Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - August 2012

Date Title Comments Rating
2012-08-31 Study may spur research into multi-model imaging based biomarker development for AD 0 None
2012-08-31 Study reports flaws in design, analysis, and interpretation of Lyme disease 3 4.5
2012-08-31 Well-known protein plays central role in development of acute pancreatitis 0 5
2012-08-31 VLST, Pfizer enter in-licensing agreement for anti-CD40 monoclonal antibody 0 None
2012-08-31 Research identifies new pathway to target with anti-inflammatory drugs 0 None
2012-08-31 Elan commences ELND005 Phase 2 study in Bipolar I Disorder 0 None
2012-08-31 Non-pain-related factors predict long-term opioid use after surgery 0 None
2012-08-31 U.S. behind France, Germany, U.K. in stopping preventable deaths 0 None
2012-08-31 Study explains why some cancer vaccines are not as effective as hoped 0 None
2012-08-31 New research about brain and related disorders to be unveiled at Neuroscience 2012 0 None
2012-08-31 Lance Armstrong Foundation, SmartBrief launch new weekly digital media news service 0 None
2012-08-31 S107 drug can prevent learning and memory deficits associated with stress-related disorders 0 None
2012-08-31 Glaucoma and cell death: an interview with Dr. Vivek Gupta 1 3.7
2012-08-31 Type 2 diabetics with normoalbuminuria more likely to develop heart problems 0 None
2012-08-31 Weill Cornell Medical College receives three new research grants for translational blood cancer study 0 None
2012-08-31 Impulsive and compulsive personality traits linked with traumatic upbringing during childhood 0 None
2012-08-31 Renal artery stent revascularization reduces blood pressure in patients with severe hypertension 0 5
2012-08-31 FDA approves Ironwood’s LINZESS to treat irritable bowel syndrome with constipation 0 4
2012-08-31 Studies examine how PML gene regulates the fatty acid oxidation pathway 0 None
2012-08-31 Bayer submits regorafenib NDA with FDA for treatment of metastatic and/or unresectable GIST 0 None
2012-08-31 U.S. lags three other industrialized nations in potentially preventable death rates 0 None
2012-08-31 Study explains how FPGS increases effectiveness of pemetrexed in mesothelioma patients 0 None
2012-08-31 Researchers discover how tamoxifen-resistant breast-cancer cells grow and proliferate 0 None
2012-08-31 Enrollment complete in Arrowhead’s CALAA-01 phase 1b trial on solid tumors 0 None
2012-08-31 Ironwood receives FDA approval for Linzess to treat chronic idiopathic constipation, IBS 0 None
2012-08-31 Grb10 plays a crucial role in increasing muscle mass during development 0 None
2012-08-31 Sosei’s QVA149 Phase III study on COPD meets primary endpoint 0 None
2012-08-30 Chronic nerve pain: an interview with Professor Sally Lawson 6 4.3
2012-08-30 Single serve packages may help reduce energy intake at breakfast 0 None
2012-08-30 Drug-resistant tuberculosis levels described as alarming by international study 0 None
2012-08-30 New book on medical screening to be launched on Sep. 4 0 None
2012-08-30 Removing entire pancreas does not result in unmanageable diabetes in patients with cancer 0 4
2012-08-30 Stowers investigators define factors that regulate size of cellular fat pools 0 None
2012-08-30 Residency cap may hamper efforts to expand number of doctors 0 None
2012-08-30 UAB Center of Research Translation to improve health of patients with gout, hyperuricemia 0 None
2012-08-30 New York State Department of Health issues license to Veracyte's Afirma Gene Expression Classifier 0 None
2012-08-30 MU medicinal chemists create more potent, efficient weapon against cancer 0 None
2012-08-30 EHRA White Book reports on current status of arrhythmia treatments in 54 ESC member countries 0 None
2012-08-30 Bradykinesia in Parkinson’s disease: an interview with Dr. Joseph Giuffrida, President of Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies 1 3
2012-08-30 IQWiG examines added benefit of belimumab for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus 0 None
2012-08-30 University of Adelaide researchers to produce better quality pasta with health properties 0 None
2012-08-30 Headphones can damage coating of nerve cells and lead to temporary deafness 0 4
2012-08-30 RegeneRx’s Thymosin Beta 4 can promote recovery of diabetic peripheral neuropathy 0 3.5
2012-08-30 UH pharmacologist examines age-related oxidative, inflammatory stress 0 None
2012-08-30 Southampton Traffic Light test could easily diagnose liver fibrosis and cirrhosis 0 5
2012-08-30 Fractional flow reserve CT shows potential to non-invasively identify coronary artery disease 0 None
2012-08-30 Octogenarians have better survival rates following heart valve surgery 0 None
2012-08-30 GWSMHS professor to study correlation between genetics and susceptibility to drug abuse 0 None
2012-08-30 Johns Hopkins team creates synthetic protein that can help locate tumors 0 None
2012-08-30 CCE, Accretive Health partner to develop novel oncology care management 0 None
2012-08-30 Combination of POZEN’s PA32540 and clopidogrel results in greater antiplatelet effects 0 None
2012-08-30 Protalex announces results from PRTX-100 Phase 1b trial on active rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2012-08-30 SureGene selects PGXL as laboratory provider for STA2R genetic panel 0 None
2012-08-30 Nipro Diagnostics, NextGen enter agreement for TRUEresult blood glucose monitoring system 0 None
2012-08-30 Collegium commences enrollment in Oxycodone DETERx Phase 3 study in chronic lower back pain 0 None
2012-08-30 Heart Rhythm Society, ECAS and EHRA develop 2012 expert consensus statement on AF ablation 0 None
2012-08-30 Genmab, Janssen partner to develop and commercialize daratumumab for multiple myeloma 0 None
2012-08-30 PrecisionMed announces enrollment of first donor into Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Registry 0 None
2012-08-30 NCCN announces new guidelines for patients with pancreatic Cancer 0 None
2012-08-30 Noven submits LDMP NDA with FDA to treat menopausal vasomotor symptoms 0 None
2012-08-30 Lilly decides to terminate pomaglumetad methionil Phase III trial on schizophrenia 0 None
2012-08-30 Sicor Biotech receives FDA approval for tbo-filgrastim to treat severe neutropenia 0 None
2012-08-30 CNIO team generates transgenic mouse model for aplastic anaemia associated with short telomeres 0 None
2012-08-30 Elan commences ELND005 Phase 2 study in Bipolar I Disorder 0 None
2012-08-30 Carnegie Hill Radiology in New York installs Aquilion PRIME 160 series from Toshiba 0 None
2012-08-30 FDA grants orphan designation to Aerial BioPharma’s ARL-N05 for treatment of narcolepsy 0 None
2012-08-30 Jobless working-age people with diabetes less likely to adhere to their medications 0 None
2012-08-30 ALK signs agreement to supply PRE-PEN to HealthTrust member facilities 0 None
2012-08-29 Sleep disorder treatment: an interview with Dr Seth Lederman, President and CEO of Tonix Pharmaceuticals 0 4.5
2012-08-29 Study finds decline in 30-day mortality of acute myocardial infarction with improved treatment 0 None
2012-08-29 AstraZeneca’s ticagrelor receives Class I recommendation from ESC 0 None
2012-08-29 Omitting aspirin leads to less bleedings but does not increase risk of stent thrombosis, MI 0 None
2012-08-29 Study shows molecular mechanism behind type 3c pancreatic diabetes 0 None
2012-08-29 New method simplifies pharmaceutical production of proteins 0 4
2012-08-29 UMHS, MidMichigan Health announce plans to affiliate as clinical and business partners 0 None
2012-08-29 Genetic investigation of tribes may explain why East Asians have lower skin cancer rates 0 5
2012-08-29 New treatment for severe dry eye is now available at U-M’s Kellogg 0 None
2012-08-29 FISH assay identifies only few lung cancer patients who could benefit from crizotinib 0 None
2012-08-29 Deep-brain stimulation may stop uncontrollable shaking in patients with Parkinson's 0 None
2012-08-29 Novelos expects to submit CLR1502 IND with FDA for non-invasive tumor imaging 0 None
2012-08-29 Study to investigate how breast cancer patients might benefit from exercise 1 None
2012-08-29 New Wilderness Medical Society guidelines for prevention and treatment of lightning injuries 0 None
2012-08-29 Acute Cardiovascular Care Association of ESC launches today 0 None
2012-08-29 FFR-guided PCI plus medical therapy reduce need for urgent revascularization in CAD patients 0 None
2012-08-29 Study explains strategies that work against long-term weight loss in post-menopausal women 0 None
2012-08-29 BMBF awards 16M€ to support German epigenome program initiative 0 None
2012-08-29 Scientists decode signals that boost the burning of fat 0 None
2012-08-29 Risk of stroke after myocardial infarction seems to decrease with improvements in coronary care 0 None
2012-08-29 Esperance completes EP 100 and paclitaxel Phase 2 combination trial on advanced ovarian cancer 0 None
2012-08-29 Catheter ablation for Afib is safe and suppresses arrhythmia recurrences 0 None
