Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Research News Stories - April 2010

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2010-04-30 Kidney transplant recipients have higher risk of cancer: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-30 Study offers link between force of acceleration in roller coasters and common ear injury 0 None
2010-04-30 Rigel Pharmaceuticals receives 2010 Innovators Award of Excellence 0 None
2010-04-30 Skin-colored hospital gowns can help detect cyanosis 0 None
2010-04-30 UGA, Emory researchers awarded $1.9M grant to study role of regular exercise in attenuating drug abuse 0 None
2010-04-30 Liver transplant recipients develop premature immune senescence: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-30 UCLA researchers show risks associated with heavy drinking among elderly adults 0 None
2010-04-30 Researchers use healthy person's complete genome sequence to predict risk for dozens of diseases 0 None
2010-04-30 Whole-genome analysis may play future role in clinical medicine: Study 0 None
2010-04-30 Jumping elements in primates may have important consequences for studies of human genetic diseases 0 None
2010-04-30 Male and female babies respond to stress during pregnancy differently 1 None
2010-04-30 Practicing NPIs may help limit transmission of pandemic flu: Study 0 None
2010-04-30 NWO awards 31 grants in Investment Subsidy NWO Medium programme 0 None
2010-04-30 Low vitamin D levels may be associated with physical disability, cognitive impairment in MS patients 0 None
2010-04-30 Novavax reports positive results from Phase II study of trivalent VLP influenza vaccine in older adults 0 None
2010-04-30 Researchers study effects of low-moderate alcohol consumption on bone health in women 0 None
2010-04-30 New data on Cimzia for Crohn’s Disease treatment to be demonstrated at DDW 2010 0 None
2010-04-30 Daily intake of vitamin E may help improve fatty liver disease: Study 0 None
2010-04-30 Dietary changes may help alleviate celiac disease, says study 0 None
2010-04-30 Tel Aviv scientist uncovers a new way of detecting multiple sclerosis 0 None
2010-04-30 Study promises a new treatment for cancer 0 None
2010-04-29 Eliminating inherent drug resistance in tuberculosis 0 None
2010-04-29 PMC Canada puts latest Canadian health research at fingertips of researchers 0 None
2010-04-29 Preventing HPV infection could slow HIV epidemic, say researchers 0 None
2010-04-29 Panel finds insufficient evidence to support preventive measures for cognitive decline, Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-04-29 Air pollution can damage heart and lead to increased risk of heart disease: Study 0 None
2010-04-29 Most parents restrict playtime activities for asthmatic children 0 None
2010-04-29 Tart cherries reduce inflammation and risk of heart disease, says study 0 None
2010-04-29 New theory on muscle and bone diseases 0 None
2010-04-29 Hand-clapping song activity has positive effect on children: Study 0 None
2010-04-29 Elderly and whites seek alternative therapies for pain relief: Study 0 None
2010-04-29 Higher the blood cholesterol level, greater the risk of atherosclerosis: Study 0 3
2010-04-29 Small piece of RNA plays big role in development of IPF: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-29 Normal BMI, regular exercise protect against musculoskeletal symptoms 0 None
2010-04-29 NIDCR awards Selenium $912,943 grant for development of antimicrobial dental devices and water lines 0 None
2010-04-29 Presence and type of cirrhosis complications are strong predictors of mortality: Study 0 None
2010-04-29 Researchers examine how diagnosis of Fibromyalgia can affect marriages 0 None
2010-04-29 Blind and sighted individuals have similar smell perception 0 None
2010-04-29 Combination of antibiotics can cure Chlamydia-induced ReA: Study 0 None
2010-04-29 New study reinforces urgent need for life-saving vaccines in Africa 0 None
2010-04-29 New research indicates Canadians live longer than Americans 0 None
2010-04-29 Lycera to advance discovery, development efforts with second tranche of $11 million Series A financing 0 None
2010-04-28 Many Americans aren't taking necessary steps to protect against diabetes: Study 0 None
2010-04-28 Research finding sheds more light on the workings of lateral PFC 0 None
2010-04-28 Building motivation may be effective means of promoting adherence, weight loss: Study 0 None
2010-04-28 New study links psychopathy to frontal lobe dysfunction 0 4.8
2010-04-28 Distinct gender differences underlying risks for abuse of prescription pain drugs: Study 0 None
2010-04-28 FDHN announces 2010 AGA Research Scholars 0 None
2010-04-28 Study examines potential health benefits of DCT 0 None
2010-04-28 Rare neuroscience looks at how strong identification with racial group affects empathy 0 None
2010-04-28 Study evaluates cost benefits of new interventions for treating, preventing PDN and PHN 0 None
2010-04-28 GE Healthcare joins TRIL Centre as second industry partner 0 None
2010-04-28 FXR can slow proliferation of tamoxifen-resistant breast cancer cells: Study 0 None
2010-04-28 Cancer-related expenditures increase faster than any other area of health care: JAMA 0 None
2010-04-28 Potential new treatment for osteonecrosis 0 1
2010-04-28 IMB awards manufacturer licenses to PPD’s Athlone facility 0 None
2010-04-28 Researchers participate in national multi-center trial comparing treatments for diabetic macular edema 0 None
2010-04-28 Researchers develop new diagnostic approach to fight against Chagas disease 0 None
2010-04-28 Study: Lower blood oxygen levels can lead to heart abnormalities in children with sickle cell disease 0 None
2010-04-28 Transplanted pig cells may bring relief from insulin injections in type I diabetics 0 4
2010-04-28 Head- and neck-cancer patients who continue to smoke during radiation therapy have poorer overall survival 0 None
