Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - January 2011

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2011-01-31 FDA approves ultrasmall silica inorganic nanoparticle INDA for targeted molecular imaging of cancer 0 None
2011-01-31 Researchers to develop computer-assisted diagnosis tools for pathologists 0 None
2011-01-31 MAP Pharmaceuticals, Allergan collaborate for LEVADEX to treat acute migraine in adults 0 None
2011-01-31 VBL commences two studies to evaluate efficacy, safety of VB-111 in advanced cancers 0 None
2011-01-31 National Jewish Health scientists identify signaling pathway for ALI 0 None
2011-01-31 Maxygen initiates Phase I study to evaluate CTLA4-Ig therapeutic for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2011-01-31 Loyola inaugurates clinic exclusively to treat children with headaches 0 None
2011-01-31 Empire State Building, NYRR partner with MMRF for new myeloma drugs 0 None
2011-01-31 Lowe's receives CEO Cancer Gold Standard accreditation 0 None
2011-01-31 Physicians suggest new target structure for deep brain stimulation 0 None
2011-01-31 GATTEX Phase 3 pivotal study reaches primary efficacy endpoint of reducing PN in patients with SBS 0 None
2011-01-31 New study: FUS protein appears to inhibit growth of prostate cancer cells in lab 0 5
2011-01-31 Scientists to commence new DNA vaccine trial for use in patients with leukemia 0 None
2011-01-31 Inovio announces regulatory approval for Phase 2 trial to treat leukemia using new vaccine delivery device 0 None
2011-01-31 Patients unaware of stroke risk with irregular heart beat conditions 0 None
2011-01-31 Extreme morning sickness drug comes at a price 0 4
2011-01-31 Sorin Group announces commercial availability of Perceval S aortic heart valve in Europe 0 None
2011-01-31 Cohort Review Committee evaluates SCIB1 dose escalation, safety in Phase 1 trial 0 None
2011-01-31 EU grants 3.3 million to AMP for gene therapy development against AIP 0 None
2011-01-31 Venture philanthropist invests $3.5 million to thwart Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-31 New study: Super Bowl loss is linked to increased death rates in older individuals 0 None
2011-01-30 Omega-3 deficieny may play a role in neuropsychiatric disorders: Study 1 None
2011-01-30 Blind individual drives street vehicle independently 0 5
2011-01-30 Scientists convert adult skin cells into cardiomyocytes using direct reprogramming strategy 0 None
2011-01-30 Research shows nestin regulates formation of neuromuscular junction 0 None
2011-01-29 EVP of Advaxis' Science & Operations moderates Live Cancer Vaccines panel discussion 0 None
2011-01-29 Ten states change their laws to require that mental health records be sent to NICS 0 None
2011-01-29 Taxol reduces cell regeneration obstacles after spinal cord injury: Scientists 0 None
2011-01-29 Six regions across province to unite through ski 0 None
2011-01-29 OCPS unveils new school recipes at Chefs Move to Schools event 0 None
2011-01-29 Research findings could help psychiatrists better diagnose depression, schizophrenia 1 None
2011-01-29 ESC believes stress management programmes may reduce recurrent CVD events 0 None
2011-01-29 U.S. Senators urge Army to help National Guard troops for mental health support 0 None
2011-01-29 HPN President announces gift to UCLA to advance research for Neural Regeneration 0 None
2011-01-29 Research Project's efficient solution for early cancer detection receives Leonardo da Vinci Prize 0 None
2011-01-29 PPTA offers new DVD on plasma donation 0 None
2011-01-29 Phase III study shows tapentadol ER relieves chronic pain associated with DPN 0 None
2011-01-29 Later puberty results in lower bone mass, increases risk of fracture: Study 0 1
2011-01-29 OREF, Biomet donate $1.3 million for medical education programs in orthopaedic surgery 0 None
2011-01-29 Cystic Fibrosis Canada hosts Kites in Flight celebration to raise awareness of CF 0 None
2011-01-29 Research sheds light on role of helping in addiction recovery 0 None
2011-01-29 LivDerma founder develops transdermal delivery system for effective pain relief 0 None
2011-01-29 Elderly Americans most likely to have one or more cognitive disorders: AHRQ 0 None
2011-01-29 North Shore-LIJ seeks patients with early-stage prostate cancer to participate in Phase I study 0 None
2011-01-29 Disparities in limb salvage procedures may be driven by SES, access to high-volume hospitals 0 None
2011-01-29 Etanercept can restore responsiveness to pain-relieving effects of morphine: Study 0 None
2011-01-29 Genetic study helps investigators solve medical mysteries 0 None
2011-01-29 Hy-Vee to kick off American Heart Month in February 0 None
2011-01-29 U-M researchers reveal molecular signals that regulate catch-up growth 0 None
2011-01-29 CIHR announces $8.6 million for new research on Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-29 FDA approves Arteriocyte's Magellan MAR01 technology for Phase I trial to treat CLI 0 None
2011-01-29 Light therapy can help preserve vocal cord function for patients with early stage laryngeal cancer: Study 0 None
2011-01-29 Scientists discover key clue that can lead to sudden cardiac deaths 0 None
2011-01-29 New research shows mini-stroke creates lasting damage to brain cells 0 5
2011-01-29 UMMS, Lundbeck announce research collaboration to develop targeted therapy for HD 0 None
2011-01-29 Spanish language soap opera to focus on obesity crisis 0 None
2011-01-29 Nitrous oxide anesthesia may lead to increased risk of myocardial infarction: Study 0 5
2011-01-29 FDA approves Mylan's ANDA for ER Tablets 0 None
2011-01-29 LFA launches new nationwide education series for people with lupus 0 None
2011-01-29 Hormonal therapy during menopause time may increase risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-29 Research provides new clues for compulsive behavior, cognitive defects linked with LND 0 None
2011-01-29 New surgical approach can remove throat tumor and rebuild trachea 0 2.5
2011-01-29 FDA approves GRALISE Tablets for treatment of PHN 0 None
2011-01-29 Cedars-Sinai's director receives lifetime achievement award for medical research, mentorship 0 None
2011-01-28 Antibiotic may help in development of new anti-cancer agents: Researchers 0 4
2011-01-28 Apple Valley Medical Clinic inaugurates new Sleep Center to provide quality care 0 None
2011-01-28 European Commission to implement SUNRAY-project to tackle malnutrition in Africa 0 None
2011-01-28 Both absence of insulin and resistance to insulin are associated with defects in FAS 0 None
2011-01-28 Genentech, Biogen announce FDA approval of Rituxan to treat follicular lymphoma 0 None
2011-01-28 New study links vitamin D deficiency with deficits in altered lung structure and function 0 None
2011-01-28 Naprosyn used in Iroko's Phase I pharmacokinetic study of naproxen 0 None
2011-01-28 Connectome remains dynamic during development, says Scripps Research 0 None
2011-01-28 Onset of puberty influences bone strength 0 None
2011-01-28 Survey finds public lack knowledge of radiotherapy 0 None
2011-01-28 AfrOx and ESMO join to raise international awareness of growing problem of cancer in Africa 0 None
2011-01-28 Misaligned research, medical challenges and harsh economics thwart efforts against Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-28 Acurian completes enrollment contribution of over 600 diabetes patients for global, 9-protocol study 0 None
2011-01-28 Nation study examines running-related injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments 0 None
2011-01-28 Scientist examines tungsten contamination in drinking water 0 None
2011-01-28 New insight on rehabilitating brain function in addicts 0 None
2011-01-28 Tarceva Phase III EURTAC study in NSCLC patients with EGFR activating mutations meets primary endpoint 0 None
2011-01-28 Phase II trial finds fostamatinib ineffective in RA patients not responsive to biologic agents 0 1
2011-01-28 Prototype drug halts GVHD in mouse models of bone marrow transplantation 0 None
2011-01-28 PCMD forms 6M research and analysis network to investigate role of virus infection in type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-01-28 Taxol drug promotes regeneration of nerve cells in CNS after spinal cord injury: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 Preclinical data on Inovio’s intradermal electroporation delivery devices presented at Phacilitate Vaccine Forum 0 None
2011-01-28 ALS Biopharma receives ADDF grant to develop therapeutics against Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-28 USPTO issues Notice of Allowances to Lakewood's three patent applications for treatment of HUS 0 None
2011-01-28 Diabetes Spring Conference 2011 to take place at University of Greenwich 0 None
2011-01-28 Study suggests newborn diagnosis can improve survival in SCID patients 0 None
2011-01-28 New molecular player responsible for regulation of appetite and metabolism 0 None
2011-01-28 Study identifies gaps in primary health care for seniors with multiple chronic conditions 0 None
2011-01-28 Study: Running-related injuries increased to 34% in children 0 None
2011-01-28 Protein Erk necessary for nerve fibers to be wrapped with myelin 0 None
2011-01-28 Patients and spouses experience distress related to diabetes 0 None
2011-01-28 XYTOS shares cancer patient treatment results 0 None
2011-01-28 API2-MALT1 fusion protein appears to trigger cancer 0 None
2011-01-28 Endo and Orion enter oncology R&D collaboration 0 None
2011-01-28 Single DNA variation linked to decreased risk of coronary disease in African-Americans 0 None
2011-01-28 Hand-held PDA devices for recording daily symptoms help fibromyalgia patients: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 CSL Behring receives marketing approval for HAE drug Berinert in Israel 0 None
2011-01-28 McGill, GSK enter collaborative research agreement on cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-01-28 Annual mammogram screening at younger age reduces breast cancer deaths 0 None
2011-01-28 Teaming broccoli with sprouts may make vegetable's anti-cancer effect twice as powerful 0 None
2011-01-28 Crossed eyes in adults can also be corrected 1 3.2
2011-01-28 Interim results from ganetespib Phase 2 trial in NSCLC to be presented at 11th IASLC annual meeting 0 None
2011-01-28 Discovery of aldose reductase enzyme can result in new therapies for asthma and COPD 0 None
2011-01-28 Study aims to determine risk of dementia, cognitive decline in middle-aged people 0 None
2011-01-28 Boston Scientific reports first U.S. use of Blazer Open-Irrigated Catheter in BLOCk-CTI clinical trial 0 None
2011-01-28 UMMS, Lundbeck enter research collaboration to develop targeted therapy for HD 0 None
2011-01-28 FDA approves Boca's generic Xodol for relief of moderate to moderately severe pain 0 None
2011-01-28 Receptos begins RPC1063 Phase 1 clinical study in patients with multiple sclerosis 0 5
2011-01-28 Racial disparities exist between kidney disease patients and physicians: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 Gene signature can accurately predict breast cancer outcomes 0 None
2011-01-28 Aging-associated protein deficiency may lead to positive breast cancer in women 0 None
2011-01-28 Cognitive training may help end hijacking of imagination by drugs of abuse 0 None
2011-01-27 Cardiac stem cell therapy can rebuild damaged heart in children 0 None
2011-01-27 Study finds surgery greatly reduces daytime sleepiness in sleep apnea patients 1 None
