Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - December 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
2009-12-31 Sharing Miracles: A TV program that features inspirational stories of real patients 0 None
2009-12-31 TENS therapy is not effective against chronic low-back pain 0 None
2009-12-31 Cryo-Cell International continues to expand R&D initiatives to accelerate therapeutic benefits of stem cells 0 None
2009-12-31 UT Southwestern doctor uses a viable alternative in aortic graft surgery 0 None
2009-12-31 Psychological stress at workplace can lower employees' productivity, says study 0 None
2009-12-31 OmSanA: A natural dietary supplement for maintaining blood sugar and cholesterol levels 0 5
2009-12-31 Cardiologist wins stimulus grant to identify biomarkers of idiopathic pulmonary hypertension 0 None
2009-12-31 Multivariable analyses identify epidemiological risk factors for ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-12-31 Smoking increases age-related macular degeneration, finds UCLA study 0 None
2009-12-31 Music stars join hands to show how young people can help build a world without cancer 0 None
2009-12-31 Researchers study the effectiveness of colonoscopy in preventing colorectal cancer 0 None
2009-12-30 Website explores pros and cons of obesity 0 5
2009-12-30 FDA accepts NDA review for new anticonvulsant drug 0 None
2009-12-30 Biodel submits NDA to FDA for clearance to market VIAject 0 None
2009-12-30 AUA experts urge to focus on urologic health conditions in upcoming year 0 None
2009-12-30 NCD's monthly bulletin for December, 2009 0 None
2009-12-30 Relieve stress: Exercise, meditate, delegate tasks, diet and be happy 0 None
2009-12-30 Meda expands collaboration with Etypharm for Axorid 0 None
2009-12-30 Service dogs for people with disabilities 1 4.7
2009-12-30 Overview of grief 0 None
2009-12-30 Regular, modest exercise beneficial for people with arthritis 0 None
2009-12-30 Liraglutide FDA feedback expected within weeks, says Novo Nordisk 0 None
2009-12-30 Chlorophyll and chlorophyllin effective in limiting aflatoxin absorption in humans 0 2.5
2009-12-30 Significant limitations in new Ginkgo biloba study published in JAMA, says ABC 0 None
2009-12-30 CRN stands by Ginkgo biloba's effectiveness in improving cognitive function 0 None
2009-12-30 Ginkgo biloba does not slow rate of cognitive decline in older adults 0 None
2009-12-30 Pharmacists can reduce treatment costs and improve outcomes if given the chance 0 None
2009-12-30 Tarantula venom protein promising for MD 0 None
2009-12-30 NFXF applauds the Congress and President for including Fragile X Syndrome for research funding 0 None
2009-12-30 Overview of Psoriasis 0 None
2009-12-30 CORE, a biopsychosocial treatment center for weight loss 0 None
2009-12-30 Projects investigating placebo effects in Parkinson's disease receive funds 0 None
2009-12-30 ADA recommends the A1C test for diabetes screening and diagnosis 1 5
2009-12-30 Omni Hotels & Resorts partners with GHA to host "Lasso for Life" event 0 None
2009-12-30 Phase 3 trial of figitumumab discontinued by Pfizer 0 None
2009-12-30 UC researchers receive $2.5 million grant to study treatment for voice disorders 0 None
2009-12-30 VIVUS submits a NDA to the FDA for obesity drug Qnexa 0 None
2009-12-29 Healthcare management application targeting MS patients released 0 None
2009-12-29 AspenBio Pharma reports on Premarket Notification submission plans for its ELISA format AppyScore test 0 None
2009-12-29 Affomix to generate antibodies against proprietary targets chosen by Kalgene 0 None
2009-12-29 DMET genotyping platform screens for 1256 genetic variations in 170 genes 0 5
2009-12-29 Health gurus say recommit each Monday to resolve the smoking habit 0 None
2009-12-29 Kidney transplantation saves life 0 None
2009-12-29 Study explains how semaphorin gene regulates synapse formation 0 None
2009-12-29 TSC proteins regulate Notch activity 0 None
2009-12-29 Study suggests genetic variations predispose African-Americans to diabetes 0 None
2009-12-29 First animal model for studying schizophrenia 0 None
2009-12-29 Excess physical activity can lead to foot and ankle problems 0 None
2009-12-29 New evidence suggests amyloid beta plays a critical role in synaptic failure 0 None
2009-12-29 American Diabetes Association recommends A1C test for diagnosing diabetes and identifying pre-diabetes 0 None
2009-12-29 Smart for Life introduces new THIN ADVENTURE Children's Weight Loss Program 0 5
2009-12-29 Small molecules reverse protein trafficking and mitochondrial dysfunction in Parkinson's disease models 0 5
2009-12-29 Childhood ETS may lead to emphysema 0 None
2009-12-29 SU2C opens fully stocked online store to support cancer research 0 None
2009-12-29 Research suggests common mechanism is associated with different human diseases 0 None
2009-12-29 Researcher Avinash Patwardhan wins top honor from North American Spine Society 0 5
2009-12-29 Grant of $2 million awarded to understand PIGD in Parkinson's disease 0 3
2009-12-28 CGEN-671, a new drug target for multiple epithelial tumors discovered by Compugen 0 None
2009-12-28 Scientists identify new gene variants associated with disturbances in lipid metabolism 0 None
2009-12-28 Publication validates company's structure-based approach for addressing undruggable targets 0 None
2009-12-28 Study suggests Fanconi Anemia and Bloom's Syndrome proteins may act in common DNA repair pathway 1 None
2009-12-28 Test tube experiments show slight changes in protein chemistry can eliminate Huntington's disease in mice 0 None
2009-12-28 Discovery of beta cell defending enzyme raises hope for new treatments against diabetes 0 None
2009-12-28 Findings may shed light on the origins of autism and attention deficit disorders 0 None
2009-12-27 Steroids not superior to laser treatments for DME 0 None
2009-12-27 Discovery of protein transport promotes new research on spinal defects 0 None
2009-12-27 Self-seeding process of cancer cells can enhance tumor growth, says study 0 None
2009-12-24 Highlights from Mayo Clinic's Discovery's Edge research magazine 0 None
2009-12-24 American Diabetes Association lauds passage of health reform in the Senate 0 None
2009-12-24 New book on caries management 0 None
2009-12-24 Peritoneal dialysis updates 0 None
2009-12-24 UCB's Cimzia gains market share of Centocor's Simponi 0 4.5
2009-12-24 E2F1 transcription factor inhibition reduces EGFR expression and invasive potential of melanoma cells 0 None
2009-12-24 Eli Lilly and Kowa Pharmaceuticals America to co-promote LIVALO in the U.S 0 4.5
2009-12-24 Study suggests routine evaluation does not predict prostate cancer 0 None
2009-12-24 Key molecular switch linked to HD identified 0 None
2009-12-24 Potential new therapeutic option for prevention of PD-associated neuropathology 0 5
2009-12-24 Tips to minimize injuries during winter season 0 None
2009-12-24 Study evaluates anemia treatment approaches adopted by different specialists 0 None
2009-12-24 Colcrys Patient Assistance Program introduced by URL Pharma 0 None
2009-12-24 Rethink Autism offers research-based intervention tools for children with autism disorder 0 None
2009-12-24 Interdisciplinary approach essential for treating men’s' sexual dysfunction 0 None
2009-12-24 FDA issues Pfizer a Complete Response letter for Lyrica GAD monotherapy treatment 0 None
2009-12-24 New compound may halt drug-resistant lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-24 Anti-inflammatory coxib medications inhibit aspirin's protective qualities 0 5
2009-12-24 Study: Protein channel aids nerve sensors in controlling blood pressure 0 None
2009-12-24 New energy receptor theory of brain function 0 4.5
2009-12-24 Intervention strategy brings positive changes in type 2 diabetic patients 0 None
2009-12-24 Merck discontinues MK-1903 niacin receptor agonist development program with Arena Pharmaceuticals 0 5
2009-12-23 Discovery enables scientists to devise novel strategies to diagnose and treat brain cancer 0 4
2009-12-23 Synta Pharmaceuticals initiates STA-9090 Phase 2 clinical trial for GIST 0 None
2009-12-23 Achievements in lupus research, education and advocacy cause for celebration and hope 0 None
2009-12-23 Protective benefits of Alzheimer's and cancer may lead to new diagnostic treatments 0 None
2009-12-23 Thyroid cancer on the rise 0 None
2009-12-23 Gene's role in immune system may suggest new treatments for childhood asthma 0 None
2009-12-23 Scientists use DNA sequence to characterize genome rearrangement in breast cancer samples 0 None
2009-12-23 Positive results from Alimera Sciences' Iluvien FAME trial for DME 0 4.5
2009-12-23 Rigel Pharmaceuticals announces milestone payment from Daiichi Sankyo 0 None
2009-12-23 Zecotek Photonics clarifies news release on TGFL provided to the National Institute of Health 0 None
2009-12-23 Volcano lauds revised guidelines for treating severe coronary artery disease patients 0 None
2009-12-23 ABBM grants certification for medical community who treats obesity and related conditions 1 None
2009-12-23 National MS Society calls for grant applications to examine the impact of CCSVI hypothesis 0 1
2009-12-23 Findings may lead to new methods for diagnosing osteoporosis 0 None
2009-12-23 Cordyceps mushroom extract for cancer treatment 0 3.5
2009-12-23 Latest diagnosis and treatment of small and non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-23 Implications of physician-assisted suicide for people with disabilities 0 None
2009-12-23 Nationwide Children's Hospital chosen as a BCR for TCGA 0 None
2009-12-23 Novel discovery offers hope for patients with common brain tumor 0 None
2009-12-23 Autism study and gene therapy in vision are top scientific achievements in 2009 0 None
2009-12-23 Discovery of inhibitory hormone may yield new treatments for cancer and other diseases 0 None
2009-12-23 Reduced calories increase human cell lifespan 0 5
2009-12-23 Postnatal depression treatments are not cost effective, say York researchers 0 None
2009-12-23 Enzyme dCK plays a profound role in normal lymphocyte development 0 None
2009-12-23 Beta blockers may increase risk of anemia-induced adverse cardiovascular events 0 None
2009-12-23 ARCA biopharma submits Gencaro trial protocol for review under the FDA’s SPA process 0 None
2009-12-23 Chronic overeating plays fundamental role in obesity epidemic 0 None
2009-12-23 NHLBI grant for identifying genetic and epigenetic causes of human congenital heart disease 0 None
2009-12-23 Researchers mix active drug and placebo to maximize drug benefits for efficient treatment 0 5
2009-12-23 Second successful phrenic nerve decompression surgery 0 None
2009-12-23 UPMC reports 10,000th patient treated using Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife system 0 None
2009-12-23 CT can be a preferred technique for diagnosing PE, according to study 0 5
2009-12-23 U.S. Congress approves $1.6 million for AdMeTech Foundation's research program 0 None
2009-12-23 Combination of ropivacaine and fibrin sealant is effective in reducing pain after LC procedure 0 None
2009-12-23 Researchers recommend progesterone as viable treatment for traumatic brain injuries 0 None
2009-12-23 Trabectedin now available for patients with advanced soft tissue sarcoma 0 2
2009-12-23 Pancreas 3-D imaging useful in preoperative assessment of pancreatic carcinoma patients 0 None
2009-12-23 MSH6 mutation carriers at elevated risk for colorectal, endometrial and lynch syndrome cancers 0 None
2009-12-23 US Phase 2 clinical trial of RVX-208 commenced by Resverlogix 0 None
2009-12-23 Ultrasound-guided cortisone injections, an effective treatment method for gluteus medius tendinopathy 0 None
2009-12-23 Stochastic resonance can improve breast cancer detection 0 None