2010-04-28 Dietary MSC can help reset cell's biological clock to prevent development of breast cancer: Study 0 None
2010-04-28 Five-minute screening test could cut risk of developing bowel cancer: Research 0 3
2010-04-28 Laughter is truly the best medicine says new research 0 5
2010-04-28 University of Granada researcher designs reliable method to diagnose fibromyalgia 0 None
2010-04-27 Whole grains in diet translate to multiple health benefits: says research 0 None
2010-04-27 Better vision ahead for many diabetic retinopathy patients 0 None
2010-04-27 Johns Hopkins School of Medicine to collaborate with New York Stem Cell Foundation 0 None
2010-04-27 Cellular IPOD plays role in prion biology 0 5
2010-04-27 Study: Cigarette smoking, fructose consumption can worsen NAFLD 0 None
2010-04-27 European commission's FP7 programme allocated euro 6.10 billion 0 None
2010-04-27 IBS patients treated with cognitive behavior therapy have positive response: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Pericytes may use mechanical forces to initiate angiogenesis: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-27 Disadvantaged urban preschoolers more likely to struggle on playgrounds, athletic fields: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Patients with most severe form of prostatitis show signs for periodontitis: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-27 Study links progression of lethal type of brain tumor with reduced expression of immune system genes 0 None
2010-04-27 Health care costs of abused women change from year to year after abuse ends: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 SAFC to invest $6.25M for creating 'Center of Excellence' for dry powder media manufacturing 0 None
2010-04-27 Men with erectile dysfunction, low testosterone at higher risk of death from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2010-04-27 Evotec to receive EUR 1.5M from German BMBF for advancing H3 receptor antagonist programme 0 None
2010-04-27 Researchers suggest association between mood and chocolate 0 None
2010-04-27 Tel Aviv University researcher maps drug target to wipe pain away 1 None
2010-04-27 Study suggests potential ingredient in rice for prevention of cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2010-04-27 Black children with chronic kidney disease have severe anemia than white children: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Two new studies highlight benefits of drinking 100% fruit juice 0 None
2010-04-27 High incidence of MDS among seniors, elderly at increased risk of premature death: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Phytonutrient intake may help decrease risk for certain chronic diseases: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Regular exercise speeds learning, improves blood flow to the brain: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Nitration and allergy 0 None
2010-04-27 Sportspeople warned: alcohol will affect recovery 0 None
2010-04-27 Chocolate and depression? 0 None
2010-04-26 Factors of hormone metabolism may make African-Americans more susceptible: Study 0 None
2010-04-26 Caltech biologists offer new insight into causes of IBD and colon cancer 0 4.7
2010-04-26 Cytovance Biologics, Selexys Pharmaceutical announce collaboration for Anti-PSGL-1 therapeutic agent 0 None
2010-04-26 Grape-enriched diet prevents risk factors for metabolic syndrome: Researchers 0 5
2010-04-26 Life Technologies debuts Invitrogen MAGic Sample Processor for addressing reproducibility challenges 0 None
2010-04-26 Researchers synthesize metal compounds that can be effective in treatment of cancer 0 None
2010-04-26 Long telomeres in non-demented adults and seniors associated with poorer memory: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-26 Odors classified into groups by discrete activity states of neuronal circuits: Scientists 0 None
2010-04-26 U.S. DOE awards Verenium additional $4.9M for development of cellulosic ethanol biorefinery plants 0 None
2010-04-26 Anacor Pharmaceuticals, MMV partner to discover and develop promising new malaria therapeutics 0 None
2010-04-26 Promising research on cryptosporidiosis could lead to effective treatment: Brandeis University biochemist 0 None
2010-04-26 Middle-school children restricted to R-rated movies less likely to start drinking: Study 0 None
2010-04-26 Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute presents new findings on heart transplantation rejection factors 0 None
2010-04-26 Charles River Laboratories International, WuXi PharmaTech sign definitive agreement to combine 0 None
2010-04-26 Serum cortisol levels linked with increased mortality in patients with ACS: Research 0 None
2010-04-25 Genes that predispose to smoking behavior and lung cancer identified: More reason to quit say researchers 0 None
2010-04-25 World’s largest study on the safety of using mobile phones 0 None
2010-04-24 Personal risk of developing prostate cancer increases when more direct relatives are affected 0 None
2010-04-24 Highlights from AACE 19th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress 0 None
2010-04-24 Psychological acupuncture successful in reducing food cravings in obese people: Study 0 5
2010-04-24 Overweight adolescent children tend to follow weight-control strategies of their parents: Study 0 None
2010-04-24 19.6% of completed stroke trials not published in full 0 None
2010-04-24 Presidio Pharmaceuticals, Numerate conclude collaboration to discover new compounds targeting HCV 0 None
2010-04-24 CAT may improve QOL in pediatric oncology patients undergoing therapy: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-24 McGill researchers receive $1.7M for 10 cutting-edge research projects 0 None
2010-04-24 Study finds prevalence of psychiatric disorders in extremely preterm survivors 0 None