2011-01-27 FDA accepts Pain Therapeutics NDA resubmission for REMOXY 0 None
2011-01-27 Provectus announces completion of PV-10 Phase 1 trial in patients with liver cancer 0 None
2011-01-27 H3 Biomedicine introduces cancer research and development operations in Cambridge 0 None
2011-01-27 Medtronic releases CD HORIZON SOLERA Spinal System in the U.S. 0 None
2011-01-27 Plexxikon begins PLX5622 Phase 1 trial in patients with rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2011-01-27 NHS reforms & proposed spending questioned 0 None
2011-01-27 Gestational diabetes raises risk of diabetes and weight problems in babies: Study 0 5
2011-01-27 Interferon-alpha associated with increased risk of atherosclerosis in patients with SLE 1 None
2011-01-27 FDA grants 510(k) clearance to Sonitus Medical's SoundBite Hearing System 0 None
2011-01-27 AVRF and UPEI collaboration awarded Innovation PEI Pilot and Discovery Fund grant 0 None
2011-01-27 Phase III study affirms safety and efficacy of Cumberland's Caldolor for post-operative pain 0 None
2011-01-27 TD2 and Flagship Biosciences offer combined oncology and pathology services 0 None
2011-01-27 'Alzheimer's has the power to bring the country to its financial knees' 0 1
2011-01-27 Rethink Autism to offer free web-based program for parents and teachers 0 None
2011-01-27 DMP1 protein prevents endothelial cells to respond to VEGF 0 None
2011-01-27 Scientists discover new mechanism neurons use to fine-tune electrical output 0 None
2011-01-27 Workers in high hazardous jobs can benefit from hands-on safety training, say researchers 0 None
2011-01-27 ASTRO continues commitment to 6-point patient protection plan 0 None
2011-01-27 Fibroblasts help 'recruit' immune cells for tumor growth 0 None
2011-01-27 Nanoencapsulation helps administer more-effective doses of anti-cancer drugs 0 None
2011-01-27 NQF endorses outcome measures to improve quality of care for people with mental illnesses 0 None
2011-01-27 NEREG introduces new locations to memory treatment program 0 5
2011-01-27 IDEV announces release of SUPERA stent data from Leipzig Registry 0 None
2011-01-27 Research finds link between increased hygiene and higher rates of certain diseases in women 0 1
2011-01-27 Molecular mechanism in nerve fibers ensures rapid conductance of nervous system impulses 0 None
2011-01-27 AB Science initiates recruitment in masitinib phase 3 study in severe persistent asthma 0 None
2011-01-27 Antibiotic use in first six months of life may result in childhood asthma 0 None
2011-01-27 Metanx promotes restoration of lost cutaneous sensation in Diabetic Neuropathy patients 0 None
2011-01-27 How estrogen decreases risk and delays onset and progression of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-27 NIH study helps explain survival rate discrepancy between cardiac arrest in public and home 0 None
2011-01-27 First cases using Concentric Medical's Trevo System for ischemic stroke performed in Canada 0 None
2011-01-27 BrainScope sponsors 'B-Ahead U.K. Trial' to assess traumatic brain injury 0 None
2011-01-27 Triggering CD45 molecule blocks early development of AD 0 None
2011-01-27 Mount Sinai's Cardiac Catheterization Lab wins New York State's highest 'two-star' safety rating 0 None
2011-01-27 Researchers discover new sensory neurons that mediate BP and metabolism regulation in liver 0 None
2011-01-27 Teen brains react with erratic excitement during reward-driven tasks 0 None
2011-01-27 Targeting UROD enzyme boosts effects of radiotherapy and chemotherapy in head, neck tumors 0 None
2011-01-27 FDA Advisory Committee recommends expanded indication for Abbott's RX ACCULINK Carotid Stent System 0 None
2011-01-27 Avantra begins shipment of new Q400 Biomarker Workstation and Angio Qx BioChip Immunoassay 0 4
2011-01-27 MGH investigators develop novel system to deliver growth factors to chronic wounds 0 None
2011-01-27 Tryton initiates enrollment in Side Branch Stent System study 0 None
2011-01-27 Researchers invent paper microfluidic device for rapid medical diagnostics, chemical analysis 0 None
2011-01-27 Boston Scientific initiates enrollment in comparative Chinese study of PROMUS Element Everolimus-Eluting Stent 0 None
2011-01-27 U.S. FDA announces link between breast implants and ALCL 0 5
2011-01-27 Elimination of glucagon action may help convert Type 1 diabetes into non-insulin-dependent disorder 0 5
2011-01-27 War-time stress may lead to increased risk of death by coronary heart disease in later life 0 None
2011-01-27 Potential therapy to enhance memory and prevent loss of long-term memory 0 4
2011-01-27 Feeding regimens may improve respiratory health in premature babies with lung disease 0 5
2011-01-26 Study: Low SES is linked to high risk of depression in patients with RA 0 None
2011-01-26 ChemoCentryx commences CCX832 Phase I trial in patients with psoriasis 1 None
2011-01-26 Alcohol-related liver disease rising among young Britons 0 5
2011-01-26 Spine surgeon successfully treated with RNL Bio's stem cell therapy for Autoimmune Arthritis 0 None
2011-01-25 Pill for multiple sclerosis in the pipeline 0 4
2011-01-25 Survival following transplant surgery for liver cancer not impacted by HIV-positive status 0 None
2011-01-25 Evaluating patients for genetic variations impacts adherence to antiviral therapy 0 None
2011-01-25 FDA grants BioSante Orphan Drug designation for Melanoma Cancer Vaccine 0 None
2011-01-25 Emergent BioSolutions initiates TRU-016 Phase Ib/II study for chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2011-01-25 Majority of the public favor physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients in great pain 0 None
2011-01-25 Massive drinks mean massive calories 0 None
2011-01-25 IRIS International places 40 iQ200 Elite Automated Urine Microscopy Analyzers in Mexico in 2010 0 None
2011-01-25 NINDS awards AndroScience $3.8M cooperative translational research grant for Kennedy's Disease 0 None
2011-01-25 California jury awards $2.2 million in defective laparoscopic device case 0 None
2011-01-25 80% of NFL lineman back in game after disc surgery 0 None
2011-01-25 Northwest Biotherapeutics resumes enrollment in DCVax Phase II brain cancer clinical trial 0 None
2011-01-25 Study results presented at ASCO-GI reinforce value of Genomic Health's Oncotype DX Colon Cancer test 0 None
2011-01-25 Florida Society of Pain Management Providers commends new Pain Clinic regulations / Standards of Care 1 None
2011-01-25 Taiwanese research team develops large-scale proactive cancer treatment system first-generation prototype 0 None
2011-01-25 Kira For Women introduces two new products for menopause, PMS 0 None
2011-01-25 Study finds heart failure diagnosis four times higher in most economically disadvantaged communities 0 5
2011-01-25 ASCO urges physicians, medical schools to improve quality of life for people with cancer 0 None
2011-01-25 Middle-aged women could reduce risk of cardiovascular disease by lowering blood pressure 0 None
2011-01-25 Majority of Americans unaware of law mandating equal coverage of mental health benefits 0 None
2011-01-25 UB's therapeutic program helps teens with ADHD to become better drivers 0 None
2011-01-25 ASU Biodesign Institute hosts international research consortium on early detection of lung cancer 0 None
2011-01-25 Researchers show shunt operation can help patients with dementia 0 None
2011-01-25 American Heart Association: Cost of medical care for heart disease to raise in US by 2030 0 None
2011-01-25 Study results of Pathwork Diagnostics's Tissue of Origin Test presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-01-25 Octapharma supports development of 'Diagnosis and Management of von Willebrand Disease' CE supplement 0 5
2011-01-25 Sanofi-aventis acquires world-wide license for ADC products 0 None
2011-01-25 PharmaEngine presents PEP02 phase II studies in gastric and pancreatic cancers at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-01-25 Eisai to seek marketing authorization for perampanel in the U.S. and EU 0 None
2011-01-25 New study on pain-relieving effect of transcutaneous Vagus Nerve Stimulation 0 None
2011-01-25 New study: Workplace's key employees may experience high levels of job stress 0 None
2011-01-25 Scientists to develop enzyme that protects against nerve agents 0 None
2011-01-25 Glioblastoma's molecular flexibility helps resist nearly all treatment efforts 0 None
2011-01-25 Composer Fr-d-ric Chopin probably had temporal lobe epilepsy 0 None
2011-01-25 World's largest sterile compounding center for oncology patients 0 None
2011-01-25 FDA approves IDE Supplement for third patient allotment in HeartWare Ventricular Assist System ADVANCE trial 0 None
2011-01-25 St. Georg Hospital performs two live procedures using Endoscopic Ablation System 0 None
2011-01-25 Eisai's eritoran ACCESS study in severe sepsis does not meet primary endpoint 0 None
2011-01-25 LHSC performs complicated aortic valve bypass surgery using Correx AVB device 0 None
2011-01-25 Diamyd Medical to report European Phase III trial results for type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-01-25 Patients with chronic depression can benefit from pioneering neurosurgical treatment 0 None
2011-01-25 Researchers discover new treatment for difficult-to-control high blood pressure 0 None
2011-01-25 RRD enters partnership with NIH Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases program 0 None
2011-01-25 Promising results from TheraTears Nutrition pilot trial in dry eye patients 1 None
2011-01-25 Chiropractic treatment helps female Army Brigadier General to battle against fibromyalgia 0 3
2011-01-25 New study finds unrealistic optimism prevalent among participants in early-phase cancer trials 0 None
2011-01-25 p38-targeted compounds hold promise for Alzheimer's disease treatment 0 None
2011-01-25 Researchers design engineered organ study the use of nanoparticles in breast cancer detection 0 None
2011-01-25 SNM commends FDA Advisory Committee recommendation for florbetapir approval 0 None
2011-01-25 TU Delft receives EU grant to diagnose and monitor Crohn's disease using MRI scans 0 None
2011-01-25 FDA approves Matrix's generic Protonix DR Tablets ANDA 0 None
2011-01-25 New investigative tool may explore intracellular processes with unprecedented clarity 0 None
2011-01-24 FDA grants pre-market clearance for SBi's rHead Extended Stem 0 None
2011-01-24 Bax factor that promotes cell death is also involved in regulating mitochondria behavior 0 None
2011-01-24 UWE researcher receives two CSPCT grants to improve clinical delivery of treatments 0 None
2011-01-24 University of California study may shed light on human ability to adapt hypoxia 0 None
2011-01-24 New study shows biomarker test can aid in early, precise diagnosis of melanoma 0 None
2011-01-24 EU awards 3 million euros for improving assessment of MRI scans for Crohn’s disease 0 None
2011-01-24 Furiex's MuDelta for diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome receives FDA Fast Track designation 0 None
2011-01-24 WSJ: Lawsuit explores fight over role of residential institutions for people with disabilities 0 None
2011-01-24 Biomerix receives CE Mark approval for REVIVE soft tissue repair mesh 0 2
2011-01-24 ArQule's ARQ 197 Phase 1 clinical trial results in colorectal cancer presented at ASCO 2011 0 5
2011-01-24 St. Jude Medical's Athena programmer DBS system receives Australian TGA approval 0 None
