Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - September 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-09-30 Young woman fights tobacco within the Hispanic Community 0 None
2011-09-30 Study demonstrates how the intestine maintains 'immune tolerance' under healthy conditions 0 None
2011-09-30 New targeting approach to develop an active site-directed, drug-like PTP1B inhibitor 0 None
2011-09-30 Fat-rich 'western diet' fuels cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes and obesity 0 None
2011-09-30 Free radical peroyxnitrite linked to failure of cytotoxic T-cells to eliminate tumors 0 None
2011-09-30 Estradiol plays an important role in several metabolic diseases 0 None
2011-09-30 UCLA scientists create mouse model for autism 0 None
2011-09-30 ALK gene discovered by St. Jude scientists associated with FDA approved adult cancer drug 0 None
2011-09-30 Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson celebrates two decades of caring and collaboration to beat cancer 0 None
2011-09-30 Members of MAPRx coalition urge supercommittee to protect Part D program 0 None
2011-09-30 Researchers use fMRI to examine patterns of brain activation in patients with chronic pain 0 None
2011-09-30 UCLA researchers develop risk scoring system to gauge risk of re-transplantation failure 0 None
2011-09-30 Researchers develop HTGTS to map translocatome in the genome 0 None
2011-09-30 Galectin posts new corporate video on galectin-inhibiting therapeutics to treat fibrosis and cancer 0 None
2011-09-30 Gala raffle to benefit Joslin Diabetes Center's High Hopes Fund 0 None
2011-09-30 MU researchers examine use of propranolol to improve primary traits linked with autism 0 None
2011-09-30 Three Georgia Tech projects to receive NSF's EFRI grants 0 None
2011-09-30 First patient in Turkey with Total Artificial Heart attends TUYOD meeting 0 None
2011-09-30 Immunotherapeutics for treatment of metastatic melanoma 0 None
2011-09-30 Researchers determine structure of RIG-I protein linked with viral infections 0 None
2011-09-30 UNC professor wins 2011 PECASE award for research into alcohol addiction 0 None
2011-09-30 Array announces results from selumetinib Phase 2 combination study on KRAS-mutant NSCLC 0 5
2011-09-30 New survey finds Minneapolis as the best U.S. city for senior living 0 None
2011-09-30 APhA encourages patients to discuss with pharmacist about pain and medications 0 None
2011-09-30 Journal of Vascular Surgery publishes Atrium's COBEST Trial on aorto-iliac disease 0 None
2011-09-30 HBI, TPF launch One Heart Magazine 0 None
2011-09-30 Jails are holding increasing numbers of mentally ill 0 None
2011-09-30 United Nations 66th General Assembly to discuss how to reduce NCDs 0 None
2011-09-30 Survey: 25% of employers have little or no understanding of specialty pharmacy, costs 0 None
2011-09-30 Six sneaky triggers of allergies and asthma 0 None
2011-09-30 Researchers identify set of proteins that affect development of varicose veins 0 None
2011-09-30 GSA, NAM select 16 reporters for MetLife Foundation Journalists in Aging Fellows Program 0 None
2011-09-30 PTK6 protein may play a different role in colon and breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-30 Many Canadians are not screening for glaucoma earlier, finds study 0 None
2011-09-30 Resveratrol inhibits proliferation of hormone resistant breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-09-30 Immune cells in brain linked with behavioural responses to alcohol 0 None
2011-09-30 VDC and P.A.D. Coalition present annual research awards at VDF's eighth annual meeting 0 None
2011-09-30 FDA approves NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System to treat ALS 0 None
2011-09-30 Cedars-Sinai to co-sponsor World Stem Cell Summit 0 None
2011-09-30 MRI-based technique allows researchers to follow neural stem cells in vivo 0 None
2011-09-30 Cocaine use linked to increased risk of open-angle glaucoma 0 None
2011-09-30 G-Zero receives NIAID's Phase II Small Business Innovation Research Grant 0 None
2011-09-30 Study provides insight into earliest stages of some cancers 0 None
2011-09-30 Oral steroid users twice as likely to have severe vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2011-09-30 Invida, Sinclair IS launch two dermatology products in seven Asia-Pacific markets 0 None
2011-09-30 Beta-blockers can prevent breast cancer metastasis and improve survival 0 None
2011-09-30 Enrollment begins in Boston Scientific's vagal nerve stimulation trial for heart failure 0 None
2011-09-30 Cardiac Dimensions' enhanced version of CARILLON system receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2011-09-30 Lin28/let-7 pathway plays an unexpected key role in type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-29 Review of stroke treatment could save lives 0 None
2011-09-29 Almirall seeks European approval for linaclotide to treat irritable bowel syndrome with constipation 0 None
2011-09-29 Single hallucinogen dose creates personality change lasting for a year 0 None
2011-09-29 Tobacco companies deliberately kept findings of cancer-causing radioactive particles from the public 0 None
2011-09-29 Plausible way to circumvent drug resistance in breast cancer cells 0 None
2011-09-29 Researchers reveal how motivation facilitates motor functional recovery in stroke, SCI patients 0 None
2011-09-29 Intensive blood glucose control therapy provides no added benefit against cognitive decline in older diabetics 0 None
2011-09-29 Drinking habits of romantic partner's friends impact adolescent's future drinking behaviors 0 None
2011-09-29 Large-scale study on cat intestinal cancer could ultimately benefit humans 0 None
2011-09-29 Positive new data from Otonomy's OTO-104 Phase 1b study on Meniere's disease 0 None
2011-09-29 VHI releases report on HMO quality and satisfaction 0 None
2011-09-29 DSMB authorizes ACT to proceed with next set of patients in stem cell clinical trials 0 5
2011-09-29 UCSF scientists identify how normal cells transform into brain tumors 0 None
2011-09-29 Gallup, Healthways reveal new data on chronic disease burden of UK 0 None
2011-09-29 Heavy smoking linked with chronic musculoskeletal pain in women 0 None
2011-09-29 Three papers reveal structure and workings of G protein-coupled receptors 0 None
2011-09-29 ACRO releases statement on World Heart Day 0 None
2011-09-29 Low-tech, inexpensive interventions for bedsores could benefit long-term care residents 0 None
2011-09-29 Genetic variant may increase severity of coronary artery disease in patients with diabetes 0 None
2011-09-29 Researchers identify 'programmed cell death' pathway in parasitic worms 0 None
2011-09-29 HHS awards prevention funds with Community Transformation Grants 0 None
2011-09-29 Study reports positive effect of RESPeRATE on CHF patients 0 None
2011-09-29 Researchers discover kibra protein controls sculpting of brain circuitry 0 None
2011-09-29 People with prehypertension have higher risk of experiencing future stroke 0 None
2011-09-29 Researchers use patient's own stem cells to correct genetic alteration that causes SCD 0 None
2011-09-29 Simple low-cost method for isolation and collection of fragile prostate cancer cells 0 None
2011-09-29 Latest research from world's leading allergists to be presented at ACAAI 2011 meeting 0 None
2011-09-29 New report finds little evidence to support off-label use of atypical antipsychotics 1 None
2011-09-29 FOX06 protein contributes to liver overproduction of glucose in diabetes 0 None
2011-09-29 Salk Institute professor named 2011 recipient of NIH Director's T-R01 program 0 None
2011-09-29 Senate gives nod to autism bill 0 None
2011-09-29 TD2 wins AZBio's Fast Lane award for economic development of Arizona biosciences 0 None
2011-09-29 Almirall submits linaclotide MAA to EMA for treatment of IBS-C 0 None
2011-09-29 Prehypertension may increase risk of stroke 0 None
2011-09-29 Older women destined to develop AD have high blood levels of pregnancy protein 0 None
2011-09-29 Prototype drug shows promise against chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 5
2011-09-29 Acetyl-L-carnitine likely to improve outcomes and recovery for individuals with SCI 0 None
2011-09-29 Study links pain severity with depression 0 None
2011-09-29 Johns Hopkins researchers discover oxaliplatin-based nerve damage 0 None
2011-09-29 DaTscan aids doctors in diagnosing patients with Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-09-29 Scientists discover effective target to kill late-stage metastatic prostate cancer cells 0 None
2011-09-29 Intensive therapy at early ages improves social-communication skills in children with ASD 0 None
2011-09-29 Enrollment complete in Rexahn's Archexin Phase II trial for metastatic pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-09-29 SanBio initiates SB623 Phase 1/2a clinical trial in ischemic stroke 0 4
2011-09-28 Valeant's colesevelam New Drug Submission for hypercholesterolemia receives Canadian approval 0 None
2011-09-28 XECAN's RFID Oncology Solution integrated with ThingMagic Astra UHF Reader 0 None
2011-09-28 Congress must not make cuts to crucial government-funded aging research 0 None
2011-09-28 Adamas begins ADS-5102 Phase 2/3 clinical trial in Parkinson's disease 0 1
2011-09-28 Yale researchers use AB SCIEX's QTRAP technology to synthesize phosphoproteins 0 None
2011-09-28 HealthyWomen launches web-based initiative to manage RA 0 None
2011-09-28 YM BioSciences begins enrollment in CYT387 Phase II trial for myelofibrosis 0 None
2011-09-28 Study examines psychosocial impact of cleft lip, palate on individuals in non-Anglo societies 0 None
2011-09-28 Long-term morbidity and mortality of NAFLD patients with advanced fibrosis, cirrhosis 0 None
2011-09-28 NIH-funded project to study risk factors for alcoholism in Native Americans 0 None
2011-09-28 Survey: 59% of Americans say they are not concerned about sodium intake 0 None
2011-09-28 Lucky Strike to begin partnership with 0 None
2011-09-28 Survey: Many physicians say patients in their own practices receive too much care 0 None
2011-09-28 Takeda, AACE partner to launch Diabetes Navigator website 0 None
2011-09-28 University of Utah organic chemist wins National Medal of Science 0 None
2011-09-28 Report raises questions about high costs of cancer care 0 None
2011-09-28 Older patients who undergo carotid stenting from less experienced physicians have higher death risk 0 None
2011-09-28 New research on public perceptions about cancer 1 None
2011-09-28 Some stroke patients may benefit from treatment outside the typical 3 hour window 0 None
2011-09-28 Treatment of CMV infection can inhibit medullablastomas development 0 None
2011-09-28 Aggressive glycemic control does not improve clinical outcomes for diabetic CABG patients 0 None
2011-09-28 IUPUI develops mathematical model of brain's neural circuitry 0 None
2011-09-28 Dialog Devices receives CE mark and ISO certification for Padd 0 None
2011-09-28 Liver transplantation candidates without HCC derive greater survival benefit from LDLT 0 None