2009-12-23 Heart and Stroke Foundation urges government to regulate trans fats in Canada's food supply 0 None
2009-12-23 Riverside Medical Center launches new diabetes prevention program 0 None
2009-12-23 Back pain problems continue to rise in U.S. 0 None
2009-12-23 Cardiac rehabilitation improves survival rate in heart attack patients 0 None
2009-12-23 High prevalence of type 2 diabetes may be linked to excess niacin intake 0 4
2009-12-22 Contact lens can produce near-normal vision in infants and children 0 None
2009-12-22 Niacin may not be beneficial for type 2 diabetic patients 0 None
2009-12-22 New project analyzes genetic sequence and variations of every gene expressed by 1,000 tumors 0 None
2009-12-22 Department of Health Information Standard awarded to CancerHelp UK and health information leaflets 0 None
2009-12-22 Tel Aviv University's new Genome Analyzer fuels research dreams and tomorrow's cures 0 5
2009-12-22 Monitoring blood glucose levels with contact lenses may soon be a reality for diabetes patients 0 None
2009-12-22 Darbepoetin alfa does not reduce cardiovascular problem in anemic patients on dialysis 0 None
2009-12-22 Baylor University Medical Center adds Naviscan PEM to its imaging services 0 None
2009-12-22 Safe Cell Phone's SAR Shield absorbs potentially harmful cell phone radiation 1 5
2009-12-22 Prasco Laboratories to market Stiefel Laboratories' Clobetasol Propionate Foam 0 None
2009-12-22 Eritoran well tolerated in Phase II trial for severe sepsis 0 None
2009-12-22 Declining use of Advair for COPD, Spiriva patient share increasing 0 None
2009-12-22 Newly identified targets in treating inflammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal tract 0 None
2009-12-22 GI Dynamics' EndoBarrier non-surgical type 2 diabetes therapy receives European CE mark approval 4 5
2009-12-22 Four Latin American cancer patients receive treatment using RapidArc radiotherapy technology 0 None
2009-12-22 Arena Pharmaceuticals submits lorcaserin NDA to the FDA 0 None
2009-12-22 Chordoma surgery through the nose 1 None
2009-12-22 QLT Ophthalmics to distribute Visudyne in the U.S. market 0 None
2009-12-22 Shire submits REPLAGAL BLA with the FDA 0 None
2009-12-22 3rd Annual OneMedForum to highlight therapeutic and diagnostic products for cancers 0 None
2009-12-22 Health and education leaders commend school for promoting physical activity among students 0 None
2009-12-22 Orthopaedic Center of the Rockies updates its name to Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies 0 None
2009-12-22 CPRIT extends Company Investment application date to January 12, 2010 0 None
2009-12-22 ADHD Support Twitter page from Shire 0 None
2009-12-22 Health experts offer recommendation to improve school meal programs 0 None
2009-12-22 AADA lauds indoor tanning tax in the health system reform legislation 0 3
2009-12-22 Emisphere's oral salmon calcitonin product addresses persistent musculoskeletal pain 0 None
2009-12-22 ZEGERID OTC approval triggers $20M milestone payment to Santarus 0 None
2009-12-22 New data shows more number of women are attending breast screening program 0 None
2009-12-22 Persistent disparities exist in melanoma diagnosis 0 None
2009-12-22 Scientists identify role of epigenetic changes in SLE 0 None
2009-12-22 First robot-assisted lung-tumor surgery performed at UT Southwestern Medical Center 0 1
2009-12-22 Cost outweighs benefits of self-monitoring blood glucose test strips 0 None
2009-12-22 Omega-3 fatty acids lower AMD and chronic kidney disease, improve heart health 0 None
2009-12-22 Reference platform for diabetic retinopathy and other vascular complications 0 None
2009-12-22 Bioheart makes breakthrough in stem cell treatment for critical limb ischemia 0 None
2009-12-22 Aristolochic acid in Chinese herbal products associated with increased risk of urinary tract cancer 0 None
2009-12-22 Grant of $1 million awarded to develop new treatments for dyskinesia 0 None
2009-12-22 IKK phosphorylate: A double-edged sword in Huntington's disease 0 None
2009-12-22 Discovery suggests how toxin-filtering cells go awry 0 None
2009-12-22 FDA extends action date for its review of Cephalon's sNDA for NUVIGIL Tablets 0 None
2009-12-22 Heart transplant patients face increased risk for skin cancers 0 None
2009-12-22 Depressed patients are unable to sustain positive emotions, says study 0 None
2009-12-22 Smoking, weight and skin cancer are associated with skin aging 0 None
2009-12-22 SafeMinds disappointed with CDC's report on autism spectrum disorders 0 5
2009-12-22 LEO Pharma announces positive results for two Phase III AK clinical trials 0 None
2009-12-22 BUSM researchers discover new gene therapy for treating emphysema patients 0 None
2009-12-22 While mortality from diabetes declines in Canada, the income-related mortality gap increases 0 None
2009-12-22 AAPM dispels common myths about CT scans 0 None
2009-12-22 CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System brings new hope to patients with inoperable tumors 0 None
2009-12-21 Results from Phase I trial of Bryan Oncor's targeted radiopharmaceutical therapy reported 0 None
2009-12-21 Effectiveness of VSEL stem cells in regenerative medicine demonstrated at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-21 Neurocrine to advance its NBI-98854 VMAT2 Inhibitor into a multiple repeated dose Phase 1 study 0 None
2009-12-21 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals announce collaboration in cancer therapy 0 None
2009-12-21 OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals to pay Isis Pharmaceuticals $10M for license of OGX-011 to Teva Pharmaceutical Industries 0 3
2009-12-21 CPEX Pharmaceuticals completes enrollment in Nasulin Phase 2a clinical trial 0 None
2009-12-21 Investigation of IDH1 gene mutations in brain cancer receives new funds 0 None
2009-12-21 Organogenesis files a PMA with the FDA for its CelTx living cell-based technology 0 5
2009-12-21 Eli Lilly, Incyte announce collaboration for development and commercialization of INCB28050 oral inhibitor 0 None
2009-12-21 Intra-Cellular Therapies announces results of its ITI-007 antipsychotic drug Phase I study 0 2.3
2009-12-21 Soligenix commences SGX201 Phase 1/2 clinical trial for acute radiation enteritis prevention 0 None
2009-12-21 Medical experts recognize surgery as legitimate and effective treatment for type 2 diabetes 0 5
2009-12-21 EMEA grants orphan drug designation for pixantrone in Europe 0 None
2009-12-21 Report on autism spectrum disorder released by CDC to be discussed by autism expert 1 None
2009-12-21 Researchers follow steps that lead some tumor cells to establish metastases 0 None
2009-12-20 United States Congress approves additional $15 million in research funding for lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-19 Medical physicists converge at ProCure TDC for training in physics of protons and proton therapy 0 None
2009-12-19 Malaria nasal vaccine, antimicrobial peptide against MRSA, and safer method to prolong orange juice shelf life 0 None
2009-12-19 Ontario surpasses federal target for radiation therapy 0 None
2009-12-19 Children with type 1 diabetes benefit from rapid-acting insulin analogues; potential harm remains unclear 0 None
2009-12-19 Subitizing vision therapy for improving math skills 0 None
2009-12-19 Research lays hope for developing drugs that can control apoptosis 0 None
2009-12-19 One in 110 American children suffer from ASD, shows study 0 None
2009-12-19 Autism spectrum disorder dramatically increasing, early intervention crucial 0 None
2009-12-19 Several maladaptive eating behaviors can affect women, says new study 0 None
2009-12-19 Annual diabetes Consumer Guide to be published in the January 2010 issue by Diabetes Forecast 0 None
2009-12-19 Headache on rare occasions can be a warning sign of potentially serious disorder 0 5
2009-12-19 Diabetes patients at higher risk from glaucoma 0 None
2009-12-19 SCCA's infection control program leads to suppression of potential H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2009-12-19 IRB approves Neuralstem's Phase I trial to treat ALS with spinal cord stem cells 0 None
2009-12-19 Understanding the differences between skull bone and bones in limbs could prevent osteoporosis 0 None
2009-12-18 UCSF/SFGH project to improve health outcomes among diabetes patients honored 0 None
2009-12-18 McNeil Consumer Healthcare announces recall of TYLENOL in bottles with red EZ-OPEN CAP 0 None
2009-12-18 Autism Speaks calls on federal government to address the growing national autism public health crisis 0 None
2009-12-18 Taro Pharmaceutical Industries initiates its T2007 non-sedating barbiturate compound Phase I clinical trials 0 None
2009-12-18 John Theurer Cancer Center presents over 20 research updates and trial results at the 2009 ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-18 UVA acquires Extend to broaden the potential for Gamma Knife Perfexion 0 None
2009-12-18 Medtronic launches its SOVEREIGN Spinal System in the U.S. 0 5
2009-12-18 GSK receives European CHMP positive opinion for Revolade 0 None
2009-12-18 Tackle Cancer Foundation calls attention to REVLIMID for myeloma patients 0 4
2009-12-18 Initial data from REVLIMID Phase III trial in multiple myeloma patients announced 0 None
2009-12-18 New Thermal-Aid products reduce pain and swelling in arthritis patients 0 None
2009-12-18 New stem cell based technology may eliminate brain cancer 1 4
2009-12-18 Physicians favor agents that can reduce HbA1c levels by 2% in diabetes patients 0 None
2009-12-18 Triage NGAL bedside blood test helps identify AKI risk: New study 0 None
2009-12-18 SAIC receives multiple-award contract to support BUMED throughout the U.S. 0 None
2009-12-18 Cost of Avastin a deterrent for non-small-cell lung cancer treatment 0 None
2009-12-18 Study provides new definition on dyslexia 0 5
2009-12-18 Researchers discover how protein can be controlled and under what circumstances it can go awry 0 None
2009-12-18 A program to reduce depression and isolation among the elderly during holiday season 0 None
2009-12-18 Proprietary adult stem cell platform, an effective treatment for diabetes, shows study 0 None
2009-12-18 Pico-Tesla commences enrollment in its Magneceutical therapy study for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2009-12-18 FDA advisory committee votes against approval of Tarceva for lung cancer treatment 0 None
2009-12-18 Study findings highlight the need to develop specific health policies to address social disparities 0 None
2009-12-18 Brachytherapy for lung cancer 0 5
2009-12-18 Researchers identify risk factors for major depression in elderly patients 0 None
2009-12-18 Umbilical cord stem cells may be useful in treating blood disorders 1 None
2009-12-18 BioMS Medical invests in Spectral Diagnostics to advance treatment for sepsis 0 None
2009-12-18 JDRF to work with Johnson & Johnson to develop drug targets and pathways for treating diabetes 0 None
2009-12-18 GSTM1 and GSTT1 null genotypes not associated with increased risk of GC or CRC in Koreans 0 None
2009-12-18 Treprostinil drug reduces breathlessness in PAH patients, says study 0 None
2009-12-18 Ambulatory monitoring technique can disturb sleep and raise nighttime blood pressure 0 None
2009-12-18 Four commonly used chemotherapy drugs disrupt birth of new brain cells, shows study 0 None
2009-12-18 New study to examine physical activity and dietary behavior of colorectal cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-18 Unigene Laboratories selects UGP281 lead peptide from obesity program for development 0 1
2009-12-18 AST: Finding right autism treatment can greatly impact child's progress and future quality of life 3 None
