Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - September 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
2009-09-30 Immunocellular Therapeutics' pilot study can help in early cancer detection 0 None
2009-09-30 New treatment for chronic sinusitis from Summit Ear, Nose & Throat 1 None
2009-09-30 Omega-3 fatty acids prevent and slow age-related macular degeneration 0 4.8
2009-09-30 Lumenis to discuss different treatment options for laryngeal cancer at 2009 AAO-HNS 0 None
2009-09-30 SBIR grant from NIH to GenVec for metastatic cancer research 0 None
2009-09-30 Æterna Zentaris announces results of its cetrorelix pamoate clinical development program TQT trial 0 None
2009-09-30 New center for gastrointestinal cancer research established 0 5
2009-09-30 Topcor launches Clipa for a Cure to support breast cancer research 0 None
2009-09-30 Oilfield leader builds unique colored rig to support breast cancer research 0 None
2009-09-30 Hearing loss is a concern for all ages: Sonic Innovations 0 None
2009-09-30 Study shows that exposure to radon gas leads to lung cancer 0 None
2009-09-30 Tβ4 therapy in EAE mice improves neurological functional recovery 0 None
2009-09-30 Sanofi-aventis announces study results comparing efficacy of Lantus to detemir 0 5
2009-09-30 Researchers identify embryonic origin of Merkel cells 0 4
2009-09-30 Manic-depression not a lifelong disorder 0 None
2009-09-30 SATAI invests $1.045 million in Azaya Therapeutics 0 None
2009-09-30 Genetic factors play an important role in the development of type 1 diabetes 0 None
2009-09-30 Plexxikon commences patient dosage in PLX4032 trials for metastatic melanoma 0 3.7
2009-09-30 Former professional players have fewer risks of heart attacks 0 None
2009-09-30 Overweight middle-age women could reduce their chances of enjoying a healthy old age: Study 0 None
2009-09-30 New anticoagulant therapy has fewer side-effects than warfarin 0 None
2009-09-30 Study links physical fitness levels of Spanish teenagers to cardiovascular health 0 None
2009-09-30 AFRESA Inhalation Powder and AFRESA Inhaler NDA under FDA review 0 None
2009-09-30 New treatment for Alzheimer's disease may be in the offing 0 None
2009-09-30 Metabolomics identifies biomarkers for periodontitis and gingivitis 0 None
2009-09-30 Metabolic syndrome related to elevated levels of liver enzymes in obese teenagers 0 None
2009-09-30 Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center awards $50,000 to three young investigators 0 5
2009-09-30 Researchers find new ways to treat Myelodysplastic Syndrome 0 3
2009-09-30 Younger women with metastatic colorectal cancer live longer than younger men 0 None
2009-09-30 Soybeans can prevent heart disease and cancer 0 None
2009-09-30 One third of women avoid routine mammogram tests 1 None
2009-09-29 Study: Role of genetics and environment in autism spectrum disorders 0 1
2009-09-29 MabCures develops monoclonal antibodies against Colorectal Cancer 0 5
2009-09-29 Response Genetics launches new genetic diagnostic test for gastric cancer 0 None
2009-09-29 Vitae receives 11Beta-HSD-1 program milestone payment from Boehringer Ingelheim 0 None
2009-09-29 SAIC-Frederick and Roche collaborate on technology advancements in sequencing cancer genes 0 None
2009-09-29 AAP receives grant to promote awareness on childhood obesity 0 5
2009-09-29 San Francisco Medical Center acquires a BSD-500 Hyperthermia System 0 None
2009-09-29 pSivida reports interim results of human PK study of Iluvien 0 None
2009-09-29 Synta commences Phase 1/2 clinical study of novel Hsp90 inhibitor in hematologic malignancies 0 None
2009-09-29 Aurora Breast MRI and Clear Channel Radio join to support The Wellness Community fundraiser 0 None
2009-09-29 Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada invites schools to participate in the 32nd MS Read-A-Thon 0 None
2009-09-29 Dynavax commences Phase 3 trial for HEPLISAV hepatitis B vaccine 0 None
2009-09-29 2009 Mini-Psych School Program dispels myths surrounding mental illness 0 None
2009-09-29 Diabetics should monitor their blood sugar levels to improve metabolic status 0 None
2009-09-29 New microchip to detect type and severity of cancer 0 None
2009-09-29 Benefits and harms of screening infants for hyperbilirubinemia still unclear 0 None
2009-09-29 Januvia in combination with metformin or taken alone lowers blood sugar 0 2
2009-09-29 Continuous chest compressions during CPR improve survival rates during cardiac arrest 0 None
2009-09-29 Researchers investigate the effects of age on suicidal behaviour 0 None
2009-09-29 Biochemistry professor to discuss controversies in dietary strategies in diabetes treatment 0 None
2009-09-29 The mysterious origin of Merkel cells 0 None
2009-09-29 Radiation treatment after prostate cancer surgery eradicates recurrent cancer 0 3.8
2009-09-29 Leptin can determine osteoarthritis in obese patients 0 5
2009-09-29 Winners of Paul Marks Prize 2009 0 None
2009-09-29 NovoCure initiates newly-diagnosed GBM clinical trial 0 None
2009-09-29 World Federation of Neurology awards UT Southwestern director the first Medal for Scientific Achievement 0 None
2009-09-29 Transient ischemic attack can trigger stroke 0 None
2009-09-29 Estrogen withdrawal may play a significant role in joint pain during breast cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-29 Proton therapy center to treat pediatric and adult cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-29 Poor kidney function can affect brain activities 0 None
2009-09-29 Social support can prevent depression in parents 0 None
2009-09-29 Obesity due to leptin deficiency plays major role in knee osteoarthritis 0 None
2009-09-29 Hookworms can prevent asthma 0 4
2009-09-29 UCLA discovery raises hope for curing genetic disorders caused by nonsense mutations 0 None
2009-09-29 Hospital-at-home care favorable to traditional hospital care 0 None
2009-09-29 Practical support important to achieve glycemic control in diabetic patients 0 None
2009-09-28 Blood vessels in the retina may help predict risk of heart attack or stroke 0 None
2009-09-28 Dialysis patients often not told about transplant options, Newspaper finds 0 None
2009-09-28 NIH awards DiscoveryBioMed a Phase 2 SBIR grant for research on hypertension and cystic fibrosis 0 None
2009-09-28 The CDH Proton Therapy Center announces arrival of a 220-ton cyclotron for treating cancer 0 None
2009-09-28 World’s first Cesium-131 implant for recurrent head and neck cancer performed 0 3
2009-09-28 European Commission grants conditional marketing authorization for Gilead's Cayston 0 None
2009-09-28 Diabetic hypoglycemia remains a critical concern in young patients 0 None
2009-09-28 Study on how epigenetic changes contribute to congnitive decline 0 None
2009-09-28 Increasing insulin levels can aid muscle building in the elderly 0 2.5
2009-09-28 UK scientists discover new route by which leukaemia develops 0 None
2009-09-28 AET-GPB educate Americans on the risks of childhood obesity 0 None
2009-09-28 Combined immunodeficiency results in severe health problems 0 None
2009-09-28 Study links diabetes to atrial fibrillation in women 0 None
2009-09-28 Misregulation of SPAK protein may contribute to B-cell lymphoma development 0 None
2009-09-28 Phase 2 clinical trial results of IMO-2055 announced 0 None
2009-09-28 FDA grants accelerated approval for Allos Therapeutics’ FOLOTYN 0 None
2009-09-28 NSERC awards $5M grant to develop faster detection methods for cancer 0 None
2009-09-28 Health inequalities linked to socioeconomic status 0 None
2009-09-28 Improving the accuracy of violent behaviour prediction may alleviate negative effects of violence 0 None
2009-09-28 Podiatric experts recommend team approach for diabetic foot care 0 5
2009-09-28 Physicians should implement new measures while diagnosing prenatal Down syndrome 0 None
2009-09-28 Universal bilirubin screening can reduce jaundice incidence in newborns 0 None
2009-09-28 Diabetic patients face increased risk of bone fractures 0 None
2009-09-28 Research reveals prophylactic mastectomy is on the rise 0 None
2009-09-27 Rosiglitazone slows progression of cachexia in cancer affected mice 0 None
2009-09-26 Pfizer to commence Phase 3 trial of oral c-Met and ALK inhibitor 0 1
2009-09-26 European CHMP recommends Merck's JANUVIA and JANUMET as add-on to insulin 0 3.3
2009-09-26 European CHMP recommends marketing approval for Sanofi-aventis' Multaq 0 None
2009-09-26 Personal approach to psychological well-being 0 None
2009-09-26 G-bor Bal-zsi's innovative research in drug resistance earns select honor 0 None
2009-09-25 Researchers discover potential treatment for Friedreich's ataxia 0 None
2009-09-25 Androgen deficiency linked to diabetes and cardiovascular diseases 0 5
2009-09-25 Careful follow-up after eradication therapy for peptic ulcer needed 0 None
2009-09-25 Non-AIDS-defining malignancies more prevalent among HIV-infected patients than non-HIV patients 0 None
2009-09-25 Folotyn approved for the treatment of Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma 0 None