2012-08-29 Ultra-fast 320-detector CT scanner can accurately diagnose arterial blockages 0 None
2012-08-29 Scientists identify genes that underlie growth of primitive leukemia stem cells 0 None
2012-08-29 Top-line results from Rexahn’s Archexin Phase II study on metastatic pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-08-29 Addition of CTP to CT angiography allows clinicians to identify flow-limiting coronary artery disease 0 None
2012-08-29 St. Jude’s EnligHTN renal denervation system safe and effective in treating resistant hypertension 0 None
2012-08-29 Study looks at exercise habits among cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-29 VA report shows improvement in gender disparities in 12 out of 14 HEDIS measures 0 None
2012-08-29 One in four women experience vulvar pain at some point in their lifetime 0 None
2012-08-29 Cyclin D3 protein regulates size and quantity of RBCs 0 None
2012-08-29 Elixir Medical’s DESyne BD Novolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2012-08-29 GeneTex to introduce new antibody against hypoxia-inducible factor 1alpha 0 5
2012-08-29 Altheus Therapeutics initiates enrollment in Zoenasa Phase 2 study for ulcerative colitis 0 4.5
2012-08-28 Aeterna Zentaris commences enrollment in AEZS-130 Phase 2A trial for cancer cachexia 0 None
2012-08-28 Study raises cautionary note about preferential use of endovascular technique for ruptured AAA 0 None
2012-08-28 Oxford University Press announces acquisition of American Journal of Hypertension 0 None
2012-08-28 Three Pulmatrix PUR118 clinical studies on COPD, asthma to be presented at ERS Annual Congress 0 None
2012-08-28 Abbott receives CE Marking for ARCHITECT testosterone assay 0 None
2012-08-28 Refrigerating coal-plant emissions would reduce levels of dangerous chemicals in air 0 None
2012-08-28 Study examines risk factors associated with Humvee injury risk to U.S. military personnel 0 None
2012-08-28 Transcatheter renal denervation reduces blood pressure in real world patients 0 None
2012-08-28 Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics Special Focus provides critical view on cancer vaccines 0 None
2012-08-28 Heart healthy lifestyle could avoid up to 400 cardiac events and 200 deaths in Swedish PCI patients 0 None
2012-08-28 Herceptin® (trastuzumab) delivery methods: an interview with Dr Gustavo Ismael 0 4.3
2012-08-28 Positive results from Spinifex’s EMA401 Phase 2 trial on postherpetic neuralgia 0 None
2012-08-28 Global platelet reactivity effectively identifies ACS patients at high risk of ischemic events 0 None
2012-08-28 Friedreich Ataxia Research Alliance, USF ARC to host ‘Understanding a Cure’ symposium 0 None
2012-08-28 Limited evidence supports medical intervention use in adolescents and young adults with autism 0 None
2012-08-28 SAMHSA announces six new Statewide Family Network Program grants 0 None
2012-08-28 Study links maternal obesity to newborn death in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-08-28 Rural and urban areas equally likely to receive endovascular aneurysm repair care 0 None
2012-08-28 Copeptin estimates prognosis in patients with heart failure 0 None
2012-08-28 Edge CT now available in NYU Langone's Department of Radiology clinical practice 0 None
2012-08-28 ABCD4 and CblF proteins responsible for hereditary vitamin B12 deficiency 0 None
2012-08-28 Major decline in early mortality for STEMI patients: French registries 0 None
2012-08-28 Positive results from CardioKinetix’s Parachute device clinical trial on ischemic heart failure 0 None
2012-08-28 ICU misdiagnosis alarmingly common in the acute care setting 0 None
2012-08-28 More than 40 plant-based compounds can turn on genes that slow the spread of cancer 0 None
2012-08-28 Study shows why some fats may encourage growth of harmful bacteria in the digestive system 0 None
2012-08-28 Resuming smoking after stroke can increase risk of mortality 0 None
2012-08-28 Community-based pharmacists could provide added resource in identifying knee OA 0 None
2012-08-28 Disruption of circadian rhythm can inhibit blood vessel growth in the body 0 None
2012-08-28 EphA4 receptor may be promising target for future ALS drug 0 None
2012-08-28 Renal denervation regenerates blood vessels and could reduce cardiovascular events 0 None
2012-08-28 Patients with severe aortic stenosis can profit from TAVI procedure 0 None
2012-08-28 Researchers develop glue mixture that may reduce risks after laser vision correction surgery 0 None
2012-08-28 Control of siRNA could aid regenerative medicine, cancer therapy 1 None
2012-08-28 Spinal cord stimulation could become novel treatment option for heart failure 0 None
2012-08-28 Being physically fit also increases the chances of aging healthily 0 None
2012-08-28 Allegro Diagnostics announces results from BronchoGen genomic test trial on lung cancer 0 None
2012-08-28 IASIS Healthcare, Aurora announce collaboration 0 None
2012-08-28 Novartis receives EC approval for Jakavi to treat myelofibrosis 0 None
2012-08-28 Nearly 7% of urologic MDCT scans for hematuria result in incidental findings 0 None
2012-08-28 Alder’s initiation of ALD518/BMS-945429 Phase 2 trial triggers $3.5M milestone payment 0 None
2012-08-28 Reducing TV viewing may effectively prevent excess weight gain among adolescents 0 None
2012-08-28 Personalized antiplatelet treatment leads to better outcomes in patients undergoing PCI 0 None
2012-08-28 Morphotek commences MORAb-004 Phase II metastatic soft tissue sarcoma trial 0 None
2012-08-28 Leg compressions after stroke appear to trigger natural protective mechanisms that reduce damage 0 None
2012-08-28 America Stem Cell commences ASC-101 Phase I/II study in hematologic malignancies 0 None
2012-08-28 Short sleep duration linked to more aggressive breast cancers 0 None
2012-08-28 Neuralstem completes NSI-566 Phase I trial on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 0 None
2012-08-27 Blockade Medical's Barricade Coil System successfully treats patients with aneurysms 0 None
2012-08-27 Diaverum plans to increase peritoneal dialysis use among patients with ESRD 0 None
2012-08-27 Insulin glargine retards progression of atherosclerosis in high-risk people 0 None
2012-08-27 Academic Urology signs new contract with Independence Blue Cross 0 None
2012-08-27 Renal denervation leads to better outcomes than standard drug treatment in patients with AHF 0 None
2012-08-27 Mallinckrodt receives FDA approval for 32 mg tablet strength of EXALGO 0 None
2012-08-27 Update on Merck's development programs for vorapaxar, ER niacin/laropirprant and anacetrapib 0 5
2012-08-27 Healthy foods consumed more often by the wealthy than poor 0 None
2012-08-27 Additional data from Auxilium XIAFLEX phase III studies on Peyronie's disease 0 None
2012-08-27 FDA approves Mallinckrodt's EXALGO (32 mg) sNDA to manage opioid-related pain 0 None
2012-08-27 Regulating microbes could help prevent diseases associated with obesity 0 None
2012-08-27 Spironolactone should be considered as a treatment option in hypertensive patients with DHF 0 None
2012-08-27 Baylor Plano first hospital to merge MEM software and Epoch platform for atrial fibrillation therapy 0 None
2012-08-27 Renal denervation improves depression, QOL and stress in patients with resistant hypertension 0 None
2012-08-27 Healthy behaviours decrease risk of high blood pressure by two thirds 0 None
2012-08-27 IABP does not improve blood pressure symptoms in patients with cardiogenic shock 0 None
2012-08-27 Patients with psoriasis are at high risk of new-onset diabetes mellitus 0 None
2012-08-27 Renal denervation safe and effective in patients with treatment resistant hypertension 0 None
2012-08-27 Consuming energy drinks can exert acute positive benefits on myocardial performance 0 None
2012-08-27 Belly fat linked with increased risk of cardiovascular death in normal weight individuals 0 None
2012-08-27 New blood test can predict which heart failure patients would benefit from ICDs 0 None
2012-08-27 Obesity at diagnosis of breast cancer associated with increased risk of recurrence 0 None
2012-08-27 New device can measure mass of individual molecules one at a time 0 None
2012-08-27 XJB-5-131 prevents secondary damage of severe traumatic brain injury 0 5
2012-08-27 EC grants marketing authorization to Meda's Zyclara for treatment of actinic keratosis 0 None
2012-08-27 New data from Boehringer Ingelheim and Pfizer's tiotropium clinical studies on asthma, COPD 0 None
2012-08-27 Profilin-1 gene influences survival time in Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2012-08-27 People with cardiac arrest during or shortly after exercise more likely to survive 0 None
2012-08-27 Study confirms electrical storm as potent risk factor for death and impaired quality of life 0 None
2012-08-27 Cardiovascular screening with ECG in young athletes is cost effective 0 None
2012-08-27 Genzyme receives Refuse to File letter from FDA for LEMTRADA 0 None
2012-08-27 Female sex associated with increased risk of stroke for AF patients aged ≥75 years 0 None
