Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - December 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-12-31 ProStrakan announces FDA approval for Transmucosal Immediate Release Fentanyl REMS Access program 0 None
2011-12-31 ARCA biopharma extends pharmacogenetic intellectual property protection around bucindolol 0 None
2011-12-31 CHEST Foundation awards $100,000 for development of blood test for lung cancer 0 None
2011-12-30 St. Michael's Hospital endocrinologist receives Novo Nordisk Diabetes Innovation Award 0 None
2011-12-30 Van Andel studies distinguish cancer subtypes and provide promising new drug targets 0 None
2011-12-30 FDA invites Amgen for ODAC meeting on XGEVA sBLA to treat castration-resistant prostate cancer 0 None
2011-12-30 Glia cells also regulate learning and memory 0 None
2011-12-30 Four-year effort to map genetic code of 1,000 African-Americans 0 None
2011-12-30 JSCM publishes 2011 standards that guide classification of spinal cord injuries in care, research 0 4
2011-12-30 ATM gene mutations may increase hereditary risk for pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-12-30 Prion protein uptake associated with development of Scrapie disease 0 None
2011-12-29 Free, low-cost strategies to maintain good health in the new year 0 None
2011-12-29 Silent strokes linked to memory loss in the elderly 0 None
2011-12-29 Substance-related health problems during rave parties: Study 0 None
2011-12-29 New form of esophagectomy for treatment of severe cancer 0 None
2011-12-29 OAC and Obesity PPM to launch long-term online educational initiative 0 None
2011-12-29 Chart trends for bone and mineral metabolism in CKD 0 None
2011-12-29 Seniors with higher levels of vitamins and omega 3 fatty acids perform better on mental acuity tests 0 None
2011-12-29 New initiative to detect cancers in earliest stages inside cells 0 None
2011-12-29 Diets high in vitamins or omega 3 fatty acids reduce brain shrinkage 0 None
2011-12-29 Emergent commences Phase 2 combination trial of TRUw-016 with bendamustine in relapsed CLL 0 None
2011-12-28 Troponin I level test may help rule-out diagnosis of heart attack 0 None
2011-12-28 Research provides first proof of epigenetic risk factor for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-12-28 Vejthani Hospital Bangkok offers High Tibial Osteotomy Surgery for osteoarthritis 0 None
2011-12-28 Scientists identify molecular player critical to proper working of important health proteins 0 None
2011-12-28 Meta-analysis does not find significant association between CYP2C19 genotype and cardiovascular events 0 None
2011-12-28 Obesity associated with hypothalamic injury 0 None
2011-12-28 DNA stays too tightly wound in brain cells of patients with schizophrenia 0 5
2011-12-28 Celiac disease may increase risk of disordered eating, depression in women 1 None
2011-12-28 IL-1 gene inactivation may reduce severe clinical complications of atherosclerosis 0 3
2011-12-28 Working patterns should now be considered a specific risk factor for obesity, type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-12-28 Mylan receives final FDA approval for Levetiracetam ER Tablets ANDA 0 None
2011-12-28 Researchers decode and characterize DNA repair mechanism 0 None
2011-12-28 Current scientific understanding of left and right-handedness 0 None
2011-12-28 New approach may prevent septic shock 0 None
2011-12-28 Epilepsy may not increase risk of committing violent crime 0 None
2011-12-27 Oral and tactile sensitivities in childhood can lead to OCD 0 None
2011-12-27 Perrigo receives final approval from FDA for Desloratadine ANDA 0 None
2011-12-27 Tbx3 dysfunction may cause acquired and spontaneous arrhythmias 0 None
2011-12-27 CEL-SCI to expand Multikine Phase III trial in head and neck cancer 0 None
2011-12-27 Early Alzheimer’s detection - cost effective and easy 0 5
2011-12-26 Initial results from 22nd Century's X-22 Phase II-B smoking cessation trial 0 None
2011-12-26 Eisai resubmits NDA for perampanel to treat epilepsy-associated seizures 0 None
2011-12-26 FMCNA recognizes 25 dialysis patients across the nation 1 None
2011-12-26 Researchers analyze link between maternal-child relationship and adolescent obesity 0 None
2011-12-26 Synthetic drugs treat Crohn's disease in mice 0 4
2011-12-26 LRI praises U.S. Congress for legislation that addresses early lupus detection and treatment 0 None
2011-12-26 Pfizer, Karo Bio partner to develop RORgamma modulators for autoimmune diseases 0 None
2011-12-26 President Obama to provide federal funding for Alzheimer's programs 1 5
2011-12-26 UVA outreach librarian receives national award 0 None
2011-12-26 Cleveland Clinic scientists named AAAS Fellows 0 None
2011-12-26 AAA announces recipients of Young Investigator Awards 0 None
2011-12-26 Clear link between time spent in church and lower blood pressure 0 None
2011-12-26 Show Your Logo supports fight against breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-26 Science journal selects Mayo Clinic discovery among top 10 achievements of 2011 0 None
2011-12-26 Glycol chitosan-coated MRI agent safer, more effective in detecting breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-26 Neuroscientists discover gene responsible for HDLS 0 5
2011-12-26 Biologists develop radar to track ADAR's RNA editing activity in neurons 0 None
2011-12-26 UCSF professor receives 2012 Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize 0 1
2011-12-26 PMC receives $100,000 donation for new mesothelioma research laboratory 0 None
2011-12-26 Researchers report how sildenafil can alleviate heart problems 0 None
2011-12-26 FDA EMDAC schedules to review VIVUS' Qnexa NDA for treatment of obesity 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers report how sildenafil can alleviate heart problems 0 None
2011-12-23 Genetic analysis revises treatment recommendations related to thyroid cancer 0 None
2011-12-23 MindFrame establishes ischemic stroke Registry 0 None
2011-12-23 Tyrosine kinases play greater role in mitochondria than previously recognized 0 None
2011-12-23 Scientific journal retracts study that linked mouse virus to human chronic fatigue syndrome 0 None
2011-12-23 N.Y. Times review finds misuse of psychotropic drugs in disabled patients 0 None
2011-12-23 New working definition of recovery from mental disorders and substance use disorders 0 None
2011-12-23 UC San Diego surgeon removes diseased gallbladder through belly button 1 3
2011-12-23 Biosensors capable of detecting lung cancer in exhaled breath 0 None
2011-12-23 Racial disparities in stage-specific colorectal cancer mortality rates 0 None
2011-12-23 Correcting anemia can preserve kidney function in many transplant recipients 0 None
2011-12-23 Radiology researchers discover that MS affects thalamus of the brain 0 None
2011-12-23 Anti-cancer drugs may also fight antibiotic resistance 0 None
2011-12-23 Congress cuts federal funding for needle exchanges 0 2
2011-12-23 LincRNAs play key roles during embryonic brain development 0 None
2011-12-23 Study finds limited pain education at North American medical schools 0 None
2011-12-23 Risk factors for acute mountain sickness 0 None
2011-12-23 UCF scientists pioneer new source of stem cell generation 0 None
2011-12-23 Walgreen expecting sharp drop in prescription business 1 None
2011-12-23 Listening to music can effectively reduce pain in high-anxiety persons 0 None
2011-12-23 Scientists discover how DNA mismatch repair proteins work 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers present results from 31 major studies of blood-related cancers at ASH 2011 meeting 0 None
2011-12-23 Surprising finding about implants used in hip replacement surgery 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers evaluate role of Mediterranean diet ingredients in prevention of cell damage 0 None
2011-12-23 Faulty lipid metabolism may cause MS, says forensic anthropologist 0 5
2011-12-23 Scientists discover mechanism by which TNFα stimulates tumor formation 0 None
2011-12-23 Abbott commences Esprit drug eluting BVS trial in peripheral artery disease 0 None
2011-12-23 Gladstone, Bristol-Myers Squibb to identify and validate novel targets in Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers identify previously unknown gene fusion event in lung cancer 0 None