2009-09-25 American Diabetes Association to launch a movement to encourage Americans to fight diabetes 0 1
2009-09-25 NIH calls for identifying better methods to predict the risk of developing breast cancer 0 None
2009-09-25 NCI awards Altor Bioscience a $3 MM grant to develop its targeted cancer therapeutic ALT-801 0 None
2009-09-25 Schumer's amendment to the health bill will benefit people with disabilities: United Spinal Association 0 1
2009-09-25 US Treasury Department clears YM BioSciences' nimotuzumab clinical program extension 0 None
2009-09-25 Link between flicking colours and epileptic fits discovered 0 None
2009-09-25 Baylor Health Care receives $20 million donation from Sammons Enterprises 0 None
2009-09-25 2009 IOF-AMGEN Health Professional Awareness Grants aim to raise osteoporosis awareness 0 None
2009-09-25 Awards dedicated to those working to fight against depression 0 None
2009-09-25 Cardiovascular disease: Major cause of death in Europe 0 None
2009-09-25 Researchers to use Intravenous Immune Globulin for slowing AD progression 0 None
2009-09-25 Research to develop small-molecule drug that blocks excess iron absorption 0 None
2009-09-25 Chemicals found in breast milk adversly affect the fetal testis 0 None
2009-09-25 Children exposed to pesticides more susceptible to chilhood leukemia 0 5
2009-09-25 $10 million grant to Weill Cornell Institute from NIMH to study geriatric depression 0 None
2009-09-25 Non-accredited education programs for people with chronic disabilities 0 4
2009-09-25 Prevention and cure of Alzheimer's disease important to Americans 0 None
2009-09-25 Researchers develop a process to tag cancer cells 0 None
2009-09-25 PROSPECT clinical trial results announced 0 None
2009-09-25 Chronic sleep deprivation linked to early incidence of Alzheimer's brain plaques 0 5
2009-09-25 Pfizer to continue its Aricept agreement with Eisai 0 None
2009-09-25 Research study supports reovirus and cisplatin combination for cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-25 Webcast on the treatment of cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2009-09-25 Lifestyle choices affect the incidence and treatment of cancer 0 None
2009-09-25 Diabetes prevalence highest in the Southern and Appalachian states 1 None
2009-09-25 Social disparities in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2009-09-25 Children with minimal change nephrotic syndrome can be treated with prednisone 0 4.5
2009-09-25 Matrix metalloproteinase-8 enzyme increases the risk of heart diseases 0 None
2009-09-25 Contribution of psychological characteristics to weight loss 0 None
2009-09-24 Pharmacological study for ADHD treatment amongst college students 0 None
2009-09-24 Fear of back pain from care work is predictive of actually developing it 0 None
2009-09-24 Axial Biotech's SCOLISCORE AIS Prognostic Test now available in the U.S. 0 None
2009-09-24 Amorfix Life Sciences to present Amorfix's EP-vCJD blood screening test for vCJD at WFH Global Forum 0 4.5
2009-09-24 CTRC commences patient enrolment in Phase 2 clinical trial of REOLYSIN for metastatic melanoma 0 None
2009-09-24 La Jolla Institute scientist Hilde Cheroutre earns the 2009 NIH Director's Pioneer Award 0 None
2009-09-24 Symposium on genetics of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis to be held 0 None
2009-09-24 HPV screening and vaccination programmes could eradicate cervical cancer 0 None
2009-09-24 New poll shows bipartisan support to Americans for alcohol and drug addiction treatment 0 None
2009-09-24 HSA: Cutting autism support by $3 million is not good for kids 1 5
2009-09-24 Research study links cancer to excess body weight 0 1
2009-09-24 Research to identify inborn genetic susceptibility to colon cancer metastasis 0 None
2009-09-24 National Day of Action to be celebrated on September 26 0 None
2009-09-24 Phase II study of OPAXIO to be revealed 0 None
2009-09-24 Scientist reveals that selecting optimal radiation dosage for a patient is possible 0 None
2009-09-24 New method found for the treatment of pancreatic cancer 0 5
2009-09-24 Guarding Hearts Alliance to protect quality care for patients suffering from heart disease 2 None
2009-09-24 ADAGIO clinical trial results demonstrating AZILECT's efficacy published 0 None
2009-09-24 FDA endorses Covidien's REMS program for EXALGO tablets 1 None
2009-09-24 Two new studies test conventional wisdom about physician behavior 0 None
2009-09-24 NIH awards $2.5 million grant to University of Utah cardiologist 0 None
2009-09-24 Medivation commences patient treatment in clinical trial of MDV3100 in advanced prostate cancer 1 5
2009-09-24 Cook Medical launches next-generation IVC filter delivery system for treating pulmonary embolism 0 None
2009-09-24 Hope for heterotopic ossificiation 0 None
2009-09-24 Adolescent depression and anxiety: Two distinct psychiatric disorders 0 None
2009-09-24 Also in global health news: Malawi HIV/AIDS fight; cancer in developing world 0 None
2009-09-24 Research study links high-fructose diet to increased blood pressure in men 0 None
2009-09-24 Researchers visualize vasculature within native liver cyst walls of human ADPKD patients 0 None
2009-09-23 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics completes humanization of its ICT-37 and ICT-109 antibody candidates 0 None
2009-09-23 Oxygen Biotherapeutics to commence Phase II-b trial of Oxycyte in treating traumatic brain injury 0 None
2009-09-23 The ThermoDox and MR-HIFU program shows great promise for treating life-threatening cancers 0 None
2009-09-23 Results of Phase 3 CRYSTAL study of mCRC patients announced 0 5
2009-09-23 Interactive campaign to raise awareness on breast cancer 2 None
2009-09-23 Pluristem commences dosing in Phase I clinical trial for the treatment of critical limb ischemia 0 None
2009-09-23 Phase 2 trial results of Bayer's Nexavar in combination with capecitabine announced 0 None
2009-09-23 New drug test promises to yield quick and effective response for cancer therapy 0 None
2009-09-23 Improved respiratory health in Mexican women who use vented stoves 0 None
2009-09-23 Phase 1b interim clinical trial results of IMO-2055, Tarceva and Avast combination announced 0 None
2009-09-23 Researchers make significant advances in the treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma 0 None
2009-09-23 CANCER Research UK updates its patient information website 0 None
2009-09-23 LFA launches new campaign for FDA-approved medication specifically for lupus 0 None
2009-09-23 New TAXUS Liberté Stent demonstrates superior results for treating long lesions 0 None
2009-09-23 Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker calls for a global fight against cancer 0 None
2009-09-23 Phase 1 extension study results of Plexxikon's PLX4032 in metastatic melanoma patients encouraging 0 5
2009-09-23 SynCardia Systems and AorTech International sign technology license agreement 0 None
2009-09-23 Melanoma patients could be spared from unnecessary surgery 0 None
2009-09-23 Advancements in the treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma 0 None
2009-09-23 NIST collaborates with private industry to release a new reference material for beryllium 1 None
2009-09-23 Spread of cancer in melanoma patients can be determined by ultrasound signals 0 4
2009-09-23 MMI to provide sign language interpreters for deaf or hard-of-hearing patients 0 None
2009-09-23 Autism Treatment Center of America announces Son-Rise Program lecture dates 0 None
2009-09-23 Leading oncology experts to discuss management of hematological malignancies 0 None
2009-09-23 There is no evidence to support the use of any test for ovarian cancer: NBOCC 0 None
2009-09-23 ESMO recognises 27 cancer centers for their excellent palliative care 0 None
2009-09-23 Ninety per cent of older persons in rural Bangladesh malnourished: Study 0 None
2009-09-23 EGFR-targeted therapy improves survival rates in metastatic colorectal cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-23 Preventing nerve cell death in diabetics 0 None
2009-09-23 Breast cancer awareness campaign launched by Samsung Electronics Europe 1 None
2009-09-23 Exercise counseling and fitness center training effective for type 2 diabetic patients 0 None
2009-09-23 Celera and Medco collaborate in KIF6 gene variant testing 0 None
2009-09-23 Professional and personal distress levels high in primary care physicians 0 None
2009-09-23 Bio-Path Holdings to develop liposome tumor targeting technology 0 None
2009-09-23 New method to diagnose active tuberculosis 0 None
2009-09-23 Hyperthermia with chemotherapy prolongs survival 0 None
2009-09-23 Researching the causes of Alzheimer's disease 1 None
2009-09-23 NIH grants $3.4M to develop tools for identification of prostate cancer using MRI 0 None
2009-09-23 Results of OASIS clinical trial reported by Cardiovascular Systems 0 None
2009-09-23 NIH, NephCure Foundation and University of Michigan support study of nephrotic syndrome 0 None
2009-09-23 Women have higher incidence of stroke and mortality than men 0 None