2009-12-18 Access to convenience stores can pormote childhood obesity 0 None
2009-12-18 Cannabis can cause depression and anxiety in teenagers 1 4.5
2009-12-18 Phase 2 clinical study of STA-9090 in NSCLC initiated 0 None
2009-12-18 Landmark study provides new insight into congenital heart defects 0 None
2009-12-18 ARIAD Pharmaceuticals completes enrollment of patients for Phase 3 clinical trial of ridaforolimus 0 None
2009-12-18 Somaxon Pharmaceuticals to meet FDA to discuss the NDA for Silenor for insomnia treatment 0 None
2009-12-18 Calorie-intake restriction can benefit longevity and help prevent cancer 0 5
2009-12-18 Acute kidney injury associated with increased long-term mortality 0 None
2009-12-18 Scientists discover new model to asses homeostatic relationships between body substances 0 None
2009-12-18 Alternative therapy for hypertension 0 None
2009-12-17 Hydrocephalus Association awards stimulus grants for research initiative 0 None
2009-12-17 PRPS1 gene associated with DFN2 identified by researchers 0 None
2009-12-17 Arno Therapeutics announces dosing of first patient in Phase II clinical study of AR-67 0 None
2009-12-17 Switching between A-rated anti-epileptic drug formulations does not increase seizure risk 0 None
2009-12-17 Interleukin Genetics introduces the Bone Health Genetic Test 0 None
2009-12-17 RevMed MRI Technology converts standard grayscale scans to segmented, 3D, color images 0 None
2009-12-17 Therapure Biopharma to fill/finish nimotuzumab at its Canadian GMP certified fill suite 0 None
2009-12-17 BDSI's BEMA Buprenorphine Phase 2 study meets primary efficacy endpoint 0 None
2009-12-17 Promising breakthrough in adjuvant development may lead to cost-effective therapeutic vaccines 0 None
2009-12-17 Investigational study of TRT to alleviate debilitating effects of tinnitus commenced 0 None
2009-12-17 Next-generation DNA sequencing demonstrates potential in identifying mutations in SCLC 0 None
2009-12-17 Sporting Turn the Tables to return for the second time 0 None
2009-12-17 ASA offers practical ways for sufferers to take active role in treatment of pain 0 5
2009-12-17 Typical smoker acquires one mutation for every 15 cigarettes and all cancers are caused by mutations 0 5
2009-12-17 ESC CV Imaging textbook for trainees and cardiologists 0 None
2009-12-17 Roche discloses results of two of eight taspoglutide T-emerge phase III studies in diabetes patients 0 2
2009-12-17 Discovery of common single-letter variant in SNP links parental origin to risk of T2D 0 None
2009-12-17 Professional treatment can benefit first responders to cope with emotional challenges 0 5
2009-12-17 RRE-90 score: A new web-based tool to predict recurrent stroke risk 0 None
2009-12-17 Forest Laboratories Holdings and Almirall to develop, market and distribute LAS100977 in the US 0 None
2009-12-17 People with higher Leptin levels have significantly reduced incidence of AD and dementia 0 None
2009-12-17 Communication strategies can benefit dementia patients and caregivers 0 None
2009-12-17 FDA Advisory Committee votes against the approval of Tarceva 0 None
2009-12-17 St. Jude Medical applauds the updated level of evidence for FFR-guided treatment 0 None
2009-12-17 AAD's National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Screening Program reaches milestone 0 None
2009-12-17 ARNMD meeting examines psychological and neurological aspects of PTSDs and traumatic brain injuries 0 None
2009-12-17 HFU increases mortality among diabetics, says report 0 None
2009-12-17 People are more prone to Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, explains new research 0 3
2009-12-17 Diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids linked to improved nervous-system function 0 5
2009-12-17 KarmelSonix selects Blackfin digital signal processors from Analog Devices 0 None
2009-12-17 Foods with anti-hunger aromas could become a new weapon to fight obesity 0 None
2009-12-17 Researchers discover new gene involved in lung cancer using DNA sequencing technology 0 None
2009-12-17 Seve Ballesteros joined forces with Cancer Research UK in a bid to beat brain cancer 0 None
2009-12-17 Researchers identify genetic markers to help treat chronic kidney disease among diabetics 0 None
2009-12-17 Pistachios can decrease inflammation and cardiovascular disease 0 None
2009-12-17 USACIG signs exclusive agreement with Hop-on for prevention of Parkinson's disease 1 None
2009-12-17 High methionine diet may increase risk of dementia 0 None
2009-12-17 Group of drugs used to treat heart failure shows promise for fighting colon cancer 0 None
2009-12-17 UC San Diego Medical Center performs complex surgery on brain lesion 0 5
2009-12-16 Phase 3 registration clinical trial for perifosine initiated by Keryx Biopharmaceuticals 1 None
2009-12-16 Arizona State University and Mayo Clinic team up to explore metabolic syndrome 0 None
2009-12-16 Individuals with lower educational status are associated with worse asthma symptoms 0 None
2009-12-16 Nanotherapeutics acquires Ramoplanin clinical program from Oscient Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-12-16 Ivy Foundation awards nearly $10M for new patient-focused brain cancer research projects 0 None
2009-12-16 ChemoCentryx commences enrollment in CCX354 Phase 2 clinical trial for RA 0 None
2009-12-16 EMD Serono, Brigham and Women's Hospital collaborate in MS research 0 None
2009-12-16 Keryx Biopharmaceuticals initiates Phase 3 registration clinical trial for perifosine 0 None
2009-12-16 Positive results from Onset Therapeutics' BenzEFoam Emollient Foam skin moisturization study 0 None
2009-12-16 Encouraging early clinical results for treatment of KC with Avedro's Keraflex KXL technology 0 None
2009-12-16 Naurex' GLYX-13 demonstrates antidepressant-like and anxiolytic-like activity without CNS-related side effects 0 None
2009-12-16 Naurex commences dosing in its GLYX-13 Phase I clinical trial for treatment-resistant depression 0 None
2009-12-16 Patients involved in Novelos Therapeutics' pivotal Phase III trial live longer than expected 0 5
2009-12-16 Roche's P2X3 receptor program for chronic pain licensed to Afferent Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-12-16 Studies reveal new benefits of Peptan in preventing osteoporosis 0 None
2009-12-16 Cancer Research UK's phase I trial results of CHT25 published in Clinical Cancer Research 0 None
2009-12-16 Deaths from heart disease peak in December and January, US database reveals 0 None
2009-12-16 Pharmacy directors willing to cover tanezumab at lower prices 0 4
2009-12-16 Challenges U.S. and U.K. cancer patients face in gaining access to expensive treatments 0 None
2009-12-16 Spiritual care can improve outcomes in terminally ill cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-16 Modulating PN aggregase pathway may offer hope for Alzheimer’s disease 0 None
2009-12-16 VA and Department of Defense clinical practice guidelines for mTBI 0 None
2009-12-16 EDP Biotech develops a simple blood test for detecting early-stage colon cancer 0 4
2009-12-16 Englerin A possesses high toxicity for kidney cancer cells, researchers discover 0 None
2009-12-16 ThromboGenics completes enrollment in second microplasmin Phase III trial 0 None
2009-12-16 Celebrities unveil Race for Life 2010 t-shirts to raise money for Cancer Research UK 0 None
2009-12-16 Preclinical study of Arno Therapeutics' drug candidate AR-42 presented at ASH 2009 0 None
2009-12-16 NEI study reports 66.4 percent increase in myopia in Americans 0 None
2009-12-16 Physicians need to utilize best practices to treat HAE patients in emergency settings 0 None
2009-12-16 Nitric oxide opens up new treatment option for septic shock 0 None
2009-12-16 New top-line results for patient preference study evaluating Kristalose for Oral Solution announced 0 None
2009-12-16 Higher leptin levels associated with lower incidence of AD and dementia 0 None
2009-12-16 Study suggests physical activity influences depression and fatigue by increasing self-efficacy 0 None
2009-12-16 Discovery may yield new treatments for hormone-resistant prostate cancer 0 None
2009-12-16 University of Florida obtains stimulus grant to establish ataxia consortium 0 None
2009-12-16 UCLA researchers find link between brain cancer and fatty acid synthesis 0 None
2009-12-16 Repligen receives $731,000 to support ongoing development of new treatments for Friedreich's ataxia 0 1
2009-12-16 Binghamton University psychologist to provide new weapons to fight against childhood depression 0 None
2009-12-16 Nutrition education may help diabetes patients to adopt better dietary habits 0 None
2009-12-16 Low plasma CETP activity associated with increased risk of heart disease, says study 0 None
2009-12-16 Carrier screening reduces CF birth rates in northeast Italy 0 5
2009-12-15 DSMB approves advancement of PLX-PAD to intermediate dose level in Phase I clinical trial for CLI treatment 0 None
2009-12-15 BioAlliance Pharma SA to enter Phase II clinical trial for clonidine Lauriad and Phase I clinical trial for AMEP 0 None
2009-12-15 CHUM neurosurgeon raises funds for epilepsy research 0 None
2009-12-15 Tarenflurbil drug does not appear to benefit Alzheimer’s patients 0 None
2009-12-15 Tips to prevent noise-induced hearing loss in children 0 None
2009-12-15 AstraZeneca, UVa announce collaboration in development of new treatments for CAD and PAD 0 None
2009-12-15 Positive results from study comparing exenatide once weekly to BYETTA 0 3
2009-12-15 Femta Pharmaceuticals, Lonza Group collaborate in cGMP production of FM101 antibody 0 None
2009-12-15 Pfizer to co-promote Actos with Tianjin Takeda Pharmaceuticals in China 0 2
2009-12-15 Spinal Restoration receives FDA SPA concurrence letter for its Phase 3 Biostat System study 0 None
2009-12-15 Almac Discovery initiates Phase I clinical trial of intranasal Granisetron for CINV 0 None
2009-12-15 University of Wisconsin IRB approves GenSpera's G-202 Phase I study for cancer 0 None
2009-12-15 Encouraging results from DAVANAT in combination with chemotherapies and biologics 0 None
2009-12-15 Celgene announces positive data from its apremilast Phase IIb study for plaque-type psoriasis 0 None
2009-12-15 Novartis submits JOULFERON MAA to the EMEA 0 None
2009-12-15 Lytix Biopharma AS receives approval to commence Phase I clinical trials of Oncopore 0 None
2009-12-15 Jazz Pharmaceuticals announces submission of JZP-6 NDA for treatment of fibromyalgia 0 5
2009-12-15 New technique may help diagnose treatments for Alzheimer's, diabetes and cancer 0 None
2009-12-15 Cerebrospinal fluid signature and PiB imaging help predict Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-12-15 Risks and benefits of CT scans 0 3
2009-12-15 Mutant ATPase blocks autophagy partway and causes multi-tissue degenerative disease 0 None
2009-12-15 Nanoprobes deliver drugs directly to the right tumor cellular compartments 0 None
2009-12-15 Cancer patients with dementia have lower survival rate than patients with cancer alone, says study 0 3
2009-12-15 Findings suggest variations in accelerated aging disorders 0 None
2009-12-15 Study to determine link between insulin glargine and cancer 0 None
2009-12-15 Enrolment for pivotal Phase II/III trial of C-Cure completed ahead of schedule 0 5
2009-12-15 Intensive medical therapy may benefit patients with asymptomatic plaque buildup 0 None
2009-12-15 People with periodontal disease are at high risk for diabetes, survey finds 0 5
2009-12-15 Florida doctor performs new, effective treatment for sinusitis 0 None
2009-12-15 Retrospective study demonstrates new survival data for patients with myelofibrosis 0 None
2009-12-15 New study to help researchers develop highly effective drug for MLL 0 None
