Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - May 2012

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2012-05-31 Smoker's genetic makeup can help predict response to drug therapy 0 None
2012-05-31 Counseling sessions with community pharmacist lead to better medication adherence 0 None
2012-05-31 New therapy approach for patients blind on one side 0 None
2012-05-31 Too much salt and aldosterone leads to high blood pressure, tissue damage 0 None
2012-05-31 New method can solve 3-D structures of integral membrane proteins 0 None
2012-05-31 Juvenile Arthritis patients may have difficulties achieving educational success 0 None
2012-05-31 Researchers identify new peptide that can block fibrosis of the skin and lungs 0 None
2012-05-31 Risk of gout flare-ups greatly increased by purine rich foods 0 None
2012-05-31 Mayo Clinic offers new technology for treatment of dry eye 0 None
2012-05-31 Tart cherries may help reduce chronic inflammation in people with osteoarthritis 0 None
2012-05-31 4,600 lives could be saved a year by cutting daily alcohol intake to half a unit (5g) 0 None
2012-05-31 Ketamine reduces suicidal thoughts in patients with bipolar depression 0 None
2012-05-31 Taiho to initiate TAS-102 Phase III trial in colorectal cancer 0 None
2012-05-31 NYU Langone establishes unique neuromodulation center 0 4
2012-05-31 Researchers look into value of adapted yoga for stroke rehabilitation 0 None
2012-05-31 Skin transplant surgery safe and effective for patients with vitligo 0 None
2012-05-31 Top-line data from Flexion‘s FX005 Phase 2 trial on osteoarthritis 0 None
2012-05-31 Three U.S. Army medical residents earn national awards at ACP annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-31 ProCure Proton Therapy Center successfully treats first cancer patient 0 None
2012-05-31 TSRI receives $2 million donation from Esther B. O'Keeffe Charitable Foundation 0 None
2012-05-31 With Adderall shortage, drug counterfeiters try to seize a market opportunity 0 None
2012-05-31 Simple blood test can detect genetic faults in patients with cancer 0 None
2012-05-31 YCC, SCRI and SCH partner to advance cancer research 0 None
2012-05-31 Data from Response Genetics' tests against cancer to be presented at ASCO 2012 0 None
2012-05-31 Kona Medical raises $30 million in Series C financing 0 None
2012-05-31 Pharmspective releases ‘Molecular Diagnostics Insights in Oncology’ 0 None
2012-05-31 No evidence of chronic low-grade inflammation linked with diseases of aging 0 None
2012-05-31 Stiefel to acquire WBI-1001 licensing rights from Welichem 0 None
2012-05-31 Study uncovers the extent of OTC acetaminophen overdose risk 0 None
2012-05-31 Foundation Medicine introduces first pan-cancer genomic profile 0 None
2012-05-31 Interim data from UCLA and NeuroSigma’s eTNS Phase I trial on PTSD, MDD 0 None
2012-05-31 Study examines how SMIP-016 drug kills CLL cells 0 None
2012-05-31 CTI announces results from PIX301 phase 3 trial of Pixuvri for NHL 0 None
2012-05-31 BHD launches Statin Induced Myopathy Genotype test 0 None
2012-05-31 GE to provide attendees with overview of new oncology solutions at ASCO annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-31 DHA prevents age-related vision loss in lab tests 0 None
2012-05-31 Genetics can predict success of smoking cessation and need for medications 0 None
2012-05-31 TAU researcher develops new antibodies to target and destroy cancer cells 0 None
2012-05-31 Pfizer’s XALKORI now available in Canada 0 None
2012-05-31 Study shows how tafamidis drug works against amyloid disease 0 3
2012-05-31 U.S. FDA clears INJEX Pharma’s needle free injection system 0 5
2012-05-31 International conference: 'Preventing Overdiagnosis' 0 None
2012-05-31 Miracor receives three new U.S. patents for novel PICSO system to treat STEMI 0 None
2012-05-31 Topline results from Alkermes’ ALKS 37 phase 2b study on opioid-induced constipation 0 None
2012-05-31 Acorda Therapeutics launches Ampyra Dialogues on World MS Day 0 None
2012-05-30 Beyond chemotherapy to cure leukemia 1 None
2012-05-30 New technique promotes dramatic increase in cardiac function 0 None
2012-05-30 Corrected interim data from Vertex VX-809, KALYDECO combination Phase 2 study for CF 0 None
2012-05-30 IACFS/ME releases new guidelines for chronic fatigue syndrome 0 None
2012-05-30 CytRx INNO-206 doxorubicin conjugate shows anti-multiple myeloma effects 0 None
2012-05-30 JTCC to present latest findings in blood-cancer research at ASCO annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-30 Sequenom MassARRAY System detects EML4/ALK fusion gene in NSCLC 0 None
2012-05-30 RBCC negotiates potential joint venture with AMBS for traumatic brain injury treatment 0 None
2012-05-30 Nature Genetics publishes results from whole genome-wide study of recurrent HBV integration in HCC 0 None
2012-05-30 Doctors may predict girls at increased risk of eating disorders based on food choices 0 None
2012-05-30 MAQUET to acquire Avalon Elite Bi-Caval Dual Lumen Catheter, complimentary vascular access kits 0 None
2012-05-30 Exelixis files NDA with FDA for cabozantinib to treat MTC 0 None
2012-05-30 QCMG establishes Illumina technology as core sequencing platform 0 None
2012-05-30 New treatment for sickle cell disease developed by Emmaus Medical receives positive opinion from EMA 0 None
2012-05-30 Death prediction for patients with pneumonia and raised glucose levels 0 None
2012-05-30 Bristol-Myers Squibb forms International Immuno-Oncology Network 0 None
2012-05-30 Studies outline dilemmas on new generic heart drugs, hormone replacement therapy 0 None
2012-05-30 First study to look at link between vitamin D and onset of new mobility disability in older adults 0 5
2012-05-30 Patients with history of skin infection more likely to develop surgical site infections 0 None
2012-05-30 MindSpec launches new science outreach website: Autism Reading Room 0 None
2012-05-30 Officials at 65th World Health Assembly adopt resolutions on broad range of health issues 0 None
2012-05-30 Patients with mental health issues overwhelm ERs 0 None
2012-05-30 Use of transplanted induced pluripotent stem cells could lead to new treatments for HD 0 None
2012-05-30 One third of homeless are obese 0 None
2012-05-30 Mass. Eye and Ear Cataract Master bridges gap between wet lab training and patient surgery 0 None
2012-05-30 Biogen Idec, MS community partner to celebrate Fourth Annual World MS Day 0 None
2012-05-30 Scientists show why leukemia often returns 0 None
2012-05-30 Million Hearts, ACP aim to prevent heart attacks and strokes in five years 0 None
2012-05-30 Naphthalene exposure may increase risk of chromosomal aberrations in children 0 None
2012-05-30 DFG to establish 20 CRCs by 1 July 2012 0 None
2012-05-30 ASCs promising source of cells for use in plastic surgery and regenerative medicine 0 None
2012-05-30 CRI relaunches Cancer Immunity journal 0 None
2012-05-30 MD Bioproducts launches new subtype specific antibody as marker for AS 0 None
2012-05-30 Positive results from RedHill’s RHB-103 bioequivalence trial on acute migraine 0 None
2012-05-30 Researchers develop STeleR post-stroke rehabilitation program 0 None
2012-05-30 Marshall Edwards initiates ME-344 Phase I trial in solid tumors 0 None
2012-05-30 Scientists develop synthetic peptide that overcomes cancer cells’ survival defenses 0 None
2012-05-30 Link between high levels of PCB and distribution of abdominal fat 0 4
2012-05-30 Exendin-4 significantly minimizes damage in TBI animal models 0 None
2012-05-30 USPTO issues patent to Corgenix’s AspirinWorks technology 0 None
2012-05-30 Positive results from Alkermes’ ALKS 5461 phase 1/2 study on MDD 2 None
2012-05-30 SafeStitch Medical officially changes name of AMID Stapler 0 None
2012-05-30 FDA accepts CSL Behring’s 4-factor PCC BLA for standard review 0 None
2012-05-30 Possible association between mortality and high levels of vitamin D 1 None
2012-05-30 EPO issues patent to Cytune’s CYP0150 for treatment of cancer 0 None
2012-05-30 Glia seem to play two opposing roles in protecting nerve cells from damage 0 None
2012-05-30 FDA approves RLI’s Absorica to treat severe recalcitrant nodular acne 0 None
2012-05-29 Secreted vesicles play role in spread of cancer 0 None
2012-05-29 Lung in Oncology models for drug discovery launched by PRECOS 0 None
2012-05-29 FDA accepts NDA filing for KYNAMRO to treat HoFH 0 None
2012-05-29 Pre-harvest vaccines for management of E. coli in Canadian beef receive favourable conclusion 0 None
2012-05-29 Diet, activity levels may be improved through mobile technology, remote coaching and financial incentives 0 None
2012-05-29 Better education early in life may help protect cognitive abilities 0 None
2012-05-29 Oncos Therapeutics commences clinical study with oncolytic viruses 0 None
2012-05-29 Spectrum initiates enrollment in RenaZorb Phase 1 trial in healthy volunteers 0 None
2012-05-29 Abbott to highlight latest investigational research findings on HUMIRA at EULAR 2012 0 None
2012-05-29 Single test developed that detects all known strains of H5N1 0 None
2012-05-29 Including smokers in donor pool improves survival rates for patients on lung transplant waiting lists and should be continued 0 None
2012-05-29 Increased risk of breast cancer associated with working night shifts 0 None
2012-05-29 NSAIDs may offer protection against skin cancer 0 None
2012-05-29 EMA CHMP issues positive opinion to Eisai’s Fycompa for treatment of partial-onset seizures 0 None
2012-05-29 Intensive glycemic control not associated with reduced risk of kidney failure in type-2 diabetics 0 None
2012-05-29 Aggressive efforts to lower blood pressure in people with diabetes are paying off 0 None
2012-05-29 Cardiomyocytes can now be made cheaply and abundantly in the laboratory 0 None
2012-05-29 Bioengineers develop first structure to grow small human blood vessels 0 None
2012-05-29 Intensive glucose control associated with reduced risk of albuminuria 0 None
2012-05-29 Simple changes in health behavior spur big and lasting results 0 None
2012-05-29 New technique more sensitive in detecting bone loss than X-ray method 0 5
2012-05-29 Heart-wall muscle fibers are locally arranged in a special ‘minimal surface’ 0 None
2012-05-28 Aerobic exercise improves vascular reactivity to nearly normal levels 0 None
2012-05-28 Intensive wellness program addresses multiple aspects of diabetes care 0 None
2012-05-28 Positive results from Acacia Phase II APD421 study in prevention of post-operative nausea & vomiting 0 None
2012-05-28 Preoperative opportunity to control blood glucoses 0 None
2012-05-28 Scientists develop super-sensitive test that could detect diseases earlier 0 None
2012-05-28 New medicine can start and hasten healing of diabetic and other chronic sores 0 None
2012-05-28 Medivir initiates MIV-711 phase I trial in bone disorders 0 None
2012-05-28 Researchers develop tentative model for diagnosis of colon cancer 0 None
2012-05-28 AngioPredict project to focus on patients with metastatic colorectal cancer 0 None
2012-05-28 New insight into immune-cell movement patterns 0 None
2012-05-28 FDA approves Cipher’s Absorica to treat severe recalcitrant nodular acne 0 None
2012-05-28 Tβ4 offers both neurorestoration and neuroprotection after TBI 0 None
2012-05-28 Important heat safety tips from Pennsylvania Departments of Health and Aging 0 None