2010-04-24 LFA felicitates Yale University professor on receipt of US DoD's PRMRP research grant 0 None
2010-04-23 Facet Solutions announces data from ACADIA lumbar stenosis pilot study 0 5
2010-04-23 Study: 28.8% of CAD patients who fails to undergo complete revascularization face higher mortality rate 0 None
2010-04-23 NREF announces fellowship funding for 2010-2011 0 None
2010-04-23 People who provide care to family members with dementia experience stress, depression: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-23 Patients more likely to change diet with written plan combined with counseling calls 0 None
2010-04-23 Researchers take major step to predict adverse drug reactions using genetic information 0 None
2010-04-23 Research associates diabetes with atrial fibrillation 1 3
2010-04-23 UIC College of Dentistry awarded $10M federal grant to upgrade research facilities 0 None
2010-04-23 Techniques to protect organs during bypass surgery impair autoregulation, increase risk of stroke: Study 0 None
2010-04-23 Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals announces new TGEM Rat Model product line 0 None
2010-04-23 Mayo Clinic study finds changes in tissue damage throughout the course of MS 0 None
2010-04-23 Waxman Foundation honors molecular biologist Alan Ashworth with the David T. Workman Memorial Award 0 None
2010-04-23 COSMOS project launched to investigate link between use of mobile phones and health problems 0 None
2010-04-23 isrp awarded $16M grant to study health effects of environmental pollutants 0 None
2010-04-23 BUSM professor receives Individual Biomedical Research Award 0 None
2010-04-23 Sleep improves memory 0 None
2010-04-23 Physical exercise and computer use may help protect against mild cognitive impairment: Mayo Clinic 0 None
2010-04-23 Young workers who have trouble with sleep issues more likely to quit shiftwork: Study 0 None
2010-04-22 FDA announces draft guidance expanding transparency, disclosure in conflict of interest waivers 0 None
2010-04-22 Helen F. Graham Cancer Center at Christiana Care receives $2.8M to extend cancer research 0 None
2010-04-22 KSERA research project focuses on COPD patients 0 5
2010-04-22 Syntagon contract research organisation announces strategic pricing initiative 0 None
2010-04-22 New studies on cancer prevention presented at 101st AACR Annual Meeting 2010 0 None
2010-04-22 GUMC researchers awarded grant to discover and develop new smoking cessation drugs 0 None
2010-04-22 COX-2 expression not an adequate independent prognostic factor: Research 0 None
2010-04-22 Study links maternal height to children's health outcomes 0 None
2010-04-22 Patient-physician compatibility affects adherence to doctor's orders, patient's health status: Study 0 None
2010-04-22 Children born very early have abnormal lung function: U.K. researchers 0 None
2010-04-22 Study analyzes effects of untimely and sudden parental death on childhood development 0 None
2010-04-22 No more needles for vaccines – a two minute Nanopatch may suffice, say researchers 0 4
2010-04-22 People with vitiligo may have less risk of developing malignant melanoma: Research 0 4
2010-04-22 Mammographic density is one of the strongest predictors of breast cancer risk: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-22 OPAL study: Fish oil supplements offer no benefits for cognitive function in older people 0 None
2010-04-21 Researchers detect link between alcohol consumption, cancer and aging 0 3
2010-04-21 Biomagnetics Diagnostics receives commitment for clinical validation testing in India for malaria, TB diagnosis 0 None
2010-04-21 Posit Science challenges BBC study on cognitive training programs 0 4
2010-04-21 Ajinomoto AminoScience introduces new resource for peptides 0 None
2010-04-21 Receiving cochlear implant before 18 months of age improves child's ability to hear: Study 0 None
2010-04-21 Study investigates potential long-term effects of maternal stature on offspring mortality 0 None
2010-04-21 A*STAR's BMRC and SIgN award grants for twelve research projects on infectious diseases and immunology 0 None
2010-04-21 Contrary to previous studies, people with Moebius syndrome lead successful lives 0 4.5
2010-04-21 New research shows mercury levels are higher in some tuna species 0 None
2010-04-21 Simcyp wins Queen's Award for Enterprise for innovative research and development 0 None
2010-04-21 Study identifies the source of inherent noise in HIV gene expression 0 None
2010-04-21 Children with developmental regression at increased risk for more severe autism: Study 0 None
2010-04-21 Hearing tests needed for children 0 None
2010-04-21 Relative importance of genetic factors is low in tinnitus, says new research 0 None
2010-04-21 Listening to personal music players can induce hearing loss 0 None
2010-04-21 Scientists suggest link between well-cooked meat and increased risk of bladder cancer 0 None
2010-04-21 EMEA PDCO recommends Cell Therapeutics to submit updated Pediatric Investigation Plan for pixantrone 0 None
2010-04-21 CSTE receives $1M gift from NFL to research long-term effects of repetitive brain trauma in football players 0 None
2010-04-21 Mental exercises: do they work? 0 None
2010-04-21 Higher consumption of added sugars in processed foods associated with lower levels of HDL-C: Study 0 None
2010-04-21 Prenatal exposure to pollutants can affect children's cognitive development: CCCEH study 0 None
2010-04-21 DiscoveryBioMed awarded NIH SBIR Phase 1 grant to discover and develop anti-inflammatory phytochemicals 0 None
2010-04-21 High BMI can raise risk of postmenopausal breast cancer 0 None
2010-04-21 Added sugars in diet related to high cholesterol and increased risk of heart disease, say researchers 0 None
2010-04-21 Cold, dry weather linked to increased risk of prostate cancer: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-21 Prevention is key to minimize choking hazards among young children 0 None