2009-09-23 CERE-110 trial to stop the progression of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-09-23 Depression, obesity and alcoholism interrelated in young women 0 None
2009-09-23 Medical errors: Cause for stress in resident physicians 0 None
2009-09-23 McLaren Health Care and ProTom partner to bring Proton beam therapy to Michigan 0 None
2009-09-23 Transoma Medical commences enrollment in its COMPLIANCE atrial fibrillation clinical trial 0 None
2009-09-23 Patient recruitment completed for crucial glioblastoma study 0 None
2009-09-23 FCI to educate women about fertility preservation 0 None
2009-09-23 Obesity can increase cancer incidence in leukemic children 0 3
2009-09-23 BioMarin commences PEG-PAL Phase 2 clinical trial for phenylketonuria 0 5
2009-09-22 $1.2 million grant to study centrosomes and cilia and their connections to human disease 0 None
2009-09-22 The YAI Network launches new website to support people with disabilities 0 5
2009-09-22 Georgia Power Foundation's Michael Anderson honored during the 2009 Community Impact Awards 0 1
2009-09-22 Amgen announces results of Phase 3 head-to-head trial evaluating denosumab versus Zometa 0 None
2009-09-22 Narrative exposure therapy is effective for traumatized survivors 0 None
2009-09-22 French multicenter study investigates the role of psychotherapy in BPD 0 None
2009-09-22 A 2,000-mile scooter journey to raise cystic fibrosis awareness 1 None
2009-09-22 Cancer Research UK invests £16 million in new Drug Discovery Programes at Manchester and Glasgow 0 None
2009-09-22 Switch programme offers promise for use in youth obesity prevention 0 None
2009-09-22 Study reveals effectiveness of targeted heat therapy in addition to chemotherapy 0 None
2009-09-22 Hormone therapy for treating prostate cancer is linked to heart problems 0 None
2009-09-22 Breast Cancer Action launches "Milking Cancer" campaign against Eli Lilly 0 None
2009-09-22 Comprehensive and practical overview of psoriasis 0 None
2009-09-22 Austin Retina partners with MVRF to sponsor SupportSight seminar 0 None
2009-09-22 Event to address rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-09-22 Smoking bans result in consistent decline in heart attack rates: Study 0 None
2009-09-22 National Standards Report on ASD treatments released by National Autism Center 0 None
2009-09-22 NicOx announces publication of blood pressure results from the phase 3 study of naproxcinod 0 None
2009-09-22 UAB's researchers find early indicators for Alzheimer's disease 0 4
2009-09-22 Veterans Healing Initiative formed for veterans suffering from PTSD 0 5
2009-09-22 Late diagnosis of bipolar disorder in children and adults 0 None
2009-09-22 Amorfix announces 100% specificity upon testing 10,000 blood donations for vCJD 0 None
2009-09-22 Researchers to present results of HORIZONS-AMI trial at TCT scientific symposium 0 None
2009-09-22 Three-year clinical results of Medtronic's Resolute Zotarolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent released 0 None
2009-09-22 Bioscience Research offers mental health care at no cost 0 None
2009-09-22 New sirolimus-eluting stent shows greater neointimal suppression than PES 0 None
2009-09-22 IRSF announces funding of new clinical study with disease-modifying therapy treatment for Rett syndrome 0 None
2009-09-22 Major shift in cancer research priorities needed 0 None
2009-09-22 Drug-eluting stents effective for diabetic patients 0 None
2009-09-22 Diabetes more prevalent in African Americans due to living conditions 0 None
2009-09-22 Survey: 77% of Latino women avoid milk to manage lactose intolerance 0 None
2009-09-22 35 million people around the world affected by Alzheimer's disease: Nancy Pelosi 0 None
2009-09-22 Poor money management: A sign of developing Alzheimer's disease 0 5
2009-09-22 Amgen announces Phase 3 results evaluating Vectibix in combination with FOLFIRI chemotherapy 0 None
2009-09-22 Moses Cone Health System installs TomoTherapy cancer treatment system 0 None
2009-09-22 Survey: 78% of African American women avoid milk to manage lactose intolerance 0 None
2009-09-22 MRS could be effective for identifying diabetes 0 None
2009-09-22 Study on mice reveals that short term stress can prevent cancer 0 None
2009-09-22 Edwards Lifesciences updates on its SAPIEN valve clinical programs 0 None
2009-09-22 New device for identifying eye conditions in infants 0 5
2009-09-22 Osteoporosis a growing concern in Asia 0 None
2009-09-22 Bipolar disorder patients impaired in work, family and social life 0 None
2009-09-22 HearAtLast Holdings opens new tinnitus clinic in Canada 1 None
2009-09-22 Researcher can anticipate immune response in Alzheimer's patients 0 None
2009-09-22 Lundbeck offers Sabril for treating children with infantile spasms in the U.S. 0 5
2009-09-22 Ventus' PROVENT Sleep Apnea Therapy is runner-up at the The Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Awards 0 4
2009-09-22 WHO emphasizes the importance of radon testing to prevent lung cancer 0 None
2009-09-22 Patients with higher levels of vitamin D are less likely to die from skin cancer 0 None
2009-09-22 Gene variant shows a strong gender bias for cancer predisposition 0 None
2009-09-22 Study reveals effectiveness of drug-eluting stents in treating chronic total occlusions 0 None
2009-09-22 Coenzyme Q10 to slow down the effects of Parkinson's disease? 0 None
2009-09-22 Interim data from Micromet's T-cell engaging BiTE antibody study for treating solid tumors 0 None
2009-09-21 Cook Medical launches the CE Marked Zilver PTX Drug-Eluting Peripheral Stent for treating PAD 0 None
2009-09-21 G proteins could help fight cardiovascular, neurodegenerative disorders, and cancer 0 None
2009-09-21 NIDDK grants HealthPartners Research Foundation $7.3M to study childhood obesity 0 None
2009-09-21 Neurodegenerative disorders are the second-leading cause of early-onset dementia, says report 0 None
2009-09-21 Many Australians at risk of having a heart attack are not receiving the best possible care: Study 0 5
2009-09-21 Vitae Pharmaceuticals initiates Phase 1 clinical trial of its novel cardiovascular agent 0 None
2009-09-21 Provectus' Phase 2 clinical trial of PV-10 for metastatic melanoma complete 0 5
2009-09-21 New study reveals that large abdominal fat cells contribute to type 2 diabetes in women 1 5
2009-09-21 MDC scientist receives 1 million euros for diabetic research 0 None
2009-09-21 Enzo Biochem and NEI join to conduct a human clinical trial of Enzo’s chronic autoimmune uveitis therapeutic 0 None
2009-09-21 Anavex completes manufacturing of Alzheimer's disease drug ANAVEX 2-73 for its clinical trials 0 None
2009-09-21 Short-term psychodynamic psychotherapies for somatic symptom disorders show promise 0 None
2009-09-21 Chronic viruses found living in prostate tumors 0 None
2009-09-21 The “Pink Star” fundraising campaign raises $1M for the National Breast Cancer Foundation 0 None
2009-09-21 QualityMetric announces new tool to measure pain accurately 0 None
2009-09-21 The Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2009 to feature PLCs' RenalGuard System 0 None
2009-09-21 Recession is contributing to acute physical pain for Americans: Survey 0 None
2009-09-21 Celsion recommended to continue patient enrollment in its ThermoDox Phase III liver cancer trial 0 None
2009-09-21 Phase II trial of Impax Pharmaceuticals' Parkinson’s disease drug candidate successful 0 None
2009-09-21 FDA approves Neuralstem's IND for commencing a stem cell trial to treat Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 0 3
2009-09-21 Phase 1 clinical trial results evaluating ARIAD's investigational mTOR inhibitor ridaforolimus 0 1
2009-09-21 Study reveals that patients with NSCLC who received maintenance therapy with ALIMTA showed survival benefit 0 None
2009-09-21 Programs marking Deaf Awareness Week 0 None
2009-09-21 Alzheimer Society of Canada stresses on early diagnosis of dementia 0 5
2009-09-21 Celebrities take part in competition to mark World Alzheimer's Day 0 None
2009-09-21 Dialysis patient embarks on "Grandpa's Road Trip" with NxStage System One hemodialysis machine 0 None
2009-09-21 Book on pediatric bone disorders and mineral metabolism 0 None
2009-09-21 Researchers find new technique for long-term treatment of DVT 0 None
2009-09-21 New report explores the management of pregnancy and depression 0 None
2009-09-21 GI cancer detection simpler and cost-effective with new blood tests 0 None
2009-09-21 Type 2 diabetes more prevalent in women with large abdominal fat cells 0 None
2009-09-21 Study: Suicides dependent on number of alcohol outlets 0 None
2009-09-21 Researchers receive grants to study Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-09-21 Chronic asthma can be controlled with better breathing techniques 0 None
2009-09-21 New interferon/lovastatin treatment to battle cancer 0 None
2009-09-21 Simple eye movement exam can differentiate between a stroke and less serious conditions 0 None
2009-09-21 Center for Hip Pain and Preservation focuses on improved understanding of hip abnormalities 0 None