2012-08-27 LCZ696 demonstrates beneficial effects in heart failure patients with preserved ejection fraction 0 None
2012-08-27 People with guanine version of rs55705857 SNP more likely to develop gliomas 0 None
2012-08-27 Results from Roche's trastuzumab emtansine Phase III trial on HER2-positive breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-27 Noninvasive fractional flow reserve superior to CT in identifying individuals with ischemia 0 None
2012-08-27 Prasugrel as safe as clopidogrel in preventing heart attack, stroke and death 0 None
2012-08-27 Study investigates effects of passive smoking on the levels of three parameters 0 5
2012-08-27 Essential Learning announces new partnership with Hazelden 0 None
2012-08-27 New non-invasive brain scan can benefit patients with epileptic seizures 0 None
2012-08-27 MedQIA develops new software that forms the basis of Imaging Biomarker Information System 0 None
2012-08-27 New molecular mechanism plays a crucial role in inhibiting TGF-beta signaling 0 None
2012-08-27 Patients tend to have worse outcomes when GBM appears in more than one location 0 None
2012-08-27 Researchers discover new genetic disease related to vitamin B12 deficiency 0 5
2012-08-26 Fertile women with obesity more likely to develop atrial fibrillation 0 None
2012-08-26 SUMO1 protein may treat and/or prevent heart failure 0 4
2012-08-26 Creighton University research to improve patient care and outcomes in CAD treatment 0 None
2012-08-26 Mexican-Americans with ancestral links have higher insulin resistance levels 1 None
2012-08-26 American Physical Therapy Association to host series on concussion in sports 0 None
2012-08-26 New computer simulation reveals how cancer cells enter the bloodstream 0 None
2012-08-26 Trevo Retriever effectively removes blood clots in patients with stroke 0 None
2012-08-26 International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer receives ACCME accreditation 0 None
2012-08-26 Expanding anti-smoking legislation could reduce occurrence of STEMIs 0 5
2012-08-26 Electronic cigarettes far less harmful and may be beneficial to health 1 5
2012-08-26 Children with obesity face increased risk for gallstones 0 None
2012-08-26 Parachute device improves outcomes in patients with ischemic heart failure 0 None
2012-08-26 Study addresses important early risk factors of cardiovascular health in adolescents 0 3
2012-08-24 Personalized colon cancer therapy based on genetics of specific cancer 0 None
2012-08-24 MRC awards grant to design new drug for treatment of chronic pain 0 None
2012-08-24 Understanding photoreceptor proteins could lead to cancer drug therapy 0 None
2012-08-24 Seattle Genetics commences everolimus-SGN-75 combination phase Ib clinical trial for advanced RCC 0 None
2012-08-24 Lilly’s solanezumab Phase 3 trials on AD do not meet primary endpoints 0 None
2012-08-24 Quantitative look at the whole experience of patients with pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-08-24 Diabetes journal reports results from novel experimental therapy 0 None
2012-08-24 McGill University experts to present at World Cancer Congress 0 None
2012-08-24 ALDH enzyme marks melanoma stem cells 0 None
2012-08-24 Abnormalities in mitochondrial length promote development of neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2012-08-24 Confocal light sheet microscopy yields high-resolution views of brain’s neural pathways 0 None
2012-08-24 Cocoa and blood pressure: an interview with Dr Karin Ried 0 5
2012-08-24 Parental methylated histones not transferred to daughter DNA 0 5
2012-08-24 Certain human diseases may have evolutionary epigenetic origins 0 1
2012-08-24 Study shows how astrocytes control new neuron generation in the brain 0 None
2012-08-24 Scientists develop reliable method to convert adult blood cells into iPSCs 0 None
2012-08-24 Changes in DNA methylation might be linked to evolution of humans' vulnerability to diseases 0 None
2012-08-24 Viewpoints: Cantaloupes and food safety; Diversity in health incentives 0 None
2012-08-24 Researchers deciphered function of claudin-10 gene in the kidney 0 None
2012-08-24 The Wistar Institute, MSKCC partner to publish first annotated atlas of Epstein-Barr virus genome 0 None
2012-08-24 Scripps Research Institute scientist to uncover workings of the immune system 0 None
2012-08-24 Study shows how cancer survival rates developed in West Germany 0 None
2012-08-24 New method can differentiate between breast cancer patients with good and poor prognosis 0 None
2012-08-24 Women with Alzheimer's show worse mental deterioration than men 0 None
2012-08-24 LXRbeta may play a role in prevention and treatment of Parkinson's 0 None
2012-08-24 Nanoparticle may bring great benefits to emergency treatment of brain-injury victims 0 None
2012-08-24 Researchers create new type of biosensor that can detect glucose in saliva, tears 0 None
2012-08-24 GlcNAc plays a key role in keeping cancerous monsters ‘fed’ 0 None
2012-08-24 PHF20 transcriptional factor plays a unique role in regulating p53 0 None
2012-08-24 Results from Biodesix VeriStrat phase II advanced lung cancer trials 0 None
2012-08-24 Study helps explain how human airways clear sticky mucus out of the lungs 0 5
2012-08-24 NW Bio receives MHRA approval to initiate DCVax-L Phase III GBM brain cancer trial in the U.K. 0 None
2012-08-24 NCKU research team identifies Au nanorod complex for cancer therapy 0 None
2012-08-24 AcelRx commences third ARX-01 Phase 3 study in post-operative pain 0 None
2012-08-23 New UCLA study pinpoints unique human patterns of gene activity in the brain 0 None
2012-08-23 Microtubule stiffening worsens skeletal muscle degeneration in Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 None
2012-08-23 SAMHSA announces 2012 Minority Fellowship Program grant 0 5
2012-08-23 Lung cells not affected by tiny fibres: Study 0 None
2012-08-23 A father's obesity negatively impacts sperm 0 None
2012-08-23 'ESASO Course Series’ for ophthalmologists 0 None
2012-08-23 Asthma awareness week 1-7 September 0 None
2012-08-23 Diabetes risk may be higher in childhood cancer survivors who received radiotherapy 0 None
2012-08-23 UNH faculty member to study effectiveness of two distinct strength-training regimens on older adults 0 None
2012-08-23 Scientists report discovery of strong oral cavity carcinogen in smokeless tobacco 0 None
2012-08-23 Study quantifies discrepancies between physicians and patients with rheumatoid arthritis 1 None
2012-08-23 Blood clotting treatment algorithms help decrease transfusion requirements in cardiac surgery patients 0 None
2012-08-23 Article describes immune-related adverse events with newly approved melanoma drug 0 None
2012-08-23 Power Over Pressure steering committee launches world's first hypertension online resource 0 None
2012-08-23 Study provides new direction for research in bipolar disorder during pregnancy 0 5
2012-08-23 New results describe development of DC cancer vaccine with enhanced immunogenic potential 2 None
2012-08-23 Statin's potency may cause muscle problems in patients with cardiovascular disease 1 5
2012-08-23 Preemptive cognitive training can help the brain function normally later in life 1 5
2012-08-23 Study might help solve the biggest mystery of Parkinson’s 0 None
2012-08-23 Two Penn Medicine hospitals receive Primary Stroke Center certification from The Joint Commission 0 None
2012-08-23 Epigallocatechin gallate can shrink cancerous tumours 0 None
2012-08-23 Laminin-111 protein therapy could treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 None
2012-08-23 Newly discovered on/off switch in enzymes may help battle fat-related disease 0 None
2012-08-23 NIH awards $100,000 STTR Phase I Grant to Transgenomic for pancreatic cancer research 0 None
2012-08-23 Simple eye tracking test could hold key to early Alzheimer's diagnosis 0 None
2012-08-23 One blog examines GAVI Alliance's efforts to accelerate introduction of hepatitis B vaccines in developing countries 0 None
2012-08-23 TREM-1 gene disrupts inflammatory process implicated in liver cancer 0 2
2012-08-23 UMN study shows eating less is about reduced desire and willpower 0 None
2012-08-23 APSSLH and Maney collaborate to launch Speech, Language and Hearing journal 0 None
2012-08-22 New medical technology improves image quality and reduces radiation 0 4
2012-08-22 RNA switches can better equip and regulate viruses for many therapeutic applications 0 None
2012-08-22 UC San Diego, iSAEC partner to study genetics of drug induced renal injury 0 None
2012-08-22 FDA warns consumers about potential health risks of two natural dietary supplements 0 None
2012-08-22 Segasist Technologies launches crowd funding campaign to bring Reconcillio software on cloud 0 None
2012-08-22 Acai supplementation could protect against oxidative stress and triple flies' lifespans 0 None
2012-08-22 Researchers report how Alzheimer's protein deposits disrupt signalling between nerve cells 0 None
2012-08-22 Final data from Symphogen's rozrolimupab Phase 2 trial on primary immune thrombocytopenia 0 None