2010-04-21 Patients dismissed from hospital with noncardiac chest pain continue to experience cardiac events: Study 0 None
2010-04-21 Obesity related FTO gene linked to Alzheimer’s disease. 1 1
2010-04-21 Stereotypes can influence the way people behave 0 5
2010-04-21 Cannabis users are at risk for developing anxiety and mood disorders: CAMH study 0 3.5
2010-04-21 Researchers identify potential drug target for treatment of Alzheimer's disease 0 4
2010-04-20 ForteBio introduces new Octet QK(e) instrumentation system 0 2
2010-04-20 AMRI extends and expands research collaboration with CHDI Foundation 0 None
2010-04-20 UMDNJ researchers receive $2.1M, four-year grant from National Cancer Institute 0 None
2010-04-20 Affymetrix introduces new service for obtaining allele-specific copy number data from FFPE samples 0 None
2010-04-20 Ovale malaria is two similar but distinct species that do not reproduce with each other: Research 0 None
2010-04-20 Blood test to determine inflammation levels in body may help assess colon cancer risk: Study 0 5
2010-04-20 Researchers find no correlation between AED drug load and number of adverse effects in epileptic patients 0 None
2010-04-20 Researchers evaluate probiotics' curative effects for treating ulcerative colitis 0 None
2010-04-20 Artificial human skin with dermis made from fibrin-agarose biomaterial 0 None
2010-04-20 Severe and necrotizing AP characterized by depletion of circulating lymphocytes 0 None
2010-04-20 Certain genetic mutations lead to Type 1 diabetes: The Scripps Research Institute 1 None
2010-04-20 Basal ganglia and cerebellum linked together to form integrated functional network: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-20 Screening rates for skin cancer low among middle-aged and older Caucasian adults: CINJ study 0 None
2010-04-20 S1P5 may serve as future strategy in biotherapy for esophageal cancer: Study 0 None
2010-04-20 Meat cooked at high temperatures increases risk of developing bladder cancer 0 None
2010-04-20 KIKA Clinical Solutions, Carestream Health announce strategic knowledge transfer program 0 None
2010-04-20 Researchers use genistein to improve outlook of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2010-04-20 Prognosis for IPMN depends on presence of extra-pancreatic cancer: Research 0 1
2010-04-20 IGF-IR plays role in proliferation and motility of pancreatic cancer cell lines: Research 0 None
2010-04-20 Even modest weight loss brings many health benefits 0 None
2010-04-20 Epileptic activity in brain can affect language development in children: Sahlgrenska Academy 0 None
2010-04-20 Viral Genetics relocates research facilities to Georgetown 0 None
2010-04-20 New research shows link between infection-related diseases and risk of cancer 0 None
2010-04-20 HAMLET substance found in breast milk can kill cancer cells: Researchers 0 5
2010-04-20 Bruker launches new compact, high field NMR magnet series 0 None
2010-04-19 PRA International expands clinical research operations to New Zealand 0 None
2010-04-19 Methotrexate therapy not recommended beyond 6 months after remission: JAMA 0 None
2010-04-19 Hidden neuronal circuit that modulates sensory perception under stress identified 0 3
2010-04-19 Exposure to dust after WTC collapse impairs ability to detect odors and sense irritants 0 None
2010-04-19 Study reveals increased risk for cancer among Latino populations 0 None
2010-04-19 Researchers reveal new switch to Salmonella bacteria: Science 0 None
2010-04-19 EOS shows better image quality compared to CR x-ray system: Clinical study 0 None
2010-04-19 Study shows ultrathin flexible implants can effectively record brain activity 0 4
2010-04-19 EORTC 30904 study: Conservative surgery not inferior to radical renal surgery 0 None
2010-04-19 Milwaukee child care directors unnecessarily send mild illness children home: Study 0 None
2010-04-19 New in vitro study results of Hydrofiber dressing to be presented at SAWC/WHS 2010 0 None
2010-04-19 7% of elementary school children infected with T. tonsurans: Pediatrics 0 None
2010-04-19 Study shows long-term effect of vitamins and calcium supplements in breast cancer reduction 0 None
2010-04-19 Role of lactate in breast cancer development to be showcased at AACR 2010 0 None
2010-04-17 Enhancing drug residence time may help develop better diagnostic, therapeutic agents 0 None
2010-04-17 Racial disparities in sleep and health-related quality of life 0 None
2010-04-17 More physical loading may delay disc degeneration: Research 0 None
2010-04-17 Lack of health insurance to delay emergency treatment during heart attack: Study 0 None
2010-04-17 Project to integrate data from climate modelling, disease forecasting systems for predicting epidemics 0 None
2010-04-17 Australian study uncovers mechanisms involved in the progression of Alzheimer's disease 0 4
2010-04-17 Study shows beneficial impact of TYSABRI on QoL in MS patients 0 None
2010-04-17 New treatment options for patients with SAH 0 None
2010-04-17 MiRNA-21 interferes with Herceptin therapy, says study 0 None
2010-04-17 Genomic portrait may predict liver cancer recurrence: Study 0 None
2010-04-17 Marker found in iPS cells correlates with levels of pluripotency: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-17 ADHD behaviors in children associated with serotonin activity and self-blame 0 None
2010-04-17 Immune system cells that impede wound-healing process discovered 0 None
2010-04-17 New drug to stop the growth of prostate cancer tumors investigated 0 None
2010-04-17 70% of COPD patients under-diagnosed due to lack of disease knowledge 0 None
2010-04-17 Treatment with high dose UDCA no more effective for NASH: German study 0 None
2010-04-17 Researchers study effectiveness of TeleCare in keeping individuals healthy 0 None