2011-01-24 Threshold reports positive results from TH-302 Phase 1/2 clinical trial in pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-01-24 Alexza's AZ-004 Phase 3 study in agitated patients with schizophrenia published in British Journal of Psychiatry 0 None
2011-01-24 Senesco files SNS01-T IND for treatment of multiple myeloma 0 None
2011-01-24 Boston Scientific completes enrollment in comparison trial of SYNERGY Stent to PROMUS Element Stent 0 None
2011-01-24 Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center chosen for critical percutaneous heart valve study 0 None
2011-01-24 NHLBI, HeartWare award $13.3M to study benefits of heart devices for heart failure 0 None
2011-01-24 Agenus enters research agreement with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 0 None
2011-01-24 Spectrum submits Post Approval Supplement for removal of bioscan requirement for Indium-111 ZEVALIN 0 None
2011-01-24 Rogue gene blocked by right drugs could stop cancer 0 None
2011-01-24 Breakthrough in understanding mechanisms behind hereditary alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency 0 2.3
2011-01-24 Contagious cancer repairs own genetic mutations 0 None
2011-01-24 Mathematical models to predict fatigue could reduce risk of accidents 0 None
2011-01-24 KineMed's fibrosis research program featured in Nature Medicine 0 None
2011-01-24 Northwest Biotherapeutics resumes enrollment in DCVax Phase II clinical trial for GBM brain cancer 0 None
2011-01-24 Raptor completes enrollment in DR Cysteamine Phase 3 clinical trial in cystinosis 0 4
2011-01-24 Nutrient 'biomarkers' may help assess nutrient status of elderly people at risk for dementia 0 None
2011-01-24 FDA approves Clinical Data's Viibryd for major depressive disorder 0 None
2011-01-24 R-Tech Ueno announces completion of RK-023 Phase 2a study for androgenetic alopecia 0 None
2011-01-24 Psychological Science journal releases new research findings 0 None
2011-01-24 MGH research sheds light on mechanisms of action of mindfulness-based training 0 None
2011-01-24 European CHMP issues positive opinion for retigabine 0 None
2011-01-24 Eckert & Ziegler receives European Commission's indefinite approval for YTTRIGA 0 None
2011-01-24 Welch Allyn to feature new suite of devices at 2011 Arab Health Congress in Dubai, UAE 0 None
2011-01-24 Functional tests are necessary to understand human disease despite genetic sequencing 0 None
2011-01-24 China Shenghuo's Lixuwang product recieves Chinese Well-Known Trademark Honor 0 None
2011-01-24 CT scans can help physicians to diagnose abdominal pain, reduce health care costs 0 1
2011-01-24 Boehringer Ingelheim's Prazaxa receives Japanese approval for stroke prevention in AF patients 0 3.5
2011-01-24 Two studies explore relationship between nutrition and asthma 0 None
2011-01-24 Tamoxifen may reduce individual's risk of death from lung cancer: New study 0 None
2011-01-24 Researchers identify key player that lead to increased bleeding in diabetes patients with stroke injury 0 None
2011-01-24 PGxHealth receives FDA approval for Viibryd tablets to treat major depressive disorder 0 None
2011-01-24 Stusy: HEPA filters may help reduce pollution-related cardiovascular health risks 0 None
2011-01-24 CRI, Oncovir sign new investment agreement to produce immunological stimulant 0 None
2011-01-24 CHIL receives $23.7 NIFA grant to prevent young child obesity 0 None
2011-01-23 Novation, Lantheus Medical to distribute ABLAVAR and DEFINITY diagnostic imaging agents 0 None
2011-01-23 FibroGen announces FG-3019 interim results from phase 1/2 trial against pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-01-21 First U.S. implant of RespiCardia System for treatment of sleep apnea 0 None
2011-01-21 Mutation of microRNA miR-96 causes deafness 0 None
2011-01-21 CVAF completes new investment agreement with Oncovir for production of Hiltonol 0 5
2011-01-21 Immunomedics reports encouraging results from Y-90-labeled clivatuzumab tetraxetan study in pancreatic cancer 0 5
2011-01-21 Anti-depressants are passing into waterways and affecting fish 0 None
2011-01-21 Novel FAK inhibitors targeting binding site of VEGFR-3 reduce growth of pancreatic cancer cells 0 None
2011-01-21 Everist Genomics reports positive results from OncoDefender-CRC assay external validation study 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers reveal how genetic mutation contributes to cancer development 0 None
2011-01-21 Perceived threat, rather than actual events, predict brain adaptation 0 5
2011-01-21 Cancer Research UK launches new Centre in Glasgow 0 None
2011-01-21 Additional data from HyperAcute Pancreas cancer immunotherapy Phase 2 trial to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-01-21 PenTAG research plays pivotal role in NICE decision to extend availability of Alzheimer's disease drugs 0 None
2011-01-21 How genetic abnormalities transform normal cells into leukemic cells 0 None
2011-01-21 VIVUS holds End-of-Review meeting with FDA for QNEXA NDA 0 None
2011-01-21 Sunshine and Binghamton University enter research agreement for cancer compound 0 None
2011-01-21 GSK, Valeant receive European CHMP positive opinion for Trobalt 0 None
2011-01-21 Math may help assess how rapidly stem cells and cancer-causing cousins increase numbers 0 None
2011-01-21 EMA CHMP issues negative opinion against Biogen Idec's FAMPYRA for multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-01-21 What protects certain diabetics from complications? 0 None
2011-01-21 RBM, SMA Foundation collaborate to develop plasma protein biomarkers for spinal muscular atrophy 0 1
2011-01-21 Vasopressin in the brain maintains size of vasopressin neurons even when body fluid becomes more diluted 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers discover several key mutations in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors 0 4
2011-01-21 MedImmune announces MEDI-573 preclinical results against many solid tumors 0 None
2011-01-21 Precision highlights role of ChemoFx test, multi-gene predictors for breast cancer 0 5
2011-01-21 EDAP announces placement of first Sonolith i-sys electroconductive lithotripter in South Africa 0 None
2011-01-21 Scientist receives RO1 research grant to improve blood, marrow transplantation in myeloma patients 0 None
2011-01-21 Pervasis to present PVS-10200 interim data from Phase 1/2 PAD clinical study at IC3D 0 None
2011-01-21 Study evaluates Masimo SpHb's accuracy in monitoring low hemoglobin levels 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers examine brain's role in breathing 0 None
2011-01-21 MGH Bipolar CHOICE trial to evaluate effectiveness of new medications compared to lithium 0 None
2011-01-21 Cell binding mechanism can lead to new treatments for skin diseases, lethal heart defects 0 None
2011-01-21 EHSI's NASA bioreactor will help reduce pain and trauma caused by harvesting of adult stem cells 0 None
2011-01-21 INF2 gene mutation is a major cause for focal segmental glomerulosclerosis 0 None
2011-01-21 Routine mammograms can show arterial calcium deposits in women with ESRD, CKD 0 None
2011-01-21 NGOs, IAOMT urge to ban mercury-containing products, including dental amalgam 0 None
2011-01-21 Fat linked with DNA chemical changes may help identify risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes 0 None
2011-01-21 Health Canada approves Labopharm's OLEPTRO for treatment of Major Depressive Disorder 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers take systematic approach to catalog factors that control blood cell development 0 None
2011-01-21 Repligen enters exclusive license agreement with UCI for use of HDAC3 inhibitors for memory disorders 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers believe driver mutations promote development, growth of prostate cancer 0 None
2011-01-21 Employees with heart attack, ACS are major source of health costs 0 None
2011-01-21 Porter Adventist Hospital offers tips for healthier eating habits 0 None
2011-01-21 Positive results from nimotuzumab Phase II study for gastric cancer 0 5
2011-01-21 Three ASM scientists to receive NAS award for excellence in microbiology field 0 None
2011-01-21 Breast cancer patients having strong social support live longer 0 None
2011-01-21 ACT Biotech releases telatinib Phase 2 trial data for metastatic stomach cancer 0 None
2011-01-21 Scientists decipher genetic code for a pancreatic cancer type 0 None
2011-01-21 Study finds positive emotions can influence health outcomes in later adulthood 0 None
2011-01-21 New gene test can predict tumor spread in bladder cancer patients 0 None
2011-01-21 PROSPECT trial results shed new light on plaque types that cause unexpected heart attacks 0 5
2011-01-20 COPD patients on LTOT may face high risk of death from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-20 Researchers discover nitroxoline can reduce human breast, bladder cancer cell growth 0 None
2011-01-20 Alliqua completes transdermal pain patch initial study for treatment of PHN 0 None
2011-01-20 Preliminary top-line results from levomilnacipran Phase III study for MDD 0 None
2011-01-20 Semen allergy to one's own 0 None
2011-01-20 Genzyme to expand Geel facility to support growth of Myozyme and Lumizyme for Pompe disease 0 None
2011-01-20 Archimedes, FDA collaborate to develop computer model of clinical trials evaluating weight loss medications 0 None
2011-01-20 Study demonstrates prognostic value of DiagnoCure's Previstage GCC Colorectal Cancer Staging Test 0 None
2011-01-20 Grayscale IVUS and VH IVUS tissue characterization software help accurate assessment of blockage risk 0 4
2011-01-20 Genetic expression can be modified with natural substances to prevent chronic illness 0 None
2011-01-20 Cognition Therapeutics closes $2.5 million Series A1 financing 0 None
2011-01-20 American Lung Association releases 2010 State of Tobacco Control Report 0 None
2011-01-20 Chelsea reports top-line data from Phase III NORTHERA extension study in NOH 0 None
2011-01-20 Clinical Immunology Research Laboratory at The Mount Sinai Medical Center receives Octapharma grant 0 5
2011-01-20 ACD CPR performed with combination of ResQPump and ResQPOD could save lives of cardiac arrest patients 0 None
2011-01-20 Neuros Medical announces initial feasibility study results of HFAC Nerve Block technology 0 None
2011-01-20 ZIOPHARM's darinaparsin receives EMA COMP orphan drug designation for treatment of peripheral T-cell lymphoma 0 None
2011-01-20 Significant portion of U.S. population does not have access to trauma care 0 None
2011-01-20 Damaged alpha-synuclein proteins can spread in a 'prion-like' manner: Study 0 None
2011-01-20 HIV-infected patients three times more likely to suffer strokes 0 None
2011-01-20 Prevention of awareness during anesthesia 0 None
2011-01-20 Merck provides additional information about DSMB recommendations for vorapaxar TRA-2P study 0 None
2011-01-20 No robust conclusions possible on advantages or disadvantages of PET 0 None
2011-01-20 ISCT launches commercial development focus group addressing Cell Therapies for Peripheral Vascular Disease 0 None
2011-01-20 Message of health benefits of moderate drinking are hazardous and extremely dangerous 0 None
2011-01-20 Scientists discover fundamental mechanism behind toxic protein aggregation in neurodegenerative diseases 0 5
2011-01-20 Brains of migraine sufferers show higher proportion of lesions of brain microvessels 0 3
2011-01-20 Ultrasound device shows promise in breaking up pulmonary embolisms: Research 0 None