2011-12-23 ViroPharma to acquire Meritage 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers identify molecules that can stimulate heart muscle regeneration 0 None
2011-12-23 Momenta, Baxter partner to develop and commercialize biosimilars 0 None
2011-12-23 Inhibition of necroptosis protects mice from lethal SIRS 0 None
2011-12-23 ECMC network receives £35M grants for cancer medicine research 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers develop CAD-type tools to engineer RNA control systems 0 None
2011-12-23 Link between respiratory illness and PSTD among WTC first responders 0 None
2011-12-23 Botox can have unsuspected 'systemic' effects on muscles 0 None
2011-12-23 ThromboGenics submits ocriplasmin BLA with FDA to treat symptomatic VMA 0 3
2011-12-23 ASCs need to develop policies for management of malignant hyperthermia 0 None
2011-12-23 D12-PGJ3 compound can cure leukemia 0 5
2011-12-23 EpiCept receives FDA approval to commence AmiKet Phase III trial for CIPN 0 None
2011-12-22 FDA clears OptiMedica's Catalys Precision Laser System 0 None
2011-12-22 Report provides expanded review of six new EPA air quality regulations 0 None
2011-12-22 Azithromycin shows promise against trachoma-related blindness 0 None
2011-12-22 New way to awaken paternal Ube3a allele linked with Angelman syndrome 0 5
2011-12-22 Lean beef can contribute to heart-healthy diet 0 None
2011-12-22 Large-intestine bacteria may help prevent obesity 0 None
2011-12-22 AVEO initiates enrollment in tivozanib and mFOLFOX6 Phase 2 combination trial for CRC 0 None
2011-12-22 Low-gluten beers can cause symptoms in patients with celiac disease 0 None
2011-12-22 Cedars-Sinai's Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute earns CoC accreditation 0 None
2011-12-22 Drugmaker Merck to pay $24M to settle Medicaid case 0 None
2011-12-22 Study identifies six risk factors associated with blindness after spine surgery 0 None
2011-12-22 Researchers use functional MRI scans to perform brain decoding 0 None
2011-12-22 FLT-PET imaging can effectively detect mantle cell lymphoma 0 None
2011-12-22 Scottish ethnic groups more likely to be admitted in hospital with chest pain and angina 0 None
2011-12-22 Gottlieb specialist, NWCR offer top weight-loss tips 0 None
2011-12-22 Tips to keep your heart happy and healthy during holiday season 0 None
2011-12-22 People with congenital facial disfigurement have 'relatively normal' psychological functioning 0 None
2011-12-22 What's to become of the 'doc fix?' 0 None
2011-12-22 Scientists discover N-cadherin as promising therapeutic target for pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-12-22 Researchers discover how c-MYC facilitates tumor growth 0 None
2011-12-22 Autism Speaks announces 47 new ASD research grants 0 None
2011-12-22 JAMA commentary argues that vitamin therapy still plays a role in reducing stroke 0 None
2011-12-22 TriVascular treats first Canadian patients with Ovation Abdominal Stent Graft 0 None
2011-12-22 Gottlieb surgeon's evaluations of top five winter sports 0 None
2011-12-22 CNVs appear to play a significant role in early onset bipolar disorder 0 None
2011-12-22 FDA approves Infrascanner to detect life-threatening brain bleeding 0 None
2011-12-22 ORNL tool reveals previously undiscovered role of retinoblastoma 0 None
2011-12-22 Impax submits IPX066 NDA to FDA for treatment of Parkinson's 0 None
2011-12-22 Five weight loss tips for the New Year 0 None
2011-12-22 People with smaller regions of brain's cortex more likely to develop early Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-12-22 Researchers discover how normal cells in tumors can drive cancer growth 0 None
2011-12-21 New pharma title from iSmithers ‘Update on Polymers for Ocular Drug Delivery’ 0 None
2011-12-21 Holiday diet tips for people with diabetes 0 None
2011-12-21 Actavis enters LOI with QRxPharma to commercialize MoxDuo IR in the U.S. 0 None
2011-12-21 Denali Concrete Management initiates enrollment in CF101 phase 3 study for Dry Eye Syndrome 0 None
2011-12-21 Chlorthalidone may reduce risk of death in patients with systolic hypertension 0 None
2011-12-21 FDA, other organizations unveil program to monitor cataract surgery devices 0 None
2011-12-21 Antihypertensive drug therapy associated with longer life expectancy 0 None
2011-12-21 Surgeon volume and in-hospital mortality for open AAA repair 0 None
2011-12-21 Researchers discover how spinning microparticles can direct neuron growth 0 None
2011-12-21 Researchers discover one of vitamin E's normal body functions 0 None
2011-12-21 New method uses cultured skin cells to detect contact allergy 0 None
2011-12-21 Despite improvements, disparities in diagnosis and treatment of depression remain 0 None
2011-12-21 CSF biomarkers can help detect early stage of Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-12-21 GSK, ProteoTech enter R&D agreement to develop new Parkinson's therapeutics 0 None
2011-12-21 Mother's milk for healthy growth 0 None
2011-12-21 Study examines changes in RHR with risk of death from ischemic heart disease 0 None
2011-12-21 Anxious individuals are less sensitive to their environments: Study 0 4
2011-12-21 CWRU receives NIDDK grant to study role of innate immunity in IBD 0 None
2011-12-21 Study assesses evidence of immunosuppression in sepsis 0 None
2011-12-21 UCB initiates EXXELERATE study in rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2011-12-21 Survey: 40% of police officers have sleep disorders 0 None
2011-12-21 Heart-related deaths, other emergencies peak in holiday season 0 None
2011-12-21 Obesity doubles risk of recurrence and death after esophageal cancer surgery 0 None
2011-12-21 Mazor Robotics announces purchase agreement with NSH Michigan 0 None
2011-12-21 FDA accepts Pfizer's tofacitinib NDA for review 2 None
2011-12-21 Handheld near-infrared imaging device enables quick detection of hematomas 0 None
2011-12-21 Women with breast cancer more likely to develop heart disease 0 None
2011-12-21 BU professor to study incidence of hypertension, diabetes and asthma in African American women 0 None
2011-12-21 Early aquatic therapy after TKA may improve quality of life 0 None
2011-12-21 Takeda receives FDA approval for EDARBYCLOR to treat hypertension 0 None
2011-12-21 PRI now offers latest surgical robotics for patients with kidney tumors 0 None
2011-12-21 Takeda enters agreement to acquire Intellikine 0 None
2011-12-20 Immunosuppressant combination improves survival of human spinal stem cells in ALS rat model 0 None
2011-12-20 Cutting cardiac sympathetic nerve may help control heart rhythms 0 None
2011-12-20 Repeated head trauma causes CTE in hockey players 0 4
2011-12-20 Alcohol would make present-focused people more aggressive 0 None
2011-12-20 EETs may also drive growth and spread of cancer 0 None
2011-12-20 Hebrew University student wins Kaye Innovation Award for anti-cancer therapy 0 None
2011-12-20 Physical fitness tips for older adults 0 3.5
2011-12-20 Early management of whiplash injuries may reduce chronic neck pain and disability 0 None
2011-12-20 Kessler Foundation researcher earns Humboldt award for brain and behavior study 0 None
2011-12-20 Scientists discover missing link between body's biological clock and sugar metabolism system 0 None
2011-12-20 Physician notification system can help prevent further fractures in osteoporotic patients 0 None
2011-12-20 RPCI receives ASCO's QOPI certification, Leapfrog Top Hospital recognition 0 None
2011-12-20 IRSF announces new grants for research into Rett syndrome 0 None
2011-12-20 Math model reveals that spatial tissue structure delays tumor formation 0 None
2011-12-20 Study finds 44% increase in new hospital heart attack care programs since 2001 0 None
2011-12-20 CREB1 molecule activates genes linked to brain longevity 0 None
2011-12-20 Cognitive function may be a better indicator of impact of aging on an economy 0 None
2011-12-20 Top-line results from Genzyme's teriflunomide and Rebif Phase III comparison trial on RMS 0 None
2011-12-20 Top-line results from AstraZeneca and Targacept's TC-5214 Phase 3 study on MDD 0 None
2011-12-20 Lostartan can reduce cigarette smoke-induced lung injury 0 None
2011-12-20 Acupuncture can reduce protein associated with chronic stress 0 None
2011-12-20 Top winter skin care tips 0 None