2009-09-19 Del Monte Foods sponsors the San Francisco Heart Walk 0 None
2009-09-19 Sight for Life Foundation offers free vision care 1 4
2009-09-19 Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation focuses on effective cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-19 Pfizer Oncology to present early-stage research of investigational agents for cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-19 Experts’ comments on America's obesity epidemic 1 None
2009-09-19 'Sara's Story' chronicles a woman's recovery from an acute stroke 0 None
2009-09-19 Millennium's sNDA for VELCADE granted priority review by the FDA 0 None
2009-09-19 Program to promote patients’ overall health following kidney transplant surgery 0 1
2009-09-18 DMU student and Silver Star Appeal to campaign in India to increase diabetes awareness 0 None
2009-09-18 Joslin Diabetes Center to provide educational material for U.S. Mills’ web site 0 None
2009-09-18 EPO and growth factor therapy safe for anemic MDS patients 0 None
2009-09-18 Texas attemps to offer access to quality dialysis care 0 None
2009-09-18 Recipients of 2009 Norman S. Coplon Extramural Grants 0 None
2009-09-18 Findings may yield new treatments for visual disorders 0 None
2009-09-18 Treatment costs for diabetes care are higher in Texas than other states 0 None
2009-09-18 'Pathway to a Cure' walk event in California 0 None
2009-09-18 Top official calls for quicker, improved response to military mental health needs 0 None
2009-09-18 Study to determine the expression of S100A2 and p63 genes 0 None
2009-09-18 Researchers study the role of stem cells in development of liver cancer 0 None
2009-09-18 MemoryXL improves cognitive performance in Alzheimer's disease 2 None
2009-09-18 New vaccine may prove effective against urinary tract infections 0 3
2009-09-18 Study reveals microRNAs affect tumor progression 0 None
2009-09-18 Healthcare staff find it hard to diagnose pain levels in nursing home residents accurately, says study 0 None
2009-09-18 Heart Institute's first LHIN program in Ontario for emergency heart attacks 0 None
2009-09-18 Researchers to focus on abnormal fetal growth and chronic kidney disease 0 None
2009-09-18 $650 million funding from HHS to benefit black and Latino communities 0 None
2009-09-18 Study compares annual healthcare costs of diabetic and non-diabetic individuals 0 None
2009-09-18 Diabetic nerve pain: Most bothersome complication of diabetes 0 None
2009-09-18 Griffin Securities' report features stem cell hypothesis of cancer 0 None
2009-09-18 FDA approves Valturna tablets for treating high blood pressure 0 None
2009-09-18 Drug carrier that cuts off blood supply to tumors 0 None
2009-09-18 Mayo Clinic scientists conduct clinical study on functional dyspesia patients 0 None
2009-09-18 Treatment is the best way for problem gamblers, says gambling addiction expert 0 None
2009-09-18 Early detection of Alzheimer's can prevent disease progression 0 None
2009-09-18 AFA welcomes inclusion of cognitive impairment screening in healthcare reform proposal 0 None
2009-09-18 PSC activation mechanisms help develop novel therapeutic approaches for pancreatic fibrosis 0 4
2009-09-18 Deterioration in brain function following breast cancer therapy has negative effects on quality of life 0 None
2009-09-18 African Americans at higher risk of developing potentially deadly DVT and PE than other ethnic populations 0 None
2009-09-17 Lantheus commences Phase 1 study evaluating novel LMI1195 heart failure imaging agent 0 None
2009-09-17 CCPHA research reveals the serious health risks of drinking soda 0 None
2009-09-17 InterMune and National Jewish Health to collaborate in the research of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis 0 None
2009-09-17 Essilor announces first-ever eco-friendly eyewear 0 None
2009-09-17 Intarcia's ITCA 650 phase 2 study in type 2 diabetes begins patient enrollment 0 1
2009-09-17 Study: HBV genotype is not linked to hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2009-09-17 Educational initiative proves successful in identifying and diagnosing fibromyalgia 0 None
2009-09-17 UPV provides new model to recognize postnatal depression 0 None
2009-09-17 Cancer patients struggles with huge drug costs 0 None
2009-09-17 Deterioration in brain function following breast cancer therapy affects quality of life: Study 0 None
2009-09-17 GENova Biotherapeutics signs collaboration deal with Beckpharma 0 None
2009-09-17 Coffe Break campaign by Alzheimer Society to raise funds to support people with dementia 0 None
2009-09-17 The Ontario Government must act to reduce the financial barrier to mental health services: MFH 0 None
2009-09-17 CHUM installs CyberKnife system for effective cancer treatment in Canada 1 None
2009-09-17 Glaxo conceals risks: Antidepressant drug Paxil causes birth defects 0 None
2009-09-17 Advanced radiosurgery technology utilized by Cyberknife for effective cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-17 Workshop to educate women on urinary incontinence 0 None
2009-09-17 Charley's Fund and the Nash Avery Foundation to support investigation of Galapagos' SARM candidate drug 0 None
2009-09-17 Underlying malignancies can cause rebleeding after negative angiography 0 None
2009-09-17 Study focuses on hypertension 0 None
2009-09-17 Guide reveals that non-smokers require different treatment for lung cancer 0 None
2009-09-17 FDA issues a complete response letter for Sanofi-aventis' eplivanserin NDA 0 None
2009-09-17 FDA provides PMA approval for Spectrascience's WavSTAT technology enhancements 0 None
2009-09-17 Melbourne's national approach for managing chronic pain 0 None
2009-09-17 Expo East 2009 conference to focus on integrative cancer care model 0 None
2009-09-17 ColoMarker assay achieves 100 percent detection rate for colon cancers 0 None
2009-09-17 Study: Therapy addition reduces risk of stroke and other cardiovascular events 0 None
2009-09-17 Protein kinase Erk3 plays a critical role in intrauterine growth and lung maturation 0 None
2009-09-17 Clinical trial focuses on healing diabetic foot ulcers with stem cells 0 None
2009-09-17 Bioheart's MARVEL Phase II/III clinical trial successful 0 None
2009-09-17 AF Stat Call to Action for Atrial Fibrillation document released 0 None
2009-09-17 GENova to sign extensive collaboration agreement with Beckpharma 0 None
2009-09-17 FDA approves Sirion's Zirgan for treating acute herpetic keratitis 0 None
2009-09-17 Cost-cutting measures to manage diabetes 0 None
2009-09-17 Green tea may help prevent cancer and bone loss 0 5
2009-09-17 FDA Advisory Committee recommends marketing approval for Auxilium's XIAFLEX to treat Dupuytren's contracture 0 None
2009-09-17 Avaxia Biologics receives NIH grant to develop an antibody therapeutic for oral mucositis 0 None
2009-09-17 Researchers achieve positive results from a sustainable intervention in the primary care practice 0 None
2009-09-16 New technique found that may prevent vision loss 0 None
2009-09-16 FDA provides Orphan-Drug designation for Keryx' KRX-0401 to treat multiple myeloma 0 None
2009-09-16 Researchers study the impact of obesity on body muscles 0 2
2009-09-16 Children's Hospital enrolls patients for ExCell clinical study 0 None
2009-09-16 Premion commences cancer treatment with Varian's RapidArc radiotherapy technology 0 None
2009-09-16 UJI's current research study on early detection of Alzheimer's Disease using fMRI 0 None
2009-09-16 Newly developed model helps early diagnosis of postnatal depression 0 None
2009-09-16 Aptuit obtains the CEO Cancer Gold Standard accreditation 0 None
2009-09-16 Nutrition and exercise program for children 0 None
2009-09-16 Medivir presented preclinical data from its cathepsin K inhibitor program at the ASBMR meeting 0 None
2009-09-16 Savient updates on its Biologics License Application with the FDA for KRYSTEXXA 0 None
2009-09-16 New therapies boost obesity drug market 0 None
2009-09-16 Albumin for cancer treatment 0 5
2009-09-16 IntrinsiQ's first IntelliView 360 research study results released 0 None
2009-09-16 Toll-like receptors that activate immune cells being developed as alternative cure to cancer 0 None
2009-09-16 Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation launches second video awareness contest on YouTube 0 None
2009-09-16 Immune response at tumour site predicts cancer progression in colorectal cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-16 Color-coded BMI charts help easy analysis of child's weight 0 None
2009-09-16 Patients with celiac disease face increased risk of mortality 0 None
2009-09-16 New cancer therapy involves remodelling blood vessels and activating immune cells 0 None
2009-09-16 Acute kidney injury multiplies the risk of future kidney complications 0 None
2009-09-16 Cancer Program established to treat young cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-16 Black patients less likely to survive cardiac arrests in hospitals 0 None