2012-08-22 SSEA4+ marker helps identify and isolate precursors of insulin-producing pancreatic cells 0 5
2012-08-22 Efforts to tackle excess weight among disadvantaged groups are urgently needed 0 None
2012-08-22 Chemotherapy during pregnancy: an interview with Professor Sibylle Loibl 0 5
2012-08-22 UI Hospital receives Medtronic Foundation grant to coordinate Illinois Heart Rescue 0 None
2012-08-22 Radiation therapy alone no longer the best choice for early follicular lymphoma 0 None
2012-08-22 Brand-name drug makers bet coupons will help their products edge out generic competition 0 None
2012-08-22 Arteriocyte receives NIH grant for use of NANEX platform in bone marrow transplant 0 None
2012-08-22 Coronary artery calcium tool proves effective in detecting risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-08-22 Mof protein plays a key role in epigenetics of stem cells 0 None
2012-08-22 Endovascular brachytherapy may safely and effectively treat femoropopliteal in-stent stenosis 0 None
2012-08-22 OBI’s Oxycyte improves imaging of penumbra following acute ischemic stroke 0 None
2012-08-22 FDA extends action date for Pfizer’s tofacitinib NDA review 0 4
2012-08-22 Study identifies how genetic mutations in the nervous system cause Duane Syndrome 2 5
2012-08-22 Corporate power presents a major threat to public health 0 None
2012-08-22 CIRT to determine whether methotrexate can reduce heart attacks, strokes and CVD deaths 0 None
2012-08-22 Working memory capacity in patients with Parkinson's can be improved with sleep 0 None
2012-08-22 VolitionRX to initiate NuQ blood-based tests in colorectal cancer clinical trial 0 None
2012-08-22 Chemists develop new lab test to examine how DNA damage disrupts protein synthesis 0 None
2012-08-22 FDA committee to review NPS’ Gattex NDA in October 0 None
2012-08-22 Scientists unravel how brain cells encode pronunciation of individual vowels in speech 0 None
2012-08-22 RasGas establishes heart safe workplace with installation of LIFEPAK CR Plus AEDs 0 None
2012-08-22 Healthcare announces important changes to the U.S. product label for Optison 0 None
2012-08-22 GM-CSF depletion suppresses pain in people with arthritis-related conditions 0 None
2012-08-22 PhaseBio commences Glymera Phase 2b study in type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-08-22 Wockhardt receives final FDA approval for Felodipine ANDA to treat hypertension 0 None
2012-08-22 Investigators discover biological explanation for why low levels of oxygen advance SMA symptoms 0 None
2012-08-22 Study highlights Nek9 protein as decisive factor in cell division 0 None
2012-08-22 FDA clears Covalon’s SurgiClear antimicrobial silicone adhesive film dressing 0 None
2012-08-22 Roundup: Texas insurance regulator pulls out-of-network notice rules; Bay-Area Komen fundraising suffers after flap; Mass.'s Steward pushing to buy Maine hospital 0 None
2012-08-21 Eco-friendly blood glucose monitor developed by Cambridge Consultants 1 None
2012-08-21 GWCI announces new collaboration with National Institutes of Health Federal Credit Union 0 None
2012-08-21 New silicon chips help identify patients with lupus 0 None
2012-08-21 Bile duct cancer chosen as next indication for PCI Biotech 0 5
2012-08-21 Kineta receives regulatory clearance to commence ShK-186 Phase I trial in autoimmune disease 0 None
2012-08-21 UCLA Medical Center receives platinum award for outstanding heart attack care 0 None
2012-08-21 House Bill 6218 would create interdepartmental autoimmune disease coordinating committee 1 None
2012-08-21 DPT Labs, Imprimis sign agreement to commence work on Impracor clinical supplies 0 None
2012-08-21 Berry wines may help people with diabetes decrease their blood sugar 0 None
2012-08-21 Molecular Partners, Allergan to develop and commercialize DARPins against ophthalmic diseases 0 None
2012-08-21 Study: Medicare 'donut hole' not linked to more heart attacks, related deaths 0 None
2012-08-21 New tool reveals surprising clues about how cancer cells respond to therapy 0 None
2012-08-21 New tools can help assess culturally competent and health-literate care 0 None
2012-08-21 Methyl-glyoxal could play a major role in abdominal obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-08-21 MitoTarget Project and neurodegenerative diseases: an interview with Rebecca Pruss, Ph.D., CSO of Trophos 0 4
2012-08-21 Study demonstrates MRI role in defining and understanding causes of MS 1 None
2012-08-21 National Jewish Health, BWH to receive NHLBI grant for second phase of COPDGene project 0 None
2012-08-21 Study identifies mode of death of cone photoreceptor cells in animal model of RP 0 None
2012-08-21 New attack on arthritis pain 0 None
2012-08-21 New model more effective in predicting individuals at high risk of lung cancer 0 None
2012-08-21 Muscle synergies activated in altered ways after stroke 0 None
2012-08-21 Spirituality often enhances health regardless of a person's faith 0 None
2012-08-21 Dogs offer excellent animal model for human obsessive compulsive disorder study 0 None
2012-08-21 People with metabolic abnormalities may experience rapid decline in their cognitive skills 0 4
2012-08-21 Study utilizes integrative approach to probe biology of bipolar disorder 0 None
2012-08-21 Mayo Clinic receives approval for construction of new building on Phoenix campus 0 None
2012-08-21 Ipsen, Inspiration partner to commercialize IB1001 and OBI-1 for hemophilia 0 None
2012-08-21 Pregnant women have higher rate of undiagnosed depression 0 None
2012-08-21 India's CNBC-TV18 examines implications of country's decision to issue compulsory license for Bayer cancer drug 0 None
2012-08-21 Study finds decline in incidence of heart failure cases in Ontario 0 None
2012-08-21 Thiabendazole drug slows tumor growth and shows promise as chemotherapy for cancer 0 None
2012-08-21 Studies raise possibility of new DBS approaches to treat obesity 0 None
2012-08-21 New neurotechnology aims to help rehabilitate stroke survivors 0 None
2012-08-21 Acupuncture could save treatment costs and offer viable alternative to knee replacement surgery 0 None
2012-08-21 Encouraging results from Ocular Therapeutix's travoprost Phase II trial on glaucoma 0 None
2012-08-20 Controversial activities of pro-anorexic bloggers may have benefits 0 None
2012-08-20 Injectable controlled-release capsules against gum disease 0 None
2012-08-20 PPR proteins recognise RNA targets via easy-to-understand code 0 None
2012-08-20 ARIAD initiates multi-center ponatinib Phase 1/2 clinical trial for CML in Japan 0 None
2012-08-20 Anti-cancer regimens with multiple modes of action increase treatment effectiveness 0 None
2012-08-20 Enrollment complete in BDSI's pivotal pharmacokinetic study of BNX for opioid dependence 0 None
2012-08-20 FDA approves InSightec's ExAblate Neuro system clinical trial for tremor dominant Parkinson's Disease 1 5
2012-08-20 Juventas commences treatment in JVS-100 Phase II STOP-HF trial for late stage heart failure 0 None
2012-08-20 Protein toxic to nerve cells in AD also contributes to memory loss 0 None
2012-08-20 Abbott's XIENCE Xpedition Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System receives CE Mark in Europe 0 None
2012-08-20 Cervical cancer screening: an interview with Alastair Atkinson, CEO of DySIS Medical Ltd 0 4
2012-08-20 GORE Hybrid Vascular Graft receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2012-08-20 Binge drinkers happier with their college social experience 0 None
2012-08-20 Secondhand smoke exposure decreases sensitivity to cough-eliciting respiratory irritants in children 0 None
2012-08-20 Resveratrol might help improve mobility and prevent life-threatening falls among older people 0 5
2012-08-20 New evidence reveals possibility of mood-enhancing effects associated with some flavors 0 None
2012-08-20 ACS National Meeting & Exposition focuses on DNA wires and their potential use in identifying diseases 0 None
2012-08-18 UCP2 uncoupling protein occurs mainly in cells of the immune system 0 None
2012-08-18 War does not trigger symptoms of PTSD in military personnel 1 None
2012-08-18 Pulvinar regulates communication between clusters of brain cells 0 5
2012-08-18 Australian ruling on cigarette logo ban a 'landmark event' for global health 0 None
2012-08-18 Study demonstrates how Elesclomol blocks oxidative phosphorylation in melanoma 0 None
2012-08-18 Data from new survey shows wide variation in access to primary PCI 0 None
2012-08-18 Computer simulations shed light on dynamic structure of major target for anti-cancer drugs 0 None
2012-08-18 Teva launches generic ACTOplus met to improve glucose control in adults with type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-08-18 Bariatric surgery improves overall quality of life for people with obesity 0 1
2012-08-18 Total cholesterol test can identify patients at increased risk of heart disease 0 None