2011-12-20 New UA cancer research centre to focus on personalised treatment options 0 None
2011-12-20 Stabilizing mitochondria protects against Parkinson's in a rat model 0 None
2011-12-20 Blocking EETs may represent novel strategy for cancer therapy 0 None
2011-12-20 High blood pressure in middle age raises risk of heart attack or stroke 0 None
2011-12-20 Tufts professor receives IEEE Fellow designation 0 None
2011-12-20 EETs promote primary tumor growth and metastasis in mouse models of cancer 0 None
2011-12-20 Impax commences IPX159 Phase IIb trial in Restless Legs Syndrome 0 None
2011-12-20 ESC welcomes the US study that explores PCI readmissions 0 None
2011-12-20 Gene therapy may promote growth of hair cells in inner ear 0 None
2011-12-20 Viewpoints: Is Wyden-Ryan Medicare plan a game changer?; The GOP and the individual mandate 0 None
2011-12-19 Smoking in women associated with skin cancer: Study 0 None
2011-12-19 Phase I clinical study of Selexys SelG1 for sickle cell disease completed 0 None
2011-12-19 Individualised approach to cancer medicine considering genetic variations 0 None
2011-12-19 Exactech commences clinical trial to evaluate new cartilage repair technology 0 None
2011-12-19 UCL awarded 20M grant to establish The Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology Centre 0 None
2011-12-19 Second-hand smoke exposure during childhood associated with aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease 0 None
2011-12-19 Studies confirm potential of EarlySense system as risk assessment tool for preventing pressure ulcers 0 None
2011-12-19 Lixte's LB-205 shows therapeutic potential against Gaucher disease 0 None
2011-12-19 ALS TDI, Biogen Idec and UCB enter agreement to study anti-CD40L antibody for ALS 0 None
2011-12-19 Alkermes commences ALKS 9070 phase 3 clinical trial for schizophrenia 0 None
2011-12-19 GSK initiates rhACE2 phase IIa study for Acute Lung Injury 0 None
2011-12-19 Zalicus commences Z944 Phase 1 clinical trial for treatment of acute and inflammatory pain 0 None
2011-12-19 Soybean compounds can increase effectiveness of radiation treatment for lung cancer 0 None
2011-12-19 IGN joins BCCA Genome Science Center 0 None
2011-12-19 Diseases of the Colon & Rectum publishes results from Pacira's EXPAREL Phase 3 trial 0 None
2011-12-19 arGEN-X to advance SIMPLE Antibody platform for treatment of autoimmune disorders 0 None
2011-12-19 UCL to establish new center for treatment of neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2011-12-19 Study finds knee pain patterns vary among women over a 12-year period 0 None
2011-12-19 The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to expand coverage of MNT 0 None
2011-12-19 Arab Health conference to discuss link between vitamin D deficiency and osteoporosis 0 None
2011-12-19 Scientists discover a way to keep normal and cancer cells alive in the lab 0 None
2011-12-19 Clinical trials highlight beneficial effect of CRT in heart failure 0 None
2011-12-19 ESC, SAGE to launch European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care 0 None
2011-12-19 Increased Sirt1 expression protects against neurodegeneration in HD mouse model 0 None
2011-12-19 SIRT1 gene appears to delay onset of HD in mouse model 0 None
2011-12-19 LFA praises Congress for vital lupus funding in Fiscal Year 2012 Omnibus Appropriations Bill 0 None
2011-12-17 Baxter receives FDA approval for ADVATE to prevent hemophilia A 0 None
2011-12-17 Combination of bevacizumab and chemoradiation safe, effective for nasopharyngeal carcinoma 0 None
2011-12-17 Enrollment complete in ThromboGenics, BioInvent TB-402 Phase IIb trial on VTE 0 None
2011-12-17 Problem behaviors may increase risk of suicide in children 0 None
2011-12-17 Experts argue about dementia detection in primary care practice at AFA-ADDF meeting 0 None
2011-12-17 GE Healthcare's MIND campaign goes online for patients with neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2011-12-17 Research roundup: Insurance coverage in the Great Recession; PCIP vs. CHIP 0 None
2011-12-17 Advice for newly-diagnosed Parkinson's patients 0 None
2011-12-17 Study: Dentists' role in medical checkups 0 None
2011-12-17 Researchers discover miR-520 blocks cancer-promoting signaling pathway 0 None
2011-12-17 New procedure helps reconstruct cricoid cartilage in a cancer patient 0 None
2011-12-17 NYC Council Member celebrates re-launch of Einstein's Gruss MRRC 0 None
2011-12-17 Scientists devise a way to reduce side effects of lung cancer therapy 0 None
2011-12-17 Washington state's tobacco prevention and cessation programs reduce health care costs 0 None
2011-12-17 Researchers demonstrate laser transmission spectroscopy 0 None
2011-12-17 Gladstone Senior Investigator named AAAS fellow for cardiac and stem cell research 0 None
2011-12-17 Inexpensive weight management program could improve health and reduce medical costs 0 None
2011-12-16 First reliable method to predict whether SSRIs work on depressed patients 0 None
2011-12-16 Microvascular stamp stimulates, directs blood vessel growth on wound surface 0 5
2011-12-16 Kessler scientists monitor Ekso device in six patients with traumatic SCI 0 None
2011-12-16 New MRI method can track progression of multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-12-16 MHI cardiologists perform first clinical procedure in Canada using MitraClip system 0 None
2011-12-16 Health literacy linked with proper daily care and management for heart failure patients 0 None
2011-12-16 Historical context: The intersection of politics and Medicare policy 0 None
2011-12-16 Certain measures of kidney health may predict who is likely to die prematurely 0 None
2011-12-16 Researchers identify gene responsible for EMT transformation 0 None
2011-12-16 Scientists identify how cells reduce tissue damage from inflammation in ALI model 0 None
2011-12-16 Study aims to reduce mortality disparities by education 0 None
2011-12-16 Patients need less blood after surgery than is widely thought 0 None
2011-12-16 IASLC takes proactive role in advancing lung cancer screening forward 0 None
2011-12-16 Wistar to develop new drug against EBV-associated cancers 0 None
2011-12-16 Six UNC faculty members named AAAC fellow 0 None
2011-12-16 Study unveils mechanisms behind neurological effects of penitrem A 0 None
2011-12-16 Beef can play a role in a cholesterol-lowering diet 0 None
2011-12-16 KCC Director recognized for distinguished contributions to cancer care 0 None
2011-12-16 TJC approves UCSD's DSC Certification for Ventricular Assist Device 0 None
2011-12-16 Hereditary cancer syndrome predisposes patients to uveal melanoma 0 None
2011-12-16 Almost two-thirds of pregnant women in B.C. consume prescription drugs 0 None
2011-12-16 Researchers identify second oldest human disease mutation 0 None
2011-12-16 Cancer-causing potential of fetal exposure to carcinogens can vary substantially 0 None
2011-12-16 FLI, IZW partner to begin ageing research project in 2012 0 None
2011-12-16 IQWiG publishes report on Esbriet benefit assessment for treatment of IPF 0 None
2011-12-16 FDA accepts Vertex KALYDECO NDA for six-month Priority Review 0 None
2011-12-16 Older people with visual impairment can benefit from Tai Chi 0 5
2011-12-16 NACP and MAPT polymorphisms interact to influence rate of Parkinson's progression 0 None
2011-12-16 Critical Diagnostics receives FDA clearance for Presage ST2 Assay 0 None
2011-12-16 Serotonin, wnt are in charge of asymmetrical right-left development in embryos 0 None
2011-12-16 Metabolomx' colorimetric sensor array can identify subtype of lung cancer 0 None
2011-12-16 Scientists uncover critical genetic mutation in patients with MDS 0 None
2011-12-15 Decision support tool for objective diagnostics of Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-12-15 New $100M Cooper Cancer Institute in Camden to break ground in April 2012 0 None
2011-12-15 University of Southampton receives ERC grant to support research into enhanced NMR 0 None
2011-12-15 RaySearch initiates IMRT European trial to treat rectal cancer 0 None
2011-12-15 Most practitioners advise people with LBP to take short break from work despite guidelines 0 None
2011-12-15 ICRM director-general to give lecture about cancer research in India at AACR conference 0 None
2011-12-15 Study evaluates use of leukocyte and platelet-rich fibrin biomaterial in heart patients 0 None
