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Cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitors tested in both prevention and treatment clinical trials

Cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitors tested in both prevention and treatment clinical trials

FDA fast tracks investigational anti-cancer drug, phenoxodiol

FDA fast tracks investigational anti-cancer drug, phenoxodiol

Protein important to nerve development serves the dual purpose of stimulating the growth of blood vessels

Protein important to nerve development serves the dual purpose of stimulating the growth of blood vessels

New therapy under development for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

New therapy under development for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

First ever study in hemodialysis patients to show stable hemoglobin levels

First ever study in hemodialysis patients to show stable hemoglobin levels

Red wine delivered though an aerosol for COPD, asthma, and possibly even arthritis

Red wine delivered though an aerosol for COPD, asthma, and possibly even arthritis

Marijuana-like compounds may aid Parkinson's disease, pain and obesity

Marijuana-like compounds may aid Parkinson's disease, pain and obesity

Smoking shown to quell painful sensations and heighten positive emotions

Smoking shown to quell painful sensations and heighten positive emotions

New direction for spinal cord research

New direction for spinal cord research

Gastric acid-suppressive medications may increase risk of developing pneumonia

Gastric acid-suppressive medications may increase risk of developing pneumonia

Radiotherapy with cetuximab significantly improves disease control and survival in head and neck cancer

Radiotherapy with cetuximab significantly improves disease control and survival in head and neck cancer

Potential new protein marker for prognosis of breast and ovarian cancer

Potential new protein marker for prognosis of breast and ovarian cancer

Genes affect how asthma patients respond to albuterol

Genes affect how asthma patients respond to albuterol

Research opens new possibilities for the treatment of metabolic disorders such as diabetes and obesity

Research opens new possibilities for the treatment of metabolic disorders such as diabetes and obesity

Highly sensitive receptors in the brain may function differently in a person with a family history of alcoholism

Highly sensitive receptors in the brain may function differently in a person with a family history of alcoholism

Researchers have uncovered a specific signaling mechanism that contributes to the development of colorectal cancer

Researchers have uncovered a specific signaling mechanism that contributes to the development of colorectal cancer

Genetic predictions may bring “quantum leap” in breast cancer treatment success

Genetic predictions may bring “quantum leap” in breast cancer treatment success

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Brain protein called MC4R that plays a role in the urge to eat has now been found to influence appetite in a second way

Brain protein called MC4R that plays a role in the urge to eat has now been found to influence appetite in a second way

Investigational drug for pulmonary hypertension may improve the quality of life for patients with scleroderma and lupus

Investigational drug for pulmonary hypertension may improve the quality of life for patients with scleroderma and lupus