2012-05-28 Researchers develop new technique that converts stem cells into brain cells 0 None
2012-05-28 Positive results from Sanofi and Regeneron’s SAR236553/REGN727 Phase 2 trial on heFH 0 4
2012-05-28 Ultra-sensitive test can diagnose diseases in their earliest stages 0 None
2012-05-28 Blocking Skp2 protein might inhibit glycolysis and treat breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-28 UC Irvine immunologist to create new line of neural stem cells for MS 0 5
2012-05-28 Overgrowth of bacteria in the gut linked to IBS 0 None
2012-05-28 UCSD scientists receive new CIRM grants to conduct stem cell-based research 0 None
2012-05-28 Results from Medtronic’s Resolute DES clinical study on CAD 0 None
2012-05-28 ESRD patients with diabetes may benefit from Baxter’s low-glucose PD regimen 0 None
2012-05-28 Scientists show how hemizygous deletion can contribute to cancer 0 None
2012-05-28 City of Hope receives CIRM grant to develop T cell-based immunotherapy against glioma 0 None
2012-05-28 Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim receive positive opinion from EMA for Jentadueto 0 None
2012-05-25 Overactive BAALC gene found in people with acute leukemia 0 None
2012-05-25 Hearing loss linked to several chronic diseases 0 None
2012-05-25 Sihuan's Roxatidine passes Chinese SFDA on-site inspection 0 None
2012-05-25 Bacteria are key contributors to the cause of IBS, study confirms 0 None
2012-05-25 EMA CHMP adopts positive opinion for Pfizer’s axitinib to treat advanced renal cell carcinoma 0 1
2012-05-25 Immune system involved in removing Alzheimer's-causing substance in the brain 0 None
2012-05-25 Single-port laparoscopy bimanual robot abdominal surgery 0 None
2012-05-25 Brain can rewire even at an advanced age 0 None
2012-05-25 European CHMP issues positive opinion to Vertex's KALYDECO for treatment of CF 0 5
2012-05-25 Gene therapy can effectively treat ADA-deficient severe combined immunodeficiency 0 None
2012-05-25 Study examines effects of UV-blocking contact lenses on macular pigment density 0 None
2012-05-25 University of Kentucky researcher receives $1.8M NIH grant to study CF 0 None
2012-05-25 Thioridazine drug successfully kills human cancer stem cells 0 5
2012-05-25 Cyanobacterium produces compounds that could treat chronic inflammatory conditions 0 None
2012-05-25 IOF report predicts dramatic rise in osteoporosis-related fractures in Brazil 0 None
2012-05-25 Researchers uncover series of biological events that implicate stem cells' surroundings 0 None
2012-05-25 Scientists identify new reason why some curry dishes might be good for you 0 None
2012-05-25 Fragility fractures predicted to more than double in Latin America 0 None
2012-05-25 Study reveals why people develop life-threatening drug allergies 0 None
2012-05-25 NIH Consortium selects UBM among 11 CoEPEs 0 None
2012-05-25 Study says most insurance sold to individuals doesn't meet health law standards 0 None
2012-05-25 UCSF receives $20M Sandler Foundation gift for neuroscience research and care 0 None
2012-05-25 Experts address main barriers to hearing aid use 0 None
2012-05-25 RUB researchers gain new insights into mechanisms of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-05-25 New treatment model of psychotherapy now listed on SAMHSA's national registry 0 None
2012-05-25 Nuclear radiation exposure more serious than previously believed 0 None
2012-05-25 UCSF scientists aim to use embryonic stem cells for treatment of neuropathic pain 0 None
2012-05-25 New compound can enhance apoptosis in cancer cells 0 None
2012-05-25 FDA advisory committee votes in favor of Pfizer's tafamidis meglumine 0 None
2012-05-25 Peritonitis commonly arises in the weeks before many dialysis patients die 0 None
2012-05-25 PERK protein necessary to maintain behavioral flexibility 0 None
2012-05-25 UofL receives Helmsley Charitable Trust grant to develop technology for paralyzed people 0 None
2012-05-25 Tips to protect against sun's harmful rays 0 None
2012-05-25 Researchers identify single gene that controls aging, inflammation and cancer 0 None
2012-05-25 Linagliptin safe and effective for African American patients with type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-25 Human olfactory bulb differs from that of other mammals 0 None
2012-05-25 Scientists discover how microglia detect the site of injury 0 None
2012-05-25 Researchers identify two gene mutations that cause neuromuscular disorder 0 None
2012-05-25 Oxidative stress may put obese patients at increased risk of kidney damage after heart surgery 0 None
2012-05-25 Alpha-2 agonists decrease postoperative consumption of opioid drugs 0 None
2012-05-25 Poor cardio-pulmonary function may be strong predictor of survival in women with breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-25 U.S. military says too many enlistees are overweight; Americans find doing taxes easier than eating right 0 None
2012-05-24 Obese patients with fatty liver disease show only small benefit on lipoprotein levels with moderate exercise 0 None
2012-05-24 PSA test benefits are questionable, yet physicians struggle to stop them 0 None
2012-05-24 Insmed initiates patient screening for ARIKACE phase 2 NTM lung disease trial 0 None
2012-05-24 LVRC safe and effective choice for patients with severe heterogeneous emphysema 0 None
2012-05-24 Cancer diagnosis may increase risk of death in men with mental illness 0 None
2012-05-24 Study sheds light on role of microglia in the normal brain 1 None
2012-05-24 Optogenetic Therapies for Vision workshop to be held on June 1 1 None
2012-05-24 ICS may prevent parapneumonic effusion in patients with CAP 0 None
2012-05-24 Brain cells prune circuits in the brain by eating away excess synapses 0 3.5
2012-05-24 Optimi prototype effectively predicts people at risk of depression 0 None
2012-05-24 Number of Americans with kidney stones nearly doubled since 1994 0 None
2012-05-24 NYULMC opens new 327,000 square-foot Ambulatory Care Center 0 None
2012-05-24 COPD patients with P. aeruginosa infection more likely to have poor clinical outcomes 0 None
2012-05-24 Omega-3 fatty acids may provide more benefits for elderly people with Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-05-24 Calcium supplements may increase the risk of heart attack 0 5
2012-05-24 Aerocrine’s NIOX MINO and the test kits receive Australian marketing approval 0 None
2012-05-24 Results from several studies related to ACT’s TEMPASURE cardiac ablation catheter 0 None
2012-05-24 Resilience improves level of satisfaction in one's life 0 None
2012-05-24 New MicroNav surgical technique provides greater safety and reduces pain 0 None
2012-05-24 ACE’s Blood Sugar Basics Game Plan kicks off to help people with diabetes 0 None
2012-05-24 Brains that maintain healthy nerve connections as we age help keep us sharp in later life 0 None
2012-05-24 Chronic diseases, bloodstream infections on the rise among HIV+ ICU patients 0 None
2012-05-24 PTH boosts AMPs to fend off infection-causing microbes 0 None
2012-05-24 Preliminary results from Celldex’s CDX-011 Phase 2b breast cancer study 0 None
2012-05-24 Nevro to initiate Senza HF-SCS System study for chronic pain 0 None
2012-05-24 First study to examine how patients and families are soliciting living kidney donors on Facebook 0 None
2012-05-24 RARP more costly than RRP in treating prostate cancer 0 None
2012-05-24 Children with obesity more likely to have idiopathic intracranial hypertension 0 None
2012-05-24 Azithromycin can be effective treatment option for patients with BOS 0 None
2012-05-24 Study uncovers new obesity genetic markers that may predict dietary intake 0 None
2012-05-24 Molecular Therapy releases characteristics and activity of SNS01 formulation 0 None
2012-05-24 Severity of nocturnal hypoxemia and SDB independently predict both T2DM and HbA1c levels 0 None
2012-05-24 Study confirms links between metabolic dysregulation, SDB and obesity 0 None
2012-05-24 Health Canada accepts Seattle Genetics’ ADCETRIS NDS for review 0 None
2012-05-24 Acne pills can cause eye infections 0 None
2012-05-24 Children of mothers with low vitamin D status in pregnancy more likely to have body fat 0 None
2012-05-24 Bayer submits regorafenib NDA with FDA for treatment of mCRC 0 None
2012-05-24 LabCorp, XDx partner to develop and commercialize SLE flare predictor test 0 None
2012-05-24 Study: Phthalates from PVC flooring materials is taken up by our bodies 0 None
2012-05-24 Zytoprotec completes PD-protec Phase I/II trial on kidney failure 0 None
2012-05-24 USPTO issues patent to QRxPharma’s MoxDuo for treatment of acute and chronic pain 0 None
2012-05-24 Omron introduces new wireless sleep monitoring device 0 None
2012-05-24 EMA accepts MAA filing of Takeda’s alogliptin for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-24 FMCNA announces new educational resources to enhance RightStart 0 None
2012-05-23 Alteplase can benefit stroke patients aged over 80 years according to new studies 0 None
2012-05-23 AVEO commences AV-203 Phase 1 study in advanced solid tumors 0 None
2012-05-23 Scientists may be step closer to developing new therapy for AML 0 None
2012-05-23 Studies examine effectiveness of CPAP in reducing risk of cardiovascular outcomes linked with OSA 0 None
2012-05-23 Phi29 DNA packaging nanomotor connector can aid in early disease diagnosis 0 4
2012-05-23 HeartWare receives expanded European label for Ventricular Assist System 0 None
2012-05-23 Study shows how streamlined patient pathways may improve efficiency of healthcare delivery 0 None
2012-05-23 Astrocytes appear to retaliate against AD 0 None
2012-05-23 Study shows how chromosomal mutation likely contributes to early development of prostate cancer 0 None
2012-05-23 Researchers to initiate Crenezumab clinical trial to treat Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-05-23 Researchers generate neuronal cells from patients with Fragile X syndrome 0 None
2012-05-23 Study provides new clues about health-damaging molecular changes by eating high-fat foods 0 None
2012-05-23 FDA approves TMI’s Glider PTCA Catheter 0 None
2012-05-23 Tri-City Medical Center leading the way with robotically enhanced spine surgery 0 None
2012-05-23 Proper care of diabetic foot infections can save limbs, lives 0 None
2012-05-23 Scientists identify key mechanism in development of Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-05-23 New BAP guidelines target treatment of substance abuse, addiction 0 3
2012-05-23 Researchers identify genetic marker linked with smoking quantity in African Americans 0 None
2012-05-23 Researchers identify novel biomarkers that could confirm exposure to radiation 0 None
2012-05-23 Science journal’s NEWSFOCUS section describes recent advances in sequencing technology 0 None
2012-05-23 MCP enhances anti-cancer effects of two poly-botanical formulas 0 None
2012-05-23 Results from Boehringer Ingelheim’s Respimat Phase II study on moderate, persistent asthma 0 None
2012-05-23 Georgia researchers create map of the human brain 0 None
2012-05-23 BMP8B plays a key role in regulating thermogenesis in brown adipose tissue 0 None
2012-05-23 Special feature of Science journal highlights protein array technology 0 None
2012-05-23 Exercise can add years to a person's life 0 None
2012-05-23 Inhibition of PBEF could be potential therapeutic target for pulmonary hypertension 0 None
