H1N1 influenza virus, says study 0 None
2009-11-17 Food allergies among children is increasing: Study 0 None
2009-11-17 GSK-3alpha protein: A potent, positive regulator of cardiac hypertrophy 0 None
2009-11-17 Sudden cardiac death more predictable in men than women 0 None
2009-11-17 Mount Sinai School of Medicine to participate in Phase 2 clinical trial to test gene therapy treatment for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-17 New guidebook on how to manage bipolar symptoms 0 3
2009-11-16 Stem cell therapy to treat heart, lung and vascular diseases show positive results 0 5
2009-11-16 BrainStorm Cell's therapeutic approach has potential for treatment of neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2009-11-16 Scientists develop new technique to measure brain volume loss for monitoring of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-16 Determining the cause for death of photoreceptors could hold the key to stopping blinding disorders 0 None
2009-11-16 Additional data from Aegerion Pharmaceuticals' ongoing lomitapide Phase III trial 0 None
2009-11-16 Migraine headaches linked with increased risk of common kind of stroke 0 None
2009-11-16 Semafore Pharmaceuticals to present SF1126 Phase I data at the 51st ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-16 Seattle Genetics commences phase I clinical trial of SGN-75 ADC for metastatic renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2009-11-16 Gentium to present Defibrotide trial data at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-16 Erbitux recognized as one of the major clinical cancer advances of 2009 0 None
2009-11-16 Genetic test for familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy launched by PGxHealth 0 None
2009-11-16 Alkermes' phase 3 trial of naltrexone XR-NTX meets primary endpoint 0 None
2009-11-16 Positive results from Winston Laboratories' Civamide Patch trial 0 None
2009-11-16 Platelet function tests predict heart attacks in patients pre-treated with two anti-clotting medications before coronary stenting 0 None
2009-11-16 Myeloma UK launches innovative clinical trial network 0 5
2009-11-16 Mayo Clinic Health Letter provides treatment options for people with heart disorders 0 4
2009-11-16 Aradigm commences patient dosage in Phase 2 trial of novel inhaled ciprofloxacin formulation 0 None
2009-11-16 Genta announces Phase 3 trial results of Genasense 0 None
2009-11-16 NIH offers $1.6 million, three-year grant to Prism Clinical Imaging 0 None
2009-11-16 Self-care tips for hemorrhoids from Mayo Clinic 0 None
2009-11-16 Lack of hemophilia treatment in the developing world costing lives 0 None
2009-11-16 PhotoMedex to host free seminar to fight against psoriasis with XTRAC Excimer Lasers 1 None
2009-11-16 Postmortem genetic testing to identify genetic mutations after SUD effective in identifying risk 0 None
2009-11-16 Transcendental Meditation lowers rates of heart attack, stroke, and death 0 5
2009-11-16 Home treatments for Hemorrhoids 0 None
2009-11-16 Fetal exposure to phthalates has the potential to alter masculine brain development: Study 0 5
2009-11-16 RecordAF presents results of recently diagnosed and treated patients with atrial fibrillation 0 None
2009-11-16 Ginger effective in treating post-chemo nausea in cancer patients 0 5
2009-11-16 Scientists find link between Alzheimer's disease and chronic heart failure 0 4
2009-11-16 New shunt procedure may save infants with underdeveloped heart 1 None
2009-11-16 Aspirin doses have beneficial effects for patients with heart diorders: Study 0 5
2009-11-16 Links present between Alzheimer's disease and chronic heart failure, support researchers 0 None
2009-11-16 Proteo's Elafin recommended for orphan drug status in Europe 0 None
2009-11-16 UT physicians treat Iraqi girl with myasthenia gravis 0 None
2009-11-16 Normal synaptic activity in nerve cells protects brain from Huntington's disease 0 None
2009-11-16 Personal CGM improves glucose control for diabetes patients 0 None
2009-11-16 Just one test not enough to detect heart defects in young athletes 0 None
2009-11-16 New technique to cool the brains of cardiac arrest patients 0 None
2009-11-16 Study finds striking similarities in people with schizophrenia across 37 different countries 0 None
2009-11-16 New reversible oral anti-platelet medication had fewer cardiac events in heart attack patients 0 None
2009-11-16 Chronic pain patients with depression three times more likely to receive opioid medications 0 None
2009-11-16 Effects of vitamin D deficiency amplified by lower levels of sex hormone estrogen 0 None
2009-11-16 Columbia University Medical Center presents the 2009 Naomi Berrie Awards 0 None
2009-11-16 Merck to market and develop cardiovascular medicines for a range of cardiovascular disorders 0 None
2009-11-16 Research team identifies five new gene regions that raise the risk of childhood-onset IBD 0 None
2009-11-16 Researchers identify a molecular mechanism that contributes to colorectal tumors 0 None
2009-11-16 Bystanders can save more lives by performing continuous chest compressions, shows analysis 0 None
2009-11-16 Two units of UCB reduce risk of leukemia from returning, shows new study 0 None
2009-11-16 Researchers develop microscopic polymer beads to deliver antioxidant enzyme into heart 0 None
2009-11-16 LCA praises New Mexico Governor for proclaiming November as Lung Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2009-11-16 Rapidly cooling a person in cardiac arrest may improve chance of survival without brain damage 0 None
2009-11-13 Study confirms that people with severe mental disorders more at risk of dying from heart disease 0 4
2009-11-13 Decreased heart functions associated with fat collection in different body locations: Study 0 None
2009-11-13 Canadians to celebrate World Diabetes Day in recognition of people who live with diabetes 0 None
2009-11-13 DSALA "15th Annual Buddy Walk" to raise awareness about Down syndrome 0 None
2009-11-13 Diabetic retinopathy on the rise; dilated eye exam can help prevent vision loss 0 None
2009-11-13 Does prolonged exposure to paternal antigens protect against pregnancy-induced hypertension? 0 3
2009-11-13 People with hemianopia have difficulty detecting pedestrians, study cautions against allowing them to drive 0 None
2009-11-13 PAF receives additional funding support for serving patients with multiple myeloma 0 None