2011-12-15 Lab results change in consistent ways during the course of Kawasaki disease 0 None
2011-12-15 Widowers should find new partner to avoid risk of poor mental health 0 None
2011-12-15 SU2C, MRA announce new Dream Team dedicated to melanoma research 0 None
2011-12-15 New approaches can improve cancer care delivery 0 None
2011-12-15 UT MD Anderson offers CAP gift for pediatric cancer patients 0 None
2011-12-15 New drug candidate may halt mental decline of Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-12-15 More than half of older patients with anemia do not need transfusions after hip surgery 0 None
2011-12-15 Cereblon protein now holds hope in fight against multiple myeloma 0 None
2011-12-15 Five tips to identify unstable individuals during holidays 0 None
2011-12-15 GeneKey launches personalized medicine service for cancer patients 0 None
2011-12-15 OA patients benefit from walking skills training following total hip arthroplasty 0 None
2011-12-15 Mayo Clinic to build new cancer treatment facility 0 None
2011-12-15 AtheroNova establishes clear development plan for AHRO-001 after positive FDA feedback 0 None
2011-12-15 Researchers identify genetic factors responsible for neurons in the thalamus 0 None
2011-12-15 Simple online calculator can tackle pancreatic and bowel cancer 0 None
2011-12-15 ASN joins ABIM Foundation's Choosing Wisely campaign 0 None
2011-12-15 Peacekeepers, relief workers do not show same mental health effects as combat veterans 0 None
2011-12-15 JHN to initiate new Phase I immunotherapy trial in glioblastoma 0 None
2011-12-15 New knee replacement model increases likelihood of early revision surgery 0 None
2011-12-15 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute introduces Insight blog 0 None
2011-12-15 Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy may eradicate cancer 0 5
2011-12-15 Multiple CT scans can increase risk of cancer 0 5
2011-12-15 Small genetic changes may increase risk of schizophrenia 0 None
2011-12-15 Half of all stillbirths result from pregnancy disorders, placental conditions 0 None
2011-12-15 Nitroglycerin can boost body's natural immune response to cancer 0 None
2011-12-15 HDE and DEP exposure can lead to development of asthma 0 None
2011-12-15 Isis announces addition of three new drug development candidates 0 None
2011-12-15 Researchers discover novel viral oncogenesis mechanism 0 None
2011-12-15 Fast Forward, Lineagen to fund clinical development and validation of blood-based assay for MS 0 None
2011-12-15 Liver transplantations for NASH-Cirrhosis increase dramatically 0 None
2011-12-15 DCC gene protects mice from onset of colon cancer 0 None
2011-12-15 Magnetic stimulation of brain nerve cells may speed up recovery from hemispatial neglect 0 None
2011-12-15 Thousands of diabetes-related deaths could be avoided with better care: UK Report 0 None
2011-12-15 Ganitumab shows promise in early-phase trials for metastatic pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-12-15 Researchers develop mouse model to investigate fenugreek allergy 0 None
2011-12-15 Attention deficit drugs safe for adult hearts as well 0 None
2011-12-15 Antioxidant can delay onset of all indicators of Alzheimer's 2 None
2011-12-15 Novel prognostic model for patients with treatment-related MDS 0 None
2011-12-15 Molecular signature indicative of hypoxia predicts progression to AD 0 None
2011-12-14 Dendrimers offers a new way to treat age-related macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa 0 None
2011-12-14 Chronic fatigue syndrome may be reason behind many school absenteeism: Study 0 None
2011-12-14 Salix submits Crofelemer NDA to FDA for treatment of HIV-associated diarrhea 0 None
2011-12-14 Angioplasties can be safely performed at centers that do not have on-site surgical capability 0 None
2011-12-14 H2S plays critical role in signaling pathway linked to Alzheimer's and Parkinson's 0 None
2011-12-14 Chemical disruption to key interaction shown to limit metastasis in test mice 0 None
2011-12-14 Celgene reports final results from REVLIMID-rituximab combination phase II study for relapsed/refractory CLL 0 None
2011-12-14 Research on pancreatic cancer diagnostic test wins QED award 0 4
2011-12-14 Textile cushions with smart sensor systems for persons confined to bed or wheelchair 0 None
2011-12-14 Hydrogel regenerates healthy, scar-free tissue on skin damaged by severe burns 0 None
2011-12-14 Potential nanoparticle treatment for macular degeneration and retinitis pigmentosa 0 None
2011-12-14 Positive data from Nektar's NKTR-181 Phase 1 clinical study for chronic pain 0 None
2011-12-14 Acetylcholine can weaken synaptic connections between neurons in brain 0 None
2011-12-14 Researchers discover how statins promote breakdown of plaque in arteries 0 None
2011-12-14 People with Parkinson's exhibit increased arm swing during early stages 0 None
2011-12-14 Link between high tau levels and worse outcome after head trauma 0 None
2011-12-14 Study: High cancer screening rates seen among elderly adults 0 None
2011-12-14 Researchers uncover important source of inflammation for CKD 0 None
2011-12-14 Celgene announces data from REVLIMID Phase III study on high-risk asymptomatic smoldering MM 0 None
2011-12-14 Maraviroc reduces incidence of GvHD in blood cancer patients after ASCT 0 None
2011-12-14 New study: Insulin signaling is altered in human pancreas 0 None
2011-12-14 RHUL researchers call for more unified lower back pain guidelines 0 None
2011-12-14 ACS revises guideline formation process for cancer screening 0 None
2011-12-14 Children of childhood cancer survivors do not have increased risk for birth defects 0 None
2011-12-14 Promising results from Fate Therapeutics' ProHema Phase 1b trial on hematologic malignancies 0 None
2011-12-14 GW scientist to identify molecular mechanisms that define embryonic OE stem cells 0 None
2011-12-14 Lifestyle and environmental factors may increase risk of cancer 0 None
2011-12-14 CTI, Chroma announce final results from tosedostat phase II study on AML 0 None
2011-12-14 FDA allows marketing of Infrascanner Model 1000 for intracranial hematomas diagnosis 0 None
2011-12-14 Older women may face negative consequences with weight regain after loss 0 None
2011-12-14 Researchers create vaccine that reduces tumors in mice 0 None
2011-12-14 Researchers convert astrocytes directly into dopamine-producing neurons 0 None
2011-12-14 NYUCI experts present latest research findings about hematologic cancers at 53rd ASH meeting 0 None
2011-12-14 Study finds underutilization of warfarin among Kentucky women with AF 0 None
2011-12-14 Link between maternal pre-pregnant BMI, weight change in pregnancy and offspring birthweight 0 None
2011-12-14 Study reveals key role of melatonin receptor in sleep regulation 0 None
2011-12-14 Study to evaluate effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy for BDD 0 None
2011-12-14 Microneedle-based sensors can detect real-time chemical changes in the body 0 None
2011-12-14 New substance can replace nucleoside thymidine in DNA biosynthesis 0 None
2011-12-14 JDRF initiates enrollment in metformin clinical study for type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-12-14 Mimicking periosteum to heal traumatic bone injury 0 None
2011-12-14 Unexplained kidney disease affecting rural workers across Central America, PRI's 'The World' reports 2 None
2011-12-14 Individuals with mood and anxiety disorders may be more likely to abuse opioids 0 None
2011-12-14 Researchers identify interactive pathway that regulates cancer metastasis 0 None
2011-12-14 Bronx churches, Montefiore partner to fight against hypertension 0 None
2011-12-14 People with myotonic muscular dystrophy more likely to develop cancer 0 None
2011-12-14 Top five tips for easy breathing during holiday season 0 None
2011-12-14 Positive results from Aestus' ATx08-001 Phase II study on post-herpetic neuralgia 1 None
2011-12-14 Economic impact of PTSD in Northern Ireland 0 None
2011-12-14 ImmusanT secures $20M in Series A financing 0 None
2011-12-14 Microwave ablation therapy may be safe, effective for pulmonary metastases 0 4
2011-12-14 Standard chemotherapy regimen may increase survival rates in limited stage Hodgkin's lymphoma patients 0 None