2009-09-16 Damaged heart tissue is significantly reduced with supersaturated oxygen 0 None
2009-09-16 Transcendental Meditation aids students diagnosed with ADHD 2 5
2009-09-16 Novartis presents Phase II results of the QVA149 bronchodilator for the treatment of COPD 0 None
2009-09-16 Study reveals ineffectiveness of insulin and metformin against inflammatory biomarkers 0 None
2009-09-16 Study shows 29 percent patients experienced angina chest pain once a week 0 None
2009-09-16 Long-term implications of severe acute kidney problems 0 None
2009-09-16 Hazelden and Dartmouth PRC sign publishing partnership 0 None
2009-09-16 USPTO grants a provisional patent to INVENT Pharmaceuticals' Alzheimer’s drug 0 None
2009-09-16 Comprehensive CT scan gives better indication of significant coronary artery disease 0 None
2009-09-16 GENova Biotherapeutics and Prime BioResearch sign collaboration agreement 0 None
2009-09-16 Exercise is effective for treating chronic shoulder pain 0 None
2009-09-16 NIMH awards Genomas an SBIR Grant to develop MRI DNA biomarkers for neuropsychiatric disease 0 None
2009-09-16 Findings could lead to new neurological treatments 0 None
2009-09-16 NCI-funded SPORE grant aims to improve kidney cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-16 New peptide-based cancer vaccine tested in genital cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-15 Study investigates links between acne, diet and mental health issues 0 None
2009-09-15 FDA approves BioVex' design of a Phase III clinical trial to evaluate OncoVEX 0 None
2009-09-15 HFSA meeting highlights increased risk of heart failure among childhood cancer survivors 0 None
2009-09-15 Implantable defibrillator therapy not beneficial for women with heart failure 0 None
2009-09-15 NYSDOH blocks U.S.-Egypt study of ozone-based medical therapies for diabetic skin ulcers 0 None
2009-09-15 Lexicon initiates Phase 2 clinical trial of LX4211 in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus 0 None
2009-09-15 "High Five" factors in overweight men impacts their energy and health: Building Healthier America 0 None
2009-09-15 NCF aims to improve cancer care by providing easily accessible tools 0 None
2009-09-15 OptiVol for accurate prediction of heart failure 0 None
2009-09-15 New data reveals the evolution of Immunoglobulin E 0 4
2009-09-15 Researchers study the degree of verbal impairment in AD patients 0 None
2009-09-15 Celebrity supports Alzheimer's Association 0 None
2009-09-15 Gentic circuits that cause mucous hyper-production identified 0 None
2009-09-15 35 percent of Iraq veterans seek post traumatic stress disorder treatment 0 None
2009-09-15 Identification of genetic risk factors may lead to new treatments for ADHD 0 None
2009-09-15 CHADD survey reveals the importance of early diagnosis in treating Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder 0 None
2009-09-15 New generation CPAP mask to aid sleep apnoea patients from ResMed 0 None
2009-09-15 LLS to invest in research to reduce toxic side-effects of cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-15 Stem cell therapy holds great promise for regenerative medicine 0 5
2009-09-15 Particle beam radiation therapy for cancer cure is better than traditional radiation method 0 None
2009-09-15 Neurologix to showcase novel gene transfer approach to Parkinson’s disease 0 None
2009-09-15 Triamcinolone may be a treatment option for some patients with retinal vein occlusion 0 None
2009-09-15 Outreach and Registry Program to help combat and treat Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-09-15 Phase II clinical study results of Kamada's inhaled-AAT for cystic fibrosis presented at the ERS Congress 0 None
2009-09-15 miR-200 supression shifts primary lung cancer to metastatic disease 0 None
2009-09-15 HFSA's annual scientific meeting features four late breaking clinical trials 0 None
2009-09-15 Stimulating effect of bioactive collagen peptides in cell experiments demonstrated 0 5
2009-09-15 Genetic switch that causes excessive mucus in the lungs identified 0 5
2009-09-15 Positive results from Merck's Phase IIB clinical study of odanacatib for treating osteoporosis 0 None
2009-09-15 Breast and ovarian cancer awareness campaign launched by Myriad Genetics 0 None
2009-09-15 HFSA's 13th Annual Scientific Meeting focuses on causes and treatment of heart failure 0 None
2009-09-15 Excessive physical strain in dementia care linked to communication problems 0 None
2009-09-15 Hispanic/Latino Americans have a unique cancer risk profile, says report 0 None
2009-09-15 FDA provides a complete response letter for Digestive Care's PANCRECARB 0 None
2009-09-15 Actor Patrick Swayze dies of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2009-09-15 Mild cognitive impairment is a risk factor for dementia 0 None
2009-09-15 Common pain cream could serve as cardiac-protectant during heart attack: Study 0 None
2009-09-15 Report on the epidemiology, cause and risk factors of asthma 0 None
2009-09-15 New protein substance could be used to diagnose Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-09-15 Dietary ingredient derived from melon relieves stress 0 None
2009-09-14 Fair conducted for free skin cancer screening in Louisville 0 None
2009-09-14 Prenatal testing helps to bring down the birth rate of babies with Down syndrome 0 None
2009-09-14 IntegraMed’s Attain IVF Program now offered at Dallas IVF 0 None
2009-09-14 Phase 2b clinical trial results of Dextofisopam to treat irritable bowel syndrome announced 0 None
2009-09-14 Results from Keryx' KRX-0401 Phase 2 study to be presented at the International Kidney Cancer Symposium 0 None
2009-09-14 New data confirm link between Epstein-Barr virus and multiple sclerosis 0 None
2009-09-14 Cytrx initiates tamibarotene and TRISENOX combination dose escalation study 0 None
2009-09-14 Malnutrition, poor sanitary conditions and HIV leads to defective immune system 0 None
2009-09-14 Celldex commences dosing patients in Phase 1/2 study of its CDX-1401 vaccine candidate 0 None
2009-09-14 Calypso’s GPS for the Body technology installed at University Of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center 0 None
2009-09-14 Altair announces positive Phase I results for AIR645 in treating asthma 0 None
2009-09-14 Massage Envy clinics to donate funds to support breast cancer education 0 None
2009-09-14 Positive results from Transave's Phase II clinical trial of ARIKACE in non-CF bronchiectasis patients 0 None
2009-09-14 Corventis' AVIVO Mobile Patient Management System receives the CE mark 0 None
2009-09-14 Enobia Pharma's clinical study of ENB-0040 for treating hypophosphatasia provides positive results 0 None
2009-09-14 Protalix Biotherapeutics reports completion of its Phase III trial of prGCD 0 None
2009-09-14 ARIAD to complete its Phase 3 SUCCEED trial following DMS recommendation 0 None
2009-09-14 ALF, Celsion partner to educate physicians about primary liver cancer treatments 0 None
2009-09-14 GENova to file for Prostaganin patents in the US and in Europe 0 None
2009-09-14 New treatment center opened to overcome alcoholism 0 None
2009-09-14 Centre of consciousness may lead to new coma treatments 1 5
2009-09-14 APDA/NPF Parkinson's conference educates the young onset PD community 0 None
2009-09-14 WillWalk to raise funds for human stem cell trials for people with SCI 0 None
2009-09-14 Schizophrenia: A major public health problem 0 2
2009-09-14 U.S. Department of Justice awards grant to Project Lifesaver International 1 None
2009-09-14 Innovative stroke treatment device to minimize brain damage 0 5
2009-09-14 Parkinson Society Canada's SuperWalk raises record amount 0 None
2009-09-14 Communities can make an impact on childhood obesity rates 0 None
2009-09-14 Acid reflux in children is often overlooked: Director of PAGER Association 0 None
2009-09-14 Trabedersen granted orphan drug designation from both FDA And EMEA for treating pancreatic carcinoma 0 5
2009-09-14 Data from Phase III clinical trial of TYSABRI presented at ECTRIMS 0 None
2009-09-14 Special Projects Discovery Grant program launched for brain tumor diagnosis research 0 None
2009-09-14 Results further support the benefits of TYSABRI for multiple sclerosis patients 1 4
2009-09-14 Newly discovered molecular circuit helps maintain proper body metabolism 0 3
2009-09-14 Master gene could lead to new ways of cancer treatments 0 5
2009-09-14 New method for detecting oxidative stress in tumor cells 0 None
2009-09-14 DaVita Kidney Awareness Run/Walks increases CKD awareness 0 None
2009-09-14 Depression increases disease progression and mortality in cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-14 Lack of awareness affects surgery referrals 0 None
2009-09-14 Scientific program to treat and prevent mental disorders 0 None
2009-09-11 Scientists to get funding from The European Research Council 0 None
2009-09-11 OCC partners with Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin to raise public awareness about ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-09-11 End stage renal disease can be delayed by early identification of CKD 0 4