2009-11-13 Post-menopausal women in Asia hospitalized with fragility fracture are not aware whether they had osteoporosis or not 0 None
2009-11-13 People in their 60s may have more disabilities than their counterparts from prior generations 0 None
2009-11-13 Poor mental health in children and teenagers impacts on the length of time they will stay in school: Study 0 None
2009-11-13 CSHL solves the structure of the zinc-bound ATD domain of the NMDA receptor NR2B subunit 0 None
2009-11-13 Findings on the use of Traumeel S in children with mucositis undergoing SCT presented 0 None
2009-11-13 Researchers find a new way to tackle colon cancer 0 None
2009-11-13 University of Leicester medic presents new research findings on adult asthma 0 None
2009-11-13 New software may help doctors to identify brain tumours in children that will grow aggressively 0 None
2009-11-13 Memphis Mayor supports new program that assists individuals with bipolar disorder 0 None
2009-11-13 Lipid that accumulates in brain cells drives cell death, says research 0 None
2009-11-13 Bausch & Lomb's Lo-Torque- lens design delivers better rotational recovery 0 None
2009-11-13 New Satellite Dialysis center to serve patients affected with CKD opened 0 None
2009-11-13 Scientists to develop a treatment for rare genetic disorder, FOP 0 3.5
2009-11-13 Health Canada approves ONGLYZA for type 2 diabetes treatment 1 3.8
2009-11-13 Study: Coffee might be effective to fight against colon cancer 0 None
2009-11-13 Mechanical ventilation damages lungs, says scientist 0 None
2009-11-13 CRPS patients fare better with aggressive physiotherapy treatment, says new study 0 5
2009-11-13 Nutra Pharma to market its OTC pain reliever in Brazil and Colombia, begins the drug registration process 0 None
2009-11-13 New gene therapy may breach the armor of cancerous tumors 0 4
2009-11-13 Masked hypertension in CKD children can increase risk of heart disease 0 None
2009-11-13 Abbott to acquire the global rights to PanGenetics' new therapeutic for treatment of chronic pain 0 None
2009-11-13 Intervention to reduce over-dispensing of asthma medications effective without compromising patient safety 0 None
2009-11-13 CMS approves FDG PET for initial staging of cervical cancer 0 None
2009-11-13 Results from first-in-man study of NO-donating HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitor released 0 None
2009-11-13 Ipsen receives marketing authorization in France for its 6-month sustained-release formulation of Decapeptyl 0 None
2009-11-13 RERF awarded $9.7M to study the effects of atomic bomb radiation and aging on the human immune system 0 None
2009-11-13 Mithridion reports progress with its potential oral small-molecule drugs for AD and schizophrenia 0 None
2009-11-13 Positive results from Lexicon Pharmaceuticals' LX1031 Phase 2 study for IBS 0 None
2009-11-13 NJIT's EDC companies receive $1.4M funding from the New Jersey Commission on Science and Technology 0 None
2009-11-13 Report on the epidemiology of PAD, TAO and CLI in India 1 3
2009-11-13 African-Americans more likely to die from colorectal cancer than Caucasians, says new study 0 None
2009-11-13 Adolor commences clinical testing of its oral mu opioid receptor antagonist 0 None
2009-11-13 New book 'Thinking in Circles About Obesity' presents a novel approach to address weight crisis 0 None
2009-11-13 Data on BioAlliance Pharma's oral chemotherapy nanoparticle formulation presented at the AAPS meeting 0 None
2009-11-13 UT Southwestern Medical Center awarded $42M for basic and patient-oriented research 0 None
2009-11-12 Tips for preventing cancer 0 None
2009-11-12 Senesco's multiple myeloma drug candidate data to be presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC conference 0 None
2009-11-12 Cequent Pharmaceuticals proposes the first test of an orally administered RNA interference drug in humans 0 None
2009-11-12 Predictive power of Champions Biotechnology's Biomerk Tumorgraft platform to be presented 0 None
2009-11-12 arGentis Pharmaceuticals to commence human clinical evaluation of ARG301 oral altered peptide ligand 0 None
2009-11-12 Artificially increasing selenium status above the level required is unwarranted, study calls for further research 0 None
2009-11-12 Gene within the pancreas affecting insulin secretion discovered 0 5
2009-11-12 Detailed review findings of EMPOWER study to evaluate the Maestro System released 0 None
2009-11-12 Arrayit Diagnostics develops diagnostic tests for early cancer detection 0 None
2009-11-12 Review of Mersana Therapeutics's lead compound, XMT-1001 to be published 0 None
2009-11-12 Frequent heartburn is painful and impacts the quality of life: Study 0 3
2009-11-12 A discreet option for pain relief in the workplace 0 None
2009-11-12 Gene variants which influence insulin metabolism can also affect birth weight 0 None
2009-11-12 Keryx Biopharmaceuticals to present KRX-0401 Phase 1/2 clinical trial data at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-12 On-line journal Diabetic Hypoglycemia calls for greater understanding and taking control of diabetes 0 None
2009-11-12 IACC to include vaccine research studies in the objectives of the updated Strategic Plan for Autism Research 0 None
2009-11-12 Trubion Pharmaceuticals to present data on its TRU-016 product candidate at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-12 Stapled Peptides directly inhibit the Notch transcription factor complex 0 None
2009-11-12 Resources to help understand stroke and carotid artery disease 0 None
2009-11-12 Impact of health insurance reform on Americans with diabetes: HHS report 0 None
2009-11-12 Series of holiday cards to help build ORBIS Kids Sight treatment centres launched 0 None
2009-11-12 Updated efficacy results from Allos Therapeutics' FOLOTYN study to be presented at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-12 Memphis Mayor supports National Bipolar Foundation; sees benefit in preventative care program 0 None
2009-11-12 NMO patients are misdiagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, says Mayo Clinic neurologist 0 5
2009-11-12 Scientists report largest-ever collection of data about the proteins produced by genes in a single human organ 0 None
2009-11-12 Catheter-directed therapy: First-line treatment option for massive pulmonary embolism 0 5