2011-12-14 Mandatory screening helps identify more athletes with SCT 0 None
2011-12-14 U.S. DoD awards $11M to study two different ways to treat PTSD in war veterans 0 None
2011-12-14 Vorinostat in addition to chemotherapy drugs improves remission rates in AML patients 0 None
2011-12-14 Indiscriminate expensive imaging has little clinical benefit in patients requiring epidural steroid injections 0 None
2011-12-13 New exercise and memory study for Parkinson's disease patients 0 None
2011-12-13 High-intensity intermittent exercise lowers blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetics 0 5
2011-12-13 Scientists identify gene mutation behind Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia 0 None
2011-12-13 DNA sequencing identifies new altered genes that drive CLL 1 5
2011-12-13 Brain atrophy is evident in Parkinson's patients with MCI 0 None
2011-12-13 Intertwined diseases may both contribute to cognitive decline in Parkinson's 0 None
2011-12-13 Scientists identify A2bAR as possible new therapeutic target against atherosclerosis 0 None
2011-12-13 Acurian, Onconova sign Clinical Trial Liaison Services agreement 0 None
2011-12-13 Basque engineer develops computer-based psychological tool for sportsperson 0 None
2011-12-13 Study demonstrates that bone marrow and PBSC result in similar patient survival 0 None
2011-12-13 Incyte announces further analyses from Jakafi Phase III trial on myelofibrosis 0 None
2011-12-13 Scientists pinpoint protein that allows GBM to invade healthy brain tissue 0 None
2011-12-13 Horticultural activities influence mentally challenged people's ANS and cortisol response 0 None
2011-12-13 Many parents do not think their teens are at risk for noise-induced hearing loss 0 None
2011-12-13 Ruxolinitib reduces spleen size by 35% in patients with myelofibrosis 0 None
2011-12-13 New high-alcohol-seeking mice mimics human consumption patterns 0 None
2011-12-13 Plant world has great potential as a source of new medicines, says NYBG scientist 0 None
2011-12-13 ISIS-FXIRx reduces Factor XI activity without bleeding in healthy volunteers 0 None
2011-12-13 Scientists discover how intestinal tract influences B cells to prevent infection 0 None
2011-12-13 S*BIO announces results from pacritinib Phase 2 study on myelofibrosis 0 None
2011-12-13 WPI to develop smart phone app for foot ulcers, advanced diabetes 0 None
2011-12-13 Combination of bortezomib and panobinostat shows promise against advanced MM 0 4
2011-12-13 Scientists create antigenic myeloma peptide 'cocktail' 0 None
2011-12-13 Synta's ganetespib shows potent in vitro and in vivo activity against multiple breast cancer types 0 None
2011-12-13 Inaccurate blood pressure assessment may impact hypertension treatment decisions 0 None
2011-12-13 LTCRT participates in GPS study that seeks to personalize cancer care 0 None
2011-12-13 Single rooms in hospitals is not enough to prevent gastroenteritis 0 None
2011-12-13 NIH, Autism Speaks announce addition of AGRE as data federation site for NDAR 0 None
2011-12-13 PET scans can provide insight into process that causes aortic stenosis 0 None
2011-12-13 Consistent asthma medication use could prevent severe attacks 0 None
2011-12-13 Celgene reports final results from REVLIMID plus VIDAZA phase II study on higher-risk MDS 0 None
2011-12-13 Study: One kind of leukemia sometimes masquerades as another 0 None
2011-12-13 KPT-SINE shows promise against CLL 0 None
2011-12-13 Patients on contact precautions more likely to develop delirium during hospital stay 0 None
2011-12-13 Low-volume high-intensity exercise training may help treat type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-12-13 Plexxikon announces scientific findings from PLX3397 preclinical studies on AML 0 None
2011-12-13 Ect2 protein plays a crucial role in cell division 0 None
2011-12-13 Three-drug combination therapy appears to be effective for newly diagnosed MM patients 0 None
2011-12-13 Infants with low salivary cortisol levels develop fewer allergies 0 None
2011-12-13 FDA approves Lannett's ANDA for Triamterene with Hydrochlorothiazide Capsules 0 None
2011-12-13 Geron commences GRN1005 Phase 2 trial in breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-12 ADHD drugs not bad for the heart: Study 0 None
2011-12-12 Alternative cures for cancer lure people and may cause more harm than good: Study 0 None
2011-12-12 Alzheimer’s disease vaccine developed by Australian scientists 0 None
2011-12-12 Sound sleep despite technology overload: Study 0 None
2011-12-12 Bone drug effective in improving breast cancer survival 0 None
2011-12-12 Gene therapy for bleeding disorder Hemophilia B 0 None
2011-12-12 IRIDEX announces data from MicroPulse laser therapy study on DME 0 None
2011-12-12 Second annual clinical meeting of Cell Society to be held in San Diego 0 None
2011-12-12 InVivo co-founder receives 2011 The Economist annual Innovation Award in Bioscience 0 None
2011-12-12 WTC disaster results in increased risk of physical and mental health conditions after 9/11 0 4
2011-12-12 Soligenix reports results from orBec Phase 2 trial on acute GVHD 0 None
2011-12-12 Mazor Robotics to purchase Renaissance system for spine surgeries 0 None
2011-12-12 Reata, Abbott partner to develop and commercialize AIMs for chronic diseases 0 None
2011-12-12 Technique expands scarce resources used for cord blood transplant procedure 0 None
2011-12-12 Treatment with leukemia patients' own cells may prevent infections after chemotherapy 0 None
2011-12-12 Celgene announces interim results of REVLIMID study on CLL 0 None
2011-12-12 Scientists identify importance of novel protein-regulating mechanism 0 None
2011-12-12 Research examines novel treatment techniques for hemophilia B, VTE 0 None
2011-12-12 MyHeartMap Challenge to create nation's first crowd-sourced AED registry 0 None
2011-12-12 Onconova announces data from five rigosertib clinical trials on MDS 0 None
2011-12-12 Re-treatment with rituximab may benefit patients with LTB follicular lymphoma 0 3
2011-12-12 PCI-32765 is highly active and well tolerated in patients with CLL 0 None
2011-12-12 Onyx announces data from three carfilzomib studies on RRMM 0 None
2011-12-12 New findings from Micromet's blinatumomab phase 1 trial on DLBCL 0 None
2011-12-12 Immunomodulators show promise against multiple myeloma 0 None
2011-12-12 BioInvent announces new BI-505 preclinical data on multiple myeloma 0 None
2011-12-12 New method for detailed analyses of electrical activity in brain 0 None
2011-12-12 New research on diagnosis and treatment of leukemia to be presented at 53rd ASH meeting 0 None
2011-12-12 Syndax announces data from entinostat phase 2 study on HL 0 None
2011-12-12 Breakthroughs in hematopoietic cell transplantation to be presented at 53rd ASH meeting 0 None
2011-12-12 Rare genetic condition provides insight into how pancreas develops 0 None
2011-12-12 SCRI to present findings of blood cancer trials at 53rd ASH annual meeting 0 None
2011-12-12 Pig iPSCs can safely incorporate into tissues without tumor formation 0 None
2011-12-12 Biochip can quickly predict blood poisoning 0 None
2011-12-12 New cancer research findings presented at 53rd ASH annual meeting 0 None
2011-12-12 Mayo Clinic to break ground for cutting edge cancer therapy facility 0 None
2011-12-12 Link between vitamin D deficiency and urinary incontinence 0 None
2011-12-12 Positive dose-escalation/expansion data from Array BioPharma's ARRY-614 Phase 1 MDS study 0 None
2011-12-12 Suppressing STARD9 protein could be a novel strategy to fight cancers 0 None
2011-12-12 Burned military casualties with AKI may have adverse outcomes 0 1
2011-12-12 Celgene announces results from azacitidine Phase 1 study on AML 0 None
2011-12-12 Onyx receives FDA Standard Review designation for carfilzomib NDA to treat RRMM 0 None
2011-12-12 PCI-32765 produces durable remissions in Phase I/II CLL clinical trial 0 None
2011-12-12 New data from TetraLogic's TL32711 study on AML presented at 53rd ASH meeting 0 None
2011-12-12 HER2 proteins do not predict breast cancer patient's outcome after Herceptin treatment 0 None
2011-12-12 ACE inhibitors, ARBs have different effects on heart health of dialysis patients 0 3
2011-12-12 Gene therapy can reduce painful bleeding episodes in patients with hemophilia B 0 None
2011-12-12 People in Northern Ireland less likely to develop cancers 0 None