2010-04-17 Federal cancer research is 'at a breaking point,' IOM study finds 0 None
2010-04-16 Victims of SCA treated with AEDs by bystanders have much greater chance of survival 0 None
2010-04-16 Cancer Research UK announces launch of new team to co-ordinate children's cancer trials 0 None
2010-04-16 Premature ejaculation causes intense distress on men and partners 0 None
2010-04-16 Genome Alberta launches competition for bovine and swine genomics research projects 0 None
2010-04-16 Study: Higher risk of NHL and Cholangiocarcinoma associated with HBV infection 0 None
2010-04-16 AKI patients admitted to hospital on a weekend more likely to die: Study 0 None
2010-04-16 Shampoo and detergents may form cancer-causing substance in wastewater 0 4
2010-04-16 Diagnosis errors have put patient health in danger: NPSA study 0 None
2010-04-16 New study may help devise better treatment strategies for cancer and heart disease 0 None
2010-04-16 Road signs could be further improved to ensure older driver safety 0 None
2010-04-16 Sexual minorities more likely to experience posttraumatic stress disorder 0 None
2010-04-16 Flavonoids of onion are natural alternative to artificial additives in food industry: Study 0 4
2010-04-16 Self-monitoring of Coumadin levels reduces risk of blood clots by 50%: Study 0 None
2010-04-16 Long-term monitoring and education needed to protect lungs of young patients 0 None
2010-04-16 Age-related declines in peripheral nerve function may be related to metabolic factors: Study 0 None
2010-04-16 Embryos with two mums to remove the risk of hereditary diseases: new research 0 None
2010-04-16 UALR researcher receives federal grant to track estrogen-mimicking compounds in consumer products 0 None
2010-04-16 Nottingham and Japanese scientists to study genetic variation of E. coli bacteria 0 None
2010-04-16 Certain genetic variations linked to tooth decay, periodontitis 0 None
2010-04-16 Four-protein complex provides new target for thwarting cancer migration, invasion 0 None
2010-04-16 Dark chocolate reduces damage to blood vessels of cirrhotic patients: Spanish research 0 3
2010-04-16 Study on primary cilia formation may lead to new therapies for ciliopathies 0 None
2010-04-16 Low levels of vitamin D associated with lower lung function in children with asthma 0 None
2010-04-16 New research on EKG signals could help heart patients in future 0 None
2010-04-16 New study describes impact of chronic pain on black men 0 None
2010-04-16 Research may provide better clinical outcomes for patients with aggressive type of brain cancer 0 5
2010-04-15 Study links cancer growth to sugar-based modification found naturally in the body 0 None
2010-04-15 Sorrento Therapeutics completes construction of fully human mAbs library 0 5
2010-04-15 Celgene, Agios Pharmaceuticals form global strategic collaboration on targeting cancer metabolism 0 1
2010-04-15 Study finds variation in H1N1 infection risks and antibody levels: JAMA 0 None
2010-04-15 Novel drug helps discover mechanisms underlying female sexual arousal 0 None
2010-04-15 Ibuprofen demonstrates efficacy over acetaminophen for treatment of pain and fever 0 None
2010-04-15 New findings may allow clinicians to prevent complications in pregnancy 0 None
2010-04-15 MDA awards over $21M in grants for advancing critical neuromuscular research 0 None
2010-04-15 Earplugs and eye masks could help intensive care patients get better night's sleep 0 None
2010-04-15 Fast foods contain insufficient iodine content, says new research 0 4
2010-04-15 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, AACR awarded four Innovative Grants for pancreatic cancer research 0 None
2010-04-15 Patients with RLS using rotigotine achieve sustained improvements 0 None
2010-04-15 Potential new drug for treatment of MS to be presented at AAN Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-04-15 Study combines CT and VBM to provide accurate picture of autistic brain 0 None
2010-04-15 Study provides support for relationship between APOE4 gene and risk of Alzheimer's disease in Latinos 0 None
2010-04-15 Comparing effectiveness of PET and other molecular imaging techniques: SNM receives $48,000 AHRQ grant 0 None
2010-04-15 Research team to receive AACR Team Science Award 0 None
2010-04-15 UA Superfund Research Program to study contaminated dust, water and health issues 0 None
2010-04-15 Tapeworm infections of brain increasing in Mexico and bordering southwestern states 0 None
2010-04-15 Researchers identify gene that appears to increase risk of Alzheimer's disease 0 3
2010-04-15 New research indicates exercise-based rehabilitation can benefit heart failure patients 0 None
2010-04-15 Molecular biologist awarded 2010 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network - AACR Career Development Award 0 None
2010-04-15 PROP compound linked to obesity and risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2010-04-15 52% migraine sufferers found relief from headache with Aspirin: review 0 5
2010-04-15 PSI acquires PEG-based technology 0 None
2010-04-15 Breast Cancer Research: Thinner girls may be at higher risk of breast cancer 0 None
2010-04-15 AMRI announces multi-year research agreement with Navigen Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2010-04-15 Financial concerns can delay heart attack treatment 0 None
2010-04-15 Comparative effectiveness funds spur changes, but not without critics 0 None
2010-04-15 Happiness, well-being tied to the lives of others 0 4.5
2010-04-15 Australian scientists sequence genome of pancreatic cancer 0 4
2010-04-14 Insurance status and heart attack, many patients not seeking needed help 0 None
2010-04-14 Anticonvulsants increase suicide risk 0 None
2010-04-13 Foods that protect from Alzheimer’s 0 4.5
2010-04-13 Benefits of moderate alcohol drinking on stroke risk counteracted by cigarette smoking 0 2