2009-12-15 Findings raise new hope for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 0 None
2009-12-15 INS cites FDA-approved Totect antidote for anthracycline extravasations 0 None
2009-12-15 Scientists identify protein switch that helps prevent liver cancer 0 None
2009-12-15 Study says children are still bombarded with TV ads for unhealthy food choices 0 5
2009-12-15 Study explores comorbidity of medical complaints and insomnia symptoms in school-aged children 0 None
2009-12-15 Update on new clinical developments and other initiatives related to Ceplene 0 None
2009-12-15 Tel Aviv University researchers unravel the mysteries of DNA packaging 0 None
2009-12-15 Study may pave way for effective drug development for childhood leukemia 0 None
2009-12-15 Modifications to Phase II study AD201 and open label extension study AD251 for ELND005 notified 0 None
2009-12-15 Reducing TV time may help prevent obesity in adults 0 5
2009-12-15 Nanoparticle could allow diagnosis and treatment in one visit 0 None
2009-12-15 Phase III clinical trial evaluating darusentan misses its co-primary efficacy endpoints 0 None
2009-12-15 Health experts discuss new treatment strategies for lung cancer at AACR-IASLC Joint Conference 0 None
2009-12-15 Stroke awareness in young children may help save stroke victims 0 None
2009-12-15 Majority of dialysis patients face readmission to acute care facilities, says study 0 None
2009-12-15 Poor access to safe and nutritious foods can pose serious health challenges for diabetes patients 0 None
2009-12-15 Manchester Pharmaceuticals' Chenodal now available for patients suffering from gallstones 0 None
2009-12-15 Demystifying Psychiatry: A resource for patients and families 0 None
2009-12-15 Being obese increases the risk for developing OSA in adolescents, study shows 0 None
2009-12-15 Regular exercise can reduce mortality rate for patients with colorectal cancer 0 None
2009-12-15 UT Southwestern Medical Center performs minimally invasive procedures for sinuses and chronic rhinosinusitis 0 None
2009-12-15 Champagne improves blood flow and reduces risk of cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2009-12-15 Varian Medical Systems introduces RapidArc radiotherapy technology in Finland 0 None
2009-12-15 ALS TDI and Applied Proteomics join to identify protein biomarkers associated with ALS 0 None
2009-12-15 Celebrex stops aspirin from doing its job effectively 0 3
2009-12-15 Alexza Pharmaceuticals submits its NDA for Staccato loxapine to FDA 0 4
2009-12-15 Brain plaques associated with increased risk of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-12-14 Amgen receives worldwide rights to Array’s small-molecule glucokinase activator program 0 None
2009-12-14 Postmenopausal women who take antidepressants face increased risk for stroke and death 1 None
2009-12-14 Tea and coffee can reduce risk of type 2 diabetes 1 None
2009-12-14 ZYPREXA RELPREVV approved by FDA 0 None
2009-12-14 Medipattern and OMIC team up to provide breast ultrasound imaging service 0 None
2009-12-14 Scientists present new research on adipocyte regulation 0 5
2009-12-14 Clarient and BioView team up to develop diagnostic tool for early detection of lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 Psychopharmacology expert calls for more mental health staffing at army bases 0 None
2009-12-14 MHI launches new research program in heart failure 0 None
2009-12-14 Oncolytics Biotech develops REOLYSIN for patients affected by hard-to-treat cancers 0 3.5
2009-12-14 Genentech announces Phase III study of Avastin in women treated with chemotherapy for advanced breast cancer 0 5
2009-12-14 Hormone therapy: An important treatment option for post-menopausal women 0 None
2009-12-14 CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium presents new data on emerging breast cancer therapies 0 5
2009-12-14 International experts prepare check-list for identifying insulin and cancer risk 0 None
2009-12-14 Researchers present new data for diagnosis and management of beast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 Myrrh resin may have cholesterol-lowering properties 0 None
2009-12-14 Study finds racial disparities in breast cancer care 0 None
2009-12-14 Cultural activities may improve health and protect against depression 0 5
2009-12-14 Diabetic patients exposed to insulin glargine have higher incidence of cancer, shows study 0 None
2009-12-14 New antibody-drug compound halts growth of metastatic breast tumors 0 None
2009-12-14 At the Crossroads: A guide to Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and driving 0 None
2009-12-14 Additional therapy and screening may be needed for patients with mucinous breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 Several DNA sequences linked to impaired pulmonary function, uncovers new study 0 None
2009-12-14 UCB offers tips for managing rheumatoid arthritis during festive season 0 None
2009-12-14 New biosensors show how schizophrenia drugs alter brain chemistry 0 None
2009-12-14 Cell-enriched breast reconstruction procedure improves breast deformity in lumpectomy patients 0 None
2009-12-14 Changes to NCQA's disease management Accreditation and Certification standards released 0 None
2009-12-14 Heart attacks peak during winter months, finds research 1 None
2009-12-14 Combination therapy improves overall survival in women with advanced breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 Autism research at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia named among top ten medical breakthroughs 0 None
2009-12-14 Combination of Herceptin and chemotherapy improves treatment for women with HER2+ breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 NICE guidelines limit options for low cost osteoporosis drugs 0 None
2009-12-14 Study finds widespread variations in CRT use for patients with severe heart failure 0 None
2009-12-14 Survey provides comprehensive look at prevalence of common mental disorders 0 None
2009-12-14 Case Western Reserve University grants option to startup Thermalin Diabetes 0 None
2009-12-14 Texas researchers identify new detection method for circulating tumor cells 0 None
2009-12-14 Herb milk thistle help treat liver inflammation in cancer patients who receive chemotherapy, finds study 0 None
2009-12-14 New research highlights the benefit of shortened radiation course for patients with non-invasive breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-14 Patients with elevated CRP and normal LDL levels may benefit from statin therapy 1 5
2009-12-14 Iowa researchers discover new inherited retinal disease 0 None
2009-12-14 Scientists discover five genetic variants associated with lung disease 0 None
2009-12-14 Special issue focuses on cardiovascular disease prevention and outcomes 0 None
2009-12-14 Researchers explore regenerative techniques to treat common neurological disorders 0 None
2009-12-14 ImmunoGen announces the presentation of positive trastuzumab-DM1 clinical data 0 None
2009-12-14 Obese patients loosing moderate amount of weight improve their cardiovascular health, says study 0 None
2009-12-13 Number of new medicines in development to fight diabetes, reports Nabe News in Brooklyn 0 None
2009-12-12 By understanding how gene works, scientists may find ways to prevent, cure diabetes 0 5
2009-12-12 SOCS1 molecule prevents cancer-causing activity of cytokines, discover researchers 0 None
2009-12-12 Phase 1 clinical trial of iCo-007 demonstrates positive safety profile 0 None
2009-12-11 Kaiser Permanente: Women of Chinese and Korean heritage may develop diabetes during pregnancy 0 None
2009-12-11 Anti-estrogens may reduce the risk of death from lung cancer, according to study results 0 None
2009-12-11 Phase 2 pivotal trial of AC220 initiated by Ambit Biosciences 0 None
2009-12-11 Zevalin clinical data presented at 2009 ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-11 Pfizer announces IES analysis of Aromasin in breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2009-12-11 Study may help in treating sex differentiation disorders in children 0 5
2009-12-11 New data suggests bisphosphonate drug may play a role in reducing recurrent breast cancer 0 1
2009-12-11 UT researchers identify new molecule that slows ALS progression in mice 0 None
2009-12-11 New vehicle headrest to prevent whiplash injuries 0 None
2009-12-11 African-American women in South Carolina more likely to have cervical cancer than white women 0 5
2009-12-11 Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital performs partial knee resurfacing surgery using MAKOplasty technology 0 None
2009-12-11 ThromboGenics initiates Phase II trial of microplasmin for wet AMD 0 None
2009-12-11 Study may lead to improved, targeted therapies for cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-11 Nutritionists offer tips for families to make and keep healthier New Year's resolutions 0 5
2009-12-11 Scientists explore new potential therapies for Parkinson's disease 0 None
2009-12-11 Phosphatases can prevent inflammation and formation of blood clots 0 None
2009-12-11 microRNA-206 plays crucial role in the progression of ALS 0 5
2009-12-11 Prize4life partners with Jackson Laboratory on AML research 0 None
2009-12-11 Genentech and Biogen Idec report positive outcome from ocrelizumab-MTX combination study in RA 0 None
2009-12-11 Eating disorder groups say BMI fuels weight-prejudice and urge to focus on health and lifestyle 1 None
2009-12-11 Avandia lawsuit: GSK's claims of privilege rejected 0 4
2009-12-11 Nutritional supplements to strengthen immunity and improve periodontal health 0 None
2009-12-11 Chemotherapy improves overall survival in postmenopausal breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-11 Stem cell therapy can be used for LSCD, reports newly published research 0 None
2009-12-11 Combination of MRI and mammography screenings detects early-stage breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-11 Senior research scientist to receive 2009 Astellas USA Foundation Award 0 None
2009-12-11 Asymmetrical arm swings while walking can be an early sign of Parkinson's disease 0 None
2009-12-11 Latest findings on how blood clots form can open door to the development of new drugs 0 None
2009-12-11 Italy's economically disadvantaged people have higher rates of hospitalization for ACSC disorders 0 None
2009-12-11 Cardiac myosin-binding protein C identified as potential new diagnostic biomarker for heart attacks 0 None
2009-12-11 Tasigna demonstrates greater efficacy over Gleevec in chronic Ph+ CML patients 0 None
2009-12-11 People of diverse communities are at increased risk for depression and suicide 0 None
2009-12-11 NIH launches a $37 million program to reduce obesity 0 None
2009-12-11 Scientists develop new model of skin cancer based on Src kinases 0 5
2009-12-11 Initiation of multi-national Phase III study of Stimuvax announced 0 1
2009-12-11 Women with high BMI are at increased risk of dying from breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-11 Carotid endarterectomy can benefit patients with chronic kidney disease 0 None
2009-12-11 DMC recommends Novartis and Nordic Bioscience to continue oral calcitonin Phase III studies 0 None
2009-12-11 FDA Drugs Advisory Committee recommends approval for Gilead Sciences' aztreonam for inhalation solution 0 None
2009-12-10 Mouse study shows delaying the ageing process may offer protection against Alzheimer’s disease 0 None
2009-12-10 Cequent Pharmaceuticals' IND application for CEQ508 approved for clinical trial 0 None
2009-12-10 Positive results from BioAlliance Pharma's acyclovir Lauriad phase III trial 0 None
2009-12-10 Drop in U.S. colorectal cancer deaths 0 None