2012-05-23 Flexible sigmoidoscopy reduces deaths due to colorectal cancer 0 None
2012-05-23 IACs may increase risk of arrhythmias in young individuals with asthma 0 None
2012-05-23 EMBO Journal highlights three decades of Wnt research 0 None
2012-05-23 Prodigy Generics launches injectable irinotecan 0 None
2012-05-23 Scientists develop new type of anti-cancer drug 0 None
2012-05-23 NIEHS renews funding for SRP at UCSD 0 None
2012-05-23 Children with craniofacial disorders face numerous medical challenges beyond appearance 0 None
2012-05-23 Botch protein appears to play an important regulatory role in forming neurons, other cell types 0 5
2012-05-23 Excessive alcohol intake may increase of cognitive dysfunction, dementia in the elderly 0 None
2012-05-23 Enrollment complete in Baxano’s iO-Flex System study 0 None
2012-05-23 International task force unveils revised definition of ARDS 0 None
2012-05-23 NIH Pain Consortium selects 11 health professional schools as CoEPEs 0 None
2012-05-23 Critically ill patients on antidepressants more likely to die 1 None
2012-05-23 Data from Alvine’s ALV003 Phase 2A trial on celiac disease presented at DDW 2012 0 None
2012-05-22 “Networks” succeed in finding kidney donors: John Hopkins program reports 1 None
2012-05-22 Pop rock concert may lead to hearing loss among teenagers 1 5
2012-05-22 Combination therapy does not reduce mortality rates associated with severe sepsis 0 None
2012-05-22 New evidence behind WOUNDCHEK Protease Status to be presented at EWMA conference 0 None
2012-05-22 Gattex may represent new treatment approach for short bowel syndrome 0 None
2012-05-22 GE Healthcare, KUH partner to drive advances in cell therapy technologies 0 None
2012-05-22 Inexpensive sleep disorder drug appears to be potent inhibitor of cancer cells 0 None
2012-05-22 Studies of technological innovations presented at DDW annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-22 Statins may reduce hospital stay for patients with stroke 0 None
2012-05-22 New definition for acute respiratory distress syndrome 0 2
2012-05-22 Bisphosphonate therapy may increase risk of atypical femoral fractures 0 None
2012-05-22 Researchers to create new type of bioactive coating for brain aneurysm stents 0 None
2012-05-22 Diamyd Medical completes enrollment in NP2 Enkephalin Phase II study for cancer pain 0 None
2012-05-22 Viewpoints: A gamble on Alzheimer's research; Hidden costs of insurance rebates 0 None
2012-05-22 CTCA wins 2012 HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award 0 None
2012-05-22 Teen diabetes soars -- a sign of the obesity epidemic 0 None
2012-05-22 AUA includes percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation in OAB treatment guidelines 1 None
2012-05-22 SDB may increase risk of cancer mortality 0 None
2012-05-22 Bayer’s Nexavar Phase 3 trial on NSCLC does not meet primary endpoint 0 None
2012-05-22 New research reveals effective treatments for gastrointestinal conditions 0 None
2012-05-22 KF scientists present recent cognitive research studies in MS at CMSC, ACTRIMS 0 None
2012-05-22 Socioeconomic factors associated with skin cancer screening 0 None
2012-05-22 Airway inflammation linked with asthma-related mortality rates in older adults 0 None
2012-05-22 Heart disease risk assessment tools often underestimate CVD danger faced by RA patients 0 None
2012-05-22 Enrollment complete in Xencor, MorphoSys’ MOR208 phase 1 trial for CLL 0 None
2012-05-22 Polarization Gating Spectroscopy may detect pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-05-22 Data from EarlySense contact-free monitor clinical study presented at ATS conference 0 None
2012-05-22 European study on allergies investigates birch, olive and grass pollens 0 None
2012-05-22 Investigators describe how they synthesized polymers to stabilize proteins 0 None
2012-05-22 TransCytos, Enginasion collaborate to develop new transfection technology 0 None
2012-05-22 UAB creates Program in Environmental and Translational Medicine 0 None
2012-05-22 Intermountain signs collaborative research agreement with Myriad 0 None
2012-05-22 Combination of vitamin D and BCG vaccine improves bladder cancer survival 0 5
2012-05-22 Liposuction surgery reduces risk of ultraviolet-light induced skin cancer 0 None
2012-05-22 HSF-1 protein likely source of chemotherapy-related heart damage in mice 0 None
2012-05-22 New strategy can reactivate genes that cause cancer tumors to shrink and die 0 None
2012-05-22 Some patients appear to be more predisposed for recurrent infection from C. diff 0 None
2012-05-22 VEN occurs also in the insula of macaque monkeys 0 None
2012-05-22 Behavior support intervention can help reduce blood pressure in African-Americans 0 None
2012-05-22 MGH develops new technique to reconstruct the larynx after surgery for advanced cancer 0 4
2012-05-22 Data from Janssen’s SIMPONI Phase 3 study on ulcerative colitis 0 5
2012-05-22 Human cytomegalovirus associated with neovascular AMD 0 None
2012-05-22 FDA clears Teleflex’s ARROW PICC with Chloragard technology 0 None
2012-05-22 More than 16,000 patients visit NYU Langone's new CMC 0 None
2012-05-21 CHDI, Lundbeck enter collaboration to investigate targeted therapy for Huntington's disease 0 None
2012-05-21 New therapeutic options for management of melanoma brain metastases 0 5
2012-05-21 CSA Medical unveils new truFreeze Spray Cryotherapy System 0 None
2012-05-21 Massage therapy effective for knee osteoarthritis, chronic low back pain and fibromyalgia 0 None
2012-05-21 Large neurological problems could be addressed through changing Botch activity 0 None
2012-05-21 Opexa's Tovaxin for MS is now Tcelna 0 None
2012-05-21 Neurogenesis may encourage excessive weight gain and fat storage 0 None
2012-05-21 New trial on home oxygen therapy for patients with chronic heart failure 0 None
2012-05-21 TTFields therapy vs. chemotherapy in patients with recurrent glioblastoma 0 None
2012-05-21 Tuberculosis independently predicts death from lung cancer in the elderly 0 None
2012-05-21 Cook Medical adds 25 gage needle to line of FNB histology portfolio 0 None
2012-05-21 Dyspnea limits sexual activity among older patients with COPD 0 None
2012-05-21 Pantera Lux Paclitaxel Releasing Balloon highly promising for DES restenosis 0 None
2012-05-21 Cook Medical introduces drug-eluting peripheral stent to treat lesions in the SFA 0 None
2012-05-21 AltheRx reports positive Phase II results of Solabegron for OAB 0 None
2012-05-21 Growth promoting substance in human mesenchymal stem cells spurs restoration of nerves 0 None
2012-05-21 Biomarker neutralizes effect of bevacizumab in pancreas and kidney cancer patients 1 None
2012-05-21 SERVE-HF study on effect of CSA treatment for stable heart failure enrolls 1,000th participant 0 None
2012-05-21 Study shows how a drug-lead compound suppresses tumour formation 1 None
2012-05-21 Bruker launches new ultrafleXtreme MALDI TOF/TOF system 0 None
2012-05-21 Strong link between birth weight and glucose metabolism in old age 0 None
2012-05-21 HS6ST2 enzyme an important regulator of breast cancer cell-bone interactions 0 None
2012-05-21 Dieting in pregnancy can be beneficial and reduce complications 0 None
2012-05-21 Pernix Therapeutics introduces Omeclamox-Pak® for the treatment of H. pylori infection and duodenal ulcer disease 0 4
2012-05-21 Study investigates link between BMI and cardiac function in obese adolescents 0 None
2012-05-21 Nordic walking enables heart failure patients to exercise more intensely 0 None
2012-05-21 Ipsen, Active Biotech complete half of planned recruitment in tasquinimod phase III study for CRPC 0 None
2012-05-21 Cobiprostone shows promise against NSAID-induced gastric mucosal injury 0 None
2012-05-21 Primary care-based management can reduce burden of OSA 0 None
2012-05-21 RA drug effective against Entamoeba histolytica 0 None
2012-05-21 Experimental bariatric surgery can lower blood sugar levels in rats with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-21 First study to test safety of quantum dots in primates 0 None
2012-05-21 Auranofin effective against amoebas in lab and animal studies 0 None
2012-05-21 Prenatal exposure to air pollution can be serious for children with asthma 0 None
2012-05-21 Statin therapy prevents cancer and reduces death risk in heart transplant recipients 0 None
2012-05-21 Exposure to parental smoking increases risk of respiratory symptoms in children 0 None
2012-05-21 Review examines benefits and harms of LDCT screening for lung cancer 0 None
2012-05-21 Specific risk factors linked with exacerbation-prone phenotype of severe asthma 0 None
2012-05-21 Osteopenia/osteoporosis more prevalent among male patients with pulmonary disease 0 None
2012-05-21 Study identifies biomarkers that predict patients' response to certain colon cancer drugs 0 None
2012-05-21 Panobinostat able to target and destroy triple negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-05-21 Scientists show positive results with human MSCs in animal models of MS 0 None
2012-05-21 Study uncovers mechanism by which Notch pathway could contribute to RA 0 None
2012-05-21 Oxytocin increases brain activations in children and adolescents with ASD 0 None
2012-05-21 Online instructional video improves patient compliance with colonoscopy 0 None
2012-05-21 Three-drug combo harmful for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis 0 None
2012-05-21 Sleep-disordered breathing may increase risk of cancer mortality 0 None
2012-05-21 POZEN presents data from PA32540 Phase 1 gastric acid reduction study at DDW 2012 0 None
2012-05-19 Santarus to present UCERIS Phase III trial data on ulcerative colitis at DDW meeting 0 5
2012-05-19 Receptos to present scientific podium presentation about RPC1063 at DDW 2012 0 None
2012-05-19 Ceregene announces new data from CERE-120 clinical trial on Parkinson's 0 None
2012-05-19 Quest Diagnostics introduces four new tests panels for CAH 0 None
2012-05-19 LKCF, Spirit of Women’s HeartCaring to help reduce disparities in diagnosis and care 0 None
2012-05-19 Clinical data from Boston Scientific endoscopy studies to be presented at DDW 0 None
2012-05-19 New study to find best way to give blood transfusions for severely injured patients 0 None
2012-05-19 Certain types of fat associated with worse memory and overall cognitive function 0 None
2012-05-19 Data from Purdue Pharma’s Butrans clinical trials to be presented at APS annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-19 Palliative care interventions may boost overall survival of cancer patients 0 None
2012-05-19 Crownsville student receives Gordon E. Moore Award for pancreatic cancer test 0 None
2012-05-19 FDA gives patients less-expensive option, approves first generic versions of Plavix 0 None
2012-05-19 Urologic conditions contribute to major economic burden in the U.S. 0 None
2012-05-19 Final results from C3BS-CQR-1 Phase II trial on heart failure 2 None
2012-05-19 Bullying becomes hot topic in the U.S. 0 None
2012-05-19 Data from Almirall, Forest Labs’ aclidinium studies on COPD to be presented at ATS conference 0 None
2012-05-19 Positive results from CardioKinetix Parachute system study on heart failure 0 None
2012-05-19 Research roundup: Electronic health records don't seem to improve diabetes care; Beefing up adult vaccination rates 0 None