2010-04-13 Researchers discover two synthetic small molecule drugs to prevent death of human stem cell 0 None
2010-04-13 Sigma Life Science announces latest version of 'Your Favorite Gene Powered By Ingenuity' research portal 0 None
2010-04-13 Over 17,000 scientists convene at AACR 101st Annual Meeting 2010 0 None
2010-04-13 High level of microRNAs found in patients with high-risk multiple myeloma 0 None
2010-04-13 $15M grant to support research and development of new health care IT infrastructure 0 None
2010-04-13 Strains of Salmonella beginning to emerge in HIV-infected people in Africa 0 5
2010-04-13 TD2, Horizon Discovery announce strategic alliance to advance personalized medicine 0 None
2010-04-13 Silence Therapeutics reorganizes resources following Intradigm merger 0 None
2010-04-13 First direct recording of mirror neurons in the brain 0 None
2010-04-13 Research investigates GI and GL values of Chinese traditional foods 0 None
2010-04-13 Researchers invent zinc-stapled insulin to reduce insulin-related cancer risk 0 None
2010-04-13 Cancer drug, antiviral agent can eradicate active virus infection and tumor: UNC School of Medicine 0 None
2010-04-13 CSL Behring calls for grant requests through LEAD program 0 None
2010-04-13 Genzyme, Arecor establish strategic partnership for developing advanced protein therapeutic formulations 0 None
2010-04-13 Real-time elastography method depicts liver hardness: Study 0 5
2010-04-13 Research finding suggests HCV interference with hepcidin synthesis 0 None
2010-04-13 Vitamins touted in skin care products reduce signs of sun-damaged skin: Study 0 None
2010-04-13 Study investigates cerebral cortical response to biliary stimulation 0 None
2010-04-13 Tufts Medical Center researchers discover new biological pathway for advanced AMD 0 None
2010-04-13 Common drug used to treat Burkitt lymphoma can activate EBV: Study 0 None
2010-04-13 Researchers may be one step closer to slowing the progression of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-04-13 IDF awarded NIH grant for advancing knowledge in PIDD through continuance of USIDNET program 0 None
2010-04-13 High glycemic diet in women linked to increased risk of coronary heart disease 0 None
2010-04-13 No nicotine in e-cigarettes for Australians yet 0 4
2010-04-13 Uninsured migraine sufferers likely to get inadequate treatment: Neurology 0 None
2010-04-13 Compound that kills specific lymphoma cells discovered 0 None
2010-04-13 Research on efficacy of yoga in breast cancer treatment attracts award of over $4.5M 0 None
2010-04-13 Increase in circulating stem cells can be achieved through Stem-Kine: Study 0 None
2010-04-13 Pregnancy-related deaths dropped by 35%: IHME study 0 None
2010-04-13 New research highlights adverse effects of air pollution on human reproduction 0 2
2010-04-13 More treatment doesn't mean better outcomes, studies show 0 3
2010-04-13 Genes influence chronic kidney disease risk: Research 0 None
2010-04-13 Research article reports association of chronic upper GI symptoms with diabetes 0 None
2010-04-12 Overcoming resistance - new options for the treatment of ovarian cancer 0 5
2010-04-12 Drinking during adolescence increases risk of benign breast disease in young women 0 None
2010-04-12 Obese children have stiffer arteries than leaner counterparts 0 None
2010-04-12 Carestream Molecular Imaging, OncoVision sign exclusive agreement for Albira PET/SPECT/CT imaging system 0 None
2010-04-12 Study explains why Hispanics are less likely to undergo colorectal cancer screening 0 None
2010-04-12 Hormones leptin and insulin work together to affect regulation of blood sugar levels, female fertility 0 None
2010-04-12 UCCS, Texas A&M Health Science Center announce collaboration in bioenergetics, immunology and cell life 0 None
2010-04-12 BioClinica to showcase expanded suite of services at upcoming global industry conferences 0 None
2010-04-12 Aptium Oncology Myeloma Consortium launched 0 None
2010-04-12 Eating fruit and vegetable slightly reduces risk of developing cancer: Study 0 None
2010-04-12 March issue of Educational Researcher examines new findings and research directions 0 None
2010-04-12 People without migraines can filter out more visual noise: Study 0 None
2010-04-12 Patients receiving medications in 90-day supplies less likely to have adherence problems: Study 0 None
2010-04-12 Researchers report major step forward in effort to understand and engineer protein structure 0 None
2010-04-12 Global study shows wide variations in treatment of women with early breast cancer 0 5
2010-04-12 Accumulation of mutated protein may explain damaging cellular behavior in Huntington's disease 0 4
2010-04-12 Research opens way for development of new preventions and treatments for breast cancer 0 None
2010-04-12 Research shows association between LRP16 expression in colorectal cancer and disease related death 0 None
2010-04-12 Scientists identify specific mechanism that triggers resistance to vancomycin 0 None
2010-04-12 Kidney disease genes discovered 0 None
2010-04-12 NCI renews SWOG's operating grants for six years 0 None
2010-04-12 Researchers investigate effects of nanoparticles on yeast 0 None
2010-04-12 U-M Medical School researchers earn $366M in NIH research funding in fiscal year 2009 0 None
2010-04-12 S. thermophilus CRL 1190-fermented milk effective in therapeutic treatment of chronic gastritis: Research 0 1
2010-04-12 Remediable conditions influence health, development and growth of young children 0 None
2010-04-12 Study pioneers phenotyping of human metabolome 0 None
2010-04-12 Ku protein employs unique mechanism for DNA repair: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-12 Study suggests new ways to improve anti-cancer chemotherapies 0 None
2010-04-12 Scientists discover and block pathway responsible for link between stress, anxiety and depression 0 None