2011-09-28 Experts to explore implications of mental disorders at 12th EMBL | EMBO conference 0 None
2011-09-28 UCSF neuroscientist wins PECASE award for research into addiction 0 None
2011-09-28 Engager Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation System pivotal trial to be conducted at 11 European centers 0 None
2011-09-28 Emissions from livestock farms cause lung patients living nearby to experience more exacerbations 0 None
2011-09-28 Organic tomato juice contains more phenolic components than conventional crop juice 0 None
2011-09-28 Rotating shift pattern may not disrupt circadian rhythm or melatonin production 0 None
2011-09-28 UCI professor wins Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists & Engineers 0 None
2011-09-28 Benefits and harms vary among atypical antipsychotics for off-label use 0 None
2011-09-28 Columbia University receives CFI grant to investigate causes of chronic fatigue syndrome 1 None
2011-09-28 Asians struggling with alcoholism may benefit from naltrexone 0 None
2011-09-28 BioLineRx's BL-1020 Phase IIb EAGLE trial data on schizophrenia to be presented at ECSR 0 2.7
2011-09-28 Scientists identify proteasome phosphatase that appears to regulate removal of damaged proteins 0 None
2011-09-28 Highly prevalent urinary and bladder symptoms will increase further 0 None
2011-09-27 Asthmatic kids with type 1 diabetes have tougher time maintaining healthy sugar levels: Study 0 None
2011-09-27 Low vitamin B12 raises risk of dementia in the elderly: Study 0 None
2011-09-27 Raised blood pressure may higher risk of cancer, death 0 None
2011-09-27 Hip fracture may increase short-term mortality for women ages 65 to 79 years 0 None
2011-09-27 22nd Century completes enrollment in X-22 Phase II-B smoking cessation study 0 None
2011-09-27 NYU Langone to lead NVVLS on long-term effects of PTSD 0 None
2011-09-27 Two computerized tests increase ability to detect remaining vision in patients with RP 0 None
2011-09-27 WPI professor receives AHA fellowship for research into cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-09-27 Double balloon enteroscopy safe and effective for detection of small intestine diseases 0 None
2011-09-27 Close link between SF3B1 mutation and specific feature of myelodysplastic syndromes 0 None
2011-09-27 HCRI completes enrollment in dual antiplatelet therapy clinical trial 0 None
2011-09-27 Afraxis to participate in NIH's Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Disease Program 0 None
2011-09-27 Subtle and unspoken clues exchanged by patients, doctors exert an influence on medical care 0 None
2011-09-27 Patients with chronic conditions likely to change their preferences for CPR 0 None
2011-09-27 New Banner MD Anderson center to deliver unprecedented cancer care in Arizona 0 None
2011-09-27 Arena, Eisai announce new data from lorcaserin Phase 3 clinical trial program 0 None
2011-09-27 Elevation presents positive data from EP-101 Phase 2a study on COPD at ERS annual meeting 0 None
2011-09-27 Women ages 65-69 with hip fracture more likely to die within a year 0 None
2011-09-27 GOP lawmakers show no sign in letting up on controversy surrounding health reform waivers 0 None
2011-09-27 Researchers identify frequent SF3B1 gene mutation in myelodysplasia 0 None
2011-09-27 Asuragen announces data from Signature LTx v2.0 clinical study on leukemia 0 None
2011-09-27 Stony Brook University opens new center to treat valvular heart disease 0 None
2011-09-27 Novartis files marketing authorisation with EMA for NVA237 to treat COPD 0 None
2011-09-27 Photocure, Ipsen partner to commercialise Hexvix for diagnosis of bladder cancer 0 None
2011-09-27 High consumption of caffeinated coffee appears to reduce risk of depression in women 0 None
2011-09-27 Statistical algorithm can now determine focus error in eyes, cameras 0 None
2011-09-27 UNC CDTR aims to reduce diabetes-related health disparities 0 None
2011-09-27 University of Zurich receives AICR grant to improve vaccines against Burkitt's lymphoma 0 None
2011-09-27 Eating blueberries may inhibit breast cancer tumor growth 0 None
2011-09-27 Data from YM BioSciences' nimotuzumab clinical trials to be reported at ECCO-ESMO 2011 0 None
2011-09-27 Endologix develops Ventana stent graft system to treat aortic aneurysms 0 None
2011-09-27 Research roundup: Widows and medical spending; disparities in heart care, hospital deaths 0 None
2011-09-27 Vitamin B12 deficiency linked to cognitive problems or loss in brain volume among older people 0 None
2011-09-27 Physical activity improves arthritis symptoms in obese mice 0 None
2011-09-27 Study: Underweight COPD patients more likely to face death 0 None
2011-09-27 UCSF, QuantiaMD develop new DiabetesIQ mobile phone app 0 None
2011-09-27 Synta announces results of ganetespib, docetaxel Phase 1 combination study on solid tumors 0 None
2011-09-27 Communication breakdown between nerves and muscles in SMA mouse model 1 None
2011-09-27 Viewing computer images causes long-term changes in nerve cell connections 0 None
2011-09-27 Alnylam commences ALN-PCS Phase I trial in severe hypercholesterolemia 0 None
2011-09-27 Collegium completes Type A meeting with FDA for COL-003 Phase III chronic low back pain study 0 None
2011-09-26 Smaller and faster clinical drug trials could improve gains in cancer survival 0 None
2011-09-26 Scientists identify a way that chemotherapy causes platelet numbers to drop 0 None
2011-09-26 Radical change needed to deliver affordable cancer care in developed countries 0 None
2011-09-26 World's first treatment of metastasized brain cancer uses IsoRay's Cesium-131 brachytherapy seeds 0 None
2011-09-26 Long-term results from ARIAD's ponatinib Phase 1 study on CML and Ph+ ALL 1 None
2011-09-26 People with COPD, reduced lung function more likely to develop cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-09-26 Positive interim data from Aeterna Zentaris' AEZS-108 Phase 1/2 study on prostate cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 JDRF, iCo Therapeutics collaborate for iCo-007 Phase 2 trial in DME 0 None
2011-09-26 Positive results from Clermont's non-preserved latanoprost phase III trial on glaucoma 0 None
2011-09-26 Enrollment complete in Spectrum Pharmaceuticals' belinostat pivotal trial for PTCL 0 None
2011-09-26 Asthma patients admitted to hospital with H1N1 are half as likely to die from infection 0 None
2011-09-26 InterMune reports new data from Esbriet clinical trial on IPF 0 None
2011-09-26 Foam injections to treat varicose veins cause less pain for patients, could save NHS money 0 None
2011-09-26 Genentech announces results of trastuzumab emtansine Phase II study on HER2-positive mBC 0 None
2011-09-26 Effects of fruit and vegetable consumption on colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Study shows substantial differences in use of rectal cancer therapies across Europe 0 None
2011-09-26 Scientists reveal link between lipid cell dysfunction and metabolic diseases 0 None
2011-09-26 Gold nanowires in engineered cardiac patches could help heart attack patients 0 None
2011-09-26 Laurantis Pharma's Lymfactin rebuilds lymphatic vessels in pre-clinical animal models 0 None
2011-09-26 Percutaneous hepatic perfusion extends survival time for melanoma patients 0 None
2011-09-26 Study identifies areas for cancer care cost and quality improvements 0 None
2011-09-26 City cyclists inhale more black carbon than pedestrians 0 None
2011-09-26 Afinitor Phase III study on angiomyolipomas associated with TSC meets primary endpoint 0 None
2011-09-26 Cannabidiol may help prevent paclitaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy 1 None
2011-09-26 Researchers devise protein 'switch' that instructs cancer cells to produce their own medication 0 None
2011-09-26 Scientists find a way to rapidly produce pure populations of oligodendrocyte progenitor cells 0 None
2011-09-26 Research highlights health care disparities in patients with spinal cord injury 0 None
2011-09-26 NINDS award to fund studies of Arizonans with Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-09-26 Parental motivation could improve diabetes management in high-risk youth 0 None
2011-09-26 'Time matters' in the fight against pulmonary hypertension 0 None
2011-09-26 Moderate alcohol intake can reduce risk of asthma 0 None
2011-09-26 Social and economic impact of COPD on working population 0 None
2011-09-26 No link between duration or depth of general anesthesia and subsequent cancer risk 0 None
2011-09-26 Komen Foundation grant enables TGen scientists to study triple-negative breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Researchers identify micro-RNA that regulates learning processes, Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-09-26 Fruits and veggies may prevent bowel cancer but not fruit juices: Study 0 None
2011-09-26 Exposure to goats could increase risk of pneumonic-type lung adenocarcinoma 0 None
2011-09-26 Self-reported mental health disability more prevalent among U.S. adults 0 None
2011-09-26 Genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 ECDA welcomes UN High Level Meeting on Non Communicable Diseases 0 None
2011-09-26 Regeneron announces additional data from aflibercept Phase 3 trial on colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 New research reveals how brain devotes time to reflect on tough choices 0 None
2011-09-26 Gene blockade could reverse type 2 diabetes: Study 0 None
2011-09-26 Embryonic stem cell therapy for incurable Stargardt eye disease 2 3.5
2011-09-26 Primatene inhalers to be phased out this December: FDA 2 None
2011-09-26 The Journal of Pain publishes results from Butrans Transdermal System Phase 3 clinical study 0 None
2011-09-26 Study highlights individual and combined effect of obesity on asthma development 0 None
2011-09-26 VDF honors physicians, leaders in the field of vascular disease with President's Awards 0 None
2011-09-26 University of Utah develops video game to help children with cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Scientists identify genetic variants associated with lung health 0 None
2011-09-26 RegeneRx completes RGN-259 Phase 2 trial on dry eye syndrome 0 None
2011-09-26 Janssen Biotech receives FDA approval for Remicade to treat UC in children 0 None
2011-09-26 Diffusion-weighted MRI can accurately detect lung cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Study finds link between increased respiratory symptoms and lower altitude areas of river valleys 0 None
2011-09-23 EMA CHMP adopts positive opinion for Soliris to treat atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome 0 None
2011-09-23 Gamma radiation could toughen up plastic prosthetic joints 0 None
2011-09-23 Six ways to prevent coronary artery disease 0 3
2011-09-23 Ritualistic-like behavior reduces stress, says TAU researcher 0 None
2011-09-23 YM BioSciences total revenue decreases to $1.5 million for fiscal 2011 0 None
2011-09-23 Data from Amgen's XGEVA and Vectibix studies to be presented at EMCC 2011 0 None
2011-09-23 Helsinn commences Netupitant/Palonosetron Phase III combination study in CINV 0 None