2012-05-19 ACE Foundation, CRG partner to research into neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2012-05-19 Biovest announces new data from BiovaxID Phase II mantle cell lymphoma trial 0 None
2012-05-19 Studies show vitamin D may benefit cardiovascular, skin and metabolic disorders 1 None
2012-05-19 Boston Scientific announces two-year results from PLATINUM Small Vessel study 0 None
2012-05-19 JAT accepts five scientific articles co-authored by UCSD doctoral pharmacy students 0 None
2012-05-19 Some patients mistakenly undergo bypass surgery after diagnostic angiography 0 None
2012-05-19 APS honors recipients of Clinical Centers of Excellence in Pain Management Awards 0 None
2012-05-19 Health professional training essential to reduce tobacco reliance 0 None
2012-05-19 Daiichi Sankyo, ArQule complete enrollment in tivantinib plus erlotinib Phase 3 NSCLC trial 0 None
2012-05-19 American Legion applauds U.S. Army's decision to launch review of mental health cases 1 None
2012-05-19 Large survey of genetic variation offers insights into human diseases 0 None
2012-05-19 Specialized high volume centers linked with lower rates of death and disability from aSAH 0 None
2012-05-19 BHI expresses concern over use of long-range acoustic devices 0 None
2012-05-19 AACN to honor Seattle nurse with Flame of Excellence Award 0 None
2012-05-19 Personal genetic test results does not drive overuse of expensive medical care 0 None
2012-05-19 Ocera’s Zysa receives CE Mark to treat IBS-d 0 None
2012-05-19 Masimo's RRa provides similar respiration rate accuracy as capnometry for extubated patients 0 None
2012-05-19 Mount Sinai cancer researchers to present several landmark studies at ASCO meeting 0 None
2012-05-19 New method can detect and monitor pH changes in living brains 0 None
2012-05-19 Researchers identify mechanism by which Zds1 protein regulates key function in mitosis 0 None
2012-05-19 Health Union introduces Migraine Meter mobile app 0 None
2012-05-19 UK-led technologies set to transform treatments on the NHS 0 None
2012-05-19 Rare DNA variations may be responsible for differences in susceptibility to common disorders 0 None
2012-05-19 Exercise could reduce risk of asthma symptoms or attacks 0 None
2012-05-19 Screening lung cancer tumor samples for genetic mutations can help tailor personalized treatment 0 None
2012-05-19 Sigmoid provides financial and product development update 0 None
2012-05-19 Study focuses on role of the brain and mind in chronic and complex pain disorders 0 None
2012-05-19 DCI receives FDA approval for PERTZYE NDA to treat EPI 0 None
2012-05-18 Promising updates in quest for early detection and treatments for lung cancer 0 None
2012-05-18 Ventac and GIBH announce creation of CASiGEN Pharma 0 None
2012-05-18 Cautious optimism over prevalence of PTSD 0 None
2012-05-18 Scientists map how XIAP protein activates vital component of immune defence system 0 None
2012-05-18 Two major reasons to monitor medication use in older patients with chronic pain 0 None
2012-05-18 Migraine is a neurological, not vascular, disorder 0 4.7
2012-05-18 ACO model may improve populations-based outcomes for pain management 0 None
2012-05-18 ArQule to present positive tivantinib Phase 2 clinical data for hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2012-05-18 Urocortin 2 improves cardiac output in Phase II study for acute decompensated heart failure 0 None
2012-05-18 Pharmacyclics announces clinical abstracts on ibrutinib to be presented at ASCO annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-18 Health Canada approves Osiris’ Prochymal to treat acute GvHD in children 0 None
2012-05-18 Regular eating times, extended daily fasting may prevent diabetes, obesity 0 5
2012-05-18 More than 55% of U.S. adults lose or break their sunglasses every year 0 None
2012-05-18 Medtronic announces new results from CoreValve ADVANCE Study 0 None
2012-05-18 Longer looks: Music as a means of treatment for PTSD 0 None
2012-05-18 UM School of Business Administration study aims to uncover cocaine abuse patterns 0 None
2012-05-18 MSRG researchers develop ColoREctal Wellbeing study 0 None
2012-05-18 Effectiveness of 'quorum sensing' directly depends on density of bacterial populations 0 None
2012-05-18 ScreenCell, Affymetrix partner to distribute CTC platform 0 None
2012-05-18 Janssen’s NUCYNTA ER tablets more effective in providing pain management in adults with DPN 0 None
2012-05-18 Researchers create prosthetic retina for patients with AMD 0 None
2012-05-18 Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator offers men ‘individual risk assessment’ 0 None
2012-05-18 Avraham initiates ladostigil Phase 2 trial in MCI 0 None
2012-05-18 AACN, GE Healthcare to honor DAISY Foundation with Pioneering Spirit Award 0 None
2012-05-18 Dabrafenib drug shrinks tumors in patients with melanoma brain metastases 0 None
2012-05-18 Study demonstrates impact of epilepsy on child and parent sleep patterns 0 None
2012-05-18 Simple pull-to-sit task could predict risk of ASD in infants 0 None
2012-05-18 APS announces recipients of prestigious achievement awards 0 None
2012-05-18 Patients with morbid obesity more likely to develop complications after spinal fusion surgery 0 None
2012-05-18 Researchers identify novel base modification in RNA 0 None
2012-05-18 One type of open heart surgery is likely safer than the other for CKD patients 0 None
2012-05-18 Patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer benefit from accelerated MVAC 0 5
2012-05-18 Zebrafish can modify their behaviour in response to varying situations 0 None
2012-05-18 Renal denervation can effectively reduce blood pressure in CKD patients with hypertension 0 4
2012-05-18 RAL proteins linked with aggressive cancer characteristics in human tumors 0 None
2012-05-18 Imedex, Mechanisms in Medicine and Cornerstones launch new YouTube ‘You and IBD’ 0 None
2012-05-18 Additional data from Tokai’s galeterone Phase 1 study on CRPC 0 None
2012-05-18 Pharmos completes levotofisopam phase 2a trial on hyperuricemia, gout 0 None
2012-05-18 Boston Scientific launches Epic Vascular Self-Expanding Stent System 0 None
2012-05-18 Medgenics’ EPODURE receives FDA clearance to proceed into clinical trials 0 5
2012-05-18 Mylan receives final FDA approval for Clopidogrel Tablets ANDA 0 None
2012-05-18 Spectrum initiates ZEVALIN and MGd Phase 2 combination study in NHL 0 None
2012-05-18 Covidien launches new HALO ablation catheter to treat Barrett's esophagus 0 None
2012-05-18 Kudzu root components may treat alcoholism and curb binge drinking 0 None
2012-05-18 Multiple companies receive FDA approval to sell generic Plavix 0 None
2012-05-17 Generic versions of Lipitor to hit pharmacy shelves 0 None
2012-05-17 Scientists investigate how ApoE4 gene contributes to Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2012-05-17 Age alone is not a contraindication to surgical fixation of C2 fractures 0 None
2012-05-17 Insight into why diabetics suffer from increased pain and temperature sensitivity 0 None
2012-05-17 Lenalidomide following stem cell transplant can halt progression of blood cancer 0 None
2012-05-17 Cardiac ischemia plays an important role in adenovector gene transfection in mammalian hearts 0 None
2012-05-17 Sensory substitution device enables blind persons to actually 'read' an eye chart 0 None
2012-05-17 Damage to brain white matter connections may be the cause of Phineas Gage's behavioral changes 0 4
2012-05-17 Paper-based diabetes device can be adapted for other applications 0 None
2012-05-17 MedWorks and its partners to offer two days of free cancer screenings 0 None
2012-05-17 For a family of 4, health care costs can top $20,000 0 None
2012-05-17 CHOP researcher leads trial of ALK inhibitor in neuroblastoma, lymphoma 0 None
2012-05-17 Study reveals pathway that may help slow development of multiple myeloma 0 5
2012-05-17 Fitness fanatic dad becomes research pioneer after kidney disease diagnosis 0 None
2012-05-17 Scientists, students share latest innovations in mental health at 13th Annual Research Half Day 0 None
2012-05-17 First trial to investigate new drug combination for NSCLC 0 None
2012-05-17 Early skin cancer detection with digital dermoscopy 0 None
2012-05-17 PCSO-524 omega-3 complex may provide benefits for joint mobility and pain 0 None
2012-05-17 Marathon runners less likely to die during or soon after the race 0 None
2012-05-17 Self-harm study of Miss. youth finds highest rate in African-American males 0 None
2012-05-17 High-throughput sequencing can detect early signs of leukemia relapse 0 None
2012-05-17 Smartphones can improve QOL for people with poor vision 0 None
2012-05-17 Head impacts may worsen contact sport athletes’ ability to acquire new information 0 None
2012-05-17 DSM needs radical change from current ‘field guide’ form 0 None
2012-05-17 WHO releases World Health Statistics 2012 with first-time data on blood pressure, diabetes 0 None
2012-05-17 ACE2 molecule now protects major organs in diabetic patients 0 None
2012-05-17 Updated results from Amgen’s blinatumomab Phase 2 study on ALL 0 None
2012-05-17 Ibrutinib shows promise against CLL in the elderly 0 None
2012-05-17 Specific organometallic substances offer new hope for treatment against tapeworm infection 0 None
2012-05-17 Nine fine-grained patterns of Internet usage may indicate depression 0 None
2012-05-17 Illinois Back Institute offers non-surgical treatment for lower back pain 1 2.2
2012-05-17 Data from Jennerex JX-594 clinical trials on cancer to be presented at ASCO annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-17 TJU researchers to investigate Cu-64 imaging agent for prostate cancer 0 None
2012-05-17 Radiation oncology researchers revise glioblastoma classification system 0 None
2012-05-17 Athletes can tolerate higher level of pain than normally active people 0 None
2012-05-17 PPCI treatment on the rise among Stent for Life Initiative participants 0 None
2012-05-17 Chinese sFDA approves Baxter's ADVATE to treat hemophilia A 0 None
2012-05-17 Dako, VARI partner to license, manufacture and distribute cancer diagnostics 0 None
2012-05-17 Early drug and alcohol use associated with lower levels of educational attainment 0 None
2012-05-17 Combination of daclizumab and vaccine improves survival of breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-05-17 Stroke survivors from King County to share their stories during EMS Week 0 None
2012-05-17 Dialysis patients can benefit from talking control support therapy 0 None
2012-05-17 May issue of NeuroPerspective assesses field of stroke therapeutics 0 None
2012-05-17 Lecture discusses how negative emotions fuel cancer formation and metastasis 0 None
2012-05-17 Results from Boehringer Ingelheim’s LUX-Lung 3 Phase III trial on stage IIIB or IV NSCLC 0 None
2012-05-16 NeuroSigma Subsidiary sees potential for Thin-Film Nitinol in next-generation flow-diverting stents for treating intracranial aneurysms 0 None
2012-05-16 Most depressed patients must make multiple attempts before finding an effective antidepressant 0 None
2012-05-16 PN kidney cancer surgery not being used for older, sicker and poorer uninsured patients 0 None
2012-05-16 Molecular biomarkers in the lungs may be an additional predictive technique for cancer screening 0 None
2012-05-16 New insight into treatment patterns for people with stage two and three rectal cancer 0 None
2012-05-16 Some hand function restored in quadriplegic patient with spinal cord injury 0 None