2010-04-09 Secrets to happiness, depression in centenarians identified 0 None
2010-04-09 DISH should be considered an important cause of dysphagia among older adults: Study 0 None
2010-04-09 Gamma-tocotrienol kills prostate tumour cells in animal model studies 0 4
2010-04-09 Level of bacteria on fresh produce can vary according to income level: Study 0 None
2010-04-09 More public-private partnerships crucial for success of Italian pharmaceutical industry 0 None
2010-04-09 Broken heart disease affects women in post menopause period 0 5
2010-04-09 Drugs that affect methylation state of genes could reverse autism's effects: The FASEB Journal 0 None
2010-04-09 Increase in delaying retirement likely to gain speed: RAND study 0 None
2010-04-09 Interprovincial migration rates for health care workers decline: CIHI study 0 None
2010-04-09 Independent management of diabetes a huge issue for teens 0 None
2010-04-09 Inovio Biomedical receives $2.8M grant to develop DNA vaccine for HCV 0 None
2010-04-09 World's largest autism science and advocacy organization awards 16 new research grants 0 None
2010-04-09 Omega-3 fatty acids improve nerve regeneration, prevent psychotic disorders and reduce cellular aging 0 5
2010-04-09 Study finds link between autism and social influence 0 None
2010-04-09 Obese adolescents sleep less 0 None
2010-04-09 Researchers show iRGD peptide increases treatment efficacy against cancer 0 None
2010-04-09 Happy marriage may help prevent fatal strokes in men: Study 0 None
2010-04-09 Blood levels of carbon dioxide may be linked to near death experiences after heart attack 0 None
2010-04-09 PESA CNIC-Santander trial initiative to increase knowledge about cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2010-04-09 Nanotechnology-based vaccine cures mice with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2010-04-09 Pfizer to expand clinical trials in Asia, work on development of antibiotics for drug-resistant TB 0 None
2010-04-09 LA BioMed to receive $9.7M federal grant for construction of new Chronic Disease Clinical Research Center 0 None
2010-04-08 Raised levels of carbon dioxide in blood may lead to ‘near death experiences’ 3 None
2010-04-08 UBC doctoral candidate discovers a mechanism for silencing retroviruses 0 None
2010-04-08 Study shows benefits of oxytocin nasal spray in children with ASD 0 None
2010-04-08 Smoking may increase risk of MS in people who have established risk factors for MS 0 None
2010-04-08 Americans are getting heavier younger and carrying extra weight for longer periods: Study 0 None
2010-04-08 Cempra Pharmaceuticals announces schedule of poster presentations at ECCMID 2010 0 5
2010-04-08 Obstructive sleep apnea more than doubles stroke risk in men 0 None
2010-04-08 ADDF, AFTD announce recipients of Frontotemporal Dementia Drug Discovery Program award 0 None
2010-04-08 Creation of Healthcare Virtual Career Platform: Competition for $13.2M in grant funds 0 None
2010-04-08 UNC Charlotte researcher improves lives of families and children affected by birth defects 0 None
2010-04-08 OSU-CG12 agent kills cancer cells through energy restriction: Study 0 None
2010-04-08 Sigma-Aldrich, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma enter distribution agreement for RESOMER polymers 0 None
2010-04-08 Educating individuals about healthcare costs could lead to efficient use of healthcare system 0 None
2010-04-08 Debiopharm Group, Biocartis sign investment agreement 0 None
2010-04-08 9/11 rescue teams’ lungs still affected and aged by 12 years: say researchers 0 None
2010-04-08 Adherence to type 1 diabetes treatment lags if parents don't monitor 0 4
2010-04-08 Secretary of Health announces five health research grants to improve health of Pennsylvanians 0 None
2010-04-08 Intermittent exotropia will lead to nearsightedness in most children 0 None
2010-04-08 Pair of proteins excreted in urine could lead to earlier diagnosis of kidney cancer: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-08 Obstructive sleep apnea associated with increased risk of stroke in men 0 None
2010-04-08 Entry to aged-care facilities largely preventable 0 None
2010-04-08 Transcendental Meditation may reduce symptoms of depression 0 None
2010-04-08 Women need to be educated on osteoporosis risk factors and treatment: Study 0 None
2010-04-08 Researchers discover two genetic regions that influence birth weight 0 None
2010-04-08 Scientists discover how mechanical stress promotes new bone growth 0 None
2010-04-08 Women living in northeastern U.S. more likely to develop RA: Study 0 None
2010-04-07 Researchers develop new mouse model of VUR to study chronic kidney disease in children 0 None
2010-04-07 HRV devices reduce respiratory symptoms in children: Study 0 2
2010-04-07 Researchers find small inverse relationship between intake of fruits, vegetables and cancer risk 0 None
2010-04-07 Implementation of electronic health record systems may not be enough to improve health quality 0 None
2010-04-07 CAV1 gene variation contributes to kidney transplant failure: JAMA 0 None
2010-04-07 Therapeutic swing for autism-spectrum disorder sheds metallic particles directly into eyes of children 0 None
2010-04-07 Researchers commence Phase 2 research study to test CERE-110 for AD 0 None
2010-04-07 Study provides benchmark data to evaluate quality of management of sickle cell disease 0 None
2010-04-07 Tigermed Consulting signs alliance agreement with ICON 0 None
2010-04-07 Research highlights first steps in the formation of Lewy bodies, the hallmark of Parkinson's brain 0 4
2010-04-07 Stimulant medication normalizes brain function in children with ADHD: Study 0 None
2010-04-07 Sickle cell disease: Rehospitalization rates high 0 None
2010-04-07 Jantibody Therapeutics, Pfenex collaborate in production of HSP-avidin fusion proteins 0 None