2011-12-12 Study describes miR-124 can prevent and treat liver cancer 0 None
2011-12-12 New method to design Alzheimer's antibodies 0 None
2011-12-12 Most patients with AKI do not see kidney specialists within a year 0 3
2011-12-12 Memgen to present ISF35 clinical trial data on CLL at 53rd ASH meeting 1 None
2011-12-11 Positive data from Aeterna Zentaris AEZS-131 preclinical study on TNBC 0 None
2011-12-09 Researchers discover molecular marker for immediate precursors of blood stem cells 0 None
2011-12-09 Bluegrass Vascular commences enrollment in clinical study of Surfacer Inside-Out Access Catheter System 0 None
2011-12-09 Signal Genetics to launch second generation Myeloma product, MyPRS Plus 0 None
2011-12-09 Increased sensitivity to low frequency vibration found in people with inherited hearing loss 0 4
2011-12-09 Study explains molecular basis for cherubism disease 0 None
2011-12-09 Abbott commences Absorb-XIENCE PRIME comparative clinical trial 0 None
2011-12-09 Researchers reveal contribution of telomerase in controlling genetic code integrity 0 None
2011-12-09 Trastuzumab improves long-term outcomes in obese patients with HER2-positive breast cancer 0 None
2011-12-09 Research roundup: Depression and Medicaid spending; Saving on chronic care costs?: Mental health coverage 0 None
2011-12-09 Positive results from Puma's neratinib Phase II trials presented at CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 0 None
2011-12-09 VDF, CDC and VDC to educate women about gender-specific DVT risks 1 1
2011-12-09 Study may help personalize pain medication management for sickle cell disease patients 0 None
2011-12-09 Tips to help ease caregiver's burden during holiday season 0 None
2011-12-09 Supreme Court hears arguments related to patent dispute 0 None
2011-12-09 Report uncovers disparities in cancer incidence and death rates in Australia 0 None
2011-12-09 MRI can predict breast cancer prognosis 0 None
2011-12-09 caprotec's CCMS technology identifies novel co-targets of three anti-cancer drugs 0 None
2011-12-09 Study: Tart cherry juice improves overall sleep efficiency 1 None
2011-12-09 HCI earns NCI's Center for Quantitative Imaging Excellence certification 0 None
2011-12-09 Menarini, Moberg Derma partner to distribute Emtrix in Italy 0 None
2011-12-09 VIVUS announces results of Qnexa clinical study on cardiometabolic disease 0 None
2011-12-09 Lawson researchers exploit hunger hormone to identify prostate cancer 0 2
2011-12-09 Electromechanical wave imaging can diagnose non-periodic arrhythmias 0 None
2011-12-09 Positive results from Synta's Ganetespib Phase 2 trial on HER2-positive and triple negative mBC 0 None
2011-12-09 Young football players may be at higher risk for stroke 0 None
2011-12-09 Combination of MEK inhibitors and nilotinib can overcome CML resistance to targeted drug 0 5
2011-12-09 Girls suffer more frequently from chronic pain than boys 0 None
2011-12-09 Scientists uncover three new locations for Crohn's Disease genes 0 None
2011-12-09 Positive results from Metabolex arhalofenate plus febuxostat study on hyperuricemia, gout 0 None
2011-12-09 USPTO issues Diabetes Patent to Omni Bio 0 None
2011-12-09 Pharmacyclics, Janssen partner to develop and market PCI-32765 anti-cancer compound 0 None
2011-12-09 FDA committee votes against CardioMEMS' Champion Heart Failure Monitoring System 0 None
2011-12-09 Scientists discover mechanism that controls 'fat switch' in the body 0 None
2011-12-09 Toxins in Danish mushroom are effective against cancer cells 0 None
2011-12-09 Dietary fibers from brown algae help people lose more weight 0 None
2011-12-09 Galectin Therapeutics to initiate GM-CT-01 Phase 1/2 combination study in advanced MM 0 None
2011-12-09 ChemoCentryx commences CCX140 Phase II trial in diabetic nephropathy 0 None
2011-12-09 FDA approves Boston Scientific's Infinion 16 Lead for chronic pain management 0 None
2011-12-09 Breakthrough advance in tackling dangerous 'bad' cholesterol in the body 0 None
2011-12-08 FDA advisory panel OKs anemia drug peginesatide 0 None
2011-12-08 Working night shifts may raise risk of diabetes: Study 0 None
2011-12-08 Clues to underlying causes of atherosclerosis 0 1
2011-12-08 Recommendations to address challenges associated with chronic inflammatory diseases 0 None
2011-12-08 Considering varying extent to which genes are turned on or off can help develop personalised, predictive medicines 0 None
2011-12-08 H. pylori bacterium produces urease to neutralize gastric acid 0 5
2011-12-08 MS may progress from outermost layers of brain to its deep parts 0 None
2011-12-08 Heart patients may experience fewer traumas with new invention 0 None
2011-12-08 New gene editing technique can heal sickle cell patients with their own cells 0 None
2011-12-08 Treating 'brain tsunamis' could stop many victims of major head injury from further damage 0 None
2011-12-08 Animal study offers insights into possible drug targets to improve memory as we age 0 None
2011-12-08 Massive and consistent changes in inflammatory gene expression seen in trauma, burns 0 None
2011-12-08 Cedars-Sinai neurosurgeon seals off wide-neck aneurysm with new device 0 None
2011-12-08 Israeli Nobel Laureate receives AvH's Humboldt Research Award 0 None
2011-12-08 African American women are less psychologically affected by being overweight 0 None
2011-12-08 Scientists discover genetic trigger that makes stem cells differentiate in nose epithelia 0 4
2011-12-08 First study to identify molecular mechanism that links inflammation to cancer epigenetics 0 None
2011-12-08 Ecstasy drug associated with chronic changes in human brain 0 5
2011-12-08 Euthymics presents EB-1020 preclinical data on ADHD at ACNP annual meeting 0 None
2011-12-08 New ways to treat overeating in children and adults 0 None
2011-12-08 Research: lncRNA affects apoptosis and plays a role in RBC development 0 None
2011-12-08 Scientists discover clues to the pancreatic cysts' possible origins 0 None
2011-12-08 Simple mindful eating, stress-reduction techniques help prevent weight gain in obese women 0 None
2011-12-08 Positive results from Genentech's pertuzumab plus Herceptin Phase III study on HER2-positive mBC 0 None
2011-12-08 First realistic 3-D diagram of thalamocortical column in rodent brain 0 None
2011-12-08 Intensive maternal care during infancy promotes effect of NPY in brain 0 None
2011-12-08 Researchers sequence entire transcriptome of mouse neural retina 0 None
2011-12-08 Janssen Biotech, Molecular Partners collaborate to develop DARPins for immunological diseases 0 None
2011-12-08 Positive results from Pearl Therapeutics' PT001 Phase 2b trial on COPD 0 None
2011-12-07 Personalized action plans to combat depression 0 None
2011-12-07 New cell formation after arterial injury increases risk of further heart attacks 0 None
2011-12-07 Needle-free anemia test to be launched in February, Guardian reports 0 None
2011-12-07 Ampio awarded composition of matter patent for Ampion in Europe 0 None
2011-12-07 Racial differences in inflammation might explain survival paradox among dialysis patients 0 None
2011-12-07 Relaxin improves poor blood flow and kidney function in a rat model of PKD 1 4
2011-12-07 Diabetes increases risk of emergency caesarean birth in women with poorly contracting uterus 0 None
2011-12-07 Aethlon receives approval to begin Hemopurifier study at Sarcoma Oncology Center 0 None
2011-12-07 Headache affects one of every two HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2011-12-07 AFECTAIR may be an effective alternative to SoC for delivery of inhaled nitric oxide 0 None
2011-12-07 ZIOPHARM receives European patent allowance for palifosfamide to treat cancer 0 None
2011-12-07 True impact of injuries in the UK higher than previously thought 0 None
2011-12-07 Researchers identify likely cause of essential tremor 1 None
2011-12-07 New NHGRI funding plan sharpens focus of Genome Sequencing Program on medical apps 0 None
2011-12-07 Future of drug discovery and development to be highlighted at 2011 BPS Winter Meeting 0 None
2011-12-07 Web-based video game players contribute to analysis of DNA sequences 0 None
2011-12-07 King's College London submits first clinical grade xeno-free hES cell lines to the UKSCB 0 None
2011-12-07 SG Austria, Nuvilex use live cell encapsulation technology and treat diabetes in animal model 0 5