2012-05-16 Better understanding of new T-size descriptors on adjuvant chemotherapy effect needed 0 None
2012-05-16 Quasi-experimental data supports argument that air pollution may be a global risk factor for CVD 0 None
2012-05-16 Dangerous, complex migraines linked to high risk for stroke 8 4.7
2012-05-16 Colonic tissue may help predict Parkinson's disease 0 None
2012-05-16 Ultrasensitive biosensor may open up new opportunities for early detection of cancer 0 None
2012-05-16 CINJ prefers more personalized approach to prescribing cancer treatment 0 None
2012-05-16 Delayed loss of nerve cells in the brain linked to symptoms of depression following stroke 0 None
2012-05-16 World health statistics 2012 report puts spotlight on growing problem of NCD burden 0 None
2012-05-16 New hormone link between obesity and type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-16 New clues in the pathogenesis of skull and skin birth defects associated with BSS 0 None
2012-05-16 VATS plays a valuable role in lung cancer screening program 0 None
2012-05-16 Specific populations of tumor cells have different roles 0 None
2012-05-16 Researchers map processes that power health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids 0 None
2012-05-16 Reuters examines use of statistics in public health ahead of WHO report 0 None
2012-05-16 Scientists identify and prioritize genes associated with schizophrenia 0 None
2012-05-16 Reducing off-label antipsychotic use may generate savings with little impact on patient care 0 None
2012-05-16 Age-adjusted melanoma on the rise 0 None
2012-05-16 Comcast, UnitedHealth Group completes enrollment in VOD study for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-16 Genetic factor for good memory may increase risk of PTSD in war victims 0 None
2012-05-16 Diabetes may affect 53.1M Americans by 2025: Study 0 None
2012-05-16 AAD reiterates safety and effectiveness of sunscreens against UV radiation 0 None
2012-05-16 CINJ experts to offer nutrition and cancer prevention tips on Memorial Day weekend 0 None
2012-05-16 HHS announcing finalized Alzheimer's plan 0 None
2012-05-16 Viewpoints: Calif. health, welfare programs struggle under budget cuts; Protecting children from diabetes threat 0 None
2012-05-16 Nerve transfer procedure helps patients recover movement in hands and extremities 0 None
2012-05-16 Healthy lifestyle choices may reduce risk of stroke 0 None
2012-05-16 Biomarker test can accurately detect early arthritis symptoms 0 None
2012-05-16 Avita commences enrollment in ReCell study for hypertrophic dyspigmented scars 1 None
2012-05-16 Palpitations, hypertension strongest risk factors for AF 0 None
2012-05-16 Modest alcohol consumption linked with less evidence of steatohepatitis 0 None
2012-05-16 Intriguing links between Snf2l gene and brain developmental disorders 0 None
2012-05-16 EvergreenHealth announces recipients of 2012 Nursing Excellence awards 0 None
2012-05-16 Partnership for Patients initiative participants launch sprint program to prevent pressure ulcers 0 None
2012-05-16 Two new mouse models can help treat food allergies 0 None
2012-05-16 Pfizer fails to meet primary endpoint in TORISEL Phase 3 study for advanced RCC 0 None
2012-05-16 First study to compare complication rates after RAPN and LPN 0 None
2012-05-16 Two specific gene variants speed progression of Parkinson's disease 0 None
2012-05-16 Positive results from Boston Scientific's Lotus Aortic Valve System trial 0 None
2012-05-16 Galectin Therapeutics commences Phase 1/2 trial of new treatment combination for advanced MM 0 4
2012-05-16 Exendin-4 drug effectively suppresses craving for food 0 None
2012-05-16 Link between dietary supplements and increased risk of cancer 0 None
2012-05-16 Juventas begins enrollment in JVS-100 Phase IIa study for Rutherford Class 4 or 5 CLI 0 None
2012-05-16 BiO2 Medical receives CE Mark approval for Angel Catheter to prevent PE 0 None
2012-05-16 Novelos completes I-131-CLR1404 Phase 1b trial on advanced solid tumors 0 None
2012-05-15 Svelte completes enrollment in DIRECT drug-eluting stent study 0 None
2012-05-15 Asymptomatic patients can benefit from ExE after coronary revascularization 0 None
2012-05-15 Cyclophosphamide drug makes the bone marrow more tumor-friendly 0 None
2012-05-15 Harvard cardiologist receives Cedars-Sinai’s Corday Prize in Heart Research 0 None
2012-05-15 Study demonstrates long-term effectiveness of classroom-based drug prevention program 0 None
2012-05-15 New Liquid ready-to-use Tumour Marker Control available now from Randox 0 None
2012-05-15 Many men do not protect their skin from sun exposure 0 None
2012-05-15 Health care system should provide proactive interventions to prevent depression 0 None
2012-05-15 First study to track movement of individuals with dementia until death 0 None
2012-05-15 Persistent Systems, TGen collaborate on Bio4D software program 0 5
2012-05-15 Significant breakthrough in understanding the cause of bile duct cancer 0 None
2012-05-15 Human embryonic stem cells can be used to grow bone tissue grafts 0 None
2012-05-15 Study identifies biomarkers that can predict recurrence of prostate cancer 0 None
2012-05-15 Genetic test can accurately predict spread of eye cancer 0 None
2012-05-15 Ono, Scil Proteins partner to discover and develop new Affilin therapeutics 0 None
2012-05-15 Contrast-enhanced ultrasound effective method for abdominal aortic aneurysms 0 None
2012-05-15 Scientists discover curious twist in chalcone-isomerase 0 None
2012-05-15 Water could change the way we eat: Study 0 None
2012-05-15 Using storytelling to combat Alzheimer's; Health coverage changes prompt aging, disabled care concerns 0 None
2012-05-15 Many young adults not aware of tanning bed dangers 0 None
2012-05-15 CHDI, KineMed partner to investigate turnover rates of huntingtin protein 0 None
2012-05-15 Narrower CRAE may increase risk of CVD among African Americans with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-15 CooperVision to launch Proclear 1 day multifocal lenses 0 3.6
2012-05-15 Cubist announces results from CB-5945 Phase 2 studies on chronic non-cancer pain, OIC 0 None
2012-05-15 Five new capabilities added to Aetna Rx Check Program 0 None
2012-05-15 Researchers identify new biomarker and therapeutic target for pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-05-15 Latest statistics: Cancer deaths in 50-59 year olds have dropped to 14,000 0 None
2012-05-15 Biogen Idec announces availability of two new AVONEX dosing innovations for MS 0 None
2012-05-15 Pearl Therapeutics to present PT003 Phase 2b study on COPD at ATS meeting 0 None
2012-05-15 Celleration initiates enrollment in MIST Therapy study for VLU 0 None
2012-05-15 Smoked cannabis may be an effective treatment for spasticity 0 None
2012-05-15 Latest research on caring for ischemic stroke patients 0 None
2012-05-15 BioAlliance Pharma commences Livatag phase III trial in hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2012-05-15 Cockroaches can trigger allergy and asthma attacks 0 None
2012-05-15 Lilly to present oncology data from more than 25 studies at ASCO annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-15 Fibrocell submits azficel-T Phase II study protocol with FDA to treat restrictive burn scars 0 None
2012-05-15 Study identifies how skeletal muscle stem cells respond to muscle injury 0 5
2012-05-15 MicroRNA-3151 a new independent prognostic marker for acute leukemia 0 None
2012-05-14 Acupuncture may improve dyspnea in COPD patients 0 None
2012-05-14 Feeding tubes may make sores more likely to develop in dementia patients 0 None
2012-05-14 First U.S. outpatient trial of UVA-developed artificial pancreas 0 None
2012-05-14 FDA clears Bioness smaller leg cuff for use with L300 Foot Drop System 0 None
2012-05-14 Groundbreaking biohybrid device to control acute inflammation to prevent sepsis 0 5
2012-05-14 Boston Scientific launches Innova Self-Expanding Bare-Metal Stent System in Europe 0 None
2012-05-14 FDA clears MAQUET's new MEGA larger volume intra-aortic balloon catheters 0 None
2012-05-14 Important role played by nurse helplines 0 None
2012-05-14 Biovest plans to file BiovaxID MAA with EMA for treatment of follicular NHL 0 None
2012-05-14 mTOR protein plays a key role in development of diabetes 0 4
2012-05-14 ReCor completes enrollment in PARADISE system clinical study for 'resistant' hypertension 0 None
2012-05-14 Toshiba’s Aquilion ONE CT system improves detection of acute stroke 0 None
2012-05-14 Phase II trial to examine effects of resveratrol on individuals with mild to moderate dementia 0 None
2012-05-14 HealthFitness praises IOM for in-depth report on obesity in the U.S. 0 None
2012-05-14 Analysis stresses importance of multidisciplinary approach to cancer in the elderly 0 None
2012-05-14 Five-point checklist to protect eyes from sun’s harmful rays 0 None
2012-05-14 Duke team, AHA to kick-off Regional Systems of Care Demonstration Project 0 None
2012-05-14 Medication nonadherence linked to unnecessary cardiovascular hospitalizations in older patients 0 None
2012-05-14 Tips for a cool and injury-free summer 0 None
2012-05-14 European cancer experts report progress with promising new radiosurgical techniques 0 None
2012-05-14 Tips to help allergy sufferers survive the winds of spring and summer 0 None
2012-05-14 Top-line data from S.L.A. Pharma’s Nalcol Phase 2 study on OIC 0 None
2012-05-14 New clinical trial to evaluate effectiveness of ABMT for PTSD 0 None
2012-05-14 Automated external defibrillators rarely close to locations of public cardiac arrests 0 None
2012-05-14 Workout routine tips from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/CUMC 0 None
2012-05-14 Study reveals variability in physician intentions and recommendations on HPV vaccination 0 None
2012-05-14 Safety tips to prevent heat-related illness 0 None
2012-05-14 DIBH can spare hearts and lungs of breast cancer patients from radiation 0 None
2012-05-14 Majority of UK adults believe that children should not be exposed to tobacco marketing 0 None
2012-05-14 Kidney transplants more frequent among NxStage home hemodialysis patients 0 None
2012-05-14 Lenalidomide delays progression of multiple myeloma after stem cell transplant 0 None
2012-05-14 Sports injury prevention tips from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/CUMC 0 None
2012-05-14 Differences in regional readmission rates for heart failure tied to socioeconomics, availability of care 0 None
2012-05-14 Chronic asthma sufferers may have new hope for relief due to two BWH research studies 0 None
2012-05-14 New EMR tool helps reduce unnecessary abdominal CT scan use among ER patients 0 None
2012-05-14 Regenerating sensory hair cells could help treat hearing loss 0 None
2012-05-14 Beta blockers do not reduce risk of colorectal cancer 0 None
2012-05-14 Guidelines to help protect teens from harmful effects of sun 0 None
2012-05-14 Researchers uncover new way to stimulate activity of immune cell opiate receptors 1 None
2012-05-14 CRT-D cost-effective treatment for mildly symptomatic heart failure patients 0 None
2012-05-14 Lung cancer molecular subtypes correlate with genetic alterations, patient's response to therapy 0 None
2012-05-14 Findings reveal racial disparities in pre-hospital care for cardiac arrest 0 None