2009-12-10 Psychologists can help people deal with anxiety and depression symptoms more effectively 0 5
2009-12-10 Enzo Biochem and Ikonisys sign agreement to market molecular-based cervical cancer test 0 None
2009-12-10 Michigan goes smoke-free 0 None
2009-12-10 UnitedHealth Group invests $5.4M in The Help Group’s tax-exempt revenue bonds 0 2
2009-12-10 Biomoda, Christiana Care Health System partner in study of CyPath lung cancer diagnostic test 0 None
2009-12-10 DMC recommends Emisphere Technologies' to proceed with oral calcitonin trial for OP and OA 0 None
2009-12-10 New brain metastases treatment guidelines 0 None
2009-12-10 Salix Pharmaceuticals discusses proposed rifaximin NDA with the FDA 0 None
2009-12-10 Targacept commences TC-5619 Phase 2 study of cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia 0 None
2009-12-10 Vicor's PD2i nonlinear algorithm selected for CRY cardiac screening initiative 0 None
2009-12-10 Merck commences Stimuvax Phase 3 trial in Asian patients with NSCLC 0 1
2009-12-10 Schizophrenia: Once-monthly INVEGA SUSTENNA not inferior to bi-weekly RISPERDAL CONSTA 0 4
2009-12-10 VentriPoint Medical System receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2009-12-10 Computer-based intervention reduces anxiety and depression among people with facial disfigurement 0 None
2009-12-10 Vitamin K2 in Hawaiian Spirulina Pacifica 0 5
2009-12-10 Uroplasty to publish 12-month results of its OrBIT Urgent PC Neuromodulation System trial 0 None
2009-12-10 McMaster University launches first online interactive educational program on bleeding disorders 0 None
2009-12-10 Event proceeds to benefit Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare 0 None
2009-12-10 CMHA calls to extend Employment Insurance benefits and Pharmacare program for mentally-ill patients 0 None
2009-12-10 Cell transplants may yield new therapies for dementia patients 0 None
2009-12-10 Immune-based treatment promising for AD 0 None
2009-12-10 German researchers study target-oriented methods for children with brain tumor 0 None
2009-12-10 Mouse study suggests response to injury-induced growth factors can be revived 0 None
2009-12-10 Embryonic signalling pathways suggest a new therapeutic approach to recover from heart attack 0 None
2009-12-10 CPRIT awards $2 million grant to study prostate cancer 0 None
2009-12-10 Genetic variations in Sonic Hedgehog pathway associated with response to standard immunotherapy 0 None
2009-12-10 Rituxan improves patients with previously untreated CLL, shows Phase III study CLL8 0 None
2009-12-10 Glucose can aid in preventing low sodium levels in patients undergoing prostate surgery 0 None
2009-12-10 ACNP 2009 to feature research on PTSD, biomarkers for schizophrenia and treatment for gambling addiction 0 None
2009-12-10 Dermal stem cells may be useful for treating diabetic ulcers and neurological disorders 0 None
2009-12-10 Cardiologists receive K23 research grant from NIH 0 None
2009-12-10 EC grants orphan drug designation for MP4CO for treating sickle cell disease 0 None
2009-12-10 Robarts researcher identifies protein which regulates cell suicide 0 None
2009-12-10 Updated NCCN Guidelines include maintenance therapy for patients with metastatic disease 0 None
2009-12-10 New health study reveals Ontario women less likely to receive cardiac care than men 0 None
2009-12-10 Researchers dispel myths on increased incidence of autism disorder 0 None
2009-12-10 UC Davis receives NFL grant to study innovative ways for knee repair 0 None
2009-12-10 Second pivotal Phase 3 trial to evaluate investigational Lp-PLA2 inhibitor darapladib initiated 0 None
2009-12-10 Scientists identify potential drug development target for epilepsy seizures 0 None
2009-12-10 JMC receives NIH grant to establish center of excellence for autoimmune diseases 0 None
2009-12-10 New research suggests cancer drug may also help patients suffering from asthma 0 None
2009-12-09 New research shows increase risk of cardiovascular disease for people on low-carbohydrate high-fat diets 0 None
2009-12-09 Additional data from ALS patients enrolled in confirmatory Phase III STAR trial announced 0 None
2009-12-09 More number of obese adults are turning to bariatric surgery as a last resort, says WHO 0 None
2009-12-09 Preliminary study shows 'mini' stem cell transplantation may safely reverse severe sickle cell disease 0 None
2009-12-09 MLL team finds 454 Sequencing technology promising for leukemia genetic characterization 0 None
2009-12-09 RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals completes Phase I trial evaluating systemic administration of RGN-352 0 None
2009-12-09 Decision Resources reports increased uptake of TNF-alpha inhibitors for Crohn's disease 0 None
2009-12-09 Varian Medical Systems receives IDG's InfoWorld 100 Award for innovative use of IT 0 None
2009-12-09 Novartis presents 6-month results from its EVEREST study for PCV 0 None
2009-12-09 Preliminary data from Phase 2 clinical trial of ZFP Therapeutic program presented 0 None
2009-12-09 BIOLASE Technology's Waterlase MD laser system receives FDA marketing clearance 0 5
2009-12-09 Clinical results from Phase 2 study of KNS-760704 presented by Knopp Neurosciences 0 5
2009-12-09 Clinical trial results demonstrate greater efficacy of nilotinib over imatinib for Ph+ CML 0 None
2009-12-09 VERTICAL Phase II trial results for NHL released 0 5
2009-12-09 Global Health Partner starts up business for obesity treatment in Prague 0 None
2009-12-09 AHS annual meeting focuses on myeloma, says IMF 0 5
2009-12-09 Research article addresses the relationship between PEG and GER 0 None
2009-12-09 New drug designed to stop cancer from spreading by preventing mitosis 0 None
2009-12-09 TECHGENE project: CLC bio selected as software partner 0 None
2009-12-09 High-flow oxygen appears to be more effective in treating cluster headaches 0 None
2009-12-09 Recruitment complete in Oxagen's OC000459 IIb clinical trial for asthma 0 None
2009-12-09 Research study on breast cancer susceptibility in rats 0 None
2009-12-09 Research article on Peliosis hepatis 0 None
2009-12-09 CSC's stem cell-derived motor neuron product for SMA receives FDA orphan drug designation 0 5
2009-12-09 European markets for Parkinson's disease therapeutics to reach $2.28 billion in 2015 0 None
2009-12-09 New findings may help restore vision in patients with corneal injury 1 None
2009-12-09 GPEC receives unrestricted grant of $250,000 to study new treatments for breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-09 LCA and national organizations join hands to address lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-09 Experts call on Europe's policy makers to take urgent action against preventable strokes 0 None
2009-12-09 Memgen announces positive clinical data of ISF35 with chemotherapy 0 None
2009-12-09 MEP HG and heart experts discuss EU achievements in combating cardiovascular disease 0 None
2009-12-09 People living in deprived neighborhoods more likely to die from cancer and heart disease 0 None
2009-12-09 Smokers taking the Respiragene test try to quit smoking, reveals study 0 None
2009-12-09 Statewide blood screening program identifies infants with T-cell lymphopenia 0 None
2009-12-09 Ontario chiropractors offer tips to help ward off common seasonal injuries 0 None
2009-12-09 New regenerative therapies for heart disease being developed 0 None
2009-12-09 TGen and Scottsdale Healthcare test PHA-848125ac drug for thymic cancer 0 None
2009-12-09 IQWiG's report on autologous stem cell transplantation for soft tissue sarcoma 0 None
2009-12-09 On-X Life Technologies, Cleveland Clinic enter into an exclusive worldwide license agreement 0 None
2009-12-09 Comprehensive report details the prevalence, implications, costs of caregiving and demographics of caregivers 0 None
2009-12-09 Pharming Group NV's pre-BLA meeting with the FDA for Rhucin 0 5
2009-12-09 Utility of CEH-EUS uses sonographic contrast agent to diagnose pancreatic tumors 0 None
2009-12-09 University of Texas launches phase II clinical trial to test stem-cell-based therapy on injured heart muscle 0 None
2009-12-09 Successful reduction in the levels of aggregated Abeta with GSMs 0 None
2009-12-09 Colon Cancer Alliance's statement regarding a new report on drop in colorectal cancer 0 None
2009-12-09 Mouse model may help identify unknown mutations that make lung cancer cells resistant to therapy 0 None
2009-12-09 Data evaluating combination therapy with REVLIMID and rituximab in patients with NHL presented 0 None
2009-12-09 Psychological trauma leaves a trail of damage in a child's brain, reveal scientists 1 5
2009-12-09 NeuroPace announces clinical trial results demonstrating the RNS System 0 None
2009-12-09 TMZ and small molecule combination appears to lower tumor resistance 0 None
2009-12-09 Mozobil with chemotherapy may have a therapeutic impact on leukemic cells, reveals study 0 None
2009-12-09 Kennedy Krieger Institute opens new center for individuals with muscle disorders 0 None
2009-12-09 Phase II clinical trial results of Doxorubicin Transdrug announced 0 None
2009-12-09 Antithrombotic medication may increase risk of bleeding in dialysis patients undergoing PCI procedure 0 None
2009-12-09 GSK updates long-term survival data of BEXXAR Therapeutic Regimen for Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 0 None
2009-12-09 Spine system: A new technique to treat lower back pain 0 None
2009-12-09 Tips for people with eating disorder 0 None
2009-12-09 Biomarkers can be important in identifying PTSD symptoms, says researchers 1 2
2009-12-09 Most antidepressant medications raise serotonin levels and miss key target of clinical depression 0 None
2009-12-09 Progenitor-cell therapy can reduce risk of another heart attack 0 None
2009-12-09 Rise in cancer rates linked to excessive alcohol consumption 0 None
2009-12-09 Multi-institutional study identifies potential treatment target for ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-12-09 Xanthohumol compound may aid in preventing prostate cancer 0 4
2009-12-09 Immune-boosting drug: A new way for improving cancer treatment 0 None
2009-12-09 Neoprobe completes Phase 3 Lymphoseek clinical trial on breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-09 Daily dose of pistachios may help reduce risk of lung cancer 1 4
2009-12-09 Pfizer, Crown Bioscience team up to research and develop novel therapeutics for Asian cancers 0 None
2009-12-09 Soy food associated with lower risk of death and breast cancer recurrence, says new study 0 None
2009-12-09 National Institute on Aging awards grant to study age-related brain disorders 0 5
2009-12-08 New evidence finds link between nutrition, obesity and immune system 0 None
2009-12-08 Combination of gene and cell therapy improves critical limb ischemia associated with aging or diabetes 0 None
2009-12-08 Scientists identify new potential drug for treating acute myeloid leukaemia 0 None
2009-12-08 CDC awards $19.7 million contract to study new drugs for tuberculosis treatment 0 None
2009-12-08 MCG receives $1.8M stimulus grant 0 None
2009-12-08 Updated clinical data of Calistoga Pharmaceuticals’ delta selective PI3K inhibitor presented 0 None
2009-12-08 CSL Behring selects BioRx as an approved Berinert provider 0 5
2009-12-08 Micromet presents final data from its blinatumomab Phase 2 study for ALL 0 None
2009-12-08 Eli Lilly to pay Applied NeuroSolutions $250,000 for renewal of their collaboration 0 None
2009-12-08 Updated data from Allos Therapeutics' ongoing FOLOTYN study 0 None
2009-12-08 Veran Medical Technologies' SPiN Drive System receives FDA marketing clearance 0 None
2009-12-08 CombinatoRx presents encouraging results from its A2A and b2AR agonist programs for B-cell malignancies 0 None