2009-11-12 Results from an analysis emphasizes the financial burden of SMI on the criminal justice and HHS systems 0 None
2009-11-12 Study: Mouse gene uncovers new strategy for treating Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-12 Dark chocolates reduce stress levels 0 None
2009-11-12 Researchers identify mouse gene that reduces the accumulation Alzheimer's plaques and tangles 0 None
2009-11-12 Children with developmental dyslexia have difficulties separating relevant auditory information from irrelevant noise 0 None
2009-11-12 CVS Caremark's medication adherence program for people with diabetes has positive impact 1 None
2009-11-12 Gene delivery strategy to help improve muscle mass in patients with degenerative muscle disorders 2 3.6
2009-11-12 LCA launches webpage with information on lung cancer meant for veterans 0 None
2009-11-12 Physicians and researchers to develop kidney replacement device for children 0 None
2009-11-11 Post-traumatic stress disorder among veterans on the rise, reveals survey 2 None
2009-11-11 Online patient support program for ADHD patients taking Vyvanse Capsules CII medication 0 1
2009-11-11 Bend Memorial Clinic to begin Phase III lung cancer trial 0 None
2009-11-11 New microscope is expected to improve accuracy of intraoperative diagnostics 0 None
2009-11-11 Pan-African conference to focus on the rapid growth of diabetes in Africa 0 None
2009-11-11 Majority of U.S. Army Special Forces Operators do not seek PTSD treatment 0 None
2009-11-11 OmSanA: A new option to maintain healthy blood sugar and cholesterol levels 0 None
2009-11-11 First evidence-based, multidisciplinary treatment guidelines for brain metastases patients to be published 0 None
2009-11-11 Prone ventilation for ARDS patients does not lower mortality rate, says new study 0 None
2009-11-11 Global Health partners with Eira Hospital to start obesity treatment operations in Finland 0 None
2009-11-11 Cambridge based hub to use DNA sequencing platforms for advancing its targeted medical resequencing studies 0 None
2009-11-11 Veteran peer support is key to combat social isolation and post-traumatic stress disorder 0 5
2009-11-11 Results from the study on occupational exposure to bisphenol A published 0 None
2009-11-11 Lipid assessment in vascular disease can be simplified by measuring cholesterol levels 0 None
2009-11-11 Researchers find link between two genes involved in cancer formation in humans 0 None
2009-11-11 Researchers identify new mechanism to create lasting memories; findings may yield potential treatment for memory impairments 0 None
2009-11-11 Men more likely to abandon partners diagnosed with cancer 0 None
2009-11-11 BioClinica to host a seminar on medical imaging for rheumatoid arthritis in clinical trials 0 None
2009-11-11 New policies to decrease the public's exposure to EDCs; AMA to work with federal government 0 None
2009-11-11 Potential benefits of Labopharm's novel trazodone formulation published 0 None
2009-11-11 New incisionless GERD treatment under trial 0 5
2009-11-11 Poor access to interpreters can compromise doctor-patient communication in cancer care 0 None
2009-11-11 AMT's gene therapy successful in treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 5
2009-11-11 The Power of Trauma: A book on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder 0 None
2009-11-11 Epilepsy Therapy Project invests $100,000 in NeuroTherapeutics Pharma 0 None
2009-11-11 Onyx Pharmaceuticals to present data on carfilzomib and ONX 0803 at the 51st ASH Annual Meeting 0 None
2009-11-11 Researchers discuss imaging techniques for early diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-11 Minimally invasive surgical techniques as effective as traditional open surgery in treating rectal cancers 0 None
2009-11-11 Tips for treating age-related dermatologic concerns 0 None
2009-11-11 Poniard Pharmaceuticals to present picoplatin Phase 2 trial data at the AACR-NCI -EORTC conference 0 None
2009-11-11 New insight into how brain responds when people experience an unexpected or traumatic event 0 4
2009-11-11 Peregrine Pharmaceuticals' bavituximab PS-targeting antibody demonstrates potent anti-tumor activity 0 5
2009-11-11 Allos Therapeutics awards NCCN a grant to evaluate pralatrexate 0 None
2009-11-11 Online community launched to help families affected by PTSD 0 None
2009-11-11 Women face higher risk of post-stroke depression 0 None
2009-11-11 New mapping technology to treat patients with heart rhythm disorders 0 None
2009-11-11 Avanir Pharmaceuticals unveils Star trial results for Zenvia in the treatment of PBA 0 None
2009-11-11 Pfizer and BMP Sunstone team up to promote Depo-Provera, a product for treating endometriosis 0 None
2009-11-11 Academic Health Center receives 128 grants totaling nearly $35 million in federal stimulus money 0 None
2009-11-11 Chronic kidney disease on the rise; preventive testing is critical for diabetic patients 0 None
2009-11-11 Researchers identify cause that leads to age-related hearing loss 0 None
2009-11-11 Data on Alexion Pharmaceuticals' Soliris to be presented at the ASH meeting 0 2
2009-11-11 Anemia-reducing medications linked to deep vein thrombosis in cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-11 Potential new drug for lung cancer eliminates tumors in mice 0 None
2009-11-11 Children with autism have slower pupil responses to light change: Study 0 None
2009-11-11 Occupational contact dermatitis and asthma are most common work-related health issues, says new research 0 5
2009-11-11 New educational program for caregivers of patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome 0 None
2009-11-11 GORE TAG Thoracic Endoprosthesis receives European CE Mark approval 0 None
2009-11-10 Texting linked to pain in neck and shoulders among college students 0 None
2009-11-10 Bristol-Myers Squibb and Alder Biopharmaceuticals collaborate in development of novel biologic for rheumatoid arthritis 0 5
2009-11-10 BioVex completes $70M financing to complete OncoVEX Phase III study 0 None
2009-11-10 Tokai Pharmaceuticals commences TOK-001 Phase 1/2 clinical trial for treatment of castration resistant prostate cancer 0 None
2009-11-10 Levulan PDT may reduce the rate of recurrence of SCCs in solid organ transplant recipients: Study 0 None
2009-11-10 HHS Secretary to visit Bradenton Healthcare Center to discuss the importance of H1N1 vaccinations 0 5