2012-05-14 Novel heart monitoring device helps ER patients avoid unnecessary follow-up care 0 None
2012-05-14 Even mild head injuries can cause abnormalities in brain function 0 None
2012-05-14 Women more likely to suffer PTSD after being discharged from ICU 0 None
2012-05-14 New system may help restore vision in eye diseases 0 None
2012-05-11 Mild head injuries can cause structural disruption of axons in the brain 1 5
2012-05-11 NBHA commends FDA for continuing investigation of bisphosphonate treatment for osteoporosis 0 None
2012-05-11 Study describes new compounds that inhibit PRMT1 enzyme 0 None
2012-05-11 New insights into how body's innate immunity is triggered to create effective immune response 0 None
2012-05-11 'Packing problem' could have a solution for cancer treatment 0 None
2012-05-11 FDA advisory committee supports lorcaserin for weight management 0 None
2012-05-11 FDA warns about 'liberation therapy' for multiple sclerosis 1 None
2012-05-11 BioTrends tracks uptake of Yervoy and Zelboraf for advanced melanoma 0 5
2012-05-11 Threshold for when to choose surgery over medical therapy for recurrent acute rhinosinusitis 0 None
2012-05-11 Less invasive procedure for heart disease 0 None
2012-05-11 Mylan introduces Atorvastatin Calcium in France, Belgium, UK, Ireland and the Netherlands 0 None
2012-05-11 Positive results from Cytochroma CTAP101 Phase 2b clinical trial for CKD 0 None
2012-05-11 Study supports catheter ablation as first-line treatment for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation 0 None
2012-05-11 CTI receives EU conditional marketing authorization for Pixuvri to treat non-Hodgkin B-cell lymphomas 0 None
2012-05-11 New discovery platform for antigen-specific monoclonal antibodies 0 None
2012-05-11 BIOTRONIK launches new Reocor external pacemaker 0 None
2012-05-11 Dyax introduces free Attack Tracker smartphone application for hereditary angioedema patients 0 None
2012-05-11 Arno AR-42 for neurofibromatosis type 2 receives EMA orphan-drug designation 0 None
2012-05-11 Rule change has consequences for dialysis patients 0 None
2012-05-11 Lot of fat and few carbohydrates could have better effect on blood sugar levels, lipids in diabetics 0 None
2012-05-11 Discrepancies between recommendations and implementation for management of cardiovascular risk factors 0 None
2012-05-11 Two types of stent systems are both effective in treating iliac artery disease 0 None
2012-05-11 Physically active video games can complement traditional exercise 0 None
2012-05-11 New combination therapy offers potential lifetime cure for advanced type 1 diabetes 0 5
2012-05-11 Cedars-Sinai’s first patient implanted with SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart 0 None
2012-05-11 PET imaging for sudden cardiac arrest can identify candidates for ICDs 0 None
2012-05-11 Top-line results from Takeda vedolizumab phase 3 trial on Crohn's disease 0 None
2012-05-11 African-Americans with scleroderma have more antibodies linked to severe complications 0 None
2012-05-11 Excess brain activity contributes to amnestic mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2012-05-11 NCSU scientists use light-activated molecules to turn gene expression on and off 0 None
2012-05-11 Final results from Alnylam’s ALN-TTR01 Phase I trial on TTR-mediated amyloidosis 0 None
2012-05-11 Researchers identify over 2500 mRNA along dendrites and axons 0 None
2012-05-11 Interim results from Seattle Genetics’ ADCETRIS phase II trial on CTCL 0 None
2012-05-11 Viewpoints: Can Medicare taxes really fund student loans?; Daschle on diabetes and kids 0 None
2012-05-11 Administering vitamin K2 could possibly help patients with Parkinson's 0 None
2012-05-11 EC approves CTI’s Pixuvri to treat multiply relapsed or refractory aggressive NHL 0 None
2012-05-11 Ixmyelocel-T shows promise against progressive heart failure 0 None
2012-05-11 Patients with mitral regurgitation live longer after surgery 0 None
2012-05-11 NEJM publishes results from Celgene’s REVLIMID phase III studies on MM 0 None
2012-05-11 Maternal gluten sensitivity may increase risk of schizophrenia in children 0 None
2012-05-11 Rituximab does not appear to benefit children with INS 0 None
2012-05-11 ICD therapy significantly reduces mortality in patients with moderate heart failure 0 None
2012-05-11 Researchers discover protein that regulates activation of brown fat 0 None
2012-05-11 EO2 Concepts added to Marathon Medical's FSS contract 0 None
2012-05-11 Combination of Chartis system and Zephyr EBV treatment effective in treating emphysema 0 None
2012-05-11 German and Portuguese hospital first to use iCAD’s Xoft system in Europe 0 None
2012-05-11 Preclinical evidence demonstrates link between psoriasis and cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-05-11 Review finds 74% decline in annual ICU admissions for asthma 0 None
2012-05-11 Inflammation might be an important factor in the progression from reflux to esophageal cancer 0 None
2012-05-11 Eisai, Arena announce expansion of lorcaserin marketing and supply agreement 0 None
2012-05-11 Longer looks: More 20-30 somethings are taking care of elderly, dissecting solutions to obesity problem 0 None
2012-05-11 Young adults increase their risk of skin cancer with sunburns 0 None
2012-05-11 Cardionovum to introduce two DEB dilatation catheter product families 0 None
2012-05-11 MAGI genes play a role in psychiatric disease 0 None
2012-05-11 Glial cells pass on metabolites to neurons 0 None
2012-05-11 Biosense Webster introduces new curve visualization technology in the U.S. 0 None
2012-05-11 Social jetlag can contribute to development of obesity 0 None
2012-05-11 Sorin launches full portfolio of pacing, defibrillation and left ventricular leads 0 None
2012-05-11 Study: C5ORF42 gene contributes to Joubert Syndrome 0 None
2012-05-11 Onconova advances rigosertib into new Phase II study for refractory MDS 0 None
2012-05-11 BIOTRONIK receives FDA approval for new Lumax 740 ICDs and CRT devices 0 None
2012-05-10 A Better Method for Diagnosing Kidney Disease 0 5
2012-05-10 Prototype device would help obese patients breathe during medical procedures 0 None
2012-05-10 ACS editorial calls for systematic approach to increase cancer screening participation 0 None
2012-05-10 New University of Florida research center to focus on rare genetic illness 0 None
2012-05-10 Researchers identify cellular mechanism associated with tinnitus 1 None
2012-05-10 Obesity report proposes sweeping changes in schools, communities, workplaces 0 None
2012-05-10 Misdiagnosis of MS more common than previously thought 0 4
2012-05-10 New report provides detailed criteria for rational and timely use of cardiac catheterization 0 None
2012-05-10 African Americans have more severe complications from scleroderma 0 None
2012-05-10 BBI from soybeans shows promise against cancer 0 None
2012-05-10 Study describes new family of six genes that control mitochondrial transport in neurons 0 None
2012-05-10 Treatable infections responsible for nearly 2M cases of cancer globally each year, study suggests 0 None
2012-05-10 Hygieia’s DIGS automatically adjusts insulin dosage in patients with diabetes 0 None
2012-05-10 Newly diagnosed schizophrenia patients continue to use oral Abilify as first-line therapy 0 5
2012-05-10 TryMunity social network for survivors of TBI 0 None
2012-05-10 Sunovion announces results from LATUDA open-label study for schizophrenia 0 None
2012-05-10 Study identifies five factors that promote positive body image in women 0 None
2012-05-10 Study compares three new methods to study disorders of consciousness 0 None
2012-05-10 UAB’s First Episode Schizophrenia Clinic rapidly treats patients with new diagnosis 0 4
2012-05-10 Hot sauce ingredient could play a role in future of weight loss 1 None
2012-05-10 Arthritis management tips from NYU Langone 0 None
2012-05-10 Medical counseling may help AMI patients to recapture their sex lives 0 None
2012-05-10 EU and U.S. regulatory authorities accept Biogen Idec’s BG-12 NDA for review 0 None
2012-05-10 Lenalidomide improves overall survival for patients with multiple myeloma 0 None
2012-05-10 U.S. spends $190.2 billion annually for adult obesity treatment 0 None
2012-05-10 Treatment with IL-12 triggers T cell exhaustion in cancer patients 0 None
2012-05-10 ACOEM honors JNJ with 2012 Corporate Health Achievement Award 0 None
2012-05-10 Discovery Labs reports data from SURFAXIN preclinical study on RDS 0 None
2012-05-10 Scientists develop new method to directly identify miRNA targets in cells 0 None
2012-05-10 NCKU student receives Graduate/Postdoctoral Travel Award from ASBMB 0 None
2012-05-10 Article evaluates benefits and costs of screening programs for prevention of SCD 0 None
2012-05-10 Chronic exposure to cocaine drives structural changes in the brain 0 None
2012-05-10 FDA AAC recommends approval of Pfizer’s tofacitinib for RA 0 3
2012-05-10 New non-embryonic stem cell treatment for cancer and leukaemia 0 None
2012-05-10 BP sunscreens may increase risk of endometriosis in women 0 None
2012-05-10 Resverlogix completes RVX-208 Phase 2b trial on CVD 0 None
2012-05-10 Janssen submits XARELTO sNDA with FDA to reduce risk of stent thrombosis in ACS patients 0 None
2012-05-10 FDA approves St. Jude Medical’s Ellipse ICD 0 None
2012-05-09 Addiction on the rise in Europe 0 None
2012-05-09 Combination of Pressure Right device and antiemetics effective in reducing PONV 0 None
2012-05-09 Truvada deemed safe & effective in HIV infection risk reduction 0 None
2012-05-09 Human Gene Therapy highlights new advances in human retinal disease 0 1.7
2012-05-09 Provectus announces final data from PV-10 Phase 2 trial on metastatic melanoma 0 None
2012-05-09 Probiotics may reduce the risk of antibiotic associated diarrhoea 0 None
2012-05-09 C3BS’s C-Cath Injection Catheter receives CE Marking 0 None
2012-05-09 One in six cancer cases worldwide related to preventable or curable infections 0 None
2012-05-09 CKD-EPI equation may provide more accurate risk prediction of death, ESRD 0 None
2012-05-09 Botanical formula inhibits breast to lung cancer metastasis in mice 0 None
2012-05-09 Grade 12 researcher wins top honors at 2012 Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada 0 None
2012-05-09 Sildenafil may improve cardiac function in children, young adults with single ventricle defects 0 4.5
2012-05-09 Report notes rise in obesity slowing, but still huge health, cost problem 0 None
2012-05-09 Study shows effects of psychotropic drug treatment on brain morphology 0 None
2012-05-09 Highlights of orthopaedic research studies in JBJS 0 None
2012-05-09 UMD researchers design molecular container that can increase solubility of drugs 0 None
2012-05-09 Researchers develop potent new drug that can kill tumor cells 0 None
2012-05-09 Non-drug therapy with NeuroStar TMS improves depression symptoms and QOL 0 None
2012-05-09 Current anticoagulant therapy to prevent stroke might not be sufficient for older women with AF 0 None
2012-05-09 AARDA's Autoimmune Walk campaign surpasses first $20,000 fundraising milestone 0 None
2012-05-09 New clue to predicting pre-eclampsia, the most common and severe pregnancy-related disease 0 None
2012-05-09 Higher levels of income inequality in the U.S. lead to more deaths 0 None
2012-05-09 Rutin may inhibit formation of blood clots 0 None
2012-05-09 Regulatory T cell diversity provides cumulative protective effect against RA 0 None