2009-09-11 Children with larger waists are more at risk of developing cardiovascular disease later in life 0 None
2009-09-11 Weight training may help the elderly retain muscle 0 None
2009-09-11 Accupac to manufacture Access Pharmaceuticals' MuGard 0 None
2009-09-11 Mayo study raises hope for treating multiple sclerosis 0 4
2009-09-11 Genspera to commence G-202 Phase I trial following FDA approval 0 None
2009-09-11 Results from the BRITE-MD trials published in Psychiatry Research: Aspect Medical Systems 0 5
2009-09-11 Dyax' Phase 3 hereditary angioedema clinical program affirms reliability of its novel PROs 0 None
2009-09-11 RWJF selects Regions Hospital to take part in its effort to improve cardiac care delivered in hospitals 0 None
2009-09-11 Pluristem begins enrollment following FDA approval for clinical trials of its PLX-PAD stem cell product 0 None
2009-09-11 Roche scientists use their xCELLigence System to analyze nutlin-induced apoptosis 0 None
2009-09-11 Abstracts on Merck Serono oncology treatments to be presented at ECCO and ESMO 0 None
2009-09-11 Cymbalta maintains reduction in pain for patients with chronic low back pain 0 1
2009-09-11 Newly established Edward Neurosciences Institute to provide advanced stroke care in Chicago 0 None
2009-09-11 Tetraphase to present its study on novel classes of antibiotics to treat drug-resistant infections 0 None
2009-09-11 ERC funds DiaDrug project to study the link between insulin resistance and albuminuria 0 None
2009-09-11 Amylin and Biocon collaborate to develop a peptide therapeutic for treating diabetes 0 None
2009-09-11 Medical institutes sponsor education newsletter series on angioedema 0 None
2009-09-11 Culinary Software adds Allergen Alerts functionality to its ChefTec software 0 None
2009-09-11 Positive results from Mpex' Phase 2b clinical trial with Aeroquin 0 None
2009-09-11 New data reveals the efficacy of Instanyl in management of breakthrough cancer pain 0 None
2009-09-11 Study investigating the effect of FTO obesity gene in relation to food habits 0 None
2009-09-11 HHS, Ad Council and Warner Bros unite to address childhood obesity 0 None
2009-09-11 Mount Sinai Medical Center partners with Long Island Heart Associates to open new cardiovascular center on Long Island 0 None
2009-09-11 Campaign to educate customers on chronic pain management 0 None
2009-09-11 Efficacy of Instanyl in management of breakthrough cancer pain demonstrated 0 None
2009-09-11 Biomarkers for rapid identification of treatment effectiveness in major depression 1 None
2009-09-11 Second-hand tobacco smoke exposure results in NAFLD 0 None
2009-09-11 Enlarged fat cells and waist-to-height ratios can cause diabetes in women 0 1
2009-09-11 Researchers discover the role of endothelin in vaso-occlusive pain 0 None
2009-09-11 ABTA launches new research program on brain tumor therapy 0 None
2009-09-11 Routine screening is useful for identifying pregnant women with gestational diabetes 0 None
2009-09-11 eChIP genetic technique developed to examine FA proteins with DNA crosslinks 0 None
2009-09-11 Social identity has a positive impact on health and well-being 0 None
2009-09-11 Low self-esteem in children may lead to adult obesity 0 None
2009-09-10 Phase II human clinical trial of Exsulin commences 0 None
2009-09-10 Scientist awarded grant to study the role of VENs in quick decision making 0 None
2009-09-10 Vitro Diagnostics' novel stem cell technology for cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-10 Endothelin research update to be presented at APS' 11th International Conference 0 4
2009-09-10 Depression and substance dependency may be more common among people 0 None
2009-09-10 The first CardioGraft patch with MatrACELL technology implant performed 0 None
2009-09-10 Esperance Pharmaceuticals begins human clinical trials of its EP-100 cancer therapeutic candidate 0 5
2009-09-10 Teva's COPAXONE holds promise for relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis 0 4
2009-09-10 A non-invasive test for cystic fibrosis is the goal of University Of Arizona researchers 0 None
2009-09-10 UCSB researchers use lasers to deliver drugs into cancer cells 0 None
2009-09-10 Half of six million major depressive disorder with comorbid panic attack cases go untreated 0 None
2009-09-10 GI Company's Phase II study demonstrates safety of rhITF oral spray formulation 0 None
2009-09-10 PinnacleCare and Champions Biotechnology collaborate to offer personalized oncology services worldwide 0 None
2009-09-10 FDA approves Ascenta's IND for AT-406 multi-IAP antagonist 0 None
2009-09-10 Addressing employee mental health problems increases productivity: Researches 1 None
2009-09-10 METOZOLV drug approved for treating gastroesophageal reflux disease 0 None
2009-09-10 Applications for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and AACR 2010 Research Grants Program invited 0 None
2009-09-10 New treatment strategies for multiple sclerosis 0 2
2009-09-10 Cancer Research UK launches a new Cancer Centre at Cardiff 0 None
2009-09-10 Ketamine shows rapid antidepressant effects 0 None
2009-09-10 Special issue of Optometry & Vision Development explores autism 0 None
2009-09-10 'How Much Longer' campaign for promoting autism awareness 0 5
2009-09-10 Nanobio hybrids for brain cancer therapy 0 None
2009-09-10 New type of stem cell in the prostate may be a source for prostate cancer, say researchers 0 None
2009-09-10 Researchers find link between traffic noise and increased blood pressure 0 None
2009-09-10 Roche Group and ImmunoCellular Therapeutics sign research agreement regarding ICT-69 antibody 0 None
2009-09-10 Lead exposure may result in cardiovascular mortality 0 None
2009-09-10 Risk of NAFLD lowers with routine physical activities 0 None
2009-09-10 Oral and throat cancers linked to human papilloma virus 0 None
2009-09-10 GlaxoSmithKline's CERVARIX receives favorable recommendation from FDA Advisory Committee 0 None
2009-09-10 Free, online self-assessment quiz helps assess health and lifestyle risks for PAD 0 None
2009-09-10 DaVita offers individualized treatment options for students with kidney disease 0 None
2009-09-10 Society of Interventional Radiology's resources emphasize on PAD 0 None
2009-09-10 Higher rate of motor vehicle crashes in MHE patients 0 None
2009-09-10 Obesity experts call on policymakers to adopt obesity recommendations 0 None
2009-09-10 Three genes linked to Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2009-09-09 Mentally ill smokers also benefit from treatment, says research paper 0 None
2009-09-09 American Asthma Foundation awards $750,000 for asthma research 0 None
2009-09-09 Chemgenex completes NDA submission for its omacetaxine mepesuccinate to the FDA 0 None
2009-09-09 St. Jude Medical's Brio neurostimulator receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2009-09-09 New television program to raise awareness about cardiovascular diseases in women 1 None
2009-09-09 CEO Cancer Gold Standard accreditation for ASCO 0 None
2009-09-09 VIVUS' Phase 3 studies find Qnexa effective in tackling obesity 0 5
2009-09-09 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute reaches milestone: $1 billion raised in campaign 0 None
2009-09-09 SupportSight free seminar for people affected by macular degeneration 0 None
2009-09-09 Campaign launched to tackle childhood obesity 0 None
2009-09-09 International Institute of Biomedical Sciences and Technology established for a global research initiative 0 None
2009-09-09 Bayer submits an IND for its MN-IC antibody-drug conjugate to the FDA 0 None
2009-09-09 Psoriasis Walk organized to support the research and education programs of Psoriasis Cure Now 0 None
2009-09-09 1.4 million Nigerians over the age of 40 will become blind by 2020: Study 0 None
2009-09-09 Daily intake of fruits and vegetables indicates higher cognitive performance in individuals 0 None
2009-09-09 Moisturizing skin helps manage Keratosis Pilaris 0 None
2009-09-09 Molecular mechanism responsible for transition of non-invasive breast cancer into invasive disease discovered 0 None
2009-09-09 FDA approves Salix' METOZOLV ODT for treating diabetic gastroparesis 0 None
2009-09-09 Safeway raises funds to support neuromuscular disease medical research and therapies 0 None
2009-09-09 Cardiac Network increases the number of sites for its research study 0 None
2009-09-09 First results of European survey of cancer patients' experience of breakthrough pain presented at EFIC 0 None
2009-09-09 New findings may help identify treatments for diabetes and hyperinsulinemia 0 None
2009-09-09 Proposed Idaho nuclear plant to tackle critical shortage of lifesaving medical isotopes 0 None
2009-09-09 Nutrisystem D program helps overweight type 2 diabetic people lose weight 0 None
2009-09-09 Meda launches EDLUAR in the U.S. 0 None
2009-09-09 Obesity, alcohol and smoking linked to second breast cancer occurrence 0 5
2009-09-09 Regular usage of CGM devices help manage diabetes 0 None