2011-09-23 Commercial interests confound fight against NCDs, some experts say 0 None
2011-09-23 E.U. CHMP issues positive opinion for use of Celgene's REVLIMID/dexamethasone MM drug 0 None
2011-09-23 University of Kentucky receives Department of Defense grant for lung cancer study 0 None
2011-09-23 USF receives U.S. Department of Defense award for musculoskeletal research 0 None
2011-09-23 Two TGen students receive SRP grants for antibiotic resistance and Alzheimer's research 0 None
2011-09-23 New insights into nephrotic syndrome and high blood pressure 0 None
2011-09-23 Soy protein reduces progression of atherosclerosis in women within 5 years of menopause 0 None
2011-09-23 Human brain development does not stop at adolescence: Research 1 4.4
2011-09-23 Longer looks: Breast cancer fundraising; treating autism 0 None
2011-09-23 New assay simultaneously visualize gene number, protein expression in individual cells 0 None
2011-09-23 AHA certifies walnuts as heart-healthy food 0 None
2011-09-23 Public health approach to reduce health harms from cannabis use 0 None
2011-09-23 SANUWAVE announces dermaPACE Phase III trial results on diabetic foot ulcers 0 None
2011-09-23 State roundup: N.Y. to pay $5 million to end suit over autistic teen's death 0 None
2011-09-23 Scientists discover mechanism behind MRI-induced vertigo 0 None
2011-09-23 CoPlex, Hawthorn sign license agreement for hawAD14 Alzheimer's drug 0 None
2011-09-23 UCLA's gene-based imaging system can accurately detect metastatic prostate cancers 0 None
2011-09-23 Breast imaging reports generated with automatic speech recognition more likely to contain errors 0 None
2011-09-23 Ambrx, Bristol-Myers Squibb collaborate for novel biologics to treat heart failure and diabetes 0 None
2011-09-23 Researchers discover cellular origins of breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-23 Cyclin E plays a crucial role in the formation of nerve connections 0 None
2011-09-23 Adeno-associated virus type 2 kills human breast cancer cells in lab 0 None
2011-09-23 Adamis receives patents for APC-200 prostate cancer drug in South Africa, Singapore 0 None
2011-09-23 Shire announces update on approval status and availability of ProAmatine SOH drug 0 5
2011-09-23 Levosimendan may effectively improve muscle function in patients with respiratory failure 0 None
2011-09-23 Low levels of vitamin D associated with poorer lung function in children with STRA 0 None
2011-09-23 Cedars-Sinai inaugurates new facility to generate induced pluripotent stem cells 0 None
2011-09-23 Preclinical data from two Pulmatrix's PUR118 study to be presented at ERS 2011 0 None
2011-09-23 Bortezomib drug may also treat pulmonary fibrosis or scleroderma 0 None
2011-09-23 Verax Biomedical receives FDA clearance for Platelet PGD test 0 None
2011-09-23 USPTO issues patent for Lixte's LB-100 to treat cancer 0 None
2011-09-22 Traffic fumes can raise risk for heart attack for at least six hours: Study 0 None
2011-09-22 Depression and stroke: Analysis of studies finds a connect 0 None
2011-09-22 Acetylon initiates ACY-1215 Phase 1-2a clinical trial for multiple myeloma 0 None
2011-09-22 AGTC receives FFB grant to evaluate gene therapy treatment for X-linked Retinoschisis 0 4.5
2011-09-22 U.N. meeting on NCDs concludes with pledges to fight chronic diseases 0 None
2011-09-22 ACT receives UK MHRA clearance for hESC-derived RPE cell trial for Stargardt's Macular Dystrophy 0 None
2011-09-22 Neogen develops quick and easy new test for aflatoxin 0 None
2011-09-22 HealthWell Foundation introduces new lupus fund 0 None
2011-09-22 Caregivers under financial and emotional strain 0 None
2011-09-22 New Poll: 9 out of 10 Ontarians would support an investment in lung health 0 None
2011-09-22 New findings on Complex Regional Pain Syndrome 0 5
2011-09-22 Jefferson experts review most commonly used CAM practices for mood disorders 0 None
2011-09-22 New and better understanding of blood vessel growth and angiogenesis in cancer 0 None
2011-09-22 WHO mandated to lead global response against NCDs but funding lacking 0 None
2011-09-22 First ever domino liver transplant 0 None
2011-09-22 Health officials in Africa address NCDs in addition to HIV/AIDS epidemic 0 None
2011-09-22 MD Anderson professor wins 2011 Julie and Ben Rogers Award for Excellence in Prevention 0 None
2011-09-22 New portable test can quickly and economically detect adulterated heparin 0 None
2011-09-22 Virginia G. Piper, TGen and Scottsdale Healthcare begin AP26113 Phase 1 study in NSCLC 0 None
2011-09-22 Wnt signaling pathway plays an important role in early-onset dementia 0 None
2011-09-22 Aradigm announces two ciprofloxacin Phase 2b study data on non-CF bronchiectasis 0 None
2011-09-22 Humour therapy as effective as antipsychotic drugs in managing agitation in dementia patients 0 None
2011-09-22 InSightec's ExAblate Neuro system may treat chronic brain disorders 0 None
2011-09-22 Molecular pathways could play important role in fight against obesity and diabetes 0 None
2011-09-22 Cannabinoids may block development of PTSD symptoms after traumatic experience 0 None
2011-09-22 Methylphenidate drug may induce arousal from general anesthesia 0 None
2011-09-22 Common genetic variants linked to schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 0 4
2011-09-22 Stanford Hospital & Clinics inaugurates new Brain Tumor Center 0 None
2011-09-22 Cornell researchers identify how T. gondii controls host's immune system 0 None
2011-09-22 Families help identify new gene for motor neuron disease 0 None
2011-09-22 Sapheon's new varicose vein closure system receives European CE Mark approval 0 3
2011-09-22 Researchers identify common genetic mutation for ALS, frontotemporal dementia 0 2
2011-09-22 First epidemiological study on the prevention of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-09-22 Digna Biotech receives FDA Orphan Drug status for cardiotrophin-1 to treat ALF 0 None
2011-09-22 NEJM publishes Boehringer Ingelheim's BIBF 1120 phase II trial on IPF 0 None
2011-09-22 Zinc plays a critical role in regulating communication between brain cells 0 None
2011-09-22 Sanofi-aventis sponsors People vs. Cancer initiative 0 None
2011-09-22 SAMHSA selects 11 organizations to receive 2011 Science and Service Awards 0 None
2011-09-22 Scientists discover new genetic mutation for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 0 4
2011-09-22 Ariel Pharmaceuticals in-licenses AP-1531 from BTG for acute migraine attacks 0 None
2011-09-22 Hoffman La Roche, Mylan enter settlement and license agreement for XELODA Tablets 0 None
2011-09-22 Scientists discover 10 types of unique proteins in patients with stroke or heart attack 0 None
2011-09-22 Peptide receptor radiolabeled therapy shows promise against neuroendocrine tumors 0 None
2011-09-22 Three Johns Hopkins scientists receive NIH Director's New Innovator Awards 0 None
2011-09-22 John Theurer Cancer Center to join MMRF's Personalized Medicine Initiative 0 None
2011-09-22 NIDA announces winners of Avant-Garde Awards for Innovative Medication Development Research 0 None
2011-09-22 NIH-funded project to develop new class of tissue regeneration therapeutics 0 None
2011-09-22 Scientists identify stress receptor that stimulates growth and migration of cancer cells 0 5
2011-09-21 Study confirms biphasic nature of alcohol's effect on progression of atherosclerosis 0 None
2011-09-21 African Americans more likely than Caucasians to develop and die from lung cancer 0 None
2011-09-21 Study assesses impact of ethnicity on second-line treatment of non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2011-09-21 Saladax, Bristol-Myers Squibb expand Alzheimer's diagnostic assays agreement 0 None
2011-09-21 AACR releases landmark Cancer Progress Report 2011 1 3
2011-09-21 Long-term immunosuppressants improve survival for lupus patients with ESKD 0 None
2011-09-21 Study examines link between gestational age at birth and mortality in young adulthood 0 None
2011-09-21 HRPR before PCI procedures linked to increased risk of ischemic event in ACS patients 0 None
2011-09-21 Isolating 'bad' cells in rodent experiments may hold key to improving treatment for heart attacks 0 None
2011-09-21 GI Dynamics introduces EndoBarrier Gastrointestinal Liner in Austria 0 None
2011-09-21 Positive data from InVivo's biomaterial scaffold implant preclinical study on acute SCI 0 None
2011-09-21 NUI Galway researchers develop super-sized model of heart valve 0 None
2011-09-21 Free public lecture to reveal new insights into brain cells linked with stroke, cerebral palsy 0 None
2011-09-21 Gothenburg researcher advises patients with acute low back pain to stay active 0 None
2011-09-21 Clinical trial to evaluate TAU's stem cell technology for ALS 0 None
2011-09-21 Enrollment commences in Boehringer Ingelheim's TOviTO Phase III combination trial for COPD 0 None
2011-09-21 Foreign Affairs examines history of negotiations on NCD political declaration 0 None
2011-09-21 Ono, Bristol-Myers Squibb partner to develop BMS-936558/ONO-4538 and ORENCIA 0 None
2011-09-21 UNC's new nanoparticle shows potential for cancer chemotherapy 0 None
2011-09-21 Children of parents with drink problem may consume more alcohol after stressful situations 0 None
2011-09-21 World leaders unanimously approve NCD political declaration 0 None
2011-09-21 Global health experts discuss curbing rise of NCDs at Washington Post live event 0 None
2011-09-21 Aetna supports mHealth diabetes initiative in India 0 None
2011-09-21 Enrollment complete in STENTYS Self-Apposing Stent clinical study for treatment of AMI 0 None
2011-09-21 African-American men living in low sunlight areas more likely to have Vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2011-09-21 Tips for recognizing stroke symptoms 0 None
2011-09-21 Positive results from Orexo's OX219 clinical study on opioid dependence 0 None
2011-09-21 Poor neighborhoods linked to higher risk of out-of-hospital cardiac deaths 0 None
2011-09-21 New blood test can help detect heart attacks 0 None
2011-09-21 Risk factors for variety of complications following spine surgery 0 None
2011-09-21 UIC wins HRSA-MCHB grant to expand disabilities training program 0 None
2011-09-21 Viewpoints: Mixing politics and deficit cutting; transparency in health care; doctors' salaries 0 None
2011-09-21 Researchers can reverse aging process for human adult stem cells 0 5
2011-09-21 Loyola offers 15 minute emergency balloon angioplasty for heart attack patients 0 None
2011-09-21 Tips for parents to keep their family physically fit and healthy 0 None
2011-09-21 New floating microscopic device for researchers to study wide range of cellular processes 0 None
2011-09-21 Women with prior infant death more likely to have subsequent stillbirth 0 None
2011-09-21 Scientists discover crucial connection in skin formation 0 None
2011-09-21 One in five cancer patients more likely to develop venous thromboembolism 0 None
2011-09-21 NIH announces recipients of 2011 Transformative Research Award Projects 0 None
2011-09-21 Kansas Medicaid 'imperiled,' says Lt. Governor; audit finds La. Medicaid providers received improper payments 0 None