2009-12-08 Acceleron Pharma's ACE-536 stimulates red blood cell production through novel mechanism 0 None
2009-12-08 BHR Pharma files an IND for its BHR-100 intravenous progesterone infusion product 0 None
2009-12-08 Hemaquest Pharmaceuticals' HQK-1001 holds promise for sickle cell disease and beta thalassemia 0 3
2009-12-08 Hemodynamic Therapeutics' HTI-101 clinical study for treatment-resistant hypertension meets primary endpoint 0 None
2009-12-08 Interim data from Geron's GRNVAC1 phase II trial for AML presented 0 None
2009-12-08 Encouraging results from Semafore Pharmaceuticals' SF1126 Phase I dose-escalation trial for myeloma 0 None
2009-12-08 Clinical trial results of VELCADE based combinations for MM to be presented at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-08 HALO procedure can help manage Barrett's esophagus and prevent esophageal cancer 0 3
2009-12-08 New data provide comprehensive review of emerging role of small airways in asthma management 0 None
2009-12-08 Pixantrone demonstrates substantial reduction in cardiac cell toxicity compared to anthracyclines 0 None
2009-12-08 Phase 2 study of carfilzomib shows promising results in patients with refractory multiple myeloma 0 None
2009-12-08 Documentary presents inspirational story of kids with autism and Asperger's syndrome 1 None
2009-12-08 Study data of REVLIMID-dexamethasone combination therapy for high-risk smoldering multiple myeloma 0 None
2009-12-08 ASH meeting highlights H1N1 pandemic threat, new trends and treatment options for children with genetic blood disorder 0 None
2009-12-08 Erbitux gaining market share of Avastin in Europe 0 None
2009-12-08 CML patients on nilotinib or dasatinib drug achieve better response than imatinib drug 2 None
2009-12-08 Climate change may affect mental health, but more research is needed 0 None
2009-12-08 Positive data from Onconova Therapeutics' ON 01910.Na trial for advanced MDS 0 5
2009-12-08 Cedars-Sinai Regenerative Medicine Institute supplies stem cells to aid Huntington's disease research 0 None
2009-12-08 Positive data from ARIAD Pharmaceuticals' ongoing AP24534 study in advanced hematological cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-08 Discovery may lead to new treatments for late-stage breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-08 SOLESTA pivotal study meets primary endpoints for fecal incontinence treatment 0 None
2009-12-08 Young women undergoing breast cancer screening may be exposed to unnecessary harm 0 None
2009-12-08 Phase III CLL8 trial shows Rituxan plus FC chemotherapy improves patients with CLL 0 None
2009-12-08 LCA-GA praises Senators' support in establishing comprehensive program for lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-08 Ambit Biosciences presents study results of its AC220 FLT3 inhibitor for AML 0 None
2009-12-08 Gene positions may offer a new method of cancer diagnosis 0 None
2009-12-08 NeuroPace's RNS System effective for controlling seizures not treatable by medication in epilepsy patients 0 None
2009-12-08 Texas Sinus Center offers FinESS Sinus Treatment to break the cycle of chronic sinusitis 0 None
2009-12-08 New genetic approach may hold promise for sickle cell disease 0 5
2009-12-08 Neovacs announces initiation of a Phase IIa clinical study of TNFα Kinoid immunotherapy 0 None
2009-12-08 Patients with recurrent shoulder dislocations may benefit from new surgical technique 0 None
2009-12-08 ImmunoGen's SAR3419 holds hope for B-cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma 0 None
2009-12-08 Study: Genetic variations in miRNA pathway may be used to predict secondary tumor in head and neck cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-08 Gentium presents evaluation results of Defibrotide for VOD at the ASH conference 0 None
2009-12-08 ERSPC study shows PSA screening reduced prostate cancer deaths by 20% 0 None
2009-12-08 Study results comparing REVLIMID regimen to stem cell transplant in multiple myeloma patients 0 None
2009-12-08 Winner of the 2009 Outstanding Investigator Award for Breast Cancer Research 0 None
2009-12-08 Additional data from ChemoCentryx' study of Traficet-EN in Crohn's disease patients 0 None
2009-12-08 Scientists attribute breast cancer decline to publicity surrounding WHI results 0 None
2009-12-08 JAK2 inhibitor can control myelofibrosis, report researchers 0 3
2009-12-08 Turmeric and pepper may play a role in preventing breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-08 Long-chain omega-3 fatty acids can prevent colorectal cancer 0 None
2009-12-08 Potentially promising data from Phase I/II study of elotuzumab presented at ASH 2009 0 None
2009-12-08 U.S. cancer rates continue to decline in racial and ethnic populations 0 None
2009-12-08 Animal study demonstrates how whole chromosome changes cause cancer 0 None
2009-12-08 One half of fatal and one quarter of non-fatal CVD is linked to overweight and obesity, says new study 0 None
2009-12-08 Findings shed light on the genetic origins of diabetes 0 None
2009-12-08 Amgen announces results from first Phase 1/2 study of Nplate 0 None
2009-12-08 Young adults with higher blood lead levels more likely to have panic disorders, reveals research 0 1
2009-12-08 Selenium-based antioxidant compound reduces risk of colorectal cancer 0 3
2009-12-08 Combination of chemotherapy and midostaurin drug may benefit AML patients with FLT3 mutations 0 None
2009-12-08 CAM314 randomized Phase 3 clinical trial results released 0 5
2009-12-08 New research finding sheds light on the genetic origins of diabetes 0 None
2009-12-08 Data from two phase Ib clinical trials of dacetuzumab for DLBCL reported 0 None
2009-12-08 Phase II clinical trial results reveal positive effects of omacetaxine against CML 0 None
2009-12-08 Individuals taking antidepressants may experience personality change, says new report 0 None
2009-12-08 Antiepileptic drugs may have a possible protective effect against seizure disorders 0 None
2009-12-08 Social isolation and stress can raise breast cancer risk 0 4.5
2009-12-08 iRGD peptide found to enhance both cancer detection and treatment 0 None
2009-12-08 Results of preclinical studies evaluating AC220 to be presented at ASH annual meeting 0 None
2009-12-08 Study suggests sustained health risks linked to adverse childhood experiences 0 None
2009-12-08 Carfilzomib shows noteworthy responses and low side effects among multiple myeloma patients 0 None
2009-12-08 Cyntellect and Boston University sign research collaboration agreement 0 None
2009-12-08 Biogen Idec's BG-12 achieves key milestones in clinical trials for MS and RA 0 None
2009-12-08 Multi-institutional team explores regenerative techniques for injured spinal cords 0 None
2009-12-08 Phase 1 study results of TRU-016 in patients with CLL announced 0 None
2009-12-07 Results from CytRx's Phase 2 STAR-1 registration clinical trial for tamibarotene announced 0 None
2009-12-07 RCT licensee Dyax receives approval from the FDA for KALBITOR 0 None
2009-12-07 Two Brown University faculty members receive federal funding for new neuroscience research projects 0 None
2009-12-07 Cysteine-rich whey protein supplement may maintain or increase weight in advanced NSCLC patients 0 None
2009-12-07 New data from Allos Therapeutics' FOLOTYN trial for PTCL 0 None
2009-12-07 Study data of Perifosine + Bortezomib combination in multiple myeloma patients presented 0 None
2009-12-07 $225,000 funding for promising epilepsy research 0 None
2009-12-07 Incyte's INCB18424 provides previously unachievable clinical benefits in myelofibrosis patients 0 5
2009-12-07 Interim data from Celator Pharmaceuticals' CPX-351 trial presented at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-07 Synta Pharmaceuticals announces study results of elesclomol 0 None
2009-12-07 FDA provides a Complete Response Letter for Somaxon Pharmaceuticals' Silenor NDA 0 None
2009-12-07 Æterna Zentaris reports Phase 3 results of its cetrorelix pamoate Z-036 trial for BPH 0 None
2009-12-07 Encouraging data from Seattle Genetics' phase I trial of brentuximab vedotin 0 None
2009-12-07 Micromet to present new data from its blinatumomab Phase 1 trial at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-07 Atrium Medical commences enrollment in its INFUSE AMI trial 0 None
2009-12-07 UCB presents data on Vimpat AED at AES meeting 0 None
2009-12-07 New study reveals RNA may play a critical role in cancer treatment 0 None
2009-12-07 Discovery presents a vital step towards efficient treatment of vascular injuries 0 None
2009-12-07 Kidneys from donors with renal masses to address the current organ shortage 0 None
2009-12-07 Dabigatran etexilate prevents recurrent VTE with less bleeding than warfarin 0 None
2009-12-07 New oral drug is safe and effective to combat clotting disorder 0 None
2009-12-07 Positive data from Gloucester Pharmaceuticals' ISTODAX study presented at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-07 J&JPRD announces clinical results of new oral anticoagulant therapy for venous thromboembolism 0 None
2009-12-07 Positive clinical data from Phase II study of elacytarabine in patients with AML reported 0 None
2009-12-07 SU2C awards $9.68 million to support high-risk cancer research 0 None
2009-12-07 Anticoagulants used to prevent clots in placental blood vessels ineffective, reveals research 0 None
2009-12-07 Presentation of preclinical data demonstrating the combination of ISTODAX and Velcade announced 0 None
2009-12-07 New three-drug combination may be effective for treating patients with bone cancer 0 None
2009-12-07 Scientists explore new strategies for treating neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2009-12-07 Salon Leau hosts hair service event to support childhood cancer research 0 None
2009-12-07 Smoking cessation offers measurable benefits for asthmatic patients 0 None
2009-12-07 New technique to determine pediatric OSA 0 None
2009-12-07 New tool to determine the economic impact of diabetes on Canadian society 0 None
2009-12-07 Albert Einstein College of Medicine receives SU2C grant for cancer research 0 None
2009-12-07 Researchers explore optimal induction therapies for managing blood cancer 0 None
2009-12-07 VELCADE based regimens are cost-effective for payers and patients, finds study 0 None
2009-12-07 TGFb growth factor controls spread of cancer cells 0 None
2009-12-07 DBS therapy offers hope for epilepsy patients 0 None
2009-12-07 New analyses of data from Allos Therapeutics’ pivotal PROPEL trial of FOLOTYN reported 0 None
2009-12-07 Alexion Pharmaceuticals announces positive data from AEGIS study of Soliris 0 None
2009-12-07 New data shows patients with Type II PNH cells experience platelet consumption and increased thrombosis risk 0 None
2009-12-07 Amgen announces results from three studies on the safety and efficacy of Nplate 0 None
2009-12-07 Vitamin D supplements may aid in treating cancer 0 None
2009-12-07 Updated safety data from Phase 2b 003-A1 study of carfilzomib announced 0 None
2009-12-07 Study finds substantial variation in hydroxyurea utilization for sickle cell disease 0 None
2009-12-07 New findings may yield more effective therapies for infants with blood cancer 0 None
2009-12-06 ImmunoGen reports encouraging clinical data of IMGN901 0 None
2009-12-06 FDA approves new technology tool for breast cancer screening 0 None
2009-12-06 Stem cell treatment: A new hope for Multiple Sclerosis 0 None
2009-12-06 Dabigatran etexilate offers effective therapy to prevent recurrent VTE 0 None
2009-12-06 New study reveals genetic alteration can lead to severe childhood obesity 0 None
2009-12-06 Bortezomib can improve control of GVHD and immune system recovery 0 None