2009-09-09 Research study examines the depression rate in chronic kidney disease patients 0 None
2009-09-09 PKCiota oncogene essential for lung cancer stem cell proliferation 0 None
2009-09-09 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries to present MS treatment research data 0 None
2009-09-09 Research reveals new protective properties of vitamin C 0 5
2009-09-09 Study to test efficacy of lapatinib in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2009-09-09 New technique for tumor therapy under study 0 None
2009-09-09 Online destination resource for diabetics 0 None
2009-09-09 Genetic risk factor involved in cystic fibrosis discovered 0 None
2009-09-09 Philadelphia MCAN project as model for managing childhood asthma and reducing H1N1 risk 0 None
2009-09-09 Research study highlights unique aspects of tumor immunology 0 None
2009-09-08 New procedure used for breast cancer surgery 0 None
2009-09-08 Applications invited from scientists for LBD Biomarker Research Award 0 None
2009-09-08 Scientists use advanced technology to find about composite structure of skin 0 None
2009-09-08 Cytrx to submit revised protocol for arimoclomol Phase IIb clinical trial 0 None
2009-09-08 Valeant develops an acne drug with a low concentration of BPO combined with clindamycin 0 None
2009-09-08 Exposure to air pollution can cause heart attack 0 None
2009-09-08 FDA undecided on safety guidelines for hydroquinone use 0 None
2009-09-08 Valentx raises funds to develop less-invasive treatment for morbid obesity 0 None
2009-09-08 Working mothers suffer from vision impairment as they age 0 None
2009-09-08 DOR's Phase 1/2 clinical trial for prevention of radiation enteritis receives NIH grant 0 None
2009-09-08 Patient enrollment for Phase 2b study of PRX302 completed by Protox Therapeutics 1 None
2009-09-08 RONA MS Bike Tour organized for the benefit of the Quebec Division of the MS Society a huge success 0 None
2009-09-08 Lupus Foundation of America takes steps to address shortage of participants for clinical trial 0 None
2009-09-08 Simple structured compounds to be synthesised for cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-08 Stemedica files patent application for diabetic retinopathy treatment 0 2.5
2009-09-08 Researchers discover benefits of treating Alzheimer's disease with cancer drug 0 None
2009-09-08 Axel Ullrich receives the 2009 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research 0 None
2009-09-08 Brainwave opens a new facility in Birchwood 0 None
2009-09-08 Chronic periodontitis linked to head and neck cancer 1 None
2009-09-08 Small molecule inhibitors could create new combination therapies 0 None
2009-09-08 Screening rates for colorectal cancer are lower in safety net health system, study reveals 0 None
2009-09-08 COPD patients to have better protection against pneumonia with new vaccine 0 None
2009-09-08 Increased public awareness of cancer symptoms necessary to prevent avoidable deaths 0 2
2009-09-08 Household sun exposure in the UK increases skin cancer prevalence 0 None
2009-09-08 Small molecule blocks aberrant pathway associated with myotonic dystrophy 0 None
2009-09-08 Large B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma now treatable 0 3
2009-09-08 Scientists solve the mystery of zonulin's identity 2 5
2009-09-08 Contraceptive pill likely cause for 20 percent drop in ovarian cancer rates 0 None
2009-09-08 Cognitive abilities decline more for people with Alzheimer's disease due to infections 0 None
2009-09-08 Labour market trends may have impact on the mental health of young people 0 None
2009-09-07 Presence of virus linked with malignant human prostate cancer cells 0 None
2009-09-07 Rise in primary liver cancer cases attributed to increased alcohol consumption 0 None
2009-09-07 Early schizophrenia symptoms include unusually high CA1 subfield activity 0 None
2009-09-07 Muscular Dystrophy Canada to host the 44th Jerry Lewis Labour Day Telethon 0 None
2009-09-07 ‘The Good Life’ session for people with neurological disorders 0 None
2009-09-07 Regurin XL capsule for the treatment of OAB launched in UK 0 None
2009-09-07 People with genetic risk of bowel cancer decline genetic testing 1 None
2009-09-07 CLU and PICALM genes associated with Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-09-07 IRS1 gene could lead to better treatment of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2009-09-07 Two more genetic risk factors for Alzheimer's disease discovered 0 None
2009-09-07 Better health system needed to identify and manage childhood obesity 0 None
2009-09-07 Harmless shard from childhood virus shell may halt biological process 0 4
2009-09-07 CIHR funds for Alzheimer's and stroke research 0 None
2009-09-07 Cancer drug could restore memory deficits in Alzheimer's patients 0 None
2009-09-07 Scientists identify new genetic variations that are associated with type 2 diabetes 0 None
2009-09-05 SoftScan clinical results from a breast cancer treatment monitoring study to be presented at IEEE International Conference 0 None
2009-09-05 Alzheimer’s disease researcher joins UBC's European Scientific Advisory Board 0 None
2009-09-05 Keratoconus patients to benefit from new contact lens launched by SynergEyes 0 None
2009-09-05 European MAA for lubiprostone withdrawn by Sucampo Pharma Europe 0 None
2009-09-05 MRF announces winners of six 2009 research grants 0 None
2009-09-05 Victim’s longevity with the deadly disease inspires thousands of dying patients 0 None
2009-09-05 Aflac Ford Fusion to sport 13-year-old cancer patient's paint scheme 0 None
2009-09-05 FDA notifies PDUFA action date for Cell Therapeutics' NDA for pixantrone 0 None
2009-09-05 microRNAs analysis could detect pancreatic cancer 0 4
2009-09-05 Brain protein srGAP2 capable of forming filopodia 0 None
2009-09-05 CARO and Elekta award $75,000 fellowship for lung cancer research 0 None
2009-09-05 New approach for understanding how drug resistance occurs in leukemia 0 None
2009-09-05 Spectrum's ZEVALIN expanded label receives FDA approval for treating non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 0 None
2009-09-05 Yoga reduces back pain and fights depression 2 None
2009-09-04 Delcath Systems to present abstract at ILCA Annual Conference 0 None
2009-09-04 TV awareness campaign to dispel the negative stigma regarding mental illness 0 None
2009-09-04 NEI awards grant to Vivakor for developing a digital photo-refractor 0 None
2009-09-04 Banner Good Samaritan treats cancers and neurological disorders with the Novalis Tx radiosurgery platform 0 None
2009-09-04 New treatment for vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell patients 0 None
2009-09-04 IND for Cytopia's CYT387 clears the FDA review 0 None
2009-09-04 FOXO3a protein stimulates cancer development 0 3
2009-09-04 Genetic cause of progressive hearing loss discovered 0 None
2009-09-04 Type 2 diabetic people not consuming healthy diets 0 None
2009-09-04 LearningRx teaches parents on how to improve their kids' attention 0 None
2009-09-03 RanBP9 protein targeted for developing new Alzheimer's drugs 0 None
2009-09-03 Endo Pharmaceuticals launches VALSTAR for treating recurrent carcinoma in situ bladder tumors 0 3.3
2009-09-03 Optimized turmeric extracts may prevent memory loss 1 4
2009-09-03 Ethical Alternative Products launches the OmniFlex joint support formula 0 None
2009-09-03 Low HDL-cholesterol and high triglycerides linked to increased risk of CHD 1 5
2009-09-03 Damprid's recommendations for tackling seasonal allergy 0 None
2009-09-03 Beijing Rain and Earth Technology to provide cheaper blood dialysis in China 0 None
2009-09-03 SRC raises funds through concert to help autistic children 1 None
2009-09-03 Fashion show to help raise public awareness of psoriasis 0 None
2009-09-03 Study reports a potential new investigational therapy for skin cancer 0 None
2009-09-03 Biogen Idec's MS franchise to present at the 25th Congress of ECTRIMS 0 None
2009-09-03 Volvo Cars and ALSF support families affected by pediatric cancer 0 None
2009-09-03 Gloucester’s romidepsin recommended for approval by the FDA Oncologic Drug Advisory Committee 0 None
2009-09-03 Novel oncology therapeutic evaluation in Biomerk Tumorgraft platform 0 None
2009-09-03 National Cancer Institute awards grant to Receptor Logic for breast cancer research 0 None
2009-09-03 Study identifies key compound that quickens recovery from life-threatening blood cell shortages 0 None
2009-09-03 Accuracy of the LENA Autism Screen increased 0 4
2009-09-03 Algeta partners with Bayer for development and commercialization of Alpharadin drug 0 None
2009-09-03 Aerocrine’s NIOX MINO technology approved in Canada for treating asthma 0 None
2009-09-03 Strelitz Diabetes Center awarded a two-year grant for 12-LO research 0 None
2009-09-03 New device for treating hypoglycemia launched globally 0 None
2009-09-03 NIH grants $8 million to Fox Chase Cancer Center for cancer research 0 None
2009-09-03 Brain profiling tool to detect at-risk combat soldiers 0 None
2009-09-03 New online interactive quiz to gauge risk for cavities 0 None