2011-09-21 UNC sports medicine researcher receives 2011 MacArthur Fellowship for concussion study 0 None
2011-09-21 Sleep deprivation may disrupt insulin secretion and glucose levels in obese teens 0 None
2011-09-21 NIH to honor two Scripps Research scientists with innovator awards 0 None
2011-09-21 FSS initiates FlexStent clinical trial for treatment of peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2011-09-21 Depression may increase risk of stroke and death 0 None
2011-09-21 Beta-blocker drugs may improve survival time for melanoma patients 0 None
2011-09-21 FDA clears Anulex's fiXate Tissue Band System to treat chronic trunk/limb pain 0 None
2011-09-20 Tackling Alzheimer’s and dementia 0 None
2011-09-20 Researchers’ discovery may revolutionize treatment of Lou Gehrig’s disease 0 None
2011-09-20 Akeso Medical Imaging closes first financing round to develop imaging device for rheumatoid arthritis disease activity monitoring and control 0 None
2011-09-20 The obese can’t help but eat: Study 0 1
2011-09-20 Diabetes and dementia, connection found 0 None
2011-09-20 Regulatory bias against taking oral anti-cancer medications with food places patients at risk of overdose 0 None
2011-09-20 Vigorous exercise results in stronger bones, reduced diabetes risk and less visceral fat 0 None
2011-09-20 New trick of tumors 0 None
2011-09-20 Multimodal analgesia important for effective control of pain 0 None
2011-09-20 Neuroticism affects brain processing during anticipation and experience of pain 0 None
2011-09-20 U-M Professor to review data from three prominent studies on heart failure 0 None
2011-09-20 Intervention policies could reduce death rate for cardiovascular disease by up to 50% 0 None
2011-09-20 NC researchers proposes health-based approach to identify groups at high risk of genocide 0 3
2011-09-20 UBC Graduate School of Journalism launches 'The Pain Project' site 0 None
2011-09-20 Common DNA variations contribute to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder 0 None
2011-09-20 New research has potential to alleviate side effects of cancer treatments 0 None
2011-09-20 Medication non-adherence interventions should be based on personal systems approach 0 None
2011-09-20 Individuals without ubiquitin ligase Nedd4L more likely to develop CF 0 None
2011-09-20 Tokai raises $23M in Series D3 financing 0 None
2011-09-20 Autism Speaks and Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation select apps to help people with ASD 0 None
2011-09-20 ERWW PR forms Health Buzz Group 0 None
2011-09-20 Scientists discover how liver destroys immune T-cells 0 None
2011-09-20 TJUH adopts new equipment from Roche Diagnostics for laboratory testing services 0 None
2011-09-20 University of Colorado, SuviCa complete license agreement for CU cancer drug screening technology 0 None
2011-09-20 Combination of lunasin and oxaliplatin prevents colon cancer from metastasis 0 None
2011-09-20 Cardiff develops simple and effective wound test that could save NHS millions 0 None
2011-09-20 Henry Ford Hospital performs DBS procedure inside iMRI to treat Parkinson's 0 None
2011-09-20 Global trade negotiations must consider inequalities in access to medicines 0 None
2011-09-20 New York Times examines possible entry into global market of generic drugs for NCDs 0 None
2011-09-20 WHO, WEF reports examine cost of treating and preventing, economic burden of NCDs 0 None
2011-09-20 BIOTRONIK completes enrollment in Passeo-18 Lux DEB catheter clinical study for PAD 0 None
2011-09-20 Yawning could regulate brain temperature 0 None
2011-09-20 Regular exercise also increases mitochondrial numbers in brain cells 0 4
2011-09-20 NCD draft declaration lacks specific targets, calls for nations to adopt recommendations for reducing chronic disease deaths 0 None
2011-09-20 Researchers identify 16 new genetic variations that affect blood pressure 0 None
2011-09-20 People with diabetes more likely to develop dementia 0 None
2011-09-20 SK Biopharmaceuticals, Mayo Clinic collaborate to develop new treatments for ALS 0 None
2011-09-20 Common misconceptions about Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-09-20 Top-line data from Santarus' budesonide MMX extended use study on ulcerative colitis 0 None
2011-09-20 UNC researchers reveal genetic underpinnings of Foxp3-expressing regulatory T cells 0 None
2011-09-20 New UCSB technology can identify cancerous prostate cells 0 None
2011-09-20 Neurocritical Care Society announces comprehensive set of guidelines on brain aneurysms 0 None
2011-09-20 ACR launches Simple Tasks campaign to raise awareness on rheumatic diseases 0 None
2011-09-20 UNC researchers develop technique that can observe cellular intricacies of CF 0 None
2011-09-20 Calgary researchers discover new class of anti-inflammatory agents 0 None
2011-09-20 OvaGene's new molecular diagnostics laboratory receives CLIA-certification 0 None
2011-09-20 FDA approves Amphastar's ANDA for Enoxaparin Sodium Injection 0 None
2011-09-20 Keryx completes enrollment in Zerenex Phase 3 long-term study for hyperphosphatemia 0 5
2011-09-20 ADHD symptoms might affect adaptive abilities, quality of life for children with ASD 0 None
2011-09-20 Mayo Clinic, SK biopharmaceuticals collaborate to discover new ALS drugs 0 None
2011-09-19 Phenex commences Px-102 first-in-man Phase I study for Metabolic Syndrome and NAFLD 0 None
2011-09-19 High dietary salt intake and obesity together trigger abnormal activation of cellular protein 1 None
2011-09-19 Laser Med Center receives FDA approval for device to treat Trigeminal Neuralgia 1 None
2011-09-19 Prevalence of diabetes increases 30% over last four years in urban India 0 None
2011-09-19 Scientists discover common genetic variants associated with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 0 None
2011-09-19 Amneal announces availability of generic antiepileptic drug, Felbamate 0 None
2011-09-19 Boston Scientific introduces Coyote Balloon Catheter for peripheral angioplasty 0 None
2011-09-19 Enrollment commences in MINI-AMI study of Impella in STEMI patients 0 None
2011-09-19 Top-line data from Spectrum's SPI-1620 Phase 1 combination study on carcinoma 0 None
2011-09-19 OptiScan's new bedside glucose monitoring system receives European CE Mark 0 None
2011-09-19 Aestus to develop ATx09-002 for treatment of neuropathic pain 0 None
2011-09-19 Study investigates links between GWI and veterans' locations during war 0 None
2011-09-19 Researcher identifies genetic mutation responsible for adermatoglyphia 0 None
2011-09-19 ESMO honors three medical oncologists for cancer care and research 0 None
2011-09-19 Spinifex initiates EMA401 Phase 2 trial in postherpetic neuralgia 0 None
2011-09-19 ESC urges European heads of state to prevent chronic non-communicable diseases 0 None
2011-09-19 Meda acquires exclusive licensing rights to Nalox from Moberg Derma 0 None
2011-09-19 Karo Bio receives approval to initiate eprotirome phase III study in HeFH 0 None
2011-09-19 Low-dose anticholinergic drugs do not appear to cause cognitive impairment in dementia patients 0 None
2011-09-19 NeuroVive, Selcia sign research collaboration agreement to develop new mitochondrial drugs 0 None
2011-09-19 USPTO issues notice of allowance to Cenestra Health's omega-3 fatty acid formulations 0 None
2011-09-19 NTNU genetic research shows best recipe to limit risk of lifestyle-related diseases 0 None
2011-09-19 Noninvasive method can detect sudden infant death syndrome, sleep apnea 0 None
2011-09-19 Scuba diving linked to improved PTSD symptoms in veterans with spinal cord injuries 0 None
2011-09-19 VA sponsors National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic 0 None
2011-09-19 Researchers confirm strong bidirectional relation between epilepsy, schizophrenia 0 2
2011-09-19 University of Groningen surgeons perform first fluorescence-guided ovarian cancer surgery 0 None
2011-09-19 HFSA scientific meeting to discuss long-term management care for LVAD patients 0 None
2011-09-19 Eating low-fat yoghurt whilst pregnant can increase risk of asthma, hay fever in children 0 3
2011-09-19 NPS announces data about hypoparathyroidism to be presented at ASBMR 2011 meeting 0 None
2011-09-19 New report finds lower rates of substance abuse disorders among probationers, parolees 0 None
2011-09-19 Two newer Type 2 diabetes drugs could be linked to increased risk of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-09-19 CWRU receives NCI grant to advance treatment of gastrointestinal cancers 0 None
2011-09-19 ACC cardiologist to address the United Nations Summit on Non-Communicable Diseases 0 None
2011-09-19 NPF announces support for three new Parkinson's research projects 0 None
2011-09-19 New report finds decline in clinical trial recruitment for autoimmune disorders 0 None
2011-09-18 Humour as effective as medication in treating agitation in dementia, research shows 0 None
2011-09-18 Landmark international study confirms common genetic contribution to mental illness 0 None
2011-09-17 HHS awards SwRI $4.4M contract to develop nasal system for treating cyanide poisoning 0 None
2011-09-17 Novel therapies remove the brakes cancer puts on the immune system 0 None
2011-09-17 Risks of problem drinking on the rise among women 0 None
2011-09-17 ALS damages neurons in parts of the brain responsible for cognition and behaviour 0 None
2011-09-17 Case Western Reserve awarded $11.3M to establish gastrointestinal cancer research center 0 None
2011-09-17 Reducing levels of protein FKBP51 may yield new antidepressant therapies 0 1
2011-09-17 Study finds no clear advantage of ultrasound guidance for pain relief in nerve block procedures 0 None
2011-09-17 AHRQ: Hospital readmissions comparatively higher among black COPD patients 0 None
2011-09-17 New insight into how nervous system regulates immunity 0 None
2011-09-17 Researchers show how protein fortilin promotes growth of cancer cells 0 None
2011-09-17 Household income level not associated with intellectual disability or ASD, finds new study 0 None
2011-09-17 Multiple abstracts on QNEXA presented at 47th EASD 0 None
2011-09-17 DARA's KRN5500 meets primary end-points in Phase II study for chemotherapy-induced neuropathic pain 0 None
2011-09-17 Venus Williams withdraws from US Open due to Sjogren syndrome 1 None
2011-09-17 Vesicular stomatitis virus kills cancer cells 0 5
2011-09-17 New diabetes drugs linked to increased risk of pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-09-17 Adult stem cells hold hope for treatment of lupus 0 None
2011-09-16 DryDiapersPlus joins Unique Wellness and BIOTX to provide incontinence products 0 None
2011-09-16 ONGLYZA used with insulin maintains improvement in glucose control in adults with type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-16 Policies needed to prepare individuals, society for earlier diagnosis and high risk of Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-09-16 Linagliptin demonstrates durable reductions in blood glucose for T2D adults 0 None
2011-09-16 Combination of prasugrel plus ASA can treat acute coronary syndrome 0 None