2011-12-07 Combination of cannabinoids and opiates could help reduce chronic pain 0 4.5
2011-12-07 Pretreatment fasting glucose could block breast cancer progression 0 None
2011-12-07 UCSF resident to receive 2012 William P. Van Wagenen Fellowship 0 None
2011-12-07 Health Alliance, Bayer sign outcomes-based contract to support MS patients 0 None
2011-12-07 Biologists discover how fruit flies can provide solutions to human pain, control insect-borne diseases 0 None
2011-12-07 New method improves accuracy of AF risk assessments 0 None
2011-12-07 Donated permanent pacemakers safe and effective for Indian heart patients 0 None
2011-12-07 Women experience intimate partner violence, depression after childbirth 0 None
2011-12-07 Testing athletes for concussions may induce mental fatigue 0 None
2011-12-07 TAU develops tumor destruction method that also creates immunity 0 None
2011-12-07 Milk powder outperforms lower-dose therapy for treatment of food allergies 0 None
2011-12-07 Purdue, GE Healthcare and Notre Dame announce commercial availability of Veo CT scan 0 None
2011-12-07 Researchers discover new tick-borne infection 0 None
2011-12-07 INT-777 shows promise against metabolic syndrome 0 5
2011-12-07 Circadian activity rhythm linked to subsequent development of dementia or MCI 0 None
2011-12-07 Report shows how mutant gene influences lipid metabolism 0 None
2011-12-07 Obese, overweight people at increased risk of cancer 0 None
2011-12-07 Smoking, excess weight, unhealthy diets and alcohol cause cancer 0 None
2011-12-06 Study: Dental x-rays can investigate bone structure and predict fractures 0 None
2011-12-06 Fatty livers burn more fat, not less 0 None
2011-12-06 Study evaluates whether genetic GST polymorphisms increase risk of ALD in alcoholics 0 None
2011-12-06 Low vaccination rate for flu vaccines in diabetic patients 0 None
2011-12-06 Ranbaxy introduces Atorvastatin-Amlodipine besylate tablets in the U.S. 0 None
2011-12-06 Therakos commences enrollment in photopheresis Phase IIb clinical study for chronic GvHD 0 2.5
2011-12-06 Positive final results from BioLineRx BL-1021 Phase Ia study for neuropathic pain 0 None
2011-12-06 PDUFA goal date of NDA for Protalix's taliglucerase alfa extended 0 None
2011-12-06 Alzheimer's Australia, Bupa Health launch brain health app in the UK 0 None
2011-12-06 Biosensors can detect oxidant production in living organism 0 2
2011-12-06 Experts to explore neuroethics of memory at SUNY Downstate symposium 0 None
2011-12-06 Premature kids more likely to have behavioural/emotional problems 0 5
2011-12-06 Transient absorption tracks carbon nanotubes in living cells and bloodstream 0 None
2011-12-06 GE Healthcare, UCSF collaborate for cord blood project 0 5
2011-12-06 Researchers reveal how podocytes may regenerate themselves during normal kidney function 0 None
2011-12-06 Researchers identify brain area that controls voluntary movement after damage 0 None
2011-12-06 Exposure to family violence may increase brain activity in children 0 None
2011-12-06 Epilepsy in children with ASD is photosensitive: Study 0 None
2011-12-06 Study identifies ways to differentiate types of diabetes in young Asian Americans 0 None
2011-12-06 Autism linked with disorganized structure of brain's white matter 0 None
2011-12-06 MHI cardiologists use ABSORB bioresorbable vascular scaffold to treat CAD 0 None
2011-12-06 FDA assigns CTIs' pixantrone NDA new PDUFA action date 0 None
2011-12-06 Telemedicine can improve depression in nursing home rehab patients 0 None
2011-12-06 Study reveals mechanism of action of laquinimod in patients with RRMS 0 None
2011-12-06 Fetal exposure to valproate impairs IQ till age six 0 None
2011-12-06 UK researchers to study differences in cancer survival in Appalachia 0 None
2011-12-06 Aspirin decreases risk of major complications from cardiac surgery 0 None
2011-12-06 Headaches after TBI more prevalent among adolescents, girls 0 None
2011-12-06 Low vitamin D levels may predispose one to type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-12-06 Dust storms have adverse effect on hospital EDs for COPD 0 None
2011-12-06 Tips to keep kids safe during cold-weather 0 None
2011-12-06 Top-line primary endpoint data from Pfizer's Toviaz trial on overactive bladder 0 None
2011-12-05 Acupuncture for chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy 0 None
2011-12-05 DFG to establish eight new CRCs as of 1 January 2012 0 None
2011-12-05 Enrollment commences in Estech's HISTORIC-AF staged hybrid ablation study 0 None
2011-12-05 Biogen, Samsung partner to develop and market biosimilars 0 None
2011-12-05 EnVivo presents positive EVP-6124 Phase 2b trial data on schizophrenia at 50th ACNP meeting 0 None
2011-12-05 Alcohol related liver problems on the rise among the young 0 None
2011-12-05 Factors associated with increased risk of in-hospital falls after total hip or knee replacement surgery 0 None
2011-12-05 Preliminary top-line results from XenoPort's XP21279 Phase 2 trial for advanced Parkinson’s disease 0 None
2011-12-05 Spacelabs Healthcare ranked top for Holter Monitoring solutions 0 None
2011-12-05 NanoViricides submits pre-IND Meeting Request for FluCide to FDA 0 None
2011-12-05 Growth hormone PDGF-BB and blood protein EPO implicated in development of cancer 0 None
2011-12-05 Converting patients to lamotrigine extended-release for epilepsy treatment found effective and safe 0 None
2011-12-05 Targacept commences two clinical studies of TC-5619 for schizophrenia and ADHD 0 5
2011-12-05 Review highlights importance of examining totality of evidence prior to use of CPRs in clinical practice 0 None
2011-12-05 Zalicus commences Z160 Phase 1 clinical trial for pain 0 None
2011-12-05 Spectrum seeks FDA IND approval for SPI-014 to treat hyperphosphatemia 0 None
2011-12-05 Subconscious nervous impulses may be prognostic markers for weight-loss outcome 0 None
2011-12-05 Low vitamin D levels associated with higher degrees of insulin resistance 0 None
2011-12-05 Beyond Lucid Technologies launches MediView software platform 0 None
2011-12-05 P-Rex1 gene plays a key role in the spread of malignant melanoma 0 5
2011-12-05 CTI seeks license to market Pixuvri in the E.U. for treatment of NHL 0 None
2011-12-05 Moffitt investigators to participate with 16 oral and 50 posters presentations at 53rd ASH meeting 0 None
2011-12-05 CPEB4 protein plays a crucial role in cancer progression 0 None
2011-12-05 Epilepsy patients can benefit from gamma knife radiosurgery 0 None
2011-12-05 Cancer cells can 'bag up and bin' a toxic protein to cheat death 0 None
2011-12-05 Study: 3D-TV may cause seizures in children and adolescents 0 None
2011-12-05 Potential medical and social barriers to resective epilepsy surgery in patients after initial evaluation 0 None
2011-12-05 Hypothalamus may be involved in generating laughter 0 None
2011-12-05 Researchers uncover binding pocket of 'functional significance' in Ras oncoprotein 0 None
2011-12-05 Bromide shows promise against SCN1A-associated Dravet syndrome with intractable seizures 0 None
2011-12-05 Post-baseline vision data from Lundbeck's Sabril patient registry presented at AES meeting 0 None
2011-12-03 Vejthani Hospital offers Computer Assisted Replacement Surgery on knee arthroplasty 0 None
2011-12-03 Novartis to showcase 160 presentations on breast cancer, hematological disease drugs at SABCS and ASH 0 None
2011-12-03 HRF inhibitors may provide new therapeutic avenue for treatment of asthma and allergies 0 1
2011-12-03 La Jolla researchers create first cellular movies showing destruction underlying type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-12-03 CDER, Shire enter agreement for ProAmatine clinical trial to treat symptomatic orthostatic hypotension 0 None
2011-12-03 Four clinical centers to provide NovoTTF device treatment for recurrent GBM 0 4
2011-12-03 Mainz gastroenterologist awarded ERC Advanced Grant 0 5
2011-12-03 NASA-developed technology for treatment of hardened arteries in the heart 0 None
2011-12-03 American Plasma Users Coalition awarded $40,000 advocacy grant from CSL Behring 0 None
2011-12-03 World Cell Race pulls 70 entries for title of world's fastest cell 0 None
2011-12-03 Study identifies sulfomucins as potential targets for therapies to treat chronic intestinal inflammatory disorders 0 None