2009-11-10 National Pain Summit calls for better pain care in America 0 None
2009-11-10 Mesenchymal stem cells may be the key to healing diabetic foot ulcers 0 None
2009-11-10 America's attention is focused on physical and psychological well being of its soldiers 0 5
2009-11-10 Baxter International lauds new Medicare education benefit for chronic kidney disease patients 0 None
2009-11-10 Autism Spectrum Therapies approved to deliver ABA services to TRICARE military insurance beneficiaries 0 None
2009-11-10 Veterans don't ask for psychological help 0 None
2009-11-10 Researchers discover cells that protect the respiratory tract from developing an allergic response 0 5
2009-11-10 Exposure to common infections may increase stroke risk 0 None
2009-11-10 Lesser rates of kidney/pancreas transplants for African Americans: Is physician bias the reason? 0 None
2009-11-10 Study suggests a new improved treatment option for children with Hurler's syndrome 0 4
2009-11-10 Consortium of researchers produce a special issue that examines healthcare disparities affecting minorities 0 None
2009-11-10 Goethe University professors discuss cataract surgery and artificial lens implantation 0 None
2009-11-10 Mouse with "golden ears" 0 None
2009-11-10 St. Jude collaborates with UF Proton Therapy Institute to commence proton therapy clinical study 0 None
2009-11-10 Disparities in emergency room waiting times for chest pain patients 0 None
2009-11-10 Treatment of allergic rhinitis can improve nasal and ocular symptoms 0 3
2009-11-10 Meditation training can have a positive effect on pain management 0 None
2009-11-10 Activating TAp63 protein, a viable anti-cancer strategy 0 4.5
2009-11-10 Environmental factors, obesity and diabetes: Long-term study launched 0 None
2009-11-10 Individuals with weaker muscles face higher risk for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-10 New technology to help manage alcohol abuse and addiction among Veterans 0 None
2009-11-10 Dark side of compulsive eating 0 5
2009-11-10 Low-fat diet improves mood and memory skills, says new study 0 5
2009-11-10 Children with ASD have problem with handwriting: Study 0 None
2009-11-10 Children and young people with autism should be offered special teaching support 0 None
2009-11-10 Beta-Pro helps meet growing demand for human pancreatic islets 0 None
2009-11-10 Recollections of traumatic incidents can be controlled 0 None
2009-11-10 NIOSH funds the DUSTI project 0 None
2009-11-10 Prepubertal boys with cancer can bank on their testicular tissue for preserving fertility 0 None
2009-11-10 Yo-yo dieting and sugar-bingeing can lead to anxiety and withdrawal symptoms 0 None
2009-11-10 Teenage women who are obese at higher risk to develop MS as adults 0 None
2009-11-10 Harvest Technologies completes patient enrollment in its non-reconstructable Critical Limb Ischemia trial 0 None
2009-11-10 Low doses of amyloid beta protein in healthy brains can cause Alzheimer's disease, say scientists 0 4
2009-11-10 University of Michigan to develop novel therapy for neuropathic pain 0 None
2009-11-10 Alzheimer's disease research draws national attention 0 None
2009-11-10 New technique to identify patients more likely to survive advanced melanoma 0 None
2009-11-10 Yoga practitioners have a healthy heart 0 None
2009-11-10 FDA approves Istodax for treatment of Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma 0 None
2009-11-10 FDA accepts ChemGenex Pharmaceuticals' NDA for Omapro 0 None
2009-11-10 Diabetic Care Services responds to NRF's updated “Buyer Beware” list 0 None
2009-11-09 Children with autism may have lower quality handwriting, says study 0 None
2009-11-09 Military personnel with back pain unlikely to return to duty after treatment 0 None
2009-11-09 Covidien contraindicates use of its Optimark gadoversetamide injection 0 5
2009-11-09 Ikano Therapeutics' midazolam granted Orphan Drug designation 0 None
2009-11-09 Survey finds fewer Americans use therapy to manage stress 0 None
2009-11-09 Compugen discovers new biomarker for predisposition to type 2 diabetes using its GeneVa platform 0 None
2009-11-09 ISTA Pharmaceuticals presents additional data from its Bepreve Phase 3 clinical studies 0 None
2009-11-09 Public health experts urge Congress not to overlook the needs of Americans with "morbid obesity" 0 None
2009-11-09 Tobacco smoke linked with respiratory diseases 5 None
2009-11-09 BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics' approach for treating neurodegenerative diseases shown to be effective 0 4.8
2009-11-09 Women with asthma find it harder to sleep and feel more tired during the day than men 0 None
2009-11-09 Connection between depression and loss of bone mass leads to osteoporosis and fractures 0 None
2009-11-09 Pain management physician offers house calls to residents of Manhattan in New York City 0 None
2009-11-09 Cellular mechanisms that may impact immune functions in the elderly discovered 0 None
2009-11-09 Cook Medical to feature a series of product demonstrations in Tokyo, Japan 0 None
2009-11-09 Daval International receives award for its anti-inflammatory agent AIMSPRO 1 4.5
2009-11-09 HAE patients have prodromal symptoms that signal an oncoming HAE attack, reports survey 0 None
2009-11-09 Health Canada accepts for review the EpiCept’s New Drug Submission for Ceplene 0 5
2009-11-09 Symposium on non invasive diagnosis and management of hepatic fibrosis sponsored by Echosens 0 None
2009-11-09 Evaluation of DX-88 to resolve symptoms of acute HAE attacks to be presented 0 None
2009-11-09 C1-INH concentrate, an effective therapy to treat acute swelling attacks for HAE 0 None
2009-11-07 LLS to participate in Gap's Give & Get program to support its blood cancer research 0 None
2009-11-07 Webinar: Latest updates on percutaneous and transcatheter treatment of liver, kidney and lung tumor ablation 0 None
2009-11-07 Study finds brain changes and severe depression in political detainees experiencing head injury 0 None
2009-11-07 Congressman Fattah lends full support to The Pancreatic Cancer Research and Education Act 0 None
2009-11-07 PET scanning emerges as an important tool in the evaluation of lung cancer 0 None
2009-11-07 Seminar highlights the importance of chronic health issues 0 None
2009-11-07 Report provides critical strategic insight for companies with a stake in the market for rheumatology therapies 0 None