2011-09-16 New collaboration reinforces Sanofi's translational discovery platform for retinal diseases 0 None
2011-09-16 Karolinska Institutet professor earns 2011 ECNP Neuropsychopharmacology Award 0 None
2011-09-16 Anavex announces ANAVEX pre-clinical data on Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-09-16 Researchers discuss how decision neuroscience hopes to advance understanding of brain 0 None
2011-09-16 Nation's battle against tobacco use reduces smoking rates, lung cancer: CDC report 0 None
2011-09-16 Estrogen therapy can reverse progression of pulmonary hypertension 0 4.5
2011-09-16 Action video games may not improve perceptual and cognitive abilities 0 None
2011-09-16 New report finds improvements in hospital performance 0 None
2011-09-16 Animals burn protein during long, cold hibernation 0 None
2011-09-16 Positive thoughts improve mental health in men with testicular cancer 0 1
2011-09-16 TCT to showcase major scientific research breakthroughs in cardiovascular medicine 0 None
2011-09-16 GSA's two forthcoming publications focus on pain relief and medication for seniors 0 None
2011-09-16 Potential new treatment for fragile X syndrome 0 None
2011-09-16 Researchers identify molecular pathway that may play key role in evolution of chemotherapy resistance 0 None
2011-09-16 Scientists discover new type of spinal cord stem cell 0 None
2011-09-16 Cleveland Clinic receives NIH grant to study effectiveness of concussion diagnostic test 0 None
2011-09-16 Patients with chronic kidney disease do not need to undergo painful invasive procedures 0 None
2011-09-16 St. Jude Medical to again participate in Asia-Pacific Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session 0 None
2011-09-16 Medicated stents lower likelihood of heart attacks in cardiac patients 0 5
2011-09-16 Silence receives U.S. patent entitled, 'Use of Protein Kinase N beta' 0 None
2011-09-16 U of C researchers create new model of obsessive-compulsive disorder 0 None
2011-09-16 New cell type could play an important role in spinal cord injury and disease 0 None
2011-09-16 UNC-45A protein plays critical role in breast cancer cell division and migration 0 None
2011-09-16 Symposium to raise awareness on post-infectious neurological syndromes 0 None
2011-09-16 New nanopore sensor can lead to early detection of lung cancer 0 None
2011-09-16 Cancer information on wiki similar in accuracy as peer-reviewed site 0 None
2011-09-16 Viewing video affects preferences for treatment of low back pain 0 None
2011-09-16 Scientists uncover unknown fail-safe pathway for inherited disorders 0 None
2011-09-16 Researchers identify promising new therapies for ependymoma 0 None
2011-09-16 Exposure to green play settings could help treat ADHD in children 0 None
2011-09-16 Scientists to develop 'Facebook Light' for dementia patients 0 None
2011-09-16 Diclofenac in nano-formulated doses provides effective pain relief 0 None
2011-09-16 Mich. launches program to fight childhood obesity; hospitals in Minn., Wis. make changes to serve overweight patients 0 None
2011-09-15 Anavex Life Sciences to present data on lead compound for Alzheimer’s at Japan Neuroscience Society 0 None
2011-09-15 Hypnosis to tackle problems of chronic pain: International expert 3 5
2011-09-15 Alzheimer’s & You: prevention & treatment of dementia 0 None
2011-09-15 Breast and cervical cancers on the rise in poor nations 0 None
2011-09-15 Loyola tests new pressure-sensing catheter to treat atrial fibrillation 0 None
2011-09-15 Study reveals correlation between suicide risk and number of convictions 0 None
2011-09-15 Memory lapses may indicate cognitive problems 0 None
2011-09-15 Positive results from PROLOR Biotech's Factor VIIa-CTP preclinical study on hemophilia 0 None
2011-09-15 Pfizer awards 2011 fellowship to UH Case Medical Center for pain medicine and epilepsy 0 None
2011-09-15 Suicidal teens are not likely to get mental healthcare they need 0 None
2011-09-15 JCPT publishes 'The Need for Increased Utilization of Statins After Occlusive Stroke' study 0 None
2011-09-15 CHK Nutrition, NeuroResearch Clinics sign consent to halt sale of unapproved amino-acid products 1 4.5
2011-09-15 BGU study: Voting causes stress and induces measurable hormonal changes 0 None
2011-09-15 ODAC recommends ApoPharma's Ferriprox for FDA approval to treat transfusional iron overload 0 None
2011-09-15 HPV more prevalent among men with laryngeal cancer, private health insurance 0 None
2011-09-15 Eli Lilly announces $30M, five-year commitment to fight NCDs in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-15 WHO releases global status report on NCDs calling chronic diseases world's leading killer 0 None
2011-09-15 Scientists report development of three new formulations against methamphetamine abuse 0 None
2011-09-15 Lack of communication between diabetes patients and physicians around hypoglycaemia: Survey 0 None
2011-09-15 Fighting NCDs can be achieved with low-cost interventions 0 None
2011-09-15 NCCN 6th annual congress discusses role of maintenance therapies in follicular lymphoma 0 None
2011-09-15 Small nursing homes for people with dementia provide good quality care, domestic environment 0 None
2011-09-15 Telestroke appears to be cost-effective for rural hospitals 0 None
2011-09-15 Differences in lifestyle, tumor genetics linked to head and neck cancer in African Americans 0 None
2011-09-15 Consensus panel calls for specialized nutrition therapy to manage obesity 0 None
2011-09-15 Heart specialists reveal how pacemaker works at the biological level 0 None
2011-09-15 Fast-track genetic diagnosis for hearing loss 0 None
2011-09-15 Novo Nordisk's insulin degludec reduces blood sugar in patients with type 2 diabetes 0 5
2011-09-15 UIC researchers to conduct study on televised drug commercials 0 None
2011-09-15 Uterine stem cells could help treat diabetes 0 None
2011-09-15 More than 25% of women experience chronic vulvar pain in the metro Detroit area 0 None
2011-09-15 Spanish research establishes factors associated with tiredness in breast cancer survivors 0 None
2011-09-15 Sickle cell trait does not increase risk of severe kidney disease in African-Americans 0 None
2011-09-15 Encouraging results from Alexion's eculizumab Phase 2 study on generalized myasthenia gravis 0 None
2011-09-15 Rac1 protein triggers growth of long 'legs' that could propel melanoma cells to spread 0 None
2011-09-15 Psychological stress of racial discrimination may contribute to health disparities 0 None
2011-09-15 P3 survey: 44% of U.S. patients receive inadequate relief of moderate-to-severe acute pain 0 None
2011-09-15 OXTR gene associated with optimism, self-esteem and mastery 0 None
2011-09-15 Researchers discover several chemical compounds against human prion diseases 0 5
2011-09-15 SARcode Bioscience initiates enrollment in SAR 1118 Phase 3 study for dry eye disease 0 None
2011-09-15 Scientist granted over $138,000 to explore Vitamin C therapy in sepsis 0 5
2011-09-15 MSU professor uses federal grant to help overcome disparities among health, medical researchers 0 None
2011-09-15 Enrollment commences in ConjuChem's CJC-1134-PC Phase 2 trial for Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-14 Novo Nordisk announces free diabetes educational e-book series 0 2
2011-09-14 Teen milk drinkers less likely to suffer from Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-14 DiscoveryBioMed receives NIDDK grant for Cystic Fibrosis Corrector Ligand Drug Discovery program 0 None
2011-09-14 Lucentis receives Health Canada approval to treat vision loss from DME 0 None
2011-09-14 Celecoxib inhibits GSK3 enzyme in lung cancer cells 1 None
2011-09-14 Sanford-Burnham and Scripps Health enter joint translational medicine effort 0 None
2011-09-14 Obama administration drafts Alzheimer's plan; Caregivers urge help to stay afloat 0 None
2011-09-14 Researchers may have solved 100-year-old puzzle to safely open and close the blood-brain barrier 0 4.5
2011-09-14 Researchers combine 3-D printing technology and multiphoton polymerization to develop artificial blood vessels 0 None
2011-09-14 Single UV laser pulse simultaneously zaps away biological tissue at multiple points 0 None
2011-09-14 Reminder packaging improves adherence to long-term hypertension medications 0 None
2011-09-14 Researchers evaluate effect of Terahertz radiation on gene expression in stem cells 0 None
2011-09-14 STED microscope reveals that F-actin pervades immunological synapse 0 None
2011-09-14 NIH awards Rutgers and UMDNJ $23.2M grant to develop drugs against mustard gas 0 None
2011-09-14 FDA grants Orphan Drug Designation for Accentia's Revimmune to prevent GVHD 0 None
2011-09-14 USC scientists explore motor memory to foster better rehabilitation for stroke patients 0 None
2011-09-14 Eli Lilly announces $30M commitment to fight NCDs in developing nations 0 None
2011-09-14 Study determines incidence of aortic complications in BAV and general population 0 None
2011-09-14 Toshiba to highlight Aquilion ONE CT system at ASER conference 0 None
2011-09-14 ASM to honor LA BioMed investigator for A. baumannii infection study 0 None
2011-09-14 Heavy alcohol consumption linked with increased risk of colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Positive data from Aeterna Zentaris' AEZS-108 Phase 2 study on advanced endometrial cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 BVES protein may play a role in colon cancer progression 0 None
2011-09-14 Scientists decode new mechanism that regulates cell polarity in epithelial tissues, neurons 0 None
2011-09-14 Bausch + Lomb to launch VICTUS Femtosecond Laser Platform for cataract surgery 0 None
2011-09-14 Biotica, Buck Institute collaborate to investigate polyketides in diseases of aging 0 None
2011-09-14 A woman's pregnancy outcome can be an indicator of future health conditions 0 None
2011-09-14 Jefferson neurologist receives Harold G. Wolff Lecture Award for migraine headache model 0 None
2011-09-14 Study finds high prevalence of lymph node evaluation for colon cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Council on Foreign Affairs backgrounder examines global action on NCDs 0 None
2011-09-14 Researchers identify abnormal hippocampal blood flow in veterans with Gulf War illness 0 None
2011-09-14 IDF, Albert Einstein College of Medicine to host Global Diabetes Symposium 0 None
2011-09-14 New data from Pfizer's investigational oncology compounds to be presented at EMCC 2011 0 None
2011-09-14 Black women with wide waists are equally at risk of early death as whites 0 None
2011-09-14 Australians depressed, obese, alcoholic and in denial: Survey 0 None
2011-09-14 Dementia needs early diagnosis: Report 0 None
2011-09-14 Diabetes epidemic grips the world 0 None
2011-09-14 Walgreens, MDA team up to offer free seasonal flu shots 0 None
2011-09-14 Suicidal teens not getting needed mental healthcare 0 None
2011-09-14 Thyroid-stimulating hormone can promote bone growth 0 None
2011-09-14 New imaging method could better assess extent of nerve damage 0 None