2009-12-06 New treatment options for leukemia and myeloproliferative disorders introduced 0 None
2009-12-05 Lab grown muscle cells raise hope for gastric reflux and fecal incontinence 0 None
2009-12-05 New Emergency Stroke System ensures patients’ access to effective treatment 0 None
2009-12-05 Bayer Diabetes Care announces the winners of 'Express Your Simple Win Creativity Contest' 0 None
2009-12-05 Critical enzyme activity provides new insight into heart disease mechanisms 0 None
2009-12-05 Oxygen Biotherapeutics commences enrollment in clinical trial of Oxycyte emulsion for TBI 0 None
2009-12-05 AES: Progress in epilepsy management not reached millions of people around the world 0 None
2009-12-05 Licensing agreement to develop and commercialize potential treatment for Gaucher’s disease signed 0 None
2009-12-05 Patients new to chronic disease medication face risk of medication discontinuation, finds study 0 None
2009-12-05 Call for every health insurance plan to cover Phenylketonuria 0 None
2009-12-05 Late recurrence of Ewing sarcomas and astrocytomas: A risk for some pediatric cancers 0 None
2009-12-05 Taro Pharmaceutical Industries' non-sedating barbiturate compound study granted FDA IND exemption 0 None
2009-12-05 Mobile phone does not increase risk of brain tumour 0 None
2009-12-05 New diagnostic guidelines for inexpensive and accurate detection of lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-05 'Twist' gene plays a key role in the development of breast cancer 0 4
2009-12-05 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute receives 2009 MMRC Center of the Year Award 0 None
2009-12-05 Statins may help protect stem cell transplant patients from GVHD 0 5
2009-12-05 NCI awards $55.4 million, multiple-year contract to Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center 0 None
2009-12-05 Health experts address treatment gap in epilepsy management at AES Annual Meeting 0 None
2009-12-05 New findings shed light on heart attack symptoms 1 None
2009-12-04 FDA approves Zyprexa in tablet form for schizophrenia and manic treatment 0 None
2009-12-04 Rituximab drug may reduce long-term complications of type 1 diabetes 0 None
2009-12-04 First patient treated in Carticept Medical's Cartiva SCI study 0 None
2009-12-04 Pre-clinical study data of Stemline Therapeutics' IL-3R targeting agents to be presented at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-04 Geisinger Health System's diabetic bundling program pays dividends 0 None
2009-12-04 Overview of the important research and treatments in ADHD 1 None
2009-12-04 FNAC plays an increased role in the diagnosis of bone lesions 0 None
2009-12-04 Watson Laboratories files an ANDA for generic version of Rozerem 0 None
2009-12-04 Cyberonics' FDA-approved VNS Therapy to be featured at the AES meeting 0 None
2009-12-04 Preclinical data of Curis' HSP 90 inhibitor published 0 None
2009-12-04 Allos Therapeutics, Idis collaborate in named patient program for FOLOTYN 0 None
2009-12-04 Orthofix International announces the launch of its FUSION Lateral OA Brace 0 None
2009-12-04 IMF to stage presentation on multiple myeloma at ASH annual meeting 0 None
2009-12-04 Analysis explores the importance of CNS-related conditions and their impact on epilepsy management 0 None
2009-12-04 Effective prevention of smoking among teenagers narrows racial disparity in lung cancer rates 0 None
2009-12-04 New discoveries to treat life-threatening blood disorder presented at ASH annual meeting 0 None
2009-12-04 Oncologists optimistic about the potential of clinical trials for personalized medicine 0 None
2009-12-04 New smokers more likely to use menthol cigarettes 0 None
2009-12-04 New Center for Digestive Care to care for all aspects of digestive disease 0 None
2009-12-04 Humans and mice have critical differences in gene responsible for DMD 0 None
2009-12-04 Amgen/GSK's Prolia will be preferred as second- or third-line therapy for osteoporosis 0 None
2009-12-04 Cancer patient “Statement of Principles” brought to the 2009 ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-04 Type 2 diabetics with CAD experience greater antiplatelet activity with prasugrel compared to clopidogrel 0 None
2009-12-04 Research study investigates how music therapy can help mentally ill children and young people 0 5
2009-12-04 Detroit Science Center launches "Diabetes: A Deeper Look" traveling exhibit 0 None
2009-12-04 Research study shows usage of stem cell-based therapies for treating age-related macular degeneration 0 None
2009-12-04 Risk of having a potentially fatal blood clot after surgery is higher, finds research 0 None
2009-12-04 FDA approves St. Jude Medical's MultiSteering Technology software for optimizing neurostimulation therapy 0 None
2009-12-04 CEBP journal emphasizes on the most up-to-date research of tobacco use 0 None
2009-12-04 Minimally invasive spine surgery poised for rapid growth 0 None
2009-12-04 Findings suggest severity of atherosclerosis depends on the rate of white blood cell migration 0 None
2009-12-04 Health leaders to discuss latest breast cancer findings at CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 0 None
2009-12-04 Scientists discover mechanism by which E6 oncoprotein of high-risk HPV16 promotes carcinogenesis 0 4
2009-12-04 Viral Genetics to develop drug therapies for immune-related disorders and diseases 0 None
2009-12-04 Neurologix completes Phase 2 clinical trial of Parkinson’s study 0 None
2009-12-04 Genzyme announces reopening of enrollment in its Pompe disease ATAP program 0 None
2009-12-04 Kyto advancing with a program for humanization of the mAbTCR23 antibody 0 None
2009-12-04 Pfizer announces a $9M cancer research collaboration in British Columbia 0 None
2009-12-04 Cannabis can reduce spasticity in MS patients 0 None
2009-12-04 LCA-MA 2009 Report Card on Lung Cancer released 0 None
2009-12-04 Master gene linked to childhood brain tumor 0 None
2009-12-04 New weight management charts and screening tools for childhood obesity devised 0 None
2009-12-04 GIND scientists identify drug treatments that can normalize neuron development in AD 0 None
2009-12-04 New tool may allow doctors to predict long-term survival rates of dialysis patients 0 None
2009-12-04 KFDA approves RPC's Onko-Sure in Vitro Diagnostic cancer test 0 None
2009-12-04 Climate change can cause major impact on global mental health 0 None
2009-12-04 Majority of Canadians living with diabetes do not receive all clinical tests from health providers 0 None
2009-12-04 ISTODAX included in the updated NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology 0 None
2009-12-04 ShowNearby's PathFinder and Product Locator tools adopted by First Aid 0 None
2009-12-04 Low energy diet improves obstructive sleep apnoea in obese men 0 None
2009-12-04 Sulphonylureas, an antidiabetic drug, carries greater risk of heart failure and death compared to metformin 0 2
2009-12-04 Shorter amyloid fibres more toxic than longer counterparts, says study 0 None
2009-12-04 New research trial to study the impact of exercise on Parkinson's patients 0 None
2009-12-04 Breastfeeding a child may lower a woman's risk of developing Metabolic Syndrome 0 None
2009-12-04 Update on European commercial launch of MuGard for oral mucositis provided 0 5
2009-12-04 Geisinger Medical Center opens new ‘Vestibular and Balance Center’ 0 None
2009-12-04 Combination of green tea and DAPH-12 chemicals may help prevent brain disorders 0 5
2009-12-04 New biochemical probe may help in identifying toxic proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-12-04 Multicenter study evaluates effectiveness of therapeutic hypothermia in reducing brain injury in children 0 None
2009-12-03 Lightlake Therapeutics granted ethical approval for gene testing subjects in obesity treatment trial 0 None
2009-12-03 Study shows younger, female and Hispanic stroke survivors are less likely to take antithrombotic medications 0 None
2009-12-03 AAD SEAL OF RECOGNITION program to be phased out 0 None
2009-12-03 Report on the type 2 diabetes drug market in Brazil 0 None
2009-12-03 Last patient visit complete in VIA Pharmaceuticals' Phase 2 FDG-PET trial 0 None
2009-12-03 Shire voluntarily recalls specific lots of its Daytrana ADHD patches 0 None
2009-12-03 iCo Therapeutics to present an overview of its iCo-007 VEGF "+" agent at the ISOPT conference 0 None
2009-12-03 Don't stop dieting during the holiday season 0 None
2009-12-03 IsoRay to distribute Oncura's I-125 brachytherapy seed 0 None
2009-12-03 FDA approves manufacture of Amneal Pharmaceuticals' Nizatidine Oral Solution 0 3
2009-12-03 Breastfeeding reduces a woman's risk of developing Metabolic Syndrome 0 None
2009-12-03 Hyperion Therapeutics commences enrollment in its HPN-100 episodic hepatic encephalopathy trial 0 None
2009-12-03 Allos Therapeutics to launch the COMPLETE registry for patients with PTCL 0 None
2009-12-03 Update on Celsion's ThermoDox Phase III “HEAT” trial for HCC 0 None
2009-12-03 Psynova Neurotech, Roche collaborate in development of diagnostic immunoassays for schizophrenia treatment 0 None
2009-12-03 Financial aspects of cancer treatment reduces compliance 0 None
2009-12-03 Analysis shows fewer victims survive out-of-hospital cardiac arrests 0 None
2009-12-03 PEG polymer may prevent GI injury during cancer radiotherapy 0 None
2009-12-03 TGen scientists win $1,000 prize for best scientific paper presented at BIBM09 0 None
2009-12-03 Macular Health eye vitamin supplement improves visual acuity 0 3.7
2009-12-03 Videos can help overcome communication barriers and influence patients' choices for medical care 0 None
2009-12-03 Study shows CIMT may be effective for treating hemiplegic cerebral palsy, but calls for more research 0 None
2009-12-03 AACR offers a compendium of best research practices to aid the FDA in regulating tobacco 0 None
2009-12-03 Children exposed to secondhand smoke face increased risk of lung cancer later in life 0 None
2009-12-03 Short, unpleasant, dreamlike mental activity occurs during sleepwalking, reveals study 0 None
2009-12-03 Discovery of cell fibrous structure may provide clues to diagnose and treat medical disorders 0 None
2009-12-03 Study: Stem cells from donor bone marrow may help repair heart damage 0 None
2009-12-03 Biomoda appeals N.M. congressional delegation to support Lung Cancer Mortality legislation 0 None
2009-12-03 Sinai Hospital of Baltimore launches Diabetes Resource Center 0 None
2009-12-03 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics options immunotherapy targeting CSCs using abnormal Notch and Numb pathways 0 None
2009-12-03 Despite declining smoking rates, U.S. obesity rates continue to rise 0 None
2009-12-03 Galapagos' multiple milestone achievement triggers cash payment of EUR 10.2 million 0 None
2009-12-03 Study: Affluent people more likely to undergo bowel cancer screening than deprived counterparts 0 None
2009-12-03 Exposure to secondhand smoke may increase breast cancer risk 0 None
2009-12-03 Lunasin may have important health benefits, two new studies report 0 None
2009-12-03 Novel multi-analyte approach to develop urine-biomarker based diagnostic assay to be presented 0 None
2009-12-03 More than 80 abstracts highlighting Bristol-Myers Squibb's oncology compound to be presented 0 None
2009-12-03 NHLBI approves award of 13 contracts to improve asthma control 0 None
2009-12-03 AclarusDx Alzheimer’s test now available as RUO product 0 None
2009-12-03 Dementia patients with certain changes in their brain's white matter more likely to be apathetic 0 None
2009-12-03 Wyeth pledges more than 40 million IUs of factor concentrates to WFH 0 None
2009-12-03 Head and neck cancer survivors who smoke and drink face increased risk of death 0 None