2012-08-18 Mylan Pharmaceuticals receives FDA approval for pioglitazone tablets to treat type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-08-18 New patient survey shows improved quality of decisions about herniated disc surgery 0 None
2012-08-18 Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim receive FDA approval for Tradjenta sNDA to treat type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-08-17 Ranbaxy’s generic pioglitazone hydrochloride tablets now available in the U.S. 0 None
2012-08-17 Two Johns Hopkins scientists receive NCI grant for Provocative Questions project 0 None
2012-08-17 Increasing blood levels of particular proteins may act as warning signs for IgA nephropathy 0 None
2012-08-17 Two eminent cancer specialists and EORTC to be recognized at ESMO 2012 Congress 0 None
2012-08-17 Diabetes Research Institute to receive JDRF-HCT grant for islet encapsulation study 0 None
2012-08-17 Promising new treatment for bronchiectasis 0 2
2012-08-17 Early MRI scans for acute lower back injury may lead to increased disability 0 None
2012-08-17 Pyruvate kinase M2 fuels tumor growth by influencing H3 histone protein 0 None
2012-08-17 Mepolizumab almost halves exacerbations in severe asthma patients 0 None
2012-08-17 Retail medical clinic visits increase four-fold from 2007-2009 0 None
2012-08-17 Dendritic cells protect against MS in mouse model 0 None
2012-08-17 Study provides insights into life-time risk of end-stage renal disease 0 None
2012-08-17 Peptide combinations might offer more effective cancer therapy 0 None
2012-08-17 New DNA sequencing tests improve ability to analyze genetic disorders 0 None
2012-08-17 U-M, IGC launch new joint venture for personalized medicine 0 None
2012-08-17 Vancomycin may not always be the best choice for treatment of bloodstream infections 0 None
2012-08-17 Third universal definition of myocardial infarction to be presented at ESC Congress 2012 0 None
2012-08-17 Nostrum, VCU sign license agreement to develop inhaled dapsone for respiratory diseases 0 None
2012-08-17 Research examines racial and ethnic differences in strokes 0 None
2012-08-17 Johns Hopkins undergraduates invent disposable suturing tool 0 None
2012-08-17 Enzalutamide drug extends survival in people with advanced prostate cancer 0 None
2012-08-17 'Yoga for Healthy Lower Backs' likely to be cost effective for both NHS and wider society 0 None
2012-08-17 Study reveals why human brain is large and more complex than that of other animals 0 None
2012-08-17 T. gondii can cause inflammation in the brain 0 None
2012-08-17 PKS-positive E. coli may encourage development of colon cancer 0 None
2012-08-17 Plexin B2-CD100 interaction for prompt activation of γδ T cells and wound healing 0 None
2012-08-17 Preliminary results from Lexicon’s Phase 1 studies of LX2931 and LX7101 for RA 0 None
2012-08-17 Longer looks: A jack-of-all-trades surgeon takes care of Nantucket; Psychiatrist's controversial effort to use brain scans to diagnose mental problems 0 None
2012-08-16 Potential treatment for sleep disorders suffered by patients with Fibromyalgia, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury 2 2
2012-08-16 Kessler Foundation to present recent findings in spinal cord injury research at ASCIP conference 0 None
2012-08-16 Surgeons perform two TAVR procedures at Toledo Hospital 0 None
2012-08-16 The life span of baby boomers 0 None
2012-08-16 People with no dementia symptoms and high protein levels more likely to avoid the disease 0 None
2012-08-16 Study tracks effects of heavy PAE on growth and body composition throughout childhood 0 None
2012-08-16 Study uncovers new pathway that can treat depression 0 None
2012-08-16 Acute stress modifies DNA methylation and activity of certain genes 0 None
2012-08-16 Radiosensitivity molecular signature can lead to better radiation therapy decisions for breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-16 Tofacitinib drug shows promise against moderate-to-severe ulcerative colitis 0 1
2012-08-16 Combination of Zelboraf and immunotherapy increases tumor responses and survival in MM 0 None
2012-08-16 Intake of Mediterranean diet enriched with olive oil may increase serum osteocalcin concentrations 0 None
2012-08-16 Passenger deletions that deactivate essential genes provide new opportunity to strike cancer 0 None
2012-08-16 APS’ Sharon S. Keller Chronic Pain Research Program to award $150,000 for eligible members 0 None
2012-08-16 Malignant mesothelioma diagnosis with an E-nose: an interview with Associate Professor Deborah Yates, UNSW 0 None
2012-08-16 Book provides up-to-date knowledge about mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2012-08-16 Low adropin levels may increase risk of metabolic disease 0 None
2012-08-16 Physical activity effective in reducing sclerostin in premenopausal women 0 None
2012-08-16 RNA-delivering nanoparticles allow rapid screening of new drug targets in mice 0 None
2012-08-16 Inhibiting over-production of Panx1 protein can treat melanoma 0 None
2012-08-16 Researchers discover why people with sickle cell disease get milder cases of malaria 0 None
2012-08-16 Scientists devise new fluorescent probes to diagnose neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2012-08-16 Cedars-Sinai's ICT-107 doubles median survival of patients with malignant brain tumor 0 None
2012-08-16 CYCLOPS genes may serve as targets for cancer therapies 0 None
2012-08-16 Combination of exercise and S-nitrosoglutathione improves recovery from stroke 0 5
2012-08-16 UCLA performs first transcatheter aortic valve replacement using new device 0 None
2012-08-16 Brain changes can occur after long-term methadone treatment 0 3
2012-08-16 Women with hypertension or obesity more likely to experience sleep apnoea 0 None
2012-08-16 Diffusion Pharmaceuticals receives new U.S. patents for trans sodium crocetinate 0 None
2012-08-16 Scientists reveal how TREX proteins act as passport for transfer of cell blueprints 0 5
2012-08-16 Implanted cells' therapeutic properties depend on their shape 0 None
2012-08-16 Technion researchers build pancreatic tissue with insulin-secreting cells to treat diabetes 0 None
2012-08-16 Science Exchange launches Reproducibility Initiative 0 None
2012-08-16 3SBio files APX001 IND application with SFDA in China 0 None
2012-08-16 New report finds difference in 2009 rural and urban substance abuse treatment admissions 0 None
2012-08-16 Microcystin present in Canadian lakes in every province 0 None
2012-08-16 Yo-yo dieting does not negatively affect metabolism or ability to lose weight long term 0 None
2012-08-16 Computer and web-based weight management programmes show promise against obesity 0 None
2012-08-16 Two studies examine psychological status of Fukushima workers after nuclear plant disaster 0 None
2012-08-16 Cancer patients with xerostomia can benefit from regenerative research 0 None
2012-08-15 Deep brain stimulation has important role in treating severe Tourette’s 0 None
2012-08-15 Couple therapy decreases PTSD symptoms and improves relationship 0 None
2012-08-15 TG2 plays a key role in serotonin deficiency associated with depression 0 None
2012-08-15 North Dakota State University student runs 400 miles to raise $10,000 for AARDA 0 None
2012-08-15 Addiction to morphine and heroin can be blocked via brain's immune response 1 2
2012-08-15 Novel device provides retina's neural code to restore normal vision 0 None
2012-08-15 Kessler Foundation investigates Ekso's new capabilities for autonomous use by people with SCI 0 None
2012-08-15 Blocking PHD2 oxygen sensor can render cancer treatments more effective 0 None
2012-08-15 Study examines shared traits of cancer cells and bacteria 0 None
2012-08-15 Proteonomix receives FDA approval to commence UMK-121 Phase 1 trial in end-stage liver disease 0 None
2012-08-15 ADHD in girls portends continuing problems, through early adulthood 0 5
2012-08-15 German children gain weight soon after entering elementary school 0 None
2012-08-15 Systematic approach to improve colorectal cancer screening rates 0 2
2012-08-15 Early stage breast cancer in older women: an interview with Dr. Benjamin Smith 0 3
2012-08-15 NICE guidelines for diabetes prevention welcomed by EKF Diagnostics 0 None
2012-08-15 Study to test how osteopathic treatment helps patients with COPD 0 None
2012-08-15 U of U researchers receive NIH grant to study cellular and molecular causes of blood clots 0 None
2012-08-15 Trial to test efficacy of NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System in people with Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2012-08-15 FDA requests Biovest to conduct second Phase III trial of BV301 for NHL 0 None
2012-08-15 George Washington University releases 'Obesity Drug Outcome Measures' 0 5
2012-08-15 Mindfulness meditation prevents feelings of loneliness 0 None
2012-08-15 Two papers may help identify gene variants that contribute to OCD or Tourette syndrome 0 None
2012-08-15 Combination of obatoclax and flavopiridol triggers multiple myeloma cell death 0 None
2012-08-15 CD4 T cells orchestrate inflammatory attack on the artery wall 0 None