2009-11-07 Researchers find compound that reverses type 1 myotonic dystrophy 0 None
2009-11-07 Halozyme Therapeutics announces results of its insulin variability study 0 None
2009-11-07 Rituximab drug potentially effective for treating Graves' eye disease, shows study 1 5
2009-11-07 Only 30 per cent of bystanders in Toronto who witness a cardiac arrest willing to help, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-07 Increased use of CAS procedures to treat carotid stenosis associated with adverse clinical outcomes 0 None
2009-11-07 Health experts report rising number of oral cancer in younger age groups 0 None
2009-11-07 Graceway Pharmaceuticals acquires global rights to Gilead Sciences' GS 9191 anti-proliferative agent 0 None
2009-11-07 Genetix Pharmaceuticals develops a gene therapy product to treat ALD 0 None
2009-11-07 NIH grants $1 million to study whether Transcendental Meditation can prevent future heart attacks in CHD patients 0 3
2009-11-06 PPMD awards $75,000 grant to University of California professor for Duchenne muscular dystrophy research 0 None
2009-11-06 Gonorrhea medication may help fight cancer 0 None
2009-11-06 Women with high levels of homocysteine more likely to suffer from Alzheimer's disease 0 1
2009-11-06 Asthma associated with both genetics and environmental exposures 0 None
2009-11-06 Positive interim data from the multicenter randomized Phase II trial of palifosfamide presented 0 None
2009-11-06 One in three asthma patients are hospitalized, reveals new national survey 0 None
2009-11-06 Data on Puredel's Ossulin to be presented at the San Francisco Diabetes Technology Meeting 0 None
2009-11-06 Health researchers speak about PTSD in light of Remembrance Day 0 None
2009-11-06 Research reveals new biological function of polycystins in regulating pressure sensing 0 None
2009-11-06 cbm's initiative to help families break the cycle of poverty and disability 0 None
2009-11-06 Landmark meeting discusses goal of detecting Alzheimer disease before symptoms appear 0 None
2009-11-06 Incontinence has a significant impact on caregiver's life 0 None
2009-11-06 Free electronic TBI screenings for veterans 0 None
2009-11-06 Dentists can play a live-saving role by identifying patients at risk of fatal heart attacks: Study 0 None
2009-11-06 Results of LightTouch Non-invasive Cervical Cancer Detection Device trial presented 0 None
2009-11-06 CPEX Pharmaceuticals to feature Nasulin at the Diabetes Technology Meeting 0 None
2009-11-06 Gene therapy saves two children with adrenoleukodystrophy 1 None
2009-11-06 Physical education plays a key role for low-income communities in curbing obesity and improving fitness 0 None
2009-11-06 Autism Consortium holds its fourth annual symposium to update on autism 0 None
2009-11-06 Boosting NAD+ after spinal cord injury may prevent permanent nerve death 0 None
2009-11-06 TREANDA induces durable responses in indolent B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients 0 None
2009-11-06 FDA grants orphan drug designation for Sunesis Pharmaceuticals' voreloxin 0 3.5
2009-11-06 Successful leukemia treatment with a radiolabeled antibody followed by stem cell transplant 0 None
2009-11-06 Soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages linked to obesity; soda industry fails to acquit itself in landmark hearings 0 None
2009-11-06 Revised Management Guidelines for diagnosing and treating thyroid cancer released 0 None
2009-11-06 AcuFocus Corneal Inlay: Will it improve near vision in patients with presbyopia? 1 None
2009-11-06 Declining kidney function linked to higher risk of heart failure in individuals with or without kidney disease 0 4
2009-11-06 Exposure to higher levels of air pollution increases infants' risk for bronchiolitis 0 5
2009-11-06 Prevalence of lactose intolerance may be far lower than previously estimated, says study 0 5
2009-11-06 Higher levels of phosphorus in blood linked to increased calcification of coronary arteries, says study 0 None
2009-11-06 Scientists identify new behavioral traits of immune cells; findings may help in understanding complex diseases 0 4
2009-11-06 Rice University's new BRC awarded $2M NIH grant to develop an inexpensive test for oral cancer 0 None
2009-11-05 Bortezomib lymphoma drug may be effective against bone cancer in children and teens: Study 0 None
2009-11-05 Amgen announces the results for Phase 3 PRIME '203' trial of Vectibix 0 4
2009-11-05 FDA clears ARKRAY's new GLUCOCARD Vital blood glucose monitoring system 2 None
2009-11-05 FDA grants Abraxis BioScience orphan drug designation for ABRAXANE 0 None
2009-11-05 ARIAD Pharmaceuticals' SUCCEED trial of oral ridaforolimus on track 0 None
2009-11-05 New biosensor device may help in combating cancer 0 None
2009-11-05 STMicroelectronics and Mayo Clinic collaborate on a novel heart-monitoring platform 0 None
2009-11-05 New laser therapy for cataract treatment 0 None
2009-11-05 Limitations of prevalence estimates of TBI and PTSD among OIF/OEF veterans discussed 0 5
2009-11-05 Food advertising aimed at children contributes to obesity 0 5
2009-11-05 NIST researchers to develop a certified reference material to assess C-reactive protein 0 None
2009-11-05 Abraxis Health dedicates its new manufacturing facility in Phoenix 0 None
2009-11-05 Asthma in 9/11 responders is two times greater than general US population 0 None
2009-11-05 Scientists identify a novel cellular source of atrial fibrillation 0 None
2009-11-05 Evidence continues to grow about green tea's cancer prevention properties 0 None
2009-11-05 Appropriate initial antimicrobial therapy reduces mortality in patients with septic shock 0 None
2009-11-05 Patients with post-traumatic stress disorder can benefit from synthetic marijuana 0 5
2009-11-05 CHANTIX/CHAMPIX raises hope for quitting smoking 0 None
2009-11-05 Short, intensive radiation therapy offers similar results as conventional therapy for early stage-breast cancers 0 None
2009-11-05 Bursting common myths about psoriasis 0 None
2009-11-05 Commonly used pain reliever may be associated with asthma in children and adults 0 None
2009-11-05 USC: Heavy traffic corridors responsible for preventable childhood asthma 0 None
2009-11-05 New therapeutic approach targets cancer cells, not normal cells 0 5
2009-11-05 Study demonstrates potential of human Serum Amyloid P to block very aggressive fibrotic pathology 0 1