2009-12-03 CT imaging after chemotherapy with bevacizumab may help predict overall survival 0 None
2009-12-03 New study links cigarette smoking with colorectal cancer 0 None
2009-12-03 Manpei Suzuki Diabetes Foundation announces the 2009 winner of International Prize 0 None
2009-12-03 People who smoke immediately after waking up face high risk of lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-03 Huntington Memorial Hospital's stroke program receives Gold Seal of Approval 0 None
2009-12-03 FDA grants Fast Track designation for Keryx Biopharmaceuticals' KRX-0401 0 None
2009-12-03 Earlier diagnosis of cancer saves 5,000 to 10,000 lives each year, says Professor Mike Richards 0 None
2009-12-03 New study reveals smokeless tobacco products contain high levels of cancer-causing substances 0 None
2009-12-03 Exercise remains one of the most effective interventions for peripheral artery disease 0 None
2009-12-02 Repeated use of ecstasy drug increases the risk of developing sleep apnea 0 3
2009-12-02 Kalbitor drug approved by FDA 0 None
2009-12-02 Research finds change in the outlook of people with type 2 diabetes and heart disease 0 None
2009-12-02 Researchers discover ability of stem cells in brain cancer glioma to resist radiation therapy 0 None
2009-12-02 Adult stem cells may help repair heart tissue, reveals new study 0 None
2009-12-02 Study on the genetics of osteoarthritis 0 4
2009-12-02 Javelin Pharmaceuticals submits an NDA for Dyloject Injection 0 None
2009-12-02 Patient enrollment complete in Peregrine Pharmaceuticals' Cotara trial 0 None
2009-12-02 Sorin Group includes the first patient in its Clepsydra clinical trial 0 None
2009-12-02 Ellipse Technologies presents clinical results of its MAGEC System study 0 None
2009-12-02 FDA approves revised clinical trial protocol for CytRx' arimoclomol 0 None
2009-12-02 FDA grants Fast Track designation for AEterna Zentaris' perifosine 0 None
2009-12-02 Genta to supply Ganite for new CF clinical trial 0 None
2009-12-02 S*BIO to present data on its novel oral JAK2 inhibitor at The American Society of Hematology meeting 0 None
2009-12-02 Sepracor to present clinical study data of STEDESA at the 2009 AES meeting 0 None
2009-12-02 Positive results from DermaGen's Phase I/IIa AMP study of atopic dermatitis 0 None
2009-12-02 NHLBI awards stimulus funds for hemophilia drug research 0 5
2009-12-02 Protein marker may hold the key against pancreatic cancer 0 None
2009-12-02 A leader in the fight against brain diseases and in drug discovery joins UF 0 None
2009-12-02 Integrated eating disorders center to be launched shortly 0 2
2009-12-02 New PBS documentary examines why people view happiness as an elusive goal 0 None
2009-12-02 Toshiba’s new CT system allows physicians to reduce diagnosis time for stroke 0 None
2009-12-02 Researchers attribute modest improvement in lung cancer patients to novel targeted therapies 0 None
2009-12-02 MagForce Nanotechnologies applies for EU regulatory approval of its Nano-Cancer therapy 0 None
2009-12-02 Pycnogenol can improve microcirculation, retinal edema and visual acuity, reveals study 0 3.3
2009-12-02 Early and later treatment options provide similar outcomes in knee injuries, says study 0 None
2009-12-02 Human Melanoma Research Team pursuing identification of anti-tumor prognostic markers and drugs 0 None
2009-12-02 New study indicates pine bark may reduce progressing advanced stages of diabetic retinopathy 0 None
2009-12-02 Beta 2 adrenergic agonist drugs can increase risk of autism-spectrum disorders in developing fetus 1 5
2009-12-02 nContact Surgical initiates clinical trials of its convergent procedure for paroxysmal AF 0 None
2009-12-02 Development of novel virus can lead to new therapeutic strategy to combat cancer 0 None
2009-12-02 Careful diagnosis can help avoid long-term disabilities associated with uncommon fractures 0 None
2009-12-02 Roche announces results of phase III taspoglutide study in diabetes patients 0 2
2009-12-02 Bioactive sponge to eliminate normally fatal tumors 0 None
2009-12-02 Harvest Technologies' BMAC System exhibits potential as an effective treatment for CLI 0 None
2009-12-02 ImThera Medical implants its aura6000 neurostimulation device in two OSA patients 0 None
2009-12-02 Cancer Prevention Research Conference highlights new research on cancer 0 None
2009-12-02 ASH Annual Meeting to showcase latest research and treatments for blood disorders 0 None
2009-12-02 New approach to identify molecules that prevent immune cells from attacking body 0 None
2009-12-02 Researchers develop new application for improved detection of breast cancer cells 0 None
2009-12-02 Boehringer Ingelheim to announce positive results from its RE-COVER study 0 None
2009-12-02 J&JPRD submits an NDA for tapentadol ER tablets 0 4.5
2009-12-02 New preventive screening packages for heart disease 0 None
2009-12-02 CT imaging combined with Avastin may predict overall survival in metastatic colorectal cancer 0 None
2009-12-02 Surgeons remove rectal mass using innovative surgical approach 0 None
2009-12-02 Overall use of blood-thinning agents not improving despite more options 0 None
2009-12-02 Schools need to sell healthy foods to cut junk food intake 0 None
2009-12-02 Cancer researchers find a way to turn ineffective new cancer drugs into cancer-fighters 0 None
2009-12-02 New data on pixantrone Phase III trial in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma to be presented 0 None
2009-12-02 TGF--1 suppresses the growth of cancer cells, find researchers 0 None
2009-12-02 Pulmonary embolism can be diagnosed by combining SPECT and low-dose CT, shows research 0 None
2009-12-02 Healthy eating habits can combat childhood obesity 0 None
2009-12-02 Fight 2 Win PSA launched to find a cure for Hodgkin's Disease 0 None
2009-12-02 Results from ongoing clinical trial of ISF35 to be presented at ASH annual meeting 0 None
2009-12-02 Survey and existing research reveal differences in pain management between genders 0 None
2009-12-02 Percutaneous disc decompression keeps patients pain-free up to two years later, shows study 0 5
2009-12-02 Targeted breast ultrasound: A safe and cost effective alternative for women under 40 0 None
2009-12-02 Study identifies genetic link between vitamin D and heart disease 0 5
2009-12-02 Canadians with hemophilia A can use new treatment option, XYNTHA 0 None
2009-12-02 Annual screening ultrasound may benefit women who are at elevated risk for breast cancer 0 None
2009-12-02 Antipsychotic medications increase the levels of inflammation markers, find researchers 1 5
2009-12-02 Interactive website to support cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-02 ZEGERID OTC, a proton pump inhibitor receives FDA approval 0 None
2009-12-02 FDA grants approval for Dyax' KALBITOR for treating HAE patients 0 None
2009-12-02 Middle-aged women more likely to show signs of obesity 0 None
2009-12-01 Obesity research may be misrepresented by scientists working on bias topics, says UAB study 0 None
2009-12-01 CRO to run CEL-SCI's upcoming Phase III clinical trial 0 None
2009-12-01 Bonn scientists discover a promising new approach to combat obesity 0 None
2009-12-01 ASH to host annual High School Student Symposium at New Orleans Marriott 0 None
2009-12-01 Acceleron Pharma announces study results of its ACE-011 and ACE-536 blood forming agents 0 None
2009-12-01 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries submits a BLA for its G-CSF XM02 0 None
2009-12-01 Calistoga Pharmaceuticals to present data on its CAL-101 inhibitor at the 51st ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-01 Human-animal bond offers significant benefits 0 None
2009-12-01 New figures show steady decline in European cancer deaths, but variations exist between gender and countries 0 None
2009-12-01 Pfizer, Protalix team up to develop and market plant-based enzyme for Gaucher’s disease treatment 0 None
2009-12-01 Bayer Schering Pharma to develop new BiTE antibody for treatment of solid tumors 0 None
2009-12-01 Majority of Canadians join global charity event to raise awareness on prostate cancer 0 None
2009-12-01 Cancer patient's chances of surviving for at least a year varies depending on where they live 0 None
2009-12-01 Study examines role of low-oxygen exposure in heart failure patients 0 None
2009-12-01 Guidelines for using videoconferencing for mental health services approved 0 None
2009-12-01 D-ATLAS to map the prevalence and costs associated with type 2 diabetes launched 0 None
2009-12-01 Type 1 diabetes youth have abnormal insulin resistance that may increase risk of cardiovascular disease 0 5
2009-12-01 Framework for Canada's national mental health strategy released 0 None
2009-12-01 First ever study records an average of 753 aviation-related deaths each year 0 None
2009-12-01 Varian Medical Systems' RapidArc radiotherapy enables faster stereotactic treatment of lung tumors 0 None
2009-12-01 Researchers identify better strategies to control weight in adolescents 0 None
2009-12-01 Brain study may yield better treatment for brain injuries associated with stroke and heart attack 0 None
2009-12-01 Study examines racial disparities in hospitalization for white and black adults with preventable conditions 0 None
2009-12-01 Women with gestational glucose intolerance at risk of metabolic syndrome 0 None
2009-12-01 Amgen to present updated data on Nplate at the 2009 ASH meeting 0 5
2009-12-01 Article on TYSABRI for treating patients with multiple sclerosis published 1 None
2009-12-01 Research shows link between nervous and immune systems; findings may lead to new treatments for autoimmune disorders 0 None
2009-12-01 Researchers devise a way to deliver right therapy directly to tumors using aptamers 0 None
2009-12-01 Tall and overweight children face increase risk of obesity in later years, says new study 0 5
2009-12-01 High-frequency ultrasound with elastography improves skin cancer diagnosis 0 None
2009-12-01 Clinical trail shows PAD patients also experience asymptomatic heart disease 0 None
2009-12-01 Brain monitors help avoid postop dementia from routine anesthesia over-medication 0 None
2009-12-01 University of Navarra Hospital launches clinical trials to assess the efficacy of immunotherapy treatment 0 None
2009-12-01 CCII capsules offer safe and effective treatment for rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-12-01 ChemGenex Pharmaceuticals to present updated clinical data from its clinical trials with Omapro 0 None
2009-12-01 Low-dose radiation increases breast cancer risk in high-risk women 0 5
2009-12-01 New research shows people who feel lonely spread that feeling to others 0 None
2009-12-01 Drinking sugar-sweetened cola a week prior to pregnancy elevates diabetes during pregnancy 0 None
2009-12-01 Investigators identify effective weight control strategies for overweight adolescents 0 None
2009-12-01 Childhood obesity can lead to spinal abnormalities 0 None
2009-12-01 Rebecca Gomez develops anuleaf AD to relieve hemorrhoid sufferers of their symptoms 0 None
2009-12-01 New study reveals childhood lead exposure can cause permanent brain injury 0 None
2009-12-01 Purple Hoot supports Cancer Research UK 0 None
2009-12-01 Neurotoxic heavy metal can slow the progression of Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2009-12-01 Home visits to educate children with asthma can lead to fewer flare-ups and less frequent trips to ER 0 None
2009-12-01 New research suggests people cannot survive cardiac arrest without oxygen during CPR 1 None
2009-12-01 Americans living in the Southern region may have elevated risk of dying from stroke 0 None


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