2012-08-15 Tips to prevent aging 1 None
2012-08-15 New tool reveals surprising clues about how cancer cells respond to therapy 0 None
2012-08-15 Glioblastoma patients with modified PTEN have resistance to EGFR inhibitors 0 None
2012-08-15 Walking and cycling can benefit people with cancer 0 None
2012-08-15 Cathepsins may attack one another instead of the bodily proteins 0 None
2012-08-15 Compounds in cocoa may help decrease blood pressure 0 None
2012-08-15 Neurostimulator a significant step in treating sleep apnea 1 None
2012-08-15 It’s a no brainer – sports clubs urged to know concussion signs 0 None
2012-08-14 Heartburn and cancer: an interview with Mindy Mintz Mordecai 1 5
2012-08-14 Schizophrenia and the immune system: an interview with Prof Cyndi Shannon Weickert 3 5
2012-08-14 Vandetanib given for advanced differentiated thyroid cancer almost doubles progression free survival 0 None
2012-08-14 AstraZeneca enters agreement with Pfizer for OTC NEXIUM 0 None
2012-08-14 Latrepiridine reduces level of at least two neurodegeneration-related proteins in mice 0 None
2012-08-14 External stimulation impacts postnatal development of brain's white matter 0 None
2012-08-14 New type of medical imaging could help doctors spot tumors more quickly 0 None
2012-08-14 Mayo Clinic's Individualizing Medicine Conference to be held from Oct. 1-3 0 None
2012-08-14 National HCGNE announces $1.38M in awards to Claire M. Fagin Fellows, Patricia G. Archbold Scholars 0 None
2012-08-14 Tai Chi improves health and quality of life for COPD sufferers 0 None
2012-08-14 Targeting elevated HLX gene expression may treat acute myeloid leukemia 0 None
2012-08-14 Novel method identifies new oncogene that contributes to development of cancer 0 None
2012-08-14 UD professor part of NIH-funded project to create artificial salivary glands 0 None
2012-08-14 Study: Diabetes drugs increase patients' risk of bladder cancer 0 5
2012-08-14 Gadd45a protein plays a key role in skeletal muscle atrophy 0 None
2012-08-14 New class of drugs may prove useful in treating cancer and aging-associated disorders 0 None
2012-08-14 Pathway describes how alpha hydroxyl acids cause skin exfoliation 0 None
2012-08-14 Eating egg yolks accelerates atherosclerosis in a manner similar to smoking 0 None
2012-08-14 Researchers identify molecular pathway by which Notch regulates cell proliferation in lung cancer 0 None
2012-08-14 FDA extends PDUFA target action date for review of Santarus' UCERIS NDA 0 None
2012-08-14 BUSM part of Transthyretin Amyloidosis Cardiac Study 1 None
2012-08-14 Springer to publish book series in cooperation with The Breast Cancer Research Foundation 0 None
2012-08-13 Health law critically important to women; Expanding Medicaid could spur state education cuts; Misuse of antipsychotics in dementia patients 0 None
2012-08-13 FDA approves Intelliject's Auvi-Q for anaphylaxis 0 5
2012-08-13 Carnegie Mellon University awarded CURE grant by the Pennsylvania Department of Health 0 None
2012-08-13 CBIS initiates CS-TATI-1 GMP development plan 0 None
2012-08-13 Researchers identify new gene in Cornelia deLange syndrome 0 None
2012-08-13 Prestigious $2.5M NIH grant to continue work into creation of artificial salivary glands 0 None
2012-08-13 Twelve states currently have adult obesity rate above 30% 0 None
2012-08-13 Researchers discover gene mutations linked to spinocerebellar ataxia 0 None
2012-08-13 NYU Langone offers chance to participate in lung cancer early detection study 0 None
2012-08-13 Latrepirdine demonstrates new potential against neurodegenerative conditions 0 None
2012-08-13 Epigenetic factors involved in treatment-resistance to schizophrenia drugs 0 None
2012-08-13 Popular class of diabetes drugs increase risk for bladder cancer 0 None
2012-08-13 ALS risk markedly lower among alcohol consumers 0 None
2012-08-13 FDA extends PDUFA action date for NPS Gattex NDA 0 None
2012-08-13 Meritage commences OBS Phase 2 clinical trial for eosinophilic esophagitis 0 None
2012-08-13 Positive results from Acorda post-marketing commitment study of dalfampridine-ER for MS 0 None
2012-08-13 FDA clears Stryker’s Trevo Pro Retriever to treat acute ischemic stroke 0 None
2012-08-13 Researchers uncover how pathological cells activate themselves in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia 0 None
2012-08-13 Insight into ubiquitin system 0 5
2012-08-13 Radiation after lumpectomy helps prevent need for subsequent mastectomy in older women with early stage breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-13 Leukoaraiosis modifies brain function in the elderly 1 None
2012-08-13 Johns Hopkins CIDR receives NIH contract to study genetic diseases 0 None
2012-08-13 Scientists discover why major depression or chronic stress can cause loss of brain mass 0 None
2012-08-13 Research focuses on evolution of sex and gamete function 0 None
2012-08-12 Migraines not associated with cognitive decline 0 None
2012-08-12 Daily aspirin use may reduce overall cancer mortality 0 None
2012-08-12 Scientists take step toward developing blood test for Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-08-12 Combination therapy does not change safety and efficacy relationship of TORISEL for advanced RCC 0 None
2012-08-12 Genentech receives FDA approval for Lucentis to treat diabetic macular edema 1 None
2012-08-12 Guidebook for surgeons dealing with head and neck neoplasms 0 None
2012-08-12 Medicare payments for anemia drug too high; Feds seek fix to glitch that denies some hospitalized beneficiaries coverage for follow-up nursing home care 0 None
2012-08-10 Promising stem cell therapy may prevent osteoarthritis after joint injury 3 None
2012-08-10 Lucentis receives FDA approval for treatment of diabetic macular edema 0 None
2012-08-10 Resistant starch can help improve insulin sensitivity 0 None
2012-08-10 Oil derived from wild almond tree seeds may help fight obesity, diabetes 0 None
2012-08-10 Manipulating hormone-producing cells in the brain may help control blood sugar levels 0 None
2012-08-10 Molecular missteps disrupt brain function in adult-onset muscular dystrophy 0 5
2012-08-10 Less sleep leads to more offspring in male pectoral sandpipers 0 None
2012-08-10 FDA approved drug to treat Ph- acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2012-08-10 FDA approves Perrigo's ANDA for clobetasol propionate shampoo 0 None
2012-08-10 Nanofibers and VEGF hold promise for cardiovascular repair 0 None
2012-08-10 FDA approves Mylan's ANDA for generic Provigil 0 None
2012-08-10 Grapes reduce key risk factors for heart disease in men with metabolic syndrome 0 None
2012-08-10 Nematode worms help identify potential cancer targets 0 None
2012-08-10 Depressed patients at risk of developing peripheral artery disease 0 None
2012-08-10 Statins: cardiovascular benefits outweigh diabetes risk 0 None
2012-08-10 Anemia prevention in pregnancy: an interview with Juan Pablo Peña-Rosas, WHO 0 None
2012-08-09 Loyola to offer new radiotherapy system for cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-09 Normal weight teens who perceive themselves as fat are more likely to become obese 0 None
2012-08-09 Herceptin® could potentially be delivered via a standard injection 0 None
2012-08-09 Syrians in urgent need of life-saving medicines as fighting escalates, WHO warns 0 None
2012-08-09 Sirtuins help fight off obesity-linked diseases 0 None
2012-08-09 Link between chronic exposure to staph bacteria and risk of lupus 0 4
2012-08-09 Two major classes of brain cells repress neural activity in specific mathematical ways 0 None
2012-08-09 Clinical trials to test safety of 3K3A-APC in patients with ischemic stroke 0 None
2012-08-09 Researchers uncover new key player in amplifying stress in early stages of diabetes 0 None
2012-08-09 Novel model may allow clinicians to predict potential for recovery after SCI 0 None
2012-08-09 Mindfulness yoga may offer effective treatment for depressed new mothers 0 None
2012-08-09 Abacus, SurePoint Medical partner to offer diabetes-care plan for employers 0 None
2012-08-09 Scientists develop new way to study role of GABA-A receptors in various disorders 0 None
2012-08-09 Combination of two existing pharmaceutical drugs shows promise against cocaine addiction 0 None
2012-08-09 FDA approves label changes for Stryker Wingspan Stent System 0 None
2012-08-09 Study identifies a switch in cells that may help to kill tumors with heat 0 None
2012-08-09 Data from IMUC’s ICT-107 Phase I trial on glioblastoma multiforme accepted for publication 0 None
2012-08-09 CardioDx establishes coverage for Corus CAD gene expression test 0 None
2012-08-09 Theranostic imaging targets and tracks potent drug therapies to prostate cancer cells 0 None
2012-08-09 First study to examine relationship of risky content in alcohol ads to youth exposure 1 None
2012-08-09 Viewpoints: Dubious ad on Romney's role in cancer death; British health plan has problems of its own 0 None
2012-08-09 MedPage Today, CollabRx sign license agreement for Oncology Next 0 None