2011-01-20 FOLOTYN Phase 2 peripheral T-cell lymphoma study results published in Journal of Clinical Oncology 0 None
2011-01-20 Anaesthetising an arm affects brain activity and rapidly impairs body perception 0 None
2011-01-20 Practical Radiation Oncology first issue published 0 None
2011-01-20 ETPN, Nanobiotix introduce Nanomed TV to provide information on Nanomedicine 0 None
2011-01-20 Pervasis pursues matrix-embedded endothelial cell-based therapy to target and regulate cell stroma 0 None
2011-01-20 U.S. Physical Therapy launches Fit2WRK to provide solutions for prevention of injuries in workplace 0 None
2011-01-20 Study validates MultiStem as potential stem cell therapy for spinal cord injury 0 None
2011-01-20 AACE releases new medical guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-01-20 Precision Therapeutics to present pancreatic cancer data at 2011 ASCO GI Symposium 0 None
2011-01-20 Delaying onset of Alzheimer's disease by 10 years could potentially eliminate the disease completely 0 None
2011-01-20 4SC initiates dosing in resminostat Phase I/II SHORE study for KRAS-mutant colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-01-20 MD Anderson receives $150 million grant from Khalifa Foundation for cancer research 0 None
2011-01-20 New research: HIV individuals are more likely to have stroke 0 None
2011-01-20 Endothelial cells may play a role in controlling cancer behavior: New study 0 None
2011-01-20 SCAI publishes guiding principles for development of radiation safety programs in cardiac catheterization laboratories 0 None
2011-01-20 Prevention launches free content area on diabetes 0 None
2011-01-20 Baked goods made from hydrolyzed wheat flour are not toxic to celiac disease patients 0 None
2011-01-20 First group of patients 'graduate' from treatment at CDH Proton Center, A Procure Center 0 None
2011-01-20 Researchers identify PBRM1 gene mutation in one in three patients with common form of renal cancer 0 5
2011-01-20 Eating more fruits and vegetables may reduce risk of heart disease: New Study 0 None
2011-01-20 Children's Hospital Los Angeles becomes only Autism Treatment Network site in California 0 None
2011-01-20 Adolescent girls may engage in substance use due to bullying-related depression 0 None
2011-01-20 FDA establishes PDUFA date for ADVENTRX's Exelbine NDA review 0 None
2011-01-20 Researchers discover how Ras oncogene chooses a signaling pathway 0 None
2011-01-20 Biomarin commences BMN 701 Phase 1/2 trial for treatment of Pompe disease 0 None
2011-01-20 Positive top-line results from TC-5619 Phase 2 trial in patients with schizophrenia 0 None
2011-01-19 Study: HIV-positive head and neck cancer patients respond well to radiation therapy treatments 0 None
2011-01-19 Salk Institute uncovers presenilin's productive side 0 None
2011-01-19 Data on Ensituximab for treatment of pancreatic and colorectal cancers to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-01-19 Novo Nordisk's new insulin pen for children receives 2010 GOOD DESIGN Award 0 4
2011-01-19 Theraclone, Pfizer enter multi-year research and development collaboration 0 None
2011-01-19 Pisgah to scale-up patent-pending form of hydrocodone 0 None
2011-01-19 Geron commences enrollment in imetelstat Phase 2 clinical trial in essential thrombocythemia 0 None
2011-01-19 National Jewish Health issued method patent for desensitizing B cells 0 None
2011-01-19 Pluristem completes parallel scientific advisory process with EMA and FDA for PLX-PAD clinical development 0 None
2011-01-19 Transplant surgeons routinely use fewer organs from high-risk donors 0 None
2011-01-19 Three-stage approach to fMRI could improve detection of neural activity 1 None
2011-01-19 Case Western Reserve, Athersys enter partnership for scientific study on spinal cord injury 0 None
2011-01-19 Privatization of alcohol sales results in more alcohol-related death 0 None
2011-01-19 Study demonstrates role of alpha-synuclein cell-to-cell transfer in Parkinson's disease pathogenesis 0 None
2011-01-19 Europe's leading oncology organisations receive €12 million grant to streamline cross border research 0 None
2011-01-19 Only half of adolescents affected with severely impairing mental disorders receive treatment 0 None
2011-01-19 UNC scientists discover how chaperone enzyme plays a key role in cells' ability to tolerate DNA damage 0 None
2011-01-19 Concomitant physical symptoms in patients with depression and anxiety associated with poorer prognosis 0 None
2011-01-19 MD Anderson experts create plan to guide women on healthy behaviors 0 None
2011-01-19 Ridaforolimus achieves primary endpoint in Phase 3 trial for metastatic soft-tissue and bone sarcomas 0 None
2011-01-19 Curcumin and dye brilliant blue G may help block dangerous swelling in TBI 0 5
2011-01-19 New study provides clear data on high rate of childhood maltreatment among deaf community 0 None
2011-01-19 Alternative interventions do just as well as cognitive interventions for reducing 'senior moments' 0 None
2011-01-19 New long-term survival data from OPUS, CRYSTAL studies demonstrate strong tumor shrinkage of Erbitux 0 None
2011-01-19 New study provides insight into developing therapeutics for airway disease 0 None
2011-01-19 New patented technique offers unprecedented view of DNA damage 0 None
2011-01-19 African American patients who are susceptible to hypertension may benefit from storytelling: New study 0 None
2011-01-19 Loyola offers new, nonsurgical treatment for Dupuytren's contracture 0 3.8
2011-01-19 Deep brain stimulation stabilizes motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease over time 0 5
2011-01-19 UAB study uses InQ system to evaluate effects of secondary injury components on brain cells 0 None
2011-01-19 Loyola introduces wheelchair yoga program for hospitalized patients 0 None
2011-01-19 Lower levels in plasma of biomarkers beta-amyloid 42/40 increase rate of cognitive decline 0 None
2011-01-19 Study shows physical activity helps people with osteoarthritis to walk faster 0 4
2011-01-19 RG7204 Phase III study shows significant survival benefit in patients with metastatic melanoma 0 None
2011-01-19 New GORE VIABAHN Endoprosthesis is now available in Europe 0 None
2011-01-19 Neuroform EZ Stent System helps neurosurgeons to treat brain aneurysms 1 None
2011-01-19 Positive preliminary results from Soligenix's SGX202 in GARS model 0 None
2011-01-19 Cancer cells brought back under normal control 0 None
2011-01-19 Molecular imaging procedure may detect beta-amyloid in brain, increase accuracy of AD diagnosis 0 None
2011-01-19 Common genetic risk factor for heart failure in Caucasians also linked to kidney function 0 None
2011-01-19 Scripps Research receives NIH grant to develop therapies for circadian rhythm disorders 0 None
2011-01-19 Higher fruit and vegetable intake lowers risk of dying from ischaemic heart disease 0 None
2011-01-19 Positive results from PLX4032 Phase 3 Trial in patients with metastatic melanoma 0 1
2011-01-19 Study: Brain's 'autopilot' network may aid in early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-19 Magnetic maneuverable capsule safe and well-tolerated in the stomach 0 None
2011-01-19 Study may help develop novel ways to combat lipotoxic cardiomyopathy, related heart disease 0 None
2011-01-19 New findings show reduced vitamin D absorption in patients with quiescent CD 0 None
2011-01-19 Uric acid levels linked to severe osteoarthritis 1 None
2011-01-19 MicroRNA-29 molecule makes brain cells resistant to programmed cell death 0 None
2011-01-19 Research identifies childhood traumatic stress as potential risk factor for obesity in adulthood 0 None
2011-01-19 AMBR sensor measures growth and drug susceptibility of bacterial cells without use of microscope 0 None
2011-01-19 Time-lapse technique can show cellular-level changes within deep brain regions: Study 0 None
2011-01-19 Study highlights lack of treatment for adolescents with severe mental disorders 0 None
2011-01-19 Study shows new cardio-pulmonary resuscitation technique increases long-term survival of patients 0 None
2011-01-19 Medtronic recieves conditional approval from FDA to modify CoreValve U.S. Pivotal Clinical Trial 0 None
2011-01-19 Severe asthma in early childhood may lead to premature loss of lung function during adolescence: Study 0 None
2011-01-19 Study highlights utility of CDS for diagnosing major depression 0 None
2011-01-19 Celulas Genetica, EHRI enter joint venture to pursue testing of Rutherford Procedure using NASA bioreactor 0 None
2011-01-18 Study elaborates relationship between obesity and MDD-R, long-term use of ADs 0 None
2011-01-18 Diabetes increases risk of death in breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-01-18 Soy protein lowers total cholesterol and non-HDL: New study 0 3
2011-01-18 PAM50 test is now available to classify breast cancer subtypes 0 None
2011-01-18 Heart failure patients admitted to general wards fare poorly: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 PMT treatment with essential oils: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 BSD Medical sells MicroThermX Microwave System to Med-Italia Biomedica 0 None
2011-01-18 Z-Medica develops new version of QuikClot Combat Gauze 0 None
2011-01-18 Cardiac surgery market to reach over $4.4 billion by 2017 0 None
2011-01-18 Transcept announces Intermezzo NDA resubmission for treatment of middle of the night awakenings 0 None
2011-01-18 NCI sponsors fourth REOLYSIN clinical trial in pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-01-18 Cadence launches OFIRMEV pain medication in the U.S. 0 None
2011-01-18 PROLOR and Yeda enter definitive license agreement for Reversible PEGylation technology 0 None
2011-01-18 Positive results from Cook Medical's REFORM stent clinical trial for treatment of renal artery stenosis 0 None
2011-01-18 Alexza completes FDA review for AZ-004 NDA 0 None
2011-01-18 Mylan receives FDA approval for generic Precose Tablets ANDA 0 None
2011-01-18 New study unravels neural mechanisms underlying inability to express emotions 0 None
2011-01-18 Potential device to treat post-operative cognitive decline 0 None
2011-01-18 Heart failure patients admitted to general wards twice as likely to die 0 None
2011-01-18 Biological Psychiatry publishes special issue focusing on postmortem studies of psychosis 0 None
2011-01-18 Individuals with intensive educational intervention have better health behaviors: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Critical Diagnostics' Presage ST2 Assay effectively risk-stratifies chronic heart failure patients 0 None
2011-01-18 Quebec reimburses VIDAZA for treatment of blood cancer 0 None
2011-01-18 Hamilton Academy of Medicine launches campaign to increase awareness about smoking cessation 0 None
2011-01-18 Hotspur announces successful completion of GPSCath Catheter in peripheral angioplasty surgery 0 None
2011-01-18 Time constraints, patient embarrassment prevent full-body skin cancer examinations 0 None
2011-01-18 6.3% of surgeons report suicidal thoughts 0 None
2011-01-18 American Heart Association honors SBUMC with Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award 0 None
2011-01-18 Seordus recieves Japanese patent for SER100 0 None
2011-01-18 Safely Home program helps police find and return individuals with dementia to their homes 0 None
2011-01-18 Follow-up program for high-risk patients appears to detect melanomas at early stages 0 None
2011-01-18 New guideline recommends plasmapheresis usage to treat people with severe relapses in MS, neuropathies 0 None
