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Third of heart failure patients face increased risk of death because they do not receive an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor

Third of heart failure patients face increased risk of death because they do not receive an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor

Metabasis Therapeutics announces multi-center Phase 2 study to evaluate the orally administered antiviral compound remofovir mesylate

Metabasis Therapeutics announces multi-center Phase 2 study to evaluate the orally administered antiviral compound remofovir mesylate

New screening technique to look for genes that change patients' responses to cancer drugs and other medications

New screening technique to look for genes that change patients' responses to cancer drugs and other medications

Recommendation against the use of chemotherapy sensitivity and resistance assays

Recommendation against the use of chemotherapy sensitivity and resistance assays

FDA approves two fixed-dose combination treatments for HIV-1 infection

FDA approves two fixed-dose combination treatments for HIV-1 infection

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Smart gene therapy might effectively prevent the organ damage commonly suffered by heart attack victims

Smart gene therapy might effectively prevent the organ damage commonly suffered by heart attack victims

First-of-its-kind noninvasive imaging technique shows two proteins interacting

First-of-its-kind noninvasive imaging technique shows two proteins interacting

Injuries kill more Washingtonians under the age of 45 than all diseases combined

Injuries kill more Washingtonians under the age of 45 than all diseases combined

New alternative offered by physicians to help patients who suffer from heartburn

New alternative offered by physicians to help patients who suffer from heartburn

Schering-Ploug will return more than $9 million to the Texas Medicaid program for the company’s fraudulent reporting of prices for drug Claritin

Schering-Ploug will return more than $9 million to the Texas Medicaid program for the company’s fraudulent reporting of prices for drug Claritin

European recommended approval of Remicade for treatment of psoriatic arthritis

European recommended approval of Remicade for treatment of psoriatic arthritis

Scientists create mice that don't gain weight, even when fed fat-laden, high calorie diets

Scientists create mice that don't gain weight, even when fed fat-laden, high calorie diets

Warning for counterfeit drugs simvastatin and carisoprodol recently imported from Mexico

Warning for counterfeit drugs simvastatin and carisoprodol recently imported from Mexico

Using topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to relieve the pain of osteoarthritis is only beneficial for the first two weeks

Using topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to relieve the pain of osteoarthritis is only beneficial for the first two weeks

Australian Commonwealth and Queensland Governments sign public health funding agreement

Australian Commonwealth and Queensland Governments sign public health funding agreement

Study shows blood transfusions during heart surgery appear to increase death risk

Study shows blood transfusions during heart surgery appear to increase death risk

China has 1.4 million new cases of tuberculosis every year - more than any country except India

China has 1.4 million new cases of tuberculosis every year - more than any country except India

Rapid detection of anthrax inhalation

Rapid detection of anthrax inhalation

Medicare prescription drug plan for seniors and the disabled is providing substantial discounts on drugs

Medicare prescription drug plan for seniors and the disabled is providing substantial discounts on drugs