2012-08-09 The ALS Association announces new grants to support research on Lou Gehrig's Disease 0 None
2012-08-09 New report examines detrimental impact of building materials and products on asthma 0 None
2012-08-09 Educational programs, increased physician collaboration can reduce inappropriate CCTA use 0 None
2012-08-09 One third of all post-partum women exhibit some symptoms of PTSD 0 None
2012-08-09 Alfa Wassermann, Salix enter license agreement for EIR formulation of rifaximin 0 3
2012-08-09 Active Biotech, Teva to commence third Phase III study of laquinimod for RRMS 1 5
2012-08-09 VA agrees to move forward on CT screening for veterans at high risk for lung cancer 0 None
2012-08-09 AbilTo, Aetna announce new program to help members with diabetes combat depression 0 None
2012-08-09 Amgen announces decision to stop ganitumab Phase 3 trial in advanced pancreatic cancer 0 None
2012-08-09 Lightlake announces final data from naloxone nasal spray Phase II study on Binge Eating Disorder 0 None
2012-08-09 FDA approves Codman’s MEDSTREAM Programmable Infusion System 1 None
2012-08-08 Prostate cancer cells can be killed by theranostic imaging without harming healthy cells 0 None
2012-08-08 Strategies that encourage lifestyle modifications could help manage hypertension 0 None
2012-08-08 Advanced Radiology to offer Amyvid for detection of AD 0 None
2012-08-08 AT&T and Alere Health partner to deliver DiabetesManager 0 None
2012-08-08 Omeros completes enrollment in first of two OMS103HP Phase 3 meniscectomy trials 0 None
2012-08-08 HCRI announces successful completion of randomization in DAPT Study 0 None
2012-08-08 Patients in clinical trials of new targeted cancer therapies appear to have lower risk of side-effects 0 None
2012-08-08 Global market value of Alzheimer's disease therapeutics could soar to $8 billion: GEN 0 None
2012-08-08 About half of adults with type 2 diabetes experience acute and chronic pain 0 None
2012-08-08 Statins and diabetes both increase cataract risk 0 None
2012-08-08 Stroma plays an important role in regulating spread of cancer cells 0 None
2012-08-08 Study examines trends in serum lipid concentrations among U.S. children and adolescents 0 None
2012-08-08 Thomson Reuters abstracting and indexing services accept Elsevier’s PM&R for coverage 0 None
2012-08-08 Scientists discover important neural mechanism underlying dyslexia 0 None
2012-08-08 Neutral-pressure IV connector eliminates catheter-related bloodstream infections in cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-08 New clinical trial to study how worm eggs may relieve symptoms of ulcerative colitis 1 None
2012-08-08 Study compares mortality rates among RA patients treated with individual TNF inhibitors 0 None
2012-08-08 Tips to avoid and cope with kidney stones 0 None
2012-08-08 Certain patterns of brain activity may help predict kids at risk of heavy drinking 0 None
2012-08-08 Study reports new potential NOX inhibitor therapy for liver fibrosis 0 None
2012-08-08 Studies identify genetic mutations that play important roles in startle disease 0 None
2012-08-08 Normal-weight adults with new-onset diabetes have higher mortality rate 0 None
2012-08-08 Elimination diet may help manage cow's milk protein allergy in infants 0 None
2012-08-08 New research hopes to uncover mystery behind breast cancer metastasis 0 None
2012-08-08 Variations in RORA gene can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder 0 None
2012-08-08 New class of drugs reduces adverse effects of cellular damage from cancer chemotherapy 0 None
2012-08-08 Corticosteroids show no clinical benefit in treating acute sinusitis 0 None
2012-08-08 IOF to hold major osteoporosis meeting from December 13-16 in Malaysia 0 None
2012-08-07 USPTO issues patent to Aeterna Zentaris’ AEZS-130 oral test for AGHD 0 None
2012-08-07 Mylan receives final FDA approval for Montelukast Sodium Tablets ANDA 0 None
2012-08-07 Cannabis-based medications prove effective in relieving pain 0 None
2012-08-07 Post-discharge stroke coaching can help patients with their medications or recovery 0 5
2012-08-07 Study suggests race-specific cutoff points for a diabetes diagnostic test 0 None
2012-08-07 Schizophrenia may be linked to immune function 1 None
2012-08-07 Researchers discover genetic cause of type VII mucopolysaccharidosis in Brazilian Terriers 0 None
2012-08-07 Children of U.S.-born Latina women more likely to develop retinoblastoma 0 None
2012-08-07 High mold count signals dangerous air quality warning in Chicago 0 None
2012-08-07 Astrocytes help reduce damaging effects of epilepsy 0 5
2012-08-07 NYUCN professor to investigate efficacy of Acu/Moxa in managing irritable bowel syndrome 0 None
2012-08-07 Scientists discover biological marker that may help identify patients’ response to antidepressants 0 None
2012-08-07 Minorities more at risk of being impacted by ER crowding 0 None
2012-08-07 Underinsured CVD patients die sooner, irrespective of race 0 None
2012-08-07 Geisel professor concerned about steroid abuse by adolescents 0 None
2012-08-07 UV dosimeter technology helps prevent over-exposure to the sun 0 None
2012-08-07 Blood levels of IL-6 protein may also serve as red flag for relapse in schizophrenia patients 0 None
2012-08-07 Researchers identify myostatin as potential therapeutic target for muscular disorders 1 None
2012-08-07 Novartis’ pasireotide offers symptom relief for patients with advanced neuroendocrine tumors 0 None
2012-08-07 New analysis provides overall genetic fingerprint of various Jewish subpopulations 0 None
2012-08-07 Workers with disabilities more likely to experience injuries 0 None
2012-08-07 Investing in improved quality of care can reduce costs for patients with diabetes 0 None
2012-08-07 Obesity in mothers affects growth of children 0 None
2012-08-07 Study investigates role of inflammation in ALS mouse model 0 None
2012-08-07 Scripps Florida scientists to identify and develop new therapeutic approaches against cancers 0 None
2012-08-07 Changes in monocytes are biomarker for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 0 None
2012-08-07 Link between cardiac catheterizations and risk of stroke 0 None
2012-08-07 Fainting appears to have strong genetic predisposition 0 None
2012-08-07 Topline results from Janssen bapineuzumab Phase 3 trial on mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-08-06 Heartburn can cause cancer: New guide for patients 0 None
2012-08-06 Wellcome Trust grants £1.6 million Translation Award for development of more effective radiotherapy 0 None
2012-08-06 New Translational Oncology Program at University of Michigan 0 None
2012-08-06 Older adults with head trauma over a weekend more likely to die 0 None
2012-08-06 Mutations in Ras gene alone may not cause tumours 0 None
2012-08-06 Human-derived breast cancer xenografts allow revolution in individualized cancer care 0 None
2012-08-06 CPRIT awards $48.2 million in new grants to investigators at UT Southwestern Medical Center 0 None
2012-08-06 Previously uncharacterized protein dramatically influences inflammation 0 None
2012-08-06 Death risk increases with 'excessive' CABG surgery waiting times 0 None
2012-08-06 Novel multireceptor-targeted somatostatin analogue found effective against neuroendocrine tumors 0 None
2012-08-06 IOF, PAOS invite medical professionals to attend CME-accredited meeting in Jordan 0 None
2012-08-06 FDA grants 510(k) clearance to VICTUS Femtosecond Laser Platform 0 None
2012-08-06 New research center to expedite study of gene transfer approach 0 None
2012-08-06 Common anti-angina drug may help protect the heart against carbon monoxide poisoning 0 None
2012-08-06 Rexahn announces completion of RX-3117 exploratory Phase I clinical trial in cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-06 Qualitest confirms launch of generic Singulair Tablets for asthma and allergic rhinitis 0 None
2012-08-06 NeoGenomics introduces new molecular assay that detects SF3B1 gene mutations 0 None
2012-08-06 Nanobiotix, PharmaEngine partner to develop NBTXR3 for cancer 0 None
2012-08-06 Nanobiotix, PharmaEngine partner to commercialize NBTXR3 for soft tissue sarcoma 0 None
2012-08-06 TWi Pharmaceuticals completes AC-201 phase II study on type II diabetes 0 None
2012-08-06 Clovis Oncology, Foundation Medicine enter diagnostic collaboration 0 None
2012-08-06 Common ragweed may induce airways irritation through terpenoids 0 None
2012-08-06 Scientists identify key factor that drives resistance to cancer drug 0 None
2012-08-06 Associate director of Clinical Genetics receives Angelo DiGeorge Medal of Honor 0 None
2012-08-06 Astellas announces closure of Urogenix research facility 0 None
2012-08-06 Study focuses on factors related to obesity in nurses with adverse work schedules 0 None
2012-08-06 Prior contralateral amputation predicts outcomes after LEB for critical limb ischemia 0 None
2012-08-06 Computerized brain fitness program improves memory and language skills in older adults 0 None
2012-08-06 New sequencing approach can provide more effective method of BRCA1/2 mutational analysis 0 None