2011-01-18 'Master switch' protein in white blood cells linked to inflammation 0 None
2011-01-18 Bathing tumor-ridden livers in chemotherapy increases survival time 0 None
2011-01-18 Heart disease patients' skin cells may help test long QT syndrome 0 None
2011-01-18 Rotator cuff surgery does not fully restore normal shoulder motion, strength: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Researchers present new findings on role of relationship between patient and therapist 0 None
2011-01-18 New way to halt lung inflammation 1 1
2011-01-18 Research: Adults with ADHD are more likely to develop degenerative dementia 0 5
2011-01-18 PecFent accepted in Scotland for treatment of breakthrough cancer pain 0 3
2011-01-18 OMJPI, Sanford-Burnham enter agreement to discover compounds for Alzheimer's disease, psychiatric disorders 0 None
2011-01-18 Minimally invasive technique appears helpful in reanimating lower face after paralysis 0 None
2011-01-18 Research finds resistance training results in 20% decrease in person's blood pressure 0 None
2011-01-18 Study: Pre-menopausal Chinese-American women have greater bone strength than Caucasian counterparts 0 None
2011-01-18 T3SS-dependent bacteria may be a suitable point of attack for future antibiotics: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Regeneron, Bayer and SERI initiate new VEGF Trap-Eye Phase 3 clinical trial in myopic CNV 0 None
2011-01-18 ETP introduces online epilepsy diary management tool to advance patient care 0 None
2011-01-18 EverFlex+ Self-Expanding Peripheral Stent System is now available in Europe 0 None
2011-01-18 New study finds nurses' work schedule can impact patient outcomes 0 None
2011-01-18 Polysomnography may predict adverse outcomes following pediatric adenotonsillectomy: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Teens living next to busy roadway face high risk of allergies and asthma: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Scientists identify new way of attacking breast cancer stem cells 0 None
2011-01-18 AMS introduces STEP toolkit to help men with ED and SUI 0 None
2011-01-18 Antibiotics with blood pressure medications may cause hypotension 0 4.5
2011-01-18 USPSTF recommends women of ages 65 and above to routinely screen for osteoporosis 0 5
2011-01-18 Study reports warfarin users may face risk of death after traumatic injuries 0 None
2011-01-18 Eating less during early pregnancy impairs fetal brain development: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Health Canada approves Eli Lilly's BYETTA for treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes 0 2
2011-01-18 New study reveals measles viral gene plays key role in development of PD 0 None
2011-01-18 Infant macrosomia is a risk factor for postneonatal death among First Nations 0 1.5
2011-01-18 Study finds miRNAs inhibits prostate cancer metastasis 0 None
2011-01-18 New magnetic pill system can serve as drug delivery tool in patients with cancer, diabetes 0 None
2011-01-18 Researchers find kidney-specific gene defects may increase risk of heart failure 0 None
2011-01-18 Research provides evidence of blood pressure control system in distal nephron of kidney 0 None
2011-01-18 Platelet-rich plasma shows a promising biologic treatment for myocardial infarction: Study 0 5
2011-01-17 Pharmacists can help patients to manage their medication and stop smoking 0 1
2011-01-17 Diamyd commences NP2 Enkephalin Phase II trial to reduce cancer pain 0 None
2011-01-17 Women with PCOS face high risk of type 2 diabetes due to aberrations in fat tissue 0 None
2011-01-17 Health Canada approves GORE VIABIL Biliary Endoprosthesis device 0 None
2011-01-16 Capsules with essential oils reduce symptoms of premenstrual syndrome: Study 0 2
2011-01-14 Home dialysis as effective as hospital dialysis for patients with kidney transplant failure 0 3.5
2011-01-14 Research roundup: Racial disparities in cancer and other care, nursing home closures, extending drugmakers' exclusivity 0 None
2011-01-14 Johns Hopkins' online tool helps seniors assess risk for dementia 0 None
2011-01-14 University of Illinois receives Friends of Mel Foundation support grant for Bone Marrow Transplant Program 0 None
2011-01-14 UCSF student wins 2010 Lucien Rubenstein Award 0 5
2011-01-14 Cancer Research UK and CRT select 4 research groups to unravel role of cancer stem cells 0 None
2011-01-14 Noninvasive radiofrequency fields and targeted gold nanoparticles effective in controlling pancreatic tumors 0 None
2011-01-14 Tips to comfort people in bereavement 0 None
2011-01-14 pH Advantage adds Pyranase to facial skin care line 0 None
2011-01-14 US Army awards $2.8M contract for project focusing on brain and eye injuries in military personnel 0 5
2011-01-14 First Round Table Meeting on Metabolomics & Diabetes takes place in Vienna 0 None
2011-01-14 Researcher tests new method of treatment for both humans and dogs with back trouble 0 5
2011-01-14 Noncombatant military personnel at greater risk of developing PTSD 0 3
2011-01-14 CINJ clinical trial explores anti-malaria drug against melanoma 0 None
2011-01-14 Sleep medications increase risk for nighttime falls and potential injury 0 None
2011-01-14 Living at higher altitudes may increase risk for suicide 0 None
2011-01-14 Study finds racial disparities in weight-related counseling 0 None
2011-01-14 Kidney transplant failure patients can opt for home-based dialysis therapy 0 None
2011-01-14 MGH researchers discover massive overexpression of DNA sequences in cancer cells 0 None
2011-01-14 Scientists develop Australia's first pluripotent stem cell lines using skin biopsies for FA disease 0 None
2011-01-14 Higher number of daily steps prevents obesity and reduces risk of diabetes 0 None
2011-01-14 Judge orders Guidant to pay $296 million fine for withholding information about faulty heart devices 0 None
2011-01-14 Gut bacteria may play a role in weight loss and gastrointestinal problems: New research 0 None
2011-01-14 BIOTRONIK announces FDA IDE approval and first patient enrollment for TOCCASTAR clinical trial 0 None
2011-01-14 Orexo, Invida enter exclusive licensing and distribution agreement for Abstral in Asia Pacific 0 None
2011-01-14 'Pacemaker' Hcn4 gene responsible for generation of repetitive activity in SAN tissue and heart rate regulation 0 None
2011-01-14 Scientists demonstrate mechanism that explains why PSA levels promote prostate cancer 0 None
2011-01-14 FDA takes new steps to cut risks from use of acetaminophen 0 None
2011-01-14 New study finds prevalence of hypertension in older Mexican-Americans 0 1
2011-01-14 Ruptured brain aneurysm treated through the nose 0 5
2011-01-14 Merck announces changes in vorapaxar clinical studies 0 None
2011-01-14 American Heart Association urges public to reduce salt intake 0 None
2011-01-14 Study highlights role of SIRT1 protein as tumor suppressor in prostate cancer 0 None
2011-01-14 FDA asks manufacturers to eliminate higher-dose prescription combination acetaminophen products 0 None
2011-01-14 Patients on dialysis may face risk of death from atrial fibrillation: Study 0 None
2011-01-14 Research study to develop rapid, inexpensive blood screening test for early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-01-14 CJSM highlights emerging issues in sport medicine 0 None
2011-01-14 Older adults with recent heart attack, kidney dysfunction lack long-term medication adherence: Study 0 None
2011-01-14 American Heart Association proposes new metrics to monitor quality of stroke care 0 None
2011-01-14 Researchers discover molecular mechanism behind coffee's protective effect 1 5
2011-01-14 12-HETE enzyme inhibition can prevent ischemic retinopathy: Study 0 None
2011-01-13 20% of cancer survivors experience chronic pain: Study 0 4
2011-01-13 New research shows enzyme-armed oncolytic virus may help fight brain tumors 0 None
2011-01-13 Kaneka, Atrium Medical introduce FDA-approved Xpress-Way RX Extraction Catheter 0 None
2011-01-13 FDA approves Cumberland's Acetadote Injection 0 None
2011-01-13 Combination therapy initially, best for blood pressure control: ACCELERATE study 0 None
2011-01-13 Adjunctive lacosamide reduces seizures and improves responder rates 0 None
2011-01-13 Free concert to bring the magic of music to young people with autism and their families 0 4
2011-01-13 BMJ publishes clinical study of noninvasive, plasma DNA-based approach for prenatally detecting Down's syndrome 0 None
2011-01-13 NEJM releases findings about behavioral impact of personal genetic testing 0 None
2011-01-13 Huge falloff in teens' recalled exposure to drug abuse prevention messages 1 None
2011-01-13 Video submissions invited for the 2011 Neuro Film Festival competition 0 None
2011-01-13 Exposure to room light prior to bedtime suppresses melatonin levels, increases cancer and diabetes risk: Study 0 None
2011-01-13 Epigenomics concludes feasibility phase in development of improved product concept for Epi proColon 0 None
2011-01-13 Study: Women with abnormal mammograms experience lower QoL and increased anxiety 0 None
2011-01-13 Interventions for preventing falls in older persons should include an exercise component 0 None
2011-01-13 Genetic information from Guthrie cards may serve as valuable resource to diagnose infant diseases 0 None
2011-01-13 Study supports use of PRX as an anti-cataract agent 0 None
2011-01-13 Brain cell destroying genetic mechanism responsible for development of AD 0 None
2011-01-13 BP-lowering medications provide long-term benefit of reducing death risk from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-13 SRI International receives $17.4 million grant to boost treatments for cardiovascular, lung, blood diseases 0 None
2011-01-13 Transition of oncology programme into lead optimisation triggers EUR 2.0M milestone payment to Evotec 0 None
2011-01-13 7,8-Dihydroxyflavone holds potential for treatment of fear based disorders 0 2.3
2011-01-13 Genomic research could help doctors better target oxaliplatin drug to treat colorectal cancer patients: Study 0 None
2011-01-13 Interaction with opposite sex activates specific genes 0 None
2011-01-13 Investigators find reduction in STEMI rates, but slight increase in NSTEMI incidence rates 0 None
2011-01-13 Philadelphia CTCA hospital purchases BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System 0 None
2011-01-13 FibroGen initiates FG-3019 open-label phase 2 study in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis 0 3
2011-01-13 Appetite hormones influence 'yo-yo' effect of slimming diets 0 None
2011-01-13 Minimal invasive valve surgery provides better outcomes in older patients: Mount Sinai study 0 None
2011-01-13 Maximum Potential Group provides ABA training for parents with autistic children 0 None
2011-01-13 Health, social and economical consequences of sleep disorders: A controlled national study 0 None
2011-01-13 MMRF, Synta collaborate for clinical development of ganetespib in multiple myeloma 0 None
2011-01-13 Researchers launch estrogen therapy trial to study depression, cardiovascular illness in women 0 None
2011-01-13 Emotional stress can affect motor coordination and other cerebellum-dependent cognitive functions: Study 1 None
2011-01-13 TKM-PLK1 drug may offer hope for patients with advanced solid tumor cancers 0 None
2011-01-13 IRB approves Revolutions Medical's MRI software tools 0 None
2011-01-13 BIDMC scientist wins 2011 Pezcoller Foundation-AACR International Award for cancer research 0 None
