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Scientists produce for the first time an infectious form of the hepatitis C virus in laboratory cultures of human cells

Scientists produce for the first time an infectious form of the hepatitis C virus in laboratory cultures of human cells

Experimental drug works best in combination with older remedy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Experimental drug works best in combination with older remedy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Similarities in antiretroviral therapy efficacy in poorer countries to that in industrial nations

Similarities in antiretroviral therapy efficacy in poorer countries to that in industrial nations

Commonly used painkillers for treating inflammation may increase the risk of heart attack

Commonly used painkillers for treating inflammation may increase the risk of heart attack

Exposing SMA-affected cells to aminoglycoside drugs can increase SMN

Exposing SMA-affected cells to aminoglycoside drugs can increase SMN

Designed drug for combined hormone and chemotherapy treatment

Designed drug for combined hormone and chemotherapy treatment

Lorus Therapeutics receives patent allowance to protect novel anticancer drug

Lorus Therapeutics receives patent allowance to protect novel anticancer drug

International efforts to build a prosperous Africa are doomed unless malaria is tackled

International efforts to build a prosperous Africa are doomed unless malaria is tackled

MabThera highly effective in treating rheumatoid arthritis

MabThera highly effective in treating rheumatoid arthritis

Rituximab, used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is safe and effective

Rituximab, used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is safe and effective

Atrial fibrillation may soon have an effective treatment

Atrial fibrillation may soon have an effective treatment

Discovery of molecular mechanism that seems to play an important role in Alzheimer's disease

Discovery of molecular mechanism that seems to play an important role in Alzheimer's disease

Several minute intermediate stage in virus-cell fusion may represent a window of opportunity for drug development

Several minute intermediate stage in virus-cell fusion may represent a window of opportunity for drug development

Prototype drug shows promise in slowing replication of the virus responsible for SARS

Prototype drug shows promise in slowing replication of the virus responsible for SARS

Novel targets found for the development of drugs to complement, or replace, statins

Novel targets found for the development of drugs to complement, or replace, statins

New device has the potential to significantly reduce sequencing of the human genome

New device has the potential to significantly reduce sequencing of the human genome

Arena Pharmaceuticals issued new patent

Arena Pharmaceuticals issued new patent

Three pancreatic islet cell transplants successfully treat type 1 diabetic woman

Three pancreatic islet cell transplants successfully treat type 1 diabetic woman

Omega-3 combined with propofol may lead to new drugs to treat breast cancer

Omega-3 combined with propofol may lead to new drugs to treat breast cancer

Arthritis patients still suffer as drugs guidelines are ignored

Arthritis patients still suffer as drugs guidelines are ignored