2012-08-06 Neutrophils play an unexpected role in mediating insulin resistance 0 2
2012-08-06 Researchers make major advance in efforts to regenerate damaged hearts 0 None
2012-08-06 Novartis, Penn partner to study and commercialize novel cellular immunotherapies for cancer 0 None
2012-08-06 TAU research identifies protein group that may kick-start allergic reactions 0 None
2012-08-06 First generic versions of Singulair receive FDA approval for treatment of asthma, allergies 0 None
2012-08-06 Sanofi-aventis receives FDA approval for Zaltrap to treat colorectal cancer 0 None
2012-08-03 Similar molecular pathways involved in intellectual disability due to Fragile X and Down syndromes 0 None
2012-08-03 'Fight' between bacteria in the intestines linked to chronic disease 1 None
2012-08-03 Potential new drug to treat common inherited kidney disease 0 None
2012-08-03 New role for oncogenic signaling pathway in embryonic stem cell self-renewal 0 None
2012-08-03 TAT-ARC fusion protein helps treat acute liver failure 0 None
2012-08-03 Allergies may reduce risk of brain cancer 0 None
2012-08-03 AD hits hardest among people in their 60s and 70s 0 None
2012-08-03 Mechanism provides beneficial characteristics of energy-burning brown fat to white fat 0 None
2012-08-03 Strawberry extract protects against UVA rays 0 None
2012-08-03 Sta Op Tegen Kanker International Translational Cancer Research Grant recipients announced 0 None
2012-08-03 Clinicians need to discuss disorders of consciousness with ethical sensitivity 0 None
2012-08-03 Goals of curtailing sales of tobacco to underage youth continue to be met 0 None
2012-08-03 Depression in kidney cancer patients associated with survival and inflammatory gene regulation 0 None
2012-08-03 Advice to stay active promotes recovery in patients with low back pain 0 None
2012-08-03 Survey results of adoption and implementation of therapeutic hypothermia in hospitals 0 None
2012-08-03 HSF1 increases expression of chaperones and supports cancer metastasis 0 5
2012-08-03 New insights into process of eye-size control in zebrafish 0 None
2012-08-03 UI Hospital implants NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System in a patient with ALS 0 None
2012-08-03 Researchers identify how telomerase is recruited to chromosome ends 0 None
2012-08-03 Researchers uncover 9 new genes associated with bone health 0 None
2012-08-03 Empathetic children more likely to effectively manage stress, behave prosocially 0 None
2012-08-03 Foods high in sugar and fat could have addictive properties 0 None
2012-08-03 SAGE Labs, Autism Speaks expand partnership to create first rat models for translational research 0 None
2012-08-03 Anacardic acid can rescue some ALS phenotypes in vitro 0 None
2012-08-03 Myc-directed repression of tristetraprolin important for development and maintenance of cancer 0 None
2012-08-03 Fatty acid synthase provides new target for treatment of obesity and diabetes 0 None
2012-08-03 New method could increase number of genetic components in synthetic biologists' toolkit 0 None
2012-08-03 Iced tea can lead to formation of kidney stones 0 None
2012-08-03 Researchers develop robotic companion and intelligent home environment for elderly people 0 None
2012-08-03 Weill Cornell Medical College receives NCATS grant to fund Clinical and Translational Science Center 0 None
2012-08-03 Caffeine may ease movement symptoms of Parkinson's 0 None
2012-08-03 Researchers develop improved expert system for diagnosis of thyroid disease 0 None
2012-08-03 Scientists link some cases of Essential Tremor to specific genetic problem 0 None
2012-08-03 Healthpoint Biotherapeutics announces results from HP802-247 Phase 2b trial on venous leg ulcers 0 None
2012-08-02 Access to dental care alone is not sufficient to meet oral health needs of adults with I/DD 0 4
2012-08-02 Study analyzes drop-out rates and predictors of attrition within adult weight management program 0 None
2012-08-02 Six hospitals join CoC ProvenCare Lung Cancer Collaborative 0 None
2012-08-02 Combination of sitagliptin and lansoprazole offers clinical benefits for T1D patients 0 None
2012-08-02 IHME study identifies discrepancies between national surveys that track obesity 0 None
2012-08-02 BMC to implement and evaluate opioid risk reduction model in primary care settings 0 None
2012-08-02 Ginger muscles in on diabetes 0 3
2012-08-02 Train-Match-Fit-Streamline uses 11 factors to quickly pair likely drugs and diseases 0 3
2012-08-02 Strong oppositional behaviors associated with drug abuse among children 0 1
2012-08-02 Curcumin emerges as prime candidate for less expensive AD treatment 0 None
2012-08-02 New insight into why glioblastoma multiforme recurs in adults 0 None
2012-08-02 Most incidences of shoulder joint instability are due to traumatic contact injuries 0 None
2012-08-02 Adult human brain remarkably malleable and capable of new feats 0 None
2012-08-02 Starvation drives methamphetamine-related death in fruit flies 0 None
2012-08-02 B-cell substances may play a role in MS progression 0 None
2012-08-02 Financial viability of Social Security is in jeopardy because of outdated forecasting methods 0 None
2012-08-02 Possible molecular link between circadian rhythm disturbances and increased inflammatory response 0 None
2012-08-02 Scientists discover critical molecular switch that regulates autophagy 0 None
2012-08-02 New FDA risk management plan aims to reduce opioid abuse in the U.S. 0 None
2012-08-02 Medical staff struggle to spot problem drinkers unless they are already intoxicated 0 None
2012-08-02 Three papers focus on nucleosomes and may help uncover the rules governing gene transcription 0 None
2012-08-02 'Global brain connectivity' explains 10% of variance in individual intelligence 0 None
2012-08-02 Researchers discover genetic process that can restore function to a CF defective protein 0 None
2012-08-02 Diacetyl intensifies damaging effects of beta-amyloid proteins linked to Alzheimer's 0 5
2012-08-02 Cataract surgery reduces rate of fractures in older patients with vision loss 0 None
2012-08-02 Women with vulvodynia more likely to also have other chronic pain conditions 0 None
2012-08-02 Researchers unlock genetic secrets of peripheral T-cell lymphomas 0 None
2012-08-02 MLK3 protein critical driver of breast cancer cell migration and invasion 0 None
2012-08-02 Caffeine may help control movement in people with Parkinson's 0 None
2012-08-01 Exercise reduces symptoms of depression in patients with chronic heart failure 0 None
2012-08-01 Patients with multiple colorectal adenomas may carry germline mutations in APC or MUTYH genes 0 None
2012-08-01 Link between skeletal development and Fraser syndrome deafness in mammals 0 None
2012-08-01 Medical debt collection company settles suit with Minnesota 0 None
2012-08-01 People with diabetes, hypertension and hyperlipidemia have difficultly managing all 3 conditions 0 4
2012-08-01 Scientists identify biological mechanism that may be responsible for icy extremities 0 None
2012-08-01 APA Convention to highlight new research in personality and social psychology 0 None
2012-08-01 Heart pumping exercises may reduce risk of dementia and mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2012-08-01 Researchers develop bioactive coating that actively suppresses brain's immune response 0 None
2012-08-01 Study explains why patients with sinusitis sneeze more often than others 0 None
2012-08-01 Flightless molecule may help control spread of cancer from one tissue to another 0 None
2012-08-01 U of I professor develops new algorithm for dietitians 0 None
2012-08-01 Miami Project to Cure Paralysis receives FDA permission to begin Phase 1 trial 1 None
2012-08-01 Orc1 mutations may explain pathology in manifestations of Meier-Gorlin syndrome 0 None
2012-08-01 Research supports ability of some herbal agents against sunburn 0 None
2012-08-01 Around 1.4 million of Americans with celiac disease are unaware of it 0 None
2012-08-01 Older Medicare patients have reduced risk of hip fracture following cataract surgery 0 None
2012-08-01 Study: 150 million adults suffer from sleep-related problems across developing world 0 None
2012-08-01 MDxHealth’s Irvine, California and CLIA laboratory receive CAP accreditation 0 None
2012-08-01 Researchers discover new approach to treat two lethal metastatic cancers 0 None
2012-08-01 Chk1 gene alone is sufficient to kill cancer cells 1 5
2012-08-01 Only 19% of seniors with lung disease quit smoking within two years 0 None
2012-08-01 Freiburg scientist receives ERC Starting Grant for NutrImmune project 0 None
2012-08-01 Head impacts, concussions may speed up brain's natural aging process 0 None
2012-08-01 New drug may be useful in treating long QT syndrome 0 None
2012-08-01 People with mental health problems have lower life expectancy 0 None
2012-08-01 Study aims to raise awareness of nerve transfer surgery among health care providers 0 None


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