2011-01-13 Pfizer initiates rolling submission of crizotinib NDA for ALK-positive advanced NSCLC 0 4
2011-01-13 Study highlights important clinical implications of miR-503 in diabetes-associated vascular complications 0 None
2011-01-13 FDA Advisory Committee recommends non-approval of liprotamase for exocrine pancreatic insufficiency 0 None
2011-01-13 New discovery has brought dream of transforming measles virus against cancer 0 None
2011-01-13 UCLA imaging system could help reveal 'miscommunications' in autism, schizophrenia 0 None
2011-01-13 Aβ, tau and Fyn protein interactions may lead to brain dysfunction and AD 0 None
2011-01-13 Cholesterol efflux capacity is more closely associated with protection against heart disease: Study 0 None
2011-01-13 Obesity in children today may contribute to 2-5 year decline in life expectancy 0 None
2011-01-13 Peninsula scientists to implement Policy Research Unit for early cancer screening and diagnosis 0 None
2011-01-13 Micromet, MedImmune initiate MT111 Phase 1 trial in patients with advanced gastrointestinal cancer 0 None
2011-01-12 FDA accepts to review Fibrocell Science's azficel-T drug 0 None
2011-01-12 New ultrasound elastography can help predict cancer in patients with BI-RADS category 4 masses 0 None
2011-01-12 AstraZeneca, CANCER RESEARCH UK enter strategic alliance to conduct experimental cancer drug trials 0 None
2011-01-12 GSK, ChemoCentryx initiate '786 Phase III clinical trial for Crohn's disease 0 5
2011-01-12 Study indicates disease's underlying causes in mice, finds compounds that normalize Alzheimer's brain 0 None
2011-01-12 FDA panel rejects new pancreatic enzyme replacement drug 0 None
2011-01-12 Antibiotics for ear infection in kids better than watchful waiting: Study 0 2.7
2011-01-12 New Down syndrome non-invasive test for ‘mums-to-be’ on the horizon 0 None
2011-01-12 Wright launches DARCO Foot & Ankle Plating System in Japan 0 None
2011-01-12 ZOLL announces successful conclusion of Circulation Improving Resuscitation Care trial 0 None
2011-01-12 Endosense initiates enrollment in TactiCath Contact Force Ablation Catheter Study for Atrial Fibrillation 0 None
2011-01-12 Daiichi Sankyo and ArQule initiate enrollment in ARQ 197 Phase 3 trial in NSCLC 0 None
2011-01-12 Best diet aid: Water 0 None
2011-01-12 UnitedHealthcare selects Millennium as participating provider of pain management services 0 None
2011-01-12 Stem cell therapy enters anti-aging industry 0 None
2011-01-12 Lipoprotein receptor LRP1 also regulates food intake and energy balance in central nervous system: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 Winter weather tips for people with high blood pressure 0 3.5
2011-01-12 Dream team to build mind-controlled prosthetic devices 0 None
2011-01-12 Study shows delivering cancer drug in hydrophobic nanoparticle is a safe and effective prostate cancer therapy 0 None
2011-01-12 New research identifies nutrition inadequacy among Americans 0 1
2011-01-12 Study reveals underlying causes for degeneration of synapses in Alzheimer's Disease 0 None
2011-01-12 Patients' and doctors' perceptions of osteoporosis management differ 0 2
2011-01-12 Scientists find way to prevent early stage pancreatic cancer in research models 0 5
2011-01-12 Epigenetic therapy holds promise for cancer management 0 None
2011-01-12 Physicians who completed internal medicine training lack primary care knowledge: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 Analysis of medical database reveals new diagnostic markers for allergic disorders 0 None
2011-01-12 Study examines how social influences affect obese young adults 0 None
2011-01-12 UH, Case Western University commence clinical trial for bipolar disorder 0 1
2011-01-12 Neurology professor receives MFRF's 'See the Light' award for Tay-Sachs research 0 4
2011-01-12 NIDA awards Scripps Research, University of Pennsylvania $8.2M grant to develop tobacco addiction treatment 0 None
2011-01-12 Apixaban drug raises hope for DVT prevention in patients undergoing hip replacement surgery 0 None
2011-01-12 Hybrid cochlear implant may benefit patients with profound hearing loss 0 None
2011-01-12 Plenty of breaks from sitting at the desk are good for hearts and waistlines: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 IOF welcomes EU Council Conclusions on chronic diseases, urges action in member states 0 None
2011-01-12 CAMH scientists receive NARSAD's Young Investigator grant awards for brain and behavior research 0 None
2011-01-12 Herpes zoster vaccine reduces risk of developing shingles by 55% 0 None
2011-01-12 5 easy steps to improve heart health 0 None
2011-01-12 Vermillion receives USPTO patent for PAD biomarker 0 None
2011-01-12 SCRI to lead clinical development of AstraZeneca's novel targeted oncology compound 0 None
2011-01-12 Common rubber products can cause contact allergy: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 BPH, hair loss prevention drugs may produce adverse side effects in men 0 None
2011-01-12 Eli Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim enter global agreement to develop and commercialize diabetes compounds 0 None
2011-01-12 FDA accepts Merck's JANUMET extended-release formulation NDA for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-01-12 Patients who consume painkillers may face cardiovascular risk 0 None
2011-01-11 Bone marrow stem cell transplantation provides therapeutic benefit to patients with end-stage liver disease 0 None
2011-01-11 FemmePharma completes FP 1097 Phase II clinical trial in women with OAB 0 None
2011-01-11 Eric Lancaster receives NORD grant to study stiff-person syndrome 1 None
2011-01-11 Pain services severely inadequate: report 0 None
2011-01-11 Stigma remains over Major Depressive Disorder 0 5
2011-01-11 Nicotine may act as treatment for some symptoms of schizophrenia 0 4
2011-01-11 Race, ethnicity and geography influence colon cancer screening 0 4
2011-01-11 TearLab's Osmolarity test made available at point-of-care 0 None
2011-01-11 Zogenix, Desitin receive MAA approval for SUMAVEL DosePro in Germany and the UK 0 None
2011-01-11 ALLOZYNE completes AZ01 Phase IA clinical trial in relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-01-11 Cyclacel opens enrollment of sapacitabine Phase 3 trial for AML 0 None
2011-01-11 DynaVox Mayer-Johnson announces Boardmaker Player for Windows 0 3
2011-01-11 Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim enter global agreement to develop and commercialize diabetes compounds 0 None
2011-01-11 Positive results from Allovectin-7 Phase 3 trial in patients with metastatic melanoma 0 1
2011-01-11 Stereotaxis announces first successful cardiac ablation procedure with Vdrive robotic navigation system 0 None
2011-01-11 Haiti teen to undergo open-heart surgery at Montefiore 0 None
2011-01-11 First-ever global definition of lupus flare 0 None
2011-01-11 BioScale announces results of two pharmacodynamic biomarkers using assay AMMP technology 0 None
2011-01-11 Emotional progress of patients treated with dialysis in the Basque Country Autonomous Community: Study 0 None
2011-01-11 Research could lead to new approaches to treat dementia 0 None
2011-01-11 First commercial deployment of Hotspur GPSCath Balloon Dilatation Catheter 0 None
2011-01-11 Scientists create particles that resemble RBC, pave way for development of synthetic blood 0 None
2011-01-11 Bioheart announces primary focus on completing clinical evaluation of cell therapies for heart failure 0 None
2011-01-11 Cautionary note on measuring perceived pain in research 0 None
2011-01-11 TransPharma reports positive results from ViaDerm-Calcitonin Phase 1 trial for musculoskeletal disorders 0 None
2011-01-11 European CE Mark approval for IntraPace's abiliti system 0 None
2011-01-11 Health centers should screen students for depression 0 None
2011-01-11 DAPT shows positive outcomes following treatment with OrbusNeich's Genous Stent 0 None
2011-01-11 Inhibiting miR-193a decreases tumor growth in SCC 0 None
2011-01-11 Skin cells for repairing cartilage injury 0 None
2011-01-11 Teenagers who consume excess sugar may face risk of developing heart disease 0 None
2011-01-11 Takeda, Zinfandel enter global licensing agreement for TOMM40 biomarker assay for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-11 Novel scoring system identifies PTEN genetic mutation 0 None
2011-01-11 Researchers report gene therapy strategy that improves Beta Thalassemia in mice model 0 None
2011-01-11 Pro-Pharmaceuticals to begin DAVANAT Phase III development program following FDA approval 0 None
2011-01-11 New study finds nitric oxide gas has no therapeutic value in most premature babies 0 None
2011-01-11 Bristol-Myers Squibb, OPKO Health collaborate in relation to new diagnostic test technology 0 None
2011-01-11 Biologics receives National Comprehensive Cancer Network recognition 0 None
2011-01-11 NPS completes treatment phase in GATTEX Phase 3 registration study in short bowel syndrome 0 None
2011-01-11 MSU researcher believes pregnancy unmasks predispositions to cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-11 American Heart Association: CPR training is essential for all secondary school students 0 None
2011-01-11 Amount of alcohol and pattern of consumption affect risk of cognitive impairment 0 None
2011-01-11 Nationwide Children's Hospital receives $11.5 million NCI grant for Biospecimen banking 0 None
2011-01-11 Baylor Hamilton offers Arctic Front Cardiac CryoAblation Catheter system treatment for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation 0 None
2011-01-11 Plasminogen may serve as new target to treat prion diseases 0 None
2011-01-11 Nutriceuticals may restore age-related vision loss 0 None
2011-01-11 MDCT provides efficient way to analyze wounds from bullets and explosive devices 0 None
2011-01-11 Prontosan Wound Management Gel with PHMB now available OTC 0 3.5
2011-01-11 New guidelines for accurate diagnosis, effective ethical treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-01-11 Lineagen introduces FirstStep integrated genetic testing for early diagnostic evaluation of ASD, DD 0 None
2011-01-11 GSK, Epizyme enter partnership to discover, develop, and market epigenetic therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-11 New insights into estrogen receptor beta 0 None
2011-01-11 Study: Protein that plays a key role in some antioxidant therapies can promote atherosclerosis 0 1
2011-01-10 Opsens files patent application for OptoWire diagnostic tool for measuring FFR 0 None
2011-01-10 Ifa Systems acquires inoveon 0 None
2011-01-10 Enobia Pharma completes ENB-0040 Phase II study in juveniles with hypophosphatasia 0 5
2011-01-10 Multiple sclerosis gene connection from women to offspring: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 World's first drug eluting bioresorbable vascular scaffold receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2011-01-10 Celator, Cephalon extend cancer research agreement 0 None
2011-01-10 All fat cells not the same 0 None
2011-01-10 Boston Scientific completes enrollment in Nitinol Stent System trial for treatment of iliac artery disease 0 None
2011-01-10 Advanced Targeting Systems awarded $3 million NCI grant to advance SP-SAP clinical program 0 None
2011-01-10 Vicept reports positive data from V-101 Phase II clinical trial for Type I Rosacea 0 None
2011-01-10 EffRx submits EX101 NDA for osteoporosis treatment to FDA 0 4
2011-01-10 Adolor initiates second ADL5945 Phase 2 study in opioid-induced constipation 0 None