2009-11-05 Amputees who use running-specific prosthetic legs have no performance advantage, say researchers 0 4
2009-11-05 Green tea holds hope for prevention of oral cancer 0 None
2009-11-05 Oral contraceptives may have a potential role in the management of premenopausal women with asthma 0 None
2009-11-05 InterMune seeks FDA marketing approval for pirfenidone 1 5
2009-11-05 Yoga may be more effective for reducing chronic low back pain, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-05 Raptor Pharmaceutical to present oral AMPA-kainate antagonist data at the neuropathic pain conference 0 None
2009-11-05 Significant behavioral changes needed to maintain weight loss 0 None
2009-11-05 Tetracycline-like compound raises hope for treatment of spinal muscular atrophy 0 None
2009-11-05 Researchers develop new molecular tools to investigate Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-05 Surgery may not be the best option for children with obstructive sleep apnea 0 None
2009-11-05 Green tea extract shows promise as cancer prevention agent for oral cancer, reveal researchers 0 None
2009-11-05 People with MS who relapse within first five years of onset have more severe disability: Study 0 None
2009-11-05 Adolescents with chronic health conditions rely more on Internet 0 None
2009-11-05 Echo Therapeutics commences its Symphony Transdermal Continuous Glucose Monitoring System clinical study 0 None
2009-11-05 Cook Medical and AOPA partner to offer AAA screenings at AOPA Aviation Summit 0 None
2009-11-04 EFOF's initative to raise epilepsy awareness 0 5
2009-11-04 Designers of anti-cancer drugs aim at the genetic material DNA in preventing cancer cells 0 None
2009-11-04 Cancer patients want strong relationship with their radiation oncologist 0 None
2009-11-04 Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital offers behavioral testing for children 0 5
2009-11-04 "Alternate-day fasting" reduces body weight and improves cardio health: Study 0 None
2009-11-04 Statins may have negative effects on some cardiac patients, says study 0 None
2009-11-04 Possible cure for Parkinson's disease 0 3
2009-11-04 GenVec receives FDA orphan drug designation for TNFerade 0 None
2009-11-04 Gastric cancer drug market to double to nearly $1.5 billion in 2018 0 None
2009-11-04 Acceleron Pharma commences Phase 1 clinical study of its novel angiogenesis inhibitor 0 None
2009-11-04 EUSA Pharma's PROSTASCINT effective in guiding targeted prostate cancer treatment 0 None
2009-11-04 PAH patients face life-threatening risks from medication errors 0 3
2009-11-04 Shionogi files New Drug Application in Japan 0 None
2009-11-04 Shire receives FDA Priority Review for velaglucerase alfa NDA 0 None
2009-11-04 Exelixis to present 13 abstracts of its development candidates at the 2009 AACR-NCI-EORTC Conference 0 1
2009-11-04 Entest BioMedical files second patent application in the treatment of COPD 0 5
2009-11-04 FDA approves SPA Protocol Amendment for Lucanix Phase III clinical trial 0 None
2009-11-04 GI and hepatology societies take initiative to evaluate the current medical school curriculum 0 None
2009-11-04 Work is causing stress for more Seattleites, reveals APA survey 0 None
2009-11-04 Researchers use fruit fly model for diabetes research 0 None
2009-11-04 Study on asbestos-related diseases in Libby launched 0 None
2009-11-04 Reduced VEGF can lead to degeneration of retina 0 None
2009-11-04 Cutting back on the consumption of AGEs can reduce inflammation, report researchers 0 None
2009-11-04 Cannabinoids play an important role in stress-related disorders: Study 0 4.9
2009-11-04 Correctional Investigator's recommendations to improve mental health care for federal inmates receive psychiatrists support 0 None
2009-11-04 Learning is a two-way street 0 None
2009-11-04 Researchers to find better ways to manage chronic pain by treating neuroinflammation 0 None
2009-11-04 Hastings Hearing Centre's initiative to spread the word concerning the consequences of hearing loss 0 None
2009-11-04 Non-small cell lung cancer patients who undergo PCI decrease their risk of developing brain metastases 0 None
2009-11-04 Higher testosterone levels in older women are associated with increased health risks 0 None
2009-11-04 iPhone application for analyzing sleep apnea developed 0 4.2
2009-11-04 Survey shows majority of rheumatologists would prescribe Actemra drug for rheumatoid arthritis 1 None
2009-11-04 Stress-reduction workshops for women with history of breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 Predictive Biosciences commences clinical trials of its bladder cancer assay 0 None
2009-11-04 Inner sense of cardiovascular state relies on two independent pathways, shows study 0 None
2009-11-04 Corporate Citizenship Report and a new strategy to focus on chronic disease management released 0 None
2009-11-04 Obese lung cancer patients with diabeties more likely to develop chest wall pain after receiving stereotactic body radiation therapy 0 None
2009-11-04 MagForce Nanotechnologies completes clinical trial of Nano-Cancer therapy in glioblastoma patients 0 None
2009-11-04 Referenced-EEG outperforms STAR*D treatment in depression care 0 None
2009-11-04 AJCC Cancer Staging Manual brings together the relevant, evidence-based criteria for staging of cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 Obese women less likely to become pregnant and have successful pregnancy, says new findings 0 None
2009-11-04 New improved enzyme could help facilitate spinal cord injuries 0 None
2009-11-04 New molecular pathway for preventing potassium from being excreted normally through kidney identified 0 None
2009-11-04 Tinnitus patients need more support and advice on healthcare options 0 None
2009-11-04 Health Canada approves the Zenith Branch Endovascular Graft-Iliac Bifurcation 0 None
2009-11-04 Webinar series on neuroendocrine tumours 0 None
2009-11-04 New medical guidelines for accurate diagnosis and ethical treatment of growth hormone deficiency 1 None
2009-11-04 Experts team up to measure the hearing of people with AIDS 0 None
2009-11-04 Maximum Potential's video-based ABA therapy program approved 0 None
2009-11-04 Cardiac MRI useful for diagnosing myocarditis 0 None
2009-11-04 Some patients with tonsil cancer can be treated with radiation, says PMH study 0 None