2011-09-14 Pure maple syrup may promote a healthy liver 0 None
2011-09-14 African American patients more likely to receive replacement surgery in low-quality hospitals 0 None
2011-09-14 Electron microscope reveals minute morphology of dendritic trees 0 None
2011-09-14 Web-based tool can improve employment outcomes of breast cancer survivors 0 None
2011-09-14 Avedro acquires proprietary and patent pending transepithelial ParaCel riboflavin formulation 0 None
2011-09-14 Survey highlights need for better diabetes treatment guidelines 0 None
2011-09-14 Curcumin suppresses cell signaling pathway that drives growth of head and neck cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Seaweed lipid extracts could reduce risk of heart disease 0 None
2011-09-14 Gottlieb allergist issues high mold air alert for the Midwest 0 None
2011-09-14 Spices boost broccoli's power to fight cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Lexicon's LX4211 clinical data presented at EASD annual meeting 0 None
2011-09-14 Children with more ADHD symptoms twice as likely to get hurt 0 None
2011-09-14 Tengion reinitiates enrollment in Neo-Urinary Conduit clinical trial for bladder cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Efficient, economical molecule could speed evaluation of some anti-cancer treatments 0 None
2011-09-14 VIVUS presents positive results from avanafil phase 3 study in diabetics at 47th EASD meeting 0 None
2011-09-14 ViroPharma initiates Cinryze Phase 2 subcutaneous trial in patients with HAE 0 None
2011-09-14 OBT, Seattle Genetics form strategic collaboration to discover novel ADCs for cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Genetic variant associated with increased long-term mortality risk after coronary artery bypass graft procedure 0 None
2011-09-14 Practical NCD guide for everyone to improve their health 0 None
2011-09-14 USU, HJF to host 'The TBI Spectrum' symposium on Sept. 22 0 None
2011-09-14 Acceleron commences ACE-536 Phase 1 clinical trial in anemia 0 None
2011-09-14 Henry Ford study identifies 23 microRNAs for laryngeal cancer 0 None
2011-09-13 African-Americans have higher risk of high blood pressure earlier 0 None
2011-09-13 High cholesterol and Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-09-13 A squirt of insulin up the nose for prevention of Alzheimer’s disease 0 None
2011-09-13 House Research Institute launches hearing loss awareness campaign 0 None
2011-09-13 Open Access publishing likely to become preferred option for cancer researchers 0 None
2011-09-13 New data from Bayer's investigational oncology compounds to be presented at ECCO-ESMO congress 0 None
2011-09-13 FDA announces organizational changes within CDER's Office of Oncology Drug Products 0 None
2011-09-13 New drug combination may treat two aggressive cancers 0 4
2011-09-13 Delcath announces updated Phase 2 trial results from metastatic neuroendocrine tumor cohort 0 None
2011-09-13 ADI releases World Alzheimer Report 2011 0 None
2011-09-13 Researchers use MRI and PET/CT to assess safety, efficacy of heart drug dalcetrapib 0 None
2011-09-13 Study shows how 9/11 attacks impacted psychological processes of those not directly exposed to the event 0 None
2011-09-13 Majority of cryoballoon ablation patients show no signs of A-Fib year after procedure 0 4.2
2011-09-13 UC Berkeley scientists offer treatment hope for patients with tinnitus 0 None
2011-09-13 Researchers identify new type of potential anticancer drug 0 None
2011-09-13 People with high cholesterol more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-09-13 Cancer prevention tips for men at every stage of life 0 None
2011-09-13 Cardiotrophin 1 has marked effect on fat and glucose metabolism 0 5
2011-09-13 ImmunoCellular announces updated long-term data from ICT-107 Phase I trial on GBM 0 None
2011-09-13 Largest cardiology conference in Latin America 0 None
2011-09-13 Hawthorn, CoPlex Therapeutics sign licensing deal to develop and commercialize hawAD14 for Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-09-12 UB transgenic mouse model of Timothy Syndrome improves understanding of autism 0 None
2011-09-12 University of Adelaide research focuses on techniques to treat swallowing disorders 0 None
2011-09-12 Lantus initiation may help limit weight gain in type 2 diabetes patients 0 None
2011-09-12 Low-dose aspirin increases risk for GI bleeding 0 None
2011-09-12 FDA grants marketing clearance for WideMed's portable home sleep diagnostic and monitoring solution 0 None
2011-09-12 Exposure to 'white' LED light suppresses melatonin production 0 5
2011-09-12 Sanofi's Lyxumia achieves primary efficacy endpoint in study of patients uncontrolled on metformin 0 None
2011-09-12 CEO Roundtable on Cancer bestows Gold Standard accreditation to Memorial Sloan-Kettering 0 None
2011-09-12 Health Canada approves Merus Labs' advanced wound care product, Collexa 0 None
2011-09-12 Tensha raises $15 million in Series A financing to advance bromodomains for cancer 0 None
2011-09-12 Enrollment complete in HemaQuest HQK-1001 Phase 2 study in sickle cell disease 0 None
2011-09-12 Alchemia initiates HA-Irinotecan Phase II clinical study in SCLC 0 3
2011-09-12 Rug Doctor launches new Anti-Allergen Carpet Cleaner 0 None
2011-09-12 Genentech submits NDA to FDA for vismodegib to treat advanced basal cell carcinoma 0 None
2011-09-12 FDA clears Fujifilm's Aspire HD breast imaging system 0 None
2011-09-12 InterMune to launch Esbriet for German patients with IPF 0 None
2011-09-12 Genentech submits vismodegib NDA to FDA for treatment of advanced basal cell carcinoma 0 None
2011-09-12 IsoRay receives FDA clearance for GliaSite radiation therapy system to treat brain cancer 0 None
2011-09-12 Researchers identify glucokinase triggers beta cell regeneration in pancreas 0 None
2011-09-12 Spinifex announces new data from EMA401 pre-clinical study on diabetic neuropathy 0 None
2011-09-12 Heart attack patients with psoriasis more likely to die from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-09-12 PHT announces availability of eDHP-18 QoL questionnaire on all ePRO collection modalities 0 None
2011-09-12 Lund University professor receives Fernström Foundation Nordic Prize for brain cell transplants 0 None
2011-09-12 New improved method can help doctors diagnose early-stage osteoarthritis 0 None
2011-09-12 EpiCept announces FDA's feedback on Ceplene clinical development for AML 0 None
2011-09-12 Study indicates need for antivenoms and better health-care services in Africa 0 None
2011-09-12 USC team produces world's first high-resolution images of α7 neuroreceptor 0 None
2011-09-12 Huge economic, social and personal burden of AF-related strokes across Latin America 0 None
2011-09-12 Lung cancer patients treated in high safety-net burden facilities less likely to undergo surgery 0 None
2011-09-12 Scientists successfully disrupt function of MYC cancer gene 0 None
2011-09-12 LC-MRM could provide better understanding of multiple myeloma drug resistance 0 None
2011-09-12 Diamyd receives NIH grant to develop NTDDS for Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy 0 None
2011-09-12 InteRNA, Silence partner to develop novel microRNA therapeutics for cancer 0 None
2011-09-12 AHRQ finds decline in hospitalizations for pica eating disorder between 2007-2009 0 None
2011-09-12 Specialists propose changes to allocation and distribution of organs for liver transplants 0 None
2011-09-12 FDA grants orphan drug designation for Avedro's VibeX to treat Keratoconus 0 None
2011-09-12 Roche initiates Phase 1 clinical trial of investigational drug for Down syndrome 0 5
2011-09-12 New treatment strategy for dominant forms of muscular dystrophy 0 None
2011-09-12 Human gliomas release excess levels of glutamate and trigger seizures 0 None
2011-09-12 Researchers describe new function of HCN channels in the heart 0 None
2011-09-12 Common genetic variant may predispose people to acute dissections 0 None
2011-09-12 Scientists identify 28 blood pressure-associated genetic variants 0 None
2011-09-12 Febrile seizures in children may be linked to respiratory alkalosis 0 None
2011-09-12 Researchers identify 29 DNA sequence variations linked with blood pressure 0 None
2011-09-12 Study: Regional differences exist in treatment of patients with acute cerebral infarction 0 None
2011-09-12 Australian scientists create iron-rich 'super rice' 0 None
2011-09-12 NIH awards $13M grant to BMC for brain abnormality study in former ELGANS 0 None
2011-09-12 Researchers discover 16 new gene regions that influence blood pressure 0 None
2011-09-12 NASA selects nine projects to investigate space radiation's effect on human explorers 0 None
2011-09-12 Study pinpoints relationship between primary brain tumors and onset of epileptic seizures 0 None
2011-09-12 Nektar announces positive results from NKTR-102 Phase 2 study on metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-09 Researchers demonstrate connection between circadian rhythm, platelet function and cardiovascular risk 0 None
2011-09-09 Moffitt researchers employ LC-MRM to detect acquired multiple myeloma drug resistance 0 None
2011-09-09 NIH awards $12.8 million renewal grant for Louisville adult stem cell research project 0 None
2011-09-09 Researchers create powerful anti-diabetic prototype drugs with lesser side effects 0 None
2011-09-09 Autophagy also mobilizes and exports cholesterol from cells 0 None
2011-09-09 Landmark discovery in rapid spread of PRL-3 oncoprotein associated aggressive cancers 0 None
2011-09-09 Ultrasonic neuromodulation can be quickly applied in neurocritical care situations 0 None
2011-09-09 Tics are not a rare or uncommon disorder 0 None
2011-09-09 U.N. member states reach tentative agreement on NCD declaration 0 None
2011-09-09 FDA grants final approval for Mylan's Promethazine HCl Tablets 0 None
2011-09-09 National Research Council releases new report on role of health impact assessment 0 None
2011-09-09 ASTRO, Cancer Support Community Greater Miami partner to raise awareness on survivorship issues 0 None
2011-09-09 Feds stop brain stent stroke study after failures 0 None
2011-09-09 Neurosurgery creates new online collection of recent papers on sports concussions 0 5
2011-09-09 Stage III lung cancer patients can benefit from concurrent chemo and radiation therapy 0 None
2011-09-09 PKC epsilon enzyme might be target for treatment of nicotine addiction, alcohol abuse 0 None
2011-09-09 Study examines alcohol use in relation to successful ageing among women 0 None
2011-09-09 Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee recommends FDA approval of J&JPRD's rivaroxaban 0 None
2011-09-09 Seeds of violence may be planted before a child is born: Research 0 None
2011-09-09 InnoCentive, JDRF announce $100,000 Challenge to uncover solutions for insulin-dependent diabetes 0 None
2011-09-09 Scientists discover new gene mutation responsible for late-onset Parkinson's 0 None
2011-09-09 New application translates foreign-language food menus for English speakers 0 None
2011-09-09 Ridding homes, offices of mold and dampness can help reduce respiratory infections 0 None