2011-01-10 Sangamo completes enrollment in SB-509-901 Phase 2b clinical trial in diabetic neuropathy 0 None
2011-01-10 Watson receives FDA approval for generic Fentora 0 None
2011-01-10 Oncolytics opens enrollment in REOLYSIN combination U.S. Phase I colorectal cancer study 0 None
2011-01-10 Omega-3 fatty acid may help protect against traumatic brain injury 0 5
2011-01-10 95.6% of WTC survivors report posttraumatic stress symptoms 0 None
2011-01-10 Bioheart reports positive data from adipose derived stem cells study in critical limb ischemia 0 None
2011-01-10 Research suggests novel therapeutic approach for Huntington's Disease 0 None
2011-01-10 FDA grants Exelixis XL184 orphan drug designation for treatment of medullary thyroid cancer 0 None
2011-01-10 KYTHERA and Intendis initiate ATX-101 European Phase III studies for reduction of submental fat 0 3
2011-01-10 LabCorp to market On-Q-ity's circulating tumor cell platform 0 None
2011-01-10 Colorectal cancer screening disparities in certain regions 0 None
2011-01-10 Quality of life measures most useful for clinical decision-making in trials with QOL as primary outcome 0 None
2011-01-10 Miracor’s PICSO System may help advance heart failure treatment 0 None
2011-01-10 Resveratrol stimulates expression of adiponectin hormone: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 New mechanisms of resistance to chemotherapy among leukemia patients 0 None
2011-01-10 AHRQ study shows 19 million U.S. adults received diabetes treatment in 2007 0 None
2011-01-10 Researchers demystify death of brain cells in Parkinson's patients 0 None
2011-01-10 Two signaling molecules communicate across nerve cells to regulate electrical, chemical activity: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 FDA approves Abstral drug for treatment of breakthrough pain in cancer patients 0 3
2011-01-10 New lab-on-a-chip technology detects protein in blood less than 30 minutes 0 None
2011-01-10 U.S. District Court grants injunction for Sensipar patents 0 None
2011-01-10 Researchers identify gene mutation for that is essential for correct protein-processing in cells 0 None
2011-01-10 Scientists discover new anti-cancer mechanism 0 None
2011-01-10 Positive PK study results from ECLIPSE trial against cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-10 Anchor announces rapid progress in OMJPI collaboration for developing GPCR therapeutic compounds 0 5
2011-01-10 U-M lab ranks No. 1 in protein structure and function prediction in scientific competition 0 5
2011-01-10 Study finds link between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and stroke 0 None
2011-01-09 Specific silicon microdevices may provide new way to screen metastatic breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-01-09 FDA grants marketing clearance for diaDexus's PLAC Test 0 None
2011-01-09 AFQ056 drug improves symptoms in Fragile X patients: Study 0 None
2011-01-09 Abstral transmucosal tablets receive FDA approval, may help manage pain in cancer patients 0 None
2011-01-09 Green tea may help in Alzheimer’s disease: Study 0 None
2011-01-09 Simple Alzheimer’s disease test developed 0 None
2011-01-09 Autism-vaccine link study – Complete fraud 0 1
2011-01-07 Malaria drug makes cancer drug more effective 0 None
2011-01-07 Infinity provides guidance on anticipated pipeline and business goals for 2011 0 None
2011-01-07 PCPs and kidney specialists favor collaborative care for progressive chronic kidney disease 0 None
2011-01-07 Scientists identify type of cell at the origin of brain tumors 0 5
2011-01-07 Synergy's plecanatide Phase II/III trial to begin in second quarter 2011 0 None
2011-01-07 Iroko reports positive results from Phase I clinical study of nanotechnology based unique formulation of naproxen 0 None
2011-01-07 Unexpected discovery holds promise for PTSD, other anxiety disorders 0 None
2011-01-07 Radiosurgery may bring improvement for patients with extremely severe -compulsive disorder 0 None
2011-01-07 Critical Diagnostics' high sensitivity Presage ST2 Assay receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2011-01-07 MMRF awards $3 million under 2010 Biotech Investment Awards program 0 None
2011-01-07 Amorfix's AD diagnostic assay detects aggregated beta amyloid in spinal fluid 0 None
2011-01-07 FDA approved KOMBIGLYZE XR for type 2 diabetes mellitus now available in pharmacies 0 None
2011-01-07 Sucampo, Takeda initiate dosing in third lubiprostone phase 3 trial for opioid-induced bowel dysfunction 0 None
2011-01-07 Dendreon provides U.S. commercialization and European strategy updates for PROVENGE 0 None
2011-01-07 BIND Biosciences commences BIND-014 Phase 1 clinical trial in cancer 0 None
2011-01-07 Study finds combined treatments safe and effective for severe acute pancreatitis 0 None
2011-01-07 Single cellular crisis shatters chromosomes in cancer causation 0 None
2011-01-07 ASBP raises concern over FDA recommendations to lower BMI requirements for lap-band surgery 0 None
2011-01-07 Chromosome shattering seen in two to three percent of all cancers 0 None
2011-01-07 BG Medicine enters agreement to develop galectin-3 test for Siemens' automated immunoassay platforms 0 None
2011-01-07 Plexxikon, Genentech enter PLX4032 co-promotion agreement 0 None
2011-01-07 Cell Medica enters EBV-associated cancer research collaboration with CAGT and Baylor College of Medicine 0 None
2011-01-07 Intrexon Corporation, ZIOPHARM enter partnership to develop, commercialize DNA-based therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-07 Spirogen, Genentech enter multi-year ADC research collaboration and license agreement 0 None
2011-01-07 Study examines link between media consumption, eating disorders among adolescent girls in Fiji 1 None
2011-01-07 ANAVEX 2-73 named 2010's 'most promising trial drug' by Alzheimer's Weekly 0 None
2011-01-07 Biomarker study yields diagnostic blood test candidate for detection of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-07 Cells that give rise to neurons maintain high levels of ROS 0 None
2011-01-07 TD2 and Oncoholdings partner to accelerate development of superior oncology agents 0 None
2011-01-07 HRG protein inhibits tumor growth and metastasis: Study 0 None
2011-01-07 Generex, Antigen Express and RXi report positive research data from active immunotherapy collaboration 0 None
2011-01-07 Driving convertible cars with top open may increase risk of noise-induced hearing loss 0 None
2011-01-07 Scientists perform surgery on single cell to extract and examine mitochondria 0 4
2011-01-07 Regular blood test shows pre-diabetes risk factors, reduces treatment costs 0 None
2011-01-07 Seattle Genetics enters ADC collaboration agreement with Pfizer 0 None
2011-01-07 Positive results from LifeCycle Pharma's LCP-Tacro comparative trial in de novo liver transplant patients 0 None
2011-01-07 Athersys completes patient enrollment in MultiStem Phase I study for leukemia 0 None
2011-01-07 Extreme obesity a powerful risk factor for death among 2009 H1N1 patients 0 None
2011-01-07 Curis announces selection of CUDC-907 as development candidate for cancer 0 None
2011-01-07 Poll shows strong support as Smoke-Free Kentucky Campaign launches today 0 None
2011-01-07 Study: Tβ4 can protect endothelial progenitor cells 0 None
2011-01-07 Nippon Kayaku begins apaziquone Phase 1 bladder cancer study in Japan 0 None
2011-01-07 Amgen, Xencor collaborate to develop XmAb5871 for autoimmune disease 0 None
2011-01-07 Researchers identify genetic mutation responsible for acromegaly disease 1 5
2011-01-07 Esperion Therapeutics commences ETC-1002 Phase 2 clinical study for cardio-metabolic diseases 0 None
2011-01-07 NARSAD awards $12.6 million for mental health research 0 None
2011-01-07 X-BODY BioSciences, Mercator Therapeutics collaborate for multi-target cancer research 0 None
2011-01-07 Positive topline results from RDEA594 Phase 2b study in patients with gout, allopurinol 0 None
2011-01-07 Virdante Pharmaceuticals receives US key patent for Sialic Switch technology 0 None
2011-01-07 Research provides new insights into eating disorders in Native Americans 0 None
2011-01-07 New research: NFKBIA gene loss induces glioblastoma development 0 None
2011-01-07 Isis Pharmaceuticals announces addition of two new drugs to development pipeline 0 None
2011-01-07 Liver transplant recipients develop PTMS, face high risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-01-07 Researchers discover specific genetic abnormalities in hESC, iPSC lines 0 None
2011-01-07 CeNeRx commences TriRima Phase II trial for treatment resistant depression 0 None
2011-01-06 Researchers develop simple blood test to track Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Altheus Therapeutics announces completion of Zoenasa phase I trial for ulcerative colitis 0 None
2011-01-06 Acceleron recieves $1.5 million MDA grant for ACE-031 clinical study in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy 0 None
2011-01-06 MacroGenics commences MGAH22 Phase I trail for patients with HER2-positive cancer 0 None
2011-01-06 Urine tests could detect Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 0 None
2011-01-06 Metabolon announces publication of 'Metabolomic Distinction and Insights into the Pathogenesis of Human Primary Dilated Cardiomyopathy' 0 None
2011-01-06 Lexicon Pharmaceuticals announces clinical trial, mechanistic study results of LX4211 0 2
2011-01-06 Scientists develop novel technology to detect immune molecules specific to Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Presence of PML molecules could serve to diagnose condition of tumor: Researchers 0 None
2011-01-06 New technique to analyze and quantify changes in protein 0 None
2011-01-06 Findings of AM095 in various in vitro, in vivo models of fibrotic disease published in JPET 0 None
2011-01-06 Research: Tomatoes can tackle onset of vascular diseases 0 5
2011-01-06 Opexa completes meetings with FDA regarding planned development program for Tovaxin 0 4
2011-01-06 Synageva BioPharma, to-BBB to evaluate brain drug delivery technology 0 None
2011-01-06 Study provides global estimate of unreported mesothelioma cases 0 None
2011-01-06 Studies show XIFAXAN 550 mg tablets demonstrate significant relief of global IBS symptoms 0 None
2011-01-06 FDA clears STI Medical Systems' ImageSense technology for use in colposcopy 0 None
2011-01-06 Digital reminiscence system can improve quality of life for people with mild dementia 0 None
2011-01-06 Signal Genetics, Caris Life Sciences announce new agreement to commercialize MyPRS tool 0 None
2011-01-06 First web-based TBI screening tool for veterans 0 None
2011-01-06 J&JPRD submits New Drug Application to FDA for rivaroxaban 1 4
2011-01-06 Punch card study reveals link between high-density lipoprotein particles and heart disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Mayo Clinic uses Arctic Front Cardiac CryoAblation Catheter system for treating AF 0 5
2011-01-06 Studded tires can cause damage to public health and pavement 0 None
2011-01-06 Indian drugmaker seeks to make, sell generic version of Pfizer's HIV drug 0 None
2011-01-06 Mutated TDP-43 can cause neurons to die: Study 0 4
2011-01-06 Sanofi-aventis announces publication of positive BSI-201 phase II results for breast cancer 0 None
2011-01-06 Research says regular intake of green tea can prevent Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Regular eye exams are critical to prevent glaucoma 0 None