2012-05-09 U of A marks National Nursing Week with launch of online palliative care toolkit 0 None
2012-05-09 Antidepressives reduce risk of suicides in schizophrenic patients 0 None
2012-05-09 Medtronic’s Valiant Captivia Stent Graft now available in seven countries 0 None
2012-05-09 Overweight girls with body satisfaction less likely to gain unhealthy weight 0 None
2012-05-09 Younger athletes and females take longer to recover from concussions 0 None
2012-05-09 Two studies suggest long-term value of Deplin in treating MDD 0 5
2012-05-09 Domain Surgical's FMwand successfully used in 100 cases 0 None
2012-05-09 Strategies for heart repair to be addressed at UH lecture 0 None
2012-05-09 Sorin launches FDA-approved PARADYM RF family of ICDs and CRT-D devices 0 None
2012-05-09 Sonus introduces PSA initiative to inform individuals of link between hearing loss and diabetes 0 None
2012-05-09 Study shows how adolescent cannabis use can cause schizophrenia 0 None
2012-05-09 Researchers discover location and effect of abnormal heart proteins 0 None
2012-05-09 Study to analyze effectiveness of weight-loss program on participants with Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-09 eTNS therapy can impact symptoms in pharmacoresistant major depression 0 None
2012-05-09 Basser Research Center to focus on treatment and prevention of inherited cancers 0 None
2012-05-09 Stereotaxis launches V-Sono module for Vdrive Remote Navigation System 0 None
2012-05-09 UVA achieves two important milestones in VISIUS Surgical Theatre 0 None
2012-05-09 Obese women more likely to have children with lower cognitive function 0 None
2012-05-09 iBio receives U.S. patent for iBioModulator platform 0 None
2012-05-08 Psychopaths’ brains differ from healthy non-offenders: Study confirms 1 None
2012-05-08 Caring for carers 0 None
2012-05-08 New measurement tool for clinical trials to help children with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease 0 None
2012-05-08 Pfizer seeks FDA support for its new anti-rheumatoid arthritis pill 0 None
2012-05-08 Bioactive formulation for optimal eye health 0 None
2012-05-08 'Good' cholesterol may not protect against coronary heart disease 0 None
2012-05-08 Research grants on facioscapulohumeral dystrophy prove useful as genetic basis is found 0 None
2012-05-08 Bayer Yakuhin, Santen enter co-promotion agreement for EYLEA Injection in Japan 0 None
2012-05-08 Advaxis commences enrollment in ADXS-HPV Phase 1/2 study for head and neck cancer 0 None
2012-05-08 Covidien to unveil new OneShot renal denervation system at EuroPCR congress 0 None
2012-05-08 FDA approves St. Jude Medical's Assura family of implantable defibrillators 0 None
2012-05-08 U.S. healthcare system could be burdened with 32 million more obese people within two decades 0 None
2012-05-08 Amakem presents key preclinical data on AMA0076 at ARVO meeting 0 None
2012-05-08 LAA occlusion effectively reduces risk of stroke in patients with A-fib 0 None
2012-05-08 TV viewing linked to unhealthy eating habits in U.S. adolescents 0 None
2012-05-08 Mothers of overweight toddlers less likely to accurately perceive their child's body size 0 None
2012-05-08 Metformin blocks uveitis in laboratory rats 0 None
2012-05-08 Repeating trinucleotide a strong predictor of Fuchs' dystrophy 0 None
2012-05-08 New analysis on why some soldiers never seek PTSD care 0 None
2012-05-08 MD Anderson dermatologists applaud upcoming FDA changes to sunscreen labels 0 None
2012-05-08 Scientists make important discovery about internal programming of B cells 0 None
2012-05-08 Survey: Many people do not know how to spot skin cancer 0 None
2012-05-08 Long-term exposure to roadways linked with increased risk of death in patients with heart attack 0 None
2012-05-08 Research reveals possible strategy to reverse fibrosis in liver and other organs 0 4.8
2012-05-08 Viewpoints: Diabetes, future health ills & the GOP; Debate on FDA OTC plan; Sen. Brown's daughter's health insurance 0 None
2012-05-08 Rare form of dementia eats away at personality and language 0 4
2012-05-08 Breast cancer in men rarer but more deadly than in women 0 None
2012-05-08 Soon a single therapy for range of brain diseases like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s 0 5
2012-05-08 Many unaware that persistent cough could be a warning for lung cancer 0 None
2012-05-08 Pancreatic cancer could be better managed at specialized surgical centres 0 None
2012-05-08 New information about biological outcomes and commuting distance 0 None
2012-05-08 Stereotaxis to highlight results from Epoch clinical study at HRS annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-08 Campaign announces search for Arizona teens to participate in Addicteen 0 None
2012-05-08 CardioFocus’ HeartLight EAS to be highlighted at Heart Rhythm 2012 0 None
2012-05-08 FRAX version 3.6 now available for 45 countries, in 19 languages 0 None
2012-05-08 North Suburban Medical Center's Northeast ER opens today 0 None
2012-05-08 DBS may offer hope for patients with mild Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-05-08 T2M cells play a crucial role in treatment-resistant asthma 0 None
2012-05-08 Researchers discover CD19 pathway that leads to lymphoma 0 None
2012-05-08 Declining biodiversity may contribute to rise in asthma, allergies 0 None
2012-05-08 New data from Acucela’s ACU-4429 Phase 2a trial on advanced dry AMD/geographic atrophy 1 None
2012-05-08 Zinc oxide could increase risk of skin cancer 0 None
2012-05-08 Otsuka announces results from aripiprazole Phase 3 trial on schizophrenia 0 None
2012-05-08 Specific proteins can help identify patients with IBS 0 None
2012-05-07 Health Canada announces labelling update for Cipralex 0 None
2012-05-07 New instrument to measure Facebook addiction 1 None
2012-05-07 Intellect Neurosciences announces two new programs in Alzheimer's disease development pipeline 0 None
2012-05-07 Impairment of daily rhythms has multiple adverse effects on human health 0 None
2012-05-07 Positive long-term outcome data for chronic ITP patients treated with rituxamab 0 None
2012-05-07 Vertex reports interim data from VX-809 and KALYDECO combination Phase 2 study for cystic fibrosis 0 None
2012-05-07 TOKU-E introduces faster dissolving dust-free grade Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate 0 None
2012-05-07 CardioKinetix Parachute Ventricular Partitioning Device trial data presented at 2012 EuroPCR 0 None
2012-05-07 Positive results from PROLOR Biotech's hGH-CTP Phase II trial for growth hormone deficiency 0 None
2012-05-07 Galleon GAL-021 safe and well-tolerated in Phase I respiratory depression clinical study 0 None
2012-05-07 Data from Idera IMO-8400 preclinical studies for SLE and psoriasis presented at AAI meeting 0 None
2012-05-07 Positive results from Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma's LATUDA trials for bipolar I depression 0 None
2012-05-07 KYTHERA ATX-101-10-16 trial for submental fat meets primary endpoints 0 None
2012-05-07 Screening for diabetic retinopathy once every two years maybe safe, cost-effective 0 None
2012-05-07 New process cells use to produce proteins in low-oxygen environments 0 5
2012-05-07 Researchers discover how diabetes affects specific brain area leading to memory loss 0 5
2012-05-07 No functional difference in effects of Lucentis and Avastin on preventing vision loss 0 None
2012-05-07 Automated way to record electrical activity inside neurons in the living brain 0 None
2012-05-07 Brain networks may avoid traffic jams by communicating on different frequencies 0 None
2012-05-07 Cordoning off of lipids of the liver helps manage insulin resistance in the body 0 None
2012-05-07 Eye color linked to high-risk for skin conditions 0 None
2012-05-07 Researchers make white fat take on characteristics of brown fat 0 None
2012-05-07 Oral nutriceutical restores vision to otherwise hopeless patients facing permanent loss 0 None
2012-05-07 New study on curcumin for advanced bowel cancer 0 None
2012-05-07 Accentia, Johns Hopkins co-host meeting with prospective clinical trial investigators at AAN meeting 0 None
2012-05-05 AHA recognizes HHS’ Charla de Lupus program with HAVE 0 None
2012-05-05 Radiofrequency ablation during breast cancer surgery can provide effective alternative to XRT 1 None
2012-05-05 For U.S., preventable health conditions a gathering storm 0 None
2012-05-05 Human stem cells effective in treating muscular dystrophy 0 4
2012-05-05 New system measures strength of communication between muscle cells and motor neurons 0 None
2012-05-05 Researchers identify new mechanism that causes choroidal neovascularization 0 None
2012-05-05 iCAD, Breastlink announce agreement to offer Xoft brachytherapy system 0 None
2012-05-05 Clinical data from Anacor’s tavaborole and AN2728 study to be presented at upcoming meetings 0 None
2012-05-05 PDE4 enzyme regulates division of tumour cells and blood vessel growth in cancer tissue 0 None
2012-05-05 Sound Interventions completes ultrasound clinical trial on resistant hypertension 0 None
2012-05-05 Ocular Therapeutix initiates travoprost-loaded punctum plug trial in glaucoma 0 None
2012-05-05 LRI applauds ACR colleagues for new lupus nephritis guidelines 0 None
2012-05-05 CINJ nurses develop new teaching method to improve patient safety 0 None
2012-05-05 Dilp8 provides an important signal to slow body growth and delay insect development 0 None
2012-05-05 MicroRNAs in breast cancer play a role in development of resistance to tamoxifen 0 None
2012-05-05 Low levels of testosterone in men could increase risk of diabetes 0 None
2012-05-05 Pfizer terminates Lyrica Phase 3 trial on neuropathic pain associated with HIV neuropathy 0 None
2012-05-05 New research about why people forego colorectal cancer screening 0 None
2012-05-05 Load-bearing sports may protect young men from osteoporosis 0 None
2012-05-05 Isis commences ISIS-APOCIIIRx Phase 2 study in hypertriglyceridemia 0 None
2012-05-05 Research roundup: Chronic disease interventions could save states money; Drilling into childhood cancer disparities; National heart emergency care system proposed 0 None
2012-05-05 Pfizer’s Lyrica Phase 3 study on pDPN fails to meet primary endpoint 0 None
2012-05-04 Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice launched at EuroPRevent2012 0 None
2012-05-04 Patterns of brain activity that play a role in recall of memories and decision-making 0 None
2012-05-04 Improved lung-cancer screening by combining blood test with CT imaging 0 None
2012-05-04 Growing role of body image drugs 0 None
2012-05-04 Malfunctioning single proteins cause disruptions in neuronal junctions leading to autism 0 None
2012-05-04 Study affirms necessity of heart rehabilitation programs for cardiac patients 0 None
2012-05-04 Energy/Sports drinks damage teeth enamel raising risk of cavities: Study 0 None
2012-05-04 Aspirin versus warfarin for heart failure patients 0 None
2012-05-04 SPECT/CT can change clinical management of thyroid cancer 0 None
2012-05-04 Researchers identify new functions of cohesin SA1 that are relevant for cancer and CdLS 0 None
2012-05-04 CSL Behring commences C1-INH phase I/II study in hereditary angioedema 0 None
2012-05-04 Hispanics more likely to develop precancerous colorectal polyps 0 None
2012-05-04 Imaging surveillance an acceptable alternative to surgical excision in patients with benign papilloma 0 None