2010-04-07 Eating protein-rich eggs for breakfast reduces hunger, decreases calorie consumption throughout the day 0 5
2010-04-07 Traffic-related pollution near schools contributes to pediatric asthma 0 None
2010-04-07 Women with preeclampsia have fewer EPCs: Magee-Womens Research Institute 0 None
2010-04-07 Obesity can be detected in infants as young as 6 months: Study 0 None
2010-04-07 Soccer for Health 0 None
2010-04-07 Complex organic molecules speed development of new drugs 0 None
2010-04-07 New extra potent sunscreens in the pipeline 0 5
2010-04-07 Blocking POLQ gene activity can increase ability of radiotherapy to destroy tumours 0 None
2010-04-07 Many health care professionals not aware of health problems associated with mouth breathing 0 None
2010-04-07 Five helpings of fruits and vegetables a day may not cut cancer risk that much 0 None
2010-04-07 Children with FASD show high prevalence of developing epilepsy 0 None
2010-04-07 CancerGuide Diagnostics, Duke University form cancer research collaboration and licensing agreement 0 None
2010-04-07 Frequency of complex fusion procedures for lower back increased among Medicare recipients 0 5
2010-04-07 Newer treatments, closer monitoring of childhood cancer may improve longevity 0 None
2010-04-06 Scientists develop low-cost behavioral assessment to detect progression of MCI 0 None
2010-04-06 Childhood cancer survivors may not survive long says new study 0 None
2010-04-06 New study to compare Botox against oral medications for urge incontinence in women 0 4
2010-04-06 Alpha cells in pancreas can convert into insulin-producing beta cells: Study 1 3.5
2010-04-06 Older riders more likely to die from motorcycle accidents 0 None
2010-04-06 Exposure to certain chemicals may lead to early pubertal development 0 None
2010-04-06 Rice University's nano-bio-chip 93% specific in detecting patients with premalignant lesions 0 None
2010-04-05 Isis Pharmaceuticals to lease new 176,000 square foot research facility from BioMed Realty Trust 1 None
2010-04-05 Study: Reduced birth weight may lower risk of obesity later in life 0 1
2010-04-05 Scientists show carbon nanotubes can be broken down by MPO 0 None
2010-04-05 H70 study: People become more and more different as they age 0 4
2010-04-05 Rebirth of the cursed drug Thalidomide 0 2
2010-04-05 Why is the genome project not yielding results faster? 0 None
2010-04-05 New report questions the kinetics of T cell receptors 0 None
2010-04-05 Study refutes widely held belief that intentional weight loss in older adults leads to increased risk of death 0 None
2010-04-05 Secret to keep weight off after very-low-energy diet is to switch back to normal food: Sahlgrenska Academy 0 None
2010-04-05 Researchers identify three new genetic variants that increase risk of intracranial aneurysms 0 None
2010-04-05 Some therapies being investigated for Alzheimer's disease may cause cell death: UCSD 0 None
2010-04-05 Western Swedish women with breast cancer at greater risk of ovarian cancer 0 None
2010-04-03 Phase Forward to exhibit ICRS at 19th Annual Partnerships in Clinical Trials 0 None
2010-04-03 BioCenter: Launch point for biomedical innovation in North Texas 0 None
2010-04-03 Roadmap against autism, and herbal treatment that works 0 None
2010-04-03 Cancer research at Georgia Tech: Report 0 None
2010-04-03 Study highlights need for public education on osteoporosis risk factors and treatment 0 None
2010-04-03 Cellvax moves to new laboratory facility in ENVA 0 None
2010-04-02 Ontario Association of Medical Laboratories invites applications for 2010 Small Grants Program 0 None
2010-04-02 Nonromantic sexual partnerships: Risks and rewards 0 None
2010-04-02 Art-based interventions may help reduce adverse physiological and psychological outcomes 0 None
2010-04-02 PerkinElmer launches new SPB for meeting sample digestion needs in environmental and laboratory research 0 None
2010-04-02 Gastrointestinal tract disorders GERD and IBS interlinked 0 5
2010-04-02 Tel Aviv University researcher finds link between cigarette smoking and IQ 0 None
2010-04-02 Study shows drinking cherry juice can boost recovery time for Marathon runners 0 None
2010-04-02 MRI study reveals worry may offset negative effects of fear and depression 0 None
2010-04-01 Gene therapy improve survival rates among heart attack patients 0 5
2010-04-01 An inability to switch off - workers stressed by technology 0 None
2010-04-01 Innovative drug design wins medical research prize 0 4
2010-04-01 Protein vaccines for needle-free immunization through the skin 0 None
2010-04-01 Binge eating: Helping to stop binging while saving money 0 None
2010-04-01 Scientists discover how bats are so adept at avoiding objects 0 None
2010-04-01 Perception, rather than actual sleep quality may predict postpartum mood disturbances in new mothers 0 5
2010-04-01 Scientists use non-viral, synthetic nanoparticle carrier to restores vision 0 None
2010-04-01 Researchers develop experimental protocol to detect age-related memory disorders 0 None
2010-04-01 Masimo PVI predicts hemodynamic effects of PEEP in mechanically ventilated patients 0 None
2010-04-01 Neurologist develops SAGE tool to diagnose memory disorders 0 None
2010-04-01 Major breakthrough may help develop low toxicity drugs for sleeping sickness 0 None
2010-04-01 Bile secretions in small intestine send signals to disease-causing gut bacteria 0 None
2010-04-01 New index developed to determine risk of death in patients with end-stage kidney disease 0 None
2010-04-01 Hormone ghrelin may improve appetite in gastric cancer patients 0 None
2010-04-01 MDA awards 42 medical researchers and labs over $21M for critical neuromuscular research 0 None
2010-04-01 Leg length inequality linked to osteoarthritis: Study 0 1
2010-04-01 Substances from vegetable lamb plant show promise for treatment of osteoporosis 0 None

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