2011-12-03 Better medical care for kidney failure in Germany 0 None
2011-12-03 New technique allows production of medically useful amounts of endoderm cells from human PSCs 0 None
2011-12-03 Genitourinary injuries now on list of payable losses under TSGLI program 0 None
2011-12-03 Implantable replacement cartilages hold promise for damaged knees, shoulders, ears and noses 0 5
2011-12-03 Study directly quantifies magnitude of asthma among WTC responders 0 None
2011-12-03 Researchers identify critical steps leading to myelin destruction in neuromyelitis optica 0 2.5
2011-12-03 FDA approves Mylan's Tranexamic Acid Injection ANDA 0 None
2011-12-03 Dye derived from Canary Island lichens may help treat Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-12-03 Promising new agent against sarcomas affecting children 0 None
2011-12-03 Oncolytics REOLYSIN-Gemzar combination Phase 2 pancreatic cancer clinical trial meets primary endpoint 0 5
2011-12-03 NIAAA awards Rutgers $10M grant to explore genetic links to alcoholism 0 None
2011-12-03 University of Illinois Hospital prescribes Tumor Treating Fields therapy for recurrent GBM 1 None
2011-12-03 'Sin tax' on sugary goods may not be efficient, effective 0 None
2011-12-03 MK 1775 shows promise against sarcomas 0 None
2011-12-02 Baby boomers more likely to develop HCV 0 None
2011-12-02 Obstacles people with type 2 diabetes face that prevent them from getting ultimate treatment 0 None
2011-12-02 Treatments for lymphoma with no side effects 0 None
2011-12-02 New insight into why aminoglycoside antibiotics cause deafness 0 5
2011-12-02 ASH recognizes abstract presenters at 53rd annual meeting in San Diego 0 None
2011-12-02 UA researchers receive NSF grant to develop terahertz spectral imager 0 None
2011-12-02 GE Healthcare invests in C8 MediSensors to focus on disease management solutions 0 None
2011-12-02 JDRF supports FDA's draft guidance on artificial pancreas technology 0 None
2011-12-02 Einstein, Montefiore receive NINDS grant to establish clinical site for NeuroNEXT 0 None
2011-12-02 U.S. Marshals seize all Syntec's dietary supplements for false claims 0 None
2011-12-02 John Theurer Cancer Center to present results of 31 studies at ASH 2011 meeting 0 None
2011-12-02 Scottsdale resident donates $1 million to TGen pancreatic cancer initiative 0 None
2011-12-02 Novel interventions promote CPAP use among people with OSA 0 None
2011-12-02 Burnout should be regarded as a risk factor for depressive disorders 0 None
2011-12-02 White tea, witch hazel and rose have potential health and beauty properties 0 None
2011-12-02 Researchers discover why men more likely than women to develop squamous cell skin cancer 0 None
2011-12-02 Benefits of exercise for breast cancer patients with lymphedema 0 None
2011-12-02 Medicare to cover obesity screening, 'intensive behavioral therapy' 1 None
2011-12-02 Northwestern researchers receive NIAMSD grant to study scleroderma 0 None
2011-12-02 New method reveals complete set of aberrant signaling pathways that give rise to cancers 0 None
2011-12-02 Specific electromagnetic fields can block cancer cell growth 0 None
2011-12-02 NYU Langone establishes new LVAD Program for patients with advanced heart failure 0 5
2011-12-02 Mutation on surface of human red blood cells provides protection against vivax malaria 0 None
2011-12-02 FDA issues draft guidance on artificial pancreas system 0 None
2011-12-02 Researchers discover how distant satellite cells could help repair damaged muscles 0 None
2011-12-02 Researchers identify cancer cell mitochondria as 'Achilles' heel' of tumor growth 0 5
2011-12-02 Life as a couch potato can create new fat in fat cells 0 None
2011-12-02 The Lipitor story: Drug companies brace for losses as patents expire on this and other popular medications 0 None
2011-12-02 Health disparity tends to increase among young U.S. adults 0 None
2011-12-02 Two studies uncover limitations in screening for hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2011-12-02 Idera receives FDA notification to proceed with IMO-3100 Phase 2 clinical trial for psoriasis 0 None
2011-12-02 AVEO, Boehringer Ingelheim enter development and manufacturing agreement for ficlatuzumab 0 None
2011-12-01 ADVENTRX, FDA discuss ANX-188 development plans for treatment of sickle cell crisis 0 None
2011-12-01 Positive interim data from Anthera's PEARL-SC phase 2b clinical study in systemic lupus erythematosus 0 None
2011-12-01 Body's surveillance for cancer causing damage and response to allergies share common pathway 0 None
2011-12-01 Insights into causes of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis 0 None
2011-12-01 Enrollment complete in Ceregene's CERE-120 Phase 2b trial for Parkinson's 0 None
2011-12-01 FDA clears Covidien's SpiderFX embolic protection device 0 None
2011-12-01 Auxilium initiates XIAFLEX phase IIa trial in Frozen Shoulder syndrome 0 None
2011-12-01 Celldex launches rindopepimut Phase 3 trial in EGFRvIII-positive glioblastoma 0 None
2011-12-01 Government inspectors to lawmakers: More must be done to stop prescription of powerful psych drugs to nursing home patients 0 None
2011-12-01 Chronic pain affects marital communication and ability to cope 0 None
2011-12-01 Majority of Californians requiring mental health treatment receive inadequate services 0 None
2011-12-01 Study presents high-resolution genome-wide p53-binding map for normal human cells 0 None
2011-12-01 Botulism toxins could be re-engineered for treating RA, asthma, psoriasis 0 None
2011-12-01 Study reveals no clear advantage of one implant type over another 0 None
2011-12-01 Even those with egg allergies should receive the flu vaccine 0 None
2011-12-01 Compugen's Antibody Target Discovery Platform presented at 7th Annual European Antibody Congress 0 None
2011-12-01 Peer-mediated interventions may provide greater social benefits for children with ASD 1 None
2011-12-01 Conference to explore acute ischemic stroke treatment 0 None
2011-12-01 Cancer researchers create catalog of possible targets for new treatments 0 None
2011-12-01 Researchers reveal ambivalent role of CXCL12/CXCR4 molecule in myocardial infarction 0 None
2011-12-01 USPTO issues Notice of Allowance to Emboline's aortic devices for TAVR procedures 0 None
2011-12-01 Immune system stimulant used as suppressor to treat chronic graft-versus-host disease 0 None
2011-12-01 Study finds unhealthy food environment in children's hospitals 0 None
2011-12-01 IOMSN, AANN and ARN publish Nursing Management of the Patient with Multiple Sclerosis guideline 0 None
2011-12-01 Increased screening for mental health, substance abuse may help identify women at risk of suicide 0 None
2011-12-01 PTSD caseload strains military health care resources 0 None
2011-12-01 Medicare to cover obesity counseling without cost sharing 0 None
2011-12-01 New marker may provide more accurate diagnosis of Alzheimer's, FTLD 0 None
2011-12-01 First neurovascular unit opens at Krembil Neuroscience Centre 0 None
2011-12-01 Onconova uses BioClinica EDC, data management services to support clinical trials 0 None
2011-12-01 Taking sleep medication or drinking alcohol does not benefit people with insomnia 0 None
2011-12-01 First study to investigate risk factors for CCSVI in patients without neurological disease 0 None
2011-12-01 New gene therapy approach safe for patients with muscular dystrophy 0 None
2011-12-01 Study reveals classification scheme for treatment of blunt aortic injury 0 None
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2011-12-01 Idera regains global rights to IMO-2055 from Merck KGaA for treatment of cancer 0 None
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2011-12-01 Ranbaxy receives FDA approval to manufacture and market generic Lipitor 0 None
2011-12-01 Potential test to diagnose membranous nephropathy in early stages 0 None
2011-12-01 Loyola to study vitamin D deficiency in people of African descent 0 None
2011-12-01 Neuropharmacology to publish Nutra Pharma's Alpha-Cobratoxin mechanism study on chronic pain 0 None
2011-12-01 Oral ingestion of apple polyphenols can prevent colitis in mice 0 5
2011-12-01 Study shows how UK scientists develop simple blood test to detect early-stage Parkinson's 0 None
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