2011-09-09 Blood levels of FGF-23 can help predict CKD patients at risk of heart problems 0 None
2011-09-09 Mary Ann Liebert launches Games for Health Industry Insider 0 None
2011-09-09 Weight Watchers more effective alternative to primary care for obese adults 0 None
2011-09-09 Study: 40% of adult Canadians experience one or more symptoms of insomnia 0 None
2011-09-09 Study: Early motor experiences can shape infants' preferences for objects and faces 0 None
2011-09-09 UOHI team identifies that autophagy also mobilizes and exports cholesterol from cells 0 None
2011-09-09 HJF selects three promising USU doctoral students to receive 2011-12 fellowships 0 None
2011-09-09 Aura's NanoSmart platform can enable earlier detection, treatment of cancers 0 None
2011-09-09 Sagene completes SPI-1972 pre-IND meeting with FDA for erectile dysfunction 0 None
2011-09-09 Possible link between mother's diet and risk of allergies in children 0 None
2011-09-08 Many people cultivate an “illusion of control”, even in situations when they are clearly not, depression research shows 0 None
2011-09-08 Simple universal test to detect Alzheimer’s early 0 2
2011-09-08 Pancreatic cancer outcomes poor in UK – experts urge better diagnosis and treatment 0 None
2011-09-08 World Cancer Research Fund urges action to stop preventable cancers 0 None
2011-09-08 Stents for blocked brain arteries may not be as successful in prolonging survival as believed: Study 0 5
2011-09-08 Angioslide introduces new 5x300mm PROTEUS device for treating Superficial Femoral Artery 0 None
2011-09-08 University of Maryland surgeons transplant first lungs treated with experimental repair process 0 None
2011-09-08 Auxilium reports positive data from XIAFLEX retrospective commercial patient chart review 0 None
2011-09-08 Aggressive medical management better than stenting for prevention of recurrent stroke 0 None
2011-09-08 New studies on breast cancer screening, treatment and survival 0 None
2011-09-08 Enrollment complete in Concentric Medical's Stentriever trial for acute ischemic stroke 0 None
2011-09-08 Naturopathic medicine helps reduce doctors' use of prescription drugs 0 None
2011-09-08 Microvascular compression syndrome may cause Parkinson's 0 4
2011-09-08 EC grants orphan drug status for Santen's sirolimus to treat chronic non-infectious uveitis 0 None
2011-09-08 Dysregulated neuronal RNA transport may cause Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome 0 None
2011-09-08 Researchers identify bouncer protein that plays a vital role in RA prevention 0 None
2011-09-08 'Chaperone' protein may play a critical role in pathogenesis of heart failure 0 None
2011-09-08 Aggressive medical treatment without stenting better for high-risk stroke patients 0 None
2011-09-08 Scientists discover backup circuits in cetuximab-resistant cancer cells 0 None
2011-09-08 Intensive medical treatment more effective in preventing second stroke than stenting 0 None
2011-09-08 Capsules: Deficit hawk or dove? Enzi's autism stance 0 None
2011-09-08 Hospitals: HHS inspector general counsel backs telemedicine plan for stroke care program 0 None
2011-09-08 Researchers identify new drug target for heart failure 0 None
2011-09-08 Natural ruminant trans fats are not detrimental to health 0 None
2011-09-08 ATA announces five recipients of 2011 thyroid cancer research grants 0 None
2011-09-08 Pharnext puts together €2.5M to fund development of Pleodrug for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease 0 None
2011-09-08 Apply lessons from the AIDS response to NCD control and prevention in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-08 Cam impingement may increase risk of hip OA in young men 0 None
2011-09-08 Scientist identifies how lack of dopamine leads to symptoms of Parkinson's 0 4
2011-09-08 Daily moderate drinking may decrease atherosclerosis 0 None
2011-09-08 Study: Aerobic physical activity linked to reduced risk of dementia 0 None
2011-09-08 Inhibition of Sab protein protects liver from acetaminophen toxicity 0 None
2011-09-08 Pulitzer photojournalist with lymphoma films his experiences 0 None
2011-09-08 Exercise, intervention may help individuals with peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2011-09-08 Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim to present latest data from diabetes portfolio at 47th EASD meeting 0 None
2011-09-08 BCH joins MD Anderson's Sister Institution network to provide cancer care 0 None
2011-09-08 Scientists invent new system that uses magnetism to purify hybrid nanoparticles 0 None
2011-09-08 Biochemists reveal interaction between tumor suppressor protein and chaperone 0 None
2011-09-08 New surprising discovery on division of mitochondria within cells 0 None
2011-09-08 APS sponsors 7th International Symposium on Aldosterone and the ENaC/Degenerin Family of Ion Channels 0 None
2011-09-08 Simple pain relievers a better alternative to antipsychotic medications for dementia patients 0 5
2011-09-08 Study: Protein's structural arrangement can change its signaling function 0 None
2011-09-08 Researchers identify new genetic cause of inherited Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-09-08 Adding azithromycin to usual daily treatment for COPD reduces acute exacerbations by 27% 0 None
2011-09-08 New guidelines for treatment of melanoma 0 None
2011-09-08 AOI Medical receives ISO 13485 Certification and CE marking approval for two VCF devices 0 None
2011-09-08 Beta-glucans can help wounds to heal quickly 0 5
2011-09-07 Experts to address crucial issues of pain management and disability health reform 0 None
2011-09-07 Top-line results from Teva-Alcobra MG01CI Phase II trial for ADHD 0 None
2011-09-07 Ardea Biosciences reports positive outcome from lesinurad End-of-Phase 2 meetings with FDA 0 None
2011-09-07 St. Jude Medical receives approval for CRT-D quadripolar pacing system in India 0 5
2011-09-07 Loss of estrogen receptor alpha protein may lead to metabolic syndrome 0 None
2011-09-07 First aesthetic laser device for long-term reduction in appearance of cellulite 0 None
2011-09-07 Researchers rethink fenretinide for prevention of oral cancer 0 None
2011-09-07 BARDA awards GlaxoSmithKline contract for development of dual-purpose broad spectrum antibiotic 0 None
2011-09-07 Top-line results from Auxilium XIAFLEX palpable cord study in Dupuytren's contracture subjects 0 None
2011-09-07 Scientists discover 29 new genetic variants linked with MS 0 None
2011-09-07 BioLineRx, Tel Aviv University sign license agreement to develop and commercialize BL-7050 0 None
2011-09-07 SFDA approves MedWaves' AveCure microwave coagulation-ablation system for cancer 0 None
2011-09-07 Cancer Research UK opens olaparib-temozolomide combination Phase I trial in glioblastoma 0 None
2011-09-07 ImmunoCellular provides update on ICT-107 Phase II trial for glioblastoma multiforme 0 None
2011-09-07 OptiMedica's Catalys Precision Laser System for cataract receives European CE mark 0 None
2011-09-07 Glioma stem cells can change their metabolic state at will, finds study 0 None
2011-09-07 Impact of sexualized lyrics on adolescent behaviors and attitudes 0 None
2011-09-07 Individuals with excess BMI more likely to develop type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-07 Majority of 9/11 World Trade Center attack survivors report increased incidence of GERS 0 None
2011-09-07 New technique can precisely locate subthalamic nucleus in Parkinson's patients 0 None
2011-09-07 New bone marrow-derived stem cell therapy can benefit patients with degenerative disc disease 0 None
2011-09-07 Scientists discover two opposing neuronal regulatory circuits for generation, elimination of fear 0 None
2011-09-07 Biomaterials may heal chronic diabetic wounds 0 None
2011-09-07 Penn researchers receive NIH grant to continue programs of Musculoskeletal disorders center 0 None
2011-09-07 Infants at higher risk of ASD have poorer movement skills 0 None
2011-09-07 Study: Gastric bypass surgery for obesity also decreases blood pressure 0 4
2011-09-07 Study on effects of adult stem cell treatments in patients with Hereditary Ataxia 0 None
2011-09-07 Chemotherapy linked to speech difficulties among cancer patients 0 None
2011-09-07 Cheap medicines could prevent huge number of deaths from heart attacks, strokes 0 None
2011-09-07 Pancreatic mesenchyme plays central role in the formation of mature beta cells 0 None
2011-09-07 New Vital Signs report finds decline in cigarette smoking among American adults 0 None
2011-09-07 Alcohol consumption and smoking may raise risk of upper aero-digestive tract cancers 0 None
2011-09-07 Two motion-sensing systems can effectively detect early onset of illness, fall risk in seniors 0 None
2011-09-07 Scientists uncover new ways to stimulate pancreatic beta cell growth 0 None
2011-09-07 IOF presents eight young investigator awards to researchers across the world 0 None
2011-09-07 Lung Flute provides relief to Buffalo-area patients with COPD 0 4
2011-09-07 St. Jude Medical's Genesis neurostimulation device receives European CE Mark approval 1 4
2011-09-07 Researchers investigate special diets that could help youngsters keep the weight off 0 None
2011-09-07 SYSU, ASU collaborate to develop early and predictive diagnostics for colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-09-07 Researchers use ultrasound to improve quality of blood stem cell transplant 0 None
2011-09-06 Diabetes prevention in five steps: Study 0 None
2011-09-06 Robert Gordon University scientists to develop new treatment for cystinosis 0 None
2011-09-06 Mental health problems ail nearly half of all Americans: Report 0 None
2011-09-06 Positive results from BDSI's BEMA Buprenorphine/Naloxone formulation Phase 1 study on opioid dependence 0 None
2011-09-06 Enrollment complete in DURECT's POSIDUR Phase III study for post-surgical pain 0 None
2011-09-06 NINDS awards NeuroSigma STTR Phase I grant to support development of eTNS therapy for epilepsy 0 None
2011-09-06 Concentric Medical launches Trevo Pro 4 device for acute ischemic stroke 0 None
2011-09-06 Vertex VX-509 12-week Phase 2a study on RA meets two primary endpoints 0 None
2011-09-06 Shiva Biomedical, CorMedix to extend CRMD001 phase III trial in chronic kidney disease 0 None
2011-09-06 ERS urges EU to take action on chronic respiratory diseases 0 None
2011-09-06 ICS, Quintiles enter agreement with Pacira to support launch of EXPAREL 0 None
2011-09-06 The Arthritis Society warns Canadians to check for OA 0 None
2011-09-06 Bariatric surgery is cost-effective but has long-term complications 0 1
2011-09-06 European Neurotech Investing & Partnering Summit to take place in Helsinki 0 None
2011-09-06 Amakem receives €18m in Series A round of funding 0 None
2011-09-06 NOXXON to commence NOX-H94 Phase I trial in anemia of chronic disease 0 None
2011-09-06 Biologists identify mechanism of H. pylori that damages DNA of gastric mucosal cells 0 None
2011-09-06 AMA releases new Current Procedural Terminology codes 0 None
2011-09-06 Gene variants that help regulate serotonin may serve as predictor of risk for PSTD symptoms 0 None