2009-11-04 Combination of high-dose radiotherapy and chemotherapy shows encouraging results in treating LSCL 0 None
2009-11-04 Lap band surgery effective for morbidly obese adolescents, improves glucose metabolism 0 None
2009-11-04 Study sheds light on the rise in childhood asthma in developed countries 0 None
2009-11-04 IDF clinical guidelines emphasize the importance of periodontal health for people with diabetes 0 None
2009-11-04 Findings may lead to new drug therapies to reduce breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2009-11-04 Hispanics are more likely to report increase in stress levels than whites or blacks: APA survey 0 None
2009-11-04 Tonsil cancer patients harbouring HPV16 can avoid chemotherapy 0 None
2009-11-04 Advanced equipment targets radiation to specific areas in the brain 0 None
2009-11-04 MRF's research Consortium to develop effective treatments for advanced melanoma 0 None
2009-11-04 Stereotactic radiosurgery effectively controls pain in patients with cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 Battle with lung cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 CDA, JDRF launch national campaign to identify Canada's Diabetes Champions 0 None
2009-11-04 Lower total cholesterol may be caused by undiagnosed cancer: Study 0 None
2009-11-04 Pfizer and Medivation initiate dimebon trials in patients with Alzheimer’s disease 0 2
2009-11-04 The Children’s Hospital leads the charge against childhood obesity 0 None
2009-11-04 Men with lower cholesterol less likely to develop high-grade prostate cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 Study: Estrogen replacement may help protect brain damage 1 1
2009-11-04 Optic nerve sheath meningioma patients can be cured using fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy 1 None
2009-11-04 MagForce Nanotechnologies announces successful completion of its Nano-Cancer therapy trials 0 5
2009-11-04 More Atlanta residents are stressed about the economy according to APA survey 0 None
2009-11-03 First responders at WTC attacks twice likely to suffer from asthma 0 None
2009-11-03 Aerovance enrolls 540 patients in Phase 2b Aerovant clinical trial 0 None
2009-11-03 $3.9 million Challenge grant for Thomas Jefferson researchers 0 None
2009-11-03 Heal2gether Partnership Program for diabetes patients and their physicians launched 0 None
2009-11-03 Aethlon Medical begins collaborative biomarker program to study neurodegenerative disease 0 None
2009-11-03 Scientists discover two genes that can lead to aggressive leukaemia 0 None
2009-11-03 Entest BioMedical and Quantum Advisors sign Letter of Intent 0 None
2009-11-03 Special commentary on obesity management 0 None
2009-11-03 EntreMed to present its Aurora A/angiogenic kinase inhibitor data at the AACR-NCI-EORTC conference 0 None
2009-11-03 NIH awards $4 million research grant to AllTranz 0 None
2009-11-03 SBRT stops the growth of cancer for 98% of patients with NSCLC 0 None
2009-11-03 New study to assess preventative brain radiation therapy for lung cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-03 Melanoma patients treated with radiation after surgery at lower risk of cancer recurrence 0 None
2009-11-03 Caucasian women may suffer from RLS up to four times more than African-American women 0 None
2009-11-03 Risk of postoperative visual loss is highest after heart surgery 1 None
2009-11-03 Texas State University researchers to evaluate the effects of ALKA-V6 on animal organisms 0 None
2009-11-03 Nasal positive airway pressure therapy for sleep apnea golfers may improve their game 0 1
2009-11-03 Adults who experienced physical abuse as children at a higher risk of osteoarthritis, says study 0 None
2009-11-03 World-record energies for laser accelerated particles achieved 0 None
2009-11-03 Two cancer-causing genes together can lead to aggressive leukaemia 0 None
2009-11-03 High blood pressure and an innate pro-inflammatory cytokine response contribute to Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-11-03 Non-invasive treatment is equally effective as surgery for healing the bone, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-03 40% of African-Americans with diabetes delay a visit to a podiatrist: APMA 0 None
2009-11-03 Individuals who had experienced trauma exposure in both childhood and adulthood likely to develop PTSD 0 None
2009-11-03 Seaside Therapeutics commences STX107 Phase 1 clinical trial for Fragile X Syndrome 1 None
2009-11-03 PCNA launches "Family at Heart" educational campaign 0 None
2009-11-03 Sexual relationships were significantly affected after a stroke, says study 0 None
2009-11-03 Appropriate treatment for children with meniscal tears leads to high success rate: Study 0 None
2009-11-03 Aggressive osteoporosis prevention could reduce hip fracture rate in the U.S. by 25%: Study 0 None
2009-11-03 Not enough is being done to support patients suffering from tinnitus 0 4
2009-11-03 Patients with non-small cell lung cancer treated with PCI decrease their risk of developing brain metastases 0 None
2009-11-03 AAPM Task Group issues new radiation guidelines for brachytherapy 0 None
2009-11-03 Tumor-penetrating microparticles may offer treatment hope for those suffering with pancreatic cancer 0 None
2009-11-03 Study reveals high risk of recurrence for early-stage breast cancer patients with HER2 positive tumors 0 None
2009-11-03 Cuts in cancer care a move in the wrong direction of health care reform, says COA 1 5
2009-11-03 Stereotactic radiosurgery effective in eliminating Parkinson's disease tremors 0 None
2009-11-03 No evidence found to link decreased physical activity and spike in obesity rates among U.S. adolescents 0 None
2009-11-03 State funding declines for Phoenix Academy San Diego, seeks new sources of funding 0 None
2009-11-03 Lifestyle changes prevents type 2 diabetes in people at high risk for developing the disease: Study 0 None
2009-11-03 Phase 1 study of STX107 for Fragile X syndrome begins 0 None
2009-11-03 FDA update on BYETTA injection: Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly respond 0 None
2009-11-03 Therapy with EBV-specific CTLs effective for severely immune-compromised patients 0 None
2009-11-03 New drug may help bone fractures heal more quickly after radiation exposure 0 3
2009-11-03 NuPathe and SurModics sign a drug delivery technology license agreement 0 None
2009-11-03 Hormone deficiency may be the cause for chronic diarrhoea 0 None