2011-01-06 FDA awards supplemental approval to support efficacy of ACTEMRA in treating RA 0 4
2011-01-06 AOA says 3D viewing may help uncover vision disorders in children 0 None
2011-01-06 Columbia research team identifies bacteria may play a key role in atherosclerosis 0 None
2011-01-06 Positive topline results from ZGN-433 Phase 1b study in obesity patients 0 4.5
2011-01-06 Nicotine replacement therapies to quit smoking 0 None
2011-01-06 Insite Vision announces completion of patient enrollment in ISV-303 Phase 1/2 trial for post surgical ocular pain, inflammation 0 None
2011-01-06 IV fluids for trauma patients may not be life savers all the time 0 None
2011-01-06 Cardiologists identify blood protein fragment that can predict heart attack 0 None
2011-01-06 Avaxia Biologics generates compelling pre-clinical data in animal models of IBD 0 None
2011-01-06 Study explores 26 school-based nutrition interventions in the US 0 None
2011-01-06 Mayo Clinic researchers estimate lifetime risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in men and women 0 None
2011-01-06 Breakthrough in MRI allows brain scans more than seven times faster 0 None
2011-01-06 Scientists discover that skin cancer can spread to lungs through cell blocking activity 0 None
2011-01-06 Researchers say women with multiple sclerosis have more HLA genes than men 0 None
2011-01-06 Winter depression is more common in women than men 0 None
2011-01-06 Omeros receives exclusive license for new series of antifibrinolytic agents 0 None
2011-01-06 Students donate $6.1 million for cancer research 0 None
2011-01-06 Pico-Tesla commences placebo-controlled Magneceutical Therapy study for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-06 Study: Antibiotics can provide long-lasting relief to patients with irritable bowel syndrome 0 None
2011-01-06 Investigators receive two Alpha-1 Foundation grants for research on lung disorder 0 None
2011-01-06 FDA grants additional marketing exclusivity to INOMAX for pediatric BPD treatment 0 None
2011-01-06 Researchers investigate umbilical cord blood stem cells for traumatic brain injury in children 0 5
2011-01-06 Stereotaxis extends strategic partnership to distribute magnetic ablation catheters 0 None
2011-01-06 DARA BioSciences provides additional details of DB959 Phase I study for Type 2 Diabetes 0 None
2011-01-05 Maternal depression adversely affects quality of life in children with epilepsy 0 None
2011-01-05 EDMA to endorse the campaign on Hypoparathyroidism 0 None
2011-01-05 Bright light therapy for the aged depressed: Study 0 None
2011-01-05 Spectrum Pharmaceuticals enters agreement with Viropro to develop biosimilar rituximab 0 5
2011-01-05 Carbylan completes enrollment in COR1.0 feasibility trial of Hydros and Hydros TA in knee osteoarthritis 0 None
2011-01-05 SuperGen initiates enrollment in first human trial of SGI-110 in MDS and AML 0 1
2011-01-05 Study finds fusion surgeries designed to alleviate pain from degenerating discs not effective 0 None
2011-01-05 American Heart Association partners in global effort to prepare for UN non-communicable diseases summit 0 None
2011-01-05 Soldiers with positive outlook in traumatic situations less likely to suffer anxiety, depression 0 None
2011-01-05 Neuroscientist says spatial strategies can reduce risk of dementia 0 None
2011-01-05 Predictive value of plasma galectin-3 levels in heart failure patients: Study 0 None
2011-01-05 Study shows adolescents who were breastfed at birth have stronger leg muscles 0 5
2011-01-05 ImmunGene, Cephalon Australia collaborate to advance new class of protein therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-05 KINAXO, AstraZeneca enter oncology research collaboration 0 None
2011-01-05 20% of patients who received implantable cardioverter-defibrillators did not meet guidelines for receipt of ICD 0 None
2011-01-05 EUSA receives FDA Priority Review status for ERWINAZE BLA 0 None
2011-01-05 Administration of therapeutic hypothermia for TBI should depend on clinical condition of individual patients 0 None
2011-01-05 Unique vaccine produces long-lasting anti-cocaine immunity in mice 0 None
2011-01-05 Alkeus and Columbia University enter license agreement for potential therapies for dry-AMD, Stargardt disease 0 5
2011-01-05 Celgene announces regulatory submissions for blood cancer therapies REVLIMID and ISTODAX 0 5
2011-01-05 GLUMETZA tablets are now available to wholesalers and physicians 0 None
2011-01-05 Canadian Cancer Society launches sixth annual Driven to Quit Challenge 0 4
2011-01-05 Study identifies sailing injuries 0 None
2011-01-05 ReproCELL to enter collaborative iPS cell-derived hepatocytes R&D agreement with NIBIO 0 None
2011-01-05 P. gingivalis infection accelerates inflammation and atherosclerosis in the innominate artery 0 None
2011-01-05 Alzheimer's Association applauds President Obama for signing National Alzheimer's Project Act into law 0 None
2011-01-05 Safe vaccine protects mice against effects of cocaine 0 None
2011-01-05 Study on aberrant cellular localization in the brain 0 None
2011-01-05 ACE identifies key objectives to combat obesity epidemic in the U.S. 0 None
2011-01-05 Anaphylatoxin C5a may be responsible for devastating effects of atherosclerosis 0 None
2011-01-05 Critical tuning dial for controlling whole body energy 0 None
2011-01-05 iHealth Lab introduces Blood Pressure Monitoring System for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad 0 None
2011-01-05 New mouse model with deficiency of lipoprotein lipase in neurons 0 None
2011-01-05 Blocking activation of delta-PKC enzyme could protect lungs from neutrophil-mediated damage 0 None
2011-01-05 Polsa Pura Bracelet is an effective tool for healthy weight loss 0 None
2011-01-05 Alnylam presents ALN-VSP Phase I trial results for liver cancer 0 None
2011-01-05 New research finds physicians are not following standard care guidelines for OA 0 None
2011-01-05 Removal of ZIP proteins from hippocampus cell protects them from injury 0 None
2011-01-05 Higher measures of walking speed associated with increased length of survival among older adults 0 None
2011-01-05 Study suggests new experimental drug is better than standard morphine 0 None
2011-01-05 Kiadis Pharma, Hospira sign license agreement to develop and commercialize ATIR hematology product 0 5
2011-01-05 Vaccinex receives FDA clearance to initiate VX15/2503 Phase 1 clinical trial in advanced solid tumors 0 None
2011-01-05 FDA approves Gore's C3 Delivery System to deploy EXCLUDER AAA Endoprosthesis 0 None
2011-01-05 Increased amounts of MMP-1 enzyme may explain preeclampsia symptoms in pregnant women 0 None
2011-01-05 Diet low in micronutrients can contribute to metabolic syndrome 0 5
2011-01-05 Spectrum submits FUSILEV sNDA for treatment of colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-01-05 Dutch scientists provide new insights into intestinal cancer through plant study 0 None
2011-01-05 FDA lifts clinical hold on Hemispherx's Alferon LDO Phase II study for influenza prevention 0 None
2011-01-05 Pico-Tesla announces expansion of Magneceutical Phase III trail for Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-01-04 Tiny light source and sensors in endoscope may detect esophageal cancer more accurately 0 None
2011-01-04 FDA approves ImmunoCellular Therapeutics IND amendment for ICT-107 Phase II clinical trial 0 None
2011-01-04 TRPM2 in pancreatic beta-cells may control insulin secretion levels 0 None
2011-01-04 Clinicians rely upon analgesics and surgery; overlook exercise and weight loss for OA patients 0 None
2011-01-04 CAMFT launches new searchable online directory for counselors and therapists 0 None
2011-01-04 Star Scientific develops moist snuff tobacco product with low carcinogenic levels 0 None
2011-01-04 Past smoking history does not affect RA patient's response to treatments 0 None
2011-01-04 Isis commences ISIS-EIF4ERx Phase 2 studies in non-small cell lung cancer and prostate cancer 0 None
2011-01-04 STAAR Surgical exceeds 200,000 Visian ICL global implants 0 None
2011-01-04 New research finds pattern for detecting 'false-positive' ANA results 1 5
2011-01-04 People fail to understand consequences of social trauma felt by bullied victims 0 2.7
2011-01-04 Encouraging results from exon skipping gene-based therapy study for DMD 2 4.3
2011-01-04 Childhood/adolescent victimization: Enhanced outreach needed 0 None
2011-01-04 Low-fat lupin proteins 0 None
2011-01-04 New program may help reduce hospital readmission rates for high-risk seniors 0 None
2011-01-04 Fundamental similarities in response to wasp infection and blood cancer development 0 None
2011-01-04 Combat-related PTSD associated with longer-term physical, emotional and cognitive symptoms 0 None
2011-01-04 Lifestyle changes between childhood and adulthood linked to high-risk cholesterol levels 0 None
2011-01-04 Personality characteristics impact psychological recovery after breast cancer treatment 0 None
2011-01-04 New options in fertility preservation for oncology patients 0 None
2011-01-04 ImmuVen to develop T cell receptor proteins for treating MRSA, cancer 0 None
2011-01-04 Bupropion and varenicline help curb cigarette craving 0 None
2011-01-04 Chest: January news briefs 0 None
2011-01-04 Nanoparticles may help diagnose and treat pancreatic and ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-01-04 MGH, Veridex establish research center of excellence on circulating tumor cell technologies 0 None
2011-01-04 Mediterranean diet appears to slow cognitive decline in older adults 0 None
2011-01-04 Baby boomers lack knowledge about Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-04 CDK1 protein deactivates EZH2 enzyme that causes cancer spread 0 None
2011-01-04 Embryome Sciences announces $4M equity financing, changes name to ReCyte Therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-04 Vitamin D deficiency could be linked to development of certain autoimmune lung diseases 0 2
2011-01-04 Mercator, Pepscan enter multi-program cancer research collaboration 0 None
2011-01-04 Researchers report estrogen may increase movement of precancerous cells in oral cavity 0 None
2011-01-04 Depression and diabetes linked to increased risk of death from heart disease in women 0 1
2011-01-04 Lyophilized amniotic membrane in strabismus surgery can cause severe fibrosis 0 None
2011-01-04 Risk-adjusted TTR appears to improve anticoagulation control 0 None
2011-01-04 Genes determine susceptibility to depression 0 None
2011-01-04 Researchers identify new biological pathway that contribute to glaucoma 0 None
2011-01-04 Fondation Leducq awards Penn Medicine researcher $6M grant for cardiovascular disease study 0 None
2011-01-04 Study: Multitude of genes are linked to adult height 0 None
2011-01-03 New approach to Alzheimer’s care 0 None
2011-01-03 Deceptive food labels lead to increased risk of deadly diseases 0 None
2011-01-03 FDA authorizes Juventas' JVS-100 Phase II clinical trial for critical limb ischemia 0 None
2011-01-03 FDA grants orphan drug status for Senesco's SNS01-T in treatment of multiple myeloma 0 5
2011-01-03 FDA clears ACT's IND to treat AMD using hESC derived RPE cells 0 None
2011-01-03 Celera seeks FDA premarketing approval for KIF6 Genotyping Assay 0 None
2011-01-03 Top-line results of TIGER-2 Phase 3 clinical trial for CF treatment 0 None
2011-01-03 People magazine features another Dr. Siegal's Cookie Diet success story 0 None

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