2012-05-04 U of A engineers develop wireless health-monitoring system 0 None
2012-05-04 AAFA, Puffs Facial Tissues partner to help educate people with allergies 0 None
2012-05-04 TGen to lead multidisciplinary search for new drugs that could help treat GBM 0 5
2012-05-04 Potential ways for doctors to improve hormone receptor-positive breast cancer treatment 0 None
2012-05-04 Transcatheter Valve Therapies event to take place from June 2-5 0 None
2012-05-04 Newly diagnosed cancer patients should undergo preop MRI irrespective of breast density 0 None
2012-05-04 Regular jogging increases life expectancy 0 None
2012-05-04 GOS prompts body's natural killer cells to ward off colon cancer 0 None
2012-05-04 Current research does not support use of smell tests for Alzheimer's dementia 0 None
2012-05-04 Abbott to purchase AP214 hormone analogue from Action Pharma 0 None
2012-05-04 Health care quality varies widely despite high spending in the U.S. 0 None
2012-05-04 Researchers create new systematic assessment for malnutrition 0 None
2012-05-04 Clinical trial to investigate statins in patients with acute severe respiratory failure 0 None
2012-05-04 New genetic pathway influences spread of cancer cells 0 None
2012-05-04 Varenicline reduces alcohol intake among heavy-drinking smokers 0 None
2012-05-04 Lexicon to receive funding for LX4211 Phase 2 trial in type 1 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-04 Comorbidities common among patients with COPD 0 None
2012-05-04 Researchers identify switches that can turn on or off genes associated with colorectal cancer 0 None
2012-05-04 AHA, ASA honor Cedars-Sinai’s Stroke Program with Gold Award 0 None
2012-05-04 IGF-axis proteins may have a role in development of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-05-04 NCIC CTG, Oncolytics to conduct REOLYSIN Phase II study in colorectal cancer 0 None
2012-05-04 Scientists discover new type of dynamic change in human stem cells 0 None
2012-05-04 JAM-A protein a far more powerful clot inhibitor: Study 0 None
2012-05-04 Hypoxia may be a primary cause of uncontrollable tumor growth in cancers 3 None
2012-05-04 Study captures positive experiences of people with bipolar disorder 1 5
2012-05-04 Scientists discover key element in DNA repair mechanism 0 None
2012-05-04 CAPE arrests growth of prostate cancer cells and tumors in mice 1 None
2012-05-04 FDA issues Complete Response Letter to Alexza’s ADASUVE NDA 0 None
2012-05-04 Topera Medical to showcase RhythmView system at HRS annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-03 Repeated blows to the head associated with long term cognitive, pathologic changes 0 5
2012-05-03 Scientists address mental health and well-being at Association for Psychological Science's annual meeting 0 None
2012-05-03 Kessler Foundation scientists to share new findings at international multiple sclerosis congress 0 None
2012-05-03 State of health, not age, should decide treatment for cancer 0 None
2012-05-03 Therapy to halt symptoms in Parkinson's patients 0 None
2012-05-03 Nanoparticle carriers successfully deliver therapeutic doses of cancer drug 0 None
2012-05-03 Senior Health Implementation Center to disseminate Aging Brain Care Program tools 0 None
2012-05-03 Cardiac testing important for lung disease prognosis, treatment 0 None
2012-05-03 Non-invasive imaging technique measures specific brain chemical changes 0 None
2012-05-03 Large-scale, patient-specific simulations of blood function 0 None
2012-05-03 Reuters examines cancer in Africa 0 None
2012-05-03 A better understanding of link between glycemic variability and psychological disorders needed 0 None
2012-05-03 Cone beam CT superior to mutidetector CT for detecting superior semicircular canal dehiscence 0 None
2012-05-03 Symposium at EuroPRevent 2012 highlights benefits of oily fish consumption 0 None
2012-05-03 Cervical spine CT exams unnecessary for simple assault and ground-level fall victims 0 None
2012-05-03 New pressure-technology device effective in reducing incidence of PONV 0 None
2012-05-03 ENABLER-P Balloon Catheter System offers alternative to surgical revascularization 0 5
2012-05-03 Combination of two mTOR inhibitors stops growth of hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2012-05-03 HSPH introduces Obesity Prevention Source website 0 None
2012-05-03 Brain imaging for stroke is still occurring too slowly at many hospitals 0 None
2012-05-03 New clues about why immune system fails to kill tumors in mice 0 None
2012-05-03 TA during PCI provides long-term outcomes for patients with acute STEMI 0 None
2012-05-03 Study explains beneficial fat-fighting effects of black pepper 0 None
2012-05-03 Study reveals evidence about harmful effects of glycogen accumulation in neurons 0 5
2012-05-03 High fructose intake may increase risk of NFALD in obese people 0 None
2012-05-03 Ben & Catherine Ivy Foundation to fund $45,000 pilot internship program at TGen 0 None
2012-05-03 HiLo trial sets new gold standard for thyroid cancer treatment 0 4
2012-05-03 Probiodrug AG, collaborators explain interplay of key suspects in Alzheimer’s 0 None
2012-05-03 SC formulation of Genentech’s ACTEMRA shows promise against RA 0 None
2012-05-03 Multiple myeloma diagnosis better with low dose whole body CT 0 None
2012-05-03 Study finds possible link between ghrelin hormone and hedonic eating 0 None
2012-05-03 Middle-aged and older adults with diabetes show substantial survival rates 0 None
2012-05-03 Scientists determine structure of green pigment seen in nitrite-cured bacon, other meats 0 None
2012-05-03 Biosynthetic polyphenol improves cognitive function in mice with AD 0 None
2012-05-03 JAD honors Norwegian scientist with 2012 Alzheimer Award 0 None
2012-05-03 Foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids linked with lower blood beta-amyloid levels 0 None
2012-05-03 Patients with spinal cord injury report higher rates of wheelchair breakdowns 1 1
2012-05-03 Physician Therapeutics publishes results from Sentra PM clinical trial 0 None
2012-05-03 African-Americans with HIV less likely to adhere to ART therapy 0 None
2012-05-03 Math models can be useful tools for study of cancer progression 0 None
2012-05-03 New link between motor action and emotion 0 None
2012-05-03 Enrollment complete in Hanger’s WalkAide System clinical trial for stroke 0 None
2012-05-03 Study investigates use of stem cells to treat lower-limb peripheral artery disease 0 None
2012-05-03 MRA, Sports Authority partner in recognition of May's Skin Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2012-05-03 EKOS launches two landmark clinical studies on pulmonary embolism 0 None
2012-05-03 Parental history of psychosis linked with increased risk of epilepsy in offspring 0 None
2012-05-03 Study confirms that COX-2 inhibitors predispose people to cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-05-03 FDA clears Angioslide’s new 3X100mm PROTEUS device 0 None
2012-05-02 Women who spend long hours sitting are at increased risk for diabetes 0 None
2012-05-02 German BfArM grants Moberg Derma approval to initiate Limtop phase II actinic keratosis trial 0 None
2012-05-02 Optimum blood vitamin D levels to reduce risk of major medical events 0 None
2012-05-02 It's never too late to take control of diabetes 0 None
2012-05-02 Online assessment tool for stroke 0 None
2012-05-02 Grape-derived compound may prevent neurodegenerative disorders involving tau neuropathology 0 3
2012-05-02 Biosynthetic polyphenol may improve cognitive function in Alzheimer's disease patients 0 None
2012-05-02 Expression of tyrosine kinases may limit effectiveness of agents against sarcomas 0 None
2012-05-02 Different genes involved in autism tend to be involved in specific processes in the brain 0 None
2012-05-02 Dixie announces new hemp-based Cannabidiol products without THC 0 None
2012-05-02 Lenalidomide and SNS01-T combination effective against multiple myeloma 0 None
2012-05-02 Fish oil may improve outcomes for kidney patients undergoing hemodialysis 1 None
2012-05-02 APBI, WBI equally effective in preventing local breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2012-05-02 Scientists identify how cell architecture changes during formation of gametes 0 None
2012-05-02 Ultragenyx reports results from UX001 Phase 1 study on HIBM 0 None
2012-05-02 Majority of gene faults not shared across other biopsies from same tumour 0 None
2012-05-02 Bevacizumab equivalent to ranibizumab in treating wet AMD 0 None
2012-05-02 Researchers discover how protein ARTD1's DNA recruitment is regulated during inflammation 0 None
2012-05-02 MD Anderson, UH Graduate College of Social Work announce new joint venture 0 None
2012-05-02 Risk from cancer overshadows risk from CT radiation-induced malignancy 0 None
2012-05-02 Shorter sleep provides more permissive environment for expression of obesity related genes 0 None
2012-05-02 FDA approves Protalix, Pfizer’s ELELYSO for treatment of type 1 Gaucher disease 0 None
2012-05-02 ASNTR honors UTMSH, MSU scientists with 2012 Sanberg awards 0 None
2012-05-02 REACH Health launches enhanced telemedicine clinical platform 0 None
2012-05-02 Electrical brain stimulation technology may prevent migraine attacks 0 None
2012-05-02 Copenhagen Consensus report argues for addressing chronic, NCDs in developing countries 0 None
2012-05-02 NKCC1 protein may hold clues to how glioblastoma moves and invades 0 None
2012-05-02 SCPC accredits Porter Adventist Hospital as Chest Pain Center 0 None
2012-05-02 Beta-carotene-derived molecules have opposite effect in the body 0 None
2012-05-02 Cancer genomes in a common database and computation of disease drivers 0 None
2012-05-02 Non-toxic green tea shampoo to treat dandruff 0 None
2012-05-02 More studies needed on potential links between type D personality and cardiac disease 0 None
2012-05-02 Idera to present data from IMO-8400 preclinical studies on SLE, psoriasis at AAI meeting 0 None
2012-05-02 Heart Rhythm Society launches Boston Citywide Awareness Campaign 0 None
2012-05-02 Chemo-radiotherapy combination a viable alternative for frail bladder cancer patients 0 5
2012-05-02 CHR-3996 pill shows promise against advanced cancers 0 None
2012-05-02 Vessix V2 Renal Denervation System for hypertension receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2012-05-02 Novel technique helps surgeons to remove 'inoperable' abdominal tumors 0 None
2012-05-02 Weight loss reduces inflammation in postmenopausal women 0 None
2012-05-02 Seed localization improves satisfaction of breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-05-02 Tyrosine kinases could act as drivers for growth and survival of sarcomas 0 None
2012-05-02 Most asthmatic youths still exposed to tobacco smoke 0 None
2012-05-02 Combination of exercise and computer decreases risk of MCI 0 None
2012-05-02 Interferon linked with increased risk of depression in HCV patients 0 None
2012-05-02 Lixte submits IND with FDA to conduct LB-100 Phase I trial for cancer 0 None
2012-05-02 Gilead commences GS-1101 Phase 3 trial in CLL 0 None
2012-05-02 ACE inhibitors or ARBs could treat and prevent PTSD 0 None
2012-05-02 Pfizer receives FDA approval for Elelyso to treat Type 1 Gaucher disease 0 None
2012-05-02 AcuFocus receives KFDA approval for KAMRA inlay to treat presbyopia 1 None

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