2009-11-03 NUVIGIL improves wakefulness in patients with excessive sleepiness associated with shift work disorder 0 None
2009-11-03 High prevalence of nocturnal teeth grinding in patients with OSA 0 4
2009-11-03 FDA updates Byetta prescribing information following reports of kidney problems 1 5
2009-11-03 AST develops two new holiday season tip sheets for families of children with autism 0 None
2009-11-03 Mortal combination of health problems that can double the risk of heart attack identified 0 None
2009-11-03 NHLBI survey results reveal COPD awareness continues to grow in the United States 0 None
2009-11-03 Brain disorder that causes early dementia is highly hereditary: Study 0 None
2009-11-03 Marriage for adult survivors of childhood cancer? Not likely, says new study 0 None
2009-11-03 Top-line results from Phase 3 linaclotide trial for chronic constipation 0 None
2009-11-03 GICD, Stanford University collaborate to develop stem cell and regenerative medicine therapies 0 None
2009-11-03 "Wings of Hope" fundraising gala for melanoma research 0 None
2009-11-03 Cancer Cell publishes a paper on ARIAD Pharmaceuticals' Pan-BCR-ABL inhibitor 0 None
2009-11-03 Opinions: Obstetric fistula; malaria and climate change 0 None
2009-11-02 BioVex publishes OncoVEX (GM-CSF) Phase 2 study results 0 None
2009-11-02 NIH awards $2 million grant for sickle cell disease research 0 5
2009-11-02 superDimension launches the iLogic electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy tool 0 4.5
2009-11-02 NIH-funded study using SphygmoCor published 0 None
2009-11-02 Pico-Tesla commences pilot study of its Resonator system for treating type 2 diabetes patients 0 None
2009-11-02 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, OPR launch an innovative oncology treatment initiative 0 None
2009-11-02 St. David's Medical Center to use FDA cleared CARTO 3 Navigation System for treating cardiac arrhythmia 0 None
2009-11-02 ISB and Complete Genomics embark on the largest complete human genome disease association study 0 None
2009-11-02 Cooper Norcross Run the Bridge: More than 4,000 runners participate to support school for the disabled 0 None
2009-11-02 Enzo Biochem announces results of EGS21 clinical trial for treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis 0 None
2009-11-02 Study of combination therapy versus monotherapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension 0 None
2009-11-02 Cyberonics to develop medical devices with cutting edge technology for persons suffering from epilepsy 0 None
2009-11-02 EnzymeRx commences patient enrollment in Uricase-PEG 20 phase 1 study 0 1
2009-11-02 Online interactive pancreatic cancer awareness campaign launched 0 None
2009-11-02 "Helmets for Hope" campaign launched to raise epilepsy disorder awareness 0 5
2009-11-02 VEGF from the retinal pigment epithelium to the choriocapillaris leads to degeneration of the CC, study finds 0 None
2009-11-02 Poor managerial leadership linked with the amont of sick leave taken at workplace 0 None
2009-11-02 Deep brain stimulation can help patients with severe forms of depression 0 None
2009-11-02 MTD Products and AHA team up to promote heart health and winter safety 0 None
2009-11-02 Music super stars unite to launch campaign for bone marrow donation 0 None
2009-11-02 Dietary cholesterol is not a primary factor for coronary heart disease 0 None
2009-11-02 NOXXON Pharma commences human dosing in Spiegelmer NOX-A12 clinical trial 0 None
2009-11-02 LRI and lupus organizations congratulate HGS and GlaxoSmithKline for achieving historical landmark 0 None
2009-11-02 Women at particular risk of their primary care physicians delaying diagnosis of CKD: Study 0 None
2009-11-02 Extending hepatitis C treatment for liver transplant patients results in sustained viral clearance 0 None
2009-11-02 Guided Therapeutics to launch LightTouch non-invasive cancer detection technology at Medica 2009 0 3
2009-11-02 Asking a few questions can help determine risk for lung cancer 0 None
2009-11-02 HGS and GSK announce results from phase III clinical trials of BENLYSTA 0 None
2009-11-02 BENLYSTA meets primary endpoint in BLISS-76 trial for systemic lupus erythematosus 0 None
2009-11-02 Dawn simulators can help in alleviating Seasonal Affective Disorder 0 None
2009-11-02 American Diabetes Association launches "Stop Diabetes" campaign 0 None
2009-11-02 Global health organizations observe World Pneumonia Day; urge governments to take steps to fight pneumonia 0 None
2009-11-02 ExonHit Therapeutics to take part in MAPT study for early detection of Alzheimer’s disease 0 None
2009-11-02 Intervals between lung cancer diagnosis and treatment may attribute to health care discrepancies 0 None
2009-11-02 Unexpected consequences emerge in patients who are prescribed PPI medications for reflux diseases 0 5
2009-11-02 Switching to new immunosuppressant drug may reduce skin cancer after kidney transplantation 0 None
2009-11-02 Amylin and Takeda to develop and commercialize pharmaceutical products for obesity 1 None
2009-11-02 Multicenter study finds AMD patients can benefit from cataract surgery 0 None
2009-11-02 CNS cancer survivors have greater neurocognitive dysfunction than survivors of other types of cancer 0 None
2009-11-02 Lupus patients rarely develop kidney disorders after a kidney transplant 0 None
2009-11-02 Study finds no link between hepatitis B and pancreatic cancer 0 None
2009-11-02 Chronically ill patients report better quality of life than those with reversible outcomes 0 None
2009-11-02 Improving survival rates can increase treatment costs for dialysis patients 0 None
2009-11-02 Dialysis patients with low body fat face high mortality rate 0 4
2009-11-02 Combination of inhibitor and antioxidants may help prevent diabetes complications 0 None
2009-11-02 High sodium diet and artificially sweetened soda linked to kidney function decline 0 None
2009-11-02 Bioengineers develop nano-delivery system for cancer therapy 0 None
2009-11-02 Study: Charcoal lessens atherosclerotic lesions in mice with kidney damage 0 None
2009-11-01 Obese Britons suffer the real cost of obesity in every area of their lives, says new study 0 None
2009-11-01 HCV progresses more rapidly after liver transplantation in African-Americans compared to whites 0 None


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