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Novel anti-obesity compound shows promise for treatment of obesity

Novel anti-obesity compound shows promise for treatment of obesity

Overexpression of a protein called Down Syndrome Critical Region 1 (DSCR-1) reduces tumor growth

Overexpression of a protein called Down Syndrome Critical Region 1 (DSCR-1) reduces tumor growth

Genes affect how asthma patients respond to albuterol

Genes affect how asthma patients respond to albuterol

Scientists identify compounds that mimic calorie restriction

Scientists identify compounds that mimic calorie restriction

Clinical trial established that two drugs, levodopa and pramipexole, are both viable initial treatments for Parkinson's disease

Clinical trial established that two drugs, levodopa and pramipexole, are both viable initial treatments for Parkinson's disease

Anti-hypertensive drug clonidine before non-cardiac surgery reduces risk of complications due to inadequate blood flow to the heart

Anti-hypertensive drug clonidine before non-cardiac surgery reduces risk of complications due to inadequate blood flow to the heart

Clinical study compares treatments in early Parkinson's disease

Clinical study compares treatments in early Parkinson's disease

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Cancer drug gefitinib (Iressa) may be able to restore tamoxifen's anticancer activity

Cancer drug gefitinib (Iressa) may be able to restore tamoxifen's anticancer activity

What causes polycystic ovary syndrome?

What causes polycystic ovary syndrome?

Antipsychotic compound bifeprunox worth USD 1 billion per year to Solvay and Wyeth

Antipsychotic compound bifeprunox worth USD 1 billion per year to Solvay and Wyeth

Britannia Pharmaceuticals’ partner receives FDA approval for Parkinson’s disease treatment

Britannia Pharmaceuticals’ partner receives FDA approval for Parkinson’s disease treatment

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) overview

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) overview

FDA approves Advair Diskus® for children with asthma

FDA approves Advair Diskus® for children with asthma

FDA approves new breakthrough Parkinson's drug

FDA approves new breakthrough Parkinson's drug

Estrogen–like drugs may help postmenopausal women

Estrogen–like drugs may help postmenopausal women

GlaxoSmithKline files asthma treatment drug for approval in Japan

GlaxoSmithKline files asthma treatment drug for approval in Japan

GlaxoSmithKline and Theravance to form strategic alliance

GlaxoSmithKline and Theravance to form strategic alliance

Researchers find new purpose for existing drugs to suppress colon cancer metastasis, secure post-radiation brain function, and trick tumors

Researchers find new purpose for existing drugs to suppress colon cancer metastasis, secure post-radiation brain function, and trick tumors

Drug Based on Brain Chemical Could End Narcolepsy and Insomnia

Drug Based on Brain Chemical Could End Narcolepsy and Insomnia