2011-09-06 McMaster team demonstrates essential role of AMPK enzyme in exercise 0 None
2011-09-06 Positive topline data from 4SC's resminostat Phase II trial on Hodgkin's Lymphoma 0 None
2011-09-06 Biologists reveal why men's ring fingers are longer than their index fingers 0 None
2011-09-06 Researchers reveal mechanism behind how cells communicate 0 None
2011-09-06 AMT, NIH enter exclusive license agreement for use of AAV5-based gene therapy vectors 0 None
2011-09-06 Study: No big shift toward higher fatal heart attack rates after menopause in women 0 None
2011-09-06 Lilly, QIAGEN partner to develop and commercialize companion diagnostic for JAK2 V617F 0 None
2011-09-06 Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures may go undiagnosed for longer in veterans 0 3
2011-09-06 Chondroitin sulfate decreases pain and improves hand function in patients with OA 0 None
2011-09-06 Exposure to phthalates during pregnancy may increase risk of developmental problems in children 0 None
2011-09-06 Moderate to severe cognitive impairment has impact on life expectancy 0 None
2011-09-06 BioAlliance Pharma announces oral communication of Livatag Phase II trial results on liver cancer 0 None
2011-09-05 Cancer cells with specific genetic defect extra susceptible to therapy that damages DNA 0 None
2011-09-05 Mesoblast receives EMA clearance to initiate Revascor Phase 2 trial for heart attacks 0 None
2011-09-05 Study sheds new light on the state of Europe's mental and neurological health 0 None
2011-09-05 Asbestos related cancer risk rises after home renovations: Study 1 3
2011-09-05 Autism diagnosis by brain scan a possibility 0 None
2011-09-05 Stroke in the young on the rise: Study 0 None
2011-09-05 Researchers discover gene mutation linked with lymphoedema, leukaemia 0 None
2011-09-05 Scientists purify PARP protein that shows promise against breast, ovarian cancers 0 None
2011-09-05 Teenagers use medicines frequently without receiving targeted information about risks and benefits 0 None
2011-09-05 C. sporogenes bacterium could be used as vehicle to deliver drugs in frontline cancer therapy 0 None
2011-09-05 Inflammation boosts activity of two proteins that can normalize blood sugar in diabetics 0 None
2011-09-05 Researchers discover group of mutations involved in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2011-09-05 Researchers discover new genetic defect that predisposes people to leukemia, myelodysplasia 1 2
2011-09-05 Berlin to market wide range of Acino Pharma's current and future products in Thailand 0 None
2011-09-05 Exposure to household smoke increases school absenteeism among children 0 None
2011-09-05 Scientists identify human colon stem cells and grow them in lab-plates 0 None
2011-09-05 Study describes new class of anti-diabetic compound that targets unique molecular switch 0 5
2011-09-03 Researchers discover mechanism of low-dose LDN on cell proliferative-related disorders 0 5
2011-09-03 Scientists discover highly conserved mechanism governing brain development 0 None
2011-09-03 Researchers discover why tumors evolve 0 None
2011-09-03 Loyola surgeons use new, less invasive catheter technique to treat cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-09-03 Many athletes hold unscientific views about benefits of different hydration practices 0 None
2011-09-03 Immigrant dialysis patients in Atlanta again face treatment crisis 1 None
2011-09-03 Natural environment linked to reduced obesity 0 None
2011-09-03 Inhibiting the ability of immune cells to use fatty acids slows MS progression 0 None
2011-09-03 Combination of resistance training, AT does not benefit cardiac patients 0 None
2011-09-03 ATS issues guidelines on use of FENO in different clinical settings 0 None
2011-09-03 UCF, UF receive $5.5 million NIH grant for hemophilia research 0 None
2011-09-03 Scientists identify several links between genetic variants and specific metabolic changes 0 None
2011-09-03 IQWiG publishes results of literature search on DMP for diabetes mellitus type 1 0 None
2011-09-03 Nature journal publishes Metabolon's genome wide association study 0 None
2011-09-03 First report of alternative lengthening of telomeres in human cancer subtypes 0 None
2011-09-03 SAMHSA to unveil results of 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health 0 None
2011-09-03 Study finds link between long-term dietary patterns and human gut bacteria 0 None
2011-09-03 New study finds 9/11 firefighters have higher risks of cancer 0 None
2011-09-03 Early treatment of chronic hip pain in young athletes may have long term impact on health 0 None
2011-09-03 Exercise triggers influential stem cells to become bone instead of fat 0 None
2011-09-03 Plerixafor drug shows promise against WHIM syndrome 0 None
2011-09-03 Researchers discover mechanisms behind BRCA1 gene mutations in breast and ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-09-03 Key international experts to attend major European bone congress in Bourse, France 0 None
2011-09-03 Study: Growth hormone helps regenerate damaged hair cells in zebrafish ear 0 None
2011-09-03 New research puts an unexpected twist on how mitochondria divide within cells 0 None
2011-09-03 Scientists clarify endogenous mechanism that can prevent development of allergies 0 None
2011-09-03 SWOG selects four cancer researchers for 2011 Young Investigator Training Course 0 None
2011-09-03 Health care politics: Perry's stem cell controversy, presidential contenders and health law; Biden Medicare fact check 0 None
2011-09-02 Jefferson's two-step bone marrow transplant procedure holds promise for cancer patients 0 None
2011-09-02 Alcohol reduces awareness of how much a person cares about making mistakes 0 None
2011-09-02 New medicines to target LPA receptors may prevent serious developmental brain diseases 0 None
2011-09-02 New tool to predict survival after heart transplant 0 None
2011-09-02 Insomnia prevalent in 23% of US workers 0 None
2011-09-02 Researchers modify toxic chemical of marine cycyanobacteria to treat colon cancer 0 None
2011-09-02 Discovery in rare disease may shed light on common causes of blindness 0 None
2011-09-02 Investments in EHRs could reap major benefits in better patient care, health outcomes 0 None
2011-09-02 Microtubule stability linked to increased sensitivity to paclitaxel 0 None
2011-09-02 Contraceptive pill prevents loss of eye sight 0 3.5
2011-09-02 Blocked blood vessels linked to familiar signs of aging 0 None
2011-09-02 PSTD expert available to discuss psychological effects on Ground Zero survivors, first responders 0 5
2011-09-02 New genetic screening program for families at high risk of colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-09-02 SAMHSA awards $12.2M in grants to train behavioral health care providers 0 None
2011-09-02 Pemetrexed treatment produces better outcomes in ALK-translocated NSCLC patients 0 None
2011-09-02 UVA researchers develop 3-D model to visualize early growth of human breast tissue 0 None
2011-09-02 Returning service members at risk of depression, relationship distress 0 None
2011-09-02 African-Americans even outside 'stroke belt' face higher risk of death 0 None
2011-09-02 Hospitals with higher surgical volumes less likely to cause unintentional serious injuries 0 None
2011-09-02 Short-term glucocorticoid treatment may prevent osteoarthritis after joint injury 0 None
2011-09-02 Neutrophils linked to growth and spread of cancer 0 4
2011-09-02 Rapid sideline visual test effectively detects concussions in collegiate athletes 0 None
2011-09-02 ASTRO's 53rd Annual Meeting to highlight new cancer advances in Miami 0 None
2011-09-02 Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center receives ACCF's GWTG Gold award 0 None
2011-09-02 ACS' Commission on Cancer releases new standards to directly address patient concerns 0 None
2011-09-02 Two ROC trials evaluate new strategies for CPR following cardiac arrest 0 None
2011-09-02 UC Davis computer model can test effects of anti-arrhythmia medications 0 None
2011-09-02 AAN calls all high school coaches, athletes and parents to learn signs of sports concussion 0 None
2011-09-02 UTHealth Phase I trial: Bone marrow stem cell therapy feasible, safe for acute stroke patients 0 None
2011-09-02 Study: EHRs improve diabetes care, improve clinical quality 0 None
2011-09-02 RI Hospital researcher supports use of ablation procedures for treatment of lung cancer 0 None
2011-09-02 Researchers seek ways to reduce battlefield amputations, identify heart attacks early 0 None
2011-09-02 Dr. Reddy’s initiates DRL-17822 Phase II study in type II dyslipidemia 0 None
2011-09-02 New implantable micro oxygen generator improves effectiveness of anticancer tharapy 0 None
2011-09-02 Stroke hospitalization rates in adolescents and young adults increase up to 37% 0 None
2011-09-02 Walnut-containing diet could reduce risk of breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-02 One third of patients with unexplained body malodor production test positive for TMAU 1 5
2011-09-02 New meta-analysis reaffirms safety profile of aspirin for pain relief, fever 0 None
2011-09-02 Valproic acid may increase survival for brain tumor patients 0 None
2011-09-02 Simpler defibrillators may cause fewer problems for patients at risk of sudden cardiac death 0 None
2011-09-02 New Diabetes Care article helps to identify and treat Charcot foot 0 None
2011-09-02 Reduction in smoking has positive impact on mortality rates within six months 0 None
2011-09-02 FDA approves crizotinib for treatment of ALK-positive lung cancer 0 None
2011-09-02 Scientists discover genetic cause of extreme thinness 0 None
2011-09-02 People with Alzheimer's have lower ubiquilin-1 protein levels 0 None
2011-09-02 UTHealth inaugurates new center for autoimmune and inflammatory diseases research 0 None
2011-09-02 Sex hormones strongly influence people's interests in occupations 0 None
2011-09-02 Two ALS-associated genes work in tandem to support long-term survival of motor neurons 0 None
2011-09-02 Dendritic cells play central role in regulation of acetaminophen's toxicity 0 None
2011-09-02 Fibrous stroma can help predict aggressiveness of squamous cell carcinoma 0 None
2011-09-02 Roundup: New health center money in Ill.; groups question insurers on discrimination in Fla. 0 None
2011-09-02 Increased fat mass linked to high-intensity back pain 0 None
2011-09-02 Stomach acid-reducing drugs appear to cause small intestine damage 0 None
2011-09-02 CRI announces winners of 2011 Coley Award for distinguished research in tumor immunology 0 None
2011-09-02 New clinical data on Bristol-Myers Squibb's NULOJIX to be presented at ESOT 2011 congress 1 None
2011-09-02 Age-related lens yellowing linked to sleep disorders 0 None
2011-09-02 Insight into molecular basis of Enhanced S-Cone Syndrome 1 None
2011-09-02 UTHealth to study BMS-820836 in Phase II trial for major depressive disorder 0 None
2011-09-02 Medtronic initiates U.S. post-approval study of Endurant AAA Stent Graft System 0 None
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