2009-09-03 GDC-0449 inhibits the Hedgehog signaling pathway 0 4
2009-09-03 IGRT offers improved treatment results for obese prostate cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-03 More youngsters are using anti-obesity drugs 0 1
2009-09-03 Avastin increases survival rates in recurrent glioblastoma affected patients 0 None
2009-09-03 New target for cancer cure identified 0 None
2009-09-03 New method for treating hand disorder discovered 0 None
2009-09-03 Patients with advanced NSCLC predict their overall survival rates 0 None
2009-09-02 Scientists demonstrate the link between cancer and diesel fumes 1 None
2009-09-02 New tool developed for dementia affected people 0 None
2009-09-02 Kaiser Foundation invites nominations for 2010 National Awards for Excellence Program 0 None
2009-09-02 ICD implantation reduces mortality in heart attack patients 0 5
2009-09-02 The CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System deployed at the CHUM 0 None
2009-09-02 Dr. Samadi of the Mount Sinai Medical Center stresses on prostate cancer awareness 0 None
2009-09-02 Wallet-sized cards offer athletes tips for detecting and monitoring concussions 0 None
2009-09-02 BRNI announces agreement to advance research on brain and neurological disorders 0 None
2009-09-02 Hope for limiting skin toxicity of cancer drug users 0 None
2009-09-02 Irregular heartbeat is a common cause of stroke 0 None
2009-09-02 Neuromuscular disorders common among Canadians 0 None
2009-09-02 Survey on the current routine practice in CRT implantations in patients with heart failure 0 None
2009-09-02 Pre-hospitalization strategies will bring down mortality rate of patients with heart disorders 0 None
2009-09-02 Future Alzheimer's treatments may be effective before the onset of symptoms 0 None
2009-09-02 Strategy to enhance diabetes management across Canada 0 None
2009-09-02 The Kyoto Heart study shows positive effect of valsartan on cardiovascular outcome 0 None
2009-09-02 CT screening for coronary artery calcification can cause radiation-induced cancer 0 None
2009-09-02 Defibrillator-cardiac resynchronization therapy combination reduces heat failure risk 0 None
2009-09-02 ProMedica Health System to tackle northwest Ohio’s and southeast Michigan’s obesity problems 0 None
2009-09-02 Education and cardiac defibrillators can boost survival rates 0 None
2009-09-02 Novo Nordisk's NCDP provides support for accurate cost and benefit assessments of preventive health 0 None
2009-09-02 LINGO1 variant responsible for essential tremors and Parkinson's disease 0 1
2009-09-02 Structural MRI for early diagnosis of neurodegenerative disorders 0 None
2009-09-02 Telemedical supervision for chronic heart failure patients reduces hospital expenses 0 None
2009-09-02 Researchers discover why smoking increases the risk of heart disease and stroke 0 None
2009-09-02 The American Heart Association implements many community actions for preventing childhood obesity 0 None
2009-09-02 Adult stem cell treatments for severe limb ischemia and refractory coronary ischemia discussed 0 None
2009-09-02 New findings on molecular imaging and prostate cancer 0 None
2009-09-02 Research on Ewing's sarcoma could lead to drugs for patients who do not respond to chemotherapy 0 None
2009-09-02 New study on behaviour of telomeres during cell division in cancerous human cells 0 None
2009-09-02 Clinical criteria for mild cognitive impairment proves better for identifying Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2009-09-02 Genes that regulate the energy consumption of cells have a different structure and expression in diabetics 0 None
2009-09-02 Waist-hip ratio is a better of measure of obesity in older patients 0 5
2009-09-02 Eating Recovery Center releases white paper on referral practices 0 None
2009-09-02 Grant awarded to two researchers to study the role of GLP-1 in people at risk for or with diabetes 0 None
2009-09-02 JAMA study reveals the genetic signature of brain cancer 0 None
2009-09-02 Irbesartan drug minimizes heart failure complications in patients with atrial fibrillation 0 None
2009-09-02 White matter hyperintensities could lead to permanent thinking problems 0 None
2009-09-02 Heidelberg neuropathologists detect astrocytomas that can deactivate the "death receptor" 0 None
2009-09-02 Less-invasive, organ-sparing endoscopic therapy for treating early stages of esophageal cancer 0 None
2009-09-02 Report from health experts recommends several strategies to reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2009-09-02 Scientists shed light on the relationship between hypertension and obesity 0 None
2009-09-02 Patients with PFO may have increased odds of postoperative strokes 0 5
2009-09-02 Michigan newborn blood spot data to help understand causes of celebral palsy 0 None
2009-09-02 Study reveals that baking soda benefits patients with advanced chronic kidney disease 0 None
2009-09-02 Biotransformed blueberry juice can function as anti-obesity and anti-diabetic agent 0 None
2009-09-02 Higher education levels associated with an earlier need for symptomatic treatment of Parkinson's disease 0 3
2009-09-02 New research on post-traumatic stress disorder to be presented at MHRF 0 None
2009-09-02 The biology of apoE and apoE receptors in Alzheimer's disease to be researched under new NIH program 0 None
2009-09-02 Researchers analyze the role of bioactive lipids in inflammatory diseases 0 3
2009-09-02 Statistics reveals that blacks experience higher rates of pancreatic cancer deaths than whites 0 None
2009-09-02 Pesticide beta-HCH in blood and Parkinson's disease are linked: UT Southwestern Medical Center 0 None
2009-09-02 AICC formed to provide access to the highest quality, integrated care to patients with cancer 0 None
2009-09-02 Polymyositis and dermatomyositis affected patients more prone to cardiovascular diseases 0 5
2009-09-01 New computer software capable of sifting through hundreds of cancer causing genetic mutations 0 None
2009-09-01 Immediate catheterization not always better for ACS patients 0 None
2009-09-01 Altered gene network interaction plays an important role in brain tumors 0 None
2009-09-01 Circulating endothelial cells play a fundamental role in the development of cancer in children 0 None
2009-09-01 Acute myocardial infarction: One of the leading causes of death in the Western world 0 None
2009-09-01 Brisk walking avoids obesity 0 None
2009-09-01 AAD urges Americans to remind grandparents to perform skin self-examination 0 None
2009-09-01 GS-101 effective in inhibiting and regressing corneal neovascularisation 0 None
2009-09-01 Weight-loss surgery prior to pregnancy results in lower prevalence of obesity in children 0 None
2009-09-01 New study reveals that moderate aerobic exercise improves insulin sensitivity in obese adolescents 0 None
2009-09-01 Reperfusion therapy proves beneficial for patients with heart attacks 0 None
2009-09-01 Fox Chase becomes the seventh cancer center to receive the CEO Cancer Gold Standard accreditation 0 None
2009-09-01 CPRIT releases five cancer research requests after receiving first funding 0 None
2009-09-01 Warfarin therapy provides substantial protection for elder patients with atrial fibrillation 0 None
2009-09-01 St. Baldrick’s Foundation to organize fund raiser for childhood cancer research 0 None
2009-09-01 Traditional lipid risk factors to be strong predictors of cardiovascular events according to a study 0 None
2009-09-01 Nighttime acid reflux symptoms impair sleep quality 0 None
2009-09-01 State wrap: Mental illness in Arizona, stimulus "windfall" in Texas, Medicaid expansion in Nebraska 0 None
2009-09-01 VAERS calls for reporting of GBS cases following 2009 H1N1 flu vaccination 0 None
2009-09-01 Study establishes link between workplace bullying and increased sleep disturbances 0 None
2009-09-01 New clinical predictors required to determine future asthma attacks 0 None
2009-09-01 Black hypertension patients experience poor communication with doctors than white patients 1 None
2009-09-01 New technique developed for the treatment of cancer 0 None
2009-09-01 Daxor's signed trial agreement with Pacific Cardiology to provide the BVA-100 instrument 0 None
2009-09-01 New study discovers link between work stress and rheumatoid arthritis development 0 None
2009-09-01 Natural food compounds may play a vital role in cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-01 AAO-HNSF to issue the first guideline for helping physicians manage dysphonia 0 None
2009-09-01 Low level exposure to carbon dioxide leads to increased risk of hospitalization in older people 0 None
2009-09-01 Mitoxantrone is highly efficient in suppressing multiple sclerosis 0 None
2009-09-01 Patient race more important than blood pressure control status for determining the quality of patient-doctor communication 0 None
2009-09-01 Study reveals that low carbohydrate diet delayed the need for antihyperglycemic drug therapy in type 2 diabetic patients 0 None

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